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Dyslexia Association Drop-In Meeting
Date: 15th October 2019
Details:  St Helens & District Dyslexia Association meets at 7pm on the 3rd Tuesday of every month. It is a drop-in session for people to discuss any dyslexia related issue for children or adults. Staffed by volunteers with experience of dyslexia, either they themselves are dyslexic or they are teachers or psychologists. Ask at the reception desk Millennium Centre, Corporation Street, St Helens, WA10 1HJ. Tel: 08448849725, welcome@shadda.org.uk
Venue:  Millennium Centre, Corporation Street, St Helens, Merseyside, WA10 1HJ
Website:  Click to visit

Volunteering Information Day
Date: 15th October 2019
Details:  Tuesday 15th October, 9.30am - 4pm

With Age UK Wigan Borough and Citizens Advice Wigan Borough

Why not come along to our information day and find out a little more about the work we do, and the benefits of volunteering in your community.

* Gain new skills
* Make new friends
* Make a difference to the lives of others
* Be part of a team
* Develop your current skills and knowledge

https://www.ageuk.org.uk/wiganborough/get-involved/volunteer/

https://www.cawb.org.uk/volunteering
Venue:  Wigan Life Centre North, The Wiend, Wigan. WN1 1NH

Free Deaf Awareness Training
Date: 16th October 2019
Details:  Wednesday 16th October, 1pm - 5pm

Wigan Borough CCG are delighted to be able to offer free deaf awareness training for local Patient Participation Group members and residents. GP practice staff recently undertook the same training.

Ann Marie who will lead the session will give a deaf person's perspective and talk about things faced by deaf people that you may not realise.

Please book your free place via the website link below.
Venue:  Sunshine House Community Hub (Annex)
Wellington Street
Wigan
WN1 3SA
Website:  Click to visit

Great Expectations
Date: 16th October 2019
Details:  Wed 16th October at 7.30pm

ALRA North 3 Year Acting Students present ...

Great Expectations by Charles Dickens

Version by Declan Donnellan - directed by Chris Hallam

Charles Dickens’ classic story follows the fortunes of Pip, a young orphan. Following a terrifying encounter with an escaped convict, a chain reaction of events are set in motion that change Pip’s life forever.

Online advance booking price: £7.50
On the door: £10.00
Doors usually open 10/15 minutes before
Venue:  ALRA North The Mill at The Pier, Wigan, WN3 4EF
Website:  Click to visit

Wigan U3A Members’ Meeting
Date: 16th October 2019
Details:  Wednesday 16th October, 10am - 12pm

With Poetry Recital - Memories and Humour
By John Wilmington

WIGAN U3A brings together retired local people in their ‘third age’ to share their interests and enjoy volunteer lead activities at a variety of local venues.

Non-members are welcome to attend up to two sessions before joining, so why not come and meet us and see what we’re all about!

Tea and coffee available at £1 per cup.
Venue:  The Edge Conference Centre, Riveredge, Wigan. WN3 5AB
Website:  Click to visit

Great Expectations
Date: 17th October 2019
Details:  Thursday 17th October at 7.30pm

ALRA North 3 Year Acting Students present ...

Great Expectations by Charles Dickens

This classic story follows the fortunes of Pip, a young orphan. After a terrifying encounter with an escaped convict, a chain reaction of events are set in motion that change Pip’s life forever.

Online advance booking price: £7.50
On the door: £10.00
Doors usually open 10/15 minutes before
Venue:  ALRA North The Mill at The Pier, Wigan, WN3 4EF
Website:  Click to visit

LANKYKATS - Meeeow
Date: 17th October 2019
Details:  Thursdays are rock days...

A little bit of Rock 'n Roll Magic for Quid..

Free Spirit - Frayed At The Edges
High Mileage - The Gardens

Raffles and top prizes..
£1 otd
Venue:  The Live Lounge
The Standish Unity Club
Cross Street
Standish
WN6 0HQ
01257 424006
Website:  Click to visit

My Life Recruitment Evening
Date: 17th October 2019
Details:  Thursday 17th October, 7pm - 9pm

Posts available include: nurses, team managers, team leaders, personal assistants & bank workers

To book & for more info contact the HR Team:
Tel 01942 233422 (Mon–Fri, 9-5) or email hr@my-life.org.uk
Venue:  Stable Door Cafe, Thompson House Equestrian Centre,
Pepper Ln, Standish. WN6 0PP
Website:  Click to visit

Smartphone Pub Quiz
Date: 17th October 2019
Details:  No pens, no paper, no cheating!

There is a limited number of tablets available for those who don't have a smartphone.

1st Prize - Minimum £30 cash guaranteed - the more teams that play, the bigger the prize. The average amount for 1st prize is £66!

Various consolation prizes.

Plus everybody that pays £1 extra to play with 'Robs Balls' in the bonus game could win £100 cash.
Venue:  The Boulevard
19 Wallgate
Wigan
WN1 1LD
Website:  Click to visit

Wigan and District Speakers Club
Date: 17th October 2019
Details:  Thursday 17th October, 7.30pm - 9.30pm

The Club offers a friendly and supportive setting in which you can acquire new speaking skills, gain self confidence, meet new people and have lots of fun.

New members welcome. First session £5.
Venue:  Sunshine House, Scholes, WN1 3SD
Website:  Click to visit

 
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