THURS, SEPT 25
Freshers Ball: Live music and DJ sets. Whittles, King Street, Oldham, OL8 1DP. 8pm. Free entry. Over-18s only. Call 0161 633 5468. Church Coffee Shop: Friezland Parish Church, Church Road, Greenfield. 2pm - 4pm. Flamingoland: A drama about mothers, sisters, love and lies. The Lyceum Theatre, 95 Union Street, Oldham, OL1 1QG. Until September 27. 7.30pm. £7.50, £6.50 for season ticket holders. 0161 627 1032 / www.lyceum theatre.org.uk to book. Art Class: With Helen Slater. Grotton Pavilion, Grotton, OL4 5SF. 1.30pm - 3.30pm. £10 per session, pay on the day. Materials provided. Call 0161 620 2979, email helenslater firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.helensart.co.uk. Clowns for the Common Man: An exhibition at the Community Gallery. Until September 27. Community Gallery, Gallery Oldham, Cultural Quarter, Greaves Street, Oldham, OL1 1AL. Free. Our Day Out: A musical rewrite of the hit 1977 television show. Oldham Coliseum, Fairbottom Street, Oldham, OL1 3SW. Shows at 7.30pm, with matinees at 1.30pm or 2.30pm on selected days. Until September 27. Adults £11 - £19.50, concessions £11 - £17.50, under-26s £5. Visit www. coliseum.org.uk or call 0161 624 2829. Revolution in the Bedroom, War in the Playground: Exhibition telling the story of video gaming from 1979 to 1989. Gallery Oldham, Cultural Quarter, Greaves Street, Oldham, OL1 1AL. Until November 1. Free. 0161 770 4742 / www.gallery oldham.org.uk. Exercise Classes: Zumba 7pm, piloxing (fitness programme mixing boxercise dance and pilates) 8pm. Earl Mill, 1st Floor Fitness Suite, Dowry Street, Oldham, OL8 2PF (behind Parks Cakes, off Ashton Road). Zumba £4, piloxing £4.50 - do both for £7. Call 07900 807777. Komayaka Karate Club: Greenfield Primary School, Shaw Street, Greenfield. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6pm - 8pm. Ages seven and over. £4 per session. Yearly UKASKO/EKF membership £20. Call 0161 628 4170. 200 Years On Union Street: Objects and paintings from Gallery Oldham’s collections, charting Union Street over the years. Gallery Oldham, Cultural Quarter, Greaves Street, Oldham, OL1 1AL. Free. Until January 31, 2015. 0161 770 4742 / www.gallery oldham.org.uk. Designs On Our Future: Exhibition looking to the future of the gallery. Gallery Oldham, Cultural Quarter, Greaves Street, Oldham, OL1 1AL. Free. 0161 770 4742 / www. galleryoldham.org.uk. Oldham Youth Rockestra: Oldham Music Centre, The Lyceum, Union Street, Oldham, OL1 1QG. £39 per term. No auditions required. 5pm - 6pm and 6pm - 7pm. Call 0161 770 5660 or email musicservice@ oldham.gov.uk. Ballroom and Latin: Classes at Pure Dance Academy, 1a Cromford Street, Oldham, OL1 4EA. £4.50 or three classes £10. 8pm - 8.45pm. Call 07896 257618 or visit www. puredanceacademy.co.uk. Stories and Rhymes: For under-fives. Royton Library, Rochdale Road, Royton. 10am - 11am. Free. Call 0161 770 3087. Children’s Drama Group: For ages four to eight. Ruby Slippers Drama Academy, Salvation Army, Oldham Road, Failsworth. 6.30pm - 7.30pm. 07874 141552. Work Club: Lees Library Community Hub, Thomas Street, Lees, OL4 5DA. Free. 5pm - 7pm. Call 0161 633 5764. Camera Club: East Oldham Methodist Church, Ripponden Road, Oldham, OL1 4ES (use side entrance). Free. 7.30pm. www.oldham camera club.co.uk. Street Dance – Boys: Oldham Baptist Church, Chaucer Street, Oldham, OL1 1BA. 4.15pm – 5pm (ages five to seven years), 5pm – 5.45pm (eight years plus). Call 07716 806641. Twinkle Twinkle Tune Time: Musical activity classes for under-fives. Also Friday. Heyside United Reformed Church, Hebron Street. £3. 10.15am - 11.15am. 07786 664207 / sing email@example.com. Springboard - Oldham Dementia Carers: A social meeting place for people with dementia, carers, family and friends. Downey House, St Paul’s Church, Church Street, Royton. Free. 10.30am - 12.30pm. 07541 705009. Bingo: Royton Band Club, Sandy Lane, Oldham, OL2 5QP. 8.30pm. No admission charge for members. Call 0161 624 7308. Teen Gym: Oldham Sports Centre, Lord Street, Oldham, OL1 3HA. Teens aged 13 to 15 can access gym facilities under supervision from instructors. Monday - Friday, 11am - noon and 4pm - 5pm, and Saturdays and Sundays 11am - noon. Call 0161 207 7000, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.oclactive.co.uk. Higginshaw Thai Boxing: For ages five to 15. £4. 6.30pm - 8pm. Also on Mondays and Wednesdays. Call 07988 823419, email admin@ higginshawthaiboxing. co.uk or visit www. higginshawthaiboxing. co.uk. Open Access Youth: Free time in the youth centre with games, creative arts, Wii/ Xbox and topical workshops. South Chadderton Youth Centre, Lancaster Street, Chadderton, OL9 8LE. Ages 13 - 19. 40p. 6pm - 8.30pm, also Monday and Wednesday 6.30pm - 9pm. Senior Open Access Youth: Free time in the youth centre with pool tables, youth club games, Wii, Xbox and topical workshops. Sholver Youth Centre, Sholver Lane, Oldham, OL1 4NT. Ages 12 to 19. 20p. 6.30pm - 9.30pm, Also Monday and Tuesday 6pm - 9pm. Call 0161 665 3246 or email stephen.donnelly@ oldham.gov.uk.