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2020 Football Camp

Begin your Euro '20 preparations with us right here as we look to improve technical skills, play fun games and tournaments!  Book onto our technical day (6th), games day (7th), or fun day (8th) or all three!  Our FA qualified coaches will put you through your paces and get you ready for an Easter of Football you won't forget!

Ages 6 - 12 years.  Early Bird Cost £20 (If booked after 16th March cost £25).

£20.00

(incl. VAT)
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2020 Multi Sport Camp

Join us as we begin to prepare for a huge Easter of Sport.  Book your child's place onto our exciting and engaging sports fest. Children will take part in sports such as athletics, tennis, tag rugby, football, team games, handball and many more!

Ages 6 - 12 years.  Early Bird Price £20 (£25 if booked after 16th March)

£20.00

(incl. VAT)
ADULT ART CLASSES

Adult Art Workshops

Adult Art Workshops - 16+ years

Each date has a different theme.  Booking is essential on each specific session.

Saturday 16 November 2019– Drawing for Beginners
Ever wanted to draw, but not known where to start? Start here! This relaxed, artist-led session will teach you the basic principles of drawing, giving you the confidence and space to develop skills in your own style. 

Saturday 7 December 2019– Printmaking
This two-hour printmaking taster session will be taught by a practicing artist who will take you step-by-step through the linocut print making process. This will be a hands-on creative workshop.

Saturday 11 January 2020– Drawing in Charcoal
Spend a relaxing two hours at Lowewood Museum with one of our in-house artists, learning how to use charcoal to create a landscape picture. 

Saturday 7 March 2020– Drawing and Painting with Watercolour Pencils

This artist-led workshop will give you a taste of the joys of using watercolour pencils. Learn simple drawing techniques while expanding your colour repertoire beyond the greys and blacks of pencil and ink. This workshop is for anybody who wants to draw more confidently and have fun with colour.



 

 

 

 

£15.00

(incl. VAT)
Bowls

Bowls Block Booking Card

Bowls Block Booking Card.  Buy ten sessions and get one free! Sessions only redeemable at EFDC Tuesday Bowls.

£40.50

(incl. VAT)
Candle

Candle Making and Decorating Workshop

You will find out the different quantity of waxes and scents to create spectacular candles that you can decorate for your home or as gifts.

£15.00

(incl. VAT)
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Cycling For Health: Weekly Rides

Improving your health is as easy as riding a bike! We offer a programme of weekly led rides at various locations through out Epping Forest and Lee Valley. Cycling is a great way to get active and improve your health without high costs or high intensity.

All rides must be booked in advance. Please add bike hire if you require one (limited availability).

Check your bike size here.

If you are new please complete a Participant Registration Form

£4.50

(incl. VAT)
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Disability Inclusion -Slime Making Workshop

Come along and make new friends with this super fun slime making workshop! Learn how to make all different kinds of slime!

Siblings Welcome.

All materials provided.

£8.00

(incl. VAT)
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Disability Inclusion Project - Bounce and Swim

Come and enjoy an hour of trampolining and hour of swimming. Parents can swim too! If your child is under 8 you need to be present for the swim session. Must book in advance. 

This session is only for children or young people with disabilities/SEN and their siblings.

£8.00

(incl. VAT)
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Disability Inclusion Project - Tuesday Trampolining 5pm Debden

Coached trampolining sessions where participants will work towards the Winstrada Grade. 

Please note there is a minium attendance required for the session run. If we have to cancel the session for low attendance then a full refund will be issued.

 

 

 

£24.00

(incl. VAT)
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Disability Inclusion Project - Tuesday Trampolining Debden 4pm

Coached trampolining sessions where participants will work towards the Winstrada Grades.



£20.00

(incl. VAT)
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Disability Inclusion Project - Tuesday Trampolining Debden 6pm

Coached trampolining sessions where participants will work towards the Winstrada Grade.

Please note this session has a minimum attendance required. If we have to cancel the session due to low numbers a full refund will be issued.

£24.00

(incl. VAT)
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Disability Inclusion Project - Wednesday Trampolining 4pm Ongar

Coached trampolining sessions where participants will work towards the Winstrada Grades.

£20.00

(incl. VAT)
bounce and swim

Disability Inclusion Project - Wednesday Trampolining 5pm Ongar

Coached trampolining sessions where participants will work towards the Winstrada Grades.

£20.00

(incl. VAT)
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Disability Inclusion- Street Tennis

Come and give our exciting Street Tennis session a try!

Learn new skills through various games and challenges- all equpiment provided. Street Tennis is perfect for all abilities, including beginners. Siblings welcome.

£6.00

(incl. VAT)

Forever Active Day Trip - Folkestone

Folkestone is a seaside town that reached its zenith in the Edwardian period just before the First World War. With masses of Victorian architecture, beautiful waterfront parks and a revitalised harbour, Folkestone has plenty to love. On a clear day France is visible across the Strait of Dover.

  • We arrive in Folkestone around10.30/11am. You then have plenty of free time to explore this cultural hot spot.
  • Discover the Creative Quarter which includes some of Folkestone's most historic streets and is just a short wander from the sea. The Old High Street is a winding, cobbled lane lined with independent shops, galleries and eateries, while Tontine Street is a busy thoroughfare to the centre of the townVisit Folkestone’s former town hall which is now a visitor’s information centre and museum.
  • Dive into the town’s absorbing history at the Museum, as it has just been overhauled with help from the Heritage Lottery Fund and reopened in 2017. There are five main themes: Fashion, Frontline, Maritime, Natural and Ancient.
  • Take a walk along the Harbour Arm which used to be a busy ferry route, but this closed in the 1990’s and the old terminal, extending out to sea for several hundred meters, is now a promenade and summer dining destination, with street food stalls, live music and a handful of enticing semi-permanent eateries.
  • We leave for home at 4pm

£15.00

(incl. VAT)

Forever Active Day Trip - Leonardslee Garden

This beautiful landscaped Grade I listed garden was first planted in 1801. As we are visiting in Spring we will hopefully see the outstanding spring displays of rhododendrons, azaleas, camellias, magnolias and bluebells.

  • We arrive at Leonardslee Garden at about 11am, you should have time for a quick cup of tea or coffee.
  • Our guides will meet us at the café to take us on our 60 minute garden tour. 
  • You then have a choice of various locations to enjoy a selection of food and refreshments for lunch.
  • Later you might want to explore The Dolls House Museum a magical world in miniature. This extensive collection depicts the Edwardian estate and neighbouring villages at 1:12 scale, with landscapes and characters acting out day-to-day activities. Exquisite in detail and accuracy, a six-foot-tall person is recreated as six inches in height.
  • Or find the Leonardslee wallabies which were introduced by naturalist Sir Edmund Loder in 1889, and are believed to be Bennett Wallabies from Tasmania, Australia, they are winter-hardy, with a thick winter coat. The wallabies are free roaming, but you can visit the wallaby enclosure which is specifically for breeding pairs.
  • We leave for home at 4.30pm

£26.50

(incl. VAT)

Forever Active Day Trip - The Royal Air Force Museum Hendon

The Royal Air Force Museum London is a national museum that celebrates and commemorates the story of the Royal Air Force. They have three new innovative galleries that explore the first 100 years of the RAF, its role today. The rest of our site includes a multi award-winning First World War in the Air Galleries, Historic Hangars and Bomber Command Hall offering a great day out for all.

  • We arrive at RAF London at about 10.45/11am, you will have time for a quick cup of tea or coffee at the onsite café at your own cost
  • We will then be put into small groups for our informative and interesting one and half hour guided tour of the museum and hangers
  • By 1pm we should be ready for our lovely two course sit down meal all included in the price (Options will include vegetarian, vegan and gluten free please advise when booking - menu choice will be available nearer the time)
  • You will then have free time to explore any areas of the site you want to look at more closely and a visit to the site shop
  • We leave for home at about 5pm

 

£29.00

(incl. VAT)

Forever Active Day Trip - Windsor Boat Trip and Visit to Bekonscot Model Village

  • Windsor Boat Trip and visit to Bekonscot Model Village, includes Ham and Cheese Ploughman’s lunch with tea/coffee and cake, entry to Bekonscot Village and traditional cream tea with tea/coffee. (Extra drinks will be available on board the boat or at the village at your own cost, cash only)
  • We arrive at Windsor Promenade at 11am
  • We board our boat and have a full guided commentary of the sights on this two hour long cruise.
  • We are then served a delicious ploughman’s lunch. We return at 13.00
  • We then leave Windsor by coach for a short half an hour drive to the world’s oldest Model Village at Bekonscot. Where you will become a giant in a miniature world and wonder at the buildings portraying rural England as it was in the 1930s.    
  • You will have time to walk around the village before making your way to the restaurant for a cream tea at 16.00.
  • We will leave for home at 17.00 (no need to cook dinner when you get in as you will be full!)  

£53.00

(incl. VAT)

Get Active Community Classes

Epping Forest District Council Community Classes 2020

All abilities welcome. All classes £5

 

Keep Fit:   A fun low impact fitness class.

Monday 10.30-11.30am with Zoe. Waltham Abbey Community Association, 46 Crooked Mile, Waltham Abbey EN9 1QD  

Thursday 10.30-11.30am with Zoe. Waltham Abbey Community Association, 46 Crooked Mile, Waltham Abbey EN9 1QD   

Friday 10.00-11.00am with Rosie. Loughton Bowls Club, Eleven Acre Rise, Loughton IG10 1AN

 

Pilates:    A gentle core strength class to improve posture, and mobility.

Wednesday 9.30-10.30am with Rosie.   Loughton Bowls Club, Eleven Acre Rise, Loughton IG10 1AN

Wednesday 1.00-1.45pm with Rosie.   Pelly Court, Hemnall Street, Epping CM16 4LL

Thursday 5-6pm with Zoe. Waltham Abbey community Association, 46 Crooked Mile, Waltham Abbey EN9 1QD

 

Yoga:    Improve strength and flexibility, and aid relaxation (Dementia Friendly).

Tuesday 10-11.00am with Eve.    Loughton Cricket Club, The Uplands, Loughton IG10 1NQ

Monday 1.00-1.45pm with Shennagh.   Pelly Court, Hemnall Street, Epping CM16 4LL

Wednesday 6.30-7.30pm with Eve.   St James Church Hall, Palmerston Rd, Buckhurst Hill IG9 5NG.

 

Strength and Balance: Improve overall strength, balance and mobility.

Monday 10-11am with Sheenagh.   Loughton Bowls Club, Eleven Acre Rise, Loughton IG10 1AN

Monday 2-3pm with Sheenagh.   Pelly Court, Hemnall Street, Epping CM16 4LL

Tuesday 2.30-3.30pm with Lina.    Buckhurst Hill Baptist Church, Palmerston Road, Buckhurst Hill IG9 5LW

Thursday 11.30am-12.30pm with Zoe.    Waltham Abbey Community Association, 46 Crooked Mile, Waltham Abbey EN9 1QD 

£5.00

(incl. VAT)
Decoupage

Learn the ancient art of Decoupage

Come along and learn how to create some amazing decorative items for your home.  Please bring along a sharp pair of scissors. All other materials will be supplied.

£16.00

(incl. VAT)
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Motiv8 2020

This year Motiv8 2020 is a 2 day festival of dance for the community and has a Health and Wellbeing theme.

Local dancers aged 5 years + and guests from neighboring districts will perform a mix of dance styles and genres over the two evenings, dancing their way to healthier lives.

Motiv8 is part of the U.Dance network of events; a national programme that aims to provide every child and young person with the opportunity to take part in a dance performance.

From £6.50

(incl. VAT)
Nail Art

Nail String Artwork

Come along and learn how to make amazing string art pictures using nails, wood and wool.  Please bring along a hammer, all other materials will be provided.

£16.00

(incl. VAT)
slime

Slime Making Workshop

Come along and make new friends with this super fun and super slippery slime making workshop! Learn how to make different kinds of slim all with a friendship theme.  We will even be enjoying making and eating edible slim! All materials will be provided.  Please come dressed in old clothes.  Booking essential.  Ages 5 - 14 years

£10.00

(incl. VAT)
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Southend Day Trip for those living with dementia and their carers/friends/family

This FREE day trip to Southend on Thursday 16th July 2020 has been organised by Epping Rotary with the support of Epping Forest District Council Community, Culture & Wellbeing for those living with dementia and their friend, relative or carer.
All attendees living with dementia must be accompanied by a friend, carer or relative and seats booked for each person going on the trip.

The coach, with toilet on board, will pick you up from

  • The bus stop outside St John's Church, High Street, Epping at 10am
  • and North Weald bus stop opposite the Library 10.10am

We then make our way to the seaside.  We hope to arrive in Southend for about 11.30am.  You then have lots of free time in Southend to do as you wish.

Southend-on-Sea is well known for its pier, at 1.34 miles, the longest in the world, which boasts a railway, gift shops and museum.  The seven miles of seafront provide an array of attractions, including the famous 'Golden Mile' of amusement arcades, Adventure Island theme park, shops, restaurants, cafes, Sea Life Centre and Palace Theatre. We then board our coach at 3pm for our return home.

£0.00

(incl. VAT)
Truffle

Truffle Making Workshop (5-14 years)

Come and join us for a fun few hours of truffle making. Why not make new friends while learning the skill of making delicious homemade truffles nicely presented in decorative containers.  All materials provided. For ages 5-14 years.  Please come dressed in old clothes.

£10.00

(incl. VAT)
Peg

Victorian Peg Angel Making Workshop

Come along and make a selection of Victorian angels using a variety of techniques that will look great on the Christmas tree and will make great gifts.

£16.00

(incl. VAT)
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Wreath Making Workshop

Come along to find out how to make a festive Christmas wreath and a festive floral table arrangement that you can take home. All materials will be provided but please bring along scissors or secateurs.

This workshop is for participants age 16+.

£15.00

(incl. VAT)