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Find out about events; art and exhibitions; children’s activities and family fun; community and special events; walks and tours taking place in the City of London. Also its green spaces, libraries and at the London Metropolitan Archives.

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  1. Title:
    Life on the London Stage
    Date:
    10-07-2017 - 06-12-2017
    Location:
    London Metropolitan Archives
    Time:
    12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
    Cost:
    Free - exhibition, no need to book. Open during normal office hours
    Event description:
    This exhibition will uncover the lives of performers on the London stage, from the days of Elizabethan theatre to the 20th century. Original records that document the successes of some of London’s most celebrated performers will appear alongside workhouse records, court registers and other sources. From Shakespeare’s forgotten brother to Charlie Chaplin and the stars of Music Hall, Life on the London Stage will delve into our and present a fascinating record of the lives of London’s entertainers.
  2. Title:
    Summer Reading Challenge 2017 – Animal Agents
    Date:
    15-07-2017 - 09-09-2017
    Location:
    Barbican Children's Library
    Time:
    12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
    Cost:
    Free
    Event description:
    This summer there’s something strange happening at the library – and that’s where the Animal Agents come in!
  3. Title:
    Animal Agents Treasure Hunt
    Date:
    24-07-2017 - 01-09-2017
    Location:
    Artizan Street Library and Community Centre
    Time:
    01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
    Cost:
    Admission free
    Event description:
    Track down the 8 animal spies hiding in Artizan Library. If you can find them all you'll be a fully fledged 'Animal Agent' and qualify for a certificate and special prize!
  4. Title:
    Bird-watching walks on the Heath
    Date:
    01-08-2017
    Location:
    Hampstead Heath : Outside Parliament Hill Staff Yard
    Time:
    10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Cost:
    Free, donation suggested.
    Event description:
    Explore the Heath and observe its beautiful range of avian wildlife with the Marylebone Bird Watching Society.
  5. Title:
    Exhibition: Annual Summer Art Show
    Date:
    01-08-2017
    Location:
    Epping Forest : The View
    Time:
    10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Cost:
    Free, no booking required.
    Event description:
    The annual Summer show celebrates its 5th year with a collection of work from local artists reflecting the many delights of Epping Forest.
  6. Title:
    Let's talk!
    Date:
    01-08-2017
    Location:
    Barbican Library
    Time:
    10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Cost:
    Free, no booking required
    Event description:
    Do you want more confidence speaking English? Join us every Tuesday to improve your English.
  7. Title:
    The Adventures of Young Alfred Hitchcock
    Date:
    01-08-2017
    Location:
    London Metropolitan Archives
    Time:
    02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
    Cost:
    £5 - booking essential
    Event description:
    Alfred Hitchcock lived in Limehouse from the age of eight. In a new book series film historian Jude Cowan Montague reimagines his early life drawing on real life events and reports. Hitch meets Peter the Painter and gets caught up in the Siege of Sidney Street.
  8. Title:
    Summer Reading Challenge Fun Day
    Date:
    01-08-2017
    Location:
    Barbican : Barbican Centre Garden Room and Conservatory
    Time:
    02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
    Cost:
    Admission free
    Event description:
    Join us for an afternoon of fun
  9. Title:
    Exhibition: Forest Charter 800 for all
    Date:
    02-08-2017
    Location:
    Epping Forest : Queen Elizabeth's Hunting Lodge
    Time:
    10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Cost:
    Free, no booking required.
    Event description:
    The Forest Charter was signed by the 9 year old Henry III in 1217. Its provisions protected the rights of ‘free men’ to enter and earn a living on Forest land for centuries afterwards. Discover why your dog should be very grateful that ‘expeditation’ of dogs is no longer required. Ponder your pig's ‘pannage’ opportunities and learn how to avoid charges for ‘chiminage’. This exhibition features newly commissioned illustrations, activity sheets and a window into what people wanted to do in forests, 800 years ago.
  10. Title:
    Exhibition: Annual Summer Art Show
    Date:
    02-08-2017
    Location:
    Epping Forest : The View
    Time:
    10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Cost:
    Free, no booking required.
    Event description:
    The annual Summer show celebrates its 5th year with a collection of work from local artists reflecting the many delights of Epping Forest.
  11. Title:
    Summer STEM Club
    Date:
    02-08-2017
    Location:
    Barbican Children's Library
    Time:
    10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Cost:
    Free
    Event description:
    Take part in exciting activites at the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) Club.
  12. Title:
    In Search of Clerkenwell
    Date:
    02-08-2017
    Location:
    London Metropolitan Archives : Meet at LMA reception
    Time:
    11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
    Cost:
    £10 - booking essential
    Event description:
    Explore Clerkenwell, dubbed ‘the city’s medieval suburb’ with its religious houses, the well that gave the area its name, and streets that Shakespeare, Hogarth, Dickens and Lenin would have been familiar with. 800 years of history thread through its streets and we follow the trail of artists, writers, craftsmen, martyrs, eccentrics and others who have lived here.
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