Belper  Celebration

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Just a few of the things happening in and around Belper

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    OCTOBER 2016




Saturday  1st


BELPER TOWN FC  V  BEDWORTH UNITED (League) - H – K.O. 3.00pm


BELPER TOWN FC Reserves V  Eastwood Community Reserves (League) - H – K.O. 3.00pm

Playing on Alton Manor Ground off Nailers Way, Belper.


Belper Hockey Ladies 1st Team  v  Loughborough Students (H) – Start – 1.30pm


MODEST Live at the Milford Social Club off Chevin Road, Milford. – Starts 8.30 p.m. Free Admission


DESERT BOOTS Live at the George & Dragon Bridge Street, Belper.


Saturday 1 October 12 noon to 4pm Fun Palace arts/science workshops at No.28 Market Place National event; art and science workshops; free entry. Facebook: twentyeightbelper


Sunday  2nd

Monday  3rd


Milford and Makeney WI Meeting

at Milford Baptist Chapel, Chevin Road, Milford. – Starts 1.30pm till 3.30pm

With speaker Bernadette Davies will  talk about Denman the WI college


DO YOU ENJOY  MEETING PEOPLE? EXCHANGING IDEAS? HAVING FUN? MEALS & TRIPS OUT?

IF SO WHY NOT JOIN MILFORD AND MAKENEY WI FOR FUN AND FRIENDSHIP








START MEDITATING at the Old School House, Chapel Street, Belper DE56 1AR – Mondays 1.30 – 2.45 pm

Classes are suitable for both beginners and experienced meditators. Everyone is welcome. During the classes the teacher will explain how to meditate on various virtuous objects that will make the mind calm and peaceful; and how to use the insights gained to overcome our daily problems.

The class runs for an hour and a half. The teacher for this class is Gen Kelsang Chodor, the resident teacher at Heart Jewel Centre. Classes include 2 guided meditations, short talk and discussion.

The classes are self-contained so you can drop in any week. There is also no need to book.

Please note the centre is a registered charity and class fees cover only the running costs. Neither the teacher nor assistant receive any payment. – £5 per class (full-time students free of charge).


Tuesday  4th


BECOME A VOLUNTEER AND SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL AIR AMBULANCE JOIN THE BELPER and MATLOCK DISTRICT AIR AMBULANCE SUPPORTERS GROUP

We meet on the first Tuesday of each month at 11.00 a.m. in The Millhouse, Derby Road, Milford, Belper DE56 0QW.  We are a small but vibrant group looking for new volunteers who have a few hours to spare each month to take part in a wide variety of fund raising activities.

If you enjoy meeting people and you would like to raise money for a highly regarded charity at the same time come along and meet us to find out more at one of our regular monthly meetings - no obligations – just for coffee and a chat.

 IF YOU WOULD LIKE A PRE-MEETING TELEPHONE CHAT EMAIL janairamb@gmail.com

AND INCLUDE YOUR NAME AND PHONE NUMBER

If you would like to come to our next meeting please give us a call on 08454 130999 and quote reference BMDSG to book your place. – enquiries@theairambulanceservice.org.uk

 

Wednesday  5th


BELPER TOWN FC Under 21s  V  Borrowash Victoria (League) - H – K.O. 7.45pm


Wednesday 5 October 7.30pm Belper Historical Society talk at St John’s Chapel AGM with talk on research about workers at Strutt mills in 1896. All welcome.

For details, contact Mary Smedley on 01773 822383.


Thursday  6th


START MEDITATING at the Old School House, Chapel Street, Belper DE56 1AR – Thursday  7.00 – 8.30 pm

Classes are suitable for both beginners and experienced meditators. Everyone is welcome. During the classes the teacher will explain how  to meditate on various virtuous objects that will make the mind calm and peaceful; and how to use the insights gained to overcome our daily problems.

The class runs for an hour and a half. The teacher for this class is Gen Kelsang Chodor, the resident teacher at Heart Jewel Centre. Classes include 2 guided meditations, short talk and discussion.

The classes are self-contained so you can drop in any week. There is also no need to book.

Please note the centre is a registered charity and class fees cover only the running costs. Neither the teacher nor assistant receive any payment. – £5 per class (full-time students free of charge).


Friday  7th

Star Roles after-school Drama Club at Belper Fleet Arts Centre on Fri from 4.30pm To 5.30pm

Star Roles is an after-school Drama Club for 6-11 year olds. The sessions are 1.5 hours long. They will focus on

character, movement and expression through improvisation, role-play and drama games. There will also be the

opportunity to take part in productions and Arts Festival competitions. Come and learn new skills, make new friends, increase self confidence and have lots of fun! (Booking essential as places are limited)

Belper Fleet Arts Centre The Old School The Fleet Belper Derbyshire DE56 1NU

Contact Suzy Hill on 01773 880479 - Email: info@jellyroles.co.uk www.jellyroles.co.uk

Saturday  8th


BELPER TOWN FC  V  GOOLE AFC (F.A. Trophy Prelim Rd) - H – K.O. 3.00pm


BELPER RUGBY CLUB 1st XV  v  Ashby  - H - Starts 3.00pm – (League)


BELPER RUGBY CLUB 2nd XV  v  Worksop 2XV - H - Starts 3.00pm – (League)


Belper Hockey Mens 1st Team  v  Lichfield (H) – Start – 1.30pm


Belper Farmers Markets are held on the 2nd Saturday of every month on the Market Place

from 9.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m. There is free parking in the adjacent Coppice Car Park.


We Shall Overcome benefit with CAROL HODGES, SILK ROAD and more

Live at the Queens Head, Chesterfield Road, Belper.  – Doors open 8.00 p.m. Starts 9.00 p.m.


SOUTH BOUND Live at the George & Dragon Bridge Street, Belper.


Sunday  9th


Sunday 9 October 2pm Walk: Historic Belper from Strutt’s North Mill Join Dawn Churchill on a short walk, looking at recently researched aspects of Belper’s history. £2 per person, under 16s free.


Belper Indoor Car Boot at Belper Leisure Centre on Sun 9th October 2016 from 8.00am To 12 Noon

The doors are open to buyers from 8am till 12noon – Adults 85p   OAP's 60p  Children under 16 are FREE when with an Adult.

Belper Indoor Car Boot is held on the 2nd Sunday of the month in the Big Hall @ Belper Leisure Centre,

Belper Leisure Centre John O'Gaunts Way, Belper, Derbyshire. DE56 ODA

The cost is £10* and we provide you with a 4' table, you get a good amount of space around your table if you wish to bring a trestle table or rail your very welcome. – contact Number: 08712 107625


Monday  10th



Tuesday  11th

Wednesday  12th

Thursday  13th


Belper & District Organ  Keyboard Club SOCIAL NIGHT in St John`s Chapel, The Butts, Belper. Starts 7.00 p.m. till 10.00 p.m.

The charge for social evening is £1, including Tea, Coffee & Biscuits. Our club owns a Yamaha EL70, which you are Welcome to play


Friday  14th  


Star Roles after-school Drama Club at Belper Fleet Arts Centre on Fri from 4.30pm To 5.30pm

Star Roles is an after-school Drama Club for 6-11 year olds. The sessions are 1.5 hours long. They will focus on

character, movement and expression through improvisation, role-play and drama games. There will also be the

opportunity to take part in productions and Arts Festival competitions. Come and learn new skills, make new friends, increase self confidence and have lots of fun! (Booking essential as places are limited)

Belper Fleet Arts Centre The Old School The Fleet Belper Derbyshire DE56 1NU

Contact Suzy Hill on 01773 880479 - Email: info@jellyroles.co.uk www.jellyroles.co.uk   

Saturday  15th


BELPER TOWN FC Reserves V  Harworth Colliery Reserves (League) - H – K.O. 3.00pm

Playing on Alton Manor Ground off Nailers Way, Belper.


M.G.BOULTER(Americana) + Support  Live at the Queens Head, Chesterfield Road, Belper.

Tickets. £7  – Doors open 8.00 p.m. Starts 9.00 p.m.


Belper & District Organ & Keyboard Club present in concert  NICHOLAS MARTIN

at the Congregational Church, Green Lane, Belper. Doors open 6.45 starts 7.30 p.m.

Tickets £5 Members  – £7 Non-Members  inc refreshments  - Contact 01773 827204 for info


NO DAMN CLUE Live at the George & Dragon Bridge Street, Belper.


JESSIE LACE Live at the Milford Social Club off Chevin Road, Milford. – Starts 8.30 p.m. Free Admission


Saturday 15 October 7.30pm Fright Night Belper Arts Festival event at No.28 Market Place Prepare for the macabre, sinister and plain scary. Drinks and snacks available. Tickets £9 including refreshments, available from Oxfam Bookshop & www.belperartsfestival.org. Profits to Belper Arts Festival 2017.


Sunday  16th

Monday  17th


BELPER HERITAGE TALK – Belper Leisure

Monday 17th October – 7.00 p.m. To 8.30 p.m. At No 28 The Market Place, Belper.

Celebrating Belper Heritage in 60 great images and stories for UNESCO`S International World Heritage Day

With Adrian Farmer. – FREE EVENT but booking is essential. To book call in at Belper Library

or ring 01629 533192. Refreshments available.


Tuesday  18th


BELPER TOWN FC  V  AFC RUSHDEN & DIAMONDS (League) - H – K.O. 7.45pm


Business Networking for Mummies & Daddies

At Chucklebutties Play Centre, Belper on Tue 18th October 2016 from 10.00am To 11.00am

Juggle running your own business with looking after young children? Join us on the third Tuesday of the month from 10am to meet like-minded local business people who are also parents, just like you! All welcome, with or without the kids! Chucklebutties Play Centre, Belper Mills, Bridge Foot, Belper. Derbyshire. DE56 1YD

Contact is Steph Jansen on 01773 880123 or Email: steph@chucklebutties.co.uk

£4.95 per adult, includes a complimentary coffee or tea, and entry for one child. Attendees with children present are welcome to stay and play after 11am. (If you don't bring a child with you, we will give you a voucher to use within a month. Further children charged at normal rates.)

 

Wednesday  19th


LIFE DRAWING WITH VIVEKA

At the Strutts Centre, Derby Road on

10.00am. - 12 noon - room 19 (ground floor) cost: £12 - £15 sliding scale

Tel  Viveka on 01629 258 362  for more information.

Select according to ability to pay (please reflect honestly on this)

The room is next to an outside door opening onto the car park, so it is easy to carry in materials.

Bring own materials etc. coffee machine available.  Sink in room.

For information go to www.vivekabowry.co.uk


Thursday  20th

Friday  21st    


DAVID ROVICS (USA) + Support  Live at the Queens Head, Chesterfield Road, Belper.

Tickets. £8  – Doors open 8.00 p.m. Starts 9.00 p.m.


Star Roles after-school Drama Club at Belper Fleet Arts Centre on Fri from 4.30pm To 5.30pm

Star Roles is an after-school Drama Club for 6-11 year olds. The sessions are 1.5 hours long. They will focus on

character, movement and expression through improvisation, role-play and drama games. There will also be the

opportunity to take part in productions and Arts Festival competitions. Come and learn new skills, make new friends, increase self confidence and have lots of fun! (Booking essential as places are limited)

Belper Fleet Arts Centre The Old School The Fleet Belper Derbyshire DE56 1NU

Contact Suzy Hill on 01773 880479 - Email: info@jellyroles.co.uk www.jellyroles.co.uk


Saturday  22nd


BELPER RUGBY CLUB 2nd XV  v  Dronfield 2 XV - H - Starts 3.00pm – (Friendly)


Belper Hockey Mens 1st Team  v  Stourport (H) – Start – 12.00 noon


Belper Hockey Ladies 1st Team  v  Liverpool Safton (H) – Start – 2.00pm


LOCKTOBERFEST! Live at the George & Dragon Bridge Street, Belper. ( Beer Festival)

 

Sunday  23rd

Monday  24th


START MEDITATING at the Old School House, Chapel Street, Belper DE56 1AR – Mondays 1.30 – 2.45 pm

Classes are suitable for both beginners and experienced meditators. Everyone is welcome. During the classes the teacher will explain how to meditate on various virtuous objects that will make the mind calm and peaceful; and how to use the insights gained to overcome our daily problems.

The class runs for an hour and a half. The teacher for this class is Gen Kelsang Chodor, the resident teacher at Heart Jewel Centre. Classes include 2 guided meditations, short talk and discussion.

The classes are self-contained so you can drop in any week. There is also no need to book.

Please note the centre is a registered charity and class fees cover only the running costs. Neither the teacher nor assistant receive any payment. – £5 per class (full-time students free of charge).


Tuesday  25th  

Wednesday  26th


Belper Gardening Club

Belper Gardening Club is a friendly and fun group that is open to everyone from those who have just started gardening to others with more experience. We meet at Belper Football Club, Bridge Street, DE56 1BA on the 4th Wednesday of every month from 7.30 to 9.30pm. Our activities include monthly meetings, gardening workshops, guest speakers, plant, seed, and produce swaps, garden visits and community garden projects to name but a few.

Membership is £30 per year and can be paid as a lump sum at your first meeting or in three instalments of £10.

Non-members pay £3 per meeting, per person.

To find out more, come along to a meeting or telephone 07966 307000/01773 826622

or email infobelpergardeningclub@gmail.com or find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/belpergardeningclub/?fref=ts


Thursday  27th


Belper & District Organ  Keyboard Club SOCIAL NIGHT in St John`s Chapel, The Butts, Belper. Starts 7.00 p.m. till 10.00 p.m.

The charge for social evening is £1, including Tea, Coffee & Biscuits. Our club owns a Yamaha EL70, which you are Welcome to play


OPEN MIC NIGHT at the Queens Head Chesterfield Road, Belper.

Starts 8.30pm – Free Entrance - Anything Goes. – On the last Thursday of each month


START MEDITATING at the Old School House, Chapel Street, Belper DE56 1AR – Thursday  7.00 – 8.30 pm

Classes are suitable for both beginners and experienced meditators. Everyone is welcome. During the classes the teacher will explain how  to meditate on various virtuous objects that will make the mind calm and peaceful; and how to use the insights gained to overcome our daily problems.

The class runs for an hour and a half. The teacher for this class is Gen Kelsang Chodor, the resident teacher at Heart Jewel Centre. Classes include 2 guided meditations, short talk and discussion.

The classes are self-contained so you can drop in any week. There is also no need to book.

Please note the centre is a registered charity and class fees cover only the running costs. Neither the teacher nor assistant receive any payment. – £5 per class (full-time students free of charge).


Friday  28th

Saturday  29th


BELPER TOWN FC Reserves V  Holbrook Sports Reserves (League) - H – K.O. 3.00pm

Playing on Alton Manor Ground off Nailers Way, Belper.


BELPER RUGBY CLUB 1st XV  v  Bakewell Mannerians  - H - Starts 3.00pm – (League)


BELPER RUGBY CLUB 2nd XV  v  Bakewell 2 XV - H - Starts 2.15pm – (League)


DEAD OF A - Live at the George & Dragon Bridge Street, Belper.


Sunday  30th

Monday  31st


START MEDITATING at the Old School House, Chapel Street, Belper DE56 1AR – Mondays 1.30 – 2.45 pm

Classes are suitable for both beginners and experienced meditators. Everyone is welcome. During the classes the teacher will explain how to meditate on various virtuous objects that will make the mind calm and peaceful; and how to use the insights gained to overcome our daily problems.

The class runs for an hour and a half. The teacher for this class is Gen Kelsang Chodor, the resident teacher at Heart Jewel Centre. Classes include 2 guided meditations, short talk and discussion.

The classes are self-contained so you can drop in any week. There is also no need to book.

Please note the centre is a registered charity and class fees cover only the running costs. Neither the teacher nor assistant receive any payment. – £5 per class (full-time students free of charge).