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WILD FAMILIES – Make your own bug hotel We start with a minibeast hunt! While we’re out we can scavenge for some materials to fill our bug hotels. We’ll make and decorate our bug hotels. We’ll also have time for a minibeast picture trail and to make a clay creature to take home.
Meet: Heath Community Centre, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DP.
Contact: 01889 560986.
Price: £6 per child.
Time: 22nd February, 10:00am.
WILD FAMILIES – Wildlife Litter Heroes We’ll head out on a litter pick (equipment and hi-vis provided) and make our own waste timeline. We’ll learn about the risk of litter to our wildlife, make some awesome creations junk modelling to take home.
Meet: Globe Eco Centre, Uttoxeter, ST14 5BE.
Contact: 01889 560986.
Price: £10.
Time: 22nd February, 1:00pm.
Litterbug Litter Pick Can you spare two hours? It doesn’t matter whether you are on your own, part of a group or can only spare an hour - you can make a difference by collecting the litter that is polluting our good town. All equipment is supplied. All are welcome.
Meet: Bramshall Park, Uttoxeter, ST14 7PF.
Contact: 01889 560986.
Price: Free.
Time: 24th February, 10:00am.
The Vision String Quartet Already established as one of the finest young string quartets of its generation. Their distinctive characteristics of performing all their programmes from memory, and standing up, lend their performances an added intimacy and intensity.
Meet: Abbotsholme School, Rocester, ST14 4BS.
Contact: 01543 263304.
Price: £19.
Time: 25th February, 7:30pm.
Bramshall Gardening Club Begonia expert Andrew McDougall will present an evening on these very versatile and colourful plants, explaining how to always achieve a glorious display.
Meet: Bramshall Parish Hall, Bramshall, ST14 5BG.
Contact: 07525 245308.
Price: Price £3.00 (Annual Membership £13.00).
Time: 25th February, 7:30pm.
Make & Mend Sewing Surgery Bring your old or broken clothes along to our make and mend session, learn how to fix broken garments, or get some inspiration for upcycling an old piece that you no longer wear. This practical group session, don't forget to bring your garments.
Meet: Globe Eco Centre, Uttoxeter, ST14 5BE.
Contact: 01889 560986.
Price: £12.
Time: 27th February, 10:00am.
Derbyshire Dales Woodcraft Group This is your chance to come along and have a go at woodturning and woodcarving with Rick Dobney, woodturner.
Meet: Wyaston Village Hall, Wyaston, DE6 2DR.
Contact: 01335 343765.
Price: Annual membership is £30, plus £3 for each meeting attended.
Time: 2nd March, 10:00am.
Meet on the Ridge Presenting The Vice-Bishops and Special Guests Neil Cameron, singer, songwriter and guitarist from Big Stone Gap with new solo CD.
Meet: Doveridge Village Club, Doveridge, DE6 5JZ.
Contact: 01889 563123.
Price: £3.00.
Time: 8th March, 8:00pm.
Age UK Form Filling Service Are you over 65 years of age and needing help completing an important form? Age UK Staffordshire can help. Booking advised
Meet: Uttoxeter Cares, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DT.
Contact: 01889 220420.
Price: Free.
Time: 8th March, 10:30am.
WILD FAMILIES – Make your own bird box Get your family booked in for our bird box building workshop. With the help of their grown-ups (and our staff), each paying child will build a nest box to take home. We’ll then walk down the lane to see the birds and a few other furry friends.
Meet: Globe Eco Centre, Uttoxeter, ST14 5BE.
Contact: 01889 560986.
Price: £10.
Time: 9th March, 10:00am.
Local Walk You are welcome to join the Abbots Bromley Footpath Society on a half-day walk led by Ron Sayers, to Moors Farm and the Clump. All the walks include stiles and are usually about 4 miles in length. Muddy conditions may be encountered.
Meet: Butter Cross, Abbots Bromley, WS15 3BS.
Contact: 01283 840078.
Price: Annual membership is £1 per household.
Time: 10th March, 9:30am.
A Child of Mine Help Point Supporting anyone affected by the loss of a baby or child of any age. A safe and friendly environment to meet others. Refreshments provided.
Meet: Uttoxeter Cares, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DT.
Contact: 01889 220420.
Price: Free.
Time: 20th March, 9:30am.
Age UK Form Filling Service Are you over 65 years of age and needing help completing an important form? Age UK Staffordshire can help. Booking advised
Meet: Uttoxeter Cares, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DT.
Contact: 01889 220420.
Price: Free.
Time: 22nd March, 10:30am.
WILD FAMILIES – Make your own bat box With the help of their grown-ups (and our staff), each paying child will build a bat box to take home. We’ll also walk down to the field for a little bug hunting to find what the bats might snack on and have a try at using a bat detector!
Meet: Globe Eco Centre, Uttoxeter, ST14 5BE.
Contact: 01889 560986.
Price: £10.
Time: 23rd March, 10:00am.
Uttoxeter Spring Clean For the Great British Spring Clean, we will be doing a town-wide litter pick and we need your help! We're inviting community volunteers and groups to litter pick, followed by a picnic in the park.
Meet: Bramshall Park, Uttoxeter, ST14 7PF.
Contact: 01889 560986.
Price: Free.
Time: 24th March, 10:00am.
Bramshall Gardening Club Kath Reynolds will give a very amusing and informative presentation on ‘Famous Folk of Stoke’, you will be surprised how many well-known names come from this part of the country.
Meet: Bramshall Parish Hall, Bramshall, ST14 5BG.
Contact: 07525 245308.
Price: Price £3.00 (Annual Membership £13.00).
Time: 25th March, 7:30am.
Together for Mental Health Safe Space Do you need someone to talk to? Are you feeling worried, anxious, stressed or depressed? Drop in to for a safe space to talk with people who understand.
Meet: Uttoxeter Cares, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DT.
Contact: 01889 220420.
Price: Free.
Time: 27th March, 10:30am.
Denstone Garden Guild Our next talk will be given by Sue Doherty on Hanging Baskets. Visitors are most welcome to join us.
Meet: Denstone Village Hall, Denstone, ST14 5HN.
Contact: 01889 590741.
Price: £1.50.
Time: 1st April, 7:30pm.

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Mondays

Ellastone Monday Club There is a varied programme of speakers and demonstrations, followed by the all-important cup of tea and chat. Tea and biscuits are included in the admission fee.
Meet: Ellastone Parish Hall, Ellastone, DE6 2HB.
Contact: 01335 324094.
Price: £2.
Time: On the First Monday of the month at 2:30pm.
Denstone Women's Institute Speakers are invited to every meeting, as well as many trips and events. Visitors and new members are always warmly welcome.
Meet: Denstone Village Hall, Denstone, ST14 5HB.
Contact: 01889 591762.
Price: Free initially, then membership available.
Time: On the Third Monday of the month at 7:30pm.
Kingstone Women's Institute We invite many speakers to our meetings, as well as organising many trips and events. Visitors are most welcome.
Meet: Kingstone Village Hall, Kingstone, ST14 8QN.
Contact: 01785 223838.
Price: Free initially, then membership available.
Time: On the Second Monday of the month at 7:30pm.
Uttoxeter Goldies Join in with Anna Everett running the popular 'Goldies Sing and Smile' singing and activity sessions.
Meet: Uttoxeter Methodist Church, Uttoxeter, ST14 7JQ.
Contact: 01889 562994.
Price: Free.
Time: On the Second Monday of the month at 2:00pm.
NCT Bramshall Bumps, Babes and Beyond We have loads of toys, run craft activities, sing along before home time and offer refreshments for both adults and children.
Meet: Bramshall Parish Hall, Bramshall, ST14 5BG.
Contact: 01889 569338.
Price: £2.50 per family (adult and 2 children). Additional children and adults 50p.
Time: Weekly on Monday at 10:00am.
Bereavement Help Point If you are experiencing or have experienced bereavement (regardless of how long ago), you will be made very welcome at our free weekly drop-in Bereavement Help Point.
Meet: Uttoxeter Cares, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DT.
Contact: 01889 220420.
Price: Free.
Time: Weekly on Monday at 10:30am.

Tuesdays

The Music Circle A sing-a-long session with nursery rhymes and melodies to encourage children to explore instruments and engage in sensory play. We enjoy parachute play with soft monkeys and sleeping bunnies. We also explore foil play and counting bubbles
Meet: Heath Community Centre, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DP.
Contact: 07519 705194.
Price: £2.
Time: Weekly on Tuesday at 10:30am.
Uttoxeter Business Network A group to provide networking opportunities for businesses in Uttoxeter and the surrounding rural areas. There is no membership fee, you simply pay on each occasion that you attend. The group is very well attended so booking is essential.
Meet: Heath House Conference Centre, Uttoxeter, ST14 7BY.
Contact: 01889 567014.
Price: £12.
Time: On the First Tuesday of the month at 7:15am.
Dementia Support Group Come along and meet others living with dementia. Get support and advice from other people who understand.
Meet: Holly Road Supportive Care Centre, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DT.
Contact: 01889 220420.
Price: Free.
Time: On the First Tuesday of the month at 1:30pm.
The Ladies Fellowship Group We have a variety of speakers and social events. We would welcome new members of any age or faith to join us for an afternoon of friendship, with tea and biscuits to follow.
Meet: Uttoxeter Methodist Church, Uttoxeter, ST14 7JQ.
Contact: 01889 565930.
Price: Free.
Time: On the First Tuesday of the month at 2:30pm.
Uttoxeter Town Council Meeting Find out what's happening in your town and what your local town councillors are working on. Members of the public are welcome to sit in and listen to open agenda items at the meeting.
Meet: Uttoxeter Town Hall, Uttoxeter, ST14 7HN.
Contact: 01889 564085.
Price: Free.
Time: On the Second Tuesday of the month at 7:00pm.
Leigh & District Women's Institute Join the Leigh & District WI with fun and informative events, throughout the year. Everyone welcome.
Meet: Leigh Village Hall, Leigh, ST10 4SR.
Contact: 07740 047446.
Price: Free initially, then membership available.
Time: On the Second Tuesday of the month at 7:30pm.
Hanbury & Draycott Women's Institute There are speakers on wide-ranging topics or craft demonstrations. There will always be refreshments and sometimes nibbles after the meeting.
Meet: Hanbury Memorial Hall, Hanbury, DE13 8TJ.
Contact: 01283 813932.
Price: Free initially, then membership available.
Time: On the Third Tuesday of the month at 7:30pm.
Baby Buddies A free weekly get together for expectant and new parents. A chance to get together for expectant and new parents. A chance to drink tea, eat cake and relax with others.
Meet: Uttoxeter Methodist Church, Uttoxeter, ST14 7JQ.
Contact: 01889 562994.
Price: Free.
Time: Weekly on Tuesday at 1:00pm.
Seated Keep Fit Class Weekly seated exercise class. Gentle exercise to great music followed by lively chat and refreshments. Booking essential.
Meet: Uttoxeter Cares, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DT.
Contact: 01889 220420.
Price: £2 per session.
Time: Weekly on Tuesday at 11:30am.

Wednesdays

Gathering Threads Embroidery Group This is a mixed group of ages and abilities united by a love of stitching. Anyone is welcome, both those who have little or no experience stitching and those who already stitch and are keen to do more.
Meet: Marchington Village Hall, Marchington, ST14 8LH.
Contact: 01283 820291.
Price: £5 for visitors.
Time: On the First Wednesday of the month at 10:00am.
U3A Coffee Mornings Providing daytime courses, meetings and activities, from the instructive to the purely social, for retired and semi-retired people.
Meet: Wilfred House, Uttoxeter, ST14 7ED.
Contact: 01889 569608.
Price: Free.
Time: Weekly on Wednesday at 10:00am.

Thursdays

Uttoxeter Choral Society A friendly choir with a reputation for giving concerts of the highest quality, presented with professional soloists and orchestra. We are always looking for new singers to join us. No auditions are necessary.
Meet: Guildhall, behind St. Mary's Catholic Church, Uttoxeter, ST14 8JB.
Contact: 01283 732858.
Price: Free.
Time: Weekly on Thursday at 7:30pm.
Craft Group Meet with friends and bring your own projects, or try a new craft with help from the group. Open to all.
Meet: Uttoxeter Cares, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DT.
Contact: 01889 220420.
Price: Contributions towards refreshments welcome.
Time: Weekly on Thursday at 2:00pm.
Knitting Group Bring your own projects or participate in one of ours to help the community. You'll be made welcome at our lively social knitting group. No experience needed
Meet: Uttoxeter Cares, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DT.
Contact: 01889 220420.
Price: £1 per session for refrehments.
Time: Weekly on Thursday at 1:30pm.

Fridays

Uttoxeter Past Discussion Group Share your memories of our area at this friendly and interesting discussion group. Tea and coffee provided.
Meet: Uttoxeter Cares, Uttoxeter, ST14 7DT.
Contact: 01889 220420.
Price: Donations for refreshments welcome.
Time: On the First Friday of the month at 11:00am.

Saturdays

Uttoxeter Play and Stay We welcome families of children with ASD and associated traits and conditions. Come along and meet others in a similar situation to yourselves, make friends, share advice and experiences. Refreshments will be available. We look forward to seeing you.
Meet: Wilfred House, Uttoxeter, ST14 8YQ.
Contact: 01889 569169.
Price: Donations of £1.00 per child are welcomed to cover our costs.
Time: On the Second Saturday of the month at 1:30pm.

Sundays

Open Mic Plug and play, whether you are an enthusiastic sing-along fan or a budding star in the making come along and join in the fun, with a fun packed afternoon of great music and great company.
Meet: Yew Tree Inn, Cauldon, ST10 3EJ.
Contact: 01238 309876.
Price: Free.
Time: On the Last Sunday of the month at 4:00pm.

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