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Hackney Heart Market

Saturday, 26 April 2014 - Saturday, 25 April 2015 10am - 5pm
Hackney Heart Market in Hackney Central opposite M&S on Mare St in the heart of Hackney. Saturdays 10am-5pm. Fresh fruit and vegetables, delicious cakes and bread and quality cheese, meat and fish from Hackney stallholders. Eat well. Shop local. Enjoy Hackney. www.hackneyheart.com facebook.com/hackneyheart @hackneyheart. Age group: All ages. Hackney Central, Mare Street, E8 1JB. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Jane Macintyre. Email: hello@hackneyheart.com Telephone: 07956934768. view website

A Family Summer Fair & Craft Fair

Saturday, 23 August 2014 12pm - 5pm
The holiday summer break is coming to an end. Come, have fun and celebrate the last few days of this holiday break at a family summer fair. There will be face painting, health products, decorative gift items from artists, designers & craft makers also community information. A free entry event . Age group: Any age. 103 Stoke Newington Road Hackney N16 8BX London Disabled access: yes. Contact: Suzanne Asphall. Email: designsbysuzanne01@hotmail.com Telephone: 07956905730.

HFT Parent Carer & Child with SEN/additional needs "Fun Day!

Wednesday, 27 August 2014 10:00am - 2:00pm
Fun Day? includes soft-play area, sensory-play & other toys for Children/Young Person aged 0-19 with special educational needs/ disabilities/ additional needs. Play-area will be supervised by crèche workers, however, parents remain responsible for their own child. For Adults (& older children) there is a Laughter Workshop. Picnic is for all!. Well Street Common, Meynell Crescent, London, Hackney, E9 7AS. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Katherine Conaghan. Email: katherine.conaghan@hackneycarers.org.uk Telephone: 020 8533 0951. view website

The Wave Pictures

Friday, 05 September 2014 7:30pm - 11pm
The Wave Pictures headline the second of Scared To Dance's new gig nights at the Dalston Victoria. Support comes from Lust and Enderby's Room. Tickets are £10 from http://www.wegottickets.com/event/285525. Age group: Over 18s. The Victoria, Queensbridge Road, Hackney, E8 3AS E8 3AS. Contact: Paul Richards. Email: paul@scaredtodance.co.uk Telephone: . view website

The Art of Recovery

Sunday, 07 September 2014 12.00pm - 4.00pm
A pop-up charity event showcasing the talents and skills of people in recovery. This will include an art exhibition, sound installation, health promotion stalls, street food, drama and Mosaic workshops and kids' activities. "Bridging the gap between the recovery and general communities". Donations accepted on the day. An alcohol-free event. Age group: All ages. Round Chapel Auditorium, Powerscroft Road, Lower Clapton, Hackney, E5 OPU. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Isla Matheson. Email: isla.matheson@lifeline.org.uk. view website

Rhythm Junction London

Saturday, 13 September 2014 2pm - 10.30pm
A one-day festival of live vintage swing music and dancing at the historic Round Chapel, Hackney. Come and enjoy the festival atmosphere and watch four of the best swing bands in the country perform in the heart of Hackney. Age group: 16+. Round Chapel Old School Rooms, Powerscroft Road, Hackney, E5 0LY. Contact: Mike Paul-Smith. Email: rhythmjunctionlondon@gmail.com Telephone: 07855 488462. view website

SuperHomes Hackney

Saturday, 13 September 2014 11am - 4pm
SuperHome Open Days let you get the inside story on some exceptional home improvement projects. SuperHomes are older homes refurbished by their owners for greater comfort, lower bills and carbon savings of 60% or more! Entry is free. Book online at www.superhomes.org.uk/156. Age group: All ages. 74 Amhurst Road, Hackney, E8 1JH. Disabled access: no. Contact: Camille Ruddle. Email: Camille@superhomes.org.uk Telephone: 01908256918. view website

Free PACT Foraging Walk: fruits, with Gemma Harris

Sunday, 14 September 2014 2.00pm - 4.00pm
The area around the New River and Manor House has an absolute abundance of wildlife and plants and we want to teach you how to safely forage the tasty food that is available, if you know where to look. Age group: All ages. The Castle Climbing Centre, Green Lanes, Hackney, N4 2HA N4 2HA. Disabled access: no. Contact: Jo Homan. Email: manorhousepact@mhdt.org.uk Telephone: 07733330379.

FREE PACT Community Meal

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 10.30am - 2.00pm
Love cooking? Enjoy great food? Come along to the next PACT Meal! We reduce food waste, collecting ingredients from local shops, which would normally be thrown away, instead using them to make delicious feasts for the community. Volunteer cooks wanted from 10:30am. Lunch served from 12:30pm. . Age group: All ages. Newnton Close, Hackney, N4 2RQ. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Jo Homan. Email: manorhousepact@mhdt.org.uk Telephone: 07733330379.

Free PACT Wildlife Walk: minibeasts with LWT

Sunday, 12 October 2014 2.00pm - 4.00pm
The area around the New River and Manor House has an absolute abundance of wildlife and plants and we want to teach you how to make the most of the wonderful green space that we have in our area. Age group: All ages. The Castle Climbing Centre, Green Lanes, Hackney, N4 2HA N4 2HA. Disabled access: no. Contact: Jo Homan. Email: manorhousepact@mhdt.org.uk Telephone: 07733330379.

Free PACT Community Meal

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 10.30am - 2.00pm
Love cooking? Enjoy great food? Come along to the next PACT Meal! We reduce food waste, collecting ingredients from local shops, which would normally be thrown away, instead using them to make delicious feasts for the community. Volunteer cooks wanted from 10:30am. Lunch served from 12:30pm. Age group: All ages. Newnton Close, Hackney, N4 2RQ. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Jo Homan. Email: manorhousepact@mhdt.org.uk Telephone: 07733330379.

African, Caribbean and cultural family fun day

Saturday, 25 October 2014 12pm - 5pm
This event is open to the community, to come together, learn and celebrate black history. There will be local businesses, organisations, charities designers and artist providing, community information, illustrative arts, crafts and decorative items. Also arts and crafts, products, raffle prizes and refreshments. Live entertainment from unsigned artists. . 103 Stoke Newington Road Hackney N16 8BX Disabled access: yes. Contact: Suzanne Asphall. Email: designsbysuzanne01@hotmail.com Telephone: 07956905730.

Free PACT guided foraging walk (nuts, with Gemma Harris)

Sunday, 09 November 2014 2.00pm - 4.00pm
The area around the New River and Manor House has an absolute abundance of wildlife and plants and we want to teach you how to safely forage the tasty food that is available. As winter is setting in this month we look at foraging winter greens growing wild. Age group: All ages. The Castle Climbing Centre, Green Lanes, Hackney, N4 2HA N4 2HA. Disabled access: no. Contact: Jo Homan. Email: manorhousepact@mhdt.org.uk Telephone: 07733330379.

Free PACT Community Meal

Tuesday, 18 November 2014 10.30am - 2.00pm
Love cooking? Enjoy great food? Come along to the next PACT Meal! We reduce food waste, collecting ingredients from local shops, which would normally be thrown away, instead using them to make delicious feasts for the community. Volunteer cooks wanted from 10:30am. Lunch served from 12:30pm. Age group: All ages. Newnton Close, Hackney, N4 2RQ. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Jo Homan. Email: manorhousepact@mhdt.org.uk Telephone: 07733330379.

PACT foraging walk: food from foraging

Sunday, 14 December 2014 2.00pm - 4.00pm
The area around the New River and Manor House has an absolute abundance of wildlife and plants and we want to teach you how to safely forage the tasty food that is available. As winter is setting in this month we look at foraging winter greens growing wild. Age group: All ages. The Castle Climbing Centre, Green Lanes, Hackney, N4 2HA N4 2HA. Disabled access: no. Contact: Jo Homan. Email: manorhousepact@mhdt.org.uk Telephone: 07733330379.

Free PACT Community Meal

Tuesday, 16 December 2014 10.30am - 2pm
Love cooking? Enjoy great food? Come along to the next PACT Meal! We reduce food waste, collecting ingredients from local shops, which would normally be thrown away, instead using them to make delicious feasts for the community. Volunteer cooks wanted from 10:30am. Lunch served from 12:30pm. . Age group: All ages. Newnton Close, Hackney, N4 2RQ. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Jo Homan. Email: manorhousepact@mhdt.org.uk Telephone: 07733330379.