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Children and young people


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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Thanks to John and Alan for installing the new book exchange at the Springbank Rd Community Garden! You can give and take books from today! The book exchange is dedicated to Doris, a very grand lady who lived on Ardgowan for over 50 years.   Hither Green now has 4 mini book exchanges: Springbank Road Garden …

Lewisham Public Health Officials are asking for 5,000 people to pledge support for the Sugar Smart Lewisham campaign.   In this Borough around 40% of children are obese or overweight when they start secondary school 60% of adults are overweight or obese.   The government is consulting on changes to laws to help prevent childhood …

Mother & Bear: a lovely day out Saturday 4 August at Bonus Pastor. Set up by the very local Brun Bear Foundation. 8 zones, workshops, play and fun.

Be the new Young Mayor of Lewisham! If you are between 13 and 17 years old and live or go to school/college in Lewisham you can stand to be Young Mayor 2018. You get a cabinet of other young people, support from the Mayor of Lewisham, plus a budget for events to improve things for …

Sunshine Baby Boogie: Dance classes for parents with babies in slings! Every Monday at 11:45am Venue: Lochaber Hall, Manor Ln Terrace, SE13 5QL Costs: £10 – Taster Class £12 – Drop-in £45 – Block of 5 classes To bring: sling/baby-carrier ( these can be provided but must be booked in advance). Plus comfy clothing for …

Explore the fun summer holiday schemes for ages 8-19 yrs (25 with SEN) across Lewisham youth clubs and adventure playgrounds. There are lots of FREE activities planned through the 6 weeks of summer so check the link for times and dates of your nearest site. https://www.youthfirst.org.uk/lewisham/summer

“LYT is important because the stage teaches the children skills they will continue to use for the rest of their lives.” – LYT Parent Join LYT’s Senior Youth Theatre for the final performance in our Classic Stories; New Voices Shakespeare season Great Atmosphere. Great Music. Food of Love, Innit? Originally written and produced with LYT’s Senior …

Lewisham Disability Athletics Club- FREE Summer Holiday Camp w/ qualified coaches. Venue: The Ladywell Arena, Silvermere Road, Catford, SE6 4QX Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays from Tuesday 24 July – Thurs 23rd Aug Groups/sc Dates: Week 1 – Tues 24th July & Thurs 26th July Week 2 – Tues 31st July & Thurs 2nd Aug Week …

The Steven Lawrence Centre is currently taking registrations for the Lewisham Young Leaders Academy! Sessions will run weekly from 5 June for Lewisham or Greenwich residents aged 15-24. Would look ace n a UCAS application or CV. Make the most of the opportunity! Contact ronald@stephenlawrence.org.uk for more info

Sky London’s beautiful video of yesterday’s 4th #QuaggyDuckRace Did you make it to screen?! https://youtu.be/45ZOflRkrt4 Yesterday we held a Duck Race on the River Quaggy which runs through our Park! It was a beautiful day, our new orchard was much admired and due to the rain storm the night before, the #QuaggyDuckRace was won in a record time …