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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. 

Safe Hang out space with free WiFi!!!!  Free

 20 September 10am to 4pm

Free safe space for young people to use!

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Sabina Netball Club Training Sessions

Prendergast School 20 September 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 20 September 6pm to 7pm

Irish Dancing for ages 3 years plus.

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Stars Tae Kwon Do Academy Kids Class

HAKA Sports Complex 20 September 6.30PM to 7.30PM

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

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Safe Hang out space with free WiFi!!!!  Free

 21 September 10am to 4pm

Free safe space for young people to use!

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Friday Night Development Centre

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 21 September 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 22 September 9am

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

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Catford Parkrun Free

Mountsfield Park 22 September 9am

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

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Saturday Morning Football Club

Forster Memorial Park 22 September 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 22 September 10.30AM to 11am

Songs and Rhymes for Under 5s

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Craft Club Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 22 September 11am to 12 noon

Craft Club for Primary School age children

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Lewisham Arthouse open studios Free

Lewisham Arthouse 22 September  12 noon to 8pm

Wander around the warren of studios and experience a range of new artworks.

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Lewisham Arthouse open studios  Free

Lewisham Arthouse 22 September  12 noon to 6pm

Wander around the warren of studios and experience a range of new artworks.

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Parties!

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 22 September  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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Family film club at Deptford Library Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 22 September 2.30PM to 4.30PM

Family Film

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Hillyfields Junior Parkrun Free

Hilly Fields, off Adelaide Road, Ladywell/Brockley SE4 1LD 23 September 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 23 September 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 23 September  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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Safe Hang out space with free WiFi!!!!  Free

 24 September 10am to 4pm

Free safe space for young people to use!

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Pre school gymnastics

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 24 September 2.15PM to 3pm

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

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Gymnastics 5–7 years (small experience)

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 24 September 5.30PM to 6.30PM

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

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Safe Hang out space with free WiFi!!!!  Free

 25 September 10am to 4pm

Free safe space for young people to use!

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Soft play for 1–4 years

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 25 September 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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Summer holiday fun at Bromley and Downham Youth Club

Bromley and Downham Youth Club 25 September 10.30AM to 3.30PM

Multi activities for children aged 8-12 years.

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Mermaid swimming lessons

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 25 September 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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MY Disability MY Inspiration with For Jimmy  Free

GOOD HOPE CAFE: FOR JIMMY  25 September 5.45PM to 8pm

Bringing together disabled young people for an evening of fun & inspiration!

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Stars Tae Kwon Do Academy Kids Class

HAKA Sports Complex 25 September 6.30PM to 7.30PM

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

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Safe Hang out space with free WiFi!!!!  Free

 26 September 10am to 4pm

Free safe space for young people to use!

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Baby Bounce Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 26 September 2.15PM to 2.45PM

Songs and Rhymes for under 2s

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Street dance classes with Aim High Dance Academy

Glass Mill Leisure Centre  26 September 4.15PM to 5pm

Dance classes for children aged 3+

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Community Football Free

Goldsmiths Community Centre 26 September 5pm to 7.30PM

Free Community football sessions!

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Safe Hang out space with free WiFi!!!!  Free

 27 September 10am to 4pm

Free safe space for young people to use!

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Sabina Netball Club Training Sessions

Prendergast School 27 September 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 27 September 6pm to 7pm

Irish Dancing for ages 3 years plus.

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Stars Tae Kwon Do Academy Kids Class

HAKA Sports Complex 27 September 6.30PM to 7.30PM

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

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Safe Hang out space with free WiFi!!!!  Free

 28 September 10am to 4pm

Free safe space for young people to use!

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Friday Night Development Centre

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 28 September 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 29 September 9am

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

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Catford Parkrun Free

Mountsfield Park 29 September 9am

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

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Saturday Morning Football Club

Forster Memorial Park 29 September 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 29 September 10.30AM to 11am

Songs and Rhymes for Under 5s

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Craft Club Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 29 September 11am to 12 noon

Craft Club for Primary School age children

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Booster Classes for Children Free

Orchard Gardens Community Centre 29 September 11am to 1pm

Educational Support for children aged 5-11years old in maths and English

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Parties!

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 29 September  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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Family film club at Deptford Library Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 29 September 2.30PM to 4.30PM

Family Film

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Hillyfields Junior Parkrun Free

Hilly Fields, off Adelaide Road, Ladywell/Brockley SE4 1LD 30 September 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 30 September 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 30 September  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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Safe Hang out space with free WiFi!!!!  Free

 1 October 10am to 4pm

Free safe space for young people to use!

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Pre school gymnastics

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 1 October 2.15PM to 3pm

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

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Gymnastics 5–7 years (small experience)

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 1 October 5.30PM to 6.30PM

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

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Safe Hang out space with free WiFi!!!!  Free

 2 October 10am to 4pm

Free safe space for young people to use!

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Soft play for 1–4 years

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 2 October 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 2 October 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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Stars Tae Kwon Do Academy Kids Class

HAKA Sports Complex 2 October 6.30PM to 7.30PM

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

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EGG

The Albany Centre and Theatre 2 October 7.30PM to 10pm

EGG is a powerful and evocative new aerial theatre production from acclaimed circus theatre company Paper Doll Militia: a highly visual exploration of female fertility, sexuality and choice. Ages 14+

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Safe Hang out space with free WiFi!!!!  Free

 3 October 10am to 4pm

Free safe space for young people to use!

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Baby Bounce Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 3 October 2.15PM to 2.45PM

Songs and Rhymes for under 2s

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Street dance classes with Aim High Dance Academy

Glass Mill Leisure Centre  3 October 4.15PM to 5pm

Dance classes for children aged 3+

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Community Football Free

Goldsmiths Community Centre 3 October 5pm to 7.30PM

Free Community football sessions!

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EGG

The Albany Centre and Theatre 3 October 7.30PM to 10pm

EGG is a powerful and evocative new aerial theatre production from acclaimed circus theatre company Paper Doll Militia: a highly visual exploration of female fertility, sexuality and choice. Ages 14+

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Safe Hang out space with free WiFi!!!!  Free

 4 October 10am to 4pm

Free safe space for young people to use!

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Sabina Netball Club Training Sessions

Prendergast School 4 October 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 4 October 6pm to 7pm

Irish Dancing for ages 3 years plus.

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Stars Tae Kwon Do Academy Kids Class

HAKA Sports Complex 4 October 6.30PM to 7.30PM

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

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Sawa Manga

The Albany Centre and Theatre 4 October 7.30PM to 10pm

Sawa-Manga is a collaboration between beatsmith D'Vo and writer / vocalist And Is Phi. Their sound is an ethereal and electronic driven exploration, rooted in a fusion of hip hop, R&B, soul and jazz.

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Safe Hang out space with free WiFi!!!!  Free

 5 October 10am to 4pm

Free safe space for young people to use!

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Friday Night Development Centre

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 5 October 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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Warchestra: WARSNARE

The Albany Centre and Theatre 5 October 8pm to 10.30PM

Warsnare returns to the Albany (plus very special guests) with a live performance of his critically acclaimed album Warchestra.

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Beckenham Place park run Free

Beckenham Place Park 6 October 9am

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

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Catford Parkrun Free

Mountsfield Park 6 October 9am

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

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Saturday Morning Football Club

Forster Memorial Park 6 October 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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Recycled knitting, crochet and yarn bombing at Wild Cat Wilderness as part of Catford Art's Trail Free

Wild Cat Wilderness 6 October 10.30AM to 4.30PM

As part of the Catford Art's Trail we are knitting, crocheting and weaving scrap material to decorate the outdoor kitchen. Bring tights, plastic bags, leggins etc and see what you can create. No experience necessary. All welcome.

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Under 5s Rhymes and Stories Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 6 October 10.30AM to 11am

Songs and Rhymes for Under 5s

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Craft Club Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 6 October 11am to 12 noon

Craft Club for Primary School age children

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Parties!

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 6 October  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 6 October 2.30PM to 4.30PM

Family Film

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Hillyfields Junior Parkrun Free

Hilly Fields, off Adelaide Road, Ladywell/Brockley SE4 1LD 7 October 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 7 October 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 7 October  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:

Safe Hang out space with free WiFi!!!!  Free

 8 October 10am to 4pm

Free safe space for young people to use!

Address:

Pre school gymnastics

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 8 October 2.15PM to 3pm

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

Address:

Gymnastics 5–7 years (small experience)

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 8 October 5.30PM to 6.30PM

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

Address:

Safe Hang out space with free WiFi!!!!  Free

 9 October 10am to 4pm

Free safe space for young people to use!

Address:

Soft play for 1–4 years

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 9 October 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 9 October 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 9 October 6.30PM to 7.30PM

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

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Dennis of Penge

The Albany Centre and Theatre 9 October 7.30PM to 9pm

Written by Annie Siddons with original music by Asaf Zohar, Dennis of Penge is part gig, part poetry, part theatre performance, all transcendent.The performance is about poverty, addiction, friendship, ecstasy, chicken shops, love & SE20. Ages 16+

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Safe Hang out space with free WiFi!!!!  Free

 10 October 10am to 4pm

Free safe space for young people to use!

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Baby Bounce Free Council

The Library at Deptford Lounge 10 October 2.15PM to 2.45PM

Songs and Rhymes for under 2s

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Street dance classes with Aim High Dance Academy

Glass Mill Leisure Centre  10 October 4.15PM to 5pm

Dance classes for children aged 3+

Address:

Community Football Free

Goldsmiths Community Centre 10 October 5pm to 7.30PM

Free Community football sessions!

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Dennis of Penge

The Albany Centre and Theatre 10 October 7.30PM to 9pm

Written by Annie Siddons with original music by Asaf Zohar, Dennis of Penge is part gig, part poetry, part theatre performance, all transcendent.The performance is about poverty, addiction, friendship, ecstasy, chicken shops, love & SE20. Ages 16+

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Safe Hang out space with free WiFi!!!!  Free

 11 October 10am to 4pm

Free safe space for young people to use!

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Sabina Netball Club Training Sessions

Prendergast School 11 October 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 11 October 6pm to 7pm

Irish Dancing for ages 3 years plus.

Address:

Stars Tae Kwon Do Academy Kids Class

HAKA Sports Complex 11 October 6.30PM to 7.30PM

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

Address:

Dennis of Penge

The Albany Centre and Theatre 11 October 7.30PM to 9pm

Written by Annie Siddons with original music by Asaf Zohar, Dennis of Penge is part gig, part poetry, part theatre performance, all transcendent.The performance is about poverty, addiction, friendship, ecstasy, chicken shops, love & SE20. Ages 16+

Address:

Safe Hang out space with free WiFi!!!!  Free

 12 October 10am to 4pm

Free safe space for young people to use!

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Friday Night Development Centre

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 12 October 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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