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30 Mearns Allsorts Support Group, support group for families who have a child/children with additional support needs. Laurencekirk new community centre, Mearns Academy campus every Wed 9.30am – 11am.

30 Laurencekirk Slimming World Group, Choose from two session times: 5:30 & 7:30 p.m. Masonic Hall Laurencekirk, Phone 07956 003 722,

31 Stonehaven Town Hall, Hogmanay Ceilidh, dancing to Cabrach. Tickets £25 from Fiona Kasprowicz, 01569 766151. All proceeds go to next year’s Stonehaven Folk Festival.

31 Stonehaven Folk Festival Hogmanay Ceilidh

31 Open air in the Square, Deacon Blue, tickets from Ma Simpson’s, see the OAITS website fro more details

31 Line Dance Class, St Laurence Hall, Laurencekirk, 7:30pm.

January 2016

5 Fettercairn WRI: Please note change: “Sunset Song and sheep” - Talk by Peter Myles, 7.30pm in Fettercairn Church Hall.

6 Laurencekirk Bookbug session, Half an hour of songs, rhymes and stories. All children under 5 years of age and their accompanying adults are welcome to this free, fun and friendly event. Mearns Community Campus. 10:30 am.

7 Laurencekirk Ladies Club – Police Dogs – Steven Warden

7 Scottish Country Dance Class, Masonic Hall 7.30pm

8 Drumlithie Bowling Club Rainbow Whist 7.30pm.

12 Scottish Country Dance Beginners Class, Masonic Hall 7.pm

13 Citizens Advice Outreach Service Laurencekirk, The Citizens Advice Bureau is operating the Outreach at Mearns Academy community campus (under the management of the main Kincardine and Mearns Bureau based in Stonehaven) on a Wednesday. We are offering 1 hour appointments, as opposed to the more usual drop in service, running from 9.30am to 5pm. Our specialist Welfare Benefits Officer is available for the morning appointments and a Generalist Adviser on hand for the afternoon appointments.

To make an appointment, phone Kincardine and Mearns Citizens Advice Bureau on 01569 766578.

14 Scottish Country Dance Class, Masonic Hall 7.30pm

19 Scottish Country Dance Beginners Class, Masonic Hall 7.pm

21 Scottish Country Dance Class, Masonic Hall 7.30pm

22 Stonehaven Town Hall, Fleeman productions Present:- “In yer Cups” - Tickets Adults £10 Conc. £8. available from The Rose Bowl, Barclay St. Stonehaven, Jenni Mac’s Allardice St. Stonehaven or online at www.stonehaventownhall.org or on our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/stonehaventownhall.

23 Burns and Bothy Ballads Lunch Dickson Hall, Laurencekirk, 12.00 noon for 12.30pm. Soup and sweet lunch with traditional music, songs, and stories. £10.00. Transport available, call 01561 376896

Stonehaven Cinema - 1pm , Snoopy , Peanuts the Movie (U). 3:30pm - Sunset Song, 7:00pm - Star Wars: The Force Awakens

26 Scottish Country Dance Class Beginners, Masonic Hall 7pm.

27 Stonehaven Heritage Society, St Bridget’s Hall, Dunnottar Avenue, 7.30pm. Guest speaker Ian Balgowan talking on changes in the local fishing industry.

28 Scottish Country Dance Class, Masonic Hall 7.30pm.

30 Dickson Hall, Laurencekirk, Rock Concert. Live band, bring your own bottle, let your hair down, hear your favourite rock songs from the past. Tickets £8.00 at the door, and we start at 7.30pm.

February 2016

2 “Mind your Feet!” by Michael Gillies, 7.30pm in Fettercairn Church Hall

2 Scottish Country Dance Class Beginners, Masonic Hall 7.pm

6 Book Browse in St James Church Hall, Arbuthnott Street, Stonehaven. 10:00 to 15:00. Over 2,000 books all at £1 each. Free tea/coffee. Please leave any donations in the Church Porch anytime.

20 Laurencekirk Lunch Club coffee morning. Masonic Hall 10am-11.30. Entry £2. All welcome.

24 Stonehaven Heritage Society, St Bridget’s Hall, Dunnottar Avenue, 7.30pm. Guest speaker Dr Graham McIntosh on the Barclays of Ury.

27 Stonehaven Town Hall, Anne Savage, Diigtal Mafia, Joe Longbottom, tickets from Ma Simpson’s

27 St James Church 7.30pm, Savourna Stevenson Harp, tickets from Ma Simpson’s

March 2016

8 Bumble Beats, Make friends while your wee ones are playing instruments and having fun with the parachute, torches and more, Masonic Hall Laurencekirk. 1:10pm.

12 Stonehaven Town Hall 730pm - 1030pm, Parents’ Choice Studen showcase, tickets £7 standard, £5 concession from Ma Simpson’s

16-19 Stonehaven Town Hall, Fame the Musical, tickets from Ma Simpson’s

26 Stonehaven Royal British Legion, March Jersey Tones, tickets £20

April 2016

27 Stonehaven Heritage Society AGM, St Bridget’s Hall, Dunnottar Avenue, 7.30pm.

30 Stonehaven Town Hall 8.00pm, Rod Stewart tribute with Bob Wyper, tickets from Ma Simpson’s

May 2016

14 Stonehaven Town Hall 7.45pm, Nazareth with guests Fubar, tickets from Ma Simpson’s

22 Stonehaven Town Hall 6.45pm-9.45pm, Aly and Phil 30th anniversary concert

September 2016

30 Take That tribute night with Take This. Tickets from the Ma Simpson’s or if you need to pay by card go to http://masimpsons.com