Thursday, May 22
• Manx Retirement Association, stretch and flex at the NSC, Douglas at 10am. Friday Monthly lunch at the Mount Murray Golf Club, Santon at 12.30pm. Tuesday, Douglas/Onchan coffee morning at The Cat With No Tail, Douglas at 10.30am.
• Harbourside WI, St Paul’s Church hall, Ramsey, 10am. Call 818194.
• Manx Footpaths Conservation Group walk, The Lhen, 10.30am.
• Onchan Pensioners Club, Morton hall, Castletown, coffee morning; Friday, sequence dancing, 2pm-4.30pm; Saturday, Arabian dancing, 9am-1pm; Monday, Bridge, 2pm-5pm and 7pm-11pm; Tuesday, coffee morning including raffle, 10am-noon; Wednesday, whist drive, 7pm-10pm.
• Avondale Afternoon WI, Morton hall, Onchan, 2pm. Call 818194.
• Soundcheck, Youth Arts Centre, Douglas, 6.30pm. Also Monday and Tuesday, 6pm-9pm. Monday, Castletown Youth Club, 6pm-9pm and Wednesday Ramsey Youth Club, 6.30pm-9.30pm.
Friday, May 23
• Peel and Glenfaba Hospice committee fundraising event at St Patricks. Church hall, Peel, 7 30pm. Photo quiz by Doug Allen. Entry £3 payable at the door.
Monday, May 26
• Mannin Art Group, 10am, at St Paul’s hall, Ramsey.
• Onchan Ladies’ Choir, Methodist hall, 1.30pm. Call 673453.
• Vannin Bridge, Onchan pensioners hall, 2pm. Also Thursday.
• Possan Aeglagh Manx Speaking Youth Club School Year 6 (10 to 11 year olds) upwards at Cafe Laare, Lord Street, Douglas, 6.30pm - 8.30pm, subs £1. Call Cathy Clucas on 414331 or email C.Clucas@doe.sch.im for further details.
• Onchan Rotary Club, The Max Restaurant, Groudle Road, 6.30pm.
• Onchan Silver Band practice, the band room, off Main Road, Onchan, beginners 6.30pm and seniors 7.30pm.
• Ayre WI, Grosvenor Hotel, Andreas, 7.30pm. Call 818194.
Tuesday, May 27
• St John’s Art and Craft Group, Methodist hall, 9.40am. Bring your own art and craft. Call 851364.
• The Tuesday Group, flexible learning room to try your hand at basic crafts, have a chat, coffee and fun, Peel Clothworkers’ School, 1.15pm. Pre-school children catered for. Call 614180.
• Castletown Metropolitan Silver Band rehearsals, Queen Street Mission hall, 7.30pm.
• Rotary Club of Rushen and Western Mann meet, Falcon’s Nest Hotel, Port Erin, 7.30pm.
• Mannin Quilters, Ballabeg Methodist hall, 7.30pm-9pm. Call 628921. Also Wednesday at St Columba’s Catholic Church, Port Erin, 1.30pm-4pm.
• Ballacottier Senior Youth Project for school years 10+, Ballacottier School youth room, 7.30pm-9.30pm.
• The Isle of Man Amateur Radio Society, Sea Cadet hall, Tromode, 8pm.
Wednesday, May 28
• Laxey Sketch Club, 1.30pm-3.30pm, Laxey Football Clubhouse, winter indoors, summer outdoors.
• Sulby Art Club, 2pm-4pm at St Stephen’s Church hall. New members welcome. Call 488014.
• The Friendship Club for the over 60s, Onchan Baptist Church. Call 674255.
• Peel Belles WI, St Patrick’s hall, Patrick Street, Peel, 7.30pm.
• Isle of Man Chess Club, Belsfield Hotel, Church Road Marina, Douglas, 7.30pm. Call Alan Robertson 495097. New members welcome.