Pick of the Line: Live music and lean limbs

Get yourself down to Croydon's Saturday Sangha Morning sessions! Pic: Lyn Tally

Get yourself down to Croydon’s Saturday Sangha Morning sessions! Pic: Lyn Tally

Relax and unwind with yoga classes and live music as this week’s Pick of the Line gives you a taste of the cultural flavour from across the Eastlondlines area.

Lewisham Live! Live Winds

Wind and brass groups perform in the magnificent surroundings of Goldsmiths Great Hall. Groups are particularly encouraged to include music featured in the BBC’s '10 Pieces' project.

Time: 7pm, March 10

Place: Goldsmiths


Using poetry and live folk music, this show if for anyone who has ever tried to untangle a family anecdote, or wished they knew more about where they came from.

Time: 7pm to 8pm, March 11

Place: The Albany Centre and Theatre

London Technical Fashion Apprenticeship Recruitment Day

Aged 16 to 24 and passionate about fashion? Employers will be looking for young people to join them as an apprentice.

Time: 10.30am to 12.30pm, March 11

Place: Open Kitchen, 40 Hoxton Street, London, Hackney, N1 6LR

Lunchtime Talk: Twentieth-Century paintings at the Geffrye

Take a closer look at the Geffrye Museum’s painting collection with a curator. Free entry, no need to book!

Time: 1pm - 2pm, March 13

Place: Geffrye Museum, Kingsland Road, Hackney, E2 8EA

Beekeeping for Beginners

The course is aimed at anyone with an interest in beekeeping and will cover the life of the honeybee, how to set up an apiary, beekeeping gear and keeping bees healthy.

Time: 7.30pm to 9.00pm, March 8

Place: Spa Hill Allotments, Spa Hill, Croydon, SE19 3TU

Saturday Sangha Morning

Join the Croydon Buddhists for their Saturday Sangha Morning sessions at the Croydon Buddhist Centre. The classes involve chanting, mediation and discussions on Buddhist themes. Instructions in meditation is available if required.

Time: 10.30pm, March 7

Place: Croydon Buddhist Centre, 98 High Street, Croydon, CR0 1ND

Adventures of the Black Square: Abstract Art and Society 1915-2015

This epic show takes Kasimir Malevich’s radical painting of a black square, first shown in Russia 100 years ago, as the emblem of a new art and a new society. The exhibition features over 100 artists who took up its legacy, from Buenos Aires to Tehran, London to Berlin, New York to Tel Aviv.

Time: Jan 15 to Apr 6

Place: The Whitechapel Galley, 80-82 Whitechapel High Street, E1 7QX

Women’s History Month: Steakhouse LIVE

Join Steakhouse Live, a women-led arts company who often curate pieces which interrogate gender, for an evening of unusual performance in the Arts Bar & Cafe.

Time: 7.30pm, March 12

Place: Arts Bar & Cafe




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