Crocus Flowers in spring

Wednesday 31 January 2024

Community Activities – Feb 24

Community Activities are organised by Covent Garden Dragon Hall Trust and Covent Garden Community Centre. Our newsletter keeps you informed!
Activities in Feb 2024 and coming up later in the year…

ENO – Community Tickets to see The Barber of Seville

We still have a few tickets for the Coliseum on Friday 9th Feb at 6pm. If you have already filled in the form we have you on the list…

If you would like to see this very popular opera please fill in the form by clicking the button!

Magic Flute Singing Workshops

Magic Flute Singing Workshops

ENO will be coming to CGCC to deliver some Singing Workshops. There are 3 sessions, 2 at CGCC and 1 at the Coliseum. Interested?

New Activities!

What sorts of activities do YOU like? What would you like to take part in? Are there activities that you want to see developed by Dragon Hall & CGCC?

Fill in our form to have your say !!!

Digital Basics Stage 2

Thursdays 10:00 – 12:00 @Dragon Hall.
You create, edit and organise your documents.


Creative Digital Project:

Thursday 13:00 – 15:00.
Create a short film using iPad and iMovie @Dragon Hall


New – Over 55s Chair Yoga

@ CGCC, Thursdays 11:00 – 12:00, starting February 15th.
Get more flexible, it’s worth it…



Thursdays 12:00 – 13:00
@Dragon Hall. Try dancing flamenco, beginners welcome! The first session free! Then £5 a session.



Monday 5th Feb 1.30pm @ CGCC.
This is an open session, all welcome, just drop in.

Free refreshments served.

Don’t Forget the Lunch Club

For the Over 55s we have a Lunch Club at CGCC every Friday. Chef Karol cooks up some very tasty dishes each week. Booking in advance is ESSENTIAL!  To do that you need to send an email to Just to get your mouth watering here are the menus for Feb and March

Friday 2nd Feb: Fish Pie,

Friday 9th Feb:Chicken Curry,

Fri 16th Feb:Spaghetti Carbonara

Fri 23rd Feb: NO LUNCH

Fri 1st March:Salmon Fishcake,

Fri 8th March:Chilli

Fri 15th March: NO LUNCH

Fri 22nd March:Roast Lamb

Fri 29th March: Good Friday, NO LUNCH – Building Closed.

One to One Advice Sessions

One to one advice on debt, benefits, housing or other general issues. Free

Sessions are on Wednesdays and last one hour. Appointments are essential.

Film Club

Garden Cinema Film Club:

‘It Happened One Night’
Mon 12 Feb 2024, 15:15 – 17:15
Directed by Frank Capra, the first film to win five major Oscars.

Tickets are free, but spaces limited.

Email John to reserve your ticket…

Herb and vegetable seed planting workshops.

Phoenix Garden – Fridays 23rd February and 1st March, 14:00 – 15:30
Plant herbs and vegetables to fill up your window boxes and pots at home. Join our workshop and learn how to grow your own veg.

Email John for a place…

Herb Planting

Regular Activities at Dragon Hall & CGCC

– Line Dancing (On Zoom)
12:00 – 15:00 Badminton (at Dragon Hall – Free)

10:00 – 12:00
Jewellery Class (at CGCC, class full)
12:30 – 13:30 Qi Gong (at CGCC – spaces available)

10:00 – 11:00
Yoga (at Dragon Hall – £5.00)
11:15 – 12:15 Pilates (at Dragon Hall – £5.00)
14:45 – 15:45 Tai Chi (at CGCC)
Advice one-to-one sessions by appointment

10:00 – 12:30
Digital Basics Stage 2 (at Dragon Hall, Free, booking essential)
11:00 – 12:00 Chair Yoga (at CGCC)
12:00 – 13:00 Flamenco (at Dragon Hall – £5.00)
13:00 – 15:00 Creative Digital Project (create a short film)
13:00 – 16:00 Badminton (at Dragon Hall – Free)

12:00 – 14:30
1-1 Digital Basics at Dragon Hall, Free
12:00 – 14:00 Lunch Club (at CGCC – booking essential)
Food Bank Collections by appointment

Last Friday in the month at Dragon Hall is LB Camden Council Surgery – from 18:30 to 20:00. Councillors are available. Drop in to these sessions.

Can You Help Dragon Hall Trust?

Your donation will support vulnerable members of our communities.

Christmas Lunch – December 2022

Cartoon of John Hayes

Contact John at or 07759 646507 in case of an emergency. 

Be safe – and remember to laugh at the little things!