Events

Events are either monthly sessions or one-offs, which can take the form of meetings, talks & presentations, trips/visits, bingo, table-top sales etc.. We are adding more events to the upcoming list frequently. See below for our upcoming events. All events take place at The Speakers unless specifically mentioned.

 

November 2019

Friday 1st November - The Bohemians The Best of Queen. The Bohemians have been paying homage to the world’s most theatrical and dramatic Rock band, Queen since 1996, and in that time have had a huge impact on audiences across the world.

Sunday 10th November - Remembrance Sunday. Meet at town hall 9.45 am then walk upto monument.

December 2019

Thursday 12th December - Jack and the Beanstalk Panto at Glasgow Kings Theatre. This is a trip to the matinee performance at 1pm. Own transport arrangements, and tickets available from Anne Walker are £20.

Monday 16th December - Christmas Lunch at Wildings from 1pm. We are once again planning on going to Wildings for a MOFs Christmas lunch. As this was a big success last year with more than 50 Members in attendance. We would like to invite any and all MOF members to join us. Approximate prices at time of writing are 2 Courses at £15.95 and 3 Courses at £18.95. Members will be required to pay in advance for lunch and to pay for their drinks at the time of ordering which will allow us all to enjoy the day. Please reserve your place by contacting Jackie Johnson on 07496 684938 or by emailing us at admin@mayboleover50s.org

 

Past events

2019  

September 12th 2019 Castle Douglas 

August 16th. Theatre Group - Dream Boys

August. 11th. MOFs/Maybole Bowling Club open day

August 7th. Bus trip - Tattoo

July 18th. New Group Started - Knit & natter [evenings]

June 29th. Theatre Group  - Drifters

June 26th. Walking group - Glasgow murals part 2

June 8th. Gala Day - MOF's stand & Ukulcle Group Play 

May 30th. Bus Trip  -  New Lanark Mills World Heritage site

May 12th. Holiday to Benidorrm.

April 25th. MOF's AGM.

April 4th. Easter bonnet competition.

April 3rd. Walking Group - Glasgow murals part 1

March 29th. Theatre Group - The Roy Orbison Story

February 15th. Charity shop week. £1200 was raised.

January 10th Holistic therapies talk after GM.

2018

 Monday December 17th: MOFs Christmas lunch

 Thursday December 13th: Panto Kings Glasgow - Aladdin.

Monday November 26th: Holiday Christmas market - Budapest 

Thursday November 22nd: Heartstart course

Monday October 8th: Flip And Stitch (Quilting) demonstration

Thursday September 13th: MOFs bus trip outing to Perth.

Monday September 3rd: MOFs Karaoke

Sunday 12th August. MOFs/Maybole Bowling Club Fun day

Friday July13th for a week: MOFs hosting the Maybole Charity Shop

Thursday June 7th: "A different sort of journey", talk by Jess Smith.

Thursday May 24th: MOFs bus trip outing to Stirling.

Monday 30th April: MOFs spring break to Benidorm.

Thursday 26th April: MOFs Annual General Meeting. 

April 5th: Beetle Drive. 

March 29th: Easter competition for best Easter Bonnet and also best-dressed Easter Egg.

March 1st: Talk on beekeeping by Jan Plasil.

February 16th: Charity shop week.

January 11th:  "A Burns-eye-view of modern life in Scotland" - talk by the very popular local speaker Mary Hogg

2017

Friday December 15th: The MOFs Christmas Lunch at Wildings

Wednesday December 13th: Sleeping Beauty Panto at Glasgow King's Theatre

Tuesday December 5th: Prize Bingo

Monday 4th December: 5 day trip to Prague and Xmas markets

Thurs November 2nd: Home Cook School with Lindsay Guidi

Tuesday October 3rd: Prize Bingo

Thurs September 14th: Day trip to Edinburgh

Sunday 30th July: Lawn Bowls Fun Day at Maybole Bowling Club

Thurs May 25th: Outing to Falkirk Wheel and The Kelpies.

Thurs May 4th: Annual General Meeting.

Thursday March 23rd: "Better Late Than Dead on time", play cancelled.

Tuesday March 7th: Prize Bingo

Friday Feb 17th for a week: Maybole Over 50's hosting the Maybole Charity shop.

Tues Feb 7th: Prize Bingo 

Friday Jan 13th: Therapies by Lynette, Wellbeing Workshop taster session.

2016

Sat Dec 17th: Xmas party at The Speakers

Sat Dec 17th: Aladdin Panto

Sat Dec 10th: Tabletop Sale

Tues Dec 6th: Prize Bingo 

Thurs Nov 17th: Slide-show presentation and talk

Sat Nov 12th: Tabletop Sale @ 10.00am - 1.00pm.

Thurs Nov 3rd: Talk by Donald Reid entitled "Lost Mining Villages of the Doon Valley"

Thurs Nov 3rd: Heartstart Emergency First Aid course

Tues Nov 1st: Prize Bingo 

Sat Oct 15th: Tabletop Sale

Fri Oct 14th:  Trip to Dumfries House.

Thurs Oct 6th: Talk on Victim Support 

Tues Oct 4th: Prize bingo

Tues Sept 13th: Our first ever prize bingo session 

Weds Sept 7th: Loch Lomond outing (day trip). 

Thurs Sept 1st: Talk by Heather from Age Scotland.

Thurs July 21st: Music for Health - singing.