Cranham Over 60s Club
Cranhan Social Centre. Every Thursday from 1pm to 3pm.
Entertainment, dancing and more.
Contact: 0208 593 5625
Frindship Club for over 55s
When: Every Thursday
Time: 10am to 11am
Where: Romford Shopping Hall, 43 Market Place, Romford, RM1 3AB
Havering Over 50s Forum
When: Second Tuesday of the month
Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm
RGCA Chair Zumba
Time: 2pm - 2:45pm
Contact: www. rgcasc.org
Senior Citizen Pillate Classes
Where: Emerson Park Community Assembly hall, Slewins Lane, Hornchurch,
Day: Monday Time: 11am - 12pm
Where: Hornchurch Conservative Club, North Street, Hornchurch
Day: Tuesday Time: 9:30am - 10:30am
Day: Friday Time: 10:30am - 11:30am
Where: Tweedway Hall, Tweedway Rise Park,
Day: Wednesday Time 10:30m - 11:30am
Contact: 07722174210 email: email@example.com
Tapestry- Walking Football
Day: Mondasy Time: 12pm - 1pm
Day: Thursdays Time 7pm - 8pm
Epilepsy Action Romford Coffee and Chat Group
Day: Third Wednesday of the month
Time: 12pm - 2pm
Havering Asian Social and Welfare Association (HASWA)
Yoga Class: Monday and Wednesday 10am - 11:30am
Lunch Club: Wednesday 12pm - 2pm
Fitness Fusion: Thursdays 11:30am - 12:30pm
Bollywood Dancing: Tuesdays 11:30 - 12:30pm
Coffee Stop: Thursday 11am - 1pm
Punjabi Class Thursday 6pm - 7:30pm
Parkingson's Uk Havering and District Branch Romford Brain Injury Support Group
When: third Thursday of the month
Time: from 7pm to 8:30pm
Where: YMCA 29 Rush Green Road, Romford, RM7 0PH
Yoga & Mindfulness
Gentle movement, seated meditation practice and relaxation.
Where: 410 Brentwood Road, Gidea Park, Romford, RM2 6DH
Time: 9:30am - 12pm
Dates: Saturday 8 September 2018, Saturday 13 October 2018, Saturday 17 November 2018
Atte Bower Short Mat Bowls Club
When: Bower Hall, Wellingtonia Avenue, Havering-atte-bower, RM4 1QP
Day: Monday Time: 7:15pm - 10pm
Day: Thursday Time: 9:15am - 12pm
Contact: Tel: 706833 website: www.attebowerbowls.weebly.com
Hardleigh House Short Mat Bowls Club
Day: Mondays & Tuesday
Time: 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Day: Thursday & Friday
Time: 10am - 12pm
Havering 90 Joggers
Day: every Tuesday and Thursday
Time: from 7pm
Where: meet at Abbs Cross Sports Centre
Membership from 18 years upwards. All abilities welcome to run courses provided.
50+ Exercise Movement and Dance
An exercise, Movement & Dance class to help keep you flexible, mobile and improve strength.
When: Every Wednesday during school term
Time: 2pm - 3:30pm
Where: at St Laurence Church Hall, Corbets Tey Road, Upminster.
FIRST CLASS IS FREE
Havering BME Forum Community Cultural Celebration
Day: Saturday 20 October 2018
Time: 12pm – 5pm
Opening by: Mayor Dilip Patel
Community event, featuring kids, entertainment, performers, food from various cultures, health and wellbeing stall and more.
A social club for single/widowed/divorced people age 40-70.
Where: meet at Harrow Lodge Bowls Club, Hornchurch
Day: on the first Tuesday of the month
Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Diabetes UK- Havering Group
Day: Third Monday of the month (except August and January)
Where: North Street Halls, Hornchurch
Haven Ladies Club
Day: Alternate Tuesdays
Time: 8pm – 10pm
Havering Active Tea Dance
Time: 1:30pm – 3:30pm
Contact email: email@example.com
Havering Dementia Carers Support Group
A Dementia Carers group run by Carers for Carers.
Day: Every Monday (except Bank Holidays)
Time: 10:30am – 12pm
Where: 2A Newmarket Way, Hornchurch, RM12 6DS
Contact: 07811344523 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
St John Ambulance Harold Hill and Harold wood Unit
Time: 7pm – 9pm
Contact email: email@example.com
Train AID-Level2 Emergency First Aid at work course
Day: first Saturday of the month
Time: 9am – 3:30pm
British Sign Language Group
Where: Romford Library
Day: second Friday of the month
Time: 12:30pm – 2pm
Chargeable event: £2 members / £3.50 non members per session.
Adult listening to books on CDs
Where: Rainham Library
Day: first Tuesday of the month
Reading Group for Adults
Where: Collier Row Library
Day: first Wednesday of the month
Day: Thursday Time: 7pm – 7:30pm
Where: Elm Park Library
Day: first Thursday of the month and first Friday of the month
Time: 6:30pm (for Thursday) 10:30am (for Friday)
Where: Gidea Park Library
Day: second Thursday of the month
Time: 6:45pm – 7:45pm (every other month)
Where: Harold Wood Library
Time: 6:30pm (approx. every 4 weeks)
Provides Coach Trips around the country at affordable price throughout the year.
if you are interested in any trips please contact Shirley Ward on:
HOME: 01708 227884
MOBILE: 07966 146956
Adult Day Service
- Carers Trust EHHR now provides an Adult Day Service for two sessions (Wednesday and Thursday) at our venue the Living Well Resource Centre, 372 Chadwell Heath Lane, Romford. RM6 4YG
- Each session runs from 10.30am to 3.30pm. There are two Care Support workers at each session that collect clients from their homes and bring them to the venue.
- There is a maximum of 8 clients at each session.
- Refreshments throughout the day and a light lunch for all clients.
- There is be a rolling ten weeks activity programme for the client to participate in each week. The clients are able to participate in stimulating activities together which are tailored to suit the interest and needs of the group.
- Our organisation is registered with The Care Quality Commission and has the rating of ‘Good’ in all areas.
- Prior to being offered a place on the group, each client is assessed for suitability and their suitability are reviewed regularly. The cost to the client for each session is £50 inclusive of transport and lunch.
For more information click HERE
Carers Trust EHHR has a wide range of services available for those caring for someone with Dementia and memory loss.
Care packages from Tapestry are tailor made with our clients to allow them to keep their independence and stay in their own home for longer. Our specially trained staff will create a person centred care plan that provides our clients with a care package that meets their individual needs and delivers on their expectations. Click HERE for more information
Hornchurch leisure centre:
Tuesdays between 1.30pm and 2.30pm.
Wednesdays between 1.30pm and 3pm.
Saturdays between 4.35pm and 6pm
Sundays between 12.05pm to 1pm
Central Park leisure centre: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays between 1.30pm and 2.30pm and 2.30pm and 3.30pm.
Chafford Sports complex: Thursdays between 6pm and 7.30pm.
Only a limited number of swimmers can be accommodated at the Chafford Sports Complex. The centre runs a 'first come, first served' policy.
Free badminton and squash
Along with the free swimming, there is also free badminton (Hornchurch Leisure Centre and Central Park Leisure Centre) and free squash (Hornchurch Leisure Centre only), subject to timings.
Hornchurch leisure centre: Tuesdays and Thursdays between 1.30pm and 2.45pm
Central Park leisure centre: Mondays and Wednesdays between 11am and 1pm
Hornchurch leisure centre: Mondays between 2.20pm and 3.40pm
The squash courts offer two 40 minute sessions.
Please note: The Management reserves the right to change or cancel any of these sessions without prior notice, although notice will be provided in advance where possible to do so. To find out more about these activities please click HERE
Arts in Havering
Havering's year round programme of arts and entertainment, includes events, concerts and activities at Fairkytes Arts Centre, music tuition at Havering Music School, performances at the Queens Theatre and numerous outdoor arts festivals and exhibitions.
Fairkytes Arts Centre and Fairkytes Live
Fairkytes Arts Centre is a friendly community arts centre based in the heart of Hornchurch. It offers a wide range of arts, crafts and performance activities for adults and children as well as regular concerts under the Fairkytes Live banner, including opportunities for local talent to perform.
Rooms, studios and performance spaces are available for hire and Fairkytes hosts a large number of clubs and societies. There is also a craft gallery and shop selling work created by local craftspeople.
Arts festivals and events
Havering's annual cultural programme includes the Havering Arts Festival, the Langtons Summer Concert, Music for a Winter's Night season of classical and chamber music, Havering Music School concerts and community events hosted by the Queen's Theatre.
Full details of upcoming events: Events Calendar
Regular exhibitions are held at the following venues:
- Fairkytes Arts Centre
- Queens's Theatre
- Hornchurch and Upminster Libraries
- Brentwood Road Gallery
Job Club at Romford Library - Every Friday
Anyone of any age living in the London Borough of Havering, who is actively looking for work and is not on a ‘Government Work Programme’ is welcome to join.
Held every Friday from 10am till 1pm between 17 November 2017 and 31 December 2020
Location: Romford Central Library, , St Edwards Way,
Cost: Free to attend
Mindfulness, Meditation, Pranayam with light Yoga - Weekly from 22 September 2017
Improved sleep, quieter mind, breathing exercises that both energises and relaxes the body for greater health. Classes run every Friday.
Held every Friday from 11:30am till 12:45pm between 22 September 2017 and 22 September 2018
Contact telephone number : 01708 522789
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Sewing Club - Weekly from 22 September 2017
Stitch and Sew classes every Friday
Held every Friday from 1pm till 3pm between 22 September 2017 and 22 September 2018
Social Dance Classes at ACS Dance Club
Beginners social ballroom and Latin classes
Held every Friday from 7:30pm till 8:30pm between 20 April 2018 and 21 April 2019
Location: ACS Dance Club
Yoga - Weekly from 20 October 2017
Benefits Healthy body, Fun, Better Energy, Controls Stress, Flexibility and Vitality. Classes run every Wednesday.
Held every Friday from 10am till 11:30am between 20 October 2017 and 20 October 2018
Location: Greenfields, Kilmartin Way, Elm Park RM12 5NB