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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Helmdon Village Café & Post Office - 10am to Midday - Reading Room

Tue, 26 Feb 2019 12:00

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 October 2018, prices are £1 for Tea or Coffee, and 75p for a slice of cake. Biscuits and juice drinks are also available.

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, the Café now has a paperback book-swap table.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: Café, P.O.

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 28 Feb 2019 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 for tea and cake. All welcome.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

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

Helmdon Post Office - Reading Room 2-4pm

Thu, 28 Feb 2019 16:00

Helmdon Post Office in the Reading Room, Church Street, 2pm-4pm.
Click on heading for more information.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
tba
Tags: P.O.

Pancake Breakfast in The Reading Room 9.30 - 11.30

Sat, 02 Mar 2019 16:46

Join us for a Pancake Breakfast in The Reading Room. Pancakes served from 9.30 to 11.30. Sweet and Savoury choices.

Adults £4.00 / Children £2.00 / Family £12.00

Ticket price includes two pancakes and a drink

Tickets from: Bill & Judith Elkington, Ann Smith, Jenny Saunders, Niki Phillips

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Bill & Judith Elkington, Ann Smith, Jenny Saunders, Niki Philips

Helmdon Village Café & Post Office - 10am to Midday - Reading Room

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 12:00

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 October 2018, prices are £1 for Tea or Coffee, and 75p for a slice of cake. Biscuits and juice drinks are also available.

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, the Café now has a paperback book-swap table.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: Café

Parents and Tots, at Church, 10am - Midday

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 12:00

Parents and Tots is open on first Thursday of the month, until Easter, from 10am until 12 o'clock.

We shall be in church from 9.30 setting up if it suits any body to come earlier straight from Acorns or school.

Venue:
St Mary Magdalene, Helmdon
Contact:
Ann Smith

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 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 for tea and cake. All welcome.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

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

Helmdon Post Office - Reading Room 2-4pm

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 16:00

Helmdon Post Office in the Reading Room, Church Street, 2pm-4pm.
Click on heading for more information.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
tba
Tags: P.O.

Helmdon Fellowship - Talk and Tea

Fri, 08 Mar 2019 14:00

Helmdon Fellowship meeting in the Reading Room

14.00 - 16.30

Talk 'Ladies in pigs ' followed by tea

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
barbarambuxton@gmail.com

Children's Film Event - Isle of Dogs (PG)

Sun, 10 Mar 2019 14:30

Helmdon Presents: Children's Film Event

We will be showing the animated film Isle of Dogs (PG), a story set in a dystopian Japan, where all dogs have been banished to Trash Island and a young boy sets off to find and rescue his dog. This is a stylish film directed by Wes Anderson and will definitely appeal to older children? and grown ups too!

£2 per child including a drink and snack (adults are free and get a tea/coffee)

Please note, this film is rated PG, but more guidance can be found in the Parents Guide here: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5104604/parentalguide?ref_=tt_stry_pg

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Emma Gray

Summer Play Auditions

Sun, 10 Mar 2019 19:30

Auditions for the Bridge Players summer play will be taking place on Sunday 10th March 2019 at 7:30pm in The Reading Room. This year our plays are based on a war theme.

If you fancy treading the boards we would love to see you there! We are also after backstage crew, help with set/costume and more! We are always after new members to join our growing team! If you are interested then please get in touch. For more information or details please contact Robert Duncombe (hello@robertduncombe.com) or visit the contact us page.

Venue:
Helmdon Reading Room
Contact:
Robert Duncombe (hello@robertduncombe.com)

Helmdon Village Café & Post Office - 10am to Midday - Reading Room

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 12:00

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 October 2018, prices are £1 for Tea or Coffee, and 75p for a slice of cake. Biscuits and juice drinks are also available.

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, the Café now has a paperback book-swap table.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: Café, P.O.

WI Meeting - Guest Speaker David West "Iceland- Land of Fire and Ice"

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:30

Starts at 7.30 pm - All Welcome

Competition: A glass item

Refreshments: Audrey and Carol

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Vanessa Vicars
Tags: WI

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 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 for tea and cake. All welcome.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

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

Helmdon Post Office - Reading Room 2-4pm

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 16:00

Helmdon Post Office in the Reading Room, Church Street, 2pm-4pm.
Click on heading for more information.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
tba
Tags: P.O.

Intervillage Quiz 7:00pm for 7:15pm start

Sat, 16 Mar 2019 19:15

Your parish team of five battle it out over 5 rounds to find the brainiest parish!

£10 per head for the quiz and meal (provided by Annie's Pantry).

Join us on Saturday 16th March 2019
At 7.00pm for 7.15pm start
Helmdon Reading Room

Tickets from Church Wardens

Venue:
Helmdon Reading Room
Contact:
Wiggy Smith or Bill Elkington

Helmdon Village Café & Post Office - 10am to Midday - Reading Room

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 12:00

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 October 2018, prices are £1 for Tea or Coffee, and 75p for a slice of cake. Biscuits and juice drinks are also available.

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, the Café now has a paperback book-swap table.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: Café, P.O.

Womens Club - Quiz

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 19:30

Our annual Quiz with John Coatsworth

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Danielle Jackson

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 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 for tea and cake. All welcome.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

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

Helmdon Post Office - Reading Room 2-4pm

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 16:00

Helmdon Post Office in the Reading Room, Church Street, 2pm-4pm.
Click on heading for more information.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
tba
Tags: P.O.

Helmdon Village Café & Post Office - 10am to Midday - Reading Room

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 12:00

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 October 2018, prices are £1 for Tea or Coffee, and 75p for a slice of cake. Biscuits and juice drinks are also available.

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, the Café now has a paperback book-swap table.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: Café, P.O.

Planning Committee meeting

Tue, 26 Mar 2019 19:00

Meeting of the Planning Committee - all welcome to attend.

Venue:
Committee Room, Reading Room
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk
Agenda:
Agenda, Planning, 2019-03-26 (MS Word, 76 Kb)
Minutes:
Minutes, Planning, 2019-03-26 (MS Word, 79 Kb)

Parish Council Main Meeting

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 19:30

A full meeting of the Parish Council - all members of the public are welcome.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
parishcouncil@helmdon.com
Agenda:
Agenda, Main, 2019-03-27 (PDF, 216 Kb)
Minutes:
Minutes, Full Council, 2019-03-27 (PDF, 710 Kb)
Documents:
Finance Report, Full Council, 2019-03-27 (PDF, 400 Kb)

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 28 Mar 2019 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 for tea and cake. All welcome.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

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

Helmdon Post Office - Reading Room 2-4pm

Thu, 28 Mar 2019 16:00

Helmdon Post Office in the Reading Room, Church Street, 2pm-4pm.
Click on heading for more information.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
tba
Tags: P.O.

Coffee Morning - Aid for Africa at Helmdon School Hall 9:45-10:45am

Fri, 29 Mar 2019 09:45

We are holding a coffee morning on Friday the 29th March at 9.45 am to support those affected by Cyclone Idai in southern Africa.

All are welcome to come along - contributions of cakes would be gratefully received.

Click on heading above for poster by Year 2

Venue:
Helmdon School Hall
Contact:
Helmdon School
Tags: School

Coffee Morning - Aid for Africa at Helmdon School 9:45-10:45am

Fri, 29 Mar 2019 10:45

We are holding a coffee morning on Friday the 29th March at 9.45 am to support those affected by Cyclone Idai in southern Africa.

All are welcome to come along - contributions of cakes would be gratefully received.

Click on heading above for poster by Year 2

Venue:
Helmdon School Hall
Contact:
www.helmdonprimaryschool.com
Tags: School

Afternoon Tea for over 60's

Sat, 30 Mar 2019 13:00

For further details, see the News Item posted on 16th March (Click on blue heading above)

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Sharon Foulkes 07841 874915 or fstorer123@btinternet.com
Tags: Community