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Monthly during 202010amEstate Walks 2020. Enjoy the opportunity to experience Kingston Lacy park and estate on a range of beautiful estate walks throughout the year. Walks take place each month - please see website for dates and details.Kingston Lacy: www.nationaltrust.org.uk/kingston-lacy
Every 3rd Mon of the month during 20209.30am-10.30amOut of hours walks: Join our regular group of walkers for a peaceful out of hours walk around the Kingston Lacy parkland. Donations welcome. Sorry no dogs allowed. Walks take place each month - please see website for dates and details.Kingston Lacy: www.nationaltrust.org.uk/kingston-lacy
Every Mon10am-11.30amAct Your Age is a lively weekly adult drama group for ages 55 upwards. Using games and theatre skills the group is inspired, uplifted and challenged to create and devise theatre. There's always time for a cuppa and chat afterwards as well! Forest Forge Theatre, Endeavour Park, Crow Arch Lane, RIngwood, BH24 1SF. hello@forestforgetheatre.co.uk, 01425 470188. Visit www.forestforgetheatre.co.uk for details. 
Every Mon10am - 12noonJob Club, FREERingwood Library, Christchurch Rd, BH24 1DW
Every Tue10am - 11amCoffee Morning. Come and Join us for coffee, tea a biscuit and a chat. All Welcome
Held in the Meeting Room at the front of St Michael's Church, Church Hill, Verwood. 01202 813256
Every Tue10am - 12 noonBring your own projects to this NEW craft clubFordingbridge Library. No need to book, just turn up!
Every Tue1.30pmBuggybeat Wimborne; outdoor fitness for you, baby/ toddler comes too. Suitable for ALL fitness levels and open to Mums, Dads, grandparents and carers. Free trial session (pre-booking required) and then from £6.50 per session for block of six. Redcot's Park, Wimborne. Kkeelingfitness@gmail.com
Every 2nd Tue of the month7pm - 9pmEpilepsy Action Bournemouth & Poole Branch. We provide support for anyone affected by epilepsy. /facebook.com/epilepsyactionbournemouthpoole,Meet at The Barking Cat AleHouse, 184 Ashley Rd, Poole, BH14 9BY. 07833663051 eabournemouth@sky.com, www.epilepsy.org.uk
Every Wed2pm - 3pmForest Forge Tots provides an opportunity for parents and carers to meet other families, play alongside their children and explore the arts. These fun sessions encourage confidence, listening skills, communication and most importantly, play. Forest Forge Theatre, Endeavour Park, Crow Arch Lane, RIngwood, BH24 1SF. hello@forestforgetheatre.co.uk, 01425 470188. Visit www.forestforgetheatre.co.uk for details. 
Every Wed3.45pm - 4.30pmForest Forge Minis. A fun filled 45-minute session of activity for children ages 4-7. All our work is based in games and play so the children find they are performing in front of their peers without even knowing it.Forest Forge Theatre, Endeavour Park, Crow Arch Lane, RIngwood, BH24 1SF. admin@forestforgetheatre.co.uk, 01425 470188. Visit www.forestforgetheatre.co.uk for details. 
Every Wed & Thu eveningsSee website for group times which depend on ageForest Forge youth theatre offers fantastic opportunities for anyone aged 7-21 years to create dynamic ensemble performance. Learning theatre skills in a professional theatre environment, it encourages creative risks to help build confidence and self-esteem, whilst having fun!Forest Forge Theatre, Endeavour Park, Crow Arch Lane, RIngwood,BH24 1SF. hello@forestforgetheatre.co.uk, 01425 470188. Visit www.forestforgetheatre.co.uk for details. 
Every Thu9.30am-11am (Pleae arrive at 9.15am)Kingston Lacy Health Cycle Rides: In partnership with Moors Valley Country Park, come and join our fun, friendly and active. Free cycle rides. Bikes can be hired at £2.50 but booking is essential. Kingston Lacy: www.nationaltrust.org.uk/kingston-lacy. Book on 01425 470721
Every Thu10amBuggybeat Wimborne; outdoor fitness for you, baby/ toddler comes too. Suitable for ALL fitness levels and open to Mums, Dads, grandparents and carers. Free trial session (pre-booking required) and then from £6.50 per session for block of six. Redcot's Park, Wimborne. Kkeelingfitness@gmail.com
Every Thu10.30am - 11.30amSing and Sign - baby sign language classesThe Allendale Community Centre, Hanham Road, Wimborne Minster BH21 1AS. Hannah, 07809 114858, hannahstorey@singandsign.co.uk
Every 2nd Thu2pm - 3pmMemory Box SessionsRingwood Library, Christchurch Rd, BH24 1DW
Every 3rd Thu of the month10.30am - 11.30amCoffee Morning. Come and Join us for coffee, tea a biscuit and a chat. All Welcome
All Saints Church, Three Legged Cross. 01202 813256
Every Other Thu2pmKnit and Knatter
Fordingbridge Library , Roundhill, Fordingbridge SP6 1AQ.
Every 2nd Thu of the month7.30pm (Doors open 7pm)Jazz night - Panama Hats New Orleans Jazz Band (2nd Thursday of every month) Admission £5Ringwood Meeting House. Meeting House Lane. Ringwood BH24 1EY. info@ringwoodmeetinghouse.org
Last Thu of the month7.30pmJazz night - Memphis JazzMen Admission £7Ringwood Meeting House. Meeting House Lane. Ringwood BH24 1EY. info@ringwoodmeetinghouse.org
Every Thu8.45pm - 9.45pmGAME - an active class for adults. An hour of fun social team games, from dodgeball, to chain tag, games you remember from the playground and some new ones thrown in! These sessions will help to relieve stress, support well-being, and are a fun way to get some exercise!Forest Forge Theatre, Endeavour Park, Crow Arch Lane, RIngwood, BH24 1SF. hello@forestforgetheatre.co.uk, 01425 470188. Visit www.forestforgetheatre.co.uk for details. 
Every Fri9.30am - 12noonWimborne Country Market - Locally produced cakes, savouries, jams, chutneys, honey, eggs, meat, vegetables, plants, flowers and craftThe Allendale Community Centre, Wimborne BH21 1AS
Every Fri10am - 12noonFriday Friendly Craft Club - Please bring your own materials and equipment and enjoy time with other crafters.Ringwood Library, Christchurch Rd. Ringwood. BH24 1DW
Every Sat10am - 12noonConstruction Club: Come along to play with bricks and make your own creations.Ringwood Library, Christchurch Road. BH24 1DW
Every Sat11am - 12noonJunior Chess Club, £2 a sessionRingwood Library, Christchurch Rd, BH24 1DW
1st & 3rd Sat of each month10am - 12noonMake new friends doing the crafts you love, please bring your own craft materials & equipment.Ringwood Library - Christchurch Road. BH24 1DW
Until 27 Sep10am - 5pm (Mon - Fri & Sun )A brand new portrait exhibition opening this summer that celebrates the British portrait tradition - As You See Me – British Portraiture: A Living Tradition. No booking required
Normal admission charges apply £8 Adults, £4 Children
The Salisbury Museum, The Kings House, 65 The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 2EN. www.salisburymuseum.org.uk
Until Summer 20209.30 - 12.30(Mon- Sat), closed Sunday.Exhibition on the history of road transport in Verwood. Entry to the museum in the old pottery building is free. Enjoy coffee & homemade cakes too.Verwood Heathland Heritage Centre. The Potters Wheel, Manor Rd, Verwood. BH31 6HF. 01202 900207
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1 - 27 Jun10am - 12noonExhibition - Three Counties Vintage & Classis Car ClubRingwood Meeting House. Meeting House Lane. Ringwood BH24 1EY. info@ringwoodmeetinghouse.org
Fri 26 Jun10.30am - 12noonBlashford Buggy Walk Join us for a buggy walk around Blashford Lakes Nature Reserve. Get outside, get fit and discover the wonderful wildlife living on your doorstep! The site is dog free with buggy friendly paths. We meet on alternate Friday mornings. Children must be accompanied by adults. Sorry no dogs. Suggested cash donation £2.No need to book, please contact Jim or Tracy on 01425 472760 or BlashfordLakes@hiwwt.org.uk for further information. Meet at the Blashford Lakes Education Centre, Ellingham Drove, BH24 3PJ.

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