Forest of Dean Chess Club are looking for new members to play competitively in the league or just for fun. We meet most Mondays at Mitcheldean Community Library starting at 7pm. For more information. Contact Ray FrancisM: 07815597714E: firstname.lastname@example.org
NEW for 2020! Six specially designed workshops to help poets use time, place, narrative, form etc to best effect. Friendly and informal. Max 10 participants/workshop. All welcome. £10pp per workshop, £55 for all six. Saturday mornings 10am – 12.30pm. For more dates and more information contact Vicky Hampton T: 01594 542974 E: email@example.com
Friendly, peer-learning poetry group for poets of all abilities. Develop your poetry through useful feedback, tutorials, discussions, handouts, prompts and opportunities to get your work heard. Meetings in members’ houses, facilitated by an experienced, published poet. 7pm – 9pm every 2nd Monday of the month. £5 per session. Contact Vicky Hampton T: 01594 542974 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Regenerative Agriculture led by Jairo Restrepo, will be specifically structured to provide farmers and small scale growers with the practical tools to create fertile systems using home made biofertilisers and minimal-cost pest and disease control methods. 9am – 5.30pm, 26th June, £300 / £270 Early Bird until 17th January 2020. Ragmans Lane Farm, Lower Lydbrook, GL17 9PA. Contact Jairo Restrepo or Angie Horsley on 01594 860244, email email@example.com, website www.ragmans.co.uk
The U3A is an excellent way of making new friends and gaining new skills and interests for the over 50s. Meetings with Speakers are on 3rd Thursday of the month at Lydney Town Hall at 1.45 pm. Lots of lively activity groups for members – Kurling, Ukelele, Art & Craft, French, Poetry, Knitting, Painting, Walking, Card games, Petanque, Lunch Club, Cycling, Book Club, Skittles, Heritage Detectives, Tea room appreciation, and more… What’s not to like? Lydney Town Hall, High St, Lydney, GL15 5DY. Annual Membership is just £10 Join us on the 3rd Thursday of every month or visit u3asites.org.uk/forest-of-dean/home or ring us on 01594 832599.
A day to explore shamanism, to understand and experience simple ceremony and the use of personal power. Learn how to use the shaman’s journeying technique, explore the shaman’s map and drum to gain information and healing in your daily life. And find a power animal! 10am – 5pm, 14th March, Millers Farm, Brains Green, Blakeney, GL15 4A. £60/£50 concessions (includes lunch) Contact Mandy Pullen on 01594 541850 or 07805 800313, email firstname.lastname@example.org, website www.mandpullen.co.uk.
Fun and improved breathing for people diagnosed with COPD and other lung conditions. £3/what you can afford or free for some conditions. 2-3pm, Thursdays dates ongoing. Lydney Community Centre, Naas Lane, Lydney, GL15 5AT. Contact Karen Lawton M: 07989 936270 (Mindsong) OR Kirsty M: 07905 789683 E: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org Vistit www.mindsong.org