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Friday 19th September 2014

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What's On in Bradley Stoke

                Friday 19th September

THE DREAMETTES MOTOWN NIGHT5743
Tribute night for only £32pp including a 3 course meal, 1/2 bottle of wine per person, disco and tribute act.
Holiday Inn, Filton, Bristol - 19:00   hifiltonbristolhotel.co.uk

THREE BROOKS NATURE CONSERVATION GROUP – COMMUNITY EVENTS - BAT WALKS5814
Please check times and location. In our after-dark walks, you’ll be provided with a “bat detector” and shown how to identify the various species of bat which live on the reserve. Wear warm clothes and stout boots and bring a torch. Note that while these walks are free, numbers are limited for safety reasons. Booking is essential and you will need a ticket. The walk is not suitable for very young children as the group may walk quite fast between sites. Walk 3 - Friday 19 September Walk 4 - Friday 3 October Walks 3 and 4 can be booked through the South Gloucestershire Discover Festival: search for Discover Festival on www.southglos.gov.uk or look at www.facebook.com/discoversouthglos.
Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre - 19:00   facebook.com/discoversouthglos.

                Saturday 20th September

SEVERNSIDE RAMBLERS - BRUTON6015
Severnside Ramblers - Bruton. 10 Miles. Walking through the villages of Lamyatt and Wyke Champflower. Contact leader Ann 01179 798628 for details of times and meeting point. Join Severnside Ramblers for some fresh air and exercise, you will also enjoy some great views and hopefully see some wild life. Non-members are always very welcome. For more information about walks in September 2014, log on to www.severnside-ramblers.org.uk, or pick up a programme at your local library. A contact name and telephone number is given for each walk. We meet for Saturday and Sunday walks at Aztec West, Blue Zone Parking area, near the Management Centre, at the times shown for each walk, and share lifts to the start of the walk. Friday Walks, the meeting point is ALDI Car Park Bradley Stoke. Please bring packed lunch and plenty of fluids. If you want to go directly to the start of the walk, please contact the walk leader.
Contact leader Ann 01179 798628 - 8:00   severnside-ramblers.org.uk

                Sunday 21st September

SEVERNSIDE RAMBLERS - LAURIE LEE CENTENARY6016
Severnside Ramblers - Laurie Lee Centenary 9.5 miles . An Energetic walk round Slad & Toadsmoor valleys pointing out some of the locations mentioned in Cider with Rosie. A few climbs. Meet 9.30 Aztec West, Blue Zone Parking area, near the Management Centre. Leader Geoff 07816 543538. Join Severnside Ramblers for some fresh air and exercise, you will also enjoy some great views and hopefully see some wild life. Non-members are always very welcome. For more information about walks in September 2014, log on to www.severnside-ramblers.org.uk, or pick up a programme at your local library. A contact name and telephone number is given for each walk. We meet for Saturday and Sunday walks at Aztec West, Blue Zone Parking area, near the Management Centre, at the times shown for each walk, and share lifts to the start of the walk. Friday Walks, the meeting point is ALDI Car Park Bradley Stoke. Please bring packed lunch and plenty of fluids. If you want to go directly to the start of the walk, please contact the walk leader.
Meet at Aztec West - 9:30   severnside-ramblers.org.uk

                Thursday 25th September

AIRCRAFT INDUSTRY IN SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE 1940-426007
The Luftwaffe’s Attacks on the Aircraft Industry in South Gloucestershire 1940-42 A Talk by John Penny. On the anniversary of the Luftwaffe’s attacks on the aircraft industry in South Gloucestershire join us for a talk by John Penny. Tickets are free and available from any library or from www.eventbrite.co.uk Refreshments will be available.
Filton Library - 19:30   eventbrite.co.uk

                Friday 26th September

SEVERNSIDE RAMBLERS - LITTLETON-UPON-SEVERN6017
Severnside Ramblers - Littleton-upon-Severn. 2 hours. Only one hill. Cow Hill –with rewards of good views. Walking along , fields & Tracks – could be muddy. Opt. pub at end. Meet 9.30 Aldi Car Park Bradley Stoke. Leaders Andy & Chris 01454 416321. Join Severnside Ramblers for some fresh air and exercise, you will also enjoy some great views and hopefully see some wild life. Non-members are always very welcome. For more information about walks in September 2014, log on to www.severnside-ramblers.org.uk, or pick up a programme at your local library. A contact name and telephone number is given for each walk. We meet for Saturday and Sunday walks at Aztec West, Blue Zone Parking area, near the Management Centre, at the times shown for each walk, and share lifts to the start of the walk. Friday Walks, the meeting point is ALDI Car Park Bradley Stoke. Please bring packed lunch and plenty of fluids. If you want to go directly to the start of the walk, please contact the walk leader.
Meet at Aldi Car Park, Bradley Stoke - 9:30   severnside-ramblers.org.uk

                Saturday 27th September

WINTERBOURNE DOWN ART EXHIBITION6039
Winterbourne Down Art Exhibition: a display of the varied art work of this local group from Saturday 27 September – Friday 10 October. FREE to view during library opening hours
Winterbourne Library - 10:00   southglos.gov.uk/discover

DISCOVER STREET GAMES6091
Discover Street Games. Are you 11 - 15 years old? Want to try something new? Come and try Dodgeball, Volleyball and Table Tennis.
Patchway Library - 13:30  

                Sunday 28th September

SEVERNSIDE RAMBLERS - DIDMARTON & SHERSTON6018
Severnside Ramblers - Didmarton & Sherston. 14 miles. Farm paths, tracks & minor roads in undulating countryside. Meet 8.30 Aztec West, Blue Zone Parking area, near the Management Centre. Leaders Mike & Janet 01179 650661. Join Severnside Ramblers for some fresh air and exercise, you will also enjoy some great views and hopefully see some wild life. Non-members are always very welcome. For more information about walks in September 2014, log on to www.severnside-ramblers.org.uk, or pick up a programme at your local library. A contact name and telephone number is given for each walk. We meet for Saturday and Sunday walks at Aztec West, Blue Zone Parking area, near the Management Centre, at the times shown for each walk, and share lifts to the start of the walk. Friday Walks, the meeting point is ALDI Car Park Bradley Stoke. Please bring packed lunch and plenty of fluids. If you want to go directly to the start of the walk, please contact the walk leader.
Meet at Aztec West - 8:30   severnside-ramblers.org.uk

THREE BROOKS NATURE CONSERVATION GROUP – COMMUNITY EVENTS5815
AUTUMN NATURE WALK - A chance to amble through the reserve learning about the plants, birds and animals to be seen there in autumn. The walk will be led by professional ecologist Rupert Higgins. Meet for 10 am start outside Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre main door. Walk will finish by 1 pm.
Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre - 10:00  

BRISTOL COMPUTER FAIR6072
The ONLY Computer Fair in the South West! Bristol’s monthly Computer Fair will be held on Sunday 28th September at BAWA Health & Leisure Club, 589 Southmead Road, Filton, Bristol, BS34 7RG. Doors open 10am-3pm. Entry £3 adults, £2 concessions, children under 16 Free. Plus, there’s always FREE tea & coffee!!
BAWA Health & Leisure Club - 10:00  

                Monday 29th September

PARTY FOR ST PETER’S HOSPICE6008
Party for St Peter’s Hospice Monday 29th September 10.30am –12pm Try your hand at making jewellery, cards and a book sculpture whilst helping us to raise funds for St Peter’s Hospice. Drinks and cakes will be served. No booking required just turn up!
Filton Library - 10:30  

                Wednesday 1st October

PRE SCHOOL STORYTIME6030
Wednesdays 9.30 – 10.00am for stories and crafts, term time only.
Winterbourne Library - 9:30   southglos.gov.uk/discover

                Thursday 2nd October

PRE SCHOOL STORYTIME6083
Pre School Storytime: Thursday mornings 11.00-11.30am (term time only). For more information about the above: Tel: 01454 868006 Email: bradleystoke.library@southglos.gov.uk Check out our website www.southglos.gov.uk/libraries or follow us on twitter www.twitter.com@southgloslibs
Bradley Stoke Library - 11:00   southglos.gov.uk/libraries

STOP SMOKING SESSIONS6051
Appointments must be booked in advance 01454 865502
Filton Library - 15:00  

KNITTING GROUP6052
Knitting Group Every Thursday 5.45 - 6.45pm
Filton Library - 17:45  

THE LUFTWAFFE’S ATTACK ON THE AIRCRAFT INDUSTRY IN SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE 1940-19426046
‘The Luftwaffe’s Attack On The Aircraft Industry In South Gloucestershire 1940-1942’ Thursday 2nd 7.30pm Hurry and get your free ticket for a talk by John Penny at www.eventbrite.co.uk
Filton Library - 19:30   eventbrite.co.uk

                Friday 3rd October

WORK CLUB6093
Come along and get help with: CV writing, Job searching, Using Universal Jobsmatch, Applications, Careers advice. Then come along to Patchway Library on any Friday 9.30am-12.30am. For more information contact City of Bristol College on 0117 3122088 or email intowork@cityofbristol.ac.uk
Patchway Library - 9:30  

SILVER SING ALONG6040
Silver Sing Along: join library staff and friends on Friday 3 October 2.00 – 3.00pm to sing songs from the shows, World War II songs and songs you might have learnt at school. Suitable for 50+
Winterbourne Library - 14:00   southglos.gov.uk/discover

STORY & RHYME TIME6057
Story & Rhyme Time For pre-school children and their carers. Every Tuesday at 9.30am and every Friday at 2.30pm
Filton Library - 14:30  

                Saturday 4th October

THE THREE BROOKS NATURE CONSERVATION GROUP - MARSH MANAGEMENT5809
Work to maintain the marshland area. All workdays start at 10 am and finish at 4 pm, but you are welcome to leave earlier if needed. Wear old clothes and stout boots and bring a packed lunch. We provide all the equipment needed plus the essential tea, coffee and biscuits! Our usual meeting point is our tool store, which is behind the Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre, Fiddlers Wood Lane, Bradley Stoke, BS32 9BS. If you are coming by car, park in the leisure centre car park. Follow the road behind the centre (past the skate park) through the steel gates and our tool store is the green freight container on the right. If you are interested in joining us or would like to know more, then call Hannah on 0797 1426266 (evening), or e-mail Emma on info@three-brooks.info for more details. Our website, www.three-brooks.info has more information about the reserve and you can also find us on Facebook.
Tool Store at Bradley Stoke Leisure Centre - 10:00   three-brooks.info

CRAFT GROUP6036
The Craft Group will be meeting twice in October 10.00am – 12 noon on Saturday 4 and 18. Bring along your own project or just turn up to learn new skills and have a chat and a cuppa! The group always welcomes new members.
Winterbourne Library - 10:00   southglos.gov.uk/discover

DISCOVER BRADLEY STOKE RADIO 6075
For further details of all events, visit the South Glos website www.southglos.gov.uk/discover or pick up a brochure from the library.
Bradley Stoke Library - 10:00   southglos.gov.uk/discover

THE WILDLIFE OF SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE6041
Learn more about the wildlife which shares your home patch on Saturday 4 October 2.30 – 4.00pm
Winterbourne Library - 14:30   southglos.gov.uk/discover

CHATTERBOOKS6073
Chatterbooks: Our first meeting for book lovers in Years 5 and 6 will be on Saturday 4 October 2.30 – 3.30pm. If you’ve been inspired by the Summer Reading Challenge and haven’t already registered to join the group, it’s not too late; please speak to a member of library staff.
Bradley Stoke Library - 14:30   southglos.gov.uk/libraries

                Sunday 5th October

SEVERNSIDE RAMBLERS - SHERSTON6064
11 Miles. Fields, farms and Westonbirt Arboretum. Contact Gordon 01454 616344. Join Severnside Ramblers on a ramble. Non-members are always very welcome. For more information about walks in October 2014, log on to www.severnside-ramblers.org.uk, or pick up a programme at your local library. A contact name and telephone number is given for each walk. We meet for Saturday and Sunday walks at Aztec West, Blue Zone Parking area, near the Management Centre, at the times shown for each walk, and share lifts to the start of the walk. Friday Walks, the meeting point is ALDI Car Park Bradley Stoke. Please bring packed lunch and plenty of fluids. If you want to go directly to the start of the walk, please contact the walk leader
Meet at Aztec West - 9:00   severnside-ramblers.org.uk

AZTEC HOTEL & SPA OPEN AIR WEDDING SHOWCASE5932

Willow Brook Centre - 10:00  

ORCHARD HARVEST DAY6063
From 11am-4pm Part of South Gloucestershire's Discover Festival. Come and see traditional cider making using a Victorian horse-powered stone apple mill, and taste the results! Pigs, geese, ducks, and this year the Winterbourne Llamas on show. Celebrate and discover the bounty of local orchards, locally-produced food and drink, and local crafts and rural skills. Enjoy hot burgers, cold ice cream, beer, cider, tea and cakes, and watch Winterbourne Down Border Morris or play Skittles. And of course marvel at the work of the medieval craftsmen who built the magnificent Barn. There will also be a variety of children's activities to choose from relating to fruit and wildlife. Admission £2 for adults, free for under 16s. There will be a parking charge of £2 per vehicle, which will be collected by Paul’s Place, a local charity for disabled people.
Winterbourne Medieval Barn, Church Lane, Winterbourne BS36 1SE - 11:00   WinterbourneBarn.org.uk

                Monday 6th October

RHYMETIME6080
Rhymes and songs for parents and babies/toddlers to enjoy together every Monday morning 10.30-11 (term time only). For more information about the above: Tel: 01454 868006 Email: bradleystoke.library@southglos.gov.uk Check out our website www.southglos.gov.uk/libraries or follow us on twitter www.twitter.com@southgloslibs
Bradley Stoke Library - 10:30   southglos.gov.uk/libraries

                Tuesday 7th October

RHYMETIME6026
Rhymes and songs for parents and babies/toddlers to enjoy together every Tuesday morning 9.30 – 10.00am
Winterbourne Library - 9:30   southglos.gov.uk/discover

STORY & RHYME TIME6053
Story & Rhyme Time For pre-school children and their carers. Every Tuesday at 9.30am and every Friday at 2.30pm
Filton Library - 9:30  

USERS GROUP6047
Interested in joining the Library User Group? Or raise any matters of interest or concern about your library service? You are welcome to attend the meeting or contact the Librarian Clare Fletcher beforehand. 01454 868006
Filton Library - 18:00  

                Wednesday 8th October

PRE SCHOOL STORYTIME6031
Wednesdays 9.30 – 10.00am for stories and crafts, term time only.
Winterbourne Library - 9:30   southglos.gov.uk/discover

WI - A.G.M FOLLOWED BY KNIT AND STITCH5650
Bradley Stoke Women's Institute (WI)A.G.M followed by Knit and Stitch. From 2pm till 4pm.
Jubilee Centre, Bradley Stoke - 14:00  

                Thursday 9th October

HOW TO USE ANCESTRY TO TRACE YOUR ANCESTORS6006
Thursday October 9th 10am - 12pm Book a 1:1 session with our family history expert using online resources. Find out how to use Ancestry to trace your ancestors! Book a free session at any library or at www.eventbrite.co.uk
Filton Library - 10:00   eventbrite.co.uk

PRE SCHOOL STORYTIME6084
Pre School Storytime: Thursday mornings 11.00-11.30am (term time only). For more information about the above: Tel: 01454 868006 Email: bradleystoke.library@southglos.gov.uk Check out our website www.southglos.gov.uk/libraries or follow us on twitter www.twitter.com@southgloslibs
Bradley Stoke Library - 11:00   southglos.gov.uk/libraries

                Friday 10th October

MEADOWBROOK PRIMARY SCHOOL OPEN DAYS6070
Let our Year 6 pupils show you our school - Friday 10th October 2014 and Friday 5th December 2014 9.15am-11.30am or 1.30pm-3.00pm Let our Year 6 pupils show you our school No appointment needed Three Brooks Lane, Bradley Stoke, BS32 8TA 01454 868630 Email: office@meadowbrookprimary.co.uk uk
Meadowbrook Primary School - 9:15   meadowbrookprimary.co.uk

BOOK GROUP FOR PARENTS6038
The Book Group for Parents will be meeting on Friday 10 October 2.00 – 3.00pm New members are always welcome – please speak to a member of staff or contact the group’s facilitator Liz on 07825510079
Winterbourne Library - 14:00   southglos.gov.uk/discover

STORY & RHYME TIME6058
Story & Rhyme Time For pre-school children and their carers. Every Tuesday at 9.30am and every Friday at 2.30pm
Filton Library - 14:30  

                Saturday 11th October

FRANCE BAUDUIN’S ART WORK6045
There will be an exhibition of France Bauduin’s art work at the library from Saturday 11 October – Friday 31 October.
Winterbourne Library - 10:00   southglos.gov.uk/discover

THE HATTERS OF WATLEY’S END6042
The Hatters of Watley’s End – an illustrated talk Saturday 11 October 10.30am – 12 noon.
Winterbourne Library - 10:30   southglos.gov.uk/discover

CHATTERBOOKS6087
Chatterbooks - our monthly group for kids aged 9-11yrs is on the following Saturdays; 11th October; 15th November; 13th December 2.00-3.00pm. Come along, have fun and make some new friends. FREE.
Patchway Library - 14:00   southglos.gov.uk

CHATTERBOOKS6048
Chatterbooks is a free reading group for children aged 8 -12. If you are interested in joining please ask the library staff.
Filton Library - 14:30  

                Sunday 12th October

SEVERNSIDE RAMBLERS - FILTON, FRENCHAY & SNUFF MILLS6065
9 Miles. Filton Abbey Wood, Purdown, Snuff Mills and Filton Meet 9.30 Aztec West. Contact Ann 01179 798628. www.severnside-ramblers.org.uk Join Severnside Ramblers on a ramble. Non-members are always very welcome. For more information about walks in October 2014, log on to www.severnside-ramblers.org.uk, or pick up a programme at your local library. A contact name and telephone number is given for each walk. We meet for Saturday and Sunday walks at Aztec West, Blue Zone Parking area, near the Management Centre, at the times shown for each walk, and share lifts to the start of the walk. Friday Walks, the meeting point is ALDI Car Park Bradley Stoke. Please bring packed lunch and plenty of fluids. If you want to go directly to the start of the walk, please contact the walk leader
Meet at Aztec West - 9:00   severnside-ramblers.org.uk

                Monday 13th October

RHYMETIME6081
Rhymes and songs for parents and babies/toddlers to enjoy together every Monday morning 10.30-11 (term time only). For more information about the above: Tel: 01454 868006 Email: bradleystoke.library@southglos.gov.uk Check out our website www.southglos.gov.uk/libraries or follow us on twitter www.twitter.com@southgloslibs
Bradley Stoke Library - 10:30   southglos.gov.uk/libraries

                Tuesday 14th October

RHYMETIME6027
Rhymes and songs for parents and babies/toddlers to enjoy together every Tuesday morning 9.30 – 10.00am
Winterbourne Library - 9:30   southglos.gov.uk/discover

STORY & RHYME TIME6054
Story & Rhyme Time For pre-school children and their carers. Every Tuesday at 9.30am and every Friday at 2.30pm
Filton Library - 9:30  

                Wednesday 15th October

PRE SCHOOL STORYTIME6032
Wednesdays 9.30 – 10.00am for stories and crafts, term time only.
Winterbourne Library - 9:30   southglos.gov.uk/discover

                Thursday 16th October

PRE SCHOOL STORYTIME6085
Pre School Storytime: Thursday mornings 11.00-11.30am (term time only). For more information about the above: Tel: 01454 868006 Email: bradleystoke.library@southglos.gov.uk Check out our website www.southglos.gov.uk/libraries or follow us on twitter www.twitter.com@southgloslibs
Bradley Stoke Library - 11:00   southglos.gov.uk/libraries

WARTIME RADIO BROADCASTING6009
Wartime Radio Broadcasting A Talk by John Penny Thursday 16th October 7.30pm Join us for a nostalgic trip down radio memory lane! Tickets are free and available from any library of from www.eventbrite.co.uk Refreshments will be available.
Filton Library - 19:30   eventbrite.co.uk

WARTIME RADIO BROADCASTING 6049
Hurry and get your free ticket for a talk by John Penny at www.eventbrite.co.uk
Filton Library - 19:30   eventbrite.co.uk

AN EVENING WITH BESTSELLING WRITER TIM WEAVER6076
Ticket only. Cost £2.00. Events requiring tickets have limited places and must be booked as soon as possible at www.eventbrite.co.uk For further details of all events, visit the South Glos website www.southglos.gov.uk/discover or pick up a brochure from the library. For more information about any of the above: Tel: 01454 868006 Email: bradleystoke.library@southglos.gov.uk Check out our website www.southglos.gov.uk/libraries or follow us on twitter www.twitter.com@southgloslibs
Bradley Stoke Library - 19:30   southglos.gov.uk/libraries

                Friday 17th October

STORY & RHYME TIME6059
Story & Rhyme Time For pre-school children and their carers. Every Tuesday at 9.30am and every Friday at 2.30pm
Filton Library - 14:30  

                Saturday 18th October

CRAFT GROUP6037
The Craft Group will be meeting twice in October 10.00am – 12 noon on Saturday 18th. Bring along your own project or just turn up to learn new skills and have a chat and a cuppa! The group always welcomes new members.
Winterbourne Library - 10:00   southglos.gov.uk/discover

GO GO GADGET6092
Discover ‘Go Go Gadget’. Learn how to access library e-services through your portable gadget. Please book early as spaces are limited.
Patchway Library - 10:00   southglos.gov.uk/discover

FROM FIBRE TO FABRIC6043
A display of spinning, weaving, crochet and knitting with firbres from around th world. This is a FREE drop-in on Saturday 18 October 1.00 – 4.00pm
Winterbourne Library - 13:00   southglos.gov.uk/discover

CHATTERBOOKS6035
Chatterbooks first meeting for book lovers in Years 5 and 6 will be on Saturday 18 October 2.30 – 3.30pm. If you’ve been inspired by the Summer Reading Challenge and haven’t already registered to join the group, it’s not too late; please speak to a member of library staff.
Winterbourne Library - 14:30   southglos.gov.uk/discover

                Sunday 19th October

SEVERNSIDE RAMBLERS - SEVERN SPRINGS TO DEVILS CHIMNEY6066
8.5 Miles. Nice views and lovely countryside. Meet 9.00 Aztec West. Contact Bob 0796 7891837. www.severnside-ramblers.org.uk Join Severnside Ramblers on a ramble. Non-members are always very welcome. For more information about walks in October 2014, log on to www.severnside-ramblers.org.uk, or pick up a programme at your local library. A contact name and telephone number is given for each walk. We meet for Saturday and Sunday walks at Aztec West, Blue Zone Parking area, near the Management Centre, at the times shown for each walk, and share lifts to the start of the walk. Friday Walks, the meeting point is ALDI Car Park Bradley Stoke. Please bring packed lunch and plenty of fluids. If you want to go directly to the start of the walk, please contact the walk leader
Meet at Aztec West - 9:00   severnside-ramblers.org.uk

                Monday 20th October

RHYMETIME6082
Rhymes and songs for parents and babies/toddlers to enjoy together every Monday morning 10.30-11 (term time only). For more information about the above: Tel: 01454 868006 Email: bradleystoke.library@southglos.gov.uk Check out our website www.southglos.gov.uk/libraries or follow us on twitter www.twitter.com@southgloslibs
Bradley Stoke Library - 10:30   southglos.gov.uk/libraries



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