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Wednesday 20 August 2014

  • Go for a walk and enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Central Park in the sunshine today!
  • A Memory Café takes place this morning at the Meeting Place. The café is a great place to share information and concerns about dementia and memory loss over a cup of tea or coffee in a safe and friendly environment. For more information call Ross Mullis on 01474 533990 or email ross.mullis@alz-dem.org.uk (Monthly - every third Wednesday of the month)
  • Dartford Library Reading Group meet today at Dartford Library from 1.30pm to 3pm. Contact 03000 41 31 31 for more details. (Weekly)
  • The Dartford Branch of the British Cactus & Succulent Society meets tonight from 8pm to 10pm at the Meeting Place. Doors open at 7.30pm. For more information about the Society visit www.dartford.bcss.org.uk (Monthly)
  • Get a great workout 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)

Tuesday 19 August 2014

  • Pay & play badminton this morning from 10am to 12noon at Acacia Fitness. Visit www.fitness.acacia-dartford.co.uk or call 01322 343490 for more information and prices. (Weekly)
  • 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 08458 247 200 or email dartfordlibrary@kent.gov.uk for more information. (Weekly)
  • A Memory Café takes place tomorrow at the Meeting Place. The café is a great place to share information and concerns about dementia and memory loss over a cup of tea or coffee in a safe and friendly environment. For more information call Ross Mullis on 01474 533990 or email ross.mullis@alz-dem.org.uk (Monthly - every third Wednesday of the month)
  • Dartford’s Thursday Market is moving to the High Street on 4 September. Find out more at www.dartford.gov.uk/markets
  • Have your say on the new Ebbsfleet development at www.gov.uk/government/consultations/ebbsfleet-development. The consultation closes on Monday 6 October 2014.

Monday 18 August 2014

  • The Sew and Sews group meet today in the Meeting Place. New members can contact Celia Donoghue on 01634 714012 or Maureen Williams on 01322 227621. Alternatively just come along and have a chat. There is a small charge of £1 per meeting to cover tea/coffee and insurance. (Monthly)
  • 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)
  • Dartford’s Summer Sizzlers children’s activity programme continues to the end of the month with just a few places left. To see what’s on this week and for booking details visit www.dartford.gov.uk/summersizzlers
  • From Monday to Saturday each week through the summer holidays there will be free themed activities for children in the Orchards Shopping Centre. This week’s activities include jewellery-making workshops! For more details visit www.orchardsdartford.co.uk (Daily except Sundays to 30 August)
  • 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)
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