Welcome to Whippersnappers

Welcome to Whippersnappers

Whippersnappers were founded in 1994 and are a not for profit Community Interest Company. We are based at Brockwell Lido in Brockwell Park, Herne Hill, SE24 with a second site at College Lodge in Dulwich Park SE21.

We pride ourselves in being a cross generational company offering creative arts and care to all ages from babies to elders. We believe in inclusivity and offer bespoke provision for children and young people with disability. Your support allows people of all ages and backgrounds to access our inclusive services London wide.


Important news & dates:

Brockwell Lido will be closed from 12pm on Monday 11th June – 5pm Wednesday 13th June.

No baby & toddler music classes will run on Tuesday 12th June & Wednesday 13th June at Brockwell Lido.

(There will be a Wednesday class at College Lodge in Dulwich park at 9.30am)

Classes will resume as normal on Thursday 14th June.

We apologise for the inconvenience!


Whippersnappers Fairyland & Mythical Creatures 2018

This July and August sees Whippersnappers’ Victorian Park Keepers Lodge transformed into a magical land of Fairies, Pixies and Mythical Creatures.

Whippersnappers Fairyland is a 1 hour immersive theatrical experience for boys and girls aged 3 – 7 years and siblings.

The Whole Whippersnappers Fairyland Experience includes: A free set of wings (dragons or fairies) refreshments for children and adults, cooking activity, arts and crafts, Wyld Woodland visit and a 15 minute inter-active theatrical folk tale. For more information & to book tickets visit: www.whippersnappersfairyland.co.uk

Our Whippersnapper Fairyland Mythical Creatures and Winter Wonderland are annual fundraising events which raise money to maintain our inclusive community arts centre in Dulwich Park and to run inclusive activities for children and adults with disabilities.

For more information and to book tickets click here

See below what we were up to in Fairyland last year:


Whippersnappers Summer Holiday Playscheme:

Are you looking for childcare during the half term holidays? Whippersnappers will be offering creative and sporting activities and trips out for 5 – 12 year olds during the May half term holidays from 10am – 5pm (extended hours available on request). Prices start from £25 a day. To see more about our holiday play schemes click here. To reserve your child’s space email yjama@whippersnappers.org or call 0207 738 633.

Here’s what we were up to in our inclusive summer play scheme 2017: