What’s On

Go LD run a wide range of activities from social get-togethers to sports events and skills training.  Please see the full diary list below for our current events.

JULY

Mondays

 

Monday 24 July – Furzey Gardens 10am – 4pm

Meet at 10am at Discovery Centre

Please note this trip is now fully booked

3pm – 4pm   Afternoon Tea, Discovery Centre Cafe

Please note that as this is such a popular event we are changing the venue for tea to the Discovery Centre Café.

Every Monday afternoon  – come along and join us

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Tuesdays

1pm – 2pm   Drop-in Lunch, Discovery Centre Cafe

We meet every Tuesday to catch up with friends and find out what’s going on.  Bring your own packed lunch.  Sandwiches and snacks are also available at the Café.

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 2pm – 3pm   Tuesday Afternoon Group, Discovery Centre Café or  Go LD office

We are running a small Tuesday afternoon activity group every week after drop-in lunch.  This varies each week and includes painting, crafts, games, quizzes and learning new skills.  Everyone is welcome.

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Wednesday 19 July – Nature Walk

Meet at Discovery Centre at 10.30am.

Please note this trip is now fully booked.

Wednesday 26th July – Hear Us

at Go LD Office

The Hear Us Group is a self advocacy group about speaking up for yourself and what is important to you.

We work with the Hampshire Learning Disability Partnership Board. We talk about things like transport, health, support and getting a job. Group members then tell the Partnership Board what people are saying. This makes sure people with learning disabilities are included in the development of their local services.

Group members also take part in training, conferences, consultations and work that tells people about the views of people who have a learning disability.

The group is recruiting new members now  – come and see us or phone to find out more.

Wednesday 26th July Go Social 5.30pm – 9.30pm

We are having another BBQ in the woods!  Meeting at Discovery Centre at 5.3pm

This trip is now fully booked.

Fridays

12noon – 1pm  Funky Lunch, Discovery Centre Cafe

We meet every Friday.  Bring your own healthy lunch.  This is a good chance to link up with friends and start the weekend fun!  Bring your own packed lunch.  Sandwiches and snacks are also available at the Café.

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 Saturdays

Saturday 15 July 4pm – 5pm Boomtown Workshop at the Discovery Centre

Boomtown are putting on a workshop for Go LD members of carnival music and dance.  Please let us know if you would like to come so we can add your name to the list.

3.30pm – 4.30pm Low level Circuits at River Park Leisure Centre

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4.30pm – 5pm   Drinks in the Café after Circuits

A weekly meet up at River Park Leisure Centre Café  every Saturday after Circuits

AUGUST

Mondays

3pm – 4pm   Afternoon Tea, Discovery Centre Cafe

Please note that as this is such a popular event we are changing the venue for tea to the Discovery Centre Café.

Every Monday afternoon  – come along and join us

tea

Tuesdays

1pm – 2pm   Drop-in Lunch, Discovery Centre Cafe

We meet every Tuesday to catch up with friends and find out what’s going on.  Bring your own packed lunch.  Sandwiches and snacks are also available at the Café.

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 2pm – 3pm   Tuesday Afternoon Group, Discovery Centre Café or  Go LD office

We are running a small Tuesday afternoon activity group every week after drop-in lunch.  This varies each week and includes painting, crafts, games, quizzes and learning new skills.  Everyone is welcome.

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Tuesday 8th August 11.30am – 5.30pm Hamble Cruise

We are meeting at 11.30am at the Discovery Centre and getting the train to Southampton for a 2 hour boat trip on the River Hamble.

Please note this trip is now fully booked.

Tuesday 15 August 10am – 5pm Highclere Castle

We are visiting Downton Abbey!

Meeting at the Discovery Centre at 10am and returning at 5pm.

Please note this trip is now fully booked.

WEDNESDAY 23 August 10am – 3pm Paralympic Personal Bests

Activities include Archery, Football, Low Level Circuits, Cricket, Tennis, Boccia, New Age Kurling and Swimming.  Please note swimmers must be ready for 9.30am.  Please register using the letter on the link below.  Deadline for registration

Para PB’s Registration Letter – 2017

 

Fridays

12noon – 1pm  Funky Lunch, Discovery Centre Cafe

We meet every Friday.  Bring your own healthy lunch.  This is a good chance to link up with friends and start the weekend fun!  Bring your own packed lunch.  Sandwiches and snacks are also available at the Café.

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Friday 4 August 9.45am – 6pm Brooklands Museum

Meet at Discovery Centre at 9.45am returning here at 6pm

We are going to see the historic car and aviation museum.  £19 per person.  In addition there is an opportunity to join the Concorde experience which includes a look round the plane, for £5 per person

There are only limited places yet so please put your name down soon!

SATURDAYS

3.30pm – 4.30pm Low level Circuits at River Park Leisure Centre

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4.30pm – 5pm   Drinks in the Café after Circuits

A weekly meet up at River Park Leisure Centre Café  every Saturday after Circuits

Sunday 13 August 9.30am – 6pm

Boomtown Festival

We are leaving the Discovery Centre at 9.30am or meeting at the Gate at 9.50pm.

We will be looking round the festival site before having lunch in KidsTown and joining the Carnival parade in the afternoon.

This trip is now fully booked.

SEPTEMBER

Mondays

3pm – 4pm   Afternoon Tea, Discovery Centre Cafe

Please note that as this is such a popular event we are changing the venue for tea to the Discovery Centre Café.

Every Monday afternoon  – come along and join us

tea

Tuesdays

1pm – 2pm   Drop-in Lunch, Discovery Centre Cafe

We meet every Tuesday to catch up with friends and find out what’s going on.  Bring your own packed lunch.  Sandwiches and snacks are also available at the Café.

IMG_20150616_134915539_HDR

 2pm – 3pm   Tuesday Afternoon Group, Discovery Centre Café or  Go LD office

We are running a small Tuesday afternoon activity group every week after drop-in lunch.  This varies each week and includes painting, crafts, games, quizzes and learning new skills.  Everyone is welcome.

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Wednesday 27 September – Hear Us

at Go LD Office

The Hear Us Group is a self advocacy group about speaking up for yourself and what is important to you.

We work with the Hampshire Learning Disability Partnership Board. We talk about things like transport, health, support and getting a job. Group members then tell the Partnership Board what people are saying. This makes sure people with learning disabilities are included in the development of their local services.

Group members also take part in training, conferences, consultations and work that tells people about the views of people who have a learning disability.

The group is recruiting new members now  – come and see us or phone to find out more.

Wednesday 27 September Go Social 7pm – 9pm

 

 

Fridays

12noon – 1pm  Funky Lunch, Discovery Centre Cafe

We meet every Friday.  Bring your own healthy lunch.  This is a good chance to link up with friends and start the weekend fun!  Bring your own packed lunch.  Sandwiches and snacks are also available at the Café.

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Friday 1st September 10am – 8pm   Southsea Beach

We are meeting at 10am at the train station.

Please note this trip is now fully booked.

Saturdays

3.30pm – 4.30pm Low level Circuits at River Park Leisure Centre

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4.30pm – 5pm   Drinks in the Café after Circuits

A weekly meet up at River Park Leisure Centre Café  every Saturday after Circuits