Free Activities for Young People

AMP (Arts, Media and Performing Arts) is a rolling programme of different activities that are rotated each term, to keep our Youth Offer fresh and exciting. We are now offering young people the opportunity to deliver their own activities for the benefit of other young people in Waltham Forest. Below are the activities currently on offer.

Dance Workshop: Wednesdays

Location: Studio Three
Phone: 020 8509 4600
Time: 4.30pm – 6.00pm
Age: 11–21 years
Cost: Free
Level: Beginners and Intermediate

Take part in friendly and welcoming dance workshops for both beginners and intermediate level. This is an exciting workshop led by ISO Dance Company. Exploring a range of dance styles Everyone has to start somewhere, and there’s no better place to learn to dance than at our Dance Classes.

These courses are ideal for anyone looking to boost confidence and pick up a variety of expressive dance moves. You’ll be impressing your friends on the dance floor in just a few weeks.

Filmmaking: Thursdays

Location: Youth Space
Phone: 020 8509 4600
Age: 11–19 years

Time: 4.30pm – 6.30pm

Cost: Free
Level: Beginners and Intermediate

 Why not come along to YMCA Walthamstow and create you very own Film. We have state of the art Apple Mac computers and photography Equipment. A great way to make new friends and create an animation piece to be screened in our centre and on our social media platforms. This is a fun way to learn new skills such as filming, animation and much more.

No need to book just turn up at the start of the session

Everyone taking part in our activities needs to register. If not already registered, please download and complete the registration form and email back to us at or bring along to your first session.