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Mindfulness in schools

Thursday, 03 September 2015 - Friday, 22 July 2016
Everybody Present offers mindfulness courses in primary, secondary schools and colleges and talks on mindfulness in education. Visit www.everybodypresent.co.uk. Age group: 5-18. 126B Northwold Road Contact: Gaia Martinelli-Bunzl. Email: hello@everybodypresent.co.uk Telephone: . Visit website

Valentines free condom pop up shop presented by Come Correct

Monday, 08 February 2016 - Saturday, 13 February 2016 10am - 5.30pm
Get ready for valentines and visit our pop up shop next to Dalston Junction. We have a massive selection of free condoms, lube and more for people aged 24 and under. Visit https://ccard.me/popup for more information. Age group: 24 and Under. The Elise Centre, 24-30 Dalston Lane, E8 3AZ. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Kevin Lennon. Email: kevin.lennon@brook.org.uk Telephone: 07906 630 888. Visit website

London children's book swap

Saturday, 13 February 2016 1pm - 4pm
Hungry for stories? Swap your old books for new favourites then join in some fun, tea-themed activities! Free drop-in any time. Geffrye Museum, Kingsland Road, Hackney, London, E2 8EA. Contact: Bookings and Public Programmes Co-ordinator. Email: bookings@geffrye-museum.org.uk Telephone: . Visit website

Movement & art workshops for families

Saturday, 13 February 2016 - Saturday, 12 March 2016 10am - 1pm
Studio Wayne McGregor, in partnership with SPACE, are leading a five-week series of creative workshops for families. Each session (£5) will include a physical warm up, an art task and a movement task. Guest artists from the SPACE Artist Commissions Programme will join the sessions. . Age group: Young people aged 8 and over. SPACE, 129-131 Mare Street, Hackney, E8 3RH. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Persilia Caton. Email: persilia@spacestudios.org.uk Telephone: . Visit website

SHEL Half Term multi sport camp

Monday, 15 February 2016 - Friday, 19 February 2016 9am - 5pm
A week full of fun, active and organised sporting activity for children this half term. Daily activities include: Football-Basketball-Rounders-Hockey-Dance-Ice Skating-Trampolining and More! From only £8 per day. Daily packed lunch required. Boys and girls of all abilities. Visit www.shelprogramme.co.uk or call/text 07938594467 to register your child now!. Age group: 7 to 13 years. Sports Centre, Falkirk Street, London, Hackney, N1 6HF. Disabled access: yes. Contact: SHEL. Email: shel@generalworldsports.com Telephone: 07938594467. Visit website

HYPU February Half Term

Monday, 15 February 2016 - Friday, 19 February 2016 9am - 4pm
Are you aged between 11-18? Want to do something different this half term? Why not start your career here while having fun. Workshops and clubs Include: Breakfast clubs, Baking, Cooking, Sports, Music, photoshop, - and much more !!!! £10 for whole programme for more info 02072494542 www.htea1.com . Age group: 11 - 18. Bsix, Sixth Form College, Kenninghall Road, London, Hackney, E5 8BP. Disabled access: yes. Contact: HYPU Enrolment Team. Email: info@hypu.org.uk Telephone: 0207 249 4542. Visit website

Four centuries in one week

Tuesday, 16 February 2016 - Friday, 19 February 2016 10.30am - 4pm
Explore homes from a different century every day. Make candlesticks from clay, crafty clocks and more. Free Holiday activities are for children aged 2-16. Places are allocated on a first-some first-served basis 30 minutes prior to the beginning of each activity. All under 11s must be accompanied by an adult. . Age group: 2-16. Geffrye Museum, Kingsland Road, Hackney, London, E2 8EA. Contact: Bookings and Public Programme Co-Ordinator. Email: bookings@geffrye-museum.org.uk Telephone: 020 7739 9893. Visit website

Nursery Rhyme Time: Happy homes

Tuesday, 16 February 2016 - Friday, 19 February 2016 10.30am - 1pm
Explore homes from different century each day through stories, songs and craft activities. Free. 10.30am-11.30am and repeated at 12pm-1pm. Places are allocated on a first-some first-served basis 30 minutes prior to the beginning of each activity. All under 11s must be accompanied by an adult. . Age group: 2-5. Geffrye Museum, Kingsland Road, Hackney, London, E2 8EA. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Bookings and Public Programmes Co-ordinator. Email: bookings@geffrye-museum.org.uk Telephone: 020 7739 9893. Visit website

Recorder Revolution (music workshop for children)

Saturday, 20 February 2016 11am - 12pm
Join Palisander's Recorder Revolution: Hear tales of spies, space and spiders and wonder at recorders of all shapes and sizes from 6 inches to 6 feet tall. Palisander gives regular workshops and family concerts, with prestigious Live Music Now scheme and previously, at the Wigmore Hall's Chamber Tots series. . Age group: 4-10 years. 3-5 Dunston Rd, Chromacode Studios, Unit 1, London, E8 4EH. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Palisander (Lydia Gosnell). Email: palisander.recorders@hotmail.com Telephone: . Visit website

Big Wow, Small Wonder

Saturday, 20 February 2016 2pm - 2.50pm
Big Wow Small Wonder, a humorous tall story about the wonders of being small comes to Hoxton Hall this February half term. Told with huge helpings of humour, poignant poetry and original music, by performance poet Justin Coe. Tickets: £10, £8 concessions. Age group: 4- 8 and their families. Hoxton Hall, 130 Hoxton Street, N1 6SH. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Hoxton Hall. Email: reception@hoxtonhall.co.uk Telephone: 02076840060. Visit website

Hackney Community College interview evenings 2016

Tuesday, 15 March 2016 - Thursday, 17 March 2016 4.30pm - 6.30pm
Come along and find out why so many people love Hackney Community College! Talk to students; Tour our stunning campus; Check out our great facilities; Find out about other activities you can take part in; Have an interview with tutors; Get a conditional offer for a place at HCC!. Age group: 16+. Shoreditch Campus, Falkirk Street, London, N1 6HQ. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Sue Pemble. Email: info@hackney.ac.uk Telephone: 020 7613 9123. Visit website

Instrumental taster scheme

Monday, 11 April 2016 - Monday, 28 November 2016 4.15pm - 6pm
This will take place in the Tomlinson Centre. A 20 week programme that introduces young musicians to instrumental learning. Please email HMS for more info kelvin.ghann@larningtrust.co.uk . Age group: Keys Stage 1 & 2. Tomlinson Centre, Queensbridge Road, London, Hackney, E8 3ND. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Kelvin Ghann. Email: kelvin.ghann@learningtrust.co.uk Telephone: 02030761537.

Hackney Community College interview evenings 2016

Tuesday, 17 May 2016 - Thursday, 19 May 2016 4.30pm - 6.30pm
Come along and find out why so many people love Hackney Community College! Talk to students; Tour our stunning campus; Check out our great facilities; Find out about other activities you can take part in; Have an interview with tutors; Get a conditional offer for a place at HCC!. Age group: 16+. Shoreditch Campus, Falkirk Street. London, N1 6HQ. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Sue Pemble. Email: info@hackney.ac.uk Telephone: 020 7613 9123. Visit website

Hackney Community College interview evenings 2016

Tuesday, 14 June 2016 - Thursday, 16 June 2016 4.30pm - 6.30pm
Come along and find out why so many people love Hackney Community College! Talk to students; Tour our stunning campus; Check out our great facilities; Find out about other activities you can take part in; Have an interview with tutors; Get a conditional offer for a place at HCC!. Age group: 16+. Shoreditch Campus, Falkirk Street. London, N1 6NQ. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Sue Pemble. Email: info@hackney.ac.uk Telephone: 020 7613 9123. Visit website

Breathe: a celebration of air

Friday, 26 February 2016 - Sunday, 20 March 2016 5pm
BREATHE is a unique festival of art, music, dance and storytelling, centred around a wind harp installation in a stunning ancient church. . Age group: All welcome. Between £0 and £20. The Old Church, The Old Church, Corner of Clissold Park opposite St Mary's New Church, N16 9ES. Disabled access: yes.