Regular Events

This page signposts events taking place on a regular or one-off basis in area that may be of interest.

-  Regular Events aimed at the over-60s - see Babergh Community News  page 2

-  Regular Events for Children - see Babergh Community News


SUNDAYS
Baptist Church.  Chelmondiston Baptist Church on Pin Mill Road (road down to the Butt & Oyster) meet on Sundays at 10.30am and 6pm for worship.   We're family friendly and have puzzles/colouring pages / toys for children. Refreshments served afterwards - all welcome to stay and chat!  For further details please phone Pastor Dave Kelland on 01473 781811 or mobile 079 70312705 or email d.kelland@btinternet.com.

Pin Mill Sailing Club.  For anyone interested in sailing or who wants to use the club house facilities.  Regular social events in the Club House on Fridays (20:00 - 23:00), Saturdays (12:00 - 15:00 & 18:00 - 20:30) and Sundays (12:00 -15:00 & 18:00 - 20:30).  See website for more details.

MONDAYS
Yoga Classes.  Beginners and Intermediates every Monday (09:30-11:30) at Holbrook Village Hall in Holbrook.  Contact Cathie Shuster: 01728 747 001  or cathieshuster@hotmail.co.uk for further information.

Carpet Bowls.  Meet each Monday (19:30) and Friday (14:00) for practice in the Village Hall.  Matches with neighbouring clubs on other days in addition.  Contact James Edgell on 780 432

TUESDAYS
Parish Council. The main meeting is on the 1st Tuesday of the month, unless advertised differentely. Planning meetings are also on a Tuesday but every three weeks if there are any applications. Check the Parish Council pages for further information and the Notice Boards. 

Womens' Institute.  Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month excluding August (19:00) in the Village Hall.  Contact Patricia Mann on 780 532

Soup-a-Lunch.  Lunch of homemade soup with rolls and cooked deserts plus tea and coffee for £3.50 in the Church Room of St Andrew's Church. Homemade produce stall is also available.  
3rd Tuesday of each month.  Everyone Welcome.  Contact Shirley Bruce 780 084 for more information.

Children's Dancing Class. Ballroom, Latin, Hip-hop at the Village Hall from 5pm to 6pm EVERY Tuesday. All ages welcome Cost: £4 Telephone: 0788 923 358 and check out the  website www.laitdanceclub.co.uk

Horticultural Society:  Meet on the last Tuesday of the month (19:30) in the Village Hall. In June and July instead of having a meeting they go on trips. There is no meeting in December. Contact Linda Fram - e-mail: l.fram@btopenworld.com Tel: 780 005

Coffee & Chat.  An informal get together in St Andrew's Church Room on the last Tuesday of the month betwen 10.30am and 11.30am. No charge but donations for charity welcome. Contact Pam Ross on 780 796 for further information.

Toddlers' Group.  For any pre-school children/babies and their parents.  Provides a relaxed, friendly place for parents to meet other parents, and enjoy a cup of tea or coffee. For the children there is free play, often a sit-down craft or activity, a healthy snack, and we end the session with story-time and then group songs.  Every Tuesday in term-time, from 9.30 - 11.30 in the Chelmondiston Village Hall.  Costs £2 per family (but the first time is free).  Joining - Just turn up; there is no need to join before coming along, but for more information contact Sophie at sophie@rabbitandco.co.uk or on 01473 780 473.

Bible time in Shotley Gate.  For details please contact Pastor Dave Kelland on 01473 781811 or mobile 079 70312705 or email d.kelland@btinternet.com.

WEDNESDAYS
Mothers Union.  Meets 1st Wednesday of each month – 14:00-16:00 in St Andrew's Church Room.  Contact Pam Ross - e-mail: pamross@uwclub.net  Tel: 780 796

Royal British Legion:  Meets every other month on the last Wednesday of the month at Shotley Village Hall.  Contact Brian Ives on 787 168

Bible Study in Chelmondiston - 18 St Andrews Drive; for details please contact Pastor Dave Kelland on 01473 781811 or mobile 079 70312705 or email d.kelland@btinternet.com.

THURSDAYS
Over 60's.  Meets every Thursday – 14:00-16:00 in the Village Hall.  Contact Chris Cook on 780 737 or Evonne Catchpole on 780 513

FRIDAYS
Carpet Bowls.  Meet each Monday (19:30) and Friday (14:00) for practice in the Village Hall.  Matches with neighbouring clubs on other days in addition.  Contact James Edgell on 780 432

Pin Mill Sailing Club.  For anyone interested in sailing or who wants to use the club house facilities.  Regular social events in the Club House on Fridays (20:00 - 23:00), Saturdays (12:00 - 15:00 & 18:00 - 20:30) and Sundays (12:00 -15:00 & 18:00 - 20:30).  See website for more details.

St Andrews Singers.  A group of people who sing for fun every Friday evening in St Andrews Church between 19:00 - 20:00. New voices are always welcome and it is an all age inclusive activity. There is no charge. Joining - either ring Jane Gould, 01473 780777 or e-mail jane.gould@btinternet.com or just come along on a Friday evening.

SATURDAYS
Pin Mill Sailing Club.  For anyone interested in sailing or who wants to use the club house facilities.  Regular social events in the Club House on Fridays (20:00 - 23:00), Saturdays (12:00 - 15:00 & 18:00 - 20:30) and Sundays (12:00 -15:00 & 18:00 - 20:30).  See website for more details.

Tree of Life.  Meets third Saturday of each month in homes and community venues across the Shotley Peninsula. Tree of Life offers a regular programme for people of all ages seeking opportunities for community, creativity, spiritual growth and transformation. We welcome everyone and offer hospitality, community and inspiration to carry into daily lives.  We are part of Reshapers Community Interest Company (CIC), a social enterprise running creative learning for transformation.  For more information see the website:  www.reshapers.org/transformation   or phone Marian on 01473 780 279 or Jane 01473 780 451.

Village Skip Day. The Peninsula Community Rcycling Centre, Main Shotley Road, Chelmondiston IP9 1EF
OPEN 8am to 1pm. Click here for further details on recycling.

Messy Church. Held at Chelmondiston Methodist Church - Christians together in Chelmo.
Bi monthly; Saturday afternoons & alternate Fridays after school. Crafts, Bible stories, games, lively songs, challenges, science activities, food, friends + fun for all the family.
Everyone welcome - children must bring an adult - open to all ages. Look forward to seeing you!
Watch this space for dates......
For further information please contact:
Sue France (Outreach Worker) Tel: 01473 310034  e-mail: sue.france4@btinternet.com