Playgroups & After School Activities
Manor Childrens Centre
Located in the residential area of Abbey ward and is part of a complex which comprises Manor Infants and Junior Schools and Barking Abbey Secondary School. Offers something for every age group. Sandringham Road, Dagenham, Essex IG11 9AG.
Valence Childrens Centre
Located in the residential area of Valence ward and already well established as a community venue prior to becoming a childrens centre. Valence Childrens Centre offers something for every age group. 163 Bennetts Castle Lane, Dagenham, Essex RM8 3YJ.
The Bath House Childrens Community Centre
After school and holiday club offer various activities including drawing, painting, cooking, ball games, team games, board games, clay modelling, collage, woodwork, dancing, bingo, drama and computer games. 76 Shacklewell Lane, Hackney E8 2EY.
Act First Drama
Performing arts tuition for 5 to 16 year olds after school hours, with childrens summer drama school, LAMDA (The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art) tuition and regular theatrical productions. Classes in Hampton and Twickenham, West London.
Multi-skill programme for two to nine year olds, from basic fundamental sports skills, to mini games of tennis, hockey, cricket, rugby, football, basketball, baseball and volleyball. 32 Chilcombe House, Fontley Way, Roehampton, London, SW15 4NB.
Karen Hardy Studios
Childrens dance lessons for 4-16 year olds, offering a fun and structured childrens dance programme that teaches a variety of dance styles including Latin, ballroom, freestyle and hip hop. 10 The Boulevard, Imperial Wharf, London, SW6 2UB.
Various after school activities including dance, drama, music, martial arts, languages and art and craft. 4-5 Bonhill Street, Islington, EC2A 4BX.
Weekly after school drama clubs for children of 5-7 years and 8-14 years, held in north and north-west London. Character work, acting styles and themes, movement work and improvisation. Saturday morning classes also. 22 Ashurst Road, London, N12 9AX.