Visiting P👴🏻 LEUNG KUK Elderly H👵🏼me

Upcoming Events Spread joy: Lets visit our Seniors Visit to the PO LEUNG KUK ELDERLY HOME!! Date: Dec 8TH, 2018 Time: 2pm-3pm To Register: goo.gl/Kb9ozX Meeting Point: In front of Island Crest on 2nd street

LocalHood Board Game Nite 🎲🀄👑

Upcoming Events: Neighbours Board Game Lovers Meet-Up (Mon) Dec 10, 2018 REGISTRATION: goo.gl/KjD1C7 VENUE: Island Crest Club House, SYP Time: 7pm-8:30pm

X-m🎄s Bucket List: 15 exciting things to do in our Hood & beyond🎅🎅

With less than 4 weeks left to Christmas, you might be wondering where to go or what to do in the Christmas month? To help you, we’ve listed 15 amazing things to do for your Christmas bucket list this month which range from making merry with family at carnival, going to christmas bazaar, Indulging in a "X-mas special" Spa or the more classic visiting Malls to admire the amazingly festive decorations and hiking. Get an early start this month to the holiday bucket list - in whichever order you wish- and get yourself in the spirit of Christmas . ------------------------- 1. MAKE MERRY AT THE AIA 's GREAT EUROPEAN CARNIVAL Location: Central Harbourfront (https://tgec.asia/) Dates: December 14,

Our 25 all-time FAV X-mas 'Do good-Feel good' movies

We here at LocalHood have put on our worst/best Christmas sweaters sweaters and put together a few of our favorite films to dig into just in time for you to get in the Christmas spirit! 25. Mickey’s Christmas Carol (1983) This Oscar-nominated Disney short film casts Mickey as Bob Cratchit and Scrooge McDuck as his selfish boss, while Goofy, Jiminy Cricket and other familiar characters morph into the various ghosts. A nifty blending of Disney favorites with the Dickens classic. 24. Love Actually (2003) Because all I want for Christmas is you... 23. A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965) Even if religion doesn’t factor into your Christmas, Charlie Brown, Linus, Snoopy and the rest of the gang’s re

Blog Article The hood from an artist's ey👁

Urmila Menon is an urban sketcher and artist living in Kennedy town. In this section, Urmila takes us through different parts of the central & western district - our hood - and shares her very personal take on it. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Sai Ning Street, Kennedy Town I was sitting in the park and doing my writing when I looked up to catch a break. Just then I saw this perfect composition, the red taxis, lush green background and a spotless sky on a breezy day! Never did the hues in a visual weave so well together!I had to capture this colourful tapestry. Don't you just love the parks here? I find it the perfect place to write, observe people

The hood from an artist's ey👁

Urmila Menon is an urban sketcher and artist living in Kennedy town. In this section, Urmila takes us through different parts of the central - western district - our hood - and shares her very personal take on it ----------------------------- Have you ever noticed the amount of Mc Donald's outlets here? Yet all of them are fairly crowded always! My only question is how do Hong Kong people eat so much of Mc Donald’s and are still so fit looking🤷🏻‍♀️. I need to know! This sketch was made standing diagonally to the Mc Donald's in Kennedy town, while I pondered over this question. I wanted to capture the striking contrast of the lights against the dark night. -------------------- Follow her a

Going crazy on Street Art @ Sai Wan🎨

You'll find it on the staircase, the walls, the shop shutters, hidden in nooks and corners. That crazy beautiful street graffiti that catches your eye, brings a smile to your face or makes you ponder. Taking a picture of these pieces is a great way to jazz up your Instagram for sure, but the graffiti is more than just that. These art pieces democratise art for the artists, as well as the art amateurs ultimately becoming a part and parcel of our neighbourhoods. Here is our roundup of some of our favorite street art and graffiti in the western district. Queens Road West, Sai Ying Pun Once night falls and when shutters are down, parts of our Sai Wan neighbourhood transform into a beautiful art

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