Meeting of Minds Forthcoming Events

Meeting of Minds

1) Swimming Sessions DATES: Sunday 18th November / Sunday 16th December LOCATION: Kelso Swimming Pool TIME: 1:00pm FREE EVENT – Please email or message our Facebook page to reserve a slot for this event, a donation of your choice is welcome on the day

2) Self Help Evening – Anger/Anxiety Workshop DATE: Thursday 8th November LOCATION: Royal British Legion, Coldstream TIME: 6:30pm – 8:30pm A presentation about practical mindsets, anxiety, coping strategies and general mental health and well being by Jill Trevena. FREE EVENT – please email or message our Facebook page to book a slot for this event

3) Boxing Fun DATE: Wednesday 21st November / Wednesday 28th November / Wednesday 5th December / Wednesday 12th December LOCATION: Chirnside Boxing Club TIME: 6:00pm – 7:00pm A four week block of fun boxing skills. Any ability or need and ages 5-16 are welcome to attend, 45 minutes per session, parent or carer must be present throughout, numbers are capped – ONLY 3 PLACES LEFT Please email or message our Facebook page to reserve a slot for this event, a £10 refundable deposit is required when booking

4) Santa’s Grotto VIP DATE: Sunday 2nd December LOCATION: Coldstream Community Centre TIME: 3:00pm – 4:00pm Meet Santa in his grotto before the general public opening and relieve the stress of overwhelming crowds and noise and make it an enjoyable experience for the whole family, numbers are capped – ONLY 10 PLACES LEFT FREE EVENT – Please email or message our Facebook page to book a slot for this event

5) Christmas Craft Workshops – NOW FULL! DATES: Monday 3rd December / Monday 10th December / Monday 17th December LOCATION: Made in the Barn, Ewart House, Gordon TIME: 6:00pm – 7:00pm A three week block of festive workshops where kids can make festive decorations and gifts, numbers are capped – NOW FULL! Please email or message our Facebook page to reserve a slot for this event, a £10 refundable deposit is required when booking 2019…

6) Move It! DATE: Friday 11th January / Friday 18th January / Friday 25th January / Friday 1st February LOCATION: Fitness Academy Kelso TIME: 4:00pm – 5:00pm A four week block of fitness fun using different equipment and team games. We hope to make this a joint event with both parent/carer and child partaking, numbers are capped. Please email or message our Facebook page to reserve a slot for this event, a £10 refundable deposit is required when booking

7) A Guide to Coping Skills for Difficult Behaviour Date: Monday 21st January LOCATION: Kelso Ladies Rugby Club TIME: 7:00pm – 8:30pm A talk by Helen Pinnoms who has over 30 years of experience working in mental health and currently works as a Children & Young Person’s Link Nurse. Her presentation will look at valuable coping strategies to help with difficult and worrying behaviours. FREE EVENT – Please email or message our Facebook page to book a slot for this event

8) Coffee Catch Up DATE: Friday 15th February LOCATION: Duns, TBC TIME: 10:00am – 12:00pm Another of our informal coffee and cake catch ups, come along for a chat and hear what we do or how we can help.

9) Lego Club DATE: Friday 8th March / Friday 15th March / Friday 22nd March LOCATION: The Learning Space, Gavinton TIME: TBC A three week block for Lego fans to build, use imaginations and develop fine motor skills as well as socialise. Please email or message our Facebook page to reserve a slot for this event, a £10 refundable deposit is required when booking As always we look forward to seeing as many of you at all these events as possible.

If you have any questions or suggestions for new activities or events please don’t hesitate to get in touch! Regards, The Meeting of Minds Team