SW Londoner provides your weekly round-up of what Kingston has to offer.
Looking for something to do this week? SW Londoner has a look at what’s on offer in Kingston.
The Big Draw
Saturday 15 October 10:30am-1:30pm
The Campaign for Drawing is encouraging those with a passion for art to get down to Kingston College, School of Art & Design to contribute to a big drawing with the theme of music. All materials will be provided The campaign is the largest drawing festival in the world and aims to bring communities together in creative ways.
For more information, visit: https://content.kingston-college.ac.uk/BIGDRAW2011.pdf
Saturday 15 October, 7pm for 7:30pm
Travelling Trends are hosting a fashion show for high street clothes with all prices slashed to raise much needed funds in aid of St. Mary’s Church in East Molesey where the event will take place.
For more details, call Diane Simms on 07954894638
Saturday 15 October, 7:30pm
Tickets: £10 in advance, £12 on the door, £7 concessions
Canbury Singers, a 30-strong community choir based in North Kingston, are performing an evening of two of the best in the field of choral music –Purcell and Mozart. The event is at St Luke’s Church, Gibbon Road.
For more information, visit: http://www.canburysingers.org/index_files/Page313.html
October Half-Term Tremendous Trees
24-30 October 2011
RHS Garden Wisley are hosting a week of tree-themed activities for the family to enjoy this half-term. There are natural art classes involving sculpture in the arboretum, musical workshops to recreate the spooky sounds of the forest and tree-planting sessions.
For more information, visit: http://www.rhs.org.uk/Gardens/Wisley/What-s-on/October-half-term
World Mental Health Week
10th October to 15th October
Local mental health charity Mind in Kingston are heavily involved in this week-long event. It ends tonight with The Bridge World Mental Health Week – Film Night with cheap drinks and food. The event is held at the Nobel Centre, 109 Blagdon Road.
For more information, visit: http://www.mindinkingston.org.uk/
Films this week at the Kingston Odeon
Movies on show at the Kingston Odeon this week include Johnny English Reborn – the sequel to Rowan Atkinson’s thinly-veiled Bond parody, action-adventure caper The Three Musketeers, musical drama Footloose and Lion King 3D.
For more information, visit: http://www.odeon.co.uk/fanatic/film_times/s102/Kingston/