Ladyfest EAST London | April 1st 2012

LadyfestEASTLondon

Hoxton Bar and Kitchen, Hoxton Square, London. Here’s a map: http://g.co/maps/7h7rr
April 1st 2012

Doors open 2pm.

ALL DAY TICKETS just £5 in advance from http://www.wegottickets.com/event/159526 (£6 on the door)

From 2pm and running all day- Stalls including zines, cakes, book swap, tombola, jewellery and much much more!

Please note, times are correct as we go to press but MAY be subject to change.

2.45-3.45pm- Days for Girls WORKSHOP

What if not having tampons or pads kept you isolated during menstruation?

• No study for days.
• No income for days.
• No access to hygiene … for days.

It happens every day worldwide to women in impoverished communities.
Join Days for Girls at LadyfestEASTLondon in making washable menstruation kits to be distributed across the globe.
www.daysforgirls.org

No need to book: Just turn up!

4.00- 5.00pm- Alpha Betty collage WORKSHOP

Share the Ladyfest message with the streets! Join Alpha Betty in creating a collaged paper protest pennant to add to the LadyfestEASTLondon bunting.
Come and cut, paste, draw, scribble, letraset and stencil to add to a collaborative string of artwork that we’ll hang around Hoxton Square!
http://alphabettysoup.wordpress.com/

No need to book: Just turn up!

5.15-6.15pm- Urban Gardening WORKSHOP

Author Helen Babbs, author of My Garden, the City and Me: Rooftop Adventures in the Wilds of London reads from her book,
and gives you tips and inspiration for creating your own garden, however little space you have. PLUS- We will supply pots, seeds and compost
so you can start your own little piece of urban paradise!
http://helenbabbs.wordpress.com/

No need to book: Just turn up!

Live Entertainment

6.45- 7.20pm

Poetry and comedy from:

Rachael Allen
http://www.granta.com/Contributors/Rachael-Allen

Emily Hasler
http://peonymoon.wordpress.com/2011/08/31/emily-haslers-natural-histories/

Viv Groksop
http://www.guardian.co.uk/profile/vivgroskop

Live music

7.30-7.50pm- Minnie Birch
http://www.facebook.com/minniebirch

8- 8.30pm- Pettybone
http://pettybone.blogspot.co.uk/

8.45-9.15pm- Thought Forms
http://thoughtformsband.blogspot.co.uk/

9.30-10pm- Lilies on Mars
http://liliesonmars.com/

PLUS- Dancing til late!

Get your dancing shoes on….

LadyfestEASTLondon DJs spin classic tracks from girl groups to riot grrrl to the best of the new female music scene!

LADYFEST EAST LONDON

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/events/201393729960933/

Blogsite: http://ladyfesteastlondon.blogspot.co.uk/

 

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