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Greek Theatre Workshops - Burjesta Theatre (on till 5 November)
Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) (on till 15 November)
Tue 21 October
Thu 23 October
Sat 25 October
Tue 28 October
Wed 29 October
Sat 1 November
Sun 2 November
Mon 3 November
Wed 5 November
Fri 14 November
All Quiet on the Western Front - Burjesta Theatre(on till Sat 22 Nov)
Wed 19 November
Sat 14 February
UK Baby & Toddler Show(on till Sun 15 Feb)
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'The Origins of Drama' - 2500 years ago theatre left behind its religious roots and took its first steps to create the dramatic forms we possess today, producing some of the most dramatic stories the world has ever seen...
MBSR is an original 9 session group programme taught in hospitals, prisons, schools, work place and in a variety of community settings with over 30 years of research evidence supporting mental and physical recovery & maintenance of wellbeing.
Thomas Glave is a Bronx-born author of Jamaican ancestry. While still a graduate student at Brown University, he became the second black and only gay writer to win an O. Henry award for short stories of exceptional merit. In his talk, Thomas will share his experiences of writing about his past and future work which uses the legacies of slavery and his own heritage to explore issues of blackness and queerness in contemporary society.
Our ongoing weekly workshops are open to all. We share skills, try out new ideas, and most of all have fun!
7 pm till 9pm - 13a Hope Street,Liverpool City Centre (the entrance is from the back, via Arrad St)
Liverpool Holistic Circle is a forum for sharing and increasing knowledge of all things holistic.
Mindfulness and Meditation Every Tuesday @ 4pm Come over and chill £5 per person
Meditation Drop-in Classes Every Thursday When we meditate we learn to be aware in the present moment and to develop positive feelings. Over time, mindfulness meditation can bring about a gentle but radical transformation. The classes are suitable for all levels of experience and are accessible to newcomers who will gain an understanding of the fundamentals of meditation. No need to book just arrive a few minutes in advance to allow time to settle your thoughts before we begin the meditation. A donation of £6 (concessions £3)is suggested for the evening See our Facebook page liverpoolbuddhistcentre
This group has been set up for women to meet other women and socialise in a friendly relaxed atmosphere. The group meets on the last Saturday of every month at the Star on Bow Street in Bolton. It would be great to see you. We meet at 9pm and the venue is open until the early hours if you wish to stay that long.
21.00 - Star and Garter, Bolton - location map
Annual celebration of Merseyside-born writer Malcolm Lowry (Under the Volcano), including the UK book launch of his 'lost' novel, In Ballast to the White Sea (University of Ottawa Press), talks by its editor Patrick McCarthy, professor of English at the University of Miami, and Iain Sinclair, who follows Lowry's footsteps in his recent book American Smoke, and a city centre walk led by Colin Dilnot. Tickets: Walk (11am-1pm) Â£5 Iain Sinclair talk (2-3.30pm) Â£5 Combined ticket Â£8 Book launch (4-6pm) free
Our monthly Handmade Arts & Crafts Artisan Market is back, with or usual unusual eclectic mix of specially selected artisans with their unique handmade/homemade arts and crafts for your pleasure. The arts and crafts on offer include handmade jewellery, cards, art works, photography and prints, soaps and washes, crochet and knitting, recycled gifts, bags, jewellery and cakes. Entry is Free and there is a car park to the rear of the building. The building has full disable access. We also have an onsite cafe, for you to put your feet up and enjoy after perusing the market. If you are a handmade/homemade artisan, who creates arts and crafts and would like a stall at this event Contact us by email on firstname.lastname@example.org for more details and a booking form, we would love to have you on board.
Saturday 25th October, 2014 from 10am to 3pm. Hand-made, high quality, affordable and local - the perfect place to buy direct from the artist/maker There is always something new and there will be lots of very talented, local crafters and artists selling their handmade items. These items are not widely available on the high street and therefore make for that special, unique and beautiful gift. All occasions (even Christmas!!) are catered for among our fabulous array of textiles, jewellery, paintings, photography, bath/beauty products, cards, and lots more. FREE Entry â€“ Refreshments available. All items are displayed on one ground floor level, with easy access for prams, buggies and wheelchairs.
Our members are of all ages and the book group is open to all LGBT women who love to read, wherever you sit on the rainbow. Discussions are friendly and informal. We meet on the last Tuesday of every month at 7:30pm in Dr Duncan's Pub (St. John's Lane, L1 1HF)in Liverpool City Centre. If you like chatting about books and want to meet new people, come along and join us! Check out our website to see what we're reading this month or find us on Facebook.
We are a group of lesbian women who meet on the last Wednesday of each month in Lancashire, the venue varies. You can get further information about the group and the books we read by visiting our web site.
6.45pm - please email Gloria@lancashirewomensbookgroup for further information
Liverpool Friends of Palestine will be holding their monthly vigil on the steps of St Luke's Church (the bombed -out church at the top of Bold Street). Vigils held on the first Saturday of every month.
The ever popular community market will be held on the first Saturday of every month until September. Arts and crafts, second hand clothes, bric-a-brac and much more. Home baked bread and cakes, chutneys and jams, delicious hot food and a great atmosphere. This time we will have an arts and crafts workshop for children.
Do you enjoy singing? We are a mixed group of singers of all ages who meet every Sunday evening. We sing everything from pop to showtunes to ballads. No audition necessary, just come along and join in the fun! We have free rehearsal space at St Stephen with St Catherine's Church, Crown Street, Liverpool (near the Women's Hospital). Fully accessible building. Turn up at 6pm for a cuppa and a biccie and rehearsal 6-30 to 8-30pm. Over 16s only.
FOR FOLK SAKE is a monthly showcase of wonderful local folk and acoustic acts. The event is on the first Sunday of every month and is absolutely free.
Come Strut Your Stuff - open floor poetry and acoustic music on the first Monday of every month at the Egg Cafe! (or on second Monday of the month when the first Monday clashes with a Bank Holiday).
Monthly meeting of Liverpool Friends of Palestine. (Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of every month.) All welcome.
Erich Maria Remarque's classic anti-war novel brought to the stage. Europe 1914. The outbreak of hostilities begins World War I. Paul Baumer and his school mates enlist in the German army and soon find themselves alongside millions of others fighting on the Western Front. None could have imagined the horrors they are to experience... And none of them will return home quite the same... The Casa, Hope Street, Liverpool, L1 9BQ Performance Dates - November - Friday 14th, Saturday 15th, Monday 17th, Wednesday 19th and Saturday 22nd, 7.30pm, Adults only. Tickets Â£7/Â£5 - To reserve tickets phone 07913 449396 or pay on the door. We are also showcasing local artists, photographers, painters, work relating to World War I in The Casa for the duration of the shows. * Please note their will be a Q & A session after the performance of Monday 17th with participation of war veterans from Tom Harrison House as well as the director and adapter of the play. For further information - Facebook - Burjesta Theatre Twitter - burjesta
Friendly, informal meeting of Liverpool's local Friends of the Earth group. Past campaigns have included local regeneration, climate change and transport. Open to all!
6.30pm till 8pm - DoES Liverpool, Unit 3, Floor 4, Gostins Building, 32-36 Hanover Street, Liverpool - location map
Returning to the Echo Arena, Liverpool on 14-15 February 2015, St. Valentines Day has never been so special. UK Baby & Toddler Show is the one stop pregnancy and parenting shop for all parents and parents to be. Whether you are a new parent or extending your family circle, UK Baby & Toddler Show offers exceptional advice, support, mega shopping opportunities and a fun day out for all the family. Expect only the best at UK Baby & Toddler Show with up to 150 local, regional and national exhibitors showcasing their specialist products and services across the whole baby and toddler market. Key features across the two days will include Liverpool Womenâ€™s Hospital Advice Centre, product demonstrations for parents to be and new mums and valuable seminar sessions offering only the best advise. Various competitions will be taking place, including the return of Tots Next Top Model and the Family Fun Activities for the whole family to enjoy. We believe that the first few years of a childâ€™s life are fundamentally significant. Evidence confirms that these early years do indeed position and set up our childrenâ€™s future development, as well as influence how well children do at school, their ongoing health and well-being and their achievements later in life. The UK Baby & Toddler Show has been created to entirely assist parents; so whether you are pregnant, or a new parent or have pre-school children; we invite you to visit what is set to be a spectacular show fulfilling all of your essential parenting needs.