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5th Welcombe Lunch Club , Village Hall cancelled
Sunday 1st April 9.30am Easter Sunday Service at St Nectan’s Welcombe
8th Meddon & Welcombe WI Village Hall 7.30pm
1st Children’s playgroup visit to Nectans Meadow
Full details of events at Meddon Village Hall, Keep Fit, Pilates , Morsbagging etc can be found on the Meddon website: www.meddonvillagehall.btck.co.uk
Please find collection boxes in the back of the church or please give to Sheila Wade, Helen Bence or Lynda Yeomans for these very good causes
Weekly Events :
Monday Bell-ringing at the Church from 7.30-9pm
The Mobile Library is only monthly now, & is at the Smithy 1445-1530 on the third Tuesday, timetable on the County Council website
Our next quarterly collection is for water aid. Please give to this very worthy charity, please see posters, leaflets and collection box in church transit or give to church wardens or Lynda
Games & Skittles Evenings
The Games & Skittles Evenings will be held in Welcombe Village Hall from 7.00 to 9.00 pm. and are open to any youngsters aged between 9 and 15 years. The games include table tennis, pool, skittles, table football and card games. The forthcoming dates are: Saturdays 17th March, 14th April, 12th May
There is a small charge of £2 to cover the hire of the hall and refreshments.
The youngsters are welcome to bring a friend and any card games.
Diana Holdaway (01288 331252)
Balanced Beekeeping For All With Phil Chandler
March 24th - 25th 2018
At Welcombe Village Hall and Nectan’s Meadow Apiary
North Devon, UK
This weekend will be for beekeeping beginners, people wanting to convert to more natural methods and for top bar beekeepers to extend their skills. £95 including a simple lunch each day and refreshments
Please call Sue or Mick on 01288 331700 or email email@example.com to book
Atlantic Coast Friends of the Bees
We are holding another Top Bar Beekeeping course here at Nectan’s Meadow & in the Village Hall with Phil Chandler teaching.
24th & 25th March 2018 10am – 4.30pm £95 including refreshments and a simple lunch each day.
It’s almost fully booked with just one place left. Sue & Mick 01288 331700
Welcombe Outdoor Adventures – Half Term week (instead of toddler group).
Atlantic Coast Friends of the Bees & Welcombe Children’s Group present:
Children’s Apiary visit to Nectan’s Meadow.
Friday 1st June 10am – 1pm
£2 per child to cover materials, a drink and a biscuit.
Tea and biscuits provided for the adults too. Fun for all age children (and adults too).
Come and see our bees through viewing windows in the hives.
See them flying off to collect pollen and nectar and returning to their hives.
Learn about honey, wax and the other products bees make. Learn what you can do to help the bees.
Make your own candle and bee to take home.
Please don’t come if you or your child has a known allergy to bee stings. Please bring long sleeved clothing, trousers, gloves and socks. Protective veils provided.
We will be taking small groups of 4 – 6 to the hives at a time.
Phone for more details and to book a place.
Sue & Mick 01288 331700
Welcombe Lunch Club
Welcombe Lunch Club is going from strength to strength and most times it is nearly 30 sitting down for lunch as we feel this is a good number we are unable mange more, but if you are interested please give us a ring in the New Year and we will see what we can do .
Lunch Club dates for March 5th & 19th , April 9th & 23rd , May 14th
Further details etc Contact Sheila (321391 ) or Helen (3314270),
please book in advance to ensure a place.
Welcombe Sewing Group meet every Wednesday from 10 -12.30 in Welcombe Village Hall. Please come along with your sewing project and you will be made very welcome. There is a small charge of £1.50 and that includes a cup of coffee/tea.
For full details of regular events at Meddon Village Hall, including spinners & weavers, fitness, Pilates, morsbagging, family history circle, lunch club, & all events, please visit the Meddon Village Hall website (google!)