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

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Friday August 22, 2014

GENERAL

Only One Direction, Winding Wheel, Chesterfield. £17.50, conc £15.

Illustrated Lecture, Out & About with Booth & Fisher Buses by Andy Firth, Coal Aston Methodist Church, 7.30pm. Admission £3.50 inc. refreshments. Telk. 01246 414847 to book or pay on the door.

Festival of Creativity, The Montgomery, Surrey Street, S1 2LG. www.montgomery.org.uk

Magna Summer Holiday Activities, Join us for a fun filled Summer at Magna! The Science Adventure Centre, Sci-Tek & Aqua-Tek are open everyday 10am to 5pm. Visit www.visitmagna.co.uk for daily activities. Remember if you buy an Adult, Child or Family ticket you can up upgrade to an annual pass for FREE and return as many times as you like for 12 whole months! Book online and also get a 10% discount.

Display, Little Gems, Millennium Gallery, free.

Display, Wings of Scale, butterflies & moths from Sheffield’s collection, Weston Park, free.

50th Anniversary of Sheffield Biological Records Clinic, Weston Park, free.

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.

Open Evening, for choir members and all who may be interested in singing with us, St. Mary’s Church Centre, Bramall Lane, 7pm. Come and find out about us, the kind of music we sing and enjoy drinks and nibbles. All voices welcome, but males over 18 are especially needed.

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.

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.

Walks, Firth Park Library, S5 6QQ, 14.00pm, Ages 17+, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

Walks, Darnell Children’s Centre, S9 4RA, 11.00am, All Ages, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

Experience Session. Gresley Road Meeting Rooms, S8 7HH. 10am. Ages 14+. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Activity Camp, EISS, S9 5DA, 10.00am, Ages 8-12, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

Activity Camp, Shiregreen Neighbourhood Centre, S5 0AA, 10.00am, Ages 8-12, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

Activities on Tour, Richmond Park, S13 8LF, 02.00pm, Ages 0-16, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

Activities on Tour, Ponderosa Park, S6 3DS, 04.30pm, Ages 0-16, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

Activities on Tour, Herdings Park, S14 1SL, 07.00pm,.Ages 0-16, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

Activities on Tour, Firth Park, S5 6QQ, 13.00pm, Ages 8-16, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

The John Wade Singers Choir, are recruiting new members for all voice parts. Rehearsals are at Millhouses Methodist Church, Millhouses, (opposite the Robin Hood pub), 7.30-9.30pm. We perform up to three concerts a year plus a traditional Christmas concert, with all proceeds donated to local charities. So come and join us for a good sing in a friendly, social atmosphere.

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. 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. Stepping Stones Baby and Toddler Group, free drinks & snacks provided. Art and crafts, story time and singing, Hanover Hall, 10-12pm, free. Call Harriet tel. 07887 606641. Free Literacy and Numeracy Sessions, 10–12pm, call Rosie tel. 07973411059. Free New Basic IT Course, 3–4.30pm.

Friday Club, in the Crystal Peaks Library, 5-6pm. (term time only) .

Noodle Performance Arts, performing arts and ballet classes for 2-5 year olds in Totley. 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

Lipreading Classes, Green Lane Resource Centre, Rotherham, all welcome. Contact Mandy tel. 0114 2468031.

Hullaballoos Toddler Group, Paces Campus, 9-11.30am, £2. Info. 0114 2844444.

Music lessons, for a variety of instruments, all ages and abilities. Harmony Music School, Ecclesfield Business Centre, Ecclesfield. For more information visit www.harmonymusicschool.co.uk or to book a lesson call 01142576780 or email info@harmonymusicschool.co.uk.

DANCE

Sequence Dancing, Darnall & District Comm Assoc, The Centre, Darnall Road, 7.30-9.30pm, tel. 2441271.

Beginners Sequence Dancing, class, 7.30pm. Ann tel. 07814 414 742.

Street Dance, Joseph Stone Centre, S20 5EB, 4pm. For ages 8 to 16. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Lunch Time Dancing, Parklands Ballroom, Wheatley Hall Rd, Whealtey, Doncaster. 11.30-3pm. £2.50 proceeds to charity. Tel 01302 884707.

Burlesque and Cabaret Dance Classes, (advanced/show troupe session, Chapeltown Community Centre, Burncross Road, Chapeltown, 8-10pm, (beginners welcome). Tel. Details, Lara Gothique: 07736 902030. www.VelvetBurlesque.co.uk VelvetBurlesque@aol.com

New dance sessions, for ages 11- 16, Rotherham Youth Dance Network, Swinton Youth Centre, East Avenue, S64 8JW, 6-7pm, £1 per session. For more info: 07790 821181 or info@rotherhamyouthdance.co.uk

Easy Sequence Dancing, Grenoside Community Centre, 7.30-10pm. Tel 0114 2466609.

Adult Beginners Jazz, Hype Dance, 67 Earl Street, 6.30-7.30pm. Tel. 0114 2706757. info@hypedance.org.uk

Social sequence & modern dance, Kilham Community Centre, Branton, 7.30-10.30pm. Dtls 01302-532497.

Sequence Dance, Stannington Community Centre, 1-3pm, tel: 2337290.

HEALTH

Chairobics and Games, Wadsley Parish Church, S6 4BB,13.30pm, all ages, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Chairobics and Games, Norwood and Bishopsholme Community Centre, S5 7DF, 11:30am, 45+. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Chairobics and Games, Arbourthorne Centre,10.00am, Ages 13-44, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

Health Walk, Norfolk Park, S2 2NU, 10am, for all ages. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Health Walk, Woodhouse Library, S13 7JU, 1.30pm, for all ages. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Zagyoga, teaches Iyengar yoga classes, Hagglers Corner, 586 Queens Rd S2, 10am. Please visit www.zagyoga.com for more classes. Tel. 07597129471.

Zumba Fitness Class, Oughtibridge Parish Centre, 9.30-10.15am, £3. Tel. 07949 126312 or just turn up.

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 for ME/CFS, very gentle hatha yoga classes, Holy Trinity Church Hall, Millhouses, 11.20-1pm, free but donations welcome. Free transport may be available. For details tel. 08455820112 (between 11-4pm) or email sheffieldyogaforme@yahoo.co.uk Website www.sheffieldyogaforme.org.uk

Continuing Yoga, Sharrow Old Junior School, 10-11.30am. Contact Helena to book a place tel. 0114 2209547. www.sheffieldyogaforyou.co.uk gingerearth@msn.com

Rehab 2 Reshape Pilates, Rossington Holmescarr Enterprise Centre, 10am. Suzanne Davies MFHT, tel. 07787158180.

Ashtanga & Mysore style Yoga, get fit and find calmness for the mind. We cater for all levels from beginners to intermediate. We teach classes early morning mysore from 7am, at the Hallamshire Tennis and Squash Club and most days of the week in Walkley, Sharrow and Hathersage. For details contact Nicola 07739490143/yogini@yoga-sheffeild.com or visit us at www.yoga-sheffield.com

SPORT

Multi-Sports, The Field’s Residential Home, S13 7PG, 13.30pm, 17+, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Multi-sports, Meersbrook Park United Reformed Church, S8 0RP, 16.00pm, 19+, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Multi-sports, GOALS Soccer Centre, S2 2RU, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

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, 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

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, Surrey St, 7.30-9pm, tel. 07960 531968.

Martial arts, Beighton Welfare Recreation Grounds, 6-8pm, tel. 01142699802.

Self Protection classes, Ronin Self Protection Systems, BCA (British Combat Association) affiliated club, The Source, (nr Meadowhall), 7.15-8.45pm. First lesson free, then £6 per lesson/reduced block booking rates.

Mini Circuit Training, 10-11am. £2. Mixed Martial Arts, 6-7pm, age 4-15. £1. Parson Cross Forum, St Thomas More Community Centre, Margetson Crescent, S5, Tel. 0114 3279727 for more info.

Cheerleading, 4+, 5-6pm, £3, Mini Tennis, 5-9yrs, 5-6pm, £2.50, Paces Campus. Info. 0114 2844444.

Russian Kettlebell, qualified RKC instructor, 6-7pm. 284 Shalesmoor, (entrance off Acorn st.). Tel. 0114 2397216, 07780650408.

Goalkeeper training, Chesterfield Clowne college, Rectory Road, 7-8pm. 07584582737 or 07584354006.

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Saturday August 23, 2014

GENERAL

Zombie Survival Launch Event, Zombie Uprising, Tac House, Goytside Road, Chesterfield, 5-8pm and 9-12am. Details www.zombieuprising.co.uk

Alive Family Fun Day, at Paces Campus, Pack Horse Lane, High Green, Sheffield, S35 3HY, 10-4pm. Gift stalls, refreshments, crafts, displays, funfair rides, beauty stalls, DJ, face painting, bouncy castle, tombola and so much more! Support our charity and come along and join in the fun. For more information tel. 0114 284 4868 or 0114 284 4530.

Taddington Well Dresing and Flower Festival, just off the A6 between Buxton and Bakewell. Musical concert in the Church, 2.30pm.

Workshop, The Dust Came First, Millennium Gallery, 10.30-1.30pm, £15. Book in advance tel. 0114 2782655.

Meet The artist, Neil Webb, Millennium Gallery, 3-5pm, free, no need to book.

Meet artists, Kevin Coates and Claire Curneen and celebrate the opening of their exhibitions. Harley Gallery, from 1-3pm.

Flower Festival, held at St Marks Church, Ashover Road, Woolley Moor, Near Ashover, Derbyshire, DE55 6FF, 10-5pm. The theme is Nursery Rhymes including, Humpty Dumpty, Hickory Dickory Dock, Wee Willie Winkie, Polly put the Kettle On and many more. Children from the local school have also contributed to the event with their splendid displays. Drinks and home-made refreshments will be available all day. There will also be items for sale, which will include, plants, books, home-made produce, crafts, and works of art. This small church has an interesting history, originally starting life as a school it has still retained some of the original features and has the added advantage of being able to screen off the church chancel for community events. (A very informal Songs of Praise celebration will be held on Sunday 24 at 5pm, to which everyone is welcome.

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.

Festival of Creativity, The Montgomery, Surrey Street, S1 2LG. www.montgomery.org.uk

Magna Summer Holiday Activities, Join us for a fun filled Summer at Magna! The Science Adventure Centre, Sci-Tek & Aqua-Tek are open everyday 10am to 5pm. Visit www.visitmagna.co.uk for daily activities. Remember if you buy an Adult, Child or Family ticket you can up upgrade to an annual pass for FREE and return as many times as you like for 12 whole months! Book online and also get a 10% discount.

Display, Little Gems, Millennium Gallery, free.

Display, Wings of Scale, butterflies & moths from Sheffield’s collection, Weston Park, free.

50th Anniversary of Sheffield Biological Records Clinic, Weston Park, free.

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.

Open Evening, for choir members and all who may be interested in singing with us, St. Mary’s Church Centre, Bramall Lane, 7pm. Come and find out about us, the kind of music we sing and enjoy drinks and nibbles. All voices welcome, but males over 18 are especially needed.

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.

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.

Activity Camp, Stocksbridge Leisure Centre, S36 1EG, 10.00am, Ages 8-12, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

Activities on Tour, Parsons Cross Park, S5 8AU, 11.30am, Ages 0-16, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

Activities on Tour, Hollinsend Park, S12 2NL, 02.00pm, Ages 0-16, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

Sheffield Manor Lodge, Discovery Centre, 10-5pm (last entry 4pm). Guided tours of the historic lodge and turret house £2 at 11am, 1pm, 2.30pm.

Sheffield Castle Park Run, Manor Fields park, City Road, 9am. 5km timed run around parkland course. Run, walk, jog, kids, pushchairs and wheelchairs welcome. Refreshments available. Register free online at www.parkrun.org.uk

Coffee Morning, EPPiC Theatre, Ecclesfield, 10-12pm.

Coffe Morning, Hillsborough Baptist Church School Room, off Taplin Road, 9.30-12pm. Bric-a-brac, fancy goods, food, tea and coffee.

Shooting Stars Children’s Drama Classes, run by StandBy Film & Theatre, (ages 5-11), Victoria Hall Methodist church, Sheffield, S1 2JB, 10-12pm, free taster class, then £10 per class, book in advance for free taster class. Info. tel. 07576988292 or standbyenquiries@live.co.uk

Firth Park Food Bank, food is ready, come and dine with us for free. Brushes Community Centre, West Quadrant, Firth Park, S5 6QE, 12-2.30pm, adm free. Sponsored by The Royal Assembly. Contacts, Phil tel. 07907050035, Sue tel. 07542047880.

Noodle Performance Arts, performing arts and ballet classes for 2-5 year olds in Beighton. 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

Gays and Lesbians Sharing Sobriety, support/social group for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered people living with addiction, meet Saturday am, no restrictions, friends and partners welcome. Tel. 0114 2697714. email craigleigh45@yahoo.com

Knit & Chat, learn to knit and make new friends, share a cuppa and cakes, St Polycarp’s Church, Wisewood Lane, 10-12pm. (Alternate Sats). Info. Val tel. 2205275.

THEATRE

Act One drama class, 6-11, 10-12pm & 2-4pm, 11-16, 12-2pm, Ecclesall Parish Halls, Ringinglow Road, £9 per class. Clare tel. 07904 339024 to book a place.

DANCE

Helen Taylor School of Dance, at Walkley Community Centre, Fir Street, S10 3TG. 10-11.30am. tel. 0114 2217889.

Salsa Lessons, with Nicolai and Helena, Cubana Tapas Bar, Trippet Lane, Sheffield, beginners 12.30pm, improvers 1.45pm, advanced 3pm. tel. 0114 2760475.

Branching Out Dancing, Commercial Dance, Wharncliffe Side Community Centre, Brightolmee Lane, Wharncliffe Side, from 9.30am. For full details call Nikki tel. 0114 2844071/Karen 0114 2876312. www.branchingoutdancing.co.uk

Modern Sequence Dance, Bramley Parish Hall, Main Street, Bramley, Rotherhan, S66 2SA, 7.30-10pm. Adm £2pp inc.refreshments Tel. 01709 701248.

Junior Street Dance, age 5+, Hype Dance, 67 Earl Street, S1 4PY, from 3.30pm. 0114 2706757.

Sharon Berry’s School Of Theatre Dance, St Thomas More Community Centre, 56 Margetson Cr, S5 9NB, 10-4pm, tel. 0114 2466126.

Ballroom & sequence dancing, Norton House Country Club, Norton Lane, (smart casual dress), 8.30-11.30pm, door. Dtls 2745433.

Technique & Limber, Allstarz Dance Studio, Longley, opposite Longley Community Centre, 11:00-12pm, 07946 608164.

HEALTH

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

Boot Camp Fitness with Mike, Firth park College, Bellhouse Road, 10am. Tel. 07805 244389 for details or come just along.

Live Community Radio 103.1FM, muisc, meditation and tips for a stress free life, 9-10am, on www.bcr1031fm.com

Zumba, Springs Leisure Centre, 10.30am-11.30am. zumba_sheffield.julia@yahoo.co.uk

Aerobics, 10-11am. Zumba class, 11-12pm & 12-1pm. Cheerleading class, 2-4pm. Zest, Upperthorpe Healthy Living Centre, 18 Upperthorpe, Sheffield, S6 3NA. Tel. 0114 2702040.

Want help to stop smoking?, Sheffield NHS Quit-Stop, 39 Charles Street, (opposite Sheffield City Council First Point, Howden House). Come along to talk to a trained adviser about quitting. Ring 0800 068 4490 for further information.

Watch it, a weight management service for overweight children aged 7-14. Centre in the Park, Guildford Avenue, S2 2PL, 9-12pm, free. Info. 0114 270 2045.

Watch it, a weight management service for overweight children aged 7-14. St Catherine’s Primary School, Firshill Crescent, S4 7BX. 2-5pm, free. Info. 0114 270 2045.

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.

Sheffield Wednesday Ability Counts FC, 8-16’s, (Disability Football Club), football for people with disabilities, additional needs, and mental health. FA qualified Level 1 & 2 coaches. Come to train, have fun, meet new friends, play matches and represent Sheffield Wednesday. Goals Soccer Centre, 95 Norfolk Park Road, Sheffield, S2 2RU, 9.45-12pm, £3, (first session free). For more info. call Paul Crossley on 07939806725 or email sportypaul_5@hotmail.com

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.

Shaolin FistsKung Fu, The Fitness Club, Surrey St, S1 2LG, 3-4.30pm, one-to-one Kung Fu and/or 5 Elements Qigong lessons by arrangement. Tel. 07960 531968.

Soccer Skills, 10-11.30am, Goal Keeper Coaching, 11.45-1pm, Hillsborough Arena, S6 4HA. Level 2 GK Coach £2.50, age groups 5-10 years, 16 yearsm, Qualified Level 2 Coaches, CRB Checked, First Aid, £2.50. Contact Jonathon Bower tel. 0114 2299458 Mob07788595596

Wing Chun Kung Fu Class, Vestry Hall, 54 Cemetery Road, Sheffield, 10.30-12.30pm, tel. 07958047651.

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

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

Boxing, Kiveton Park and Wales Village Hall, Walesmoor Avenue, Kiveton Park, S26 5RF, 9-10am. Info 01909 770357. www.kpwvillagehall.org.uk

Kyo Hoon Taekwondo, Infants 2-5yrs, 12-12.55pm, £2. 6yrs to adult, 1-3pm, child £3, adult £3.50. Trinity Fir Vale Methodist Church, Firth Park Road. Contact Master Andy Fisher 07773674001.

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Sunday August 24, 2014

GENERAL

Sunday Service, speaker Michelle Walters, at The Oak Tree Spiritual Centre, Batemoor and Jordanthorpe Community Centre, Dyche Lane, S8 8BT, 6.30pm, all welcome.

Macmillan Charity Fundraising Event, The Old Crown, Handsworth, 4pm. Various live bands, raffle and auction. Donations warmly welcomed. Info and tickets Jackie tel. 07899027034. jackiesands.js@gmail.com

Thurcroft Big Local Gala, The Cricket Field, New Orchard Lane, 12-5pm.

A pocket History of Sheffield, Theatre Walk and Talk, 2pm from Tudor Square. A walking tour of the sites of the former theatres of Sheffield with Roy Rogers and Chris Reece. The tour lasts 90 minutes and looks at the history of theatres from Georgian times to present day. Meet outside the Lyceum. Tickets (on the day) £5.

Sketching in the Park, Weston Park Bandstand, 1.30-4pm, free, no need to book.

Sheffield Fayre, Norfolk Heritage Park, Guildford Avenue, S2 2PL. Fun activities for all the family. Info. email: engage@sheffield.ac.uk

Flower Festival, held at St Marks Church, Ashover Road, Woolley Moor, Near Ashover, Derbyshire, DE55 6FF, 10-5pm. The theme is Nursery Rhymes including, Humpty Dumpty, Hickory Dickory Dock, Wee Willie Winkie, Polly put the Kettle On and many more. Children from the local school have also contributed to the event with their splendid displays. Drinks and home-made refreshments will be available all day. There will also be items for sale, which will include, plants, books, home-made produce, crafts, and works of art. This small church has an interesting history, originally starting life as a school it has still retained some of the original features and has the added advantage of being able to screen off the church chancel for community events. (A very informal Songs of Praise celebration will be held on Sunday 24 at 5pm, to which everyone is welcome.

Festival of Creativity, The Montgomery, Surrey Street, S1 2LG. www.montgomery.org.uk

Magna Summer Holiday Activities, Join us for a fun filled Summer at Magna! The Science Adventure Centre, Sci-Tek & Aqua-Tek are open everyday 10am to 5pm. Visit www.visitmagna.co.uk for daily activities. Remember if you buy an Adult, Child or Family ticket you can up upgrade to an annual pass for FREE and return as many times as you like for 12 whole months! Book online and also get a 10% discount.

Display, Little Gems, Millennium Gallery, free.

Display, Wings of Scale, butterflies & moths from Sheffield’s collection, Weston Park, free.

50th Anniversary of Sheffield Biological Records Clinic, Weston Park, free.

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.

Open Evening, for choir members and all who may be interested in singing with us, St. Mary’s Church Centre, Bramall Lane, 7pm. Come and find out about us, the kind of music we sing and enjoy drinks and nibbles. All voices welcome, but males over 18 are especially needed.

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.

Alateen Meetings, for children who have been affected by someone’s drinking, Alcohol Advisory Service, 644 Abbeydale Road, 6.30pm. Tel: 02074030888 10-10pm.

Divine Service and Clairvoyance, South Road Spiritualist Church, South Road/Fir Street, Walkley, S6 3TA, 6.30pm.

Ministry of the Light of Christ, New French Church, Challoner Meeting Room, Challoner Green, Westfield, 2-4pm, all welcome. Contact Rev. Jacques Kinsiona tel. 07438212035.

Al-Anon Support, for relatives, friends of alcoholics, 644 Abbeydale Road, 6.30pm. Tel: 02074030888, 10-10pm.

Al-Anon Support, for relatives, friends of alcoholics, YWCA Women’s Centre, 21 Cleveland Street, Doncaster, 6.15pm. Tel: 02074030888, 10-10pm.

Al-Anon Support, for relatives, friends of alcoholics, Clifton Court Day Centre, Doncaster Gate, Rotherham, 7pm. Tel: 02074030888, 10-10pm.

Fire and Police Museum, West Bar, 11-5pm, last entry 4pm.

Life Drawing, materials provided, Broomhall Centre, Broomspring Lane, 11-1pm, drop in or call 07733212063.

DANCE

Freestyle Social Dance, Club Chesterfield, Chester Street, (off Ashgate Rd), Chesterfield, S40 1DL, 7.30-11pm, £3. Inc’ short beginners class for new people.

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.

Sequence Dancing, Swallownest Miners Welfare Club, 8-10.30pm, all welcome, free.

Sequence Dancing, Davy Sports Club, Prince of Wales Rd, 8-11pm, tel: 2693071.

Ballroom/Latin Dancing classes, all ages, social dances, private lessons available, Our Lady & St Thomas, Meadowhead, tel. Ann 2748587.

Ballroom & Latin Dance, at Drapers Dance Centre, High St, Beighton, 8-10pm, tel: 2695703.

Social Dancing, popular sequence, ballroom, and latin, Newton Hall, Chapeltown, 7.30-10.30pm. Tel. Barry 01226 291023.

Blitz Modern Jive Dance Classes & Social, begs welcome, no partner required, at Askern Miners Welfare Club, Manor Way, Askern, Nr Doncaster, 7.30-10.30pm, tel: 07808 067601.

HEALTH

Zumba Sundays, Powers Gym, Stannington, 10.30am, tel. 01142 336756.

Sunday Evening Meditation, 24 Oakbrook Road, Sheffield, S11 7EA, 6.30-7.30pm. Bkg ess. Sheffield Brahma Kumaris, tel. 0114 2306781. www.bkwsu.org/uk/sheffield

Zumba, Kiveton Park and Wales Village Hall, Walesmoor Avenue, Kiveton Park, S26 5RF, 10-11am. Info 01909 770357. www.kpwvillagehall.org.uk

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.

No Strings Badminton, turn up, play, have fun, Forge Valley Sports Centre, Woodlane, Sheffield, S6 5HG, 10.30-12pm, £2 each, adults and children welcome. Info. Adam Fuller Centre Manager, tel. 07525 824117.

Gym-Fitness Suite, Forge Valley Sports Centre, Woodlane, Sheffield, S6 5HG, 9-12pm. 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.

Kyusho Self-defence Classes, beginners or advanced, Eckington Church Hall, 6-8pm. Adults only. No membership or joining fees. first lesson free. Contact Richard tel. 0787 073 9890 for more info or to book a place.

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

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, 4-5.30pm, tel. 07960 531968.

Football on the fields, with Beighton Magpies, Beighton Welfare Recreation Grounds, refreshments in the club house all welcome open all day 8pm, bingo in the lounge all welcome 01142699802.

Strong As Steel Wrestling Academy, Learn the art of professional wrestling, 10-12pm, £5/£3 u16/students. See www.cityofsteelwrestling.com/academy.htm for more details.

WTF Taekwondo, Olympic Taekwondo advice, National Governing Body, 6 Dan, 07768702348.

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Monday August 25, 2014

GENERAL

Wedding Open Day, Halifax Hall hotel, Endliffe Vale Road, Sheffield, S10 3ER, 12–4pm. Come along for a free tour of the rooms, speak to expert wedding planners and enjoy complimentary champagne and canapés as part of this special day. Rooms will be laid out for a ceremony and a lavish wedding breakfast and a number of local experts will be on hand throughout the day to discuss additional services including styling, floral bouquets and displays, and entertainment. Entry is free and no appointments are necessary.

Sheffield Fayre, Norfolk Heritage Park, Guildford Avenue, S2 2PL. Fun activities for all the family. Info. email: engage@sheffield.ac.uk

Flower Festival, held at St Marks Church, Ashover Road, Woolley Moor, Near Ashover, Derbyshire, DE55 6FF, 10-5pm. The theme is Nursery Rhymes including, Humpty Dumpty, Hickory Dickory Dock, Wee Willie Winkie, Polly put the Kettle On and many more. Children from the local school have also contributed to the event with their splendid displays. Drinks and home-made refreshments will be available all day. There will also be items for sale, which will include, plants, books, home-made produce, crafts, and works of art. This small church has an interesting history, originally starting life as a school it has still retained some of the original features and has the added advantage of being able to screen off the church chancel for community events. (A very informal Songs of Praise celebration will be held on Sunday 24 at 5pm, to which everyone is welcome.

Festival of Creativity, The Montgomery, Surrey Street, S1 2LG. www.montgomery.org.uk

Magna Summer Holiday Activities, Join us for a fun filled Summer at Magna! The Science Adventure Centre, Sci-Tek & Aqua-Tek are open everyday 10am to 5pm. Visit www.visitmagna.co.uk for daily activities. Remember if you buy an Adult, Child or Family ticket you can up upgrade to an annual pass for FREE and return as many times as you like for 12 whole months! Book online and also get a 10% discount.

Display, Little Gems, Millennium Gallery, free.

Display, Wings of Scale, butterflies & moths from Sheffield’s collection, Weston Park, free.

50th Anniversary of Sheffield Biological Records Clinic, Weston Park, free.

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.

Open Evening, for choir members and all who may be interested in singing with us, St. Mary’s Church Centre, Bramall Lane, 7pm. Come and find out about us, the kind of music we sing and enjoy drinks and nibbles. All voices welcome, but males over 18 are especially needed.

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 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

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

Dance-Out, women’s traditional dance team, Sheffield Fayre, Norfolk Park.

Freestyle Social Dance, Woodseats Wmc, The Dale, Woodseats, Sheffield, S8 0NS, 7.30-11pm, £3. Inc’ short beginners class for new people.

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.

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.

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 August 26, 2014

GENERAL

1940s Week, 40s themed games and crafts for children, Sheffield Manor Lodge.

Festival of Creativity, The Montgomery, Surrey Street, S1 2LG. www.montgomery.org.uk

Magna Summer Holiday Activities, Join us for a fun filled Summer at Magna! The Science Adventure Centre, Sci-Tek & Aqua-Tek are open everyday 10am to 5pm. Visit www.visitmagna.co.uk for daily activities. Remember if you buy an Adult, Child or Family ticket you can up upgrade to an annual pass for FREE and return as many times as you like for 12 whole months! Book online and also get a 10% discount.

Display, Little Gems, Millennium Gallery, free.

Display, Wings of Scale, butterflies & moths from Sheffield’s collection, Weston Park, free.

50th Anniversary of Sheffield Biological Records Clinic, Weston Park, free.

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.

Open Evening, for choir members and all who may be interested in singing with us, St. Mary’s Church Centre, Bramall Lane, 7pm. Come and find out about us, the kind of music we sing and enjoy drinks and nibbles. All voices welcome, but males over 18 are especially needed.

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.

Bolsover WI Meeting, Bolsover Parish Rooms, 7.30pm. Members can join for a year or try a taster session. Contact bolsoverwi@gmail.com for more information.

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

Activity Camp, Stocksbridge Leisure Centre, S36 1EG, 10.00am, ages 8-12, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

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

Walks, Arena/Don Valley Tram Stop, S9 3TL, 14.00pm, All Ages, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

Walks, Hillsborough Park, S6 4HD, 10.00am, All Ages, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

Activities on Tour, Richmond park, S13 8LF, 02.00pm, Ages 0-16, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

Activities on Tour, Ruskin Park, S6 3JH, 4.30pm, ages 0-16, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

Activities on Tour, Tinsley Green, S9 1SG, 07.00pm, Ages 0-16, 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

Pomegranate Youth Theatre Summer School, Larks in the park. Hasland Village Hall, Eastwood Park. Ages 9-18. 10am-3pm, tue-fri, £60 for week.

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

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

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

Chairobics and Games, St Peters Church White Lane, S12 3GD, 1.30pm, for adults. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Chairobics and Games, Shipshape (Sharrow), S2 4LT, 11.30am, for adults. Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 2734266.

Chairobics and Games, St Catherines RC Primary School, S4 7BX, older adults, ages 8-16 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.

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, Newfield School, S8 9JP, 10.00am, ages 8 – 16, Activity Sheffield tel. 0114 273 4266.

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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