Hopwood Ladies Cycling Club meets at Hopwood Playing Field on Tuesdays at 11.30am and Wednesdays at 9.30am.
For more information, visit http://www.hopwoodladiescyclingclub.co.uk or phone Sheila Evans on 07779 530017.
One Fit Mama: Mother & Baby Wednesdays, 9.45am at Rowney Green Village Hall.
Like us on Facebook: One Fit Mama Alvechurch, Barnt Green & Wythall.
Blackwell Baby & Toddler Group runs from 10–11.30am every Weds (term-time only) at Blackwell Methodist Church Hall, Greenhill, Blackwell B60 1BL.
Small group run by local mums, all welcome. Great chance to meet local families and for your child to make new friends.
Any questions please call Carrie on 07985 539983 or find the group on Facebook.
Bromsgrove (1982) Probus Club provides regular opportunities for retired professionals and businessmen to meet socially and share common interests.
A members’ meeting is held at Avoncroft Arts Centre on the 3rd Weds each month, 10am–12noon, including refreshments and a talk by a guest speaker.
For more info visit http://www.bromsgroveprobus.co.uk or contact Jim on 01527 833531.
Can You Hear Me? Communication is an essential part of our relationships! Those with a hearing loss speak too loudly and those without tend to mumble… according to friends and family. So: whose problem is it, yours or mine? Both deaf and hearing people are welcome to join this friendly group to explore the interaction between us and ways to make us all more aware.
Meetings usually take place on the 3rd Wednesday each month at Alvechurch Cricket Club, Birmingham Road, from 10.30am–12noon. More details from Pat on 07966 370448.
Tiny Church Lickey: babies, toddlers and carers meet in Holy Trinity Church, Lickey, on Weds from 11.15am–12.45pm during term times.
Games, toys, snacks and stories, with a time to meet together with God.
Just pop along or contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Singing to Beat, the group for people with dementia, Parkinson’s, MS and other neuro conditions (plus carers, friends and relatives) is now at the Longbridge Retirement Village (B45 8TD) every Weds from 11.30am–1pm.
Cost £3.50 for those from outside the village – all welcome. No previous experience necessary. More info from Ruth on 0121 453 6952.
Catshill Toddlers Club meets at the Methodist Church, Golden Cross Lane, Catshill every Weds 1–3pm (except school hols).
£1.50 per child (£1 for additional siblings; under 9 months free) includes drink and biscuit for you and your toddler, plus action toys, craft table, book corner, noisy instruments, and kicking footballs, learning to catch and having fun with hoops – all in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.
For more information contact Sheila on 0121 445 2813 or drop in. You will be very welcome.
Barnt Green Duplicate Bridge Club meets at St Andrew’s Church Hall each Weds afternoon at 1.30pm and would like new members – contact Liz on 0121 445 0704.
Tai Chi: would you like to make a positive change in 2018, help to relax, have a new interest and exercise? Classes at Finstall Village Hall, Wednesdays 2pm.
Netball for all ages and abilities at Alvechurch Middle School. £4 per session.
Walking Netball for those who are less mobile but still want to enjoy netball at a slowed-down pace: Weds 6.30–7.30pm.
More info from Pauline Knight on 07540 126814 or email@example.com
Facebook: Netball in Alvechurch
Cath’s Paths Walking Group meets at Barnt Green Social Club at 7pm every Weds evening (until August 28).
Walks tailored to suit weather and ground conditions. Wear appropriate footwear and clothing for active local cross-country walks. Non-members welcome.
Details on 07798 831618
A Whist Drive takes place every Weds from 7.15–9.30pm at Buckley’s Green Community Centre, Alvechurch (B48 7NG). The friendly group welcomes new members. £2 entry, includes raffle ticket and prizes.
More info from Don on 07980 204966, or just turn up!
Alpha course at Barnt Green Baptist Church – explore life, faith and meaning.
Weds evenings at 7.30pm, starting Sep 26. Register at firstname.lastname@example.org or see http://www.bgb.org.uk
Bromsgrove Art Society has a new venue: Burcot Village Hall, 340 Alcester Road, Burcot, Bromsgrove, B60 1BH.
Meetings are still held on the 3rd Weds each month (except Jan and Aug) at 7.30pm. Visitors welcome, entry £1 for members and £4 for non-members, including refreshments.
For more info email email@example.com or visit http://www.bromsgroveartsociety.org.uk
Bromsgrove Board Gamers is a friendly group which meets at 7.30pm each Weds at the Ladybird Inn, Aston Fields.
More info on Facebook ‘Bromsgrove Board Gamers’.
Calling all ROCKSTARS! Make some noise in the cardio jam session that is POUND!
Every Wednesday 7.30–8.15pm at Crown Meadow School, Alvechurch.
Contact Leesh Waldron: 07531 625939. Booking required!
Kettlercise Classes at Blackwell Methodist Hall, Greenhill, B60 1BL. Weds 7.30–8.30pm (also Mon 7.15–8.15pm, HIIT class Sat 8.15am).
Kettlebells provided, all welcome. Contact Louise: 07792 229837. Facebook: ‘Kettlercise with Louise: North Bromsgrove’.
Lee-Ann’s Fitness Classes: Zumba Fitness on Mondays 7.30pm (£4) and Cardio Aerobics on Wednesdays 7.30pm, both at Alvechurch Middle School.
Contact Lee-Ann on 07888 841034.
NEW Ravens (North East Worcestershire Ravens Rugby League Club) play at Kings Norton Rugby Club, Hopwood Park, Ash Lane, Hopwood.
Playing opportunities for men’s open age, juniors, women and girls. Open age training every Weds from 7.30pm.
Masters RL is played for over-35s, with modified rules to suit different age cohorts, shown by different coloured shorts.
New players always welcome, regardless of experience, as are any supporters to this family-orientated club.
Further details at http://www.newravens.net