Lorna Boyd Lornaboyd321@gmail.com 07732 408539 Democracy If you would like to take part in an informal discussion about how democracy works in your local area, you are invited to a community consultation hosted by Livingston United Parish Church and the Church of Scotland as part of the Scottish Government Democracy Matters consultation. The event will be held on Tuesday 13th November at 2pm at Livingston United Parish Church Carmondean Community Centre, Fells Rigg, Livingston EH54 8AX More information or to register interest please contact: Kenneth.brown@ churchofscotland.org.uk Livingston Ukulele Club We meet at Deans Community High School from 7pm till 9pm every Tuesday. No previous experience required. We welcome anyone who would like to learn to play a ukulele to experienced players we charge £2 per night, and have a lot of fun. Ability Centre Chess Club ( WEST LOTHIAN ) offer chess training from 9.00am-4.00pm 5 days a week, on the latest computer software .Book your session by contacting Jorden Smith 01506 774066. Mystified by the internet? Confused by your ipad? Volunteer IT Buddies can help you get online, access the internet or use devices such as smartphones, and tablets. Jargon free, friendly, local, one to one support is available at Carmondean Connected on Fridays from 1pm – 4pm. For more information, contact Joanne MacKenzie on 01506 282923 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Mini Kickers/Soccer Centre Mini Kickers – Fun Football introductory sessions for boys and girls aged 3 to 5 years held on Saturdays from 10.30am running till 11.30am. Soccer Centre – Aimed at 5 to 8 year old boys and girls, giving them the chance to practice skills and play small side games in a positive environment. Saturdays from 11.30 running to 12.30pm. Cost is £3.50 per week, participants just turn up and pay and play on the day. Held at Deans Community HS.
13th West Lothian Scout Group The Beavers are age from 6 to 8 years old and meet on Tuesdays from 6.30 to 7.30. The Cubs are from 8 to 10 years old and meet on Thursday night from 6.30 till 8.00. The Scouts are from 10 to 14 and meet on Thursday nights from 7.00 till 9.00. We meet in Deans Community Centre on both nights. We are also looking for a new leader as well or you can just be a parent helper. Please contact me on email@example.com or by phone 077866388442/01506 630360 after 6.30pm.
Livingston station Playgroup offers play sessions, where children can develop and learn at their own pace. We have part/ full time places available, as well as funded places too. Please contact Livingston Station Playgroup on 07930 372345, through our Facebook page or pop in Monday - Friday between 9:10 am and 11:30 am at Livingston Station Community Centre, 4 Main St, Deans.
2nd Livingston Girls Brigade meets every Tuesday 6.30pm at St Andrews Church Hall. Girls from primary 1-7 will be made welcome. We are also looking for volunteers to help support our team. We encourage the girls in craft, games, fun.
Function Hall Hire Masonic Hall The Masonic Hall, 3 Nellburn Road, Deans, Livingston is available to hire most Saturdays at a reasonable cost. The hall can hold 84 with a good size dance floor and a separate room for a Buffet. If you wish we can supply caterers for your buffet and a Disco or a live band at very reasonable cost. For more information and availability call 01506 416037.
Carmondean Connected (opposite Morrisons, next to Saltire, Carmondean Health centre) now have a fully manned CIS office so no need to go to West Lothian Connected and wait in a queue. Customer Information Service: Carmondean Connected for all your council needs: benefit advice, bin calendars, Blue Badges, bulky uplifts, concessionary travel, council tax, housing applications, repairs, rent. If you have any similar enquiries, then come along to Carmondean Connected, where a Customer Service Officer can answer these and many more council queries - no appointment necessary. Payments may also be made via our Payment kiosk (no cheques). Livingston United Parish Church worships on Sunday mornings at the Nether Dechmont Community Complex, Fells Rigg, Carmondean, Livingston. Regular Services – 8.45 Eucharist 9.30 All age worship: 10.10 – groups for children and adults: 11.00 Parish service; United church brings together Church of Scotland, Methodist, Episcopal and United Reformed traditions in an ecumenical parish. Contact for transport 07806 628506: for further information call 07933 085186. Monthly “Messy Church” Service on first Sunday of the month – 4 – 6 at Mosswood Community Centre, Knightsridge. Deans Community High School
Sports and Leisure The pool operates on a session basis please see our website for availability, prices and session times. Copies of our current timetables for swimming, fitness room and sauna can be found in the relevant pages at foot of the web page. There are also fun sessions available with inflatables. Under 8’s must be accompanied in the pool with an adult. For more information or enquiries: Tel: 01506 282155 or go to: www.deanscommunityhighschool.com.