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Festival of Communities at Stepney Green Park
Saturday 12 May, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 5:00 pm
Go along and explore living and learning in Tower Hamlets with local community organisations and Queen Mary University of London. Get hands on with Queen Mary research through games, sports, crafts and other activities at the Festival of Communities.
Pick up your tennis racket in our Battle of the Sexes tennis zone and contribute to Queen Mary research!
Test your football skills or take part in the basketball hoop challenge with
Share your wish for Tower Hamlets in our wishing tree
Design your very own blood cell to find out how trauma affects the body
Marvel at the award-winning images of life all around us in the LSI Image Awards
Find out what makes your skin fall off or go on a minibeast safari
Uncover the wonders of chemistry through Lego
Put your taste buds to the test to find out how your genes might be the reason you hate broccoli or coriander, and meet some incredible researchers from Barts Cancer Institute who are using genetic tests to change the way we treat and beat cancer.
Community organisations will also be running activities, games and stalls including:
Art Sense Studio will be running a popup space where you can use your creativity to express yourself and have fun while you decorate some lovely masks and hats to wear during the event and take home with you.
For more information, head to their Facebook page.