Grahamston news from Thursday, April 23

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Prize Bingo

A prize bingo is being held on Tuesday, May 5 in Grahamston Bowling club. Tickets are £1 or you may pay at door. Please be seated by 7.20 p.m. for eyes down at 7.30 p.m. prompt. Tea/coffee and biscuit will be served at the interval, so please bring own cup.

Thornwood TRA

Thornwood Tenants and Residents Assocation is having a prize bingo on Saturday in the Thornhill Community Centre. Eyes down at 7.30 p.m. Admission is £1. Please bring your own cup.

Westfield Park

Events and activities on at Westfield Park Community Centre include: Today (Thursday) Job Club from 10 a.m. until noon; The Community Café is open from noon – 2 p.m.; Teenagers Recycled (lunch club OAP) noon – 2 p.m. Provost Pat Reid’s surgery is noon – 12.30 p.m. C.A.B. every second Thursday (check with centre), the junior and senior youth clubs start back on April 23 when they will perform their Easter Show starting at 7.30 p.m. All are welcome; Friday the Mums Group meet from 10 a.m. – noon; Arts/Crafts meet 1 - 3p.m. Monday Geneology Class 1.30 – 3.30 p.m. Tae Kwan Do Class from 6 – 9 p.m.; Tuesday Job Club meet 1 – 3 p.m. We have a Fly–T class from 6.30 - 8.30 p.m. Wednesday Community Café noon – 2 p.m. Share a Craft Class 10 – noon; Job Club 10 - noon, Girls Group 6.30 – 8.30 p.m., Councillor David Alexander’s surgery 6.45 – 7.30 p.m. Zumba 7 - 8 p.m. We also have an IT suite for public use for internet access, email access, filling in online forms, job searches homework and printing/copying. For any further information and opening times please call the centre on (01324) 508520.

St James

Rev. Colin Mailer will lead worship this Sunday. Please note the time of worship is now at 11.30 a.m.

United Church

1st Falkirk Boys Brigade resume this Friday. Anchor Boys (ages 5-7) meet from 6 to 7.15 p.m. Junior Section (ages eight - 10) should meet at 6.10 p.m. for the Battalion sports at Grangemouth Stadium. Company Section (ages 11- 18) meet from 7.45 to 10 p.m. Victorian Coffee Morning takes place on Saturday at 10 a.m. until noon in the church halls. Stalls include cake and candy, soft goods and bric a brac. Tickets available for £2.50 or pay at the door. All welcome. The kids Sunday club meets in the church hall at 11 a.m. Come along and make new friends while enjoying games, arts and crafts, songs and Bible stories. The Friendship group meets on Monday in the church hall from 1.30 until 3 p.m. All are welcome. Rainbows, Brownies and Guides meet throughout the week. Grahamston Toddlers meet in the church hall on Wednesdays from 9.30 until 11.30 a.m. Feel free to come along or contact Clare on 07720205035. For more information on all church events and activities, visit

Miller Hall

The 11.30 a.m. service is in the Dawson Centre, Davids Loan, Bainsford. The 6 p.m. service will be with Rev. Campbell Campbell-Jack. The prayer meeting in small hall is at 5.15 p.m. on Sunday. Bible study is on Wednesday, April 29. All welcome.