Swirling around the 5 Olympic and Paralympic Games boroughs I aim to find free events and activities for seniors. Any prices are at concession. Get out that Freedom Pass and go! Only need to book if indicated.
Sat 22nd Jan £5 8pm. I Richmond Rd African folk and reggae in Passing Clouds, Dalston.
Sun Jan 23rd free. 2pm Pheonix Cinema, East Finchley. 100 year celebration. “Playing Away” in association with Black History Studies.
Mon Jan 24th free 12.20-2.30pm Ballroom dance lessons and social time Round Chapel, Powerscroft Rd off Lower Clapton Road, Hackney. and a cuppa too. 60+ only.
Tues Jan 25th £2.50 2.30-5pm. Tea dance Leyton Plum Tree Studios, for seniors
Birckbeck College, Malet St 2pm free film “Drole De Drame”
Wed Jan 26th free 11-1pm textiles and screen-printing. Songololo-Feet Methodist Church, Richmond Rd, Dalston, Hackney.
free 12-5pm (Thurs til 9pm) Chat’s Palace, Chatsworth Rd E5. Exhibition extended until 31st Jan. “Last of The real High Streets”.
free until 7th March. Hackney Museum, Mare St. Photographic exhibition Ethnic minorities “coming out”.
£3.50 3.30pm. Stratford Picture House, E15. Silver Screen “The King’s Speech”. Complimentary tea, biscuits and a good welcome.
Thurs Jan 27th £1 noon-1pm Stratford Circus, Stratford Cultural
Quarter .Agewell Singing group for over 50s .
Fri Jan 28th free 1pm Foyer of Royal Festival Hall, South Bank, Gipsy entertainment
free 6.30pm with The Stuart Low Trust at St Mary’s Centre, Upper St, Angel,Islington.Learn the Cha Cha.
free Karaoke night at The White Swan and Cuckoo, Wapping High St. E.I
£3 need to book . London Museum Docklands. 6.30pm Yasmin Alibhai-Brown promotes her book “The Settler’s Cook Book” with tastings.
Sat Jan 29th free 10-1pm Beckton Community Centre, East ham Manor Way E6 icing cake workshop.
free 10.30-noon.West Ham Park in Upton Lane E7. Bird watching.Meet at bandstand.
added 25th Jan £3 3-5pm Church room, Round Chapel, Lower Clapton, Hackney.
Gypsy music and dance classes for 4 more weeks
Sunday Jan 30th free film. 2pm Museum of London Docklands “The Lavender Hill Mob”.
added 23rd Jan (just in ) free 2pm -5pm Gina Southgate’s art exhibition and live
music at Stoke Newington Library with refreshments too.
Mon Jan 31st free 2-4.30pm St Augustine’s Tower in Narrow Way, Mare St.,Hackney. Tour and talk and climb 135 steps .
Tues Feb 1st £3. Free if you read your poems. 7.30pm Bar Kick, 127 Shoreditch High St EI. Poetry for all.
£2 Passing Clouds I Richmond Rd, Dalston. Screenings and discussion on the permaculture revolution
Free for a few weeks yet …. Roman Greenwich exhibition. Greenwich Heritage, Woolwich