Events

LEAP & Me exhibition and craft activity mornings, 29th & 30th May 2024 10am-11:30am

Join LEAP this half term for fun, creative sessions for you, your little ones and siblings. You’ll also get a chance to visit the LEAP and Me Exhibition. At Liz Atkinson Children’s Centre, 9 Mostyn Road, SW9 6PH.

Thriving Fiveways Project Leep, Wednesdays from 22nd May to 5th June 3pm-5pm

Project Leep, run by exciting new social enterprise Ginas for the Community, is a new employment project for young people age 16 to 18 which will be running every Wednesday from 22 May to 5 June 3pm-5pm at Myatt’s Fields North Community Centre in Crawshay Road, SW9 6FZ.

Thriving Fiveways Dementia Awareness Karaoke Night, Saturday 18th May 6pm

Thriving Fiveways Community Living Room programme is happy to announce its next dementia awareness event – a Karaoke Night at Longfield Hall with Jamaican dinner and refreshments provided. Do come along – it should be fun as well as informative.

Loughborough Farm Monthly Market Saturday 4th May 2024 11am-3pm

This month they’ll be selling rosemary, tomatoes, sweet peas, sunflowers, and other flower and veg seedlings, as well as giant lilies and a variety of succulents and spider plants‌. They will also have seeds and dried herbs to sell. All proceeds go towards supporting the farm’s work here in Loughborough Junction.

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Loughborough Junction Neighbourhood Forum 7pm on 1 May 2024 at The Platform Cafe

You are all welcome at The Platform Cafe for the next meeting of LJ Neighbourhood Forum. This month we continue to focus on fighting the co-living development in Hinton Road/Hardess Street/Wellfit Street.

Grannie’s Caribbean Garden at Loughborough Farm, Wednesdays from 1 May 2024

Explore the therapeutic nature of gardening at Loughborough Farm – join us for our six free workshops for elders. Grannie’s Caribbean Garden is a project that links gardening in the Caribbean with the plants and herbs that can be grown in England and other areas of the world.

Art & Wellbeing Workshops, 28 March to 18 April 1pm-3pm

You will learn how to create unique artworks using waste materials while networking and collaborating with other participants. This hands-on experience aims to improve artistic skills, enhance personal well-being, and instigate a connection to sustainable practices. These workshops are FREE to join, thanks to Thriving Fiveways Living Room Project.

The Campaign for a Lift at Loughborough Junction Station, 3 & 4 April 4:30pm-7pm

The campaign for a lift at Loughborough Junction continues: at the last check we are at 1,165 signatures, but we still need more. Join us for leafletting at the station on Wednesday 3 April from 4.30pm to 7pm and Thursday 4 April from 4.30pm to 7pm.

Native Hedge Planting Day at Loughborough Farm, Saturday 23rd March 11am-4pm

Join us for a fun-filled day of planting some native hedgrow at Loughborough Farm in our new Wild Mind Yard area. We’ll provide all the necessary tools and guidance – all welcome. Please register to attend by emailing [email protected] ✉️

Don’t Forget Dementia awareness evening, Thursday 21 March 6pm-9pm

LJAG is proud to present Thriving Fiveways’ first event under its Community Living Room programme of local wellbeing events. Natoya Whyte is running a dementia awareness event at Moorlands Community Centre, on Corry Drive on Thursday 21 March from 6pm to 9pm. No ticket required but there is more information on the Eventbrite page.