What: Run for Diabetes 5K/10K/FunRun
When: Saturday 16th June, 9.30AM
Where: Greenwich Park
What: Mothercare’s Expectant Parent Event
When: Sunday 10th June, 10AM to 12PM
Where: Mothercare Greenwich, Brocklebank Retail Park, London, SE7 7SX (opposite Asda Charlton)
Are you an expecting parent? Needing tips on purchasing the latest baby car seats and prams or advice on what’s the latest car safety features? Do you have any new parent questions you’d like to ask?
Pop down to Mothercare Greenwich on Sunday and check out their big expectant parent event. This is a nationwide event so if you’re not local head over to the Mothercare website and plug in your postcode to find your nearest Mothercare events. Next event after this is June 20th.
It’s free! Just book your space here: https://www.facebook.com/events/379739429213317/?ti=icl
What: Rufus Longbottom and the Space Rabbit
When: June 1 at 2PM and 6PM
Where: Greenwich Theatre, Croombs Hill, SE10 8ES
When Space Rabbit’s planet is destroyed by a meteorite she and her family escape in the nick of time but Space Rabbit ends up crashing on Earth. Guided by her magical paws, she and Rufus, an old man from a care home, go on a journey in the search for a family and a place to call home. Filament’s show uses song, music and a bit of magic to delight and enchant audiences young and old alike.
You can see/read an illustrated version of the show here:
What: Greenwich Family Arts Festival
When: May 25 to June 3
Where: various locations in Greenwich, Lewisham borough
This bank holiday weekend has lots in store. Check out the Greenwich Family Arts Festival – there’s everything from storytelling sessions, book readings, theatre shows, performances and much more! Some events are free, others are affordably priced. For the full programme, check out the festival’s website: www.glypt.co.uk/shows
What: Family Yoga in Greenwich
Where: Greenwich West Community Centre, SE10 8JA
When: Saturday 30th June, 1.30-2.30PM
Yoga is for everybody! Family Yoga is an active parent and child yoga session incorporating dancing, singing, yoga games and story telling with yoga poses. Parent participation is required in this class as you’ll need to help and support each other and your yogi neighbours during partner/group poses.
Sessions are held monthly at Greenwich West and parents can bring up to two children each for £10. Mats and light snacks are provided. Next class is June 30th.
For more info or to book, visit Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/family-yoga-with-manny-yoga-circus-theme-tickets-46473060174
What: Kids Comedy Club with Johnny & Inel
Where: Up The Creek, Creek road, Greenwich, SE10 9SW
When: Saturdays at 12PM
Every Saturday, the stars of CBBC’s The Johnny & Inel Show, All Over the Place and Dog Ate My Homework will be taking over. Suitable for families with children aged range 5-11yrs old! Each week Johnny & Inel will present a jam packed show featuring kid friendly stand up comedy from the best names, plus high energy games.
Tickets are £10 *(one adult plus one child)
For more info:
What: Family Yoga in Woolwich
Where: Under 1 Roof, Unit 9, Skeffington Street, London, SE18 6SR
When: Sunday 1st July, at 10.45-11.30am
Monthly family yoga classes for families with children aged 2-5 years old. Classes last 45mins and include breathing, stretching, yoga poses, partner poses, games, singing, dancing and quiet time to end the session. Each session we explore a different yoga theme, story or journey. These classes are child-oriented and focused on the fun element rather than the yoga poses (asanas).
Classes are £10 for up to two adults and two children. Mats and light snacks are provided. Next class is Sunday 1st July.
Book your tickets on Eventbrite: