Events

Apr
20
Fri
MindOut @ Weymouth Adult Learning Centre
Apr 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

 

Apr
23
Mon
Activities Group @ Trinity Methodist Church
Apr 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Apr
24
Tue
Wellbeing in Mind @ Rowan Cottage
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Apr
25
Wed
Panacea In Mind Support Group @ Moordown Community Centre
Apr 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Panacea in Mind is a support service for people suffering from anxiety conditions, including Agoraphobia, Social Phobia, Panic Disorder.  It’s also for related conditions such as Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.

The group offers peer support and the opportunity to share difficulties and achievements with others who have had similar experiences.

Each session involves a guided relaxation or mindfulness exercise and time to share experiences and concerns. This will be followed by discussion workshops.

Women in Mind @ Kinson Community Centre
Apr 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Apr
26
Thu
MindOut @ Body Positive Dorset
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Activities Group @ Trinity Methodist Church
Apr 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Apr
27
Fri
MindOut @ Weymouth Adult Learning Centre
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

 

Apr
28
Sat
Mayor of Verwood’s Vintage and Recycling Sale @ Verwood Memorial Hall
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Vintage, Recycling Sale On Saturday 28th April, the Mayor of Verwood will be hosting a Vintage and Recycling Sale. This is going to be held at the Verwood Memorial Hall and doors will be open from 10am. This sale is in aid of Dorset Mind, as the mayors charity.

What to expect at the Vintage and Recycling Sale

The Vintage and Recycling sale was due to originally take place on the 3rd March but due to the ‘Beast from the east’ it got rescheduled. The event is now taking place on Saturday 28th April.

Archaeologist and TV presenter Julian Richards and his wife Sue will be at the event in the search for special items. They will be leading a team who will be selling all vintage and recycled items. You can expect to find toys and games, china and glass, tools and even gardening equipment! The local people have been very generous and there are some amazing items for sale. Make sure to attend for your chance to buy some amazing stuff.

For more information about events Dorset Mind are involved in, check our events calendar. 

In My Mind Event – 2018 BEAF Festival @ Boscombe High Street
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – May 7 @ 5:00 pm

In My Mind Event BEAFAs part of the 2018 BEAF Festival, we will be involved with the immersive In My Mind event. This event begins on Saturday 28th April and runs until Monday 7th May.

What is the In My Mind event?

The In My Mind event is an immersive theatre experience with the aim of getting rid of the stigma around Mental Health Issues. The show is going to be based around the emotions and feelings that someone suffering from mental illness may experience while on the road to recovery. The purpose is to help the audience experience it first hand and to change the way that they think about mental illness. This event is an Art University Bournemouth final year student project.

The event is going to be taking place in the shipping containers on Boscombe High Street. Each day the experience will start at 11am and will finish at 5pm. This event will be running for 10 days.

This is FREE to attend.

What is BEAF Festival?

BEAF logoBEAF stands for Bournemouth Emerging Arts Fringe. It is an annual event and is returning in April 2018. It is Bournemouth’s largest independent art festival. The festival features a variety of categories such as performance, theatre and workshops. For 2018, they will be supporting local talent.

To find out more about BEAF Festival, follow this link.

 

For more information about events Dorset Mind are involved in, check our events calendar.