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All meetings are held from 2pm to 4pm, and you can find us at:-

Jubilee Hall
Congregational Church
Bowden Lane
Market Harborough
LE16 7AF


Programme of Speakers and Activities 2016

21 January Up and at 'em History Company - a mixture of activities, song, theatre and talks with the theme being the 1940s and 1950s.

18 February Beverley Brown from VASL, Support for Carers will present a talk providing information about the support they can provide for carers who look after someone who has an illness, disability or is elderly.

Also Anne Marie Newland of Sun Power Yoga will be leading a class of chair-based yoga.

Update:-
you can see the Leicester Mercury report and photos from this session here.

17 March Kevin Quinn is coming along to chat about the Great British Bake-off to give us an insight on what it was like as the father of the 2013 winner Frances Quinn.

Update:- see Kevin Quinn judging our cake competition and celebrating Dementia Harborough's fifth birthday.

21 April A representative from ICare will talk about the local hot meals service they provide and there will also be an opportunity to sample some of the dishes they provide.

19 May A fun and informative gardening talk and quiz - including potting your own plant

16 June The Queen's 90th Birthday tea party.  We would love you to bring in any Queen Elizabeth souvenirs or photographs you may have

21 July An'Olympic" themed cafe with sports inspired activities and exercises for all abilities

18 August Our usual cream tea event

15 September A film show taking a trip down memory lane, with ice cream and popcorn in the interval

20 October A talk by John Gilding from Gildings Auction House, with several members bringing in items for him to value.

17 November Decorating a mug for yourself or to make a lovely Christmas gift.  Elsie from the Pottery Barn will be on hand to show you how it's done

15 December Christmas party with mulled wine and mince pies