Maddiston news from Thursday, May 14

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Evangelical Church

The Youth Club will be held tomorrow (Friday) from 7.30 p.m.-9 p.m. in the Maddiston Community Centre. All S1-6 youth welcome. The Sunday services start at 10 a.m. with Communion, followed at 11 a.m. by a time of fellowship with refreshments. The Family Service is at 11.30 a.m. when the guest speaker will be David Trodden from Perth. Children and young teens can go out of the service and into their own groups at noon, Discovery Club Extra, Creche and Youth Bible Group. The evening service is at 6.30 p.m. when there will be Bible Teaching from Jim Crooks from Dundee. His theme is entitled ‘The God who lifts the Discouraged’ 1 Kings 19:1-18. The parent and toddler group meets on Monday, at 9.30 a.m. The prayer meeting will be on Wednesday at 7.30 p.m.

Golf Club

The club is running buses to May’s Scottish Cup final at Hampden between Falkirk and Inverness and anyone wishing to book seats should put their names in at the clubrooms or call John Brown on (01324) 711277. Meanwhile, a domino competition goes ahead at the Manuelrigg premises every Sunday afternoon when the winner can pick up a coo pie.

Community Centre

Events and activities on at Maddiston Community Centre for today and the next week include: Today (Thursday) Giggles Toddlers Group meets 12.30-2.30 p.m.; Maddiston Community Council will meet 7-9 p.m.; Kempo Ju-Jitsu meet 7-9 p.m.; On Friday the Credit Union will be open 10 a.m.–noon; the Community Café is open 8.45 a.m.–1 p.m.; the Senior Youth Club will meet 7-9 p.m. On Monday the Personal Development Group meets 9.30-11.30 a.m.; the Over 50s Lunch & Entertainment will be held 1-3 p.m. and the Choices Course is from 7.30-9.30 p.m.(for further information please call the centre). On Tuesday the Giggles Group will meet 9.30–11.30 a.m.; Kempo Ju-Jitsu meet 7-9 p.m; On Wednesday the child-minding group meets 9.30–11.30 a.m. and a Fast Track IT class is held from 9.30 a.m. - noon (call 501696 for information); the Youth Clubs will be on, P1-P4 5.30-6.30 p.m. and P5-P7, 6.45-7.45 p.m. We also have an IT suite for public use for internet access, e-mail access, filling in online forms, job searches, homework and printing/copying. For any further information and opening times please call the centre on (01324) 720960.

Muiravonside Church

Muiravonside Choral Society is holding its Spring concert on Wednesday, May 20 at 7.30 p.m. in Muiravonside Parish Church. Come along and enjoy a varied programme of lovely music for a spring evening.

Community Council

Maddiston Community Council’s meeting will be held this evening in Maddiston community centre at 7 p.m. All are welcome. The agenda includes progress on a growing area, the biodiversity enhancements taking place and plans for an orphan land project.