Events Saturday 18 June

Programme 2016 (PDF)

Saturday 18 June

9.30am – 3.30pm
Craft Activities
Coundon Library, Moseley Avenue, CV6 1HT
Craft activities for the whole family, throughout the day.
1.30pm – 2.00pm Turban tying demonstration.
2.30pm – 3.00pm Storytime.
Contact: Tel: 024 7678 6969
Email: coundon.library@coventry.gov.uk

9.30am – 10.30am
Homework Help
Foleshill Library, Broad Street, CV6 5BG
Get help with your homework and advice from friendly staff in the library.
Contact: Tel: 024 7678 6977
Email: foleshill.library@coventry.gov.uk

10.00am – 3.00pm
Puzzles around the World
Finham Library, Finham Green Road, CV3 6EP
Try some of our international themed puzzles and activity sheets.
Contact: Tel: 024 7678 6974
Email: finham.library@coventry.gov.uk

10.00am onwards
Events throughout the day, arranged by Coventry Pride
10.00am – 4.00pm
Coventry Pride Gay Classic Show
Coventry Transport Museum Forecourt, Millennium Place, Hales Street, CV1 1JD
As part of Coventry Pride, there will be a classic car show put on by the Gay Classic Car Group.
10.30am
Coventry Pride Walk
Starting from the Cathedral Ruins, then going through Broadgate
Gather from 10.30am to start at 11.00am.

12.00 noon – 4.00pm
Escape Games
10 Bull Yard, CV1 1LH
Coventry Pride in conjunction with Escape Games will be running board games through the day.

12.00 noon – 9.00pm
Fargo Village Event
FarGo Village, Far Gosford Street, CV1 5ED
Coventry Pride will be at Fargo Village – there will be street performers, The Pride Bars, a Markethall, three stages and DJs
providing entertainment for all.

3.00pm – 4.00pm
An LGBT body image and Identity positive fashion show on the Lady Go-Diva stage in the Box, Fargo Village.
Contact: Paul Desson-Baxter,
Mobile: 07496545572 Email: info@coventrypride.org.uk
Website: www.coventrypride.org.uk

11.00am – 1.00pm
Sahil, 449 Foleshill Road, CV6 5AQ
Saturday Coffee Morning Drop in
A chance for women to get advice and information, meet new people, beat isolation, connect with other women and build
supportive friendships.
Coffee mornings will continue to run every Saturday.
Contact: Shaheen Akhtar / Gurjit Sandhu Tel: 024 7663 8754
Website: www.sahilproject.co.uk

11.00am – 12.00 noon
Chinese themed Storytime
Caludon Library, Axholme Road, CV2 5BD
Hear stories about China. Aimed at ages 4-12 years. All under 8s must be accompanied by an adult.
Contact: Tel: 024 7678 8300
Email: caludon.library@coventry.gov.uk

11.00am – 12.00 noon
Storytime around the world includes a traditional Polish headdress craft.
Stoke Library, Kingsway, CV2 4EA
Listen to stories from around the world and watch a Turban tying demonstration.
Contact: Tel: 024 7678 6989
Email: stoke.library@coventry.gov.uk

12.00 noon – 2.00pm
Embrace
Rainbows, Short Street, Parkside, CV1 2LW
Embrace is a friendship group for the over 50s Gay, Bi Men.We meet on the First and Third Saturday of the month.
Contact: Ms Narinder Gill, Age UK Coventry, 7 Warwick Row, CV1 1EX
Tel: 024 7643 3977
Email: narinder.gill@ageukcoventry.org.uk
Website: www.ageukcoventry.org.uk

12 noon – 5.00pm
Hillfields Square, Victoria Street, Hillfields, CV1 5LZ
Hillfields Community Festival 2016
Come along to Hillfields Community Festival as we celebrate the diversity of Hillfields. Bringing together diverse community
organisations and different cultures of Hillfields residents. With a relaunch last year with over 100 families in attendance!
Special attractions: Live world music hosted by HILLZ FM, a variety of crafts and activities for all to enjoy, a raffle (to enter
please visit the WATCH Centre) and performances from cross cultures.
To find out more or to get involved contact: Jess
Tel: 02476 550564
Email: admin@watchcharity.org.uk

 

1.30pm – 2.30pm
Sari Tying Demonstration
Cheylesmore Library, Poitiers Road, CV3 5JX
Ever wondered how to tie a sari? Find out as we demonstrate how to put them on in different styles, and have a go yourself.
Contact: Tel: 024 7678 6966
Email: cheylesmore.library@coventry.gov.uk

2.00pm – 3.00pm
Learn a Language
Canley Library, Prior Deram Walk, CV4 8FT
Learn to speak some phrases in Gujarati and how to start a conversation. Already speak Gujarati? A chance to brush up English skills.
Contact: Tel: 024 7678 6963
Email: canley.library@coventry.gov.uk
 
2.00pm – 3.00pm
Multicultural Storytime
Foleshill Library, Broad Street, CV6 5BG
Enjoy stories and craft activities. Under 8s must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
Contact: Tel: 024 7678 6977
Email: foleshill.library@coventry.gov.uk

2.00pm – 3.00pm
Fathers Day Storytime
Hillfields Library, St. Peter’s Community Centre, Charles Street, CV1 5NP 
Contact: Tel: 024 7678 6980
Email: hillfields.library@coventry.gov.uk

2.30pm – 3.30pm
Positive Images Craft session
Aldermoor Library, Acorn Street, CV3 1DP
Make crafts and colour in pictures from around the world.
Contact: Tel: 024 7678 8438
Email: aldermoor.library@coventry.gov.uk

6.30pm – 9.30pm
Multicultural Concert of Music and Dance
Ukrainian Hall, Leicester Causeway, CV1 4HL
Free Concert of Music and Dance from Around the World. Free 
Food and refreshments during the interval with raffle. Access to bar and on street parking.
For full details 
Contact: Email colrsco@yahoo.co.uk