All posts tagged: half term

MAMA.codes half-term coding courses

Calling all children in Dulwich and Herne Hill! We need creative thinkers, problem solvers and inquisitive minds to become coders of the future! Who knew you could code a nursery rhyme? Well, you can, from as young as age 3! MAMA.codes is an award-winning parent-powered coding school, offering a totally fresh and creative approach to teaching children the vital 21st century skill of computer coding. They have term time and holiday options in Herne Hill and the surrounding area. MAMA.codes believes in teaching coding as a language, through storytelling, rhyme and song, putting fun and creativity at the heart of a skill that many grown-ups think of as dry and even baffling. MAMA.codes specialist tutors teach children at the age they are most receptive to learning language patterns – under 8 – and are often amazed by the swift progress even tiny tots can make at our code clubs and holiday workshops. “Four-year-olds can be impeccably logical,” explains co-founder and CEO Liane Katz. “They are natural coders and make very fast progress with us.” “Crucially, …

Halloween Highlights at The Horniman Museum and Gardens

Horniman Halloween Fair: Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 October 10.30am–4.30pm Join us for fiendish fun at our annual Halloween Fair. Meet creepy crawlies in the Wild Fangs cave, follow clues in the Gardens on the Halloween Trail, make your own pumpkin headdress, delve into our amazing arts and crafts markets and fabulous food stalls, and come dressed in your best costume and join the Halloween Parade through the Gardens. See horniman.ac.uk/visit/events/horniman-halloween-fair Free entry.  Charges apply to some activities. Halloween Storytelling: Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 October 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pm ‘It’s Halloweeeeen! The most magically spookiest time of the year. And Pip can’t wait…he’s got the best ideas – terrifying tricks and chilling treats galore. The bonfire is built, the ghostly sheets are waiting…but there’s just one very tiny problem. Time is running out for the teeniest Jack O Lantern in town… and he needs your help! Join Jumble Abode Theatre for some interactive storytelling fun for all the family. Suitable for families with children aged 3+. Tickets: Child £5, Adult £1. Children must be accompanied by an …