February Events

Thursdays 2nd & 16th February – Upper Eden Memory Club – Kirkby Stephen Methodist Church

10.30 am to 12 noon.

We continue to meet alternate Thursdays at KIrkby Stephen Methodist Church (opposite the Spar Shop), where we enjoy fellowship over tea and coffee followed by guided activities and usually end with singing some favourite songs of old. For people with memory problems , who are disabled or who are lonely.  Enjoy time with friends.  Also offering help and support for carers. No need to book, just turn up.  Do you know of anyone who may benefit?

We are always ready to accept newcomers and volunteer helpers.  For more information contact Tony Taylor on 017683 42702 or [email protected]

Friday 3rd February – Kirkby Stephen Community Arts Remote Cinema presents – `Knives Out’ (12A) – Kirkby Stephen Sports and Social Club

7.30 pm.  Adults £5/Under 18s £3. For more information contact Kate on 07770 533107 or visit – https://kirkbystephencommunityarts.co.uk/

Saturday 4th February –  Kirkby Stephen Hockey Club – Bonkers Bingo – The Engine Shed, Pennine Park

Bingo with music, prizes and lots of fun. Food available.  Disco til late.  £15 per ticket.  Adults only.  Tickets available from Sally Addison 07703320134 or Anthea Bowman on 07588574179.

Tuesday 7th January – Creative Journal Making Class – Brough Memorial Hall

Workshops are all day (10am to 4pm) so bring your own lunch.  During each class you will learn and make an A5 book using one of my original designs, exploring different mixed media techniques and binding options.

All materials are supplied and you will end the class with your own unique journal for writing, drawing painting etc.
Booking details are on my website neelzexpressionz.com under workshops.  Feel free to contact me should you have any other questions. — with Helen Boardman.

Friday 10th February – Kirkby Stephen Hearing Services (by Upper Eden Rotary Club) – Kirkby Stephen Local Links

10 am to 12 noon. Kirkby Stephen Hearing Services run their clinics for anyone needing repairs or servicing to their hearing aids, here at the Local Links on the 2nd Friday of each month.  This service is BY APPOINTMENT ONLY – please ring 07724 132277.

Hearing aid batteries can be provided here at Local Links, free of charge, if you are registered at a doctors in Eden.  Our opening hours are Mondays and Wednesdays, 10am to 12 noon, and 1 pm to 3 pm. Please bring details of the battery size you require.

Saturday 11th February – Sewing workshop – Ravenstonedale Heritage and Community Centre

10 am to 4 pm.  £15 per person.  Come along and learn to make an item of your choice.  Please bring easy or very easy paper pattern, fabric, cotton thread, sharp scissors, scissors for cutting paper, pins, un-picker, french chalk and sewing machine (if you have one) and a packed lunch.  Tea, coffee and biscuits provided.  Call Jan on 07876 508027 to reserve your place.

Saturday 11th February – Sedbergh Environmental Market – St. Andrew’s Church

FREE event.  10am-3pm. A wonderful selection of eco stallholders providing information on protecting the environment and selling natural and sustainable products, recycled and upcycled arts & crafts and delicious eco-friendly foods!

Tuesdays 14th & 28th February – Warm Space – Kirkby Stephen Methodist Church

Tuesdays (fortnightly) 1.30 pm to 4.00 pm.  Come and join us in the warmth for dominoes, board games, newspapers, jigsaws, books, toys, hot drinks, biscuits and chat.  All welcome.