Liv­ingston Vil­lage

West Lothian Courier - - District News -

Carol Greer 01506 416171 dgreer@blueyon­der.co.uk

Liv­ingston Vil­lage Com­mu­nity Ed­u­ca­tion Cen­tre As­so­ci­a­tion we are a Com­mu­nity cen­tre based within Liv­ingston Vil­lage Pri­mary School and op­er­ate solely for the ben­e­fit of pro­vid­ing ed­u­ca­tional/sport­ing and recre­ational ac­tiv­i­ties for lo­cal res­i­dents. We are a com­pletely vol­un­tary or­gan­i­sa­tion. We are pleased to be able to an­nounce that we have launched a new web­site, to man­age book­ings and en­quiries for our rooms. You can ac­cess it at www.liv­ingstonvil­lagecom­mu­ni­ty­cen­tre.org.uk Please note, this is now the method for book­ing rooms within our com­mu­nity cen­tre. We cur­rently have a range of ac­tiv­i­ties on of­fer in­clud­ing ‘Lit­tle Vil­lagers’ be­fore and af­ter school care, Par­ent and Tod­dlers, Rain­bows, Brown­ies, Guides, Yoga, Karate, En­joy-a-Ball, Cater­pil­lar Mu­sic, plus:

Over 50’s Club come along on a Wed Af­ter­noon ( 1.30-3.30 pm) and play ta­ble ten­nis, domi­noes and other games, or have a chat over a cup of tea or cof­fee. All wel­come. Tel Bruce on 01506 494347

Ta­ble Ten­nis Club on Thurs evenings ( 7-9 pm) ex­pe­ri­enced play­ers and be­gin­ners wel­come. Lots of fun. Tel 01506 790208

Liv­ingston Vil­lage Chess Club has amal­ga­mated with the Abil­ity Cen­tre Chess Club. Con­tact Tom Wills on 01506 437 911 or 07436 795 777 or Jor­den Smith 01506 774066.

Ac­tiv­i­ties held in Com­mu­nity Wing of Liv­ingston Pri­mary School: Com­mu­nity Play­groups Liv­ingston Vil­lage Mon to Fri­day 9.15-11.30 for chil­dren aged 2 years plus. A small friendly play­group with qual­i­fied staff, fol­low­ing the pre-birth to 3 cur­ricu­lum. A great first step into early years, a great step for nurs­ery. For fur­ther in­for­ma­tion find us on Face­book - Com­mu­nity Play­groups Liv­ingston Vil­lage or call 01506 417343 or pop in to see us. Cost per ses­sion is £7 in­clud­ing a healthy snack. 19th Liv­ingston Brown­ies Meet on Mon­days from 6.45pm to 8.15pm - open to any girl aged be­tween 7 and 10. For fur­ther in­for­ma­tion con­tact Pam on 07796284305. Dance Classes Fun dance classes for chil­dren aged 3 up­wards are held ev­ery Thurs­day 5.30-6.15pm cheer­lead­ing/what’s hot and 6.15-7.00pm hip hop. The classes are non profit mak­ing and par­ents and sib­lings are wel­come to and watch. For more in­for­ma­tion con­tact Louise. louise­frame@bt­in­ter­net.com 07841485430.

Par­ents and Tod­dlers Liv­ingston Vil­lage Par­ents and Tod­dlers Group meet on Mon­day and Wed­nes­day from 9.00-11.00am. All pre-school age chil­dren wel­come, ac­com­pa­nied by an adult.

Over 50s Club Meets on Wed­nes­day af­ter­noons. For more in­for­ma­tion con­tact Bruce on Tel: 01506 494347. To find out about any groups meet­ing in the Com­mu­nity Wing of Liv­ingston Vil­lage Pri­mary School, or for in­for­ma­tion on pri­vate lets, phone 07549180406. Also, look out for mes­sages posted on the no­tice board out­side the Post Of­fice in Liv­ingston Vil­lage. Swim West Loth­ian Les­sons Pro­gramme We now have three venues that we of­fer our Learn to Swim Les­sons. James young High School - Fri­day af­ter­noons from 1-4.30pm Ar­madale Academy - Satur­day morn­ing 10.30-12.15 and Deans Com­mu­nity High School - Satur­day morn­ings from 10.30-12.15. Classes to suit all abil­i­ties - we of­fer les­sons for 49 weeks a year from preschool up­wards to adult. We also do Rookie Life­guard classes which have proved pop­u­lar. If in­ter­ested in les­sons for your child please con­tact Karen Pater­son on learn­toswim@swimwest­lothain.com or phone 07890823763 to ar­range a trial ses­sion.

Aqua­nauts Liv­ingston Swim­ming Club Has spa­ces for be­gin­ners up to per­sonal sur­vival level. We teach at West Calder High School on a Mon­day evening and In­veral­mond CHS on a Thurs­day evening. We also have spa­ces in our swim­ming club on a Tues­day evening at James Young, Please con­tact aqua­nauts.learn­toswim@gmail.com for de­tails and to ar­range a trial. We take chil­dren from 4 years of age. Liv­ingston Cricket Club Runs in­door prac­tices for 6-9 year olds 5 to 6pm on a Wed­nes­day and prac­tices for 10-14 year olds 6-7pm on a Wed­nes­day. Prac­tices are held at Deans High School Liv­ingston. Prac­tices cost £3 per prac­tice. For more in­for­ma­tion con­tact Mark at mark. gray@liv­ingston­crick­et­club.co.uk

SMART meet­ings SMART stands for Self Man­age­ment and Re­cov­ery Train­ing and aims to help in­di­vid­u­als gain con­trol over their ad­dic­tive be­haviours through peer led mu­tual aid meet­ings. If you are try­ing to ab­stain from an ad­dic­tive be­hav­iour come along and join us at St. Johns Hos­pi­tal (psy­chol­ogy dept.) on a Thurs­day evening from 6.15 p.m. to 8.00 p.m. You will be met with a warm wel­come, tea or cof­fee and the op­por­tu­nity to dis­cuss and learn from issues for a healthy re­cov­ery. If you would like more in­for­ma­tion about the meet­ings or SMART, please con­tact John at 01506 446651 or Anne at 01506 446528.

29th Scout Group’s Beaver Scout sec­tion has spa­ces for both boys and girls aged be­tween 6 and 8 years old. We meet on Wed­nes­days from 6.30 to 7.30 pm in Toronto Pri­mary School and of­fer a wide range of fun games, crafts, out­ings, friend­ship, badges, awards and a chance to learn and try new things. Sim­ply come along on a Wed­nes­day night or call Gavin John­ston on 01501 773519 if you need more in­for­ma­tion.

Eliburn Par­ent and Tod­dler Group meets ev­ery Wed­nes­day (term time) 1.30 – 2.30pm at the Free Church of Scot­land, Jack­son Place, Eliburn. All ba­bies, pre-school chil­dren and par­ents/car­ers wel­come.

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