What’s On This Week

Head to the Horniman Museum in Forest Hill for interactive storytelling Photo: Julian Osley

SuperHomes Birthday Tour

Date: September 16

Location: Culford Road, De Beauvoir Town, N1 4HL

Cost: Free

About: SuperHomes are celebrating their 10th birthday by giving tours around eco-friendly homes and giving energy saving tips.

Link: Find more information here


De Beauvoir Flower and Produce Show

Date: September 17

Location: St Peter's Church, De Beauvoir Road, N1 4DA

Cost: Free

About: A competition of home-grown flowers, vegetables, fruit, baked goods, jams and crafts, with entry open to everyone.

Link: Contact nancylkorman@hotmail.co.uk for more information


Martin Puryear Solo Exhibition

Date: September 19

Location: Parasol unit gallery, 14 Wharf Road, N1 7RW

Cost: Free

About: American artist Martin Puryear's solo exhibition is showing in London for the first time and includes sculpture and works on paper.

Link: Find more information here

Bach to Baby Family Concert

Date: September 18

Location: St Mildred's Church, CR0 7EB

Cost: £8-12, children free

About: Tots dance, roam about and revel in the wonder of live music, while you take a moment out of your busy day to hear top notch performances by outstanding musicians, with your young babes in tow.

Link: Find more information here


Kid’s Choir

Date: September 17

Location: The Scoop, Queen's Walk, Barking, SE1 2DB

Cost: Free

About: Hear the heart-warming sounds of over 400 primary school children singing together and exploring themes of the Thames and the issues facing children today.

Link: Find more information here


Giant Community Loom

Date: September 17

Location: 99 George Street, CR0 1LD

Cost: Donation required

About: The London Loom weaving studio giving a special demonstration of their Giant Loom, everyone welcome to have a go at the Giant black and white Loom for a donation, with proceeds going to a local charity.

Link: Get your tickets here

Pop-up film night

Date: September 20

Location: Rivoli Ballroom, 350 Brockley Road

Cost: £12

About: Watch 80s cult classic Back To The Future. The venue will also be selling hot dogs, popcorn and ice cream.

Link: Find more information here


Music Discovery Day

Date: September 16

Location: Prendergast School, SE4 1LE

Cost: Free

About: A chance for children to go along and ignite their love of music with a chance to listen to performances and have music lessons.

Link: Find more information here


A World of Stories

Date: September 17

Location: Horniman Museum and Gardens, SE23 3PQ

Cost: Free

About: Enjoy some of London’s best storytellers whisk you to faraway places and different times with fun, interactive sessions.

Link: Find out more here

Foo Fighters Pop-up Pub

Date: September 15-20

Location: 339 cambridge heath road, E2 9LH

Cost: Free

About: US rock band the Foo Fighters have opened a themed pop-up pub called the Foo Fighters Arms. There will be a pub quiz and exclusive prizes.

Link: Find more information here


A Hero’s Tale

Date: September 16-17

Location: 192-196 Hanbury Street, E1 5HU

Cost: £5

About: Workshop and performance with dance and music and songs which are sung and signed.

Link: Contact katja@artcatcher.co.uk for more information


Exhibition Launch: Protests of the 80s

Date: September 21

Location: 227 Bancroft Road, E1 4DQ

Cost: Free

About: This exhibition examines the impact of the closure of the docks on the local community, and explores the protests which took place during the 1980s in response to redevelopment on the Isle of Dogs.

Link: Find out more information here

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