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Summer Reading Challenge - Space Chase

Organised by The Reading Agency and the public library network, the annual Summer Reading Challenge, aimed at 4 - 11 year olds is simple and fun.

The Summer Reading Challenge 2019 theme is ...

Wimbledon Free
01
Aug
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07
Sep
  • Educational
  • Miscellaneous

Puppet Craft with Polka! (Puppetry for 7-11yrs)

Design and make your own rod puppet. Inspired by the characters in Polka’s exhibition, this workshop gives children a chance to learn new skills and explore their creativity using a range of differe...

Morden Book now
01
Aug
  • Arts

Film Merton: Ready & Able

Visual Artist Alison Lapper, chooses a season of three films. Today her chosen film is two time Academy Award-winning biographical film My Left Foot, directed by Jim Sheridan.

Mitcham Free
01
Aug
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Outdoor acrobatic family theatre: Star Flower

A magical performance of aerial acrobatics, live music and storytelling in the rose garden. Star Flower is an  immersive show created by award winning company Whispering Woods. Perfect for th...

Morden Book now
02
Aug
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05
Aug
  • Dance
  • Music
  • Theatre

Wimbledon Farmers Market

The original and only certified farmers market in Wimbledon. Find us every Saturday Wimbledon Park First School with a huge selection of freshly caught fish and shellfish, free range and organic meat...

Wimbledon Free
03
Aug
  • Fairs and Markets

Energy Café - reduce your energy bill

CREW Energy, a local community energy group, are hosting an Energy Café . Our goal is help those whose energy costs have become too high and are struggling to understand the cheaper options out th...

Wimbledon Free
03
Aug
  • Community Event
  • Educational

Health and Wellness with Essential Oils

Monthly talks on health and wellness using herbs and essential oils. Come along and learn how different oils may be able to help you. Book places.

Colliers Wood Free
03
Aug
  • Educational
  • Health
  • Miscellaneous

Open Garden Weekend at Southside House

Not inspired by cyclists in lycra? Escape to the peace and quiet of Southside House Gardens. Bring the papers, a book, play hide and seek with your children or just snooze in the shade (sunshine perm...

Wimbledon Book now
03
Aug
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04
Aug
  • Environment
  • Heritage
  • Walks

Wimbeldon Common Nature Club - Making natural paintbrushes

Children will learn how to make their own natural paintbrushes from twigs and leaves.

Wimbledon
04
Aug
  • Educational
  • Environment

Hate Crime Advice Surgery with Tell MAMA

Tell MAMA, Safer Merton and partners invite you to a hate crime advice surgery hosted by Merton Council. The surgeries run on the second Tuesday of every month from 1.00pm to 2.00pm at Merton Civic C...

Morden Free
06
Aug
  • Safety and Policing

Life After Shakespeare (The Absurdity & Failure of)

Carlton Theatre Group presents (The Absurdity & Failure of) Life After Shakespeare. The show brings a unique vision to 2013’s modern classic Bull, Mike Bartlett’s ferocious portrayal of workp...

Wimbledon Book now
06
Aug
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10
Aug
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Draw Your Own Alien - and win a voucher

Summer Reading Challenge Event.

We need help from all the young artists out there over the summer to design their very best alien for the Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge which runs du...

Colliers Wood Free
07
Aug
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08
Sep
  • Arts
  • Educational

Write Your Own Space Poem and win a gift voucher

We need help from all the young writers out there over the summer to come up with their very best space poem for the Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge.  A winner will be chosen at the en...

Colliers Wood Free
07
Aug
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07
Sep
  • Arts
  • Community Event
  • Educational

Film Merton: Reclaim the Frame

Mia Bays, Birdseye View's Director for gender equality chooses a season of three films. Today her chosen film is musical drama film Wild Rose, directed by Tom Harper.

Mitcham Free
07
Aug
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Free IT support - bookable sessions

Every Thursday, we have an IT support volunteer that will assist with all IT enquiries. Specific time slots can also be booked.

 

Mitcham Free
08
Aug
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29
Aug
  • Educational
  • Miscellaneous

Film Merton: Reclaim the Frame

Mia Bays, Birdseye View's Director for gender equality chooses a season of three films. Today her chosen film is the drama film Leave No Trace, adapted from the novel My Abandonment by Peter Rock, di...

Mitcham Free
08
Aug
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

All the Fun of the Fair

Mitcham boasts one of the largest and most historic fairs in the UK. This annual summer event is thought to date from Tudor times and generations of local residents have been entertained by everyt...

Morden Free
09
Aug
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31
Aug
  • Exhibitions

National Careers Service - Advice sessions - Pollards Hill Library

On the 2nd Friday of each month, National Careers service has a adviser at Pollards Hill Library to assist with any CV writing or careers advice To book a time slot, please call  020 3714 8...

Mitcham Free
09
Aug
  • Educational

Nature Club

Children can find out more about the natural word at this club led by conservation scientist Amy Fitzmaurice Planned activities for all different age groups.

 

Colliers Wood
09
Aug
  • Educational
  • Environment
  • Miscellaneous

Film Merton: Reclaim the Frame

Mia Bays, Birdseye View's Director for gender equality chooses a season of three films. Today her chosen film is gory and horrific exploitation thriller Revenge, directed by Coralie Fargeat.

Mitcham Free
09
Aug
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Wimbledon Farmers Market

The original and only certified farmers market in Wimbledon. Find us every Saturday Wimbledon Park Junior School with a huge selection of freshly caught fish and shellfish, free range and organic mea...

Wimbledon Free
10
Aug
  • Fairs and Markets

Photography: Hints & Tips

As part of its 25th anniversary programme Merton Heritage Centre is staging a series of monthly history skills workshops, featuring presentations from local experts, practical tips and the chance ...

Morden Free
10
Aug
  • Heritage
  • Miscellaneous
  • Talks and Seminars

Watercolour class - natural textures

Let nature stir your senses and creativity during this relaxing mindfulness-inspired classes. All materials are provided. Suitable for both beginners and more experienced. Nature is an endless source...

Morden Book now
11
Aug
  • Arts
  • Educational

Colliers Wood Death Cafe

The Death Café provides a space for everyone to explore their thoughts and feelings around death and dying. It aims to bring these important topics into the open, dismantle the taboos and help people...

Colliers Wood Book now
11
Aug
  • Community Event
  • Discussion Groups
  • Miscellaneous

Amazing Agents 2 Summer Holiday Club week

Free fun holiday club running every morning for a week. Amazing Agents 2 holiday club is for all children currently in school years one to six. Last year children had an amazing time with ...

Morden Book now
12
Aug
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16
Aug
  • Community Event
  • Indoor Games
  • Play

Theatre Summer School

Five mornings to create a show, learn the lines, make scenery or props, maybe even shoot some video and then entertain friends and family on the final morning.

Ages 3-10

Raynes Park
12
Aug
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16
Aug
  • Clubs
  • Educational
  • Theatre

The Story of Wimbledon Theatre

Wimbledon Theatre has been a thriving entertainment venue for over a century, providing a varied programme of drama, comedy, opera, ballet, musicals and the ever-popular pantomime.

Many lea...

Wimbledon Free
13
Aug
  • Entertainment
  • Heritage
  • Talks and Seminars

Film Merton: The Martinez Three

Award winning comedian Francesca Martinez is our guest curator for a season of films chosen by her. Today her chosen film is the BAFTA award winning drama picture I, Daniel Blake, directed by Ken Loa...

Mitcham Free
14
Aug
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Quiz Night - Tooting & Mitcham United FC

Quiz Night in the Sports Bar. Entry is £1 per person for teams of up to six members. Organisers can help participants team up

Mitcham Book now
14
Aug
  • Quizzes

"Out of this World" Storytime

Bring your little one along to one of our FREE summer reading Space themed storytimes. Stories packed with aliens and rocket ships. No booking required For under fives.

Colliers Wood Free
15
Aug
  • Educational
  • Entertainment
  • Music

Film Merton: The Martinez Three

Award winning comedian Francesca Martinez is our guest curator for a season of films chosen by her. Today her chosen film is documentary film Fahrenheit 9/11, directed by Michael Moore.

Mitcham Free
15
Aug
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Film Merton: The Martinez Three

Award winning comedian Francesca Martinez is our guest curator for a season of films chosen by her. Today her chosen film is the acclaimed drama film Captain Fantastic, directed by Matt Ross.

Wimbledon Free
16
Aug
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Open Air Theatre: A Midsummer Night’s Dream - Morden Hall Park

Bring along a picnic and settle down amongst the roses. The Lord Chamblerlain's Men invite you to join them this summer for Shakespeare’s enchanting comedy, A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Performed in th...

Morden Book now
16
Aug
  • Comedy
  • Play
  • Theatre

Wimbledon Farmers Market

The original and only certified farmers market in Wimbledon. Find us every Saturday Wimbledon Park Junior School with a huge selection of freshly caught fish and shellfish, free range and organic mea...

Wimbledon Free
17
Aug
  • Fairs and Markets

Happy Kids Yoga, Saturday

Fun and healthy yoga exercises for kids in the beautiful Morden Hall Park's Rose Garden.

Happy Kids Yoga classes are to be held on Saturday 17, 24 and 31 August.

The creative and cal...

Morden
17
Aug
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31
Aug
  • Health
  • Play

Mindful Photography class

Spend quality time outdoors in nature to stir your senses and creativity during this low-tech, relaxing and mindfulness-inspired class. No need of fancy camera or expensive equipment, just bring your...

Morden Book now
17
Aug
  • Arts
  • Educational

Life drawing classes in the park

Enjoy the great outdoors with life drawing sessions led by our artist in residence. All levels welcome. A regular outdoor life drawing session with a clothed model in the beautiful scenery of Mord...

Morden Book now
18
Aug
  • Arts

Life drawing classes in the park

Enjoy the great outdoors with life drawing sessions led by our artist in residence. All levels welcome. A regular outdoor life drawing session with a clothed model in the beautiful scenery of Morden...

Morden Book now
18
Aug
  • Arts

Morden Park House Ginsecco Festival

Morden Park House Events Presents Ginsecco

Morden Park House will play host to local gin distillers from across London and the South West.  Meet the owners and creators, taste new...

Morden Book now
18
Aug
  • Fairs and Markets

The Great Big Tree Climb at Morden Hall Park

This summer people can, for the first time,  climb the tallest, oldest tree in Morden Hall Park. Instructors from the Big Tree Company are to lead exciting tree top adventures. The experts ar...

Morden
21
Aug
  • Charity
  • Sport

Film Merton: Dogwoof Favourites

Andy Whittaker, Director of documentary company Dogwoof chooses a season of three films. Today his chosen film is BAFTA and Academy Award winning drama film Spotlight, directed by Tom McCarthy.

Wimbledon Free
22
Aug
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Nature Club

Does your child have a love of all things nature?

From trees to birds, to insects to flowers; come along to Nature Club to learn more about the world around us.

 Led by Conservat...

Colliers Wood
23
Aug
  • Educational
  • Environment
  • Miscellaneous

Film Merton: Dogwoof Favourites

Andy Whittaker, Director of documentary company Dogwoof chooses a season of three films. Today his chosen film is the astonishing documentary Man on Wire, directed by James Marsh.

Wimbledon Free
23
Aug
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Wimbledon Farmers Market

The original and only certified farmers market in Wimbledon. Find us every Saturday Wimbledon Park Junior School with a huge selection of freshly caught fish and shellfish, free range and organic mea...

Wimbledon Free
24
Aug
  • Fairs and Markets

Film Merton: Dogwoof Favourites

Andy Whittaker, Director of documentary company Dogwoof chooses a season of three films. Today his chosen film is the intense drama Foxcatcher, directed by Bennett Miller.

Wimbledon Free
24
Aug
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Quacky Races

Hire one of our plastic ducks and race it down the river to see if yours will be the fastest in this Morden Hall Park classic. One of Morden Hall Park's favourite traditions is back. For £2.00 you'll...

Morden
26
Aug
  • Miscellaneous
  • Play

Morden Park House 90's Outdoor Cinema

Morden Park House outdoor cinema is to take audiences  takes back to the 1990’s on bank holiday Monday 26th August. The event is to feature the screening of  a selection of classic ...

Morden Book now
26
Aug
  • Entertainment

#StudioRep - Breathing Corpses by Laura Wade - Studio at New Wimbledon Theatre

Breathing Corpses by Laura Wade

First Professional London Revival. As Amy, a chambermaid who has the luck of regularly finding the recently deceased, wonders about the life of the dead...

Wimbledon Book now
27
Aug
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14
Sep
  • Arts
  • Play
  • Theatre

Wimbledon Farmers Market

The original and only certified farmers market in Wimbledon. Support your local market, buy seasonal produce direct from our farmers, rather than from supermarkets and wholesalers. Find us every Satu...

Wimbledon Free
31
Aug
  • Fairs and Markets

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