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Mouth That Roars film drop in

Wednesday, 01 March 2017 - Thursday, 14 December 2017 5pm - 8pm
For all young people between 12 and 19 years old. Media workshops, including learning all film skills, watching movies, animation, drama, documentaries - learn to direct, produce or use cameras, sound or lighting; everything you need to know about the film industry. Free. Funded by Young Hackney. Age group: 12-19 year olds. 29 Waterson Street, London E2 8HT. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Denise Rose. Email: mouththatroars@btconnect.com Telephone: 02077292323. Visit website

East London Little Ladies football sessions

Saturday, 20 May 2017 - Saturday, 30 December 2017 10.30am - 12 noon
Every Saturday at London Fields (by the Lido). Girls of all abilities welcome. Female coaches encouraging football and healthy living for kids. £3 for 4-5yr olds, £5 for 6-13 year olds. To register interest please email: info@eastlondonladiesfc.com. Check us out on Instagram: @eastlondonladiesfc. Age group: 4-13. London Fields west side, Hackney E8 3EU. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Vivienne Jeffers. Email: info@eastlondonladiesfc.com Telephone: 07875225510.

Summer Saturday study support

Saturday, 22 July 2017 - Saturday, 26 August 2017 1pm - 2pm
Study support class for children aged 5 to 10 years old. If your child would like help with their English or Maths, why not pop into our little class. Taught by an experienced teacher using individual learning strategies. All abilities welcome. Age group: 5-10 years. Piano Room, Homerton Library, E9 6AS. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Ms B Kaur. Email: bilber.kaur@gmail.com Telephone: 07891713638. Visit website

The Committee

Thursday, 27 July 2017 - Thursday, 31 August 2017 11.30am - 1.30pm
Want to run the show? The Yard Theatre is looking for people aged 15-19 to take creative control of the theatre. This is your chance to influence our future. What do you want it to look like? Supported by Hackney Council and part of Discover Young Hackney. Age group: 15-19. The Yard Theatre, London, E9 5EN. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Katherine Igoe-Ewer. Email: katherine@theyardtheatre.co.uk Telephone: 0203 111 0570. Visit website

Hoxton Hall Youth Arts Summer School

Monday, 31 July 2017 - Friday, 01 September 2017 10.30am - 3.30pm
Hoxton Hall Youth Arts Summer School 2017 is a series of free summer activities for young people age 7-19 (or up to 21 if you have additional needs). Join us each week to learn different styles of dance, drama, music and arts. Book in advance via website www.hoxtonhall.co.uk.. Age group: 7-19 (up to 21 with additional needs). Hoxton Hall, 130 Hoxton Street, London N1 6SH. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Boris Witzenfeld. Email: Boris@hoxtonhall.co.uk Telephone: 0207 684 0060. Visit website

Hackney Borough Youth Football Club

Thursday, 17 August 2017 - Thursday, 14 December 2017 4.30pm - 6.30pm
HBYFC are currently recruiting boys and girls in school year Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 to train and play in the CIYFL starting in September. Training is every Thursday 4.30pm to 6.30pm at Clissold park by the tennis courts. Age group: 6-8 year olds. Tennis courts, Clissold Park, Hackney N16 9HJ. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Alan Bayram. Email: H.B.Y.F.C@hotmail.com Telephone: 07702091647.


Monday, 21 August 2017 - Friday, 25 August 2017 10am - 4pm
An action-packed week bursting with immersive adventures, games and artist-led workshops for kids aged 8-11, led by experienced practitioners and exploring the theme of the future. Six inspiring tutors will spend the week delivering fantastic activities with your children, including a theatre maker, 3D model maker, muralist and puppet maker. Age group: 8-11 year olds. Hackney Showroom, Hackney Downs Studios, Amhurst Terrace E8 2BT. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Malakai Sargeant. Email: malakai@hackneyshowroom.com Telephone: . Visit website

Circus summer workshop

Monday, 21 August 2017 - Friday, 25 August 2017 11am - 5pm
Learn acrobatics, acrobalance and other amazing circus skills like juggling, unicycle, tight wire, and more. The week will also include a trip to the National Centre for Circus Arts for a trapeze workshop and to the Roundhouse for an exciting digital installation. Age group: 11-15. Milton Gardens Communitiy Hall, Shakspeare Walk. Stoke Newington N16 8TL. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Jana Jammal . Email: education@mimbre.co.uk Telephone: 0207 6131068. Visit website

Dance classes for children ages 4+ and adults and dance-based exercise classes for the over 50s

Monday, 04 September 2017 - Wednesday, 20 December 2017
Ballet, contemporary, modern and tap dance classes for children from 4 yrs. Adult ballet and contemporary dance - no experience necessary. Free dance based exercise class for people 50+. Email: enquiries@albiondance.co.uk. Age group: Age 4 yrs - Adult. Haggerston Community Centre, 8 Lovelace Street, Hackney, London E8 4FF. Contact: Amanda Benjamin. Email: enquiries@albiondance.co.uk Telephone: 07562659133. Visit website

Instrumental taster scheme

Saturday, 16 September 2017 - Saturday, 31 March 2018 10am - 12 noon
Try out four instruments over 20 weeks. Guitar, cello, flute and violin. Starts 16 September. Primary school years 1 and 2, 10.15-11am. Primary school years 3-6, 11.15am-12 noon. The best way to start your musical journey. Spaces filling up quickly. Please email or call to find out how to sign up. Age group: 6-11. Tomlinson Centre Annexe, Hackney Music Service, 317 Queensbridge Road, Hackney, London E8 3ND. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Kelvin Ghann. Email: kelvin.ghann@learningtrust.co.uk Telephone: 02030761537. Visit website

Free taster day at the Anna Fiorentini Theatre and Film School

Saturday, 16 September 2017 2pm - 5.30pm
The Anna Fiorentini Theatre and Film School will be holding a taster day for children aged 7-18 giving them the opportunity to explore classes in drama, film, dance and singing. If you wish to attend please email hello@annafiorentini.com to request an application form. . Age group: 7-18. Clapton Girls Academy, Almack Road, Lower Clapton E5 0RL. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Rhiannon . Email: hello@annafiorentini.com Telephone: 0207 682 1403. Visit website

Trinity Circus/Clown Show

Sunday, 27 August 2017 3.30pm - 5.30pm
Pop-Up Trinity Circus/Clown Show in Holy Trinity Church. Entrance though the Clowns' Gallery Museum in Cumberland Place E8 3DY. A fun packed show with lots of magic and surprises 6.00 at the door . Age group: all ages. Clowns' Gallery- Museum, Cumberland Place. E8 3DY. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Mattie Faint. Email: mattiefaint@gmail.com Telephone: 020 76080312. Visit website