Weekly scoop 30th June 2014

Hello lovely KM readers,
Here’s your weekly newsletter from Kensington Mums.
Keeping you in the loop with the local scoop

The summer holidays are fast approaching. Fear not, we have our summer scoop coming up filled with information on summer camps, activities and fun things to do with your little ones. I hope you are enjoying the last few weeks of the academic school year and making the most of the beautiful weather we are having (well kind of, London can’t make up its mind sometimes). In this week’s scoop you will find information on family cinema, post natal yoga and a loom band challenge at Kensington Gardens. If that’s not enough, why not go for a bit of dance workshops at Westfield London? Whatever you do, we want to wish you a fabulous week.

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In case you didn’t see the pictures, Kensington Mums do Ascot.

 

 

 

Pictures are out. Kensington Mums get pampered at Cosmetech Chelsea.

 

 

 

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Kensington Mums Interview

Motherhood Explained by Kensington Mums. Interview by Alex and Alexa. Read the full interview here.

 

Kensington Mums events

Get PamperedLet’s celebrate the end of school year. Come and get pampered at the Organic Pharmacy with Kensington Mums.  Saturday 26th July 2014. 10am-12.30pm. Read more here. Click here to RSVP.

What’s on for you and your little ones

 

Lumi Power Yoga for Strength, Serenity and Play. NEW: Post Natal Yoga. We recently ran a Yoga Sessions with Lumi Power Yoga in Hyde Park – a great workout and a fun way to strengthen and de-stress! Check out the pictures here to see for yourself. Lumi is a bright new yoga studio in Hammersmith, offering power yoga classes from early morning to late evening, taught by highly skilled teachers. Lumi also offers pre- and postnatal classes, taught by experienced pregnancy yoga teacher Lulu Winfield. Pre-natal classes are running on Saturdays from 10:30 -11:45am and post-natal classes take place Thursdays from 2-3pm.  Click here for more information.

 myKidsy Loom BAND Challenge. FREE. Children and their parents, carers, neighbours, pets are invited to meet at Kensington Park Children’s Adventure Playground on Sunday 6th July at 11:00am for a spot of mass looming. Bring a picnic, your own Loom kits for some personal looming and anything else that will make the day fun.  Then everyone who is interested will take their turn in the myKidsy Rainbow Loom Band Challenge. Sunday 6th July. Kensington Gardens Children’s Adventure Playground.  11:00am. Click here for more information.

Framed Film Club at Barbican. Saturday 5th of July 2014. Coraline 3D. Click here for more information.

 

 

 

Join Cancer Research Focus Group. Their research is funded entirely by the generosity of supporters. They want to make sure they communicate how they spend this money in the best way they can, so people understand how they are helping us save lives, and have the opportunity to get involved (in championing their work).  They need to make sure the information they provide about the research is easy to understand, interesting, and as accessible to as many people as possible.  And this is where you can help them. They are looking for opinions of people with no experience of science and research to give us them your honest thoughts about how we can improve they communications at a short focus group in London on the evening of 21st July 5.00-8.00pm at The Angel Building, Islington. They will cover travel expenses, provide some tasty food, and offer the chance to meet like-minded people and really make a difference to how they work.  If you are interested in finding out more please contact engagement@cancer.org.uk.

Free Family Workshop: Tessellated Textiles at Somerset House. Sat 5th July 2014. Design your own colourful repeat pattern for a textile or a rug based on the simple shapes of the square, the circle and the triangle for endless possibilities. Click here for more information.

 

Westfield London Presents Big Dance: The A – Z of dance. FREE. Every Monday throughout June & July, Big Dance are curating weekly dance workshops covering the A-Z of dance. From the African to orba, via the Lindy-Hop and the Hula, each week will cover up to 4 letters of the alphabet, giving audiences a taste of a range of dance styles in a fun, light, bite-sized way. These free evening classes will present a short demonstration followed by a 25 minute workshop, offering Westfield shoppers the chance to try a style they may have never even thought about. We will also signpost you to where you can take up these classes locally. Classes suitable for all levels. Mondays from 6-9pm.