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Things to come: Oct 27-Nov 2

Published: 26 October, 2012


THEATRETRAIN Highgate on Saturdays. During term time. Classes in singing, dance and drama for six- to 18-year-olds. Highgate Newtown Community Centre, Winscombe Street entrance, N19. 07724 433 914. 10am-1pm.
RADICALS, Religion and Rivers: A Walk Through Clerkenwell. Meet outside the main entrance of Farringdon station, EC1.
07971 296 731. £6/£5, accompanied children under 12 free. 2pm.


DISTRACTED? Improve Concentration, Reduce Inefficiencies. The free positive talk series continues. The Neighbourhood Centre, St Mary’s Church,
Upper Street, N1. 4.30-6pm.
MURDERS, Monasteries and Martyrs: A Walk Through Smithfield. Meet outside Barbican station, 135 Aldersgate Street, EC1.
07971 296 731. £6/£5, accompanied children under12 free. 11am.
THE Angel’s Delights: A Walk Through the Heart of Islington. Meet at Angel station ticket barrier, Islington High Street, N1. 07971 296 731. £6/£5, accompanied children under 12 free. 2pm.


NUTRITION and Bone Health. The National Osteoporosis Society, North West London Support Group, present a
talk by Professor Susan Lanham-New. Swiss Cottage Community Centre, 19 Winchester Road, NW3. 020 7722 2016. £1.50. 1.30pm.
BALLROOM and Latin dance class with Steve. Whittington Community Centre, Yerbury Road, N19. 020 7272 1847. Weekly. £3.2-4pm.
BODY work classes. Including yoga, pilates and Tai Chi. Moving Arts Base, 134 Liverpool Road, N1. 07973 619 633. Weekly. 7.15-9.15pm.


CRAFT club for six to 11-year-olds. St Luke’s Centre, 90 Central Street, EC1. 020 7549 8181. Free. 4-6pm.
OVER-55s Tea Dance At West Library. Organised by Music for People and Islington Libraries. West Library, Bridgeman Road, N1. 020 7263 1751. Free, with tea and cake. 2-4pm.
YOGA. Everybody welcome, mats are provided, bring some water if possible. Matchless Gifts, 102 Caledonian Road, N1. 07779 284527. Donations. Noon-1.30pm.
KEEP Fit. Exercise class for Islington residents aged 55 and over. Drover’s Centre, North Road, N7. 020 7607 7701. £2. 1.30-2.30pm.
LONDON Medical Orchestra. Enjoy playing the orchestral greats. String vacancies, no audition. Highbury Roundhouse, 71 Ronald’s Road, N5. 7.30-9.30pm.


DRAMA Classes. For seven- to 11-year-olds. St Luke’s Centre, 90 Central Street, EC1. 020 7549 8181. Free. 4-6pm.
STREET Dance Classes. Fun for all levels, for ages 13 and over. Sequinpark Women's Gym, 240 Upper Street, N1. 020 7704 9844. £6/£4. 4.30pm.


SLOW (Surviving the loss of your world). A support group for bereaved parents. The Meeting Room, 30b Cathcart Hill, N19. 020 7684 1802. 11-12.30pm.
STROKE Support. A small friendly lunch group for people who have had stroke and their carers. South Islington Stroke Club, Neighbourhood Centre,
301 Upper Street, N1. 020 7359 1752. 12-2pm.


MEN’S keep fit. Classes for Islington residents aged 55+. Sotheby Mews Day Centre, Sotheby Mews, Sotheby Road, N5. 020 7226 1421. 1.30-2.30pm.
FREE Dance Classes for Senior Citizens. Creative dance sessions for over-60s. Newington Dance Space, 231 Stoke Newington Church Street, Studio 4, N16. 020 7241 4193. 1.30-2.30pm.


SELF Defence (Jeet Kune Do) Martial Arts Classes. Small classes for adult beginners to black belt. Highgate Newtown Community Centre, 25 Bertram Street, N19. 020 8347 7232. £7. Running Mon, Weds and Thurs 6.30-8pm.
PENSIONERS Club. Held every Weds and Thurs. Free minibus service to pick up and drop off. Highbury Roundhouse, 71 Ronalds Road, N5. 020 7359 5916. 12.30-3.30pm.
HEALTHY walks. Weekly and fortnightly walks meeting in N19, N7 and EC1, including Finsbury Park. 020 7527 2626. Free. Times vary.


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