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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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St David Coffee House open evenings

St David Coffee House 21 July 8am to 1am

We are now open until 11pm serving wine, craft beer and food.

Address: 5 DAVID'S ROAD, LONDON, SE23 3EP

Horniman Farmers' Market Free

Horniman Museum and Gardens 21 July 9am to 1pm

A locally sourced, locally sold farmers' market selling vegetables, meat, fish, bread, flowers, hot food and much more in the glorious Gardens.

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

Beckenham Place park run Free

Beckenham Place Park 21 July 9am

Walk, jog or run 5K – just you against the clock!

Address: Beckenham Place Park Recreation, Beckenham Place Park, Beckenham,

Catford Parkrun Free

Mountsfield Park 21 July 9am

Run, jog or walk 5K - just you against the clock!

Address: Mountsfield Park, Stainton Road, London, Se6 1An

Straw bale garden open day at Beckenham Place Park Free Council

Beckenham Place Park 21 July 10am to 4pm

Come and sample produce grown in the garden and much more!

Address: Beckenham Place Park Recreation, Beckenham Place Park, Beckenham,

Crofton Park Railway Garden Open Day for National Park City Week Free

Crofton Park Railway Garden 21 July 10am to 5.30PM

Crofton Park Railway Garden celebrates National Park City Week with a series of activities throughout the day

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Colour: The Rainbow Revealed

Horniman Museum and Gardens 21 July 10am to 5.30PM

An interactive exhibition for the all the family exploring the endless ways in which colour shapes our world.

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

Plonk Crazy Golf at the Horniman

Horniman Museum and Gardens 21 July 10am to 5pm

A 9-hole crazy golf course in the Horniman Gardens for all the family. Enjoy loop-the-loops, heroic hills as well as some special Horniman themed-holes, and Plonk's very own Gerald the Walrus!

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

Saturday Morning Football Club

Forster Memorial Park 21 July 10am to 12 noon

Sports Fun 4 All provide a fun filled, inclusive environment for boys and girls of mixed abilities where they can learn the fundamentals of football focusing on passing and dribbling. All staff are FA qualified, First Aid, Safeguarding and DBS checked

Address: Foster Park, Whitefoot Lane, Bromley,

Horniman Butterfly House

Horniman Museum and Gardens 21 July 10am to 5pm

A Butterfly House with hundreds of beautiful butterflies, free-flying in a specially planted tropical indoor garden

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

Gnasher Collage Craft Club Free

Downham Library 21 July 10.30AM to 12 noon

Summer Reading Challenge craft club special!

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

Emotional Support Group Free

Torridon Road community library 21 July 10.30AM to 1.30PM

Support group for everyone. Come and get help from a supportive and understanding team.

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

Under 5s Rhymes and Stories Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 21 July 10.30AM to 11am

Songs and Rhymes for Under 5s

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

London Thunder Inclusive Basketball Session

Thunderdome 21 July 10.30AM to 11.30AM

This is an inclusive basketball session for under-16s boys and girls focusing on wheelchair basketball.

Address: UNIT 2, STOCKHOLM ROAD, LONDON, SE16 3LP

Craft Club Free

Downham Library 21 July 10.30AM to 12 noon

Create a new fun craft every week. For ages 5-12, no need to book.

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

Crime Reading Group Free

Lewisham Library 21 July 10.30AM to 12 noon

Come along and discuss this month's book for the Crime Reading Group. Refreshments provided

Address: LEWISHAM LIBRARY, 199 201 LEWISHAM HIGH STREET, HITHER GREEN, LONDON, SE13 6LG

Parallax Art Fair July 2018 Free

Kensington Town Hall, Hornton Street, London, W8 7NX 21 July - 22 July 11am to 5pm

Parallax ‘Art’ Fair takes place at Kensington Town Hall on the Hornton Street. It is the largest artist and designer fair in Europe.

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Drop-in art - Fairy Dust Pouches - Crofton Park Railway Garden Open Day

Crofton Park Railway Garden 21 July 11am to 1pm

Children can make fairy dust pouches and create fairy rings.

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Craft Club Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 21 July 11am to 12 noon

Craft Club for Primary School age children

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

Parallax Art Fair July 2018 Free

Kensington Town Hall, Hornton Street, London, W8 7NX 21 July 11am to 5pm

Parallax ‘Art’ Fair takes place at Kensington Town Hall on the Hornton Street. It is the largest artist and designer fair in Europe.

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Mindfulness drop-in classes

Beckenham Place Park (the Mansion) 21 July 11am to 12 noon

Regular 'drop-in' mindfulness / meditation classes at The Mansion, Beckenham Place Park – no need to book.

Address: THE MANSION, BECKENHAM PLACE PARK, BECKENHAM, BR3 5BP

Pilatas & yoga Class, Loampit Vale, Brockley, Lewisham

St John's Church 21 July 11am to 12 noon

Pilatas & yoga Class, Loampit Vale, Brockley, Lewisham

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

V22 Summer Club 2018

 21 July  12 noon to 8pm

V22 Summer Club presents events, performances, screenings, workshops and family activities every weekend throughout the school summer holidays.

Address: LOUISE HOUSE, DARTMOUTH ROAD, LONDON, SE23 3HZ

Parties!

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 21 July  12 noon to 1pm

There are lots of parties to choose from at the Centre. Parties include mermaid, pool inflatable, swimming party, bouncy castle. roller skating and much more!

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

Family Film Showing Free

Downham Library 21 July 12.30PM to 2.30PM

From children's classics to the latest releases, enjoy our free film screenings in the upstairs library meeting room. No need to book.

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

Wild About Oak - Kids' Storytelling about oaks and butterflies

Crofton Park Railway Garden - Behind Crofton Park Station 21 July 1pm to 2pm

This ‘Learning In Nature’ storytelling workshop will teach about the Oak Tree and its purple butterfly friend the Favonius quercus, making it a fun and interactive way to learn about one of Britain’s native trees and the wildlife it supports.

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Cleanup UK Beautiful Boroughs Project – Lewisham Launch Free

Woodpecker Youth Community Centre 21 July 1pm to 3pm

Community cleanup on Woodpecker road

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

GLYPT Senior Youth Theatre

 21 July 1.15PM to 3.15PM

Do you like coming up with performance ideas? Do you like improvisation? Do you like working on a story and a script with other young people? Would you like to perform your ideas for an audience? Join our senior youth theatre group!

Address: St John The Baptist Church, Bromley Road, London, Se6 2Rp

Get Online with Learn My Way Free

Downham Library 21 July 1.30PM to 3.30PM

Join our supported sessions for seniors who would like to learn how to get online and become more confident with computers. Booking required.

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

A Sensory Flavour Tour

Crofton Park Railway Garden 21 July 2pm to 4pm

Partnering with Flavour Sense to deliver an interactive 'Sensory Flavour Tour'; Explore how our senses inform and influence our perception of food and flavour.

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Mischievous Craft Special: Swords Free

Lewisham Library 21 July 2pm to 3pm

Make mischief with a cardboard sword

Address: LEWISHAM LIBRARY, 199 201 LEWISHAM HIGH STREET, HITHER GREEN, LONDON, SE13 6LG

Family film club at Deptford Library Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 21 July 2.30PM to 4.30PM

Family Film

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

Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 21 July 2.30PM to 4.30PM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

Address: LEWISHAM LIBRARY, 199 201 LEWISHAM HIGH STREET, HITHER GREEN, LONDON, SE13 6LG

Learn My Way: IT Support

The Library at Deptford Lounge 21 July 2.30PM to 4.30PM

Free Basic IT Training

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

Craft activities  Free Council

Torridon Road community library 21 July 2.30PM to 3.30PM

Children's craft activities with Black History Month theme for 4+.

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

LWFCI sports club

Private Banks Sports Ground, Catford Goals 21 July 3pm to 4pm

Football club for boys and girls aged 8-16 years old.

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

Saturday craft activities

Torridon Road community library 21 July 3.30PM to 2.30PM

​Arts and crafts activities for children

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

Outdoor film screening of 'Purple Rain' and Prince-themed street party and disco Free

The Broca Cafe 21 July 7pm to 11.55PM

FREE outdoor screening of Purple Rain film starring Prince, at sunset, with vegan pop up food and bar before the film and music from We Do Good Disco DJs before and after the film until late. Film for over 15s only. Bring a cushion to sit on!

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A Midsummer Night's Dream (all female cast)

The London Theatre - New Cross 21 July 8pm to 10.15PM

Skakespeare's most famous comedy

Address: 443 New Cross Road, London, Se14 6Ta
 

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