Legacy Youth Voice Applications!
The Legacy Youth Voice is a panel of young diverse group, bursting with ideas and insights, helping to shape the future of the Park and creating opportunities for young east Londoners. Formed four years prior to the London 2012 Games, the project harnesses young people's interest and enthusiasm, and enables them to make a valuable contribution to the regeneration of east London.
Every year since 2008, they recruit 30 new members aged between 14 and 18 from Hackney, Newham, Tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest. Are you ready to be the youth voice in and out for Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park?
All applications must arrive by 18 December 2016. Please click HERE for more information and to make an applications.
Festive Fun at Newham City Farm!
Come along and join in the fun at Newham City Farm
Activities will include meet & greet the animals, face painting, craft activities, refreshment, family carols by Candlelight - from 2.30pm with Ascension Church & St Mark's Church.
Date: Saturday 17 December 2016
Time: 10:00am - 3:30pm
Venue: King George Avenue, Stansfeld Road, E6 5LT
Celebrate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities!
Join activeNewham for a free and fun day of activites for people with disabilities.
Come and try fun activities such as Tai Chi, Zumba, Yoga, Boccia, Table Tennis, chair based exercises and much more! This is an inclusive event open to disabled people and their friends or carers. Refreshments are provided on the day.
Date: Friday 2 December 2016
Time: 10:00am - 2:00pm
Venue: Newham Leisure Centre, Prince Regent Lane, E13 8SD
Please contact activeNewham on 0300 124 0123† to book a place for a group or individually. Email email@example.com for more information.
End of Year Zumba Party!
Join us for the Every Family Active end of year Zumba party at Newham Leisure Centre.
Saturday 3 December 2:00pm – 6:00pm
Location: Newham Leisure Centre, 281 Prince Regents Lane, London, E13 8SD
Instructors: Christine David - Zumba, Dawn Parker - Fight club, Michelle D - Soca & Afrobeats, Jessica Constantine – Boot camp
For more info: Michelle.Daniel@activenewham.org.uk or call 07741293513
Come and join us for the Festive Fun Run 2016!
We had a record attendance at the Halloween Fun Run, now it is time for the Festive Run!
Join us for our Festive Fun Run on Saturday 10 December at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. People of all abilities are welcome to join in either a 5k or 2k fun run, just don’t forget to dress up! A goody bag and medal will be presented to all finishers and two children can run free with every adult. Don’t miss out on the last themed run of 2016!
• Registration 9.30am for 10.00am start @ The Podium Bar & Kitchen, E20 2AD
• Cost: £5 adult, £3 under 12s
Register for the run here
Us Girls programme - Ladies only Zumba session coming soon!
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.
Join us at Stratford School Academy on Monday 5 December at 3:30pm for Community Free Ladies only Zumba session!
For more information call the Customer Service Centre on 0300 124 0123.
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.
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.
Winter is now upon us! Find out what's on this winter 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.
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.
For more information: Coral Nourrice 07718 394756 / firstname.lastname@example.org
• 9.30am at Savage Gardens, London, E6 5NB