Ducklings in a box
Environment

Duck tales

Story by Kim | Photos by Deborah Blencowe On Tuesday 17th of July Abbeyfield Park had some surprise guests – a duck and her eight ducklings were waddling and chirping around the inside perimeter of … [Read more]

More from the August issue

Children marching for Burngreave clean air
Children & Young People

Marching for Burngreave clean air

Story by Graham Jones | Photo by Rashad Hassan. Against a background of drastically deteriorating air quality in Burngreave, to which children are particularly susceptible, the march was the culmination of several weeks of preparation … [Read more]
The Paint Factory
Environment

Axe You Like It

Story by Adrian Lake | Photo by Richard Belbin The Paint Factory at 163 Rutland Road have agreed to rent their basement to Battle Axe Sheffield. If the application submitted to Sheffield City council is … [Read more]

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3:15 pm Pitsmoor Adventure Playground
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground
Aug 16 @ 3:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground is now run by a charitable organisation set up by local people, and is as popular as it’s ever been. Qualified staff are on site during opening hours to ensure a safe ... [Read more]
5:00 pm Mothers of Burngreave Youth Club
Mothers of Burngreave Youth Club
Aug 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For ages 8—18 (under 8s with mother) Donations welcome Please contact mosburngreave@gmail.com
4:30 pm Parkour and free running: free s... @ Verdon Street Recreation Centre
Parkour and free running: free s... @ Verdon Street Recreation Centre
Aug 16 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Try this exciting free new sport in a safe environment with professional coaches!   Improve strength, balance, confidence and more! Learn safe jumps, landing, gymnastic mores and more!   Parkour Poster
6:30 pm Five Animals Lau Gar Kung Fu Tra... @ St James Church
Five Animals Lau Gar Kung Fu Tra... @ St James Church
Aug 16 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Five Animals Lau Gar Kung Fu Training @ St James Church
Martial arts classes led by Graham Abdullah, former European champion. Every Tuesday and Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings throughout the year. For children and adults from age 5 years and upwards. For more details, see: https://archive.burngreavemessenger.org.uk/archives/2007/june-2007-issue-70/kung-fu-in-china/
6:00 pm Zumba @ Shirecliffe Community Centre
Zumba @ Shirecliffe Community Centre
Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
Aug
17
Fri
10:00 am Library Open
Library Open
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
CLOSED 12.30 – 1.30 for lunch. Our award winning Burngreave library is run by Marcia Layne and her team of volunteers. They are supported by SOAR and the Burngreave TARA. Come along to use computers, ... [Read more]
10:30 am Pilates Class at Christ Church @ Welcome Centre, Christ Church Pitsmoor
Pilates Class at Christ Church @ Welcome Centre, Christ Church Pitsmoor
Aug 17 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Pilates Class Improve Flexibility and  mobility (suit all ages)
1:30 pm Women’s Only Swimming @ Concord Sports Centre
Women’s Only Swimming @ Concord Sports Centre
Aug 17 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
 
3:15 pm Pitsmoor Adventure Playground
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground
Aug 17 @ 3:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground is now run by a charitable organisation set up by local people, and is as popular as it’s ever been. Qualified staff are on site during opening hours to ensure a safe ... [Read more]