Back to School Scoop, April 2016


We hope you all had a wonderful half term break and now you are geared up for back to school routine. Here is our local scoop with what’s on for you and your little ones. Make sure you are following us on Facebook and Twitter (@KensingtonMums) as we update it with selective articles, competitions and special offers for you to enjoy. You can now also find us on SnapChat too as we snap the latest finds and take you around as we travel with our family to Mexico and soon to Egypt!



Happy UK Coffee Week to all Kensington Mums! Picture from our Instagram account.










Are you struggling to keep busy your children after school or during the day? No worries, Kids en cuisine is here and we will teach healthy food to your Little Chefs. We come to yours with all utensils that we need to cook, aprons, Chef Hats, containers and take-home bags. You will get a different menu each week, we cook the lunch/diner with your children and their friends. The recipes are adapted for really small children and we start our cooking classes from 2 years old. Grab the offer NOW: 8 weeks for only £20/child/session (for a group of minimum 4 children). Check website for more information.


Fun and engaging French and Spanish classes for toddlers and their carers starting from 14th April in South West London for the Summer Term. Exposure to different cultures and learning a foreign language is an invaluable part of every child’s education and growth. Fun and interactive lessons boosts their self-confidence and self-esteem and enhances their natural creativity and curiosity. Watch them absorb and enjoy learning languages through stories, songs and games. The first class is free! Get a free CD with all our fantastic songs if you sign up for the full term and refer a friend. Come on down and find out what all the fun is about!  Check their website for more information.


Little House of Science is a place for Little Scientists to learn, experiment, explore and play! For children aged 3-7 & Big Science 8-11 years. The science workshops are project based with practical hands-on experiments and include take home items and parental notes, they are fun to nurture your child’s natural curiosity. Little Maths Club (2-4 years) for toddler is to learn about how numbers are everywhere, along with music, games, shapes&colours! Little Discovery (6-24 months) is for Mum and Baby taking their first steps together in learning about the fascinating world where there is so much to learn and experience. You are welcome to join us for a trial class anytime, check their website for more information.


Free Cone Day at your local Ben and Jerry’s. Check their website to RSVP for your favourite flavour





Pop Up Performance at the Victoria and Albert Museum, throughout April. Join the performance team for fun and interactive gallery plays and activities every Saturday. Check website for more information.





Shakespeare reloaded, Comedy Club for kids over 6+ at the Watermans. 24th April 2016. The best on the stand-up circuit do their thing for families. Also don’t miss their family cinema on 23rd of April to watch Gnomeo and Juliet. Check website for tickets and more information.





Go to Fulham Palace for a bit of exploration with your toddlers at their palace explorers and also enjoy palace stories throughout April. Check website for dates and for more information.






World Book Night at Chelsea Library. Saturday 23rd April 2016 at 3.30pm. Come to a craft activity for all the family in the spirit of World Book Night.





Investigate for Families at the Natural History Museum. Get a feel for how scientists work by having a go yourself. Come and explore hundreds of real nature specimens that form the evidence Museum scientists use in their daily work. Science Educators are on hand to help you look closely at real objects using the many tools provided. Check website for more information.



Baby corner and Kids Tales at the Institut Francais.  Read, play, sing, grow! Whether you love drawing, reading, clapping or dancing there will be something to enjoy on Wednesdays & Saturdays! Also, don’t miss interactive kids sessions on Saturday morning. Fun, educational and exciting discoveries ahead. Check website for more information.