Issue 18. Up Your Street.
Shared by Folu
“I just wanted to tell you about Gascoyne 1 Community centre, Gascoyne Road, E9. Activities for people over 50. 50p entrance fee. 3-4 pm exercise, refreshments then bingo follows. Starts at 3-6pm
It is run by Hackney marsh partnership.” Thanks, Folu.
Sun 11th June Barking Folk Festival.
Tues 13th June £1 10-1pm . The Mill E17. Hilary’s Tuesday’s Sociable Sewing. Hilary getting us ready for “Fabrications” fabric exhibition at the Mill in July!
Drop in but here is the message to regular attenders:-
“On 13th June, bring a list of all the projects you would like included, with sizes for the larger pieces.
(If you are not able to come, just email them to me).
A group decision on how many of those pieces we can select from each person.”
All will be fabulously soft.
Wed 14th June £2. 2.30pm Rio Cinema Dalston “Hidden Figures” Thanks to BN for sharing.
Thurs 15th June free 4pm “Heroes art exhibition” launch at Claremont, in the Angel,Islington. Nibbles and chat, art and company. Hibo Wardere is on the wall as ‘heroine’ along with all those mums now aged 90 who scraped pennies and rations to provide for their families. We salute them.
Fri 16th June free 5.30-7pm at the Noted Eel and Pie House 481A Leytonstone High Road. E11
Life of the eel. Part of [dis]tinct events for the community. Free dinner for first 40 attenders.
free to view. 7pm Very informal launch of “Art With Bees” exhibition at Butler’s Bakery Cann Hall Road E11 Whilst there, have some jerk chicken and salad or a rum punch, all reasonably-priced.
Average £6.50. “Ladies Who Jerky”.6pm. A group from Up Your Street dining out and why not?
Sat 17th June free 12-6pm Studio 3 Arts in Boundary Road, Barking. Open art day as a summer festival with fun events.
Exhibition to view too.
Sun 18th June free. Various workshops given by seniors . Venues around Shoreditch area.. Programme at Royal Voluntary Service.