What’s on In Port Talbot this week
There is plenty to do in Port Talbot this week. Here is our pick of the best that’s on offer, including back to back family history sessions, Welsh league rugby, a diversity of music and a crash course in technology.
Family History Sessions
If you have attended Taibach Library’s family history sessions, you may have traced ancestors and discovered more about your roots and where you came from. If not, there will be a session this Friday at 10:00 am which will again be hosted by a tutor, or you can expand your knowledge with some expert help.
Details: 10am, Friday 11 September, 2015, Taibach Library
There is another opportunity to unearth descendants of your family tree comes from Cwmavon Library. The session begins at 2pm and runs until 5pm.
Details: 2-5pm, 15 September 2015, Cwmavon Library
Cor Serenata Annual Concert
Prepare to be wowed by the Cor Serenata choir and guest singer, Jonathan Radford in their annual concert.
Tickets are five pounds and you can pay at the door.
Details: 6.30 pm, Friday 11 September 2015, St Mary’s Church
The Grand Hotel
Your Friday music comes courtesy of the Strip Lights and begins at 9.30pm; and the Skoots will be playing at the same time on Saturday.
Details: 9.30pm, 11 & 12 September 2015, The Grand Hotel
The Bad Breaks
The rock band, The Bad Breaks, will cover a range of rock classics at the Four Winds on Saturday.
Details: 9pm, Saturday 12 September, The Four Winds Hotel
Aberavon Wizards v Bedwas
Fresh off the back of a victory against Cardiff, the Aberavon Wizards go in search of the points against Bedwas this Saturday. The match kicks off at 2.30pm at Port Talbot Athletic Ground.
Details: 2.30pm, Saturday 12 September 2015, Port Talbot Athletic Ground
Free Computer Lessons
Polish your computer skills at Cwmavon Library on Friday. Whether you’re a novice or just want to hone your knowledge of Microsoft office, this class is ideal.
Details: 10am, Monday 14 September, Cwmavon Library
Amser TWF Welsh Story & Rhyme Session
Amplify the lungs and learn Welsh in another Amser TWF session at Port Talbot Library. The session includes rhymes that can be sang with your child and in doing so, help them learn the language. It is also a social gathering giving opportunity to meet other parents.
Details: 1pm, Tuesday 15 September 2015, Port Talbot Library
The Ultimate Eagles
The Princess Royal Theatre brings you a tribute band committed to the group, The Eagles. Guitar riffing and pitch perfect harmonies are a-plenty in this highly acclaimed bands repertoire. All members are regarded musicians that have honours that include the BAFTAs and touring experience.
Details: 7.30pm, Thursday 17 September 2015, The Princess Royal Theatre