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Kid's Box Fit

Monday, 29 July 2019 - Wednesday, 29 July 2020 5pm - 6pm
Join us. Great fun, disciplined and cardiovascular exercise for kids aged 5-12 yrs. £2 per person. Equipment supplied. . Age group: 5-12 yrs. Pembury Community Centre, 1 Atkins Sqaure, Dalston Lane, Hackney E8 1FA. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Reception Team. Email: pembury.community@peabody.org.uk Telephone: 0203 828 3500. Visit website

Hackney Rhapsody - Performing Arts Centre/ Music Studios

Monday, 02 September 2019 - Saturday, 01 August 2020 10.00am - 20.00pm
Workshops starting at 10£ a lesson; One to one Lessons starting at 20£ a lesson; Studio Hire starting at 15£ per hour Offering: Piano, Voice, Drums, Guitar, Cello, Recorder, Harp, Flute, Violin, Music Theory, Movement, Ballet, Jazz, Theatre, Choir, Workshops and Studio Hire. . Age group: All Ages. 1 Lower Clapton Road. E5 0NS. Disabled access: no. Contact: Hackney Rhapsody. Email: office@hackneyrhapsody.co.uk Telephone: 07916238865. Visit website

Hackney Rhapsody - Voice Lessons

Monday, 02 September 2019 - Monday, 03 August 2020 10.00am - 20.00pm
Singing has never been this easy! Technical Work (Exercises) Performance Sight-reading Aural Skill Playing from Memory Dynamics, Technical Control Rhythm, Texture, Structure, Tuning Character & Style Improvisation Piece choice and Programming Performance and Interpretation Fluency and Accuracy in Approach Stylistic Understanding Audience engagement Articulation Styles and Musical Periods. 1 Lower Clapton Road, Hackney. London, E5 0NS. Disabled access: no. Contact: Hackney Rhapsody. Email: office@hackneyrhapsody.co.uk Telephone: 07916238865. Visit website

Hackney Rhapsody - Piano Lessons

Monday, 02 September 2019 - Monday, 03 August 2020 10.00am - 20.00pm
ABRSM GRADES or just fun! You'll work on: -Technical Work (Exercises) Scales and Arpeggios/ Broken Chords Hand Stretch Performing from Memory Dynamics Articulations Interpreting the Score Programme Planning Performance Musicianship Music Theory Sight-reading Improvisation Aural Skills Interpretation Ear Training Instrument Tuning Playing from Memory Stylistic Understanding. Age group: 5 +. 1 Lower Clapton Road, Hackney. London, E5 0NS. Disabled access: no. Contact: Hackney Rhapsody. Email: office@hackneyrhapsody.co.uk Telephone: 07916238865. Visit website

Children's gymnastics classes

Monday, 09 September 2019 - Friday, 31 July 2020 6pm - 7pm
Monthly price for one class per week £35. Monthly price for two classes per week £69. Book a free trial class at hello@gymlab.fit. Age group: 4 to 10. Haggerston School, Dunloe Street, Hackney E2 8JR. Disabled access: no. Contact: Francesca Fazzari. Email: hello@gymlab.fit Telephone: . Visit website

Fledglings

Saturday, 11 January 2020 - Saturday, 28 March 2020 9am - 9.50am
Fledglings Foundation Course offers reception age children an introduction to music through singing, movement and games leading to end of term performances. Children are introduced to a range of vocal repertoire, encouraged to find their voices and helped to develop their confidence and team-work. Half term 15 and 22 February. Time dependent on programme. For more information please contact HMDT Music. Age group: Reception age. Haggerston School, Weymouth Terrace, Hackney, London E2 8LS. Disabled access: yes. Contact: HMDT Music. Email: saturday.programme@hmdtmusic.org.uk Telephone: 020 8882 8825. Visit website

The CYMH Instrumental Programme

Saturday, 11 January 2020 - Saturday, 28 March 2020 9am - 2pm
CYMH is HMDT Music's Instrumental Music School which offers students ages 5 upwards, an extensive curriculum including group and individual instrumental tuition, singing, musicianship and ensembles, as well as the Orchestras and Choirs of CYMH. Half term 15 and 22 February. Time dependent on programme. For more information please contact HMDT Music. Age group: 5+. Haggerston School, Weymouth Terrace, Hackney, London E2 8LS. Disabled access: yes. Contact: HMDT Music. Email: saturday.programme@hmdtmusic.org.uk Telephone: 020 8882 8825. Visit website

Music Treehouse

Saturday, 11 January 2020 - Saturday, 28 March 2020 10.50am - 4pm
Music Treehouse is for students with Special Educational Needs, and is available to students from Early Years, up to and including Secondary. The interactive sessions focus on creative composition and are based around students individual abilities and needs. Half term 15 and 22 February. Time dependent on programme. For more information please contact HMDT Music. Age group: 2+. Haggerston School, Weymouth Terrace, Hackney, London E2 8LS. Disabled access: yes. Contact: HMDT Music. Email: saturday.programme@hmdtmusic.org.uk Telephone: 020 8882 8825. Visit website

The Julian Joseph Jazz Academy

Saturday, 11 January 2020 - Saturday, 28 March 2020 12 noon - 5.30pm
A weekly academy under the artistic direction of internationally renowned jazz pianist and composer Julian Joseph. Talented young instrumentalists and vocalists have an amazing opportunity to work with some of the world's top jazz musicians to develop their creative talents and performance skills, through exploring the American roots of jazz. Half term 15 and 22 February. Time dependent on programme. For more information please contact HMDT Music. Age group: 11+. Bridge Academy, Laburnum Street, Shoreditch E2 8BA. Disabled access: yes. Contact: HMDT Music. Email: saturday.programme@hmdtmusic.org.uk Telephone: 020 8882 8825. Visit website

I Can Sing!

Saturday, 11 January 2020 - Saturday, 28 March 2020 9am - 1.45pm
I Can Sing! offers students aged 5 upwards the opportunity to experience the excitement of musical theatre and performance training in dance, singing and stagecraft with leading professional artists. With a repertoire ranging from Broadway hits to new operas, they gain new skills, confidence and firm friendships. Half term 15 and 22 February. Time dependent on programme. For more information please contact HMDT Music. Age group: 5+. Haggerston School, Weymouth Terrace, Hackney, London E2 8LS. Disabled access: yes. Contact: HMDT Music. Email: saturday.programme@hmdtmusic.org.uk Telephone: 020 8882 8825. Visit website

The Music Box

Saturday, 11 January 2020 - Saturday, 28 March 2020 9am - 10.30am
The Music Box family learning programme for under 4s explores the foundations of music in a fun and interactive way. With their regular leader and a weekly guest musician, young children and their parents learn about music through rhythm and melodies, and experience a wide range of instruments and genres. Half term 15 & 22 February. Time dependent on programme. For more information please contact HMDT Music. Age group: 6 months - 4 years. Haggerston School, Weymouth Terrace, Hackney, London E2 8LS. Disabled access: yes. Contact: HMDT Music. Email: saturday.programme@hmdtmusic.org.uk Telephone: 020 8882 8825. Visit website

Jan von Holleben - Picture This!

Monday, 20 January 2020 - Sunday, 10 May 2020 10am - 5.45pm
Discover the playful and colourful world of photographer Jan Von Holleben in this interactive display showcasing a selection of his most recent artwork. His images invite you to think playfully, imagine possibilities and create your own photographic compositions using the props and tools provided. . V&A Museum of Childhood, Cambridge Heath Road E2 9PA. Disabled access: yes. Contact: V&A Museum of Childhood. Email: mocbookings@vam.ac.uk Telephone: . Visit website

Family Cook and Eat Club

Tuesday, 04 February 2020 - Tuesday, 17 March 2020 4.30pm - 6.30pm
Join other families from your neighbourhood after school for a fun, free, family cook and eat club. Try new foods, share healthy eating tips and get the kids cooking. Age group: 5+. Stamford Hill Community Centre, Stamford Hill Estate, Hackney N16 6RZ. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Food For Life. Email: food@shoreditchtrust.org.uk Telephone: 0207 033 8540. Visit website

Hypu February Half programme

Monday, 17 February 2020 - Friday, 21 February 2020 9am - 3pm
Free half term activities for young people including: baking, cake decorating, music production, arts and crafts, breakfast club and loads more for more info or to book places visit www.hypu1.com . Age group: 10-14. Bsix College, Keninghall Road, Hackney, London E5 8BP. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Maxine. Email: Hypuniversity@gmail.com Telephone: 0207 249 4542. Visit website

Art in Finsbury Park

Saturday, 29 February 2020 - Saturday, 28 March 2020 10am - 12noon
A series of free art workshops inspired by Finsbury Park, including drawing, painting and papier mâché model making. Ages 7-10. Min. 1 adult per 4 children. We ask that you attend all three workshops. Dates: Saturdays 28 February - 21 March. Times: 10am - 12 noon or 12.30pm - 2.30pm. For more information or to sign up please email artinfinsburypark@gmail.co. . Age group: 7-10. Finsbury Park, Hackney N4 2NQ. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Maddy Gilliam. Email: artinfinsburypark@gmail.com Telephone: .

St George's Day Celebrations

Sunday, 19 April 2020 11.30am - 4.30pm
Ahead of St George's day itself, come and stomp your feet with the dynamic and anarchic ceilidh in a day of music and dance. Work with artists to create your own decorations to take home. Free, drop in. In partnership with London Borough of Tower Hamlets . Age group: All ages. V&A Museum of Childhood, Cambridge Heath Road, London E2 9PA. Disabled access: yes. Contact: V&A Museum of Childhood. Email: mocbookings@vam.ac.uk Telephone: 020 8983 5200. Visit website