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Events in July

Sat 20th July

Remembering Srebrenica
18th July midnight - 31st July midnight
Did you know that July 2019 marks the 24th anniversary of the genocide that saw the mass killings of Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica. this website shows in depth lessons to learn from Srebrenica.
Lunt Roman Festival
10am - 5pm
Lunt Roman Fort
Join us for the Lunt’s biggest event of the year – the Roman Festival is back!
National Geographic Traveller Food Festival
20th July 10am - 21st July 4:30pm
Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street, N1 0QH
Immerse yourself in a world of food, drink and travel!
National Park City Festival
20th July 10am - 28th July 6pm
Various Locations
The Mayor of London’s National Park City Festival invites you to discover London’s amazing outdoors with hundreds of free events across the city, from outdoor fitness sessions and live performances to bee-keeping and open water events for the family.
Carbonara Day in London
11am - 6pm
Mudchute Park & Farm, Pier St, Isle of Dogs, London, E14 3HP
A unique and sensational celebration of the famous Italian recipe, Carbonara. An event that gathers the best International chefs, who will prepare 6 different Carbonara Recipes for charity.
One Borough Festival
11am - 9pm
Parsloes Park, Parsloes Avenue / Gale Street, Dagenham
A ‘not-to-be-missed’ free family event with something for everyone!
Brixton Gin, Crisp & Dip Festival
noon - 5pm
Brixton Jamm, 261 Brixton Road, SW9 6LH
Join in for a very special Gin Festival in Brixton! In case you get peckish, there'll be free crisps & dips for you enjoy and delicious street food for separate purchase!
Delta & Friends in the Park
noon - 9pm
Plaistow Park, Greengate St, Plaistow, London, E13 0BD
Part organised by a CU London student, Delta in the Park is a cultural event celebrating the indiginous culture of Delta State in Nigeria.
Lambeth Country Show
20th July noon - 21st July 8pm
Brockwell park, Brixton
The 45th Lambeth Country Show, boasting a unique line-up that celebrates the very best of the city and countryside. With over 100,000 people attending throughout the weekend in 2018
Havering Tribute Fest
2pm - 10pm
Damyns Hall Aerodrome Ltd, Aveley Road, Upminster, RM14 2TN
Silent Sound Boat Party
6:45pm - 10:45pm
The Dutch Master, Tower Millennium Pier
Silent Sounds: On The Thames is waiting to take you on an unmissable trip and silent disco, all while showing you London's most incredible sights along the Thames. Hop aboard The Dutch Master, for a night of drinking and dancing!

Sun 21st July

Remembering Srebrenica
18th July midnight - 31st July midnight
Did you know that July 2019 marks the 24th anniversary of the genocide that saw the mass killings of Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica. this website shows in depth lessons to learn from Srebrenica.
Lunt Roman Festival
10am - 5pm
Lunt Roman Fort
Join us for the Lunt’s biggest event of the year – the Roman Festival is back!
Roundhouse Music Festival
noon - 9:30pm
Parsloes Park, Parsloes Avenue / Gale Street, Dagenham
A retro 70's tribute rock concert with a modern twist to celebrate the rich musical history of Dagenham's Roundhouse pub, which has played host to some of the world’s most famous rock bands.

Mon 22nd July

Remembering Srebrenica
18th July midnight - 31st July midnight
Did you know that July 2019 marks the 24th anniversary of the genocide that saw the mass killings of Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica. this website shows in depth lessons to learn from Srebrenica.

Tue 23rd July

Remembering Srebrenica
18th July midnight - 31st July midnight
Did you know that July 2019 marks the 24th anniversary of the genocide that saw the mass killings of Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica. this website shows in depth lessons to learn from Srebrenica.
A Summer of Playful Making
23rd July 10:30am - 31st August 3:30pm
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
If we could see the world through the eyes of children, we would see Wonder in everything!
This Makes That with These- Pedal Power
10:30am - 12:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
In our collection, cycles come in all shapes and sizes. Find out how they work and make a mini cycle to take home.
Twickenham Stadium Guided Tours
23rd July 10:30am - 4th August 11:30am
Twickenham Stadium, Whiton Road, Twickenham, TW2 7BA
Access some of the most exclusive parts of Twickenham Stadium, the home of England Rugby.
This Makes That with These- Pedal Power
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
In our collection, cycles come in all shapes and sizes. Find out how they work and make a mini cycle to take home.

Wed 24th July

Remembering Srebrenica
18th July midnight - 31st July midnight
Did you know that July 2019 marks the 24th anniversary of the genocide that saw the mass killings of Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica. this website shows in depth lessons to learn from Srebrenica.
Outdoor Movie
24th July midnight - 11th September midnight
Coventry, Rugby, Birmingham. - Look at description for the specific location.
Have you ever wanted to go to an outdoor cinema? Here is your chance! 3 locations including Coventry and close by are hosting this experience.
Make and Play Engineers – Marble Runs
10:30am - 12:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Become a marble run engineer in this session. Build a giant run and a lot of little ones to test with marbles, balls and other rolling things. Can we build the biggest marble run Coventry Transport Museum has seen yet?
Make and Play Engineers – Marble Runs
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Become a marble run engineer in this session. Build a giant run and a lot of little ones to test with marbles, balls and other rolling things. Can we build the biggest marble run Coventry Transport Museum has seen yet?
Sounds familiar Music Quiz
6:30pm - 11:30pm
Tropicana Covent Garden
Sounds Familiar Music Quiz is the biggest, best and most raucous music quiz in the UK, with sell-out events each week. Beware, serious quizzers. Think of Sounds Familiar as more of a party disguised as a quiz.

Thu 25th July

Remembering Srebrenica
18th July midnight - 31st July midnight
Did you know that July 2019 marks the 24th anniversary of the genocide that saw the mass killings of Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica. this website shows in depth lessons to learn from Srebrenica.
Art Masterclass: Figure Drawing
10:30am - 12:30pm
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
The Herbert's latest Art Masterclass installment will enable children to learn the techniques of drawing from a life model, who will be in period costume reflecting important moments in Coventry’s history.
Art Masterclass: Figure Drawing
2pm - 4pm
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
The Herbert's latest Art Masterclass installment will enable children to learn the techniques of drawing from a life model, who will be in period costume reflecting important moments in Coventry’s history.

Fri 26th July

Remembering Srebrenica
18th July midnight - 31st July midnight
Did you know that July 2019 marks the 24th anniversary of the genocide that saw the mass killings of Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica. this website shows in depth lessons to learn from Srebrenica.
London Film & Comic Con
26th July 10am - 28th July 6pm
Olympia London, Hammersmith Road, London, W14 8UX
London Film & Comic Con promises to bring you some of your favourite stars from TV, Film and Comics as well as a whole host of fun activities including photo shoots, panels, autograph sessions and hundreds of stalls full of TV & Film memorabilia.
Festibowl!
4:30pm - 10:30pm
Finsbury Sqaure
Summer has finally arrived, so it is time to bowl out of that office for those sunshine filled days and hit up Finsbury Square for what promises to be a quintessentially British summer activity with a twist.

Sat 27th July

Remembering Srebrenica
18th July midnight - 31st July midnight
Did you know that July 2019 marks the 24th anniversary of the genocide that saw the mass killings of Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica. this website shows in depth lessons to learn from Srebrenica.
Coventry Community Fusion Festival 2019
10am - 6pm
Broadgate Coventry City Centre
All are welcome to attend this year's Coventry Community Fusion Festival that will feature live entertainment and free food!
Mushroom Rally Go Karting
27th July 10am - 4th August 9:35pm
Revolution Karting, 422-424 Burdett Road, Mile End, E3 4AA
Have you ever wanted to race against your favourite characters while collecting stars to win amazing prizes? Go Karting with a twist will be headed to a secret location near you for a unique experience that brings your childhood to life on the track!
This Makes That with These- Pedal Power
10:30am - 12:30pm
In our collection, cycles come in all shapes and sizes. Find out how they work and make a mini cycle to take home.
Instagram Cocktail Masterclass
noon - 5:30pm
Duo London
You have seen it on Instagram and its about time you give it a go. The Instagram Cocktail class brought to you by DUO. Test out your skills with your friends and Learn how to shake, muddle and mix your very own cocktails.

Sun 28th July

Remembering Srebrenica
18th July midnight - 31st July midnight
Did you know that July 2019 marks the 24th anniversary of the genocide that saw the mass killings of Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica. this website shows in depth lessons to learn from Srebrenica.

Mon 29th July

Remembering Srebrenica
18th July midnight - 31st July midnight
Did you know that July 2019 marks the 24th anniversary of the genocide that saw the mass killings of Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica. this website shows in depth lessons to learn from Srebrenica.

Tue 30th July

Remembering Srebrenica
18th July midnight - 31st July midnight
Did you know that July 2019 marks the 24th anniversary of the genocide that saw the mass killings of Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica. this website shows in depth lessons to learn from Srebrenica.
This Makes That with These- Wind up Engines
10:30am - 12:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
In this session we will find out a little more about these and other engines and then have a go at making a mini engine to take home
This Makes That with These- Wind up Engines
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
A few of our oldest cars have engines that were wound up with a starter handle. In this session we will find out a little more about these and other engines and then have a go at making a mini engine to take home

Wed 31st July

Remembering Srebrenica
18th July midnight - 31st July midnight
Did you know that July 2019 marks the 24th anniversary of the genocide that saw the mass killings of Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica. this website shows in depth lessons to learn from Srebrenica.
Make and Play Engineers – Gears, Gears, Gears
10:30am - 12:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Engineering with gears and cogs is an amazing introduction to mechanics. In this session we will be playing with gears, cogs and whatever else might turn around to explore cause and effect, and chain reactions.
Make and Play Engineers – Gears, Gears, Gears
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Engineering with gears and cogs is an amazing introduction to mechanics. In this session we will be playing with gears, cogs and whatever else might turn around to explore cause and effect, and chain reactions.

Thu 1st August

Houses of Parliament Tours
1st August 8:45am - 30th August 4:45pm
Palace of Westminster
Take a tour of the Houses of Parliament during the MP's Summer Recess. Self-guided Audio Tours and Fully Guided Tours are available.
Sky Light Croquet
1st August noon - 31st August 10:30pm
Tobacco Dock, 120, Pennington St
The classic English lawn game. Grab a few friends - we'll give you the mallets. Each croquet game ticket is for 45 minutes. A croquet ticket is valid for a group of 2 to 6 persons!

Fri 2nd August

Anxiety Management & Relaxation
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Cooper’s Lodge, 61 St. Nicholas St, Radford, Coventry CV1 4BN
5 Weekly sessions to learn how better to deal with anxiety and learn relaxation methods.
Anxiety Management & Relaxation
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Cooper’s Lodge, 61 St. Nicholas St, Radford, Coventry CV1 4BN
5 FREE weekly sessions to learn how better to deal with anxiety and learn relaxation methods.

Sat 3rd August

This Makes That with These- Wind up Engines
10:30am - 12:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
A few of our oldest cars have engines that were wound up with a starter handle. In this session, we will find out a little more about these and other engines and then have a go at making a mini engine to take home.
Guided Walk: Over 150 years of the District Line
11am - noon
Stamford Brook Tube Station, Goldhawk Rd, Chiswick, London, W6 0XA
An insightful one-hour walk. The District Line has been running since 1868. Learn about its creation and expansion, explore local stops on the way and discover a lost station in Hammersmith.
This Makes That with These- Wind up Engines
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
A few of our oldest cars have engines that were wound up with a starter handle. In this session, we will find out a little more about these and other engines and then have a go at making a mini engine to take home.

Tue 6th August

This Makes That with These- Noise Makers
10:30am - 12:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Psst… listen carefully! Can you hear that noise? Is it a cycle whooshing by, or a vrooming car engine? In this session we explore how sound is made and amplified by vehicles and engineer a speaker to take home.
This Makes That with These- Noise Makers
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Psst… listen carefully! Can you hear that noise? Is it a cycle whooshing by, or a vrooming car engine? In this session we explore how sound is made and amplified by vehicles and engineer a speaker to take home.

Wed 7th August

National Play Day!
10am - 4pm
Herbert Art Gallery & Museum Coventry
?Celebrate the joy of playing and imagination as you explore the museum with your children.

Thu 8th August

Art Masterclass: Still Life with Pen and Ink
10am - noon
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
Investigate objects from our collection in this masterclass that will teach your children key skills when drawing from still life, before moving onto work with pen and ink, giving final sketches an illustrative quality.
Art Masterclass: Still Life with Pen and Ink
10:30am - 12:30pm
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
Investigate objects from our collection in this masterclass that will teach your children key skills when drawing from still life, before moving onto work with pen and ink, giving final sketches an illustrative quality.
Art Masterclass: Still Life with Pen and Ink
2pm - 4pm
The Herbert, Jordan Well, Coventry CV1 5QP
Investigate objects from our collection in this masterclass that will teach your children key skills when drawing from still life, before moving onto work with pen and ink, giving final sketches an illustrative quality.
Film4 Summer Screen
8th August 7pm - 22nd August midnight
The Edmond J. Safra Fountain Court, Somerset House
Join in the ultimate cinematic experience under the starry sky. Over fourteen summer evenings, London’s largest outdoor screen and cinema-quality surround sound ensure you enjoy every frame, every look, and every line of some unmissable films!

Fri 9th August

London Wildlife Festival
9th August 5:30pm - 11th August 5pm
Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road, London, N17 9NH
The London Wildlife Festival is a new and exciting urban event celebrating the conservation and culture of Britain’s natural world!

Sat 10th August

This Makes That with These- Noise Makers
10:30am - 12:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Psst… listen carefully! Can you hear that noise? Is it a cycle whooshing by, or a vrooming car engine? In this session we explore how sound is made and amplified by vehicles and engineer a speaker to take home.
This Makes That with These- Noise Makers
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Psst… listen carefully! Can you hear that noise? Is it a cycle whooshing by, or a vrooming car engine? In this session we explore how sound is made and amplified by vehicles and engineer a speaker to take home.

Mon 12th August

Sleep Problems
10am - noon
Cooper’s Lodge, 61 St. Nicholas St, Radford, Coventry CV1 4BN
Having issues with your sleep? Come along to the free session to better manage counting sheep!
Sleep Problems
10am - noon
Cooper’s Lodge, 61 St. Nicholas St, Radford, Coventry CV1 4BN
Having issues with your sleep? Come along to the free session to better manage counting sheep!

Tue 13th August

This makes That with These – Cars and Mechanics: How does this work?
10:30am - 12:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
This week we focus on the different mechanics found in a car and figure out how these work. Can we use these techniques to make our own inventions?

Wed 14th August

Great River Race
10am - 5pm
Docklands to Surrey
The Great River Race is London's River Marathon. A spectacular boat race up the River Thames, it attracts over 330 crews from all over the globe. The Great River Race appeals to every level of competitor!
Make and Play Engineers – Building it Up
10:30am - 12:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Anything goes in this week’s session as long as you get building. Will you build the longest bridges, the highest towers, the sturdiest walls or even a life size car? We will give you the building material and you get to test your skills.
Make and Play Engineers – Building it Up
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
Anything goes in this week’s session as long as you get building. Will you build the longest bridges, the highest towers, the sturdiest walls or even a life size car? We will give you the building material and you get to test your skills.

Thu 15th August

Improving Motivation
10am - noon
Cooper’s Lodge, 61 St. Nicholas St, Radford, Coventry CV1 4BN
Want to learn how better to improve your motivation?
Improving Motivation
10am - noon
Cooper’s Lodge, 61 St. Nicholas St, Radford, Coventry CV1 4BN
Want to learn how better to improve your motivation?

Sat 17th August

The London Dessert Festival
17th August 10am - 18th August 7pm
The Old Truman Brewery
A culmination of sensory experiences, tantalising tastes, enticing scents and intriguing installations.
London Dessert Festival
17th August 10:30am - 18th August 6:30pm
The Old Truman Brewery
The London Dessert Festival is the capital’s first experiential festival celebrating sensory indulgence through desserts.
This makes That with These – Cars and Mechanics: How does this work?
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Coventry Transport Museum, Millennium Place, Hales St, Coventry CV1 1JD
This week we focus on the different mechanics found in a car and figure out how these work. Can we use these techniques to make our own inventions?
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