What's On in Newham

 
Sessions at Hackney City Farm Borough wide
15-Nov-13 to 15-Nov-15
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We have two sessions at the weekends: The Mini Farmers Club is held every Saturday morning from 10.30–12.30. It's a great way for younger kids to learn about nature, make arts...

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Sessions at Hackney City Farm Borough wide
15-Nov-13 to 15-Nov-15
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We have two sessions at the weekends: The Mini Farmers Club is held every Saturday morning from 10.30–12.30. It's a great way for younger kids to learn about nature, make arts...

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Knit and knatter Canning Town Library Canning Town
25-Dec-13 to 25-Dec-15
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Knit and knatter - Every Friday 10am-12 noon

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Sunday Open House For free, for fun, for ever Ragged School Museum Borough wide
30-Dec-13 to 30-Dec-15

From 2pm to 5pm on the first Sunday afternoon of every month, we invite you to step through our doors and explore the history of the East End. The special feature of our monthly...

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Sunday Open House For free, for fun, for ever Ragged School Museum Borough wide
9-Jan-14 to 9-Jan-16

From 2pm to 5pm on the first Sunday afternoon of every month, we invite you to step through our doors and explore the history of the East End. The special feature of our monthly...

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Toy Library Manor Park
22-Jan-14 to 22-Jan-16

Give your child a chance to select toys of their choice.Age appropriate toys are available for development and experimenting.

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Community Gardening Group Newham City Farm Beckton
31-Jan-14 to 31-Jan-16
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We are looking forward to welcoming back some familiar faces and would also like toinvite newmembers to joinourteam for the first of our weekly Community Gardening Sessions this...

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Centre of the Cell Borough wide
2-Feb-14 to 29-Feb-16

Centre of the Cell offers free sessions for families in the Centre of the Cell Pod during the school holidays. For more details about upcoming family events check our website:...

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Comedy Night Stratford
28-Feb-14 to 28-Feb-16

Every Monday Night from 8pm The best live standup comedy free! Free Event

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Newham First Mondays Stratford
28-Feb-14 to 28-Feb-16

We are offering free professional advice to Newham residents on a range of subjects. Advice from theatre staff includes... • Developing your creative ideas • Writing a business...

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Asians in Newham heritage project Church Rd studios Borough wide
12-Mar-14 to 12-Mar-16

the Heritage Team at the regeneration charity Newham New Deal Partnership, based in West Ham in partnership with Newham Islamic Learning Centr are currently exploringlocal history...

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Knit and Natter Group Beckton Library Beckton
17-Mar-14 to 17-Mar-16
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Knit and Natter Group - Every Wednesday 10am-12 noon. Open to all ages especially if you enjoy creating new things from knitting, crocheting or any other craft.

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Manor Park monthly party Church Rd studios Little Ilford
17-Mar-14 to 17-Mar-16

Monthly community meet up To celebrate the diversity within our community Good food and good company Stalls Food Mehndi Facials Beauty And much more! A chance to get out and...

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Games Club North Woolwich Library North Woolwich
20-Mar-14 to 20-Mar-16
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Come along and have fun at the games club 4.30-5.30pm on thursdays

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Daydreams and Diaries The Story of Jacqueline Wilson Borough wide
5-Apr-14 to 2-Nov-14

The celebrated childrens author Jacqueline Wilson is the focus of this exhibition and gives you the chance to find out about her life and what inspired her books. It features...

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SUNDAY BAZAAR Monthly Sunday Bazaar Manor Park
26-Apr-14 to 26-Apr-16

Massive variety! Tabletop sale! Grab yourself a bargain selling new goods as well as old goods! Bring and buy New and nearly new gifts Clothes... Toys... Mendi... Jewellery... Bo...

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Columbia road flower market Beckton
27-Apr-14 to 27-Apr-16

One of London's most visually appealing markets, Columbia Road overflows with bucketfuls of beautiful flowers every Sunday. There are bulbs, herbs, shrubs and bedding plants too....

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Columbia road flower market Beckton
27-Apr-14 to 27-Apr-16

One of London's most visually appealing markets, Columbia Road overflows with bucketfuls of beautiful flowers every Sunday. There are bulbs, herbs, shrubs and bedding plants too....

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Sugarhouse Studios Stratford
7-May-14 to 7-May-16

Sugarhouse Studios has a workshop well equipped for small-to-shed scale designing and making. From the summer onwards, it will be a base of a series of built projects which will...

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Family Sunday Skating Heaven Plaistow
7-May-14 to 7-May-16

Skating Heaven at Newham Leisure Centre - Family Skate Sundays Roller Disco and Games games in the main room, Boot Camp (Only for beginners!) in the second room where beginners...

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Family Sunday Skating Heaven Plaistow
7-May-14 to 7-May-16

Skating Heaven at Newham Leisure Centre - Family Skate Sundays Roller Disco and Games games in the main room, Boot Camp (Only for beginners!) in the second room where beginners...

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Let Them Eat Cake! Borough wide
31-May-14 to 30-Apr-15
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Ingeenium has just launched our latest free project for people who live, work or study in Tower Hamlets or Newham - 'Let Them Eat Cake!' We are challenging participants to: 1)...

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Coca-Cola Zero ParkLives - Newham Local parks Newham wide
1-Jul-14 to 30-Sep-14

Coca-Cola Great Britain is launching a new, long-term programme of free and fun activities in local parks across Newham. Designed to inspire people to get moving, Coca-Cola Zero...

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Pearly Kings and Queens Harvest Festival 2014 Borough wide
1-Sep-14 to 30-Sep-14

Celebrate the harvest with the Pearly Kings and Queens, who will be wearing their traditional pearl-button suits as they parade from Guildhall to St Mary-le-Bow church. Wearing...

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The Mayor's Thames Festival 2014 Borough wide
1-Sep-14 to 30-Sep-14

Join the fun at the Mayor's Thames Festival, a spectacular 10-day festival of free events celebrating London and its river. The Mayor's Thames Festival is one of London's biggest...

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Tots and Tales Discover Childrens Story Centre Stratford
13-Sep-14 to 26-Sep-14

Join our Story Builder for a fun, interactive session with songs and stories. Join our Story Builder for a fun, interactive session with songs and stories. Sessions last approxim...

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Baby&child basic life support first aid 3hrs Riverside Cares Training Room Borough wide
17-Sep-14

This course is delivered in our training room in E14. We can also accomodate groups and can deliver this session in a suitable location of your choice including in a family home

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Baby Bath Plus Riverside Cares Training Room Borough wide
18-Sep-14

Absolutely anything and everything you want to ask about bathing your baby. A great resource for you and for anyone who may be helping you and bathing your baby in your absence....

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Can Your Home Be Too Clean For Your Children Riverside Cares Training Room Newham wide
18-Sep-14

Jill Wheatcroft, Lecturer in Child Health tackles the mixed messages we get about anti-bacterial products and the development of children's immunity. This session can also be...

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Food Safety Training Riverside Cares Training Room Borough wide
18-Sep-14

The importance of food safety in a setting where food is cooked, prepared or handled is underpinned by health and safety legislation that places a duty on employers to establish...

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New Newham Led Cycle Rides The Viewtube, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Stratford
20-Sep-14

As East London goes through some dramatic changes, take a free cycle tour which uncovers historical, architectural and scenic treasures and will also give a glimpse of the future...

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Open House London Borough wide
20-Sep-14 to 21-Sep-14

Celebrate London's architectural wonders as Open House London throws open the doors to hundreds of buildings in and around the capital. Last year, Open House London offered a...

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Open House London Borough wide
20-Sep-14 to 21-Sep-14

Celebrate London's architectural wonders as Open House London throws open the doors to hundreds of buildings in and around the capital. Last year, Open House London offered a...

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Newham London Waterfront Festival Silvertown
20-Sep-14

This year the Newham London Waterfront Festival returns with lots of free family fun including: - live music stage - water based activities including free boat rides - free child...

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Comedy Club 4 Kids in Canary Wharf Spiegeltent At Canary Wharf Borough wide
20-Sep-14

"Comedy Club 4 Kids has been a highlight for children in recent years, giving them a taste of some of the biggest names in comedy, with the fun, rowdy feel of a real comedy club....

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The Wedding Fair at ExCeL London Beckton
20-Sep-14 to 21-Sep-14

The Wedding Fair at ExCeL London is the ultimate day out for wedding inspiration. The show is designed especially for brides-to-be from London, Herts, Essex and East Anglia and...

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The Wedding Fair at ExCeL London Beckton
20-Sep-14 to 21-Sep-14

The Wedding Fair at ExCeL London is the ultimate day out for wedding inspiration. The show is designed especially for brides-to-be from London, Herts, Essex and East Anglia and...

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Paediatric First Aid one day course Holborn Borough wide
20-Sep-14

You will be taught by a highly experienced Trainer, whose aim is to ensure you know what to do should a medical accident or emergency occur. This certificated 6 hour Paediatric...

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Big Fish Little Fish Family Rave Shapes Borough wide
21-Sep-14

Big Fish Little Fish return to the warehouse club 'Shapes' on Sunday 21th September from 2-4.30pm for a dance party for all the family with the incredible Tayo on the decks. The...

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Sleeping Patterns – Helping your baby sleep t Riverside Cares Training Room Beckton
24-Sep-14

Learn how to encourage your baby to develop good sleeping patterns. Be able to read your baby's signals and learn to create routines that separate both day and night. Open forum...

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Sleeping Patterns – Helping your baby sleep t Riverside Cares Training Room Beckton
24-Sep-14

Learn how to encourage your baby to develop good sleeping patterns. Be able to read your baby's signals and learn to create routines that separate both day and night. Open forum...

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Thinking Ahead Weaning Your Baby Riverside Cares Training Room Borough wide
25-Sep-14

Learn how to recognise when your baby is ready for solid foods and get started with weaning. Discuss which foods when and tips to encourage you're your child experiment with vario...

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Safeguarding Training L2 Riverside Cares Training Room Borough wide
25-Sep-14

The perfect upgrade and refresher course for those working with and have an interest in the safeguarding of children Building on knowledge gained from completion of Safeguarding...

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The Wonderful World of Oliver Jeffers Opening Discover Children's Story Centre Stratford
27-Sep-14 to 28-Sep-14

Join us as we launch our new interactive exhibition for under 6s bringing Oliver Jeffers' fabulous picture books to life. Enter the worlds of 'How to Catch a Star', 'Up and Down',...

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Once There Was The Wonderful World Discover Children's Story Centre Stratford
27-Sep-14 to 31-Aug-15

27 September 2014 - August 2015 For children under 6 Booking Now Celebrate the 10th birthday of the classic How to Catch a Star ​by exploring Oliver Jeffers magical worlds in a...

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Introduction to Nannying: Common Core Skills Riverside Cares Training Room Borough wide
27-Sep-14

The perfect upgrade and refresher course for those working with and have an interest in the safeguarding of children Building on knowledge gained from completion of Safeguarding...

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Fun Palaces Family Day Stratford
4-Oct-14

Stratford Circus will be re-created as a ‘laboratory of fun' as we take part in the national Fun Palaces weekend where everyone's an artist and a scientist! An interactive partici...

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Star Wars Reads Day at Discover Discover Children's Story Centre Stratford
11-Oct-14

Join us and publishers DK to celebrate the third international (and intergalactic) Star Wars Reads Day. Age 4+ MEET DARTH VADER Join us and publishers DK to celebrate the third...

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Star Wars with Simon Beecroft Discover Children's Story Centre Stratford
11-Oct-14

Age 6+ Free Goody Bag Author Event and Book Signing Meet the author of the Star Wars books and a mega fan of the films Simon Beecroft, as he helps you design your own Star Wars...

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The National Asian Wedding Show London Beckton
18-Oct-14

The National Asian Wedding Show returns to ExCeL London this October. The show will feature the UK's leading wedding suppliers alongside breathtaking catwalks and the latest fashi...

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Faraday School Open Morning Faraday Independent Primary School Borough wide
22-Oct-14

Looking for an Independent Primary School place? Come & visit us on Wednesday 22nd October at 9:30 am at our magical location in the heart of the Docklands. You are warmly welcome...

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October Half Term at Discover Discover Children's Story Centre Stratford
27-Oct-14 to 31-Oct-14

Join us every day over October Half Term for our new exhibition, favourite Oliver Jeffers stories, test your skills at our Great Goth Girl Bake Off and don't miss our author and...

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The Great Goth Girl Bake Off Discover Children's Story Centre Stratford
30-Oct-14

Age 6+ Join us for a frighteningly freaky Fete to celebrate the release of 'Goth Girl: A Fete Worse Than Death' by Chris Riddell. Play some games, dress up and decorate a foul...

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Fangs Vampire Spy with Tommy Donbavand Discover Children's Story Centre Stratford
31-Oct-14

Age 6+ AUTHOR EVENT and BOOK SIGNING Join author Tommy Donbavand and his vampire detective hero Fangs. Can the world's greatest vampire spy and his sidekick sniff out the thief...

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Guy Fawkes Night Forest Gate
1-Nov-14

Grab your coats and scarves and come along to Wanstead Flats on Saturday 1 November for our annual free fireworks display. Gates open 5.30pm, display at 6.30pm Admire the view...

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Lord Mayor's Show and Fireworks Borough wide
8-Nov-14

In 2014 the Lord Mayor's show takes place on Saturday November 8. The flamboyant procession involves thousands of people from a huge variety of London organisations and hundreds...

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Brick 2014 - Built for Lego® Fans Beckton
27-Nov-14 to 30-Nov-14

A great day out for all the family, the show will be packed full of interactive features including workshops with professional brick builders, LEGO® Designers; the Brick marketpla...

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One Snowy Night Discover Children's Story Centre Newham wide
28-Nov-14 to 24-Dec-14

Age 3 - 6 Snuggle up and enjoy a Christmas tale based on Nick Butterworth's best-selling books. Meet Percy the park keeper in his snowy winter park. One cold winter's night,...

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The Ultimate Xmas Party Stratford
13-Dec-14 to 14-Dec-14

Children from ages one to eight can celebrate the festive season in style this December with Stratford Circus' associate artists Tea Dance for Little People at our fantastically...

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