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Learn to use Chalk Paint - An Introduction

Fancy trying your hand at up-cycling furniture? Come along to this workshop to learn the basics on smaller, more manageable pieces. Karen will walk you through preparing the surface, painting with on...

Raynes Park Book now
01
Jul
  • Arts
  • Community Event
  • Educational

Dance classes at Wimbledon Salsa and Bachata Club

Salsa and Bachata dance classes every Monday evening followed by social dancing from 9.30pm.

No prior bookings needed, just turn up and dance. Absolute beginners warmly welcomed Partici...

Wimbledon Book now
01
Jul
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23
Dec
  • Clubs
  • Dance
  • Educational

Craftivism Workshop

Learn from award-winning activist and founder of the global Craftivist Collective Sarah Corbett how you can use craft to do slow, quiet and kind activism that works. Come alone or with friends to th...

Raynes Park Book now
01
Jul
  • Arts
  • Charity
  • Community Event

Merton In Bloom

Merton in Bloom is a fantastic way of improving the look of our outdoor spaces and getting communities to work together whilst having lots of fun.

2019 competition categories

•Best ...

Morden Free
03
Jul
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12
Jul
  • Civic Events
  • Community Event
  • Environment

Babysong

Come and join us for a Festival special at Babysong, a gentle, guided singing group for parents/carers and their children under 3. You’ll sing some old favourites as well as learning some new song...

Raynes Park
03
Jul
  • Arts
  • Community Event
  • Music

Film Merton 3-0 Season

Grand Slam Winner and tennis player Jamie Murray hosts a season of films. Today he presents the six time Academy Award Winning musical La La Land directed by Damien Chazelle.

Wimbledon Free
03
Jul
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Belly Laughs

Choose your preferred restaurant and enjoy dinner with two comedy sets in our annual evening of food and laughter. Steve Bugeja (The Russell Howard Hour) returns to MyRaynesPark before taking his...

Raynes Park
03
Jul
  • Comedy
  • Community Event

Swing Dance Class

Fun and friendly Swing Dance class. Dawn and Greg from SwingStateLondon will be teaching a Lindy Hop class for the MyRaynesPark Festival. You don’t need to bring a partner, just comfy shoes. All leve...

Raynes Park Book now
03
Jul
  • Clubs
  • Community Event
  • Dance

Film Merton 3-0 Season

Grand Slam Winner and tennis player Jamie Murray hosts a season of films. Today he presents the highly acclaimed sci-fi thriller Inception directed by Christopher Nolan. Winner of four Academy Awards...

Mitcham Free
04
Jul
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

The Common Good Lecture

Neil Jameson CBE, Founder and Emeritus Director of Citizens UK, will help us explore how to build consensus through community organising.

He will be joined by a diverse panel of leaders fro...

Raynes Park Book now
04
Jul
  • Charity
  • Community Event
  • Talks and Seminars

Poetry Evening with Theresa Lola

This year our annual poetry evening is delighted to welcome Theresa Lola. Theresa is a British Nigerian poet and was the winner of the 2018 Brunel International African Poetry Prize.

Loca...

Raynes Park Book now
05
Jul
  • Arts
  • Community Event
  • Entertainment

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 ...

Colliers Wood Free
06
Jul
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07
Sep
  • Educational
  • Miscellaneous

Wimbledon Beaumont Open Day

Care home open day with tea and homemade cakes.

 

Raynes Park Free
06
Jul
  • Community Event
  • Health

Why Frog Croaks

A magical hour of storytelling, music and craft ideally suited to children from 4-10 years. Emily Hanna is no stranger to the MyRaynesPark Festival.

Come and join us this year as she takes...

Raynes Park Book now
06
Jul
  • Arts
  • Community Event
  • Entertainment

Park Community School Summer Fair

Fun for all family, come and join us at our summer fair, we have games, raffles, hot food and plenty more. We look forward to seeing you there.

Wimbledon
06
Jul
  • Charity
  • Community Event

Human Flourishing in an Age of Anxiety

With technology and social media encouraging us to live faster with the projection of an ‘idealised-self’, the uncertainty of Brexit and rising fear in the future of our planet we’re living in an age...

Raynes Park Book now
06
Jul
  • Community Event
  • Discussion Groups
  • Faith

Living Memory with Young Actors Company

Elders in our community have compelling stories to tell and Living Memory uses theatre to bring these untold memories back to life.

Bringing together elders from the Merton Dementia ...

Wimbledon Free
07
Jul
  • Arts
  • Play
  • Theatre

Yoga in the Rose Garden - Morden Hall Park

Stretch, breathe, relax and reconnect with nature at our yoga sessions every Sunday morning. Classes, run by experienced yoga teacher Marina Emms from The Yoga Bean, contain a mixture of flow...

Morden
07
Jul
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01
Sep
  • Sport

Bee Keeping with Wimbledon Common Nature Club

Youngsters can learn how to put a bee hive together and make a beeswax candle to take home at this event run by local bee keeper Alison Pelikan. 

Suitable for children aged six to 14 ye...

Wimbledon Free
07
Jul
  • Clubs
  • Educational
  • Environment

Bee Keeping with Wimbledon Common Nature Club

Children will learn how to put a bee hive together, find out about bee's lives and make a beeswax candle to take home with them.

Wimbledon
07
Jul
  • Educational
  • Environment

Raynes Lark in the Park

Annual celebration to bring the whole community together. Everyone invited to bring a picnic and enjoy the entertainments which will include African acrobatics and drumming with Mbilla Arts, ...

Raynes Park Free
07
Jul
  • Arts
  • Community Event
  • Entertainment

SS Peter and Paul Primary school Summer Fete

SS Peter and Paul would like to invite everyone to its annual Summer Fete. Great fun for all the family with games, stalls, raffles, bouncy castle, BBQ and much more.

Mitcham Free
07
Jul
  • Community Event
  • Fairs and Markets
  • Play

Swipe Right with the Young Actors Company

The Young Actors Company, Act Three and Cricket Green school is inviting everyone to switch off their mobiles and join them for this play about Social Media 

The event is FREE and ...

Wimbledon Free
07
Jul
  • Arts
  • Play
  • Theatre

Afternoon Tea for Macmillan Cancer Support

Macmillan world's biggest Coffee morning fundraising event to be held for the local community to help a worthy cause.

 

Wimbledon Free
07
Jul
  • Charity
  • Community Event
  • Health

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 ...

Morden Free
09
Jul
  • Safety and Policing

Film Merton 3-0 Season

Grand Slam Winner and tennis player Jamie Murray hosts a season of films. Today he presents the highly successful romantic comedy film Love Actually directed by Richard Curtis.

Wimbledon Free
09
Jul
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Deen City Farm Summer Extravaganza

A special day of activities at the Farm – crafts, fun and games, fairground rides, bouncy castle as well as the usual playground, café, animals and pony rides. Come along and join in the fun!

Colliers Wood Free
13
Jul
  • Charity
  • Educational
  • Play

Garfield Primary School Summer Fair

Join Garfield Primary School PTA for all the fun of the fair at our annual event. Lots to see and do including a carousel, games, bouncy castle, skateboarding display, virtual reality, bubbles, candy...

Colliers Wood
13
Jul
  • Community Event
  • Fairs and Markets
  • Play

BeatFest Family Festival

An exciting family festival in the heart of Morden with live music, face-painting, BBQ & bar. Limited on-site parking.

Morden Book now
13
Jul
  • Charity
  • Community Event
  • Music

WrestleFest 2019

WrestleFest is a family fun day which offers local groups a chance to showcase themselves to a wider audience and raise money for local charities.

 This WrestleFest is aiming to raise ...

Colliers Wood Book now
13
Jul
  • Community Event
  • Entertainment
  • Sport

An Introduction to Archaeology.

To celebrate the annual UK Festival of Archaeology, Merton Heritage Centre is hosting a special event to show people how they can get involved.

Discover how to volunteer on digs, join field...

Morden Free
13
Jul
  • Clubs
  • Educational
  • Heritage

ORGAN RECITAL

An organ recital by Theodore Frazer sponsored by the UK Sibelius Society  

Raynes Park
13
Jul
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Music

Under the Greenwood Tree

An evening of arboreal delights, including Vaughan Williams "In Sherwood Forest" (based on "The Merry Wives of Windsor"): The Conspiracy (Sigh no more, ladies) Drinking Song F...

Wimbledon
13
Jul
  • Arts
  • Music

Watercolour class: Summer Light

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

Weather permittin...

Morden Book now
14
Jul
  • Arts
  • Community Event
  • Educational

Merton Food and Drink Festival

Morden Park House Events presents Merton Food and Drink Festival 2019. The free-to-enter celebration is to show case food and drink from local producers ranging from street food vendors and...

Morden Book now
14
Jul
  • Entertainment
  • Fairs and Markets

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 peopl...

Colliers Wood Book now
14
Jul
  • Community Event
  • Discussion Groups
  • Miscellaneous

Summer Soccer Schools - Fulham FC Training Ground

Learn to play the Fulham way. Our soccer schools cater for boys and girls of all abilities aged three  to 14. great time with their friends. Our summer soccer school runs every day of the holi...

Motspur Park Book now
15
Jul
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03
Sep
  • Sport

Blithe Spirit

Southfields Theatre Group presents ‘Blithe Spirit’. Noël Coward’s witty comedy tells the story of the writer Charles Condomine and his wife, Ruth, as they host a séance with the eccentric medium M...

Wimbledon Book now
17
Jul
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20
Jul
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Film Merton: The Battersea Connection

Keith Lodwick, V&A Museum curator of Theatre and Screen Arts, chooses three films for a season of films. Today his chosen film is drama Up The Junction, directed by Peter Collinson.

Wimbledon Free
18
Jul
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Film Merton: The Battersea Connection

Keith Lodwick, V&A Museum curator of Theatre and Screen Arts, chooses a season of three films. Today his chosen film is the classic science-fiction thriller The Day The Earth Caught Fire, directe...

Wimbledon Free
19
Jul
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Crazy creatures with Polka - Arts and Crafts for 4-6yrs

Create your own crazy creature. Explore the incredible wonders of the natural world and let your imagination run wild. Join Polka experienced workshop leaders to make amazing creatures. At the end ...

Morden Book now
20
Jul
  • Arts
  • Educational
  • Indoor Games

Morden Hall Park Summer Fair

Oakleigh Fairs return with a weekend not to miss. With animal shows, craft stalls and food vendors, it's a great day out for the whole family. Parking on event site only. Tickets available on the ga...

Morden Book now
20
Jul
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21
Jul
  • Entertainment
  • Fairs and Markets

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
20
Jul
  • Arts
  • Educational

Zachary Aghaizu Audio Visual Phenomena

Zachary Aghaizu presents a spectacular audio visual live performance and exhibition. This follows his visual art exhibit in 2018 at the Tate Modern (part of the Tate Late series) and winning the J...

Wimbledon Book now
20
Jul
  • Arts
  • Exhibitions
  • Music

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
21
Jul
  • 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
21
Jul
  • Arts

Film Merton: The Battersea Connection

Keith Lodwick, V&A Museum curator of Theatre and Screen Arts, chooses a season of three films. Today his chosen film is the culturally important drama My Beautiful Laundrette, directed by Stephen...

Mitcham Free
22
Jul
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Polka's Box of Characters (Drama for 7-11yrs)

Great chance for children interested in acting to have a go at performing. With the help of skilled Polka workshop leaders, children can come and have a go at creating a character and bringing it to...

Morden Book now
23
Jul
  • Arts
  • Indoor Games
  • Theatre

Kids Culture Summer Club

For the first time, we are excited to be able to offer the Kids Summer Club. The purpose of the summer club is to provide high quality, affordable, fun, educational and culturally enhancing activitie...

Colliers Wood
24
Jul
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31
Aug
  • Arts
  • Dance
  • Play

Junior Bridge

Summer holidays FREE junior bridge and mini bridge at Wimbledon Bridge club Mondays 10am to noon and Wednesday 3pm to 5pm. For full details and sign up go to club's website

Wimbledon Free
24
Jul
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21
Aug
  • Indoor Games

The Great Big Tree Climb at Morden Hall Park

For the first time ever people can climb the tallest, oldest tree in Morden Hall Park.

Instructors from the Big Tree Company are to lead exciting tree top adventures over the summer.&#...

Morden Book now
24
Jul
  • Charity
  • Sport

Polka's Tall Tales! (Storytelling for 4-6yrs)

Come and help us bring some classic stories from previous Polka shows to life. Take part in tales of enchanted animals, warriors and heroes, monsters, fairies and much more… Roar like the scariest m...

Morden Book now
25
Jul
  • Entertainment

Film Merton: Ready & Able

Visual Artist Alison Lapper, chooses a season of three films. Today her chosen film is the biographical drama Frida, directed by Julie Taymor.

Mitcham Free
25
Jul
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Mask Madness with Polka (Mask and Craft for 7-11yrs)

Come and be amazed by the fabulous masks found in Polka’s exhibition, and make your very own creation. Working with a variety of exciting and colourful materials children will design and make their ...

Morden Book now
27
Jul
  • Arts

Summer Showstoppers

Colliers Wood Chorus and Community Orchestra present a programme of much loved music from the stage. With operatic classics and  hits from the musicals, there is set to be something for eve...

Colliers Wood
28
Jul
  • Arts
  • Community Event
  • Music

Summer Showstopper with Colliers Wood Chorus and Community Orchestra

Attendees will be forgiven for thinking they have mistakenly stumbled upon a West End revue. The orchestra is to present a programme of much loved music from the stage. With operatic classics...

Colliers Wood Free
28
Jul
  • Community Event
  • Entertainment
  • Music

Wimbledon Library Drama, Music and Arts Summer Camp

Wimbledon Library Drama, Music and Arts Summer Camp for children aged  7-12 including those with those with hearing impairment or mild learning difficulties. Makaton, SSE and BSL trained...

Wimbledon
29
Jul
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02
Aug
  • Arts
  • Clubs
  • Music

Film Merton: Ready & Able

Visual Artist Alison Lapper, chooses a season of three films. Today her chosen film is two time Academy Award-winning film Born on the Fourth of July, directed by Oliver Stone.

Mitcham Free
29
Jul
  • Arts
  • Entertainment
  • Theatre

Polka's Box of Mini Characters! (Drama for 4-6yrs)

Encourage your little stars to let their inner performer free with this fun workshop. With the help of Polka skilled workshop leaders, children can come and explore our box of props, masks and co...

Morden Book now
30
Jul
  • Theatre

Come out and play at Morden Hall Park

Come along and get the whole family involved in active play over the summer holidays. Spend time together having fun in the great outdoors.

Hosts of great activities happening every Tue...

Morden Free
30
Jul
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29
Aug
  • Play

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