Camelon news from Thursday, December 18

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Keep Fit

A combined aerobics and toning class takes place every Wednesday in the Mariner Sports Centre from 7.45-9 p.m. For further information call Sheila on (01324) 634192 or 07859933877.

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 around 7.30 p.m., however, until Christmas the Saturday session will start at 7 p.m. On Tuesdays there are refreshments available for a small donation. Entertainment tomorrow (Friday) is vocalist David Gray with the show starting at 9.15 p.m. On Christmas Eve there is entertainment by vocallist Joanne Bence with a disco before and after. The show is from 7-11 p.m. On Hogmanay the entertainment is provided by vocalist Degsy with the show from 9 p.m. till late. Tickets, costing £5, are on sale now from the bar.

Mariner Bar

Entertainment on Saturday is by Fraser’s Disco. There are pool and domino tournaments every Sunday from 2 p.m. Admission £1.

Treasure Chest

The winner of the weekly draw in aid of Camelon Juniors FC was Rena Wilson who took the £50 consolation prize with the ticket bought in the social club. Next week’s jackpot will be £1250.

Ochiltree Club

Entertainiment on Saturday is by Stevie’s Disco.

Roman Bar

Entertainment on Saturday from 4-7 p.m. is by Tam the Hat. On Sunday from 4-7 p.m. there is entertainment from vocalist and keyboard player Phil Murray.

Tamfourhill Centre

Pop into the community centre from 1-3 p.m. every Tuesday for coffee and a chat. There is also a new parent and toddler group that day from noon to 2 p.m. On Wednesday there is a youth club for P1-P3 from 5.45-6.45 p.m., and P4-P7 from 7-8.30 p.m. The senior youth club takes place on Thursday from 6.30-8.30 p.m. for S1 upwards.

Bethany Hall

We meet for our final Koffee Time of 2014 today (Thursday) from 10 a.m. until noon. The Thought for the Day will be brought to us by Douglas and Alex who are in Falkirk for the day. We are expecting to share some carols and Christmas goodies. The next Koffee Time is planned for Thursday, January 8 at the usual time. This Sunday, December 21 we meet at 10.30 a.m. for our Breaking of Bread service and this will be followed by a pause for refreshments. The speaker expected at 11.50 a.m. is Iain Gibb. He has been sharing messages from the Book of Psalms in 2014 and we wait with interest to see what he will bring us on Christmas Sunday. While our earlier service continues on coming Sundays there will be no Bible Teaching till January 11. We meet on Christmas Eve at 7.30 p.m. for an evening of Christmas Carols and Readings followed by a light seasonal supper. All welcome. The Christmas message is to brought to us by John Muirhead. The members of Bethany take this opportunity to wish God’s best blessings on all who have shared 2014 with us not least pupils and staff at Carmuirs Primary and residents and staff at Dorrator Court, Kinnaird Manor, Summerford and Wallside Grange.

Bowling Club

Jean Halliday was the winner of the 21 club which was won after only three weeks. Lowest scores were Davy Easton and Kirsty Craig. Winners can pick up your prize from Kathryn at the bar. Our huge Christmas bottle raffle was drawn last Sunday and the winners were – third Tom Rankin, second Elizabeth Smith and winning five litre bottles was James Campbell. Members please note the club AGM is on Sunday, January 25 at 2 p.m. The children’s Christmas party last Sunday went very well and a huge thank you to Kathryn and staff and, of course, Santa for his appearance.

Credit Union

Savings are safe with Falkirk District Credit Union and low cost loans are available once regular savings established. Anyone who lives or works in the area within the boundary of Falkirk Council can join, junior savers welcome. For details on how to join please phone the main office in Grangemouth on (01324) 473695, visit our website or pop into your local branch at Camelon Community Project, Camelon Education Centre, Abercrombie Street, Camelon which is open every Thursday from 11.30 a.m.-1 p.m. If you are interested in volunteering at all please call or ask at collection. AGM is on Thursday, January 29 at 6.45 p.m. within Youth & Community Wing, Abbots Road, Grangemouth.