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Come out to Tennis, Jazz or Singing in the Garden? - Football alternatives!

Enjoy being outdoors with others – Wimbledon Tennis on the big screen at Kings X, Granary Square until 6.7.14 or Friday night (27th) enjoy WTW Jazz Band at Hargrave Hall and on Sunday (29th) Sing Along in beautiful King Henrys Walk Garden!

Love music? Support your local Islington Jazz Band – all welcome to the rehearsal on the last Friday of every month. N19 5SP

Great volunteer event tonight. All ages together, cakes, arts, choirs. Get involved – find out how  Islington.hereto.org 

Christmas Day Party at The Haberdashery

Thank you to Massimo, the staff, the volunteers and generous donors who made the day special for local older people! The food, music and great atmosphere was appreciated.

13th November at 10am – 12noon Roger B Williams MBE, will be playing a 45 minute programme of classic gems on the Chapel’s magnificent Henry Willis pipe organ.

Join us for tea, coffee and cake!!

Union Chapel

On Monday we had the pleasure of being whisked off to St Paul’s Cathedral to hear a symphony orchestra and choir performing a War Requiem as part of the City of London Festival. With 10 free tickets snapped up, and free taxi rides to and from St Pauls, our group were excited and raring to go!

With a pre-concert introduction and Q&A with the performers, the concert was given another dimension and made more accessible to those who may not have experienced such a thing before.

The group had a fantastic time, and also really enjoyed visiting St Paul’s Cathedral, many of whom had not been since they were children, and were very impressed with the architecture and incredible sound.

So a huge thanks to Phillipa from City of London Festival, we are looking forward to next year already!

Cucina for concert pic

 

We met for a quick coffee at Cafe Cucina beforehand…

cars leaving cucina

…then we were whisked away to St Pauls!

 

Starting next Friday 31st May, from 8 – 10pm we will be enjoying free Jazz Nights at Hargrave Hall near Archway. FREE to people over 55 living in Islington, come and join in for refreshments, live Jazz from the WTW Band and meet new people!

Call Activities Manager Ellie Shipman to book your place on 0207 281 6018.

 

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