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Creative Movement

Fun weekly movement and exercise for high school learners with Beverley Swartz

Creative Drama Sessions

Weekly sessions with Nicole Senekal

Hip Hop Classes

Every Saturday morning with Jazzart 

Book Sharing

For parents of pre-school kids, in partnership with Mikuhulu Trust

Digital Literacy | Denis Goldberg House of Hope

Digital Literacy Courses

Four sessions to learn basic computer skills using the OfficeLibre suite of programs

Circus Skills

Weekly session with Siyabonga (“Bob”) Swelindawo and Portia Kewana

Denis Goldberg House of Hope Music

Group Music-Making

Weekly sessions with Mulalo Mphaphuli on djembe drums, recorders, xylofuns and more….

Hout Bay Hopers

Weekly reading-plus sessions with learners from Silikamva and Hout Bay High, using FunDza and other reading materials

Denis Goldberg Science Makes Art

Science Makes Art

Monthly science-related art-making sessions, in partnership with Cape Town Science Centre

Denis Goldberg Reading with Chloe

Reading With Chloe

Three-weekly sessions for foundation-level learners facilitated by Chloe Coleman

Monthly Movie

Monthly Movie

Screening of diverse movies for older children and youth

Something about Me

The book is written and illustrated by children who participated in our January 2020 holiday programme. Click this link to download “Something About Me”

Holiday Programmes

3-4 days of creativity and fun in each school holiday

Library Denis Goldberg House of Hope


Books for children of different ages in English, isiXhosa and Afrikaans, and biographies and autobiographies from South Africa’s struggle for freedom.

Workshop For Teachers of Art:

February 2020 for staff of local schools and NGOs, with Imbali’s Ruth Sack

Training of Xylofun facilitators:

February 2022 with Pedro Espi-Sanchis



Cape Town Science Centre, Two Oceans Aquarium, Cape Town City Ballet, Zip Zap Circus, World of Birds, Zeitz MOCAA, Norval, Kirstenbosch…

Mask Kit

Access our YouTube Channel

Including the video of Denis Goldberg’s online memorial and a video of the official opening of the Denis Goldberg House of Hope in April 2022