Events

5-a-side football

Date: 15th June 2016 - 20th July 2016

Every week

Location: Rotherham Leisure Complex (PFP St Annes)

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Cost: Free

Get active on your lunch hour with 5-a-side football.

Do you want to get fit and make friends through the 5-a-side version of the beautiful game?

Use your lunch hour to get fit and active, in an organised, friendly session of indoor 5-a-side football. The event is free and all are welcome.


Happening today, 29th June 2016

5-a-side football

Date: 15th June 2016 - 20th July 2016

Every week

Location: Rotherham Leisure Complex (PFP St Annes)

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Cost: Free

Get active on your lunch hour with 5-a-side football.

Do you want to get fit and make friends through the 5-a-side version of the beautiful game?

Use your lunch hour to get fit and active, in an organised, friendly session of indoor 5-a-side football. The event is free and all are welcome.


Active Ability athletics session

Date: 22nd June 2016 - 31st October 2016

Every week

Location: Thomas Rotherham College

Time: 17:00 - 18:00

Cost: £2

Athletics sessions for adults with disabilities.

Delivered by Rotherham Harriers Athletics Club. Come along for coaching in Olympic-style events in sprints, jumps and throws.

People can just turn up on the day, but booking is advisable.

Email Michala Wild

Call Michala on 01709 363355

Active Always at Kilnhurst

Date: 9th September 2015 - 16th December 2016

Every week

Location: Kilnhurst Resource Centre

Time: 09:30 - 10:30

Cost: £3.00

Active Always is a programme of physical activity delivered all over the borough that will help you improve your health and wellbeing. If you have never exercised before, it’s not too late to start.

Every Wednesday 09.30am to 10.30am

Cost: £3.00

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.

For more details about this class, please contact Kev Parkin.

Call Kev on 01709 790 867

Email us

Active Always at Maltby

Date: 9th September 2015 - 16th December 2016

Every week

Location: Maltby Edward Dunn

Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Cost: £3.50

Active Always is a programme of physical activity delivered all over the borough that will help you improve your health and wellbeing. If you have never exercised before, it’s not too late to start.

Every Wednesday 13.00pm to 14.00pm

Cost: £3.50

This class provides a range of activities including seated exercise, strength and balance exercises and gentle circuit and aerobic exercises.

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.

For more details about this class, please contact Kev Parkin

Call Kev on 01709 790 867

Email us

Active Always gentle exercise classes

Date: 7th October 2015 - 16th December 2016

Every week

Location: Mark Grove (Flanderwell)

Time: 14:00 - 15:30

Cost: £3.50 (1st Session Free)

Gentle Exercise classes designed to improve your general fitness.

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: 11th February 2015 - 31st August 2016

Every week

Location: Kiveton Park Library

Time: 14:00 - 16:00

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.

Baby weigh and play

Date: 6th January 2016 - 31st August 2016

Every week

Location: Greasbrough Library

Time: 10:00 - 11:30

Cost: Free

A weekly baby (under 1) session where families can bring their babies to socialise and have fun. You can also have baby weighed.

A weekly baby (under one) session where families can bring their babies to socialise with other , have fun, and access information on a range of topics including safety, weaning and more. You can also have your baby weighed.

Boost

Date: 8th July 2015 - 6th July 2016

Every week

Location: Maltby Linx Youth Centre

Time: 17:30 - 19:30

Cost: Free

Project for young people in Years 6, 7 and 8 who need support.

Project for young people in Years 6, 7 and 8 who need support at Maltby Linx Youth Centre.

Email Clare

Citizens Advice Bureau Debt Advice

Date: 3rd June 2015 - 31st August 2016

Every week

Location: Dinnington Library and Customer Service Centre

Time: 09:00 - 15:00

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 2016

Every week

Location: Swinton Library and Customer Service Centre

Time: 09:00 - 12:00

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 2016

Every week

Location: Rawmarsh Library & Customer Service Centre

Time: 09:00 - 17:00

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

Detached youth work around Swinton

Date: 8th July 2015 - 4th July 2016

Every week

Location: Around Swinton

Time: 18:00 - 21:00

Cost: Free

Detached Youth Workers work out and about in your neighbourhood.

Detached Youth Workers work out and about in your neighbourhood – usually in red coats or sometimes with a big blue bus. They are friendly and approachable, and usually meet young people at a selected location and specific time in your area. They are available for you to approach and have a chat to and discuss any issues or concerns you may have.

Email Abid

Detached youth work around Thrybergh

Date: 8th July 2015 - 4th July 2016

Every week

Location: Around Thrybergh

Time: 18:00 - 21:00

Cost: Free

Detached Youth Workers work out and about in your neighbourhood.

Detached Youth Workers work out and about in your neighbourhood – usually in red coats or sometimes with a big blue bus. They are friendly and approachable, and usually meet young people at a selected location and specific time in your area. They are available for you to approach and have a chat to and discuss any issues or concerns you may have.

Email Abid

Dinnington LGBT

Date: 8th July 2015 - 6th July 2016

Every week

Location: Dinnington High School

Time: 15:30 - 17:00

Cost: Free

Rotherham LGBT Youth Group

Rotherham LGBT Youth Group is safe, secure and confidential place for LGBT young people aged 13 to 19 to meet. Contact Russell Oxley by email, mobile or text if you want to join us.

Email Russell

Call or text Russell

Early Help Vulnerable Young Men's Group

Date: 8th July 2015 - 4th July 2016

Every week

Location: Winterhill Young People's Centre

Time: 15:00 - 17:00

Cost: Free

Referral only group for help for vulnerable young men

Access to this group is referral only, please contact us for more information or to make a referral to IYSS. The programme consists of six to eight sessions, sessions may include Internet Safety, CSE Awareness, personal safety, Crime and consequences, peer pressure, Young Men's health, Anger Management and Life skills. Activities also include art and craft, cooking, pool table, sport.

Email Anita

Early Help Vulnerable Young Women's Group

Date: 8th July 2015 - 4th July 2016

Every week

Location: Winterhill Young People's Centre

Time: 15:00 - 17:00

Cost: Free

Referral only group for help for vulnerable young women

Access to this group is referral only, please contact us for more information or to make a referral to IYSS. The programme consists of six to eight sessions, sessions may include Internet Safety, CSE Awareness, personal safety, Crime and consequences, peer pressure, Young Women's health, Anger Management and Life skills. Activities also include art and craft, cooking, pool table, sport.

Email Anita

English for speakers of other languages

Date: 4th November 2015 - 31st August 2016

Every week

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Time: 9:30 - 11:30

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 2016

Every week

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Time: 11:30 - 14:30

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 2016

Every week

Location: Dinnington Library

Time: 13:30 - 15:00

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 2016

Every week

Location: Rawmarsh Library and Customer Service Centre

Time: 10:30 - 12:00

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 2016

Every week

Location: Dinnington Library and Customer Service Centre

Time: 10:30 - 12:00

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: 8th June 2016 - 21st December 2016

Every week

Location: The Lanes Community Centre

Time: 13:00 - 14:30

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.

Grizzly Bear'ds Opera Group

Date: 22nd July 2015 - 4th July 2016

Every week

Location: The Place

Time: 18:00 - 21:00

Cost: Free

Come along and learn new singing skills.

Learn new skills with the young men's singing and sword dancing group at The Place.

Email Claire

Health project with CASH

Date: 22nd July 2015 - 4th July 2016

Every week

Location: Rawmarsh People's centre

Time: 17:30 - 20:30

Cost: Free

Come along and get information and advice on all health related issues.

The Health project run in partnership with CASH offers a safe, warm and welcoming environment where young people have an opportunity to develop their knowledge and awareness through various activities based around a wide range of health related issues including drug and alcohol misuse, emotional and mental health, healthy eating and physical health, positive relationships, CSE and sexual health.

Email Sharon

Information, Advice and Guidance

Date: 20th July 2015 - 4th July 2016

Every day

Location: Maltby Linx Youth Centre

Time: 17:30 - 20:30

Cost: Free

Come along and get information and support on a range of issues.

Get support on a range of issues, including employment, education and training.

Email Clare

IT for beginners

Date: 21st October 2015 - 31st August 2016

Every week

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Time: 9:30 - 11:30

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 2016

Every week

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Time: 12:00 - 14:00

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 2016

Every week

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Time: 9:00 - 12:00

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!

Looked After Children's Council

Date: 22nd July 2015 - 4th July 2016

Every fortnight

Location: MyPlace

Time: 17:00 - 19:30

Cost: Free

Meeting for young people who are looked after and leaving care to come together and have fun.

Meeting for looked after and leaving care young people to come together and engage in team building activities, consultations to improve young people services and have fun.

Email Lisa

Lunchtime five a side football

Date: 15th June 2016 - 20th July 2016

Every week

Location: Rotherham Leisure Complex

Time: 12:00 - 13:00

Cost: Free

A lunchtime football session, ideal for anyone wanting to keep fit or who enjoy having a kick about.

A one hour football session.

Games will be organised between teams or individuals.

Medieval History Society

Date: 4th February 2015 - 31st August 2016

Every week

Location: Wath Library

Time: 14:00 - 16:00

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

Music Project and MISE

Date: 8th July 2015 - 6th July 2016

Every week

Location: Herringthorpe

Time: 12:00 - 21:00

Cost: Free/£1

Come along and develop and learn new music skills.

Develop music skills in instruments, performing, song writing and recording

Email Matt

Musician Drop In and MISE

Date: 8th July 2015 - 6th July 2016

Every week

Location: Herringthorpe

Time: 12:00 - 21:00

Cost: Free/£1

Invite only event to support social and personal development in music.

By invite only. This small group supports social and personal development through music.

Email Matt

NEET group

Date: 22nd July 2015 - 4th July 2016

Every week

Location: The Place

Time: 13:00 - 16:00

Cost: Free

Targeted group for NEET young people aged 16 to 19 years looking interviews skills, CV writing and motivation.

Targeted group for NEET young people aged 16 to 19 years looking interviews skills, CV writing and motivation.

Email Michelle

Open Access Youth Session - 12 to 14 (Years 8 and 9)

Date: 22nd July 2015 - 4th July 2016

Every week

Location: Winterhill Young People's Centre

Time: 18:00 - 21:00

Cost: Free

Come and take part in our activities, learn new skills and find out about what your career options are.

Arts and craft activities, pool, table tennis, multi sports with Active Regen Sport Workers - use of sports hall, refreshments, cooking and baking activities, lifestyles, CSE Awareness, Safety online and looking after your mental health, volunteering opportunities, information, advice and guidance and support around career choices, training providers and apprenticeships. Curriculum topics for Spring term after Easter holidays include summer safety, alcohol awareness, personal safety and healthy lifestyles. Find out about NCS and sign up to our 4 week programme for year 11's.

Email Anita

Open Door Youth Club

Date: 8th July 2015 - 6th July 2016

Every week

Location: Dinnington Salvation Army

Time: 18:30 - 21:30

Cost: Free

A variety of activities where you can ask the questions you always wanted to know the answer to.

Offering a variety of activities, where you can ask the questions you always wanted to know the answer to. Have your say and be listened to. Have new experiences, learn something new, meet new friends while being safe and having fun. Participating in group work, developing social and personal skills.

Email Heather

Open Door Youth Club

Date: 8th July 2015 - 6th July 2016

Every week

Location: Herringthorpe

Time: 18:00 - 20:00

Cost: 40p

A variety of activities where you can ask the questions you always wanted to know the answer to.

Offering a variety of activities, where you can ask the questions you always wanted to know the answer to. Have your say and be listened to. Have new experiences, learn something new, meet new friends while being safe and having fun. Participating in group work, developing social and personal skills.

Open Door Youth Club

Date: 8th July 2015 - 6th July 2016

Every week

Location: Swinton Youth Centre

Time: 18:00 - 21:00

Cost: 50p

A variety of activities where you can ask the questions you always wanted to know the answer to.

Offering a variety of activities, where you can ask the questions you always wanted to know the answer to. Have your say and be listened to. Have new experiences, learn something new, meet new friends while being safe and having fun. Participating in group work, developing social and personal skills.

Email Abid

Patchwork Quilting

Date: 11th February 2015 - 31st August 2016

Every week

Location: Wath Library

Time: 09:30 - 12:30

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 2016

Every week

Location: Wath Library

Time: 10:30 - 12:00

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 2016

Every week

Location: Aston Library

Time: 14:00 - 14:45

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 2016

Every week

Location: Maltby Library

Time: 09:30 - 10:00

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 2016

Every week

Location: Riverside Library

Time: 11:00 - 11:30

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 January 2018

Every week

Location: Swinton Library

Time: 10:00 - 10:30

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: 15th June 2016 - 20th July 2016

Every week

Location: Clifton Methodist Church Hall

Time: 10:45 - 12:45

Cost: £2 per session

Fun and social table tennis for adults.

Come and enjoy this activity, great for hand/eye coordination and fitness.

A social group, with tea/coffeee and biscuits included in the price.

Coaching available if requested, all equipment supplied.

Toddlertime

Date: 14th October 2015 - 31st August 2016

Every week

Location: Wickersley Library

Time: 10:00 - 11:00

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!

Volunteers Group

Date: 22nd July 2015 - 4th July 2016

Every week

Location: Maltby Linx Youth Centre

Time: 19:30 - 21:00

Cost: Free

Session for Maltby Linx Volunteers' training and development

Session for Maltby Linx Volunteers' training and development.

Email Clare

Walk to Run

Date: 15th June 2016 - 31st August 2016

Every week

Location: Don Street outside Riverside House

Time: 17:00 - 17:45

Cost: Free

Join a casual introduction to running/jogging for people who have just finished work

This steady paced session with regular breaks is ideal for new runners who wish to participate in a gentle jog to increase stamina and fitness straight after work.

Please call Mark Hible before attending on the number below.

Call before attending 01709363355

Youth Clinic

Date: 8th July 2015 - 6th July 2016

Every week

Location: Rawmarsh Peoples centre

Time: 17:30 - 19:00

Cost: Free

Access Youth Clinics for free confidential advice and information around sex and relationships.

Term time only - Young people can access Youth Clinics for free confidential advice and information around sex and relationships. You will be treated in a non-judgemental way and receive honest and accurate information in order to help you reach an informed decision about your relationships and sexual health.

Email Abid

Youth Clinic

Date: 8th July 2015 - 6th July 2016

Every week

Location: Swinton Youth Centre

Time: 14:45 - 16:30

Cost: Free

Access Youth Clinics for free confidential advice and information around sex and relationships.

Term time only - Young people can access Youth Clinics for free confidential advice and information around sex and relationships. You will be treated in a non-judgemental way and receive honest and accurate information in order to help you reach an informed decision about your relationships and sexual health.

Email Abid

Youth Start Drop-in

Date: 8th July 2015 - 4th July 2016

Every week

Location: Eric Manns Building

Time: 10:30 - 17:30

Cost: Free

Emotional wellbeing and sexual health support

Emotional wellbeing and sexual health support at Eric Manns Building.