Local events page

Hobmoor Community Centre - 250 Wash Lane, Yardley, B25 8FD
Yardley Community Singers
Every Monday at 7:15pm
(No charge for the first taster session and we ask for a £3 donation towards running costs if people decide to join [subject to affordability])
South Yardley Library - For details and bookings for belowevents contact:

Tel:  0121 464 1944                                            Email: south.yardley.library@birmingham.gov.uk
Swan Coffee Bar -     Every Monday 10am - 12noon
                                       Every Friday 11am - 12noon
Art Classes -                Every Monday 10am - 12noon and 12:30 - 2:30pm with artist Vicki.
                                       Places limited. Cost £7.00. Contact Vicki on 07940483320 for details.
Family History Sessions with Paul Wilkins - Every Monday 10:30am-11:30am
Every Friday 11:45am-12:45pm
Term time only, last session Friday 19th July.
Charge of £4.50 per session. Only 6 places available.
To confirm place please ring 0121 258 3853
Crafty Cygnets - In partnership with Fox Hollies Children’s Centre.
UNDER 5’S GROUP for children and their parent/carer. Craft activities, stories and songs.
Every Tuesday in term time - 9:30 - 11am.
Charge of £1 per family applies.
Keep Dancing - Every Thursday 11:15am - 12:15pm
A low impact dance exercise that explores a range of styles and eras.
No need to bring a partner, no previous experience needed. £5 per session.
Thursday Crafternoon - Every Thursday 2 - 4:30pm. A friendly and relaxed group open to anyone aged 16 and over.  All needlecrafts welcome. Small charges apply.
Keep Fit - A lively but steady exercise session for fitness and fun.
Every Friday 10 - 10:45am. £2.50 per session. New members always welcome.
Cook Together Eat Together - Free 6-week healthy cooking club
for Birmingham residents aged 50 and over
Friday 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th July (& 2nd & 9th August)
2pm - 4.30pm
Call 0800 464 0699 for more information.
Yardley History Group - Monday 8th July - Peter Round
First Day of the Summer Reading Challenge - Saturday 13th July
More Than Words - Bereavement Support Group Saturday 20th July 11am - 12noon
Reading Group - Thursday 25th July 5:30pm
Lego Builders Club - Saturday 27th July 2:15 - 4:15pm
Other Events:
Ladies Stitch and Sip
Take part in crafts such as; crocheting, knitting, paper crafts, embroidery etc. 
You can bring a project to work on, learn or just relax and enjoy the company of new friends.
Every monday evening from 6:30pm to 9:30pm
74 Victoria Road, Stetchford
B33 8AH
Get more information on their facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ladies.stitch.and.sip/
Hobmoor Community Centre:
Community Picnic in the Park - Oaklands Park
Monday 15th July 3:30pm - 5pm
More information on their facebook page: https://en-gb.facebook.com/HobmoorCommunityCentre/
Fox Hollies Forum, Greenwood Avenue, Acocks Green B27 7RA
Contact: 0121 706 0652 / foxholliescommassoc@gmail.com / facebook (Fox Hollies Forum)
Over 50s clubs
Mondays 1-3pm: beginners carpet bowls (£2 per session)
Tuesdays 12-2:30pm: yarn & yarn (£1 per session)
Wednesdays 10:30am-12pm: line dancing (£1.50 per session)
Wednesdays 12-1pm: lite bite club (£1.50 per session)
Acocks Green Library, Shirley Road B27 7XH
Wednesdays 10am-12pm / 2-4pm
6 week creativity course: begins 24th July / 11th September / 23rd October
Arts Activities for over 50s (performing, writing, creating)
Contact: 0121 464 9277 / claire.starmer@birmingham.gov.uk 
South Yardley Library
Contact for more details: 0121 464 1944 / south.yardley.library@birmingham.gov.uk 
Craft sessions:
25th July, 3rd August, 10th August, 15th August, 24th August (2:15pm)
27th August (10am)

  • Booking required

Lego Builders Club:
27th July, 31st August (2:15-4:15pm)

  • Drop in sessions

Under 5s Summer Sessions:
Fox Hollies Children Centre
23rd July, 30th July (9:30-11am)

  • Booking required / £1 per family

BCAT (Birmingham Centre for Art Therapies) STARZ
220 Moseley Road, B12 0DG
Art, drama, music and games
Every Saturday from 3rd-31st August (10:30am-12:30pm)
Contact: 0121 440 8273 / information above from Yardley Library

  • Booking opens Saturday 27th July

Summer Football Camp
Archbishop Ilsley Secondary School, Victoria Road, Acocks Green, Birmingham B27 7XY
For any 4-12 year old

Mon 29th Jun - Fri 2nd Aug
Mon 5th Aug - Fri 9th Aug
Mon 12th Aug - Fri 16th Aug
Mon 19th Aug - Fri 23rd Aug
Price: £40 per week / £10 per day
Contact: info@visionsportsacademy.co.uk / 07950 553 336 
Info: https://www.visionsportsacademy.com/holiday-camps