Workshops

Take part in one of the Newham Black History Month workshops and learn new skills and a bit of history at the same time. All workshops are free. Booking is essential for some events, but recommended for all, as places can be limited.

Saturday 10 October 11am-12.30pm
Stratford Library

A workshop to study photographic exhibition, “The Missing Chapter: Black Chronicles”, featuring rare images portraying people of African and Caribbean descent in 19th century Victorian and Edwardian Britain. Participants will... FULL DETAILS +

Saturday 10 October 1-2.30pm
Stratford Library

A workshop to study photographic exhibition, “The Missing Chapter: Black Chronicles”, featuring rare images portraying people of African and Caribbean descent in 19th century Victorian and Edwardian Britain. Participants will... FULL DETAILS +

Saturday 17 October, 11-12.30pm

One of a  series of three workshops highlighting and celebrating the work of Black artists who migrated from the Caribbean to the UK during the Windrush era and the contribution... FULL DETAILS +

Saturday 23 October, 11-12.30pm

One of a series of three workshops highlighting and celebrating the work of Black artists who migrated from the Caribbean to the UK during the Windrush era and the contribution... FULL DETAILS +

Sunday 25 October, 2-3.30pm

This interactive session will explore the roots of black music, the role of music in social movements and how music can be used for social change. Suitable for 8-16 year... FULL DETAILS +

Monday 26 October, 2.30-4pm

Your voice heard! Join artist Antonietta Torsiello in an art activism workshop and create your own protest signs inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement and other inspirational movements.  Discuss... FULL DETAILS +

Saturday 31st October, 11-12.30pm

One of a series of three workshops highlighting and celebrating the work of Black artists who migrated from the Caribbean to the UK during the Windrush era and the contribution... FULL DETAILS +

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