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.

 

 

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

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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 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

We are going bowling.  Please let us know in advance if you would like to come as we have to book lanes in advance.

 

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

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 17 September 12 – 2.30pm Smoothie Bike at Community Games

We are taking our Smoothie Bike to the Community Games again this year.  This is a fun day with a chance to try out lots of games and activities such as Foam Javelin throwing, Karate, Football, the Fun Run, Cheerleading Parade, Old School Races, Relay Race

The Community Games are at the Garrison Grounds, Winchester.  The Games run from 12 till 4pm.  Follow this link for more details and their website.

 

OCTOBER

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 25 October Go Social 7pm – 9pm, Discovery Centre

We are having a music and drama evening.

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 – 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.

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

Saturday 28 October from 10am – Halloween Cake Sale

We are having a cake sale at Santander Bank, High Street, Winchester.

Come and buy your delicious Halloween treats!

Cup cakes, brownies, gluten free cakes and lots of delicious cakes

If you would like to help at the stall please let us know.    Please dress in spooky outfits!

 

** SAVE THE DATE **

Thursday 9 November 7pm – 9.30pm Winter Wonderland Disco

We are having another disco at the Discovery Centre.  Please come dressed up in winter wonderland costumes!

Cost £3.50 at the door.

Tuesday 19 December 1pm – 3pm Go LD Christmas Party!