Here's your guide to the best things to do in the week ahead:


  • Easter at Aldenham

A whole host of events including duck and raft racing, a bee day, sheep dog trials, an Easter egg hunt, spring chick arts and crafts, new-born lambs and bottle feeding, and goose egg painting.

Aldenham Country Park, Aldenham Road, Elstree, until April 21. Details: 020 8953 9602,


  • The Glorious Madness

The Guild Players return with an original theatre and folk music piece exploring ordinary people’s experiences of the First World War through drama and song. Part of City Read London 2014.

Church End Library, Hendon Lane, Finchley, April 24, 7pm to 8pm. Details: 020 8359 3800,


  • Esta B Daley

Mill Hill Jazz Club presents the solo performer, songwriter and band leader with a love for singing anything from pop to soul and jazz.

Mill Hill Jazz Club, Mill Hill Golf Club Clubhouse, Barnet Way, Mill Hill, April 23, from 8.30pm. Details: 020 8207 0451,


  • The Barbican Piano Trio

Mill Hill Music Club’s final concert in this season’s programme features Sophie Lockett on violin, Robert Max on cello, and James Kirby on piano. They will perform works by Mozart, Fauré, and Schubert.

The Hall, Henrietta Barnett School, Central Square, Hampstead Garden Suburb, April 27, 7.30pm. Details: 020 8959 3866,


  • Meet Peppa Pig

Peppa will be making appearances at selected times throughout the day at the bandstand in The Spires. Get your free wristband from Waterstones.

The Spires, High Street, Barnet, April 19. Details: 020 8449 7505,

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For a full list of events, see the Just the Ticket pages in this week's Times Series newspaper in print or online here.