Summer holidays in Islington

 
Tree Climbing Alexandra Palace North London
21-Apr-16 to 21-Apr-20
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2016 Dates TBC When was the last time you climbed a tree for fun? Come and join the great big fun, adventure and discovery in Ally Pally park. COME AND EXPERIENCE THE EXHILARATIO...

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Heatwave summer fun Islington
21-Apr-16 to 21-Apr-20

2016 Dates TBC Summer starts here! The summer holidays are fast approaching, and there will be plenty of activities for children and young people to enjoy in Islington – and many...

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Young Actors Theatre Summer School Young Actors Theatre Angel
21-Apr-16 to 21-Apr-20

2016 Dates TBC An exciting summer of performing arts courses at Young Actors Theatre open to all. Junior workshops ages 6 - 11 and senior workshops ages 12 - 18. Courses this...

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Geffrye Explorers The Geffrye Museum East London
14-Jun-16 to 9-Jan-17

Discover more about the Geffrye with these free activities for families. Available during school holidays and every Saturday and Sunday afternoon. Quiz Desk The quiz desk is...

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Big Wednesdays Brazil Summer Season Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
28-Jun-16 to 28-Jun-21

Explore and celebrate Brazil with us. Each Wednesday will feature different performances and activities ranging from storytelling, dance and films to music and theatre performance...

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Festa Junina Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
3-Jul-16

Join us for a traditional party in the Horniman Gardens celebrating the opening of our Brazilian summer. Festa Julina is inspired by the June festival, Festa Junina, one of the...

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Festival of Brasil Horniman Museum & Gardens Further afield
3-Jul-16 to 4-Sep-16
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Join us to discover the richness of Brazilian culture this summer. We've collaborated with Brazilian artists and communities to bring you a snapshot of urban Brazil with a season...

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Festa Julina Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
3-Jul-16

Join us for a traditional party in the Horniman Gardens celebrating the opening of our Brazilian summer. Festa Julina is inspired by the June festival, Festa Junina, one of the...

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A little hidden treasure in town Barbican Centre Barbican
5-Jul-16 to 21-Jan-17

2016 Dates TBC 'There's a little hidden treasure in the heart of the Barbican' Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London and explore our hidden tropical oasis in the heart...

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Messy play: Glasses Angel
7-Jul-16

Explore the weird and wonderful glasses in our exhibition, then create your own funny glasses, go on an adventure with a magnifying glass, play with cellophane and look through...

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Free Summer events for families Museum of London Barbican
12-Jul-16 to 10-Jan-17

If you're looking for something fun and free for all the family then come along to the Museum of London for a great day out that everyone can enjoy, from under 5s to over 60s! Ha...

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Islington Boat Club Islington
12-Jul-16 to 12-Jul-20
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Sailing, Kayaking, Mountain biking... Close to the Angel tube on City Road Basin, off the Regents canal. IBC is a water based activity center, providing BCU and RYA training...

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Holiday Day Camp Mill Hill School Further afield
13-Jul-16 to 31-Aug-17

2016 Dates TBC When it comes to creating the ultimate holiday adventure, at Camp Beaumont we always pack a lot in. With so much on offer, a variety of activities and countless new...

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Sports Holiday Camps Hampstead Highgate
13-Jul-16 to 31-Aug-17

2016 Dates TBC School holiday camps at the BEST VENUES with the BEST TEACHERS... The Academies are running the school holiday camps at University College School for 3-17 year...

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Role Models – Confidence & Resilience Courses South Hampstead High School Further afield
18-Jul-16 to 22-Jul-16
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Staying true to our focus on developing the skills your children will need for life and that are increasingly sought by the top selective schools, Role Models are delivering anoth...

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Join our Summer Holidays Learning Fun Club! Bright Horizons Borough wide
20-Jul-16 to 5-Sep-16

At Bright Horizons, we believe every child's potential is endless and the school holidays are a perfect opportunity to continue your child's ongoing development. Why not support...

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Parkside Farm Pick Your Own Fruit & Veg North London
21-Jul-16 to 21-Jul-20

c40 minutes by car from central Islington. We grow nearly 20 different fruits and vegetables which are grown exclusively for Pick-Your-Own between June and October. We pride...

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Thames Beach South Bank Central London
21-Jul-16 to 21-Jul-20

The Thames "beach" is fairly quiet these days, compared to the past when its foreshore was very much in use as a city beach for Londoners. During the warmer months, it used to be...

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Messy play: Olympics Angel
21-Jul-16

Take on our Olympic challenges!

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Premier Sport Summer Camp 2016 Islington
21-Jul-16 to 2-Sep-16

We're thrilled to announce that booking for Summer Camp is now open! To offer more Summer dates, we will be running camp at both St Joseph's Catholic Primary School and St Michae...

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Storytelling: Olympics Angel
25-Jul-16

Stories at 10am and 10.40am Fly to Rio, join our Olympic team and take part in some famous Olympic sports, then make your own winner's medal to take home.

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MAD SCIENCE SUMMER CAMP Hungerford Primary School Holloway
25-Jul-16 to 5-Aug-16

ATTENTION! MAD SCIENCE SUMMER CAMPS RETURN 25TH JULY - 26TH AUGUST!! If you're looking for fun, hands-on and educational activities for your children this summer then look no...

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Snot, Sick and Scabs Centre of the Cell Borough wide
26-Jul-16 to 16-Aug-16

If you have ever wondered what snot, sick or scabs are made of, why cheesy feet smell so bad or how your body fights off microscopic monsters when they manage to invade your body,...

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Family Workshop: Surreal Collage Islington Museum Angel
26-Jul-16

Explore the collage artworks in our Imagine Islington exhibition and create fantastic beasts, make wonderful 3D landscapes and experiment with textures. Have fun and be creative!

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Big Wednesday: The Big Butterfly Count Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
27-Jul-16

Take part in the Big Butterfly Count on the Nature Trail with entomologist (insect expert) Richard Jones, go on a story tour with Mr Horniman and do some butterfly-inspired art...

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Big Wednesdays: The Big Butterfly Count Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
27-Jul-16

Join us for a day celebrating beautiful butterflies! Take part in the Big Butterfly Count on the Nature Trail with entomologist (insect expert) Richard Jones, go on a story tour...

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Muscling In Centre of the Cell Borough wide
28-Jul-16 to 22-Aug-16

Explore the wonders of your magnificent muscles, brilliant bones and limber ligaments! Discover how our bodies turn fuel into motion, what it takes to swing a bat and how to make...

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Sensational Centre of the Cell Borough wide
29-Jul-16 to 26-Aug-21

Sensational is all about the weird and wonderful world of the senses, and more interestingly, how they can sometimes be tricked. It is an interactive show packed with tasty facts...

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Rookie Rangers Wildlife Club Hampstead Heath North London
1-Aug-16 to 31-Aug-16

2016 date: TBC. The Rookie Rangers Wildlife Club is open to children eight-12 years old. Join us one Sunday per month and during the school holidays to learn about wildlife,...

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Rookie Rangers Wildlife Club Hampstead Heath North London
1-Aug-16 to 30-Sep-16

2016 dates: TBC. The Rookie Rangers Wildlife Club is open to children eight-12 years old. Join us one Sunday per month and during the school holidays to learn about wildlife,...

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In a Heartbeat Centre of the Cell Borough wide
1-Aug-16 to 19-Aug-16

A fun and interactive show all about the human heart, blood and circulation. It looks at what the heart does and what you can do to keep it healthy. What is your heart rate and...

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Circus Summer School National Centre for Circus Arts Old Street
1-Aug-16 to 5-Aug-16

Try circus this summer and enjoy learning the basics at the National Centre for Circus Arts. Learn a range of circus skills including silks, trapeze, unicycle, acrobatics and...

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Messy Play: My Body Islington Museum Angel
2-Aug-16

What is happening inside our bodies? Create an X-ray inspired artwork, print with your hands and feet and learn about what you can find in a drop of blood in our sensory container...

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Watery Wednesdays - Activity Days London Canal Museum Kings Cross
3-Aug-16 to 31-Aug-16
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2016 dates: TBC. Childrens' activity days involve a range of fun learning activities for children aged 6 - 12. The activities vary but always include the opportunity for a short...

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Teethtastic Centre of the Cell Borough wide
3-Aug-16 to 24-Aug-16

Get your teeth stuck into our tantalising show all about teeth. Whether you're a dentist's dream, or you don't know your incisors from your canines, in this show you'll discover...

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Big Wednesdays: Horniman Favourites Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
3-Aug-16

Join us for a day of the Horniman's favourite summer activities and events. 11am-3.30pm: Giant Games in the Gardens 11am-3pm: Meet the owls from JAMBS Owls 12pm, 1.30pm and...

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Big Wednesday: Horniman Favourites Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
3-Aug-16

Join us for a day of the Horniman's favourite summer activities and events. 11am-3.30pm: Giant Games in the Gardens 11am-3pm: Meet the owls from JAMBS Owls 12pm, 1.30pm and...

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Gut Feeling Centre of the Cell Borough wide
4-Aug-16 to 18-Aug-16

Let us take you on the weird and wonderful journey of one boy's breakfast as it gets chomped and chewed in the mouth, pushed through the oesophagus, churned in stomach acids,...

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Family Workshop: Tropical Olympics Islington Museum Angel
4-Aug-16

Come on a trip to the Brazilian rainforest and celebrate Olympic achievements! Make beautiful tropical bird magnets, create your our own colourful Olympic torch and take part in...

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Sunday Bandstand Concerts Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
7-Aug-16 to 28-Aug-16

Grab your dancing shoes and enjoy our weekly series of free outdoor concerts showcasing the diversity of Brazilian music from samba to tropicália. Sundays in August. 7 August:...

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Sunday Banstand Concerts Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
7-Aug-16 to 28-Aug-16

Grab your dancing shoes and enjoy our weekly series of free outdoor concerts showcasing the diversity of Brazilian music from samba to tropicália. Sundays in August. 7 August:...

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War on the Wards Centre of the Cell Borough wide
9-Aug-16

Explore medical gore and more from the First World War. Investigate the history of wartime medicine and innovation and how this has influenced medicine today. Each session offers...

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Messy Play: Dreamy Summer Islington Museum Angel
9-Aug-16

Celebrate summer with messy crafts! Print with summer leaves and flowers, make art with water and create your own postcard so you can tell others all about your summer adventures....

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Birds of Bray (birds of prey display) - 2016 Highgate
10-Aug-16

Birds of Bray (birds of prey display) Birds of Bray are a couple who have been taking care of hand-reared rescue birds of prey for most of their lives. They have an amazing collec...

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Big Wednesdays: Brazil Summer Season Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
10-Aug-16 to 31-Aug-16

Explore and celebrate Brazil with us. Each Wednesday in August will feature different performances and activities ranging from storytelling, dance and films to music and theatre...

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Messy Play: Piles of Bricks Islington Museum Angel
16-Aug-16

Explore the buildings we all know with a messy wall collage, print using bricks and create your own building crown to take home! Messy play is messy - bring a change of clothes!

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Family Workshops: Changing Colours Islington Museum Angel
18-Aug-16

Look at the ways artists explore light and colour in our Imagine Islington exhibition and be inspired to create your own artworks. Play with colourful jelly and foam, create your...

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Storytelling: Magic Galsses Islington Museum Angel
23-Aug-16

Go on an adventure to explore the world of colour and make your own magic glasses!

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Family Workshops: Lost and Found Islington Museum Angel
30-Aug-16

Experiment with clay, textiles and foam to create 3D sculptures of your lost treasures. Then display them in your Cabinet of Curiosities. Have fun and be creative!

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Horniman Carnival! Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
4-Sep-16

Join us for an afternoon of extravagant concerts, dance and carnival performances in the gardens to celebrate the end of our Brazilian Summer: the programme will include specially...

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Horniman Carnival! Horniman Museum and Gardens Further afield
4-Sep-16

Join us for an afternoon of extravagant concerts, dance and carnival performances in the gardens to celebrate the end of our Brazilian Summer: the programme will include specially...

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Community Gardening Days 2016 Arlington Square Islington
27-Nov-16 to 27-Nov-20

2016 Dates TBC Join us for our 2016 Community Gardening Days in Arlington Square. Over the last four years our gardening volunteers have transformed Arlington Square into a...

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