Low Cost/No Cost Family Fun in London

Low Cost/No Cost Family Fun in London

Low Cost/No Cost Family Fun in London

Please look at organisations’ websites  to double check times and arrangements

Worlds of Possibilities: Big Draw, between the lines.

Saturday 14th October 1130 – 2.30pm

FREE (suitable for age 5 – 11 years)

Merton Arts Space, 35 Wimbledon Hill Road, Wimbledon, SW19 7NB  020 8274 5791

For more information email: gwen.ramsey@merton.gov.uk

Free family drop-in animation workshop at Merton Arts Space Come take part in an artist led animation workshop as part of the Big Draw and National Libraries Week. Learn drawing skills and take part in a collaborative animation workshop inspired by the National Libraries week theme Worlds of Possibilities. Work as a family to get creative in the new arts venue the Merton Arts Space with of artists Maggie Nightingale, Gwen Ramsay and Anna Nunhofer. Drop in family activity. Limited space.

Herne Hill Festival: Young Musical Talent in our Community

Saturday 14th October 3 – 5pm

St Saviour’s Hall, Herne Hill Road, SE24. www.hernehillfestival.org

Tickets: £5/£3

In Harmony Lambeth, based in Vauxhall, brings 150 young musicians together every week after school to make music in orchestras, choirs and ensembles. The children have different levels of experience and quickly make the journey from learning to making a sound on their instrument, to performing at various well known venues. The Holst Symphony Orchestra is our most advanced Orchestra

Adventureland at Royal Academy of Arts

Sunday 15th October 11am – 3pm.

FREE Suitable for all ages.

Royal Academy of Arts, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London, W1J 0BD

020 7300 8053  www.royalacademy.org.uk

Come explore, climb and play in this drawing and constructing collaboration. As part of the Big Draw, create and animate drawings of daydream playgrounds with the help of artists. Join in using found and fun recycled objects to bring your drawings to life. Inspired by Jasper Johns: ‘Something Resembling Truth’ transform objects into interactive art . Dream up and away as we draw and play, building playgrounds of the future. Drop-in, meet in the front hall.

Fold your City! The Origami Challenge

Sunday 15th October, 2.30 – 4.30pm

FREE suitable for all

Trinity Buoy Wharf, 64 Orchard Place, London, E14 0JY 020 7515 7153

www.trinitybuoywharf.com, nearest station Canning Town, Jubilee line (10 mins walk)

Fold Your City is a free interactive workshop for all ages that encourages families to get creative together. Inspired by the Dance Umbrella 2017 festival show Origami and The Big Draw's 2017 Festival:  Living Lines:  Fold Your City is a free interactive workshop for all ages that encourages families to get creative together. Your pieces will help create a large origami model city inspired by the ever evolving skyline that surrounds Trinity Buoy Wharf.

Simply turn up, create your own large origami shaped house, boat or car.  Draw, colour and decorate your shape and be part of this evolving drawn installation inspired by the unique Trinity Buoy Wharf backdrop and the incredible 'Origami' performance.