What's On - Village Events Calendar

We endeavour to publicise local events and are always pleased to be contacted with details. Helmdon Parish Council cannot accept any responsibility for external information provided nor any web-links. CLICK ON A CALENDAR ENTRY to see details. If details have BLUE heading then click on heading for 'More Details' or 'Contact Us' page. See also 'Local News' for events outside Helmdon.

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Village Café & Post Office, Reading Room 10:00 - 12:00

Tue, 01 Jun 2021 10:00

The Village Café in the Reading Room (20 Church Street) opens Tuesdays between 10am and midday for refreshments and a chance to catch up with news from other residents and visitors. As at September 2019, prices are: Tea or Coffee £1; Slice of Cake £1; Soft drink with Biscuit or Savoury £1.

There will be Social Distancing and a requirement to wear a face covering on entering and leaving the Reading Rooms.

All customers will be served at their table.

For those requiring internet or mobile phone services while enjoying their refreshments, super-fast broadband internet is available and free (WiFi service provided by Tove Valley Broadband). For those who prefer printed reading material, book swap is available in smaller (committee) room - Due to the Reading Room's one-way system, it may be easier to do book swap first. Click here for more information about Book Swap & DVD Loan facility.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: Café

Book Swap / DVD Loan - Reading Room 10.00 - 12.00

Tue, 01 Jun 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Face coverings to be worn (unless exempt).
  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • No more than two persons (or one household/bubble) at a time to ensure appropriate social distancing.
  • Please contact: Morag Underwood for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 03 Jun 2021 13:45

Helmdon Health Walks leave from outside the Reading Room every Thursday at 1.45pm.
The walk is up to 3 miles and finishes at the Reading Room.
All welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

Venue:
Start/Finish at Reading Room
Contact:
Roger Miles

Book Swap / DVD Loan - Reading Room, 2pm till 4pm

Thu, 03 Jun 2021 15:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Face coverings to be worn (unless exempt).
  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • No more than two persons (or one household/bubble) at a time to ensure appropriate social distancing.
  • Please contact: Morag Underwood for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Book Swap / DVD Loan - Reading Room 10.00 - 12.00

Sat, 05 Jun 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Face coverings to be worn (unless exempt).
  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • No more than two persons (or one household/bubble) at a time to ensure appropriate social distancing.
  • Please contact: Morag Underwood for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Book Swap / DVD Loan - Reading Room 10.00 - 12.00

Tue, 08 Jun 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Face coverings to be worn (unless exempt).
  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • No more than two persons (or one household/bubble) at a time to ensure appropriate social distancing.
  • Please contact: Morag Underwood for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Village Café & Post Office, Reading Room 10:00 - 12:00

Tue, 08 Jun 2021 11:00

The Village Café in the Reading Room (20 Church Street) opens Tuesdays between 10am and midday for refreshments and a chance to catch up with news from other residents and visitors. As at September 2019, prices are: Tea or Coffee £1; Slice of Cake £1; Soft drink with Biscuit or Savoury £1.

There will be Social Distancing and a requirement to wear a face covering on entering and leaving the Reading Rooms.

All customers will be served at their table.

For those requiring internet or mobile phone services while enjoying their refreshments, super-fast broadband internet is available and free (WiFi service provided by Tove Valley Broadband). For those who prefer printed reading material, book swap is available in smaller (committee) room - Due to the Reading Room's one-way system, it may be easier to do book swap first. Click here for more information about Book Swap & DVD Loan facility.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: Café

Parents & Tots - St Mary Magdalene - 10am till midday

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 11:00

We are delighted to announce that Parents and Tots is running again in the church on Thursdays 10am - 12 noon, during school term.
Safety precautions will be followed. Masks to be worn by all adults and hand sanitizer to be used on entering the church. Looking forward to seeing parents and carers with the children.
Ann Smith

Please click here or heading above for more information

Venue:
St Mary Magdalene
Contact:
Ann Smith

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 13:45

Helmdon Health Walks leave from outside the Reading Room every Thursday at 1.45pm.
The walk is up to 3 miles and finishes at the Reading Room.
All welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

Venue:
Start/Finish at Reading Room
Contact:
Roger Miles

Book Swap / DVD Loan - Reading Room, 2pm till 4pm

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 15:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Face coverings to be worn (unless exempt).
  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • No more than two persons (or one household/bubble) at a time to ensure appropriate social distancing.
  • Please contact: Morag Underwood for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Post Office - 2pm till 4pm - Reading Room

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 15:00

Post Office open Thursdays - 2pm till 4pm - Helmdon Reading Room, 20 Church Street.

Please click here (or above heading) for more information

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Planning Committee meeting

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 20:00

Meeting of the Planning Committee.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk
Agenda:
Agenda, Planning, 2021-06-10 (PDF, 177 Kb)

Helmdon Presents: The Perfect Candidate. 7:10pm for 7:30pm

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 19:30

The Perfect Candidate (2019) Drama; 104 mins; PG (with Subtitles)

A determined young Saudi doctor's surprise run for office in the local city elections sweeps up her family and community as they struggle to accept their town's first female candidate.

Film starts at 7.30, Refreshments available from 7:10. Guests welcome for £3.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Book Swap / DVD Loan - Reading Room 10.00 - 12.00

Sat, 12 Jun 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Face coverings to be worn (unless exempt).
  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • No more than two persons (or one household/bubble) at a time to ensure appropriate social distancing.
  • Please contact: Morag Underwood for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Book Swap / DVD Loan - Reading Room 10.00 - 12.00

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Face coverings to be worn (unless exempt).
  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • No more than two persons (or one household/bubble) at a time to ensure appropriate social distancing.
  • Please contact: Morag Underwood for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Village Café & Post Office, Reading Room 10:00 - 12:00

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 11:00

The Village Café in the Reading Room (20 Church Street) opens Tuesdays between 10am and midday for refreshments and a chance to catch up with news from other residents and visitors. As at September 2019, prices are: Tea or Coffee £1; Slice of Cake £1; Soft drink with Biscuit or Savoury £1.

There will be Social Distancing and a requirement to wear a face covering on entering and leaving the Reading Rooms.

All customers will be served at their table.

For those requiring internet or mobile phone services while enjoying their refreshments, super-fast broadband internet is available and free (WiFi service provided by Tove Valley Broadband). For those who prefer printed reading material, book swap is available in smaller (committee) room - Due to the Reading Room's one-way system, it may be easier to do book swap first. Click here for more information about Book Swap & DVD Loan facility.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: Café

Parents & Tots - St Mary Magdalene - 10am till midday

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 11:00

We are delighted to announce that Parents and Tots is running again in the church on Thursdays 10am - 12 noon, during school term.
Safety precautions will be followed. Masks to be worn by all adults and hand sanitizer to be used on entering the church. Looking forward to seeing parents and carers with the children.
Ann Smith

Please click here or heading above for more information

Venue:
St Mary Magdalene
Contact:
Ann Smith

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 13:45

Helmdon Health Walks leave from outside the Reading Room every Thursday at 1.45pm.
The walk is up to 3 miles and finishes at the Reading Room.
All welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

Venue:
Start/Finish at Reading Room
Contact:
Roger Miles

Book Swap / DVD Loan - Reading Room, 2pm till 4pm

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 15:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Face coverings to be worn (unless exempt).
  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • No more than two persons (or one household/bubble) at a time to ensure appropriate social distancing.
  • Please contact: Morag Underwood for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Post Office - 2pm till 4pm - Reading Room

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 15:00

Post Office open Thursdays - 2pm till 4pm - Helmdon Reading Room, 20 Church Street.

Please click here (or above heading) for more information

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Book Swap / DVD Loan - Reading Room 10.00 - 12.00

Sat, 19 Jun 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Face coverings to be worn (unless exempt).
  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • No more than two persons (or one household/bubble) at a time to ensure appropriate social distancing.
  • Please contact: Morag Underwood for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Book Swap / DVD Loan - Reading Room 10.00 - 12.00

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Face coverings to be worn (unless exempt).
  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • No more than two persons (or one household/bubble) at a time to ensure appropriate social distancing.
  • Please contact: Morag Underwood for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Village Café & Post Office, Reading Room 10:00 - 12:00

Tue, 22 Jun 2021 11:00

The Village Café in the Reading Room (20 Church Street) opens Tuesdays between 10am and midday for refreshments and a chance to catch up with news from other residents and visitors. As at September 2019, prices are: Tea or Coffee £1; Slice of Cake £1; Soft drink with Biscuit or Savoury £1.

There will be Social Distancing and a requirement to wear a face covering on entering and leaving the Reading Rooms.

All customers will be served at their table.

For those requiring internet or mobile phone services while enjoying their refreshments, super-fast broadband internet is available and free (WiFi service provided by Tove Valley Broadband). For those who prefer printed reading material, book swap is available in smaller (committee) room - Due to the Reading Room's one-way system, it may be easier to do book swap first. Click here for more information about Book Swap & DVD Loan facility.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: Café

Mother's Union Musical evening at St Mary Magdalen

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 19:00

An evening of music from the Church choir and local musicians. More details to follow nearer the time.

Venue:
St Marys Magdalene Church
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk

Parents & Tots - St Mary Magdalene - 10am till midday

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 11:00

We are delighted to announce that Parents and Tots is running again in the church on Thursdays 10am - 12 noon, during school term.
Safety precautions will be followed. Masks to be worn by all adults and hand sanitizer to be used on entering the church. Looking forward to seeing parents and carers with the children.
Ann Smith

Please click here or heading above for more information

Venue:
St Mary Magdalene
Contact:
Ann Smith

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 13:45

Helmdon Health Walks leave from outside the Reading Room every Thursday at 1.45pm.
The walk is up to 3 miles and finishes at the Reading Room.
All welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

Venue:
Start/Finish at Reading Room
Contact:
Roger Miles

Book Swap / DVD Loan - Reading Room, 2pm till 4pm

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 15:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Face coverings to be worn (unless exempt).
  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • No more than two persons (or one household/bubble) at a time to ensure appropriate social distancing.
  • Please contact: Morag Underwood for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Post Office - 2pm till 4pm - Reading Room

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 15:00

Post Office open Thursdays - 2pm till 4pm - Helmdon Reading Room, 20 Church Street.

Please click here (or above heading) for more information

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Helmdon Presents: Layer Cake. 7:10pm for 7:30pm

Fri, 25 Jun 2021 19:30

Layer Cake (2004) Action; Crime; Drama; 105 mins; 15

Starring Daniel Craig. A successful cocaine dealer gets two tough assignments from his boss on the eve of his planned early retirement.

Film starts at 7.30, Refreshments available from 7:10. Guests welcome for £3.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Helmdon Presents: Layer Cake. 7:10pm for 7:30pm

Fri, 25 Jun 2021 19:30

Layer Cake (2004) Action; Crime; Drama; 105 mins; 15

Starring Daniel Craig. A successful cocaine dealer gets two tough assignments from his boss on the eve of his planned early retirement.

Film starts at 7.30, Refreshments available from 7:10. Guests welcome for £3.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Book Swap / DVD Loan - Reading Room 10.00 - 12.00

Sat, 26 Jun 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Face coverings to be worn (unless exempt).
  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • No more than two persons (or one household/bubble) at a time to ensure appropriate social distancing.
  • Please contact: Morag Underwood for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 10am till midday - Reading Room

Tue, 29 Jun 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Face coverings to be worn (unless exempt).
  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • No more than two persons (or one household/bubble) at a time to ensure appropriate social distancing.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Village Café & Post Office, Reading Room 10:00 - 12:00

Tue, 29 Jun 2021 11:00

The Village Café in the Reading Room (20 Church Street) opens Tuesdays between 10am and midday for refreshments and a chance to catch up with news from other residents and visitors. As at September 2019, prices are: Tea or Coffee £1; Slice of Cake £1; Soft drink with Biscuit or Savoury £1.

There will be Social Distancing and a requirement to wear a face covering on entering and leaving the Reading Rooms.

All customers will be served at their table.

For those requiring internet or mobile phone services while enjoying their refreshments, super-fast broadband internet is available and free (WiFi service provided by Tove Valley Broadband). For those who prefer printed reading material, book swap is available in smaller (committee) room - Due to the Reading Room's one-way system, it may be easier to do book swap first. Click here for more information about Book Swap & DVD Loan facility.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: Café

Parents & Tots - St Mary Magdalene - 10am till midday

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 11:00

We are delighted to announce that Parents and Tots is running again in the church on Thursdays 10am - 12 noon, during school term.
Safety precautions will be followed. Masks to be worn by all adults and hand sanitizer to be used on entering the church. Looking forward to seeing parents and carers with the children.
Ann Smith

Please click here or heading above for more information

Venue:
St Mary Magdalene
Contact:
Ann Smith

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 13:45

Helmdon Health Walks leave from outside the Reading Room every Thursday at 1.45pm.
The walk is up to 3 miles and finishes at the Reading Room.
All welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

Venue:
Start/Finish at Reading Room
Contact:
Roger Miles

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 2pm till 4pm - Reading Room

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 15:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Face coverings to be worn (unless exempt).
  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • No more than two persons (or one household/bubble) at a time to ensure appropriate social distancing.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Post Office - 2pm till 4pm - Reading Room

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 15:00

Post Office open Thursdays - 2pm till 4pm - Helmdon Reading Room, 20 Church Street.

Please click here (or above heading) for more information

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood
Helmdon Presents... The Budapest Cafe Orchestra

Helmdon Presents... The Budapest Cafe Orchestra

Fri, 02 Jul 2021 19:30

The Budapest Cafe Orchestra will kick off the Helmdon Festival with an evening of eclectic music. They are a four-piece band touring extensively around Great Britain and we are the second venue on their tour! The BCO redeliver Balkan and Russian traditional gypsy and folk music in their own fresh surprising way. Admired for their artful distillations of masterpieces by the great Romantic composers.

"The music is magic in their hands." Sean Rafferty, BBC Radio 3

Tickets £16 from Morag : morag@msn.com

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 10am till midday - Reading Room

Sat, 03 Jul 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Face coverings to be worn (unless exempt).
  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • No more than two persons (or one household/bubble) at a time to ensure appropriate social distancing.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

HELMDON FESTIVAL, 10am - 2pm, 3 Venues

Sat, 03 Jul 2021 20:00

Helmdon Festival offers activities and entertainment for children & adults. Click here for more information (on www.helmdon.org.uk)

Venue:
Reading Room, Fat Landlord & School Playing Field
Contact:
Morag Underwood
Tags: Community