District News for Thursday, February 27

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Like to walk but not on your own? Want to get fit but don’t know where to start? Why not join the walking group and meet new friends. Walk leaves the Grange centre every Thursday at 10 a.m. If you would like more information call 01324-504556/504568 or email stepforth@falkirkcommunitytrust.org

Metafit Class

A metafit Falkirk class is on every Thursday at Brightons Community Hall from 8.15 p.m. All welcome, no need to book For more information call 07739 718 361.

Grange Activities

Weekly times for groups which meet at the Grange Centre are as follows: Monday-Friday: Playgroup, 9.15 – 11.30 a.m.; Grange After School Project, 3 – 6 p.m.; Monday: Parent & Babies, 10 – 11.30 a.m.; Ladies Badminton, 1.30 – 3.30 p.m.; P6 & P7 Youth Club, 6.30 – 8.30 p.m.; Table Tennis Club. 7 – 10 p.m.; Tuesday: Rainbow Guides, 6.15 – 7.15 p.m.; Metafit, 6.15 – 6.45 p.m.; S1 & S2 Youth Club, 6.30 – 9.30 p.m.; Wednesday: Quilting, 1.30 – 2.30 p.m.; P3 – P5 Youth Club, 6.30 – 8 p.m.; Badminton (adults), 8 – 10 p.m.; Denny Speakers Club (fortnightly), 7.30 – 9.45 p.m. Thursday: Parent & Babies, 10 – 11.30 a.m.; Happy Club, 1.30 – 3.30 p.m.; Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Group, 7.30 – 8.30 p.m.; S2+ Youth Club (drop in), 6.30 – 9.30 p.m.; Table Tennis Club, 7 – 10 p.m. Friday: Over Fifties Table Tennis, 10 a.m. – noon; Table Tennis, 7 – 10 p.m. Saturday: Activities Club (fortnightly), 2 – 4 p.m.; Archery, 6 – 8 p.m. Sunday: Archery, 8 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.; Basketball (adults), 6.30 – 8.15 p.m. For more information on any of these groups please contact The Grange Community Education Centre, Redding Road, Brightons, or call (01324) 503830.

Grange CEA

Grange CEA meeting. Wednesday, March 5 at 7.30 p.m. Grange Community Education Centre, Redding Road, Brightons.

Whist Results

Results of the Brightons Whist and Dominoes this week are, Whist – 1 Rae Stuart, 2 May McInally. Dominoes – 1 Veronica Carman, 2 Janet Gillespie.

Parish Church

Last Sunday the minister, Rev. Murdo Campbell, led the service at 11 a.m. assisted by Caroline and Keith Wansbrough who led the children’s/youth message. This Sunday the minister will lead the worship at 11 a.m. The monthly evening service takes place this Sunday at 6.30 p.m. This will be the special Annual Bereavement Service and will be led by Ian Baillie, Session Clerk. This is an open invitation for family and friends in the congregation and the parish who have suffered bereavement, not only in the last year but in past years, to come together for this service of remembrance. The monthly bookstall with Christian material available to suit all ages will be in the Rankine Hall after both services this Sunday. The World Day of Prayer will take place on Friday, March 7 in Slamannan Parish Church at 7 p.m. Door duty this Sunday will be by Alan Macfarlane, Alistair McDonald, Laura Crompton, Charles Lees Richard Baird and Tom Nimmo. The creche will be manned by Joanne Kilpatrick, Dorothy McDonald and Lesley Mann.

Ladies’ Group

Brightons Ladies’ Group will meet in the Community Hall at 7.45 p.m. on Tuesday, March 4 when the guest speaker, Geoff Bailey, will talk on ‘Women at War’. All ladies welcome. Admission £2.

History meeting

See Maddiston.