HOPE CHURCH: meets every Sunday at 10.30am in Ysgol Friars School Hall.
ST JOHN’S METHODIST CHURCH: High St. Weekly Sunday Service 10.30am
MASS: Our Lady and St James RC Church, upper Bangor: Mass times Sunday 10am and 5pm.
BANGOR CATHEDRAL: Weekly Services. Mon: 8am Eucharist, noon Cathedral Prayer Group, 6.30pm University Anglican Society Service. Tues: 8am Morning Prayer, 10.30am Eucharist, 5.30pm Choral Evensong. Wed: 8am Morning Prayer, 10.30am Eucharist. Thurs: 8am Morning Prayer, 10.30am Eucharist, 5.30pm Choral Evensong. Sunday: 8.30am Eucharist, 9.30am Offeren / Boreol Weddi, 11am The Cathedral Eucharist, 3.15pm Choral Evensong.
QUAKER MEETINGS: Sundays, 10.30am; Tuesdays, 1-1.30pm at the Friends Meeting House, Dean St. For details, phone 01248 602156.
BANGOR INDEPENDENT SPIRITUALIST CHURCH: The service includes hymns, prayers, clairvoyance and spiritual healing and takes place every Wed at 7pm at the Quaker Meeting House, Dean St. Service will finish at approx 8.30pm with free refreshments and healing shortly later. Admission £2 to include refreshments and towards church funds. Phone 01407 840531.
BANGOR CHRISTIAN SPIRITUALIST CHURCH: Established in 1947 and affiliated to the Greater World Spiritual Centre, London. Services at 7pm every Thurs at the Quaker Meeting House, Dean St with free refreshments after the Divine Service. No admission fee, only a free-will collection taken during the Service. There is a different guest speaker every week. Everyone is most welcome to attend.
BANGOR & MENAI BAHA’IS: The Baha’i Community of Bangor and Menai invite you to join in activities here. The Baha’i Faith is a world religion whose purpose is to unite all mankind in one universal cause, one common faith. Contact email@example.com or 07577 777392.
WEIGHTWATCHERS: Classes at Penrhosgarnedd Community Centre on Mondays at 5.30pm.
HIRAEL CLUB: Cash bingo every Tues. Doors open at 1.30pm for a start at 2pm. Come along and enjoy the friendly atmosphere and light refreshments.
GUIDING: Rainbow, Brownie and Guide units. Contact Pat Gadd on 01248 601868.
ARMY CADETS: Parade every Tuesday at the Drill hall, Glynne Road from 7pm. If you are over 12 then come along. Call 01248 600363 for details.
GLASINFRYN COMMUNITY CENTRE: Tai Chi Qigong class every Tuesday 6.307.30pm. Gentle energising exercises suitable for all. Beginners welcome. First class free. Jill Turner 01248 351672
YOGA: Mondays 10–11.30am, Garth Rd Community Centre, (road to Bangor pier, left up hill at red post box) Call Katie 07717 661717.
BANGOR COMMUNITY CHURCH: Meet every Sunday 10.30am and 6.30pm at Coed Mawr Community Centre, (behind Mcdonalds). ASSEMBLIES OF GOD: Pentecostal church. Prince’s Rd, (off College Rd) Upper Bangor. Meeting every Sunday 10.30am and 6.30pm. Warm welcome to all.
BUDDHISM: Weekly meditation classes at Coleg Menai, Friddoedd Rd, on Tuesdays from 7-8.15pm. Sessions give introduction to meditation and also explore some of Buddha’s practical teachings, both of which can help to reduce stress and increase happiness. For details phone 01492 878778 or see website meditatenorthwales.com. QIGONG CLASS: Monday 6.30-7.30pm, Coed Mawr Community Centre, (Behind McDonald’s Caernarfon Rd). Qigong (pronounced Chi Kung) is an ancient Chinese health care system that integrates physical postures, breathing techniques and focused intention. Contact Jeff Cushing 01248 352336 cymrutaichiwales.co.uk £5
TAI CHI & QIGONG: Monday 7.30-9pm, Coed Mawr Community Centre. Admission £5. Tai Chi combines deep breathing and relaxation with slow, gentle movements. Contact Jeff Cushing 01248 352336 cymrutaichiwales.co.uk £6, (£5 concessions).
TAI CHI & QIGONG: Bangor Uni. Tues 1-2pm. Room F16 Memorial building, Deiniol Rd (Opp the science library) Admission £5. Tai Chi combines deep breathing and relaxation with slow and gentle movements. Contact Jeff Cushing 01248 352336 cymrutaichiwales.co.uk £5 YOGA CLASS: Tuesday 7.30-9pm, Coed Mawr Community Centre, mixed ability class suitable for beginners. Contact Jeff Cushing 01248 352336 cymrutaichiwales.co.uk £6 (£5 concessions) block booking also available.
BALLROOM AND LATIN AMERICAN DANCE CLASSES: At Canolfan Penrhosgarnedd. Tuesdays. Improvers Class 7.15-8pm. Advanced Class 8-8.45pm Practice Dance/Social Night 1st Tuesday of every month 7.15-9.15. Sunday Evenings, Beginners Class 7-8pm. Private Lessons, Wedding Dance Tuition and Party Bookings by arrangement. IDTA Member and Qualified Teacher. DBS certificate Holder. Contact Kerstina for further details 07920446976.
WIDOWERS AND WIDOWS: Social group covering Anglesey, Bangor, Caernarfon and Llyn. It was set up for widowed people to enjoy life again in the company of other widowed people who understand. As a guide it suggests people aged 50-70 will get the most from membership as the group aims to be active, out and about. At the moment it meets regularly in Bangor and Caernarfon and also meet up weekly for walks, and go to opera, ballet, gigs, cinema, a meal, pub quiz and weekends away. If you are an internet user go to Meetup.com and then enter ‘Anglesey and Gwynedd widows and widowers’ and apply to join. Or call Dilwyn on 07570479499 or 01248601599 or email: dilwyn198@gmail. com. This is not a dating group.
BANGOR LUNCH CLUB: Royal Voluntary Service’s lunch club on Wednesdays in Ysgol Hirael, Orme Road, Bangor. Come along for a FREE lunch for the first 2 weeks. Limited space available for people aged 50+, so call now on 01248 661915 to book your seat.
PILATES: Pilates Classes at the Garth Community Centre. Run by Angie Masterson, who has been teaching many forms of exercise for over 35 years. Contact Angie Masterson 01407 831 348 or 07740 902 125 or Les Day on 01248 355180 for further details.
ZUMBA DANCE-FITNESS: Weds & Thurs 6.30-7.30pm, Academi, Deiniol Rd. Salsa Tues 8.30pm. Swing Jive Weds 8.15pm. Burlesque Tues 7.30pm. Helen 07751017157
ROYAL VOLUNTARY SERVICE: is looking for new volunteers to join the team and help with its Community Transport, Good Neighbours and Positive Steps services in Gwynedd and Ynys Mon. If you have a few spare hours a week and would like to make a difference, the RVS would like to hear from you. Contact Gwenda Hughes on 01248 661915 or Gwenda.firstname.lastname@example.org
ACTIVITIES FOR OVER 50S: “The Youth Centre” Maesgeirchen. Every Wednesday: 10am IT classes for computers and other relevant devices and 1pm-2.30pm Keep Fit classes. For more info email@example.com or 01286 677711.
SSAFA GWYNEDD: Seeks new caseworkers in the Gwynedd area to help and support veterans and their families. If you can help, contact Andy Williams 07958524298.
BANGOR U3A: Meet 10.30am Thursday mornings in Capel Berea Newydd, Bangor (between Ffordd Penrhos & St David’s Retail Park). For people who are retired from work or parenting. Develop interests and activities with others and share in organising them. New members welcome. Come early after 9.30am for a chat and stay for the event.Further information from www bangoru3a.org.uk and www u3a.org.uk. Meetings are suspended over school vacations. The next meeting will be on Thursday 14 June when there will be a talk by Audrey Thorstad on the role of gender in the Reformation.
NORTH WALES GUITAR CIRCLE: /Cylch Gitar Gogledd Cymru meet every 2nd Tuesday at Bangor City Football Club, 7.45pm. Classical Guitar, Jazz, Flamenco, Gypsy Jazz, Folk, Blues, Slide and all other styles of acoustic guitar. It is a non- vocal group, just purely the sound of guitar – whether you would like to just listen, learn or you already play – this is for you. Further info www.northwalesguitarcircle.co.uk or call Jane 01407 831480.
POETRY AND ART FESTIVAL: Bangor Cathedral, Sunday July 1, 2.30-3.30pm the final event of the 2018 Poetry & Art Festival organised by the RS Thomas & ME Eldridge Society. For more info: Susan Fogarty, Director of the RS Thomas & ME Eldridge Society. Tel :01758 703039 susanafogarty@ gmail.com. Free admission but limited number of tickets
LIBRARY: Tel 01248 353479. Mon: Story time, June 11, 18, 25, 10.30am-11.30am. Tues: Family games, board games for all ages, June 5, 12, 19, 26, 3.30-6pm. Get on-line, one to one support (prior booking required), June12, 19, 26, 2-6pm. Wed: Calm colouring, relaxin activity for adults, June 6, 13, 30, 27, 10am-11.30am. Thurs: Breastfeeding support group, June 7, 21, 10am-noon. Family History Club, June 7, 14, 21, 28, 1.30-3.30pm. Fri: Make Friends with a Book, reading group, June 8, 15, 22, 29, 10.45am-12.45am. Bookstart Bird Boogie, story and Rhyme, June 8, 1-2.30pm. Welsh story and rhyme, June 15, 22, 1-2.30pm. Sat: Dinosaur crafts, up to 11 years (prior booking required), June 23. 10.30am-11.30am. All events free unless stated otherwise.