Positive Images Festival

Programme

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18 May 2018

Farmers’ Market

Friday 18 May

9:00am - 3:00pm

Food

The Farmers’ Market returns, offering a variety of fresh, locally sourced seasonal produce. There is a vast range of products on offer – honey, mustard, marmalade, jams, organic meat, sausages, flavoured rustic farmhouse breads, baguettes, croissants, cheese, pickles, fresh organic fruit and seasonal vegetables. Also a variety of takeaway foods on offer to tempt you as you browse. All goods are farmed within 50 miles of our region. Buy local and reduce your carbon footprint!
The Farmers’ Market takes place on the third Friday of each month.

Contact: Broadgate, City Centre

27 May 2018

Poetry Workshops with Emilie Lauren Jones

Sunday 27 May

1:00pm - 3:30pm

Arts & Crafts

No need to book, just turn up!

Location: Meeting Room at Central Library, Coventry

From 1.00pm to 3.30pm

Meet new people with an interest in poetry, share your work and learn new techniques for writing your own poems. No previous poetry experience is necessary! For more information email: positiveimagesfest@yahoo.com

3 June 2018

Multicultural Big Lunch (The Coventry Language Café)

Sunday 3 June

1:00pm - 5:00pm

Cultural Exchange

Coventry War Memorial Park, Kenilworth Road, CV3 6PT.

You will find us behind the aviary, between the War Memorial Monument and the Children’s Play Area.
Join our Multicultural Big Lunch! We are trying to represent as many different languages and nationalities as possible to celebrate Coventry’s diversity, community cohesion and welcoming ethos. Bring food and drink to share – from your country if possible – a (ball) game, an object that represents your country.

Coventry Language Café 
Contact: Murielle
Email: coventrylanguagecafe@outlook.com

Website: www.meetup.com/The-Coventry-Language-Cafe/
Facebook: en-gb.facebook.com/CoventryLanguageCafe/ 

 

6 June 2018

Open Day at The Weaver’s House

Wednesday 6 June

11:00am - 5:00pm

Other

Come along to this free Open Day and discover one of Coventry’s hidden treasures. Easily accessible from the city centre, The Weaver’s House is a restored medieval cottage complete with full size replica loom. There is a working garden filled with the herbs that would have been used by the family who lived there in medieval times. Refreshments are available.

The Weaver’s House, 121 Upper Spon Street, Coventry, CV1 3BQ

Tel. no.: 024 7625 7117

Email:  info@theweavershouse.org

Website: www.theweavershouse.org

Peace Picnic

Wednesday 6 June

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Cultural Exchange

The event will be the formal opening of the Coventry Peace Orchard by the Lord Mayor and is being held on the 74th anniversary of D-Day (6th June 1944). The event will also be attended by children from three local schools, who are helping to design an online educational and heritage resource for the site.

Visitor are asked to bring their own picnic. Soft drinks and light snacks will be provided.

Venue : Coventry Peace Orchard, access from Coundon Hall Park Changing Rooms car park, Tamworth Road CV6 2FR

Normandy Day UK

Email: ajd100@virginmedia.com

Website: https://www.normandy-day.co.uk/

 

9 June 2018

Coventry Pride events

Saturday 9 June

10:30am - 6:00pm

Other

9 June: Walking Parade through Coventry, gathering at 10.30am in Cathedral ruins.
9 – 10 June: University Square, opposite Coventry Cathedral, Priory Street: main Pride Festival location. Includes community information stalls, live music and family entertainment. Refreshment stalls and bars will be open from 12.00 noon through to 8.00pm. Closing at 6.00pm on Sunday. Inside the Herbert Art Gallery and Museum: community stalls, indoor music stage and cabaret and comedy stage.
9 – 10 June: Broadgate Square: Family Fun Fair and health and wellbeing stalls and information. 
All events are FREE.

For event times and further information.

Email: info@coventrypride.org.uk

Website: www.coventrypride.org.uk 
Facebook: www.facebook.com/PrideCov
Twitter: www.twitter.com/PrideCov 

 

Imagination Reading Café

Saturday 9 June

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Arts & Crafts

The next Imagination Reading Café (storytelling for families and children) will be held  from 2.00pm to 4.00pm at St. Peter’s Centre, Charles Street, CV1 5NP. Be prepared to be entertained by Kusumika Chatterjee, Pru Porretta and Jah-Man Aggrey.

Future dates: 28th July; 28th August; 22nd September; 13th October; 17th November and 8th December

10 June 2018

Styvechale Open Gardens

Sunday 10 June

11:00am - 5:00pm

Other

Come and visit ten lovely suburban gardens, including the 2017 Daily Mail National Garden Competition winner.
Home-made refreshments. Plants for sale.
Tickets: £4.00 adults, children free. All proceeds to Coventry Myton Hospice. Everyone very welcome.
Tickets from: West Orchard Reformed Church, The Chesils, CV3 6FP
Some of the gardens are open to organised groups, e.g. U3A, WIs, Garden Clubs by appointment.
Contact details:
Styvechale Open Gardens
c/o 2, The Hiron, CV3 6HT
Contact: Graham Pountney
Tel: 024 7650 2044
Email: grahampountney@btinternet.com

The Belgrade and Mercurial Dance

Sunday 10 June

2:00pm - 8:00pm

Arts & Crafts

The Belgrade and Mercurial Dance will host two extraordinary productionsin the Coventry Telegraph Building this July. 

City Final, takes audiences on an exciting journey around the building and through 50 years of Coventry life.

Retold, offers audiences a unique cabaret inspired by their personal memories. 

For ticket price information see website.

Contact Name: Belgrade Theatre

Organisation Name and Address: Belgrade Theatre, Belgrade Square, Coventry, CV1 1GS

Tel. no.: 024 7655 3055

Email: boxoffice@belgrade.co.uk

Website: http://www.belgrade.co.uk/readallaboutit

f:    @BelgradeTheatreCoventry                                           t:    @BelgradeTheatre

11 June 2018

Gender Equality (Ekta-Unity Group)

Monday 11 June

1:00pm - 2:30pm

Other

Our first introductory session, a presentation on Gender Equality, followed by discussion and debate on this important issue, in partnership with CRASAC. Light refreshments. 

Ekta-Unity Group
St. Paul’s Church Hall, 556 Foleshill Road, CV6 5AJ
Mobile: 07850 484 849
Email: info@ekta-unity.org

Website: www.ekta-unity.org
Facebook: ekta-unity

 

16 June 2018

Homework Club (Foleshill Community Library)

Saturday 16 June

9:30am - 10:30am

Other

Need some help with your homework? We can help you. From sums, writing, geography to history.

Ages 6-14 years welcome.

Repeat events on Saturday 23 and 30 June and 7 July 9.30am – 10.30am
Repeat events on Friday 22 and 29 June and 6 July 4.30pm – 5.30pm 
Foleshill Community Library
Broad Street, CV6 5BG
Tel: 024 7678 6977
Email: foleshill.library@coventry.gov.uk

Multicultural Craft and Food Fair

Saturday 16 June

10:00am - 4:00pm

Food

Arts & Crafts

Come along and browse 20 stalls for crafts, multicultural artefacts and food from around the world.

See our page for details of stalls and contacts.

Contact: Smithford Way, CV1 1FY

Arty-Folks - Willow Basket workshop

Saturday 16 June

10:00am - 1:00pm

Arts & Crafts

The workshop is free and for adults only.
Members of Arty-Folks will assist you to make a hanging basket using willow. 

Coventry Central Library, Smithford Way, Covenry CV1 1FY

Contact Name: Lorella Medici

Organisation: Arty-Folks
1st floor Eaton House
Coventry CV12FJ

Tel. no.:024 7641 4740

Mobile:074 4364 3634

Email: lorella.medici@arty-folks.co.uk

Website:www.arty-folks.co.uk

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Green Heart Project

Saturday 16 June

10:00am - 12:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Green Heart project activities; workshops and poetry competition.

Workshops to produce recycled green hearts for the environment to be made up into a giant green heart collage in selected schools and community groups.

Launch of collage at Holy Trinity Church in June.

for more information please email  gabrielle@back.fa.co.uk

 

Green Heart Project Exhibition

Saturday 16 June

10:00am - 4:00pm

Exhibitions

Green Hearts for the environment projects and giant collage display at Holy Trinity Church, Broadgate. Coventry CV1 5EX

for more information please email gabrielle@back.fa.co.uk

Sri Lanka Storytime

Saturday 16 June

11:00am - 11:45am

Arts & Crafts

Discover the land of spices with our colourful stories and craft activities. For 4-10 year olds, under 8's must be accompanied by an adult.

Jubilee Crescent Community Library, Jubilee Crescent Community Centre, Jubilee Crescent, Radford, CV6 3EX

Contact Details:

Tel. no.: 0247659 5728

Email: jubileecrescent.library@coventry.gov.uk

Website: www.coventry.gov.uk/libraries 
f: www.facebook.com/covlibraries    t: www.twitter.com/covlibraries 

Yoga taster sessions

Saturday 16 June

11:30am - 3:00am

Health & Wellbeing

Yoga taster sessions at the Priory Visitor Centre. 

Based in traditions of the past but so relevant today, yoga provides a great way to look after mind and body. This is an opportunity to try a free yoga class and learn more about yoga in the heart of historic Coventry.

Come along to one of our one-hour sessions at 11.30am, 12.30pm and 2.00pm on Saturday 16th June.

Venue: Priory Visitor Centre, 6 Priory Row, Coventry CV1 5EX

Contact Name: Peter Hunter

Organisation Name: Instinct Yoga

Contact Details:

Mobile: 07415 799770

Email: mail@instinctyoga.com

Website: www.instinctyoga.com

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Yoga at the Priory

Saturday 16 June

11:30am - 2:00pm

Health & Wellbeing

Based in the traditions of the past but so relevant today, yoga provides a great way to look after mind and body and is accessible to anyone. This is your opportunity to try a free yoga class and learn a little more about yoga at a great venue in the heart of historic Coventry.

Free Coventry Taster Classes at 11.30 am, 12.30 pm and 2.00 pm

Venue: Priory Visitor Centre. 6 Priory Row, Coventry CV1 5E

The sessions are part of the Coventry Positive Images Festival.
For more information or to book your place Contact :

Peter Hunter, tel./text 07415799770, e mail mail@instictyoga.com

For details of all of Peter’s classes visit www.instinctyoga.com.
 

Big Lunch

Saturday 16 June

12:00pm - 4:00pm

Food

Location: Outside the Central Library, Smithford Way CV1 1FY

Musical Concert, Dance and Poetry

Saturday 16 June

12:10pm - 4:00pm

Music

Location: Outside Central Library, Smithford Way CV1 1FY

Word Picture Fun for 5-10 year olds

Saturday 16 June

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Learn how to use lettering decoratively

Contact Name: Cheylesmore Volunteers

Organisation Name and Address

Cheylesmore Community Library

Poitiers Road, Coventry, CV3 5JX

Tel. no.: 7678 6966

Email: library@cheylesmorecentre.co.uk

Website: www.cheylesmorecentre.co.uk/library

f:https://www.facebook.com/cheylesmorelibrary                                               t:@CheylesmoreLib

Father Day Craft session

Saturday 16 June

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Come and make Father’s Day cards from different nations

 

Bell Green Library, Riley Square, Coventry, CV2 1LS

Tel. no.:02476 785819

Mobile: 07812741189

Email: Bellgreen.library@coventry.gov.uk

17 June 2018

Arty- Folks Exhibition

Sunday 17 June

12:00pm - 7:00pm

Exhibitions

Upper floor: Exhibition of artwork by members of Arty-Folks  who attend therapeutic  visual arts workshops.  
Arty-Folks empowers people to talk about, understand, and own their mental health and the artwork will open your eyes to the reality of living with a mental health condition.  

Main floor:   Wishing Tree, a sculpture created by members of Arty-Folks  who attend Making Headway group for young adults 18-30  who are struggling to find their own way forward.  

Venue : Coventry Central Library, Smithford Way, Covenry CV1 1FY

Sunday 17th June    12-4pm and Monday 18th June to Saturday 7th July  9.00am-7pm

Contact Name:        Lorella Medici

Tel. no.:        024 7641 4740

Email:lorella.medici@arty-folks.co.uk

Website:      www.arty-folks.co.uk

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18 June 2018

Coventry Refugee Week 2018

Monday 18 June

9:00am - 5:00pm

Health & Wellbeing

MiFriendly Cities and partners present: Coventry Refugee Week 2018

Watch this space for a week of events, talks and workshops happening in Coventry to celebrate our migrant friendly city. From culture and arts to health and wellbeing. A timetable for all residents of Coventry to enjoy. Our Coventry celebrations will be part of the national programme coordinated and managed by Counterpoint Arts.

Events will be running throughout the day.

Organisation Name and Address: Positive Youth Foundation 

Room N3Z.05, Coventry College, 50 Swanswell Street, Coventry, CV1 5DG

Contact Details: Positive Youth Foundation

Venue: TBC

Tel. no.: 02476 791190

Email: susie@positiveyouthfoundation.org

Website: www.positiveyouthfoundation.org

Green Heart Project

Monday 18 June

10:00am - 12:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Green Heart project activities; workshops and poetry competition.

Workshops to produce recycled green hearts for the environment to be made up into a giant green heart collage in selected schools and community groups.

Launch of collage at Holy Trinity Church in June.

for more information please email  gabrielle@back.fa.co.uk

 

Colour me Calm (Hillfields Library)

Monday 18 June

11:00am - 12:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Colour me calm – forget the world and colour a picture with Hillfields Library. Just for adults! .

Contact: 024 7678 6980

Email: hillfields.library@coventry.gov.uk

Hillfields Library 12 Victoria Street, Coventry, CV1 5LZ

Website: www.watchcharity.org.uk

Coffee and Chat

Monday 18 June

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Health & Wellbeing

Coffee and Chat – make friends, socialise, find out what training and services are available and improve your English language skills during our friendly group meetings. 


Venue :  WATCH, 12 Victoria Street, Coventry, CV1 5LZ

Tel. no.: 024 7655 0564 or 024 7678 6980 

Email: admin@watchcharity.org.uk

Website: www.watchcharity.org.uk

f:  WATCH Community Centre - Hillfields    t: @WATCHCHARITY
 

Date:  Monday 18th and 25th June          Time: 1.30-2.30pm

Information about repeat events:
Monday 2nd July 2018

Archery for all (Activity Club Coventry)

Monday 18 June

7:00pm - 9:00pm

Health & Wellbeing

Ricoh Arena Community Space, Judds Lane, CV6 6GE
Come and have a go at archery! 2 venues this year:
On Mondays at the Community Space in Stand B at the Ricoh Arena, Floor 1 and on Thursdays at the Folly Lane Football Club, 401 London Road, CV3 4DA from 6.00pm to 8.00pm
Repeat events at Ricoh Arena Community Space on 25 June and 2 July
Events at Folly Lane Football Club on 21 and 28 June and 5 July

Activity Club Coventry
Koco Community Resource Centre, Unit 15 The Arches, Spon End, CV1 3JQ
Tel: 024 7644 7104
Contact: Caroline Hobday / Mary Hart
Email: caz.andy2024@yahoo.co.uk

19 June 2018

Rhymetime around the world

Tuesday 19 June

10:45am - 11:15am

Arts & Crafts

Come along with your under 5’s. Join in the fun learning new songs and phrases and playing musical instruments.

 

Venue: Bell Green Library, 17-21 Riley Square, Bell Green, Coventry, CV2 1LS

Tel. no.:02476 785819

Mobile: 07812741189

Email: Bellgreen.library@coventry.gov.uk

Rhymetime – Make Music

Tuesday 19 June

11:00am - 11:30am

Music

We celebrate World Music Day (21/06/2018) a little early

Contact Name: Cheylesmore Volunteers

Organisation Name and Address

Cheylesmore Community Library

Poitiers Road, Coventry, CV3 5JX

Tel. no.: 7678 6966

Email: library@cheylesmorecentre.co.uk

Website: www.cheylesmorecentre.co.uk/library

f:https://www.facebook.com/cheylesmorelibrary                                               t:@CheylesmoreLib

20 June 2018

Create your own bonsai

Wednesday 20 June

9:30am - 12:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Trees are everywhere around us and they drop their "seeds". Come along and see how you can grow your own miniature trees from acorns, conkers and chestnuts. You will learn about planting, growing, trimming and shaping your creations. 

Organisation Name and Address 

Workers’ Education Association 

4th Floor, Lancaster House

67 Newhall Street, Birmingham, B3 1NQ

Mobile:07787684959

Email: sdin@wea.org.uk

Website: wea.org.uk

f:   https://www.facebook.com/WEACoventry                                            t: @weacoventry

Exhibition

Wednesday 20 June

11:00am - 5:00pm

Exhibitions

City Arcadia Gallery, City Arcade, Coventry City Centre, CV1 3HX
An art and research exhibition, featuring images and information on Coventry’s communities and the city’s cultural development.

Centre for Cultural and Media Policy Studies
University of Warwick, Milburn House, University Science Park, CV4 7AL
Tel: 024 7652 3523 (switchboard) 

Website: www.warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/theatre/_s/cp/staff/vickery/
f: www.facebook.com/Cultural-Economy-and-Global-Development-1510747775869517/
Contact: Jonathan Vickery
Email: J.P.Vickery@warwick.ac.uk

Mindfulness & Relaxation

Wednesday 20 June

5:30pm - 6:15pm

Health & Wellbeing

A free evening of meditation at Central Library. Travel with us through breathing exercises, light stretches and soothing mindfulness to make you feel as light as a feather!

Coventry Central Library, Smithford Way, Coventry City, CV1 1FY

Tel. no.:02476832458

Email: central.library@coventry.gov.uk 

Website: www.coventry.gov.uk/libraries

 f: www.facebook.com/covlibraries  t: www.twitter.com/covlibraries 

21 June 2018

Sahyadri Friends Group

Thursday 21 June

6:00am - 7:00am

Health & Wellbeing

We are celebrating International Yoga Day, where we would be performing some basic yoga postures. Please dress appropriately and kindly carry a yoga mat and drinking water. Please energize yourself before coming.

Disclaimer: - please consult your GP if you suffer from any health issues.

Contact Name: Chaitrali Chitre

Organisation Name and Address: Sahyadri Friends Group, 26 Lichfield Road, CV3 5FF

Venue: War Memorial Park, CV3 6PT

Mobile: 07466470553

Email: sahyadricoventry@gmail.com

King Henry VIII School Open House Event

Thursday 21 June

9:30am - 12:30pm

Other

This is a chance for the local community to visit Henry’s on a normal working day to see what a day at our school is really like. Our students provide tours of the school, so you can see lessons in action and get a feel for the positive atmosphere of the school.

Venue : King Henry VIII School, Warwick Road, CV3 6AQ

Tel. no.: 02476 271 111

Email: info@khviii.net

Website: www.kinghenrys.net

f: https://www.facebook.com/KingHenryVIIISchool/

t: https://twitter.com/KHVIIISchool

Coventry Live Poets

Thursday 21 June

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Come and listen to members of this well-known local group reading their work and perhaps share some of your own

Contact Name: Cheylesmore Volunteers

Organisation Name and Address: Cheylesmore Community Library

Poitiers Road, Coventry, CV3 5JX

Contact Details:

Tel. no.: 7678 6966

Email: library@cheylesmorecentre.co.uk

Website: www.cheylesmorecentre.co.uk/library

f:https://www.facebook.com/cheylesmorelibrary                                               t:@CheylesmoreLib

Stories from the Emerald Isle

Thursday 21 June

3:45pm - 4:30pm

Arts & Crafts

Come and listen to stories from Ireland and join in with the craft activities. For 4-10 year olds, under 8's must be accompanied by an adult.

Allesley Park Community Library, Allesley Park Neighbourhood Centre, Whitaker Road, CV5 9JE

Tel. no.: 0247667 5180

Email: allesleypark.library@coventry.gov.uk 

Website: www.coventry.gov.uk/libraries 

f: www.facebook.com/covlibraries    t: www.twitter.com/covlibraries 

Archery for all (Activity Club Coventry)

Thursday 21 June

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Health & Wellbeing

Come and have a go at archery! 2 venues this year:
On Mondays at the Community Space in Stand B at the Ricoh Arena, Floor 1 and on Thursdays at the Folly Lane Football Club, 401 London Road, CV3 4DA from 6.00pm to 8.00pm
Repeat events at Ricoh Arena Community Space on 25 June and 2 July
Events at Folly Lane Football Club on 21 and 28 June and 5 July
Activity Club Coventry
Koco Community Resource Centre, Unit 15 The Arches, Spon End, CV1 3JQ
Tel: 024 7644 7104
Mobile: 07804 154471 (Caroline Hobday) / 07432 441559 (Mary Hart)
Contact: Caroline Hobday / Mary Hart
Email: caz.andy2024@yahoo.co.uk

 

22 June 2018

Positive Images Community Information Fair

Friday 22 June

10:00am - 4:00pm

Cultural Exchange

Come along and meet many of Coventry’s voluntary and community organisations at 12 marquees (24 stalls), offering information and advice and recruiting volunteers.
See separate
Community Information Fair page for details of organisations involved and their contact numbers.

Contact: Smithford Way, CV1 1FY

Knit and Crochet

Friday 22 June

10:00am - 11:30am

Arts & Crafts

Join us every fortnight. Bring your knitting and crochet projects and share with the group as we knit and natter. Open to all levels. 

Coventry Central Library, Smithford Way, Coventry City, CV1 1FY

Tel. no.:02476832458

Email: central.library@coventry.gov.uk 

Website: www.coventry.gov.uk/libraries

 f: www.facebook.com/covlibraries  t: www.twitter.com/covlibraries 

Conversation Group

Friday 22 June

1:45pm - 2:45pm

Cultural Exchange

Want to improve your English? Enjoy meeting people? Come and join us for a chat and refreshments.

 

Bell Green Library, Riley Square, Coventry, CV2 1LS

Tel. no.:02476 785819

Mobile: 07812741189

Email: Bellgreen.library@coventry.gov.uk

Friday is for Football

Friday 22 June

4:30pm - 6:00pm

Health & Wellbeing

Join us at Moat House Leisure Centre for Free football! Open to anyone aged 13-18. Learn a new sport or brush up your skills and make friends too! 

Valley House, 55-57 Bell Green Road, Coventry, CV6 7GQ

Tel. no.: 02476 26 62 80

Email: info@valleyhouse.org.uk

Website: www.valleyhouse.org.uk

f: @ValleyHouseYouth                                    t:@ValleyHouseCov

Homework Club (Foleshill Community Library)

Friday 22 June

4:30pm - 5:30pm

Other

Need some help with your homework? We can help you. From sums, writing, geography to history.

Ages 6-14 years welcome.

Repeat events on Saturday 23 and 30 June and 7 July 9.30am – 10.30am
Repeat events on Friday 22 and 29 June and 6 July 4.30pm – 5.30pm 
Foleshill Community Library
Broad Street, CV6 5BG
Tel: 024 7678 6977
Email: foleshill.library@coventry.gov.uk

23 June 2018

Summer Open Morning and Art and Design Exhibition

Saturday 23 June

9:30am - 12:30pm

Exhibitions

King Henry’s opens its doors for a morning of excitement, fun and intrigue. Lots of subject activities taking place for prospective families and children interested in joining our community. We also present our annual A-Level Art and Design Exhibition. All are welcome!

Venue : King Henry VIII School, Warwick Road, CV3 6AQ

Tel. no.: 02476 271 111

Email: info@khviii.net

Website: www.kinghenrys.net

f: https://www.facebook.com/KingHenryVIIISchool/

t: https://twitter.com/KHVIIISchool

Homework Club (Foleshill Community Library)

Saturday 23 June

9:30am - 10:30am

Other

Need some help with your homework? We can help you. From sums, writing, geography to history.

Ages 6-14 years welcome.

Repeat events on Saturday 23 and 30 June and 7 July 9.30am – 10.30am
Repeat events on Friday 22 and 29 June and 6 July 4.30pm – 5.30pm 
Foleshill Community Library
Broad Street, CV6 5BG
Tel: 024 7678 6977
Email: foleshill.library@coventry.gov.uk

Hillfields Readers Group Open Day

Saturday 23 June

10:00am - 4:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Join us for an afternoon of poetry, storytelling and music.

Location: TBC

Community Big Lunch (Canley Popupcafe)

Saturday 23 June

11:00am - 4:00pm

Food

 

Priory Deram Park, CV4 8FT
Come and join a Community Big Lunch, hosted by the Canley Stakeholders Group to celebrate the diversity of Coventry over fun and food. There will be raffle prizes, a variety of stalls and fun activities. Just bring your own picnic and potluck dessert for sharing with everyone and enjoy!
Canley Popupcafe
34 Sheriff Avenue, Canley, CV4 8FD
Tel: 024 7678 6963

Email: drnor.aziz@hotmail.co.uk

F: Facebook.com/canleyconnections

 

Eid Celebrations

Saturday 23 June

11:30am - 3:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Crafts, stories and activities for all the family to celebrate the festival of Eid. 

 

Central Library, Smithford Way, CV1 1FY

Tel. no.:02476832314

Email: central.library@coventry.gov.uk 

Website: www.coventry.gov.uk/libraries 

f: www.facebook.com/covlibraries    t: www.twitter.com/covlibraries 

Great Get Together Lunch

Saturday 23 June

12:00pm - 3:00pm

Music

Join us in the cloisters and gardens for our medieval themed Great Get Together Lunch, enjoy music from Coventry busker Jimmy Kemp and The Precinct Violin Man. Our resident Deep Fact Friar will be offering tours of the Undercrofts and explaining the 1404 and 1459 Parliaments that took place in Coventry.   

Venue : Coventry Priory Visitors Centre (behind Nando’s) Priory Place. Coventry.CV1 1FE

Coventry Priory Community Interest Company. Coventry Priory Visitors Centre (Behind Nando’s) Priory Place. Coventry. CV1 1FE

Contact Details:

Tel. no. 02476552242

Mobile: 07846 863604

coventrypriory@gmail.com

Website: www.coventrypriory@gmail.com

f: Priory Visitors Centre               t:@coventrypriory

Colour yourself calm

Saturday 23 June

12:30pm - 2:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Discover designs from around the world (All age groups)

Venue: Bell Green Library, Riley Square, Coventry, CV2 1LS

Tel. no.:02476 785819

Mobile: 07812741189

Email: Bellgreen.library@coventry.gov.uk

A Day of fun for all ages

Saturday 23 June

1:00pm - 5:00pm

Food

Music

free day of fun for all ages including music, dance, sport, games, food from around the world, and much, much more!

Primrose Hill Park, Berry Street, Hillfields, Coventry, CV1 5FX

Tel. no.: 02476 227254

Website: www.covrefugee.org/

t:@CRMCCov

Coventry Welcomes Party in the Park

Saturday 23 June

1:00pm - 5:00pm

Cultural Exchange

Join Coventry Refugee and Migrant Centre and friends, as we celebrate Refugee Week with our annual #CovWelcomes 'Party in the Park' on Saturday 23 June.

Entry is free and a range of live music, freshly cooked food, games, activities and fun for all the family.

If weather is wet, an alternative venue will be announced on the CRMC Facebook page.

Venue : Primrose Hill Park, Berry Street, Hillfields, Coventry, CV1 5FX.

Date:  Saturday 23rd June 2018               Time: 1300 – 1700hrs

Contact: Coventry Refugee and Migrant Centre, Norton House, Bird Street, Coventry, CV1 5FX.

Tel. no.: 02476 227254

Email:info@covrefugee.org

Website: www.covrefugee.org

Polish themed Storytime

Saturday 23 June

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Join us for stories and crafts around the theme of Poland. For 4-10 year olds, under 8's must be accompanied by an adult.

Foleshill Community Library, Broad Street,CV6 5BG

Tel. no.: 02476786977

Email:  foleshill.library@coventry.gov.uk

Website: www.coventry.gov.uk/libraries
f: www.facebook.com/covlibraries    t: www.twitter.com/covlibraries

The Great Get Together

Saturday 23 June

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Other

Join us for tea, coffee and cake as part of ‘The Great Get Together’ to meet friends and neighbours and to see what Cheylesmore Library has to offer our community

Contact Name: Cheylesmore Volunteers

Organisation Name and Address

Cheylesmore Community Library

Poitiers Road, Coventry, CV3 5JX

Tel. no.: 7678 6966

Email: library@cheylesmorecentre.co.uk

Website: www.cheylesmorecentre.co.uk/library

f:https://www.facebook.com/cheylesmorelibrary                                               t:@CheylesmoreLib

Caribbean cruise Storytime

Saturday 23 June

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Discover the culture of the islands of the Caribbean at our Storytime and craft session. For 4-10 year olds, under 8's must be accompanied by an adult.

Aldermoor Community Library, Acorn Street, Stoke Aldermoor, CV3 1DP

Tel. no.:02476788438

Email: aldermoor.library@coventry.gov.uk 

Website: www.coventry.gov.uk/libraries 

f: www.facebook.com/covlibraries    t: www.twitter.com/covlibraries 

Sri Lanka Storytime

Saturday 23 June

2:00pm - 2:30pm

Arts & Crafts

Discover the land of spices with our colourful stories. For 4-10 year olds, under 8's must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Coundon Community Library, Moseley Avenue, CV6 1HT

Tel. no.: 02476786969

Email: coundon.library@coventry.gov.uk 

Website:www.coventry.gov.uk/libraries 

f: www.facebook.com/covlibraries  t: www.twitter.com/covlibraries 

Stories from the Emerald Isle

Saturday 23 June

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Come and listen to stories from Ireland and join in with the craft activities. For 4-10 year olds, under 8's must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Canley Community Library , Prior Deram Walk, CV4 8FT

Email: canley.library@coventry.gov.uk 

Website: www.coventry.gov.uk/libraries 

f: www.facebook.com/covlibraries    t: www.twitter.com/covlibraries 

24 June 2018

The Great Get Together for Jo Cox

Sunday 24 June

12:00pm - 4:00pm

Other

Come and meet your Friends and neighbours in the park. 
Bring a picnic and enjoy the fun. Try tennis and bowls for free, equipment provided. Games for children. Hot and cold drinks, ice cream and cakes available. 
Jo’s killing was designed to divide us and promote hatred. Our friends and family can think of no better response than an anniversary that brings us closer together and celebrates all that we have in common.

Venue : Spencer Park, Coventry, CV5 6NP
Email:;friendsofspencerpark@gmail.com

Website:     www.friendsofspencerpark.org

f: www.facebook.com/FriendsofSpencerPark
 

Poetry Workshops with Emilie Lauren Jones

Sunday 24 June

1:00pm - 3:30pm

Arts & Crafts

No need to book, just turn up!

Location: Meeting Room at Central Library, Coventry

From 1.00pm to 3.30pm

Meet new people with an interest in poetry, share your work and learn new techniques for writing your own poems. No previous poetry experience is necessary! For more information email: positiveimagesfest@yahoo.com

25 June 2018

Colour me Calm (Hillfields Library)

Monday 25 June

11:00am - 12:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Health & Wellbeing

Colour me calm – forget the world and colour a picture with Hillfields Library. Just for adults!

Contact: 0247 678 6980 

Hillfields Library,12 Victoria Street, Coventry, CV1 5LZ

Email: hillfields.library@coventry.gov.uk

Website: www.watchcharity.org.uk

Coffee and Chat

Monday 25 June

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Health & Wellbeing

Coffee and Chat – make friends, socialise, find out what training and services are available and improve your English language skills during our friendly group meetings. 


Venue :  WATCH, 12 Victoria Street, Coventry, CV1 5LZ

Tel. no.: 024 7655 0564 or 024 7678 6980 

Email: admin@watchcharity.org.uk

Website: www.watchcharity.org.uk

f:  WATCH Community Centre - Hillfields    t: @WATCHCHARITY
 

Date:  Monday 18th and 25th June          Time: 1.30-2.30pm

Information about repeat events:
Monday 2nd July 2018

Archery for all (Activity Club Coventry)

Monday 25 June

7:00pm - 9:00pm

Health & Wellbeing

Ricoh Arena Community Space, Judds Lane, CV6 6GE
Come and have a go at archery! 2 venues this year:
On Mondays at the Community Space in Stand B at the Ricoh Arena, Floor 1 and on Thursdays at the Folly Lane Football Club, 401 London Road, CV3 4DA from 6.00pm to 8.00pm
Repeat events at Ricoh Arena Community Space on  2 July
Events at Folly Lane Football Club on 28 June and 5 July
Activity Club Coventry
Koco Community Resource Centre, Unit 15 The Arches, Spon End, CV1 3JQ
Tel: 024 7644 7104

Contact: Caroline Hobday / Mary Hart
Email: caz.andy2024@yahoo.co.uk

26 June 2018

Digital Fabrication (FabLab Coventry)

Tuesday 26 June

10:00am - 2:00pm

Arts & Crafts

*FREE* European Social Funded Digital Fabrication course for anyone 16+ living in Coventry. If you have an artistic flair for making, designing, creating or are interested in technology, you can learn how to create your own 2D designs suitable for vinyl or laser cutting, in an Open College Network Accredited course! Pre-booking is essential and all 4 sessions have to be attended.
Repeat events on 27, 28 and 29 June.

FabLab Coventry
Unit 27, City Arcade, CV1 3HX
Contact: Helen Lewis
Tel: 024 7622 0296
Mobile: 07974 984 522
Email: helen.lewis@coventry.ac.uk

Website: www.covfablab.org.uk
Facebook: fablabcov
Twitter: @covfablab

 

27 June 2018

Colour Yourself Calm: World Cup special

Wednesday 27 June

10:30am - 12:00pm

Arts & Crafts

For ages 55+. Join our friendly group every fortnight for 'Colour Yourself Calm' sessions, where we colour, drink tea and eat biscuits.  This session focuses on the football World Cup. Don't miss out all you avid fans of colouring and football! 

Coventry Central Library, Smithford Way, Coventry City, CV1 1FY

Tel. no.:02476832458

Email: central.library@coventry.gov.uk 

Website: www.coventry.gov.uk/libraries

 f: www.facebook.com/covlibraries  t: www.twitter.com/covlibraries 

28 June 2018

Jungle Rhyemtime

Thursday 28 June

1:30pm - 2:00pm

Music

Discover songs about the jungle and its animals at our Rhymetime for 0-4 year olds. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Hillfields Community Library, WATCH, 12 Victoria Street, CV1 5LZ

Tel. no.: 02476786980

Email:hilfields.library@coventry.gov.uk

Website: www.coventry.gov.uk/libraries 
f: www.facebook.com/covlibraries    t: www.twitter.com/covlibraries 

Osteoporosis from the GP perspective (Coventry Osteoporosis Support Group)

Thursday 28 June

2:00pm - 3:30pm

Health & Wellbeing

St John the Baptist Church Hall (corner of Spon Street and Corporation Street), Coventry City Centre, CV1 3AY
Come and hear Dr Veeda D’Mello, who will answer your questions about osteoporosis. All meetings of our support group are open to the general public. The admission fee is £3.00 and includes refreshments. All access is wheelchair-friendly.
Dates of future meetings: 27 September and 29 November

Coventry Osteoporosis Support Group
Contact: Lynne Adams
Email: noslynne@gmail.com

Coventry Green Drinks (Giving Time And Solutions Ltd)

Thursday 28 June

5:30pm - 8:30pm

Cultural Exchange

Green Drinks is active in 500+ cities worldwide! If you work in the green sector, have an interest in sustainability and/or want to live a more natural, healthy lifestyle, come along and socialise with like-minded people at Coventry Green Drinks! Please get in touch if you might attend/are attending. 18+ ONLY

(Drop in. You can come at any time.)

Giving Time And Solutions Ltd
Registered Office: The TechnoCentre, Coventry University Technology park, Puma Way, CV1 2TT
Email: enquiries@givingtimeandsolutions.com

Website: www.givingtimeandsolutions.com
Contact: Tripta

 

Archery for all (Activity Club Coventry)

Thursday 28 June

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Health & Wellbeing

Come and have a go at archery! 2 venues this year:
On Mondays at the Community Space in Stand B at the Ricoh Arena, Floor 1 and on Thursdays at the Folly Lane Football Club, 401 London Road, CV3 4DA from 6.00pm to 8.00pm
Repeat events at Ricoh Arena Community Space on  2 July
Events at Folly Lane Football Club on 5 July
Activity Club Coventry
Koco Community Resource Centre, Unit 15 The Arches, Spon End, CV1 3JQ
Tel: 024 7644 7104

Contact: Caroline Hobday / Mary Hart
Email: caz.andy2024@yahoo.co.uk

 

The Little Mermaid

Thursday 28 June

7:00pm - 9:30pm

Music

King Henry’s annual summer theatre production about the mermaid Ariel’s desire to leave her father’s magical underwater kingdom. Can she convince Prince Eric it is her voices he seeks???
Tickets available on the door. £3 Adults and £2.50 concessions.

Venue : King Henry VIII School, Warwick Road, CV3 6AQ

Date: Thursday 28th and Friday 29th June

Tel. no.: 02476 271 111

Email: info@khviii.net

Website: www.kinghenrys.net

f: https://www.facebook.com/KingHenryVIIISchool/

t: https://twitter.com/KHVIIISchool

29 June 2018

New Age Kurling

Friday 29 June

1:00pm - 2:45pm

Health & Wellbeing

Come and have a go!

Suites all ages

2 sessions please book 8 per session, £3 per person to cover room hire, under 5's free

Folly Lane Football Club, 401, London Road, Coventry, CV3 4DA

Two sessions 1-1.45pm and 2-2.45pm

For more information please email caz.andy2024@yahoo.co.uk

Conversation Group

Friday 29 June

1:45pm - 2:45pm

Cultural Exchange

Want to improve your English? Enjoy meeting people? Come and join us for a chat and refreshments.

 

Bell Green Library, Riley Square, Coventry, CV2 1LS

Tel. no.:02476 785819

Mobile: 07812741189

Email: Bellgreen.library@coventry.gov.uk

Friday is for Football

Friday 29 June

4:30pm - 6:00pm

Health & Wellbeing

Join us at Moat House Leisure Centre for Free football! Open to anyone aged 13-18. Learn a new sport or brush up your skills and make friends too! 

Valley House, 55-57 Bell Green Road, Coventry, CV6 7GQ

Tel. no.: 02476 26 62 80

Email: info@valleyhouse.org.uk

Website: www.valleyhouse.org.uk

f: @ValleyHouseYouth                                    t:@ValleyHouseCov

Homework Club (Foleshill Community Library)

Friday 29 June

4:30pm - 5:30pm

Other

Need some help with your homework? We can help you. From sums, writing, geography to history.

Ages 6-14 years welcome.

Repeat events on Saturday 23 and 30 June and 7 July 9.30am – 10.30am
Repeat events on Friday 22 and 29 June and 6 July 4.30pm – 5.30pm 
Foleshill Community Library
Broad Street, CV6 5BG
Tel: 024 7678 6977
Email: foleshill.library@coventry.gov.uk

30 June 2018

Homework Club (Foleshill Community Library)

Saturday 30 June

9:30am - 10:30am

Other

Need some help with your homework? We can help you. From sums, writing, geography to history.

Ages 6-14 years welcome.

Repeat events on Saturday 23 and 30 June and 7 July 9.30am – 10.30am
Repeat events on Friday 22 and 29 June and 6 July 4.30pm – 5.30pm 
Foleshill Community Library
Broad Street, CV6 5BG
Tel: 024 7678 6977
Email: foleshill.library@coventry.gov.uk

Storytime and activities

Saturday 30 June

11:00am - 12:00pm

Other

A special Storytime and Activities to celebrate Positive Images

Contact Name: Cheylesmore Volunteers

Organisation Name and Address

Cheylesmore Community Library

Poitiers Road, Coventry, CV3 5JX

Tel. no.: 7678 6966

Email: library@cheylesmorecentre.co.uk

Website: www.cheylesmorecentre.co.uk/library

f:https://www.facebook.com/cheylesmorelibrary                                               t:@CheylesmoreLib

Polish themed Storytime

Saturday 30 June

11:00am - 12:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Join us for stories and crafts around the theme of Poland. For 4-10 year olds, under 8's must be accompanied by an adult.

Bell Green Community Library, 17-23 Riley Square, CV2 1LS

Tel. no.: 02476785819

Email: bellgreen.library@coventry.gov.uk 

Website: www.coventry.gov.uk/libraries 

f: www.facebook.com/covlibraries    t: www.twitter.com/covlibraries 

Tales from Kenya

Saturday 30 June

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Come and listen to tales from Kenya, learn to greet the Kenyan way, enjoy crafts and activities for all the family and much more…

 

Central Library, Smithford Way, CV1 1FY

Tel. no.:02476832314

Email: central.library@coventry.gov.uk 

Website: www.coventry.gov.uk/libraries 

f:     t: www.twitter.com/covlibraries 

Storytime and Crafts

Saturday 30 June

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Come and learn about Poland

 

Tel. no.:02476 785819

Mobile: 07812741189

Email: Bellgreen.library@coventry.gov.uk

Multicultural Concert of Music and Dance

Saturday 30 June

7:00pm - 10:00pm

Music

Join us for a Musical night from around the world.

Location: Ukrainian Hall, Leicester Causeway CV1 4HL

2 July 2018

Colour me Calm (Hillfields Library)

Monday 2 July

11:00am - 12:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Health & Wellbeing

Colour me calm – forget the world and colour a picture with Hillfields Library. Just for adults!

Hillfields Library,12 Victoria Street, Coventry, CV1 5LZ

Tel. no.:  024 7678 6980

Email: hillfields.library@coventry.gov.uk

Website: www.watchcharity.org.uk

Coffee and Chat

Monday 2 July

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Health & Wellbeing

Coffee and Chat – make friends, socialise, find out what training and services are available and improve your English language skills during our friendly group meetings. 


Venue :  WATCH, 12 Victoria Street, Coventry, CV1 5LZ

Tel. no.: 024 7655 0564 or 024 7678 6980 

Email: admin@watchcharity.org.uk

Website: www.watchcharity.org.uk

f:  WATCH Community Centre - Hillfields    t: @WATCHCHARITY
 

Date:  Monday 18th and 25th June          Time: 1.30-2.30pm

Information about repeat events:
Monday 2nd July 2018

Archery for all (Activity Club Coventry)

Monday 2 July

7:00pm - 9:00pm

Health & Wellbeing

Ricoh Arena Community Space, Judds Lane, CV6 6GE
Come and have a go at archery! 2 venues this year:
On Mondays at the Community Space in Stand B at the Ricoh Arena, Floor 1 and on Thursdays at the Folly Lane Football Club, 401 London Road, CV3 4DA from 6.00pm to 8.00pm
Events at Folly Lane Football Club on 5 July
Activity Club Coventry
Koco Community Resource Centre, Unit 15 The Arches, Spon End, CV1 3JQ
Tel: 024 7644 7104

Contact: Caroline Hobday / Mary Hart
Email: caz.andy2024@yahoo.co.uk

King Henry’s Music Away Day Concerto

Monday 2 July

7:00pm - 9:00pm

Music

Come and join musicians from King Henry’s as they perform their annual summer concert. A wide range of soloists perform movements from concertos and solo works, accompanied by the orchestra. Admission is free.

Venue : St Mary Magdalene Church, Chapelfields, Sir Thomas White's Road, Coventry, CV5 8DR

Tel. no.: 02476 271 111

Email: info@khviii.net

Website: www.kinghenrys.net

f: https://www.facebook.com/KingHenryVIIISchool/

t: https://twitter.com/KHVIIISchool

 

3 July 2018

Rhymetime around the world

Tuesday 3 July

10:45am - 11:15am

Arts & Crafts

Come along with your under 5’s. Join in the fun learning new songs and phrases and playing musical instruments.

 

Venue: Bell Green Library, 17-21 Riley Square, Bell Green, Coventry, CV2 1LS

Tel. no.:02476 785819

Mobile: 07812741189

Email: Bellgreen.library@coventry.gov.uk

The Journey of a Service User.

Tuesday 3 July

11:00am - 1:00pm

Health & Wellbeing

Join our domestic abuse team, as they share all the ways a person escaping abuse is supported from when they arrive, to when they leave.
Open to all age 16+ but spaces are limited; please contact Valley House to book onto this workshop.

Venue: Valley House, 55-57 Bell Green Road, CV6 7GQ

Tel. no.: 02476 26 62 80

Email: info@valleyhouse.org.uk

Website: www.valleyhouse.org.uk

f: @ValleyHouse1977                                    t:@ValleyHouseCov

4 July 2018

Valley House Coffee Morning

Wednesday 4 July

9:00am - 12:00pm

Food

Join us anytime between 9 and 12 for a hot drink, a biscuit and a chat! Find out all you want to know about our organisation, how to support us and try your luck on our tombola. 

Valley House, 55-57 Bell Green Road, Coventry, CV6 7GQ

Tel. no.: 02476 26 62 80

Email: info@valleyhouse.org.uk

Website: www.valleyhouse.org.uk

f: @ValleyHouse1977                                    t:@ValleyHouseCov

5 July 2018

Jungle Rhymetime

Thursday 5 July

10:00am - 11:00am

Music

Discover songs about the jungle and its animals at our Rhymetime for 0-4 year olds. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Holbrooks Community Library, HCCA (Holbrooks Community Care Association), The Park, 115 Holbrook Lane, CV6 4DE

Tel. no.: 02476638681

Email: libraries247@coventry.gov.uk 

Website: www.coventry.gov.uk/libraries 

f: www.facebook.com/covlibraries    t: www.twitter.com/covlibraries 

What is Stress?

Thursday 5 July

11:00am - 1:00pm

Health & Wellbeing

Join our Community Wellbeing Team for a workshop all about stress and learn how to cope with it in a fun and creative way!
Open to all but spaces are limited, please contact Valley House to book onto this workshop. 

Valley House, 55-57 Bell Green Road, Coventry, CV6 7GQ

Tel. no.: 02476 26 62 80

Email: info@valleyhouse.org.uk

Website: www.valleyhouse.org.uk

f: @ValleyHouse1977                                    t:@ValleyHouseCov

Archery for all (Activity Club Coventry)

Thursday 5 July

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Health & Wellbeing

Come and have a go at archery! 2 venues this year:
On Mondays at the Community Space in Stand B at the Ricoh Arena, Floor 1 and on Thursdays at the Folly Lane Football Club, 401 London Road, CV3 4DA from 6.00pm to 8.00pm

Activity Club Coventry
Koco Community Resource Centre, Unit 15 The Arches, Spon End, CV1 3JQ
Tel: 024 7644 7104

Contact: Caroline Hobday / Mary Hart
Email: caz.andy2024@yahoo.co.uk

 

6 July 2018

Conversation Group

Friday 6 July

1:45pm - 2:45pm

Cultural Exchange

Want to improve your English? Enjoy meeting people? Come and join us for a chat and refreshments.

 

Bell Green Library, Riley Square, Coventry, CV2 1LS

Tel. no.:02476 785819

Mobile: 07812741189

Email: Bellgreen.library@coventry.gov.uk

Friday is for Football

Friday 6 July

4:30pm - 6:00pm

Health & Wellbeing

Join us at Moat House Leisure Centre for Free football! Open to anyone aged 13-18. Learn a new sport or brush up your skills and make friends too! 

Valley House, 55-57 Bell Green Road, Coventry, CV6 7GQ

Tel. no.: 02476 26 62 80

Email: info@valleyhouse.org.uk

Website: www.valleyhouse.org.uk

f: @ValleyHouseYouth                                    t:@ValleyHouseCov

Homework Club (Foleshill Community Library)

Friday 6 July

4:30pm - 5:30pm

Other

Need some help with your homework? We can help you. From sums, writing, geography to history.

Ages 6-14 years welcome.

Repeat events on Saturday 23 and 30 June and 7 July 9.30am – 10.30am
Repeat events on Friday 22 and 29 June and 6 July 4.30pm – 5.30pm 
Foleshill Community Library
Broad Street, CV6 5BG
Tel: 024 7678 6977
Email: foleshill.library@coventry.gov.uk

7 July 2018

Homework Club (Foleshill Community Library)

Saturday 7 July

9:30am - 10:30am

Other

Need some help with your homework? We can help you. From sums, writing, geography to history.

Ages 6-14 years welcome.

Repeat events on Saturday 23 and 30 June and 7 July 9.30am – 10.30am
Repeat events on Friday 22 and 29 June and 6 July 4.30pm – 5.30pm 
Foleshill Community Library
Broad Street, CV6 5BG
Tel: 024 7678 6977
Email: foleshill.library@coventry.gov.uk

Polish themed Storytime

Saturday 7 July

11:00am - 12:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Join us for stories and crafts around the theme of Poland. For 4-10 year olds, under 8's must be accompanied by an adult.

Caludon Community Library, Axholme Road, Wyken, CV2 5BD

Tel. no.:02476788300

Email: caludon.library@coventry.gov.uk 

Website: www.coventry.gov.uk/libraries 

f: www.facebook.com/covlibraries    t: www.twitter.com/covlibraries 

Coventry’s Medieval City Wall Tour

Saturday 7 July

1:45pm - 4:00pm

Other

Discover Coventry’s Medieval City Wall on Saturday afternoon, this guided walking tour with Coventry’s very own Deep Fact Friar. Explore the 12 gates and 20 towers that protected Coventry for 305 years, kept out Kings from Edward IV to Charles I. A £10 charge applies to this 2 miles tour.

Deep Fact Friar Tours, C/O Coventry Priory Visitors Centre (behind Nando’s) Priory Place. Coventry. CV1 1FE

Tel. no. 07846 863604

Email: deepfactfriar@gmail.com

Website: www.deepfactfriar.com

f: Deep Fact Friar                       t: @DeepFactFriar

Stories from around the World

Saturday 7 July

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Enjoy stories from around the World funny, inspiring, magical, let your imagination roam free.

 

Venue : Bell Green Library, Riley Square, Coventry, CV2 1LS

Tel. no.:02476 785819

Mobile: 07812741189

Email: Bellgreen.library@coventry.gov.uk

21 July 2018

Coventry Belgrade Mela

Saturday 21 July

12:00pm - 5:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Now in its fourth year, Coventry Belgrade Mela’s daytime activities range from ever-popular dance workshops, to a children’s zone and food and crafts stalls. 

The evening event will be made up of several performances including a Sridevi tribute, traditional instruments, spoken word, dance, poetry and comedy.

Daytime activities free, evening event tickets: £13

Belgrade Theatre, Belgrade Square, Coventry, CV1 1GS

Tel. no.: 024 7655 3055

Email: boxoffice@belgrade.co.uk

Website: http://www.belgrade.co.uk/event/mela-2018

f:    @BelgradeTheatreCoventry                                           t:    @BelgradeTheatre

Coventry Belgrade Mela

Saturday 21 July

7:00pm - 10:00pm

Arts & Crafts

Now in its fourth year, Coventry Belgrade Mela’s daytime activities range from ever-popular dance workshops, to a children’s zone and food and crafts stalls. 

The evening event will be made up of several performances including a Sridevi tribute, traditional instruments, spoken word, dance, poetry and comedy.

Daytime activities free, evening event tickets: £13

Belgrade Theatre, Belgrade Square, Coventry, CV1 1GS

Tel. no.: 024 7655 3055

Email: boxoffice@belgrade.co.uk

Website: http://www.belgrade.co.uk/event/mela-2018

f:    @BelgradeTheatreCoventry                                           t:    @BelgradeTheatre

29 July 2018

Poetry Workshops with Emilie Lauren Jones

Sunday 29 July

1:00pm - 3:30pm

Arts & Crafts

No need to book, just turn up!

Location: Meeting Room at Central Library, Coventry

From 1.00pm to 3.30pm

Meet new people with an interest in poetry, share your work and learn new techniques for writing your own poems. No previous poetry experience is necessary! For more information email: positiveimagesfest@yahoo.com

4 August 2018

Coventry’s Medieval City Wall Tour

Saturday 4 August

1:45pm - 4:00pm

Other

Discover Coventry’s Medieval City Wall on Saturday afternoon, this guided walking tour with Coventry’s very own Deep Fact Friar. Explore the 12 gates and 20 towers that protected Coventry for 305 years, kept out Kings from Edward IV to Charles I. A £10 charge applies to this 2 miles tour.

Deep Fact Friar Tours, C/O Coventry Priory Visitors Centre (behind Nando’s) Priory Place. Coventry. CV1 1FE

Tel. no. 07846 863604

Email: deepfactfriar@gmail.com

Website: www.deepfactfriar.com

f: Deep Fact Friar                       t: @DeepFactFriar

26 August 2018

Poetry Workshops with Emilie Lauren Jones

Sunday 26 August

1:00pm - 3:30pm

Arts & Crafts

No need to book, just turn up!

Location: Meeting Room at Central Library, Coventry

From 1.00pm to 3.30pm

Meet new people with an interest in poetry, share your work and learn new techniques for writing your own poems. No previous poetry experience is necessary! For more information email: positiveimagesfest@yahoo.com

1 September 2018

Coventry’s Medieval City Wall Tour

Saturday 1 September

1:45pm - 4:00pm

Other

Discover Coventry’s Medieval City Wall on Saturday afternoon, this guided walking tour with Coventry’s very own Deep Fact Friar. Explore the 12 gates and 20 towers that protected Coventry for 305 years, kept out Kings from Edward IV to Charles I. A £10 charge applies to this 2 miles tour.

Deep Fact Friar Tours, C/O Coventry Priory Visitors Centre (behind Nando’s) Priory Place. Coventry. CV1 1FE

Tel. no. 07846 863604

Email: deepfactfriar@gmail.com

Website: www.deepfactfriar.com

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30 September 2018

Poetry Workshops with Emilie Lauren Jones

Sunday 30 September

1:00pm - 3:30pm

Arts & Crafts

No need to book, just turn up!

Location: Meeting Room at Central Library, Coventry

From 1.00pm to 3.30pm

Meet new people with an interest in poetry, share your work and learn new techniques for writing your own poems. No previous poetry experience is necessary! For more information email: positiveimagesfest@yahoo.com

6 October 2018

Coventry’s Medieval City Wall Tour

Saturday 6 October

1:45pm - 4:00pm

Other

Discover Coventry’s Medieval City Wall on Saturday afternoon, this guided walking tour with Coventry’s very own Deep Fact Friar. Explore the 12 gates and 20 towers that protected Coventry for 305 years, kept out Kings from Edward IV to Charles I. A £10 charge applies to this 2 miles tour.

Deep Fact Friar Tours, C/O Coventry Priory Visitors Centre (behind Nando’s) Priory Place. Coventry. CV1 1FE

Tel. no. 07846 863604

Email: deepfactfriar@gmail.com

Website: www.deepfactfriar.com

f: Deep Fact Friar                       t: @DeepFactFriar

28 October 2018

Poetry Workshops with Emilie Lauren Jones

Sunday 28 October

1:00pm - 3:30pm

Arts & Crafts

No need to book, just turn up!

Location: Meeting Room at Central Library, Coventry

!.00pm to 3.30pm

Meet new people with an interest in poetry, share your work and learn new techniques for writing your own poems. No previous poetry experience is necessary! For more information email: positiveimagesfest@yahoo.com

25 November 2018

Poetry Workshops with Emilie Lauren Jones

Sunday 25 November

1:00pm - 3:30pm

Arts & Crafts

No need to book, just turn up!

Location: Meeting Room at Central Library, Coventry

From 1.00pm to 3.30pm

Meet new people with an interest in poetry, share your work and learn new techniques for writing your own poems. No previous poetry experience is necessary! For more information email: positiveimagesfest@yahoo.com

16 December 2018

Poetry Workshops with Emilie Lauren Jones

Sunday 16 December

1:00pm - 3:30pm

Arts & Crafts

No need to book, just turn up!

Location: Meeting Room at Central Library, Coventry

From 1.00pm to 3.30pm

Meet new people with an interest in poetry, share your work and learn new techniques for writing your own poems. No previous poetry experience is necessary! For more information email: positiveimagesfest@yahoo.com