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Nov
26
Tue
Highgate International Chamber Music Festival 2019 @ St Michael's Church
Nov 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

HICMF brings together distinguished chamber musicians from around the world for a celebration of chamber music in venues around Highgate. This year’s event ‘Beethoven 249’ centres on celebrating the great man to mark this most notable anniversary. We are honoured once again to be joined by a truly incredible gathering of musicians to perform a varied and attractive programme of masterpieces throughout the week.

Ludwig van Beethoven: Clarinet Trio in B flat, Op. 11

Benjamin Britten: String Quartet No. 1 in D, Op. 25

David Ludwig: Three Yiddish Dances for piano trio

Ernö Dohnanyi: Sextet in C Op.37 for clarinet, horn, string trio and piano

Performers: Benjamin Gilmore, violin; Natalie Klouda, violin; Gary Pomeroy, viola; Robert Cohen, cello; Ashok Klouda, cello; Julian Bliss, clarinet; James Pillai, horn; Simon Callaghan, piano

Highgate International Chamber Music Festival 2019 @ St Michael's Church
Nov 26 @ 10:00 pm – 10:30 pm

HICMF brings together distinguished chamber musicians from around the world for a celebration of chamber music in venues around Highgate. This year’s event ‘Beethoven 249’ centres on celebrating the great man to mark this most notable anniversary. We are honoured once again to be joined by a truly incredible gathering of musicians to perform a varied and attractive programme of masterpieces throughout the week.

Performer/composer: Natalie Klouda – Selection of compositions for solo violin/violin & piano

Nov
27
Wed
Art Classes for Kids – Doodle Arts @ Jackson's Lane
Nov 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Art Classes for Kids - Doodle Arts @ Jackson's Lane

Doodle Arts will be continuing its art classes at Jacksons Lane in Highgate every Wednesday 4-5 pm for kids ages 6-10 yrs old and 5:30-6:30pm for ages 11-14 yrs old. All sessions are specifically design to help children develop their artistic skills and knowledge by using a combination of mediums and techniques such as painting, drawing and printmaking. Drawing inspiration from contemporary artists as well as the great masters and the History of Art we will be exploring fundamental notions in fine art like composition, prospective, tone and texture while at the same time encouraging creative thinking and imagination and most importantly having fun!

Kids Boxercise @ the house
Nov 27 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm

Boxercise kids portrait

 

Every Wednesday 5.15 – 6.15pm
the house 126 Dartmouth Park Hill N19 5HS
Run by Simon a registered professional boxing
coach with The British Boxing Board of
Control. It’s a happy, safe environment for kids
to get fit & socialise at the same time. Places
are limited so please contact us to see
availability.
www.thehouselondon.co.uk
info@thehouselondon.co.uk

Highgate Society Wine Tasting Evening @ Highgate Society
Nov 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

More details to follow nearer the time.

Live Music @ the house
Nov 27 @ 8:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Live Music (emerging artists)
every Wednesday night Free Entry Late license

Nov
28
Thu
Pilates @ the house
Nov 28 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Irish Dance Classes @ Jackson'e Lane Theatre
Nov 28 @ 4:05 pm – 5:30 pm
Irish Dance Classes @ Jackson'e Lane Theatre

“Jig, Skip, Hop” to the Celtic beats !

Sign up for a free trial class ….

The popularity of Riverdance and Lord of the Dance showed the world how energetic and inspirational Irish dance can be, at Celtic Star we aspire to recreate those exciting experiences for your child.

Our syllabus, developed through 40 years of experience uses carefully designed exercises, props and music where children have fun learning different Irish dances routines…

Children have the option of working towards an exciting performance day if they wish, where they receive a certificate and medal which provides a great sense of achievement.

We believe participating in our classes improves fitness, self esteem, creativity and teamwork, whilst instilling co-ordination, balance and concentration

We run Irish dance classes for 2 – 12 year olds on Thursday’s from 4.05pm to 5.30pm (2 classes) at Jackson’s Lane Theatre.

Visit out website www.celticstaririshdance.co.uk

 

Children’s Drawing and Painting @ Lauderdale House
Nov 28 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Our children’s art classes run on a termly basis, providing children aged 5-11 with an introduction to the basics of drawing and painting. Each week children will build on their skills learnt in previous weeks, developing their confidence and ability, with the help of our supportive and friendly teachers.

The children’s Drawing and Painting class is open for priority booking. If your child currently attends the class and you would like to book for Autumn term please call Xanthe on 0208 348 8716.

Highgate International Chamber Music Festival 2019 @ St Michael's Church
Nov 28 @ 6:15 pm – 6:45 pm

HICMF brings together distinguished chamber musicians from around the world for a celebration of chamber music in venues around Highgate. This year’s event ‘Beethoven 249’ centres on celebrating the great man to mark this most notable anniversary. We are honoured once again to be joined by a truly incredible gathering of musicians to perform a varied and attractive programme of masterpieces throughout the week.

Ludwig van Beethoven: Cello Sonata No. 5 in D, Op.102 No.2

Performers: Yoanna Prodanova, cello; Mihai Ritivoiu, piano

Highgate International Chamber Music Festival 2019 @ St Michael's Church
Nov 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

HICMF brings together distinguished chamber musicians from around the world for a celebration of chamber music in venues around Highgate. This year’s event ‘Beethoven 249’ centres on celebrating the great man to mark this most notable anniversary. We are honoured once again to be joined by a truly incredible gathering of musicians to perform a varied and attractive programme of masterpieces throughout the week.

Introduction and insight into the music given by John Suchet.

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio in C minor, Op. 1 No. 3

Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet in F minor (Quartetto Serioso), Op. 95

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: String Sextet in D minor “Souvenir de Florence” Op.70

Performers: Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin; Benjamin Gilmore, violin; Natalie Klouda, violin; Benjamin Roskams, viola; Gary Pomeroy, viola; Robert Cohen, cello; Ashok Klouda, cello; Irina Botan, piano

Highgate International Chamber Music Festival 2019 @ St Michael's Church
Nov 28 @ 10:00 pm – 10:30 pm

HICMF brings together distinguished chamber musicians from around the world for a celebration of chamber music in venues around Highgate. This year’s event ‘Beethoven 249’ centres on celebrating the great man to mark this most notable anniversary. We are honoured once again to be joined by a truly incredible gathering of musicians to perform a varied and attractive programme of masterpieces throughout the week.

Johannes Brahms: Cello Sonata in F major, Op. 99

Performers: Robert Cohen, cello; Irina Botan, piano

Nov
29
Fri
Boxercise for adults @ the house
Nov 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Vinyasa Flow Yoga with Katie @ Jacksons Lane Arts Centre
Nov 29 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Highgate Coffee and Computers @ Jacksons Lane Community Centre
Nov 29 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Here’s your reminder that the next session for Highgate Coffee and Computers is today!

So do drop in and help yourself to some one-to-one tech advice, or just see what it’s about and have a cup of coffee. If you know you are coming, it would be helpful if you could let us know by sending us a quick message. But you don’t have to.

Of course, you may feel you know quite enough about computers, so why not share your knowledge with someone else? We all try to help each other and always welcome new friends!

We look forward to seeing you later!

The Highgate Coffee & Computers volunteers

Highgate International Chamber Music Festival 2019 @ St Anne's Church
Nov 29 @ 6:15 pm – 6:45 pm

HICMF brings together distinguished chamber musicians from around the world for a celebration of chamber music in venues around Highgate. This year’s event ‘Beethoven 249’ centres on celebrating the great man to mark this most notable anniversary. We are honoured once again to be joined by a truly incredible gathering of musicians to perform a varied and attractive programme of masterpieces throughout the week.

Ludwig van Beethoven: Quintet for Piano and Wind in E flat, Op. 16

Performers: Nicholas Daniel, oboe; Peter Sparks, clarinet; Amy Harman, bassoon; James Pillai, horn; Simon Callaghan, piano

Highgate International Chamber Music Festival 2019 @ St Anne's Church
Nov 29 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

HICMF brings together distinguished chamber musicians from around the world for a celebration of chamber music in venues around Highgate. This year’s event ‘Beethoven 249’ centres on celebrating the great man to mark this most notable anniversary. We are honoured once again to be joined by a truly incredible gathering of musicians to perform a varied and attractive programme of masterpieces throughout the week.

Francis Poulenc: Trio for Oboe, Bassoon and Piano

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Nonet in F minor, Op 2 (oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, violin, viola, cello, contrabass and piano)

Antonin Dvorak: Two Waltzes, Op.54 arranged for string quintet

Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quintet in C, Op. 29 (‘Storm’)

Performers: Priya Mitchell, violin; Benjamin Gilmore, violin; Gary Pomeroy, viola; Meghan Cassidy, viola; Ashok Klouda, cello; Chi-chi Nwanoku OBE, bass; Nicholas Daniel, oboe; Peter Sparks, clarinet; Amy Harman, bassoon; James Pillai, horn; Simon Callaghan, piano

Highgate International Chamber Music Festival 2019 @ St Anne's Church
Nov 29 @ 10:00 pm – 10:30 pm

HICMF brings together distinguished chamber musicians from around the world for a celebration of chamber music in venues around Highgate. This year’s event ‘Beethoven 249’ centres on celebrating the great man to mark this most notable anniversary. We are honoured once again to be joined by a truly incredible gathering of musicians to perform a varied and attractive programme of masterpieces throughout the week.

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio in B flat (Archduke), Op. 97

Performers: Benjamin Gilmore, violin; Ashok Klouda, cello; Simon Callaghan, piano

Nov
30
Sat
Highgate Society Coffee Morning @ Highgate Society
Nov 30 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Do come and enjoy a cup of coffee for 50p .

Meet up with members and non-members; see what is coming up in Highgate!

Highgate International Chamber Music Festival 2019 @ St Anne's Church
Nov 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

HICMF brings together distinguished chamber musicians from around the world for a celebration of chamber music in venues around Highgate. This year’s event ‘Beethoven 249’ centres on celebrating the great man to mark this most notable anniversary. We are honoured once again to be joined by a truly incredible gathering of musicians to perform a varied and attractive programme of masterpieces throughout the week.

Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Trio in E-flat major Hob XV: 10

Ludwig van Beethoven: Duo for viola & cello in Eb WoO 32

Clara Schumann: Piano trio in G minor, op. 17

Gerald Finzi: Interlude for oboe & strings, Op. 21

Franz Peter Schubert: String quartet no.14 (Death and the Maiden) in D minor, D 810

Performers: Nicholas Daniel, oboe; Natalie Klouda, violin; Benjamin Gilmore, violin; Sara Wolstenholme, violin; Benjamin Roskams, viola; Robert Cohen, cello; Ashok Klouda, cello; Irina Botan, piano

Dec
2
Mon
Life Drawing at Common House @ Common House
Dec 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Life Drawing at Common House @ Common House | England | United Kingdom

Join us for fun, sociable and relaxed drop-in life drawing sessions in a professional set-up and with established models. We meet every Monday from 7 to 9pm at Common House, which is part of the new Woodside Square residential development between Highgate and Muswell Hill. Absolutely everyone and all skill levels are welcome and basic materials are provided for free.

Dec
3
Tue
Annie’s Yoga in Highgate @ Highgate United Reformed Church
Dec 3 @ 1:05 pm – 1:55 pm

The class is suitable for beginners and is friendly and inclusive. Style is Hatha yoga with various influences – gentle, but still delivering strength and flexibility.   Come and try a class to enhance your sense of wellbeing, release stress and tension and to experience deep relaxation    Mats provided, free parking (for now, but check signs!) no need to book – just turn up. The class is in the beautiful church – it’s set back a bit and has big blue doors. The class is mixed level/mixed ability/mixed age. I am a registered BWY teacher and fully insured. For more info about me/my yoga, have a look at my website

Free Lunchtime Concert @ Lauderdale House
Dec 3 @ 1:15 pm – 2:00 pm

Join us on the first Tuesday of the month for a free lunchtime concert.

A wonderful way to break up the working day, our lunchtime concerts offer 45 minutes of gorgeous classical music performed live in the elegant and historic setting of our Long Gallery.

Each lunchtime concert runs from 1.15pm to 2pm, and is free and open to all. There is no ticket required – simply turn up and take a seat. Doors will open at 1pm.

 

We also have free lunchtime piano recitals on the third Tuesday of the month. Find out more here.

Yoga for Kids – Tuesdays After School Classes (4 – 9 year olds) @ Jacksons Lane
Dec 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Yoga for Kids - Tuesdays After School Classes (4 - 9 year olds) @ Jacksons Lane

After a successful summer term at Highgate Library we are continuing running weekly after school yoga classes for children (4-9 yrs) at Jacksons Lane in the Autumn Term. There will be max. 15 places and 14 sessions, starting Tuesday 3rd September.
Classes consist of a gentle warm up, breathing exercises, a series of sun salutations and story based yoga poses and flow, including partner / group poses, yoga / mindfulness games (or arts & crafts) plus relaxation. Don’t hesitate to get in touch for more information. Drop-in pending availability.

Highgate Life Drawing @ The Bull Pub @ The Bull Pub
Dec 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Highgate Life Drawing @ The Bull Pub @ The Bull Pub

Join us for fun, sociable and relaxed drop-in life drawing sessions in a lovely private room above the pub and featuring professional models. We meet every Tuesday from 7 to 9.30pm upstairs at The Bull Pub on North Hill, just by Hillcrest Estate. Absolutely everyone and all skill levels are welcome and basic materials are provided for free. Anyone who wishes to eat during the break can order food before 7.15pm and we will all be served together at 8pm. Eating at the pub is not mandatory and we always have a great time sitting together, those who do eat and those who only have a drink. We are looking forward to meeting you at our sessions soon!

GERMAN STAMMTISCH @ The Wrestlers
Dec 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
GERMAN STAMMTISCH, monthly informal conversation group, all welcome, The Wrestlers pub, 98 North Road, 7.30pm
Dec
4
Wed
Art Classes for Kids – Doodle Arts @ Jackson's Lane
Dec 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Art Classes for Kids - Doodle Arts @ Jackson's Lane

Doodle Arts will be continuing its art classes at Jacksons Lane in Highgate every Wednesday 4-5 pm for kids ages 6-10 yrs old and 5:30-6:30pm for ages 11-14 yrs old. All sessions are specifically design to help children develop their artistic skills and knowledge by using a combination of mediums and techniques such as painting, drawing and printmaking. Drawing inspiration from contemporary artists as well as the great masters and the History of Art we will be exploring fundamental notions in fine art like composition, prospective, tone and texture while at the same time encouraging creative thinking and imagination and most importantly having fun!

Kids Boxercise @ the house
Dec 4 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm

Boxercise kids portrait

 

Every Wednesday 5.15 – 6.15pm
the house 126 Dartmouth Park Hill N19 5HS
Run by Simon a registered professional boxing
coach with The British Boxing Board of
Control. It’s a happy, safe environment for kids
to get fit & socialise at the same time. Places
are limited so please contact us to see
availability.
www.thehouselondon.co.uk
info@thehouselondon.co.uk

LA FÊTE DE SAINT NICOLAS @ Highgate Society
Dec 4 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Live Music @ the house
Dec 4 @ 8:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Live Music (emerging artists)
every Wednesday night Free Entry Late license

Dec
5
Thu
Pilates @ the house
Dec 5 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Irish Dance Classes @ Jackson'e Lane Theatre
Dec 5 @ 4:05 pm – 5:30 pm
Irish Dance Classes @ Jackson'e Lane Theatre

“Jig, Skip, Hop” to the Celtic beats !

Sign up for a free trial class ….

The popularity of Riverdance and Lord of the Dance showed the world how energetic and inspirational Irish dance can be, at Celtic Star we aspire to recreate those exciting experiences for your child.

Our syllabus, developed through 40 years of experience uses carefully designed exercises, props and music where children have fun learning different Irish dances routines…

Children have the option of working towards an exciting performance day if they wish, where they receive a certificate and medal which provides a great sense of achievement.

We believe participating in our classes improves fitness, self esteem, creativity and teamwork, whilst instilling co-ordination, balance and concentration

We run Irish dance classes for 2 – 12 year olds on Thursday’s from 4.05pm to 5.30pm (2 classes) at Jackson’s Lane Theatre.

Visit out website www.celticstaririshdance.co.uk

 

Children’s Drawing and Painting @ Lauderdale House
Dec 5 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Our children’s art classes run on a termly basis, providing children aged 5-11 with an introduction to the basics of drawing and painting. Each week children will build on their skills learnt in previous weeks, developing their confidence and ability, with the help of our supportive and friendly teachers.

The children’s Drawing and Painting class is open for priority booking. If your child currently attends the class and you would like to book for Autumn term please call Xanthe on 0208 348 8716.

Dec
6
Fri
Boxercise for adults @ the house
Dec 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Vinyasa Flow Yoga with Katie @ Jacksons Lane Arts Centre
Dec 6 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Highgate Coffee and Computers @ Highgate Society
Dec 6 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Here’s your reminder that the next session for Highgate Coffee and Computers is today!

So do drop in and help yourself to some one-to-one tech advice, or just see what it’s about and have a cup of coffee. If you know you are coming, it would be helpful if you could let us know by sending us a quick message. But you don’t have to.

Of course, you may feel you know quite enough about computers, so why not share your knowledge with someone else? We all try to help each other and always welcome new friends!

We look forward to seeing you later!

The Highgate Coffee & Computers volunteers

Dec
7
Sat
2019 Monthly clean up Highgate @ See Below
Dec 7 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

The Highgate Society’s infrastructure committee has planned monthly clean up events for 2019. Please join us. Details below and all are welcome.

 

Time: meeting 930 am on the dates shown (all Saturdays). Each event will last an hour.

 

2019 Dates2nd February (Highgate Hill), 30th March (Archway Road), 27th April (Highgate Station), 8th June (Highgate Hill), 6th July (Archway Road),

3rd August (Highgate Station), 31st August (Highgate Hill), 28th September (Archway Road), 26th October (Highgate Station), 23rd November (Highgate Hill), 7th December (Archway Road)

 

Meeting points: For Highgate Station area meet in Shepherds Hill, outside the library, for Highgate Hill area meet outside 10a South Grove and for Archway Road area meet in Highgate Station car park meet at the end nearest Shepherds Hill.

 

Purpose: collect litter and reporting any other issues we find to the relevant Council team for follow up action. The June and September dates are noticeboard clean up events.

 

Equipment: We will supply litter picker sticks, gloves and rubbish bags. Please bring your own litter picker if you have one. Buckets are also useful as an alternative to keeping litter bags open. For the June and September dates please bring small pliers if you have some. Casual clothes. We will collect in rubbish bags at the end.

 

Safety: We’ll give a short briefing at the start of each session and will stick together as a group. We will have a first aid kit.

 

Any questions: please e mail infrastructure@highgatesociety.com

Highgate Society Coffee Morning @ Highgate Society
Dec 7 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Do come and enjoy a cup of coffee for 50p .

Meet up with members and non-members; see what is coming up in Highgate!

The HLSI Christmas Cracker Fair 2019 @ The HIghgate Literary & Scientific Institution
Dec 7 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
The HLSI Christmas Cracker Fair 2019 @ The HIghgate Literary & Scientific Institution

The Highgate Literary & Scientific Institution: Christmas Cracker Fair 201

Saturday 7 December, 11am – 5pm

Come and find a wonderful selection of antiques and collectibles, designer/maker items, seasonal shrubs and plants, artisan bakery and even hand distilled Gin!

Entrance is FREE and everyone is WELCOME

Indoor Brocante Highgate Society 7th December @ Highgate Society
Dec 7 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Indoor Market Brocante on 7th December Saturday from 1pm until 6pm All Welcome