Going Out Guide: what’s happening in and around Rugby this week - June 7 edition

Dion Dublin Present's Live and Soul at the Leamington Assembly
Dion Dublin Present's Live and Soul at the Leamington Assembly
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A selection of things to do in and around town


Open gardens at Priors Marsdon: June 17, 2pm to 6pm, Manor garden, (CV47 7RGH), £4 entry, children get in free and refreshments are available

Open Gardens at Pailton: Sunday June 10, Pailton. 12 gardens are open and proceeds to go St Denys’ Church. For more information call (01788) 833993

Open gardens at Cottesbrooke: Sunday June 17, 2pm to 5.30pm, Cottesbrooke is ten miles north of Northampton. gardens open and refreshments available. Proceeds to go All Saints church, Cottesbrooke

This year there are 12 gardens open and they really do range from the cottage type garden to the very large manor House Garden. This is a biennial event and (if weather is kind enough!) provides a major source of income to support our church.

Rugby CAMRA Beer Festival: Fridau June 15 3pm to 11pm and Saturday June 16, 11am to 11pm, Thornfield Bowling Club, by Ken Marriot Leisure Centre

Tierra Buena Jazz Band: Every Tuesday, 8.30pm, The Coombe Social Club, Brinklow Road, Coventry CV3 2HY

Rugby Retired Teachers’ Association coffee mornings: Last Wednesday of every month, Thornfield Indoor Bowls Club, Bruce Williams Way, 10.30am

Royal Air Forces Association of Rugby monthly meeting: First Tuesday of every month, Ex-service Men’s Club, The Green, Hillmorton, 7pm

Table Top Sale: Craven Lane Hall, Southam, Tuesdays 8am to 12noon

Family Quiz Night: Second Friday of every month, Nelson Club, Stockton

Outside Painting and Drawing: With a small friendly group. If interested ring Joy (01788) 567457 or David (01788) 823212 for times and venues.

Free arts and craft workshop for children of all ages: Thursdays, 10am to 12.30pm, Manor Farm Shop and Tearoom

Rugby Country Market: Thursdays, 9.30am to 11.15am, John Lees Hall, Regent Place, Rugby

Brownsover Art Group meet: Thursdays, 1pm, Christ Church Centre, Halvellyn Way, Brownsover

Napton Arts Group meet: Thursdays, 2pm, Napton Village Hall

Thank God Cafe Church: Fridays, 6.30pm to 7.20pm, Binley Woods Village Hall

Sunday Artzone: 1.30pm to 3.30pm, Rugby Art Gallery and Museum, Call (01788) 533201 for details

Coffee morning: Mondays, 10am to 11.30am, Newbold Methodist Church


Rugby Folk Dance Club: Alternate Wednesdays, 7.45pm, Rogers Hall, Hillmorton. For details call (01327) 315720

Aqua fit: Mondays and Wednesdays at 11am, Daventry Leisure Centre, (and again at 7pm at Crock Spirit Health Club), contact Marcia (07976) 534084

Zumba: Mondays 9.30am, Welton Village Hall, Wednesdays 9.30am Crick village hall, contact Marcia (07976) 534084

Circuits: Thursdays 7.30pm, Crick Spirit Health Club, contact Marcia (07976) 534084

Over 50s Keep Fit: Mondays, 9am to 10.25am and 10.30 to 11.25am, Ken Marriott Leisure Centre

Over 50s Line Dancing: Tuesdays, 10.30am to 11.30am, Ken Marriott Leisure Centre

Belly Dance for beginners: Mondays, 6pm to 7.30pm and intermediate 7.45pm to 9.15pm, The Percival Guildhouse

Beginner Yoga Classes: Thursdays, 7.30pm to 9pm, term time only, for more information call Leigh on 07941 279343, St George’s Church Hall

Aquacise: Mondays and Wednesdays, 11am, Daventry Leisure Centre, open to all

Hatha Yoga Level 2 classes (drop in or block booking): Mondays 9.40am to 11.10am and Hatha Yoga Level 1 beginner’s class (last few places remaining) Mondays 11.15am to 12.45pm both term time only at Overslade Community Centre, 68 Buchanan Road, Rugby. Call Leigh on (07941) 279343 www.innerpeaceyoga.co.uk Birthlight Pregnancy Yoga classes: Fridays 5.45pm to 7.15pm and 7.30pm to 9pm, term time only. Both are mixed trimester classes (14 wks to birth) at Overslade Community Centre, 68 Buchanan Road, Rugby CV22 6AY. Call Leigh on (07941) 279343 or visit www.innerpeaceyoga.co.uk Birthlight Yoga for Labour and Birth Workshops: sessions with partners, held Saturday afternoons, monthly at Overslade Community Centre 1pm to 4.45pm, suitable from 32 weeks onwards. Call Leigh on (07941) 27 9343 for upcoming dates and details or visit www.innerpeaceyoga.co.uk

In Shape pilates classes: Thursdays, 6.15pm to 7.15pm, Bawnmore Infant School

In Shape pilates classes: Thursdays, 6.15pm to 7.15pm, Dunchurch Village Hall

Birthlight Pregnancy Yoga classes: Tuesdays, 7pm to 8.30pm, Friends Meeting House, 28 Regent Street, suitable for 14 weeks onwards, to find out more, call Leigh on 07941 279343

Belly Dancing, intermediate: 6pm to 7pm Tuesdays, Percival Guildhouse

Rugby Scottish Society’s Scottish Country Dancing classes: Wednesdays, 7.30pm, Betts Hall, Claremont Road

Weight Loss Challenge: Wednesdays, 7pm, call (01327) 878726 for details

Roller Disco: Saturdays 6pm, Ken Marriott Leisure Centre

Come Dancing: Mondays, 8pm to 10.30pm, Benn Hall, Rugby

Tai Chi Classes: Mondays, 3.30pm to 4.30, Claremont centre, Clifton Road, Rugby

Tai Chi Classes: Thursdays 10am to 11.30am, call (01788) 565412 for details, Claremont Centre, Clifton Road

In Shape pilates classes: Fridays, 9.30am to 10.30am, Dunchurch Village Hall

Commit to Get Fit Step Classes: Mondays and Wednesdays, 7pm to 8pm and 8pm to 9pm, call (07770) 433216, Bawnmore Infant School

Zumba Fitness: Mondays 9.30-10.30am Welton Village Hall and Wednesdays 9.30-10.30am Crick Village Hall. Contact Marcia 07976534084

Aquacise: Mondays 7-8.00pm at Spirit Health Club, Holiday Inn Crick. Contact Marcia (07976) 534084

Circuits: Thursdays 7.30-8.30pm at Spirit Health Club , Holiday Inn Crick. Contact Marcia (07976) 534084


The Vaiders: Friday June 8, 9pm, Quigleys

The Rooters: Friday June 15, 9pm, Quigleys

The Little Big Band: Tueday June 19, 9pm, Merchants Inn

Stop the Blackout: Friday June 8, Kasbah, Coventry

Yashin, With One Last Breath and Go Primitive: Saturday July 7, Vault

Cloud Sale and Escape in Paris: June 25, Kasbah, Coventry

Rugby Male Voice Choir – Jubilee Promenade Concert with the Heart of England Co-operative Concert Orchestra: June 9, Temple Speech Room, in aid of the WNAA

Tuesday Recital - Sandra Smith (soprano) Jonathan Smith (baritone) and Rob Colley (piano): July 10, St Andrew’s Church, 1pm

Dion Dublin Present’s Live and Soul - featuring Stonepark and DJ the Big A: Friday June 8, Leamington Assembly

Open mic night: Alternate Thursdays (with a live rock band), Quigleys, Albert Street

Traditional Irish and folk music: Saturdays, Quigleys, Albert Street

Pre-arranged open mic musicians: Sundays, Quigleys

Folk sessions and open mic: Mondays, Quigleys, Albert Street

Jazz Night: Fridays, 7pm, Summersaults restaurant, High Street, Rugby

Open mic night: Wednesdays 8pm, The Squirrel pub

Open mic night: Sunday afternoons from 5pm, Vault Nightclub

Open mic night: Thursday evenings, The Black Swan

Karaoke: Friday, Sunday and Tuesday evenings, The Crown, Market Place, Rugby

De La Soul: July 4, Coventry Kasbah

Less than Jake: Tuesday June 19, Leamington Assembly

Marina and the Diamonds: Sunday June 24, Leamington Assembly

Jaz-Z and Kanye West: June 13 and June 22, LG Arena, Birmingham

Elton John: June 15, LG Arena, Birmingham

Blink 182: June 16, LG Arena, Birmingham


Magic – A kind of Queen: Saturday June 9, Belgrade Theatre

Relight the Fire: Wednesday June 13, Belgrade Theatre

Alex Horne – Seven Years in the Bathroom: Sunday June 10, Warwick Arts Centre

Our Fathers: Tuesday June 12 and Wednesday June 13, 7pm, Warwick Arts Centre

I’m an Aristocrat, Get me out of Here: Thursday June 21, Royal Spa Centre

Robin Ince – Happiness Through Science: Sunday June 17, 7.45pm, Warwick Arts Centre

LA Cage aux Folles: June 16 to 23, Rugby Theatre

Guys and Dolls: June 21 to 23, Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Mario Vargas Llosa, part of the University of Warwick Distinguished Lecture Series: Thursday June 7, 6pm

The Complete World of Sport: Tuesday July 3, Royal Spa Centre

Royal Spa Centre 40th Anniversary Comedy Gala: Friday June 15, 7.30pm, Spa Centre, Leamington

Being Human: June 22 and 23, Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Welsh National Opera – La Boheme: June 13 to 15, Birmingham Hippodrome

The Comedy of Errors: Until October 6 at 7.15pm, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford

Richard III, March 22 to September 15, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford

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No Map Required exhibition by Charlotte Jones: Until June 9, Rugby Art Gallery and Museum

Children’s Lives: Until June 10, Birmingham Museum

Charlotte Jones: May 29 to June 9: Floor One Gallery Rugby

Children’s Lives: Until June 10, Birmingham Museum

Wonderful Watercolours – Views of Coventry and Warwickshire: Until July 22, Herbert Art Gallery, Coventry

The Rugby Collection: Until June 23, Rugby Art Gallery and Museum

From Highfeild Road to Wembley Way: Until July 1, Herbert Gallery, Coventry

Staffordshire Hoard: Until December 2012, Birmingham Museum

The Marson collection of historic vehicles (1900 to 1930): Every weekend until December 2012, The Black Country Living Museum

Style Africa: Until September 2, Birmingham Museum

BBC Good Food Show Summer: June 13 to 17, The NEC, Birmingham