KINSON: The Kinson Townswomen’s Guild meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 1.45pm at Pelhams Community Centre. All are welcome to the meetings. This is followed by refreshments and time to socialise before members listen to the monthly speaker.

MUDEFORD: Mudeford Wood Friendship Group for over 55s meets every Wednesday at the Community Centre in Pipers Drive, Mudeford, from 2pm to 4pm for games, entertainment, refreshments and chat. For more information call Janet on 01425 273129.

MUDEFORD: The Mudeford Club hosts a variety of entertainment nights and activities throughout the year. Visit to find out more.

CHRISTCHURCH: Mindfulness Meditation Classes take place every Tuesday, excluding the last Tuesday of the month, from 7pm to 8pm upstairs at St Catherine’s Hill Community Hall in Marlow Drive, Christchurch. Taster class £3.50, usual price £7 per class, pay as you go.

CHRISTCHURCH: A Social Afternoon is being held at St George’s Church in Jumpers Road, Christchurch from 2.30pm to 4pm on Friday, March 22. All welcome for board games, chat and refreshments. Admission free.

MOORDOWN: Age UK Bournemouth is hosting an Easter craft workshop for over 55s at Moordown Community Centre in Coronation Avenue on Thursday, April 4, between 2pm and 4pm. Costs £5 and booking is essential. Email

POOLE: A spring craft fair is being held at Upton Community Centre in Poole Road on Saturday, May 18, between 10.30am and 12.30pm. Entry costs £1 on the door and is free for under 15s when accompanied by an adult.

POOLE: Rossmore Library is inviting people to help get its garden ready for spring. A community garden event is taking place on Saturday, March 23, between 11am and 2pm. People can just drop in or call 01202 746023.

MUDEFORD: New members are welcome at Mudeford Wood Tennis Club, which meets on Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Cost £70 per year – non members are also welcome for a cost of £2 per session. Contact Debbie on 07592 014207 or Ali on 07879 685564 for more information.

HIGHCLIFFE: Cafe Scientifique meets at Castle Kitchen at Highcliffe Castle at 5pm on Thursday, March 21, for food and drink followed by a talk and Q&A. Visit

HIGHCLIFFE: Amberwood-Highcliffe Afternoon WI meets at the Methodist Church Hall in Highcliffe at 2pm on Wednesday, March 20, with a speaker and refreshments. Call Marina on 01425 271426 for details.