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NIMA ART FESTIVAL, KAWUKUDI PARK (Nima)Saturday, July 7, 2012, 12-8 pm, FREE EXHIBITION & CONCERTALLIANCE FRANCAISE (Airport Area)Thursday, July 12, 6:30 pmExhibition: FREE. Concert: 5 GHS FRICTION,...More>>
Qirv Ventures Brings Acclaimed Photographer James Barnor On A Triumphant Return To Accra for First-Ever Retrospective of His Work in Ghana. ‘Ghana – A Heritage For Ever Young’ Photography Exhibition....More>>
Mrs Jardin's ART Room Lincoln Community School Art Teacher Rebecca Jardin showcasing work from her students on her personal art-teacher's blog. Art Exhibition - Just the Beginning (May 16- 26...More>>
The Dei CentreAfrica.esJuly 1 - 13 2012The photographic works of seven African artists who give their personal view of seven Spanish cities: Nii Obodai from Ghana, Patrick Wokmeni from Cameroon,...More>>
Colouring Pages. Click on the link to the left to download all the pages and create your own coloring book! Images from The Coloring Castle and HelloKids online
The Junior Art Club is an Accra-based NGO that builds children’s education and creative skills and empowers them financially through the arts - with painting, photography, theatre, dance, music,...More>>
Unique Ceramics offers pottery lessons for children and adults; lesson fees include instruction, clay, firing and use of tools; call for lesson schedule. Location:Located on road behind Gulf House off...More>>
Yumiko Yokoyama for individual or small group times. Yumiko teaches origami, drawing Telephone:024 5471479, 024 5471479
Kbaka Design (Ben the wire guy). Using household paraphenalia (toothpaste caps, bottle tops, empty tins, wire) Ben creates small sculptures such as vespas, biplanes. Also paintings, pictorial...More>>
Artsy Kraftsy Kids. Thelma Asiedu runs arts and crafts workshops on Saturdays. E-mail for monthly schedule.AccraTelephone:024 2831831 Email:artsykraftsykidsgh@yahoo.com
Nubuke FoundationOur weekend Art worshops are ongoing for children and adults. The three major workshops currently running are Accessories with beads, Adinkra Symbols and Self Portrait. Location: 7...More>>
Summer Shakespeare is a series of Shakespeare-themed theatre-related events for young people in Accra. These events, beginning in June 2012, range from acting workshops, and performances to poetry...More>>
Animals
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Burma Camp Saddle Club
Category:Animals
Price:GHS 12.00 for a 50 minutes lesson or ride
Description:

Accra. Off Burma Camp Rd; turn into main entrance and go through security gate and one light; go right at the round cement building; at the end of the road, follow signs, turn right and then take the first left; the stable is straight ahead.

T              (020) 8135898/ (027) 565923

Mr. Bempe  (020) 8135898

This camp is run by the military and offers horse rental for leisure riding; arrangements can be made to board or lease a horse; to join you must pay a small membership fee, which includes the first month of riding; subsequent monthly fees allow you unlimited riding time during regular riding hours; lessons are available on a week by week basis.

Classes
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Ghana Yoga! Community Class Baby/Children/TeenYogaPlay for fun and bonding, modified by age group, so developmentally appropriate Heidi Amegayibor/SIMRAN PREET KAUR is a qualified nurse, specialized...More>>
Price: 10-12GhC/class
Alliance Francaise. French classes for children (summer) and adults, and some English classes for native French speakers. Private at home tutoring can be arranged. Also hosts numerous cultural events....More>>
French language tutors; can come to your home. Location:Osu Telephone:024 3525992
Mmofra Foundation. We see a range of competencies in reading in our language club sessions from highly capable young readers to functional illiteracy. Our reading clinics respond with diagnostic and...More>>
Music
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Yexoese Traditional Dance and Drum School. Robert Fugah teaches at GIS and the French school; will come to location convenient for you. Telephone:024...More>>
The Piano Lab. Victor Mandeson, musician, teacher. Location:108 St. Francis Road , Supermarket Junction Haatso, Accra Telephone:028 8223379
Eagles’ Nest Foundation. Aunti Babba Lindsay teaches drumming/dance at New Horizons (4 - 8 yrs) but also comes out to private venues or schools and can teach groups of any age. Location:Saturday...More>>
Clement Korlety-Sackey. Piano and guitar. Technician. Telephone:030 2403566, 024 4702661 Email:ksacgh@hotmail.com
Kids & Yoga! Cantonments, Accra E cristin@kidsandyoga.com W http://www.kidsandyoga.com/ American Yoga Teacher/Trainer offering classes, private sessions, and birthday parties; for babies,...More>>
Indian Classical Dance E suma_raju@hotmail.com Suma Varma Raju Taught by Mrs. Suma Varma Raju.
Eagles' Nest Foundation Sat am at New Horizon School, 4th Circular Rd and Cantonments Circle, on the southwest corner Accra Sat 10am - noon T 024 467 0267 Aunti Babba Lindsay teaches...More>>
Charles Emmanuel Dawson-Otoo Gives piano lessons. Will come to your home T 0244 534 354
Playgroups
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Pippa’s Health Centre Ringway Estates, Accra 2969, ACCRA M,W,F 10:00 - 11:45 Tumble tots is for children 1-3 years and includes physical activities, soft play, dance and creative play.
Tiny Feet British High Commission compound, Osu Avenue Ext, off Ring Rd just past Police Headquarters. Osu, Accra Monday 9.30-11.30am Ages 0-4 Parents and Nannies Welcome Wednesday 9.30-11.30am...More>>
Science
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Ghana Planetarium. Offers an interactive experience for children and adults. Mostly group bookings for a number of different shows.Special events for the public feature planetarium shows, astronomy...More>>
Price: Adults - GHc5, Students/Children - GHc3
Omari Computek Institute of Computer Studies and Services At 85 Ring Road East Labone, Accra OS468, AccraT (021) 776212E info@mjcompany.com.gh Offers individual or group classes in basic Microsoft...More>>
Sports
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Kiddie Soccer/Futball organised by Legon Moms When: Saturdays at 4-5pm Where: University of Ghana Legon Soccer field Coach: Nana Kwame...Very nice guy who works well with children. Contact: Mikelle...More>>
Price: 5GHC/child/session
Pippas Health Centre Pippa’s Health Centre is Ghana’s premier Health and Fitness Club. Pippa’s Gym, as we are affectionately called, has over the past fifteen years led the way in providing health and...More>>
Lizzy Sports Complex LocationE. Legon Telephone:0302 521 831 12 weeks Football Training Programme (Tues, Thurs 4.30pm-6 pm and Sat 8am-10am)1 Training Session a Week GHC 230.002 Training Sessions a...More>>
Ghana Baseball and Softball Association (GHABSA). Children ages 7-15 are invited to play tee-ball, coach-pitch or ‘little league’ baseball according to age each Saturday morning at a game organized...More>>
Felix' Fitness & Sports Academy Summer CampFelix’ Fitness & Total Fitness Health Club present their summer of fun and sports program at A& C Square, East Legon. Open to children between the ages of...More>>
Albatross Swimming School Airport Residential Area Accra CE 12251, Tema M–F 6am - 2.30pm/6pm-9pm W 6am - 12/6pm-9pm Sat 6am-6pm Sun 6am-10am/3.30pm-6pm Public Holiday: 6am-12 noon T 024 310 6908
Football/SoccerGhana International School 2nd Circular Road, Near Cantonments P & T Cantonments, Accra CT 2856, Cantonments Sa: 9:30amT (021) 777163; (021) 775143F (021) 774379E...More>>
TennisAviation Social CentreAirport By-pass Rd. AccraT 701 1280; 780 215; 780 279F 701 1281E ascl@ghana.com, enquires@aviationsocialcentre.comW http://www.aviationsocialcentre.com/ This club offers a...More>>
Cinema/DVD
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Silverbird MOVIE SCHEDULEFriday, 29th June 2012 – Thursday, 5th July, 2012 BRAVEStarring: Kelly Macdonald, Billy Connolly and Emma ThompsonDirected By: Mark Andrews, Brenda ChapmanGenre: Animation...More>>
Price: Student - GHS 10 Child - GHS 7
Box Top UpThe first internet based movie and television show subscription service in Ghana. Their mission is to become the most convenient way to join movies and TV shows.Phone...More>>
Price: Basic Plan 24GHC/mo
Indoor Fun
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KIDS CONCEPT
Category:Indoor Fun
Price:a) The walk-in individual sessions priced at GHS20 (Ghana Cedis) per class b) All six sessions costs GHS100 (Ghana Cedis)
Description:
KIDS CONCEPT. Fun "learn while you play" activities for children.

Contact: Shalu

Mobile: 0240 954262

Email: sg.kidsconcept@gmail.com

Venue: Rima House.

29, Mango Tree Avenue, Accra, Ghana
Literary
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SyTris Bookservice has three Shops (GIMPA & Osu & Radford Uni, E. Legon). We offer an ordering service for Institutions, Firms and Individuals delivering to you any book or publication. So long as...More>>
The first IBBY Ghana/Golden Baobab Workshop for Illustrators of Children's stories will take place in Accra this July. This will be a 9-Day workshop facilitated by Meshack Asare, one of Africa's...More>>
Library
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Osu Children' Library Fund(OCLF) Kathy Knowles Community Library, Accra OCLF’s first permanent library is a converted 40-foot shipping container. Programs include storytimes, literacy classes,...More>>
A Community Children's Library with some activities in the Canadian teaching school (to train primary education teachers).It's open to the public and is free. Location: Located on the IPS Road in E...More>>
Price: Free
Outdoor Fun
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Ghana Sailing ClubOpen Fun RacesOn the third Sunday of nearly every month we hold our "Fun Race". This is an open day at the club, and visitors are strongly encouraged. You need not be a guest of a...More>>
Price: 10GHC (Guest fee)
PLAY GYM AMUSEMENT PARK. Arising out of the ashes of The Trade Fair Grounds, is a new Children's park like no other, the Play Gym! Are you looking for fun and an inexpensive way to spend your...More>>
Rufus Green: Your greenest conference venue ever. We also have a playground, a restaurant, outdoor games, an outdoor lounge and an open air stage. Ideal for company outings, church picnics, weddings...More>>
Marvels Mini Golf. A fun-filled round on our beautiful 18-hole mini-golf course and Clubhouse with great food, desserts and atmosphere.Forest Avenue, Abelenkpe Traffic LightDzorwulu, Accra Tel: 0302...More>>
PlayGarden Family Entertainment Centre. Water sports, bungee jumping, electric cars and more! Location: Plot no. 82, Airport West, Accra Tel: +233 200 738 388
Kidz Cottage. Garden full of play equipment for children. Some seating under the trees. Location:Across the road from Galaxy Int’l School, Airport West, Accra Telephone:030...More>>
Aburi Botanical Gardens. Although the gardens have lost some of their former glory, it is a pleasant place for kids to run around, or for a walk amongst the trees. Look up the big hollow tree; see the...More>>
University Botanical Gardens. Pretty green space with small lake, kids playground and pedal cars to hire; snack bar and drinks served. Location:Behind University of Ghana, Atomic Rd, 5 min west of...More>>
Music
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Yexoese Traditional Dance and Drum School. Robert Fugah teaches at GIS and the French school; will come to location convenient for you. Telephone:024...More>>
The Piano Lab. Victor Mandeson, musician, teacher. Location:108 St. Francis Road , Supermarket Junction Haatso, Accra Telephone:028 8223379
Eagles’ Nest Foundation. Aunti Babba Lindsay teaches drumming/dance at New Horizons (4 - 8 yrs) but also comes out to private venues or schools and can teach groups of any age. Location:Saturday...More>>
Clement Korlety-Sackey. Piano and guitar. Technician. Telephone:030 2403566, 024 4702661 Email:ksacgh@hotmail.com
Kids & Yoga! Cantonments, Accra E cristin@kidsandyoga.com W http://www.kidsandyoga.com/ American Yoga Teacher/Trainer offering classes, private sessions, and birthday parties; for babies,...More>>
Indian Classical Dance E suma_raju@hotmail.com Suma Varma Raju Taught by Mrs. Suma Varma Raju.
Eagles' Nest Foundation Sat am at New Horizon School, 4th Circular Rd and Cantonments Circle, on the southwest corner Accra Sat 10am - noon T 024 467 0267 Aunti Babba Lindsay teaches...More>>
Charles Emmanuel Dawson-Otoo Gives piano lessons. Will come to your home T 0244 534 354
Dance
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Mandy Fouracre Dance Academy
Category:Dance
Description:
Mandy Fouracre Dance Academy. Dance classes for girls and boys three years and above. Ballet lessons following the Royal Academy of Dancing (RAD) syllabus, Tap and Modern Dance. Students are offered the opportunity to perform and to take RAD examinations.

Location:
Pippa’s Health Center, 3 locations: 
- 5 Fifth Ringway Link, Ringway Estates, Accra; 030 2224488; 
- Central Mall, near Tema oil refinery in heavy industrial area, Tema; 030 3304916; 
- East Legon

Opening Hours:
Ringway: M – F: 5:30am-9pm, Sa: 7am-2pm, Su: Closed
Tema: M - F 6am - 9pm, Sat 7am - 2pm

Email:
info@pippasfitness.com
Events & Party Planners
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PlanIt GhanaLocation PMB CT 71, Cantonments, Accra, GhanaHours Mon - Fri: 9:00 am - 6:00 pmContact InfoPhone 264546565+233204304555+233302939026Email info@planitghana.com │ BB...More>>
Fun and MoreFun & More, The Children’s Party and Toy Hire Company is focused on providing an exceptional and enjoyable experience for children. We hire out the following:Pedal carsBouncy castles - UK...More>>
Getaways
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Stone Lodge
Category:Getaways
Description:
45-minute drive from Accra past the Shai Hills Reserve towards the Akosombo Township. Located 66 kilometers from Accra, 5 kilometers off the Tema-Akosombo road, towards Asutsuare.
 
T 020-829-2268, 024-454-9124, 020-080-3210, 024-401-7898, 030-293-9319
E info@stonelodge.biz, vanessa@stonelodge.biz
W htp://www.stonelodge.biz
Tutoring
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Private Math Tutor
Category:Tutoring
Description:
Kofi Bart-Plange offers home/private math lessons to kids (individuals and small groups) of all ages, with tons of experience handling kids with learning disorders and difficulties. He also offers test prep services for exams like the SAT (both verbal and quantitative).

Contact: 0244728641 

Email : kbplange@gmail.com.
Circus
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Circo Il Florilegio
Category:Circus
Price:GHS 10, 15 and 25 for 3rd. 2nd and 1st class
Description:

This is the first ever Circus show in Ghana. Not to be missed. Share the magic around: the Circus is here and it's worth seeing!

The shows started on Saturday March 3, 2012 and will continue as long as they have an audience. After Accra they may be going to Kumasi and Takoradi  for only a month each.

Visit Il Florilegio website and see the video.

The show lasts two hours. 

Circus lovers can buy tickets at the Circus at the Children's Park, Koala Supermarket in Osu or at Accra Mall.

Showtimes: 
Tuesday 18:00
Friday 18:00 - 20:30
Saturday & Sunday 15:00 - 18:00

Location: Efua Sutherland Children's Park along Independence Avenue near the National Theatre in Accra Central.
Access: there is no entrance to the park on Independence Avenue. Visitors must turn at the National Theater traffic light, go along the park and take the first left on the road ruuning along the east side of the park. Note that there is no left turn so one has to go further and make a U-Turn, either at the next traffic light (forbiden...) or further.

Museums
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The National Museum
Category:Museums
Price:GH¢ 0.30 -USD 5.00
Description:
The National Museum  has three main galleries: these deal respectively with Ghana’s past; her traditions; and with the country’s arts culture. The galleries present exhibits on prehistoric Africa; they display sculptures and paintings from pioneering and contemporary artists; and they provide examples of traditional attire, local musical instruments, and sacred tribal artefacts such as Asante ancestral stools, traditionally believed to be the receptacle of the soul of the chief who sat on them.

The Museum also boasts a sculpture garden, displaying, amongst other artworks, life-size statues of historical figures such as Kwame Nkrumah, the first president of Ghana.  There is the chance to have a guided tour of the museum. The museum’s gift shop offers a variety of traditional Ghanaian handicrafts such as baskets, jewellery, pottery and woodcarvings.  

Other facilities include a Library, a Conservation Laboratory, the Education Hall, which is used for conferences, seminars and workshops, a “Sculpture Garden”.

Opening hours 
Between 9.00am and 4.30pm daily.   

Location:
The National museum is located at No. 2 Barnes Road in Central Accra

Entrance Fees
Visitor Category Entrance Fee*
Pupils from Primary to JHS 3 GH¢  0.30
SHS Students GH¢  0.50
Tertiary Students with ID GH¢  1.00
Ghanaian Adults GH¢  2.00
Foreign Children USD  1.00 or its equivalent in Ghana cedis
Foreign Students with ID USD  4.00 or its equivalent in Ghana cedis
Adult Foreigners USD  5.00 or its equivalent in Ghana cedis
*Entrance fees were reviewed in February 2011

Contact details:

Street Address:     2 Barnes Road, Adabraka, Accra
Postal Address:     P.O. Box GP 3343, Accra
Telephone:           +233 302 221633 / 500263
Fax:                     +233 302 222401
Email Address:      gmmb-acc@africaonline.com.gh
Website:               www.ghanamuseums.org

Photography
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Senyuiedzorm Awusi Adadevoh
Category:Photography
Description:
Senyuiedzorm Awusi Adadevoh
Solvers Ghana
CEO & Publisher of Sports Unlimited · Accra, Ghana
Taking meanful story-telling photos of Sports events & Personalities nationally and internationally.
PO Box 421 MD Acccra,Ghana

Email: senyuie2003@yahoo.co.uk, su.photoj@gmail.com


Explore
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Adventure Junkies Opened January 30, 2012ADVENTURE JUNKIES is an event concept organized by SUSUGA MEDIA LIMITED to promote tourism sites by giving it an adventurous and fun feel so young people will...More>>
Ruth Kwakwa...Ideas Ruth Kwakwa Ideas presents Spain, from July 19 – 31 2012, for upbeat, switched-on and curious teens. ** I lived in Spain as a 16-yr old exchange student and highly recommend it!...More>>
Camps
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Lincoln Community School Summer Camp 2012 (till July 20)Date: Monday, June 11, 2012To: Friday, July 20, 2012Venue: Lincoln Community SchoolAddress: Abelempke, AccraOrganiser: Lincoln...More>>
Price: USD$300
Anomabo Beach Resort The resort is located at Anomabo, 116km west of the capital of Accra, off the coastal road. The town was once a major slave-trading centre and has one of the many castles that dot...More>>
Discovery Club Summer Camp 2012 Summer Residential Holiday Camp Accra, Ghana (ages 6-16) Dates: July 8-14, 2012 and July 15-21, 2012 What: Sports, Language Immersion, Community Service, bike...More>>
Price: $700 Per Session (DC) / $6,000 (EC)