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Upcoming events

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16
2:00pm
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16
7:00pm
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16
7:00pm
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 23
9:30am
An Introduction to the Compassionate Mind
This event is part of 1point (north west) Ltd's professional networking scheme - contact e.long@1pointbolton.org.uk for further details
Silverwell House, Bolton
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 23
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27

Latest posts

HORWICH 6 A SIDE LEAGUE SUPER SUNDAYS!!

Posted on behalf of Leisure Leagues Bolton

A chance to fly to Germany on holiday and a chance to benefit charities too, is on offer as a brand new community 6 a side football competition gets ready for kick off in HORWICH.


 


The league – which is run by Leisure Leagues, Europe’s largest provider of small sided soccer - kicks off soon and will take place at Horwich Leisure Centre, Victoria Road, BL6 5PY every Sunday. Games cost £30 with FREE ENTRY for a limited time only!


 


The Leisure Leagues Monthly Star Prize, which is drawn at the end of the season and broadcast live on the firm’s Facebook Page, is an all-expenses paid trip for the whole team to a Bundesliga match.


 


Leisure Leagues are the only football provider who donates the profits from the league to charities – with Cancer Research UK and The Dogs Trust amongst the recent beneficiaries. 


 


Anyone who wants to register a team can do so on here


 


https://www.leisureleagues.net/league/horwich-leisure-centre/horwich-sunday


 


or for more information they can call 07860365094.




When
03 Nov 2019 at 6:00pm
until 03 Nov 2019 at 8:00pm
Where
Horwich Leisure Centre Ltd
Victoria Road
Horwich
BL6 5PY

Domestic abuse champions - schools/start well centres only

Posted on behalf of Sonya Grove

to understnd what domestic abuse is, how to recognise the signs, how to support, friends, family, colleagues and clients, how to report and where to sign post.

When
27 Nov 2019 at 9:30am
until 27 Nov 2019 at 3:00pm
Where
Meadowbank Primary School & Children’s Centre
Formby Avenue
Atherton
M46 0HX

Coding for Beginners | Bolton | Recode & Bring Digital | Digital Skills Class | December 2019

Posted on behalf of Recode UK

This event is a monthly meetup. We have designed these workshops to introduce coding to residents of Bolton.





We will introduce you to HTML and get you started on your journey to discovering a possible career in technology or just simply learn some new skills.


Do you want to build your own app someday? Or you want to career change into a lucrative industry. Come along and try it out in a supportive environment.


We are proud to announce our new sponsors Bring Digital who are digital marketing agency in Bolton, Full Circle IT and Headline sponsors Telcom who provide ultrafast business broadband and dedicated leased lines over wireless or fibre.


We can only accommodate upto 25 learners and we operate on a first come first served basis.






Schedule




5: 30 PM | Arrival, Pizza, Light networking


6: 00 PM | Let's get set up and started!


7:30 PM | End


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FAQs


Why is coding so important?


Without coding, computers would literally do nothing. They would be completely useless.


That’s because the source code is the set of instructions that tells the computer what to do. If you have ever sent an email, searched something of Google, requested an uber... They're all actions powered by software.


The interface renders content which is created by HMTL & CSS.


Who is this workshop for?


This workshop is perfect for people aged over 18 who have never touched a line of code. This is for any adult wanting to learn to code in a group environment or learn a new skill. You may want to learn for pure enjoyment or to further your existing career.


What do we expect from you?


To attend this session you will need to bring along your own laptop and charger. We expect you to be able to speak basic English and agree to our code of conduct and most importantly we want you to bring your charisma and enthusiasm.


I'm interested but I've never coded before, can I still come?


Absolutely! This workshop is designed specifically for total beginners, our mentors are briefed to keep jargon to a minimum, and as well as a friendly lecture we'll provide visual aids for you to refer to. This workshop will be a safe space to ask all the questions you need to, all of us are here and excited to support you on your coding journey.


What are the starting salaries in technology?


Entry level salaries in the area can range anywhere between £16,000 - £35,000.


What if I don't own a laptop?


We endeavor to try our best to find you a laptop. Please tell us that you require a laptop, by selecting the correct ticket when signing up to this event. We will try our best but we cannot guarantee this. Our fabulous event sposnor Full Circle IT supply our extra laptops, on a first come first served basis.


I'm a developer! Can I volunteer?


Cool, we need you! Give us some of your deets and we'll be in touch! http://bit.ly/RecodeMentorSignUp






How accessible is this venue?


The building is fully accessible, air-conditioned and wifi enabled. We will also provide pizza and refreshments, coding does work up an appetite! There is also free parking on-site too. Please let us know if we need to be aware of any barriers you may face that we haven't identified.


Where can I park?


Free Parking available on site at the Marketplace after 5PM.


How can I contact the organiser with any questions?


Please direct your enquiries to kirsty@recode.org.uk.


Code of conduct


We ensure that our sessions are inclusive to all that want to attend. We expect that every person in attendance abides by our Code of Conduct here. Failure to comply with this may result in being asked to leave the session.




When
12 Dec 2019 at 5:30pm
until 12 Dec 2019 at 7:30pm
Where
Market Place Shopping Centre Bolton
Knowsley Street
Bolton
BL1 2AL

Intermediate Coding | Bolton | Recode & Bring Digital | Digital Skills Class | November 2019

Posted on behalf of Recode UK

This event is a monthly meetup. We have designed these workshops to build a coding network to residents of Bolton.


Our first Intermediate Class! This class is designed for people with a basic understanding of Javascript. The class will introduce those with some knowledge of coding to React framework. 





React Beginner Class
Are you looking to get started with React? Do you want to learn a new framework?
Join us for a beginner session crash course of React! A framework used by companies such as Facebook and Netflix!
All you need is a laptop, yourself and some basic knowledge of JavaScript!
Everyone is welcome, beginners and experienced programmers alike!
In this session we’ll be learning core concepts such as:
Components
States
Props
And much more!


Or you want to career change into a lucrative industry. Come along and try it out in a supportive environment.


We are proud to announce our new sponsors Bring Digital who are digital marketing agency in Bolton, Full Circle IT and Headline sponsors Telcom who provide ultrafast business broadband and dedicated leased lines over wireless or fibre.


We can only accommodate upto 25 learners and we operate on a first come first served basis.






Schedule


5:30 PM | Arrival, Pizza, Light Networking


6: 00 PM | Let's get set up and started!


7:30 PM | End


-----


FAQs


Why is coding so important?


Without coding, computers would literally do nothing. They would be completely useless.


That’s because the source code is the set of instructions that tells the computer what to do. If you have ever sent an email, searched something of Google, requested an uber... They're all actions powered by software.


The interface renders content which is created by HMTL & CSS.


Who is this workshop for?


This workshop is perfect for people aged over 18 who have never touched a line of code. This is for any adult wanting to learn to code in a group environment or learn a new skill. You may want to learn for pure enjoyment or to further your existing career.


What do we expect from you?


To attend this session you will need to bring along your own laptop and charger. We expect you to be able to speak basic English and agree to our code of conduct and most importantly we want you to bring your charisma and enthusiasm.


I'm interested but I've never coded before, can I still come?


Absolutely! This workshop is designed specifically for total beginners, our mentors are briefed to keep jargon to a minimum, and as well as a friendly lecture we'll provide visual aids for you to refer to. This workshop will be a safe space to ask all the questions you need to, all of us are here and excited to support you on your coding journey.


What are the starting salaries in technology?


Entry level salaries in the area can range anywhere between £16,000 - £35,000.


What if I don't own a laptop?


We endeavor to try our best to find you a laptop. Please tell us that you require a laptop, by selecting the correct ticket when signing up to this event. We will try our best but we cannot guarantee this. Our fabulous event sposnor Full Circle IT supply our extra laptops, on a first come first served basis.


I'm a developer! Can I volunteer?


Cool, we need you! Give us some of your deets and we'll be in touch! http://bit.ly/RecodeMentorSignUp






How accessible is this venue?


The building is fully accessible, air-conditioned and wifi enabled. We will also provide pizza and refreshments, coding does work up an appetite! There is also free parking on-site too. Please let us know if we need to be aware of any barriers you may face that we haven't identified.


Where can I park?


Free Parking available on site at the Marketplace after 5PM.


How can I contact the organiser with any questions?


Please direct your enquiries to kirsty@recode.org.uk.


Code of conduct


We ensure that our sessions are inclusive to all that want to attend. We expect that every person in attendance abides by our Code of Conduct here. Failure to comply with this may result in being asked to leave the session.




When
14 Nov 2019 at 5:30pm
until 14 Nov 2019 at 7:30pm
Where
Market Place Shopping Centre Bolton
Knowsley Street
Bolton
BL1 2AL

Coding for Beginners | Bolton | Recode & Bring Digital | Digital Skills Class |November 2019

Posted on behalf of Recode UK

This event is a monthly meetup. We have designed these workshops to introduce coding to residents of Bolton.





We will introduce you to HTML and get you started on your journey to discovering a possible career in technology or just simply learn some new skills.


Do you want to build your own app someday? Or you want to career change into a lucrative industry. Come along and try it out in a supportive environment.


We are proud to announce our new sponsors Bring Digital who are digital marketing agency in Bolton, Full Circle IT and Headline sponsors Telcom who provide ultrafast business broadband and dedicated leased lines over wireless or fibre.


We can only accommodate upto 25 learners and we operate on a first come first served basis.






Schedule




5: 30 PM | Arrival, Pizza, Light networking


6: 00 PM | Let's get set up and started!


7:30 PM | End


-----


FAQs


Why is coding so important?


Without coding, computers would literally do nothing. They would be completely useless.


That’s because the source code is the set of instructions that tells the computer what to do. If you have ever sent an email, searched something of Google, requested an uber... They're all actions powered by software.


The interface renders content which is created by HMTL & CSS.


Who is this workshop for?


This workshop is perfect for people aged over 18 who have never touched a line of code. This is for any adult wanting to learn to code in a group environment or learn a new skill. You may want to learn for pure enjoyment or to further your existing career.


What do we expect from you?


To attend this session you will need to bring along your own laptop and charger. We expect you to be able to speak basic English and agree to our code of conduct and most importantly we want you to bring your charisma and enthusiasm.


I'm interested but I've never coded before, can I still come?


Absolutely! This workshop is designed specifically for total beginners, our mentors are briefed to keep jargon to a minimum, and as well as a friendly lecture we'll provide visual aids for you to refer to. This workshop will be a safe space to ask all the questions you need to, all of us are here and excited to support you on your coding journey.


What are the starting salaries in technology?


Entry level salaries in the area can range anywhere between £16,000 - £35,000.


What if I don't own a laptop?


We endeavor to try our best to find you a laptop. Please tell us that you require a laptop, by selecting the correct ticket when signing up to this event. We will try our best but we cannot guarantee this. Our fabulous event sposnor Full Circle IT supply our extra laptops, on a first come first served basis.


I'm a developer! Can I volunteer?


Cool, we need you! Give us some of your deets and we'll be in touch! http://bit.ly/RecodeMentorSignUp






How accessible is this venue?


The building is fully accessible, air-conditioned and wifi enabled. We will also provide pizza and refreshments, coding does work up an appetite! There is also free parking on-site too. Please let us know if we need to be aware of any barriers you may face that we haven't identified.


Where can I park?


Free Parking available on site at the Marketplace after 5PM.


How can I contact the organiser with any questions?


Please direct your enquiries to kirsty@recode.org.uk.


Code of conduct


We ensure that our sessions are inclusive to all that want to attend. We expect that every person in attendance abides by our Code of Conduct here. Failure to comply with this may result in being asked to leave the session.




When
14 Nov 2019 at 5:30pm
until 14 Nov 2019 at 7:30pm
Where
Market Place Shopping Centre Bolton
Knowsley Street
Bolton
BL1 2AL

Bolton Faith Youth Project - Launch Event

Posted on behalf of Bolton Interfaith Council
Bolton Interfaith Council are proud to announce our launch event for the new ‘Bolton Faith Youth’ project!
When
16 Nov 2019 at 10:30am
until 16 Nov 2019 at 1:00pm
Where
Bolton Quaker Meeting
50 Silverwell Street
Bolton
BL1 1PP

Henna for beginners

Posted on behalf of Contemporary Mehndi Designs by Chand
Hands on  henna tutorial 
Learn a skill to take away with you.
When
19 Dec 2019 at 7:00pm
until 19 Dec 2019 at 8:30pm
Where
Heavenly Desserts ®️ Bolton
79-87 Deansgate
Bolton
BL1 1HE

Christmas wearables

Posted on behalf of Bolton Library and Museum Services
Get to grips with the concepts of wearable electronics and sewn circuits by crafting your own Christmas decoration for you or as a gift.
When
14 Dec 2019 at 1:00pm
until 14 Dec 2019 at 3:00pm
Where
Bolton Central Library and Museum
Le Mans Crescent
Bolton
BL1 1SE

Science Club

Posted on behalf of Bolton Library and Museum Services

Are you fascinated by Science? Are you aged 8 and above?


Then come along and join our Science Club where you will take part in a creative, scientific workshops. The club will run from 10am to 12pm on:


Saturday 9 November


Saturday 7 December


Saturday 11 January


Once you have completed all of the workshops you will be presented with a Science Club certificate to show your family, friends and teachers!




Please only book on the children who will be attending the Science Club. Attendees will be required to have a parent/carer with them during the session. 



When
09 Nov 2019 at 10:00am
until 09 Nov 2019 at 12:00pm
Where
Bolton Central Library and Museum
Le Mans Crescent
Bolton
BL1 1SE

WINTER GHOST HUNT WATERMILLOCK BOLTON WITH A FREE CARVERY SAT 30TH NOV £30

Posted on behalf of GHOST AT MIDNITE

GHOST HUNT
WATERMILLOCK
(TOBY CARVERY)
BOLTON
SATURDAY 30TH NOVEMBER
8PM TILL 2AM
PRICE ONLY £30

When
30 Nov 2019 at 8:00pm
until 01 Dec 2019 at 2:00am
Where
Toby Carvery Bolton
Crompton Way
Bolton
BL1 8TJ