Events

Active Always at Wickersley

Date: 3rd February 2017 - 31st July 2018

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.

Christmas closing:
Last Class (TBC) and restarts on Friday 5th January

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, 20th July 2018

Active Always at Wickersley

Date: 3rd February 2017 - 31st July 2018

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.

Christmas closing:
Last Class (TBC) and restarts on Friday 5th January

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

Books and Banter

Date: 20th February 2015 - 30th November 2018

On this day every month

Location: Dinnington Library & Customer Service Centre

Location: Dinnington Library & Customer Service Centre

Cost: Free

A friendly, welcoming group with a shared love of books!

We love books, and we love talking about them! Join us for lively, interesting debate in a friendly and relaxed setting.

We read all sorts of books, and no genre is taboo! Everyone can influence the choice of book and everyone's opinion counts!

We are not a stuffy group, but a warm and welcoming one where the socialising is just as important as the reading.

Some groups have tea/coffee, cake and even wine clubs - contact us for details.

Booking essential – call for availability.

Call to book - 01709 334426

Coffee morning

Date: 10th April 2015 - 30th November 2018

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?

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Community Litter Pick

Date: 2nd March 2018 - 2nd November 2018

Every week

Location: Parkgate

Location: Parkgate

Cost: Free

Do you love where you live? Want to help keep your area tidy and meet new friends?

Come along and meet some likeminded people.

All attending to make a difference in the area and cleaning up the environment.

This is a community organised litter pick.

Litter picking equipment provided.

Please wear suitable clothing and footwear.

Even if you can only spare one hour all will be welcome.

Meeting at various locations around the Parkgate and Rawmarsh area please contact: Lovewhereyoulive@rotherham.gov.uk for more details this pick takes place almost every Friday from 10am until 12noon.

Computer Classes

Date: 10th April 2015 - 30th November 2018

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.

If you're interested in learning how to use a computer, we are currently taking names for upcoming courses aimed at beginners. Please contact the library with your details.

Contact Wath Library

English conversation class

Date: 23rd October 2015 - 30th November 2018

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.

Hands on History: 1940s Reminiscence and Object Handling at Rotherham Markets Stall 57

Date: 20th July 2018

Location: Rotherham Town Centre

Location: Rotherham Town Centre

Cost: Free

World War Two handling session

Come along and meet our Learning Team on Stall 57, Rotherham Markets. They will have a selection of museum objects for you to look at from the 1940s. Including WW2 scrap books, Rationing and packaging, Rotherham's evacuees and household objects. As well as photographs and newspaper articles from Rotherham in the war.

Rhyme Time at Maltby Library

Date: 10th April 2015 - 30th November 2018

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 November 2018

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 November 2018

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 Wickersley Library

Date: 10th April 2015 - 30th November 2018

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!
 

Strength and balance class

Date: 3rd February 2017 - 31st July 2018

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

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