Jan 8th Weymouth Bonny Sartin talking about the Yetties and also Smuggling in Dorset & Hampshire
Jan 26th Dorchester talk about Athelhampton house and the resident ghouls and ghosts!
Feb 12th Weymouth Social meeting and cake sale
Feb 23rd Dorchester Talk by Chrissy Fraser about the Alexander Technique which is recommended by the NHS for PwPs (people with parkinsons).
Mar 12th Weymouth Laughter is the best medicine given by Hilary Foggo, Age UK
Mar 23rd Dorchester AGM Sally Wood, Area Manager, to preside
Saturday March 24th Fun Quiz Night at Weymouth Golf Club, Links Road, DT4 0PF, starts at 7:30pm, £2.50 each, max 4 in a team. Contact Linda Hendren 01305 774595 to book a table.
Apr 9th Weymouth Fun Quiz run by Linda Hendren
Saturday 14th Apr Collection at Weymouth Football Club volunteers required please to shake the buckets from 2pm
April 27th Dorchester Social meeting with tea and biccies.
May 14th Weymouth David Carter from Portland Museum talk on SHIPWRECKS
Wed 16th May Collection in Dorchester 9:30 to 15:00 volunteers required please to rattle the collection tins.
Friday 18th May Tiverton Horse Drawn Canal Barge Trip Bookings £5 per head, see Jan Davis. Coach will leave Littlemoor at 9:15 and Tesco in Dorchester at 9:30
May 25th Dorchester Alistair Chisholm to talk about Ghosts in Dorchester
Friday 8th June Table Top Sale Weymouth Esplanade10:00 to 17:00
June 11th Weymouth Social and/or Bingo
Saturday 16th June Dorchester Carnival Stall
June 22nd Tea and cakes at Goulds, book now with Jan Davis £5 each.
July 9th Weymouth Flower arranging with Jenny Herridge
July 27th Dorchester showing of the film Kinetics written by and starring Sue Wylie (this is a change from the original date in May)
Tuesday August 7th Morrisons Weymouth Collection, volunteers required please call Linda Hendren
Friday 31st August Table Top Sale Weymouth Esplanade10:00 to 17:00
Thursday 6th Sep Swanage Railway, CANCELLED OWING TO LACK OF INTEREST. Only thirteen people booked so it was not financially worth it.
Sep 10th Weymouth Yoga Presentation by Jane Evans
Wed 12th Sep Dorchester Collection 9:30 to 15:00
Sep 28th Dorchester MP Oliver Letwin talk, we need to prepare some questions for him such as what are the changes to benefits for PwPs? can we have free prescriptions for what is a life sentence? Any other questions you’d like to put to him, please contact Dave Clegg.
Oct 8th Weymouth We have an expert to talk about the latest Research projects. This has been advertised on the Parkinson’s UK H/O website so we may get more attendees than usual. For this reason the meeting will take place in the St Francis Community room, Merredin Close, DT3 6SJ.
Oct 26th Dorchester Bingo.
Saturday 3rd Nov Dorchester Rotary Craft Fair at Dorchester Corn Exchange, please contact Linda Hendren if you can donate any crafty work!
Nov 12th Weymouth talk from the MV Freedom group which runs boat trips for the disabled
Nov 23rd Dorchester Quiz.
Monday November 26th Tesco Dorchester Collection We need volunteers to rattle tins betwen 10am and 4pm, please let Linda Hendren know when you can help.
Wednesday November 28th Xmas shopping trip to Street, pickups at Littlemoor car park and Tesco Dorchester, times to be published. £3 a head. Jan and John Davis taking bookings now.
Monday December 10th Xmas Meal Hotel Rembrandt £10 a head (less than half price). Jan and John Davis are taking bookings now at the meetings.