What's on

November 2017

                                                       HALL DIARY



Until 30th November

  HALF PRICE MEAL OFFER (The Bell Inn). Ring to reserve a table for any Wed, Thu, Fri or Sat evening until 30th November and you will pay half price only for all main courses.  

Wednesday 1st  2:15pm to 2:40pm

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

Weekend 4th & 5th

  11:00am to 4:00pm

OPEN ART EXHIBITION (St Giles' Church) Entry £1. Contact Eve Knowles for details (813246). Local artists helping to raise funds for FOLC. Light lunches, cakes, hot drinks and mulled wine.   Click here for Poster

Monday 6th 
9:45am to 10:45am

 COMMUNITY COFFEE MORNING  (Memorial Hall)  All welcome. 

Monday 6th November   8:00pm

 MEMORIAL HALL COMMITTEE AGM (in the Memorial Hall)  Everyone welcome.

Saturday 11th 7:30pm bar 8:00pm start QUIZ NIGHT (in the Memorial Hall)  £10 team of 4 (or £2.50 individuals). Drinks and food will be available.  Contact Julian Back (01373 813636) to book a table (preferred), also entry on the night.  
Come along to support the Leigh on Mendip bell ringers, this event is another of our fun(d) raising events to refurbish the St Giles church bells.  The village bells last had a major overhaul in 1910 and the fixtures and fittings are now in need of replacement so we can carry on ringing for the next 100 years.  Click here for details of the Refurbishment Project.

Monday 13th  2:00pm to 4:00pm

HERITAGE GROUP (at The Dovecote, Leigh on Mendip BA3 5QP). Open to all age groups. A practical session that looks at local history and offers the opportunity to learn how to do your own family history. Cost £1. Booking is required to attend, so please ring Graham on 812889 seven days before the meeting, if you are coming. You will be very welcome.

Monday 13th  7:30pm

WI (in the Memorial Hall).  "Craft Demonstration / Workshop". See the WI blog.

Tuesday 14th  2:00pm to 4:00pm

LOMCA "KURLING & CAKE" (Memorial Hall). Kurling and Cake (£2). Keep fit and healthy with a bit of gentle exercise and lots of cake fun. No need to book, open to all.

Friday 17th  7:30pm

WHIST DRIVE (in the Recreation Field Clubhouse). 

Monday 20th  6:00pm

IDEAS FOR OPEN SPACE - (Memorial Hall) All parishioners are encouraged to attend to share and discuss how the village could benefit from more Open Space or enhancements. Details  here.

Monday 20th  7:00pm

PARISH COUNCIL MEETING - (Memorial Hall, Committee Room)

Wednesday 22nd from 9:00am ROAD SWEEPER    Please move cars from the road by 9:00am.  Click here for more details
Friday 24th 2:00pm RELAX WITH CLASSICS    Details from Rog & Ann Orpwood (812459) click here 
Monday 27th
 10:00am to 2:00pm

ACTIVE LIVING CENTRE (Memorial Hall)   "Tax, Care & Toy Boys" talk by the Co-op followed by "Guess What it is" (£1) followed by lunch (£4). Booking for lunch is essential at least one week beforehand (Graham or Caroline on 812889).

Wednesday 29th  2:15pm to 2:40pm

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


Other future dates

1st to 23rd December

 CHRISTMAS MENU (Bell Inn).   Click here.
Saturdays 2nd & 9th December   10:00am to 2:00pm each day CHARITY CHRISTMAS TREE SALE (School).  Click here
Sunday 3rd December  11:00am ST GILES' CHURCH CHRISTINGLE SERVICE (Church) . A service to start your Christmas celebrations and raise essential funds to support the Children's Society who work with vulnerable children and young people across the country.

Friday 8th December  6:00pm to 8:00pm

CHRISTMAS FAIR (Memorial Hall).  Cakes, craft, tombola, cards. Mulled wine, coffee, squash, mince pies & biscuits.   Raising funds for FOLC.

Sunday 10th December

12 noon to 2:00pm

WREATH & TABLE DECORATION MAKING WORKSHOP  (Memorial Hall)  Vanessa will be repeating her very popular wreath making as well as an option to make a Christmas Table Decoration. £12.50 to include all materials supplied (except any special bits you want to bring along) and of course a glass of mulled wine and a mince pie!. To book leave a message on 812549 and say whether you would like to do a wreath or table decoration.

Missing a year in 2017 but coming back in December 2018.
Sunday 17th December 6:00pm ST GILES' CHURCH CAROL SERVICE (Church)  
Saturday 27th January 2018
BURNS NIGHT SUPPER (Memorial Hall). This popular night of whisky, haggis and poetry, to be repeated again by the Bell Ringers. Celebrate the birthday of Scotland’s greatest poet. A date for your 2018 diaries!  Click for details.

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