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Chess for Children

Haslingfield Kings and Queens Chess Club.  
 For children aged 6-13: drop in to play chess  in Haslingfield Methodist Church at 5.00pm on July 6th, 20th and 30th .  £2 per session.

From September the club will meet in the school on Thursdays at 5.00pm, during term time.

For more information contact  Simon Jackson 
Simonandsue2@btinternet.com

Community Bake Up on Well House Meadow

Saturday 10 June from 9.00 am, baking 11.00 am until 1.00 pm
Free!
 Bring your own bread or scone doughCoffee, tea and beverages will be available. This is traditionally a happy, very social occasion with people sharing if so inclined.  If you want to be involved in firing up the oven, the team will welcome you to the Bake House at 9:00AM.  For more information contact:
Roger Willcocks: 01223 870100
/ rwwillcocks@hotmail.com

Next Village Society Talk

On Tuesday 23rd May 2017 at 8.00pm in Haslingfield Village Hall, Jenny Oxley, Curator/Manager of Royston Museum will talk on Royston Tapestry and the History of Royston and its Museum”.   Read more

Poetry Evening

Haslingfield Little Theatre is holding Poetry Evening at Haslingfield Village Hall on Friday 28th April, starting at 7:30pm, cost £1. Please do come along and support us. We will be sitting round cafe-style tables, so bring your own drink, nibbles will be provided and enjoy listening to some poetry.

Next Film Club Evening

The next Film Club meeting will be on Friday 5th May 2017 at 7.30pm.  We shall meet in Haslingfield Methodist Church Rooms.  Admission is free.  Film running time 91 min. Certificate: 12+.  We break for tea, coffee and biscuits, half way through.  ‘Hard of hearing’ subtitles will be used.

Bake House Openings this Summer

Summertime and the Haslingfield Wellhouse Meadow is a lovely place to visit.  It is available to enjoy for all, including dogs, and a safe place for children. Why not come when the Bake House on the meadow is open with a display of the large photo archive of the village available to view?  The Village Society is there from 10 AM until 12 Noon on these dates: Saturdays – 13 May, 8 July, 12 August, 9 September.   

Environment Working Party

Next working party will be on Sunday 14th May at 14.00.  We have decided to walk the footpaths of the village, armed with secateurs.  We will meet at the Pavilion to start our walk.  All villagers are welcome to join us, with children too.

Please contact Jay Cole 870688 or jaythevamper@btinternet.com for further details. Many thanks to the hardworking volunteers, and those who provide refreshments along the way – an unexpected bonus of the work. Read more

Easter Activities at the Methodist Church

Maundy Thursday Service at 7.30pm led by Revd Dr Michael Wilson
 
Good Friday Service at 10.00am led by Revd Alison Walker
 
Easter Sunday Activities
6.00am Early Morning Service on Barrington Hill with the Parish Church
8.00-9.30am Full cooked breakfast.  Everyone welcome.
10.00am Easter Day Communion Service led by Revd Alison Walker
No evening service

Next Village Society Talk

The Gurkha Welfare Trust is the leading Gurkha charity.  The Trust aims to provide welfare to enable Gurkha ex-servicemen, their dependents and their communities to live with dignity, primarily in Nepal but increasingly in the UK and elsewhere.  The welfare includes developmental, medical, financial and advisory aspects of life.

Speaker, Mike Thorp of Haslingfield,  served with the Gurkha for over 12 years in the Far East, Cyprus and the UK, and is a founder member of the Gurkha Army Service Corps.  The talk will be given in  Haslingfield Village Hall on Tuesday, 18th April at 8:00PM, .  Everyone is very welcome.  Members and 16 and under free.  Visitors £2.50 .