Summer holidays in Kingston upon Thames

 
Thumbs Up It's Thursday Turk Launches, Kingston to Hampton Court Kingston Upon Thames
24-Jul-13 to 28-Aug-14
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On Thumbs Up It's Thursday valid for 10.30 am or 11.15 departure from Kingston to Hampton Court – ROUND TRIP only. Adult tickets are payable @ £7.50. Free for children up to 16...

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Thumbs Up It's Thursday Ground Floor, The Bentall Centre Kingston Upon Thames
31-Jul-13 to 28-Aug-14

31st July Best of British Pick from a selection of beach themed paper mache models to decorate and take home. 7th August Afternoon Tea Head to the Bentall Centre and decorate...

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Swimming Lessons Springboard Swimmers Borough outskirts
30-Jun-14 to 5-Sep-14

Weekly swimming courses suitable for non-swimmers and beginners aged 3 to 8 years old. 5 x 30 minute lessons (you come at the same time each day) for a week. Very small groups of...

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Summer Learning Fun Club Dolphin Nursery and Preschool Kingston Upon Thames
1-Jul-14 to 31-Aug-14

Bright Horizons nurseries and pre-schools are now offering a Summer Learning Fun Club throughout July and August for children aged from 3 to 8 years. At Bright Horizons, we...

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Touch typing for 8 - 16s new malden Library New Malden
14-Jul-14 to 29-Aug-14
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Typing's Cool teaches 8 - 16 year olds how to touch type. We welcome beginners, improvers and advanced typists, aiming to teach to a speed of 30+ words per minute. We use games,...

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Super Camps Multi-Activity course Tiffin School Borough wide
21-Jul-14 to 29-Aug-14
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Get outside in the summer sun! What better way to get your children outside and active this summer than with our Multi-Activity day camp? With a range of more than 40 activities...

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Super Camps Multi-Activity course Hampton School Borough wide
21-Jul-14 to 29-Aug-14
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Get outside in the summer sun! What better way to get your children outside and active this summer than with our Multi-Activity day camp? With a range of more than 40 activities...

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Story Time New Malden Library New Malden
24-Jul-14 to 21-Aug-14

Share some brilliant stories in our weekly Thursday morning session, continuing in the summer holidays.

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Stories and Craft Sessions Kingston Library (and Children's Library) Kingston Upon Thames
24-Jul-14 to 28-Aug-14

Stories of different themes, followed by a simple craft to take home. 24/7 - Dragons 31/7 - Unicorns 7/8 - Knights and Princesses 14/8 - Mermaids and Dolphins 21/8 - Fairies and...

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YMCA Summer Camp YMCA Hawker Centre Kingston Upon Thames
24-Jul-14 to 28-Aug-14
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Book your child's place on YMCA LSW's popular Summer Camp today! The Space team are planning their usual mix of indoor, outdoor, active, sporty and creative fun with plenty of...

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CASS KIDS SUMMER WORKSHOPS Thumbs Up It's Thursday Kingston Upon Thames
24-Jul-14 to 28-Aug-14

This summer, drop in and join our fun, creative activities designed to inspire and ignite children's imaginations. Run by our experienced staff, all activities are free unless...

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Thumbs Up It's Thursday Kingston Upon Thames
24-Jul-14 to 28-Aug-14

Thumbs up its Thursday offers a summer filled calendar of events for children over the school holidays. Every Thursday afternoon from July 24th to August 28th there are children's...

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Playball Holiday Camp Tiffin Girls' School Kingston Upon Thames
24-Jul-14 to 29-Aug-14

Camp dates: 24, 25 and 31 July, 20, 21 and 22 August and 28 and 29 August Playball Sports Camps are great fun. They include a full program of action including skills, games and...

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Thumbs Up It's Thursday! The Rotunda Kingston Upon Thames
24-Jul-14 to 25-Aug-16

Our Thumbs Up It's Thursdays is back! Our FREE events offer fantastic family entertainment all summer long. 24/7 Off to the seaside this summer? Make sure you visit our brillia...

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Thumbs Up It's Thursday Eden Walk Shopping Centre Kingston Upon Thames
24-Jul-14 to 28-Aug-14

24/7 Puppet Mania Art & Craft Workshop - Make and colour finger puppets & stick puppets. Free Face Painting/Balloon Modelling 31/7 Jungle Fun...

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Thumbs Up It's Thursday John Lewis Kingston Upon Thames
24-Jul-14 to 28-Aug-14

Traditional and new exciting Story telling each week. 1pm, 2pm, 3pm. 3rd Floor On the hour for 20 minutes. Plus arts & crafts in Haberdashery department, 1st Floor 2pm - 4pm...

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Thumbs Up It's Thursday Rose Theatre Kingston Upon Thames
24-Jul-14 to 28-Aug-14

24/7 Singing Hands Signing Workshop; 2pm–2.45pm Pre-school–5 yrs Introduction to the amazing world of signs through song, rhymes, stories and games. 31/7 Fun, Feathers and...

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Thumbs Up It's Thursday Bentalls Kingston Upon Thames
24-Jul-14 to 28-Aug-14

Thursday 24 July Meet Elmer the Patchwork Elephant. Story times at 1pm, 2pm and 3pmPlus enter the colouring in competition. Ends 31 August. Thursday 31 July Meet live animals...

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Rhyme Time New Malden Library New Malden
25-Jul-14 to 22-Aug-14

Our weekly Friday morning session of rhymes, songs and instruments continues in the summer holidays.

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Stories and Craft Sessions Tudor Drive Library Kingston Upon Thames
25-Jul-14 to 22-Aug-14

Stories followed by a simple craft to take home based on a theme: 25/7 - Knights and Princesses 8/8 - Fairies and Wizards 22/8 - Dragons and Unicorns

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Summer Sundays by the Thames Canbury Bandstand Kingston Upon Thames
27-Jul-14 to 21-Sep-14

Pull up a chair and spread out a picnic. Relax by the river while local bands provide a musical banquet from jazz to a saxophone choir, soul music to brass bands—something to...

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Teddy Tennis Summer Camps Canbury Gardens Kingston Upon Thames
28-Jul-14 to 8-Aug-14

Teddy Tennis is a new fun way to encourage young children to get active and play tennis. It works by combining music, pictures and 'Teddy Bear' stories into a totally interactive...

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Rhyme Time Kingston Library (and Children's Library) Kingston Upon Thames
28-Jul-14 to 18-Aug-14

Half an hour of songs and rhymes for families with babies and toddlers.

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YMCA Summer Camp - space@basement Basement Kingston Upon Thames
28-Jul-14 to 28-Aug-14

The YMCA has a well-established reputation for providing fun, affordable, good quality care for children and young people during the holidays. We treat each child as an individu...

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Sassy Stirrers Kids Summer Cooking Workshops St Andrews Church Surbiton
28-Jul-14 to 29-Aug-14
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Choose from the following or why not try both? Monday 28th July or Thursday 28th August, 10.30am – 3.30pm Summer Beach party picnic & baking The children will make a picnic...

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Kingston Food Festival Kingston Upon Thames
28-Jul-14 to 3-Aug-14

Tuck in to the best of Kingston-upon-Thames and the surrounding region at the annual Kingston Food Festival. Our anchor weekend of free food events runs Saturday 2 and Sunday 3...

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Crash Course Swimming Lessons Kingston&Surbiton (Berrylands Surbiton
28-Jul-14 to 15-Aug-14

Supersharks Swim School are running Crash Course Swimming Lessons on the following dates and we still have places available: 21-25 July - Latchmere School, Kingston,KT2 5TT (09:00...

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Marvin's Magic Mondays 3rd Floor, Bentalls Kingston Upon Thames
28-Jul-14 to 1-Sep-14

Bentalls are proud to host the number one Marvin's Magic School every Monday in the school holidays for ages 7+. The two hour magical workshop will take place adjacent to the...

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Rhyme Time Tudor Drive Library Kingston Upon Thames
29-Jul-14 to 19-Aug-14

Half an hour of songs and rhymes for families with babies and toddlers.

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Weekly Rhyme Time Surbiton Library Surbiton
29-Jul-14 to 26-Aug-14

Our weekly Thursday morning session of rhymes and instruments continues in the holidays for under 5s.

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Gymboree Surbiton Summer Workshops Surbiton
29-Jul-14 to 22-Aug-14

4 day theatre-based workshops – The Gruffalo, Jungle Book and Superstars - consisting of dance, singing and acting. Children will explore different concepts associated with the...

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Mischief in the Wild Woods: Toad on the Road Redhill Baptist Church Borough outskirts
30-Jul-14 to 2-Aug-14

TOAD ON THE ROAD: Free summer activity for children with special needs and a carer. (Other family members aged 4+ will be charged £5 each.) Interactive, multi-sensory performance...

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Rhyme Time Sessions Hook and Chessington Library, The Hook Centre Chessington
30-Jul-14 to 27-Aug-14

Our weekly Wednesday morning session of rhymes, songs and instruments continues in the holidays. *Special Monkey Music session 13/8*

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Weekly Rhyme Time Tolworth Community Library Tolworth
31-Jul-14 to 28-Aug-14

Our weekly Thursday morning session of rhymes and instruments continues in the holidays

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Thumbs Up It's Thursday Kingston Museum Kingston Upon Thames
31-Jul-14 to 28-Aug-14

24/7 - Potty Prehistoric Kingston Learn to make pottery the caveman way. Try your hand at creating cave paintings and search the museum for the remains of a woolly mammoth. 31/...

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Family Chatterbooks Club Kingston Library (and Children's Library) Kingston Upon Thames
2-Aug-14

A fun, monthly book group for children in the lower juniors with an adult. Limited spaces, sign up beforehand.

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Kingston Children's Food Festival Market Place Kingston Upon Thames
2-Aug-14 to 3-Aug-14
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Come along to Kingston Food Festival for hands-on and interactive activities for little foodies: • Cookery Doodle Doo will be showing children how to mould and sculpt edible sea...

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Super Camps: A Passion for… Invention Hampton School Borough wide
4-Aug-14 to 8-Aug-14
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The NEW 2014 A Passion for… Invention: Turning Trash into Treasure course will look at inventions that can solve every day problems using readily available materials. The course...

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BUGSY MALONE - Summer Holiday Workshop United Reformed Church Hall Kingston Upon Thames
4-Aug-14 to 8-Aug-14
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Make this summer one to remember! Join us for a fun filled summer of Singing, Dancing and Acting. Mon 27th JUL - FRI 1st AUG WICKED A specially adapted workshop exploring the...

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BUGSY MALONE - Summer Holiday Workshop United Reformed Church Hall Kingston Upon Thames
4-Aug-14 to 8-Aug-14
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Make this summer one to remember! Join us for a fun filled summer of Singing, Dancing and Acting. Mon 27th JUL - FRI 1st AUG WICKED A specially adapted workshop exploring the...

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Theatrebugs Summer Holiday Workshop! The Crossway Centre Borough outskirts
4-Aug-14 to 8-Aug-14

Bookings are now open for our amazing, bugtastic 5-day summer holiday workshops! Somebody to Hug! Larry Lobster is down in the dumps. He likes nothing better than a hug, but...

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Mad Science Summer Camps Worple Primary School Borough outskirts
4-Aug-14 to 8-Aug-14

Mad Science will be running our awesome science camps at Worple Primary School, Isleworth for two weeks over the summer break - 4th-8th August and 26th-29th August. Every day is a...

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Sea Ahoy! New Malden Library New Malden
4-Aug-14

Sea and pirate stories, followed by craft.

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Hands-on Museum Objects New Malden Library New Malden
4-Aug-14

Join Hannah from Kingston Museum to discover some of the amazing objects and artefacts and the stories around them.

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Myths and Masks Surbiton Library Surbiton
4-Aug-14

10.30 – 11am Mythical Storytime 11am – 12pm Mythical Creature Mask Making

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Ready, Set, Shout! Sports Course Borough outskirts
4-Aug-14 to 8-Aug-14

A fun-filled multi-sports experience for children. Get involved in a week packed with sports, games and challenges. Try new sports every day and get advice from professional coach...

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Tennis 4 Fun Borough outskirts
4-Aug-14 to 8-Aug-14

Sessions will be run each day for 1 hour. The course is designed to offer fun, informal, development tennis for the 5 to 8 age group in a friendly environment. No tennis experienc...

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Cycle Skills Workshop Brooklands Community Park Borough outskirts
4-Aug-14

Did you love watching Bradley Wiggins and Victoria Pendleton win Olympic Gold? Come and improve your cycling skills with the help of Elmbridge Eagles Cycling Club. A really fun...

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Drumming Day King George’s Hall Borough outskirts
4-Aug-14

What's that noise? It's the sound of Shout! holding a drumming workshop. Get ready to make a racket as we learn all about the art of West African Drumming. Learn an original piece...

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Create & Grow is back at Squire's over Summer Squire's Garden Centre Long Ditton Surrey
4-Aug-14

Roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty! Come along to plant a terracotta pot using beautiful, colourful plants designed to attract butterflies to your garden. A great chanc...

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Monster Arts and Crafts Kingston Library (and Children's Library) Kingston Upon Thames
5-Aug-14

Create your own monster as part of Mythical Maze SRC. Tickets on sale a week in advance

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Fire Fighter Visit Tolworth Community Library Tolworth
6-Aug-14

Meet firefighters and learn about their job. (Please note the firefighters are on call and in the case of an emergency will have to leave). *Booking Essential*

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Elmbridge Play Day 2014 Hurst Park Open Space Borough outskirts
6-Aug-14

Spend a free family fun play day by the river with us celebrating Play Day 2014! The annual national celebration of children and young people's right to play is back. What will...

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Chatterbooks New Malden Library New Malden
7-Aug-14

If you're aged 7-11 come along to our monthly Chatterbooks reading group to talk about books you've read and enjoyed.

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Outdoor Adventure Team Challenge Brooklands College Borough outskirts
7-Aug-14

Come and join the fun and games! Test your skills. Take the ‘spider's web'and balance beam challenges. Your goal will be to help your team be the best! Age range:5 to 8 years

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Zoo Visit Hook and Chessington Library, The Hook Centre Chessington
7-Aug-14

Come along and meet a surprise animal visitor from Chessington Zoo.

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Road to Brazil Cecil Hepworth Playhouse Borough outskirts
8-Aug-14

Love Football and Dancing? This exclusive workshop celebrates the World Cup, you will learn all about the international dance styles of selected nations. At the end of the day,...

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Myths and Masks Hook and Chessington Library, The Hook Centre Chessington
8-Aug-14

10.30 – 11am Mythical Storytime 11am – 12pm Mythical Creature Mask Making

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Saturday Rhyme Time New Malden Library New Malden
9-Aug-14

Our monthly Saturday Rhyme Time session. Dads and male carers are especially welcome for rhymes, songs and instrument shaking. Older siblings also welcome.

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Saturday Rhyme Time Surbiton Library Surbiton
9-Aug-14

Our monthly Saturday Rhyme Time session. Dads and male carers are especially welcome.

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Disney's Tangled & Matilda Workshops Fern Hill Primary Dchool Kingston Upon Thames
10-Aug-14 to 15-Aug-14

MATILDA 7 YEARS + Join us for a week of fantastic fun as we discover the smash hit musical Matilda! Children will learn captivating songs such as “Naughty” “When I Grow Up” &...

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Prudential Ride London Race and Festival Kingston Upon Thames
10-Aug-14

The Prudential RideLondon Handcycle Classic, part of the Mayor of London's multi-award winning festival of cycling, will start at Kingston upon Thames on Sunday 10 August. Both...

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Museum Object Handling Session Tudor Drive Library Kingston Upon Thames
11-Aug-14

Handle ancient objects on the theme of Myths and Legends. Drop in session.

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Tree House Learning Ham Common Woods Kingston Upon Thames
11-Aug-14

11th August - one day forest school session for 7+ age group Tree House Learning runs Forest School sessions for kids of all ages in the woods on Ham Common. Forest school is play...

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Firefighter Visit New Malden Library New Malden
11-Aug-14

Meet firefighters, learn about their job and go inside the fire engine! (Please note the firefighters are on call and in the case of an emergency will not be able to attend).

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Ready, Set, Shout! Sports Course Borough outskirts
11-Aug-14 to 15-Aug-14

A fun-filled multi-sports experience for children. Get involved in a week packed with sports, games and challenges. Try new sports every day and get advice from professional coach...

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Totstennis Borough outskirts
11-Aug-14 to 15-Aug-14

Children will be developing their hand eye coordination skills through fun tennis related activities and games. This is a fun introduction to the game and no experience is necessa...

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Tennis 4 Fun Borough outskirts
11-Aug-14 to 15-Aug-14

Monday 4 August to Friday 8 August – Tennis 4 Fun (sports logo) Tennis 4 Fun Sessions will be run each day for 1 hour. The course is designed to offer fun, informal, development...

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Cycle Skills Workshop Brooklands Community Park Borough outskirts
11-Aug-14

Did you love watching Bradley Wiggins and Victoria Pendleton win Olympic Gold? Come and improve your cycling skills with the help of Elmbridge Eagles Cycling Club. A really fun...

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Shakespeare in the Park Riverhouse Arts Centre Borough outskirts
11-Aug-14 to 15-Aug-14

Ill Met By Moonlight: As part of the national 450 Anniversary Celebrations, Shout! are looking for young Elmbridge actors to take part in Shakespeare in the Park. Ill Met By Moonl...

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Chatterbooks Book Club Tudor Drive Library Kingston Upon Thames
12-Aug-14

Our monthly club for book lovers aged 9 - 11

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Mischief in the Wild Woods: Toad on the Road Merrow Methodist Church Halls Borough outskirts
12-Aug-14 to 14-Aug-14

TOAD ON THE ROAD: Free summer activity for children with special needs and a carer. (Other family members aged 4+ will be charged £5 each.) Interactive, multi-sensory performance...

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Chatterbooks Surbiton Library Surbiton
12-Aug-14

Storytelling performed 2nd Tues of month with time to share books.

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Monster Snacks for Hungry Kids Hook and Chessington Library, The Hook Centre Chessington
12-Aug-14

Healthy Eating Activity for Monster Appetites. Please note that this is a family learning activity, and children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Creative Writing Workshop Kingston Library (and Children's Library) Kingston Upon Thames
13-Aug-14 to 14-Aug-14

Hook your reader so they just can't stop reading. Learn how to craft your own unique opening chapter and create compelling characters. Held over 2 afternoons. Places funded by...

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Play Picnic in Long Ditton Long Ditton Recreation Ground Borough outskirts
13-Aug-14

A day for all the family to spend in your local park with our Playworkers. Bring a picnic and enjoy the outdoors playing games and sports, creating arts and crafts, decorate biscu...

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Monkey Music at Rhyme Time Hook and Chessington Library, The Hook Centre Chessington
13-Aug-14

Monkey Music will be doing a special rhyme-time for under-fives.

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Museum Myths and Legends Surbiton Library Surbiton
14-Aug-14

Join Hannah from Kingston Museum to discover some of the amazing objects and artefacts and the stories around them.

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Drop-in Days for Children with Special Needs The Holly Lodge Centre Borough outskirts
14-Aug-14 to 15-Aug-14

The Holly Lodge Centre will be holding two drop-in days for families with children with special needs on Thursday 14th August and Friday 15th August, from 11am - 2pm. T Free...

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Museum Object Handling Session Kingston Library (and Children's Library) Kingston Upon Thames
15-Aug-14

Handle ancient objects on the theme of Myths and Legends. Drop in session.

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Monster Snacks for Hungry Kids Tolworth Community Library Tolworth
15-Aug-14

Healthy Eating Activity for Monster Appetites. This is a Family Learning session for children and an accompanying Parent/guardian.

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Twinkle Toes Cecil Hepworth Playhouse Borough outskirts
15-Aug-14

Get Active and challenge those little movers with a day of dance incorporating Ballet, Jazz and Creative Movement. Have a chance to be taught some beautiful jazz and ballet routin...

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Super Camps: A Passion for… Arts and Crafts Hampton School Borough wide
18-Aug-14 to 22-Aug-14
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The NEW 2014 Arts and Crafts: ‘Crossover Crafting' programme will take children on a creative journey, looking at traditional methods while keeping up with the latest trends in...

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Monster Snacks for Hungry Kids New Malden Library New Malden
18-Aug-14

Healthy eating activity for Monster Appetites. This is a Family Learning session for children and an accompanying parent/guardian.

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Pop Up Puppets Kingston Library (and Children's Library) Kingston Upon Thames
19-Aug-14

Design your own Pop Up Puppet

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Museum Myths and Legends Tolworth Community Library Tolworth
19-Aug-14

Join Hannah from Kingston Museum to discover some of the amazing objects and artefacts and the stories around them. *Booking essential*

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Mischief in the Wild Woods: Toad on the Road Walton Leigh Special School Borough outskirts
21-Aug-14 to 23-Aug-14
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TOAD ON THE ROAD: Free summer activity for children with special needs and a carer. (Other family members aged 4+ will be charged £5 each.) Interactive, multi-sensory performan...

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Water Mania John Battleday Waterski - Thorpe Borough outskirts
21-Aug-14

If you like extreme sports this is the activity for you, you will be bussed to John Battleday Waterski in Thorpe, where you will start you watery adventure! You will get to try...

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Museum Myths and Legends Hook and Chessington Library, The Hook Centre Chessington
21-Aug-14

Join Hannah from Kingston Museum to discover some amazing objects and artefacts and the stories around them. Booking advised.

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Pop Up Puppets Surbiton Library Surbiton
22-Aug-14

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Lets Learn to Bollywood Dance Cecil Hepworth Playhouse, Borough outskirts
22-Aug-14

Our professional dance tutor, will have you moving like a Bollywood star in no time! You will learn a routine and dance moves through games and activities that will have you groov...

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Magical Stories from Far Away Hook and Chessington Library, The Hook Centre Chessington
22-Aug-14

Come along and listen to some magical stories from far away with Mike Treacy. At the end of the session we'll add it as another book read for your Summer Reading Challenge. Booki...

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BBC GOOD FOOD FESTIVAL 2014 Surrey
23-Aug-14 to 25-Aug-14

River Street Events and Historic Royal Palaces are delighted to announce the inaugural BBC Good Food Festival at Hampton Court Palace. Taking place over the August Bank Holiday...

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Elmer Parade Tolworth Community Library Tolworth
27-Aug-14

Come and celebrate 25 years of Elmer. Dress in your brightest Elmer colours for stories, songs and craft activities.

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Pit Stop Scalextric Cecil Hepworth Playhouse Borough outskirts
27-Aug-14 to 14-Jul-16

Are you the next Lewis Hamilton? Come and race scalextric cars around a professionally built 8 lane circuit up to 8meters in length. A fully built computerised lap timer shows...

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Loch Ness Monster Story & Craft New Malden Library New Malden
28-Aug-14

Listen to stories about the Loch Ness Monster, help create one for the library and decorate your own monster to take home.

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Stay and Play in Cobham Cobham Recreation Ground Borough outskirts
28-Aug-14

A 2 hour event for you to come on down and play at Cobham Recreation with our playworkers. There will be smoothie making, parachute games, giant art, outdoor games and sports....

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Monster Arts and Crafts Surbiton Library Surbiton
29-Aug-14

Create your own horrible monsters to tie in with Mythical Maze, the Summer Reading Challenge. This is a Family Learning session for children and an accompanying parent/guardian.

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BBC GOOD FOOD BAKES & CAKES SHOW 2014 Alexandra
25-Oct-14 to 27-Oct-14

The BBC Good Food Bakes & Cakes Show, sponsored by Lexus, launches at the beautiful Business Design Centre in Islington. Bringing the popular BBC Good Food Bakes & Cakes title to...

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