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Dance Fit

Saturday, 02 August 2014 - Sunday, 05 October 2014 11.30am - 12.30am
Every Sarturday. Free session. Booking required. SPRINGFIELD PARK, SPRINGFIELD, Hackney, E5 9EF. Contact: www.ourparks.org.uk. Telephone: 0800 111 4464.

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Sunday, 03 August 2014 - Sunday, 05 October 2014 10.30am - 11.30am
Every Sunday. Free session. Booking required. Shoreditch Park, New North Road, Hackney, N1 6TA. Contact: www.ourparks.org.uk. Telephone: 0800 111 4464.

Countryside Live

Saturday, 27 September 2014 - Sunday, 28 September 2014 10am - 5pm
The countryside comes to town. This family friendly event, bringing the countryside into London, has something for all ages and all interests. including animals, arts and crafts, wildlife activities, countryside trades and the infamous dancing sheep show. Adults £5, children free. Age group: all ages. Leyton Marsh, Lea Bridge Road, Hackney, E10 7QL. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Lee Valley Regional Park. Email: events@leevalleypark.org.uk Telephone: 08456 770 600. view website

Abolitionists in Stoke Newington

Saturday, 11 October 2014 11am - 12.30pm
Join us for a stroll down Church Street from Clissold House, focusing on the abolitionist movement in celebration of Black History Month. Free, places are limited. Please book a place by emailing lucy.gijsen@hackney.gov.uk. Age group: All (children must be accompanied). Clissold House, Clissold Park, Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney, N16 9HJ. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Lucy Gijsen. Email: lucy.gijsen@hackney.gov.uk Telephone: . view website

Blindfold Run. You. A friend. One blindfold. 10k. Interested?

Sunday, 02 November 2014 10.00am - 1.00pm
Join the UK's first ever Blindfolded 10k. One thing's for sure - you've never run like this before. Runners work in pairs. One is blindfolded and tethered to a sighted runner, who narrates the twists and turns of the track to make it round the 10k course. 5K also available. . Age group: 16+. Queen Elizabeth Park, London, E20 2ST. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Claire Linacre. Email: claire.linacre@rlsb.org.uk Telephone: 020 7808 6196 . view website

Clissold Park in the Past

Saturday, 08 November 2014 2pm - 3.30pm
Take a walk around Clissold Park and House, find out about its history and meet Eliza Crawshay, a character from the House's past. Free, places are limited. Please book a place by emailing lucy.gijsen@hackney.gov.uk. Age group: All (children must be accompanied). Clissold House, Clissold Park, Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney, N16 9HJ. Disabled access: yes. Contact: Lucy Gijsen. Email: lucy.gijsen@hackney.gov.uk. view website

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Hackney Parks Service
Community Services Directorate
Hackney Service Centre
1 Hillman Street
E8 1DY

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Mon to Fri: 9am - 5pm.
Email: info@hackney.gov.uk
Tel: 020 8356 8428
Fax: 020 8356 7515

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