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8-12 year olds – do you need homework support?

Starting Wednesday 18th October we are running free after school homework clubs at the Upper Norwood Library Hub on Wednesday and Thursdays. These clubs are most suitable for children aged 8-12 and we will provide: PC access with wifi; Friendly volunteers to offer...

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Library of Things Crystal Palace is becoming a thing!

Upper Norwood Library Hub and Crystal Palace Transition Town want to say a huge thank you to everyone who backed our crowd-funding campaign.   As you may have heard by now, we have reached our target and with over £9400 raised and the Library of Things Crystal Palace...

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Ballet Fitness Class for Adults

Balletfit classes in Crystal Palace Every Monday From 25 September, 19:30 (door open 19:15) Spaces limited Instructor: Ania Straczynska   Balletfit a group-based exercise programme, based on classical ballet, yoga and mat pilates. It is the only UK based ballet...

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Ballet classes for children

  GROUP 1 Ages 3-6 Let your little one try ballet class! We will skip, jump hop, learn rhymes and songs, have lots of fun and discover first dance steps! This class is perfect option for the very first adventure with dance! GROUP 2 Ages 7-11 The session contains...

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Incredible Edible – Back to School

16th of September 10.00 am to 1.00 pm Come and join us at the Upper Norwood Library Hub for some FREE fun activities! Food demonstrations / Yoga for kids / Healthy Lunchbox ideas / Craft Any age welcome! Incredible Edible Gipsy Hill is an independent voluntary project...

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Crafty Stories

15th of September 10.30 am/ 12.00am Where kids make stories come to life! This Week's Starring is DEAR DRAGON. Craft session followed by Storytelling. There will be: Themed craft activities Toys and books area Snack time Baby corner for younger sibilings A different...

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The Complete Business Bagel

THE BUSINESS BAGEL WEBSITE WORKSHOP IS POSTPONED. THERE WILL BE A FREE CONSULTATION SESSION BEFORE THE COURSE BEGINS IN THE NEW YEAR Website Workshop for Start-ups, New Businesses and SMEs No Experience Necessary This is a 6-8 week course Please bring your laptop and...

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Life Drawing

Learning to Draw   This figure drawing session is open to all skill levels. It provides an excellent introduction to drawing and a solid grounding for beginners as well as a time to practice drawing from the model. The sessions will be instructed by Marty Jessup...

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Yoga Games & Art – Introduction and Taster Session

An introductory yoga taster for new children’s classes starting in September. We will be trying yoga postures, games and then creating and colouring our own moving, meditating yogis.   £7.00 (Sibling discount available) Pre-booking is required- Contact:...

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