Issue 22. Up Your Street


Wed 10th June free 6-9.30pm Singing auditions at Union Chapel for a major concert 11th July 2015. Trained and untrained singers. All welcome. Don’t forget your drinking water and snacks. Check Eventbrite for details and to book a place. Some of us already booked and raring to go! Beware that Highbury and Islington is undergoing major road works just outside the station.

Thurs 11th June free 10.30-noon Canning Town Library collage art workshop with Rosetta Art Centre. (first of many monthly workshops). Drop in. That’s Barking Road, East Ham.

free 6pm Rosetta students are invited to an art workshop at the Centre in West Ham with Angela Lyn. (That’s all I know. Ring Hassan or email to join in.)

Fri 12th June free London Live on Satellite TV showing “Pool Of London” fictional drama from Ealing Studios.

                                free 10.30 -12.30 Brenda Coyle’s doodle workshops at Art and Therapy. St Margaret’s. Bethnal Green. As I write Up Your Streeters secured the last places.

Tues 16th June free 1-3pm Claremont Project’s trip to Estorick Art Gallery in leafy Islington. Book with Blanche at Claremont.

free 10.30-5pm Learning Trust Hackney’s session with “On The Record” at Hackney PictureHouse reminiscing event. Book at the Learning Trust and good luck there .

free 10.30-1.00pm second of six workshops with sculptor Esther Neslen at The Mill E17. Need to book.


Up Your Street’s Bonus list featuring Stuart Low Trust and The Claremont Project in Islington

  Up Your Street finding free activities for seniors around
The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.                  
Tues 25th June free 11-noon Tap dancing performance at the  Claremont Project in The Angel Islington. (Become a member).
Thurs 27th June free 2.30-4.30pm. Film “Life In A Day” (94 mins)at Claremont.(Members only. Join up).The film made in 2011 is a documentary based on You Tube clips.
Tues 2nd July free Join Stuart Low Trust and go on a free trip to The Ragged School Museum. Meet 11 am Angel underground station entrance. Lunch generously given freely. Book in advance.
                     free 11-2pm With Claremont, visiting new exhibition at The Estorick Gallery in posh Islington. Book in advance.02078373402
                      free 3-5pm Strawberry tea in Culpeper Gardens by The Angel Islington. Ask Claremont to reserve you a place.
Fri 28th June free 6.30-9pm. Stuart Low Trust  at St Mary’s Community Centre in Upper Street. Free supper too. Islington “Buildings Exploratory for seniors'”  speaker to talk about Clerkenwell.
Fri 5th July free        2-3pm Claremont, White Lion Street for members (join up anyway: it’s free) Flamenco dancing and music.
Wed 10th July free  2.30pm “Life of Pi” at Rio Cinema, Dalston. Free cake and tea too. Long film.
Sat 13th July free 10am film screening at the Tate Modern “Art Is…”. Book your place at Tokarska Gallery in Forest Road E17.
Sat 20th July  Free? Creative writing at The Mill E17.
Senior VOLUNTEERS needed.
1) The Kids Kitchen in the Hornbeam Centre e17 can train you on 18th July for free to run a kids kitchen. Ask at The Hornbeam.
2) Women seniors needed to assist at NANA’s in Chatsworth Road.E5.