Youth Activities on Kings Crescent

(This page will continue to be updated as new information comes in. Updated 22.10.20)

Homework Club

The Residents Group (TRA) is running a homework club for 8-14 year olds on Mondays after school (kindly funded by a grant from Hackney).

This provides a quiet place for young people to do their homework or additional learning with support from experienced volunteers (all DBS checked).

Snacks and drinks will be provided.

Places are limited due to Covid-19 minimisation guidelines. To register for a place or for more information contact:

KingsCrescentN4@gmail.com or 07926568497

Futureheads

Futureheads adventure club is back with a weekly programme of games and challenges for Kings Crescent Estate kids aged 8-11, with your favourite leaders Nikita, Dorran, Bex and Becky in the club to liven up your weekends.

To ensure as many as possible get to access the programme, places are available to book week by week.

We will be working in one bubble of 15 kids. Please ensure you bring a water bottle, clothes for messing around in and a waterproof jacket.

Book your place: http://www.hackneyshowroom.com/futureheads-club/

 

Disco Loco: History of Reggae

9, 16, 23 Oct | 10am & 11am | FREE

Hosted by legendary reggae selector Earl Gateshead (formerly of Trojan Sound System) Disco Loco History of Reggae is a 45 minute music session for you and your babies & tots to enjoy. There are 6 tickets available per session, each ticket is for a single adult with accompanying little ones.

From its ska and rocksteady roots in Jamaica through to roots and dancehall, Earl Gatehead tells the story of reggae through the eras, accompanied by the sounds, on original 7 inch records. Listen to the stories and dance with your little ones at this very special event.

To book: hackneyshowroom.com/reggae

 

October Half-Term 2020

Food Bags

Hackney Showroom is offering food bags to families in need on Kings Crescent Estate, to support you with your kids lunches this half term.

Bags must be collected on Monday 26 Oct between 1.30-2pm from Hackney Showroom, 4 Murrain Road, Kings Crescent Estate, N4 2BN.

Please book your bag below: http://www.hackneyshowroom.com/half-term/

Each bag is for a family with 1-2 children (so book 2 bags if you have 3-4 kids).

Sports

Young Hackney are planning to deliver some sports sessions in the ball court next to Vince Murrain hall:

Monday, Wednesday & Friday (12:00 – 14:00) of the October half term

  • All precautions to minimise the risk of transmission of COVID-19 are being adhered to.
  • Spaces are placed on a pre-registration basis
  • All children attending must bring a water bottle-labelled with their name.

For further information contact – Omarie Mears (Omarie.mears@Hackney.gov.uk / 02083564320)

Young Hackney School & Youth Sports Unit
Hackney Service Centre,
1 Hillman Street,
London, E8 1DY.

Tel. 0208 356 4320
Work Mob. 07815555487
Omarie.mears@hackney.gov.uk

Young Hackney Website :
www.younghackney.org

Young Hackney School & Youth Sports Unit webpage:
https://www.hackneylocaloffer.co.uk/kb5/hackney/localoffer/service.page?id=we_4XElG-cE

November 2020 Activities

Disco Loco sessions for little ones

Fridays from 6 Nov | 10am & 11am | Free

Oh What A Glorious Morning! is for 10 adults and their mini friends in a socially distanced space.

Hosted by Disco Loco resident DJ Emilia Harmony, these 45 min sessions are full of sunshine rhythms to warm your heart & soul & fill you up with plenty of positive vibrations for the day ahead.

Get lost in a soundscape, get on your feet with your tiny dance partner, or just relax with a coffee.

Join us on Friday mornings this autumn to usher in the weekend!

Supported by the Big Lottery Fund.

We want this event to reach as many people as possible so please don’t block book tickets: https://www.hackneyshowroom.com/glorious-morning/

Activities that ran in Summer 2020

As lockdown starts to lift, there will be various youth activities happening on Kings Crescent.

 

Hackney Showroom are running their FutureHeads programme for 8-11 year olds in the first 2 weeks of August. Places are free. You can find out more and sign up here: http://www.hackneyshowroom.com/futureheads/

That will be taking place in the Hackney Showroom Space (Unit C) – 4 Murrain Road.

Young Hackney will be running some free sports activities in the ball court next to Vince Murrain Hall over the summer starting 27th July 2020

Parents will need to book for the sessions please see the link attached 
 
 
 
Details of organiser:

Omarie Mears
Youth and School Sports Worker

Young Hackney School & Youth Sports Unit
Hackney Service Centre,
1 Hillman Street,
London, E8 1DY.

Tel. 0208 356 4320
Work Mob. 07815555487
Omarie.mears@hackney.gov.uk

Young Hackney are running other sports across the borough, as shown below. The same registration form (link above) isused for all sessions.

Summer Activities in Hackney

To see a detailed programme of activities for all ages click here: https://www.younghackney.org/news-post/2020/summer-activities-guide-2020/

The TRA may also run some youth activities in August but we are waiting to hear if/when we might be able to use Vince Murrain hall