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Friday 30 January 2015

  • It's Tiny Tearaways time from 9.30am to 12.30pm at Acacia Fitness. Visit www.fitness.acacia-dartford.co.uk or call 01322 343490 for more information and prices. (Weekly)
  • Down at Dartford Library today the Talktime Group meets from 10.30am to 11.30am, the Papercrafts Group meets from 1.30pm to 2.30pm and it's Baby Rhyme Time from 2.15pm to 2.45pm. (Weekly)
  • Friday Night Magic is on at the Meeting Place tonight from 6pm to 11pm. (Weekly)
  • If you're planning a night out this weekend, don't forget to Grabbacab from Westgate car park (opposite Air & Breathe). Grab your cab from there between 11.30pm and 3.30am on Fridays and Saturdays. (Weekly)
  • Dartford's Saturday Market is on in the High Street tomorrow so pop down and pick up a bargain! (Weekly)
  • Dartford's parkrun takes place tomorrow (Saturday) morning from 9am in Central Park. To register for the 5km timed run visit www.parkrun.org.uk/dartford (Weekly)

Thursday 29 January 2015

  • Grab a bargain at Dartford's Thursday Market in the High Street today! For more information visit www.dartford.gov.uk/markets or like us on Facebook www.facebook.com/dartfordmarkets (Weekly)
  • You have just a few days left to sign up for Energy Deal! Register by Monday 2 February for the opportunity to make savings on your gas and electricity bills. Visit www.energydealswitch.com or pop into the Civic Centre between 10am & 4pm today with your annual energy statement.
  • Pay a visit to Sally Ann's Pantry, a community café run by The Salvation Army at their hall in Hythe Street. It's open every Thursday from 10am to 1.30pm with teas, coffees and home-made food at very reasonable prices. (Weekly)
  • Take part in some gentle exercise and improve your health at a Tai Chi class today from 10am to 12noon at Tree Community Centre in Cedar Road. The session costs £2.50. For more information contact Chrissie on 07734 258095. This class is supported by Healthy Living Centre Dartford. (Weekly)
  • The Kent Stop Smoking Service runs sessions throughout the week to support people who are quitting smoking. All sessions must be booked in advance by calling 0300 123 1220. Thursday's sessions take place in Dartford Library from 2pm to 5pm. (Weekly – various venues) 

Wednesday 28 January 2015

  • Dartford Library Reading Group meet today at Dartford Library from 1.30pm to 3pm. Contact 03000 41 31 31 for more details. (Weekly)
  • Shape up at an intermediate-level Spin class this evening from 7pm to 7.45pm at Acacia Fitness. Visit www.fitness.acacia-dartford.co.uk or call 01322 343490 for more information and prices. (Weekly)
  • There is still time to have your say on the Dartford Development Policies Draft Plan and Options. Visit www.dartford.gov.uk/policyconsultation and give your feedback by midday on 30 January.
  • Your vote matters. Make sure you're registered to vote ready for this year's general and local elections. Everyone is now responsible for registering themselves – just visit www.gov.uk/register-to-vote
  • Get your tickets now for this year's DAODS family pantomime – Sleeping Beauty. It's on at Heathfields Hall in Dartford from 31 January to 7 February. For details visit www.daods.co.uk

Tuesday 27 January 2015 

  • Learn more about local and family history at a drop-in session at Dartford Library today from 10.30am to 12.30pm. Explore the archives with local authors, using photos, books, newspapers and online resources. For details call 03000 41 31 31 or email dartfordlibrary@kent.gov.uk
  • Feeling crafty? Pop in to the Knit 'n' Natter group meeting from 1pm to 3pm today at Dartford Library. Bring your knitting or stitching and have a natter! Telephone 03000 41 31 31 or email dartfordlibrary@kent.gov.uk for more information. (Weekly)
  • The Kent Stop Smoking Service runs sessions throughout the week to support people who are quitting smoking. All sessions must be booked in advance by calling 0300 123 1220. Tuesday's sessions take place at Dartford West Health Centre from 4.30pm to 7.30pm. (Weekly – various venues)
  • Sign up now for the 39th Dartford Half Marathon, taking place on 15 March 2015. To find out more visit dartfordhalfmarathon.co.uk
  • …And if you don't fancy running the Half Marathon, how about the one-mile Fun Run at the athletics track in Central Park? Open to runners of all ages, it costs £3 to enter and all proceeds go to Cancer Research UK. Every finisher will receive a medal.
  • Don't forget to register for Energy Deal by 2 February for your chance to save money on your gas and electricity bills. To register visit www.energydealswitch.com

Monday 26 January 2015

  • It's Baby Rhyme Time at Dartford Library today from 10.30am to 11am. (Weekly during term time)
  • The Kent Stop Smoking Service runs sessions throughout the week to support people who are quitting smoking. All sessions must be booked in advance by calling 0300 123 1220. Monday's sessions take place in the Meeting Place from 6pm to 7pm. (Weekly – various venues)
  • Meet new people and have fun at the Temple Belles women's group tonight from 6.30pm to 8pm at the Healthy Living Centre. For details visit www.hlcdartford.btck.co.uk/HLCProjects/TempleBelles (Weekly)
  • Chill out at a Hatha Yoga class from 7pm to 8.15pm at Acacia Fitness. Visit www.fitness.acacia-dartford.co.uk or call 01322 343490 for more information. (Weekly)
  • Learn more about local and family history at a drop-in session at Dartford Library on tomorrow (Tuesday) from 10.30am to 12.30pm. Explore the archives with local authors, using photos, books, newspapers and online resources. For details call 03000 41 31 31 or email dartfordlibrary@kent.gov.uk
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