Abernethy Music Grand Bal du Plein Hiver – Sat 8 Feb 2014

grand bal du plein hiverAbernethy Music will be hosting it’s inaugural French Dance in Scotland event at Williamson Hall on the 8 February. An afternoon workshop followed by a Grand Bal du Plein Hiver (that’s Grand Winter Ball for those of you without google translate enabled) – a chance to learn a new dance tradition and whirl the night away afterwards! If it’s anything like their ceilidhs it will be a “grand” night indeed.

More information and booking details at http://abernethymusic.com/french-dance-in-scotland.html

The Abernethy DARE! Scottish Mountain Bike Orienteering Event. Sat 16 Nov.

abernethydareLike a bit of mountain biking? Looking to try something new? Want a good event out and around Abernethy AND fancy a bargain entry fee? On Sat 16 Nov the Williamson Hall is being used as a base for a Scottish Mountain Bike Orienteering Event. Special £1 entry for 1st 50 Riders!

More Info at: https://theabernethydare.blogspot.co.uk/

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Abernethy Horticultural Society Garden Day – 21 Sep 13

Remember this Saturday is Garden Day at the Hall. Any donations of home baking or home made / grown produce very gratefully accepted – please drop off at the hall between 9.30am – 11am on Saturday morning. Also if you have any unwanted or unused jam jars, demijohns, or anything related to preserving then please also bring those along – chance to clear out your cupboards and recycle! Tickets are still available for the ceilidh in the evening. Should be a great night in aid of a fantastic community project. For info and / or tickets contact abernethyhorticultural@gmail.com  – £8 per head and BYOB.
Garden Day 21 Sep 2013. 2-4pm and Ceilidh 8pm - midnight.

Abernethy Playgroup – Play Manager Vacancy

Abernethy Playgroup – Play Manager Wanted

Play Manager wanted to work Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings 9am – 12.30pm during term time. We are looking for someone who will have responsibility for the provision of a warm, caring and welcoming environment in which children will be given plenty of opportunity to learn, develop and explore through play. Also able to take responsibility for planning sessions and be able to manage, encourage and develop other members of staff. The successful applicant will be qualified to SVQ Level 3 in Care Learning and Development or an HNC in Care Learning and Development (or equivalent) and be prepared to undertake additional training as necessary to allow him/her to register as a manager, Lead Practitioner with the Scottish Social Services Council.

For further information and an application pack please contact Marie Donnachie on 850699.

Baby & Toddler Group – Thursdays @ 9.30am

playgroupAbernethy Baby and Toddler Group meet on Thursdays from 9.30am – 11.30am in the Williamson Hall. We are a group of babies, preschool children and the grownups who look after us.

There is a small charge of £2.50 per family per week (regardless of how many children you bring) this includes a healthy snack for the children, tea/coffee and a biscuit for the adults, cost of the hall rental and contribution towards upkeep of toys. We offer a taster session which is FREE.

Activities are informal and fun, appropriate to the ages of the little ones present on the day and may include; trikes and cars, trampoline and slide, ball pool, dressing up, musical and sensory play. We have bouncer seats and baby gyms for very little ones.

If you require further information please contact rachphipps@hotmail.com or just come along on the day!