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Shropshire-Libraries

Shrewsbury Book Club for people living with chronic illness or disabilities

Start Date:
10th June 2019

End Date:
10th June 2019

Start Time:
1400

End Time:
1500

Event title: Shrewsbury Book Club for people living with chronic illness or disabilities
Venue: Shrewsbury Library, Castle Gates, Shrewsbury SY1 2AS
Name: Shrewsbury Library
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 01743 255308
Event description: Shrewsbury Library have an introduction meeting on Monday 10th June regarding the book group launched last year for adults, especially catering to those living with long-term health conditions (If you have carer(s) they are welcome to accompany you). It will take place from 2 pm -3 pm at Shrewsbury Library, Castle Gates, Shrewsbury SY1 2AS.

The book group consists of a half-hour ‘coffee and chat’ (refreshments provided) to help encourage a relaxed environment, and a half-hour book discussion. 

There is no cost to join us.

For more information please call 01743 255308 or email [email protected]

Click here for poster: Book Group poster (4)

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Late Night (15 ) with subtitles

Start Date:
24th June 2019

End Date:
24th June 2019

Start Time:
1730

End Time:
1915 approx

Event title: Late Night (15 ) with subtitles
Venue: Old Market Hall Cinema, The Square, Shrewsbury SY1 1LH
Weblink: www.oldmarkethall.co.uk
Name: Old Market Hall
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 01743 281281
Event description: A legendary late-night talk show host’s world is turned upside down when she hires her only female staff writer. Originally intended to smooth over diversity concerns, her decision has unexpectedly hilarious consequences as the two women separated by culture and generation are united by their love of a biting punchline.

To Book Tickets click here: https://www.oldmarkethall.co.uk/BookEvent.aspx?eventID=441181

To book Wheelchair/Disabled concessions and groups of 10 or more, please contact the Box Office on 01743 281281 between 10 am and 7 pm, Monday to Saturday

The Old Market Hall regularly screens films with captioned subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired. These screenings are open to both hearing and hearing impaired audiences.

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Inclusive parkruns in Shropshire (Shrewsbury)

Start Date:
18th May 2019

End Date:
18th May 2019

Start Time:
0900

End Time:
Contact for details

Event title: Inclusive parkruns in Shropshire
Venue: The Quarry Park Shrewsbury Shrewsbury SY1 1JA
Weblink: www.bethphage.co.uk/parkrun
Name: Bethphage
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 01743 272880
Event description: “Parkruns are 5 kilometre runs which happen in public parks around the UK and the world weekly. It is free of charge, easy and safe to take part. Parkrun is not a race and participants can run, walk or do a mix of both.

The organisers want to welcome everyone. Three parkruns in Shropshire are especially inviting people with learning disability to join in and get a taste for this sporting and social activity on these Saturdays this summer.

Participants in parkrun can register and print out a barcode in advance via the website https://www.parkrun.org.uk/ if they want to find out the time they take to finish the run. Participants should bring along the barcode of the day.

To find out more about the special parkruns this Summer on this webpage, published by the charity Bethphage: https://www.bethphage.co.uk/parkrun . If you would like support to take part in one of these parkruns, please email [email protected] or call Bethphage on 01743 272880

To read the full article in our March/April 2019 newsletter about Inclusive parkruns in Shropshire, log in here to access Your Voice, our newsletter https://shropshiredisability.net/newsletter/

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Inclusive parkruns in Shropshire

“Parkruns are 5 kilometre runs which happen in public parks around the UK and the world weekly. It is free of charge, easy and safe to take part. Parkrun is not a race and participants can run, walk or do a mix of both.

The organisers want to welcome everyone. Three parkruns in Shropshire are especially inviting people with learning disability to join in and get a taste for this sporting and social activity on these Saturdays this summer. 

Participants in parkrun can register and print out a barcode in advance via the website www.parkrun.org.uk if they want to find out the time they take to finish the run. Participants should bring along the barcode of the day.

To find out more about the special parkruns this Summer on this webpage, published by the charity Bethphage: www.bethphage.co.uk/parkrun. If you would like support to take part in one of these parkruns, please email [email protected] or call Bethphage on 01743 272880

To read the full article in our March/April 2019 newsletter about Inclusive parkruns in Shropshire, log in here to access Your Voice, our newsletter https://shropshiredisability.net/newsletter/

 

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Rocket Man (with subtitles)

Start Date:
10th June 2019

End Date:
10th June 2019

Start Time:
1730

End Time:
Contact for details

Event title: Rocket Man (with subtitles)
Venue: Old Market Hall Cinema, The Square, Shrewsbury SY1 1LH
Weblink: www.oldmarkethall.co.uk
Name: Old Market Hall
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 01743 281281
Event description: This epic musical fantasy follows the incredible human journey of a shy piano prodigy Reginald Dwight into international superstar Elton John. Set to Elton’s most beloved songs, discover the universally relatable story of how a small-town boy became one of the most iconic figures in pop culture.

To Book Tickets click here: https://www.oldmarkethall.co.uk/BookEvent.aspx?eventID=441574

To book Wheelchair/Disabled concessions and groups of 10 or more, please contact the Box Office on 01743 281281 between 10 am and 7 pm, Monday to Saturday

The Old Market Hall regularly screens films with captioned subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired. These screenings are open to both hearing and hearing impaired audiences.

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Aladdin (PG) Subtitled

Start Date:
3rd July 2019

End Date:
3rd July 2019

Start Time:
1730

End Time:
1945 approx

Event title: Aladdin (PG) Subtitled
Venue: Old Market Hall Cinema, The Square, Shrewsbury SY1 1LH
Weblink: www.oldmarkethall.co.uk
Name: Old Market Hall
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 01743 281281
Event description: About the film: This Disney classic remake tells the tale of a street-smart thief Aladdin, who falls in love with the Sultan’s daughter and embarks on an epic journey to win her hand. During his quest, he unwittingly plays a pawn at the hands of the evil Jafar, who needs Aladdin’s help to remove a mysterious lamp from the Cave of Wonders.

To book tickets click here: https://www.oldmarkethall.co.uk/BookEvent.aspx?eventID=442174

To book Wheelchair/Disabled concessions and groups of 10 or more, please contact the Box Office on 01743 281281 between 10 am and 7 pm, Monday to Saturday

The Old Market Hall regularly screens films with captioned subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired. These screenings are open to both hearing and hearing impaired audiences.

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Shrewsbury Library-Hearing Aid Clinic

Start Date:
17th December 2019

End Date:
17th December 2019

Start Time:
1000

End Time:
1200

Event title: Shrewsbury Library-Hearing Aid Clinic
Venue: Shrewsbury Library, Castle Gates, Shrewsbury SY1 2AS
Name: NHS Audiology
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 01743 358356
Event description: Every 3rd Tuesday each month, 10 am to 12 noon, you can drop-in to Shrewsbury Library in Castle Gates for a Volunteer Led Hearing Aid Support Clinic. We provide information, advice, support, batteries and practical help with servicing and re-tubing to all users of NHS hearing aids.

The clinic is staffed by Shropshire RCC Hearing Loss Support Volunteers and as most of them are hearing aid wearers themselves, they know from personal experience about adjusting to an hearing impairment. All our people are fully trained by Shropshire NHS Audiology, who we have a close working partnership with.

Cycling4all

Pedal in the Park-Inclusive of Everyone

Start Date:
5th October 2019

End Date:
5th October 2019

Start Time:
1000

End Time:
1500

Event title: Pedal in the Park-Inclusive of Everyone
Venue: The Quarry Park Shrewsbury (Greyfriars) , Shrewsbury SY1 1JA
Name: Quest88
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 01743 363512
Event description: May be you are new to cycling or you have cycled but not for a long time, then here is an opportunity for you.

It is FREE and for all ages of all abilities.

There is opportunity to try a hand bike, electric bike, tandem and more.
Booking is not essential but it is preferred that you book a time slot so please call 01743 363512.
Children must be accompanied by an adult who is over 19 years of age.

Pop over on the day or book an assessment with us! Ring us on 01743 363512 or email us – [email protected]

Pedal in the Park

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Shrewsbury Library-Hearing Aid Clinic

Start Date:
15th October 2019

End Date:
15th October 2019

Start Time:
1000

End Time:
1200

Event title: Shrewsbury Library-Hearing Aid Clinic
Venue: Shrewsbury Library, Castle Gates, Shrewsbury SY1 2AS
Name: NHS Audiology
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 01743 358356
Event description: Every 3rd Tuesday each month, 10 am to 12 noon, you can drop-in to Shrewsbury Library in Castle Gates for a Volunteer Led Hearing Aid Support Clinic. We provide information, advice, support, batteries and practical help with servicing and re-tubing to all users of NHS hearing aids.

The clinic is staffed by Shropshire RCC Hearing Loss Support Volunteers and as most of them are hearing aid wearers themselves, they know from personal experience about adjusting to an hearing impairment. All our people are fully trained by Shropshire NHS Audiology, who we have a close working partnership with.

Cycling4all

Pedal in the Park-Inclusive of Everyone

Start Date:
6th July 2019

End Date:
6th July 2019

Start Time:
1000

End Time:
1500

Event title: Pedal in the Park-Inclusive of Everyone
Venue: The Quarry Park Shrewsbury (Greyfriars) , Shrewsbury SY1 1JA
Name: Quest88
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 01743 363512
Event description: May be you are new to cycling or you have cycled but not for a long time, then here is an opportunity for you.

It is FREE and for all ages of all abilities.

There is opportunity to try a hand bike, electric bike, tandem and more.
Booking is not essential but it is preferred that you book a time slot so please call 01743 363512.
Children must be accompanied by an adult who is over 19 years of age.

Pop over on the day or book an assessment with us! Ring us on 01743 363512 or email us – [email protected]

Future Dates for Pedal in the Park:

  • Saturday 7th September and
  • Saturday 5th October.

Pedal in the Park