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Sunday, November 17, 2019
Bromsgrove & Redditch Badminton Club
Nov 17 @ 5:40 pm – 7:40 pm

Bromsgrove & Redditch Badminton Club welcomes players for social and league play. Playing Sunday evenings 5.40 to 7.40pm. Details from Steve Whittaker 07805 051456.

Adult Coached Swim Training @ Bromsgrove Sports and Leisure Centre
Nov 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Adult Coached Swim Training every Sunday 6pm–7pm at Bromsgrove Sports and Leisure Centre (School Drive, B60 1AY).

Contact Andrew Cunnell on 0121 445 5210 or email: bits@bratclub.co.uk. All swimmers welcome.

Bingo @ Alvechurch Sports & Social Club
Nov 17 @ 8:30 pm

Bingo every Wednesday and Sunday evening at the Alvechurch Sports & Social Club. First games start at 8.30pm in the lounge.

Non-members welcome, phone 0121 445 2121 for more info.

Crafty Ladies Christmas Sale @ Alvechurch Library
Nov 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

The Alvechurch Library Crafty Ladies Christmas Sale is on Mon Nov 18 from 9.30am–4.30pm. With wonderful handmade, handcrafted items for sale, from gifts to cards and decorations, please support the group who raise money for local causes close to their hearts.

For more info, pop into the library on Birmingham Road, contact The Hub on 01905 822722, email alvechurchlib@worcestershire.gov.uk or see Facebook.

Lickey Baby & Toddler Group @ Lickey Trinity Centre (Parish Hall)
Nov 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Lickey Baby & Toddler Group meets on Mon and Thurs mornings 9.30–11.30am, term time only. Have a hot drink while your children play in Lickey Trinity Centre (Parish Hall), Old Birmingham Road.

For more info call Caroline on 07511 660727, email caroline_rebecca@hotmail.co.uk or find ‘Lickey Baby & Toddler Group’ on Facebook.

Term-Time Yoga Classes @ Cofton Hackett Village Hall
Nov 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Term-Time Yoga Classes: Mondays 9.30–10.30am, Cofton Hackett Village Hall.

Classes £7.50 each with 4 weeks payable up front. Equipment provided.

Please contact Sarah on 07970 072038 or hello@themotorcyclingyogi.co.uk

Men in Sheds @ Unit 1, Metals & Ores Industrial Estate
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Men in Sheds is a group for those who have retired or been made redundant and want to spend time with like-minded people.

The Bromsgrove group meets Mon–Thurs, 10am–2pm at Unit 1, Metals & Ores Industrial Estate, Stoke Prior B60 4JZ.

More info at http://www.ageuk.org.uk

Tai Chi (Qigong) @ Alvechurch Village Hall
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Tai Chi (Qigong) sessions in Alvechurch Village Hall on Mondays 10–11am (with Steve Taylor) and Fridays 11am–12noon (with Nigel Ryan), both £2.50 per session.

Qigong is an integration of physical postures, breathing techniques, and focused intentions. For more details call 07966 069956.

‘Crafty Ladies’ Craft Group @ Alvechurch Library
Nov 18 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

The ‘Crafty Ladies’ craft group meets every Monday morning in Alvechurch Library from 11am–1pm, with knitting, crocheting, sewing, quilting etc.

An informal and self running group that uses shared library space. More info on 01905 822722.

Redditch Rotary Club @ Abbey Hotel
Nov 18 @ 12:30 pm

Redditch Rotary Club meets Monday lunchtimes at the Abbey Hotel, Hither Green Lane, Redditch, B98 9BE. You would be very welcome to join in.

Want to be involved, hear interesting speakers, and serve your community? Want to know more? Contact Peter Williams on 01527 60277.

Burcot Knit & Natter @ Burcot Garden Centre
Nov 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Burcot Knit & Natter meets weekly on Mondays from 1–3pm at Burcot Garden Centre, B60 1PW.

Phone Kim Neale on 0121 445 1677, or drop by, for more details.

Cost £3 to include a drink and cake.

Social Tennis @ Rubery Community & Leisure Centre
Nov 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Social Tennis takes place at Rubery Community & Leisure Centre, Holywell Lane, Rubery B45 9AD on Mondays from 1–3pm.

The group would welcome a few more players – just turn up or ring Don on 01527 759 318 for further details.

Crafty Kids @ Alvechurch Library
Nov 18 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Alvechurch Library’s very popular Crafty Kids group meets next on Nov 11, 3.30–4.30pm. It’s usually on the 3rd Mon each month, for kids aged 7+ who are interested in crafting or learning to sew and knit. Cost 50p!

For more info, pop into the library on Birmingham Road, contact The Hub on 01905 822722, email alvechurchlib@worcestershire.gov.uk or see Facebook.

Wind & Brass Band / String Ensemble
Nov 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Bromsgrove Music Centre (Severn Arts) provides a Wind and Brass Band and a String Ensemble for children in the Bromsgrove/Redditch areas (approx G1-3).

Mondays 6–7pm at St John’s Middle School, Bromsgrove. The first term is free!

The centre also provides individual instrumental lessons from 4.30–7.30pm.

Visit http://www.severnarts.org.uk/bromsgrove-music-centre or call 01905 947300.

Alvechurch Templars Wargames Club
Nov 18 @ 6:30 pm

The Alvechurch Templars Wargames Club meets most Monday evenings from 6.30pm at the Alvechurch Sports & Social Club.

Visit (or join) the ‘Alvechurch Templars’ Facebook page for details or e-mail Karl Farrell at bluenostrils@outlook.com

Back to Netball @ Alvechurch Middle School
Nov 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Netball for all ages and abilities at Alvechurch Middle School. £4 per session.

Back to Netball (16+) for those who haven’t played since school, includes netball skills and gameplay: Mon 7-8pm.

More info from Pauline Knight on 07540 126814 or pauline.knight@englandnetball.co.uk
Facebook: Netball in Alvechurch

Kettlercise Classes @ Blackwell Methodist Hall
Nov 18 @ 7:15 pm – 8:15 pm

Kettlercise Classes at Blackwell Methodist Hall, Greenhill, B60 1BL. Mon 7.15–8.15pm (also Weds 7.30–8.30pm, HIIT class Sat 8.15am).

Kettlebells provided, all welcome. Contact Louise: 07792 229837. Facebook: ‘Kettlercise with Louise: North Bromsgrove’.

Rotary Club of Lickey Hills @ Hillscourt Conference Centre (NASUWT headquarters)
Nov 18 @ 7:15 pm

Rotary Club of Lickey Hills meets on Monday evenings, 7.15 for 7.30pm, at Hillscourt Conference Centre (NASUWT headquarters) on Rose Hill (B45 8RS).

For details please contact Graham Wiseman on 0121 460 1402.

‘Deep Sky Astrophotography’ @ Bromsgrove Rugby Club
Nov 18 @ 7:30 pm

Bromsgrove Astronomical Society usually meets on the 3rd Monday of each month at Bromsgrove Rugby Club (Finstall Road, B60 3DH). Doors open 7.30pm, speakers begin 7.45pm. Admission free on your first visit; refreshments available.

On Nov 18, Peter Jenkins presents Deep Sky Astrophotography.

Observing meetings are also held on the first Monday each month – bring your telescopes. 

More information on 01527 908331 or http://www.broms-astro.org.uk

Alvechurch Community Choir @ Alvechurch Village Hall*
Nov 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Alvechurch Community Choir meets at 7.30pm on Mondays, usually in Alvechurch Village Hall though on the 2nd Monday each month they move to a different venue, usually Alvechurch Social Club. They have occasional pub singalongs too.

The choir is an open access singing group; new members of all abilities are welcome. It is part of a charity called Everybody Let’s Sing and is committed to bringing music to a wide community, including a regular choir it runs at The Lawns care home.

The choir sings gospel, folk and popular songs from all ages and loves to perform for local occasions. Find out more about the choir at http://www.lets-sing.co.uk

To ask about booking the choir for an event, or for details of sessions, ring Mary on 0121 445 5957.