Welcome to our events page . We run a number of activities throughout the year and you can see what’s happening and book onto an event from this page. We also have a list of events of other organisation which we feel would be good to attend or which we will be attending.
Barking and Dagenham Youth Parade
Sunday 16th September 2018 Time: 1pm – 5pm Venue: Barking park and Abbey Green Park
The BD Youth Parade celebrates the achievements of young people from Barking and Dagenham and is in its 5th year.
For more information: https://www.lbbd.gov.uk/youth-parade
Black History Month events (#BlackHistoryMatters)
Marriage Culture and Religion in the African, Asian and Caribbean Community
Saturday 13th October 2018 Time 12-2pm Venue: Dagenham Library, 1 Church Elm Lane, Heathway, RM10 9NR
This event will be a discussion/debate about the impact of different cultures and religions on making or breaking marriages – how partners are viewed within the relationship.
Speakers will include religious leaders, social workers, youth/teenagers, family support workers
To register go to: https://blackhistorycultureandreligionclash.eventbrite.co.uk
Black History Month Extravaganza Community and Family Funday
Saturday 20th October 2018 Time: 12-6pm Venue: Castle Green Community Centre/Jo Richardson School, 28 Gale Street, Dagenham RM9 4UN
This event will showcase the various talents and skills that make up the diverse people of African and Caribbean heritage who live and work in Barking and Dagenham.
The purpose is to bring together people from all walks of life and all backgrounds to celebrate the rich history of black people and discuss positively the issues affecting black people. There will be music, dance, Caribbean carnival costumes exhibition, black history exhibition, community stalls, food stalls, topical debate on knife crime and gang violence, speakers and much more.
To register go to: https://blackhistorymonthcommunityfunday.eventbrite.co.uk