Family craft day!

19 February 1-3pm Join us at Islington Museum for our Islington’s Pride family craft afternoon. Families of all ages and sizes (under 5’s welcome) are invited to come and explore our growing LGBTQ+ archive with artist Ella Phillips. Learn how you can use history and arts to create a truly unique representation of your family….

Story time! Islington’s Pride

19 February 10am and 10.45am Celebrate LGBT History Month at Islington Museum! Join us for a free storytelling session with Dani. Join Finsbury Fox as he celebrates Islington’s rich LGBTQ+ heritage. He visits Central Station, has a football match with Stonewall FC, joins the first gay rights demo in Highbury Fields, and so much more….

Launch of LGBTQ+ under 5s Booklist

11 am 5 February at Islington Museum Here at Islington’s Pride we are really excited to welcome Cookie MonStar, queen of comedy and improvisation, to Islington Museum. Cookie has entertained audiences worldwide with her comedy cabaret shows and is a hit with our Under Fives Drag Queen Story time sessions in Islington’s libraries. Join us…

Christmas with Cookie!

We are so excited to be welcoming  Cookie MonStar from Drag Queen Story Time UK to Islington’s Libraries.

Derek Jarman Plaque Unveiling and Display

In 2017 the people of islington voted for Derek Jarman (1942-1994), artist, film director and queer activist to join our Islington People’s Plaque in the borough. Join us on 1 February at 1.30pm to celebrate this event at his Liverpool Road address. (60 Liverpool Road, Islington N1 0PY) Free, Please RSVP local.history@islington.gov.uk 020 7527 7988…

Islington Pride & [Insert Name Here]

Visit Islington Town Hall foyer to see some of the remarkable work the LGBTQIA youth group [Insert Name Here] have created in response to the Islington’s Pride Archive. This new display will showcase badges, posters and a fanzine created by the group for the Islington’s Pride archive. Also visit Islington Museum to see the beautiful…

Sing-a-Long: Singing for Change for Under 5’s

As Part of our HLF Funded Islington’s Pride project, join us at Islington Museum for a musical adventure. Play instruments and learn about the ways in which people in Islington have stood up for their rights throughout history. Thursday 15th February, 10.00-11.30am £2 donation per child not ticketed, for more information please email Lottie.Tempest-Mountford@islington.gov.uk

Islington Pride – A Guided Walk through 50 Years of LGBT History

Join Clerkenwell and Islington Guiding Association guides to explore the heritage and stories held in the Islington’s Pride Archive. Walk the streets and hear stories of this strong and well established LGBTQ+ community and its long history of campaigning. Tuesday 13th February at 2 pm starting from Angel Tube Station Saturday 17th February at 2…

Under 5’s story-time

As Part of our project we are working together with artists and storytellers to open up our Islignton’s Pride heritage. Join us at Islington Museum with storyteller Dani to celebrate our Islington’s Pride project and learn about the stories of LGBTQ+ families in Islington. Friday 16 Feb 10am – 11.30am £2 donation per child not…

Islington’s Pride Family Day

Islington’s Pride invites you to an Family Day 13th February 2018, 1pm-3pm. Join us at Islington Museum for our Islington’s Pride family day. Families of all ages and sizes (under 5’s welcome) are invited to come and explore our growing LGBTQ+ archive with artist Chloe Cooper. Inspire yourself to think about what ‘family’ means to…