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Events for 01 Aug 2015 - 31 Aug 2015

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Apiary Days at Oxleas Wood Apiary

Date: 16 May 2015 - 31 August 2015

Every day

Location: Oxleas Wood Apiary, Castle Woods Lane, SE18 3JA

Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Cost: £40 per session

Learn how to become a beekeeper at these hands-on sessions.

Apiary Days provide hands-on experience in the apiary. Under supervision, would-be beekeepers can look into the wonderful world of honeybees, opening up hives and examining the bee colonies first hand.

Enrol online on the Oxleas Wood Apiary website

Bike maintenance classes

Date: 25 July 2015 - 28 November 2015

Every day

Location: Venues across Greenwich

Cost: Free

Sign up for a free class and learn how to look after and repair your bike.

On the Royal Borough of Greenwich's bike maintenance course, you'll learn how to do a 'M check' and basic repairs to brakes, gears and punctures.

Feel free to bring your bike with you. The minimum age to take part is eight, and 8 to 14-year-olds must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

See the full list of bike maintenance class dates and locations, plus how to book

Change4Life summer roadshow

Date: 27 June 2015 - 04 September 2015

Every day

Location: Venues across Greenwich

Cost: Free

Get free advice on making healthy living and exercise fun for all the family this summer.

Visit the Royal Borough of Greenwich's free Change4Life summer roadshow to receive freebies, tips and help from our friendly advisers.

It's a great chance for you and your family to have fun eating well and moving more this summer and beyond! Come visit us at any of the locations below to start your summer of family fun now.

Change4Life summer roadshow timetable
Date Time Location
Saturday 27 June 2015 11am to 5pm Great Get Together and Armed Forces Day Festival, The Royal Artillery Barracks, Repository Road, Woolwich, SE18 4BB
Saturday 4 July 2015 11am to 5pm  Abbey Wood Park, Finchale Road, SE2 
Tuesday 7 to Friday 10 July 2015 10am to 5pm General Gordon Square, Woolwich, SE18 6HD
Wednesday 15 to Friday 17 July 2015 10am to 5pm Orangery Lane car park, Archery Lane, Eltham, SE9 1HN
Saturday 18 July 2015 11am to 5pm General Gordon Square, Woolwich, SE18 6HD
Sunday 19 July 2015 12pm to 4pm Summer Fun at Avery Hill Park, Bexley Road, Eltham, SE9 (part of Parksfest)
Wednesday 22 to Friday 24 July 2015 10am to 5pm Asda, Bugsby's Way, Charlton, SE7 7ST
Saturday 25 July 2015 12.30pm to 5pm Celebrate Sutcliffe 2015, Eltham Road, Eltham, SE9 5LW (part of Parksfest)
Sunday 26 July 2015 2pm to 5pm Party in the Park, Eltham Park South, Glenesk Road, Eltham, SE9 1AH (part of Parksfest)
Wednesday 29 July 2015 10am to 5pm Sutcliffe Park, Eltham Road, Eltham, SE9 5LW
Thursday 30 July 2015 10am to 5pm Oxleas Woods, Shooters Hill, SE9
Friday 31 July 2015 10am to 5pm The paddling pool, Winn's Common, Winn Common Road, Plumstead, SE18
Saturday 1 August 2015 11am to 5pm Morrisons, 2 Twin Tumps Way, Thamesmead, SE28 8RD
Tuesday 4 August 2015 10am to 5pm Cherry Orchard Estate, Charlton, SE7
Wednesday 5 August 2015 10am to 5pm Abbey Wood Park, Finchale Road, SE2
Thursday 6 August 2015 10am to 5pm Charlton Park, Charlton Park Road, Charlton, SE7
Friday 7 August 2015 10am to 5pm Homebase, 241 Kidbrooke Park Road, SE3 9PP
Saturday 8 August 2015 11am to 5pm General Gordon Square, Woolwich, SE18 6HD
Sunday 9 August 2015 - Disability Awareness Day special 12pm to 4pm Hornfair Park, Shooters Hill Road, SE18
Tuesday 11 August 2015 10am to 5pm Cherry Orchard Estate, Charlton, SE7
Wednesday 12 August 2015 10am to 5pm Abbey Wood Park, Finchale Road, SE2
Thursday 13 August 2015 10am to 5pm Charlton Park, Charlton Park Road, Charlton, SE7
Friday 14 August 2015 10am to 5pm Homebase, 241 Kidbrooke Park Road, SE3 9PP
Saturday 15 August 2015 11am to 5pm General Gordon Square, Woolwich, SE18 6HD
Tuesday 18 to Friday 21 August 2015 10am to 5pm Hornfair Park, Shooters Hill Road, SE18
Tuesday 25 to Friday 28 August 2015 10am to 5pm Morrisons, 2 Twin Tumps Way, Thamesmead, SE28 8RD
Tuesday 1 to Friday 4 September 2015 10am to 5pm General Gordon Square, Woolwich, SE18 6HD

Character performances at the Old Royal Naval College

Date: 05 July 2015 - 27 September 2015

Every day

Location: Old Royal Naval College, King William Walk, Greenwich, SE10 9NN

Cost: Free

Enjoy free educational and entertaining theatrical talks with the magnificent backdrop of the Painted Hall at the Old Royal Naval College.

The characters present intriguing stories by:

  • The first artist to be ever knighted in England - for his work in the Painted Hall - Sir James Thornhill
  • The famous and colourful diarist of the English restoration period, Samuel Pepys
  • The architect who turned the creation of the Royal Hospital for Seamen in Greenwich into reality, Nicholas Hawksmoor
  • The pirate queen Grace O’Malley, who was finally pardoned by Elizabeth I at the Greenwich Palace

Talks are free of charge and suitable for all ages, run every weekend and Thursday evenings throughout July to September. To see the exact schedule, please visit www.ornc.org/events.

Family Art Week at the Old Royal Naval College

Date: 18 July 2015 - 30 August 2015

Every day

Location: Old Royal Naval College, King William Walk, Greenwich, SE10 9NN

Time: 10:30am - 4:30pm

Cost: Free

Be inspired by the amazing artwork at the Old Royal Naval College.

Try some different painting and printing techniques to create your own work to take home.

This drop-in event is most suitable for children aged five and over, but all ages are welcome.

Further information at: www.ornc.org/events

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