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What’s On - Your Guide to Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster

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Monday September 1, 2014

GENERAL

Sheffield in Tudor and Stuart Times, lecture by Join David Templeman, Sheffield Manor Lodge, Discovery Centre, 7-9pm. Refreshments. £5/£4 for Friends of Sheffield Manor Lodge members/concessions. Please book in advance, tel. 0114 2762828. info@greenestate.org

Bradfield Historical Society, Bradfield Village Hall, Knickers – a Brief History, a talk by Janet Staines, 7.30pm, tel. 2337463.

Book Launch Event, with Cloud Atlas author David Mitchell, The Crucible Theatre, Sheffield at 7.30pm.

City of Sheffield Teachers’ Choir Rehearsals, St. Mary’s Centre, Bramall Lane, 7pm. Do come and join us, especially men. We are beginning preparations for Christmas concerts.

Display, Yorkshire in Yellow, Millennium Gallery, free.

Courage, Camaraderie and Community exhibition, National Coal Mining Museum. For more information please call the Museum on 01924 848806 or email info@ncm.org.uk or visit the website at www.ncm.org.uk

Display, Our City, Our Objects, Weston Park, free.

Made in China, An Imperial Ming Vase, Weston Park, free.

To This I Put My Name by, ceramicist Claire Curneen, and A Bestiary of Jewels by artist-goldsmith Kevin Coates, are showing at The Harley Gallery.

Recording Britain Now, Millennium Gallery, free.

Exhibition, Recording Britain, Millennium Gallery, free.

Exhibition, Picture The Poet, Graves Gallery, free.

The Wonders of Work, Prints of War & Industry ny Joseph Pennell, Graves Gallery, free.

Colin Yates Big Band, Millennium Hall, Ecclesall Road, Sheffield, S11 8PY, 8pm, £5 otd. Full bar and on-street parking.

Hallam Riders Group, Rivelin Hotel, Tofts Lane, Rivelin Valley.

Experience Session, EISS, S9 5DA, 13 to older adults, 10.00am, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Experience Session, Balfour House Sheltered Accommadation, 19 to older adults, 11.00am, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Arts and Sports, Halfway Junior School, S20 4TA, Ages 0-12, 16.00pm, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Sheffield Amateur Radio Club, Sheffield Transport Sports Club, Greenhill Main Rd, S8, 7.30pm, all welcome. More details www.sheffieldarc.org.uk Twitter @SheffieldARC

Sheffield Writers’ Club, Quaker Meeting House, St James Street, (near Sheffield Cathedral). Meets fortnightly, 2-4pm, open to all, just drop in. £2.50 per session including refreshments. Details tel. 0114 2668641.

Evening of Clairvoyance and Awareness Circle, medium Richard Watkins, South Road Spiritualist Church, South Road/Fir Street, Walkley, S6 3TA, 7pm.

Little Signers Club, baby signing classes, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street, (off South Road), Walkley, Sheffield, S6 3TG. Sam tel. 07989500369.

Over 50’S Activity Class & Social, Activity Sheffield, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street, (off South Road), Walkley, Sheffield, S6 3TG. 1.30-3pm, no need to book, just drop-in, £1 per session.

Stained Glass Courses, at Walkley Community Centre, Fir Street, S10 3TG. Refreshments provided. No previous experience or artistic background required; all levels welcome. Tools, equipment and materials available in class. The Centre has disabled access access, car park and is on the 95 bus route. Please contact Natasha tel. 07726 963827 for further details.

Steel City Ghost Tours, from the Town Hall steps, 7.30pm. Tel. 0114 2203269.

Knit & Knatter, Martha’s, 3 Westwick Crescent, Greenhill, 2-4pm, free, all welcome. Tel. 2839759.

The Sheffield Jesus Centre, 93 Broomspring Lane, Broomhall, S10 2FB. Tel. 0114 2521155. The Lounge Drop-in, 10-1.30pm. Relax and make new friends, free internet access, free c/o mail holding service, free phone calls (restricted to official calls). second hand clothing store, laundry service, free showers, help with housing and filling in forms, free hot and cold food and drinks. Free and everyone is welcome. ESOL Classes, 10-12pm, training room, first floor, Rosie tel. 07973411059. The Parlour café and the Breakout area, behind the reception/help desk, sit and have a bite to eat. Ideal for business lunches or afternoon snack, free internet access, excellent food at reasonable prices. 11-2.30pm. Tel. 08451668183. Free Student Study Space, peace and quiet in a relaxing atmosphere. Free Wi-Fi and refreshments too, 1.30-5.30pm.

Men’s Family Breakdown Support Group, Have or are you experiencing Family/Relationship Breakdown? Do you suddenly feel alone? Too much time with nothing to do? If you’ve ‘been there’ and can lend an ear to help others. Please come along. St. Thomas Moore Church, 1-2.30pm. For further information contact Healthworks tel. 0114 2344445 and ask for Alan or Ben, email Alan at: alanr@healthworks.org.uk or Ben at: BenRose.healthworks@gmail.com

Benefit advice sessions, Longley 4G, 41 Southey Avenue, 10-12.30pm, free. Tel. 0114 2332984.

St Mary’s Youth Theatre, children in Y3 upwards, (during term time) at St Mary’s Church, Beighton, 6.30-8pm. For further information/book a place contact either Helen Oxley on 0114 2470138 or Anita Easton on 07849267313 or anita@eastons.plus.com

Noodle Performance Arts, performing arts and ballet classes for 2-5 year olds in Dronfield. Music, singing, dance, drama and fun. Themed classes to help improve confidence, develop skills and encourage creativity. Contact Nikki tel. 07984461711 or e-mail nikki@noodleperformancerts.com.noodleperformancearts.com

Home Start Group, Under 1’s group, Gleadless Valley Methodist Church. Blackstock Road, 9.30-11.30am. (term time only). Details, Julie tel. 07960135889.

Home Start Group, Sunny Days group, St Pauls Methodist Church, Upper Albert Road, 12.30-2.30pm. Details, Julie tel. 07960135889.

Creative Writing group, share and exchange ideas, Circle of Friends, 260 Langsett Road, S6 2UE, 2-4pm, £3 including refreshments. Tel. 07941322557.

Textile Art Classes, run by Rosmary Firth, The Brevonart gallery, 6 Bass Terrace, Thorne Road, Doncaster, DN1 2HZ, 1-3pm, £10 including refreshments. To book tel. 01302 366133. www.brevonart.com

Sing Out, vocal sessions, Coal Aston Village Hall, Eckington Road, Coal Aston, 7-8pm, £7, 16+. Covering technique, working on building your vocal skills and confidence, no experience needed. Our aim is for everyone to be able to sing out with confidence in a supportive environment and most importantly, to have fun. For more info and to book tel. Renata 07805326908/01142540246. sing_out@gmx.com

Art Exhibition, The Parlour café, Sheffield Jesus Centre, Broomspring Lane, Broomhall, Sheffield, S10 2 FB 11.30-2pm, free. Info Trefor tel. 0114 252 1155.

Longley Little Ones, baby and toddler group, Longley 4G Centre, 41 Southey Avenue, 9.30-11am. Tel. 0114 2332984.

Sewing Circle, Kiveton Park and Wales Village Hall, Walesmoor Avenue, Kiveton Park, S26 5RF, 7-9pm. Info 01909 770357. www.kpwvillagehall.org.uk

Open Circle, Eternal Light Spiritual Centre, Yew Lane Community Centre, Creswick Lane, 7-9pm. Tel. 07851243777/07548852316.

THEATRE

Opera Australia: Madama Butterfly, (Encore), presented by National Theatre Live, The Penistone Paramount, tickets £11/£13. Box office tel. 01226 767532 or www.penistoneparamount.co.uk

Actors Wanted, Ecclesall Theatre Company, Ecclesall Parish Hall, Ringinglow Road. Reading and auditions, 7.30pm, room 1. Cast includes 5 males aged 25-60 and 4 females aged 50-65. If you have an eye for design, sound or lighting, the backstage and set-build team will welcome you with open arms. For more information telephone our Membership Secretary Katie Swift on Sheffield (0114) 2363886 or email us on contactus@ecclesalltheatre.com. Follow us on Facebook.

Act One drama class, 11-16, 6.30-8.30pm, Act One Youth Group drama class, 16-19, 8.30-10.30pm, Ecclesall Parish Halls, Ringinglow Road, £9 per class. Clare tel. 07904 339024 to book a place.

Dronfield Light Opera Group, meet at The Civic Hall, Dronfield, 7.30-9.30pm, new members welcome. Alan Powell tel. 01246 415679.

DANCE

Street Dance, Westfield Sports Centre, S20 1HQ, ages 8-16, 18.00pm, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Easy Dance, Modern Jive, Woodseats Wmc, The Dale, Woodseats, S8 0PS, 7.30-10.30pm, £3. Two dance classes & freestyle social dancing, beginners welcome, no partner required, just turn up.

Scottish Country Dancing, Silverdale School, Bents Crescent, off Bents Drive, 7.30-9.45pm. Beginners class, as well as dancing for the more experienced, no partner necessary. Tel. 0114 2366723. (Come along for a free taster session, 7.30-8.45pm, Sept 8).

Wiggle Tots, early years dance and movement classes for boys and girls, age 1-6 years. Come and dance with Disco Duck, play dance and move in a Tiny Movers class or piroette with Sparkles the bear in a ballet class. Based at Wisewood Sports Centre S6. All classes are £4 payable half termly. Try a class for free. Contact Dawn tel. 07779 611862/0114 2330363 or email dawn@wiggletots.co.uk. All info is on the Wiggle Tot website www.wiggletots.co.uk

Dance at Anns, Ballroom/Latin dancing. New beginners class. Woodseats. 0114 2748587/07814 414742.

New Complete Beginners Adult Tap class, The Lomas Hall, Stannington, 7.45pm. Perfect if you’ve never done tap before and fancy a try. Fun and friendly tuition. To book, Holly, tel. 07707070013/2336181.

School of Theatre Dance, by Sharon Berry, Parson Cross Forum, 4-9pm. Contact Sharon tel. 0114 2466126 for more information

Kathy’s Absolute Beginners Linedancing Class, St Peter & St Oswald’s Church Hall, Abbeydale Road/Bannerdale Road, Millhouses, beginners 12.30-1.30pm, intermediate 1.30-2.30pm. Tel o114 2441554.

Sheffield City Morris Men, weekly practice sessions, at the Burton Street Centre, Hillsborough, 7.45-21.30pm, all . For more info. tel. 07764280224.

Learn Argentinian Tango, St. Vincent’s Club, Solly Street, Sheffield, S1 4BA. Beginners 7.30-8.30pm. Improvers 8.30-9.30pm. Milonga 9.30-11pm. Classes £6 (conc £4) & Milonga. Milonga only £3.

Belly dance classes, with Konny Scotthorne, Firth Park Community Arts College, 5.30–6.30pm, all levels. Tel. 07971836910.

Line Dancing, with Sheffield Cityliners, Walkley Social Club, 7-11pm. Tel. 0114 2750446. www.cityliners@btinternet.com

HEALTH

Aerobics, Joseph Stone Centre, S20 5EB, All Ages, 10.00am, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Chairobics and Games, Salvation Army woodhouse, S13 7JW, All Ages, 13.00pm, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Chairobics and Games, Dalton Court, Meeting Rooms, Activity Room, 2-3pm, £1. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Chairobics and Games, Arbourthorne Centre, S2 2LD, Older Adults, 10.15am, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Chairobics and Games, Parson Cross Forum, S5 9NB, 19 to older adults, 11.00am, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Chairobics and Games, Walkley Community Centre, S6 3TG, 19 to older adult, 13.30pm, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Boxfit Class, 6-7pm, £4, suitable for all levels, male or female, non combat, full body work out and great stress buster. Zumba, 10-11am, £4, Taekwondo session, 6-7.30pm, first session free then £4, all ages welcome. Slimming World, 7pm. The Venue, Stocksbridge. Tel. 0114 2838692 for further details or to book.

Barnsley Long Term Exercise Group, fitness sessions, Carlton Pavilion, Barnsley, 9-11am, £2.50. Details Peter Scott tel. 07961061936 or www.barnsleyhealth.com

Zumba, with Julie Cotney, The Venue, Stocksbridge, 10-11am, £4. Come along and dance yourself fit and happy. Tel. 0114 2838692.

Meditation Classes For All, Drop-in classes for people new to meditation and those with some experience, Platform 51, 21 Cleveland Street, DN1 3EH, 7-8.30pm. Details Tel. 0114 2661142. www.meditateinsheffield.org.uk

Meditation Classes For All, Drop-in classes for people new to meditation and those with some experience, 685 Ecclesall Road, Hunters Bar, 7.30pm. Details Tel. 0114 2661142. www.meditateinsheffield.org.uk

Health Walk, Graves Park, S8 8QE, 10am, for adults. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Health Walk, Crystal Peaks Shopping Centre, S20 7PJ, 10am, for all ages. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Health Walk, High Hazels Park, S9 5JF, 11.00am, for all ages. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Health Walk, First Start Building- Firth Park, S5 6QQ, 11.30am, for adults. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Health Walk, Parson Cross Park, S5 8AU, 1pm, for all ages. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Daytime and Evening Yoga Classes, gentle movements, breathing techniques and relaxation for health and well being. Chair Yoga for those with limited mobility. Contact Helena, tel. 01142209547. sheffieldyogaforyou.co.uk gingerearth@msn.com

Ashtanga Yoga, beginners courses and general level classes in Hunters Bar, Sharrow Vale Road. Come join us. Nicola tel. 07739490143. www.yoga-sheffield.com. Email: yogini@yoga-sheffield.com

Zumba, Shirecliffe Community Centre, 6.45-7.45pm, £3.

Weight Watchers, Bramley Parish Hall, High Street, 5.30pm. Contact Julie tel. 07788978863.

Lee Style T’ai Chi Class, for health, flexibility, relaxation and balance. Beginners welcome. Westways Primary School, Mona Avenue, Crookes, S10 1NE, 7.30-9pm, adults £6, conc. £4, no need to book. Tel. 01114 2517217, email avril@sheffieldtaichi.co.uk, www.sheffieldtaichi.co.uk

Zagyoga, teaches Iyengar yoga classes, Hagglers Corner, 586 Queens Rd S2, 6.15pm. Please visit www.zagyoga.com for more classes. Tel. 07597129471.

Slimming World, Dore & Totley United Reformed Church, Totley Brook Road, 7pm. Tel. Jo on 0114 2620523 or 07590 545253.

Zumba Gold Fitness Class. Oughtibridge Parish Centre, 10-11am. £4. Easy to follow, low impact, latin-inspired dance fitness class. Great for beginners and active older adults. Tel. 07949 126312 or just turn up.

Yoga, Lifestyle Centre, High Street, Beighton, S20. 7-8pm. Details, Andrea tel. 07905 327242. www.restorehealth.co.uk

Weight Watchers, Treeton Communty Centre, Pit Lane, 5.45-6.45pm. Contact Julie tel. 07788978863.

Monday Movers, exercise class for all abilities, St.Polycarps Church Community Hall, Wisewood Lane, Malin Bridge, 9.15-10.15am. Tel. 07717440145.

Tai Chi, Edward Dunn hall, Maltby, 6-7pm. Tel. 07584573521.

Postnatal Exercise Group, helping mums to get back into shape, bring baby with you, Sheffield city centre, 10.30am. contact Melprimemover@gmail.com for full details.

Yoga & Pilates based Workout, beginners welcome, Chapeltown Community Centre, Burncross Road, Chapeltown, 6-7pm & 7.15-8.15pm. Details, Lara Gothique: 07736 902030. www.VelvetBurlesque.co.uk VelvetBurlesque@aol.com

SPORT

British Gas SwimBritain, at Ponds Forge International Sports Centre, Registrations are open now, there are two ways to get involved; SwimBritain1000 is a four-person relay where each team member swims 250m four times around a specially-designed course in a dedicated 50m pool. SwimBritain500 is a shorter distance designed with families in mind, where team members use the same course, swimming half the distance (125m, four times). Instructor-led sessions are available for all SwimBritain participants at one of over 100 pools nationwide, as well as motivation from Britain’s brightest swimming stars and online training materials to support you along the way. New for 2014, participants can also track their progress with the SwimBritain Fitness Test, a simple step up test which enables swimmers to measure improvements to their fitness as they prepare for the challenge. The Fitness Test is available online at swimbritain.co.uk and can be completed at home. Find out more by visiting swimbritain.co.uk or following @BGSwimming and Facebook.com/BGSwimming

Multi-Sports, Wisewood Sports Centre, S6 4BH, 10.00am, ages 13+, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

Multi-Sports, Gresley Road Community Centre, S8 7HN, Ages 8- 16 years, 15.30pm, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Multi-Sports, Handworth Grange School and Community Sports Hall, S13 9HJ, Ages 8 -16, 17.00pm, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Football, Vikinglea Road Field, S2 1BE, Ages 8-16, 18.30pm, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Gym-Fitness Suite, Forge Valley Sports Centre, Woodlane, Sheffield, S6 5HG, 6pm-9pm. Adult £4, 11-15 years £3 pay as you go. Adult monthly membership £20, 11-15’s 12 week membership £30. Inductions: £15 Adult, £2 11-15’s. Info. Adam Fuller Centre Manager, tel. 07525 824117.

Social Badminton, for all ability levels, Shiregreen Sports Badminton Club, Firth Park Community Arts College, Fircroft Avenue, S5 0SD, 7.30-9pm, first session free, then £2.50 per session. Contact Paul Crossley tel. 07939 806725 or Will Stocks at badminton@shiregreensports.org.uk. www.shiregreensports.org.uk

Boxfit, The Venue, Stocksbridge, 6-7pm, £4. Great all body workout for all fitness levels, male or female. Tel. 0114 2838692.

Use a mix of non contact boxing techniques, this session will give you a great feeling; it’s a stress buster and fitness improver in one

Over 50’s Sports & Social Club, play bowls, snooker and disc golf, show off your skills, socialise and more importantly have fun. Go at your own pace, suitable for all abilities. Only £2 per session or £4 including a sandwich or Panini from our café. Paces Campus, Packhorse Lane, High Green, Sheffield, S35 3HY, 10.30am – 12.30pm. First Session free.

Mini Kickers Fun Football, ages 4-6, walk on session, Tapton School, Darwin Lane, 5-6pm, £4. Tel. 07815307657.

Fun Five-a-Side Session, ages 6+, walk on session, Tapton School, Darwin Lane, 6-7pm, £4. Tel. 07815307657.

Traditional Shito-Ryu Karate, Forge Valley Sports Centre, Wood Lane, Stannington, 7-8pm, £4 per session, ages 8+. Beginners welcome. Please contact Danny Fox at forgevalleykarate@hotmail.com for further details.

Snooker, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Road), Walkley, Sheffield, S6 3TG, 2-10pm. Edwardian snooker room with four full size tables and reasonable costs. Contact Brett tel. 0781 853 2627 for details or firstreet.org.uk

Little Dragons, Martial Arts for 4-6years old, 4.15-5pm. Kids Novice, 7-13years old. 5-6pm. Adults Only, 6-7pm. New classes starting now, first week free. British Martial Arts Academy, S12 4HE. Tel. 0114 2640114 or 07890903006.

K1 Kickboxing, MMA/Multi skilled self defence for all, free kickboxing classes for children, Powers Martial Arts centre, Stannington, 6am-10pm. Tel. 07831763688.

Little Ninja’s Karate Classes, age 5-7yrs, Hillsborough Trinity Methodist Church Hall, (opposite the bowling green), Middlewood Rd, S6, 5-6pm, first lesson free. Please contact Debbie or Stan Knighton on 01142853303 or email debbie@sku.org.uk

Karate, Kiveton Park and Wales Village Hall, Walesmoor Avenue, Kiveton Park, S26 5RF, 6-7pm. Info 01909 770357. www.kpwvillagehall.org.uk

Badminton, come and join us for doubles badminton, Ecclesfield School, Chapeltown Road, 7-9.15pm. Tel. 0114 268 4090. Email: alsopevans@sheffield153.fsnet.co.uk or visit http://ranmoorbadminton.blogspot.com - for more information.

WTF Taekwondo, Hillsborough Leisure Centre, 7.30-9pm. 6 Dan, 07768702348.

Junior Football, 5-9yrs, Paces Campus, 4-5pm, £3. Info. 0114 2844444.

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Tuesday September 2, 2014

GENERAL

Bradfield Walkers are Welcome, Local History Evening Round Walk around Malin Bridge, start at 7pm from Malin Bridge Supertram Terminus, return around 9pm, tel. 2337463.

Exhibition, illustrating the history of Sheffield City Morris Men over the past 40 years in the Winter Garden. To accompany this, the team will be dancing at various spots around the city centre on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 September. www.scmm.co.uk

City of Sheffield Teachers’ Choir Rehearsals, St. Mary’s Centre, Bramall Lane, 7pm. Do come and join us, especially men. We are beginning preparations for Christmas concerts.

Display, Yorkshire in Yellow, Millennium Gallery, free.

Courage, Camaraderie and Community exhibition, National Coal Mining Museum. For more information please call the Museum on 01924 848806 or email info@ncm.org.uk or visit the website at www.ncm.org.uk

Display, Our City, Our Objects, Weston Park, free.

Made in China, An Imperial Ming Vase, Weston Park, free.

To This I Put My Name by, ceramicist Claire Curneen, and A Bestiary of Jewels by artist-goldsmith Kevin Coates, are showing at The Harley Gallery.

Recording Britain Now, Millennium Gallery, free.

Exhibition, Recording Britain, Millennium Gallery, free.

Exhibition, Picture The Poet, Graves Gallery, free.

The Wonders of Work, Prints of War & Industry ny Joseph Pennell, Graves Gallery, free.

Exhibition, Sheffield & the First World War, Weston Park, free.

Sheffield Caption Support Group, for deaf/hard of hearing, SRSB, Mappin St Centre (off West St), informal chat, socialising, refreshments. 2-4.30pm.

Chapeltown and Ecclesfield Townswomen’s Guild, meetings at Chapeltown Methodist Church at 2pm. Visitors/new members always welcome. For further details tel. 01142 458837.

Sheffield Insight Meditation Group, Central Sheffield, Quaker Meeting House, 7.15pm, all welcome, no cost, contributions to room hire invited. More info. www.sheffieldinsightmeditation.org.uk e-mail sghsg2009@googlemail.com

Activity Glee Camp, Newfield School, S8 9JP, 10am, ages 8-16. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Walks, St Albans Family Development Project. S9 5AY, 13.00pm, Ages 19+, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

Scooter Night, great mod & northern soul music, glorious home cooking and fabulous company, serving one course for £4 or two courses £5, The Hub Cafe, Sheffield Road, Dronfield, S18, 6.30-9pm, all welcome.

The Sheffield Jesus Centre, 93 Broomspring Lane, Broomhall, S10 2FB. Tel. 0114 2521155. Free Student Study Space, peace and quiet in a relaxing atmosphere. Free Wi-Fi and refreshments too, 1.30-5.30pm.

Art Club, Shirecliffe Community Centre, 10-12am, £1.50.

Spiritualists Circle, Shirecliffe Community Centre, 7.15-9.15pm, £1.50.

Pyjama Drama, Sing, move, pretend, play where will our imagination take us today? A unique programme of classes and parties from six months to seven years, age differentiated classes which support each developmental stage, encouraging, confidence, co-operation, concentration and creativity. Every week is a new adventure. Sheffield classes running through the summer are: for toddlers and preschool, 9.45-10.40am. 3 hour workshops for 5-7year olds, ontact Gemma 01142995227 or email gemma@pyjamadrama.com, please visit www.pyjamadrama.com.facebook.com/pyjamadramasheffield Tweet @pyjamadramasheff

Rock Tots, group for parents/carers with active tots aged 0-5. helps promote confidence, coordination and balance in a fun and active way, at The Mini Climbing Works, 10.15-12pm. £6 for one adult and up to two u5s, includes free induction (if you need it) and some snacks and drinks. Adults can also come back any time that day or evening and climb for free. We also do Rock Tots parties.

Computer Drop-in, WICAT, (Women in Construction, Arts and Technology) free sessions for women, tutor on hand to answer any of your computer questions, sssions are informal, and the content is guided by the women who come along, Women’s Construction Centre, 21 Buckenham Street, Sheffield, S4 7JQ, 10-1pm. Contact Cathy tel. 0114 272 5360 to find out more. www.wicat.org.uk (during term time).

Hooper Dooper Hula Hooping Class, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street, (off South Road), Walkley, Sheffield, S6 3TG. 6-7pm. helenaifill@hotmail.com

Noodle Performance Arts, performing arts and ballet classes for 2-5 year olds in Dronfield and Ecclesall. Music, singing, dance, drama and fun. Themed classes to help improve confidence, develop skills and encourage creativity. Contact Nikki tel. 07984461711 or e-mail nikki@noodleperformancerts.com.noodleperformancearts.com

Psychic and Mediumship Development Circle, Circle of Friends, 260 Langsett Road, S6 2UE, 2-4pm, £5 including refreshments. Tel. 07941322557.

Sheffield 13 Brass Ensemble, rehearsals, Handsworth Parish Centre, 7.30-9.30pm. New members welcome. Telephone 0114 2692333.

Home Start Group, Lose The Blues, St Barts Church, Hillsborough, 1-3pm. More details Joanne tel. 01142788377.

Painting & Drawing, Shiregreen Neighbourhood Centre. Westnall Road, Shiregreen, 10-12pm. Tel. 2458122.

Lipreading Classes, SRSB, Mappin Street, Sheffield, all Welcome. Contact Mandy tel. 0114 2468031.

Art Workshops, Longley 4G, 41 Southey Avenue, 4-5pm, ages 5+, free. Tel. 0114 2332984.

Open Platform, at Warmsworth & Edlington Spiritualist Centre, Edlington Ln, Warmsworth, Doncaster, 7pm. 01709 867995

Chesterfield Male Voice Choir practice night, St Leonard’s Church, Valley Rd, Spital, Chesterfield, 7.30-9.30pm. Tel. 01246 273103.

THEATRE

Actors Wanted, Ecclesall Theatre Company, Ecclesall Parish Hall, Ringinglow Road. Reading and auditions, 7.30pm, room 1. Cast includes 5 males aged 25-60 and 4 females aged 50-65. If you have an eye for design, sound or lighting, the backstage and set-build team will welcome you with open arms. For more information telephone our Membership Secretary Katie Swift on Sheffield (0114) 2363886 or email us on contactus@ecclesalltheatre.com. Follow us on Facebook.

Act One drama class, 11-16, 5-7pm, 6-11 5-7pm, Ecclesall Parish Halls, Ringinglow Road, £9 per class. Clare tel. 07904 339024 to book a place.

DANCE

Street Dance, Terry Wright Community Hall (Newfield G Tenants H), S2 2BT, Ages 13-16, 16.45pm, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Street Dance, Beighton Welfare, S20 1EA, Ages 8-16, 17.00pm, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Street Dance, Terry Wright Community Hall )Newfield G Tenants H), S2 2BT, Ages 8-12, 17.45pm, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Ballroom Dancing, Winding Wheel Ballroom, Chesterfield, 7.30pm, £4.85. Box Office tel. 01246 345 222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Smartdanceworks, modern Jive classes. Club Chesterfield, Chester Street, Chesterfield, S40 1DL 7.30pm - 10.30pm. Smartdanceworks is a modern partner dance, a fun and easy dance style to learn. Singles, couples and groups welcome. No previous experience needed, beginners class every week. Our dance night provides a great social eveing, with an opportunity to make new friends, have fun, lose weight and get fit too.

Belly dance classes, with Konny Scotthorne, Saint Helen’s Church, Athersley North, Barnsley, 6.15–8.15pm, all levels. Tel. 07971836910.

Line Dancing, with Sheffield Cityliners, Walkley Social Club, 7-11pm. Tel. 0114 2750446. www.cityliners@btinternet.com

Line Dancing, Kiveton Park and Wales Village Hall, Walesmoor Avenue, Kiveton Park, S26 5RF, 10-12pm. Info 01909 770357. www.kpwvillagehall.org.uk

Street dance classes, ages 11-16, Rotherham Youth Dance Network, Bramley Youth Centre, Flash Lane, S66 1TY, 5-6pm, 50p per session. For more info. 07790 821181. info@rotherhamyouthdance.co.uk or www.rotherhamyouthdance.co.uk

New street dance classes, ages 11-16, Rotherham Youth Dance Network, JADE Centre, Wales Road, Kiveton Park, S26 6RD, 6.30-7.30pm, £1 per session. For more info. 07790 821181. info@rotherhamyouthdance.co.uk or www.rotherhamyouthdance.co.uk

Teen Street, Hype Dance, 67 Earl Street, S1 4PY. Tel. 0114 2706757. info@hypedance.org.uk

Dance sessions, ages 11-16, Rotherham Youth Dance Network, Dalton Youth Centre, Magna Lane, S65 4HH, 6.30-7.30pm, 50p per session. For more info: 07790 821181 or info@rotherhamyouthdance.co.uk

Dance classes, tap, modern jazz, street, zumba, age 2-70, St Margaret’s Church, Jenkin Road, Sheffield, S9. Class times differ, for more details, tel. Jayne 07732 986550. http//dancemasters.weebly.com

HEALTH

Healing Rooms, Drop in for Prayer for Healing, at Hillsborough Sports Arena (Old Running Track), 10.30–12pm. All welcome. Jesus heals today.

Chairobics, William Temple church, S2 1QT, All Ages, 09.45am, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Chairobics and Games, Wisewood Methodist Church, S6 4SB, 10,00am, older adults, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Chairobics and Games, Frecheville Methodist Chuch, S12 4XW, All Ages, 11.30am, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Chairobics and Games, Shipshape (Sharrow), S2 4LT, 19 to older adults – women, 11.30am, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Slimming World, The Venue, Stocksbridge, 5pm & 7pm.

Barnsley Long Term Exercise Group, fitness sessions, Carlton Pavilion, Barnsley, 1-3pm and 7-9pm, £2.50. Details Peter Scott tel. 07961061936 or www.barnsleyhealth.com

Healing Rooms, Drop in for Prayer for Healing, Hillsborough Sports Arena, (Old Running Track), 10.30–12pm, all welcome. Jesus heals today.

Pilates for Beginners, Paces Dance Studio, Pack Horse Lane, High Green, S35 3HY, 10-11am, £4. Helps to improve the posture, tones the muscles, develops strength and flexibility and gives a feeling of well being, instructed by Jane, a HFE qualified level 3 Pilates Instructor. For more information or to book, please call Jane tel. 07983974242, or just turn up on the day.

Slimming World, The Philadelphia Bar and Function Suite, 2 Martin Street, Upperthorpe, S6 3DW, 7.30 pm. Contact Deborah for more info tel. 07903694548.

Health Walk, Stannington TARA Office, S6 5QH, 10.15am, for all ages. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Health Walk, Ecclesfield Parish Council Office, S35 3HY, 10.30am, for all ages. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Health Walk, Ecclesall Woods, S7 2QW, 10.30am, for all ages. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Health Walk, Endcliffe Park, S11 7AA, 1.30pm, for adults. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Health Walk, Handsworth Scout Hut, S13 9BZ, 1.30pm, for all ages. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Health Walk, Pitsmoor Surgery, S3 9DL, 1.30pm, for all ages. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Ashtanga Yoga, beginners courses and general level classes in Hunters Bar, Sharrow Vale Road. Come join us. Nicola tel. 07739490143. www.yoga-sheffield.com Email: yogini@yoga-sheffield.com

Baby Yoga, at Thrive, Sharrow Vale Road, S11, 11am. Contact Nicola tel. 07739490143/www.pregnantyogini@hotmail.com or visit us at www.pregnantyogini.com

Pregnancy Yoga, at Thrive, Sharrow Vale Road, 6pm. Contact Nicola tel. 07739490143/www.pregnantyogini@hotmail.com or visit us at www.pregnantyogini.com

Easy Tai Chi, Old Junior School, South View Road, 10-11am. Contact John at jaybeetaichi@gmail.com

Weight Watchers, All Saints Square, Vicarage Lane, Rotherham, 10am. Contact Julie tel. 07788978863.

Zumba Fitness with Gill, Oughtibridge Parish Centre, 6.15-7.15pm, £4. Tel. 07949 126312 or just turn up.

Boot Camp Fitness with Mike, Ecclesfield School, Chapeltown Road, 7.15pm. Tel. 07805 244389 for details or come just along, bring a new friend get your class free.

Zumba with Katy, come and shake your booty, Firth Park Community Arts College, Bellhouse Road entrance, Shiregreen, 7-8pm. Tel. 07909 938981 for details or just come along.

Meditations Classes, Gyaltsabje Buddhist Centre, Ecclesall Rd, Hunters Bar, 9.30-10am, parents with children welcome. Tel. 0114 2661142 or email info@meditateinsheffield.org.uk

Yoga, Peel Centre, High Street, Dronfield, S18. 7-8pm. Details, Andrea tel. 07905 327242. www.restorehealth.co.uk

Weight Watchers Meeting, Davy Sporting Club, Prince of Wales Road, 6pm. Deborah tel. 07986612427.

Zumba, Longley 4G Commuity Centre, 41 Southey Avenue, 6.30-7.30pm. Tel. 0114 2332984.

Yoga for ME/CFS, gentle and recuperative Iyengar yoga classes, in conjunction with the Sheffield Yoga Centre, Burgoyne Road, Walkley, 1.30-2.45pm. For details tel. 08455820112, (between 11-4pm) or email sheffieldyogaforme@yahoo.co.uk Website www.sheffieldyogaforme.org.uk

Zumba Fitness Classes, with Julia, Gleadless Methodist church Hall 8-9pm. Julia Crowder tel. 07531268071 or email: zumba_sheffield.julia@yahoo.co.uk

First Steps To Fitness, walk or run, meet in Ecclesfield car park, opp. Morrisons, 6pm, free, all welcome. Tel. 2458733.

Zumba, Dance Dynamics Dance School, Paul Powers Martial Arts Centre, Deerpark Road, Stannington, S6 5NH. 7.30-8.30pm, £5, age 16+. Tel. 07791682712.

Rehab 2 Reshape Pilates, Auckley Parish Centre, 2.30pm. Suzanne Davies MFHT, tel. 07787158180.

SPORT

British Gas SwimBritain, at Ponds Forge International Sports Centre, Registrations are open now, there are two ways to get involved; SwimBritain1000 is a four-person relay where each team member swims 250m four times around a specially-designed course in a dedicated 50m pool. SwimBritain500 is a shorter distance designed with families in mind, where team members use the same course, swimming half the distance (125m, four times). Instructor-led sessions are available for all SwimBritain participants at one of over 100 pools nationwide, as well as motivation from Britain’s brightest swimming stars and online training materials to support you along the way. New for 2014, participants can also track their progress with the SwimBritain Fitness Test, a simple step up test which enables swimmers to measure improvements to their fitness as they prepare for the challenge. The Fitness Test is available online at swimbritain.co.uk and can be completed at home. Find out more by visiting swimbritain.co.uk or following @BGSwimming and Facebook.com/BGSwimming

Athletics, EISS, S9 5DA, 13.00pm, ages 8-18, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Multi Sports, Batemoor/Jordanthorpe Community Centre, S8 8BR, 4pm, ages 8-16. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Multi-Sports, Shiregreen Neighbourhood Centre, S5 0AA, Ages 8-16, 16.00pm, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Multi-Sports, Spires Youth Centre, S2 2AL, Ages 8-16, 16.30pm, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Multi-Sports, Woodseats Club 66, S8 8TF, Ages 8-18, 18.00pm, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Multi-Sports, Stradbroke Community Centre, S13 8LT, Ages 8-16, 18.30pm, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Ladies Kickboxing Classes, Ecclesfield School, Chapeltown Road, 8.30pm. Tel. 07746705311. Pad work, selfdefence techniques and fitness/conditioning activities. Safe, fun and friendly.

Gym-Fitness Suite, Forge Valley Sports Centre, Woodlane, Sheffield, S6 5HG, 6pm-9pm. Adult £4, 11-15 years £3 pay as you go. Adult monthly membership £20, 11-15’s 12 week membership £30. Inductions: £15 Adult, £2 11-15’s. Info. Adam Fuller Centre Manager, tel. 07525 824117.

Snooker, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Road), Walkley, Sheffield, S6 3TG, 8-10pm. Edwardian snooker room with four full size tables and reasonable costs. Contact Brett tel. 0781 853 2627 for details or firstreet.org.uk

Martial Arts and Tai Chi, for beginners, new course, get fit with Lishi, Meersbrook United Reform Church opposite Currys, Chesterfield Rd. 7-8pm, £5/£4. Tel 07973607852. Email Susan smg6161@gmail.com

K1 Kickboxing, MMA/Multi skilled self defence for all, free kickboxing classes for children, Powers Martial Arts centre, Stannington, 6am-10pm. Tel. 07831763688.

Shaolin Kung Fu, The Fitness Club, Sheffield Rd. Chesterfield, 8-9.30pm, tel. 07960 531968.

Fencing, Kiveton Park and Wales Village Hall, Walesmoor Avenue, Kiveton Park, S26 5RF, 7-9pm. Info 01909 770357. www.kpwvillagehall.org.uk

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