WF Echo recurring events

Bridge Club

Date/time
1st April 2017 - 31st December 2027, 7:15pm - 10:00pm

Location
Quaker Meeting House
1a Jewel Road
E17 4QU

We play a good standard of duplicate bridge every Monday and Thursday. A host is available on a Monday night so you can get a game if you don’t have a partner. New members are very welcome, both experienced and less experienced players but the club isn’t suitable for real beginners. We would be happy to talk to you if you’re not sure if it’s for you or just to give some general information about the wonderful game of bridge. Feel free to contact Cathy Macnaughton on cathy.macnaughton@yahoo.co.uk or John Stimson on 07973 880080

Ticket price: £3 for members, non-members £4
Ticket link: pay onthe night
Event webpage: www.bridgewebs.com
Event email: cathy.macnaughton@yahoo.co.uk
Event phone: 07973880080

Highams Park Horticultural Society Monthly Meeting

Date/time
11th April 2017 - 9th April 2019, 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Location
Winchester Road Methodist Church Halls
Winchester Road
E4 9JP

Our back to basics gardening club, inspiration, information, stimulation. All ages, all abilities, new novice, experienenced. Practical workshops, plant swaps, garden photoraphy. We also arrange a coach outing, annual flower show and quiz evenings

£1.50 each evening  £5 annual membership

Contact David & Wendy 020 8531 3178

Email:  highamsparkgs@btinternet.com

www.highamsparkhorticulturalsociety.org.uk

Ticket price: £1.50
Event webpage: www.highamsparkhoriculturalsociety.org.uk
Event email: highamsparkgs@btinternet.com
Event phone: 02085313178

Cafe Life

Date/time
2nd August 2017 - 29th August 2018, 11:00am - 3:00pm

Location
The Cornerstone
149 Canterbury Road
E10 6EH

Cafe Life is a warm and welcoming place where everyone is welcome from the local community. Come along for a drink and snacks and a friendly chat or you can take part in our free sewing or mosaics making workshops.

Ticket price: Free
Event phone: 07894936205

Highams Park Farmers Market

Date/time
27th August 2017 - 27th August 2018, 10:00am - 3:00pm

Location
Highams Park Station Car Park
The Avenue
E4 9LA

Highams Park Farmers Market – Meet the stall holders at this gem of a market in the station car park. As well as community stalls, you can purchase a wide choice of fresh products, including Larkswood Honey produced from hives in Highams Park, free range eggs, fresh meat direct from the farm. Selection of British cheeses, wet fish stall, fresh pure Apple and fruit juices. Fresh cooked burgers and Biltong products and fresh baked bread.

Ticket price: Free
Event webpage: www.essexfarmersmarkets.co.uk
Event email: contact@essexfarmersmarkets.co.uk
Event phone: 01268 733 111

CIRCLE DANCING

Date/time
7th September 2017 - 6th September 2018, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Location
St Michael’s and All Angels Parish Church Hall
Northcote Rd., Walthamstow,
E17 7DX

 Dancing to World music

All welcome- beginners or experienced.

No need for a partner, just turn up.

Friendly group

Ticket price: £4 per session, refreshments included.
Event email:  jean.duggleby@talktalk.net
Event phone: Pat on 020 8556 3508

Leytonstone Townswomens Guild

Date/time
28th November 2017 - 22nd November 2018, 12:00am

Location
St John’s Church Hall (next to Matalan)
High Road Leytonstone
E11 1HH

A friendly group of ladies who meet to socialise, listen to speakers, hold quizzes, chat over tea and renew friendships. Monthly bus pass outings to places of interest, or to organised events by our Federation. All welcome ring 02035666012 for information

Ukulele Wednesdays E17

Date/time
3rd January 2018 - 19th December 2018, 8:00pm - 11:00pm

Location
The Bell
617 Forest Road
E17 4NE

We are a bunch of people who get together for a strum and a sing every Wednesday. It’s not a class, we just pick songs out of a big song-book ( on https://ukulelewednesdays.com/songbook/ ) and play/sing together.

We’re in the back room at the Bell from January the 3rd ( unless it’s been booked when we’re out in the main bit of the pub ). Please bring that uke you’ve been given for Christmas, or just turn up for a sing.

College Amateur Operatic Society (CAOS)

Date/time
11th January 2018 - 13th December 2018, 7:30pm - 10:00pm

Location
Waltham Forest College
Forest Road
E17 4JB

We are a friendly, amateur musical theatre company who annually produce a Christmas Revue and a major summer production at the Kenneth More Theatre, Ilford.  Our July 2018 major production will be ‘Seven Brides for Seven Brothers’ . We are seeking actors/singers/dancers.  Our rehearsal base is Waltham Forest College.  We welcome all ages who enjoy theatre.  Rehearsal  nights are Tuesdays (Principals) and Thursdays (Chorus).   Do come and find out more.

Event webpage: www.collegeoperatic.co.uk
Event email: damedoreen@yahoo.co.uk
Event phone: 020 8539 9474 (answerphone

Yoga Classes in Walthamstow Village

Date/time
19th January 2018 - 5th January 2019, All Day

Location
Orford House
73 Orford road
E179qz

Local resident Gill has started affordable yoga classes at Orford House and the Community Hub, both in Walthamstow village on Orford Road. You can find out more and book in advance at her website: https://yogaannie.org/schedule/

Gill is keen to ensure residents are aware yoga tuition is available to everyone regardless of age, fitness, flexibility and physique. Her goal is to help people improve their physical and mental health through yoga.

Ticket price: From £7
Ticket link: https://yogaannie.org/schedule/
Event webpage: https://yogaannie.org/schedule/
Event email: contactyogaannie@gmail.com
Event phone: 07713462419

Best Before Stall

Date/time
7th April 2018 - 6th April 2019, 10:00am - 2:00pm

Location
Diana Korchien
Next to Matalan
E11 1HH

The Best Before Stall stocks an ever-changing selection of packaged foods from spices to rices – via puddings, preserves, pasta, drinks, crisps, teas and chocolates. Transition Leytonstone sources these from local shops and individuals. All of these foods are past their ‘best before’ date. They are perfectly OK to eat and legal to be offered for sale. So come along, have a browse, choose your items and pay us what you feel is right.

 

Event webpage: http://www.transitionleytonstone.org.uk/ai1ec_event/best-before-stall/?instance_id=15210
Event email: info@transitionleytonstone.org.uk
Event phone: 07747014235

Karate Lesson

Date/time
18th April 2018 - 19th December 2018, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Location
Leyton Sixth Form College
Essex Road
E10 6EQ

Traditional Japanese

KARATE

For:Keep-fit, Self-defence

Sport, Build-confidence

High standard in friendly Club

The first lesson Free

All welcome

Ticket price: Junior(6-15)=£5.00 Senior(16+)=£6.00
Event webpage: www.bwks.org.uk
Event email: shinohara@hotmail.co.uk
Event phone: 020 8521 7791

This Mum Runs Walthamstow

Date/time
20th May 2018 - 20th May 2019, 8:00am - 9:00am

Location
Lloyd Park
forest Road
E17 4PP

Free women’s group run! We are an award-winning community inspiring thousands of women to run together every week. Join us for a 30min run at the speed of chat. Your time. Your space. Your pace.

Ticket price: Free
Event webpage: www.thismumruns.co.uk/london
Event email: info@thismumruns.co.uk

Chingford Thursday Meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous

Date/time
14th June 2018 - 13th June 2019, 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Location
The Methodist Church Hall
Station Road
E4 9BJ

Do you have a drinking problem? Do you want help? Alcoholics Anonymous holds weekly meetings in Chingford for anyone who is concerned about their drinking. Ring Alcoholics Anonymous on 0800 917 7650, www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk for more information and a list of other meetings in Waltham Forest.

Ticket price: Free
Ticket link: N/A
Event webpage: www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk
Event email: pi.lneast@aamail.org
Event phone: 0800 917 7650

Walthamstow Jazz & Blues Festival 2018

Date/time
14th July 2018 - 27th October 2018, 8:00pm - 11:30pm

Location
The Bell
617 Forest Road
E17 4NE

JULY
14th: Opening night
21st: Pete Lukas 4’tet
28th Cam Cole

AUGUST
4th: Roger Hubbard
11th: King Size Slim
18th: Harry Pane Band
25th: Bikini Beach Band
26th: Simon Lawrence Band BANK HOLIDAY SPECIAL!

SEPTEMBER
1st: Tim Holehouse
8th: Mike Tennesee Willis
15th: The Fabulous Red Diesel
22nd: Bosco Rogers
29th: The Dials

OCTOBER
6th: Helen Sharpe Band
13th: Bottlerocket
20th: Vanguard Bluegrass Band
27th: Closing night party

Ticket price: FREE
Ticket link: https://www.facebook.com/thebelle17
Event webpage: http://www.thebelle17.com

Mindfulness Introductory Course

Date/time
16th July 2018 - 13th August 2018, 7:15pm - 8:30pm

Location
Walthamstow Quaker Meeting House
1a Jewel Road
E174QU

Mindfulness describes deliberately paying attention to the present, on purpose and non-judgmentally. The course consists of five 75-minute classes, and a morning silent ‘retreat’ on the Saturday of the penultimate week in the course.  Open to beginners and returners, you’ll be introduced to the various practices, explore how we approach stress, and start to introduce mindfulness into your daily routine.

Ticket price: £99 (£75 concession)
Ticket link: www.calmcitymind.com/classes
Event email: ruth@calmcitymind.com

Royal British Legion Leytonstone Branch

Date/time
18th July 2018 - 18th July 2019, 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Location
Leytonstone Fire Station
466 High Road
E11 3HN

THE ROYAL BRITISH LEGION
Leytonstone Branch meet at The Leytonstone Fire Station on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 8pm. We welcome men and women of all ages whether they have served in the armed forces or not. If you require any further information please contact
the Membership Secretary Janet at: janetrbl887@gmail.com

Event email: janetrbl887@gmail.com