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Mischief Makers - Summer Reading Challenge

 

The Reading Agency and Libraries present - Mischief Makers Summer Reading Challenge

Saturday 14th July – Saturday 1st September

Free to join at any Essex Library throughout the Summer Holidays

Find out more at http://mischief-makers.org.uk

 

Date: 
Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 14:30

International Culture Festival

 

An International Cultures Festival will take place at St Lukes Community Hub, 1-3 Cluny Square, Southend-on-Sea SS2 4AF on Saturday 16 June 2018 from 11am to 2pm.

FREE ENTRY

Programme:

 

  • Family fun
  • Art, Crafts
  • Music
  • Sport activities
  • Great food to try

Come to have fun and learn about different cultures
 

 

Date: 
Saturday, June 16, 2018 - 11:00 to 14:00

Alzheimer’s and other Dementia workshop

 

Home Instead Senior Care is running another free Alzheimer’s and other Dementia workshop on Wednesday 22 May from 9.30am to 1.30pm at Unit B2, Seedbed Business Centre, Vanguard Way, Shoeburyness, Southend-on-Sea SS3 9QY.

Home Instead Senior Care is part of the local Dementia Action Alliance which aims to improve the lives of people living with Dementia.

Are you caring for and ageing parent or relative with Alzheimer’s or Dementia?

Date: 
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 09:30 to 13:30

Southend Tinnitus Support Group

 

You don't have to live in Southend to go along.

The next meeting of the Southend Tinnitus Support Group is on Thursday 18 July from 2pm to 4pm.

Everyone is welcome and there will be a hearing loop available in the room. There will be a talk by Julie from Hearing Help Essex.

The meeting is in Room 7 ground floor, Southend Adult Community College, Ambleside Drive, Southend SS1 2UP and they ask for a £3 donation to cover room hire and refreshments (which are delivered to the room).

Date: 
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 14:00 to 16:00

South East Essex Epilepsy Support Group Meeting

 

Learn How To Deal With Stress and Worry.
 
Join them on 13 March from 7.30pm to 9.00pm at the Southend Clinical Commissioning Offices, 5 Harcourt Avenue, Southend-on-Sea SS2 6HT.

Date: 
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 19:30 to 21:00

Free Taoist Tai Chi taster classes

 

Moving meditation for body, mind and spirit.

FREE Open House, come and try. Call the trainers on 07808 919 954 or 07876 353 547 or 07950 380 817 for more information

Taoist Tai Chi arts are specifically designed to improve health. The movements exercise the whole physiology; including the tendons, joints, connective tissue and internal organs.

At the mental and spiritual level, they are a method of ‘taming the heart’ and developing an attitude of calm, compassion and reduced self-centredness both during practice and in daily life.

Date: 
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 10:00

SE Essex Organic Gardeners May meeting

 

SE Essex Organic Gardeners would love you to join them at their next meeting on Monday 20 May at Growing Together Westcliff at 20:00:
 
'Poverty, Food Waste and the Redistribution of Surplus Food by FareShare'
 
Monday, 20 May

Growing Together Westcliff, 47 Fairfax Drive, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 9AG (corner of Fairfax Drive and Prittlewell Chase)
 
Please use the entrance in Prittlewell Chase.
 
Non-members £2.00 - you are most welcome!

Date: 
Monday, May 20, 2019 - 20:00

Rethink Mental Illness Support Together

 

The next three Rethink Mental Illness Support Together Southend meetings will take place as indicated below. They take place on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 7-9pm at the Balmoral Community Centre, Salisbury Avenue, Westcliff-on-Sea SS0 7AU.

You are welcome to join in. There is no need to book.

Date: 
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 19:00 to 21:00

Rethink Mental Illness Support Together

 

The next three Rethink Mental Illness Support Together Southend meetings will take place as indicated below. They take place on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 7-9pm at the Balmoral Community Centre, Salisbury Avenue, Westcliff-on-Sea SS0 7AU.

You are welcome to join in. There is no need to book.

Date: 
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 19:00 to 21:00

Rethink Mental Illness Support Together

 

The next three Rethink Mental Illness Support Together Southend meetings will take place as indicated below. They take place on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 7-9pm at the Balmoral Community Centre, Salisbury Avenue, Westcliff-on-Sea SS0 7AU.

You are welcome to join in. There is no need to book.

Date: 
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 19:00 to 21:00