FORTHCOMING EVENTS:

To add events to this page please email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

(These events are organised by or for churches).

   

 
 
For a programme of courses, retreats and events and Hilfield Friary,
 
please go to their website on the Links page.
 
Please scroll down to find out what is happening.
 
For Services, please go to the Services page.
 

***************************
 
ANNOUNCEMENT
 
 

ST HIPPOLYTUS CHURCH, RYME INTRINSECA

TEXTILE RECYCLING

 

All clean/wearable clothes,bags,belts,hats & shoes (tied together) most welcome. Towels,blankets, bedlinen & soft toys too , but please NO Duvets,pillows,curtains or pieces of material. NO RAGS.

Please leave in bags in church porch where they will be collected daily or call Gilly Wilson 01935 872 982 if you need other help.

 
 
***************************

 

 

Tuesday July 11th 2017 at 7.30 pm

 

Methodist Church, Yetminster

 

An intimate evening of poetry reading and reflection

 

from one of England's finest poet priests

 

the Reverend Dr. Malcolm Guite

 

Malcolm is Chaplain of Girton College, Cambridge University.

 

He will be talking about Seamus Heanery and George Herbert.

 

Free Entry. Drinks afterwards.

 


***************************

 

 St Mary Magdalene Church, Thornford

 

 

Flower Festival: 14 - 16 July, 2 - 5pm daily.


Tea, coffee and cakes in the school hall, local art exhibition, flower arranging display

and an organ recital.

 

 

All proceeds to MIND mental health charity and Thornford Church.

 

***************************

 

 

YETMINSTER 15TH JULY 10.30AM  - 1PM

 

 

 150717YetminsterOpen-Garden

 

 

***************************

 
 
70th Chetnole Fete and Flower Show 
 
On Saturday 5 August between 2 and 4:30 pm at the field next to the Village Hall.  
 
As well as the traditional Flower and Produce Marquee
 
there will be a range of stalls and
 
sideshows, such as:  circus skills,  tombola, white elephant, coconut shy, the human fruit
 
machine, plant stalls, craft stalls, and many more.  
 
Flower Show schedules are available at the Chetnole Inn.
 
Also a children’s fancy dress competition at 2:30, Children’s races,  
 
and a Fun Dog Show at 3:30 with 6 classes.
 
 
The Chetnole Community Choir will sing, along with live music during the afternoon from
 
‘Word Gets Out’. 
 
Cream teas in the village hall, a Pimms stall, ice creams and the chippy van. 
 
£1 for adults, children free
 
Proceeds in aid of various charities and St Peter's Church, Chetnole
 
 
***************************
 
MOTHERS' UNION MARY SUMNER DAY
 
Wednesday 9th August
 
at St Andrew's Church, Leigh
 
Come and join us for a family fun morning at Leigh Church to celebrate Mary Sumner Day 
 
and to enjoy learning about the Living Churchyward Project.
 
10am Mothers' Union Service
 
10.30am Tea and Cakes
 
10.45am Living Churchyard Projects:
 
Building a Bug Hotel
 
Nature Trail and Art Activities
 
12 noon Family picnic: bring a pinic and relax (in the sun?).
 
Please feel free to join us for all or part of the morning.
 
 
***************************
 
St Michael's Church, Beer Hackett
 
 
Friday 11th  August
 
 
6:30pm - 8:30pm
 

Wine & CHEESE PARTY

 

To be held at Church Farm, Beer Hackett,

 

Kindly hosted by Alastair and Cecilia Goodlad.

 

Tickets £5 at the gate.

 

To include a finger buffet and glass of wine.

 
 
Cheese
 

Raffle prizes  (prize donations welcome)

 

All proceeds towards the upkeep of

 

St. Michael’s Church, Beer Hackett.

 
 
***************************

 

 

CAUNDLE MARSH

 

Come to our FAMILY BBQ
                                 
on SATURDAY 12th AUGUST from 6 to 9 pm
                           
at WESTHAYES FARM, CAUNDLE MARSH DT9 5JT
                               
Adult Ticket £10  Child £5  Under 5's Free
                                       
to include food and a drink
                             
 
Available from James Hiscock 01963 23712 and
                               
Ken Loder 01935 813967
                         
 
Bring family and friends for an enjoyable evening
                           
This event will be held inside if wet
 
 
Proceeds in Aid of Caundle Marsh Parish Church
 
 
***************************
St Andrew’s Church, Yetminster September 16th 
 
 
7.00pm
 
 concert
 

 

When Autumn Leaves Start to Fall

A Concert to herald the coming of Autumn. Music from all

ages for all to enjoy.

 
***************************

 

SATURDAY 25th NOVEMBER

 

in aid of BATCOMBE CHURCH

 

Auction of Promises at Leigh Village Hall

 

Details to come

 

 

***************************

St Andrew’s Church, Yetminster September 16th – 7.00pm

 

 

When Autumn Leaves Start to Fall

A Concert to herald the coming of Autumn. Music from all ages for all to enjoy.