Upcoming Dates For Your Calendar!

NEW! See our new calendar page for up-to-date events!

MK Deaf Zone

Wednesday Afternoon Club
When? Every third Wednesday from 12pm to 4pm (next event on 17th October)
Where? Broughton Pavilion

MK Deaf Rambling
NOTE: No walking events for rest of 2018. Next event will be in early 2019.

Milton Keynes BSL Social Pub

When? Second Saturday every 2 months (next event on 13th October)
Where? Wetherspoons, 201 Midsummer Boulevard, MK9 1EA, Milton Keynes

Milton Keynes Deaf Climbing

When? Every Tuesday and Friday from 6pm – 9:30pm
Where? Either Big Rock Hub (Kingston) or Big Rock Bond (Bletchley) – Do check the Facebook page regularly for next climbing session and where it will be!

Milton Keynes Deaf Badminton

When? Every Thursday at 7:30pm – 9:30pm
Where? Woughton Leisure Centre, Rainbow Drive, Milton Keynes, MK6 5EJ

MK Dons Deaf Football Team 

Training at Leon School (10:30am – 12:30pm)
For dates of training sessions see their Facebook page here.

MKDZ Craft Club 

When? First Wednesday of every month (11am – 3pm) (next event on 7th November)
Where? At United Reformed Church, High Street, Newport Pagnell, MK16 8AB.

Milton Keynes BSL Church Service 🙏✝️⛪️

When? First Sunday of every month. Service starts at 11am.
Where? Cross and Stable Church, Downs Barn Boulevard, Downs Barn, MK14 7RZ

BSL Bible Study – Every 3rd Thursday of the month (7.30pm – 9.30pm)
Contact Sue Whalley for venue details

Access Ambassadors  

Access and employment support for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.

Job Club – 10am – 12 noon at The Broughton Pavilion
Every 1st Friday of the month

Drop In – 10am – 12 noon at The Broughton Pavilion
Every 2nd & 4th Friday of the month

MK Deaf Rambling – Saturday 13th April 2019

MK Deaf Rambling will be leading a walk on Saturday 13th April 2019 from Hexton near Hitchin at 10am. See information below:

Circular Hill Walking from Hexton including Lilley Hoo, Beds/Herts.

13 miles approx, Moderate level.

Walking route is in the situation of the Northern end of the Chilterns and it is a great place to walk though, with stunning views through miles after miles of beautiful countryside.

Meet at the The Raven Pub, Village Street, Hexton,
Hitchin, SG5 3JB at 10am. The walk will start at 10.30am.

Google Map:

https://goo.gl/maps/VoCjmFHq82Q2

  • Bring your own lunch and drinks or eat at Lilley Arms pub.
  • Wear suitable sturdy boots and always bring weatherproof
    clothing.
  • Dogs are welcome but it is your responsibility to keep on lead
    when walking on the road and clean up dog mess.
  • Walk Leader is Bryan Whalley – contact email bryan@tennisaim.co.uk

 

 

Bletchley Park BSL Tour – 4th May 2019

Bletchley Park, World War II historical site in Milton Keynes will be providing a BSL Tour on Saturday 4th May 2019 at 10am. The site of the code-breakers that helped shorten the war by two years! Its a very interesting place that is now accessible for deaf & hard-of-hearing people people with a BSL tour supported by Access Ambassadors!

There are still spaces left on this tour so book yourselves quickly before Friday 1st April!

Confirm your booking by sending an email to Amy at groupbookings@bletchleypark.org.uk where you will receive instructions for payment.

Wednesday Afternoon Club – 20th March 2019

Gentle reminder of the Wednesday Afternoon Club which will be held at the John Lewis Espresso Bar community room on Wednesday 20th March from 1.30pm to 3.30pm.

We will playing a game called Joker by Shirley Collins.

See details in poster below:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Address:

John Lewis Espresso Bar
The Centre:mk Shopping Centre
Malborough Gate
Milton Keynes
MK9 3EP

Google Map Link

MK Craft Club – Easter Craft Day

MK Craft Club Easter Craft Day

Wednesday 13th March 2019
11am to 3pm

Broughton Pavilion
139 Tanfield Lane
Milton Keynes
MK10 9NJ

£3 per person. Bring a packed lunch.

Please bring your own Easter project to make on the day, and there will be a small prize for the best one! It can be anything, like papercraft, knitting, crochet, beadwork, Easter bonnet or eggs etc.

Wednesday Afternoon Club – New Location

The Wednesday Afternoon Club in 2019 will be moving to the Espresso Bar cafe in the John Lewis store in Milton Keynes City Centre. The meetup time will be from 1.30pm to 3.30pm and everyone is welcome!

The first meet-up will be on February 20th 2019 – 1.30pm to 3.30pm.

How to find the Espresso Bar:

Head to the city centre in Milton Keynes and find the John Lewis store in Middleton hall. Go to floor M of the store. There you will find the Espresso Café.

 

 

Full address:

John Lewis, Middleton Hall
The Centre:mk, Marlborough Gate, Milton Keynes, MK9 3EP

 

 

Google Map:

Reminder! MKDZ 3rd Anniversary Party!

Gentle reminder of MKDZ anniversary party this Saturday! See details below…
 
Milton Keynes Deaf Zone‘s 3rd Anniversary Party will be hosted at Broughton Pavilion on Saturday 26th January 2019 from 6pm to 10.30pm! Entry is £3 and buffet food and drinks will be provided!
 
There will be a fun quiz and raffle (£1 per strip) and special guests “The Three Deaf Penguins” will be speaking about their recent achievement on swimming the English Channel!
Everyone is welcome, including children!
 
For more details, see event poster below!
Map of Broughton Pavilion:

MKDZ 3rd Anniversary Party

Happy New Year to everyone! 🥂🥳
 
Milton Keynes Deaf Zone‘s 3rd Anniversary Party will be hosted at Broughton Pavilion on Saturday 26th January 2019 from 6pm to 10.30pm! Entry is £3 and buffet food and drinks will be provided!
 
There will be a fun quiz and raffle (£1 per strip) and special guests “The Three Deaf Penguins” will be speaking about their recent achievement on swimming the English Channel!
Everyone is welcome, including children!
 
For more details, see event poster below!
Map of Broughton Pavilion:

MK Craft Club Christmas Party

***** ONLY TWO PLACES LEFT *****

🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄PARTY TIME!🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄

Come and join MK Craft Club for a small project, followed by a mini Christmas party on Wednesday 5th December 2018, from 11am to 3pm at the United Reformed Church in Newport Pagnell.

Twelve places are available to make a festive key ring, which could also be attached to handbags @ £5 each.

Then we will party at 1pm!

We would like everyone to contribute to the party, so if you would like to join, please add your name in the comments below or email Janet (email below) and state what you will bring.

Partners/husbands are welcome to join us at 1pm @ £3 each.

Contact Janet to reserve a place by email cliffjan2000gmail.com

Free Gym Sessions at DW Fitness in Milton Keynes! *** NEW DATE & DETAILS CHANGES ***

***** IMPORTANT  NOTE – NEW DATE CHANGES & DETAILS BELOW *****

Milton Keynes Deaf Zone have partnered with DW Fitness to provide free gym sessions every second and fourth Monday of the month from Monday 26th November onwards! You can attend anytime from 12 noon to 8pm!

You can also use the swimming pool facilities!

Please send us your name, address and level of hearing loss (hard of hearing, moderate, severe, or profound) to email mkdeafzone@gmail.com or use the contact form at the bottom of the page.
Once approved, you will be added to the list of approved names for entry into DW Fitness.

On arrival at reception mention Milton Keynes Deaf Zone and your name and they will provide you with an ID card. Deaf aware staff member Peter is available to assist you.

See the following dates to start you off:

Monday 26th November 2018
Monday 10th & 24th December 2018
Monday 14th & 28th January 2019
Monday 11th & 25th February 2019

Location of gym:

MK1 Shopping & Leisure Park
Unit B Stadium, Stadium Way West, Milton Keynes, MK1 1ST

https://www.dwfitnessfirst.com/find-a-gym/milton-keynes

Take Number 1 bus from MK Central to Milton Keynes Stadium.

phone: 01908 361 580
email: Miltonkeynesfc@dwsports.com (do not contact for approval list, use MKDZ email address or contact form below).

If you have any questions please contact us or leave a comment below!