Walworth Living Room Activities

February: Week commencing 24/02/20

Note: All the below classes are taking place at All Saints Hall, Surrey Square, London, SE17 2JU

Monday 24th February

  • ESOL classes by English For Action (regular event)
    9.30am – 11.30am in the small (side) hall
    Learn English from the grassroots education charity English for Action
    To join contact 07711 810 359
    Free

Tuesday 25th February

  • Surrey Square School Parents’ Coffee Morning (regular event)
    An opportunity for parents to socialise and get to know each other over coffee and biscuits
    9am-10am in the main hall
    Drop-in
    Free
    for Surrey Square School parents only
  • All-day Co-working Space (regular event)
    Come along to the living room to connect with a wide range of professionals from the community.
    Free wifi and tea/coffee available,
    9am-5pm In the main hall
    Drop-in
    Free
  • ESOL classes by English For Action (regular event)
    Learn English from the grassroots education charity English for Action.
    9.30am – 11.30am in the small (side) hall
    – To join contact 07711 810 359
    Free
  • Conversation Exchange sessions run by English For Action (regular event)
    These sessions are an opportunity to practice speaking English.
    1.45pm – 2.45pm in the small (side) hall
    – Contact Amira if you have any questions: 07711 810 359
    Drop in
    Free

Wednesday 26th February

  • Bring it & Fix it (regular event)
    Whether you have a hole in your jeans, a broken lamp or a squeaky chair, bring it to our event and get it fixed. We will have amateur sewers, electricians, builders and bicycle fixers who are more than happy to help you out.
    12pm-2.30pm on the last Wednesday of the month
    Drop-in
    Free
  • Smartphone Filmmakers Session
    Get creative and learn new techniques by bringing your smartphone (with a film editing app installed) to learn how to create short films.
    2pm-3.30pm Small Hall
    Free
    For any queries contact: smartphonefilmmakers@gmail.com
    A second session will take place on 11th March.

  • Creative Writing (regular event) Cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances – to be resumed next week
    Everyone has a story! Come and write with us at our fun creative writing sessions.
    Main hall
    2pm-3.15pm
    Drop-in
    Free
    For any questions contact Theresa: 07966 475 891 / theresa.giffard@hotmail.com
  • Coding Club (regular event) Postponed until 25th March 2020
    Drop in to our weekly club for 7-11 year olds to build confidence in coding skills.
    3.30pm-5.30pm in the small hall
    Drop-in
    Free
    For any questions contact Nigel: nigel.robinson@pembrokehouse.org.uk
  • Chess Club (regular event)
    Our chess club is aimed at ages 6-11 but all young people are welcome! These sessions are beginner friendly so come along to improve your skills.
    3.45pm-4.45pm in the small hall
    Drop-in
    Free
    For any questions contact Nigel: nigel.robinson@pembrokehouse.org.uk
  • Blue Sewing Classes (regular event)
    These informal sessions are open to all levels, and give people an opportunity to make their own projects whilst meeting friends over a cup of tea and a biscuit.
    We also offer one-to-one workshops, team away days for businesses and schools, sewing for party decorations, upcycling fitting service
    £30 per month for 4 sessions of 2.5 hours each
    7pm – 9.30pm in the main hall
    26 Feb 2020
    Please contact Sefa Costas: 07716 001 593 / bluesewingclub@gmail.com
    www.bluesewingclub.com

    See following link for booking free tickets to Sefa’s other sewing events:
    https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/free-knitting-class-knitting-hearts-tickets-91756900359?aff=eand 

  • Yoga class (regular event)
    These yoga classes are for local residents and suitable for total beginners (or those with a bit more experience). The class is led by Lulu, a resident of Surrey Square.
    Mats are provided
    7pm – 8pm in the small (side) hall
    Drop in
    Free

Friday 28th February

  • Autism Voice UK Sessions (regular event)
    Drop in each week to receive advice and support for both adults and children with autism.
    10am-12pm in the small hall
    Drop in
    Free
    Any queries contact: Mariama at info@autismvoice

  • Junior TaeKwondo – ages 5 to 11 (regular event)
    This class is a Personal Development Programme aimed at beginners to have a strong emphasis on the five tenets of Taekwon-Do. The instructors use a lot of games and drills to make the class fun and dynamic.
    4pm – 5.30pm in the small hall
    – Contact Khalis: 07930 506 646 / kasf2014@outlook.com
    – Contact Nigel at Pembroke House: nigel.robinson@pembrokehouse.org.uk
    No booking required
    1st class free, £5 after
  • Readers Group (regular event)
    This is a shared reading group that brings people together through great literature to talk, laugh and share.  drop in and enjoy listening to a story or poem – no pressure to talk or read.
    10.30am – 12pm, Main hall
    Drop in
    Free