April 2019

Get on your bike!

Community cycling training, meeting Wednesdays at Trussler Hall, 10am-12pm. Learn to cycle, improve confidence, ride on safe roads and join group rides.

Meeting point:
TRUSSLER HALL COMMUNITY CENTRE
78 Grundy St, E14 6DR.

Bikes & Helmets provided and sessions are held at the Poplar Recreation Ground. Come to the April sessions and register to join Group Rides.

Youth café at Teviot

A new youth café has started up at Teviot Centre for 13-18 year olds. Wednesdays 4.00pm- 7.00pm

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Crafty International Womens Day in Aberfeldy

Sunny Jar Eco Hub celebrated International’s Women’s Day with Aberfeldy Community Centre. They had a ball creating crafty birds, learning about the many different uses of bicarbonate soda and enjoyed some warming cups of fruit peel and nettle tea.

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Over 60s tea dance

East End Community Foundation know how to put on a party!

George’s Green School, Thurs 18 April 1pm-4pm. £3 tickets / further information please contact Suzannah Wade: suzannah.wade@eastendcf.org / 0207 345 4445

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London Jobs Fair

100’s of job opportunities, fantastic employers and real live vacancies.
10 April, 10am-3.30pm York Hall E2 9PJ

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Easter Kids Club @ The Linc

Breakfast, lunch, games, arts n crafts, sports, treasure hunts and more! Monday – Thursday each week 8th April – 18th April 2019 9:15 am – 1:30 pm.

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Poplar Clothes Swap

The sustainable way to shop!
Thurs 11 April 5.00pm-8.00pm The Cabin

Click here for facts, games and quizzes about waste and recycling

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Make plans with E-Car this Easter!

Got plans this Easter? Get away with your family and friends and check out London’s top Easter events! Car Hire from £4.50

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Local Energy Advice Programme (LEAP)

Local Energy Advice Programme (LEAP) is a fantastic free service that can help save money and keep your home warm. More information about LEAP can be found be visiting www.applyforleap.org.uk

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Events at the BEEHIVE – April 2019

If you like complex math metal-esque experimentalism with sax- violin- trombone- guitar- bass- drums, the Beehive may have just what you’re looking for.

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What’s on at The Cabin

Find out what’s going on at The Cabin in April…from mindfulness to boxfit, dancing and lots more.

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Easter activities at Parish of Poplar

Join the Parish of Poplar for children’s activities this Easter.

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Teviot Afternoon Tea

Check out pictures from the Teviot Tea Party in March. London Tea Exchange (who supplied tea for Harry and Meghan’s Royal wedding!) served the tea and there were plentiful delicious cakes supplied by Leaders in Community.

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Artists' talk: Socially-engaged art practice in Tower Hamlets

Thursday 18 April, 6.30-7.45pm
Visual artists Kinsi Abdulleh and Saif Osmani will explore their socially engaged art practice over many years of working with the Somali and Bangladeshi communities in Tower Hamlets.

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Through their work, both artists have explored a wide range of issues including race and identity, gender and social justice, space and the public realm, language and cultural heritage. Free, no booking required.

Magus Café Roman Road

A local artist, Tom Lyddon from Teviot has an exhibition in Magus Café in Roman Road.

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Wellness Day

Free training and consultation with a personal trainer, free health checks and physiotherapy assessment. Thurs 11 April, 8am-8pm at Fit4Less Caspian Wharf.

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SPRING COMPETITION – WIN A £50 VOUCHER

What year was Billingsgate Market moved to the Isle of Dogs?
Send your answer and full name to sally.anthony@poplarharca.co.uk or text/Whatsapp: 07983 576501

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Dates for your diary

10th

London Jobs Fair

York Hall, 10AM-3.30PM
11th

Poplar Clothes Swap

The Cabin, 5–8PM
11th

Wellness Day

at Fit4Less Caspian Wharf, 8AM–8PM
18th

Over 60s tea dance

George’s Green School, 1–4PM
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