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We have a fun, decorative space at the rear of the shop perfect for parties.  With a bespoke mural from Rose Hill Designs, a bright Brilliant Neon Ltd sign and a host of pinwheels and pompoms, little to no decoration is required prior to your big day.  We offer two types of party packages, music/dance and craft depending on the age of your child.  Hire is available on Saturdays from 2pm and all day Sundays.  Please use the contact form below to query availability, include your dates, party type and numbers of attendees.

Musical Parties

For ages 0-5 years.  A maximum of 15 children can join this Lucy Sparkles party complete with live musician, rhymes, action songs, parachute play, props, puppets and bubbles. A variety of themes are available and optional extras include glitter tattoos, face-painting and pass the parcel.

Price includes 2 hour venue hire and 1 hour party entertainment, the remaining time is available for light party food, setting up and tidying.


Craft Parties

For ages 7-12 years.  Join Katie from the Sewcial Circle for a hands-on project full of stitching fun.  Choose from one of three activities (mice in matchbox beds, felt owl friends or pom-pom headbands), children will be able to take their finished project home (doubles up as a goody bag!)  

Each craft party lasts 2 hours which will allow for your choice of cake/light snack. Price includes tutor for 12 children, 2.5 hours venue hire (to include clearing up time), materials and equipment.

£270 (please contact us for a quote for fewer children, minimum of 6)



Smallprint is a beautiful children's bookshop in Forest Hill.  We have a dedicated activity space at the rear of the shop plus the opportunity to use the main shop space upon agreement and for an extra charge.  We have two toilets, one with baby change facilities, a small kitchenette with microwave, fridge and kettle.  

Free parking is available on the street at weekends, additional parking is available in Sainsbury's (off Pearcefield Avenue).

Please note: Your booking may coincide with a booking at the adjacent venue, ABC Studios.  It this is the case the kitchenette and toilets will be shared and some space may be limited.  There are plentiful surfaces for you to store your food in Smallprint if this is required.

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