Join us for a Wellbeing Weekend event, get competitive at our Scrabble games night, or grab a slice of the action at Nells Pizza 🍕.
If you're yet to sign up, then get moving. Head to www.manchestercares.org.uk/get... to join in with all the fun.
👥 JULY FACE-TO-FACE SOCIAL CLUBS: These will be taking place face-to-face around Manchester.
👥 Saturday 2nd July, 1-3pm: Craft Workshop and Collage: OXFORD ROAD
Come along and meet younger neighbours from the Whitworth Contemporaries Student Art Group at the beautiful Whitworth Art Gallery for a craft workshop on paper weaving and collage.
👥 Saturday 2nd July, 12-4pm: Wellbeing Weekender: ARDWICK GREEN
Come and chat to us and our partners at this Wellbeing Weekender Community event. Expect food stalls, arts performances, music, family activities and more. Drop-in, no booking required.
👥 Tuesday 5th July, 6-8pm: Scrabble Night: WITHINGTON
Scrabble got in touch with Manchester Cares when they heard about our activities and generously donated some scrabble boards to Manchester Cares. So come along and have a game or two - there will be prizes!
👥 Thursday 7th July, 2-3.30pm: Urban Gardening: CITY CENTRE
Come along and join in the Urban Gardening project we are going to be involved with all year at Plant Noma. We’ll be helping them make the area more green over the course of 2022.
👥 Wednesday 13th July, 5-6.30pm, Tech Club: ANCOATS
Come along to our new monthly tech club, bring along your phones, laptops and tablets to this session for some tech support. Learn about whatever you would like from a younger neighbour, from emails to listening to music online.
👥 Thursday 14th July, 6-8pm: Pizza Slice Social: CITY CENTRE
Come along to Nell’s New York pizza bar for a giant slice of pizza and a natter with your neighbours.
👥 Friday 15th July, 1-2.30pm, Lunchtime Quiz: CHORLTON
Join your neighbours for a fun lunch time quiz in this Chorlton pub. We will be in the outdoor heated terrace at the back, so bring some layers to keep cosy.
👥 Tuesday 19th July, 6-7.30pm: Desert Island Discs: CITY CENTRE
Like the radio show of its namesake, come and share a song and why it’s meaningful to you. On Sunday 17th it is National Ice Cream day, so choose a song that reminds you of being on holiday.
👥 Tuesday 26th July, 6-8.15pm, Documentary Club: CITY CENTRE
Another brilliant instalment of Documentary Club. Join your younger neighbours to watch a new documentary, then have a chat about it over snacks and refreshments.
👥 Thursday 28th July, 1-2.30pm: Platt Fields Hang Out: FALLOWFIELD
Come join your neighbours in the lovely setting of the Market Garden for some warm drinks and homemade cakes. The club is outside but has a fully covered area, please bring appropriate clothing for the weather.
🎦 JULY VIDEO CLUBS: If you can’t currently meet face-to-face or want some extra activities, the fun is still being had online.
🎦 Monday 11th July, 5-6pm: Virtual Quiz - ZOOM
Bring your competitive edge, and join your neighbours for our Virtual Quiz Club hosted by neighbour Ged.
🎦 Monday 18th July 12-1pm: Chair Yoga - ZOOM
Join us for a relaxing session of chair yoga with qualified yoga teacher Barbara from Lumi Foundation. The class will include breathing exercises, stretching, and yoga you can do from the comfort of your chair.
Posted by Naomi Weaver on Monday 27th June 2022