OPAL will be celebrating the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee at Ralph Thoresby
School 3.45-5pm on Thurs 5th July, with entertainment by the pupils, tea and
cakes. OPAL is giving the school a scrapbook of memories of the Queen’s
On Friday 6th July, members meet up with the Lord Mayor of Leeds at Cookridge Methodist Church Hall 1.45- 4.30pm for OPAL’s 10th Birthday Celebration and AGM plus more cakes and entertainment by the Musical Theatre Group Memory Lane.
The next trip is to Bowness in Windermere on Wednesday 29 June, 9.30am- 6pm. Some members are planning a walk by the lake, others plan a cruise to Ambleside. There is a waiting list for this event.
The Men’s Group are off to Yorkshire Air Museum on Tues 12th June. On Mon 2nd July they are having lunch at the Britannia followed by a visit to Lineham Farm, Eccup. The Craft Group meet1.30-3.30pm Fri 1st & 15th June in the OPAL Office.
The Creative Writing Group meets in Holt Park Library, 2pm-3.30pm Mon 18th June. Anybody can join us, you do not need to be an OPAL member.
To find out about other OPAL activities, tel. 261 9103 or see