levenshulme festival 2006

The Levenshulme Community Festival 2006

Friday 20th October to Wednesday 1st November

logos SHED exhibition 28-29th October

Community Events

 

THURSDAY 19th October

Manchester International Academy

World Food Open Day.

Students present foods from their own countries.

11.30am-3pm

FREE All Welcome

 

FRIDAY 20th October

The Union Inn, Stockport Rd

From Mayo to Dublin in search of the Sam Maguire.

A documentary photo exhibition detailing Mayo’s Gaelic Football Team’s progress in the ALL Ireland Gaelic Football competition. The exhibition will chart the team’s progress from winning the Connaught championship in Castlebar to their performance against Kerry at Croake Park in Dublin, in the ALL Ireland Final.

Levenshulme Festival - a look back.

A photo exhibition looking back at last years Levenshulme Festival.

FREE

FRIDAY 20th October

Levenshulme Library

Life Long learning group.

Regular Friday Event for retired people. Spaces are limited.

2pm - 4 pm

FREE

 

SATURDAY 21st October

Arcadia Sport Centre

Public roller skating

2pm - 4pm

Families £1 each

In the event that the Arcadia is still closed THIS EVENT may have to be CANCELLED. Please Contact Paul beforehand: 0161 486 0460

 

sanderson james spanish homes

Interested in Buying abroad?

Why not come and have an informal chat and a glass of Sangria at the Sanderson James, Levenshulme Branch on Thursday 26th October at 6pm

DVD Presentation from a Spanish Rep who lives in Spain to answer your questions about Mortgages, Health Issues and Jobs

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SUNDAY 22nd October

Highfield Country Park

Family Bike Ride

Social and family bike ride to explore the Fallowfield Loop and its environs, organised by the Friends of the Fallowfield Loop. There will be a stop for refreshments/lunch. Under 16 year olds should be accompanied by an adult.

Meet at 11.15 am

at the Highfield Country Park entrance to the Loop.

FREE

Contact person: Sandy Broadhurst tel. 0161 432 0376

 

MONDAY 23rd October

St Mary’s Parish Hall

Irish Community Care

Enjoy a special afternoon of activities and refreshments with Irish Community Care

11am-3pm

FREE

 

MONDAY 23rd October

Levenshulme Library

"You are what you Eat"

Healthy Eating Afternoon

You have seen this type of thing on TV, so why not come along and see how you can incorporate healthy eating into your every day life'. A fun, free interactive session for all, young and old with local community dieticians in attendance. Supported by Manchester city council in partnership with central Manchester primary care.

2pm - 4pm

FREE

 

TUESDAY 24th October

United Reform Church

Indoor Bowling

7.30pm

50p

 

WEDNESDAY 25th October

Levenshulme Library

The Bingo Club

Enjoy an afternoon of Bingo

2pm - 4pm

FREE

THURSDAY 26th October

St Mary’s Parish Hall

Over 50’s Club

Enjoy an afternoon of music, Bingo and Quizzes with some light refreshments

12 noon-3pm

FREE

 

FRIDAY 27th October

Pool Arts Shed Gallery, Tonbridge Road Allotments

Exhibition "Green" Preview

An exhibition of art works by locally based artists in the SHED gallery

For more details email Alison on 07767356302

or email poolarts@gmail.com

6-8pm

FREE

SATURDAY 28th October

Pool Arts Shed Gallery, Tonbridge Road Allotments

Exhibition "Green"

An exhibition of art works by locally based artists in the SHED gallery

For more details email Alison on 07767356302

or email poolarts@gmail.com

10am-5pm

FREE

SUNDAY 29th October

Pool Arts Shed Gallery, Tonbridge Road Allotments

Exhibition "Green"

An exhibition of art works by locally based artists in the SHED gallery

For more details email Alison on 07767356302

or email poolarts@gmail.com

10am-5pm

FREE

 

SUNDAY 29th October

Arcadia Sports Centre

Arcadia Car Boot Sale

8am-1pm

£8 per pitch

Contact Paul on 0161 486 0460

In the event that the Arcadia is still closed THIS EVENT may have to be CANCELLED. Please Contact Paul beforehand: 0161 486 0460

 

SUNDAY 29th October

Klondyke Club

LevFest Car Boot Sale

Enjoy a Car Boot sale

10 am

To book a stall contact Lesley on: 224 4122

 

SUNDAY 29th October

St. Mary's Parish Centre, Elbow Street

East meets West
Family Fun Day

Enjoy a Sunday afternoon of Irish Dancing, an Asian Food festival, Line Dancing, Henna Painting, Irish Music, Egyptian Dancing and not forgetting the bouncy castle! Come down and meet the presenters from BBC Radio MAnchester's INDUS programme.

12 noon - 5pm

FREE

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SUNDAY 29th October

Highfield Country Park

Health Walk

Enjoy a Sunday afternoon stroll in Levenshulme’s little Green Oasis.

Meet at Highfield Park near entrance to Highfield Road.

1.30pm

FREE

Contact no: John 07717341028

 

SUNDAY 29th October

Rushford Park, Slade Lane Levenshulme

Junior Gaelic Football Tournament and Family Fun Day

Enjoy an afternoon of Gaelic Football and much more hosted by St Mary’s GAA

12 noon - 4pm

FREE

Contact Brenda on 0161 975 0733 for more details

 

TUESDAY 31st October

Halloween Highfield Country Park Night Walk

See the Bats and other creatures of the night in this special event for Halloween. How you're supposed to see bats when it's dark I have no idea. Bring your own night vision goggles maybe.

Meet at 6.30pm

FREE

 

TUESDAY 31st October

Levenshulme Library

Local history group

2pm - 4pm

FREE Adm

 

WEDNESDAY 1st November

St Mary’s Parish Hall

Bingo

7.30pm

FREE Adm

WEDNESDAY 1st November

Cringle Fields Park

Levenshulme Festival Closing Party

Festival Closing Party with BBC Radio Manchester. Funfair, Fireworks Display, Live Samba Band, Theatre and Disco with James H.

4.30-9.30pm

Firework Display

7pm

This years closing party will be covered by BBC Radio Manchester’s drive time, so do not forget to come along and say hello live on the radio. Live entertainment comes from the Manchester School of Samba (www.msamba.org.uk), Refresh theatre company and 24rockfest DJ James H.

FREE Adm

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For more information please contact Joyce at the festival office on 0161 257 2484 or email info@levenshulmefestival.co.uk