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FREE SwingTrain Fitness Masterclass!
Coming soon for one day only at Atherton Leisure Centre!
3.30pm - 4.30pm Tuesday 25 October 2016

SwingTrain is a high-intensity dance cardio workout inspired by the joyful, energetic sounds of Charleston, Swing, Gospel, Rhythm & Blues, Electro Swing, and Hot Jazz. These total-body exercise classes are suitable for all levels and the music is so infectious that you won't even realise you're working out. Our first-rate instructors will lead you through a series of fun, follow-along moves and interactive choreography guaranteed to get you sweating and smiling!

A spooktacular Halloween awaits you at activeNewham!
Are you brave enough to take part in our spooky Halloween Parties? Join us for a day full of action packed family fun.
We have themed discos and games for entertainment, and best of all our swimming pools will be decorated in the scariest Halloween style with the water being turned red! Costumes will make your day even more fun so be sure to dress up or our monsters and ghouls may come after you! 

For information on our Halloween parties at Atherton and Newham Leisure Centres, please visit the Halloween at activeNewham page

Join us for a spooky apple day at Newham City Farm on Sunday 23 October!
Click here for information on the event.

Make the most of your half term with activeNewham!
Get active this upcoming half term and check out the wide range of fun activities available to you.

As ever, activeNewham have a huge schedule of great activities available for children and families for the upcoming October half term. This includes leisure centre activities, sports camps, family days and fun on the farm!

For more information and the full schedule, please visit the October half term page.

You are invited to join the Millions Miles Together challenge
Come and get involved in Newham's Million Miles Together and help us reach one million miles together!

We’re going to do a million miles of activity together as a community in just 100 days. Anyone can join in as an individual or as part of a team. Your team can be any number of people; family members, friends, workmates or classmates at your school. 

You can log absolutely any kind of activity to count towards yours, your team’s or your Community Neighbourhood’s total. Examples could include; walking the dog, gardening or a game of football. You could take a yoga class, PE lessons, go swimming or dance the night away. Even walking the extra 1000 steps with a mate to the next bus stop, will earn you and Newham an extra half mile. You log it and our unique distance calculator will convert it to miles for you!

Register now by clicking the link below to set up your personal and team pages so you can take part in your Newham community challenge.

Register Here!

Halloween Fun Run!
Join us for a scary themed fun run at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
People of all abilities are welcome to join in either a 5k or 2k fun run, all we ask is you dress up as scary as you can! A ghoulish goody bag and medal will be presented to all finishers and two children can run free with every adult. So come and join in at this fun family event this halloween!
• Registration 9.30am for 10am start. Saturday 29 October. The Podium Bar and Kitchen, E20 2AD

• Cost: £5 adult, £3 under 12s

For information on all the Halloween activites we have planned, please visit the Halloween at activeNewham page

Newham Council has lots of free 

activities and events to join in with this winter – and they are all free!
The ParkLives programme is suitable for everyone, no matter what your age or ability.
Find out what's on here.

Go Wild! Family Club
Children of all ages and their families and carers are invited to join the free Go Wild!
sessions at East Ham Nature Reserve.

Have fun exploring the reserve and getting to know the wildlife that lives there.
You'll be able to build dens, make crafts, and play in the beautiful surroundings.
There will be the chance to learn about the different seasons, and the animals and plants that call the nature reserve their home.
Sessions take place on the 3rd Saturday of the month from 12.00pm - 2.30pm.
East Ham Nature Reserve, Norman Road, London E6 6HN
• Find out more information here or call the Customer Service Centre on 0300 124 0123. 


Join the Us Girls programme

Us Girls is the fantastic female only programme for women aged between 14 - 25 years of age.
Our  female instructors will ensure you have lots of fun, get fit and make new friends with our brilliant range of activities.
From learning to roller skate to fencing you will be able to learn new skills in a friendly and supportive environment.
For more information visit our female sport and fitness page or call the Customer Service Centre on 0300 124 0123.

Great Run Local Newham
Every Sunday Newham residents can enjoy a free fun run for people of all ages.
The weekly run takes place at New Beckton Park every Sunday at 9.30am and involves a timed 2k and 5k run. The event is free and families are welcomed including children and buggies. The run is part of a network of free, weekly, friendly running events delivered by fantastic local organisers and volunteers.
Every Sunday
Fee: Free
For more information: Coral Nourrice 07718 394756 / cnourrice@englandathletics.org
• 9.30am at Savage Gardens, London, E6 5NB

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