This week’s Carrick Chatter

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Julie M Campbell’s Creative Little Hut will be making a 10” x 8” 16 page journal from beautiful watercolour paper and gorgeous printed papers.

Learn how to bind it. You can use it to draw, paint or write in. Something to treasure! Workshop in the Townhouse, Knockcushan Street, Girvan. Sat 6th of August - 2-4pm. Cost £15 per person. All materials supplied. Book your place by contacting me at creativeLHUT@aol.co.uk or call 01465713439.

pinmore

Cream teas

Cream Teas will be held on the Green at Pinmore on Saturday 27th August from 2pm - 4pm. Tickets £3.00. There will be a raffle and sales table. This event is being hosted by Pinwherry SWRI to raise funds for the 2pins Centre.

Girvan

Town team

Girvan Town Team will be holding their AGM on 1st September at 6.30pm in the Town House, Girvan. Everyone welcome. The team are also looking for volunteers for the Visitors Centre in The Town House.

Ballantrae

Clock group

Ballantrae Village Clock Group - AGM 7th August 2.00pm in Vestry – All Welcome

Colmonell

St Colmon Church Fair

Saturday 6th August at the Kirk Hall and Glebe in Colmonell.

Opening by Gala Royal Party at 2pm.

Pony rides, jewellery, baking, ice-cream, games, plants, music, bric-a-brac, tearoom, tombola, burgers, books.

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The Carrick Centre

Until Wednesday, August 10 – Summer Youth Programme for ages P1-S1 – just a few spaces left. Various activities for different ages. Booking recommended to avoid disappointment. See website for more info on each event. Monday-Friday – “NEW” Summer “Quiet Time” Cafe, 9-10am. Bring along the papers and relax and enjoy a freshly-made tea/ground coffee. Monday-Saturday – LAUNCH “New” Afternoon Tea, 2-4.30pm. Tuesdays – “NEW” CARRICK TOTS, 10-11.30am every Tuesday for Pre-school age. Parent/Carer and Toddler Group, a chance to mix and mingle for adults and children. Arts and crafts, reading corner and oft Play for all children of pre-school age. Thursdays – MENS HEALTH FORUM for the summer holidays, 7.30-8.30pm – first session free, then £2/session. All fitness levels welcome. For all ages 18+. Go at your own pace circuit training. Qualified instructor. Wednesday, July 20 – BASKETBALL, “Get Active” in conjunction with Active Schools Sports for P1-3 – 1-2.30pm. Different sports activities each week. Choose what you like or book for all six. Booking recommended. Thursday, July 21 – SUMMER TIME CHANGE– “Caroline’s Dance Academy” until August 11, classes – 3.15-4pm (Pre-School); 4-5pm (P1-4). Normal times resume on August 18. Monday, July 25 – FOOTBALL/DODGEBALL “Get Active” in conj. with Active Schools Sports for P4-7 - 1.00pm - 2.30pm. Different sports activities each week. Choose what you like or book for all 6. Booking recommended. £1.50pp/session. Wednesday, July 27 – FOOTBALL/DODGEBALL “Get Active” in conj. with Active Schools Sports for P1-3 – 1-2.30pm. Different sports activities each week. Choose what you like or book for all six. Booking recommended. £1.50pp/session. Monday, August 1 – BADMINTON “Get Active” in conj. with Active Schools Sports for P4-7 – 1-2.30pm. Different sports activities each week. Choose what you like or book for all six. Booking recommended. £1.50pp/session. Wednesday, August 3 – BADMINTON “Get Active” in conj. with Active Schools Sports for P1-3 – 1-2.30pm. Different sports activities each week. Choose what you like or book for all six 6. Booking recommended. £1.50pp/session. Friday, August 5 – THE CARRICK SENIORS LUNCH CLUB – noon-1.30pm. Enjoy great company over a two-course lunch with tea/coffee prepared by volunteers. Available first Friday each month. Saturday, August 6 – CAR BOOT, 10am-2pm – bric-a-brac, home-baking and local crafters. Come along for a browse or book your space to sell. Café and soft play open too: 10am-4.30pm. Monday, August 8 – ARCHERY “Get Active” in conj. with Active Schools Sports for P4-7 – 1-2.30pm. Different sports activities each week. Choose what you like or book for all six. Booking recommended. £1.50pp/session. Wednesday, August 10 – ARCHERY “Get Active” in conj. with Active Schools Sports for P1-3 – 1-2.30pm. Different sports activities each week. Choose what you like, or book for all six. Booking recommended. £1.50pp/session, Mondays and Fridays. SOUTH AYRSHIRE FOODBANK is in the centre, 10am-noon. All donations of non-perishable goods greatly appreciated. There is also a drop-off box available in the centre outwith these times.

Town Hall

Tuesday, August 2 – Maybole Community Council meeting 7pm. Friday, August 12 – 80s Charity Night – 7pm. British Red Cross are holding an 80s themed night with buffet and raffle. Tickets from Maybole Co-op. Saturday, August 13 – Live Music “THE HUSTLE” - 9pm-1am.