Fundraising Calendar

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JUNE

Fri 23 June 2017, 7.30pm til late: Port Sunlight Sea Dogs
The RAFA Club, Shrewsbury Road, Birkenhead CH43 1UU
£5 per person
Brilliant music!
Fabulous raffle!
SOLD OUT!!!

Sun 25 Jun 2017, 9am to 4pm: Chester Dragon Boat Festival
River Dee, Chester
Register for the Chester Dragon Boat Race directly, then please let us know you'd like to take part in aid of us and we'll supply you with t-shirts and sponsor forms (or help set up a team online sponsorship page if you need advice). Call 0151 343 0778, thank you.

JULY

Sat 1 Jul 2017, 7.30pm til midnight: 80s Night!
The OC Club, Bromborough
£10 per person
Prizes for best and worst dressed (fancy dress optional)!
Bar / Disco / Pop Quiz / Photo Booth / Bingo / Raffle / Tacky Tombola

Mr Tee, Facbeook phenomenom, will be giving away free ice creams to ticket holders!

Call 0151 343 0778 to book tickets

Sun 2 Jul 2017, 8am start: Liverpool to Chester to Liverpool Bike Ride
Liverpool to Chester
Liverpool – Chester – Liverpool Bike Ride is a non–competitive bike ride which covers a range of distances from 5 miles to 100 miles, for all the family and abilities depending on the chosen route.

If you would like to enter the event in aid of Wirral Hospice St John's, please register directly with the organisers - there are a variety of prices depending on the distance you undertake. Then please get in touch to let us know and we can supply you with a t-shirt or vest and sponsor forms (or help set up an online sponsorship page if you need advice). Call 0151 343 0778, thank you.

Fri 7, Sat 8 & Sun 9 Jul 2017: Summer Strum Festival
Hoylake Rugby Club
Family-friendly ukulele festival - see line-up here
Book camping pitches in advance £10 per night (non-hook up but club house bar, toilets and showers facilities available)
Food stalls
Children's face painting & games
Charity raffle and fundraising in aid of the Hospice and MIND
Free entry

Sun 9 Jul 2017, 10am-5pm: It's A Knockout
Inflatable obstacle course based on the hit 70s TV show! Birkenhead Park
£10 entry per person – teams of 6-10 players
Sponsorship of £500 per team requested
Family Fun Day with stalls and children’s inflatables

LOOKING FOR 27 TEAMS TO ENTER!

Call 0151 343 0778 to register teams or if your company is interested in sponsoring our event, or paying to have a suitable stall or attraction at the event

Sat 15 Jul 2017, 7.30pm: Wirral Symphony Orchestra - Italia: Opera
Wallasey Town Hall
The final concert of the season features orchestral, vocal and choral music from some of the greats of Italian opera. The programme will include excerpts from Verdi’s Nabucco, Il Trovatore and La Traviata, and Puccini’s La Bohème and Tosca, including a semi-staged performance of the tragic Act 3.

This concert is held is association with Wirral Hospice St John’s and proceeds will go towards their invaluable work in helping people affected by life-limiting illness.

Ticket Prices: £14.50 Standard – £12.50 Over 60s – £6.50 Under 16s
£1 reduction if purchased in advance.

Please call 0151 343 0778 to book
 

Sat 22 Jul 2017: Wirral Open Golf Championship
Brackenwood Golf Club
All competitors must pay a green fee or show their contract on the day of the event. Visiting Players and Prizes winners must produce a valid handicap certificate on the day. Players over 18 handicap may enter but must play off the Maximum Handicap on the day. Competitors must be 18 yrs or over to play in this competition.

ENTRY FEE £12 (includes buffet - email brackenwoodgolfclub@hotmail.co.uk
EVENT FULLY BOOKED!!!

Proceeds in aid of our Hospice, Brackenwood have supported us for more than 30 years through their Open Golf Tournaments



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EPTEMBER

Fri 8 to Sun 10 Sep 2017: Whistle Stop Tour of Wirral

Fri 8 Sep 2017: Arrowe Park 5 Miler (7pm start)
Sat 9 Sep 2017: Thurstaston Country Park 8 Miler (10am start)
Sun 10 Sep 2017: Wirral Half Marathon (9.30am start Birkenhead Park to New Brighton)
Register for the Whistle Stop Tour of Wirral directly with BTR, then please let us know you'd like to run in aid of us and we'll supply you with a running vest or t-shirt and sponsor forms (or help set up an online sponsorship page if you need advice). Call 0151 343 0778, thank you.



Sat 9 & Sun 10 Sep: Tough Mudder North West 12 miles & 5 miles
Cholmondeley Castle, Malpas, Cheshire, SY14 8HA
Register for the 12 mile or 5 mile events directly with the organisers, then please let us know you'd like to run in aid of us and we'll supply you with a running vest or t-shirt and sponsor forms (or help set up an online sponsorship page if you need advice). Call 0151 343 0778, thank you.



Sun 10 Sep 2017, 9.30am start: Wirral Half Marathon & 10km
Birkenhead Park to New Brighton
Register for the Wirral Half Marathon or 10km directly with BTR, then please let us know you'd like to run in aid of us and we'll supply you with a running vest or t-shirt and sponsor forms (or help set up an online sponsorship page if you need advice). Call 0151 343 0778, thank you.

Sun 17 Sep 2017, 11am-1pm: Car Boot
Hospice grounds & Clatterbridge Hospital car parks
Pitches £10 per car
Free entry & parking for shoppers
Refreshments on sale
Call 0151 343 0778 to book

Sat 23 Sep 2017, 7.30pm til late: Highlights from the Musicals
St Stephen's C of E Church, Prenton CH42 8LA
Birkenhead Operatic Society Trust (BOST) will be performing in aid of Wirral Hospice St John's.
Tickets £10 pp
Please call 0151 343 0778 to book

Sun 24 Sep 2017, 2pm start: Scouse 5km
Liverpool
Register for the Scouse 5km directly with Mersey Races, then please let us know you'd like to run in aid of us and we'll supply you with a running vest or t-shirt and sponsor forms (or help set up an online sponsorship page if you need advice). Call 0151 343 0778, thank you.

OCTOBER

Sun 1 Oct 2017, 9.30am start: Mersey Tunnel 10km
Liverpool to New Brighton
Register for the Tunnel 10km directly with BTR, then please let us know you'd like to run in aid of us and we'll supply you with a running vest or t-shirt and sponsor forms (or help set up an online sponsorship page if you need advice). Call 0151 343 0778, thank you.

Sun 8 Oct 2017, 9.30am start: Chester Marathon & Metric Marathon
Chester Racecourse
Register for the event directly, then please let us know you'd like to run in aid of us and we'll supply you with a running vest or t-shirt and sponsor forms (or help set up an online sponsorship page if you need advice). Call 0151 343 0778, thank you.

Fri 13 Oct 2017: Glow with the Flow
West Kirby to Hoylake, circular 5mile route
Girls (aged 10+) £5 and women (18+) £10 earlybird, £15 standard entry

Sat 28 Oct 2017: Children's Halloween Party
Details TBC

NOVEMBER

Sat 4 Nov 2017, 10am-2pm: Winter Hobby & Craft Fair
Heswall Hall
£15 per stall - STALLS SOLD OUT!
£1 entry for shoppers (pay on door)
Raffle & tombola
Refreshments
Call 0151 343 0778 to book stalls



Wed 29 Nov 2017: Flower Demonstration
Heswall Hall
Details to follow

DECEMBER

Sun 3 Dec 2017: Light up a Life switch-on service

Hospice gardens
Families and friends from our local community brought together to remember the thousands of loved ones our lights represent
Books of Honour on display from 4pm, gift shop, refreshment tent and fundraising tent also open
Free parking in all nearby (Clatterbridge hospital) car parks for the afternoon

Tue 5 Dec 2017: Light up a Life memorial service
St James Church, Albion Street, New Brighton CH45 9LF
We will be holding a special Light up a Life church service to remember loved one
It is free to attend this event but places must be reserved in advance, please call 0151 343 0778 to reserve places.

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Wirral Hospice is Sainsbury's Neston Charity of the Year 2016/17!
Really pleased to be working with such a fantastic team at Neston, watch this space for key dates of fundraising activities we'll be collaborating on! Thank you to everyone who voted for us to partner with Neston; we're extremely grateful and the relationship will make a big difference to our patients and their loved ones.

 

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