Over 50s International Friends (IF Club) Wednesdays, 4pm Crawfords Bar, Lagos Marina. Call Analiese on 282 491 252. Wednesday evening Quiz Night at Slam’s Bar, Carvoeiro. Call: 282 474 144/282 799 111 or email: [email protected]

Social Bridge Club: at the Hotel Garbe, Armação de Pêra, Fridays at 2.30pm. Call: 282 312 594 or 962 339 888

Cricket Club: All players welcome. Contact Graham Morgan (289 396 622)

Chess: Join the Lagoa Chess Club (282 342 982), or the Loulé Chess Club. Contact Konstantin (914 005 829).

Free the Voice/Free the Body: with Diana Lindley (282 332 854)

Let’s Walk: Guided walks. Contact Julie Statham (282 698 676 / 965 753 033)

Hash House Harriers: meet weekly. Contact Sylvia (289 413 854)

Poppins Mother and Toddler Group: Portimão. Tuesday 10am to noon, 2-3 years. Come and meet other new mums, chat, coffee and fun for tots. Wednesday 10am to noon, a time to chat, drink coffee and help your children to learn through play. No charge, just for coffee. For more information, call Linda on 282 086 804.

Over 50s Club join APAA Quiz night Wednesdays 9.30pm Slams Bar, Carvoeiro. Other spontaneous events in members homes, usually on Fridays. Call: 282 799 111 or Pam on 282 358 873. New members and visitors welcome.

The Aero Clube de Portimão: Gliding sections always open to new members. Anyone interested in the sport is welcome. Sightseeing and training flights with a touring motorglider available. Call Jörg Herrman on 916 356 633.

Bodycombat, bodyjam, bodybalance, circuit and legs, bums & tums classes, at

Hotel Zodiac, Fonte Santa, Quarteira. Contact Fitbods on 916 255 774.

Women’s Walks: Monthly workshops and personal development with Walking Coach Nanette Kant. Call: 919 444 149 or visit

New Fleamarket: second Saturday of the month, from 8am. All welcome. Snack bar and children’s play area facilities available. At PlayOasis, Parque dos Recreios, Ferragudo. Call: 282 799 111.

Charity Quiz Night and Prize Bingo: Every Wednesday in aid of the APAA, from 9.30pm at the Slam’s Bar in Monte Carvoeiro. Call Jossie on 917 251 551 or Jenny on 919 041 903.

Summer Jazz: at the Plough and Harrow Restaurant, featuring the Jazzmin Trio every Wednesday, and Jazz-Café every Sunday.

Call: 917 614 899.

Jazz: The Jazzmin Trio at the Bon Bon Restaurant in Sesmarias, Lagoa, every Friday.

Call: 282 341 496.

Scottish Country Dancing at the International School of Porches from 7.30pm to 9.30pm. All stages of dancers welcome. For further details contact Isobel McGarvey on 282 332 612.