College Lodge (Dulwich Park) now open for Classes, Workshops and Parties !!
In 2010 Whippersnappers were awarded a 15 year lease for College Lodge from Southwark Council. Whippersnappers have since raised £215,000 from the Aiming High Southwark and Lambeth Capital funding programme to convert the building into a fully accessible Community Arts centre. Southwark Council have paid for all the exterior renovation of this beautiful Mock Tutor Victorian Park Keepers Lodge.
CLASSES AND ACTIVITIES 2017
- Whippersnapper Multi Sensory Baby and Toddler Music Session (term-time only) Zany and zestful music classes with African drumming, props, costumes, bubbles and makaton signing, specialising in lots of inter-active play and funky fun for everyone. Wed 9.30am &Fri 9.30am and Thurs 10.30am £6.50 drop in / £5.50 booked by the term.(Free for children with additional needs living in Lambeth or Southwark)
- Whippersnappers Fairyland Sat 29th July to Wed 23rd Aug.To book tickets visit www.whippersnappersfairyland.co.uk
- Whippersnappers winter Wonderland Sat Dec 2nd to Sun 24th Dec 2017. To book tickets visit www.whippersnapperswinterwonderland.co.uk
- Art and Drama Thgerapy for children with disability* BBC Children in Need are funding a Whippersnappers after school Buddy Club which provides Drama and Art therapy sessions for children with disability aged 8 – 12 years. Children can be referred by school, social workers or their parent/carer. This project runs until March 2018.
- Whippersnappers Seniors Club (term-time only)
- Soundwave music classes for adults with learning disabilities. Thursdays term time only. To register email : firstname.lastname@example.org
- Art & Drama Therapy Private Practice for children and adults (Please email email@example.com for more info.
- Independant Living skills for 12 – 19 year olds. Currently seeking funding to continue these sessions.
- Birthday Party Bookings (weekends & day-time only)An intimate venue for Private Parties – Arts and Crafts Parties, Musical Parties, Picnic Garden Parties – entertainment inc. Parties run for 2 hours with an additional 1hr to set-up and 1hr clearing up. click here for more info
Here are some pictures from our fantastic launch event this April 2011.