The Hibernian Lunch Club (The Hibernian Society)

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The Hibernian: Lunch Club

The Hibernian Society holds a lunch club at The Reading Irish Centre 3 days a week Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Everyone over 60 are welcome. 

Monday: From 12 noon onwards, we have a 3 course lunch of crusty bread, a main course and cakes for afters. We then have seated yoga followed by bingo 

Wednesday: From 12 noon onwards, we a 3 course lunch preceded by a glass of sherry or orange juice. The lunch consists of crusty bread and butter, a main course, and a pudding. We have a raffle, prizes are provided by one of the five tables each week. We then play bingo, usuall 2 games this is preceded by a 'snowball' game 

Friday: We have crusty bread followed by fish and chips and a pudding. We then play bingo. 

Most of our service users come in by ReadiBus this can be arranged by a phone call to Ready Bus Tel: 800 345 9234

We have a Chiropodist, and a Hairdresser visit the Lunch Club the hairdresser visits fortnightly, the chiropodist monthly. this takes place in our dedicated Welfare Room

We are here for you!!!! 

Monday Wednesday and Friday 12 noon

Who to contact

Contact Name
01189 426 932 01189 426 932 01491 680 823 01491 680 823
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Where to go

The Reading Irish Centre
Chatham Street
Directions to RG1 7HT

The lunch cub takes place Monday and Wednesday in the upstairs function room. this is accesible by a ramp at street level or steps also at street level.

On Friday we hold the lunch club downstairs, this is accesible from street level

Time / Date Details

When is it on
12 noon onwards
Time of day
Session Information
Lunch and Friendship


4.00  Per Session
Charge: £4.00


Referral required
Referral Details

No referral is required. The only requirement is that you are over 60!

Other notes

We cater for the over 60's


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