Sally will be talking to us on Thursday 9th September at 7pmDetails
As the coronavirus situation appears to ease our weekly, Thursday evening, face to face meetings have been re-introduced. Our speakers will occasionally be via the Zoom Video Conferencing facility. Please contact us for more information.Details
John will be talking to us on 16th September about this award winning initiative was developed to improve the mental health of those in our communities and has received global recognition.Details
· Helping our Youngsters by assisting reading at Onthank Primary School; organising a Primary Schools Quiz for all the local Primaries; sponsoring students to attend the European Parliament and International Youth Rallies; arranging Young Chef, Young Musician and Young Photographer competitions; sponsoring students to attend Youth Leadership courses.
· Helping our Community by raising funds for Combat Stress, CentreStage, Hansel Village and we have a Community Support Fund which we use to donate small sums to local deserving causes. We also gather food weekly to donate to Ayrshire East Foodbank.
· Helping our National Community by raising funds for Diabetes UK, Prostate Cancer, Motor Neurone (MND Scotland) and many others.
· Helping Internationally by supporting and raising funds for disaster related charities such as Shelterbox, Aquabox, Medecin sans Frontieres. We have also raised funds for Mary's Meals and the Wheelchair Foundation.
We mentioned the Social Side earlier and in addition to our weekly meetings we arrange visits to places of interest, e.g., the new Kilmarnock Campus of Ayrshire College, the new Wm. McIlvanney Campus that comprises Kilmarnock Academy and James Hamilton Primary School, the House of an Art Lover, etc. We have an annual Burns Supper and often explore local restaurants. We also have an annual Social Weekend and, for this, have visited Warsaw, Berlin, Lisbon, Versailles and St. Helier in the past five years.
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Thu, Sep 23rd 2021 6:30 pm
We are delighted to welcome Freda, one of our new members, who will be talking to us on Thursday 23rd September
Thu, Sep 30th 2021 6:30 pm
Thu, Oct 7th 2021 6:30 pm
Thu, Oct 14th 2021 6:30 pm
Thu, Oct 21st 2021 6:30 pm
Betty will join us on the 21st October, either in person or by Zoom depending on the circumstances.
We meet on Thursdays at 6.30pmThe Park Hotel
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