What's On - Village Events Calendar

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

Tue, 30 Apr 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

The Great Weston 5 mile run and Weston May Day Fair

Mon, 06 May 2019 10:00

Date: Monday 6th May 2019

Organiser: Derek Boughton - Race Organiser

Event: Great Weston 5

Time: 10.00 am

Venue: Weston

Details: The Great Weston 5 mile run - resurrected for 2019! Followed by Weston May Day Fair.

Venue:
Weston
Contact:
greatweston5@live.co.uk

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

Tue, 07 May 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

WI Meeting - Guest Speaker Barry Watson "The Agony and The Ecstasy of a Canal Hotel Boater"

Wed, 08 May 2019 19:30

Starts at 7.30 pm

"The Agony and The Ecstacy of a Canal Hotel Boater" with guest speaker Barry Watson

Competition: A canal ware item

Refreshments: Jenny L, Pam J and Sue G

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Vanessa Vicars

(Helmdon Post Office NOT open today)

Thu, 09 May 2019 12:00

NOTE THAT POST OFFICE WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE TODAY

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

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 09 May 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

Finance Committee meeting

Thu, 09 May 2019 20:00

Meeting of the Finance Committee.

Venue:
Committee Room, Reading Room
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk
Agenda:
Agenda, Finance, 2019-05-09 (PDF, 98 Kb)
Minutes:
Minutes, Finance, 2019-05-09 (PDF, 495 Kb)
The Astwell Pie Challenge at Helmdon Reading Room, 7:15pm

The Astwell Pie Challenge at Helmdon Reading Room, 7:15pm

Sat, 11 May 2019 19:15

The Astwell Pie Challenge

£5 for pie entrants £10 for spectators. Tickets available from Sheena Warren (see poster) or Bill Elkington. Tickets also available on the door.

Licensed bar & pie making demo. Proceeds to Astwell Benefice.

CLICK ON HEADING above for more information (poster).

Venue:
Reading Room, Church Street
Contact:
Bill Elkington or Sheena Warren (see poster)

Helmdon Fellowship trip to Windsor

Mon, 13 May 2019 09:30

Helmdon Fellowship trip to Windsor
Leave at 9.30 am
Members £10 Visitors £12

Venue:
See description above
Contact:
Carol Brookhouse

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

Tue, 14 May 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

Women's Club - "Death in Our Garden"

Wed, 15 May 2019 19:30

"Death in Our Garden" - Poisonous Plants myths and magic - Mike Brown warns that these plants may be growing in your garden

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Danielle Jackson

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 16 May 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, 16 May 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.

Mamma Mia 2 - Film Showing at Helmdon Church

Fri, 17 May 2019 19:30

Come and enjoy watching Mamma Mia 2 shown on the big screen at Helmdon Church. 7 for 7:30pm

Buffet Supper, Bar and Raffle

Tickets £10 (proceeds to the church)

Venue:
Helmdon Church
Contact:
Bill Elkington

Summer Evening Walks

Mon, 20 May 2019 19:00

The Summer Walks programme starts on 20 May. Walks start at 7pm from the Pub, returning 9pm

Venue:
The Fat landlord
Contact:
Roger Miles

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

Tue, 21 May 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

Parish Council Annual Meeting

Wed, 22 May 2019 19:30

Combined Annual and Ordinary meeting of the Parish Council. Helmdon Reading Room, 7:30pm - all welcome.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk
Agenda:
Agenda, Annual, 2019-05-22 (PDF, 141 Kb)
Documents:
Finance Report, Full Council, 2019-05-22 (PDF, 392 Kb)

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 23 May 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 NOT open today)

Thu, 23 May 2019 16:00

NOTE THAT POST OFFICE WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE TODAY

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

Helmdon Presents..."Leave no trace"

Fri, 24 May 2019 19:10

We showing "Leave no Trace"... hailed as one of the best film's of 2018.

A father and his thirteen year-old daughter are living an ideal existence in a vast urban park in Portland, Oregon, when a small mistake derails their lives forever.

Take a look at this trailer: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3892172/videoplayer/vi1901508633?ref_=vp_pl_0

A powerful film from the director of "A Winter's Bones".

Film starts at 7.30 and lasts 1 hour 44 mins. Refreshments available from 7:10pm . Guests welcome for £3. Certificate 12.

Look forward to seeing you there

Venue:
Reading Room, Helmdon
Contact:
under.wood@btinternet.com

Summer Evening Walk

Mon, 27 May 2019 19:00

Evening walk to Shortgrove Wood and back via the Astwell track. Meet outside the Pub at 7pm

Venue:
Start at the Fat landlord
Contact:
Phillip Ward

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

Tue, 28 May 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

Planning Committee meeting

Wed, 29 May 2019 20:30

Meeting of the Planning Committee. This is a public meeting, all are welcome.

Venue:
Committee Room, Reading Room
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk
Agenda:
Agenda, Planning, 2019-05-29 (PDF, 327 Kb)

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 30 May 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, 30 May 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.