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Children and Young People

Become a volunteer - get free film training

Thursday, 10 January 2019 - Thursday, 28 February 2019
Want to make engaging programmes? Frustrated by the mainstream media? Our pioneering school of Citizen TV, WORLDbytes, offers free camera training to anyone interested in making hard-hitting programmes which challenge the status quo. Apply online here: http://www.worldbytes.org/become-a-volunteer/. WORLDbytes, 201 Millfields Road, Hackney E5 0AL. Contact: Marisa Pereira. Email: world.write@btconnect.com Telephone: 020 8985 5435. Visit website

Open day - Anna Fiorentini Theatre & Film School

Saturday, 12 January 2019 - Saturday, 26 January 2019 2.30pm - 5.30pm
The award-winning Anna Fiorentini Theatre & Film School will be holding taster days in January for kids aged 4-18. Attendees can try classes in dance, singing and drama for free! Register by contacting hello@annafiorentini.com or visiting our website. . Age group: 4-18. Clapton Girls' Academy, Almack Road, Lower Clapton E5 0RL. Contact: George. Email: hello@annafiorentini.com Telephone: . Visit website

Mimbre Youth Programme

Tuesday, 15 January 2019 - Tuesday, 02 April 2019 4.15pm - 7pm
Street dance and acrobatics classes. Mimbre offers classes for young people in Hackney to learn acrobatics and street dance in a safe, fun and supportive environment with professional artists. If you are interested in joining our programme then please email education@mimbre.co.uk. Every Tuesday: 5 to 7 year olds: 4.15pm to 5pm, 7 to 9 year olds: 5pm to 6pm, 10 to 13 year olds: 6pm to 7pm. Age group: 5-15. Milton Gardens Community Centre. Shakspear Walk, Stoke Newington N16 8TL. Contact: Anna . Email: education@mimbre.co.uk Telephone: 0207 6131 068. Visit website

Make Club - ages 6-11

Saturday, 19 January 2019 - Saturday, 09 February 2019
Art classes: Make Club is run by professional artist Emily Tracy in her London Fields studio. She is offering art sessions for groups of 6 children to make exciting creative projects each Saturday starting in January 2019. £16 per session. Try one session without committing. 9.30-11am or 11.30am-1pm each Saturday starting 19 January. . Age group: Ages 6-11. 10 Martello Street, London Fields, Hackney E8 3PE. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Emily Tracy. Email: emily@emilytracy.co.uk Telephone: 07985567309. Visit website

SoundsCreative Ensemble

Monday, 18 February 2019 - Tuesday, 19 February 2019 10.00am - 4.00pm
SoundsCreative Ensemble is a half-term music project for young musicians (age 8 - 14) who play a musical instrument and want to be in a band, get creative and compose some new music as a group. Every project we make new music together as a group. . Age group: 8-14. Vortex Jazz Club, 11 Gillet Square, N16 9BU. Disabled access: no. Contact: Tara Franks. Email: soundscreativeprojects@gmail.com Telephone: . Visit website

Baking and cake decorating for ages 10 to 13

Monday, 18 February 2019 - Friday, 22 February 2019 10am - 3pm
This fun practical workshop introduces you to the art of baking and cake decorating. The workshop will include: how to use professional cake / baking equipment, how to make and color butter cream and much more and for more info an to book 0207 249 4542. Price: £25. Age group: 10-13. Bsix College, Kennninghall Road, Hackney, London E5 8BP. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Maxine. Email: hypuniversity@gmail.com Telephone: 020 7249 4542. Visit website