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January 2020

20:20 Vision by Duncan Grant

24 January at 6:00 pm - 26 January at 4:00 pm
St Andrews Art Centre, Royal Pier Road DA12 2BD United Kingdom + Google Map

An exhibition of Duncan’s latest work inspired by his childhood, town and other stuff. Private view Friday 24th January, 6pm - 9pm.

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Big Garden Birdwatch

25 January at 8:00 am - 26 January at 5:00 pm

Record the wildlife you see in your garden for about 1 hour. Submit your reading on the RSPB website and be part of the 2020 BGBW!

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North West Kent Postcard Club Postcard Fair

25 January at 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
St George’s Church Hall, Church Street
Gravesend, DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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Everyone welcome to this popular Postcard Fair. There will be dealers, displays, local books and refreshments. For more info: 01474 325507

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Desserts Around the World

26 January at 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Desserts From Around the World The second event of the Altogether Stronger project.  Come along to this event at the Borough Market. The Altogether Stronger project is about bringing all sections of our diverse community together through food & music events through which we can better understand others and begin to value their experiences, creating a stronger and more cohesive community. As well as dessert making workshops by a Bake Off star and a local business, there will be free…

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Holocaust Memorial Day

27 January at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Gravesend Community Square, Windmill Street
Gravesend, Kent DA12 1AU United Kingdom
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You are very welcome to join The Mayor of Gravesham, Cllr Gurdip Ram Bungar, for a flag raising ceremony to commemorate all victims of the Holocaust. There will be exhibition in the Blake Gallery from Wednesday 22nd January to Friday 31st January to feature items donated by the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust. Also, a free workshop will take place at the Blake Gallery to create memorial flames on Saturday 25th February, 10:30am - 2:30pm.

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Tea Dance

28 January at 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
St George’s Church Hall, Church Street
Gravesend, DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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£2.50

Come along to a very friendly Tea Dance – Sequence Dancing, every Tuesday at St George’s Church Hall. Good fun and great exercise. Couples or singles – adults only. Beginners or experienced – all are welcome. Further info: 01474 320792 or 07913 230119

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101 Things You Never Knew About Garden Birds

28 January at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gravesend Masonic Hall, wrotham Road
Gravesend, DA11 0PA United Kingdom
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£5.00

How well do we really know our garden birds? Join Chris Ward to find out more!

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Song and Story Time with Eastgate Church

29 January at 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Come and meet other families and have fun, for under 5s and carers.

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The History Cafe – Gravesend, Gateway to the Thames

30 January at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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The History Cafe is an opportunity to learn more about the Borough, meet like minded people and enjoy a nice hot drink. Come and join us for a free monthly presentation by a local historian on a range of subjects relating to Gravesend and surrounding area. Christoph Bull leads this first session, discussing how Gravesend has developed as a Town with plenty of amusing stories along the way.

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Spirit Cafe

31 January at 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Come along to the Spirit Cafe, A Place of Encounter for Spiritual Readings, Peace Treatments, Physical Healings, Dream Interpretations and Spiritual Cleansings. Appointments open for walk-ins on the day and will be booked on a first come, first serve basis. All appointments are free of charge.

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February 2020

Saturday Market – Buy Local… Buy Fresh

1 February at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Come along to buy fresh locally sourced produce from Gravesend Borough Market.

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Cheeki Monkeys Big Baby & Children’s Markets

2 February at 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Our Nearly New Baby Sales are community events for local families to make money while recycling unwanted items. Baby & Children’s Clothes - Maternity Wear - Nappies - Changing Stations - Toys - Books - DVD's - Name Letters - Bikes - TrikesSafety Gates - Baby Walkers - Baby Swings - Bouncy Chairs - Cots - Beds - Linen - Quilts - Cot Bumper Sets - Playpens - Prams – Buggies - Strollers - Car Seats - Highchairs - Baby…

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Gardens with Ian Nicholson

5 February at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gravesend Library, Windmill Street
Gravesend, DA12 1AQ United Kingdom
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£2.00

Come and listen to Ian Nicholson as he reads a selection of short stories from his fifth book ‘Gardens’ with tales ranging from medieval to futuristic. £2 per person including refreshments. Booking recommended: 03000 41 31 31 or gravesendlibrary@kent.gov.uk

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Friday Curiosities & Collectables

7 February at 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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All welcome to the Friday Curiosities & Collectables Market.

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Spirit Cafe

7 February at 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Free

Come along to the Spirit Cafe, A Place of Encounter for Spiritual Readings, Peace Treatments, Physical Healings, Dream Interpretations and Spiritual Cleansings. Appointments open for walk-ins on the day and will be booked on a first come, first serve basis. All appointments are free of charge.

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Saturday Market Buy Local…Buy Fresh

8 February at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Come along to buy fresh locally sourced produce from Gravesend Borough Market.

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Vintage Fair

9 February at 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Join us for a day filled with vintage and retro fashion, accessories, jewellery, homeware, food and live entertainment.

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Forget-Me-Not-Vintage Fayre

9 February at 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Join us for a day filled with vintage and retro fashion, accessories, jewellery, homeware, food and live entertainment.

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Stone near Dartford- the tale of the incredible shrinking parish

10 February at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St Mary’s Church Hall, Wrotham Road
Gravesend, Kent DA11 7LS United Kingdom
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£2.00

Join local historian Christoph Bull for a talk about Stone near Dartford the tale of the incredible shrinking parish. Discover the story of a place that all have driven through, but rarely stopped to explore.

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Spirit Cafe

14 February at 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Come along to the Spirit Cafe, A Place of Encounter for Spiritual Readings, Peace Treatments, Physical Healings, Dream Interpretations and Spiritual Cleansings. Appointments open for walk-ins on the day and will be booked on a first come, first serve basis. All appointments are free of charge.

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Cold War Bunker Tours

14 February at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cold War Bunker, Woodlands Park
Gravesend, Kent DA11 7LF United Kingdom
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£5

Gravesend’s Cold War bunker is located within Woodlands park and was originally known as Civil Defence Region 6. The bunker was an underground command post, built in 1954, from which Gravesend’s rescue and emergency services were to be co-ordinated in the event of a nuclear attack. Its 13 rooms contained power and ventilation plant, communications areas for the command staff and various dormitories. Refurbished and re-equipped to look as it was in the 1950s, the bunker gives the visitor the…

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Annual General Meeting and Cheese and Wine Social

14 February at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Chalk Parish Hall, Lower Higham Road
Gravesend, DA12 2ND United Kingdom
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All welcome to our AGM and social. Why not come along and meet the friendly group and find out about the club. The event is free but donations welcome towards the buffet. There is a raffle to help club funds, bring a bloom and join in with the free just for fun best bloom competition. (Small prize) No need to book, free local parking. The years membership is only £15, hall meetings are free for members, Mar - Nov  with…

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Saturday Market Buy Local…Buy Fresh

15 February at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Come along to buy fresh locally sourced produce from Gravesend Borough Market.

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February Half Term Trail

15 February at 10:00 am - 23 February at 3:00 pm
Shorne Wood Country Park, Brewers Road
Shorne, Gravesend , Kent DA12 3HX United Kingdom
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£3.00

Book your place online or pop in on the day to collect your trail sheet from the Visitor centre.

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Vinland

17 February at 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
LV21, Town Pier Pontoon
Gravesend, DA11 0BG United Kingdom
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£9.00

A dark, wintry Viking adventure brought to life through storytelling, animation, live drawing and music. Set sail with Freydis and her son Snorri on a Viking adventure brought to life through storytelling, animation, live drawing and music. Join her crew of explorers as they find out they’re not alone in this strange new land and come face to face with ghosts, monsters and wild gooseberries. Follow Snorri as he confronts an ancient spirit set on revenge and learns the truth about himself.…

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Climate Change & Our Own Gardens

19 February at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Meadow Rooms, The Street
Meopahm, Kent DA12 3BZ United Kingdom
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£3.00

Nature conservationist Dr Michael Lynn gives an expert speaker talk on the effect ‘global warming’ is having on our gardens. Michael will tell you what simple precautions you should be taking now.

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Ball Boys

20 February at 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
St Andrews Art Centre, Royal Pier Road DA12 2BD United Kingdom + Google Map
£10.00

This play is set during Wimbledon fortnight wherein 2 ball boys are plotting the ultimate revolutionary act. Whilst eschewing Marxist ideology they hatch a plan to strike against capitalism and proletariat. A darkly tragic comic piece of theatre and although written in the mid 1970s, it has a modern day resonance with recent political machinations. Starring Logan Mersh and Jonathan Smeed. Written by David Edgar. £10 on the door or contact 07904 963585

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Saturday Market Buy Local…Buy Fresh

22 February at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Come along to buy fresh locally sourced produce from Gravesend Borough Market.

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Luddesdown – lovely and lonely: the story of Gravesham’s most isolated parish

24 February at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Reliance Fish Bar, 4 Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA12 2EE United Kingdom
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£15.00

Luddedown – lovely and lonely: the story of Gravesham’s most isolated parish (Illustrated talk with supper) Speaker: Christoph Bull On: Monday 24th February 2020 At: Reliance Restaurant, Queen Street, Gravesend Begins: 6pm for fish & chip supper with talk to follow. Price: £15 includes both supper and talk. Payment needed before evening as seats that are unpaid  are sold on Booking essential as places are limited – Reliance Restaurant 01474 533593  

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The History Cafe – The History of Gravesend Airport

27 February at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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The History Cafe is an opportunity to learn more about the Borough, meet like minded people and enjoy a nice hot drink. Come and join us for a free monthly presentation by a local historian on a range of subjects relating to Gravesend and surrounding area. John Tate presents a snapshot of Gravesend Airport from 1932 - 1958.

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Spirit Cafe

28 February at 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Come along to the Spirit Cafe, A Place of Encounter for Spiritual Readings, Peace Treatments, Physical Healings, Dream Interpretations and Spiritual Cleansings. Appointments open for walk-ins on the day and will be booked on a first come, first serve basis. All appointments are free of charge.

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Saturday Market Buy Local…Buy Fresh

29 February at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Come along to buy fresh locally sourced produce from Gravesend Borough Market.

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Vintage Hornby trains Exhibition

29 February at 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
St George’s Church Hall, Church Street
Gravesend, DA11 0DJ United Kingdom
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£3.50

All welcome to the very popular Vintage Hornby Trains Exhibition at St George’s Church Hall. Plus Trade Stalls. Adults: £3.50 Children: £2 (free if under 5) Family ticket: £8.00 Hot refreshments available. More info: 07879 651090

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March 2020

Handmade Fair

1 March at 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Come along to the Handmade Fair with dozens of local crafters under one roof, exhibiting an eclectic mix of hand crafted wares and taste bud tempting treats.

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See Me: Artists not Outsiders

3 March at 9:00 am - 15 March at 8:00 pm
Blake Gallery, Woodville Place
Gravesend, DA12 1DD
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Come along to The Blake Gallery for a group exhibition by artists supported by The National Autistic Society. Monday to Saturday: 9am - 8pm Sundays: 10am - 2pm.

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Going for RHS Chelsea Gold

11 March at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Meadow Rooms, The Street
Meopahm, Kent DA12 3BZ United Kingdom
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£3.00

Mig Kimpton - floral designer & winner of 13 RHS Chelsea medals- provides an interesting insight into exhibiting at the Chelsea Flower Show whilst demonstrating his floral art. These will be raffled during the evening. Mig says Chelsea is his favourite show.

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Cold War Bunker Tours

13 March at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cold War Bunker, Woodlands Park
Gravesend, Kent DA11 7LF United Kingdom
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£5.00

Gravesend’s Cold War bunker is located within Woodlands park and was originally known as Civil Defence Region 6. The bunker was an underground command post, built in 1954, from which Gravesend’s rescue and emergency services were to be co-ordinated in the event of a nuclear attack. Its 13 rooms contained power and ventilation plant, communications areas for the command staff and various dormitories. Refurbished and re-equipped to look as it was in the 1950s, the bunker gives the visitor the…

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The Fascinating and Secret Life of the Mole

13 March at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Chalk Parish Hall, Lower Higham Road
Gravesend, DA12 2ND United Kingdom
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£2.50

Chris Stewart a professional mole catcher he will entertain us with a humorous but factual talk on the life of the mole, and the history of mole trapping. Chris is a regular guest on BBC radio Kent Sunday Gardening. There is a raffle to help club funds, bring a bloom and join in with the free just for fun best bloom competition. (Small prize) No need to book, free local parking. The years membership is only £15, hall meetings are…

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The History Cafe – A nostalgic look at Gravesend shops

26 March at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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The History Cafe is an opportunity to learn more about the Borough, meet like minded people and enjoy a nice hot drink. Come and join us for a free monthly presentation by a local historian on a range of subjects relating to Gravesend and surrounding area. Sandra Soder will be taking a look at past Gravesend shops using old photos and historic information. Come along and share your memories at this lovely nostalgic presentation.

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Twilight Market – Holistic & Psychic

27 March at 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Gravesend Borough Market, Queen Street
Gravesend, Kent DA11 0AZ United Kingdom
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Come along to experience an evening filled with holistic therapies, one to one psychic readings and platform mediumship. Food court, pop up bar and trade stands open throughout event.

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