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    Easter Daze 2013 – things to do

    easterdazePicmarch2013As always Waltham Forest have produced a great holiday activity supplement to keep you informed about what is going on during the holiday break.

    You can view, print or download a pdf copy of Easter Daze 2013 here.

    Choices of venue and a great range of activities for the the whole age range of your family. get your free e-copy of Easter Daze here.

    Have a good seasonal break!

    The Legacy of Independence

    blackHistoryMonthPic6October 2012 will see a wide range of activities and events to celebrate Black History Month in Waltham Forest. The theme this year is ‘The Legacy of Independence’.

    You can find a free online booklet from Waltham Forest mapping the celebration here.

    Inside you will find events for children and families, history events and film screenings and workshops. Some events will charge a small entrance fee, but those taking place in Borough libraries and at the Vestry House Museum are free.

    Waltham Forest have a complete diary web page for Black History Month events, making it easy to find an event near you – find it online here.

    For parents, carers and with some titles for children, the Borough library service have created a recommended reading list for the month. You can see it here…

    2012 Festival of Sport

    boxingPicThe FREE 2012 Festival of Sport promises to be an exhilarating weekend of sport for all the family.

    You’ll be able to watch the action from the 2012 Games live on our giant screens whilst chatting to sporting professionals and local sports clubs about how to improve your game and watching sport demonstrations.

    Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th August 2012, 11am-7pm

    Waltham Forest Town Hall Complex, Forest Road, Walthamstow E17 4JF

    Waltham Forest Pool and Track, Chingford Road, Walthamstow E17 5AA

    You can read more, and register for information, on the Waltham Forest Big 6 web pages – see more here.

    New Mums Group on Wednesday!

    teenMumPicDid you know that we held a group especially for new mums every Wednesday morning?

    At this drop-in session you can call in for a drink and a chat, meet other new mums like you and let your little one play with the soft toys and activities set up for you by our Play and Learn team.

    Come on in, don’t be shy and we look forward to seeing you between 9.30am and 11.30am at the Centre.

    You can find out location map on our main web site here,  where you can see all our activity locations in this area.

    Why not check out our weekly newsletter to see what else we are up to. We’d love you to join us.

    The Chingford Hall team

    Autumn Daze 2011

    autumnDaze2011pic-mA new edition of Autumn Daze is now available online to download. See more here for the 2011 edition.

    This great Waltham Forest publication offers parents and carers information about activities available on the borough for the forthcoming half-term break.

    There are details of things to do for children under five, for children between five and ten years, as well as for young people aged eleven to nineteen years of age.

    You can also find activities for the whole family – from Brooks Farm activity sessions to spectacular firework display.

    Check out the pdf version here. Free pdf software available here.

    New things at our Centre!

    babyFacePicWe have just updated our Centre main web page with exciting new events and sessions for you.

    You can see details of our Story Time sessions, dates for free baby clinics, as well as details of our Family Support Programme from Janet and Maria.

    Look for details of our new Baby Signing sessions too.

    Whether you visit us at the Centre or use our services at satellite locations you can check out our Centre home page here.

    You can also see our new Autumn events calendar here too, for September & October 2011.

    If you do – thanks for dropping in to see us!

    The Chingford Hall Team.

    Holiday activities at the Centre

    faceButtonWe have just posted our summer holiday activity timetable on our web site.

    You can see what we’re doing during August, everything including…

    • Outdoor play
    • Fun with food
    • Film Friday
    • A day at the beach!
    • ZumbAtomic
    • Splashing About and more…

    Have a look at what we’re doing, why not check out the times, costs and the details on our website here.