Positive Images Festival

Programme

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Saturday, 16 June 2018

Multicultural Craft and Food Fair

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

Green Heart Project Exhibition

16 June — 31 December

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

Friday, 22 June 2018

Positive Images Community Information Fair

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

Saturday, 30 June 2018

Multicultural Concert of Music and Dance

30 June

7:00pm — 10:30pm

Music

Cultural Exchange

Join us for a Musical night from around the world.

Programme

7.00pm  -  Veselka Ukrainian Youth Dancers

7.10pm   -  Sahyadri Group Dancers – Asian Dancers

7.20pm  -  Coventry Morrismen—Traditional Morris performance

7.35pm  - Chitrakalaimanram Dance School-  Bharathanatiyam Dance

7.45pm  - Monkey Whispers- Singer/Song Writer from Coventry

8.05pm - Chinese Dancers – Dance performance from China

8.15 pm - Chatrakalaimanram Dance School

8.25pm  - Sahayadri Group Dancers

8.35pm  - Break

9.05pm  - Ukrainian Choir

9.25pm   - Chinese Fan  Dancers 

9.35pm  -  Coventry Morrismen

9.50pm  - Soulful Choir and Juliet Mamajay—Music form Africa

10.05pm - Bobbie Lorde    Folk  - Singer

10.20 Close

Free refreshments   Bar.  Raffle  On Street parking  Doors open 6.30pm

Location: Ukrainian Hall, Leicester Causeway CV1 4HL

Wednesday, 18 July 2018

Positive Posts

18 July

2:00pm — 4:00pm

Exhibitions

Following on from the Festival Launch this is your chance to highlight positive things about Coventry. The project, led by Kate Hills, from Hillz FM, offers an opportunity to highlight the good things in the city. So call into the Central Library and post your views. All the posts and photographic images will form part of an exhibition later in August.

Drop in sessions

Venue: Central Library, Smithford Way, CV1 1 FY

Friday, 19 October 2018

Farmers’ Market

19 October

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

Thursday, 25 October 2018

Coventry Green Drinks (Giving Time And Solutions Ltd)

25 October

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.greendrinks.org/Coventry
Contact: Tripta

 

Friday, 26 October 2018

Postive Images Planning meetings

26 October

12:00pm — 1:30pm

Cultural Exchange

The Festival planning meetings are held once a month in the Main Meeting Room, Coventry Central Library, Smithford Way, Coventry, CV1 1FY

Sunday, 28 October 2018

Poetry Workshops with Emilie Lauren Jones

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

Thursday, 1 November 2018

Postive Images Annual General Meeting

1 November

12:30pm — 1:30pm

The AGM will take place on Thursday 1st November from 12.30pm to 1.30pm in the main meeting room, Central Library, Smithford Way, Coventry Cv1 1Fy

Saturday, 17 November 2018

Imagination Reading Café

17 — 11 November

2:00pm — 4:00pm

Music

Arts & Crafts

Cultural Exchange

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

Sunday, 25 November 2018

Poetry Workshops with Emilie Lauren Jones

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

Sunday, 16 December 2018

Poetry Workshops with Emilie Lauren Jones

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