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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:
    Rattle
    Date:
    14-09-2017 - 22-12-2017
    Location:
    Barbican Library : Barbican Music Library
    Time:
    12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
    Cost:
    Free
    Event description:
    An exhibition of photos and memorabilia covering Sir Simon Rattle’s musical life to date.
  3. Title:
    Moscow State Circus
    Date:
    30-09-2017
    Location:
    Hampstead Heath : Lower Fairground Site, East Heath
    Time:
    12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
    Cost:
    See booking site for details
    Event description:
    Enjoy the spectacular Moscow State Circus at Hampstead Heath.
  4. Title:
    Nature Photography Workshop
    Date:
    30-09-2017
    Location:
    Hampstead Heath
    Time:
    08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
    Cost:
    £87.50 plus booking fee
    Event description:
    One-day workshops led by award winning wildlife photographer Matthew Maran.
  5. Title:
    Parkrun
    Date:
    30-09-2017
    Location:
    Hampstead Heath
    Time:
    09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Cost:
    Free
    Event description:
    Free, timed runs across beautiful Hampstead Heath.
  6. Title:
    Exhibition: Forest Charter 800 for all
    Date:
    30-09-2017
    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.
  7. Title:
    Wild East at Wanstead Flats
    Date:
    30-09-2017
    Location:
    Epping Forest : Jubilee Pond Playground, Wanstead Flats
    Time:
    01:30 PM - 04:30 PM
    Cost:
    Free, no booking required.
    Event description:
    Join Wild East and explore the hidden wildlife of Wanstead Flats. Make your own dragonfly model, search for water birds, make a plane tree pattern, plus lots more wildlife activities. All welcome.
  8. Title:
    Moscow State Circus
    Date:
    01-10-2017
    Location:
    Hampstead Heath : Lower Fairground Site, East Heath
    Time:
    12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
    Cost:
    See booking site for details
    Event description:
    Enjoy the spectacular Moscow State Circus at Hampstead Heath.
  9. Title:
    Exhibition: paintings by Barbara Sampson
    Date:
    01-10-2017
    Location:
    Epping Forest : The View
    Time:
    09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Cost:
    Free, no booking required.
    Event description:
    Enjoy an exhibition of enchanting paintings inspired by the Forest, courtesy of Barbara Sampson.
  10. Title:
    Queen’s Park London junior parkrun
    Date:
    01-10-2017
    Location:
    Queen's Park : Start at Children's Play Area
    Time:
    09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Cost:
    Free
    Event description:
    It is a 2k run for juniors only (4-14 year olds). If you're not a junior, how about trying one of the weekly Saturday parkrun events?
  11. Title:
    Exhibition: Forest Charter 800 for all
    Date:
    01-10-2017
    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.
  12. Title:
    Laughter Yoga
    Date:
    01-10-2017
    Location:
    Hampstead Heath : Parliament Hill Bandstand
    Time:
    11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
    Cost:
    Free, donation suggested.
    Event description:
    Laugh your stress away in these free comedic yoga sessions.
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