Other Events

17 October 2016 - 17 October 2020
Walking for Health
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Time : 12am - 2pm Every monday
Location : Holton Lee
Type of Event : Activity

Join us for a gentle stroll around Holton Lee taking in some of the fantastic scenery. Led by George Hinton from the RSPB.
Free - no need to book
Meet at the Coffee Shack.

Contact Details
Organisation :
Livability Holton Lee
Contact Name : Shirley Walker
Tel : 01202 625562
Email : swalker.holtonlee@livability.org.uk
Website : http://www.holtonlee.org

24 June 2017
Feel Good Festival Dorset 2017
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Time : 11am-11pm
Location : Boscombe Beach
Type of Event : Fundraising and awareness raising for local charities

YMCA Bournemouth & Dorset Blind Association bring you 'Feel Good Festival' on Saturday 24th June from 11am to 11pm at Boscombe beach; the festival is a celebration of health and well-being whilst raising awareness of the services that local charities bring to our communities to improve the ‘Feel Good’ factor.

During the day we will be providing opportunities for everyone to get involved in free, fun and relaxing activities i.e. Zumba, Dance Fitness, Pilates, Yoga, and Circuits. From 5pm YMCA Bournemouth and Dorset Blind Association will be hosting our annual fundraising races which include a 1k/2k kids races, 5 mile team zig zag challenge and the Bright for Sight Night Run 5k/10k races.

We would love charities to get involved! We are inviting local charities to take part in the festival and promote their good work by exhibiting along the promenade, using banners, flags, promotional material and raising as much awareness of your services as you can!

Contact Details
Organisation :
YMCA Bournemouth
Contact Name : Andreea Lazar
Tel : 01202 467000
Email : andreea.lazar@ymcabournemouth.org.uk
Website : http://https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/feel-good-festival-dorset-tickets-32529190685

25 June 2017
Signing to Music Workshop
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Time : 10.00 am to 4.30 pm
Location : Barrington Theatre. Ferndown
Type of Event : Community Fun Workshop

Learn and develop skills to sign a range of songs led by Paul Whittaker OBE. This fun workshop is suitable for all ages from 9 - 90 and is fully accessible for all abilities of signing from beginner to expert.
£25 for adults 16+ £10 for youngsters 15 and under. Contact Alison for more information.

Contact Details
Organisation :
Wilts and Dorset Deaf Association
Contact Name : Alison
Tel : 07722853857
Email : wddawdda@yahoo.co.uk
Website : http://www.wdda.co.uk

04 July 2017
American diner supper and quiz night
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Time : 6pm
Location : Abbey Life Assurance, 100 Holdenhurst Rd
Type of Event : American diner themed supper and quiz night

‘American Diner’ Charity Supper and Quiz Night
In Aid Of Bournemouth Gateway Club Ltd
Abbey Life Assurance Company has been kind enough to sponsor us again this year. Please help us to make our event on Tuesday 4th July 2017 even more successful than previous years! The funds that have been raised are invaluable to Bournemouth Gateway Club Ltd, a small, local charity providing social, leisure and learning opportunities to local adults with learning disabilities.

American Diner meal, quiz and raffle. Licenced bar available.

£12 per person including supper.
Teams of up to 6 people. Over 18s only.
Date: Tuesday 4th July 2017
Time: 6 pm start. 9.30 pm finish. Last meal served 6.45pm
Venue: Abbey Life Assurance Company Head Office,
100 Holdenhurst Road, Bournemouth BH8 8AL
Public car park: Cotlands Road, Bournemouth, BH1 3BG

Contact Details
Organisation :
Bournemouth Gateway Club
Contact Name : Anna Reeves
Tel : 07872 627301
Email : bournemouthgatewayquiz@hotmail.com
Website : http://https://1drv.ms/w/s!ApqzeBHNLpyeri5aBbQiRbZr6EZt

06 July 2017 - 06 July 2017
Mentoring: the next creative generation
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Time : 10 am- 4.15 pm
Location : Tobacco Factory, Bristol
Type of Event : Training

Mentoring young creatives (both formally and informally) is vital to our work with young people. Excellent mentoring enhances skills through supportive relationships, encourages space for self-directed learning and helps shape behaviours which in turn encourage growth and development in others.
Following a successful three-year programme (Stepping Up: Young Leaders Training), Artswork, Oxfordshire Youth Arts Partnership Trust (OYAP) and Oxford Brookes University have teamed up to bring you this course. Exploring the principles of mentoring, you will be equipped with the tools to support the next generation of creative practitioners and leaders.
You will gain:
• A practical framework for best practice mentoring
• Knowledge about the principles which shape great mentoring
• Personalised mentoring advice
• Tips on how to plan and evaluate a mentee’s development, as well as your own
• Practical mentoring techniques

Contact Details
Organisation :
Contact Name : Rachel Hall
Tel : 02380 332491
Email : rachelhall@artswork.org.uk
Website : http://www,artswork.org.uk/events

08 July 2017
Community Fun Dayh
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Time : 1.30pm onwards
Location : Immanuel Church Southbourne
Type of Event : Community Fun Day

Highcliffe and Christchurch Brass Band, refreshments, tombola, raffle, cake competiton, stalls, bouncy castle.

Contact Details
Organisation :
Immanuel Church
Contact Name : Sally Nevitt
Tel : 01202419506
Email : facesouthbourne@aol.com
Website : http://immanuelsouthbourne.org

12 July 2017
Marketing Can Change The World
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Time : 13:30-17:30
Location : The Factory, Alder Hills, Poole
Type of Event : Workshop

A workshop for those who feel 'there must be a better way'

Create lasting positive impact.

This is a call for anyone responsible for marketing a business or social enterprise now amidst the fast-changing landscape we find ourselves in today. It's an opportunity for anyone who, faced with this challenging context, has a niggling feeling that perhaps there could be a better, smarter way to do things.

You'll learn:
Your purpose: Find, define and hone your organisational purpose, and get guidance on what steps to take next.

A framework for change: Learn a new framework to evolve marketing from a short-term model to long-term sustainable one.

To tell the purposeful story: Get instant insight into how to shift your tone and messaging on your website in a practical session around purposeful storytelling.
How to get people on board: Learn how to communicate persuasively to your board and fellow leaders about the new lens on marketing strategy.

Contact Details
Organisation :
Association of Sustainability Practitioners
Contact Name : Gwyn Jones
Tel : 07795632607
Email : gwynbryanjones@gmail.com
Website : http://https://purposeledenterprise.com/

15 July 2017
'Summer Extravaganza' with Wessex Chorus
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Time : 7.30pm - Saturday 15th July 2017
Location : The Rooper Hall, 5 Victoria Park Road, Bournemouth, BH9 2RB
Type of Event : Musical entertainment evening

The Wessex Chorus are performing a 'Summer Extravaganza' concert on Saturday 15th July 2017 (7.30pm) in The Rooper Hall, 5 Victoria Park Road, Bournemouth BH9 2RB.
A range of music will be sung, with funds raised for the Bournemouth Blind Society, a local charity supporting blind and partially sighted people.
Tickets cost just £5 and can be purchased in advance.
Refreshments will be on sale during the evening.
Please call 01202 546644 to reserve your tickets.
Please tell all your family and friends - don't miss out on a wonderful evening of musical entertainment!

Contact Details
Organisation :
Bournemouth Blind Society
Contact Name : Jo Wood
Tel : 01202 546644
Email : jo.wood@bournemouthblindsociety.uk

20 July 2017
Day Coach Tour to Lyme Regis
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Time : Ask on Booking
Location : Lyme Regis
Type of Event : Day Coach Tour

Departing West Howe approx. 8-45am to Charmouth for morning Coffee, then onto Lyme Regis for lunch and a good look around. We then travel to West Bay for a lovely two scone Cream Tea (Included in the fare) arriving back in the West Howe area around 6-30pm Adult fare £23.50p

Contact Details
Organisation :
Moore Avenue Park Community Group
Contact Name : Jeff Coombs
Tel : jeffcoombs
Email : jeffrey.coombs@ntlworld.com