Events for Young People

See all the events for young people during Black History Month. Attend free workshops, live performances, exhibitions and talks across the borough throughout October.

Thursday 3 October to Tuesday 31 December
The Humble Gallery

Kandakas is a collection of paintings and writings by Sudanese-British artist and educator, Ahmed Jabir, whose recent work is inspired by the Queens of the ancient empire Kush. Created by... FULL DETAILS +

Saturday 5 October to Saturday 30 November
Hibiscus Community Centre

Drawing on archive material including posters of carnival themes, sketches, drawings, prints and costumes wire work. An exhibition catalogue will provide a short narrative that details the bands and main... FULL DETAILS +

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