Camelon news from Thursday, October 2

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Metafit Class

Class is on every Wednesday at Brown St Church Hall, Camelon at 8.15 p.m. For more information call 07739 718361.

Spirit Within

Would you like to connect with your spiritual side and meet like-minded, open individuals? Then come along to our development group every Wednesday in the Ochiltree Club from 7.30-9.30 p.m. Subjects covered include mediumship and psychic work, healing, crystals, Aura reading etc with guided meditations to relax and unwind. For more information contact Elaine on 07866 539429. Also connect with us on Facebook, Twitter and Meetup websites.

ILA Cafe

Thanks to everyone who came along to the September Independent Living Cafe in the Sensory Centre, Camelon. The cakes were lovely! The ILA Cafe is open to anyone with an assessed need from Social Work and anyone with an interest in disability. The next cafe is on today (Thursday) in the Forth Valley Sensory Centre, Camelon from 12.30-2 p.m. Now that the Referendum is over, there will be plenty to talk about. Come along and enjoy a light lunch, meet old friends, make new ones and give us your opinion. Due to rising costs, we are having to charge £2 per lunch. For further information contact Elma on (01324) 625097. We are now able to help anyone who might have transport problems. Get in touch with Sandra on 07841 725228.

Parish Church

Our Harvest service is this Sunday, October 5, at which we will be doing a special collection for Foodbank, so bring a tin or a packet! There will also be a light lunch provided after our service. Please join us with our Harvest celebrations. Everyone is welcome!

Bethany Hall

Koffee Time meets from 10 a.m. till noon today (Thursday). We are happy to report progress in the hall kitchen with the new decor even if the Thought for the Day returns to ‘auld claes and porridge’! A number of our regulars come from beyond Camelon so folk from round the district can be assured of a welcome. On Sunday, October 5 our Breaking of Bread Service and refreshments will be followed at 11.50 a.m. by the Bible Teaching. The expected speaker is George Taylor from Peterhead - always worth hearing. At 3 p.m. that afternoon we have a short service in Summerford House with the residents there. On Tuesday, October 7 we meet with pupils from P4-7 in Carmuirs Primary at lunch time for the new lunch club that continues in the capable hands of Dave. So soon we find ourselves approaching the October Holiday Week. That evening Jim McNinch will lead us in our study of Paul’s second letter to Timothy. There is an open invitation to all to attend these sessions. Course books are provided. Advance notice is given of our first Saturday night rally on October 11 at 7 p.m. Further details to follow in next week’s Herald.

Bowling Club

Tickets for the presentation dance on Saturday, October 18 are going well. Please phone Jim on 625203 or pop into the club to book your tickets. A wild bird feeding station has been erected at the club and any donations of seeds and nuts would be welcome. Loads of work around the club is ongoing as we prepare for winter, if you can spare a couple of hours a week please see Ian Stewart for a wee job.

Aerobics & Toning Class

Combined aerobics and toning class every Wednesday at Mariner Sports Centre, Camelon, at 7.45-9 p.m. For further information call Sheila on (01324) 634192 or 07859 933877.

Camera Club

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

Camelon Juniors

Bingo sessions every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday starting at around 7.30 p.m. At Tuesday’s session tea, coffee or juice can be obtain, together with cakes and biscuits, for a small donation. Entertainment on Friday, October 3 is by female vocalist Joanne Bence. There is Bingo starting at around 7.30 p.m. until around 8.30 p.m. The show starts at 9.15 p.m. Prize bingo on Tuesday, October 7, starting at 7.15 p.m. Tickets are £1 or you can pay at the door. All donations would be gratefully received. Please bring your own cup

Mariner Bar

Entertainment on Saturday, October 4 is by Fraser’s Disco. There are pool and domino tournaments every Sunday commencing at 3.30 p.m. Admission £1.

Treasure Chest

The winner of the weekly draw in aid of Camelon Juniors FC was Shaun Currie, who won the Consolation prize of £50. Ticket was sold at Tesco, Camelon. Next week’s jackpot will be £750.

Tamfourhill Community Centre

Monday evenings from 7 to 8 p.m. kickbox cardio fitness class, £4 per class. No need to book; Tuesdays 1 - 3 p.m, coffee and chat. Just pop along for some tea and company, 5.30 to 7 p.m.; creative industries workshop for nine - 16 years, £10, to book call 07858 266591; Metafit 8 - 9 p.m., £4 per class, no need to book; Friday 6 - 7 p.m., fitsteps, £4 per class, no need to book; Kindermusik class sing & play for up to 3 years olds, 10 - 11 a.m, first class free this Thursday and Kindermusik move & groove, 4 - 6 year olds 4 - 5 p.m, first class free this Thursday. To book call 07738 399728. ‘Like’ Tamfourhill Community Hall on Facebook for all updates and news.

Ochiltree Club

Entertainment on Saturday, October 4 is provided by Stevie’s Disco.

Community Centre

Card Class, Wednesday 10 a.m. – noon; Parent and Toddler Group Tuesday 9.45 – 11.45 a.m.; Carpet Bowls Tuesday 1-4 p.m.; Parent Group with crèche Wednesday 1-3 p.m.; Crochet Thursday 10 a.m.-noon; Bounce and Sing Thursday 10.30 – 11.30 a.m.; Zumba Monday 7-7.45 p.m., Tuesday 7.30-8.15 p.m. and Thursday 7.15-8 p.m.; Body Sculpt Monday 10.15-10.45 a.m.; Fitsteps Monday 6.15-7 p.m, Tuesday 6-6.45 p.m., Wednesday 11-11.45 a.m., Thursday 8-8.45 p.m.; Pilates Monday 7.45-8.30 p.m,, Tuesday 6.45-7.30 p.m., Wednesday 10-11 a.m.; Fitness Training Monday – Friday 6-9 p.m.; Yoga Wednesday 7-8 p.m.; Tai Chi Thursday 6-7 p.m.; Line Dancing Wednesday 6-9 p.m., Friday 1-3 p.m.; Knitting Class Tuesday 1-3 p,m,; Art Classes Monday 10 a.m.-noon Tuesday 7-9 p.m. and Friday 10 a.m.-noon spaces available. For any information on the classes or to book a place, please call (01324) 501654.

Community Café

This non-profit making café and is open to the public Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Fruit Barra

Every Tuesday 10 a.m. – noon in Camelon Community Centre. Come along every Tuesday and get fresh fruit and veg from your local farmer at reasonable prices. We accept Healthy Start Vouchers and there will be information on healthy eating, free recipe cards and tasting sessions.

Youth Clubs

These take place in the Community Centre: Monday P1–P2 5.30-6.45 p.m.; Monday S1-S4 7-9 p.m.; Tuesday S5 and over 6.30-8.30 p.m.; Thursday P3-P5 6.30-8 p.m.; Friday P6-S1 6.30-8.30 p.m.

Open Day

Thursday, October 9, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., come along to our open day and enjoy the many of the craft and activity stalls, refreshments and information that let you know what’s available for you at Camelon Community Centre. All ages welcome.