Camelon news from Thursday, April 2

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ILA Cafe

Thanks to everyone who came along to the March Independent Living Cafe in the Sensory Centre. The ILA Cafe is open to anyone with an assessed need by social work and anyone with an interest in disability. The next cafe is today (Thursday) again in the Sensory Centre from 12.30-2 p.m. Come along and enjoy a light lunch, meet old friends or make new ones. Due to rising costs we are having to charge £2 per lunch. For further information please contact Elma on (01324) 625097. We are now able to help anyone who might have a problem with transport. Please contact Sandra on 07841725228.

Camera Club

Meets every Friday from 7-9 p.m. in the Scotia Room, Camelon Education Centre. All welcome.

Juniors Club

There are bingo sessions every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday from 7.30 p.m. On Tuesdays refreshments are available for a small donation. Entertainment tomorrow (Friday) is vocalist Carol Paris with the show starting at 9.15 p.m.

Mariner Bar

Entertainment on Saturday is provided by Fraser’s Disco. There are pool and domino tournaments every Sunday from 2.30 p.m. Admission £1.

Treasure Chest

The weekly draw in aid of Camelon Juniors saw no jackpot winner with the consolation prize of £50 was won by Noel Martin. Next week’s jackpot will be £1050.

Tamfourhill Centre

Classes in the community centre include: Monday – Kay klass dance at 4 p.m. and 4.45 p.m., Kickbox cardion fitness at 7 p.m.; Tuesday – drop in for coffee and a chat from 1-3 p.m., Parent and toddlers from 12-2 p.m., Creative industries workshop from 5.30-7 p.m.; Wednesday – Junior youth club P1-P3 at 5.45 p.m. and P4-P7 at 7 p.m.; Thursday – Senior youth club S1 onwards at 6.30 p.m.; Saturday – Enjoy-a-Ball at 9.30 a.m. and 10.30 a.m.; Sunday – Jujitsu at 3.30 p.m.

Computer Classes

These are free classes taking place in Tamfourhill Community for local residents over 55 and start on April 22. For more details contact Gayle on 07732055570 or Lynne on 07889621413.

Ochiltree Club

Entertainment on Saturday, April 4 is by Mikey.

Bowling Club

The green opening is on Sunday, April 12 and all fees and ties should now be paid. Draws for most competitiions will be on the noticeboard. Margaret Burn has kindly agreed to open the green. The 21 club was won last Sunday by Lorna Wotherspoon and Frazer McFarlane had the lowest score. A warm welcome to all our new members. Our fantastic prize bingo is on Tuesday, April 21 with eyes down at 7.30 p.m.

Ochiltree Club

Entertainment on Saturday is by Mikey.

Bethany Hall

Koffee Time meets from 10 a.m. till noon today (Thursday) on the eve of Good Friday. Come and enjoy the company. We meet on Easter Sunday at 10.30 a.m. for our Breaking of Bread service, at 11.30 a.m. we have a break for coffee/tea and this will be followed at 11.50 a.m. by our Bible Teaching Hour - the speaker expected is David Brown from Dunfermline. At 3 p.m. that afternoon we visit Summerford House for a short service with the residents. We have a prayer meeting planned for Tuesday, April 7 at 7.30 p.m. Prior notice is given of our next Saturday Evening Rally on April 11 and the Holiday Bible Club for primary pupils from April 13-17 - the second week of the school holidays. A thought for Easter - as Jesus himself said: “Don’t be afraid! I was dead but now I am alive for ever and ever.”

Easter Run

To help raise funds for Rachel House (CHAS), the Carronvalley Motorcycle Club has its ninth annual Easter Egg run on Sunday,April 5, starting at the Falkirk Wheel at 10 a.m. Any readers who ride scooters, tricycles or motorbikes or who just like the spectacle of a couple of hundred motorcycles in convoy are very welcome to join in. This is done with the co-operation of Police Scotland, local and road authorities. The route takes in the Clackmannanshire Bridge to Kinross with a represetative group going into Kinross itself. A sample few will go to Rachel House to allow the children ti sit on th ebikes and perhaps rev them up. Further information can be had from the CHAS website or from Carron Valley Motorcycle Club on Facebook, or call Wullie on 07752844698, Tam on 07949060336 or visit