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What’s On

New community play space at the Trust Ground, Stoke Gifford

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Wednesday 20th February 2019

11.00am - 12.30pm
Police Beat Team Drop-In Surgery
Come and meet your local Neighbourhood Policing Team to discuss any issues or queries you may have, and to bring them up to date with happenings in your community. More info: http://bit.ly/aspstgi

Thursday 21st February 2019

9.00am - 11.00am
Community Library
Located in the mezzanine area above the coffee shop. Community libraries are run by local voluntary groups with the support of South Gloucestershire Council, who provide stock and advice. They are linked to the library network, which means you can use the South Gloucestershire library membership card to access these services. The St Michael's Church Community Library offers a changing collection of adults and children’s books, large print, spoken word and DVDs. Full reservation and collection facilities are available – so if there’s something you’d like to read that isn’t in stock, then you can order it in. More info: http://bit.ly/sg-com-lib
7.30pm - 9.30pm
The Stokes Crafters
A friendly group for craft-minded people in The Stokes. Learn a new craft or come and share your knowledge with others. You can even just join us with your project and chat away with like-minded people while you craft. All levels of experience welcomed. We are an informal group and intend sharing our skills to help others while learning new skills ourselves. More info: http://bit.ly/thestokescrafters

Friday 22nd February 2019

10.00am - 12.00pm
Citizens Advice Bureau Outreach Session
Free, confidential, impartial and independent help on dealing with problems with debt, benefits, employment, housing, discrimination, and many more issues. More info: http://bit.ly/sgloscab or phone 03444 111444

Saturday 23rd February 2019

10.00am - 12.00pm
Coffee Shop on Saturday
Come and enjoy a bacon sandwich with a mug of tea or a delicious hot chocolate with a toasted teacake! More info: http://bit.ly/RlMfUH

Sunday 24th February 2019

9.00am - 9.30am
Junior parkrun
A weekly timed 2km run for juniors only (4-14 year olds). Event is free, but prior online registration is required for first -timers. More info: http://bit.ly/lsjparkrun or http://bit.ly/lsjparkrun-fb

Tuesday 26th February 2019

2.00pm - 4.00pm
Community Library
Located in the mezzanine area above the coffee shop. Community libraries are run by local voluntary groups with the support of South Gloucestershire Council, who provide stock and advice. They are linked to the library network, which means you can use the South Gloucestershire library membership card to access these services. The St Michael's Church Community Library offers a changing collection of adults and children’s books, large print, spoken word and DVDs. Full reservation and collection facilities are available – so if there’s something you’d like to read that isn’t in stock, then you can order it in. More info: http://bit.ly/sg-com-lib

Wednesday 27th February 2019

11.00am - 12.30pm
Police Beat Team Drop-In Surgery
Come and meet your local Neighbourhood Policing Team to discuss any issues or queries you may have, and to bring them up to date with happenings in your community. More info: http://bit.ly/aspstgi

Thursday 28th February 2019

1.00pm - 3.00pm
Community Engagement Forum
Community Engagement Forums (CEFs), previously known as Safer and Stronger Community Groups, are about listening and responding to local people’s real issues. People in their communities know best what works for them and what their real needs are. This group covers Stoke Gifford, UWE, Cheswick, East of Harry Stoke and Stoke Park. Agenda and more info: http://www.southglos.gov.uk/cef
7.30pm - 9.30pm
The Stokes Crafters
A friendly group for craft-minded people in The Stokes. Learn a new craft or come and share your knowledge with others. You can even just join us with your project and chat away with like-minded people while you craft. All levels of experience welcomed. We are an informal group and intend sharing our skills to help others while learning new skills ourselves. More info: http://bit.ly/thestokescrafters

Saturday 2nd March 2019

10.00am - 12.00pm
Coffee Shop on Saturday
Come and enjoy a bacon sandwich with a mug of tea or a delicious hot chocolate with a toasted teacake! More info: http://bit.ly/RlMfUH

Sunday 3rd March 2019

9.00am - 9.30am
Junior parkrun
A weekly timed 2km run for juniors only (4-14 year olds). Event is free, but prior online registration is required for first -timers. More info: http://bit.ly/lsjparkrun or http://bit.ly/lsjparkrun-fb

Monday 4th March 2019

7.30pm - 9.00pm
Friends of 40 Acres Meeting
Meeting for anyone interested in the work of 40 Acres, and to discuss future plans. More info: http://bit.ly/f40a-fb

Tuesday 5th March 2019

10.00am - 12.00pm
Stokes Phoenix Club
The Stokes Phoenix Club is a small, friendly group of ladies that organises a programme of monthly events and talks, with time to meet and make friends over tea, coffee and biscuits. This month: Annual lunch (venue TBC). For more information please contact Rosemary Davis, chair, on 01454 614474.
7.30pm - 9.00pm
Little Stoke Ladies Club
Open to all ladies over the age of 18. This week: 'Food Banks' by Robert Vernon. For more info, contact Julie on 07814 443793.

Wednesday 6th March 2019

11.00am - 12.30pm
Police Beat Team Drop-In Surgery
Come and meet your local Neighbourhood Policing Team to discuss any issues or queries you may have, and to bring them up to date with happenings in your community. More info: http://bit.ly/aspstgi
7.30pm - 9.00pm
Stoke Gifford Women's Institute (WI)
All ages welcome. Different speakers each month, with tea and cake after. Come along and make new friends! More info: http://bit.ly/sg-wi-fb

Thursday 7th March 2019

9.00am - 11.00am
Community Library
Located in the mezzanine area above the coffee shop. Community libraries are run by local voluntary groups with the support of South Gloucestershire Council, who provide stock and advice. They are linked to the library network, which means you can use the South Gloucestershire library membership card to access these services. The St Michael's Church Community Library offers a changing collection of adults and children’s books, large print, spoken word and DVDs. Full reservation and collection facilities are available – so if there’s something you’d like to read that isn’t in stock, then you can order it in. More info: http://bit.ly/sg-com-lib
7.30pm - 9.30pm
The Stokes Crafters
A friendly group for craft-minded people in The Stokes. Learn a new craft or come and share your knowledge with others. You can even just join us with your project and chat away with like-minded people while you craft. All levels of experience welcomed. We are an informal group and intend sharing our skills to help others while learning new skills ourselves. More info: http://bit.ly/thestokescrafters

Friday 8th March 2019

10.00am - 12.00pm
Citizens Advice Bureau Outreach Session
Free, confidential, impartial and independent help on dealing with problems with debt, benefits, employment, housing, discrimination, and many more issues. More info: http://bit.ly/sgloscab or phone 03444 111444

Saturday 9th March 2019

10.00am - 12.00pm
Coffee Shop on Saturday
Come and enjoy a bacon sandwich with a mug of tea or a delicious hot chocolate with a toasted teacake! More info: http://bit.ly/RlMfUH

Sunday 10th March 2019

9.00am - 9.30am
Junior parkrun
A weekly timed 2km run for juniors only (4-14 year olds). Event is free, but prior online registration is required for first -timers. More info: http://bit.ly/lsjparkrun or http://bit.ly/lsjparkrun-fb

Tuesday 12th March 2019

2.00pm - 4.00pm
Community Library
Located in the mezzanine area above the coffee shop. Community libraries are run by local voluntary groups with the support of South Gloucestershire Council, who provide stock and advice. They are linked to the library network, which means you can use the South Gloucestershire library membership card to access these services. The St Michael's Church Community Library offers a changing collection of adults and children’s books, large print, spoken word and DVDs. Full reservation and collection facilities are available – so if there’s something you’d like to read that isn’t in stock, then you can order it in. More info: http://bit.ly/sg-com-lib

Wednesday 13th March 2019

11.00am - 12.30pm
Police Beat Team Drop-In Surgery
Come and meet your local Neighbourhood Policing Team to discuss any issues or queries you may have, and to bring them up to date with happenings in your community. More info: http://bit.ly/aspstgi

Thursday 14th March 2019

7.30pm - 9.30pm
The Stokes Crafters
A friendly group for craft-minded people in The Stokes. Learn a new craft or come and share your knowledge with others. You can even just join us with your project and chat away with like-minded people while you craft. All levels of experience welcomed. We are an informal group and intend sharing our skills to help others while learning new skills ourselves. More info: http://bit.ly/thestokescrafters

Saturday 16th March 2019

10.00am - 12.00pm
Coffee Shop on Saturday
Come and enjoy a bacon sandwich with a mug of tea or a delicious hot chocolate with a toasted teacake! More info: http://bit.ly/RlMfUH

Sunday 17th March 2019

9.00am - 9.30am
Junior parkrun
A weekly timed 2km run for juniors only (4-14 year olds). Event is free, but prior online registration is required for first -timers. More info: http://bit.ly/lsjparkrun or http://bit.ly/lsjparkrun-fb

Tuesday 19th March 2019

7.30pm - 9.00pm
Little Stoke Ladies Club
Open to all ladies over the age of 18. This week: AGM with supper. For more info, contact Julie on 07814 443793.

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Regular Events

Our What’s On calendar doesn’t include regular events, such as:

Mondays

Board Games in the Old School Rooms Coffee Shop. Weekly on Mondays 2pm to 3.30pm.

Melody Makers Choir – At Little Stoke Community Hall. Monday 10.30am to 12noon (term-time only). A warm and vibrant choir for men and women who love singing rock and pop music. For more information visit the Melody Makers Choir page on Facebook.

Tuesdays

Stoke Gifford Short Mat Bowling Club meets at the Trust Hall. Tuesdays 9.45am. Contact Mike Bryant on 0117 979 1807 for more information.

Goldies – Fun sing along session for the 60 plus age group. A light hearted hour of fun, singing hits from the 50s, 60s and 70s and an opportunity to meet new local people. Every Tuesday 2pm to 3pm at the Old School Rooms £2. For more info contact Adele 0117 9790029. Come and join us!

Community Library – at the Old School Rooms. Fortnightly on Tuesdays 2pm to 4pm (see main What’s On section for specific dates). The library provides a changing collection of adult and children’s books, large print, spoken work and DVDs. A service provided by St Michael’s Church with the support of South Gloucestershire Council.

Gospel Generation Community Choir – meets on Tuesdays (fortnightly) 7.30pm to 9.15pm at the Old School Rooms. Facebook page: Gospel Generation Community Choir

Little Stoke Ladies Club meets at Little Stoke Community Hall at 7.30pm on the first and third Tuesdays of each month. Open to all ladies over the age of 18. For more info, contact Julie on 07814 443793.

Wednesdays

Adult Dance-Fit – At the Old School Rooms. Wednesdays 9.30am to 10.30am. For more info contact Nina on 0117 979 9796.

Yoga classes at The Stokes Youth and Community Centre. Wednesdays 10am to 11am. For more details, contact Aruna on 07913 987487 or visit Shanthi Yogalaya.

Fit @ 50 Plus – At the Old School Rooms. Wednesdays 10.45am to 11.30am. For more info contact Nina on 0117 979 9796.

South Gloucestershire Sling Library & Consultancy in the Old School Rooms Coffee Shop. Last Wednesday of the month 2pm to 3.30pm.

Messy Church (for primary school aged children) – in the St Michael’s Centre at 4pm on the first Wednesday of each month.

Women’s Institute (WI) – at the Trust Hall. First Wednesday of the month  7.30pm. Facebook page: Stoke Gifford WI

Thursdays

Beehive Toddler Group meets every Thursday during term time in the St Michael’s Centre, 10am to 11.30am. £1.50 per family with drinks and snacks provided.

Community Library – at the Old School Rooms. Fortnightly on Thursday 9am to 11am (see main What’s On section for specific dates). The library provides a changing collection of adult and children’s books, large print, spoken work and DVDs. A service provided by St Michael’s Church with the support of South Gloucestershire Council.

Mainly Music meets every Thursday 10.15am at Stoke Gifford Baptist Church. Music and play session for babies, toddlers and preschool children. £2 per child including snack and drink for children and hot drink and cake for adults.

The Stoke Crafters – at the Poplar Rooms, The Trust Ground. Thursdays 7.30pm to 9.30pm. A friendly group for craft-minded people in Stoke Gifford. For more info contact Kim on 01454 772187 or see The Stokes Crafters group on Facebook.

Fridays

Citizens Advice Outreach Session – at The Stokes (Youth and Community Centre), Little Stoke. Second and fourth Friday of the month, 10m to 12noon. More info: Citizens Advice South Gloucestershire

Little Stoke Toddler Group (0-5s) – At Little Stoke Community Hall. Fridays 10am to 12noon. Read more…

Coffee & Cake at Stoke Gifford Baptist Church. Fridays from 10.30am.

Stoke Gifford Short Mat Bowling Club meets at the Trust Hall. Fridays 1.45pm. Contact Mike Bryant on 0117 979 1807 for more information.

Saturdays

Stoke Lane Mini-Soccer for reception age children at Stoke Lane Playing Fields. Saturdays 10am to 11am.

Puppy Training Classes at the Trust Hall, North Road.  Saturday 10am to 11am. More info: Cotswold Pet Services

Sundays

Junior parkrun in Little Stoke Park. A weekly timed 2km run for juniors only (4-14 year olds). Event is free, but prior online registration is required for first -timers. More info: http://bit.ly/lsjparkrun or bit.ly/lsjparkrun-fb

Rugby Cubs for boys and girls at Aretians Rugby Club, Station Road, Little Stoke. 2-5 yrs, U7s & U8s tag, U9, U10 & U11 teams. Sundays 10.30am to 11.30am. For more info contact Steve on 07967 023043.

South Gloucestershire Philharmonia rehearse on Sunday evenings from 7.15pm to 9.15pm  at The Trust Hall, North Road, Stoke Gifford. We suggest that you are of about grade 7 standard with good sight reading ability. For more information, phone 07528 172228

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