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

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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!

Access Bedford – ‘Deaf Hub’ Aviva Community Fund

Access Bedford is asking for your votes in helping them get funding to set-up a “Deaf Hub” in Bedford as a base for their operations and meeting place for deaf people!
 
Once you are registered, you have 10 votes to give out. You can give all your votes to one charity or share them among several charities if you want to support more than one!
 
https://www.avivacommunityfund.co.uk/voting/project/view/4-1713

Photos of MK Deaf Rambling walk on Saturday 6th October 2018

Photos of MK Deaf Rambling‘s Ampthill & Clophill Circular Walk (12.5 miles) on Saturday 6th October 2018.

“Trodden along the 12.5 miles route in the persistent showers all day with well visibility of countryside views
but it does not dampen our spirits and in the end, we were soaked through! “

Photo 1 – Had our lunchtime at the flying horse pub in Clophill.

Photo 2 – Converted the iconic red telephone box into the smallest library containing variety of books in Flitton village!

2018 Deaf Tennis Festival

Deaf Tennis Festival

On September 15th and 16th the Tennis Foundation is running a festival of deaf tennis. There will be a range of fun events and competitions to ensure there is an activity right for everyone!

We will have fun activities for beginners which will let them try tennis, learn new skills and take part with friends, siblings and parents – these activities are for everyone, not just those who are deaf.

There will be a fun competition in a Fast 4 format – this competition is only for deaf players but you can leave your hearing aids in. You don’t need to be a superstar – the focus is on enjoying tennis in a match environment!

Click on to read more!

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Gentle reminder: MK Deaf Rambling – Furzton Lake Walk Wednesday 8th August 2018

Gentle reminder of the MK Deaf Rambling‘s short walk on Wednesday 8th August 2018 at Furzton Lake.
 
Meeting point at Furzton Lake car park off Watling Street V4 (MK4 1BZ) at 10 am (start walking at 10.30am).
 
Distance is 4 miles and Easy grade. Dogs are welcome but please bring lead and pick up dog waste.
 
Everyone is welcome! 

MKDZ Wednesday Afternoon Club – Hobbies Show & Tell – 18th July

Wednesday Afternoon Club Hobbies Show & Tell!
Wednesday 18th July – 12pm – 4pm

Come along to our Wednesday Afternoon Club and show and tell everyone your interesting hobbies and see what other hobbies everyone else is doing!

Hobbies can be things like:

  • Remote control cars / boats / planes / drones
  • Puzzles such as Jigsaws, Rubiks, blocks, crosswords, boardgames
  • Woodwork / Metalwork / Stonemasonry / Pottery
  • Art / Crafts / Knitting / Lacework / Origami / Doll making
  • Collections such as vintage toys, comic books, games, memorabilia

Bring your own lunch. Drinks will be provided.

Everybody is welcome!

Address:
Broughton Pavilion
139 Tanfield Lane
Broughton
Milton Keynes
MK10 9NJ