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MAY 2018


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CHURCH OF ENGLAND SERVICES IN MAY

Click here for notification of temporary closure & changes to Leigh on Mendip Church Service Location

Until 31st May !

  HALF PRICE MEAL OFFER (The Bell Inn). Ring to reserve a table for any Wed, Thu, Fri or Sat evening and you will pay half price only for all main courses.  

Wednesday 2nd  2:15pm to 2:40pm

MOBILE LIBRARY by the old Telephone Box (every 4 weeks)

 

Saturday 5th

ASHAM WOOD WILDLIFE & WONDER  (on your doorstep, near Downhead) Click here for list of sessions and how to book. 

Monday 7th 
9:45am to 10:45am

 COMMUNITY COFFEE MORNING  (Memorial Hall)  All welcome. 

Tuesday 8th  2:00pm to 4:00pm

LOMCA "KURLING & CAKE" (Memorial Hall). Kurling and Cake (£1). Keep fit and healthy with a bit of gentle exercise and lots of cake fun. No need to book, open to all.

Monday 14th  7:30pm

WI (in the Memorial Hall).  AGM  See the WI blog.

Friday 18th 2:00pm to 5:00pm

PLANT SALE (collections from the Dovecote, Leigh street). ADVANCE ORDERS ONLY, by 1st May.  All orders from the catalogue, available 13th April, collect plants on the day. For further details or plant catalogue please contact Graham on 812889.  Raising funds for LOMCA - supporting the over 50's in the community.

Friday 18th  7:30pm

WHIST DRIVE (in the Recreation Field Clubhouse). 

Sunday 20th 11:00am to 4:30pm
 
OPEN GARDENS AND HERITAGE TRAIL  Tour the open gardens and discover  the heritage buildings and associated families. Plants for sale & refreshments. Tickets £5 on the day, gives entry to all gardens. Details from Graham 812889. Raising funds for FOLC with support from the LOMCA Heritage and Gardening groups. More details
Monday 21st  7:00pm

ANNUAL PARISH COUNCIL MEETING - (Memorial Hall)  Agenda - see Village Parish Council Noticeboards, 3 days before the meeting.
  

Monday 21st  8:00pm ANNUAL PARISH MEETING (in the Memorial Hall)  Agenda - see Village Parish Council Noticeboards, 3 days before the meeting.  Reports from Parish Council, Memorial Hall Committee and Rec Field Committee. All parishioners are encouraged to attend to hear what we have achieved this year and what our plans are. Refreshments from 7:50.

NB there will an open meeting to discuss the Open Space / Allotments proposal at a later date, but before any commitments are made.
Friday 25th 2:00pm RELAX WITH CLASSICS   Details from Rog & Ann Orpwood (812459) click here 
Saturday 26th  7:00pm, first race at 7:30pm
 
RACE NIGHT (Memorial Hall)  The bell ringers invite you to a fun night  with your chance to take home some winnings on the gee-gees and  support the bell refurbishment appeal at the same time.  Bar and filled rolls.  Free entry.

Extra Prizes for owners and jockeys on the night. Click here for "What's a Race Night?"
Monday 28th
 10:00am to 2:00pm

ACTIVE LIVING CENTRE (Memorial Hall)   "Making an animated film" with Georgina  Neilson Toy (£1) followed by lunch (£4). Booking for lunch is essential by 20th May (Graham or Caroline on 812889). Open to the over 50's.

Wednesday 30th  2:15pm to 2:40pm

MOBILE LIBRARY by the old Telephone Box (every 4 weeks)

 

 

Other future dates

Saturday 2nd June from 2:00pm
 
WATERCOLOUR WORKSHOP - for absolute beginners!! (Memorial Hall). Just £5 for materials, all other costs covered by profits from the annual Arts & Crafts Exhibition.   Click for booking details.
Thursday 7th June from 6:30pm LOMCA GARDEN VISIT   Evening visit to Honeyhurst Farm, Rodney Stoke.  Car drivers needed.  Leave Memorial Hall carpark promptly at 6.30pm. £6 per person to include refreshments. Book with Graham (812889) by 24th May.
Saturday 16th June
 
LEIGH ON MENDIP SUMMER FAIR (Recreation Field).  Click for details.
Thursday 19th July from 6:30pm LOMCA GARDEN VISIT   Evening visit to Batch Cottage, Cranmore.  Car drivers needed.  Leave Memorial Hall carpark promptly at 6.30pm. £6 per person to include refreshments. Book with Allan (813709) by 10th July.

Saturday 15thSeptember  

RIDE AND STRIDE (St Giles' Church)

Sunday 23rd September 3:00pm and 7:00pm

ST GILES' CHURCH HARVEST SUPPER & AUCTION (Memorial Hall) 7pm. In aid of church funds. 

Harvest Auction from ~8pm. 
Everyone is welcome to each or every one of these. If you can't get to the supper, just turn up for the auction - always entertaining and a chance of taking away probably the world's biggest jar of pickled onions!

Harvest Service at 3pm at the Church.

Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th October
 
ARTS & CRAFTS EXHIBITION (Memorial Hall).  Click here.

Saturday 20th October

MURDER MYSTERY SUPPER (Memorial Hall)  Raising funds for FOLC.

Friday 7th December

CHRISTMAS FAIR (Memorial Hall).  Raising funds for FOLC.
Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th December CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL (St Giles' Church).  Raising funds for FOLC.
Saturday 26th January 2019
 
BURNS NIGHT SUPPER (Memorial Hall). This popular night of whisky, haggis and poetry, planned to be repeated again by the Bell Ringers. Celebrate the birthday of Scotland’s greatest poet. 


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