Weekly scoop 9th of June 2014

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What a great weekend we had. Thank you all for coming to the  Kensington Mums education talk as well as our fundraising event for the Summer Sparks Project. This week’s scoop is all about Father, step father and grand fathers.

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We had a great information talk on early years education with Roshni Shah from Help 4 learning at Whole Foods Kensington. Stay tuned for pictures in our Gallery and thank you all for coming along. It was great to see some familiar faces.



Our Nearly New Sale and charity fundraising event for Summer Sparks Project was a great success, a big thanks to Amanda Action Club, Les Enfants Party and Ballonatic for all the lovely entertainment they provided for the little ones.



The crowd. Live from Gumball 3000 #regentstreetYesterday was a fantastic day at Gumball 3000 in Regent Street. The crowd was buzzing. It was a great family day out!





Kensington Mums events


Putting the mmm into motherhood. Join Kensington Mums for an evening of Lingerie Lessons. 11th June 2014. 6-9pm. FREE. Click here to get more information.




Pamper evening with Cosmetech Chelsea. Mums always deserve some time off and some kind of pampering. What better way to start the summer than a pamper evening surrounded by like minded Mums, lots of pampering food and drinks.June 19th, 6-8pm. Click here to book your slot. Very limited spaces available now.



What’s on for you and your little ones


Fayre2013 Marylebone Summer Fayre 2014, 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY.  Sunday 15th June 2014 from 11am – 5:30pm. Marylebone Village, London W1. There will be an array of bustling market stalls, restaurants, cafes, BBQ’s you will be surrounded by some of the best food and drink in London, catering to all ages. And there’s no shortage of activities for the children too: from fairground rides to playground games, street dancing to street Shakespeare, drawing competitions to bread making classes, face painting to bicycle riding……….the list goes on.

father's dayIt’s Father’s Day on Sunday 15th of June. Check our our Pinterest Board for some inspiration. Happy Kensington Father’s Day.




familieswelcomeroomfilmdisplay (1)Families Welcome Room: Colour is a liberation. Tate Modern, Clore Welcome Room. FREE. Every weekend. Explore the emotion of colour and tone, go colour-mining throughout the galleries and report your colour investigations back in the Families Welcome Room.



London Festival of Architecture, until 30th June. Click here for full program.




Mini-Engineers_Fathers Day Race CarStill Looking for a Father’s Day Gift? Saturday, 14th June 2014. Various Times. Imperial College, South Kensington. Calling all fathers (and father-figures) with Reception to Year 2 children – how would you like to spend some quality one on one time strategizing, designing and building the sleekest and fastest LEGO car with your child?  All father/child teams will be given a Mini-Engineers Race Car Kit, with roughly 250 elements, to design and build a car that will then be entered into our father/child car race competition. Recently launched, Mini-Engineers is a children’s Innovation and Inspiration Lab (“iLab”). The iLab allows your Mini-Engineers to design, build and express their creativity through hands on learning in a fun and challenging environment. Click here for more information.

rbkcThe Future of Play Services in RBKC Wednesday 11 June from 5.30pm to 7pm at the Venture Centre103a, Wornington Road, W10 5YB. Come and share your views.