The space, place, time and resources for young people in Lewisham to use their power and shape the future, putting them at the forefront of climate justice. This is a place of hope, where change is possible.

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A home of creativity, imagination and community activism. CLIMATE HOME is a temporary, sustainable space, co-designed, built and led by young people, where the community decide what matters. A place for young people of all backgrounds to express themselves, amplify their voices, be agents of change, connect with nature, rest and celebrate their people and cultures.


CLIMATE HOME is a resource for making art, performance, music and more and it will provide a range of professional experience, employment, training and leadership skills for young people in the borough. It will involve everyone in the climate justice movement and connect and empower the creative leaders of tomorrow.

The Albany and Sounds Like Chaos present CLIMATE HOME as part of We Are Lewisham.








Lewisham young people take the lead on creating Climate Home Festival of Action and Resistance.




Six weeks of creative workshops, performances, adventure play, get togethers, art, music, talks, rest and more. Join us as we explore creativity, climate justice and the things that matter now. All workshops and events are free or pay what you decide.

At Richard MacVicar Deptford Adventure Playgroun, New King St, London, SE8 3JB
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thealbany.org.uk
020 8692 4446


FREE Creative Workshops & Adventure Play





THE TEAM (Ages 14-25)

Weds 29 June, Weds 6 July, Weds 13 July
5pm-8pm

Join the climate home building team. Work with professional build team Build Up and Practice Architecture to construct the festival stage.

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REACH FOR SPEECH POETRY COLLECTIVE
(Ages 13 – 21)

Thurs for 6 weeks: 30 June - 4 Aug, 5pm-7pm
Performance: Sat 6 August

For aspiring creative writers, spoken word artists and poets to explore new forms and styles of poetic writing.

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FASHION FUTURES DESIGN AND MAKING SESSIONS (Ages 10-16)

Weds for 5 weeks: 13 July - 10 Aug, 4.30pm-7pm, Fashion show: Sat 13th August

Create fresh sustainable new designs for the catwalk with resident designer Cleo Thompson.

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DANCE WITH THE UNKNOWN (Ages 10-16)

Thurs for 6 weeks: 14 July - 18 August
4.30pm-5.45pm, Performance: Fri 19 August

Learn new moves and styles including street dance, commercial and freestyle.

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ADVENTURE PLAY (Ages 8-14)

Weds & Thurs for 4 weeks: 27 July to 18 Aug
12pm – 4pm

Open play on the outdoor adventure playground and creative activities including games, dance, art, sports, building, planting & butterfly handling, fashion design and more. 

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Kick Start Your Career in Photography  (Ages 16-30)

Weds 3 Aug, 5pm-6pm


A special industry talk by Creative Futures on how to kick start your career in Photography. 

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Events & Performances





STANDARDS X CLIMATE HOME

Friday 15 July @ 6pm

Amaarah Roze & Lewisham Young Advisers host performances from young artists and conversations led by the audience.

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OPENING PARTY 
(for all the family)

Fri 22 July 6pm 

Dance, music, spoken word and a young panel discussing what matters now all wrapped together in an unforgettable opening event.

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DOUBLE BILL - MUSIC
Alchemy & REZON8

Sat 23 July 6pm

A night of the best new music from the next generation of talent in South East London.

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DOUBLE BILL - THEATRE
DRILLING DIAMONDS & DO YOU MIND

Playing On & Sounds Like Chaos Young Associates Faruq Adigun and Indie Max

Fri 29 July & Sat 30 July 6pm

A night exploring mental health and creativity through theatre and discussion.

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EVERYTHING ALL AT ONCE 
(for all the family)
Heart n Soul

Fri 5 August 6pm 

Get ready for the Heart n Soul House Party with DJs pop-up performances, radio, dance routines and more! Created by Do Your Own Thing, Heart n Soul’s creative arts programme for young people with learning disabilities.

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TRRIPLE BILL - WORDS
CONFESSION CHALLENGE PART 2, WHY MEN CALL ME DIFFICULT & REACH FORR SPEECH
Lewisham Youth Theatre, Rofeda Bougaga & Reach for Speech

Sat 6 August 6pm

An evening of work in progress text-based performances exploring issues facing young people today.

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STAYING OUT DIY FASHION SHOW
(for all the family)
Staying Out Collective

Sat 13 Aug 2pm-8pm 

A DIY inspired fashion show, celebrating all the styles and uniqueness in the borough.

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CARNIVAL REFRESHER
(for all the family)
Paige Michel & Youth First

Fri 19 August 2pm-8pm 

Fresh, fun and full of vibes! A community day party celebrating the magic of Caribbean culture and carnival arts!

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