Good Vibrations, singing for fun group, Singers and ‘non-singers’ welcome, the only thing required is that you love to sing. Meet every Thursday 7 to 9pm at Mossley Community Centre, Roughtown Road. £3 including refreshments. Contact Lesley on 01457 83 5241.
1st Mossley (St Georges) Scouts also Beavers and Cubs
Scouting activities open to boys and girls aged between 6-14. Held at Baden House, Carhill Road. Contact – Phil – 01457 834591 or 07708 238268 and Mandy – 0161 338 7388 or 07510 416172. See also http://www.tameside-sid.org.uk/listing-details.asp?lid=1141.
Orchestral playing for any age. Contact Rachael Howarth on 07870 988263. For full details and upcoming events see their website: http://www.abneyorchestra.org.
Abney Youth Chorus
Singing for 5-16 year olds. Contact Rachael Howarth on 07870 988263.
Popular line dance, beginners welcome. Classes every Tuesday at George Lawton Hall from 10.15 to 11.30. Contact Aileen Wood on 0161 633 5428.
All Saints Mother and Toddler Group
Meet at Micklehurst Children’s Centre. Contact Jillian on 01457 83 9309. Full listing is at: http://www.tameside-sid.org.uk/listing-details.asp?lid=1551.
Introduction to music for babies and young children. Classes run in term time, every Friday morning at Saddleworth Museum. 10:15-11am for children ages 1-4 and 11:30-12pm for babies up to 18 months. The cost is £3 per child and £1 for siblings. Refreshments follow the baby session. Contact Lorna Mottram on 01457 810616. See also http://www.boomtingmusic.co.uk.
Pennine Art Gallery
Run by Chris Cyprus who represents other artists at the now titled Pennine Art Gallery, 3rd floor, Woodend Mill. All concentrate on local Pennine themes.
Chit Chat Club
Social club for the over sixties. Meets on the 2nd Sunday of every month at the Methodist Church on Market Place from 2.15pm to 4.15pm. Their activities include day trips, talks from community groups, quizzes, sing-songs, flower arranging, armchair exercises and general social get-togethers. Contact Father Lindsay on 01457 832 219.
Emmaus offer a home and work to previously homeless and unemployed people. The project finances itself by collecting and selling donated goods such as furniture, bric-a-brac, antiques, electrical appliances, clothing, books, toys, etc. These are sold at the Mossley premises. For further details see: http://www.emmausmossley.org.uk.
Friday Night Dancing
Monthly ballroom and sequence dancing for all. Contact Ian or Sue Webster on 0161 330 0909.
Friends of Mossley Park
Executive meetings are held on the third Thursday of each Month, 7:00 pm at the Butchers Arms, Top Mossley. All are welcome to attend. For further details contact the Secretary, Mr Paul Dowthwaite on 01457 837 124. Monthly gardening sessions – held on the last Saturday and preceeding Wednesday of the month. Meet at Mossley Hall, Stamford Road, 10am til 12pm. All welcome. We carry out maintainence, plant flower beds and litter pick. The group has entered the Park in North West In Bloom it’s your neighbourhood for two years. Picnic in the Park – Yearly event usually in May. It’s a Knock Out – Yearly event on the first weekend of October.
Joyce Kelso Aerobics
Aerobics and circuit training for all fitness levels aged 14+. Contact Joyce on 01457 875 810.
Playgroup up to the age of three and a half. Contact Livingstone School on 01457 832 495.
Micklehurst Cricket and Social Club
Junior and senior cricket teams. Richmond Hill, Castle Lane, Micklehurst. See www.micklehurstcc.co.uk for up to date details.
Mossley Action for the Elderly
Lunch club for older people. The lunch club meets every Tuesday at the George Lawton Hall from 12pm. A two course homemade dinner and tea/coffee costs £2. Pre booking is required as they have capacity of 56 diners. Contact Gina Smith to book on 839 641.
Mossley and District Sport Leisure Forum
Contact Peter Wilkinson for further details on local events: 01457 873865.
Mossley basketball Club (MBC)
Mossley Basketball Club provides a safe and enjoyable environment for children & adults to develop their basketball skills. Training is at Mossley Hollins High school (Term-time). Contact Mark on 07565 582 449, See also www.mossleybasketballclub.co.uk
Mossley Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society
Production of musical shows, workshops and activities from ages 6+. All play and workshop information is available at http://www.maods.org. Workshops happen on Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays. Call John Buckley on 01457 870875 for further information.
Mossley Badminton Club
Recreational badminton for ages 16+. Takes place on Mondays, 7:30-10:30pm at Astley Sports Complex. Further details available at http://www.mossleybadminton.co.uk.
Brass band for learners and experienced players. The band practice at the club in Top Mossley and further details can be sought from Mrs Angela Byers on 01457 834457 or at: http://www.mossleyband.co.uk.
Mossley Civic Society
Mossley Community Centre
Also known as Roughtown Community Centre, it has a variety of adult and youth workshops and classes which include yoga, tai chi, singing, over 55’s, baby sensory and socatots. Full information can be found here: http://www.mossleyroughtown.co.uk which includes how to hire facilities.
Mossley Cycle Racing Team
Cycling for all. For full information on regular meet ups and events visit http://www.mossleycrt.co.uk or call John Murray on 0161 628 2514.
Mossley District Guide Association
Rainbow, Brownie and Guide Groups eld at Baden House, Carhill Road. For more information contact: Kathryn Malkin, District Commissioner on 0754 398 9233. Visit http://www.girlguiding.org.uk/parents__care.aspx.
Mossley Festival Association
Mossley Festival Association Ltd (MFA) is a voluntary organisation with a community focus. For information on how to get involved contact the Secretary on 01457 837603 or see http://www.mossleyroughtown.co.uk/MFA.html.
Mossley Juniors Football Club
Football for girls and boys aged between 7-16 years. For further information contact Kevin Hartley (Secretary) on 07702 596 226 or visit http://www.mossleyjuniors.co.uk.
Mossley Methodist Church Community Day Centre
The group meets on Wednesdays 9.30 a.m. to 2.30 p.m. It is aimed at people living alone to come and enjoy a chat, lunch, activities and entertainment. Transport is provided to and from the centre. Cost is £5 per session including lunch and transport. Contact: Audrey Nield (01467 832705) or Kathlyn Hepworth (01457 832952).
Mossley School of Dance and Keep Fit
Tuition in ballet, modern and tap dance and keep fit sessions. Dance for age 3 to adults. Keep fit is for adults. For further information contact for younger children contact Miss Catherine on 01457 762114. For children aged 7 and over contact Miss Susan on 0161 292 1978. For aged 14+ contact Marjory Nield on 01457 833 448. See also http://www.mossleyroughtown.co.uk/dance.html.
Social singing and performances. Contact Ann Etchells for further information on 01457 833 356.
Mossley Time of your Life Club
Activities for older people aged 50 plus. Contact Doreen Taylor on 0161 330 2812.
Playgroup for children aged 2+ during term time only. See http://www.mossleyroughtown.co.uk/panda.html for full details.
St John’s Band Mosey
Brass band for learners and experienced players from 12 years to adult. The band rehearse once a week at the Yorkshire Ward Conservative Club Thursdays 8.15 to 9.45pm and the Training Band (learners class) meet at 7.15pm. Musical director is Paul Exton-McGuinness and Secretary for enquiries is Tracey Ellitts (0161 339 3734). Contact for Training Band is Michelle Wilson (01456 51 1252). More information at http://stjohnsbrassband.co.uk.
Tokkatai Karate Centre
Classes and full details can be found at http://www.thekaratecentre.co.uk or by calling Craig Murphy on 07947 791 314.
Tots R Us
Baby and Tots Playgroup with toys, play, crafts, songs and snacks at Roughtown Community Centre. For more information call 01457 83 5179 or see their listing at: http://www.tameside-sid.org.uk/listing-details.asp?lid=257.