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Free Forest Film Fest…

big6logoAs part of the Big 6 in Waltham Forest you can get to see free films in the borough this summer. Great fun for all the family.

Friday 31 August – Sunday 2 September 2012
Opens Friday 31 August, 7pm for one showing

Saturday 1 September, 12noon-9.30pm
Sunday 2 September, 12noon-9.30pm

Leyton Cricket Ground, High Road Leyton, Leyton E10 6PY

For more information you can visit the Big 6 web pages here…why not register online to get more free updates about what is going on for you and your family this summer.

Summer Reading Challenge launches today!

summerreadingchallenge2012ButtonThe 1st July marks the start of Waltham Forest Summer Reading Challenge 2012.

Every library in the borough is taking part in the reading programme and will be supporting the Challenge with a diverse range of activities in each library. You can read more in the current Summer Daze. See below.

The challenge for children is simple: read 6 books over the summer holidays and we’ll give you a poster, stickers and prizes along the way as you complete each stage. PLUS, complete six books and you’ll receive a certificate and a medal!

So lets get reading this summer, as well as enjoying our visit to the library with puppet shows, arts and craft events, story times and more…

Can you read six books this summer?

SummerDaze 2012 is here…

summerDaze2012pic-mA new edition of Summer Daze for 2012 is now available online from the Borough. Packed full of holiday activities, this Olympic Special Edition also features over 50 schools open for fun in the summer of 2012.

You can view, print or download a copy of this booklet here. (.pdf file)

You can read about how children can take part in the Going for Gold Challenge, as part of the Schools Open for Summer programme in Waltham Forest.

As well as a directory of activities by age group, there is also a great section on gettting around during The Olympics.

LBWF have a web page where you can read more about Summer Daze, as well as whats going on in local libraries, parks and the arts in Waltham Forest. You can read more here…

Summer Daze is always a great read for parents and carers, but it’s got lots more this year to find out about. Happy summer break!

Winter Daze – February half term 2012

winterDazeFebruary2012Pic-mWinter Daze for February half term is now available to view and download on the LBWF web site.

Packed with ideas and information about centres of activity for the forthcoming half term holiday. The range of things to do covers sport, crafts, gardening and much more.

As always Waltham Forest services cover a range of ages, with something to do for the under 5’s, 5 plus, 13 – 19 years…and people of all ages and abilities too.

You can see the latest edition of Winter Daze on the Waltham Forest borough web site here.

You can download and view a .pdf copy of the booklet here.

Happy half term break everybody!

Welcome the New year in…

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Waltham Forest are holding two major FREE firework displays on Monday 2nd. January 2012.

You can see the details below, with events at the Marsh Lane Playing Fields and also at The Highams Park.

We are going to be welcoming in 2012 with a bang, as we light up the sky of Waltham Forest with two spectacular firework shows that will be choreographed to music from the movies.

Mark the end of your seasonal celebrations by coming down to Marsh Lane in Leyton or The Highams Park to marvel at the fireworks, while enjoying our fun packed entertainment programme including a fantastic fun fair, fire performers and food and drink stalls for everyone to enjoy.

You can register with the Borough to keep up to date with the Big Six events in Olympic Year, with a chance to get free tickets to events, here.

Summer Daze 2010

With the summer holiday fast approaching you can find lots of activities for the break in the Waltham Forest Summer Daze 2010 publication.

Packed with ideas for activities, the different centres offering sport and a borough wide view of things to do for children and young people across all ages.

We’ve put a link on the latest issue of SpeakEasy, which is always available online too.

Check out you Summer Daze activities on this Waltham Forest web page here.

Free software to download is available here – to help you view and print pdf files.

Easter Sports Programme

Leytonstone School are running a range of activities for years 5 and 6 between 6th – 9th April.

From 10.00am to 1.00pm, then from 1.00pm to 3.00pm.

Activities include such things as basketball, table tennis and breakdancing.

All sessions are free and on a first come, first served basis. You can collect your registration form from the Leytonstone School office.

Keep busy and fit over the holiday.

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