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Listings for Islington Museum and Local History Centre events are shown below (except where stated).

Our exhibitions and children’s events updated links are listed separately and the Islington events diary also provides details of all council events.  

Watch this space for more events and activities at Islington Museum and Local History Centre in 2015. 

Material Memories

Venue: Islington Museum
Dates: Every Friday from 6 February 2015 for 12 weeks (except 3 April)
Times: 12-3pm

'Material Memories' is a project for people aged-60 plus with sensory impairments.

Are you interested in fabrics and textures? Have you ever wanted to try sewing, knitting or quilting? Then join us and other like-minded people in your community for a chance to make new friends, share stories, learn new skills and have lots of fun!

Transport, materials and refreshments are provided.

'Material Memories' is organised and hosted by Sense.

If you are interested in joining the group please contact Kara Jarrold at Sense on: 020 7014 9365 / 07771 845570 or e-mail: kara.jarrold@sense.org.uk 

Easter at Islington Museum

Free family activities and event

Venue: Islington Museum
Dates: General opening hours (except 3 & 6 April)
Admission: Free
Further information: Please contact Rebecca Campbell-Gay, Education Officer at Rebecca.campbell-gay@islington.gov.uk or call on 020 7527 2837

Come along to the museum during Easter school holidays for some fun-filled activities suitable for all ages, including:

  • Find the eggs the Easter Bunny has hidden in the museum

  • Explore our new 'Curiosity Corner'

  • Put on a show in a real puppet theatre

'Egg-citing' Easter Bonnets

Venue: Islington Museum
Time/Date: 1-4pm, Thursday 2 April
Admission: Free
Booking: No booking required but places limited to 30 people
Further information: Please contact Rebecca Campbell-Gay, Education Officer at Rebecca.campbell-gay@islington.gov.uk or call on 020 7527 2837

Come along and make and decorate your own colourful Easter bonnet and wear it on our egg hunt!  And, you can also learn how to make Easter chicks, eggs, daffodils and bunnies. Fun for all the family and ages.