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17 October 2016 - 17 October 2020

Walking for Health
Time : 12am - 2pm Every monday
Location : Holton Lee
Type of Event : Activity

Join us for a gentle stroll around Holton Lee taking in some of the fantastic scenery. Led by George Hinton from the RSPB.
Free - no need to book
Meet at the Coffee Shack.

Contact Details
Organisation :
Livability Holton Lee
Contact Name : Shirley Walker
Tel : 01202 625562
Email : swalker.holtonlee@livability.org.uk
Website : http://www.holtonlee.org

19 September 2017 - 19 December 2017

Ensbury Park Lunch Club
Time : 12.30
Location : Hibberd Court, 20a Hibberd Way, Ensbury Park, Bournemouth, BH10 4EP
Type of Event : Lunch Club for older people

Lunch Club every 3rd Tuesday of the month

Contact Details
Organisation :
The Crumbs Project
Contact Name : Erika Sloper
Tel : 01202 519320
Email : erikas@crumbs.org.uk
Website : http://crumbs.org.uk

20 September 2017 - 20 December 2017

Holy Epiphany Lunch Club
Time : 1.00
Location : Holy Epiphany Church, Castle Lane West, Redbreast Road North, Bournemouth
Type of Event : Lunch Club for older people

Lunch Club every Wednesday

Contact Details
Organisation :
The Crumbs Project
Contact Name : Erika Sloper
Tel : 01202 519320
Email : erikas@crumbs.org.uk
Website : http://crumbs.org.uk

04 October 2017 - 06 December 2017

St Marks Lunch Club
Time : 12.30
Location : St Marks Church Hall, Talbot Village, Wallisdown Road, BH9 3LH
Type of Event : Lunch Club for older people

Lunch Club every 1st Wednesday of the month

Contact Details
Organisation :
The Crumbs Project
Contact Name : Erika Sloper
Tel : 01202 519320
Email : erikas@crumbs.org.uk
Website : http://crumbs.org.uk

11 October 2017 - 13 December 2017

Unity International Lunch
Time : 12 noon
Location : Friends Meeting House, 16 Wharncliffe Road, Boscombe, BH5 1AH
Type of Event : Lunch

Enjoy a three course lunch for just 5 and meet up with people from a diverse range of backgrounds. Takes place every 2nd Wednesday of the month.

Contact Details
Organisation :
Unity in Vision
Contact Name : Greg Singleton
Tel : 07519798837
Email : g.singleton2@ntlworld.com
Website : http://unity-lunch.org.uk

07 November 2017 - 02 January 2018

Southbourne Lunch Club
Time : 12.30
Location : All Saints Church Hall, Castlemain Avenue, Southbourne BH6 5EH
Type of Event : Lunch Club for older people

Monthly lunch club for older people held on first Thursday every month

Contact Details
Organisation :
The Crumbs Project
Contact Name : Erika Sloper
Tel : 01202 519320
Email : erikas@crumbs.org.uk
Website : http://crumbs.org.uk

27 November 2017

Time to Sing Concert
Time : 19:30
Location : Wimborne Minster, High Street, Wimborne, BH21 1HT
Type of Event : Charity concert

Feast your ears on some wonderful music from Poole Rock Choir with special guests Grace Lovelass and Graham Dalby. Presenting a programme of reflective songs,
operatic favourites and upbeat tunes. Funds raised at this event will support the work of Lewis-Manning Hospice.

Tickets £10 per person. Go to www.timetosingconcert.eventbrite.co.uk

Contact Details
Organisation :
Lewis-Manning Hospice
Contact Name : Lydia Cooke
Tel : 01202 708470
Email : lydia@lewis-manning.co.uk
Website : http://www.timetosingconcert.eventbrite.co.uk

28 November 2017

Day Coach Trip to London for Shopping & Christmas Lights
Time : 8-45am
Location : London
Type of Event : Day Coach Tour

Day coach tour to London for Christmas Shopping and Christmas Lights. Fare 19 Depart West Howe at 8-45am (Other Pick Up Points available)

Contact Details
Organisation :
Moore Avenue Park Community Group & Coach Tour Section
Contact Name : Jeff Coombs
Tel : 01202 579918
Email : jeffrey.coombs@ntlworld.com

29 November 2017

Volunteer Recruitment Event
Time : 18:00-20:00
Location : Education Centre, Bournemouth Hospital, BH7 7DW
Type of Event : Recruitment

Come to our information event to learn more about Crohn's & Colitis UK, our volunteering opportunites and Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Hear from a guest speaker and chat with volunteers, supporters and staff.

Contact Details
Organisation :
Crohn's & Colitis UK
Email : carly.benton@crohnsandcolitis.org.uk
Website : http://https://www.crohnsandcolitis.org.uk/

29 November 2017

Friends of Bournemouth Leukaemia Fund Festive Fair
Time : 10.30 am to 12.30 pm,
Location : Hotel Miramar East Cliff Bournemouth
Type of Event : Fundraising

Gifts suitable for all the family will be on offer including Collectables, Jewellery,Handbagsetc. ADMISSION FREE

Contact Details
Organisation :
Bournemouth Leukaemia Fund
Contact Name : Shirley Sherman
Tel : 07970 218110
Email : shermanshirley1@gmail.com

01 December 2017 - 01 December 2017

World AIDS Day
Time : 8am
Type of Event : Remembrance

Don't forget your Red Ribbon on the 1st December to show your support for people living with HIV and to commemorate those who have died. Join this opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV. From 8am We will be in Knyveton Gardens dressing trees to raise awareness of World Aids Day and the work Space Youth Project do. Get in touch with Helen if your interested.

Contact Details
Organisation :
Space Youth Project
Email : hello@spaceyouthproject.co.uk
Website : http://www.spaceyouthproject.co.uk

01 December 2017

Crumbs Open Day
Time : 11.30am - 2pm
Location : Hibberd Court, Hibberd Way, Ensbury Park, Bournemouth, BH10 4EP
Type of Event : Open Day

Visit us to find out what Crumbs is doing and how to get involved.

See our Facilities-Centre Tours at 12.00 and 13.30
Sample our Food-Canaps from 12.30-13.00
Talk to the people that matter-our Trainees, Interns, Management Team, Volunteers, Staff and Trustees.
Ask questions-short sessions explaining work of Crumbs

Contact Details
Organisation :
Crumbs Project
Email : anniec@crumbs.org.uk

05 December 2017

Christmas Concert by Wessex Chorus
Time : 7.30pm - Tuesday 5th December 2018
Location : The Rooper Hall, 5 Victoria Park Road, Bournemouth, BH9 2RB
Type of Event : Musical entertainment evening

Get into the Christmas spirit with the Wessex Chorus' Christmas Concert at the Rooper Hall, 5 Victoria Park Road on Tuesday 5th December (7.30pm)

Enjoy singing along to a great mix of traditional and festive favourites.
5 entrance fee, with Refreshments for sale - drinks, cakes and mince pies.

Raising funds for Bournemouth Blind Society, a local charity supporting people with sight loss.

Contact Details
Organisation :
Bournemouth Blind Society
Contact Name : Jo Wood
Tel : 01202 546644
Email : jo.wood@bournemouthblindsociety.uk
Website : http://www.bournemouthblindsociety.uk

07 December 2017

Water Lily Project Christma Fair
Time : 10am-2pm
Location : Bailey's Cafe, 131 Barrack Rd, Christchurch, BH23 2AW
Type of Event : Christmas Fair

Join us for our annual Christmas Fair, enjoy a hot drink and cake while browsing our stalls to include: Bric a Brac, Christmas cards/gifts, 10 minute neck and shoulder massages, mini hand nail bar, Handbag stall, Board games stall, Tombola and Raffle. All proceeds go towards the work of WLP supporting vulnerable women in Dorset.

Contact Details
Organisation :
The Water Lily Project
Tel : 07743719063
Email : wlpchristchurch@gmail.com
Website : http://www.waterlilyproject.org.uk

13 December 2017

Candlit Christmas Celebration
Time : 7:30pm
Location : St Ambrose Church, 72 West Cliff Rd, Westbourne, BH4 8BE
Type of Event : Choral Christmas Candelit Concert

Enjoy a magical Christmas concert in Bournemouth! The beautiful church of St Ambrose will be lit by candles as the ethereal voices of La Nova Singers performing spine-tingling arrangements of your favourite festive tunes.
La Nova Singers are an all-female classical vocal ensemble renowned for their distinctive, 'bright' tone and sparkling stage presence. At this special classical music concert, they are joined by chamber orchestra The Parry Ensemble and acclaimed local pianist Sam Hanson.
Featuring music by: Herbert Howells; Tchaikovsky; Engelbert Humperdinck; Ola Gjeilo; John Rutter; Howard Goodall - and many more.
With mulled wine and mince pies available in the interval, this fabulous festive event will help to get you in the Christmas spirit and provide a moment of relaxation and celebration with friends and family.
Tickets: 10 in advance; 14 on the door. Early booking is advised.

Contact Details
Organisation :
La Nova Singers
Tel : 07786321991
Email : tickets@lanovasingers.co.uk
Website : http://www.lanovasingers.co.uk

06 January 2018

Autism Wessex's 10k Somerley Winter Run
Time : 6th January 2018, 11am
Location : Somerley House, Ringwood, BH24 3PL
Type of Event : Charity Run

Choose from the chip timed 10km route, or 2km fun run suitable for all the family.

The 10km run will start at 11.00am and the fun run will follow at 11.20am. On-the-day registrations will close at 9.30am.

Be sure to arrive early to collect your race number and take advantage of our David Lloyd warm up!

All finishers will receive a medal and a goody bag on the day, plus an online personalised certificate.

To register for the run, the fees applied are:

• 10km early bird entry, £18 (£22 from 1st December)

• 2km Fun Run early bird entry, £7 (£9 from 1st December)

To celebrate our 50th anniversary, we’re inviting all challengers to join our TEAM 50 – to be part of our biggest challenger team to date. To be part of TEAM 50 we’re asking you to pledge to raise £50 for the charity, by doing so, you will be supporting local individuals and families affected by autism – thank you!

Contact Details
Organisation :
Autism Wessex
Contact Name : Fiona Hawkins
Tel : 01202 703587
Email : fundraising@autismwessex.org.uk
Website : http://autismwessex.org.uk/events/somerley-winter-run-10km-fun-run












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