Events at The Brink
There’s always something going on at The Brink…
Our programme of entertainment and events includes all sorts… We bring you great live music, poetry, plays, performances and open mic evenings. We even roll out the big screen to show local football matches!
Best of all, entry to most of our events is totally free (but we’ll always be sure to let you know if there’s any charge for special events!).
SATURDAYS, 11am - 12noon
FOOTBALL TEAM - TRAINING
Join our trophy-winning football team! Get in touch if you want to play for Brink FC, or even if you just want to train. We have a 5-a-side match every sat at The Pitz/Powerleague. We also arrange 11-a-side games and tournaments with other recovery-related organisations.
GUITAR (lessons £5)
6.30pm - 8pm GUITAR LESSONS - Intermediate
Also, Advanced runs on TUESDAYS from 6.30pm - 8pm.
Also, ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS runs on THURSDAYS from 6.30pm - 8pm.
Book at The Brink, on Facebook with Robert Cunliffe (07964 739 769), or Tel 0151 703 0584 and reserve a place. All lessons £5.
MONDAYS, 12noon - 3pm
All manner of assistance and information on how to apply for housing, ESA, JSA, DLA, Council Tax, Bedroom Tax and much much more... FREE SERVICE!
TUESDAYS, 1pm - 2pm
FAMILY LAW ADVICE
With Levin’s Solicitors. This is for help with all legal issues surrounding family, children, relationships, divorce, childcare, custody and anything similar.
FREE drop in service - every other week. This month: 7th and 21st Aug.
TUESDAYS, 6pm - 8pm
UKE 'N CHILL - Ukulele lessons - Free!
Come and learn the fabulous instrument that is the ukulele! Have loads of fun, raise self esteem and feel good. What’s not to like? Come down and have a go. (If you would like to enquire beforehand please call us on 0151 703 0582 or email firstname.lastname@example.org)
WEDNESDAYS, 3pm - 5pm
OPEN MIC - ACOUSTIC
Simply rock up, plug in and give us a few ditties. The stage awaits! Acoustic only, folks (no bands). Weekly.
THURSDAYS, 12noon – 2pm
FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP
A group for anyone affected by a loved one’s misuse of alcohol or drugs. The group offers a safe space in which family members can speak openly, with the support of our Family Group Facilitator. Help, education, support and understanding all available.
FRIDAYS, 09.00 – 10.00
A weekly meditation group to get your morning and whole weekend off to a more blissful start. Our relaxation techniques have great short term benefits. Long term practice of meditation however has even more powerful benefits for your wellbeing. Come sample the serenity. Free.
FRIDAYS, 12noon - 1pm
SMOKE-FREE LIVERPOOL with Lorraine
Learn how to stop smoking or cut down. Lorraine can help in various ways, whether nicotine replacement or reduction, or advice on how to stop outright. Well worth a visit. Look after dem lungs.
BRINK REGULARS AND WEEKLIES:
LIVE MUSIC from HARVEST SUN
We sell tickets put on by Harvest Sun a local, independent gig promoter who bring some of the best international talent to Liverpool. For each ticket bought you receive a voucher for 15% off your food bill on the day of the gig in question. What’s not to like? Food and Music! What a combo! We are currently stocking tickets for the following shows:
- IMARHAN 7th Sept £12. District
- WOODEN SHJIPS 14th Sept £14.50. Invisible Wind Fac.
- DAN OWEN 4th Oct £10. Leaf
- TELEMAN 5th Oct £15. Hangar 34
- WARMDUSCHER 16th Oct £9. The Buyer’s Club
- GO-KART MOZART 18th Oct £14. The Buyer’s Club
- LISA O’NEILL 19th Oct £10. 81 Renshaw Street
- LORD HURON 29th Oct £20. Invisible Wind Factory
- HERE LIES MAN 9th Nov £10. Shipping Forecast
- SUBURBAN LIVING 29th Nov £5. Shipping Forecast
SATURDAY 15th September, 6pm - 8pm
YOUNG MUSICIANS SHOWCASE
August’s event was another cracker; James O’Donnell, Lewis Grainger and Olli Cooper brought the Brink to life!
This month will see RED ZENITH, THE CHORDURUOYS AND AARON EVANS light up the stage…and the hearts of those watching! Courtesy of funding and support from PH Holt.
This event is funded by PH Holt and is a space for people in recovery and thir children, to attend as a family. We offer food and drink as well as entertainment, free to all service users and children.
SATURDAY 15th/Sunday 16th September
BRINK TRAVELS - International Week of Wellbeing
This month as our city will be welcoming the swathe of youngsters about to set foot in our city for what may be three whole years of study. We will be spending some time at the universities and colleges letting them know who we are and where they can find us.
For International Week of Wellbeing we'll be at St John’s Precinct on Sat 15th and Sun 16th from 12-5pm.
Wednesday 15th September, 12 noon - 4pm.
LIPA FRESHERS' FAIR
We'll be at LIPA Music College from 12 noon - 4pm.
Wednesday 15th September, 12pm -
MCO CONTEMPORARY ARTS FAIR
We'll be at Avenue HQ (The Lobby. Mann Island) on Wednesday 19th September from 12 noon.
Wednesday 15th September
LJMU FRESHERS' FAIR
We'll be at LJMU Freshers' Fair on the 15th September.
Wednesday 15th September
BRINK TRAVELS - LABOUR PARTY CONFERENCE
We’re also really looking forward to attending the Labour Party Conference at ACC, Liverpool. We will be speaking to people in Youth Zone, letting them know what we do and speaking about issues that matter to them. The conference runs from Sunday 23 September to Wednesday 26 September 2018.
Friday 28th September, 7pm till late
We're 7! BRINK BIRTHDAY PARTY CELEBRATION
Join us for our birthday celebrations! Hot and cold buffet, 'Play Your Cards Right', prizes, quiz, live music (12 piece band), karaoke, DJ and CAKE!