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Easter eggsSaturday 5th April 1pm – 4pm
Fun, games and activities for everyone!

  • Spring treasure hunt
  • Café Marcus
  • Circus skills
  • Dressing up
  • Face painting
  • Connie’s cakes
  • Albion players

tree planting - childrenThe regular planting days in Hollingdean Park are on the last Sunday of the month – the next session is 30th March when we will be planting trees. Meet in the park at 11.00am – stay for as long as you can.

All welcome – children must be supervised.

bandbazi-youth-logoOn Thursday 27 March One Youth Brighton are hosting a free Bandbazi circus skills workshop for 10-13 year olds.

It will be held at One Church, Florence Road (find the map here Florence Road)

The session will run from 6:30 – 8:30pm and will be open to all young people. Hannah from Bandbazi has trained with Cirque du Soleil and will focus on building confidence and team work with the young people.

For more info, please contact Sally on 01273 694746 or sally.macleod103@gmail.com

Back by popular demand, join Dr Matt Pope for this fascinating insight into Hollingbury Hillfort and its history. Wednesday 19th March 11am – meet at the Hollingdean Sure Start Centre, Brentwood Road.

Hillfort walk - Dr Matt PopeThe walk will start from the Childrens Centre  (№ 50 bus stops opposite) at 11.00am, is about two and a half miles over moderate terrain (although probably not buggy friendly). We would ask walkers to arrive about 10.45am to register for the walk. New Healthwalkers will need to complete a simple health questionnaire.

There is no charge to go on the walk but in order to gauge numbers, please email richardlovett46@gmail.com if you intend coming. For information on this and all other Healthwalks, visit the council’s Healthwalks webpage or telephone 292574 or 292564

weaningChildren’s Centre Monday 3rd March 12.30 – 1.30pm.

Come and get information on weaning, ideas on food to give your baby and a taster session. Contact Fiona on 295803 for more details.

Come and join the Friends of Hollingbury & Bursead Woods in looking after the woods in our area. Get some fresh air and help the environment on your doorstep.

  • Friends of Hollingbury & Burstead WoodsSunday 2 March – Burstead Woods: Butterfly Glade and Gorse Patch clearance
  • Saturday 5 April – Clearing glades in Hollingbury Woods

Meet at 10am at the flint barn beside the Roedale Cottages in Hollingbury Woods (map).   Call Gill – 07719 943237  – on the day if you can’t find us.

Butterfly glade planting - all in a row (FHBW)

More details at www.fhbw.org.uk and contact us at info@fhbw.org.uk.  Please “like” us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

food wasteWednesday 26th Feb, 12:30pm–2:30pm  at Hollingdean Community Centre.  Are you ready to zero in on food waste? Attend this free session to gain some expert knowledge on tackling food waste.

Expect engaging activities and training to help you tackle everyday food waste, as well as inspiring recipe demonstrations and refreshments to keep you going. More information on the Community Centre website.

Please email vera@bhfood.org.uk or call 01273 431711 to reserve a place.  If you can’t make a daytime session, there is also a workshop on Wednesday 19th Feb, 6pm–8:30pm, Brighthelm Centre, North Road.

tree planting - childrenThe regular planting days in Hollingdean Park are on the last Sunday of the month – the next two are on 23rd February and 30th March when we will be planting trees. Meet in the park at 11.00am – stay for as long as you can.

All welcome – children must be supervised.

car club and logoThe Personalised Travel Planning (PTP) Team, based at Hollingdean Community Centre, have some free one-year City Car Club Membership Vouchers, plus £10.00 free drive time, to give away to residents who would be interested in giving City Car Club a go.

For more details please contact Stephen Kelly, PTP: stephen.kelly@brighton-hove.gcsx.gov.uk , telephone 290561 or pop in to the Community Centre in Thompson Road.

Zumba new EDIT (Matthew)Every Wednesday from 6:30-7:30pm at St Richard’s church hall (Beal Crescent, BN1 7BU).

Latin-inspired, east to follow, calorie-burning, dance fitness party. Feel the music and let loose! No need to book – just drop in. All fitness levels welcome. £6 (£4 conc).

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For more details and a full class list, go to http://www.matthewblacklock.zumba.com.

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