Social Programme 2021

Regular Events.  (West Grimstead Village )          ………………….

 

Library Mobile van:  1st Thursday in the month. Arrives 3.20-3.35pm in Greenfields and the Recreation Ground at 3.40pm to 3.55pm.    Please check for alterations to times and places here:  (  https://services.wiltshire.gov.uk/MobileLibrary/Library/Round/119)

Walking Group :  Once a month.Last  Monday or Weds in the month. At 10am. Walks start at West Grimstead Village Hall. Check Village Magazine for dates for more information.    Click Here for more information.

NEW: CIRCULAR FOOTPATH.  This has been completed and is regularly being maintained. Maps of the route are available in the map box at the beginning of the walk by the kissing gate at Hollands well. (Top of Chapel Hill)……………….

Play Reading Group:    Once a month -7.30pm. For more info Click Here: Dates to be found in Parish magazines .

“Family Drop In Coffee mornings” for everyone :   To raise funds for St. John’s  Church. Dates posted below.

Church Services:      For information    Click Here:

Tennis group:      Alderbury Tennis Courts, Old Road, Alderbury.   Club evenings are every Weds –  6pm until dusk, throughout summer. For further information contact : Hilary on  01722  711920 or Simon on 01722  710286. Ladies tennis- Tues am/ Mens tennis – Sat am.  New Players welcome...

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EVERY WEEK… in WG unless otherwise stated.

Guides/Brownies/Rainbows:   click here: for details.
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Scouts/Cubs/Beavers:            click here: for details.

DDMIX: ( Dance Fitness)        Every Monday. 9.30 am (07980 838708) in Hall.  email : natalie.marsh@mac.com

Line Dancing:                       Every Tuesday: 7.15-9pm: 7.15 beginners, 7.45 intermediate and improvers.  Everyone welcome.

Upholstery:                           Every Wednesday    9.30pm-4pm . Email : lushupholstery@gmail.com

Hatha Yoga:                          Every Wednesday 4.50-6pm.or6-7pm.     (Phone Stella on  710582) Email: stellaweir@live.com

PRE-SCHOOL  : (2-5yrs)       Monday -Friday at Alderbury & West Grimstead School from 7-45-6pm (711226)

LOCAL SCHOOL: (5-11yrs)    Mon-Frid at Alderbury & West Grimstead C.of E. Primary School.      Link to school:-  http://www.alderbury.wilts.sch.uk/

Recycling Batteries:    Please don’t forget that our local school is collecting used batteries which can earn funds for the school. The type of batteries which are suitable are those used for torches, clocks, calculators (cylindrical shaped batteries), but not tiny watch or round batteries. Please hand them in at the school or contact Janice Ford on 01722 710805.

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We now have a Village PETANQUE match ground at the West Grimstead playing field at the top of the village.  If you already have a set of boules come up and check it out!

We hope to arrange regular games of petanque throughout the year. If you are interested please contact Gwyn Doran on 710124.

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Your Village Hall Committee has planned the following events for the coming year, to raise funds towards a new Roof and ongoing refurbishments.…..

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2022 Programme.

25th March.  At 7.30pm in Village Hall.  Talk about “The walk on the Great Wall of China” by those raising funds for the Salisbury Hospital Stars Appeal. Light Buffet supper and Bar.   Ring 710805 to book & help with catering.

Thurs 14th April :   SKITTLES EVENING with ploughmans style Supper, BAR and RAFFLE . At 7.30 pm at Village Hall. Children welcome.   Entry: £8.50 payable  at the door. Please Ring 710805 to book your place by 7th April ,  to help with catering.

25th April  – Play Reading Group . 7.30pm WG village Hall. Ring 710124 for more info.

27th April – WG Walking Group 10am meet at WGvillage Hall. Ring Janice on 710805 or Gywnneth on 710124 for more info.

Celebration events for Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

3rd June – Jubilee Pop Up Pub and Pizza evening. Bar opens at 6,pm-and Pizzas from 6.30pm-8pm. Local beers etc..!

4th JUNE   Saturday:    Queen’s Platinum Jubilee- Family Coffee Morning from 10.30-12noon. Including Childrens Royal Style Fancy dress  to be judged at 11.30am. Games to play Tombola, craft stalls, cakes to purchase, Handmade cards and pottery.

Sat Sep  24th 10.30am-12noon- Autumn Family Drop In Coffee Morning. Everyone welcome. Table sales as usual , Tombola etc.

  Saturday 29 October-  Halloween Evening and Supper at 7.30pm. Dressing up welcomed.

Friday 18 November- Quiz Evening and Supper  at 7.30pm.

Sat. 3 Dec.   Christmas Family Drop In Coffee Morning . from  10.30am – 12.00 noon. Festive activities, Tables sales.Etc.

TREASURER: David Broughton, one of our committee members, has taken the position of our Treasurer following the resignation of Lin Shrapnell. May we say a big Thank You to Lin for all the hard work she has done during the years she was our Treasurer in keeping our accounts in order and Thank You to David for taking over from her.

2021

Social events beginning in September.

Sat 25th Sep: Family Drop In Coffee morning  From 10.30-12noon. Table sales, Tombola etc..

Saturday 30th October 6.30pm: Halloween Bonfire Night.

We’ve decided to put on a village bonfire night on Saturday 30th October 6.30pm (weather depending) at Broadmead Farm, Wind whistle Lane.

We’re also giving everyone a chance to come and pick a pumpkin in the daytime, we’re going to set up a donation/honesty box and any money raised will be donated to St Johns Church. If you’d like a pumpkin before then please don’t hesitate to get in contact with me. Refreshments will be available and please feel free to bring a guy along to go on the bonfire.  Please note there will NOT be any fireworks for any villagers worried about their pets.                        Regards Tim, Broadmead Farm.

Sat 4th Dec : Christmas Family  Drop in Coffee morning. 10.30- 12noon.  Table sales, fun activities ,card sales, etc.

Thurs 9th Dec:  Wreath Making evening- Booking essential. Limited places and a popular evening. email booking secretary.

June: Upholstery classes are now back in the Hall on wednesdays. Email Mel for information (lushupholstery@gmail.com)

Line Dancing is back in the Hall on Tuesday evenings.

2020

All events deferred until further notice.

Dates for The Walking group , all on Wednesdays at 10am from village hall, are as follows: 

26th Feb, 25th March, 29th April, 27th May, 24th June, 29th July, 30th Sep, 28th Oct, 25th Nov. ………….      Tel: 710124 or 710805 for more details.

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Saturday ,1st February :- SECRET SPITFIRES-FILM  at 7.30pm-  West Grimstead village Hall. Bar, Tea and coffee. Everyone welcome .  DONATIONES TO BE SHARED BETWEEN SPITFIRES AND S.D.H.STARS APPEAL.

Spring Family Drop In Coffee Morning: Saturday 14 March, 10.30am to 12.00noon

Saturday 25 May.:  Summer Fete

Saturday 13 June: Summer Family Drop In Coffee Morning: 10.30am to 12.00noon

Saturday 26 September:  Autumn Family Drop In Coffee Morning:  10.30am to 12.00noon

Saturday 5 December.  Christmas Family Drop In Coffee Morning:  10.30am to 12.00noon

 A Talk on the Walk on the Great Wall of China: Deferred to a later date.

Christmas Tree Lights Switch On.

December 12th.   Saturday  at 6pm.- 

Come and enjoy the start of Christmas in West Grimstead with the lighting of the Christmas Tree in front of St John’s Church.

Come and Enjoy the sparkle and sing some Christmas songs to welcome in the Festive Season .

Carol Service

22nd December at 6.30pm

This will be an outdoor event around the Christmas tree with carols and readings.

Please wrap up warm and bring your own chair and a hot drink if you wish.  

(If it is raining, this event will not take place)

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2019.

Drop in coffee mornings 2019:

For your Diaries- the following dates were agreed:

Saturday 16 March, Saturday 15 June, Saturday 21 September and Saturday 7 December.

Autumn/Winter

SEPTEMBER:

September 7th.   Coffee Morning   10.30-12 noon.

OCTOBER.

Sat 26th October- Quiz evening with supper and Bar. at 7.30pm. Village Hall. No team necessary just come along and join in.

DECEMBER:

Sat. 7th Dec. Christmas Drop in Family Coffee Morning  10.30-12 noon.

Monday 16th December – Christmas Wreath/garland making evening at 7.30pm. (Now full)

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Watch this space for further details.

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If you have an idea or suggestion for an event in our Village hall please let us know!

email: webmanager@westgrimsteadvillagehall.co.uk

Please make a note in your diaries NOW!