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Stocksbridge Community Forum Open Day March 4th 10am -3pm

15 Feb

 

Are you interested in what’s happening locally, what’s on and how to get involved in local groups, activities and events then why not come along to the Stocksbridge Community Forum open day – Sunday March 4th 10am -3pm

An open day for the community of Stocksbridge, Deepcar and surrounding areas to find out about all the different groups, activities and events that happen locally – come along and find out more about what happens in the community and how to get involved. Discussions, talks and demonstrations form part of the day, and there is a cafe for refreshments – FREE entry & ample parking – if you have a group that may want to exhibit please contact us for more information

Tel: 0114 2888394 or 0114 2882498

Email: rebecca.hunt6@googlemail.com

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A trip back to the 1940’s at the dementia cafe in Stocksbridge

2 Feb

Stocksbridge and Upper Don Ward Councillors allocated £1000 from the ward pot to support the dementia café as they value the importance of the service it provides.

Stocks Dementia Cafe volunteers

Picture:Dementia cafe volunteers in 1940’s themed dress,

Its all fun and memories at the 1940’s themed dementia café in Stocksbridge as volunteers turn out in their best 1940’s dress to encourage the flowing memories of the people that use the service.

Stocksbridge dementia café offer a free drop in service for anyone who has concerns about their memory or the memory of a loved one or friend.

The Dementia Café serves the North of Sheffield and provides an opportunity for participants to meet regularly with other people with memory problems and their carers and presents a chance to exchange experiences and to give and receive emotional support. The café is run by trained volunteers with additional support from The Alzheimer’s Society Sheffield.

Anyone can come along and discuss their concerns in confidence. We look to provide support and information within a relaxed, friendly and stigma free environment.

Everyone is welcome and no pre-booking is required.

Sheffield Alzheimer’s Society, Sheffield Dementia Action Alliance, Stocksbridge Community Care Group Ltd and The Venue Stocksbridge have long recognised the much needed facility of a Dementia Cafe in the North Sheffield Area of the City

Dementia cafe poster.

 

 

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STEPS – A New Social Group Starting 30th Jan 2018 in Chapeltown

26 Jan

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The Outdoor City Weekender returns to Sheffield 9th-11th March 2018

24 Jan

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The Outdoor City Weekender returns to Sheffield for a third helping from 9th to 11th March 2018 and promises another action-packed weekend of fun and adventure.

The Weekender revolves around four headline events: the Sheffield Adventure Film Festival, renowned bouldering competition the Rab Climbing Works International Festival, inner-city mountain bike dual slalom the Howard Street Dual and the Magnificent Seven, a multi-stage road bike race up seven of Sheffield’s steepest hills.

Click here to find out more and start planning your action-packed weekend in the heart of the city.

Chapeltown Library Presents: Harry Potter Knit or Stitch 29th Jan 2018

22 Jan

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Places are free but must be booked.

Please phone 0114 2037000 or book online at www.sheffieldlibraries.eventbrite.co.uk

Free Superjam Tea Party at Ecclesfield secondary School 14th Feb 2018

19 Jan

After the overwhelming success of Ecclesfield Secondary Schools first Tea Party in November, they will be hosting their next SuperJam Tea party on Wednesday the 14th of February, 12 – 2.30pm! Pop along have a chat and meet new friends over a bite and a cuppa.

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The Great Get-Together: the biggest community celebration since the Jubilee – sign up now to join in!

19 Jan

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The Great Get-Together: the biggest community celebration since

the Jubilee.

The weekend will see three days of community celebrations.

YOU’RE INVITED

In celebration of Jo Cox’s belief that we have more in common,

we would love you to be part of The Great Get Together weekend.

When: Friday 22nd – Sunday 24th June 2018
What: A celebration of your choosing!

Arrange something with your neighbours,

find an event taking place near you or join in online.

Whatever you decide, you’ll be part of a huge national celebration.

For full details on how to join in or take part visit:

https://www.greatgettogether.org/

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SWFC Walking Football at Thorncliffe starting 1st Feb 2018 – open to all

17 Jan

shef wed waliking football

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New Football training sessions for boys and girls at Thorncliffe starting 29th Jan 2018

17 Jan

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Springboard Social Cafe in Chapeltown every Fortnight – For those who want to meet other people and socialise

9 Jan

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Feeling fed up? Discover a new you @ Springboard Social Café

The café is a great starting point for those who want to meet others, build self-confidence and self-esteem. The  Springboard Social Café provides the perfect atmosphere helping people to help themselves

Fortnightly sessions in January 2018

16th,  30th of January from 10am – 4pm.

82nd Chapeltown Scout Hall,

Burncross Rd, Sheffield S35 1RX

For further details contact Schani on 07507 791471