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Find out what events are happening round the borough. If you are interested in evening classes or courses you can find this in the adult education section.

 

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Yoga

Happy to travel to your location in London 25 May 6am to 10pm

Bookings being taken for private or group yoga classes.

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Free ESOL Classes Free

Torridon Road community library 25 May 9.15AM to 11.15AM

Free class for learners of English as a second language.

Address: Torridon Road Library, Torridon Road, London, Se6 1Rq

Sparkle Music  Free

Torridon Road community library 25 May 9.15AM to 10.15AM

​Stories and Rhymes with Sparkle Music

Address: Torridon Road Library, Torridon Road, London, Se6 1Rq

Learn My Way: IT Support Session

The Library at Deptford Lounge 25 May 9.30AM to 11.30AM

Free Basic IT Training

Address: LIBRARY, DEPTFORD LOUNGE, 9 GIFFIN STREET, LONDON, SE8 4RJ

'The Escapist' Escape Room by Modern Fables

 25 May 9.30AM to 10.30PM

A fully immersive sensory escape room experience where you search out clues, solve puzzles and put together the pieces to discover the truth behind the disappearance of Lavinia Carter.

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Training, employment and volunteering Free

Lewisham Refugee and Migrant Network  25 May 9.30AM to 5.30PM

Employment, training and volunteering programme for refugees, asylum seekers and migrants.

Address: SAYES COURT CLUBROOM, 341 EVELYN STREET, LONDON, SE8 5QX

Learn My Way IT support session Free Council

Downham Library 25 May 10am to 12 noon

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Library staff will help you work through pre-prepared IT training tutorials. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

Address: Downham Library, 7 9 Moorside Road, Bromley, Br1 5Ep

Drop-in tennis coaching and social play for adults

Sydenham Tennis Club, Lawrie Park Road SE26 6ET 25 May 10am to 11am

An hour’s coaching focussing on improving your technical and tactical ability. Stay on court for social play afterwards. Suitable for all levels.

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Digi-hub

Old Town Hall 25 May 10am to 12 noon

Drop-in sessions for residents who need assistance with their computers, laptops, smartphones or other devices

Address: Lewisham Town Hall, Catford Road, London, Se6 4Ru

The Robot Zoo

Horniman Museum and Gardens 25 May 10am to 5.30PM

Enter the fascinating world of the Robot Zoo, a family-friendly exhibition featuring larger-than-life animals and interactives, and discover the mechanisms that give animals their amazing abilities.

Address: Horniman Museum, 100 London Road, London, Se23 3Pq

Brestfeeding Support Group Free

Torridon Road community library 25 May 10am to 12 noon

Support group for breastfeeding mothers.

Address: Torridon Road Library, Torridon Road, London, Se6 1Rq

senior gardening club Free

breakspears mews community garden 25 May 10am to 12.30PM

learn gardening skills for over 50years old

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Free knitting classes! Free

Church Of The God Of Prophecy 25 May 10am to 12 noon

Free knitting classes.

Address: Church Of The God Of Prophecy, 39 Kitto Road, London, Se14 5Tw

Tenpin bowling for over 55s

MFA Bowl 25 May 10.15AM

Keep fit and socialise with this weekly bowling session

Address: 11 29 BELMONT HILL, LONDON, SE13 5AU

Male Carers Support Group Free

 25 May 10.30AM to 12.30PM

If you would like to meet up with other men who have caring responsibilities for mutual advice and support, plus occasional outings, Carers Lewisham has a support group for men who are carers that meets once a month.

Address: 1 Waldram Place, Forest Hill, London, Se23 2Lb

Daily coffee mornings and/or lunch for older people

The Grove Centre 25 May 10.30AM to 2pm

Tea and coffee from 10.30am–12.30pm and lunch from 12.30pm

Address: The Grove Centre Church, 2 Jews Walk, London, Se26 6Pl

The Elder People's Support Project for over-55s: art class

Ackroyd Community Centre 25 May 10.30AM to 12.30PM

Art class

Address: Ackroyd Community Centre, 14 20 Ackroyd Road, Crofton Park, London, Se23 1Dl

Easy, quick and tasty cookery club Free

St John's Church 25 May 10.30AM to 1pm

Want to learn some new recipes, make new friends and become healthier in the process? Join our free five-week cookery clubs and get a free recipe book on completion!

Address: 1 ST JOHNS VALE, LONDON, SE8 4EA

Free Lewisham Cookery Clubs 'Easy, Quick & Tasty' Free

St Johns Church (opposite Lewisham College) 25 May 10.30AM to 1pm

Learn new recipes, make new friends and become healthier.

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Erik van Lieshout: Three Social Works Free

South London Gallery 25 May 11am to 6pm

An exhibition of three video works by Dutch artist Erik van Lieshout, displayed in an immersive architectural environment in the main gallery.

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Gentle Seated Yoga Free

Torridon Road community library 25 May 11.30AM to 12.30PM

Chair yoga led by the lovely Ntathu.

Address: Torridon Road Library, Torridon Road, London, Se6 1Rq

Gentle seated yoga  Free

Torridon Road community library 25 May 11.30AM to 12.30PM

weekly class for less mobile people

Address: Torridon Road Library, Torridon Road, London, Se6 1Rq

Hornimans Explorers family workshop  Free

Horniman Museum and Gardens 25 May 11.45AM to 2.30PM

​Families with children aged 3+ can handle museum objects related to autumn animals.

Address: Horniman Museum, 100 London Road, London, Se23 3Pq

Stop Smoking Clinic - Lee Free

Burnt Ash Surgery 25 May  12 noon to 5pm

Stop smoking with a friendly advisor from the NHS

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Pilates class - beginners welcome

Ladywell Arena 25 May 12.30PM to 1.30PM

Pilates classes for people who live and work in Catford and around

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Self management course for Carers Free

 25 May 12.30PM to 3.30PM

The course is delivered over 6 weekly sessions lasting three hours each. It will give you practical solutions and techniques to support you as a carer and the people you care for.

Address: 31 BROMLEY ROAD, LONDON, SE6 2TS

Stop smoking clinic at Lewisham Hospital Free

Lewisham Hospital 25 May 1pm to 4pm

Stop smoking with a friendly stop smoking advisor from the NHS

Address: Lewisham Hospital Nhs Trust, 232 244 Hither Green Lane, Hither Green, London, Se13 6Rt

The Elder People's Support Project for over-55s: line dancing

Ackroyd Community Centre 25 May 1pm to 2pm

Line dancing

Address: Ackroyd Community Centre, 14 20 Ackroyd Road, Crofton Park, London, Se23 1Dl

Ladywell Bowling Club

Ladywell Bowling Club 25 May 1pm to 7.30PM

Free taster sessions available

Address: Ladywell Bowling Club, Bournville Road, London, Se6 4Rn

Zumba Gold Chair

Lewisham Irish Community Centre 25 May 1.10PM to 2pm

Fun and accessible exercising class for adults with learning difficulties, physical impairment or disabilities. The class is free for the carer.

Address: Lewisham Irish Community Centre Davenport Hall, 2A Davenport Road, London, Se6 2Az

Knit 'n' Natter Free

Torridon Road community library 25 May 1.30PM to 2.30PM

​A casual, weekly group for knitters of all ages and abilities. Come for a chat with some knitting with a lovely, friendly group of total knitters.

Address: Torridon Road Library, Torridon Road, London, Se6 1Rq

Baby Bounce Free Council

Downham Library 25 May 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the Children’s Library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories aimed for 2 years old and under

Address: Downham Library, 7 9 Moorside Road, Bromley, Br1 5Ep

55+ active social

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 25 May 2pm to 3.30PM

Sessions for older people aged 55+ to enjoy sports and activities they may not usually take part in (Boccia, short mat bowls, walking football, athletics, tennis, netball). There is also a break for teas and coffees!

Address: Downham Health And Leisure Centre, 7 9 Moorside Road, Bromley, Br1 5Ep

LPF Seated Exercise

St. Mauritius House, Lewisham Park SE13 6QX  25 May 2.20PM to 3.30PM

Yoga-based gentle seated exercise for health and well-being

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Music in the afternoon - Lewisham Recorded Music Society

Unitarian Meeting House 25 May 2.30PM to 5.30PM

The LRMS is a friendly group, who enjoy listening to presentations of music of many types

Address: 41 BROMLEY ROAD, LONDON, SE6 2TS

Albany Gardening Club Free

The Albany Centre and Theatre 25 May 3pm to 7pm

Would you like to learn how to grow your own food? Then come and join us every Thursday and the last Saturday afternoon of every month for our gardening club. See the Albany website for more information.

Address: Albany Centre And Theatre, Douglas Way, London, Se8 4Ag

Club Learning: after school club

Jubilee Sports Ground 25 May 3pm to 6pm

After school club for 5–11-year-olds

Address: The Private Bank Sports Club, Catford Road, London, Se6 4Sw

XLP Bus Youth Club Free

At the top of Hazel Grove (nearest postcode is SE26 4JJ) 25 May 4pm to 6pm

Activities and support for young people, including: Playstation 4, Xbox, laptops, games, beauty bar, music, toast and chats.

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Kids Zumba

Goldsmiths Community Centre 25 May 4.30PM to 5.15PM

Energetic and fun active session for your little ones aged 6 years upwards!

Address: Goldsmiths Community Centre, Castillon Road, London, Se6 1Qd

Goldsmiths Dance Academy RAD Ballet

Goldsmiths Community Centre 25 May 4.30PM to 7.30PM

RAD Accredited Ballet and Musical theatre classes.

Address: Goldsmiths Community Centre, Castillon Road, London, Se6 1Qd

Woodpecker Youth Club - Dance Academy

Woodpecker Youth Club 25 May 4.45PM to 5.45PM

Dance session for young people 8-19yrs

Address: WOODPECKER YOUTH CLUB, 20 WOODPECKER ROAD, LONDON, SE14 6EU

Free Gymnastics Sessions for Children Free

Deptford Lounge  25 May 5pm to 6pm

Free gymnastic classes for children aged 5-16, a fantastic, fun way to keep kids energised and fit.

Address: DEPTFORD LOUNGE, 9 GIFFIN STREET, LONDON, SE8 4RJ

Trampolining for 3+

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 25 May 5pm to 6pm

Go through the British Gymnastics award scheme to learn trampolining moves from a seat drop to front somersault

Address: Downham Health And Leisure Centre, 7 9 Moorside Road, Bromley, Br1 5Ep

Yoga for children

St George's Church 25 May 5.15PM to 6pm

Iyengar yoga for children

Address: THE PARISH CHURCH OF ST GEORGE WITH CHRISTCHURCH AND ST PAUL, VANCOUVER ROAD, LONDON, SE23 2AG

Sabina Netball Club Training Sessions

Prendergast School for Girls, Lower school venue, Adelaide Avenue, Ladywell, London SE4 1LE 25 May 5.30PM to 7pm

Netball Club training, in preparation for league matches or just to develop new skills in the sport to gain school place

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Van Dough regular pizza night

 25 May 5.30PM to 10.30PM

Van Dough woodfired sourdough pizza

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Just4Girlz

Prendergast School 25 May 6pm to 7pm

​AFC Lewisham is offering eight weeks of free football sessions to young women and girls aged 14–25.

Address: PRENDERGAST SCHOOL, ADELAIDE AVENUE, LADYWELL, LONDON, SE4 1LE

JAD London Irish Dancing

Goldsmiths Community Centre 25 May 6pm to 7pm

Irish Dancing for ages 3 years plus.

Address: Goldsmiths Community Centre, Castillon Road, London, Se6 1Qd

TNG YOUTH CLUB  Free

The New Generation  25 May 6.15PM to 8.30PM

Sports Activities, Workshops, Wall Climbing, Boxing & Fitness, Arts & Craft plus much more

Address: THE NEW GENERATION, 111 WELLS PARK ROAD, LONDON, SE26 6AD

Lewisham Tai Chi: In 'The Barn' at The Green Man

The Green Man 25 May 6.30PM to 8pm

Tai chi classes in Lewisham for health, relaxation and self defence.

Address: PHOENIX COMMUNITY HOUSING THE GREEN MAN, 355 BROMLEY ROAD, LONDON, SE6 2RP

Stars Tae Kwon Do Academy Kids Class

HAKA Sports Complex 25 May 6.30PM to 7.30PM

Tae Kwon Do training for 5–14-year-olds

Address: HAKA SPORTS COMPLEX, LAUNCELOT ROAD, BROMLEY, BR1 5EB

Pilates Class - Beginners welcome

The Point Community Centre 25 May 6.45PM to 7.45PM

Pilates classes for people who live and work in Catford and around

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Grove Park Karate

Goldsmiths Community Centre 25 May 7pm to 9pm

Community Karate sessions for teenagers aged 12 upwards and Adults

Address: Goldsmiths Community Centre, Castillon Road, London, Se6 1Qd

Iyengar yoga classes and workshops for adults and children - yoga in Forest Hill

St George's Church 25 May 7.30PM to 9pm

Iyengar yoga classes and workshops for adults and children.

Address: THE VICARAGE, VANCOUVER ROAD, LONDON, SE23 2AG

Fairhall Dancing

Goldsmiths Community Centre 25 May 7.30PM to 10pm

Ballroom Dancing sessions or adults

Address: Goldsmiths Community Centre, Castillon Road, London, Se6 1Qd

Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K Jerome

Upstairs at the Sydenham Centre 25 May 8pm to 10pm

A new musical adaptation of Jerome K Jerome's classic comic novel by Jonathan Kaufman

Address: 44 Sydenham Road, London, Se26 5Qx

PILATES CLASS - BEGINNERS WELCOME

THE POINT COMMUNITY CENTRE 25 May 8pm to 9pm

Pilates can bring strength, flexibility and ease of movement to your body and is recommended by Osteopaths, Physiotherapists and General Practitioners as one of the most effective forms of exercise. Small class sizes - max 8 people.

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Improve & Play drop-in tennis coaching

Sydenham Tennis Club, Lawrie Park Road, London SE26 6ET 25 May 8pm to 9pm

A drop-in tennis class for improvers and intermediates. Spend an hour with our Head Coach focusing on tactics and technique followed by social play. Suitable for improver and intermediate players. No need to book.

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