Here you will find the latest events and community information
Make time to curl up with a book!
A new choir in the heart of Dulwich for children who love to sing and make music together.
All children in years 3-7 are invited to be a part of DCC and begin to restore music making within children’s weekly routines and the community.
FREE to all.
Fridays 5:30 – 6:30pm
St Barnabus Dulwich, 40 Calton Avenue, SE21 7DG
THE BIG LOCKDOWN SURVEY
Parents and Carers: Remember The Big Lockdown parent survey for research on home learning at the start of 2021? Well we have the results! Read them here with our thanks to all the parents who contributed.
EDUCATION CATCH UP CAMPAIGN
To find out more about the Department of Education (DfE) catch up programmes and activities for children and young people in England click here
Club Hub – Kids Activities, Childrens Clubs, Toddler Activities, gymnastics Classes & Baby Classes
Club Hub is a Multi Award Winning Kids Activities Directory.
Search for kids activities and kids clubs for newborns to 18 years in the whole of the U.K for Free.
Kids Activities vary from baby classes, toddler activities, preschool classes, dance classes, gymnastics classes, cooking classes, martial arts classes, indoor activities, learning languages to kids soft play centres, kids attractions and kids events.Find out more about Club Hub
LONDON FIRE BRIGADE
If you would like to have a Home Fire Safety Visit please book HERE. This service can be booked by parents/carers to your home and will be carried out either by Firefighters from the closest local fire station or by Community Safety Officers from London Fire Brigade. They will provide fire safety advice to the adults and children in the home and fit smoke alarms where needed. The visits and smoke alarms are completely free of charge, so please do ensure that parents and carers are aware of this. This is not means-tested and is open to everyone.
Holidays are a great time for children and their families. When going to new places it is important to remember that the new setting and environment may not be as child-friendly as it is at home. Please see below. Most drowning is preventable. Included are some tips to help keep children safe on holiday.Water Safety Leaflet (pdf)
Couch to 5k
Fancy getting fitter? Thinking of improving your health?
Why not include the whole family?
The NHS have launched a campaign to get more people moving. It’s called Couch to 5k: week by week. It is a running plan for absolute beginners. It was developed by a new runner, Josh Clark, who wanted to help his 50 something mum get off the couch and start running too.
The plan involves 3 runs a week, with a day of rest in between and a different schedule for each of the 9 week programme.
Couch to 5k is for everyone who wants to get more active. It is a free programme designed to be an easy way of getting fitter and healthier. It works because it starts with a mix of running and walking to gradually build up your fitness and stamina.
Running requires little equipment, but a good pair of running shoes that suit your foot type may help improve comfort. Regular running will improve your general fitness and health, could help you lose weight (when combined with a healthy diet this will be more effective) and will improve the health of your heart and lungs. There is also some evidence that it may help increase bone density in some people, which can help protect against bone disease like osteoporosis. As well as physical benefits there are also mental benefits to running. It could help to boost your confidence and self-belief; can be a fabulous stress reliever and has been shown to combat depression.
If you are interested and would like more information, please use this link: https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/exercise/couch-to-5k-week-by-week/
The Daily Mile continues at Kilmorie and a commitment to improve the health of the whole family will work well with the work your child will be doing with their class during the Daily Mile. Track the year group progress HERE