What's On in Hackney

New Search | Post an Event | Help and Information

Children and Young People

Baby yoga

Friday, 05 September 2014 - Friday, 10 July 2015 10.45am - 11.45am
Drop in sessions for parents with babies from 6 weeks to 1 year. Classes offer a mix of active and gentle movements, including massage, stretching and balancing for babies, always accompanied by well known songs and rhymes to make the exercises fun and interactive. £6.50 per session. The Royal Inn on the Park, Lauriston Road, Hackney, E9 7HJ. Disabled access: no. Contact: Karen James. Email: first-touchmassage@hotmail.co.uk Telephone: 07902227669. view website

One School of Performing Arts

Saturday, 20 September 2014 - Saturday, 18 July 2015 11.30am - 3.30pm
We open this Saturday, 20 September at the Urswick School. Ages 7-18 classes & times are 11.30am-3.30pm ages 4-6 11.30am-1.45pm. New Students trial day (20 Sept) £5 each child. Be there for 11.15 to register. . Age group: Ages 4-18. Urswick School, Paragon Road, Hackney, E9 6NR. Contact: Ms John-Lewis. Email: info@ospa-academy.co.uk . view website

Creative tutoring class

Friday, 10 October 2014 - Friday, 23 October 2015 4.30pm - 5.30pm
Our small, friendly tutoring class explores the subjects of English and Maths. We have spaces still available and would love to welcome any new, local children. Learning is individually planned and the space given to develop confidence and independence. . Age group: 5-13. Homerton Library, Homerton High Street, E9 6AS. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Ms B Kaur. Email: bilber.kaur@gmail.com Telephone: 07891713638. view website

Moving shadow karate club

Saturday, 10 January 2015 - Saturday, 25 July 2015 10am - 12pm
Karate lessons for children aged 5+. Beginners class 10am-11 am. £6 per session. First session free. Just turn up and join. Age group: 5-16. St Michaelmas and All Angels Church Hall, Lavendar Grove, Hackney, E8 3LR. Contact: Morvia harriott. Email: Morviah@gmail.com Telephone: 07957 311200.

Intsrumental taster scheme

Monday, 12 January 2015 - Monday, 29 June 2015 4.15pm & 5.15pm - 5pm & 6pm
An opportunity to try out 4 instruments over 20 weeks. All Key Stage 1 & 2 pupils are welcome. Every Monday starting 12 January. Spaces remaining. Contact the Hackney Music Service to find out how you can register now. . Age group: 5-11. The Tomlinson Centre, Queensbridge Road, Hackney, E8 3ND. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Kelvin Ghann. Email: Kelvin.Ghann@learningtrust.co.uk Telephone: 02072417402.

Bees & Buds playgroup

Friday, 16 January 2015 - Friday, 13 March 2015 9.30am - 11.30am
A pre school playgroup with a nature theme. With access to the adjoining garden and park we will be exploring, digging, growing and learning together. Includes an indoor space with activities, stories and songs. Refreshments provided. Free to all parents, carers and their young ones. Age group: Under 5s. St Paul's Church Hall, Amhurst Road, Hackney, N16 7UE. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Michaela. Email: michaela@stpaulswesthackney.org Telephone: 07985544590.

Phoenix Starr academy of dance

Tuesday, 20 January 2015 - Tuesday, 08 December 2015 5pm - 6pm
Street dance class for children. Learn to dance for competitions, shows, exams, videos etc. £7. Age group: 7-14. Elite Evolution, 73-75 Lighthouse Space, Shacklewell Lane, Hackney, E8 2EB. Disabled access: no. Contact: jazmin-jade Buckley. Email: missj.buckley@hotmail.com Telephone: 07415025565. view website

Bonding with Baby

Wednesday, 25 February 2015 - Wednesday, 15 July 2015 1pm - 3pm
Free drop-in play sessions for parents and carers with babies under 1 year of age. This is a lovely opportunity for you and your baby to socialise while sharing experiences and discussing concerns together. Pop along for a cup of tea and a chat. Age group: under 1's. Stoke Newington Road, London, Hackney, N16 8BX. Contact: Vanessa Kirkpatrick. Email: vanessa@hackneyplaybus.org Telephone: 0208103335. view website

Lennon Dance Academy starting at Haggerston School, Saturdays

Saturday, 28 February 2015 - Saturday, 28 March 2015 2.30pm - 5.00pm
New dance school focusing on Contemporary and Jazz dance. £175 per term. For age 11+. Age group: 11+. HAGGERSTON SECONDARY SCHOOL, WEYMOUTH TERRACE, London, Hackney, E2 8LS. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Helen Kelly. Email: info@hmdt.org.uk Telephone: 0208 882 8825. view website

Bonding with Baby

Monday, 02 March 2015 - Monday, 29 June 2015 1pm - 3pm
Free drop-in play session for parents and carers with babies under 1 year of age. This is a lovely opportunity for you and your baby to socialise while sharing experience and discussing concerns together. Pop along for a cup of tea and a chat. Age group: under 1's. 189 Well Street, London, Hackney, E9 6QU. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Vanessa Kirkpatrick. Email: vanessa@hackneyplaybus.org Telephone: 0208103335. view website

Big Bug Hunt at Clissold Park

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 10.30am - 12pm
Explore the undergrowth of Clissold Park and identify invertebrates and amphibians lurking under logs. Free - booking required. . Age group: All - children must be accompanied. Clissold Park, Stoke Newington Church Street. London, n16 9hj. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Lucy Gijsen. Email: lucy.gijsen@hackney.gov.uk Telephone: 02083564600. view website

Clissold Park Summer Nature Club

Monday, 03 August 2015 - Friday, 07 August 2015 TBC - TBC
A week of nature exploration, craft and activities for children aged 8-12yrs. £100 for five days, places limited. Contact us for more information. . Age group: 8-12years. Clissold Park, Stoke Newington Church Street. London, n16 9hj. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Lucy Gijsen. Email: lucy.gijsen@hackney.gov.uk Telephone: 02083564600. view website

Pond Dipping

Friday, 14 August 2015 11am - 12pm
Get up close with the creatures living in our dipping pond. Free, booking required. . Age group: All - children must be accompanied. Clissold Park, Stoke Newington Church Street. London, N16 9HJ. Contact: Lucy Gijsen. Email: lucy.gijsen@hackney.gov.uk Telephone: 02083564600. view website

The Big Draw at Clissold House

Sunday, 11 October 2015 1pm - 4pm
Family activities at Clisosld House as part of The Big Draw, theme TBC. Free, drop-in. No booking needed. . Age group: All - children must be accompanied. Clissold House, Clissold Park, Stoke Newington Church Street. London, n16 9hj. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Lucy Gijsen. Email: lucy.gijsen@hackney.gov.uk Telephone: 02083564600. view website

Halloween in the Park

Saturday, 31 October 2015 10am - 12pm
Join us for a family activity session searching for the rare orange pumpkin birds and celebrating the season. Free - booking required. . Age group: All - children must be accompanied. Clissold Park, Stoke Newington Church Street. London, n16 9hj. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Lucy Gijsen. Email: lucy.gijsen@hackney.gov.uk Telephone: 02083564600. view website

Croc Ciné - Little French Film Festival

Saturday, 17 January 2015 - Saturday, 21 March 2015 2pm - 5pm
Little French Film Festival. Inspiring for all the family. Sat 17 January to Sat 21 March. 6 feature length projections, workshops, music and party times. In French with English Subtitles. Programme, time and tickets available on www.billetto.co.uk/croc-cine. £3 per adult / £2 per children @ the door, subject to availability. . Age group: 4+. The Russet, Hackney Studio, 17 Amhurst Terrace, Hackney, E8 2BT. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Makila Nsika Nkaya. Email: makila.nsika@les-crocodiles.org Telephone: +447908764708.

Ballet classes

Monday, 05 January 2015 - Monday, 23 March 2015 4pm - 4.30pm
Beginners ballet. Every Monday with a very talented Ballet teacher. Term fee: £41 for members, £55 for non members. Membership: £60 for 12 months which includes a pack of essential goodies. For more info and to book a space for your child please contact Monica or Renee at j2g_ltd@hotmail.co.uk. Age group: 3-5 years old. 3 Reading Lane, Hackney, E8 1GQ. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Monica / Renee. Email: j2g_ltd@hotmail.co.uk. view website

Ballet classes

Monday, 05 January 2015 - Monday, 23 March 2015 4.30pm - 5.15pm
This class is aimed at children aged 6-11 years old. The course is for 11 weeks, with a break in the half-term week. For more information, please email: j2g_ltd@hotmail.co.uk. Age group: 6-11 years old. Reading Lane, Hackney, E8 1GQ. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Monica/Renee. Email: j2g_ltd@hotmail.co.uk Telephone: 07475 970322. view website