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November 2016

St George’s Church open to visitors – Pocahontas 400

3 November, 2016 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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St George's Church open to visitors
As part of the Pocahontas 400 celebrations St George’s Church will open its doors to visitors on
Thursdays between 2pm and 4pm with volunteers welcoming and taking visitors around.

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St George’s Church open to visitors – Pocahontas 400

10 November, 2016 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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St George's Church open to visitors
As part of the Pocahontas 400 celebrations St George’s Church will open its doors to visitors on
Thursdays between 2pm and 4pm with volunteers welcoming and taking visitors around.

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St George’s Church open to visitors – Pocahontas 400

17 November, 2016 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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St George's Church open to visitors
As part of the Pocahontas 400 celebrations St George’s Church will open its doors to visitors on
Thursdays between 2pm and 4pm with volunteers welcoming and taking visitors around.

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King James and England in the Age of Pocahontas

19 November, 2016 at 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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Pocahontas Statue

King James and England in the Age of Pocahontas.
Kenneth Fincham is Professor of Early Modern History at the University of Kent with a particular interest in Church and State in the fascinating seventeenth century Jacobean period of English history.

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St George’s Church open to visitors – Pocahontas 400

24 November, 2016 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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St George's Church open to visitors
As part of the Pocahontas 400 celebrations St George’s Church will open its doors to visitors on
Thursdays between 2pm and 4pm with volunteers welcoming and taking visitors around.

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December 2016

St George’s Church open to visitors – Pocahontas 400

1 December, 2016 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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St George's Church open to visitors
As part of the Pocahontas 400 celebrations St George’s Church will open its doors to visitors on
Thursdays between 2pm and 4pm with volunteers welcoming and taking visitors around.

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St George’s Church open to visitors – Pocahontas 400

8 December, 2016 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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St George's Church open to visitors
As part of the Pocahontas 400 celebrations St George’s Church will open its doors to visitors on
Thursdays between 2pm and 4pm with volunteers welcoming and taking visitors around.

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St George’s Church open to visitors – Pocahontas 400

15 December, 2016 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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St George's Church open to visitors
As part of the Pocahontas 400 celebrations St George’s Church will open its doors to visitors on
Thursdays between 2pm and 4pm with volunteers welcoming and taking visitors around.

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St George’s Church open to visitors – Pocahontas 400

22 December, 2016 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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St George's Church open to visitors
As part of the Pocahontas 400 celebrations St George’s Church will open its doors to visitors on
Thursdays between 2pm and 4pm with volunteers welcoming and taking visitors around.

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January 2017

St George’s Church open to visitors – Pocahontas 400

5 January at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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St George's Church open to visitors
As part of the Pocahontas 400 celebrations St George’s Church will open its doors to visitors on
Thursdays between 2pm and 4pm with volunteers welcoming and taking visitors around.

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St George’s Church open to visitors – Pocahontas 400

12 January at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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St George's Church open to visitors
As part of the Pocahontas 400 celebrations St George’s Church will open its doors to visitors on
Thursdays between 2pm and 4pm with volunteers welcoming and taking visitors around.

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St George’s Church open to visitors – Pocahontas 400

19 January at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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St George's Church open to visitors
As part of the Pocahontas 400 celebrations St George’s Church will open its doors to visitors on
Thursdays between 2pm and 4pm with volunteers welcoming and taking visitors around.

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Pocahontas 400 Art Workshops

23 January at 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
St Andrews Art Centre, Royal Pier Road DA12 2BD United Kingdom + Google Map
£1
Pocahontas Statue

Join in with the celebrations of Pocahontas life with artists Wendy Daws and Christopher Sacre for a series of creative workshops. Learn new skills and exhibit your artwork. The exhibition will be held at the Blake Gallery, Woodvill Halls from 13th March - 13th April 2017 Be part of Pocahontas 400.        

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St George’s Church open to visitors – Pocahontas 400

26 January at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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St George's Church open to visitors
As part of the Pocahontas 400 celebrations St George’s Church will open its doors to visitors on
Thursdays between 2pm and 4pm with volunteers welcoming and taking visitors around.

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Pocahontas 400 Art Workshop

30 January at 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
St Andrews Art Centre, Royal Pier Road DA12 2BD United Kingdom + Google Map
£1
Pocahontas Statue

Join in with the celebrations of Pocahontas life with artists Wendy Daws and Christopher Sacre for a series of creative workshops.

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February 2017

St George’s Church open to visitors – Pocahontas 400

2 February at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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St George's Church open to visitors
As part of the Pocahontas 400 celebrations St George’s Church will open its doors to visitors on
Thursdays between 2pm and 4pm with volunteers welcoming and taking visitors around.

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Pocahontas and the Anglo-American World

4 February at 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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Pocahontas Statue

Pocahontas and the Anglo-American World

Malcolm Gaskill is professor of Early Modern History at the University of East Anglia. He has recently published Between Two Worlds: How the English Became Americans.

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Pocahontas 400 Art Workshops

6 February at 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
St Andrews Art Centre, Royal Pier Road DA12 2BD United Kingdom + Google Map
£1
Pocahontas Statue

Join in with the celebrations of Pocahontas life with artists Wendy Daws and Christopher Sacre for a series of creative workshops.

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St George’s Church open to visitors – Pocahontas 400

9 February at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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Free

St George's Church open to visitors
As part of the Pocahontas 400 celebrations St George’s Church will open its doors to visitors on
Thursdays between 2pm and 4pm with volunteers welcoming and taking visitors around.

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Pocahontas 400 Art Workshop

13 February at 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
St Andrews Art Centre, Royal Pier Road DA12 2BD United Kingdom + Google Map
£1
Pocahontas Statue

Join in with the celebrations of Pocahontas life with artists Wendy Daws and Christopher Sacre for a series of creative workshops. Learn new skills and exhibit your artwork.

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Feather Workshops

15 February at 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Feather Art Work Pocahontas 400

The artist Jo Dyer, from Animate Arts, will be  running a series of free community at the Gravesend Borough Market on Wed 15 and Saturday 18 February 10am-12.30pm and 2-4.30pm to create eye-catching, giant feathers, similar to those decorating Native American headdresses, for a spectacular outdoor parade procession in March 2017 celebrating the good spirit within Gravesham’s community. Local people of all ages are invited to take part in the creation of the feathers that will recognise individuals, groups or…

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Feather Workshops

15 February at 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Free
Feather Art Work Pocahontas 400

Artist Jo Dyer, from Animate Arts, will be  running a series of free community workshops at the Gravesend Borough Market on Wed 15 and Saturday 18 February 10am-12.30pm and 2-4.30pm to create eye-catching, giant feathers, similar to those decorating Native American headdresses, for a spectacular outdoor parade procession in March 2017 celebrating the good spirit within Gravesham’s community. Local people of all ages are invited to take part in the creation of the feathers that will recognise individuals, groups or organisations in…

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St George’s Church open to visitors – Pocahontas 400

16 February at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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Free

St George's Church open to visitors
As part of the Pocahontas 400 celebrations St George’s Church will open its doors to visitors on
Thursdays between 2pm and 4pm with volunteers welcoming and taking visitors around.

Find out more »

Feather Workshops

18 February at 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Free
Feather Art Work Pocahontas 400

The artist Jo Dyer, from Animate Arts, will be  running a series of free community at the Gravesend Borough Market on Wed 15 and Saturday 18 February 10am-12.30pm and 2-4.30pm to create eye-catching, giant feathers, similar to those decorating Native American headdresses, for a spectacular outdoor parade procession in March 2017 celebrating the good spirit within Gravesham’s community. Local people of all ages are invited to take part in the creation of the feathers that will recognise individuals, groups or…

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Feather Workshops

18 February at 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Free
Feather Art Work Pocahontas 400

The artist Jo Dyer, from Animate Arts, will be  running a series of free community at the Gravesend Borough Market on Wed 15 and Saturday 18 February 10am-12.30pm and 2-4.30pm  to create eye-catching, giant feathers, similar to those decorating Native American headdresses, for a spectacular outdoor parade procession in March 2017 celebrating the good spirit within Gravesham’s community. Local people of all ages are invited to take part in the creation of the feathers that will recognise individuals, groups or…

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Singing Performances for Pocahontas 400

18 February at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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Singing Performances for Pocahontas 400. A rich programme
of songs combining English music from the time of Pocahontas with a selection of
melodies from the USA.

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Pocahontas 400 Art Workshops

20 February at 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
St Andrews Art Centre, Royal Pier Road DA12 2BD United Kingdom + Google Map
£1
Pocahontas Statue

Join in with the celebrations of Pocahontas life with artists Wendy Daws and Christopher Sacre for a series of creative workshops. Learn new skills and exhibit your artwork. The exhibition will be held at the Blake Gallery, Woodvill Halls from 13th March - 13th April 2017 Be part of Pocahontas 400.                

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St George’s Church open to visitors – Pocahontas 400

23 February at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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St George's Church open to visitors
As part of the Pocahontas 400 celebrations St George’s Church will open its doors to visitors on
Thursdays between 2pm and 4pm with volunteers welcoming and taking visitors around.

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Earth’s Only Paradise: London and the Jamestown Settlement

23 February at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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Pocahontas Statue

Earth’s Only Paradise: London and the Jamestown Settlement
Hazel Forsyth is Senior Curator of Post-Medieval History at the Museum of London. In 2007 Hazel was involved in commemorations to mark the 400th anniversary of the founding of Jamestown, the first permanent English settlement in America, with an exhibition in London, followed by loans to the Jamestown-Yorktown settlement.

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Pocahontas 400 Art Workshops

27 February at 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
St Andrews Art Centre, Royal Pier Road DA12 2BD United Kingdom + Google Map
£1
Pocahontas Statue

Join in with the celebrations of Pocahontas life with artists Wendy Daws and Christopher Sacre for a series of creative workshops.

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March 2017

Pocahontas 400 Art Workshops

6 March at 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
St Andrews Art Centre, Royal Pier Road DA12 2BD United Kingdom + Google Map
£1
Pocahontas 400 workshops

Join in the celebration of the life of Pocahontas with artists Wendy Daws and Christopher Sacre for a series of creative workshops. Learn new skills and exhibit your artwork. Be part of Pocahontas 400.

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Gravesend and Kent in the Age of Pocahontas – Christoph Bull

9 March at 7:30 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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Pocahontas Statue

Local historian Christoph Bull shares his lifelong fascination with the history of his local area, brings 17th century people and places to life.

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Unearthing the past at Jamestown Rediscovery

19 March at 2:30 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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In this talk, with professional insights and personal stories, David Givens, Senior Archaeologist at Jamestown Rediscovery, reveals how America’s past continues to attract worldwide attention.

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Pocahontas & Her People – David Givens

19 March at 4:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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Pocahontas Statue

Many people are acquainted with the Disney version of the Pocahontas story but what is the buried truth that lies behind the cartoon’s romantic portrayal of this young Native American woman?

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Pocahontas’ Burial Register

20 March at 8:00 am - 25 March at 5:00 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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Pocahontas-burial-register will be on special display at St George's Church during the Pocahontas 400 commemorative week.

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Commemorative Pocahontas 400 Parade

21 March at 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
St George’s Church, Church Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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Pocahontas400

A commemorative parade celebrating the life of Native American Pocahontas will take place from 1.30pm by St Andrew's Gardens.

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‘Gravesend’ by playwright Kieran Knowles

21 March at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Woodville, Woodville Place,
Gravesend, Kent DA12 1DD United Kingdom
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'Gravesend' by playwright Kieran Knowles. Readings of a new play entitled ‘Gravesend’ by young playwright Kieran Knowles at The Woodville, Gravesend

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‘Gravesend’ by playwright Kieran Knowles

22 March at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Woodville, Woodville Place,
Gravesend, Kent DA12 1DD United Kingdom
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'Gravesend' by playwright Kieran Knowles. Readings of a new play entitled ‘Gravesend’ by young playwright Kieran Knowles at The Woodville, Gravesend

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‘Gravesend’ by playwright Kieran Knowles

23 March at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Woodville, Woodville Place,
Gravesend, Kent DA12 1DD United Kingdom
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'Gravesend' by playwright Kieran Knowles. Readings of a new play entitled ‘Gravesend’ by young playwright Kieran Knowles at The Woodville, Gravesend

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April 2017

Pocahontas 400 Family Day

8 April at 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
The Three Daws, Town Pier Square
Gravesend , DA11 0BJ United Kingdom
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Pocahontas 400 Family Day

As part of the Pocahontas 400 commemoration the Historical Performance Company, Past Pleasures, will put on theatrical street performances throughout the day in various locations around Gravesend Town Centre.

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