Advanced Notice- There will be no Coffee Morning held on the 20th or 27th August. MBC will be open for anyone wishing to pay in money. There will be no refreshments.
30/7 – Volunteers needed to help with set up. Arrive 8.45 see George to put you name down
8/8/19 – 12 places left for Georgian walk 2.30 slot
17/10/19- one ticket left for Les Miserable Empire Theatre price £56.00
18th July – This Thursday Law for Fun 2-4 Lydiate Village Hall, Lambshear Lane. £1.50 includes Tea/coffee and biscuits. This session will cover law relating to Undercover Policing
19th July – History for fun meet at Kensington house @ 2.30
21st July Sunday Strollers. Meet at Maghull Station (old station) in time to catch the 9.49 train to Sandhills where we will catch the Southport train. We will walk from Hall Road to Hightown and have lunch at the Pinewoods Pub.
nb. If you are going on a trip please bring your membership card with you and make sure the next of kin details are filled out on the back of the card.
Final call for Griff Rhys-Jones at the Everyman Theatre on September 14th, £29.00.
Also “Gypsy” the musical, on January 17th at the Manchester Royal Exchange, £49 including transport.
Walk to Clieves Hill: catch 300 bus at 9:40 from meadows or 9:45 from Square. If travelling by car meet at Ship Inn Haskayne at 10:05 Flat walk approx. 4 miles.
Hike at Dove Stone, Saddleworth Moor. 7-9 miles across rugged terrain. Exact walk will be decided on day depending on weather conditions. Meet at Baptist Church car park to leave at 9:45. Bring a packed lunch…drink only at pub at end of walk.
Garden visit tomorrow will be leaving the square at 8.45 prompt
To enable the Treasury team to cash up, balance and leave at 11.30, can all money collected be passed to the team by 10.50. If this causes a difficulty, by prior arrangement the team will collect money from the leader at their table. Please arrange this with Stuart and the team as needed.
Gwyneth Smith was 90 very recently and members passed on their good wishes to her together with the gift of a lovely orchid
TV Licensing scam – click for web site link
Phil D reported there is a current scam where people are being advised by email that they haven’t paid their TV license. DO NOT OPEN any such emails as this is a scam
Station Volunteers coffee morning for Woodlands Saturday 6th July
Some of our members are involved in this which is to take place on Saturday morning. This is a lovely way to start your day whilst also supporting a fabulous cause. Please go along is you are able
Active Sefton provide support for Dance Fit classes at the Town Hall on Mondays and Fridays which a number of our members attend. It’s a great fun way to increase your fitness. The Friday sessions are low in numbers and Active Sefton are indicating it will close if numbers don’t increase. Can I ask that any members who are interested have a go to enable Active Sefton to continue supporting this great class – just turn up at the Town Hall for the 2.30 to 3.15pm class
Architecture for Fun
6 places available for Dunham Massie, this Thursday 4th July
See George or John on Architecture for Fun desk. Coach leaves Maghull Square at 8.30 am prompt , please arrive 8.15/8.20
Georgian Liverpool and much more, Thursday 8th August
10 places available for 10.30am walk , 7 places available for 12.30 walk 2.30 walk may be available if sufficient numbers book.
Wed 10th July Dingle Gardens . Coach will leave Maghull square at 8.45 am
See George or John on Architecture for Fun desk
A return to Chester on another sunny afternoon. Lunch in Wetherspoons ‘Bull and Stirrup’ before trying 2 Sam Smiths pubs, The Old Boot and The Falcon. Nice clean and traditional bars with a great pint of bitter for £2. Finally The Cellar, a more modern but still ‘real ale’ option. A great afternoon and home by 6.
After a quick lunch in Blacklers ‘Wetherspoons’ we headed for the Pen Factory. It has a nice airy space inside with a brick building surrounded courtyard outside, which, in bright sunshine was perfect for our group. Then on to The Grapes and finally The Dispensary. Another really easy afternoon and home by 6.
Dance Fit Friday Afternoons
We have places available in this popular group. It takes place on a Friday afternoon 2.30 to 15.15 at Maghull Leisure Centre. If you would like to take part please come to Group Support desk on a Tuesday morning or text Brenda on 07900525222.
Law for Fun
On 20th June 2019 John will talk through some of the basic components of our legal system ie sources of law, different types of court, basic criminal liability and the rules of evidence as they apply to confessions. John will also go through a high carriage miscarriage of justice case study (as suggested by a member) but will end the session on a “fun note.” Some members of the group are unable to make this session so we will advertise at Tuesday Coffee Morning. If you know of anyone that would like to attend ask them to come to Group Support table at coffee morning or text Brenda on 0790 0525222
Visit to Williamson Gallery Birkenhead on 19.6.19 – if travelling by public transport meet at Maghull Station for the 11.30 train.
This is cancelled on 28 June
History for Fun
This is cancelled on 21 June as the venue is not available
Wednesday 26th June we will be looking at Biochemical weapons from anthrax to Novichok. 2.30 at Kensington House. Free mustard gas! BYO mask!
This is the last session until we resume on the 11th. September.
Thursday June 6th saw us in Malham. Road closures caused serious navigation issues and time constraints. The weather held though, with warm sun and light breezes. We managed to get to the pub just before a heavy shower but the sun soon returned for the drive home. Thanks to Dave for organising a great day out.
Kirkby Gallery will be hosting an exhibition this year celebrating industry in the local area – the goods produced here and the people who made them, sharing the stories of businesses large and small, past and present.
If you are interested in being involved in the Made on Merseyside exhibition at Kirkby Gallery, please contact Tina Ball on 0151 443 5617 or email email@example.com by Friday 31 May 2019