Discover a wide range of regular weekly activities and events, for all ages, on offer at your local Idea Store.
Job Support Sessions
Delivered in partnership with Krypton Training Ltd, a specialist Careers Advice and Employment Support service provider. Helping you with the skills you need to get back to work, including creation of CVs and covering letters and support with application forms and interview technique.
For more information or to book an appointment contact 020 7375 3843 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month, 10am - 5pm
Free 30 minute one to one legal advice sessions with barrister Alison Fordham. By appointment only. Book a slot at the Help Desk.
Wednesdays, 4 - 6pm
Make the Most of Your Tablet, Your Computer and the Internet
Learn and practice basic computer skills at your own pace.
Thursdays, 2pm - 3pm
Arts and Crafts
Do you love to knit? Come along to this free session. Bring your own knitting. Bring your lunch. Hang out with other knitters. Unravel and unwind!!
Mondays, 1 - 2pm
Sit back and relax whilst listening to stories and poems, or join in with the reading and conversation.
'Get Into Reading' groups are an enjoyable way to meet new people.
Tuesdays 1 - 2pm
Turning Pages Book Group
A chance to talk all things books!
Third Wednesday of every month 6 - 7.30pm
Rhymes, stories and fun for Under 5s, plus time to choose your favourite books!
Monday to Friday 10.30 - 11.15am
Relax after school with refreshments and a story in Idea Stores.
For children up to 11 years.
Monday to Friday at 3.30pm
Boys' Book Club
Especially for boys to get together and share their reading experiences. Snacks and drinks provided. Mondays at 4pm
For boys up to the age of 11 years
Girls' Book Club
Especially for girls to get together to have fun with reading. Snacks and drinks provided.
For girls up to the age of 11 years
Tuesdays at 4pm
Would you like to learn to make your own computer games? At Code Club you can learn to make cool games, animations and websites too!
Fun for ages 7 - 11 years
Wednesdays at 4pm
Teenage Book Club
Share reading with others in a relaxing environment.
For over 12s.
Thursdays at 4pm
Homework to do? We will help you find the answers with Britannica Online and other online and printed resources.
For 16 years and under
Fridays at 4pm
Time for dads to share books with their children
For dads with children up to 4 years old
Saturdays at 11.15am
Family Reading Group
An opportunity for families to read together and share stories. Meet new families and make new friends.
Fun for all the family
Saturdays at 2.15pm
Explore your creative side, find out about famous artists and look at how illustrations complement a story.
For children between 6 - 12 years
Sundays at 2.15pm