Funding – We have now received the Lottery funding £4,400, I have applied for £2,000 funding from HBC for our monthly meetings, newsletters and overhead costs and also have applied for funding from Boshier-Hinton Foundation for social events
This Friday 28th February is our 4th Birthday party, which is being held at the Beechwood Community Centre ,Beechwood, Runcorn. Tickets are £3 each, Doors open 7.30, bring your own buffet. There are still tickets left for this event if you would like to come along.
Bond Hotel weekend 21st March, All is now booked, those going via mini bus, pick ups are 10.45 Runcorn Old Town Bus Station and 11am Stobart Stadium, Widnes. Please note theme for the weekend is 70s and not 80s, you can come fancy dress all nights if you want, as the whole weekend is 70s theme
Social events, if you would like to attend any of our social events, please put your name down, cost for HALDS members and their cared for, for each event is £5.00. You do not need this money when putting your names down, but will be need to be paid before event.
Oliver, Brindley Theatre, Runcorn Wed 19th March – 7.30start – Tickets are now purchased for this event, I will try to get your tickets to you before the event, if not, I will meet you in the foyer before show starts.
Dobies Garden Centre/Toby Carvery – Monday 12th May – pick up time from Runcorn Bus station is 9.45, Stobart Stadium 10am, were we will head down to Dobies Garden Centre, we will be leaving Dobies at 12noon, for carvery lunch at Toby in Speke. We will be departing Toby Carvery at 2pm for drop offs at Widnes and Runcorn
Trentham Gardens/Monkey Forest – Sat 14th June – This is a full day event, we will be leaving Runcorn 9amish, the day will include morning in the Monkey Forest, boat trip to gardens and afternoon at Trentham gardens were there are shops, gardens and plenty more to look at. We will be leaving to come home about 5 – 5.30ish
The Lion King, Empire Theatre, Liverpool Thurs 19th June, 7.30pm – We are having a trip to the theatre, mini buses will pick you up at either Runcorn Old Town Bus station 5.45 or Widnes at 6pm. Coming home you will be dropped off at your home address.
Swimming Party/Sunday Lunch – We have privately hired Beechwood Swimming Pool for our group at 4.30 on Sunday 13th July, afterwards we will be going over to the Beechwood Pub for our Sunday Roast
Bowling/Lunch, Widnes – Monday 22nd Sept – more details nearer the event
Phew!!!! I am exhausted thinking of all the above
If you would like to attend any of the above events, please let me know asap, as I need to know numbers for the buses/tickets etc.
AGM – In place of our May meeting on Monday 19th we will be holding our annual AGM, all are welcome to attend, we will have lunch as normal, and AGM will be at 1pm
Do you like singing? Whether you have a good voice or not, why not come along to the Halton Carers Centre Choir, it is held on Monday evening 5pm – 6pm, it gets you away from home for an hour and its good for your lungs. The only cost is 50p which is for your cuppa and biscuit and money towards a night out later in the year.
The Soroptimists are holding a fashion show on Thursday 27th March at 7.30pm at the Masonic Hall, Widnes, all proceeds raised are in aid of ELLA performance group, tickets are £5 each, if you would like more information please contact Paula Fox on 07977 073847. For those who saw the show last weekend Panto Pandemonium which was performed by the ELLA group, will agree, all monies raised goes to a good cause.