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Friday 31 October 2014

  • Happy Halloween! Let the kids enjoy some Halloween Hi Jinx today with activities including creepy crafts, a ghoul school and special effects make up at the Orchards Shopping Centre from 10am to 4pm.
  • Macmillan Cancer Support will be holding a drop-in information and support stand in Dartford High Street today from 10am to 4pm. It’s for anyone with questions or worries about cancer, for themselves or a loved one, at any stage.
  • Down at Dartford Library today the Talktime Group meets from 10.30am to 11.30am and the Papercrafts Group meets from 1.30pm to 2.30pm. (Weekly)
  • Friday Night Magic is on at the Meeting Place tonight from 6pm to 11pm. (Weekly)
  • Dartford’s Saturday Market is on in the High Street tomorrow so pop down and pick up a bargain! (Weekly)
  • Dartford’s parkrun (along with several other local parkruns) will be cancelled tomorrow as the firework display set-up takes place. They’ll be back next week though! www.parkrun.org.uk/dartford
  • The Dartford Books and Culture Club meet tomorrow (Saturday) from 10.30am to 11.30am at Dartford Library. Call 03000 41 31 31 for more information. (Monthly – first Saturday in the month)
  • Dartford’s annual firework display in Central Park takes place tomorrow (Saturday). It is organised by Dartford Lions Club. For more information and to find out where to buy tickets visit http://dartfordlions.org.uk

Thursday 30 October 2014

  • Visit the Thursday Market in its new home in Dartford High Street today. There are plenty of bargains to be had and some great live entertainment from Calli Malpas! For more information visit www.dartford.gov.uk/markets or like us on Facebook www.facebook.com/dartfordmarkets (Weekly)
  • Pop in to Highfield Road Baptist Church to ‘Be Creative’ today – weekly tutored art classes and craft sessions. Classes run from 1pm to 4pm and entrance is free! See www.info.dartfordbaptist.org/be-creative.php for more information. (Weekly)
  • Book now for The Orchard Theatre’s programme of Home Front Heroes events. Join them for a series of events that celebrate courage and pride as we remember the heroes of the home front. For more information visit www.orchardtheatre.co.uk or call 01322 220000.
  • Improve your strength, posture and flexibility at a Pilates class tonight from 8.15pm to 9.15pm at Acacia Fitness. Visit www.fitness.acacia-dartford.co.uk or call 01322 343490 for more information and prices. (Weekly)
  • Macmillan Cancer Support will be holding a drop-in information and support stand in Dartford High Street tomorrow (Friday) from 10am to 4pm. It’s for anyone with questions or worries about cancer, for themselves or a loved one, at any stage.
  • Dartford’s annual firework display in Central Park takes place on Saturday (1st November). It is organised by Dartford Lions Club. For more information and to find out where to buy tickets visit http://dartfordlions.org.uk

Wednesday 29 October 2014

  • Dartford Library Reading Group meet today at Dartford Library from 1.30pm to 3pm. Contact 03000 41 31 31 for more details. (Weekly)
  • Enjoy a low-impact exercise class specially designed for those over 50 from 1.30pm to 3pm today at Acacia Fitness. Visit www.fitness.acacia-dartford.co.uk or call 01322 343490 for more information and prices. (Weekly)
  • Dartford’s annual firework display in Central Park takes place next Saturday (1st November). It is organised by Dartford Lions Club. For more information and to find out where to buy tickets visit http://dartfordlions.org.uk 
  • The Mayor of Dartford’s 60’s Night takes place on Saturday 29 November from 7.30pm at Acacia Hall, with all proceeds going to the Mayor’s charities. Tickets are just £10 each. To book contact Doreen Coleman on 01322 863730 or email dorcole31@hotmail.co.uk
  • There are a whole host of great shows coming up at The Orchard Theatre this autumn and winter. To find out more and book tickets visit www.orchardtheatre.co.uk

Tuesday 28 October 2014

  • Let the kids enjoy some Halloween Hi Jinx this half term with activities including creepy crafts, a ghoul school and special effects make up at the Orchards Shopping Centre from 10am to 4pm every day until Friday.
  • 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)
  • Pay & Play Badminton from 10am to 12noon today at Acacia Fitness. Visit www.fitness.acacia-dartford.co.uk or call 01322 343490 for more information and prices. (Weekly)
  • Get a complete top to toe workout at a Body Blast class tonight from 8pm to 9pm at Becket Sports Centre. Visit www.becketsportscentre.co.uk or call 01322 280646 for details. (Weekly)
  • Book now for The Orchard Theatre’s programme of Home Front Heroes events. Join them for a series of events that celebrate courage and pride as we remember the heroes of the home front. For more information visit www.orchardtheatre.co.uk or call 01322 220000.
  • Help KCC make the most of Kent’s money - your views count! Kent County Council are planning their budgets for the next three years and estimate that they will need to find £206m of savings. This is your opportunity to have your say about how they make those savings. Please go to www.kent.gov.uk/budget. The consultation closes on 28 November 2014.

Monday 27 October 2014

  • It’s Baby Rhyme Time at Dartford Library today from 10.30am to 11am. (Weekly during term time)
  • Let the kids enjoy some Halloween Hi Jinx this half term with free activities including creepy crafts, a ghoul school and special effects make up at the Orchards Shopping Centre from 10am to 4pm today until Friday.
  • 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)
  • Dance yourself fit at a Zumba class this evening from 6pm to 7pm at Acacia Fitness. Visit www.fitness.acacia-dartford.co.uk or call 01322 343490 for more information. (Weekly)
  • Dartford’s annual firework display in Central Park takes place next Saturday (1st November). It is organised by Dartford Lions Club. For more information and to find out where to buy tickets visit http://dartfordlions.org.uk
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