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Riding Information: Rides are temporarily suspended while essential repair work is completed at the arena. We’ll let you know as soon as rides can begin again.

 

Term Time – U5s & After School

 Weekend Rides & Saturday Club

CHRISTMAS FAYRE  SUN 8 DEC

Zumba for Adults 

60+ in Camden

 

Term Time

Weekly morning activities for Under 5s and children after school

Photography at the FarmLearn photography at the farm

 

Monday, 3.30 – 5pm, Photography/Media, ages 9 – 16yrs, free weekly after school activity supported by SirHvHArts. Learn the art of photography with professional photographer Debbi Clark, alongside Farmer Chris teaching us about animals, nature and the farm.

Tuesday 10 AM-12Garden Explorers Under 5s. Free activity. Join Trisha in the garden to explore the seasons & the farm’s wildlife. Learn how to plant herbs, flowers and grow vegetables. Wellingtons and rain-proofs are needed in wet weather. Alternative indoor options.

Tuesday 4 PM, Pottery Club, £4 per child, 4 yrs plus. Popular creative activity led by community potter Pedro. Pottery helps children develop both manual & fine motor skills, awaken artistic sensibilities – and have a great time!

Wed, 10 AM-12Dough Fun, is cancelled on 13th Nov due to staff training & returns Wed 20th.
Under 5s. Free activity. Dough Fun is an exciting weekly baking club for Under 5s. Learn to make breads, biscuits, pizza and lots of other yummy dough bakes. Children must be accompanied by an adult throughout the session (please note: no mobile phone use).

Wed, 4 – 6 PMAfternoon Delight. Free weekly arts activity for children & their families. Create a piece of hand-crafted art to take home each week including seasonal, animal and wildlife themes. Start preparing your Christmas decorations here!

Free activities are sponsored by Camden Health Kick

 

Weekends

Saturday ClubJoin Lucy in the garden for Saturday Club


Saturday Club:
1pm – 3pm, £2 per person.  Seasonal nature activities for all the family with Farm gardener, Lucy. Saturday Club takes place in the Community Garden (just past the goats). All ages welcome.

Weekend Rides Information: Rides are temporarily suspended while essential repair work is completed at the arena. Apologies to everyone who is affected. We’ll let you know as soon as Weekend Pony & Donkey Rides can begin again.

 

Christmas Fayre at the Farm

Sunday, 8 Dec, 12-4pm 

Christmas Fair 2019 posterEntry £1, children 50p

 

Have yourselves a merry Christmas Fayre at the Farm! Come early to see Santa arrive on horseback with his elves and donkeys (approx 12:15). Children will love Santa’s Grotto, Goat Grooming, Face Painting and Festive Arts, and everyone will enjoy our Christmas Café with scrumptious bakes & cakes. You can drink mulled wine & purchase farm Christmas cards & stocking-fillers. Buy bargain seasonal gifts at the Auction. There’ll be live music, lucky dip, raffle, tombola and lots of seasonal fun. Bring the whole family!

Santa’s Grotto £3, Rides £2

 

Fitness for Adults

Zumba for adults posterLiven up your lunchtime 


Tuesday, Zumba for Adults
1-2pm. Free weekly lunchtime drop-in, everybody welcome. For further information call Val 07940394383.

 

60 Yr Plus Activities

ABC has had two successful years as a partnership between Kentish Town City Farm, Castlehaven and QCCA providing activities for 60 Years Plus. Funding will finish at the end of September 2019. We would like to thank Age UK Camden and The Big Lottery for their generous support of this project. Thank you to Val Almeida, Trisha Bojang, Lucy Caithness, Vivien Conacher at Songhaven, Cressfield Close Sheltered Housing, Nureen Glaves at FMG Nutrition, Gospel Oak TRA, Sian Haestier, Pedro Kalache, Rosa Noel, Mary Pearce at QCCA, Angela Routley, Leo Smith and Phoebe White. Special thanks to Sue Gurney, Jo Hynes and Jill Williams.

To find out about current local 60+ activities please see Aging Better in Camden

 

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Visits to the farm 🚾♿

We are open to visitors seven days a week from 9am to 5pm.  Entry is free. Drop by to see the animals and enjoy nature; we have horses, donkeys, goats, sheep, pigs & a cow and free-ranging ducks, geese & chickens. Children aged under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult at all times while at the farm. More info

Donations
It costs £250,000 a year to run the farm so visitor donations are very welcome (pop it into our red post box in the farmyard). Suggested donations £5/£2. Thank you.

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Getting Here

Free parking on Grafton Road after 11AM (M-F) and all day at weekends.

Pay and display parking on Queen’s Crescent & Vicar’s Road (useful on busier market days, Thurs & Sat).

Overground: Gospel Oak
Tube: Kentish Town (Northern Line)
Rail: Kentish Town (Thameslink)
Bus: Nearest Stops
Gospel Oak – C11
Queen’s Crescent – No. 24 & 46
Kentish Town Road – No. 134, 214 & C2

 

Open Daily 9-5pm
1 Cressfield Close,
off Grafton Road,
NW5 4BN

 

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