Events

Mega Active Summer camp at Wales Recreation Ground

Date: 14th August 2017 - 17th August 2017

Every day

Location: Wales Recreation Ground

Time: 10:00 - 15:00

Cost: £8 for week or £2.50 per day

Mega Active is back for a fun packed summer of sports and activities to keep the kids active this summer!

Ages 5 years to 14 years (children must be aged 5 years on the day)

Wales Recreation Ground; Kiveton Park, Sheffield S26 6QJ

Sport Activities include: Athletics, Basketball, Cricket, Dodgeball, Hockey, Football, Kangoo Jump, Tag Rugby, Tennis, Tri Golf and many more.

What to bring Checklist:

  • Packed Lunch & plenty of drinks and water bottle 
  • Suitable footwear e.g. Trainers 
  • Suitable clothing for weather e.g. waterproofs. 
  • Sun cream & Hat 

Booking is essential as places cannot be guaranteed on the day.

Bookings close for this camp on Friday 11th at 12noon.

Full refunds are available if cancelled 7 days prior to the camp starting.

Please book early and ensure you get a reply from the Active Rotherham team to ensure your place as you may be disappointed just turning up on the day.

To find our more please call 01709 363355 or to book and pay call 01709 822453.

Book online

Places are only completed/booked when payment is received.

Happening today, 24th May 2017

Active Always gentle exercise classes

Date: 7th October 2015 - 13th December 2017

Every week

Location: Mark Grove (Flanderwell)

Location: Mark Grove (Flanderwell)

Cost: £3.50 (1st Session Free)

Gentle Exercise classes designed to improve your general fitness.

Please note - the following sessions have been cancelled:

  • Session with Carole on Wednesday 19 April 2017

This class provides a range of activities including seated and standing exercise, improved mobility and strength.

We want you to feel safe and be assured you are getting a quality and effective session. We have been working with partners to ensure all activities advertised are Quality Assured. All instructors are specially qualified to teach health related exercise, and have the correct level of qualification and experience.

Call Carole Burgan on 07969 073 111

Advice session

Date: 21st December 2016 - 31st August 2017

Every fortnight

Location: Wath Library

Location: Wath Library

Cost: Free

Free and impartial help and advice

Losing sleep? Worried? Anxious? Let us help!

Free and confidential expert advice and support on a wide range of subjects - debt, housing, benefits, relationships, consumer advice and more.

 

Drop-in, no need to book.

Advice session

Date: 11th February 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Kiveton Park Library

Location: Kiveton Park Library

Cost: Free

Free and impartial help and advice

Losing sleep? Worried? Anxious? Let us help!

Free and confidential expert advice and support on a wide range of subjects - debt, housing, benefits, relationships, consumer advice and more.

 

Drop-in, no need to book.

African Drumming Class

Date: 9th November 2016 - 8th November 2017

Every week

Location: Rawmarsh Curve, Haugh Rd, Rawmarsh, S62 7AN

Location: Rawmarsh Curve, Haugh Rd, Rawmarsh, S62 7AN

Cost: £2

African drumming lessons for all ages

Do you want to learn a new instrument?

Why not try something a bit different and learn how to play the African drums. Classes are held every week so join Rotherham Music for a fun-packed hour. 

For more information contact Rotherham Music.

Call Rotherham Music 01709 523107

Citizens Advice Bureau Debt Advice

Date: 3rd June 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Dinnington Library and Customer Service Centre

Location: Dinnington Library and Customer Service Centre

Cost: Free

Losing sleep? Worried? Anxious? Let us help.

Free and confidential expert debt advice and support.

Appointments are necessary. 

Call 01709 515680 to book an appointment

Debt advice session

Date: 11th February 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Swinton Library and Customer Service Centre

Location: Swinton Library and Customer Service Centre

Cost: Free

Free and impartial help and advice

Losing sleep? Worried? Anxious? Let us help!

Free and confidential expert debt advice and support.

Appointments are necessary.

Call 01709 515680 to make an appointment

Debt advice session

Date: 11th February 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Rawmarsh Library & Customer Service Centre

Location: Rawmarsh Library & Customer Service Centre

Cost: Free

Free and impartial help and advice

Losing sleep? Worried? Anxious? Let us help!

Free and confidential expert debt advice and support.

Appointments are necessary.

Call 01709 515680 to make an appointment

English for speakers of other languages

Date: 4th November 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Cost: Free

English class for speakers of other languages.

Want to improve your English reading, speaking and writing skills? Join our entry level group to learn and develop your everyday English. We can also support you as your English skills improve.

This course is delivered by Premier Learning. You will get a Triity College London certificate to recognise each level you reach.

Please contact Mowbray Gardens Library to register.

Call the library on 01709 370038

English for speakers of other languages

Date: 4th November 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Cost: Free

English class for speakers of other languages.

Want to improve your English reading, speaking and writing skills? Join our entry level group to learn and develop your everyday English. We can also support you as your English skills improve.

This course is delivered by Premier Learning. You will get a Triity College London certificate to recognise each level you reach.

Please contact Mowbray Gardens Library to register.

Call the library on 01709 370038

Family History

Date: 11th February 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Dinnington Library

Location: Dinnington Library

Cost: Free

Sessions to help you get to grips with Family History.

This is a drop-in session, no need to book.

Whether you're just unearthing the roots of your family tree, or you've got almost every branch and twig labelled, we can help! Come to one of our Family History Sessions where staff are on hand to guide you, and give you free access to sites such as Ancestry and Find My Past: We subscribe so you don't have to!

This session is organised by the Senior Citizens' Family History Group.

Call 01709 334426 for more information

Free I.T. Support

Date: 17th June 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Rawmarsh Library and Customer Service Centre

Location: Rawmarsh Library and Customer Service Centre

Cost: Free

Weekly free I.T. sessions to help you to improve your computer skills.

Want to improve your IT Skills?

Join this friendly group where you can receive basic IT support and gain new computer skills.

Use our computers free of charge or bring your own device to connect to the free Wi-Fi.

Call 01709 255682 for more information

Free IT support

Date: 17th June 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Dinnington Library and Customer Service Centre

Location: Dinnington Library and Customer Service Centre

Cost: Free

Want to improve your IT skills?

Join this friendly group where you can receive basic IT support and gain new computer skills.

Use our computers free of charge or bring your own device to connect to the free Wi-Fi.

Call 01709 334426 for more information

Gentle exercise and games

Date: 25th January 2017 - 31st December 2017

Every week

Location: The Lanes Community Centre

Location: The Lanes Community Centre

Cost: Free

Seated exercise and games for older people.

Chair-based gentle exercise and fun games including boccia, bowls, indoor curling and others.

A very welcoming group suitable for men and women. Coffee/tea break halfway through.

IT for beginners

Date: 21st October 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Cost: Free

Beginners' IT classes for English language learners.

Join us for courses to help you to get started, and get the best out of your computer!  

Help with everything from getting started; using a keyboard and mouse, to setting up an email account, surfing the internet and much more. In our friendly, informal courses you'll be able to go at your own pace and relax in the knowledge that staff are always on hand to help. We have computers available for you to use for free, and free internet access too!

We can also offer you free online access to many fantastic resources (we subscribe so you don't have to):

•    Ancestry
•    Find My Past
•    e-Magazines
•    e-Books
•    e-AudioBooks
•    Theory Test Pro
•    Language Learning
•    and many more!

IT for beginners

Date: 21st October 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Cost: Free

Beginners' IT classes for English language learners.

Join us for courses to help you to get started, and get the best out of your computer!  

Help with everything from getting started; using a keyboard and mouse, to setting up an email account, surfing the internet and much more. In our friendly, informal courses you'll be able to go at your own pace and relax in the knowledge that staff are always on hand to help. We have computers available for you to use for free, and free internet access too!

We can also offer you free online access to many fantastic resources (we subscribe so you don't have to):

•    Ancestry
•    Find My Past
•    e-Magazines
•    e-Books
•    e-AudioBooks
•    Theory Test Pro
•    Language Learning
•    and many more!

Knit and natter

Date: 11th February 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Cost: Free

A friendly, relaxed group who knit and natter! All welcome!

Whether you're just learning to knit or you've been knitting for years - come and join us for a good knit and natter! Help and instruction given to those who need it, tea and coffee given to everyone!

Learn a new skill or master an old one; swap tips, patterns and gossip!

Medieval History Society

Date: 4th February 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Wath Library

Location: Wath Library

Cost: Free

Learn all about this fascinating period of our history in these illuminating sessions.

Term time only.

Presentations are delivered by an expert in the Medieval Period of History; from kings and politics to the day-to-day lives of the people.

Call 01709 873542 for more information

Patchwork Quilting

Date: 11th February 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Wath Library

Location: Wath Library

Cost: Free

Join our informal group for patchwork quilting.

A chance for people who like quilt making to meet up, make friends and work together.

Reminiscing Together

Date: 11th February 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Wath Library

Location: Wath Library

Cost: Free

Come and remember the old days through artefacts.

Films, music and lots more.

Refreshments are provided.

These sessions are run by Elmet Archaeological Services.

Call 01709 873053 for more information

Rhyme Time at Aston Library

Date: 28th January 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Aston Library

Location: Aston Library

Cost: Free

Every Wednesday. Songs, stories, actions and instruments for 0 - 5 year olds and their grown-ups.

Join us for Rhyme Time: our fun, friendly and informal song and story session!

We sing, dance and play along to a fantastic mix of music - classic nursery rhymes as well as newer songs; all are sure to become firm favourites!

The fun doesn't stop when the music does! Enjoy exploring beautiful stories, and unleash your creativity with our crafts.

There is no need to book, simply come along on the day! And be sure to ask us about our Bookstart Bearclub!
 

Rhyme Time at Maltby Library

Date: 28th January 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Maltby Library

Location: Maltby Library

Cost: Free

Every Wednesday. Songs, stories, actions and instruments for 0 - 5 year olds and their grown-ups.

Join us for Rhyme Time: our fun, friendly and informal song and story session!

We sing, dance and play along to a fantastic mix of music - classic nursery rhymes as well as newer songs; all are sure to become firm favourites!

The fun doesn't stop when the music does! Enjoy exploring beautiful stories, and unleash your creativity with our crafts.

There is no need to book, simply come along on the day! And be sure to ask us about our Bookstart Bearclub!
 

Rhyme Time at Riverside Library

Date: 3rd June 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Riverside Library

Location: Riverside Library

Cost: Free

Every Wednesday. Songs, stories, actions and instruments for 0 - 5 year olds and their grown-ups. Term time only.

Join us for Rhyme Time: our fun, friendly and informal song and story session!

We sing, dance and play along to a fantastic mix of music - classic nursery rhymes as well as newer songs; all are sure to become firm favourites!

The fun doesn't stop when the music does! Enjoy exploring beautiful stories, and unleash your creativity with our crafts.

There is no need to book, simply come along on the day! And be sure to ask us about our Bookstart Bearclub!
 

Rhyme Time at Swinton Library

Date: 27th April 2016 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Swinton Library

Location: Swinton Library

Cost: Free

Songs, stories, actions and instruments for 0-5 year olds and their grown-ups

Join us for Rhyme Time: Our fun, friendly and informal song and story session!

We sing, dance and play along to a fantastic mix of music - classic nursery rhymes as well as newer songs; all are sure to become firm favourites!

The fun doesn't stop when the music does! Enjoy exploring beautiful stories and unleash your creativity with our crafts.

There is no need to book, simply come along on the day, and be sure to ask about our Bookstart Bearclub! 

Social table tennis

Date: 25th January 2017 - 31st December 2017

Every week

Location: Clifton Methodist Church Hall

Location: Clifton Methodist Church Hall

Cost: £2 per session

Fun and social table tennis session for adults.

Clifton Methodist Church Hall is hosting a weekly table tennis social for anyone who wants to come and make friends, chat and enjoy a few games of table tennis.

This Wednesday session is open to all adults and tea/coffee and biscuits are included in the price.

For those who wish to improve their game, coaching is available by request, and all equipment including bats and balls are supplied.

No booking is required, those who wish to participate can pay on the day.

Toddlertime

Date: 14th October 2015 - 31st August 2017

Every week

Location: Wickersley Library

Location: Wickersley Library

Cost: Free

Every Wednesday. Songs, stories, actions, instruments and toys for 2-5 year olds and their grown-ups.

Join us for Toddlertime: our fun, friendly and informal song, story and play session!

We sing, dance and play along to a fantastic mix of music - classic nursery rhymes as well as newer songs; all are sure to become firm favourites!

The fun doesn't stop when the music does! Enjoy playing with toys, exploring beautiful stories, and unleash your creativity with our crafts.

There is no need to book, simply come along on the day! And be sure to ask us about our Bookstart Bearclub!