‘I am Ashurbanipal king of the world, king of Assyria’ Community Preview of this new exhibition at the British Museum Sunday 4 November, time 1:10pm. If you have booked a place please just show up at the door and tell them that you’re from Fitzrovia Neighbourhood Centre. There will be a Curator’s introduction 12-1pmon Level -2 (under the Great Court), Clore Centre for Education.
Westminster Senior Citizens Forum will hold its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 7 November 2-4pm at the Lord Mayor’s Reception Room, 8th fl, WCC offices 5 Strand WC2N 5HR. Guest speakers: Cllr.Tim Michell Westminster C.C. Cabinet Member for Environment and City Management; Caroline Russell Chair, Environment Committee GLA; Prof. Frank Kelley Professor of Environmental Health, King’s College, London, Tess Jelen, Chair, Breathe Easy Westminster. Refreshments will be served. £5 membership
Fitzrovia Writers – a series of weekly workshops for local writers on Thursday evenings 7-9pm starting 8 November at the FNA, 39 Tottenham St W1T 4RX. The initial 6 workshops will focus on story openings and effective first pages for writers of short stories and novels. The workshops are free to local residents and places limited. Subsequent workshops will focus other aspects of writing, tailored to demand. Further information – applications: email@example.com
Tea and Cakes on a Sunday will be 3-5pm on 18 November at Honey & Co,
25a Warren St W1T 5LZ. Itamar and the staff look forward to welcoming you for their lovely tea and cakes! Free.
Massage Alan Wysman, a local resident who is a master acupuncturist and masseur, is offering his services free of charge. Wednesdays only 2-3.30pm at Fitzrovia Court, 24 Carburton St. If you’re interested, please get in touch with Barb on 020 7580 4576 to book.
Singing There is a community choir at the Basil Jellicoe Hall on Drummond Crescent NW1 1LE Tuesdays 2.15-3.45pm thru to 4 Dec. Anyone can join, no age limit or residence restrictions. Free, run by the Mary Ward Centre020 7269 2000
All Souls Clubhouse Wednesday lunches 12.30-3pm Events this month: Nov 7th a visit from the Police; 14th Bingo; 21st a film; 28th Quiz. First lunch free, after that only £4.50 for a three-course meal and event. For more information please call 07773257122 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fitzrovia Centre 2 Foley Street W1W 6DL 020 7580 8680 Exercise classes during term times. For more information about what exactly is available this autumn, please call 020 7580 8680.