Summer Reading Challenge Gadgeteers 2022

11 July 2022
Summer Reading Challenge characters
Summer Reading Challenge characters

Join the Gadgeteers for the Summer Reading Challenge to discover the amazing science and innovation behind the world around you, including some of your favourite things!

Dates:

Starts: 11 July 2022 23:00
Ends: 10 September 2022 23:00

Event Details:

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Chess Club at Blue Anchor Library

26 July 2022
Chess piece
Chess piece

Join us every Tuesday to have fun and play some chess

Dates:

Starts: 26 July 2022 15:00
Ends: 30 August 2022 16:00

Event Details:

Blue Anchor Library
Market Place
SE16 3UQ

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Baby and Toddler session

29 July 2022
Twinkle Twinkle Little Star
Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

Rhymes, songs and stories for babies and toddlers age 0-5

Dates:

Starts: 29 July 2022 09:45
Ends: 26 August 2022 10:30

Event Details:

Blue Anchor Library
Market Place
SE16 3UQ

Open hours: Monday 9am to 7pm
Tuesday 9am to 7pm
Wednesday closed
Thursday 9am to 7pm
Friday 10am to 6pm
Saturday 9am to 5pm
Sunday closed

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Teen Summer Reading Challenge for 11-14 year olds

01 August 2022
Teenagers reading tablets in a library
Teenagers reading tablets in a library

Southwark Libraries are running a special teen reading challenge.
Read 4 books in 4 weeks to complete the challenge and enter a prize draw to win a £50 Amazon voucher.

Dates:

Starts: 01 August 2022 08:00
Ends: 31 August 2022 19:00

Event Details:

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Picnic at Elephant Park 2022

18 August 2022
Picnic at Elephant Park
Picnic at Elephant Park

Explore our food retailers and get your passport stamped for every £5 spent on food & beverages to takeaway. Complete your round trip to get your Elephant Park water bottle for your next adventure!

Dates:

Starts: 18 August 2022 08:00
Ends: 31 August 2022 18:00

Event Details:

Elephant Park
SE17 1FR

Tickets: N/A

Open hours: Vary

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Summer Sports Camp

18 August 2022
Events in Elephant and Castle

Our mission is that every child will:
• Build their future through sport and physical activity
• Be safe and supported
• Always be active

Dates:

Starts: 18 August 2022 08:00
Ends: 31 August 2022 15:00

Event Details:

London South Bank University
LSBU Hub - LSBU Active
116-119 London Road
SE1 6LN

Open hours: 09.00am – 16.00pm

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BMX Holiday Club

18 August 2022
Events in Elephant and Castle

BMX Holiday Club

Dates:

Starts: 18 August 2022 09:00
Ends: 31 August 2022 14:00

Event Details:

Burgess Park
Wells Way and Albany Road
SE5 0AH

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Active Communities Network Summer Programme

18 August 2022
Barcode for our Southwark Summer Programme
Barcode for our Southwark Summer Programme

Active Communities Network aim to deliver high quality grass roots sports and youth-work projects to improve the evidence base of our sector and recognition of sport as a strong tool for impact on communities.

Dates:

Starts: 18 August 2022 09:00
Ends: 26 August 2022 16:15

Event Details:

O'Central
Unit 16
83 Crampton Street
SE17 3BA

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Tae Kwondo at Jack Hobbs Centre

18 August 2022
Self-defence
Self-defence

This is a 3 days a week activity till 25th of August on the Brandon Estate for age 4 to 12

Dates:

Starts: 18 August 2022 09:30
Ends: 23 August 2022 11:30

Event Details:

Jack Hobbs Community Hub
Hillingdon Street
London
SE17 3JD

Open hours: 10.15am

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Make your own Paper Fish

18 August 2022
Paper fish
Paper fish

Get creative and invent your own design

Dates:

Starts: 18 August 2022 13:00
Ends: 18 August 2022 14:00

Event Details:

John Harvard Library
211 Borough High Street
SE1 1JA

Open hours: Monday 9am to 7pm
Tuesday 9am to 7pm
Wednesday 9am to 7pm
Thursday 9am to 7pm
Friday 9am to 7pm
Saturday 9am to 5pm

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Gadgeteers Quiz

18 August 2022
Quiz time!
Quiz time!

Can you answer all the questions? Will you be lucky and win a prize?

Dates:

Starts: 18 August 2022 14:00
Ends: 18 August 2022 15:00

Event Details:

Blue Anchor Library
Market Place
SE16 3UQ

Open hours: Monday 9am to 7pm
Tuesday 9am to 7pm
Wednesday closed
Thursday 9am to 7pm
Friday 10am to 6pm
Saturday 9am to 5pm
Sunday closed

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Thursday Film Nights

18 August 2022
Cinema set-up
Cinema set-up

Every Thursday throughout the Summer a family-friendly film will be shown at the Rocketvan Coffee Shop - free entry.

Dates:

Starts: 18 August 2022 18:00
Ends: 01 September 2022 20:30

Event Details:

Rocketvan
92 Brandon Street
SE17 1AL

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Summer Street Dance Workshops Ages 12 to 17 Years - Peckham Levels

19 August 2022
For young people category
For young people category

Since 2021, we have started offering half-term, Summer and Winter holiday dance workshops with the best teachers in the UK in each street dance style.

Dates:

Starts: 19 August 2022 09:00
Ends: 24 August 2022 15:00

Event Details:

Peckham Level
95A Rye Ln
SE15 4ST

Tickets: Please use the booking link to purchase your ticket, thank you!

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Free Family Yoga sessions in Burgess Park

19 August 2022
Family Yoga 2022
Family Yoga 2022

Work on your fitness and create a balanced lifestyle for you and your family. Join in our free yoga classes aimed at families with young children this August.

Dates:

Starts: 19 August 2022 12:30
Ends: 26 August 2022 13:15

Event Details:

Burgess Park (Opposite The Park Life cafe)
Albany Road

Open hours: Fridays - 1:30pm-2:15pm

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Gadgeteer Craft Events

19 August 2022
Gadgeteers
Gadgeteers

Join us to explore gadget making for yourself.

Dates:

Starts: 19 August 2022 13:00
Ends: 26 August 2022 14:00

Event Details:

Southwark Heritage Centre & Walworth Library
147 Walworth Road
SE17 1RW

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Penny Spinner

19 August 2022
Make a Penny Spinner with the Gadgeteers
Make a Penny Spinner with the Gadgeteers

Twirl your spinners, they're worth more than a penny.

Dates:

Starts: 19 August 2022 13:00
Ends: 19 August 2022 14:00

Event Details:

147 Walworth Rd
SE17 1RW

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Millwall Kicks (Disability) at Lions Centre

19 August 2022
FREE Football Sessions for Children
FREE Football Sessions for Children

FREE football sessions on Fridays

Dates:

Starts: 19 August 2022 16:00
Ends: 16 December 2022 18:00

Event Details:

Lions Centre
Bolina Road
SE16 3LD

Open hours: 17:00pm - 19:00pm

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InSpire Friday Youth Club

19 August 2022
InSpire Friday Youth Club
InSpire Friday Youth Club

Friday Youth Club

Dates:

Starts: 19 August 2022 16:30
Ends: 16 June 2023 19:30

Event Details:

InSpire
The Crypt at St Peter's
Liverpool Grove
SE17 2HH

Tickets: Free

Open hours: Wednesdays 5.30-8.30pm

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Millwall Kicks at Lions Centre

19 August 2022
FREE Football Sessions
FREE Football Sessions

FREE Football sessions on Fridays

Dates:

Starts: 19 August 2022 17:00
Ends: 16 December 2022 19:00

Event Details:

Lions Centre
Bolina Road
SE16 3LD

Open hours: 17:00pm - 19:00pm

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Summer Street Dance Workshops Ages 6 to 11 years - Peckham Levels

20 August 2022
Kids Summer Workshop
Kids Summer Workshop

Since 2021, we have started offering half-term, Summer and Winter holiday dance workshops with the best teachers in the UK in each street dance style.

Dates:

Starts: 20 August 2022 09:00
Ends: 26 August 2022 14:00

Event Details:

Peckham Levels
95A Rye Lane
SE15 4ST

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Gadgeteers Craft Club

20 August 2022
Gadgeteers
Gadgeteers

Come along and make a new creation every week this summer

Dates:

Starts: 20 August 2022 13:00
Ends: 27 August 2022 14:00

Event Details:

John Harvard Library
211 Borough High Street
SE1 1JA

Open hours: Monday 9am to 7pm
Tuesday 9am to 7pm
Wednesday 9am to 7pm
Thursday 9am to 7pm
Friday 9am to 7pm
Saturday 9am to 5pm

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Films from the Lounge - Lost Connections (2021)

20 August 2022
Screenshot from Lost Connections, ©North East Film Archive
Screenshot from Lost Connections, ©North East Film Archive

Lost Connections is a new short film, drawing on a century of archive footage, that offers a poetic response to the experience of the Coronavirus pandemic.

Dates:

Starts: 20 August 2022 13:30
Ends: 20 August 2022 14:00

Event Details:

Southwark Heritage Centre and Walworth Library
146 Walworth Road
SE17 1RW

Tickets: Free, book through Eventbrite

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Inclusive Dance Summer Intensive

22 August 2022
Summer Intensive 2021
Summer Intensive 2021

Come and take part in a free week of dance, drama and music workshops taking place from Monday 22nd August - Friday 26th August 10am -1pm at Pembroke House. Specifically for young adults aged 16+ who have learning disabilities.

Dates:

Starts: 22 August 2022 09:00
Ends: 26 August 2022 12:00

Event Details:

Pembroke House
80 Tatum Street
SE17 1QR

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Gadgeteers Rhyme time

22 August 2022
Twinkle Twinkle Little Star
Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

Sing some songs and rhymes this summer

Dates:

Starts: 22 August 2022 09:30
Ends: 29 August 2022 10:00

Event Details:

John Harvard Library
211 Borough High Street
SE1 1JA

Open hours: Monday 9am to 7pm
Tuesday 9am to 7pm
Wednesday 9am to 7pm
Thursday 9am to 7pm
Friday 9am to 7pm
Saturday 9am to 5pm

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SEN - Learn to BMX

22 August 2022
Events in Elephant and Castle

2 hour coached BMX session for students 11 to 17 with additional needs.

Dates:

Starts: 22 August 2022 12:00
Ends: 23 August 2022 14:00

Event Details:

Burgess Park
Wells Way and Albany Road
SE5 0AH

Tickets: To book a place please email
thebmxtrack.london@southwark.gov.uk

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Gadgeteers Story and Colouring

23 August 2022
Gadgeteers
Gadgeteers

Special story read by staff with accompanying colouring activities.

Dates:

Starts: 23 August 2022 09:30
Ends: 30 August 2022 10:30

Event Details:

John Harvard Library
211 Borough High Street
SE1 1JA

Open hours: Monday 9am to 7pm
Tuesday 9am to 7pm
Wednesday 9am to 7pm
Thursday 9am to 7pm
Friday 9am to 7pm
Saturday 9am to 5pm

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Summer Art and Chat Group

23 August 2022
Summer Art and Chat for teens at Walworth Library
Summer Art and Chat for teens at Walworth Library

A chance to try something new, discuss ideas and create art in a relaxed space. For 12-17 year olds.

Dates:

Starts: 23 August 2022 15:30
Ends: 30 August 2022 16:45

Event Details:

Walworth Library
147 Walworth Rd
SE17 1RW

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Jazz (Beginner/General) with Leanne King

23 August 2022
Jazz class
Jazz class

A beginner's jazz dance class at Central School of Ballet taught by experienced teacher and choreographer, Leanne King.

Dates:

Starts: 23 August 2022 17:45
Ends: 06 December 2022 19:45

Event Details:

The Countess of Wessex Studios
21 – 22 Hatfields, Paris Garden
SE1 8DJ

Tickets: £12

Open hours: 18:45 - 19:45

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Drama Club

24 August 2022
Drama Club at InSpire
Drama Club at InSpire

Free Drama Club at InSpire SE17
Every Wednesday
Age 11-18

Dates:

Starts: 24 August 2022 16:00
Ends: 10 May 2023 18:00

Event Details:

InSpire
The Crypt at St Peter's
Liverpool Grove
SE17 2HH

Tickets: Free

Open hours: Wednesdays 5-7pm

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Gadgeteer Gizmo monsters

25 August 2022
Gadgeteers
Gadgeteers

Create your own Gadgeteer monster, what can it do?

Dates:

Starts: 25 August 2022 13:00
Ends: 25 August 2022 14:00

Event Details:

John Harvard Library
211 Borough High Street
SE1 1JA

Open hours: Monday 9am to 7pm
Tuesday 9am to 7pm
Wednesday 9am to 7pm
Thursday 9am to 7pm
Friday 9am to 7pm
Saturday 9am to 5pm

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Create your own Gadgeteers Poster

25 August 2022
Events in Elephant and Castle

Colouring sheets and inspiration provided

Dates:

Starts: 25 August 2022 14:00
Ends: 25 August 2022 15:00

Event Details:

Blue Anchor Library
Market Place
SE16 3UQ

Open hours: Monday 9am to 7pm
Tuesday 9am to 7pm
Wednesday closed
Thursday 9am to 7pm
Friday 10am to 6pm
Saturday 9am to 5pm
Sunday closed

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Gadgeteers Junk Modelling

26 August 2022
Gadgeteers Junk Modelling
Gadgeteers Junk Modelling

Become a gadgeteer and create a cool innovative design.

Dates:

Starts: 26 August 2022 13:00
Ends: 26 August 2022 14:00

Event Details:

Southwark Heritage Centre & Walworth Library
147 Walworth Rd
SE17 1RW

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The Old Operating Theatre Pop Up

30 August 2022
The old operating theatre
The old operating theatre

The Old Operating Theatre pop up stall with object handling and activities in Walworth Library

Dates:

Starts: 30 August 2022 12:00
Ends: 30 August 2022 15:00

Event Details:

147 Walworth Rd
SE17 1RW

Open hours: Wednesday 3rd August 1-4pm
Wednesday 17th August 1-4pm
Tuesday 30th August 1-4pm

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Gadgeteers Extravaganza Stories and rhymes

01 September 2022
Gadgeteers
Gadgeteers

Celebrate the summer with special Gadgeteer stories and rhymes

Dates:

Starts: 01 September 2022 09:30
Ends: 01 September 2022 10:30

Event Details:

John Harvard Library
211 Borough High Street
SE1 1JA

Open hours: Monday 9am to 7pm
Tuesday 9am to 7pm
Wednesday 9am to 7pm
Thursday 9am to 7pm
Friday 9am to 7pm
Saturday 9am to 5pm

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Walworth Golden Oldies Community Care Club - Summer Party

01 September 2022
Golden Oldies Summer Party 2022
Golden Oldies Summer Party 2022

The Golden Oldies project’s goal is to bring people together, Creating an environment for older people to live healthy and social lives. Our club keeps members physically active, independent and fully participating in their community.

Dates:

Starts: 01 September 2022 09:30
Ends: 01 September 2022 14:30

Event Details:

Walworth Methodist Church
54 Camberwell Road
London
SE5 0EN

Tickets: No ticket necessary

Open hours: Thursdays - 1030am to 4pm
(The Club will be closed during the month of August)

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Doctor Faustus

01 September 2022
Doctor Faustus
Doctor Faustus

Enter DEVILS.

Dates:

Starts: 01 September 2022 19:00
Ends: 01 October 2022 20:30

Event Details:

Southwark Playhouse
77-85 Newington Causeway
Southwark
SE1 6BD

Tickets: Tickets: £24, £20,
All preview tickets £14

Open hours: 5pm - 10pm, Mon - Sat

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COUNT DOWN COMMUNITY FUN RUN 5K

03 September 2022
Events in Elephant and Castle

COUNT DOWN COMMUNITY FUN RUN 5K is an annual event which aims to bring people living and working in Southwark Council to come together and walk, jog or run 5 kilometers.
Participants can race for themselves or someone else.

Dates:

Starts: 03 September 2022 09:00
Ends: 03 September 2022 12:00

Event Details:

Burgess Park
Camberwell Road
Camberwell
SE5 7LA

Tickets: £10 Adults
£5 Youths (Age 5-10)
FREE Kids (Age 9 and below)

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Bermondsey Square Jazz Days 2022

04 September 2022
Bermondsey Square Jazz Promoting Talent
Bermondsey Square Jazz Promoting Talent

The Bermondsey Square Jazz Days 2022 return for their 5th consecutive summer programme. These are FREE public events presented on the FIRST Sunday of each month between 2pm -5pm. 1st May - 4th September 2022

Dates:

Starts: 04 September 2022 13:00
Ends: 04 September 2022 16:00

Event Details:

Bermondsey Square
SE1 3UN

Open hours: 2pm - 5pm

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Community Tennis Program

05 September 2022
Events in Elephant and Castle

The Butterfly Tennis Club (BTC), located in Camberwell is running a community tennis programme for children from the age of five.

Dates:

Starts: 05 September 2022 14:30
Ends: 21 October 2022 16:30

Event Details:

2D Camberwell Grove
London
SE5 8RE

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Playing Up!

09 September 2022
List of all dates for Playing Up!
List of all dates for Playing Up!

A series of drama workshops for parents and their children (aged 0 to 4).

Dates:

Starts: 09 September 2022 09:00
Ends: 23 September 2022 10:30

Event Details:

Salvation Army
105 Lomond Grove
SE5 7HG

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Wonder Day!

10 September 2022
Young ones having a go at making music with the Junk Orchestra
Young ones having a go at making music with the Junk Orchestra

Ever WONDER what happens to your recycling?

Southwark's FREE fun-filled, family-friendly Wonder Day is back!

Come along to our annual Wonder Day, in conjunction with Open House London, to see our Integrated Waste Management Facility.

Dates:

Starts: 10 September 2022 09:00
Ends: 10 September 2022 15:00

Event Details:

Southwark Integrated Waste Management Facility
43 Devon Street
SE15 1AL

Tickets: No tickets required - first come first served. Tour time slots are limited and assigned on a first come first served basis. Please arrive early to avoid any disappointment

Open hours: 10am - 4pm

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Graphic novel book group - for teenagers

13 September 2022
Graphic novel book group poster for teens July
Graphic novel book group poster for teens July

Monthly reading group for graphic novels, for those aged 12-17. Second Tuesday of the month at Walworth Library.

Dates:

Starts: 13 September 2022 15:30
Ends: 13 September 2022 16:45

Event Details:

Walworth Library
147 Walworth Rd
SE17 1RW

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The Great Hospital Hike

17 September 2022
Let's go the extra mile for the NHS!
Let's go the extra mile for the NHS!

On Saturday, 17 September 2022, walk from King’s College Hospital in Denmark Hill to the Princess Royal University Hospital in Bromley in aid of King's College Hospital Charity.

Dates:

Starts: 17 September 2022 08:00
Ends: 17 September 2022 17:30

Event Details:

Ruskin Park Bandstand
SE5 9BD

Tickets: £15

Open hours: 9pm -5pm Monday to Friday

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Playing Up!

20 September 2022
List of all dates for Playing Up!
List of all dates for Playing Up!

A series of drama workshops for parents and their children (aged 0 to 4).

Dates:

Starts: 20 September 2022 09:00
Ends: 18 October 2022 10:30

Event Details:

Saint Michael's Church
Wyndham Road
SE5 0UB

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Self Love Wellness & Pamper Day

01 October 2022
Self Love Wellness Pamper Day
Self Love Wellness Pamper Day

On the 1st of October Just Girl Fun will be hosting a whole day of tapping into your self love. This experience will be filled with happiness, fun, joy, uplifting energy and love….

Dates:

Starts: 01 October 2022 10:00
Ends: 01 October 2022 16:00

Event Details:

London performance studio
Penarth centre
Penarth Street
SE15 1TR

Tickets: First release £29
Second release £34

Open hours: 11:00 to 17:00

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These listings are drawn from Southwark Council’s events calendar. Elephant and Castle Partnership is not responsible for these events nor for the accuracy of the information.

To find out more or to suggest your own event for inclusion visit www.southwark.gov.uk