Events

Active Always at Wickersley

Date: 3rd February 2017 - 30th April 2017

Every week

Location: Wickersley Community Centre

Time: 14:00 - 15:00

Cost: £3

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.

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 Katie Mapplebeck.

Call Katie on 01709 363355

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Happening today, 24th March 2017

Active Always at Wickersley

Date: 3rd February 2017 - 30th April 2017

Every week

Location: Wickersley Community Centre

Location: Wickersley Community Centre

Cost: £3

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.

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 Katie Mapplebeck.

Call Katie on 01709 363355

Email us

Beginners ICT classes

Date: 10th April 2015 - 30th April 2017

Every week

Location: Greasbrough Library

Location: Greasbrough Library

Cost: Free

Join us for courses to help you to get started, and get the best out of your computer! No jargon, just simple plain English.

Help with everything from getting started; using a keyboard and mouse, to setting up an email account, surfing the internet and much more. We have computers available for you to use for free, with free internet access too!

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

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

Coffee morning

Date: 10th April 2015 - 30th April 2017

Every week

Location: Kiveton Park Library

Location: Kiveton Park Library

Cost: 30p per tea/coffee and biscuits

Join us at Kiveton Park Library every Friday morning from 10.30.

Are you lonely and want some company then pop down to the Library to meet people for a chat and coffee?

Find Kiveton Park Library

English conversation class

Date: 23rd October 2015 - 30th April 2017

Every week

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Cost: Free

Develop and improve your English speaking skills.

Come and join our group to improve your understanding and use of spoken English and learn new words and phrases.

You'll also meet lots of friendly new people to practice with.

ICT classes

Date: 10th April 2015 - 30th April 2017

Every week

Location: Wath Library

Location: Wath Library

Cost: Free

Join us for courses to help you to get started, and get the best out of your computer! No jargon, just simple plain English.

This is a "Learn my Way" drop in session - no need to book.

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!

Rhyme Time at Maltby Library

Date: 10th April 2015 - 30th April 2017

Every week

Location: Maltby Library

Location: Maltby Library

Cost: Free

Every Friday. 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 Rawmarsh Library

Date: 10th April 2015 - 30th April 2017

Every week

Location: Rawmarsh Library

Location: Rawmarsh Library

Cost: Free

Every Friday. 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: 5th June 2015 - 30th April 2017

Every week

Location: Riverside Library

Location: Riverside Library

Cost: Free

Every Friday. 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: 10th April 2015 - 30th April 2017

Every week

Location: Swinton Library

Location: Swinton Library

Cost: Free

Every Friday. 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 Wickersley Library

Date: 10th April 2015 - 30th April 2017

Every week

Location: Wickersley Library

Location: Wickersley Library

Cost: Free

Every Friday. 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!

Social table tennis

Date: 20th January 2017 - 22nd December 2017

Every week

Location: Clifton Methodist Church Hall

Location: Clifton Methodist Church Hall

Cost: £2 per session

Fun and social table tennis 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 Friday 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.

Strength and balance class

Date: 3rd February 2017 - 30th April 2017

Every week

Location: Rotherham Intermediate Care Centre, Badsley Moor Lane

Location: Rotherham Intermediate Care Centre, Badsley Moor Lane

Cost: £3

Exercises and activities to help prevent falls, improve strength, balance and confidence.

Otago strength and balance excercise classes at various locations across the borough.

"As a result of the falls prevention class I have progressed from walking gingerly and painfully with a frame, to crutches and then to one crutch. I can now get up and down stairs. My quality of life has improved greatly."

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

Call Kev on 01709 790 867

Email us

Strength and Balance Classes Falls Prevention and Step 4 (Active for Health)

Date: 9th October 2015 - 15th December 2017

Every week

Location: Todwick (Village Hall)

Location: Todwick (Village Hall)

Cost: £4 (1st Session Free)

Exercises and activities to help prevent falls, improve strength, balance and confidence.

Otago Strength and Balance Excersie classes at various locations across the borough.

"As a result of the falls prevention class I have progressed from walking gingerly and painfully with a frame, to crutches and then to one crutch. I can now get up and down stairs. My quality of life has improved greatly."

Please note - during the Christmas period the following sessions will be cancelled:

  • Friday 23 December
  • Friday 30 December

This class restarts on Friday 6 January 2017.

Call Carole Burgan for more information.

Call Carole on 07969 073 111

Weigh and Play Baby Clinic @ Greasbrough Library

Date: 10th March 2017 - 29th December 2017

Every week

Location: Greasbrough Library

Location: Greasbrough Library

Cost: Free

Come along to Weigh and Play, a baby clinic run by the Health Visitor Team and Familiy Outreach Workers, for parents/carers with children up to 1 year old.

Held every Friday 10 am to 11.30 am in Greasbrough Library.

For more information please contact Central & Park View Children's Centre or Greasbrough Library.

Contact Central & Park View Children's Centre

Contact Greasbrough Library