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Friday, May 20, 2022

Most events are suspended during the current crisis: Please use contact details listed below for further information

Cantare Daytime Choir @ Alvechurch Cricket Club
May 20 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am

Cantare Daytime Choir meets on Fridays 9.15–10.15am at Alvechurch Cricket Club – everyone welcome.

Do you enjoy singing with other people? Don’t worry if you think you can’t sing, or don’t read music, everyone is welcome. You can even bring your kids/babies if they let you sing.

Whether you want to perform in concerts or simply sing for fun, for the therapeutic or health benefits gained from group singing (or the cuppa we all share before singing), why not come along for a free trial session?

For more info contact cantarechoir2011@gmail.com, call Rebecca on 07803 900154 or see https://www.cantarechoir.com

St John’s Baby & Toddler Group @ St John’s Church Hall
May 20 @ 9:15 am – 11:00 am

St John’s Baby & Toddler Group meets every Friday morning between 9.15 and 11am during term time at St John’s Church Hall, Kidderminster Road, Bromsgrove.

For further details please contact Cathy on 01527 870048 or just come along.

Coffee Break @ Parish Centre
May 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Coffee Break meets every Friday morning from 10.30am–12noon, in the Parish Centre behind St Andrew’s Church, Sandhills Road, Barnt Green.

You will find a friendly and warm welcome – see you soon! For enquiries ring 0121 445 4278.

Tai Chi (Qigong) @ Alvechurch Village Hall
May 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

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.

Yoga Really Works @ Saint Nicolas Place
May 20 @ 11:00 am

Yoga Really Works: Yoga classes at Saint Nicolas Place, The Green at Kings Norton. Antenatal Thursdays 6.25pm and Postnatal Fridays 11am (Stretch & Relax with baby). No yoga experience necessary.

See https://www.yogareallyworks.co.uk for more info or Facebook/yogareallyworks

Aerobics Classes @ Alvechurch School
May 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Aerobics Classes at Alvechurch School, Birmingham Rd, Fridays 6.30–7.30pm.

Lapsed or new members welcome. More info from Tony on 0121 445 1819.

Central Radio Car Club @ Woodrush Community High School
May 20 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Central Radio Car Club meets every Friday 6.30–10pm (racing starts 7pm) at Woodrush Community High School, Shawhurst Lane, Wythall, B47 5JW.

Members race electric cars LMP & GT12 indoors on carpet. There is a club GT12 loan car if you would like to try your hand at racing.

For more information visit https://www.centralcarclub.co.uk, search ‘CentralRadioCarClub’ on Facebook or call Bob Jones on 01527 870463.

Friday Bridge Club @ Burcot Village Hall
May 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Friday Bridge Club plays friendly, competitive, duplicate bridge at the comfortable Burcot Village Hall. New members and visitors are very welcome. Play starts at the new time of 7pm.

For further details please phone Gill on 01527 401019.

Piloxing Classes
May 21 @ 8:45 am

Piloxing Classes: fusion of Pilates/ boxing /dance. ALL levels of fitness. Tues 9.30am (Alvechurch), Tues 7pm (Barnt Green) and Sat 8.45am (Burcot).

Info from Alison: 07790 916947, alibenford@yahoo.co.uk, Facebook: ‘Exercise with Alison Benford’

Burcot Niddie Noddies @ Burcot Garden Centre
May 21 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Burcot Niddie Noddies spinning group meets on the 3rd Sat each month, 10am–1pm at Burcot Garden Centre, B60 1PW. Open to all crafters, not just spinners. Bring your own chair.

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

Cost £3 to include a drink and cake.

Tardebigge Church Choir @ St Bartholomew's Church
May 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Tardebigge church choir is seeking new recruits!

The choir, based at St Bartholomew’s (B60 3AH) is struggling with declining numbers due to age and health, but still sings in four parts at morning and evening services on Sundays, plus weddings and funerals.

They particularly need a bass or bass-baritone, but all parts are welcome!

Pop along to a practice on Sat at 10am (except January) or contact Robert Barnett on 01527 542491.

Chess Club @ Alvechurch Library
May 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Chess Club meets every Sat morning from 11am–12noon, run by an experienced player and coach. It provides an opportunity to play friendly games and to participate in lessons and coaching.

Open to juniors (with parents) and adults at all levels of ability from beginners to grandmasters. No charge.

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

Free Art & Craft Workshops @ Alvechurch Library
May 21 @ 2:15 pm – 3:45 pm

Alvechurch Library is hosting free Art and Craft Workshops for everyone, every Sat from 2.15–3.45pm (term-time only).

Learn new skills to enhance your life and meet new people in your area. Work together on your piece of art and share experiences and skills in an informal and friendly session.

All necessary materials provided and best of all, sessions are FREE. Please contact Natalia on 07866 425986 or visit https://www.womenclub.uk for further info.

For any enquiries about events, pop into the library on Birmingham Road, contact The Hub on 01905 822722, email alvechurchlib@worcestershire.gov.uk or check out the Facebook page.

For Adult Learning courses, pop in to pay by cash or cheque, or book online by card.

Circassian Circle Barndancing Club @ Rowney Green Village Hall
May 21 @ 7:45 pm

The Circassian Circle Barndancing Club runs on the first Saturday each month at Rowney Green Village Hall from 7.45pm.

£5 per person to include sandwich, tea and cake! Please ring Sandra on 01527 545002 if you are planning to attend.

Phoenix Dance Club @ Parkside Hall
May 21 @ 8:00 pm

The Phoenix Dance Club has now moved to the new Bromsgrove Council building at Parkside Hall, Stourbridge Road, Bromsgrove B61 8DA.

The club holds Ballroom and Sequence Dancing to live music twice a month on Sat nights.

No membership required. No bar facilities – please bring your own refreshments. The Tuesday dances have been discontinued – sorry!

More info from Mick or Thelma on 01527 872634.

Kettlercise Classes @ Blackwell Methodist Hall
May 21 @ 8:15 pm

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

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

Longbridge Ladies Cycling Club @ 3CJ Cycle Centre
May 22 @ 9:00 am

Longbridge Ladies Cycling Club wants lovely new members! Weekly rides, hotel and hostel weekends away, cycle camping adventures, social outings and much much more. Beginners and seasoned cyclists welcome.

Rides take place on Tuesdays and Sundays, usually meeting at 9am at 3CJ Cycle Centre, Longbridge Lane, Birmingham, West Midlands, B31 2UT.

Call Deb on 07738 982161, email debweston@aol.com or see https://www.longbridgecyclingclub.com


Saracen Cycling Club @ The Forest pub
May 22 @ 9:30 am

Saracen Cycling Club is seeking new members. Men, ladies, beginners, and regular riders are all welcome.

The long-established club has two runs on Sundays, both with a cafe stop.

The quicker run leaves from The Forest pub in Lickey End at 9.30am (A38 near Bromsgrove) for a ride of 60-70 miles @ approx 17mph.

The slower run leaves Rednal (by the Chinese restaurant at the old tram terminus at the top of Cofton Park) at 9.15am for a ride of 50-60 miles @ approx 15mph.

See https://www.saracenroadclub.com or call Ivor on 0121 453 2287.

Kings Norton Rhinos @ KNRFC
May 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Kings Norton Rhinos offers contact and non-contact rugby for children from Reception to Year 12. A safe and friendly introduction to rugby – and plenty of outdoor fun and exercise!

Training takes place at KNRFC Ash Lane, Hopwood, on Sundays from 10–11.30am. Contact Steve Washington on 07771 911209 or visit https://www.knrfc.co.uk

NEW Ravens Rugby @ Kings Norton Rugby Club
May 22 @ 10:30 am

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. Juniors and “little leaguers” train each Sun from 10.30am.

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 https://www.newravens.net