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Talk About Art- 20 lockdown Activities for children & young people

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Mrs Mac Sing Along – Poor Little Bug

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Homemade Easter Cards!

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Celebrate the impact and inspiration of Jamaican proverbs on 28 October at Torridon Road Library Children can make an African mask as part of Black History Month at Manor House Library in Lee on 30 October October is Black History Month. Check our schedule for talks, entertainment, storytelling and craft

Tonight@ 6pm Location: Meet at the Manor Park Road entrance to Manor Park. (Not Manor House Gardens!) Kids welcome if accompanied by an adult.   The Manor Park Users Group are hosting a Bat Walk this week as an opener to their AGM. The User Group are also appealing for people to stand for election. ” …

Add colour to our community by sowing wildflowers under trees and in drab corners. Kew Gardens  are giving away GrowWild seed kits for free! Hither Green has really benefited by being part of the national Grow Wild Project in 2014.  But we cant do it alone! Click to apply for your free seeds  What’s in …

1. It can take 7 minutes to travel from Hither Green station to London Bridge, South Eastern Trains permitting of course. 2. The parks – Manor House Gardens , SE12, Manor Park , SE13 and Mountsfield Park, SE13/6 all have different experiences to offer. Manor House Gardens is well maintained with a cafe, library, toddler …

Bringing the world’s biggest drawing event to Catford! Date: 25th October 2014 Time: 10am – 4pm Location: The Pavilion, Penerley Road, London, SE6 2LQ Join the Big Draw team for a day of free creative activities for all ages. Whether you’re a budding artist, simply enjoy drawing for fun or never had the opportunity to …

Tuesday 14 October Time: 7pm-9pm St Laurence Community Centre, 37 Bromley Road, Catford SE6 2TS If you go along this month’s Catford South Assembly you can pick up a bag of free spring bulbs  to plant in your front garden. You can  choose from a gorgeous selection of Tulips, Alliums & Daffodils.   From Friday 3 …

Imagine. Discover. Dance are back for a new term of children’s dance classes, this time at Ruby & Norm on Lee High Road.  Classes start on starts 2nd October! Creative Ballet for 4-6yrs – An imaginative and fun introduction to classical ballet for young children. The perfect way to learn ballet technique, taught in a relaxed, welcoming …

Life is exciting and fun for Brownies in Hither Green this autumn! Article by Siona of St Swithun’s Brownies.   The 6th Catford Brownies meet just off Hither Green Lane and currently have spaces for more girls to join. Brownies is for girls aged 7-10, but as we have a large number of 9 year …

We had a lovely message from Peter, a resident of Hither Green Lane who praised the new planters on Springbank Road being looked after by the scouts. “They are fantastic- the best planters Ive seen this summer  and the best the street has looked in years!” Well done to the Ted Ray Scouts, Cubs and …

Education Consultant Joyce Batten is the Tutor Doctor offering educational tutoring services to families in the BR1-7 postcode areas plus parts of SE London – including Hither Green, Catford, Lewisham, Lee, Mottingham and Eltham. She offers a 1 to 1 service in the home and are able to tutor all all ages, all subjects to any level. Our …