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Today's date - Saturday 20 July 2019

Sat 20 July - Storytelling @ The Bluecoat

Regular tuition in the art of storytelling - Saturdays @ The Bluecoat. Tell stories and learn techniques for remembering or enhancing stories. Ideal for building confidence in acting and public speaking or just for the pure enjoyment of story.

10am-1pm - The Bluecoat, School Lane, Liverpool
Email: info@liverpoolstorytelling.co.uk
Website: www.liverpoolstorytelling.co.uk

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Sat 20 July - PEACE: The Most Practical Tool

We are Screening “PEACE: The Most Practical Tool,that shows the strength of people responding to the tragedy of gang violence by coming together to find solutions to its root causes.
 
Community leaders at Lambeth Community College addressed the recent increase in deaths from knife crime in London. Lorraine Jones has been on a mission to find solutions to gang violence since her son was stabbed to death in 2014. Her NGO organised the event in collaboration with Celebrate Life Events and Lambeth Police Community Partnerships. Bringing together communities affected by youth violence is an important part of the healing process that comes with experiencing violent crime.
 
Free entry refreshments provided Organised by Peacepool a local not for profit group.

2.30pm - Carinthia Suite, Liner Hotel, Lord Nelson Street, Liverpool. - location map

Telephone: 07815444452

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Sun 21 July - Liverpool LGBT Singers

Do you enjoy singing? We are a mixed group of singers of all ages who meet every Sunday evening. We sing everything from pop to showtunes to ballads. No audition necessary, just come along and join in the fun! We have free rehearsal space at John Archer Hall. Turn up at 6pm for a cuppa and a biccie and rehearsal 6-30 to 8-30pm. Over 16s only.

6.30pm till 8.30pm - John Archer Hall, 68 Upper Hill Street, Toxteth, Liverpool, L8 1YR
Email: lgbtchoirliverpool@live.co.uk
Website: www.lgbtchoirliverpool.co.uk

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Tue 23 July - Liverpool Network Theatre Group - weekly workshop

Our ongoing weekly workshops are open to all. We share skills, try out new ideas, and most of all have fun!
 
Network workshops are held every week, including half term and summer breaks.
 
Please feel free to come along to any workshops, whatever amount of experience you have, from beginner to drama student to professional!
 
The workshops are held on a drop-in basis, different leader and topic every week, no need to pre-book, we ask for £3 [waged] or £1.50 [unwaged] to cover costs. Regular, new and returning members are always equally welcome!
 
The start time is 7pm, running until 9pm.

If you decide to join Network there is a yearly subscription fee of £5 waged, £3 unwaged.

Why not come along? Non members also welcome.

7 pm till 9pm - 5th Floor of The Tempest Building (above HUS), 12 Tithebarn Street, Liverpool - location map

Email: liverpoolnetworktheatre@googlemail.com
Website: www.liverpoolnetworktheatre.org.uk

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Wed 24 July - An Evening with Flapjack Press Poets

The Anthology of Tomorrow Book Tour An evening of outstanding poetry from the multi award-winning poets and spoken word artists of Flapjack Press With performances by Rosie Garland (“Literary hero” – The Skinny); Dominic Berry (“Really very inspiring” – Benjamin Zephaniah); Becca Audra Smith (“An absolute joy” – Write Out Loud); Ben Mellor (“A pure undiluted talent” – Lemn Sissay); Cathy Crabb (“Nails life every time” – Matt Panesh); Dermot Glennon (“Funny, hard, relatable” – Lauren Boulger) A pay-what-you-want event “Flapjack Press publishes the most cutting-edge poetic performers” – Writing Manchester Flapjack Press: exploring the synergy between performance and the page Shortlisted Best Northern Publisher, Northern Soul Awards

7.30pm - Jimmy's, 12 Newton St, Manchester - location map

Email: mail@flapjackpress.co.uk
Website: www.flapjackpress.co.uk

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Wed 24 July - Fashion Taster Day at Liverpool School of Art

Have fun with Fashion!
 
Join our team of fashion professionals for an informal and enjoyable day of FREE fashion activities!
 
This 1-day event is ideal for young people with a diagnosed eating disorder, or who simply have a difficult relationship with food and their bodies, who are interested in FASHION and would like to learn more by working with the professionals in a relaxed and informal setting.
 
fashion styling ~
fashion photography ~
fashion drawing
 
Registration is free of charge. Open to all young women (14-16 years old) with eating disorders.
 
No fashion skills are needed. Refreshments and buffet lunch will be provided free of charge -although if you would prefer to bring your own food and drink, that's OK too.
 
This fashion 'taster' day is being provided free of charge by Liverpool School of Art and Design.
 
The day's activities will include a fashion presentation, fashion styling, fashion photography and fashion drawing in an informal atmosphere with plenty of opportunity for socialising!
 
All activities will take place in Liverpool School of Art and Design, and are provided free of charge by professional stylists, fashion models, fashion photographers, fashion illustrators and the LJMU Fashion Team.

10am - 4pm - Liverpool School of Art and Design, 2 Duckinfield Street, Liverpool - location map

Telephone: 07944 308 426
Email: c.ryder@ljmu.ac.uk
Website: http://www.nwbh.nhs.uk/

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Sun 28 July - #ComeAsYouAre @ Liverpool Cathedral for Liverpool Pride

Open Table Liverpool which gathers at St Bride’s and Liverpool Cathedral are joining forces to host a reflective Post-Pride service in the Lady Chapel, the oldest and most beautiful part of this iconic city landmark. After a hectic weekend, come along for a quiet time of music and reflection as we honour all the messages of love and thanks, wishes and prayers which people share on 'prayer flags' at the Open Table Liverpool community stall during the festival. EVERYONE is welcome - bring a friend! Open Table is an ecumenical Christian worship community which offers a warm welcome to people who are: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer / Questioning, Intersex, Asexual (LGBTQIA) and all who seek an inclusive Church. Starting with just six people in Liverpool in 2008, it has grown into a thriving community which meets twice a month at St Bride's Liverpool, and has multiplied across England and Wales.

6.30pm - Liverpool Cathedral (Lady Chapel) - location map

Email: liverpool@opentable.lgbt
Website: www.stbridesliverpool.org.uk

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Sat 3 August - Liverpool Friends of Palestine Vigil

Liverpool Friends of Palestine hold their monthly vigil at the bottom of Church Street outside HSBC bank. Vigils held on the first Saturday of every month.

12pm till 2pm - Church Street, Liverpool city centre - location map

Website: liverpoolfriendsofpalestine.co.uk/

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Tue 6 August - Meeting of Liverpool Holistic Circle

Liverpool Holistic Circle is a forum for sharing and increasing knowledge of all things holistic.

The group is almost unique: there is no membership, no enrolment and no commitments. Just turn up and join in with the information, inspiration, fun, sharing, tea and biscuits.

Meetings are now twice monthly, on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month.

There is no formal membership, but to cover costs we request a donation of £5.00 per meeting attended.

Our meetings cover a huge range of subjects relating to complementary therapies, holism and spirituality. All like-minded people are welcome to come to join us, either regularly or as a one-off.

See website for details of the talks, events, and activities.

7.30pm - The Rosicrucian Chapter, 19, Dovedale Road, Liverpool - location map

Email: mail@liverpool-holistic-circle.org
Website: www.liverpool-holistic-circle.org

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Wed 7 August - Liverpool Friends of Palestine Monthly Meeting

Monthly meeting of Liverpool Friends of Palestine. (Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of every month.) All welcome.

7pm - Unite The Union, Jack Jones House, 2 Churchill Way, Liverpool - location map

Website: http://liverpoolfriendsofpalestine.co.uk/

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Wed 21 August - Liverpool Friends of the Earth meeting

Friendly, informal meeting of Liverpool's local Friends of the Earth group. Past campaigns have included local regeneration, climate change and transport. Open to all!

We meet on the third Wednesday of every month.

6.30pm till 8pm - DoES Liverpool, Unit 3, Floor 4, Gostins Building, 32-36 Hanover Street, Liverpool - location map

Website: www.facebook.com/pg/LiverpoolFoE

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