Slamannan news from Thursday, May 22

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Last Sunday’s service was conducted by the Rev. Helen Cook on door duty were Ray Buchananan and Linda McGarry, bible reading was by Ray Buchanan. A lovely duet was sung by Grace Douglas and Jean Gilmour. Tickets are still available for the social evening on Saturday, May 31, in the Bowling Club see Janette, Linda, Agnes or Ruby. The Sacrament of Holy Communion will be celebrated on Sunday, June 1. Boxes are still in church for anyone wishing to donate to Falkirk Food Bank. Anyone requiring the services of a minister should contact the Rev. Helen Cook on 01786 464128.

Comunity Centre

Groups at Slamannan Community centre: Weekly times for groups which meet at Slamannan Centre are as follows – Monday: Mums and toddlers, 9.30 – 12.; Cooking class, 1 – 3 p.m.; P1& P4 Youth Club 6.00-7.15pm.; P4 & P7 Youth Club 7.30 – 8.45 p.m.; Tuesday, Year 1 plus Youth Club 5.30-8.30pm:Wednesday – Credit Union, 10.00-11.00am.; Citizen Advice Bureau 10.30-1pm (every second week) Fruit Barra 10.00-1.00pm: Bingo Group 10.30-12.30: Wednesday Club, 1.00-3.00pm; Karate 6.30-8.30pm. Thursday – Mums and toddlers, 9.30 – 12.; Dancing, 5.30-9.30pm: Adult Watercolour class 7pm-9pm. Friday – Mums and toddlers 10-13-1pm; Arts and Crafts 1.00-3.00 p.m.. Saturday - Dancing, 2 – 4 p.m.; Sunday, Dancing 10-1 p.m., Cllr McLuckie surgery 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.; Councillor Hughes every two weeks 12.15- 1.00 p.m. For more information on any of these groups please contact Slamannan Community Education Centre, Bank Street, Slamannan FK1 EZ, or on 01324 851548.


Following the annual general meeting on Wednesday, May 7, a new committee was formed as follows: president, Mrs Jane Miller, secretary, Mrs Wilma Thom, treasurer, Mrs Mary McNee et al. The new season will commence on Wednesday, September.3. The summer outing to Ayr is on Saturday, June 7, and the bus leaves Slamannan at 10 a.m.