What’s on – Lighthouse

This is a rolling list of scheduled activities for each day.

In addition our drop-in computer sessions, social lounge and refreshment area are also available during the day.

Visit the Lighthouse Project What’s On page for more info.

30 May , 2024
  • Internet and Computer Use

    Time: 9:30 am  -  4:30 pm

    Activity:

    You can use our computers to free access the internet to do anything that you need to do online. It is free for personal use.

    You can look for things, download information, make applications, do an online training curse, etc.

    We can also help if you want to learn digital skills, how to use a…

    Where:

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  • Lighthouse Pantry open

    Time: 9:30 am  -  12:30 pm

    Activity:

    Thursday Pantry session.

    Lighthouse Pantry is a membership based food club designed to help and support local families who struggle to meet all their monthly household costs.

    For a regular fee of £4.50/week members are able to visit the pantry once a week where you have access to 10 food items plus a selection of fresh…

    Where: Lighthouse Project, Middleton, UK

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  • Beyond Basics - Computer sessions

    Time: 10:00 am  -  1:00 pm

    Activity:

    Beyond Basics is a companion session to the Tuesday Learn My Way courses. Beyond Basics takes you on to learn about using Word and Excel for producing documents and spreadsheets.

    Weekly 10am - 12 noon. All are welcome.

    Come to these weekly 'next-steps' computer classes and learn how to use a computer…

    Where:

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  • Lighthouse Middleton Dial

    Time: 10:00 am  -  2:30 pm

    Activity:

    Open: Mon, Tue and Thur, Fri 10am-2pm (Closed Wednesday)

    We hire/loan wheelchairs for short periods of time to help with mobility and getting out and about. 

    Yu can hire a chair for £2 per day, for a single day, multiple days, or weeks. We have self-propelled, or attendant style chairs…

    Where:

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  • Put the Kettle On!

    Time: 10:00 am  -  12:00 pm

    Activity:

    Brew alert, brew alert - ‘Put the Kettle On’ coffee and social mornings.

    These run twice a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 10am and 12 noon

    Come and join us for a chat, tea, coffee and of course cake! Its a great opportunity…

    Where:

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  • ART-Creative Health Watercolour Group

    Time: 11:00 am  -  1:00 pm

    Where:

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  • Foodbank Open - Middleton Central

    Time: 11:00 am  -  1:00 pm

    Activity:

    The Foodbank is open for redemption of vouchers in exchange for emergency food.

    We work with local referral organisations and have a voucher system, not to create barriers for getting food, but to ensure you are given additional support to help deal with the issues that have contributed to the need for emergency…

    Where:

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31 May , 2024
  • Internet and Computer Use

    Time: 9:30 am  -  4:30 pm

    Activity:

    You can use our computers to free access the internet to do anything that you need to do online. It is free for personal use.

    You can look for things, download information, make applications, do an online training curse, etc.

    We can also help if you want to learn digital skills, how to use a…

    Where:

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  • Lighthouse Pantry open

    Time: 9:30 am  -  12:30 pm

    Activity:

    Friday Pantry session.

    Lighthouse Pantry is a membership based food club designed to help and support local families who struggle to meet all their monthly household costs.

    For a regular fee of £4.50/week members are able to visit the pantry once a week where you have access to 10 food items plus a selection of fresh…

    Where: Lighthouse Project, Middleton, UK

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  • Knitting Machine classes

    Time: 10:00 am  -  12:00 pm

    Activity:

    Knitting Machine group - 10am - 12 noon.

    This is a weekly group, open to anyone who wants to learn how to knit use a knitting machine. 

    The group is about developing each others skills, and sharing information and ideas so that others can enjoy machine knitting too. 

    It involves…

    Where:

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  • Lighthouse Middleton Dial

    Time: 10:00 am  -  2:30 pm

    Activity:

    Open: Mon, Tue and Thur, Fri 10am-2pm (Closed Wednesday)

    We hire/loan wheelchairs for short periods of time to help with mobility and getting out and about. 

    Yu can hire a chair for £2 per day, for a single day, multiple days, or weeks. We have self-propelled, or attendant style chairs…

    Where:

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  • Lighthouse Walking Group

    Time: 12:00 pm  -  2:00 pm

    Activity:

    Weekly Walking group - Friday 12noon - 2pm

    The Lighthouse Walking Group is open to all, and is suitable for both beginners and experienced walkers alike. 

    The group continues its weekly walks, in all weathers, making use of the lovely green areas in and around Middleton. This is an opportunity to…

    Where:

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3 June , 2024
  • Internet and Computer Use

    Time: 9:30 am  -  4:30 pm

    Activity:

    You can use our computers to free access the internet to do anything that you need to do online. It is free for personal use.

    You can look for things, download information, make applications, do an online training curse, etc.

    We can also help if you want to learn digital skills, how to use a…

    Where:

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  • Knit and Natter group

    Time: 10:00 am  -  12:00 pm

    Activity:

    This is our twice weekly knitting and nattering social group. 

    The group is open to new members, and no prior skills are required. You can just call in and join with the others, or ask for help with your knitting needs. 

    Everyone is welcome to join in, to share about what they have been knitting,…

    Where:

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  • Lighthouse Middleton Dial

    Time: 10:00 am  -  2:30 pm

    Activity:

    Open: Mon, Tue and Thur, Fri 10am-2pm (Closed Wednesday)

    We hire/loan wheelchairs for short periods of time to help with mobility and getting out and about. 

    Yu can hire a chair for £2 per day, for a single day, multiple days, or weeks. We have self-propelled, or attendant style chairs…

    Where:

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  • Foodbank Open - Middleton Central

    Time: 11:00 am  -  1:00 pm

    Activity:

    The Foodbank is open for redemption of vouchers in exchange for emergency food.

    We work with local referral organisations and have a voucher system, not to create barriers for getting food, but to ensure you are given additional support to help deal with the issues that have contributed to the need for emergency…

    Where:

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  • MidiDigi Computer Sessions

    Time: 12:00 pm  -  3:00 pm

    Activity:

    Develop your computer and digital skills, learn how to use your smartphones, or tablet, how to install an operating system, control a robotic gadget, or run some computer code. 

    Middleton Digital Sparks (MidiDigi) is a practical hands-on group exploring different aspects of computing and digital skills. The aim is to build a regular group 

    Where:

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  • Appointment only: Lighthouse Money Advice

    Time: 1:00 pm  -  4:00 pm

    Activity:

    Lighthouse Money Advice is a free to use service to help people facing personal debt or finance issues. This is an appointment based service but new enquiries are welcome.

    Contact HelloLMA@lighthouseproject.org.uk

    Where: Lighthouse Project, Middleton, UK

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4 June , 2024
  • Internet and Computer Use

    Time: 9:30 am  -  4:30 pm

    Activity:

    You can use our computers to free access the internet to do anything that you need to do online. It is free for personal use.

    You can look for things, download information, make applications, do an online training curse, etc.

    We can also help if you want to learn digital skills, how to use a…

    Where:

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  • Lighthouse Pantry Open

    Time: 9:30 am  -  12:30 pm

    Activity:

    Tuesday Pantry session.

    Lighthouse Pantry is a membership based food club designed to help and support local families who struggle to meet all their monthly household costs.

    For a regular fee of £4.50/week members are able to visit the pantry once a week where you have access to 10 food items plus a selection of fresh…

    Where:

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  • Learn My Way - Computer Basics

    Time: 10:00 am  -  12:00 pm

    Activity:

    Weekly every Tuesday - 10am till 12 noon.

    Learn My Way is our weekly beginners computer classes where you can learn how to use a computer and the internet. Ideal even if you have never touched a computer or a mobile device. 

    You are not alone, 20% of the UK population still aren't…

    Where:

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  • Lighthouse Middleton Dial

    Time: 10:00 am  -  2:30 pm

    Activity:

    Open: Mon, Tue and Thur, Fri 10am-2pm (Closed Wednesday)

    We hire/loan wheelchairs for short periods of time to help with mobility and getting out and about. 

    Yu can hire a chair for £2 per day, for a single day, multiple days, or weeks. We have self-propelled, or attendant style chairs…

    Where:

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  • Put the Kettle On!

    Time: 10:00 am  -  12:00 pm

    Activity:

    Brew alert, brew alert - ‘Put the Kettle On’ coffee and social mornings.

    These run twice a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 10am and 12 noon

    Come and join us for a chat, tea, coffee and of course cake! Its a great opportunity…

    Where:

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  • Wonderfully Made Woman

    Time: 10:00 am  -  12:00 pm

    Activity:

    Weekly on a Tuesday 10am - 12 noon.

    Wonderfully Made Woman is a supportive social group designed to empower women and girls of all ages to increase their confidence, build self-esteem and help them to reach their full potential.  

    The group is free to attend, and is hosted…

    Where:

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  • Green Room-Veterans in Community Drop-In

    Time: 12:45 pm  -  2:45 pm

    Activity:

    Veterans in Communities (VIC) – ‘The Mess Tin’ weekly drop-in - Tuesday 12:45pm - 2:45pm

    If you are you an ex-services, or ex-emergency services person living in, or near to Middleton, then you are welcome to join with us.

    Meet up with other ex-service personnel in the area to share stories, and…

    Where:

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5 June , 2024
  • Internet and Computer Use

    Time: 9:30 am  -  4:30 pm

    Activity:

    You can use our computers to free access the internet to do anything that you need to do online. It is free for personal use.

    You can look for things, download information, make applications, do an online training curse, etc.

    We can also help if you want to learn digital skills, how to use a…

    Where:

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  • Knit and Natter Social group

    Time: 10:00 am  -  12:00 pm

    Activity:

    This is our twice weekly knitting and nattering social group. 

    The group is open to new members, and no prior skills are required. You can just call in and join with the others, or ask for help with your knitting needs. 

    Everyone is welcome to join in, to share about what they have been knitting,…

    Where:

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  • Lighthouse Chefs Brigade - drop-in cooking class

    Time: 10:00 am  -  1:00 pm

    Activity:

    A free group for those wanting to learn more about cooking community meals, and budding chef's.

    For some this might be a route into catering, with some help and support to improve your skills, access training and looking for work and experience. we have so many idea and options to explore.

    Where:

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  • Lighthouse Money Advice Appointments

    Time: 10:00 am  -  2:00 pm

    Where: Lighthouse Project, Unit S6b/c Middleton Shopping Centre, Limetrees Road, Middleton M24 4EL, UK

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  • Craft Creations

    Time: 11:00 am  -  12:30 pm

    Activity:

    Are you interested in doing some crafting?
     
    Craft Creations is a weekly group where you can explore a variety of craft skills in a small group setting. You will learn from each other and look at different types of crafting, e.g resins, modelling with lolly sticks, fabrics, etc.

    Open to all.

    Where:

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  • Middleton Photography Group

    Time: 1:00 pm  -  3:00 pm

    Activity:

    This is a weekly digital photography group, which runs once a week. It is open to new members and you don't need any experience or skills to join in.

    Middleton Photography Group talk all about photography, with practical sessions and occasional outings to take photographs in the local area as well. 

    Where:

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  • Tea Disco

    Time: 2:00 pm  -  3:30 pm

    Activity:

    Every Month, on the 1st Wednesday - 2pm - 3:30pm

    Do you like socialising and want to get out of the house?  

    Our Tea Disco is intended to help you do just that.  Playing a variety of disco tunes. 

    It is an ideal way to improve your health, get active, and…

    Where: Lighthouse Project Middleton M24 4EL

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6 June , 2024
  • Internet and Computer Use

    Time: 9:30 am  -  4:30 pm

    Activity:

    You can use our computers to free access the internet to do anything that you need to do online. It is free for personal use.

    You can look for things, download information, make applications, do an online training curse, etc.

    We can also help if you want to learn digital skills, how to use a…

    Where:

    _________________________________________________

  • Lighthouse Pantry open

    Time: 9:30 am  -  12:30 pm

    Activity:

    Thursday Pantry session.

    Lighthouse Pantry is a membership based food club designed to help and support local families who struggle to meet all their monthly household costs.

    For a regular fee of £4.50/week members are able to visit the pantry once a week where you have access to 10 food items plus a selection of fresh…

    Where: Lighthouse Project, Middleton, UK

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  • Smartphone Thursdays with Andy

    Time: 9:45 am  -  1:45 pm

    Activity:

    This is an open drop-in style session running every fortnight.

    If you need some help with your smartphone or iPad, then call in and chat to Andy between 10am - 2pm every other Thursday.

    All are welcome, no appointment necessary.

    Where:

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  • Beyond Basics - Computer sessions

    Time: 10:00 am  -  1:00 pm

    Activity:

    Beyond Basics is a companion session to the Tuesday Learn My Way courses. Beyond Basics takes you on to learn about using Word and Excel for producing documents and spreadsheets.

    Weekly 10am - 12 noon. All are welcome.

    Come to these weekly 'next-steps' computer classes and learn how to use a computer…

    Where:

    _________________________________________________

  • Lighthouse Middleton Dial

    Time: 10:00 am  -  2:30 pm

    Activity:

    Open: Mon, Tue and Thur, Fri 10am-2pm (Closed Wednesday)

    We hire/loan wheelchairs for short periods of time to help with mobility and getting out and about. 

    Yu can hire a chair for £2 per day, for a single day, multiple days, or weeks. We have self-propelled, or attendant style chairs…

    Where:

    _________________________________________________

  • Put the Kettle On!

    Time: 10:00 am  -  12:00 pm

    Activity:

    Brew alert, brew alert - ‘Put the Kettle On’ coffee and social mornings.

    These run twice a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 10am and 12 noon

    Come and join us for a chat, tea, coffee and of course cake! Its a great opportunity…

    Where:

    _________________________________________________

  • Foodbank Open - Middleton Central

    Time: 11:00 am  -  1:00 pm

    Activity:

    The Foodbank is open for redemption of vouchers in exchange for emergency food.

    We work with local referral organisations and have a voucher system, not to create barriers for getting food, but to ensure you are given additional support to help deal with the issues that have contributed to the need for emergency…

    Where:

    _________________________________________________

  • RNIB - Visual Impairment support group

    Time: 11:00 am  -  1:00 pm

    Activity:

    Monthly, on the 1st Thursday of the Month.

    This is a free group, and it is open to new visitors. All are welcome.

    It is a hosted group aimed at supporting people living with visual impairment, and for their carers.

    This is not just about having tea, or coffee…

    Where:

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  • RBC Revenues & Benefits - Drop-in Advice Session

    Time: 11:30 am  -  12:30 pm

    Activity:

    Thursdays 11:30am - 12:30pm

    These are free fortnightly drop-in advice sessions with representatives from Rochdale Council Revenue and Benefits team. 

    They are a face-to-face opportunity where you can ask questions or get help with your Council Tax or any other Council related benefits.

    Every two weeks.

    Where:

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