General News

Introducing Rosebud Centre For Girls

Rosebud Academy is in full bloom: we are rebranding as Rosebud Centre For Girls. We will continue to provide exclusive support services free of charge to young women under 19. Our new website is now and our social networking links have updated accordingly. We have also relocated to new premises: visit us at the …


Belly Dancing For Fitness

Rosebud Academy presents: Belly Dancing Christmas Taster! Saturday 14th December 2013 from 2pm with the amazing performer and pro belly dancer, Honey. Don’t miss it!  


Fashion Design Taster Workshop

Rosebud is very excited to announce a special workshop in Fashion Design. We are very privileged to have the talented artist and textile designer Janine Prevost on board. Dont miss it: Saturday 14th December 2013 at Rosebud Academy HQ 11am – 1pm (Free for 11-19 year olds)


Jewellery Making Workshop

At Rosebud, we are running a Jewellery Making Workshop taster session during the half-term week. This introductory session will give you an idea of what’s to come when the sessions take off fully later this year. VENUE: Rosebud Academy Girls’ Centre 8 Kellner Road (Off Nathan Way) Thamesmead, SE28 0AX DATE: Friday 1st November, 2013 …


3 Day Music Workshop

At Rosebud, we are holding a special 3-Day Music Workshop during the winter half term week, which will be led by the talented singer-songwriter Robyn Henry. During these sessions, you will learn how to project your voice, sing in harmony and how to write songs. This will be followed by an experimental music workshop led …


Mosaic Arts Workshop

At Rosebud, we will be running a fantastic creative arts workshop in Mosaics, a traditional artform that uses glass, mirrors, ceramics and china to create beautiful ornaments. Mosaics are a very creative and expressive artform and there is no limit to what you can do with it. Each participant will be provided with a template …


Healthy Eating and Cookery Club

VENUE: The Pavilion, Bostal Gardens Viola Avenue (Off McLeod Road) Abbey Wood, SE2 0TQ DATE: Every Monday starting from 14th October, 2013 TIME: 4 – 6 pm For further details, Contact: 0208 0011 782; 07956 427 194 or email:


Jewllery Making To Start Soon

Jewellery Making Workshop will soon begin at Rosebud, you will be working with the famed Jewellery Designer Brenda Mason of Hughy Bee Jewellery. We have structured the workshop you enable you complete a finished piece within the timeframe, this is a great opportunity to create some fabulous Christmas presents for your friends and loved ones. …


Confidence Building and Personal Development Workshop

Rosebud Academy presents: Confidence Building and Personal Development Workshop Four life-transforming sessions on personal development and building your level of confidence DATES: Every Saturday from 21st September, 2013 till 12th October, 2013 VENUE: DORIC Centre, 8 Kellner Road, (Off Nathan Way), Thamesmead, SE28 0AX TIME:  10am to 3pm Lunch will be provided and as usual, …


Zumba Dance Classes

Zumba classes are back! …with a BANG!!!!! This will give you the chance to have fun and enjoy “fitness-party” exercise classes. And the best part of it all, is that it’s free! Every Friday from 6-7pm at Bostall Gardens in Abbeywood. We hope to see you there and be sure to bring along any friends, …


Mosaics Workshop

An exciting new Mosaic Workshop comes to Rosebud this summer! The workshop is running throughout September and is free for young women between 11-19 years Venue: Clockhouse Community Centre Defiance Walk Woolwich Dockyard London SE18 5QL Call Sarah to register on 07944 734 553 or email sarah @


Half Term Out!

Rosebud has a loaded half term programme for young people covering practical workshops from Dance to Drama and Acting to Discussions on life, relationships and more.


Adding Flavour to Christmas

Annual Christmas Festivities: Listening Ears in our usual fashion, held an annual Christmas party to celebrate 2011 and welcome in 2012. The event was held at the Bostall Gardens Centre and included performances and an interactive Q&A session between our young Rosebud members and the over 50s. The intergenerational exchange also included a special performance. Watch …


ZUMBA Dance Classes

FREE Zumba Dance Classes ZUMBA Dance is an exhilarating and energetic dance workout that is sure to keep you fit and provides bags of fun. The classes are scheduled into 2 segments with teenagers’ classes running from 5pm – 6pm and Adults 6:30pm – 7:30pm. Classes begin on Friday 2nd September 2011 at our Bostal …


Rosebud Project: Greenwich in focus

Rosebud is a project for young ladies between 13 and 19 years old.  Its aim is to support, nurture and mentor young ladies in readiness for womanhood in relation to careers, apprentiships, work, learning skills, study, and socially. Young women can benefit from many aspects including: Vocational Skills Development One-to-One Mentoring Healthy Eating & Weight …


Jewellery making with Rosebud

Would you like to make your own jewellery? Rosebud is to hold a FREE short course Jewellery Making on the 1st and 8th of July at the Mulberry Childrens Centre. 4.30pm – 7.30pm


Health and Well Being Workshops

Well being, healthy eating and lifestyle changes is not all about strict rules and unbearable ‘diets’. Rosebud has specifically designed this new Workshop for our participants aged between 13 -19. It encourages creativity in the kitchen and a hands-on approach to cooking healthy meals and shopping within budget. We also cover weight management and provide …