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

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

GENERAL

Lunchtime, Talk, Shrinking in Terror, Writing and Haunting the Doll’s House, Weston Park Museum, 1-1.45pm, free, just turn up.

Beighton WI Meeting, Limes Community Centre, Beighton, 7pm, new members welcome. Come along & enjoy an interesting & varied evening with speakers, events & much more. Tel. 07462942929.

Christmas Tree Festival, The Friends of St. Edmund’s, Castleton. There will be approximately 50 decorated trees with multi coloured lights, on view. Opening times, Sunday to Friday 12.30-5pm, Saturdays 12.30-6pm.

Exhibition, For a Burning Love, The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, Sheffield, S1 4FW, 9-5pm.

Exhibition, Ravilious & Co: The Pattern of Friendship, English Artist Designers 1922-1942, The Millennium Gallery.

Exhibition, Small Stories: At Home in a Doll’s House, Weston Park Museum. www.museums-sheffield.org.uk

Handmade for Christmas, You’ll find gifts created by some of the country’s most talented artisan makers at The Millennium Gallery.

Best Art Vinyl, 12 Years on 12 Inches and Best Art Vinyl Barnsley, The Civic, admission is free. For more information tel. 01226 327000. www.barnsleycivic.co.uk

Exhibition, Photomarathon Sheffield, Millennium Gallery, Sheffield.

Martin F. Bedford: 40 Years of Rock n Roll, Exhibition of the posters of Martin F. Bedford, one of the founders of the infamous Sheffield Leadmill. The Closed Shop, 52-54 Commonside, Sheffield, S10 1GG

Exhibition, Wind Rain Sunset, The Brick Gallery, 329 Abbeydale Road, Sheffield, S7 1FS. info@thebrickgallery.co.uk

Mixed Crafts, Crafty Nest Craft Club, The Venue, Manchester Road, Stocksbridge, 12.30-2.30pm. To book tel. 0114 2838692.

Free Repairs, Laptop, Pc, Tablet/Ipad and Smartphone Repairs in Meersbrook: Is your computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone feeling unwell? Come and get it fixed for free at our Doctor PC clinic at Meersbrook Hall, 1-3pm. Please book an appointment tel. 0114 3991070.

Free CV Advice, in Meersbrook, Friendly confidential 1-2-1 employment advice and CV writing help. 2pm,bat Meersbrook Hall, S8 9FL. To book an appointment please call Matthew at Heeley Development Trust, tel. 0114 3991070 or email: learningchampion@heeleydevtrust.com

Cathie’s Creative Sewing Classes, Small friendly classes running throughout the year, during term time. Bring your own projects or I can set you tasks to improve your sewing skills! Classes are held in a fully equipped spacious studio and all skill levels are welcome. 10-12pm or 12.30-2.30pm. £75 for an average half term of six classes (this varies in accordance with the length of each term). Call Cathie, tel. 07905 250826, cathiemccartan@gmail.com, www.cathiescreative.com

Free Computer Repairs in Meersbrook, Is your computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone feeling unwell? Come and get it fixed for free at our Doctor PC clinic at Meersbrook Hall. 10-12pm. Please book an appointment tel. 0114 399 1070.

Bamford whist Group, invites new players, meet at Bamford Village Hall, 7.30pm. entrance fee £1.50 and includes refreshments. Beginners and all ages are welcome. If you don’t need to know how to play there’s lots of help if you need it. For further information please call Peter Scanlon tel. 01433 670390 or Pam tel. 01433 652188.

Parent & Toddler Group, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Rd), Walkley S6 3TG, 9.30-11.30am, drop-in. www.walkleycommunitycentre.org for further information.

Stained Glass Course, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Rd), Walkley S6 3TG, 7.30-9.30pm, Natasha tel. 07726963827. www.walkleycommunitycentre.org for further information.

Crafty Morning, The Tearoom in Cliffe Park, Callywhite Lane, Dronfield, S18 2XP, 10.30-12.30pm, free event. Get together and out of the house in the cold weather, appeals to all ages and hope that ladies with babies can join us too. We have highchairs and toys to keep the kids amused. It’s a chance to finish old craft projects, learn new skills, share skills and start new projects and also have a good chat with old and make new friends. https://vintagerosecatering.com/

Craft Club, Crafty Nest, The Venue, 12.30-2.30pm, £5 per session, come along and create a mxture of crafts & mixed media project, drop in drop out basis. Tel. 0114 2838692 to discuss a course, find out more or to book.

Healing Service, 11-1pm, donation. Open Circle, 1.30pm & 7.30pm, £1. Whitham Road Spiritualist Church, 109 Whitham Road, Sheffield, S10 2SL, all welcome. Info. tel. 0114 2664025.

Wellbeing Wednesday, drop in day & lunch club for senior citizens, The Venue, Stocksbridge, 10-3pm. Social event with conversation, games/activities and lunch, all welcome, small fee for lunch, For more info, tel. 0114 2838692 or email deborahfrith@thevenuestocksbridge.co.uk

Poetry Club, with Genevieve Carver, improve your writing skills and discuss different poems every week. No experience necessary. Sharrow Old Junior School, South View Road, (Room 1), 7-8.30pm, £6/£4 concessions. Please book in advance, tel. 07521732324. gevicarver@gmail.com

Blue Sky Singing, come and sing your heart out in our relaxed and friendly group, The Hide, Scotland Street, 12-2pm, £5 per session, first session free. All kinds of music, no talent or experience necessary. Contact Terry tel. 07585 141 068. blueskysinging@outlook.com

Knit and Natter, St. Oswald’s Church, corner of Abbeydale & Bannerdale Roads. S7, 10am, £2.50 per session, includes speciality coffees or teas & posh biscuits or sometimes cake. Contact Sally tel. 0114 2818472.

Your Art, A space, where people can meet in a relaxed environment, and enjoy the pleasure of art. Paint and paper supplied, advice given on request. The group is for beginners and those who are more experienced. A great way to meet new friends. The Hanover Hall, Jesus Centre, 93 Broomspring Lane, Broomhall, Sheffield, 1–4pm, free. Tel. 0114 0252 1155.

Art Group 3, from simple colour mixing to more elaborate techniques our resident retired art teacher will advise you. Parish Hall, Ecclesall Church on Ringinglow Road, 2-4pm. Refreshments, dvd’s and books available. For more information please contact Miriam tel. 01246 414274 or email miriam_currie@tiscali.co.uk

Pyjama Drama. Sing, dance, pretend, play where will our imagination take us today? A unique programme from 6 months to 7 years, age differentiated classes which support each developmental stage, encouraging, confidence, co-operation, concentration and creativity. Every week is a new adventure, Little Feet Nursery, Dronfield. To come along and join us for a 3 week trial for £15 Call Gemma tel. 01142995227 or email gemma@pyjamadrama.com, please visit www.pyjamadrama.com

Noodle Performance Arts, performing arts and ballet classes for 2-5 year olds in Crookes. 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/www.noodleperformancearts.com

THEATRE

Ed Byrne, Spoiler Alert, The Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, 8pm, tkts £26.50, tel. 01246 345222. www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Sleeping Beauty, Buxton Opera House, £19.50-£23, tel. 01298 72190. www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan, Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, tel. 01246 345222. www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Mother Goose, Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield. Tel. 0114 249 6000. www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

The Wizard of Oz, Crucible Theatre, Sheffield. Tel. 0114 249 6000. www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Chapeltown Amateur Operatic Society, searching for new talent, rehearsals, in High Green, 7.45-10pm, all levels of experience welcome. www.chapeltownoperatic.org or Julia Hughes tel. 0114 2848381.

Adult Act One drama class, Ecclesall Parish Halls, Ringinglow Road, 8-10pm, £9 per class. Clare tel. 07904 339024 to book a place.

Musical Theatre class, for ages 4 and over at Wisewood methodist church, 4.30pm. This class is to prepare you for the stage with singing, dancing and acting. Fun and friendly class, so come along. Details Holly tel. 07707070013.

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

DANCE

Easy Sequence Dancing, Brampton Parish Hall, 1-3pm, £2.50 includes tea/coffee @biscuits. Everyone made welcome, Peter tel. 01709 528319.

Sequence Dancing, Hillsborough Park Bowling Pavilion, 11-1pm, £2, BYO refreshments. For further details tel. 07879428269.

Afternoon Tea Dance, to the live music of the Compton Cinema organ. at the Astoria Centre, Barnsley, 1-4pm. Pay on door. Details tel. 07944 566972.

Sequence Dance, to live music, with Jon Smith or Jack Vickers on the organ, Woodhouse West End Wmc, Sheffield Road, Woodhouse, 8.30-10.45pm, price £3.

Dance Classes, Fiddlesticks Dance for over 65s, 11-12pm. Open Pilates Class, 7-8pm. Adult Jazz Class, 7-8pm. Hype Dance Company, 60 Upper Allen Street, Sheffield, S3 7GL, £6. Tel. 0114 2758503.

Sequence Dancing, Norton House Country Club, Norton Lane, Sheffield 8. 8.30-10.30pm. Members free, guests £2. No. 1 and 18a buses pass the door.

Afternoon Tea Dance, to the live music of the Compton Cinema Organ, The Astoria Centre, Barugh Green, Barnsley, S75 1JT, 1-4pm. Details tel. 07944 566972.

Noodle Street Dance, pre-school, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Rd), Walkley, S6 3TG, 4.15-5pm, Nikki tel. 07984 461711. www.walkleycommunitycentre.org for further information.

Junior Performers Dance, for ages 6-11, 5-6pm. Street Dance, for ages 8 and above, 6-7pm. Senior Performers Dance, for ages 12 and above, 7-8pm. Adult Contemporary for beginners, 8-9pm. Amanda Holland School of Dance, Gleadless United Reformed Church, 280 Hollinsend Road, S12 2NP. Tel. 0114 2367906/07778 894860.

DYDC, learn new dance styles, Don Valley Academy, 4-5pm, £1. Tel. 07849175263 for info.

Kids/Teens Street Dance Classes, 10yrs & under, 6-6.45pm, £4. Over 10s & Teens, 6.45-7.30pm, £4, Ecco Dance School, The Nichols Building, Top Floor, Shalesmoor, S3 8UJ. Contact Helen McIntosh tel. 07598294919 email helensdanceclasses@hotmail.com

B M Myers School of Theatre Dance, Wisewood Methodist Church, from age 2+ ballet, tap, street, cheer and theatre craft. Holly for more details tel. 07707070013. www.bmmyersdance.com

Learn to dance modern jive, Crookes Social Club, Mulehouse Rd, Crookes, S10 1TD, 7.30-10.30pm. Beginners welcome, no partner required. Tel. 07828669826. www.blitzjive.com

HEALTH

Slimming World in the Valley Room, Rotherham Titans RUFC, Clifton Lane Sports Ground, Badsley Moor Lane, Rotherham, S60 2SN, 5.30pm & 7pm.

Zumba Toning, The Venue, Stocksbridge, 9.45am, £4. www.thevenuestocksbridge.co.uk

Clubbercise, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Rd), Walkley S6 3TG, 6-7pm, Rachel tel. 07979126442. www.walkleycommunitycentre.org for further information.

Yoga Tea & Cake, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Rd), Walkley S6 3TG, 6.30-8pm, Hilary tel. 07776 167975. www.walkleycommunitycentre.org for further information.

Weight-Watchers, Jurys Inn, city centre, 8.30am, 10.30am & 12pm. Tel. 07849344735. KOxley@weight-watchers.co.uk

Weight-Watchers, Sloans Medical Centre, 6.15pm. Tel. 07849344735. KOxley@weight-watchers.co.uk

Young At Heart, Keep-fit class (50 +), Stocksbridge Christian Centre, Cedar Rd, 10.30-11.30am, £4. Fun, low impact exercise to music. Tel. 07949126312 or email gillyfitness@googlemail.com or just turn up.

Slimming World, Tenants Meeting Hall, Gresley Rd, Lowedges, Sheffield, S8 7HH, 9.30am or 11.30am. Tel Jo tel. 07590 545253.

Pilates, open to all abilities, (adult), Hype Dance Hype Company, 67 Earl Street, Sheffield, S1 4PY, 6-7pm, £6/£5 NUS. Tel. 0114 2706757. www.hypedance.org.uk

New Fit Mums Session, Wisewood Sports Centre, 11.15-12.15pm, £5 per session or £15 per month. Toys provided for kids to play with while you exercise. Tears, toddlers and tantrums welcome. More info aimee@revitalizefitness.co.uk

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

SPORT

Taekwondo, English Institute of Sport (EIS) Sheffield, S9 5DA, 5.30pm. (kids 5-8) & 6.45pm (mixed ages). All abilities welcome, for info. Simon tel. 07825553639.

Community Snooker, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Rd), Walkley S6 3TG, 8-10pm, drop in, £3 per table, non-members welcome. www.walkleycommunitycentre.org for further information.

Steel City Bowling Club, gents teams, vets’ so players have to be 60 years young or more, to be eligible, bowling green, just across the road from Concord Sports Centre, Shiregreen Lane. Info. Gordon Davis tel. 0114 2421441, Peter Stevens tel. 0114 4186334/07805688571.

Traditional Shitoryu Karate, Manor Castle Karate Club, Samson Street, S2 5QT. 8-9.30pm. Beginners welcome. Contact Andy tel. 07984912501.

Wing Chun Kung Fu Class, Vestry Hall, 54 Cemetery Road, Sheffield, 7-9pm, tel. 07958047651.

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, 7.30-9pm, one-to-one Kung Fu and/or 5 Elements Qigong lessons by arrangement. Tel. 07960 531968.

Wing Chun Kung Fu, Edward Hall, Maltby, 7.45-9.15pm. Tel. 07584573521.

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

GENERAL

The Sheffield Chorale, annual candlelit service of lessons and carols, conducted by Neil Taylor and accompanied on the organ by Joshua Hayles, St Mark’s Church, Broomhill, 7.30pm. The service will feature a variety of carols and Christmas music sung by the choir, traditional congregational carols and the traditional nine lessons. There is no ticket fee for this performance, but there will be a retiring collection, with all profits going to The Rowan Special School to help to provide music therapy for the pupils. There will be additional free parking in the car park of King Edward;s School.

Sheffield Carols, St Andrew’s Psalter Lane Church, 31 Psalter Lane, S11 8YL, 6.30-9pm. A great family evening singing local Sheffield Carols. Homemade soup and cakes, Christmas gift stalls. Free entry.

Sheffield Philatelic Society, Members Night, at United Reform Church, Norfolk Street, Sheffield, 7.15-9.30pm. Visitors welcome, for more information email secretary@sheffieldps.org.uk

The Sheffield Woodturning Club, meets at the Wood Lane Countryside Centre, Stannington, S6 5HE. We look forward to welcoming new faces, juniors need to be over 11 years. Full programme details and all other information may be found on the website: www.sheffieldwoodturningclub.org.uk

Christmas Tree Festival, The Friends of St. Edmund’s, Castleton. There will be approximately 50 decorated trees with multi coloured lights, on view. Opening times, Sunday to Friday 12.30-5pm, Saturdays 12.30-6pm.

Exhibition, For a Burning Love, The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, Sheffield, S1 4FW, 9-5pm.

Exhibition, Ravilious & Co: The Pattern of Friendship, English Artist Designers 1922-1942, The Millennium Gallery.

Exhibition, Small Stories: At Home in a Doll’s House, Weston Park Museum. www.museums-sheffield.org.uk

Handmade for Christmas, You’ll find gifts created by some of the country’s most talented artisan makers at The Millennium Gallery.

Best Art Vinyl, 12 Years on 12 Inches and Best Art Vinyl Barnsley, The Civic, admission is free. For more information tel. 01226 327000. www.barnsleycivic.co.uk

Exhibition, Photomarathon Sheffield, Millennium Gallery, Sheffield.

Martin F. Bedford: 40 Years of Rock n Roll, Exhibition of the posters of Martin F. Bedford, one of the founders of the infamous Sheffield Leadmill. The Closed Shop, 52-54 Commonside, Sheffield, S10 1GG

Exhibition, Wind Rain Sunset, The Brick Gallery, 329 Abbeydale Road, Sheffield, S7 1FS. info@thebrickgallery.co.uk

Organ Concert, featuring Kevin Grunill or guest playing popular music on the Allen Electronic organ. St Andrews Church, Penistone, 1pm. Pay on door. Details, tel. 07944 566972.

Cake Decorating, The Venue, Manchester Road, Stocksbridge, 6.30-8.30pm. To book tel. 0114 2838692.

Kiveton Park & District Art Group, for the absolute beginner or competent artist, (16+), new members welcome, Kiveton & Wales Village Hall, Walesmoor Avenue, Kiveton Park, S26 5RG, 7-9pm. Annual membership £15 and £2 to attend, includes refreshments. Info. walesartgroup@gmail.com

Cathie’s Creative Sewing Classes, Small friendly classes running throughout the year, during term time. Bring your own projects or I can set you tasks to improve your sewing skills! Classes are held in a fully equipped spacious studio and all skill levels are welcome. 10-12pm or 12.30-2.30pm. £75 for an average half term of six classes (this varies in accordance with the length of each term). Call Cathie, tel. 07905 250826, cathiemccartan@gmail.com, www.cathiescreative.com

Holmhirst Art Group, meets at Holmhirst Methodist Church, Holmhirst Road, Woodseats, Sheffield, S8 0GU, 2-4pm. New members of any ability very welcome. For further details tel. 01142 869786.

Crafty Morning, The Tearoom in Cliffe Park, Callywhite Lane, Dronfield, S18 2XP, 10.30-12.30pm, free event. Get together and out of the house in the cold weather, appeals to all ages and hope that ladies with babies can join us too. We have highchairs and toys to keep the kids amused. It’s a chance to finish old craft projects, learn new skills, share skills and start new projects and also have a good chat with old and make new friends. https://vintagerosecatering.com/

Knit & Knatter, or Crochet & Crafts, St. Mary’s Church Hall, South Road, Walkley, 12.30-2.30pm, £10 for 5 weeks, (including refreshments). Needles, wool, patterns etc. all available. Further Information, tel. 07960 512206.

Holly Green Art and Craft Club at Frith Road Community Centre, (off Hollinsend Road) 1.30-3.30pm. Followed by Gentle Exercise and Games 3.30-4.30pm. New Members always welcome. For more information please call 0114 2390963.

Mini Movers, The Brookfield Centre, Lime Grove, Swinton, Rotherham, S64 8TQ, 10-11.30am, tel. 01709 334458.

Lower Wincobank 50+ Invitation, inviting new members to weekly meeting, Community Centre, Jedburgh Drive 1pm. The group provides a friendly and welcoming environment with the emphasis on health and wellbeing. Refreshments provided. www.sheffield50plus.org.uk

Your Art, A space, where people can meet in a relaxed environment, and enjoy the pleasure of art. Paint and paper supplied, advice given on request. The group is for beginners and those who are more experienced. A great way to meet new friends. The Hanover Hall, Jesus Centre, 93 Broomspring Lane, Broomhall, Sheffield, 1–4pm, free. Tel. 0114 0252 1155.

The Rose Choir, Chesterfield Studios, Rose Hill, Chesterfield, 7.30pm, tel. 01246 271540, www.chesterfieldstudios.co.uk

Play Cafe, Chesterfield Studios, Rose Hill, Chesterfield, 10-3pm, tel. 01246 271540, www.chesterfieldstudios.co.uk

Westfield Disabled Swimming Group, Westfield School, Eckington Road, Sothall, 7.30-8.30pm. New members welcome at the sessions, open to all disabled people plus helper partner or friend. Information Alan Smith (Treasurer) tel. 0114 2394484 or Roger Smith (Chairman) tel. 0114 2393723.

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

THEATRE

Star Wars, The Last Jedi, Buxton Cinema Pavilion Arts Centre, £7, tel. 01298 72190. www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Sleeping Beauty, Buxton Opera House, £19.50-£23, tel. 01298 72190. www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan, Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, tel. 01246 345222. www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Mother Goose, Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield. Tel. 0114 249 6000. www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

The Wizard of Oz, Crucible Theatre, Sheffield. Tel. 0114 249 6000. www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Killamarsh Dreams, DRama Entertainment Art & Music Society, local drama group, St Giles Church Hall, Sheepcote Road, 6-8pm, first week free. If you love to act, dance or sing in a fun friendly environment this is the place for you, previous experience not essential, aimed at young people, scool year 3 or above. Tel. 07518334783. killamarsh.dreams@outlook.com

53 Theatre Group, amateur theatre group meeting, Lansdowne Chapel, Cemetry Road, Sheffield, S11 8FP, 7.30pm. www.53group.org.uk

DANCE

Dance Classes, Adult Beginner Ballet Class, 7.30-8.30pm. Adult Tap Open to all, 7.30-8.30pm. Adult Advanced Street Dance, 8.30-9.30pm. Hype Dance Company, 60 Upper Allen Street, Sheffield, S3 7GL, £6. Tel. 0114 2758503.

Line Dancing, with tuition, Norton House Country Club, Norton Lane, Sheffield 8, 8.30-10.15pm. Members £1.20, guests £2.70. No.1 and 18a buses pass the door.

Line Dancing, for Beginners, Victoria Hall, Chapel Walk, 12.45–1.45pm, £3.50. Contact Age Active tel. 2766747.

Sequence Dancing, St James Church Hall, Woodhouse, 1-3pm. Tel. 01246 432185.


Walk The Line with Diana, Line Dancing Improvers and Intermediates, Tythe Barn Community Centre, Woodhouse Village, S13, improvers 12-1.30pm, intermediates 12-2.30pm. Tel. 0114 2475644.

Swing Dance Classes, 60-68 Trippet Lane, S1 4EL, 8pm, £5. Beginners welcome. Tel. 01142668101. www.bellabalboa.co.uk

Sequence Dance, Burton Street Foundation, Hillsborough, S62HH, 2-4pm. Tel. 2330543.

HEALTH

Fitness Classes, for adults with autism and learning disabilities, run by a specialist instructor with experience in supporting people with disabilities. Come along and meet new people and have fun in a friendly, sociable and supportive environment. Ponds Forge, Sheaf Street, Sheffield, S1 2BP, 3.30-4.30pmpm), £3.75 for first 12, then £6 after. If you would like to find out more contact Kirsty Fields, tel. 07581627651 or email accessfitness@autismplus.co.uk

Zumba, The Venue, Stocksbridge, 6pm, £4. www.thevenuestocksbridge.co.uk

Hatha Yoga, with Steve Avian, Broomhill Methodist Church, 7.30-9pm. Contact Steve, tel. 07792 557 105 for more details or see www.shamayoga.org.uk

Pilates, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Rd), Walkley S6 3TG, 5.45-6.45pm, Lorna tel. 07780685367. www.walkleycommunitycentre.org for further information.

Weight-Watchers, Sloans Medical Centre, Heeley, 6.30pm. Tel. 07849344735. KOxley@weight-watchers.co.uk

Sahaja Yoga Meditation, National Meditation Centre, Unit 11, Troutbeck Road, (off Abbeydale Road), Sheffield, S7 2QA, 10-4pm, free adm. drop in anytime. Details, Patrick tel. 07814741224. www.meetup.com/free-meditation-yoga-yorkshire

Try Chigung for self healing, for intermediates, gentle exercise, improve your mental and physical well being with this ancient Chinese exercise. Victoria Community Centre, S2 2SE, 6-8pm, £7. Further details contact Phil info@shiatsusheffield.co.uk

Zumba Gold, (Young at Heart) Class, Grenoside Community Centre, 1.30-2.30pm, £5. Easy to follow, low impact, latin-inspired dance fitness class. Party at your own pace and forget about exercise. Great for beginners and active older adults. Tel. 07949 126312 or email: gillyfitness@googlemail.com or just turn up.

Sheffield T’ai Chi, for relaxation, health, flexibility, circulation and balance, Wesley Hall, Crookes, 7.30-9pm, £6 per session, £4 concessions. Friendly class with experienced teacher. Come and try it out. Tel. 01142517217, 07843390675. www.sheffieldtaichi.co.uk

Swimming Group, Sheffield Royal Society for the Blind, (SRSB), Mappin Street, 11.30am to head to Upperthorpe Baths. The SRSB also provides a discussion group for those experiencing Phantom Visions as a side effect of sight loss. For details tel. 0114 272 2757.

Zhumba Latin Dance Fitness, Victoria Hall, Chapel Walk, 11.40– 12.30pm, £3.50. Contact Age Active tel. 2766747.

Tai Chi, for the Over Fifties, Victoria Hall, Chapel Walk, 10.30–11.30am, £3.50. Contact Age Active tel. 2766747.

Pilates Class, Beginners, Beighton Welfare Recreation Ground, High Street, Sheffield, S20 1EA, 6.15–7.15pm. Karen Fawley tel. 07894 307000 for further details. www.pilatesinmind.co.uk

Piloxing Class, Boxing, Pilates, Dance, Oughtibridge Wesleyan Reform Chapel, 6.30-7.30pm, £4. Tel. 07949 126312 or just turn up.

Tai Chi, 11-12pm, (DS). Movement through Dance, 10-11am, (MH). Livewire Drama, 4-5pm, (DS). Karate 6-7pm, (MH). Wales Art Group, 7-9pm, (DS). iveton Park and Wales Village Hall, Walesmoor Avenue, Kiveton Park, S26 5RF. Info tel. 01909 770357. www.kpwvillagehall.org.uk

Slimming World, Tabernacle Church, Proctor Place, Hillsborough, 10-12pm, 5pm & 7pm. Christine tel. 0114 2817860/07904 864 415. christinebeecroft@msn.com

SPORT 


The Richmond Rockets, Walking Football Team, With the support of The Friends of Richmond Park, Meet at the Pavilion, Richmond Park, S13 8LF, 10-11.30am. Buses 7 to Jazzies Crossing Normanton Hill then through the Park. 25 or 40 to St Catherine’s Church then a short walk to the main park entrance. Further info www.forp.me or Facebook - Friends of Richmond Park Sheffield.

Hotshots, Sheffield Hatters beginner basketball session, All Saints Sports Centre, (Goals), 95 Norfolk Park Road, Sheffield, S2 2RU, 5-6.30pm, £3.50.

Taekwondo, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Rd), Walkley S6 3TG, 7-9pm, Ian tel. 07919826522. www.walkleycommunitycentre.org for further information.

Community Snooker, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Rd), Walkley S6 3TG, 8-10pm, drop in, £3 per table, non-members welcome. www.walkleycommunitycentre.org for further information.

Wing Chun Kung Fu Class, Hallgate United Reformed Church, Hallgate, Doncaster, 7-9pm. Tel. 07958047651 for info.

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, Parkwood Academy, Longley Ave West, S5 8UF, 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

Shaolin FistsKung Fu, The Fitness Club, Surrey St, S1 2LG, 7.30-9pm, one-to-one Kung Fu and/or 5 Elements Qigong lessons by arrangement. Tel. 07960 531968.

Mosborough Short Mat Bowling Club, meet at the Joseph Stone Centre, School Road, Mosborough, 1-4pm, admission £2. Beginners and new members welcome. For further details, Eric tel. 0114 2477507.

Martial Arts and Tai Chi, for beginners, discover the amazing fun of Lishi, Heeley Institute, Hartley St, near Heeley City Farm, 7-8pm, £5/£4. tel. 07740870848. Email Paul sheffield@lishi.org

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

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Friday, December 15, 2017

GENERAL

Worrall Male Voice Choir, with special guests Chapeltown Silver Prize Band are holding a Christmas Celebration in the Wesley Hall, Crookes, 7.30pm. Tickets are £7.00 including refreshments, (Under 16s free accompanied by adult). Available on the door or from telephone 0845 601 4943.

Traditional Carols, Bradfield Village Hall, 7pm.

Javan Wright, local recording artist who has been chosen to perform at and give a short talk at a networking event to be held at Google Garage Sheffield, 5-8pm, and will involve networking, light refreshments and most importantly those in attendance will have the opportunity to converse with Google experts and see live performance.

Christmas Tree Festival, The Friends of St. Edmund’s, Castleton. There will be approximately 50 decorated trees with multi coloured lights, on view. Opening times, Sunday to Friday 12.30-5pm, Saturdays 12.30-6pm.

Exhibition, For a Burning Love, The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, Sheffield, S1 4FW, 9-5pm.

Exhibition, Ravilious & Co: The Pattern of Friendship, English Artist Designers 1922-1942, The Millennium Gallery.

Exhibition, Small Stories: At Home in a Doll’s House, Weston Park Museum. www.museums-sheffield.org.uk

Handmade for Christmas, You’ll find gifts created by some of the country’s most talented artisan makers at The Millennium Gallery.

Best Art Vinyl, 12 Years on 12 Inches and Best Art Vinyl Barnsley, The Civic, admission is free. For more information tel. 01226 327000. www.barnsleycivic.co.uk

Exhibition, Photomarathon Sheffield, Millennium Gallery, Sheffield.

Martin F. Bedford: 40 Years of Rock n Roll, Exhibition of the posters of Martin F. Bedford, one of the founders of the infamous Sheffield Leadmill. The Closed Shop, 52-54 Commonside, Sheffield, S10 1GG

Exhibition, Wind Rain Sunset, The Brick Gallery, 329 Abbeydale Road, Sheffield, S7 1FS. info@thebrickgallery.co.uk

Cathie’s Creative Sewing Classes, Small friendly classes running throughout the year, during term time. Bring your own projects or I can set you tasks to improve your sewing skills! Classes are held in a fully equipped spacious studio and all skill levels are welcome. 12.30-2.30pm. £75 for an average half term of six classes (this varies in accordance with the length of each term). Call Cathie, tel. 07905 250826, cathiemccartan@gmail.com, www.cathiescreative.com

Batik for Beginners, Would you like to learn how to create a Batik textile? Come along to these sessions to play with colour and fabric, making marks, patterns and designs using the ancient textile art of Batik. Apply hot wax onto cotton fabric with a “tjanting” or brush then add a rainbow of colour with cold water fibre reactive dyes. These classes are designed for absolute beginners and those with some experience. The Art House, Backfields, Sheffield, S1 4HJ, 6-8pm, £15 per class or £75 for all 6 sessions (saving £15). Find the full list of dates and book on our website www.arthousesheffield.co.uk or call us tel. 0114 272 3970.

Hummingbird Music, pre-school music session, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Rd), Walkley S6 3TG, 9.30 -11.30am, Hannah tel. 07504985983 hannahgkidd@gmail.com. www.walkleycommunitycentre.org for further information.

Toddler Group, Wincobank Village Hall, Newman Road, Sheffield, S9 1LQ, 9.30-11.30am. Tel. 07799404525.

Old Masters Art Club, seeking new members all ages and ability, free tuition, water colour, acrylic, pastels, pencil drawings. Victoria Hall, Chapel Walk, 12.30-3pm. Gordon, tel. 07910110161.

Drop in Fridays, drop in day & lunch club for senior citizens, The Venue, Stocksbridge, 10-3pm. Social event with conversation, games/activities and lunch, all welcome, small fee for lunch, For more info, tel. 0114 2838692 or email deborahfrith@thevenuestocksbridge.co.uk

Tots and Toddlers, The Brookfield Centre, Lime Grove, Swinton, Rotherham, S64 8TQ, 10-11.30am, tel. 01709 334458.

Feminist Over Fifties Social Group, The Showroom Cafe, Sheffield, meets fortnightly. For details contact Maggie, tel. 0114 2306600, or feministsoverfifty@gmail.com

Friday Feel-Good, come along for a cuppa, a chat and a chill out, swap ideas and advice as well as take part in regular mini-meditation sessions designed to completely de-stress, uplift and prepare you to face the world. Initially designed for my clients who feel they are ready to begin socialising, yet are not ready to jump in at the deep end yet This group is perfect for anyone having experienced low mood wanting to gently ease back into facing the world, make friends and take time out with support. 10-11am. Donations for refreshments and meditation/guest speakers etc please. www.halcyonhypno.com/what-s-on.html

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/www.noodleperformancearts.com

THEATRE

Star Wars, The Last Jedi, Buxton Cinema Pavilion Arts Centre, £7, tel. 01298 72190. www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Sleeping Beauty, Buxton Opera House, £19.50-£23, tel. 01298 72190. www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan, Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, tel. 01246 345222. www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Mother Goose, Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield. Tel. 0114 249 6000. www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

The Wizard of Oz, Crucible Theatre, Sheffield. Tel. 0114 249 6000. www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

Jason Manford, Work in Progress, Buxton Opera House, 7.30pm, £17.50, tel. 01298 72190. www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

The Magic Toy Shop, The Civic Theatre, Barnsley, various times. Tickets £12, £10 concession, £8 child. www.barnsleycivic.co.uk

DANCE

Line Dance Classes, Frecheville Community Centre, Churchdale Road, Sheffield, S12 4XT. Qualified Line Dance Instruction. Absolute Beginner class, 7-8pm, £2. Improver/Intermediate class, 8-10.30pm, £3.50. Contact Margaret – 0114 247 1880 – www.goin-stompin.co.uk

Beginners Sequence Dancing, Victoria Hall, Chapel Walk, Sheffield, S1, 10.30-12.30pm, £3.50 per class includes tea and biscuits. Contact Age Active tel. 2766747.

Adult Acrobatics, open to all,Hype Dance Company, 60 Upper Allen Street, Sheffield, S3 7GL, 7.30-8.30pm, £6. Tel. 0114 2758503.

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: tel. 07790 821181 or info@rotherhamyouthdance.co.uk

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

HEALTH

Chairobics, plus games and social afterwards, The Venue, Stocksbridge, 10.30-12pm. www.thevenuestocksbridge.co.uk

Weight-Watchers, Sloans Medical Centre, Heeley, 10.30am. Tel. 07849344735. KOxley@weight-watchers.co.uk

Weight-Watchers, Ebenezer Church, Greenhow St, Walkley, 5.30pm. Tel. 07849344735. KOxley@weight-watchers.co.uk

Tai Chi Session, Sheffield Royal Society for the Blind, (SRSB), Mappin Street, 2.30-3.30pm. Creative writing workshop, 11-12.30pm. The SRSB also provide a discussion group for those experiencing Phantom Visions as a side effect of sight loss. For details tel. 0114 272 2757.

Fit Mums Fitness Class, Oughtibridge Chapel, Church Street, 10-11am, £5. Children of all ages welcome at the session while you exercise. Toys provided. www.revitalizefitness.co.uk Aimee@revitalizefitness.co.uk

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

SPORT

Pilsung Taekwondo, CDYST Sports Centre, Coldwell Lane, Crosspool, 7.30pm, all ages and abilities welcome. Andy tel. 07774773355.

Steel City Bowling Club, gents teams, vets’ so players have to be 60 years young or more, to be eligible, bowling green, just across the road from Concord Sports Centre, Shiregreen Lane. Info. Gordon Davis tel. 0114 2421441, Peter Stevens tel. 0114 4186334/07805688571.

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.

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

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Saturday, December 16, 2017

GENERAL

Farmers Market, Bradfield Village Hall, Low Bradfield, 9-3pm, tel. 2851227.

Bradflix, Bradfield Village Hall, evening film, 7pm, bar and refreshments. www.bradflix.co.uk

Railway Walk, The Santa Hat Walk, A 7 mile linear walk from Penistone to Silkstone Common with the Penistone Line Partnership. Wear a festive hat if you like! Train departs: Sheffield 08.36, Meadowhall 08.42 to Penistone. Text: 07908- 450444. Website www.penline.co.uk

Introduction to Oil Painting Workshop, This is a one off workshop, suitable for beginners and improvers, is based around a still life subject . www.arthousesheffield.co.uk

Abstract Mandalas and Mindfulness Workshop, In this workshop Sarah will encourage you to explore art making and mindfulness techniques through tutor led discussion and meditation. The Art House, Backfields, Sheffield, S1 4HJ, 10-4pm, £40 (all materials included). Find more information and book your place at tel. 0114 272 3970 www.arthousesheffield.co.uk

Stannington Brass Band, Merry Night, Lomas Hall. www.StanningtonBrassBand@btinternet.com

The Village Screen, pop up cinema, Screenings of Elf, 2.30pm, all ages. The Gremlins, 8.30pm, 16+, The Abbeydale Picture House, Sheffield. The Village Screen’s DJ will be spinning all the best Christmas classics and there will be food to relish from excellent local street food traders The Gravy Train, Pie Eyed and Cow Boys Burgers. The Village Screen Bar will be open serving delicious Christmas-themed cocktails, beers by Thornbridge Brewery, Prosecco, wines, mulled wine, soft drinks and a selection of cinema snacks and hot drinks. Tickets are priced at £14.00 for adults and £11.00 for children, students and seniors. There are also family ticket options available. Online booking fees apply. www.thevillagegreenevents.co.uk

Christmas Tree Festival, The Friends of St. Edmund’s, Castleton. There will be approximately 50 decorated trees with multi coloured lights, on view. Opening times, Sunday to Friday 12.30-5pm, Saturdays 12.30-6pm.

Exhibition, For a Burning Love, The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, Sheffield, S1 4FW, 9-5pm.

Exhibition, Ravilious & Co: The Pattern of Friendship, English Artist Designers 1922-1942, The Millennium Gallery.

Exhibition, Small Stories: At Home in a Doll’s House, Weston Park Museum. www.museums-sheffield.org.uk

Handmade for Christmas, You’ll find gifts created by some of the country’s most talented artisan makers at The Millennium Gallery.

Best Art Vinyl, 12 Years on 12 Inches and Best Art Vinyl Barnsley, The Civic, admission is free. For more information tel. 01226 327000. www.barnsleycivic.co.uk

Exhibition, Photomarathon Sheffield, Millennium Gallery, Sheffield.

Martin F. Bedford: 40 Years of Rock n Roll, Exhibition of the posters of Martin F. Bedford, one of the founders of the infamous Sheffield Leadmill. The Closed Shop, 52-54 Commonside, Sheffield, S10 1GG

Exhibition, Wind Rain Sunset, The Brick Gallery, 329 Abbeydale Road, Sheffield, S7 1FS. info@thebrickgallery.co.uk

Concord AllStars, Sheffield’s triple National Champion junior marching band, learn to play brass and percussion or dance in a friendly and informal setting. Ages 8 to 16 years, no experience required all instruments provided free of charge. Croft House Centre, Garden Street, Sheffield, S1 4BJ, 10-12pm. For more details tel. 0114 2491460 or email: rcs@concord.org.uk

Get to know your Sewing/Overlocking Machine, One off class to get to grips with your machine. This class is for normal machines and computerize machines. For more details contact, Course Leader Sheila Constance of Dressmakers Workshop, 124 Wortley Road, High Green, Sheffield S35 4LU or tel. 0114 2846868 or email: dressmakersworkshop@hotmail.com

Children’s Craft Classes, learn how to sew and knit. Age group 8 to 12 year old, small class sizes. For more details contact, Course Leader Sheila Constance of Dressmakers Workshop, 124 Wortley Road, High Green, Sheffield S35 4LU or tel. 0114 2846868 or email: dressmakersworkshop@hotmail.com

Highfield Adventure Playground, free, open & staffed, 2-5pm.

Capoeira, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Rd), Walkley S6 3TG, 10-12pm. cdoshef@hotmail.co.uk. www.walkleycommunitycentre.org for further information.

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

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/www.noodleperformancearts.com

THEATRE

Christmas With Music In The Round, With Roderick Williams, Anna Harvey, Louise Thomson, Gary Farr, Fraser Wilson, Sheffield Young Singers, Upper Chapel, 7.15-9.15pm (approx), £20, £14 Disabled & Unemployed, £5 Students & Under 35s. www.musicintheround.co.uk

The Magic Toy Shop, The Civic Theatre, Barnsley, various times. Tickets £12, £10 concession, £8 child. www.barnsleycivic.co.uk

Star Wars, The Last Jedi, Buxton Cinema Pavilion Arts Centre, £7, tel. 01298 72190. www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Sleeping Beauty, Buxton Opera House, £19.50-£23, tel. 01298 72190. www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan, Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, tel. 01246 345222. www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Mother Goose, Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield. Tel. 0114 249 6000. www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

The Wizard of Oz, Crucible Theatre, Sheffield. Tel. 0114 249 6000. www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

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

Childrens Classes, for all ages and abilities, 9-3pm. Childrens Street Dance Class open to all abilities, come and join the BeBop Crew, 3.30-4.30pm, £5. Hype Dance Company, 60 Upper Allen Street, Sheffield, S3 7GL. Tel. 0114 2758503.

Helen Taylor School of Dance, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Rd), Walkley S6 3TG, 10-11.30am, tel. 07794 147315. www.walkleycommunitycentre.org for further information.

DYDC, learn new dance styles, Bentley My Place, 9-11am, free. Tel. 07849175263 for info.

Liquid Fusion Dance, Boxing, Kiveton Park and Wales Village Hall, Walesmoor Avenue, Kiveton Park, S26 5RF, 10.30-11.30am, (DS). Info tel. 01909 770357. www.kpwvillagehall.org.uk

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

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

HEALTH

Weight Watchers, Wincobank Village Hall, Newman Road, Sheffield, S9 1LQ, 9.30-10.30am. Tel. 07799404525.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation, National Meditation Centre, Unit 11, Troutbeck Road, (off Abbeydale Road), Sheffield, S7 2QA, 3.30-5pm, free adm. Details, Patrick tel. 07814741224. www.meetup.com/free-meditation-yoga-yorkshire

Weightwatchers, Wickersley library, 286 Bawtry Road, Wickersley, S66 1JJ, 8.30am or 10am. Lisa, tel. 07742 339627.

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

SPORT

Taekwondo, English Institute of Sport (EIS) Sheffield, S9 5DA, 11am. All abilities welcome, for info. Simon tel. 07825553639.

Children’s Football Training, age 4-14, boys and girls, all abilities, Tapton School, Crosspool, Sheffield, 9-11am, just turn up , first lesson free. Tel. 0162956503. www.footballlinks.net

Soccer Skills, open age, Hillsborough Arena Hawskley Avenue, 10-11.20am. 5yrs up wards all age related. Level 2 Coaches DBS checked and First Aiders. £2.50 shin pads and a drink please. Followed by Goal Keeper training level 2 Coaches £2.50. Please contact Jonathon Bower 0114 2299458 Mob 07788595596 or email jonathonbower@uwclub.net

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

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.

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

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

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Sunday, December 17, 2017

GENERAL

9 Lessons and Carols, St Nicholas’ Church, High Bradfield, 6.30pm.

Brass and Carols, with The Stannington Brass Band, Upper Chapel, Norfolk Street, Sheffield, S1 2JD, 6pm. There will be a Carol Service with the Stannington Brass Band. Come along and sing to the sound of brass inside our beautifully decorated chapel. Hot drinks and mince pies will be provided after the service. Collection for HARC (Homeless and Rootless at Christmas). www.StanningtonBrassBand@btinternet.com

Stannington Brass Band, Ball Inn, Crookes, 8.30pm. www.StanningtonBrassBand@btinternet.com

The Village Screen, pop up cinema, Home Alone, 7.30pm, all ages, The Abbeydale Picture House, Sheffield. The Village Screen’s DJ will be spinning all the best Christmas classics and there will be food to relish from excellent local street food traders The Gravy Train, Pie Eyed and Cow Boys Burgers. The Village Screen Bar will be open serving delicious Christmas-themed cocktails, beers by Thornbridge Brewery, Prosecco, wines, mulled wine, soft drinks and a selection of cinema snacks and hot drinks. Tickets are priced at £14.00 for adults and £11.00 for children, students and seniors. There are also

family ticket options available. Online booking fees apply. www.thevillagegreenevents.co.uk

Christmas Tree Festival, The Friends of St. Edmund’s, Castleton. There will be approximately 50 decorated trees with multi coloured lights, on view. Opening times, Sunday to Friday 12.30-5pm, Saturdays 12.30-6pm.

Exhibition, For a Burning Love, The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, Sheffield, S1 4FW, 9-5pm.

Exhibition, Ravilious & Co: The Pattern of Friendship, English Artist Designers 1922-1942, The Millennium Gallery.

Exhibition, Small Stories: At Home in a Doll’s House, Weston Park Museum. www.museums-sheffield.org.uk

Handmade for Christmas, You’ll find gifts created by some of the country’s most talented artisan makers at The Millennium Gallery.

Best Art Vinyl, 12 Years on 12 Inches and Best Art Vinyl Barnsley, The Civic, admission is free. For more information tel. 01226 327000. www.barnsleycivic.co.uk

Exhibition, Photomarathon Sheffield, Millennium Gallery, Sheffield.

Martin F. Bedford: 40 Years of Rock n Roll, Exhibition of the posters of Martin F. Bedford, one of the founders of the infamous Sheffield Leadmill. The Closed Shop, 52-54 Commonside, Sheffield, S10 1GG

Exhibition, Wind Rain Sunset, The Brick Gallery, 329 Abbeydale Road, Sheffield, S7 1FS. info@thebrickgallery.co.uk

The Salvation Army, meetings at The Tabernacle, Proctor Place, Hillsborough, 6pm, everybody welcome.

Open Circle, 3pm, £1. Divine Service, 6.30pm, donation. Whitham Road Spiritualist Church, 109 Whitham Road, Sheffield, S10 2SL, all welcome. Info. tel. 0114 2664025.

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.

THEATRE

Sir Richard Arkwright’s Masson Mills Band, with Perfect Pitch Choir and friends in a Christmas Spectacular, The Winding Wheel, Chesterfield, 3pm, tkts £12.50, £35 family, tel. 01246 345222. www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

The Magic Toy Shop, The Civic Theatre, Barnsley, various times. Tickets £12, £10 concession, £8 child. www.barnsleycivic.co.uk

Star Wars, The Last Jedi, Buxton Cinema Pavilion Arts Centre, £7, tel. 01298 72190. www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Sleeping Beauty, Buxton Opera House, £19.50-£23, tel. 01298 72190. www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan, Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, tel. 01246 345222. www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Mother Goose, Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield. Tel. 0114 249 6000. www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

The Wizard of Oz, Crucible Theatre, Sheffield. Tel. 0114 249 6000. www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

DANCE

Learn How to Dance, Argentinean Tango with Lucas Gastiarena and Melanie Jarman, Cubana, Leopold Square, Sheffield, S1. 2.30-3.45pm for beginners/intermediates. 3.45-5pm for improvers/advanced and 5pm we have social dance. £5 per class or £8 for two. Free Admission.

Sunday Sequence Dance, Davy Sports Club, Prince of Wales Road, 7.45-10.30pm. All welcome. For further details tel. 0114 2693071.

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

SPORT

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.

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.

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Monday, December 18, 2017

GENERAL

Local Carols with Malcolm Nunn, accompanied by Andrew Durdy, Bradfield Village Hall, 7.30pm, tickets from Flask End, Bradfield Post Office and Malcolm tel. 2337463.

Stannington Brass Band, Hillsborough Hotel, Langsett Road, 8.30pm. www.StanningtonBrassBand@btinternet.com

Intro to Soft Cut Lino Printing, with Sam Groom , On this workshop for complete beginners, you will learn how to transfer and cut out your design using ‘soft cut’ lino. Your design can be on any theme you like, be it a festive theme or some other subject that inspires you and you can produce prints onto paper or blank cards. The Art House, Backfields, Sheffield, S1 4HJ, 10a-4pm, Cost: £56 (all materials included). Find more information and book your place at tel. 0114 272 3970. www.arthousesheffield.co.uk

Exhibition, For a Burning Love, The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, Sheffield, S1 4FW, 9-5pm.

Exhibition, Ravilious & Co: The Pattern of Friendship, English Artist Designers 1922-1942, The Millennium Gallery.

Exhibition, Small Stories: At Home in a Doll’s House, Weston Park Museum. www.museums-sheffield.org.uk

Handmade for Christmas, You’ll find gifts created by some of the country’s most talented artisan makers at The Millennium Gallery.

Best Art Vinyl, 12 Years on 12 Inches and Best Art Vinyl Barnsley, The Civic, admission is free. For more information tel. 01226 327000. www.barnsleycivic.co.uk

Exhibition, Photomarathon Sheffield, Millennium Gallery, Sheffield.

Martin F. Bedford: 40 Years of Rock n Roll, Exhibition of the posters of Martin F. Bedford, one of the founders of the infamous Sheffield Leadmill. The Closed Shop, 52-54 Commonside, Sheffield, S10 1GG

Exhibition, Wind Rain Sunset, The Brick Gallery, 329 Abbeydale Road, Sheffield, S7 1FS. info@thebrickgallery.co.uk

Art & Watercolours, The Venue, Manchester Road, Stocksbridge, 10.30am. To book tel. 0114 2838692.

Card Playing Group, invites new players, if you enjoy a game of Solo head to Caroline Court, in Hope, from 7pm onwards. For only £1, you will get a fun evening including refreshments. Beginners and all ages are welcome. If you don’t need to know how to play there’s lots of help if you need it. For further information please call Peter Scanlon tel. 01433 670390 or Pam tel. 01433 652188.

Moo Music, pre-school musical session with signing, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Rd), Walkley S6 3TG, 10-12am, contact Katie tel. 07837239621. www.walkleycommunitycentre.org for further information.

Stained Glass Course, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Rd), Walkley S6 3TG 8-9.30pm, Natasha tel. 07726963827. www.walkleycommunitycentre.org for further information.

Youth Club, for 11yrs+, Wincobank Village Hall, Newman Road, Sheffield, S9 1LQ, 6-8pm. Tel. 07799404525.

Art & Watercolour Workshops, The Venue, Stocksbridge, 10.30-12pm, £5 per session, beginners welcome, all materials provided, drop in drop out basis. Tel. 0114 2838692 to discuss a course, find out more or to book.

Clock off with Clay, After Work Sessions, come and have fun with our wheel throwing sessions, Bank Street Arts, Sheffield, 5.30-6.30pm, £12, turn up and pay on the day, please arrive 10 minutes early to make payment. Visit our website for more information www.arthousesheffield.co.uk

Good Taste, Broomhill, 195 Whitham Road, Broomhill, Sheffield, S10 2SN, for a wide selection of Fair and Ethically Traded goods. There is a unique selection of gifts, jewellery, food and household goods as well as unusual cards for every occasion, including romantic ones. Monday to Saturday, 10-5.30pm. Buses 51, 52 pass the door and there is good metered parking nearby. See www.goodtaste.org.uk; Tel. 0114 438 1428 for more information or just come and browse!

Small Voices, Big Noises. 12.15-1pm. Musical Fun for 0-4s with an adult. Led by Martin Harwood. First session free. Then adult £3, child £1. Library opens to public at 1pm. Story-Time, Walkley Library, South Road, S6 3TD, 2-3pm stories, crafts and singing for 2-4 year olds. Free activity. A thank you to our customers.

Sheffield Amateur Radio Club, what you need to know to get started, training is free in all levels to obtain your amateur radio license, meet at the Transport Club, Meadowhead, Norton, S8 7RH. Fully equipped radio shack/traing room, all welcome. For more info. www.sheffieldarc.org.uk

Sewing Circle, (CR), 5-9pm. Addisons, 11-12pm (badminton MH), Kiveton Park and Wales Village Hall, Walesmoor Avenue, Kiveton Park, S26 5RF. Info 01909 770357. www.kpwvillagehall.org.uk

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.

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

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.

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/www.noodleperformancearts.com

THEATRE

The Magic Toy Shop, The Civic Theatre, Barnsley, various times. Tickets £12, £10 concession, £8 child. www.barnsleycivic.co.uk

Star Wars, The Last Jedi, Buxton Cinema Pavilion Arts Centre, £7, tel. 01298 72190. www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

Sleeping Beauty, Buxton Opera House, £19.50-£23, tel. 01298 72190. www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk

The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan, Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, tel. 01246 345222. www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk

Mother Goose, Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield. Tel. 0114 249 6000. www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

The Wizard of Oz, Crucible Theatre, Sheffield. Tel. 0114 249 6000. www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

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

Scottish Country Dancing, The Peel Centre, Dronfield, S18 1PY, 7.30-9.30pm. No partner, or special clothes or footwear is needed. Complete beginners are very welcome and will quickly learn to dance reels, jigs and strathspeys under expert and patient guidance. There is much fun and laughter in this friendly group. If you fancy a go but are not sure whether it is right for you, come along- the first 2 sessions are free. For more information please contact Jan tel. 01246 419490 or Mavis tel. 01246 411552.

Royal Scottish Country Dance Society, (RSCDS), friendly and helpful group run classes for experienced and beginners, no partner necessary. Silverdale School, Bents Crescent, Sheffield S11 9QH, 7.30-9.45pm. Cost £4 per evening. Come along and get fit whilst having lots of fun. For information please call Norma tel. 0114 2366723 or Kate tel. 0114 285 4181.

Dance Classes, Junior Contemporary Class, 5.30-6.30pm. Adult Beginner Contemporary, 6-7pm. Adult Advanced Contemporary, 7-8pm. Adult Advanced Ballet, 8-9.30pm. Hype Dance Company, 60 Upper Allen Street, Sheffield, S3 7GL, £6. Tel. 0114 2758503.

Arabic Dancing Class, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Rd), Walkley, S6 3TG, 7.30-8.30pm. Contact Konny tel. 07971 836910. www.walkleycommunitycentre.org for further information.

Adult Ballet Class, The Lomas Hall, Stannington, 8pm. Mixed ability class. Contact Holly tel. 07707070013 for more details. www.bmmyersdance.com

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

HEALTH

Slimming World, The Venue, Stocksbridge, 5pm & 7pm. www.thevenuestocksbridge.co.uk

Zumba Toning, The Venue, Stocksbridge, 7.15pm, £4. www.thevenuestocksbridge.co.uk

Pop Pilates, The Venue, Stocksbridge, 6pm, £5. www.thevenuestocksbridge.co.uk

Zumba, The Venue, Stocksbridge, 9.45am, £4. www.thevenuestocksbridge.co.uk

Healthy & Active, Over 50’s Excercise & Social Group, Walkley Community Centre, 7a Fir Street (off South Rd), Walkley S6 3TG, 1.30-3pm, drop-in £1, no need to book. www.walkleycommunitycentre.org for further information.

Weight-Watchers, Ecclesfield Support Unit, 4.45pm. Tel. 07849344735. KOxley@weight-watchers.co.uk

Sahaja Yoga Meditation, National Meditation Centre, Unit 11, Troutbeck Road, (off Abbeydale Road), Sheffield, S7 2QA, 7.30-9pm, free adm. Details, Patrick tel. 07814741224. www.meetup.com/free-meditation-yoga-yorkshire

Try Chigung for self healing, for beginners, gentle exercise, improve your mental and physical well being with this ancient Chinese exercise. Victoria Community Centre S2 2SE, 6.30-8pm, £7. Further details contact Phil info@shiatsusheffield.co.uk

Slimming World, Abbeydale Sports Club, Abbeydale Road South, Sheffield, S17 3LJ, 5.30pm or 7.30pm. Jo tel. 07590 545253.

Daisy Active Antenatal Class, Nurture Health Clinic, 8 Campo Lane, S1, 6pm, lasts 1.5 hours. Info. tel. 07518357552. www.thedaisyfoundation.com

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.

Wisewood Gym Laird Road, Mon-Fri 5-9pm, Sat-Sun 9-12pm, pay as you go and no contract monthly membership available. PAYG is £4 and monthly membership is £24 for adults, £20 for juniors (16-18). Teen Gym sessions on a weekend. Contact 0114 2335457 for more info and to book an induction.

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

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

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

SPORT

Taekwondo, English Institute of Sport (EIS), Sheffield, S9 5DA, 7pm. All abilities welcome, for info. Simon tel. 07825553639.

PJC Strike Soccer Disability Football, Fun football sessions for players with disabilities and additional needs. Forge Valley Sports Centre, Wood Lane, Sheffield, S6 5HG, 6.20pm-8pm, £4 a session. Friendly group, all ages and abilities welcome. Please contact Paul Crossley tel. 07939 806725.

Steel City Bowling Club, looking for new members, novice or expert, open to ladies, gents & juniors. bowling green, just across the road from Concord Sports Centre, Shiregreen Lane. Info. Gordon Davis tel. 0114 2421441, Peter Stevens tel. 0114 4186334/07805688571.

Sharks Basketball Hub Club, Parkwood School, Longley Avenue West, Sheffield, S5 8UF. Details www.sharksbasketball.co.uk

Sharks Basketball Hub Club, Stocksbridge High School, Shay House Lane, Stocksbridge, Sheffield, S36 1FD. Details www.sharksbasketball.co.uk

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.

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.

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

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