CHRISTMAS PRIZE BINGO
Broughton hall PTA event. Broughton Hall Sixth Form Centre. Sunday 3rd December 6.30pm. Please support the local PTA. More Details on school website www.broughtonhall.com
South Liverpool Photographic Society
meets every Thursday at CADWA, Rocky Lane L16 1JD from 7.45 - 10.00. Membership £60/£55 for September to June. Summer £3 per visit. We warmly welcome anyone with a serious interest in photography to take part in competitions, displays and presentations and workshops. Beginners to veterans. Contact; Tim Evans on 0151 475 0345, firstname.lastname@example.org Website; www.slps.co.uk
WEST DERBY CHRISTMAS TREE SWITCH ON
The Christmas Tree lights will be switched on outside St. Mary’s Church in the heart of West Derby Village at 3.40pm on Friday 8th December. St Mary’s School Choir will be singing; hand bells, free refreshments, sweets for the children and Santa will be visiting! Get into the festive spirit and don’t miss this great community event.
CARDINAL HEENAN PTA
Get down to Cardinal Heenan on Friday 29th December for the return of Vince Hughes and his rock n roll jukebox. Back by popular demand - bring your family and friends!! Licensed bar, DJ and chances to win some cash! Tickets are just £5 and can be booked by calling 07751 988769 or visit www.cardinalheenanpta.org.uk.
DEYSBROOK COMMUNITY CENTRE CHRISTMAS FAIR
On Saturday the 9th of December we are holding a Christmas fair. We have lots of exciting stalls and even a grotto to meet Father Christmas. Come along for a great day 2-5pm
JACK AND THE BEANSTALK
16th to 23rd December 2017, Grand Central Hall, 35 Renshaw Street, Liverpool, L1 2SF. Adults £10, Kids just £5. Info: skiddle.com
THE ROYAL SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND – CHRISTMAS FAIR
The Royal School For The Blind, Wavertree, L15 6TQ, are hosting a Christmas Fair on Saturday 2nd December from 10am until 4pm. There will be a sensory grotto and a visit from Father Christmas with games and pocket money stalls in the school gym. As well as this, there is a vintage and crafts fair situated in the school hall with over 20 different stalls for you to complete your present lists. Outside will be a farmer’s market of local producers and after all that you can relax in the café for coffee and mince pies.
TRAMWAY & LIGHT RAILWAY SOCIETY
Annual Christmas Dinner, Monday 4 December; at the Adelphi Hotel, Liverpool. Those wishing to come please contact Mr Tony Kuivala on Tel 07885 435542 or email@example.com by the 28th November 2017. Everyone is welcome.
Christians Against Poverty
Are you struggling with bills and debts you can’t afford to pay? Christians Against Poverty can help. Our service is free to everyone regardless of age, gender, faith or background. Call us for a home visit on 0800 328 0006. See more at capuk.org
Hope University Christmas Concert
Liverpool Hope University’s South Liverpool Orchestra have arranged a Christmas Concert on Tuesday 5th December at 8pm in Hope University Chapel, Hope Park, L16 9JD. Tickets are only £4 on the door including a Christmas buffet. Programme includes Lehar’s Gold and Silver Waltz, Strauss’ Radetzky March, Jingle Bells and sing-along Christmas carols.
DIXIELAND JAZZ CONCERT
Come and join the Savoy Jazzmen in concert in the Sefton Park Palm House on Tuesday 5th December between 2 - 4 p.m. There is an admission charge of £6.00 which includes tea or coffee and a slice of cake. Come and listen or dance to the music of the 1920’s and 30’s. Further information from Peter Swensson 0151 722 1478.
GRASSENDALE FLOWER ARRANGEMENT SOCIETY
Meeting on Thursday December 14th 2017 when Karen Schofield from Preston will give a demonstration called “The Key to Christmas”.
Meetings are held in Dovedale Baptist Church Hall, in Olivedale Road. L18 1DW. The doors open at 7.30pm, for meeting at 8.00pm. Visitors are welcome for a fee of £6.00.
The Arts Society Liverpool
Do you love the arts?. We provide nine interesting lectures per year, delivered by expert speakers.
Visit us for our next lecture on 17 January 2018 at 2.00pm at Bridge Chapel, Heath Road, Liverpool L19 4XR for Pilgrimage in Medieval England by Tom Hughes.
Visitors pay £6 donation. Refreshments and free parking available
HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE WORKPLACE CHOIR
Do you work in health or social care in Liverpool? There is a friendly choir for you to join and sing in two charity Christmas concerts. Weekly rehearsals start 6.00pm, 13th September at Sacred Heart Church, L7 8TN. No experience necessary, listen-and-repeat method taught, beginners welcome. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org. Rehearsal pianists also required.
LIVERPOOL & MERSEYSIDE PHILATELIC SOCIETY
Meet upstairs at Court Hey Methodist Church Hall, Bowring Park, L14 3NU, on alternate Mondays at 14.00 prompt, September to June. Guest speakers and members display presentations of postal history and various stamp related themes. New members and guests welcome; good car parking. Bus 6, 61, 116, 610, 619 and quite close to Broadgreen station. Contact Dr. D.Crewe on 0151 733 1291 or Tim Evans on 0151 475 0345
GENTLE ARM CHAIR EXERCISES
Gentle arm chair exercises with music. Starts September 5th. Bishops Court, Parkside Drive. Tuesday 2-3 pm. £2 per session.
GRAND NATIONAL CHORUS
Open nights are held regularly at Prescot Town Hall, 1 Warrington Rd, Prescot L34 5QX, from 8 pm to 10 pm on Thursdays. Come and hear the fabulous harmony of the male voices. Ring 07716 127814 to book free place. http://www.liverpoolinharmony.co.uk
Groups, clubs and classes
Have several support groups in Prescot, Halewood, Huyton and Kirkby for people living with dementia and their carers. The groups provide activities and an opportunity to meet other families with caring responsibilities. There is no charge to attend and refreshments are provided. Please contact us on 426 4433.
Are you at a loose end on a Tuesday morning? If so come along to Long Lane Church, off Mill Lane, Wavertree, 11am till 1pm. We have board games, crochet, knitting, card making, gardening and church maintenance (if you are handy). Refreshments provided £1. All welcome. For info call Helen on 07837 711178
BOWEL CANCER SUPPORT GROUP
Come and meet others, discuss, explore, exchange ideas and laughter in a friendly, non-threatening environment. If you would like to join us for a cuppa and a chat, come along to Meeting Room ‘A’, upstairs in Childwall Fiveways Centre, on the first Tuesday of every month from 6.00-7.30pm. Patients, former patients, family, friends & carers all welcome!! For more info ring Helen 07948 120955
Breathe Easy Liverpool South is a friendly support group for people with lung disease/breathing difficulties. We usually meet the fourth Monday in the month at 1.30 pm, Bridge Chapel Centre, Heath Road, Liverpool, L19 4XR. For further information, please ring the British Lung Foundation Helpline on 03000 030 555
C.A.B. drop-in (10am to 12noon) Tuebrook Hope Centre, Christ Church Buckingham Rd. L13
CHARITY TABLE SALE
At the Bridge Centre Trust, every Saturday from 9am to 2.30 pm (pitch available only £7). 2 Daneville Road, L4 9RG. Phone 0151 792 8711
CHRIST CHURCH CENTRE, SEDGEMOOR RD.
Coffee morning in church centre, Tues 10am-12noon. Make new friends or relax with old ones, everybody welcome. Call Helen on 0151 474 1444 for info. Connect ‘n’ Create. Come along for company, a cuppa and a bit of craft or anything creative! All skills, all levels! Wednesdays 10am-12noon. Call Barbara 0151 226 2992 for more.
CROXTETH HALL GARDEN SOCIETY
We are a friendly group who meet in Croxteth Hall every 1st and 3rd Thursday evening of the month at 7.30pm. Annual membership is £10 which includes refreshments and raffle. If you’re interested in gardening why not join us. Please ring Jim or Pauline on 0151 928 5625 – visit our website www.croxteth.net
CROXTETH RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION
See our website for details. www.co-residents-association.co.uk
Wed between 10am – 11.30am young at hearts club every Thurs. 2pm – 4pm. Church of the Good Shepherd Community Rooms, Lover House Lane L11. 2SF. For info call Barbara, older persons community worker on 0151 226 2992.
DEYSBROOK YOUNG AT HEART GROUP
Meet every Friday 11.00 to 12.30 (except Bank Holidays) at the Deysbrook Village Centre, Deysbrook Way, Liverpool 12. There is a range of activities – creative as well as fun; occasional trips; enjoy a cuppa and a chat. All welcome.
DEYSBROOK KNIT AND NATTER
Meets at Deysbrook Village Centre on Mondays at 11.00. Beginners and experienced knitters and crocheters welcome.
ECZEMA SUPPORT GROUP
We are looking for new volunteers to assist with awareness/fundraising events. Contact Mike Birch. email@example.com for info about our work.
ROY CASTLE FAGENDS
Stop Smoking Support Groups. Weekly: Cohen’s Chemist, Mon 11.30am – 12.45am. Old Swan One Stop Mon 1.30pm – 2.15pm. West Derby Millennium Centre Tue 5.30-6.45pm Yew tree CC Tue 9- 10.15 am and 3.30-4.45pm, Green Lane Pharmacy Tuebrook Sat 10-11.45am Excluding bank holidays (no appointment necessary) free support and access to Nicotine Replacement therapy & Champix Freephone 0800 195 2131
FIBROMATES – NORTH WEST FIBROMYALGIA SUPPORT GROUP
Meets every month. If you have fibromyalgia, or care for someone who has it, you are most welcome to join us. We are a very friendly group who meet once a month to support each other and share information about managing fibromyalgia. Please contact Anne Pritchard on 07912 084549.
Re-trace the rich tapestry of Liverpool’s colourful history. Admire stunning architecture and discover amazing hidden gems. Tours led by qualified guides. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
For preschool children and carers. St Christopher’s, Lorenzo Drive. Wednesdays 9.45am-11.15am Term time. No waiting list. No lower age limit. Just come along or call Sue 0151 226 2992.
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF WOMEN’S CLUBS (NAWC)
The NAWC meet at Lowlands in Haymans Green every Thursday between 2 and 4 pm. Come and enjoy a friendly afternoon. We enjoy guest speakers, outings, theatre trips amongst many other activities. Further details about other clubs in Liverpool contact – Pat Blair (0151) 228 0316 or email email@example.com.
PARENT & TODDLERS FOR PRE-SCHOOL CHILDREN
Monday morning 9.15am – 11.15am during term time at Ebenezer Chapel, corner of Queens Drive and Stanley Park Ave. Come along for a warm welcome cup of tea and chat. Call Mrs Wright. 0151 256 5880
PARKINSON’S SOUTH LIVERPOOL GROUP
We meet on the second Thursday of each month at Bridge Chapel Heath Road, Liverpool, L19 4XR at 7.15pm. Come and join us for an informal chat and helpful advice regarding Parkinson’s with quest speakers.
Scarisbrick Residents and Tenants Association meet every second Tue of the month at Lemington Rd School Dinner Centre 6.30pm visit our website for info.www.scarisbrickresidents.info St James CE Mill Lane West Derby. The 5K Café is held every Thurs term time from 11am to 1.30pm. Lovely food and good company. Donations towards lunch appreciated.
SMILE AND SING with MERSEY HARMONY
Have fun, sing, and boost your skills. Come along to Merseyside’s only all-female barbershop chorus. Mersey Harmony performs at events and competes locally and nationally. Rehearsals every MONDAY, 19:15 – 22:00, Academy of St Nicholas, Horrocks Ave, L19 5NY. For details: Call Angela – 07947 142440 – www.merseyharmony.co.uk or check out our Facebook page.
THE BRIDGE CENTRE
The Bridge Centre old Bridge Inn Pub Broadway L4 9RG. FREE Counselling Service every Wed 10am till 3pm. To book an appointment call 07540177958 ask for Sue. Zumba Classes Tue 6.30pm till 7.30pm. Wed 9.30am till 10.30am. Chair Based Tia Chi Classes. Thurs. 10.30 till 11.30 only £2.50. Ballroom Classes Tue 1.30 till 2.30 pm £3. Tia Chi Classes Tue 11.30 till noon.
THE PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORT & INFORMATION GROUP
Informal meeting held on last Wed. in the month (except Dec) at Sunflowers Centre, 21 Aigburth Rd, L17 4JR. Separate meeting rooms available for partners and carers. For info 0151 726 8934
TUEBROOK HOPE CENTRE, BUCKINGHAM ROAD
As a local community led charity we are keen to promote and host a range of health, leisure and social activities for neighbours of all ages. Monday mornings (9.30am): Yoga classes, Tuesday evenings (7-8pm): Tai Chi classes, Wednesday evenings (7-8pm): Drama Group for Adults. Thursday evenings (7-8pm): Mojo Theatre group for young people aged 11 to 16. Friday lunchtimes (12noon-1pm):
ASPERGER CARERS GROUP
Held on the first Monday of each month at Rathbone Hospital, Library Building, William House, Mill Lane, Liverpool L13 4AW. For info contact 07887 369550 or firstname.lastname@example.org
ADULT DISABILITY ACTIVITY DAY
Every Monday daytime from 11am to 3pm adult disability activity day; it includes DJ with karaoke, dancing, chair based exercise, bingo, play your cards right, full size snooker table, dart board, loads of prizes and much more. Free car park. At The New Derry Social Club, Mere Lane, Liverpool, L5 0QW.