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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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FREE Computer Skills Courses – Enrolling now for the summer! Free

New Cross Trust - (Digital Life Skills) 23 April 

We offer FREE high-quality computer courses to Lewisham residents and now enrolling for the summer. Courses include Computers for Beginners; Internet and e-mail; online shopping; Microsoft Office (level 1); Internet safety. CONTACT US FOR AN APPOINTMENT:

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FREE File Management Skills course – starting May Free

New Cross Trust - (Digital Life Skills) 23 April 

This practical hands-on course will show you how to store and organise documents and photos on your computer. You will learn how to copy, move, delete files and folders. CONTACT US FOR AN APPOINTMENT:

Address:

Yoga Breakfast Club

 23 April 9am to 10am

This class will be a dynamic vinyasa flow yoga class suitable for all levels followed by a tasty breakfast item such as muesli, porridge or juice provided by the cafe and with it an opportunity to chat with your fellow yogis. A perfect way to start the we

Address: Deli X, 154 156 Deptford High Street, London, Se8 3Pq

Trois Petits Chats Free

Torridon Road community library 23 April 9.20AM to 9.50AM

French language musical playgroup / comptines françaises pour enfants!

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

Kitty Ferreira & Friends Ethical Fashion & Lifestyle Pop up store Free

39 Pepper St, Canary Wharf, London, E14 9RP 23 April - 6 May 10am to 8pm

Ethical Fashion Designers will take you on a journey from seed to shop floor

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Get Online with Learn My Way  Free

Downham Library 23 April 10am to 12 noon

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

Stay and Play

The Parkside Centre 23 April 10am to 1pm

A drop in stay and play session for adults and children aged 0-4

Address: 1 COPPERWOOD PLACE, LONDON, SE10 8GF

LPF Monday Project Knit & Knatter

St. Mauritius House  23 April 10am to 12.30PM

Knit n Knatter: sociable crafting with needles, crotchet hooks, etc.

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Colour: The Rainbow Revealed

Horniman Museum and Gardens 23 April 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

Calabash Day Centre/Lewisham Older Adults

 23 April 10am to 4pm

Hestia’s Lewisham Older Adults Day Service, which is based in Lewisham, is a specialist service that helps to meet the needs of Older Adults who may have a physical disability, an acquired brain injury, a history of mental ill health and onset dementia.

Address: CALABASH CENTRE, 24 26 GEORGE LANE, HITHER GREEN, LONDON, SE13 6HH

Horniman Butterfly House

Horniman Museum and Gardens 23 April 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

Stop Smoking Clinic - Deptford Free

Grove Medical Centre 23 April 10am to 4.30PM

Stop smoking with a friendly advisor from the NHS

Address: Grove Medical Centre, Windlass Place, London, Se8 3Qh

Stop smoking clinic at Lewisham Hospital Free

Lewisham Hospital 23 April 10am to 1pm

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

Monday Project (LPF)

St Mauritius House, Lewisham Park, SE13 6QX 23 April 10.30AM to 3pm

A range of activities, knitting and wool-crafts, games and puzzles - or just sitting and chatting.

Address:

Daily coffee mornings and/or lunch for older people

The Grove Centre 23 April 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

Music with Hessie and Diane Free

Torridon Road community library 23 April 10.30AM to 11.15AM

Music making for 3-5 year olds

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

LPF Monday Project Free

St Mauritius House 23 April 10.30AM to 3pm

Crafts, games, puzzles and ukulele fun in the mornings and 1-2-1 help with techy kit in the afternoon.

Address: ST MAURITIUS HOUSE, LEWISHAM PARK, HITHER GREEN, LONDON, SE13 6QX

AGE UK - Scams Prevention & Support Free

South Lewisham Health Centre 23 April 11am to 12.30PM

With the help of our varied information & advice, we'll help you spot & avoid the latest scams targeting your money. We'll help you spot a bogus trader & other fraudsters & give you simple things that you can do to protect yourself.

Address: SOUTH LEWISHAM HEALTH CENTRE, 50 CONISBOROUGH CRESCENT, LONDON, SE6 2SS

Tea, cake and a warm welcome Free

Torridon Road community library 23 April 11.15AM to 12.45PM

Drop in for tea,cake and a warm welcome for people living with Dementia and their carers.

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

Tea and Cake Monday Free

Torridon Road community library 23 April 11.15AM to 12.45PM

Snacks and hot drinks for people living with dementia.

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

60+ fitness class

The Green Man SE6 2RP 23 April  12 noon to 1pm

Led by a highly qualified and experienced tutor, classes are specifically designed for older adults, with a focus on exercises to help with balance, mobility, flexibility and improving your strength and stamina.

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

LPF Digital Drop-In

St. Mauritius House  23 April 12.30PM to 3pm

Face-to-face, 1-2-1 help with your digital devices - smartphones, tablets, cameras, etc

Address: 1, ST MAURITIUS HOUSE, LEWISHAM PARK, HITHER GREEN, LONDON, SE13 6QX

Zumba Gold

Lewisham Irish Community Centre 23 April 12.30PM to 1.15PM

Fun and accessible exercising class

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

Techy Tea

St Mauritius House 23 April 1pm to 3pm

Help for people with using and understanding their smart technology

Address: 65 67 Lewisham Park, Hither Green, London, Se13 6Qx

LPF "Digital Drop-in"

St Mauritius House, Lewisham Park, SE13 6QX 23 April 1pm to 3pm

Having trouble getting to grips with a piece of techy kit you've been given? Our volunteer "buddies" can give one to one support, talking you through it.

Address:

Ladywell Bowling Club

Ladywell Bowling Club 23 April 1pm to 7.30PM

Free taster sessions available

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

Zumba Gold for older people

Lewisham Irish Community Centre 23 April 1pm to 2pm

Stay fit and enjoy dancing at Zumba Gold for older people

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

Brockley Knits

The Brockley Jack Pub 23 April 1.30PM to 3.30PM

A small and friendly knitting group.

Address: 408 410 BROCKLEY ROAD, CROFTON PARK, LONDON, SE4 2DH

Club Learning: after school club

Jubilee Sports Ground 23 April 3pm to 6pm

After school club for 5–11-year-olds

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

Fitness and relaxation for girls 12+

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 23 April 4pm to 5pm

Young people 12+ can come along to have a go fitness exercise and then stretching and relaxation, meet new friends and have fun! Mums, aunties and sisters can also come but must be with a 12-18 year old!

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

Gymnastics 5–7 years (no/limited experience)

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 23 April 4.30PM to 5.30PM

Gymnastic sessions for children with little or no experience of gymnastics, taken by two coaches.

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

Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 23 April 4.30PM to 6.30PM

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

Whatever youth theatre for those at risk of mental health problems

Horniman Museum and Gardens 23 April 4.30PM to 2.30PM

8–14 year olds at risk of developing mental health issues are invited to a supportive free drama programme.

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

The Children's Workshops in Clay

Lewisham Arthouse 23 April 4.30PM to 6pm

The children will be shown the different methods of making many items in clay from animals to functional pots such as bowls and vases; they will have the opportunity to decorate and paint their work and finish the final piece through to glazing. Term time

Address: Lewisham Art House, 140 Lewisham Way, London, Se14 6Pd

World Book Night – "Look After Yourself" Free

Lewisham Library 23 April 5pm to 8pm

Pick up free books and nurture your body and soul with physiotherapy and mindfulness sessions at this year's World Book Night at Lewisham Library

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

Film Showing Free

The Library at Deptford Lounge 23 April 5pm to 7pm

Weekly Film Showing

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

Gymnastics 5–7 years (small experience)

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 23 April 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Gymnastic sessions for children with little or no experience of gymnastics, taken by two coaches.

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

XLP Bus Youth Club Free

Turnham Estate, the bus parks outside the Blue Football Cage behind Turnham Road (nearest postcode is SE4 2JD) 23 April 6pm to 7.30PM

Activities and support for young people, including: Playstation 4, Xbox, Laptops, Games, Beauty Bar, Music, Toast and Chats

Address:

Gymnastics 8–13 years

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 23 April 6.30PM to 7.30PM

Gymnastic sessions for children with little or no experience of gymnastics, taken by two coaches.

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

Bridge Club

Sydenham community library service 23 April 6.45PM to 10.15PM

Bridge club for players with experience.

Address: Sydenham Library, Sydenham Road, London, Se26 5Se

Book Swap + Open Mic Night Free

The Library at Deptford Lounge 23 April 7pm to 8pm

Share an extract from your favourite book or poem

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

Totally Vocal Singing Workshops

Beckenham Place Park 23 April 7pm to 8.30PM

Creating connection through song

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

Boxing training

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 23 April 7pm to 8pm

Boxing session for young people aged 14-20.

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

Totally Vocal singing workshops

Beckenham Place Park 23 April 7pm to 8.30PM

Everyone welcome to join in this singing workshop and discover the delights of singing gentle warm ups, simple rounds and learning songs in harmony in the Georgian mansion surrounded by spectacular landscape at Beckenham Place Park

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

Stand-up comedy course

The London Theatre - New Cross 23 April 7pm to 10pm

Learn stand-up comedy with the London Comedy Course.

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

Studio pottery workshops

Lewisham Arthouse 23 April 7pm to 9pm

Evening Studio pottery workshop for adults with a keen desire to learn the stages of hand building and/ or use of the wheel; or simply wishing to have a go, the workshops are small (max no. 5) allowing for individual attention.

Address: Lewisham Art House, 140 Lewisham Way, London, Se14 6Pd

Capoeira Agora drop-in session

St John's Church 23 April 7pm to 8pm

Capoeira class suitable for all fitness levels. Learn various aspects of Capoeira - moves, music, history.

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

R&B Soul Stepping General

Goldsmiths Community Centre  23 April 7pm to 8pm

Dance yourself fit to the latest R&B Soul tunes.

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

Gymnastics adults

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 23 April 7.30PM to 8.30PM

Gymnastic sessions for adults with little or no experience of gymnastics, taken by two coaches.

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

New Cross Inn Pub Quiz

New Cross Inn 23 April 8pm to 11pm

​Monday Night Quiz at the New Cross Inn.

Address: New Cross Inn, 323 New Cross Road, London, Se14 6As
 

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