New Activities & Events - October
Prime Time Events
Thursdays, 10:30am - 12:00pm
We visit Canary Wharf College to see the old premises of Dockland Settlements, the long-established charity and community organisation. Meet at the venue. Ask at the library helpdesk for more details.
Thursday 17 October
Barbara Stevens has been interested in arts and crafts since childhood. She talks about her work, which has links to the Isle of Dogs.
Thursday 24 October
This month we present ‘Brief Encounter’, a classic of British cinema, starring Celia Johnson and Trevor Howard.
Thursday 31 October
From November Prime Time will be Thursdays, 11:15am - 12:45pm
We are going to Peru!
Tony Lane, an agricultural scientist, lived and worked in Peru in the 80s. He talks about his experience of the country, its culture and people.
Thursday 7 November
Money, Debt and Universal Credit
Ripon Ray offers his financial expertise through advice sessions, journalism, radio, You Tube and podcasts. This is your chance to ask him your money-related questions.
Thursday 14 November
GrowTH Tower Hamlets
GrowTH is an initiative by local churches to respond to homelessness in our community. They run a night shelter and provide assistance in securing more permanent housing. Matt Endersby, Operations Manager, talks about their work.
Thursday 21 November
This month we present ‘How to Marry a Millionaire’, a Hollywood classic starring Marilyn Monroe.
Thursday 28 November
Malorie Blackman: Noughts and Crosses Craft Event
Thursday 24 October 2:30 - 3:30pm
Read from Noughts and Crosses by Malorie Blackman and make a drawing based on scenes from the book.
Make a Civil Rights Collage for Black History Month
Saturday 26 October 2:30 – 3:30pm
Learn about famous black historical figures and make a collage for Black History Month.