One Day Without Us
Join us for a special lunch at Broadgreen Community Centre on Monday 20th February as part of the 'One Day Without Us' National Day of Action to celebrate the contribution that migrants make to the UK and bring our communities together. The event is being organised by Voluntary Action Swindon and Swindon Equality Coalition, in partnership with the United Lunch Club. The invitation is open to residents from across Swindon.
Ageing Well in a Dementia Friendly Swindon
Healthwatch Swindon, in partnership with the Dementia Pathway Task Group, are hosting a community network event for staff and volunteers working across Swindon. They will have a number of speakers and opportunities to meet / share and have table discussions around dementia services, dementia design, community hub (Sanford House), library & information services, keeping healthy, volunteering, transport, BME/inter faith, and safe places.
Date: Friday 17th March 2017
Venue: Civic Offices. Euclid Street, Swindon
Parkinson’s UK Coffee Mornings
Parkinson’s UK (Swindon & District Branch) have set up a Monthly Coffee Morning for Branch Members and other people affected by Parkinson’s in the Swindon Area on the first Tuesday of each month from 10am to 12pm starting on Tuesday 7th February 2017. This is to provide an opportunity to meet others with similar issues and concerns to chat and support each other.
Justin Tomlinson MP, who is a supporter of the Swindon & District Branch, has offered his premises free of charge for the use of the Coffee Mornings. The premises are located at the Orbital Shopping Park which is on main bus routes and has plenty of free parking including disabled at the rear parking area of the Orbital close to the building.
Inner Flame Pub Quiz
Join Inner Flame for a fun Quiz Night and Raffle in Old Town. The Quiz Master will be TV presenter and radio show host, Alastair Greener, who recently climbed the highest mountain in Africa for Inner Flame. There will also be raffle prizes up for grabs.
Inner Flame is a local charity which runs courses for 16-25 year olds, to help them develop the essential skills required for both independent life and work.
Date: Tuesday 21st February 2017
Time: 7pm for 7.30pm kick off
Venue: The Royal Oak, Corner of Newport Street, Old Town, Swindon SN1 4BQ
SAPAC Evening of Sitar Recital
South Asian Performing Arts Centre (SAPAC) presents an evening of sitar recital by world renowned Partha Bose, accompanied by Indrani Mullick on Tabla. Tickets cost £15 per adult - this includes drinks and delicious snack box provided by New Delhi Restaurant.
Date: Friday 10th March 2017
Time: Doors open from 7pm
Venue: Swindon Dance, Regent Circus, Swindon, SN1 1QF