We have some great sessions available for children, young people and families in Medway.

Doodle 'N' Draw

Free creative drawing sessions for young people. Suitable for ages 11 to 18.

Event details

  • Day: Every Saturday
  • Time: 2pm to 4pm
  • Location: Chatham Library, Dock Road, Chatham, ME4 4TX.

For more details and to reserve your space, email childfriendly@medway.gov.uk.

For the Love of Reading

Pop-up community story time and craft events

Find out more about our pop-up community story time and craft events.

Soft play and story corner

Find out more about our free soft play and story corner event.

Drop-in football

Weekly drop-in football sessions running from 20 April 2023 until 29 September 2023. Delivered by coaches from Medway Sport.

Session details

All sessions are held at Strood Sports Centre, Watling Street, Strood, ME2 3JQ.

  • Ages 7 to 10 years old: Thursdays, 4.30pm to 5.30pm
  • Ages 11 to 14 years old: Fridays, 5.30pm to 6.30pm.

No need to book for these sessions just turn up and play.

For any additional information, email medwaysports@medway.gov.uk.

Mini Nucleus

A free weekly sensory and messy play session. 

Session details

  • Day: Thursday morning
  • Time: 10am to 12pm
  • Location: Nucleus Art Centre Chatham, 272 High Street, Chatham, ME4 4BP
  • Ages: 0 to 4 years.


You need to book this session through the Nucleus Arts website.

Partner events

Wild about Capstone

For more details about this event at Capstone Farm Country Park, see our Visit Medway website.