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Activities for children and young people

 Find a range of activities for children and young people. 

You can also find regular activities running at youth clubs, adventure playgrounds, children's centres and libraries.
Select a date from the calendar. 

METRO Zest  Free

 22 June 

Supportive and inclusive group for LGBTQ 11-16-year-olds.

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Club Learning: after school club

Jubilee Sports Ground 22 June 3pm to 6pm

After school club for 5–11-year-olds

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Friday Night Development Centre

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 22 June 6.30PM to 8.30PM

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

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Beckenham Place park run Free

Beckenham Place Park 23 June 9am

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

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Catford Parkrun Free

Mountsfield Park 23 June 9am

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

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Saturday Morning Football Club

Forster Memorial Park 23 June 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

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Under 5s Rhymes and Stories Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 23 June 10.30AM to 11am

Songs and Rhymes for Under 5s

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Lingotot Spanish Class for Kids (0-5yrs)

Telegraph Hill Centre 23 June 10.30AM to 11.30AM

Interactive Spanish Classes for Children (0-5years)

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Craft Club Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 23 June 11am to 12 noon

Craft Club for Primary School age children

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Beckenham Place Park flower show 2018 Free Council

Beckenham Place Park (the Mansion) 23 June  12 noon to 6pm

Come to this great free community event which will see Lewisham's largest park host its first ever flower show!

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Parties!

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 23 June  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!

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ACAA Supplementary School  Free

The Albany Centre and Theatre 23 June  12 noon to 2pm

Support for children of all ages from migrant, refugee and BME families with their core subjects.

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Family film club at Deptford Library Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 23 June 2.30PM to 4.30PM

Family Film

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Dog show at the Beckenham Place Park flower show Council

Beckenham Place Park (the Mansion) 23 June 3pm

Enter your four-legged friend in a fun dog show!

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Hillyfields Junior Parkrun Free

Hilly Fields, off Adelaide Road, Ladywell/Brockley SE4 1LD 24 June 9.30AM

You against the clock! A free weekly timed 2K run for 4 to 14 year-olds.

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Sunday Morning Football Club

Forster Memorial Park 24 June 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

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Parties!

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 24 June  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!

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Music with Hessie and Diane Free

Torridon Road community library 25 June 10.30AM to 11.15AM

Music making for 3-5 year olds

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Pre school gymnastics

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 25 June 2.15PM to 3pm

We can now offer pre-school gymnastics for children 2+!

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Club Learning: after school club

Jubilee Sports Ground 25 June 3pm to 6pm

After school club for 5–11-year-olds

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Gymnastics 5–7 years (small experience)

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 25 June 5.30PM to 6.30PM

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

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Soft play for 1–4 years

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 26 June 10.30AM to 11.30AM

Sessions where the bouncy castle (with slide) is up with a host of soft play equipment, ball pit and trampette! Coach will be on hand to help but parents must stay

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Mermaid swimming lessons

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 26 June 5pm to 5.45PM

Yes you can become a mermaid! Wear the tail and fin to learn how to swim in it and perform different skills and routines. Must have passed ASA stage 5

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Mental Health Support Group for Carers Free

 26 June 5.30PM to 7.30PM

This group provides support, guidance, and information in a relaxed informal setting. The groups are led by carers and offer regular speakers and social activities. Open to unpaid carers.

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Stars Tae Kwon Do Academy Kids Class

HAKA Sports Complex 26 June 6.30PM to 7.30PM

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

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Baby Bounce Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 27 June 2.15PM to 2.45PM

Songs and Rhymes for under 2s

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Club Learning: after school club

Jubilee Sports Ground 27 June 3pm to 6pm

After school club for 5–11-year-olds

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Street dance classes with Aim High Dance Academy

Glass Mill Leisure Centre  27 June 4.15PM to 5pm

Dance classes for children aged 3+

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Community Football Free

Goldsmiths Community Centre 27 June 5pm to 7.30PM

Free Community football sessions!

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Sabina Netball Club Training Sessions

Prendergast School 28 June 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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JAD London Irish Dancing

Goldsmiths Community Centre 28 June 6pm to 7pm

Irish Dancing for ages 3 years plus.

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Stars Tae Kwon Do Academy Kids Class

HAKA Sports Complex 28 June 6.30PM to 7.30PM

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

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Raiders Netball Club Trials

 28 June 7.45PM to 9.30PM

Open trials for Raiders Netball Club

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METRO Zest  Free

 29 June 

Supportive and inclusive group for LGBTQ 11-16-year-olds.

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Film: Matilda Free

My Place, TNG Youth & Community Centre 29 June 1pm to 4pm

Presented by TNG Film Club

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Club Learning: after school club

Jubilee Sports Ground 29 June 3pm to 6pm

After school club for 5–11-year-olds

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Friday Night Development Centre

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 29 June 6.30PM to 8.30PM

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:

Beckenham Place park run Free

Beckenham Place Park 30 June 9am

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

Address:

Catford Parkrun Free

Mountsfield Park 30 June 9am

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

Address:

Saturday Morning Football Club

Forster Memorial Park 30 June 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:

Under 5s Rhymes and Stories Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 30 June 10.30AM to 11am

Songs and Rhymes for Under 5s

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Craft Club Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 30 June 11am to 12 noon

Craft Club for Primary School age children

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Music in Mayow Park Free

Mayow Park  30 June  12 noon to 4pm

Live music from local talent across the borough. Victorian theme in celebration of Mayow Park's 140 year anniversary

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Parties!

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 30 June  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:

ACAA Supplementary School  Free

The Albany Centre and Theatre 30 June  12 noon to 2pm

Support for children of all ages from migrant, refugee and BME families with their core subjects.

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Family film club at Deptford Library Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 30 June 2.30PM to 4.30PM

Family Film

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Hillyfields Junior Parkrun Free

Hilly Fields, off Adelaide Road, Ladywell/Brockley SE4 1LD 1 July 9.30AM

You against the clock! A free weekly timed 2K run for 4 to 14 year-olds.

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Sunday Morning Football Club

Forster Memorial Park 1 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

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Foxtots Bops

Mayow Park 1 July  12 noon to 4.30PM

Join us again for more family fun on the green

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Parties!

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 1 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:

Music with Hessie and Diane Free

Torridon Road community library 2 July 10.30AM to 11.15AM

Music making for 3-5 year olds

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Pre school gymnastics

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 2 July 2.15PM to 3pm

We can now offer pre-school gymnastics for children 2+!

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Club Learning: after school club

Jubilee Sports Ground 2 July 3pm to 6pm

After school club for 5–11-year-olds

Address:

Gymnastics 5–7 years (small experience)

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 2 July 5.30PM to 6.30PM

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

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Soft play for 1–4 years

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 3 July 10.30AM to 11.30AM

Sessions where the bouncy castle (with slide) is up with a host of soft play equipment, ball pit and trampette! Coach will be on hand to help but parents must stay

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Mermaid swimming lessons

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 3 July 5pm to 5.45PM

Yes you can become a mermaid! Wear the tail and fin to learn how to swim in it and perform different skills and routines. Must have passed ASA stage 5

Address:

Stars Tae Kwon Do Academy Kids Class

HAKA Sports Complex 3 July 6.30PM to 7.30PM

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

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Baby Bounce Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 4 July 2.15PM to 2.45PM

Songs and Rhymes for under 2s

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Club Learning: after school club

Jubilee Sports Ground 4 July 3pm to 6pm

After school club for 5–11-year-olds

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Street dance classes with Aim High Dance Academy

Glass Mill Leisure Centre  4 July 4.15PM to 5pm

Dance classes for children aged 3+

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Community Football Free

Goldsmiths Community Centre 4 July 5pm to 7.30PM

Free Community football sessions!

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Sabina Netball Club Training Sessions

Prendergast School 5 July 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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JAD London Irish Dancing

Goldsmiths Community Centre 5 July 6pm to 7pm

Irish Dancing for ages 3 years plus.

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Stars Tae Kwon Do Academy Kids Class

HAKA Sports Complex 5 July 6.30PM to 7.30PM

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

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METRO Zest  Free

 6 July 

Supportive and inclusive group for LGBTQ 11-16-year-olds.

Address:

Club Learning: after school club

Jubilee Sports Ground 6 July 3pm to 6pm

After school club for 5–11-year-olds

Address:

Friday Night Development Centre

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 6 July 6.30PM to 8.30PM

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:

Beckenham Place park run Free

Beckenham Place Park 7 July 9am

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

Address:

Catford Parkrun Free

Mountsfield Park 7 July 9am

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

Address:

Saturday Morning Football Club

Forster Memorial Park 7 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:

Under 5s Rhymes and Stories Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 7 July 10.30AM to 11am

Songs and Rhymes for Under 5s

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Craft Club Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 7 July 11am to 12 noon

Craft Club for Primary School age children

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Parties!

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 7 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:

Family film club at Deptford Library Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 7 July 2.30PM to 4.30PM

Family Film

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Hillyfields Junior Parkrun Free

Hilly Fields, off Adelaide Road, Ladywell/Brockley SE4 1LD 8 July 9.30AM

You against the clock! A free weekly timed 2K run for 4 to 14 year-olds.

Address:

Sunday Morning Football Club

Forster Memorial Park 8 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:

Parties!

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 8 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:

Music with Hessie and Diane Free

Torridon Road community library 9 July 10.30AM to 11.15AM

Music making for 3-5 year olds

Address:

Pre school gymnastics

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 9 July 2.15PM to 3pm

We can now offer pre-school gymnastics for children 2+!

Address:

Club Learning: after school club

Jubilee Sports Ground 9 July 3pm to 6pm

After school club for 5–11-year-olds

Address:

Gymnastics 5–7 years (small experience)

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 9 July 5.30PM to 6.30PM

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

Address:

Soft play for 1–4 years

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 10 July 10.30AM to 11.30AM

Sessions where the bouncy castle (with slide) is up with a host of soft play equipment, ball pit and trampette! Coach will be on hand to help but parents must stay

Address:

Mermaid swimming lessons

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 10 July 5pm to 5.45PM

Yes you can become a mermaid! Wear the tail and fin to learn how to swim in it and perform different skills and routines. Must have passed ASA stage 5

Address:

Stars Tae Kwon Do Academy Kids Class

HAKA Sports Complex 10 July 6.30PM to 7.30PM

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

Address:

Baby Bounce Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 11 July 2.15PM to 2.45PM

Songs and Rhymes for under 2s

Address:

Club Learning: after school club

Jubilee Sports Ground 11 July 3pm to 6pm

After school club for 5–11-year-olds

Address:

Street dance classes with Aim High Dance Academy

Glass Mill Leisure Centre  11 July 4.15PM to 5pm

Dance classes for children aged 3+

Address:

Community Football Free

Goldsmiths Community Centre 11 July 5pm to 7.30PM

Free Community football sessions!

Address:

Sabina Netball Club Training Sessions

Prendergast School 12 July 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

Address:

JAD London Irish Dancing

Goldsmiths Community Centre 12 July 6pm to 7pm

Irish Dancing for ages 3 years plus.

Address:

Stars Tae Kwon Do Academy Kids Class

HAKA Sports Complex 12 July 6.30PM to 7.30PM

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

Address:

METRO Zest  Free

 13 July 

Supportive and inclusive group for LGBTQ 11-16-year-olds.

Address:

Club Learning: after school club

Jubilee Sports Ground 13 July 3pm to 6pm

After school club for 5–11-year-olds

Address:

Friday Night Development Centre

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 13 July 6.30PM to 8.30PM

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:

Beckenham Place park run Free

Beckenham Place Park 14 July 9am

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

Address:

Catford Parkrun Free

Mountsfield Park 14 July 9am

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

Address:

Saturday Morning Football Club

Forster Memorial Park 14 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:

Under 5s Rhymes and Stories Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 14 July 10.30AM to 11am

Songs and Rhymes for Under 5s

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Drop-in art-Bug Stones-Crofton Park Railway Garden Open Day

Crofton Park Railway Garden 14 July 11am to 1pm

Make and create bug stones and enjoy surroundings of Railway Garden

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Craft Club Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 14 July 11am to 12 noon

Craft Club for Primary School age children

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