Notice Board and Events of Interest
From time to time events that are publicised at Purple Cats sessions are posted here for the convenience of members.
Peter Fagerlind's alter ego
PETALS PETROVSKY, drag queen
presents a special show of live piano, song and banter commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, the 20th Anniversary of the death of Dusty Springfield and the 75th Birthday of Diana Ross.
When: Sunday 14th July
Where: The Dorothy Pax, Arch 17, Wharf Street, Victoria Quays, S2 5SY.
FREE ENTRY but please arrive early to guarantee a seat and entry!
MillionsMissing is an event held in over 300 cities worldwide to raise awareness about ME and to call for health equality. This includes lobbying for more investment in research, an end to treatments that are harmful to patients, and better medical education for GPs.
There will be a Sheffield event in Barkers Pool on Sunday 12th May from 10am-4pm. There will be some speakers, including Berlie Doherty, local children's author, who is a patron.
Here's the film of last year's event (its only 2.5mins) #MillionsMissing Sheffield 2018
Purple Cats have been asked to sing at this event (members click here for details). If you are interested, please add your name to the sign-up sheet on Tuesdays.
Peter Fagerlind presents
Piano for Mindfulness
An informal one hour piano concert of classical favourites and contemporary piano music.
When: Friday 5th July, 7-8pm (Doors open 6.30pm)
Where: St Andrew's URC, Upper Hanover Street, S3 7RQ.
Suggested donation of £7 (cash only) on the door and free for under 18s.
Fundraising for Prostate Cancer UK
Our very own Colin Fildes and his family are raising money for Prostate Cancer UK. This relates to Colin's ongoing treatment and is linked to his children's challenge of running the Liverpool Rock 'n' Roll Marathon at the end of May.
Click here for their Just Giving page.