Listings for February 26 edition

From indoor bowls to comedy clubs and theatrical performances here is what the district has to offer those wanting to get out and about in the coming week.

Thursday

Ashby Road Community Centre, Daventry. Short Mat Indoor Bowls, 9.30am

The Square, Daventry. Shakedown, DJ Steve playing the best tunes, 10pm-2am

Daventry Methodist Church. Over 60s Tea Dance Sequence Dancing, 2pm-4pm

Daventry Methodist Church. Yoga, 10am

United Reformed Church Rooms, Long Buckby. Jewellery Making Classes, 10am-noon

Staverton Village Hall. Staverton Tots’ Group, 10.30am-12pm

New band hall, Daventry. Yoga classes, 7.30pm-9pm

Fridays, Daventry. Karaoke night including drinks promotions, 9pm until the early hours

Byfield Village Hall. Art Class, 7pm-9pm

Spirit Health Club, Crick. LBT, 7.30pm

Long Buckby Community Centre. Short Mat Indoor Bowls, 10am-noon

Byfield Village Hall. Craft Group, 2pm-4pm

Daventry Community Centre. Argentine Tango dance class, 8.15pm-10.15pm

St Augustine’s Church Hall, Daventry. Linedancing, 9.30am-11.30am

Long Buckby Football Club. Quiz Night, 8.30pm

Braunston Village Hall. Short Mat Bowls Club, 1.30pm-4pm

Daventry Leisure Centre. Walking football, slower version of the game aimed at the over 50s, 2pm-3pm

Long Buckby Community Centre. Buckby Village Market, 9am-11am

Manor Farm Shop, Catthorpe. Free arts and crafts workshops, 10.30am-12.30pm

Daventry Library. Crafters Corner, 1pm-3pm

Royal and Derngate, Northampton. Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! Musical, 7.30pm

Royal and Derngate. Northampton. Peter Pan Goes Wrong, comedy, 2.30pm 7.45pm

Milton Keynes Theatre. Saturday Night Fever. Musical. 7.30pm

Hougemont Barn, Royal Oak Pub, Blisworth. Film screening of What We Did On Our Holiday starring David Tennant, Rosamund Pike and Billy Connolly, 7.30pm

Bay Tree Cottage, Farthingstone. Basic Interior Design workshop, 9.30am-3pm

Daventry Library. Exhibition of artwork by Oxana Zhevachevskaya, 9am-6pm

Friday

The Square, Daventry. I Love Sambuca, aldrinks £2 before midnight, £1.50 Sambuca alnight 10pm-3am

10 Austin Way, Daventry. Daventry Model Railway Club, 7pm-10pm

Daventry Town Football Club. A day singing, 8pm

Daventry Working Men’s Club. Daventry Darby and Joan Club for over 60s, 2pm

Phoenix Centre, Daventry. Junior Youth Club for eight-12, 5pm-7pm; Youth club for 13-18, 7.30pm-10.30pm

Royal and Derngate, Northampton. Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! Musical, 7.30pm

Royal and Derngate. Northampton. Peter Pan Goes Wrong, comedy, 7.45pm

Milton Keynes Theatre. Saturday Night Fever. Musical. 5pm, 8.30pm

Rugby Theatre. Film screening of The Theory of Everything starring Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones, 7.30pm

Royal and Derngate, Northampton. Screaming Blue Murder comedy, 8.15pm

The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry. The Devil’s Violin, 8pm

The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry. Champions of Magic, 7.45pm

Brixworth Library. Family history event, 10am-1pm

Daventry Working Men’s Club. Quiz night, 7pm

Daventry Library. Exhibition of artwork by Oxana Zhevachevskaya, 9am-6pm

The Peppermill, Daventry. Live music from Sonia Leigh, evening

Eydon Village Hall. Eydon Players present Alice - The Wonderland Years, 7.30pm

Saturday

The Square, Daventry. Keep Calm and Party On, half price cocktails before 11pm, free entry before 10.30pm, 10pm-3am.

Naseby Village Hall. Kung Fu sessions, 4pm

Newbury Drive, Lang Farm, Daventry. Park Training System run by Glen Frank, 8am

Royal and Derngate, Northampton. Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! Musical, 2.30pm, 7.30pm,

Royal and Derngate. Northampton. Peter Pan Goes Wrong, comedy, 2.30pm, 7.45pm

Milton Keynes Theatre. Saturday Night Fever. Musical. 2.30p, 7.30pm

Rugby Theatre. Film screening of The Theory of Everything starring Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones, 5pm, 8pm

Braunston Village Hall. Film screening of Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines, 7.30pm

Pitsford Village Hall. Film screening of Blue Jasmine starring Cate Blanchett and directed by Woody Allen, 7.30pm.

The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry. BBC Big Band, 7.45pm

The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry. Bag Lady, 2.45pm, 8pm

Daventry Rugby Club. Back to the 1980s party, evening

Daventry Library. Exhibition of artwork by Oxana Zhevachevskaya, 9am-5pm

Woodford Halse Docial Club. The Great Central Blues Club presents live music from Sam Kelly’s Station House and James Gillespie, evening

Eydon Village Hall. Eydon Players present Alice - The Wonderland Years, 7.30pm

Flecknoe Village Hall. Big Breakfast event, 8.30am-noon

Chapter House, Weedon. Big Breakfast event, 8.30am

Weedon Village Hall. Weedon Juniors Football Club presents a race night, doos open 7pm

Sunday

The George, Kilsby. Pub quiz, 8.30pm

Fridays, Daventry. The Big Quiz free entry and free pizza, 8pm; happy hours, 6pm-8pm

Queen of Hearts, Daventry. Quiz night for charity, prizes for first and second place, 9pm

Royal and Derngate, Northampton. Orchestra Spectacular, 6pm

Milton Keynes Theatre. Live music from cockney duo Chas and Dave, 7.30pm

Daventry Library. Exhibition of artwork by Oxana Zhevachevskaya, 1pm-4pm

Monday

Daventry Leisure Centre. Daventry Dolphins club, 6pm; badminton, short tennis, bowls, 9am-noon; keep fit class, 9.30am; swim or aqua aerobics for 50+; weight loss challenge, 7pm; 11am, aquacise

St Augustine’s Church Hall, London Road, Daventry. Zumba with Jo Clarke, 5.45pm to 6.45pm.

Daventry Squash Club. Table tennis sessions, 7.30pm-9.30pm

Rough Ready Gym, Northampton. Kickboxing sessions, 6pm-7.45pm

Saracens Head, Little Brington. Yoga sessions, 7.30pm-9pm

Dryden Hall, Woodford Halse. Woodford Halse bowls club, 2pm-4pm

Daventry Court Hotel. Yoga, 1.30pm

Long Buckby Community Centre. Pregnancy Yoga, 6.15pm-7.45pm and generaYoga, 8pm-9pm

Farthingstone Village Hall. Yoga, 11.45am-1pm

Daventry Library. Stitch and Chatter Club, meets at 1pm-3pm

Crick Spirit Health Club. Aquacise, 7pm

Phoenix Centre, Daventry. Virtuababies, 4pm-7pm, alwelcome but email Clair in advance to make sure spaces are available volunteer@daventryphoenix.

United Reformed Church, Long Buckby. Make It Mondays, 2pm

Daventry Leisure Centre. Aqua, 11am

Welton Village Hall. Zumba, 9.30am

Riverside Court, Weedon. Weedon Scrabble Club, 7.30pm-10.30pm

Royal and Derngate, Northampton. The Circus of Horrors, 7.30pm

Milton Keynes Theatre. Sally Morgan: Psychic Sally on the Road, 7.30pm

Daventry Library. Exhibition of artwork by Oxana Zhevachevskaya, 9am-6pm

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Mayfield Park Sports Club, Daventry. Daventry Photographic Society meeting, 7.30pm-9.30pm

Foundry Place Church Hall, Daventry. Daventry Country Market 8.30am-11.30am.

Daventry Methodist Church. The Art Club, 6pm-8.30pm

Greenhill Court, Long Buckby. Tai Chi and Tea, 2.30pm-3.30pm

New Street Rooms, Daventry. Music for Singing and Dancing designed for over 50s, 2pm-4pm

Daventry Community Centre. Line Dancing lessons for experienced dancers, 7pm

Daventry Methodist Church. Yoga sessions, 9.30am-11am

Daventry Centre, Northampton College. Yoga sessions, 7.30pm-9pm

Chipping Warden Village Hall. Zumba fitness, 6pm-7pm

Waterloo building, Daventry. Army Cadets open to boys and girls from schooage Year Eight to 18, 7pm-9pm

Abbey Centre, Daventry. Danetre Quilters meeting, 7.30pm-9.30pm

Byfield Village Hall. Art Class, 7pm-9pm

Lilbourne Village Hall. Cardio and core conditioning, 7.30pm

Holy Cross Church tower, Daventry. Bellringing practice training provided, 7.30pm-9pm

Daventry Community Centre. Keep Fit Zumba, 5.45pm-6.45pm

Milton Keynes Theatre. Live music from The Hollies, 7.30pm

Royal and Derngate, Northampton. The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas, 7pm

Milton Keynes Theatre. Kimmy Carr’s new show Funny Business, 8pm

The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry. Saturday Night Bee Gees, 7.45pm

Royal and Derngate, Northampton. The Levellers in concert, 8pm

Bay Tree Cottage, Farthingstone. Let’s Sew - Cushions: Button Down workshop, 9.30am-3pm

Byfield Tennis Club. Cardiotennis, 6.30pm-7.30pm

Daventry Library. Exhibition of artwork by Oxana Zhevachevskaya, 9am-6pm

wednesDAY

Long Buckby Community Centre. Short Mat Indoor Bowls, 10am-noon

St Augustine’s Church Hall, London Road, Daventry. Zumba with Jo Clarke, 6pm to 7pm.

Daventry Leisure Centre. Badminton, short tennis, bowls, 9am-noon; keep fit class, 10.30am; Wicked water for five to 11-year-olds, 9am-10am; wicked water stuff for nine to 14-year-olds, 11am, aquacise

Daventry Indoor Bowls Club. Danetre Bridge Club for players of all experiences, 7.15pm

Welton Village Hall. Short Mat Bowls, 2pm-4pm

Rough Ready Gym, Northampton. Kickboxing sessions, 6pm-7.45pm

Byfield Village Hall. Zumba Gold for mature people, 11am-1pm

Boddington Methodist Church School Room. Coffee and chat, 10am-11.30am

Buckby Health and Leisure, Long Buckby. Ballet classes for adults, 7.30pm-8.30pm

Long Buckby Community Centre. Post-natal Yoga for mother and baby 10am-11am

Daventry Community Centre. Ballroom and Latin dance classes, 8.15pm-10.15pm

Daventry Leisure Centre. Aqua, 11am

Farthingstone Village Hall. Tai Chi classes, 10am-11am

Everdon Village Hall. Yoga, evening, call Sheila Heath on 01327 871328 for more details.

Evergreen Art Cafe. Crafternoon Teas with Kirsty Fish, 2pm-5pm

Towcester Library. Film screening of War Horse, 7.30pm

Bay Tree Cottage, Farthingstone. Spring Flowers for Mother’s Day and Easter workshop, 9.30am-12.30pm

The Dun Cow, Daventry. Charity Quiz Night, 8pm

Daventry Library. Exhibition of artwork by Oxana Zhevachevskaya, 9am-6pm

future events

March 5-7. Royal and Derngate, Northampton. The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas, performances times vary visit www.royalandderngate.co.uk for more details

March 5-21. Daventry Library. Exhibition of artwork by Oxana Zhevachevskaya, open during regular library opening hours

March 5. Bay Tree Cottage, Farthingstone, speciality bread workshop, 9.30am-3pm

March 5. Royal and Derngate, Northampton. Puppetry of the Penis, 7.30pm

March 5. Milton Keynes Theatre. Sing-A-Long-A Sound of Music, 7pm

March 6. Badby Village Hall. Quiche and wine evening, 7.30pm

March 6. Yelvertoft Village Hall. Film screening of Philomena starring Steve Coogan and Dame Judi Dench, 7.30pm

March 6. Fawsley Hall Hotel. Murder mystery night, evening

March 6. Bay Tree Cottage, Farthingstone. Building with Willow structures, 9.30am-3pm

March 6. Royal and Derngate, Northampton. Paul Carrack concert, 7.30pm

March 6-7. Farthingstone Village Hall. The Farthingstone Amateur Repertory Theatrical Society (FARTS) present Carry On Up a Christmas Carol, performance times vary, call Dorothy FotzGerald on 01327 361646 for more details.

March 6-7. Rugby Theatre. Film screening Testament of Youth, screening times vary, visit www.rugbytheatre.co.uk for more details.

March 7. Daventry Country Park. Canal Towpath walk hosted by the Friends of Daventry Country Park, 10am

March 7. Bay Tree Cottage, Farthingstone. Building with willow furniture workshop, 9.30am-3pm

March 7. Royal and Derngate, Northampton. Richard and Adam at the movies, 7.30pm

March 7-8. Milton Keynes Theatre. Octonauts and the Deep Sea Volcano Adventure, 10am, 1pm, 4pm

March 8. The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry. A gala concert in aid of Motor Neurone Disease Association, 7.45pm

March 10. Royal and Derngate, Northampton. Rumours of Fleetwood Mac, 7.30pm

March 10-14. Milton Keynes Theatre. To Kill A Mockingbird drama based on Harper Lee’s novel, performance times vary, visit www.atgtickets.co.uk/miltonkeynes for more details.