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We offer so much more than books, study spaces, activities. We bring in many different services available in partnership with various partners. These events are FREE* to join without any prior booking. Join us on the day of the event! Please note - each event has a maximum capacity. There are some events which require prior booking and a small fee. This will be clearly labelled as follows:
Booking Required - This means you need to book your place before attending the event. Information on how to book the event will be included in the details below where applicable.
Charges Apply/Subscription Required - This means these events require a small fee to attend.

Weekly Events Schedules:

No events will take place on all bank holidays and public holidays. Schedules may change without prior notice.


Every Monday

Abbey Leisure Centre
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM - Yoga and Meditation (Adults), - Membership of Abbey Leisure Centre needed

Barking Learning Centre
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Free Computer Class (Adults)
12:30 PM - 03:00 PM - Bingo (Adults)

Dagenham Library
09:30 AM - 11:30 AM - ESOL - English for Speakers of Other Languages (Adults), Booking Required - Call 020 8270 4722

Marks Gate Community Hub
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Story & Rhyme (0 - 5 Years Old)
11:00 AM - 03:00 PM - BRIC (Adults), Pre-booked Appointment Only
Last Mon of the Month 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM - Pennu Charity (Over 60s)
04:00 PM - 09:00 PM - MGRP Soup Kitchen (Adults)

Online via TEAMS
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - HENRY Programme (0 - 5 Years Old), Booking Required - Click Here
06:00 PM - 07:00 PM - LEAN Living (Adults), Booking Required - Click Here
07:00 PM - 09:00 PM - Pen to Print: Love Letters to the World Season 3 Creative Writing Workshops (16+ Years Old), Booking Required - Click Here

Robert Jeyes Community Library
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Talking Toddlers (0 - 5 Years Old)
02:30 PM - 04:00 PM - GSA Adult Drama (Adults), Booking Required - email info@greenshoesarts.com
04:45 PM - 06:00 PM - GSA Children's Drama (8+ Years Old), Booking Required - email info@greenshoesarts.com
07:30 PM - 08:30 PM - Zumba (Adults), Booking Required - email zumba.cinti@gmail.com

Sue Bramley Community Hub
09:30 AM - 04:30 PM - Sensory Room (0 - 5 Years Old), Booking Required - Call 02082706619
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM - Stay & Play (0 - 5 Years Old)
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Maa Shanti Coffee Morning (Adults), Last Monday of the Month
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM - Baby Massage (0 - 10 Months Old), Booking Required - Click Here
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM - Reading Beez (5 - 13 Years Old)

Valence Library
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Line Dancing (Adults)
02:30 PM - 03:30 PM - Tai Chi (Adults)

William Bellamy Community Hub
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM - Midwife Clinic, Pre-booked Appointment Only


Every Tuesday

Abbey Leisure Centre
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Dance/Aerobics/Zumba (Adults with Learning Disabilities), Drop In - Leisure Centre Membership Required

Barking Learning Centre
01:30 PM - 03:30 PM - Darts (Adults)
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM - Community Food Club (Adults), Booking Required - Click Here
01:30 PM - 03:30 PM - Arts and Crafts for Adults (Adults)

Becontree Children's Centre
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Babbling Babes (0 - 18 Months Old)
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM - Let's Get Moving (0 - 5 Years Old) 

Dagenham Library
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM - Stay & Play (0 - 5 Years Old)
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM - Baby Massage (0 - 10 Months Old), Booking Required - Click Here
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM - Babbling Babes (0 - 18 Months Old)
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM - ICT Basic (Digital Champions) (16+ Years Old), Booking Required
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM - Reading Beez (5 - 11 Years Old), Booking Required

Fanshawe Community Centre
02:15 PM - 03:45 PM - Yoga and Relaxation (Adults)

Jim Peters Stadium
11:00 AM - 04:00 PM - Cycling (Adults with Learning Disabilities), FREE, Booking Required - Contact Geoff Fletcher 07939 249980 for access

Marks Gate Community Hub
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM - Midwife Clinic, Pre-booked Appointment Only
10:00 AM - 02:00 PM - BRIC (Adults), Pre-booked Appointment Only
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Knit and Natter (Over 60s)
03:30 PM - 06:30 PM - Sparks2Life Youth Club (5 - 18 Years Old), Booking Required - Text 07812-487926

Online via TEAMS
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM - LEAN Living (Adults), Booking Required - Click Here
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM - Coffee Morning (Adults), Join Microsoft Teams Meetin

Robert Jeyes Community Library
09:30 AM - 10:15 PM - Brit Bees Ladies Dancercise (Adults), Booking Required
01:30 PM - 03:00 PM - GSA Adult Textiles (Adults), Booking Required - email info@greenshoesarts.com
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM - CHCC Kids Art Club (5 - 13 Years Old), Booking Required - Call Rubina 07969-080188
04:45 PM - 06:00 PM - GSA Childern's Dance (10+ Years), Booking Required - email info@greenshoesarts.com
05:00 PM - 06:00 PM - CHCC Older Kids Art Class (10+ Years)

Sue Bramley Community Hub
09:30 AM - 04:30 PM - Sensory Room (0 - 5 Years Old), Booking Required - Call 02082706619
09:30 AM - 12:00 PM - HENRY Programme (0 - 5 Years Old), Booking Required - Click Here
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Coffee Morning - Knit & Knatter (All)
01:30 PM - 02:00 PM - Let's Get Moving (0 - 5 Years Old)

Valence Library
11:00 AM - 01:30 PM - Treasured Memories (Adults)

Wants Community Centre
12:00 PM - 03:45 PM - Darts and Snooker (Adults)
12:15 PM - 01:30 PM - Line Dancing (Adults
02:00 PM - 03:45 PM - Tea Dance (Adults)

William Bellamy Community Hub
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM - Midwife Clinic, Pre-booked Appointment Only


Every Wednesday

Barking Learning Centre
12:30 PM - 03:30 PM - Hoy (Adults)

Becontree Heath Leisure Centre
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Walking Football (Adults), Leisure Centre Membership Required

Dagenham Library
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM - ICT Advance (Digital Champions) (16+ Years Old), Booking Required
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Cocoon Together Early Years (0 - 5 Years Old), Booking Required - email at earlyyearscocoon@gmail.com
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Cocoon Together Early Years (0 - 5 Years Old), Booking Required - email at earlyyearscocoon@gmail.com
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM - Reading Beez (5 - 11 Years Old), Booking Required

Leys Children's Centre
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM - Stay & Play (0 - 5 Years Old)

M&B Sports Club
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Walk & Talk (Adults)

Marks Gate Community Hub
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM - Midwife Clinic (0 - 5 Years Old), Pre-booked Appointment Only
09:30 AM - 11:00 PM - HENRY Programme (0 - 5 Years Old), Booking Required - Booking Required - Click Here
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM - Community Food Club (Adults), Booking Required - Click Here
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM - Arts and Crafts (Adults)

Online via TEAMS
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Health Group (Adults with Learning Disabilities), No Booking Required, Join Microsoft Teams Meeting
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - HENRY Programme (0 - 5 Years Old), Booking Required - Click Here
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM - Parenting Programmes (0 - 5 Years Old), FREE, Booking Required - Booking Required - Click Here
2nd Wednesday of the Month 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM - Pen to Print: Screenwriting Class (16+ Years Old), Booking Required - Click Here
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM - Pen to Print: Beginners Playwriting Class (16+ Years Old), Booking Required - Click Here
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM - Pen to Print: Advanced Playwriting Class (16+ Years Old), Booking Required - Click Here

Park Centre
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Fit-Steps (Adults)
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM - Chair Exercise (Adults)
12:30 PM - 03:00 PM - Bingo (Adults)

Robert Jeyes Community Library
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Computer Class (Adults)
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM - GSA Adult Music (Adults), Booking Required - email info@greenshoesarts.com
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM - CHCC Kids Art Club (5 - 13 Years Old), Booking Required - Call Rubina 07969-080188
04:00 PM - 07:00 PM - Love Literacy (10+ Years Old), Booking Required - email zaramuirheadchcc@gmail.com

Sue Bramley Community Hub
09:00 AM - 01:00 PM - ESOL - English for Speakers of Other Languages (Adults ), Booking Required
09:15 AM - 04:30 PM - Midwife Clinic (0 - 5 Years Old), Pre-booked Appointment Only
09:30 AM - 04:30 PM - Sensory Room (0 - 5 Years Old), Booking Required - Call 02082706619
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM - Shed Life (All)
10:00 AM - 01:00 PM - Mums Matter (Adults), Booking Required - Call 01708 457 040 or Email mumsmatter@haveringmind.org.uk
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Golden Years - Over 60s Group (Over 60s)
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM - Reading Beez (5 - 13 Years Old)

Valence Library
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM - Yoga and Meditation (Adults)
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM - Salsa (Adults)

William Bellamy Community Hub
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM - Midwife Clinic, Booking Required
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM - Community Food Club (Adults), Booking Required - Click Here


Every Thursday

Abbey Leisure Centre
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM - Dance/Aerobics/Zumba (Adults with Learning Disabilities), Drop In - Leisure Centre Membership Required

Barking Learning Centre
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM - Stay & Play (0 - 5 Years Old)
12:30 PM - 03:00 PM - Bingo (Adults)
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM - Babbling Babes (0 - 18 Months Old)

Becontree Children's Centre
09:30 AM - 12:00 PM - HENRY Programme (0 - 5 Years Old), Booking Required - Click Here
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM - Infant Feeding Café (0 - 5 Years Old), For more information please email InfantFeedingBar&Dagenham@nelft.nhs.uk
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM - Baby Massage (0 - 10 Months Old), Booking Required - Click Here

Dagenham Library
04:00 PM - 05:00 PM - Reading Beez (5 - 11 Years Old), Booking Required
1st Thursday of the Month 01:30 PM - 04:30 PM - Fast, Free & Confidential HIV & STI Testing - www.positiveeast.org.uk/hivtest

M&B Sports Club
09:45 AM - 11:15 AM - Yoga and Meditation (Adults)
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Supple Strength (Adults)

Marks Gate Community Hub
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM - Stay & Play (0 - 5 Years Old)
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM - Babbling Babes (0 - 18 Months Old)
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM - GSA Creative Writing (Adults), Booking Required - info@greenshoesarts.com

Online via TEAMS
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM - LEAN Living (Adults), Booking Required - Click Here

Park Centre
09:45 AM - 11:00 AM - Darts (Adults)
11:00 AM - 12noon - Tai Chi (Adults)
12:30 PM - 03:00 PM - Bingo (Adults)
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM - Zumba Gold (Adults)

Ripple Centre
10:00 AM - 12 PM - Short Mat Bowls (Adults)
07:30 PM - 08:30 PM - Zumba (Adults)

Robert Jeyes Community Library
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM - Brit Beez - Coffee Morning (Adults)
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM - GSA Creative Writing (Adults), Booking Required - email info@greenshoesarts.com
04:00 PM - 04:45 PM - Kids Dancercise
05:00 PM - 06:00 PM - Karate Class

Sue Bramley Community Hub
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM - Boxfit Classes (Adults), £2 per session, No Booking Required - Contact Jodie for more information on 07950-938217
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM - Grief & Self-Care Support Group (Adults), Booking Required - Call 0203 488 8655 or email A.williams@momsonamission.co.uk
03:30 PM - 05:00 PM - Youth Boxfit (5 -18 Years Old), £2 per session, No Booking Required - Contact Jodie for more information on 07950-938217
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM - Kids Cooking School (4 - 10 Years Old), £20 per child per month, Booking Required - www.creativewellness.uk & 07946899933

Valence Library
01:45 PM - 03:45 PM - Arts and Crafts for Adults (Adults) 


Every Friday

Abbey Leisure Centre
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM - Ballroom Dancing (Adults), Drop In, Booking Required - Membership of Abbey Leisure Centre needed

Barking Learning Centre
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM - All Around the World (0 - 5 Years Old)
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Free Computer Class (Adults) - starting from 5 November 2021

Online
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM - Parenting Programmes (0 - 5 Years Old), Booking Required - Click Here
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM - Baby Massage (0 - 10 Months Old), Booking Required - Click Here
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM - Music Quiz (Adults), Join Microsoft Teams Meeting

Robert Jeyes Community Library (library is closed on Fridays)
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Boccia (Adults)
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM - Line Dancing (Adults)
10:30 AM - 03:45 PM - Young at Heart (Adults)
12:45 PM - 03:30 PM - Bingo (Adults)
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Arts and Crafts (Adults)
01:45 PM - 02:30 PM - Zumba Gold (Adults)
04:30 PM - 05:15 PM - Girls Dancercise

Sue Bramley Community Hub
09:15 AM - 04:30 PM - Midwife Clinic, Pre-booked Appointment Only
09:30 AM - 04:30 PM - Sensory Room (0 - 5 Years Old), Booking Required - Call 02082706619
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM - Community Café Arts & Crafts (All)
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM - Community Food Club (Adults), Booking Required - Click Here
1st Friday of the Month 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM - Craft Club (5 - 11 Years Old), Booking Required - Call 02082706619

William Bellamy Community Hub
09:00 AM - 04:00 PM - Midwife Clinic, Pre-booked Appointment Only
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM - Stay & Play (0 - 5 Years Old),
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM - Baby Massage (0 - 10 Months Old), Booking Required - Click Here


Every Saturday

Dagenham Library
2nd Saturday of the month: - Free Computer Class (Adults) starting from 23 October 2021

Online via TEAMS
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - LEAN Living (Adults), Booking Required - Click Here
1st, 3rd & 5th Saturday of the month: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Barking Toastmasters Club (16+ Years Old), Booking Required - Click Here
3rd Saturday of the month: 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Pen to Print: Advanced Creative Writing Class (16+ Years Old), Booking Required - Click Here
1st Saturday of the month: 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Pen to Print: Beginners Creative Writing Class (16+ Years Old), Booking Required - Click Here
3rd Saturday of the month: 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Pen to Print: Advanced Poetry Class (16+ Years Old), Booking Required - Click Here
1st Saturday of the month: 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM - Pen to Print: Beginners Poetry Class (16+ Years Old), Booking Required - Click Here

Valence Library
1st Saturday of the month: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM - Saturday Book Club (Adults)


Every Sunday

Barking Learning Centre
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Free Computer Class (Adults)

Online via TEAMS
11:00 AM - 12noon - LEAN Living (Adults), Booking Required - Click Her

Play & Communication Advice Sessions

A one-to-one session with a play and communication worker if you have concerns regarding your child’s play and communication skills.
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Pen to Print Creative Writing Programme

We’re passionate about helping people discover what their stories are through free competitions, events, classes and initiatives. See the Pen to Print website for events information.