10 summer activities to do with kids in Putney

Summer holidays are upon us and, with them, comes the pressure to find fun activities to keep your kids occupied. If you’re worried about them spending too much time staring at a computer screen, we are here to save the day with a list of things they can do out and about in Putney.  

1. Swimming

Fancy a swim? Offering lessons for all age groups, Putney’s newest swimming pool  GetSetGo is the perfect place for kids and adults to enjoy the water this summer.  

2. Picnics in Putney’s Parks

Having fun this summer doesn’t have to be expensive. There is no better way to enjoy the warm weather than with a picnic in the park. Try Leaders Gardens or Wandsworth Park. You can grab some picnic snacks at Tesco, Sainsbury’s or Waitrose too.

3. Crafting with Pitter Potter

It can be difficult for kids to stay in touch with their creative side outside the school timetable. Visit Pitter Potter to get creative painting pottery with your kids. 

4. Drama at Putney Arts Theatre

If your child is interested in acting, Group 64 deliver exciting summer projects at Putney Arts Theatre for them to get involved in over the holidays.  

5. Summer Reading Challenge

If your child is interested in acting, Group 64 deliver exciting summer projects at Putney Arts Theatre for them to get involved in over the holidays.  

6. Crazy Golf at Jungle Rumble

Put your crazy golf skills to some use at Jungle Rumble on Putney High Street.

7. Rainy days at the Cinema

On a rainy day, nothing beats a cinema trip. At Odeon Luxe, you can enjoy a film of your choice in comfort. If you have older children, you could book the newly released ‘Barbie’ (12A).  

8. Riverside Cycling

On a rainy day, nothing beats a cinema trip. At Odeon Luxe, you can enjoy a film of your choice in comfort. If you have older children, you could book the newly released ‘Barbie’ (12A).  

9. Ice Cream!

Nothing beats an ice cream in summer but sometimes you might find yourself without an ice cream van in sight. If this is the case, head to Creams on Putney High Street for a wide selection of flavours.  

10. Summer School at Putney School of Art and Design

Summer schools at Putney School of Art and Design are available to book. From kids’ art clubs to adult classes, there is something on offer for everyone.  

Whatever you get up to this summer, make sure your kids are reaping Putney for all the delights it has to offer. Keep an eye on our website and social media for more suggestions on what to get up to in the local area.  

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