LATEST NEWS

Caxton House Decarbonisation Project

in partnership with Power Up North London 

  

In partnership with Power Up North London we’ve been working hard to lower our carbon footprint and work towards Islington Council’s aim to create a net zero carbon Islington by 2030. To date we’ve saved over 40 tonnes of carbon!

 

Click below to find out more, and see our Decarbonisation Project display on the ground floor, including our 'Reduce, Reuse, Recycle' bunting made by the craft groups.

 

Find out more about the our sustainability here.

New Tai Chi Beginners Classes

Tuesdays 3.30pm

 Start exploring a graceful form of exercise with Tai Chi, for more information contact Steph: folwer.steph@gmail.com

Choose us as your Co-op Local Cause!

 

We're thrilled to announce we've been chosen as a Co-op Local Cause this year, so please choose us a yours! Anytime you buy Co-op own brand merchandise and select servives, Co-op members can earn 2p for every £1 spent for themselves and local organisations and charitable causes.

  

Visit our membership page here

Gentle Exercise is back!

Starting 7th April
Thursdays 11am-12pm in the Main Hall £3

 

 Join us for our Gentle Exercise class, a great way to rebuild your fitness and improve your health. Gentle movements and routeines that can be done chair-based. For more information contact the Main Office on 0207 263 3151 or email sue.collins@caxtonhouse.org

Free 5-week Sewing Courses

Thursdays in the Recycle & Stitch Studio:
Adults 1-3pm (now full, contact us to join the waiting list)

Young Adults (13-19) 4-6pm

 Join us for our new Recycle & Stitch Studio! Free 5-week courses with small groups of 4/5 people. You'll get 1-1 support, learning hand and machine sewing techniques. We focus oon teaching skills with sustainability, using vintage, donated and upcycled fabrics. We'' match you to a course that reflects your interests and sewing experience, so get in touch for more information or to book a place: 

020 7263 3151 or email stitchstudio@caxtonhouse.org

 

Download the flyer here

Give Away & Market Day

Saturday 17th September 2-5pm

£1 entry per adult, no unaccompanied children. 

With rising living costs we're all feeling the pinch so we're holding a distribution day! Join us for free toiletries and household goods, and table-top stalls selling items at low prices to help raise funds for the Centre. 
 
Like more information or to make a donation for our tabletop stalls? Contact us on 020 7263 3161 or email sue.collins@caxtonhouse.org

 

Download the flyer here

Craft Exhibition 2022

Monday 12th - Thursday 15th September:

Monday 12th evening opening 7-9pm (open access, ground floor)
Tuesday 13th 11am-3pm (open access, ground floor)
Wednesday 14th 1-7pm (booking necessary, 1st floor, no lift access)
Thursday 15th 1-4pm (booking necessary, 1st floor, no lift access)

It’s back live! Our free annual Craft Exhibition showcasing the work of our (mostly) over 50s artists throughout 2021/22. From glass painting to stone carving and more, our artists have been busy creating some wonderful pieces that are ready to show off! Plus see work from our new Recycle & Stitch Studio programme.


For more information or to book a viewing, contact us on 020 7263 3161 or email rose@caxtonhouse.org