Introduction

This listing shows the current schedule of many, but not necessarily all, of the activities fellow Navigators are organising – and which will be held most weeks throughout the 9-month winter season.  Please let us know if you can help, or if you have any other ideas to keep us entertained, educated or informed!

Do please check the Bulletin Board and forthcoming Events and listen to the VHF Net at 09:30am (Ch 09) Monday & Friday for all the details and updates.

Monday

08:15     Yoga – Spa Room; Marina Club Hotel.

A friendly, informal group who want to increase their flexibility, following DVDs or prior experience.  All welcome.

09:30     VHF Net – Channel 9. 

Catch up on the weather and the news of what’s happening around the Marina, as well as new arrivals, treasures of the bilge and help wanted.

Tuesday

10:30    Computer User Group – Artesao

Bring your problems along and some-one may be able to help.  Or, if you have some expertise, why not share it with a fellow Navigator?

13:30    Bridge Club – Marina Club Hotel, Lounge Bar.

Liz Jolliff of Kjempekjekk, C 21, is coordinating the group and will be happy to answer any queries you may have. The very friendly group is always happy to welcome new members of any level of skill or experience, including complete beginners! That’s how we all start after all!

18:30 Mexican Train Domino,s – Marina Club Hotel, Lounge Bar.

A very nice social game played by cruisers in many parts of the world. Come along and learn if you’ve not played before; it’s very straight forward to pick up, and a unique burgee is provided to fly for the weeks winner!!!! The game is also known to some as Double 12.

Wednesday

08:15     Yoga – Spa Room; Marina Club Hotel.

A friendly, informal group who want to increase their flexibility, following DVDs or prior experience.  All welcome – men included!

t.b.a. Weekly Strollers Walk – see Forthcoming Events for details of each weeks walk.

Films Nights – often a film night of interest to cruisers will be announced on the Monday VHF Net – the evening usually involves a convivial supper either before or after the film. The cinema is approx 20 minutes walk away from the Marina

Thursday

Line Dancing – Marina Club Hotel Spa Suite 2pm – all welcome – a great way to exercise to music!! No experience necessary and no cowboy boots and hats are expected!

Friday

08:15     Yoga – Spa Room; Marina Club Hotel.

A friendly, informal group who want to increase their flexibility, following DVDs or prior experience.  All welcome – men included!

09:30     VHF Net – Channel 9. 

A chance to prepare for the weekend with the weather and the news of what’s happening around the Marina.

10:30 to 12:00    Portuguese Lessons – Marina Club Hotel, Lounge Bar. 

Drop in on one of the regular lessons with excellent tutor, Susana.  Get an insight into the language in a very informal and relaxed setting – all you need to bring is some paper and a pen.  There’s no long term commitment – join in for another session whenever you fancy!  Only €5 per session. And just €4 if there are more than 5 participants. Some home work may be involved 🙂

Saturday

07:00 to 14:00    Farmer’s Market – by the Bus Station.

07:00 to 14:00    First Saturday of the Month – Gypsy Market – by the Stadium. 

19:00 Till Late – Music Group Nights – Marina Hotel Bar

An opportunity for anybody who wants to play an instrument or sing in a “jam session” format. Skill levels unimportant, enthusiasm is the key! New singers, players and songs most welcome.

Sunday

12:00 to 17:00    Fun Sailing – Lagos Bay.  Most Sundays when the weather permits – please listen to the VHF Net on Ch 09 on Fridays for the latest update.

Meet at The Lighthouse at 12 noon for a briefing on the course for the day.  Then meet up again in the same venue, after the event, to learn the results, compare strategies, air your protests and enjoy a “wee refreshment” of course. The Fun Sailors contribute 5Euros/boat to the Marina’s Charities.

 

 

Please Note: If you are interested in Pilates, Swimming, Darts and Canasta, then please contact us and we can put you in touch with some like minded folks who can and do organise regular events. In addition, Riding for the Disabled has some active Marina volunteers, as do the NandI Charity Shops. Other “one off” events will be announced on the VHF Net and will be published as a Bulletin.