Children & Young People

Inspire offers numerous opportunities for children and young people to develop their creativity - organising a range of exciting projects and workshops. 

Whilst our libraries and venues are closed take a look at the resources we have gathered for you and your families to get involved with online. Visit the Children and Families section of Inspire Online here.

Inspire Youth Arts

Inspire Youth Arts

(IYA) is an award winning, specialist creative team dedicated to producing innovative, high quality, bespoke arts projects with young people across Nottinghamshire and beyond.


Inspire Music: Teaching

Inspire Music: Teaching

(IMT) provide lessons in schools during the school day.  Music teaching is available on instruments ranging from the piano and harp to drums and guitars, and we also offer singing lessons. 



Nottinghamshire Music Education Hub

Nottinghamshire Music Education Hub

is a group of schools and music organisations working together to provide the best possible music making opportunities for children and young people in Nottinghamshire.

CAPTIVE - The Nottinghamshire Cultural Education Partnership

Captivate is Nottinghamshire's Cultural Education Partnership

We are the creative home for children and young people, schools, teachers and cultural enablers to access high-quality arts and cultural experiences across Nottinghamshire, with a current focus on the areas of Ashfield and Mansfield.