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There are currently 44 events in 5 pages.

Free Afternoon Tea ~ My Life & Community Circles
Date: 18th September 2019
Details:  Wednesday 18th Sep, 1.30pm - 3pm

Local charity, My Life, is involved in a scheme called Community Circles, which aims to end isolation & loneliness for people living in residential & nursing homes & extra care facilities.

This free afternoon tea is an opportunity to meet new people and learn more about what My Life and Community Circles do and how those interested can get involved.

To book, call 01257 472900 or email info@my-life.org.uk
Venue:  St Peter’s Pavilion, Hurst Street, Hindley, WN2 3DN
Website:  Click to visit

Wigan U3A Members’ Meeting
Date: 18th September 2019
Details:  Wednesday 18th September, 10am - 12pm

With a talk by Richard Smith of Inspiring Healthy Life Styles

WIGAN U3A brings together retired local people in their ‘third age’ to share their interests and enjoy volunteer lead activities in a friendly and informal way 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 are available at £1 per cup.
Venue:  The Edge Conference Centre, Riveredge, Wigan WN3 5AB
Website:  Click to visit

Ben Portsmouth Live as Elvis at The Edge
Date: 19th September 2019
Details:  Thursday 19th September at 8pm

The King is Back!

In August 2012, Ben Portsmouth made history when he won the Elvis Presley Enterprises “Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest" which took place in Memphis, crowning Ben as the “Worldwide Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist”, the first artist from outside the USA to ever win this prestigious title.

Ben will bring his unique style and charisma and show audiences why he is regarded as the best in the business.

Performance suitable for 16+. Tickets available via the website.
Venue:  The Edge, Riveredge, Wigan WN3 5AB
Website:  Click to visit

LANKYKATS - Purrrfect... Again
Date: 19th September 2019
Details: 
Thursdays are rock days...
A little bit of Rock 'n Roll Magic for Quid..

TEMPEST - JUST VISITING
T'OTHERS - REELIN''n ROCKIN'

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

Recycled Teenagers Event For Over 55s
Date: 19th September 2019
Details:  Thursday 19th September, 10am until 2.30pm

Over 55s - come along and try out
• Health Walk
• Family History
• Strength & Balance
• Fitness MOT
• Arts & Crafts
• Tai Chi
• Digital Learning
and much more!

FREE - Book a place by emailing: thedealforcommunities@wigan.gov.uk
Or contact Elaine on 01942 486557
Venue:  Wigan Youth Zone, Parson’s Walk, Wigan. WN1 1RU
Website:  Click to visit

Amberswood Scrub Clearance
Date: 20th September 2019
Details:  Friday 20th September, 10am - 3pm

We will be working on Amberswood to perform some essential habitat management by removing scrub encroachment across the site.

Everyone is welcome and no experience necessary.

Tools, gloves and refreshments provided.
Please bring stout footwear, suitable clothing and a packed lunch.

For more info & to register your involvement contact:
01942 246415 or email smanning@lancswt.org.uk
Venue:  Amberswood Common, Crompton Street, WN2 3UD
Website:  Click to visit

Stroke Event
Date: 20th September 2019
Details:  Friday 20th September

Registration from 10.30am,
11am - 1pm followed by a light lunch

Have you or a loved one suffered a stroke? Interested in knowing about services? We warmly invite you to come and join us.

To book your place please contact Karen:
Email: karen.wilson@healthwatchwiganandleigh.co.uk
Call: 01942 834666
Venue:  St Peter’s Pavilion, Hurst Street, Hindley, WN2 3DN
Website:  Click to visit

Come For Coffee and Cake
Date: 24th September 2019
Details:  Tuesday 24th September, 2pm - 4pm

On the day we will have cake, tea/coffee and raffle stalls to fundraise for Macmillan.

There will be fun games to play, entertainment, and The Mayor will be joining us for the day.

Cath Barton from Community Circles will also have a stall to bring ideas on how we can meet our residents wishes and volunteering opportunities that are available.
Venue:  Westwood Lodge Nursing Home, Brookview,
Helmsman Way, Off Poolstock Lane, Wigan. WN3 5DJ
Website:  Click to visit

Wigan Towpath Taskforce
Date: 24th September 2019
Details:  Every Tuesday, 10am - 2pm

Would you enjoy learning new skills, meeting new people, & keeping fit whilst being by the canal?

Wigan Towpath Taskforce is the volunteer group working on the local canal. We do vital tasks to clean the area and making the waterside a more attractive place. All tools and equipment are provided, together with expert and friendly support and refreshments. No experience necessary.

To find out more sign up online, or contact:
Sara.Ponting@canalrivertrust.org.uk
Venue:  Various canal locations around Wigan Borough
Website:  Click to visit

Wigan Anxiety Support Group
Date: 25th September 2019
Details:  Wednesday 25th September, 7pm - 9pm

The group aims to provide a safe, supportive and non-judgmental place for people to share their experiences of mental illness and anxiety. We meet every other week and you’re most welcome to join us. £2 per session.

For more info:
Tel: 07784 886343
Email: wigananxietygroup@rethink.org
Venue:  St Wilfred’s Parish Hall, Church Street, Standish. WN6 0JT
Website:  Click to visit

 
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