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BARLBOROUGH

THE BARLBOROUGH ‘Little’ School: Coffee shop open Tuesday and Thursday, 9am-12noon.

BARLBOROUGH Heritage Centre: A Morning of Nostalgia, Saturday 9th June, 10am in Park View Community Centre. Includes a film show of past Renishaw Galas from 1937-1954 plus a short film of Barlborough in the winter of 1947. Numbers are limited. Tickets from Barlborough Heritage Centre at just £3 each to include light refreshments. Funds raised will go towards the running costs of the Heritage Centre: Tel: 01246 810100.

BARLBOROUGH History Group: Meetings have been temporarily suspended. The group have chosen instead to do site visits to Historical places of interest with connections to Barlborough.

BRING and Buy Book Club, Little School Coffee Shop: A selection of second hand books on Tuesday and Thursdays, 9am-12noon. Paperbacks from 50p and hardbacks £1. Also a selection of handmade cards by the Park View craft group. All proceeds to Bluebell Wood Children’s hospice.

SCOUTS: Fridays 7-8.30pm. If you think that you could help either weekly or sharing on a less regular basis come along to a meeting or ring Steve Riley on: 07855 413577.

TAI Chi: The Barlborough and District Tai Chi Group members invite you to join them for exercise and good company every week, 12.15-1.45pm in the Village Hall. All welcome. Tel. 01246 812198.

BARLBOROUGH Resource Centre: Tuesdays, 9am-3pm Internet Cafe. Wednesdays, 9am-3pm normal centre services. Rooms available to hire. Thursdays, 9.30am-5pm, normal centre services plus craft workshops 10am-12noon. Fridays closed. Saturdays, 9am-12noon. New members always welcome. Did you used to live on the Row or do you have ancestors that lived on Low Common/Barbers Row? Why not visit one of our meetings. We have collected a large amount of photographs depicting life on the Row. We are now busy compiling stories which we hope to publish. Every other Wednesday, Barlborough Resource Centre, Ward Lane, 7pm.

CARLTON

ALZHEIMER’S Society Bassetlaw Branch, The Costhorpe Centre, Northumberland Avenue: Offers support, advice and information. Memories Social Club, Monday-Thurs 1-3.30pm, activities, trips out and socialising with people in a similar situation, open to all. Contact Sue Brewin: 01909 730886.

BROWNIES, Parish Centre: Wednesdays, 5.45pm.

CLEVELAND Close Community Centre: Bingo Tuesdays 2-4pm Tel. 01909 733858. Councillor David Hare Surgery, first Saturday of month, 9-9.45am. Healthy Living Group, gentle exercise, 2nd and 4th Wednesday of month, 9.45-11am. Tel: 01909 731185. Indoor Bowls, Thursdays, 2-4pm, £1.50 includes light refreshments. Judo, 6.15-8.45pm, £3. Tel: 07784649915 for further details. Luncheon Club, Tuesdays 11am-2pm, £4.50. 01909 540449. Movement To Music, Wednesdays 2-4pm, £1. Tel: 01909 731564.

METHODIST Schoolroom: Boy’s Brigade: Tuesdays 6-7pm. Brownies: Wednesdays, 6-7.15pm. Carlton Guides, 1st and 2nd: Thursdays, 7-8.30pm. Rainbow Guides: Thursdays, 5-6pm, for girls aged between 5-7 years.

MOTHER’S Union, Parish Centre, Church Lane: Thursdays, 7.15pm.

POPLARS Church: Sundays, church meeting 10.30am, (first Sunday of month held at the Gospel Hall, Church Walk, Worksop). For more information contact: 01909 530171.

SHO-Shin-Budo Kwai, Cleveland Close Community Centre: Tuesdays 6.30-8.30pm, five years to adult, £3.

WOMEN’S Institute, Parish Centre: Meetings are held in the Parish Centre the second Thursday of the month at 7.15pm, visitors £3. The walking group meet on the Green at 9.15am every Monday except the Monday before the monthly meeting. The gardening club meet monthly in the Ann Daniels Centre, the Luncheon Club every two months. For time and date ring Carol on 01909 731514.

VILLAGE Hall: Mondays, office hours 9am-3pm, Rebecca’s Dance Studios offer classes in ballet, tap, modern, acrobatics, streetdance and contemporary, tel. Rebecca on: 07759 777103, 5.45-7.45pm Private Tuition and Senior Troupe, Keep Fit 6.30-7.30pm, Lindrick Players 7.30-9.30pm, Pilates 7.30-8.30pm. Tuesdays, office hours 9am-3pm, Weight Watchers 10am, 12noon and 6pm, Bingo 6-9pm. Wednesdays, office hours 9am-5pm, Action Sports 1.45-3.15pm, Keep Fit 6.30-7.30pm, Zumba 5.30-6.30pm, Line Dancing 6.30-10.30pm, Karate 7.45-8.45pm. Thursdays, office hours 9am-3pm, Clic 9.30-11.30am, Taekwondo 5.30-6.30pm, Bingo 6-8.45pm, Rebecca’s Dance Studios 6.15-6.45pm Intermediate Troupe, 7-8.15pm Contemporary Ballet and Adult Tap, 8.30-9pm Private Tuition, Circuit Training 8.30-9.30pm. Fridays, office hours 9am-3pm, Lindrick Singers 1-3pm, Adult Dance Classes 7-9.30pm. Saturdays, office hours 9am-3pm, Physio1mpact 9-11am, Rebecca’s Dance Studios 9.30am-2.15pm, 11.30am-12.15pm Children’s classes, Movers n’ Shakers Streetdance 7-11yrs and All Starz Streetdance 11yrs and over.

WORKSOP and District Live at Home Scheme, Ann Daniels Centre, 64 Dadley Road: Mondays, Over 60s Lunch Club and Games Afternoon, 12noon-3pm. Tuesdays, Over 60s Lunch Club, 12noon-1.30pm. Wednesdays, (Rayton Spur Community Centre) Over 60s Lunch Club and Activities, 12noon-2.30pm. Thursdays, Over 60s Coffee Morning and Bingo, 10.30am-12.30pm. Telephone for details: 01909 732488.

YOUTH Club, Carlton Youth Centre: Fridays 6-8pm, for years 3, 4, 5 and 6 only. Sundays 5.30-7.30pm for ages 11-16 years. Mondays 6.45-9.15pm for ages 13-19 years. Tuesdays 6.45-9.15pm for ages 13-19 years. Wednesdays 6-8pm for years 5, 6 and 7. Thursdays 6.45-9.15pm for ages 13-19 years.

CLOWNE

CLOWNE Wildlife Group: For further information on group activities contact Jim Russell on: 01246 812 724.

COSTHORPE

CARLTON Youth Centre, Lawn Road, Costhorpe: Mondays, Senior sessions ages 13, 6.30-8.45pm, Wednesdays, Junior sessions year groups 4-8, 6-8pm. Thursdays Senior sessions ages 13+, 6.30-8.45pm. Fridays Junior sessions year groups 3-6, 6.30-8pm. Sunday Interclub ages 12-15, 4-6pm. Sundays, Senior sessions ages 13+ 6.30-8.45pm. Tel. 01909 733064.

CRESWELL

ROYAL British Legion, Old Comrades Social Club, Dover Street: Held every two months, 10.30am. You don’t have to be ex-services to join, everyone is welcome.

ST MARY Magdalene Church: Holy Communion, 10.45am, readers M. Sturton and P. Lomax, sidespersons H. Gibson and K. Orwin, elements J. Wells, I. Marsh and K. Orwin and server L. Marsh. Chalice was L. Marriott, intercessions W. Richmond, preacher J. Palmer and celebrant Rev A. Pike. Elmton, 6pm, Holy Communion, reader R. Shacklock, sidesperson D. Broomhead and organ S. Broomhead. Preacher J. Palmer and celebrant Rev A. Pike.

WOOD Avenue Club: Queens Court, Tuesdays 6.45pm for bingo and raffle. New members welcome.

HARWORTH

ST PATRICK’S RC Church: Sunday services, 10.30am, Mass.

LANGOLD

NOW Church (formerly Langold Christian Community Church): (Ladies only) Fashion Show with Continental Breakfast on Saturday 12th May, 10am at Now Church, Doncaster Road, Langold. High Street fashion available on the day with huge reductions as well as a quality prize draw. Tickets £5 including Continental Breakfast available from 01909 732731. Email info@nowchurch.org.uk. Sundays: Main Event, 10:30am-12noon; Youth Church, 10:30am-12noon (4-11yrs). Mondays: Coffee & Kids (term-time), 9.30-11am. Tuesdays: Drop-in Pastoral Surgery, 9am-12noon; The Vault (term-time), 6-7pm (5-11yrs); Xcelerate, 7.30pm- 9pm (12-16yrs). Wednesdays: Coffee Bar, 9.30am-12noon. Fridays: Food for Thought/ Silver Service OAP Meal (monthly), 12:30pm.

VILLAGE Hall: Agewell: Mondays for the over 50s, 10am-2pm for bingo, line dancing etc, refreshments available. Bassetlaw District Council: Wednesdays 1-3pm. Bingo: Tuesdays, doors open 6pm, eyes down 7.30pm. Thursdays 6-9pm. Brownies: Wednesdays 6-8pm. Credit Union: Mondays 2-4pm. Police Surgery: Every second Wednesday 1-3pm. Resource Centre: Fridays 9am-3pm.

RHODESIA

CARPET Bowls and Luncheon Club, Village Hall: Thursdays, 10-11.30am for over 60s. Once a month members go for lunch after playing, all welcome.

SHIREOAKS

Shireoaks MW Sports & Social Club: Saturday 2nd June, from 7pm Jubilee theme night, Tuxedo’s and Tiara’s or red, white and blue fancy dress (optional), prize for the best dressed lady and gent. Entertainment provided by Robert Glenn, a Talented local singer. Tickets £2.50 (£3.50 on the door S.T.A). Sunday 3rd, Fun Day, 12noon-4pm. Bouncy castle, dance troupe, BBQ - 2-4pm, Garden games, Competitions (wellie wanging, tarbet bowls, hula hoop) with prizes to be won. Bring a picnic and gazebo. Bar 12-4pm. Free entry, everyone welcome.

WHITWELL

ST LAWRENCE’S Church: Sunday 20th May, 9am Sung Eucharist by Rev A. Pike. Sunday 27th May, 9am Sung Eucharist. Saturday 2nd June: Bring and Share Picnic at the home of Bob and Marian Banks, 4pm. Tea and coffee will be provided if required. This is not a ‘Fund Raiser’ - Just a time of fellowship and friendship, everyone welcome. Sunday 3rd June, Jubilee United Service at Creswell, 10.30am, followed by a BBQ in the vicarage grounds, cost £2 adult, £1 child, family £5 (2 adults, 2 children).