Tuesday 16 October, Haslingfield Village Hall, 8:00 PM
Peter Hains will take us on a virtual tour of Cambridge, pointing out key points of interest from a literary point of view. Cambridge has a rich heritage in terms of authors, playwrights and poets and we will hear about many of them, including some readings from their works. Peter is a Haslingfield resident, a qualified Cambridge tour-guide, a retired English teacher and Headteacher, and an excellent speaker.
The Next Film Club meeting will be held on Friday 12th October 2018 at 7.30pm. We shall meet in Haslingfield Methodist Church Rooms. Admission is free. Running time 119 min. Certificate: 15. We break for tea, coffee and biscuits half way through. ‘Hard of hearing’ subtitles will be used. subtitles will be used. Read more
The new season of Haslingfield Village Society talks begins with one of the Society’s favourite speakers, Michael Coles, who will speak about “Further Travels in India – Weaving about in Gujarat.” Few overseas visitors make their way to the state of Gujarat. This is the State of Mahatma Gandhi, where he encouraged craft skills and started his non-violence journey to independence. Gujarat is in parts densely populated but elsewhere a desert, and the home for many people making exquisite textiles. This talk will take us from the big cities, through the villages, to the Arabian Sea. Tuesday, 18th September 2018, 8:00 PM, Haslingfield Village Hall.
Everyone is very welcome to any of our events and meetings. Members and youngsters are free. A small charge is made for visitors.
The first Film Club meeting of the new season will be held on Friday 14th September 2018 at 7.30pm. We shall meet in Haslingfield Methodist Church Rooms. Admission is free. Film running time 107 min, Certificate: 12+. We break for tea, coffee and biscuits half way through. ‘Hard of hearing’ subtitles will be used. Read more
On 22, 23 and 24 November we will be performing the panto Cinderella. If you are interested in being involved, do come along to the read-through of the script on 19 July, 7.30 pm and the auditions on 26 July, 7.30 pm – both taking place at the Village Hall.
As well as cast, we will also be welcoming potential production team members – for more info. please contact Terry at: email@example.com and/or read about all our production team roles here.
The Haslingfield Choir is a friendly and committed choir which enjoys singing together and producing performances to be proud of.
Their next event is the “COME AND SING” on Sunday 15 July, with rehearsal at 12 noon and the concert at 5pm. More details of the choir are on their new website.
Calling all bakers! Haslingfield School’s Summer Fair is this Saturday, 23rd June, from 11am – 2pm. There will be a Victoria Sponge Bake Off competition at 12.30pm, no need to pre-enter just turn up with a cake and our expert judges will taste it. We’ll be auctioning off the 3 best cakes (minus a slice). The children’s Bake Off is for any cakes they’d like to bake. Read more
Haslingfield Little Theatre performed RolePlay by Alan Ayckbourn at Haslingfield Village Hall this May.
To see the show photos on their website, please click here
Come along to the Methodist Church anytime between 8.45 and 11,30am next Tuesday 12 June and enjoy freshly-made coffee, croissants, cakes or biscuits. You can also learn more about visual impairment and the help you can get from CamSight.
If you haven’t been before, do come along. You would be very welcome.
Haslingfield Little Theatre’s next show will be the pantomime, Cinderella, which is being performed on 22, 23 & 24 November. If you are interested in being part of this exciting production, on-stage or in our Production Team, please click Read more
The annual collection for CamSight takes place in Haslingfield throughout the month of June. CamSight helps people of all ages who have visual impairment and offers them much needed help to face the future.
We do hope you will be able to support this very worthwhile charity. NB If you are a tax payer, your donation can be increased by 25p in each pound if you Gift Aid it. Read more
…But maybe you have a sneaking interest in how all that theatre stuff gets put together. We may just have the answer.
In June, we are running two complimentary Skills Workshops for people interested in being in our Production Team for future shows. You will learn about Theatrical Costumes, Make-up, Props, Lighting, Sound and Back-stage. Read more
Haslingfield Little Theatre’s production of the wonderful comedy, RolePlay is on tonight (Thursday) at Haslingfield Village Hall. There will be some tickets available at the door for this performance: £10/£7 concessions (under 16s/over 65s). Doors open at 7.00 pm, and curtain up is at 7.45 pm. Also available at: www.haslingfieldlittletheatre.co.uk until 6.00 pm.
NB Friday performance is sold out, and only 19 tickets left for Saturday (at the time of writing).
REMINDER: At tonight’s Film Club (Friday 11th May 2018) at 7.30pm we shall meet in Haslingfield Methodist Church Rooms. Admission is free. Running time 112 min. Certificate: 12+. We break for tea, coffee and biscuits half way through. ‘Hard of hearing’ subtitles will be used.
To avoid having a fixed charge for the evening we have opted (for copyright reasons) not to advertise details of the films on notice boards, the web site or in the Church and Village Magazine. As an alternative we ask for a voluntary donation of from £3 each to cover cost of refreshments and use of the premises. Please invite friends and let me know if there are others who would like to be included on the email list.