Idea Store - New Activities & Events February - March

New Activities & Events February - March

February

Theatre Show: The Ugly Duckling (and other stories)
Cubitt Town Library is pleased to welcome the Openbook Theatre Company for a performance of their new play, ‘The Ugly Duckling’. Spaces are limited so book a ticket at the helpdesk to avoid disappointment.
Suitable for ages 5 - 11 years
Tuesday 14 February,  2:30pm

Book Group
For LGBT History Month join us to talk about this year’s choice, ‘Maurice’ by E.M.Forster. Everyone welcome.
Thursday 16 February, 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Prime Time: Infamous Crimes
We welcome back Gary Powell talking about cases that made British criminal history.
Fun for the over 50s
Thursday 2 February, 10.30am – 12.00pm

Prime Time: LGBT History Month
James Woodhouse, who lived in East London for many years, celebrates LGBT History Month by talking about his life as a gay man and his involvement in the gay community.
Fun for the Over 50s
Thursday 9 February, 10.30am – 12.00pm

Prime Time: The Story of LUSH
Mira Manga works for Lush who sell hand-made cosmetics and unique cleansing soaps. Mira has written a book about the firm and talks about her involvement with it, including The Lush record label.
Fun for the Over 50s
Thursday 16 February, 10.30am – 12.00pm

Prime Time: Film Show - 'Lady in the Van'
Part of a series of monthly film shows.
Fun for the Over 50s
Thursday 23 February, 10.30am – 12.00pm

 

March

Prime Time: Furniture Making
Mark Gould talks about his work designing and making furniture.
Thursday 2 March, 10:30am – 12:00pm

Prime Time: There is nothing amateur about amateur dramatics.
Walter Berwick gives us an insight into the acting world.
Thursday 9 March, 10:30am – 12:00pm

Prime Time: Upper North Street School
On this anniversary of the bombing of the school, Stan Kaye tells us about the special events planned for this year in memory of the children who were killed in the 1917 air raid.
View the online exhibition.
Thursday 16 March, 10:30am – 12:00pm

Book Group
On the occasion of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day (8th March) we will be reading and discussing ‘The Woman Upstairs’ by Claire Messud. Everyone welcome.
Thursday 16 March, 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Prime Time: Author Visit - Juliet West 'The Faithful'
To mark Women’s History Month, author Juliet West presents her latest novel highlighting how women coped with the effects of war.
Thursday 23 March, 10:30am – 12:00pm

Prime Time: Film Show - 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel'
Part of our series of monthly film shows.
Thursday 30 March, 10:30am – 12:00pm