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October half-term

10th October 2013

October half-term is here and to celebrate, our partners have put together a fantastic programme of activities for you to choose from, including...

  • Several Street Dance classes including a master class with non-other than Ashley from Twist and Pulse!

  • The first of The Link's quarterly Town Hall meetings featuring Erith & Thamesmead MP, Teresa Pearce and various community groups - a must for anyone wanting to know what is going on in and around South Thamesmead
  • Thamesmead Youth Voice's second ever Open Mic Night

  • Tomorrow Morning - A musical about two couples, one on the eve of their wedding, the other on the brink of divorce. Written and composed by Theatre Street Performing Arts very own Director, Laurence Mark Wythe and has been shown in New York, London and Tokyo

** New to the programme **

Monday 28 October
Charlton Athletic Community Trust
4:00-7:00pm, T-shirt design
4:30-7:30pm, 1v1/2v2 football
5:00-6:30pm, Fitness/boxing

Wednesday 30 October
Charlton Athletic Community Trust
4:00-7:00pm, T-shirt design
4:00-7:00pm, 1v1/2v2 football
4:00-7:00pm, Health checks
5:00-6:30pm, Fitness/boxing

Wednesday 30 October
A Q&A session with two cast members, Natasha O’Keeffe (Abby) and Karla Crome (Jess) from Misfits. Book your (free) seat in advance!

Wednesday 30 October
The Link Community Garden Consultation
Learn about gardening from a professional and tell us your ideas. Also come up with a name for the garden and hand it in to a member of the Groundwork team to be in with a chance of winning a two hour session in our recording studio.

Thursday 31 October
Mural Painting (rescheduled event due to Monday's bad weather)
11-19 year olds
Help paint a mural on the wall outside Thamesmead Gym. Please wear old clothes you don't mind getting paint on.

Please note Saturday's Black History Month event is now FREE!!!

Ashley from Twist and Pulse said: "Speaking as someone who absolutely loved growing up in Thamesmead (I wouldn't change it for the world!) I am proud and honoured to deliver a streetomedy dance workshop at The Link.

"As a member of Twist and Pulse, it is always exciting to see fresh, raw talent and to help inspire others just as I was inspired myself! Dance and comedy - who could wish for anything more?!"
All you have to do to make a booking is pop in to see us.

Small print

  • Please note payment is due at the time of booking.

  • Places are on a first come, first served basis.

  • The free drink and cake deal is for non Access Thamesmead card holders only. One deal per new sign-up when producing a copy of our October 2013 activities programme flyer.

  • Please note the Singing Performance Workshop on Wednesday 30 October has been cancelled.