Thursday, August 7
• Manx Retirement Association stretch and flex at the NSC, Douglas, at 10am. Also Saturday, a visit to the Calf of Man at 9am. Tuesday, southern coffee morning at the Cherry Orchard Hotel, Port Erin, at 10.30am. Miniature golf at the Onchan Pleasure Park, at 2pm.
• Manx Footpaths Conservation Group walk, Axnfell Plantation car park, 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.
• 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.
Monday, August 11
• 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.
• 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.
• Cornaa WI, Maughold Parish hall, 7.30pm. Call 818194.
• Sulby WI, St Stephen’s Church hall 7.30pm.
Tuesday, August 12
• St John’s Art and Craft Group, Methodist hall, 9.40am. Bring your own art and craft. Call 851364.
• Peel City WI, Guild Room, Athol Street, Peel, 10.30am. Call 818194.
• 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.
• Baldrine WI, Methodist Sunday School room, Baldrine, 2pm. Call 818194.
• 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.
• Michael WI, St Michael’s hall, Kirk Michael, 7.30pm. Call 818194.
• Michael WI, Kirk Michael Church hall, 7.30pm. Call 818194.
• Mannin Quilters, Ballabeg Methodist hall, 7.30pm-9pm. Call 628921. Also Wednesday at St Columba’s Catholic Church, Port Erin, 1.30pm-4pm.
• The Isle of Man Amateur Radio Society, Sea Cadet hall, Tromode, 8pm.
Wednesday, August 13
• 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.
• Ballabeg WI, Methodist Sunday School, Ballabeg, 7.30pm. Call 818194.
• Castletown WI, Methodist hall, Arbory Street, Castletown, 7.30pm. Call 818194.
• Isle of Man Chess Club, Belsfield Hotel, Church Road Marina, Douglas, 7.30pm. Call Alan Robertson 495097. New members welcome.