A LOOK at events, from amateur theatre to rambles through our beautiful countryside.

Karaoke, Obervatory Hotel, Old Bank Lane, Blackburn, 7.30pm.

Tai Chi, Shadsworth Centre, Shadsworth Road, Blackburn, 10am-11am.

Women's Group, 10.30am-12.30pm; Sure Start Sounds Fun, 1-3pm, Darwen Community Centre, Knott Street.

Ballroom and Latin American Dancing for beginners, Astra Dance Club, Mill Hill, Blackburn, 8.30pm.

Livesey Community Base, Brookway, Blackburn: Food co-op 9.30-11.30am; keep fit 11.30am-12.30pm; tea time club 4.30-6pm.

Kung Fu Club -- juniors, 7pm-8pm and seniors, 8pm-9pm, Tony's Ballroom Town Hall Street, Blackburn.

Meditation, 1pm-2pm; Yoga, 6pm-7.30pm, Raphael Holistic Centre, Bank Chambers, Belgrave Square, Darwen.

Luncheon Club (55-plus), Rosehill Baptist Church, Burnley, noon.

Rockwater Bird Conservation Centre, Foxstones Lane, Cliviger, Burnley.

Youth IT (11-16 years), Earcroft Community Base, Hawkshaw Avenue, Darwen, 5-6.30pm.

After School Club (age four-11 years), Burnley Boys' Club, 3pm-6pm.

Line Dancing, Audley WMC, Blackburn, 7.30pm-10.30pm.

Victorian Industrial Landscape, The Weavers Triangle, Burnley.

Dolphin Scuba Society, The Regent, Haslingden, 9.30pm.

R and B Night, Afterlife, Red Lion Street, Burnley.

Drop-In 10am-3pm; Police Advice Surgery and Asian Link Worker 10am-noon, Women's Information and Self Help Centre, Cardwell Place, Blackburn.

Over 55s Luncheon Club, Rosehill Baptist Church, Burnley, noon.

Quiz, Witton Inn, Redlam, Blackburn, 8pm.

Over-60s Group, St Stephen's Church, Burnley, 2pm.

Sequence Dance, St Paul's Church, Audley, Blackburn, 1.30pm-4pm. All welcome.

Art Museum, Towneley Hall and Art Gallery, Burnley.

Bridge Club meet Methodist Church, Blackburn Road, Darwen, 7.15pm.

Aromatherapy, Reflexology, Facials, Beauty Treatments, Ageing Well Centre, Age Concern, 4 King Street, Blackburn, 10am-3pm.

Pendle Heritage Centre, Park Hill, Barrowford, Nelson.

Lunch Club, Ightenhill Methodist Church, Burnley, 12.15pm.

Live Entertainment, Thatch and Thistle, Surrey Road, Nelson.

Children's Street Dance, The Candy Club, 93 Manchester Road, Burnley, 6pm-6.30pm, four to eight year-olds; 6.30pm-7pm, nine to 16 year-olds.

Line Dancing for Beginners, Nelson Old Brass Band Club, 7pm-8pm.

Pensioners Modern Sequence Dancing, Padiham Town Hall, 7pm-10pm.

Poetry with Tony West, Hole House, Burnley Road, Blackburn, 8pm.

Free Confidential Counselling, Rosehill Baptist Church, Burnley, 10am-1.30pm.

Mars and the Quarter Moon, The Planet Earth Centre, Bacup Road, Todmorden, 8.30pm-11pm.

Julia Martin as Tina Turner, Bar Brasserie, Gisburn Road, Barrowford, 7pm.

"Crystals, Meditation and Relaxation" -- free course for women, Sudellside Community Centre, Darwen, 1pm-3pm.

Contemporary Street Art, Ministry of Ale, Burnley. Until October.

Salvation Army Over-50s Club, Blackburn Citadel, Vicar Street, Blackburn, 1.45pm. "Shire Horses," with Charles Beadmore.

Queen Street Textile Museum, Burnley. Open until October 28.

Weightwatchers, St Stephen's Conservative Club, Robinson Street, Little Harwood, 7pm-8.30pm.

Toy and Model Museum, 13 Rochdale Road, Todmorden, 10am-5pm.

Teens Jazz Dancing, Parochial Hall, Ribchester, 4.30pm-5.30pm.

Tea Dance and Social, St Peter's Parish Social Centre, Mill Hill, Blackburn, 1.30pm-3.30pm.

Accrington Camera Club, Primetime Centre, Stourton Street, Rishton, 7.45pm.

Weightwatchers, Barnes Square Methodist Church, Clayton-le-Moors, 6.30pm.

Queen's Park and Audley Youth Information Project, 200 Audley Range, Blackburn. All welcome.

Natural Healing, Maundy Grange, 29-31 Abbey Street, Accrington, noon-3.30pm. Ring Dorothy for appointments on 01254 232328.

Beginners Sequence Dancing, Vincent Farrell Community Centre, Temple Street, Burnley, 7.15pm-8.15pm.

Senior Citizens Social Monthly Day Trip, Burnley Boys Club, 1pm.

Meditation Class in the Samatha Tradition, Weavers Cottage, opposite Rawtenstall Cricket Club, 8pm.

Free Complementary Therapy Course, Youth and Community Centre, Clayton-le-Moors, 9.30am-11.30am.

Dog Training Club, Leisure Centre, Bacup, 7pm.

Roll the Dice with DR Phat Pat, Chicago Rock Cafe, Burnley, 9pm.

Revidge Fold Rainbow Guides (ages five-seven), Revidge Fold URC Hall, Shear Brow, Blackburn, 5.30pm-6.30pm.

Karaoke, Town Mouse, Royle Road, Burnley.

Bingo Night, Guide Conservative Club, School Lane, Guide, 8pm.

Quiz Night, Black Bull Inn, Marsden Road, Burnley, 8.30pm.

Karaoke Evening, Railway Club, Rosegrove, Burnley.

Bingo Night, Read Constitutional Club, 9pm.

DJ Hickey Blue Eyes, The Work's, Burnley, 10pm.

Over 50s Social Club, Cabin End, Windsor Road, Knuzden, 1.30pm.

Family Bingo, Rosemount WMC, Stacksteads, 8.30pm.

Parents and Tots, 9.30am-noon; Keep Fit, 7-8.30pm, Hollins Grove Congregational Church, Hawkshaw Avenue, Darwen.

Huncoat Neighbourhood Project drop in centre, Methodist Church, Marshall Street, Huncoat, 1.30-3.30pm.

Line Dancing, Darwen Subscription Bowling Club, Anyon Street, 8pm-10.30pm.

Quiz Night, The Plough, Oswaldtwistle, 8pm.

Hippings Vale Artists, Harvey Street Community Centre, Oswaldtwistle, 9.30am-noon.

Free Confidential Counselling, Rosehill Baptist Church, Burnley, 10am-1.30pm.

Line Dancing, Clayton-le-Moors Conservative Club, 7-11pm.

Free Computer Training, Daisyfield Centre, Blackburn.

Roe Lee Seniors Club meet in the Scout Hut, Emerald Street, Blackburn, 2pm-4pm. New members welcome.

Free Legal Advice, Women's Centre, 25 Wellington Street St John's, Blackburn. 1pm-3pm.

Tillana, Octagon Theatre, Bolton, 7.30pm.

Camra Beer Festival, Coronation Hall, Ulverston, 7pm-11pm.

St Michael's Mothers Union meet Whitewell Social Hall. Speaker: Judith Robinson.

Hot Ice Show, Blackpool Pleasure Beach. Until November 2.

Eclipse, The Globe Theatre, Blackpool Pleaure Beach. Until November 2.

Billy Pearce Laughter Show with The Grumbleweeds, Grand Theatre, Blackpool. Until November 1.

Mystique, Horseshoe Theatre, Blackpool Pleasure Beach. Until November 2.

The Buddy Holly Story, Opera House, Blackpool. Until September 6.


APOLLO, Blackburn: The Lizzie McGuire Movie (U), Tomb Raider 2: The Cradle of Life (12A), American Pie: The Wedding (15), Pirates of the Caribbean (12A), Jeepers Creepers 2 (15), Spy Kids 3D (PG), Hollywood Homicide (12A),, Sat morning Ice Age (U), Thurs preview Blackball (15).

APOLLO, Burnley: Freddy vs Jason (18), Pirates of the Caribbean (12A), Rugrats Go Wild (U), Jeepers Creepers 2 (15), American Pie: The Wedding (15), Hollywood Homicide (12A), Tomb Raider 2: The Cradle of Life (12A), The Lizzie McGuire Movie (U), Terminator 3 (12A), Spy Kids 3D (U), Confidence (15), Sat morning Monsters Inc (U), Thrs preview Blackball (15). Tel: 01282 456333.

PREMIERE, Accrington: The Lizzie McGuire Movie (U), Tomb Raider 2: The Cradle of Life (12A), American Pie: The Wedding (15), Pirates of the Caribbean (12A), Rugrats Go Wild (U), Spy Kids 3D (PG), Sat and Sun Piglet's Big Movie (U): 01254 306660.

WARNER, Walton-le-Dale: Hollywood Homicide (12A), The Lizzie McGuire Movie (U), Jeepers Creepers II (15), Tomb Raider 2: The Cradle of Life (12A), American Pie: The Wedding 15), Freddy vs Jason (18), Pirates of the Caribbean (12A), Terminator 3 (12A), Rugrats Go Wild (U), Legally Blonde 2 (PG), Spy Kids 3D (PG), Piglet's Big Movie (U), Fir and Sat late Confidence (15). Tel: 01254 695979. Tel: 01772 882525.

GRAND, Clitheroe: Tel: 01200 423278.