Shinto Goju-Ryu Karate Club www.ShintoGojuryuKarate.co.uk
The club practises a style of Karate known as Goju-Ryu, which translates to hard-soft karate aimed at self defence as opposed to competition. Students of all abilities beginner or advanced, Junior (5-16yrs old) and Senior (16yrs+) are welcomed. With fully qualified instructors students can train at their own level and improve fitness.
Mondays: Junior 7-8:30pm, Senior 8:30-10:30pm Ian Knight 07887 742546
Rainbows provide a fun stimulating introduction to the Guides Association for 5-7 yr old girls. Embracing Look, Learn, Laugh, Love attributes, Rainbows focus on games, creative activities as well as seasonal activities at Christmas, Mothers Day.
Tuesday 5:45- 6:45pm 5-7 yr olds Lisa King 07704 831809
2nd Pear Tree Guides www.girlguiding.org.uk
Guiding is a 100 year old world-wide association for 10-14 year old girls providing challenging fun and a stimulating environment to learn new life skills and meet friends. With a 2007 motto of “Girls lead the way” the group teaches independence and leadership skills through a variety of activities.
Southampton Flower Club
The club hosts talks, demos and workshops about flowers and arranging. No prior skill required. All welcome. Other activities include outings, social events and an annual competition.
3rd Thursday each month (not Jan or Aug) 2-4pm Hazel Roberts 02380 444097
Pear Tree Beer Club www.camra.org.uk
Run by enthusiastic CAMRA real ale members, this club enjoys good company and fine ales (sensibly consumed). Beer festivals, open top bus and outings organised. All welcome, not just beer drinkers! Email events programme provided.
Monthly weekend evenings in local pubs Paul Harvey 02380 449177
Southampton Philatelic Auctions www.sotonphil.co.uk
Local auctioneers of stamp and postal history dating back to 1830’s. Also medals, cigarette cards, postcards. Items of local interest may be on sale. All welcome including buyers or sellers.
Sat every 6 or 7 weeks, Viewing from 9am - 12:30pm.
Auction from 1:15pm onwards finishing 3-4pm Bob Betts 02380 448373