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Monday 17 February 2020
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The Maker Station – Kids Indigo Shibori Tie-dye workshop

February 17 @ 2:00 pm4:00 pm GMT

Want to do some different activities with your kids this half-term? Come along and learn a new crafty natural indigo shibori dye skill! Please bring some your old white cotton socks or old white t-shirt that you want to give it a new look! In this two hours workshop, led by an indigo tie dye practitioner Yiran, you will learn different ways to fold and binding your fabric, to create your pattern areas by using elastic bands, cardboards, beads, chopsticks,…

Orange Tree Theatre – Romeo & Juliet

February 17 @ 2:00 pm GMT
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Experience Shakespeare’s tale of love and violence taken to the edge of the city, where the wildness of the heart can’t be contained. A small cast of multi-roling actors bring Shakespeare’s language to life through ensemble movement, lyrical flows and contemporary sounds; up close, intense, and in the round. Ideally suited to Years 9, 10 and 11 (ages 13 – 16), this 90-minute abridged version of the play uses only Shakespeare’s language, combined with a present-day setting. Clear storytelling makes it accessible…

Watermans Family Cinema (Half Term)- Spies In Disguise (PG)

February 17 @ 1:30 pm GMT
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Super spy Lance Sterling (Will Smith) and scientist Walter Beckett (Tom Holland) are almost exact opposites. Lance is smooth, suave and debonair. Walter is … not. But when events take an unexpected turn, this unlikely duo are forced to team up for the ultimate mission that will require an almost impossible disguise – transforming Lance into the brave, fierce, majestic… pigeon. Walter and Lance suddenly have to work as a team, or the whole world is in peril. Babe in…

Chiswick Bridge Club

February 17 @ 1:30 pm5:00 pm GMT
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Chiswick Bridge Club is a well established friendly club which meets once a week. Chiswick Bridge Club welcome new members who play duplicate, rubber or Chicago bridge. Table money is small (currently £2.00) and the first session is free. The club has been in existence for at least 20 years and aims to provide a social club for playing bridge in pleasant surroundings. Table money is small (currently £2.00) and the first session is free. Contact the Secretary Linda Duncan…

Watermans Family Cinema – Frozen 2 (U)

February 17 @ 11:00 am GMT
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Why was Elsa born with magical powers? What truths about the past await Elsa as she ventures into the unknown to the enchanted forests and dark seas beyond Arendelle? The answers are calling her but also threatening her kingdom. Together with Anna, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven, she'll face a dangerous but remarkable journey. Babe in arm tickets – all babies 1 year and under MUST have a booked seat. This seat is free but must be booked through the Box…

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The Age Concern Friendship Club

February 17 @ 10:30 am4:00 pm GMT
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Age Concern Chiswick meets Mondays and Thursdays for tea, coffee, snacks, music and friendship. On Mondays there’s a keep fit class from 12.00 noon till 1.00pm and at 2.00 pm there’s a bingo session. On Thursdays they run a craft group from 11.30am for any older people who would like to learn knitting, crochet and embroidery, or just bring along their own projects to do in a sociable setting, followed by bingo at 2.00 pm. There is also a bric-a-brac…

The Little Gym – Various Classes

February 17
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Club Card Offer – Free Annual Membership worth £50.   The Little Gym Chiswick offers gymnastics, dance and karate as well as birthday parties. Classes start for babies aged four months and are on every day of the week. The Little Gym Chiswick was established in 2007 and is the UK’s only ‘double decker’ Little Gym with two fully equipped gymnasiums, mirrored studio with sprung floor and two separate kitchens and lounge areas for parents and little ones. The Little…

The Little Gym – Half Term Camps (3- 12 yrs)

February 17February 23

While school’s out, let The Little Gym Chiswick entertain your kids with camps featuring gymnastics, dance and martial arts. From 17th – 23rd February, children aged between 3 – 12 years can enjoy morning or afternoon sessions, or a whole day, including lunch club. You don’t have to be a member to join the fun as non-members are welcome at the half-term holiday camps too. Prices start at £42 for a 3 hour session. Call 020 8994 3729 or email:…

The Little Gym – February Half Term Camps

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While school’s out, let The Little Gym Chiswick entertain your kids with camps featuring gymnastics, dance and martial arts.     From 17th – 23rd February, children aged between 3 – 12 years can enjoy morning or afternoon sessions, or a whole day, including lunch club.  You don’t have to be a member to join the fun as non-members are welcome at the half-term holiday camps too.  Prices start at £42 for a 3 hour session.    Call 020 8994 3729 or email chiswick@thelittlegym.eu  for more information or to book your space.   The Little Gym is an…

Visit Kew Gardens, Richmond Open every day except Christmas Day

February 17
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The Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew is home to the world’s most diverse collection of living plants; 132 hectares of landscape which is exceptionally beautiful in any season. In winter the Palm House welcomes you in to the warmth of the rainforest, the Princess of Wales Conservatory invites you to explore ten of the world’s climatic zones and the Waterlily House shows off its amazing, giant lily pads. In spring and summer you can enjoy the long vistas of snowdrops…

Orange Tree Theatre – The Sugar Syndrome

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I like the internet. I like that way of talking to people. It’s honest. It’s a place where people are free to say anything they like. And most of what they say is about sex. Dani is 17. She’s looking to meet someone honest and direct. What she finds is a man twice her age who thinks she’s an 11-year-old boy. The first major revival of Lucy Prebble’s debut play: an exploration of an unlikely friendship, our desire to connect,…

Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith – Faustus: That Damned Woman
Finishes 22 February 2020

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From 22 January 2020 – 22 February 2020 except for 26 January and 2/9/16/ February. My name is Johanna Faustus. I was born almost four hundred years ago. I gave my soul to achieve the impossible. I watched this city grow sick and I swore to heal it. I might be damned, but I would save the world to spite the Devil. Award-winning playwright Chris Bush reimagines the Faust myth to explore what we must sacrifice to achieve greatness, and…

Gunnerbury Park and Museum

Visit Gunnersbury Park

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The park is open daily from 8.00am – dusk. The museum is open Tuesday – Sunday (including Bank Holidays) 10.00am – 4.30pm. The original Gunnersbury House was built by Sir John Maynard, a lawyer and politician during the time of Oliver Cromwell. In the 18th century Princess Amelia, daughter of George II, used it as her summer home. After her death the original house was pulled down and replaced by two mansions. Both were bought by the Rothschild family in…

Visit Osterley Park & House

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Osterley Park is a Georgian country estate in west London, now owned by the National Trust. Described by Horace Walpole as 'the palace of palaces', Osterley was created in the late 18th century by architect and designer Robert Adam for the Child family to entertain and impress their friends and clients. Today the house is presented as it would have looked in the 1780s: ‘Enter the house as the family's guests would have via the impressive stone steps leading up…

Visit Watermans arts centre, Brentford

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There’s something on at Watermans arts centre every day of the year except Christmas Day. Watermans arts centre offers a variety of arts activities for varied age groups and interests. This includes a cinema, a 250 seat theatre, contemporary art gallery, and an on-site cafe. Year round they provide activities for families, including children’s theatre and comedy, and workshops varying from music to creative writing. watermans.org.uk Cinema Daily, Watermans screens the latest box office hits, independent art house cinema, foreign…

Arts & Crafts Trail, Hammersmith

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This is a walk that you can do at your leisure. You just need to download the map, or pick it up from the William Morris Society Museum in Hammersmith, open Thursday and Saturday, 2.00 – 5.00pm. Start at Hammersmith Bridge and make your way along the river to Hammersmith Terrace, reading about some of the interesting Victorians as you go. The riverside at Hammersmith was an important hub for the Arts & Crafts movement, home to several of its…

Visit the London Wetland Centre, Barnes

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Winter opening: 1 November until February 28 (or 29 when relevant), opening times 9.30 am to 4.30 pm (last admission 3.30pm). Summer opening: 1 March until October 31, opening times 9.30am to 5.30pm (last admission 4.30pm). An urban oasis for wildlife, with wading birds, ducks and otters. A lovely place to go, with or without kids. Find out about WWT’s conservation work and the birds they are helping to save from extinction. Walks and talks on wild animals, plants and…

Visit Syon Park, Brentford

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The Park and Gardens are beautiful to walk around. The Great Conservatory has been used as a location for music videos and film shoots, including the 1967 Dudley Moore – Peter Cook version of Bedazzled and John Boorman’s first feature film Catch Us If You Can. The House & Gardens are open from March until the end of October and close for the winter, except for the Enchanted Woodland event in November, when the Gardens are lit by night. Throughout…

Visit Gunnersbury Triangle, nature reserve

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A green oasis created by intersecting railway lines, saved from development in the 1980s and managed by the London Wildlife Trust for wildlife and people. This wet woodland nature reserve is a haven for birds and small mammals, which take advantage of the sheltered birch and willow. Walkways and footpaths help guide visitors around the ponds and acid grassland areas through this wild oasis in Chiswick. You can just wander round and enjoy the peace and beauty of it or…

Avanti – Cafe Conversations

February 17
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Café Conversations brings people together through coffee! Rather than staring at your own four walls, come to Avanti at Bedford Corner on Mondays, or the Café Grove on Wednesdays – or both! The idea is that people who don’t necessarily know each other can have the opportunity to have interesting, thought provoking conversations with people they might not normally meet. No need to pre-book, just turn up at the start of the session. Not suitable for children. Café Conversations has been…

Visit Chiswick House & Gardens

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Chiswick House is a beautiful example of Georgian architecture. Built by Lord Burlington as an extravagant party venue, the neo-Palladian villa was famous in its heyday during the 18th and 19th centuries for some of the most sumptuous entertainments ever held in Britain. The rich decoration and many paintings are well worth the entrance fee. The house is open 10.00 am – 5.00 pm at weekends in 2018 from Saturday 24 February until Easter weekend (Friday 31 March – Monday…

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The National Archives, Kew

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Open Tuesday – Saturday, closed Sunday & Monday but please check as they close for the usual public holidays throughout the year.

Open Tuesday – Saturday, closed Sunday & Monday but please check as they close for the usual public holidays throughout the year. The National Archives is home to millions of historical documents covering a huge range of subjects, including more than 70,000 images, from ancient maps to iconic advertising. The building houses records which have been created and collected by UK central government departments such as the Home Office and the Foreign Office, and major courts of law such as…

Chiswick Playhouse – Tryst
Finishes 29 February 2020

February 5 @ 7:30 pmFebruary 29 @ 7:30 pm GMT

Club Card Offer – £4 discount on tickets To book, phone Chiswick Playhouse Box Office on 020 8995 6035 and present your Club Card on arrival. From 5 February 2020 – 29 February 2020 except for 9/16/23 February. Show time: 7.30pm The 2017 sell-out run at The Tabard returns to Chiswick. Based on a true story, set in Victorian England, this tense, passion-fuelled thriller tells of serial fraudster, George Love, who encounters a naïve and vulnerable shop-girl, Adelaide Pinchin. Seduced…

Osterley Park and House – The Tiger who Came to Tea exhibition

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Osterley Park and House is delighted to present an exhibition that will explore the life and celebrate the work of one of Britain's best known author–illustrators for children, Judith Kerr. Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the much-loved classic The Tiger Who Came to Tea, the exhibition features high quality facsimiles of Judith Kerr’s original illustrations from the Seven Stories collection and promises to bring this delightful book to life for a new generation of family audiences. Visitors will also see…

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