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Regular Events
Monday
Burghfield Common’s First Community Café
All welcome
Burghfield Common Methodist Church Hall, Reading Road RG7 3QA

9:00am to 2pm (except Bank Holidays) : Not for profit venture run entirely by volunteers
Email: cafeb@togetherinmission.org.uk : Facebook: @CommunityCafeB

Advice Club
A 'One Stop Shop' of Advice, Information and Support for the Whole Community
Café B, Burghfield Common Methodist Church Hall, Reading Road RG7 3QA

9am to 1pm, Second Monday of Each Month

Baby Sensory
8:45am to 11:45am, Burghfield Common Village Hall, Recreation Road, Burghfield RG7 3EN

KnitWits & Sew'n'Sews
9:30am to 10:30am
Café B, Burghfield Common Methodist Church Hall, Reading Road RG7 3QA

Come and join in. If you want to learn how, we'll teach you!

Ladies Fellowship
9:30am to 11am
Mortimer Methodist Church, West End Road, Mortimer RG7 3TE

Phone: 0118 983 4793 : Web: www.mortimervillage.org.uk

I.T. Drop-in Clinic
Free Sessions Providing Impartial Advice On Any IT Issues
Burghfield Common Methodist Church Hall, Reading Road RG7 3QA
10:00am to 12:00pm (except Bank Holidays)
Email: info@it-aas.co.uk : Phone: 0118 983 6421 or 07766 443311 : Web: www.it-aas.co.uk
Facebook: www.facebook.com/pg/itasaserviceltd : Twitter: twitter.com/itasaserviceltd
Prayer Drop-in Session
A mature Christian couple will be available in the Chapel at Burghfield Methodist Church to pray with anyone wanting prayer
Burghfield Common Methodist Church Hall, Reading Road RG7 3QA

10am to 12pm, First Monday of each month

Citizens Advice Bureau logoCitizens Advice Bureau
Burghfield Common Village Hall, Recreation Road, Burghfield RG7 3EN
9:30am to 1:30pm - Appointments only

Web: www.citizensadvice.org.uk/volunteer_bureau_search
Also in Tadley Monday to Friday : Phone: 03444 111306 or Web: www.basingstokeandtadleycab.org.u
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Seated Yoga For The over 50s
Blands Court, Reading Road, Burghfield Common RG7 3BZ
11am on the 1st and 3rd Monday of the month. £2 per session
Stages Not AgesA stimuli based experience for non-mobile babies & young children with extra developmental needs
12:30pm to 1:30pm, Tadley Community Centre, Newchurch Road, Tadley RG26 4HN

For term dates and sessions in Calcot or Winkfield Row - Email: contact@stagesnotages.com
Web: www.stagesnotages.com

PACTAlana House runs drop-in sessions where women can come and meet other women, talk things through, have a cuppa and support each other
12.30pm – 2.30pm Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
2 Southern Court, South Street, Reading RG1 4QS

Phone: 0118 9217640 : Email: Alana.house@pactcharity.org : Web: pactcharity.org

All Your YesterdaysAll Your Yesterdays - Regular Events For Older People - Carers Welcome
1:45pm to 3:15pm, Fun Quiz - 1st Monday of Each Month
1:45pm to 3:15pm, Let's Talk About The Old Days - 3rd Monday of Each Month

Please Call 0118 930 3207 or Email thealelibrary@westberks.gov.uk in advance if you want to attend

StageAbility Drama Classes
Drama classes for children from age 4 to 16
Burghfield Common Village Hall

5pm to 8.30pm, Term Time: Phone: 0118 933 3791 or 07721 565898 : Web: www.berkshire.stageability.co.uk
Email: jackie@berkshire.stageability.co.uk : Facebook www.facebook.com/stageabilityberks

Indoor Cycling Classes
6:30pm to 7:30pm, Mortimer West End Village Hall, Church Road, Mortimer West End RG7 2HZ

Phone: 07842 833526 : Email: craigsmithindoorcycling@outlook.com

Walking for HealthWalking for Health - Mortimer
Meet at the Community Centre Car Park, The Street, Mortimer

7pm, Evenings mid-April to October, approx 3.5 miles.
Details: www.westberks.gov.uk/wfh : Email: walking@westberks.gov.uk

Willink Leisure CentreCircuit Training
Anyone welcome
Willink Leisure Centre

7pm to 8pm. Phone: 0118 983 3234

Achoired Taste
A Choir from Burghfield
Burghfield St. Mary's School

We practice on Monday nights during school term time from 7pm to 8.30pm. Email: Diane.m.woodward@btinternet.com

Ballroom & Latin American Dancing
Burghfield Community Sports Association

7.00pm Beginners : 7.45pm Variations : 8.30pm General Dancing
Members £3, Non-members £4
Contact: 0118 983 3423 : Email: burghfieldcsa@burghfieldcsa.co.uk
2402 Burghfield Squadron ATCBurghfield 2402 Squadron Air Training Corps
19:30 to 21:30, Monday and Wednesday all year round
Willink School Site, near the Public Library

Email: 2402@aircadets.org : Facebook: www.facebook.com/2402-Burghfield-Sqn-ATC-148179078560766/

Ladies Bible Study
7:30pm to 9:30pm
Mortimer Methodist Church, West End Road, Mortimer RG7 3TE

Phone: 0118 983 4793 : Web: www.mortimervillage.org.uk

All Stars Theatre Academy
Every Monday during term time
Adult Classes, Ballet, Tap and Zumba Fitness

7.30pm onwards, Burghfield Common Village Hall : Web: www.allstardance.co.uk : Click here for other Class locations

Mortimer and District Flower CircleMortimer & District Flower Circle
7.45pm. 2nd Monday of each month
St John's Church Hall, West End Road, Mortimer Common, RG7 3TF

Web: www.bbando.org.uk : Phone: 0750 192 6883

Tuesday
Calm BirthsPostnatal Yoga for Mum & Baby
10:45am to 12:45pm, Burghfield Common Village Hall, Recreation Road RG7 3EN
Small Friendly Classes. Check Web Site For Prices and Dates

Phone/Text: 07852 954122 : Web: www.calmbirths.uk : Email: hannah@calmbirths.uk

Circuit Training
Burghfield Common Village Hall

9:15am to 10:30am - Term time only : Information: traceytolson32@gmail.com

NatWestNatWest Community Banker
1pm to 2:30pm, The BaoBab, 3 West End Road, Mortimer Common RG7 3TB

See Flyer for more details

Walking for HealthWalking for Health - Mortimer
Meet at the Community Centre Car Park, The Street, Mortimer

9:45am approx 5 miles. 10am approx 3.5 miles. 10:30am approx 1.75 miles.
Details: www.westberks.gov.uk/wfh : Email: walking@westberks.gov.uk

Walking Football
10am, Fairground opposite the Horse and Groom
Older Gentlemen wanting to keep fit and enjoy other older men's company. No sticks or pads needed

Phone: 0118 933 2799

Coffee MorningCommunity Coffee Morning, 10am to 11am, First Tuesday of Every Month
Blands Court, Reading Road, Burghfield Common RG7 3BZ
Come along for a cuppa and a friendly chat. Everyone Welcome

Tea/coffee, biscuits and hot snacks available. Raffle, bric-a-brac and second hand clothes for sale.
Donations of good-quality items to sell gratefully accepted
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Burghfield Toy Library - Term Time Only
A Service Run by Volunteers Providing Toys to Local Families
10am to 11:30am, Mortimer Methodist Church, 17 West End Road, Mortimer RG7 3TE

Toy Hire from 50p Per Month : Details: www.facebook.com

Young-at-Heart Seated Zumba for the Over 50s
Blands Court, Reading Road, Burghfield Common RG7 3BZ
11:15 am every Tuesday (apart from the 1st Tuesday in the month). £2 per session.
The Well Baby Clinic
12.30pm until 2pm
St Oswalds Church Hall, Abbey Park, Burghfield Common RG7 3HQ
Women's Fellowship
Burghfield Common Methodist Church Hall

2:30pm to 4:00pm

The Royal British LegionRoyal British Legion
Burghfield Branch BR1794
4th Tuesday of Each Month except August and December

7pm, Burghfield Community & Sports Association, James Lane, Burghfield RG30 3RS
Membership Secretary: 0118 983 2320 or Email jane.steeds@btinternet.com

Language Classes
French, Spanish, Polish, EFL, Italian
The Willink School

7.00pm to 9.00 pm : £75 per 10 weeks courses : Details: 0118 983 2030

WIBurghfield WI - Second Tuesday of the Month
7:30pm, Burghfield Common Village Hall
Visitors Very Welcome

Web: www.burghfieldwi.org.uk

Indoor Cycling Classes
7:45pm to 8:45pm, Mortimer West End Village Hall, Church Road, Mortimer West End RG7 2HZ

Phone: 07842 833526 : Email: craigsmithindoorcycling@outlook.com

Mens Bible Study
8pm to 9:30pm
Mortimer Methodist Church, West End Road, Mortimer RG7 3TE

Phone: 0118 983 4793 : Web: www.mortimervillage.org.uk

Dru Yoga
St Mary's Parish Centre, Church Lane, Burghfield RG30 3TG

7:30pm – 9:00pm : £34 for 5 consecutive weeks or £8.50p per drop-in class : See www.juliebushell.co.uk for more details

Evenings - Sequence Dancing
Burghfield Community Sports Association

7pm. Admission £3 : Contact: 0118 983 3423 : Web:www.burghfieldcsa.co.uk : Email: burghfieldcsa@burghfieldcsa.co.uk

Wednesday
Burghfield Common’s First Community Café
All Welcome
Burghfield Common Methodist Church Hall, Reading Road RG7 3QA

9:00am to 12:00pm (except Bank Holidays) : Not for profit venture run entirely by volunteers
Email: cafeb@togetherinmission.org.uk : Facebook: @CommunityCafeB

Hatha Yoga, Open to Both Genders, All Abilities and Ages
9:45am to 11:30am, Burghfield Common Village Hall
Except 1st Wednesday of the Month

Phone: 0118 950 4272 or 07736 287 555 : Email: janetdacre@hotmail.com

The Anderson Hill Day Centre
Wednesdays and Fridays, 10am to 2pm
Bland's Court, Reading Road, Burghfield Common, Reading RG7 3BZ

Meet new friends, share conversations, games and activities. Morning Coffee and freshly prepared Lunch
Details: 0118 983 3664

PACTAlana House runs drop-in sessions where women can come and meet other women, talk things through, have a cuppa and support each other
12.30pm – 2.30pm Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
2 Southern Court, South Street, Reading RG1 4QS

Phone: 0118 9217640 : Email: Alana.house@pactcharity.org : Web: pactcharity.org

Singing for the Brain with West Berkshire Alzheimer's Society
For people with Dementia and their Carers
Burghfield Common Methodist Church Hall

Every other Wednesday during term time : 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Web: www.alzheimers.org.uk Phone: 01635 500869: Email: westberkshire@alzheimers.org.uk

The Great British Pie and Pints - Gentlemen Only
12 noon, 1st Wednesday each month, by arrangement
The Horse and Groom, The Street, Mortimer, Reading RG7 3RD

Contact: Alan Fisher, 07887 603 798

Aerobics
Garland School, Burghfield Common 6pm to 7pm
No need to book, just turn up
WeightwatchersWeightwatchers
6pm, Burghfield Common Village Hall

Phone: 0345 677 7788 : Web: www.weightwatchers.co.uk

Adult Drama Tuition Class
Ages 12+, No Maximum Age Limit

Mortimer Village Hall

Mid-week 6pm to 7.45pm : For adults and young adults on their way to drama school, or just help passionate Thespians improve their acting skills. Classes will work on different acting techniques, improv and scripts from stage and screen to improve overall skills.
Click here for more information or Phone 07746 530190 or Email: dramatuition@hotmail.co.uk

Reading Scrabble ClubReading Scrabble Club
7:15pm to 10:15pm, Beansheaf Community Centre, Charrington Road, Reading RG31 7AW
£4 per Evening. Call first to check space availability.

Facebook: @ReadingScrabbleClub : Phone: 0118 941 8707

WIMortimer 2012 WI - First Wednesday of the Month
7:30pm, Mortimer Community Centre on the Fairground

Web: www.thewi.org.uk

Womens InstituteSulhamstead & Ufton Womens Institute - Third Wednesday of the Month
7:30pm Sulhamstead Village Hall, Sulhamstead Hill RG7 4DD

Web: www.thewi.org.uk

Mortimer Gardening Club BannerOur Meetings are generally held on the Fourth Wednesday of every month in the Community Centre at 7:30pm until about 9pm.
Check on our website or on the village noticeboards for information on the forthcoming Meeting which will appear approximately 10 days before.
The Friendly Firs Group, Ladies Club
Burghfield Common Village Hall

Meets weekly except August and seasonal holidays: From 7.30pm to 10.00pm : Information: 0118 983 2852

2402 Burghfield Squadron ATCBurghfield 2402 Squadron Air Training Corps
19:30 to 21:30, Monday and Wednesday all year round
Willink School Site, near the Public Library

Email: 2402@aircadets.org : Facebook: www.facebook.com/2402-Burghfield-Sqn-ATC-148179078560766/

Open Mike Jam Night from Sonic Weapon
Typically 3rd Wednesday of the month, 8pm at the Hatch Gate, Burghfield Village

Check venue or Sonic Weapon Facebook page to confirm sessions

Evenings - Ginger Jive
Burghfield Community Sports Association

8pm to 11pm : See www.gingerjive.com for details

Thursday
FitStepsDance-based fitness class which uses Latin and Ballroom dance steps to get yourself fit
9:30am to 10:30am, Burghfield Community Sports Association. £6 per session

Phone 07970 555 154 or Web: www.fitstepswithmichelle.co.uk

Time 4 UTime 4 U - Oasis for Women - Every Thursday During Term Time
9:45am to 11:45am, The Schoolroom, The Chapel, Padworth Common RG7 4WE
Enjoy each others company over coffee and cake, to walk, talk, to enjoy some pampering or be creative

Details: www.mortimervillage.org.uk

PACTAlana House runs drop-in sessions where women can come and meet other women, talk things through, have a cuppa and support each other
12.30pm – 2.30pm Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
2 Southern Court, South Street, Reading RG1 4QS

Phone: 0118 9217640 : Email: Alana.house@pactcharity.org : Web: pactcharity.org

Rhymetime, Burghfield Common Library
Free drop in session for babies, toddlers and pre-school aged children
2:30pm to 3pm, during term time

Come along for a fun half hour of nursery rhymes and action songs

All Stars Theatre Academy
Every Thursday during term time. Dance classes for 2.5yrs upwards
Burghfield Common Village Hall

3:30pm to 8:30pm : Web: www.allstardance.co.uk : Click here for other Class locations

Slimming WorldSlimming World
Burghfield Common Village Hall, Recreation Road, Burghfield RG7 3EN

9:30am and 11:30am : Contact: 07769 201106 : Web: www.slimmingworld.com

Slimming WorldSlimming World
Burghfield Common Methodist Church Hall, Reading Road RG7 3QA

5:30pm and 7:30pm : Contact: 07769 201106 : Web: www.slimmingworld.com

Kettlebell Class
6:45pm, Recreation Ground, Recreation Road, Burghfield Common
£8 PAYG, Eight sessions £56, Six sessions £42

Details - Web: www.vanessapt.com : Email: vanessaelliott@vanessapt.com : Text 07903 459695

Burghfield Art GroupDuring Term Time
7:30pm to 9:30pm, St Mary's Parish Centre, Church Lane, Burghfield RG30 3TG
We usually pursue our own projects but are happy to offer tips and advice

Phone: 07856 815 647 : Email: njstewart@talk21.com

Burghfield Camera ClubBurghfield Camera Club
7:45pm for an 8.00pm, St Oswald's Hall, Abbey Park RG7 3HQ
Normal Club Meetings First and Third Thursdays of Each Month, Workshops Fourth Thursday of Each Month

Information: debbybcc@gmail.com : Web: www.burghfieldcameraclub.co.uk

Dru Yoga
St Mary's Parish Centre, Church Lane, Burghfield RG30 3TG

7:30pm – 9:00pm : £34 for 5 consecutive weeks or £8.50p per drop-in class : See www.juliebushell.co.uk for more details

Friday
Mortimer Police Station - Open Every Friday
Interested in Volunteering at Mortimer Police Station? Contact Thames Valley Police on 101

Twitter: @ThamesVP

Burghfield Common Mothers and Toddlers Group
Burghfield Common Village Hall

9:30am to 11:30am during term time : £2 per family, first time free. Drinks and snacks for adults and children included.
Facebook: Burghfield Common Toddler Group

SUN Toddler Group - During Term Time
9:30am to 11:30am, Sulhamstead & Ufton Nervet Village Hall
Come and Join Us for Play, Craft & Refreshments in a Relaxed, Friendly Atmosphere
The Anderson Hill Day Centre
Wednesdays and Fridays, 10am to 2pm
Bland's Court, Reading Road, Burghfield Common, Reading RG7 3BZ

Meet new friends, share conversations, games and activities. Morning Coffee and freshly prepared Lunch
Details: 0118 983 3664

West Berks Food Bnk LocationsBurghfield and Mortimer Food Bank Centre
Drop-In 1pm to 3pm
Leonard Rooms, St Oswalds RC Church, Abbey Park, Burghfield Common RG7 3HQ

Web: westberks.foodbank.org.uk : Phone: 07955 626621 : Email: info@westberks.foodbank.org.uk

Friday Afternoon Club - Adults Only
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Mortimer Methodist Church, West End Road, Mortimer RG7 3TE

Phone: 0118 983 4793 : Web: www.mortimervillage.org.uk

Memory CafeMemory Cafe - Memory & Alzheimer's Cafés South East
Supported by Home Instead Senior Care Basingstoke
Main Road Methodist Church, Tadley RG26 3NJ

3rd Friday of every month 2:00pm until 3:30pm
Phone: 01256 840660 : Web: www.memorycafes.org.uk : Email: sally.regan@homeinstead.co.uk

Board Games for Children Over Eight Years of Age - Free Drop-in Session, Every Friday
3:45pm to 5:45pm, Mortimer Library, 27 Victoria Rd, Mortimer Common RG7 3XD

For more information, please contact the Library: 0118 933 2882 or mortimerlibrary@westberks.gov.uk

Ballroom Dancing
7:30pm to 9pm, Burghfield Common Village Hall, Recreation Road, Burghfield RG7 3EN
Burghfield Football ClubWalking Football Club
8pm to 9pm, Willink Leisure Centre Sports Hall, Burghfield Common

Phone: 07733101548 : carolyn.tuttle@hotmail.co.uk

South Berkshire Concert BandSouth Berkshire Concert Band rehearse every Friday evening
19:45 to 22:00 hrs at the Mortimer Methodist Church Hall

Band details: Web: www.southberksmusic.org.uk : Facebook @SouthBerksConcertBand : Or just come along for a chat.

Saturday
Coffee Morning
1st and 3rd Saturdays, 10am to 12pm
Mortimer Methodist Church, West End Road, Mortimer RG7 3TE

Phone: 0118 983 4793 : Web: www.mortimervillage.org.uk

ArtCafe10:00am to 12:30pm
The Old Rectory Stables, High Street, Whitchurch on Thames, Reading, RG8 7DF
Bringing together emerging and local artists with charity and community fundraisers to offer a mix of art and crafts in the relaxing atmosphere of a Saturday morning outing to the coffee shop.

Submit work for sale, contact: gill@artcafe.co.uk : Web: www.artcafe.co.uk : Phone: 07795 571 671 : Email: info@artcafe.co.uk

Burghfield Toy Library - First Saturday of the Month - Term Time Only
A Service Run by Volunteers Providing Toys to Local Families
10am to 11am, Mortimer Methodist Church, 17 West End Road, Mortimer RG7 3TE

Toy Hire from 50p Per Month : Details: www.facebook.com

Burghfield LibraryFree Craft Club for Under 10s
Burghfield Library
First Saturday of Each Month
AK Gymnastics Academy
During Term Time
Willink Leisure Centre

Gymnastics classes for children aged 2 1/2yrs - 13 years
Web: www.akgymnastics.co.uk  : Email: akgymnastics@btinternet.com : Click for Class Schedule and Prices

Sunday
St Marys BurghfieldSunday Service Times
St Mary's Church, Burghfield

Web:www.stmarysburghfield.org

St Marys BurghfieldChild Friendly All Age Service for the Whole Family to Worship Together Each First Sunday of the Month
10:30am, St Mary's Church, Church Lane, Burghfield Village RG30 3TG
St OswaldsSunday Mass 11:15am
St Oswalds RC Church, Burghfield Common
Youth Group
2nd and 4th Sundays, 5pm to 7pm
Mortimer Methodist Church, West End Road, Mortimer RG7 3TE

Phone: 0118 983 4793 : Web: www.mortimervillage.org.uk

St Oswalds Church Hall, Burghfield Common
6pm till 8pm

Web: www.thewell-church.com

Evenings - Social Dancing
Ballroom, Latin and Sequence
Burghfield Community Sports Association

8pm to 10:30pm : Members £2.50, Non-members £3.50 : Contact: 0118 983 3423 :
Web: www.burghfieldcsa.co.uk/index.html : Email: burghfieldcsa@burghfieldcsa.co.uk

Diary Events
2019
June
Monday 3rd to Wednesday 5th

John Lawson's Circus
The Fairground, Mortimer RG7 3RL
Monday at 7pm, Tuesday at 6pm, Wednesday at 4:30pm

First Day Only - All Seats £7 : Otherwise - Adults £12, Children/OAP £10
Bookings 07860 49 88 33 : Tour Details www.johnlawsonscircus.co.uk

Tuesday 4th
The Royal British LegionRoyal British Legion
Queens Birthday Lunch

7pm, Burghfield Community & Sports Association, James Lane, Burghfield RG30 3RS
Membership Secretary: 0118 983 2320 or Email jane.steeds@btinternet.com

Wednesday 5th
Womens InstituteMortimer 2012 WI
7:30pm, Mortimer Community Centre
Speaker: Annabelle Brash, Bollywood Dance

Web: www.thewi.org.uk

Sunday 9th
Link to Burghfield Family Bike Ride Facebook pageBurghfield Family Bike Ride
10:30am for 11am Departure, Burghfield Recreation Ground
SciFi Fancy Dress Encouraged

Web: Burghfield Family Bike Ride

Tuesday 11th
Gardening For The Brain
10:30am to 12pm, Ufton Nervet
An event for people with Dementia and their Carers, having fun and socialising with others is a similar situation

Details in the Flyer, or Email annabell.kirby@alzheimers.org.uk

Burghfield WI
Speaker: Lynda Warren, A Spoonful of Herbs
7:30pm, Burghfield Village Hall, Recreation Road RG7 3EN
Wednesday 12th
Friends of Burghfield Common LibraryKnit and Natter - Drop In and Bring Your Knitting With You
Fortnightly, 2:30pm to 4:30pm, Burghfield Common Library
Saturday 15th

Reading Water Fest
11am to 5pm in the Forbury Gardens, Abbey Ruins and along The Kennet, between Chestnut Walk and the Riverside Museum

See the Reading Water Fest web page for programme details and opportunities for Stallholders, or phone 0118 937 2771

Tuesday 18th
Speaker: Tom Stone, Roses of Mottifont
7:45pm for 8pm, St Oswalds' Church Hall, Burghfield Common, RG7 3HQ

Web: www.bdhs.co.uk

Thursday 20th
Speaker: Dr Helen Fry, The astonishing story of Trent Park and buggingNazi POWs.
11.15am to 1.00pm, Tadley Community Centre, Newchurch Road RG26 4HN

Web: u3asites.org.uk/tadley

Saturday 22nd

Family Concert Experience
3:30pm to 5pm, The Link, Tadley Community Centre, Newchurch Road RG26 4HN
Live Music from a 45-piece Woodwind, Brass & Percussion Concert Band

2pm to 2:45pm, Optional free 'Have A Go' session for Concert Goers (Advance Booking Essential)
Tickets available from SBCB_Music@yahoo.com, Baobab in Mortimer, The Link at Tadley Community Centre

Burghfield Box Kart Bash – Open Air Cinema
Venue - Guide Dogs for the Blind Association, Burghfield Common
Matinee Performance – Greatest Showman(PG) : Evening Performance – Bohemian Rhapsody(12a)

Web: boxkart.org.uk : Tickets from www.ticketsource.co.uk

Sunday 23rd
Burghfield Box Kart Bash - Soap Box Derby in Aid of Local Charities
12 pm to 8 pm, Burghfield Hill
Enjoy a great family day out watching crazy Karts career down Burghfield Hill

Web: boxkart.org.uk : Tickets on sale from www.ticketsource.co.uk

Pete Shaw, Aldermaston Concert Centre
3pm to 5:30pm, William Penney Theatre, AWE, Tadley RG7 4PR

Patrons £5, Visitors £8 on the Door. Pre-Book 2-Course Lunch £8 - Phone 0118 932 3971

Monday 24th
NAFASThames Valley Flower Club, Demonstration - Opera Goes To The Movies
10:30am, Calcot Community Centre, Highview, Calcot, Reading RG31 4XD

Web: bbandoflowers.org.uk : Phone: 0118 9441 2635 : Email: anndurling@hotmail.co.uk
Visitors £5 per Meeting, Annual Membership £42

Wednesday 26th
Friends of Burghfield Common LibraryKnit and Natter - Drop In and Bring Your Knitting With You
Fortnightly, 2:30pm to 4:30pm, Burghfield Common Library
Saturday 29th
Save the ChildrenJazz Evening - Clive Fortune Big Band
6:30pm, Little Manor, Burghfield Village RG30 3TG
Live Music including Jazz Standards, Big Band Classics and Contemporary Arrangements

A hog roast and bar are available or bring your own picnic. Tickets are £10 in advance or £12 on the night, accompanied under 16s go free
See Flyer for Event and Booking details

Sunday 30th

Reading BusesReading Buses - Annual Charity Open Day
All of the money raised for the day will go to Cancer Research UK Kids and Teens

Details: www.reading-buses.co.uk

July
Wednesday 1st
Womens InstituteMortimer 2012 WI
7:30pm, Mortimer Community Centre
Speaker: Mel Rees, My Family and Other Setbacks

Web: www.thewi.org.uk

Tuesday 9th
Gardening For The Brain
10:30am to 12pm, Ufton Nervet
An event for people with Dementia and their Carers, having fun and socialising with others is a similar situation

Details in the Flyer, or Email annabell.kirby@alzheimers.org.uk

Burghfield WI
Speaker: Sophie Fryer, Hats Off to Millinery
7:30pm, Burghfield Village Hall, Recreation Road RG7 3EN
Thursday 11th
Charity Team Golf Event, Sonning Golf Club
Enjoy a coffee and roll on arrival, play 18 holes Team Stableford competition with shot-gun start at 13:00
See Flyer for event details
Monies raised will go mainly to the Alexander Devine Children’s Hospice and to other causes supported by Rotary
Tuesday 16th
Speaker: John Baker, Hosta Garden
7:45pm for 8pm, St Oswalds' Church Hall, Burghfield Common, RG7 3HQ

Web: www.bdhs.co.uk

Thursday 18th
2019 Annual General Meeting
Speaker: Ann Chance OBE, Her early years from Streatham Grammar to playing Korfball for England
11.15am to 1.00pm, Tadley Community Centre, Newchurch Road RG26 4HN

Web: u3asites.org.uk/tadley

Sunday 21st
Paul Carman, Aldermaston Concert Centre
3pm to 5:30pm, William Penney Theatre, AWE, Tadley RG7 4PR

Patrons £5, Visitors £8 on the Door. Pre-Book 2-Course Lunch £8 - Phone 0118 932 3971

Tuesday 23rd
Burghley Summer Group Meeting
Speaker: Alix Booth, The History of Punch and Judy
Monday 29th
NAFASThames Valley Flower Club, Demonstration - Floral Extravaganza
10:30am, Calcot Community Centre, Highview, Calcot, Reading RG31 4XD

Web: bbandoflowers.org.uk : Phone: 0118 9441 2635 : Email: anndurling@hotmail.co.uk
Visitors £5 per Meeting, Annual Membership £42

Wednesday 31st
ThriveThrive Open Gardens, 2pm to 4pm, Trunkwell Gardens, Beech Hill RG7 2AT
Come and Explore Thrive's 3-acre Gardens. Entry by Donation

Enjoy a refreshing drink and some home made cake, pick up a plant from their sales table
Details: www.thrive.org.uk

August
Tuesday 13th
Gardening For The Brain
10:30am to 12pm, Ufton Nervet
An event for people with Dementia and their Carers, having fun and socialising with others is a similar situation

Details in the Flyer, or Email annabell.kirby@alzheimers.org.uk

Burghfield WI
Speaker: Thames Valley Air Ambulance
7:30pm, Burghfield Village Hall, Recreation Road RG7 3EN
Sunday 18th
Andrew Nix, Aldermaston Concert Centre
3pm to 5:30pm, William Penney Theatre, AWE, Tadley RG7 4PR

Patrons £5, Visitors £8 on the Door. Pre-Book 2-Course Lunch £8 - Phone 0118 932 3971

Monday 26th
NAFASThames Valley Flower Club, No Meeting

Web: bbandoflowers.org.uk : Phone: 0118 9441 2635 : Email: anndurling@hotmail.co.uk
Visitors £5 per Meeting, Annual Membership £42

Friday 30th
ThriveThrive Open Gardens, 2pm to 4pm, Trunkwell Gardens, Beech Hill RG7 2AT
Come and Explore Thrive's 3-acre Gardens. Entry by Donation

Enjoy a refreshing drink and some home made cake, pick up a plant from their sales table
Details: www.thrive.org.uk

September
Sunday 8th
Breast Walk Ever - Oxfordshire
Full marathon, half marathon or 10 KM sponsored walks alongside the beautiful River Thames supporting Breast Cancer Research

Web: breastwalkever.org

Tuesday 10th
Burghfield WI
Speaker: Irene Manson, From Caversham to Chelsea
7:30pm, Burghfield Village Hall, Recreation Road RG7 3EN
Saturday 14th
Save the ChildrenCheck Out Jumble Sale
10:30am, St John's Hall Mortimer, 22 West End Road, Mortimer RG7 3TF
20p entry fee and all items 40p or 3 for £1..just pay on the way out

Jumble donations, particularly clothes, welcome at the hall from 9am

Sunday 15th
Elizabeth Harrison, Aldermaston Concert Centre
3pm to 5:30pm, William Penney Theatre, AWE, Tadley RG7 4PR

Patrons £5, Visitors £8 on the Door. Pre-Book 2-Course Lunch £8 - Phone 0118 932 3971

Tuesday 17th
Speaker: Stuart Lees, Adventurous container gardening
7:45pm for 8pm, St Oswalds' Church Hall, Burghfield Common, RG7 3HQ

Web: www.bdhs.co.uk

Thursday 19th
Speaker: Tony Harris, When all the doctors headed for the hills just one remained. Nathaniel Hodges tells the story of the Black Death in 1655.
11.15am to 1.00pm, Tadley Community Centre, Newchurch Road RG26 4HN

Web: u3asites.org.uk/tadley

Thursday 26th
ThriveThrive Open Gardens, 2pm to 4pm, Trunkwell Gardens, Beech Hill RG7 2AT
Come and Explore Thrive's 3-acre Gardens. Entry by Donation

Enjoy a refreshing drink and some home made cake, pick up a plant from their sales table
Details: www.thrive.org.uk

Friday 27th and Saturday 28th
The Burghfield Beer & Music Festival
Burghfield Recreation Ground, Recreation Road RG7 3EN
Friday 3pm to 11pm : Saturday 12pm – 11pm

Web: www.burghfest.uk

Monday 30th
NAFASThames Valley Flower Club, Demonstration - Inspirations
10:30am, Calcot Community Centre, Highview, Calcot, Reading RG31 4XD

Web: bbandoflowers.org.uk : Phone: 0118 9441 2635 : Email: anndurling@hotmail.co.uk
Visitors £5 per Meeting, Annual Membership £42

October
Thursday 3rd to Sunday 13th

Link to Trek details pageDalai Lama Trek - A Five Day Charity Challenge Expedition
Where: India : When - Start: 3rd October at 7:00am, End: 13th October at 8:00pm

Details: www.tvairambulance.org.uk

Tuesday 8th
Burghfield WI
Speaker: Simon Williams, Memory Techniques
7:30pm, Burghfield Village Hall, Recreation Road RG7 3EN
Thursday 10th
World Homeless Day - Launchpad’s Big Sleep Out
7pm to 7am, Reading Abbey Ruins, Abbey Street, Reading RG1 3BA

Web: www.launchpadreading.org.uk: www.worldhomelessday.org

Thursday 17th
Speaker: Steve Herra Cunard from 1840 to 2018 - Glamorous Liners and Glamorous Stars
11.15am to 1.00pm, Tadley Community Centre, Newchurch Road RG26 4HN

Web: u3asites.org.uk/tadley

Sunday 20th
Ian House, Aldermaston Concert Centre
3pm to 5:30pm, William Penney Theatre, AWE, Tadley RG7 4PR

Patrons £5, Visitors £8 on the Door. Pre-Book 2-Course Lunch £8 - Phone 0118 932 3971

Tuesday 22nd
Speaker: John Negus, Herbacious perennials
7:45pm for 8pm, St Oswalds' Church Hall, Burghfield Common, RG7 3HQ

Web: www.bdhs.co.uk

Monday 28th
NAFASThames Valley Flower Club, Demonstration - Around The World
10:30am, Calcot Community Centre, Highview, Calcot, Reading RG31 4XD

Web: bbandoflowers.org.uk : Phone: 0118 9441 2635 : Email: anndurling@hotmail.co.uk
Visitors £5 per Meeting, Annual Membership £42

November
Saturday 9th
Save the ChildrenCheck Out Jumble Sale
10:30am, St John's Hall Mortimer, 22 West End Road, Mortimer RG7 3TF
20p entry fee and all items 40p or 3 for £1..just pay on the way out

Jumble donations, particularly clothes, welcome at the hall from 9am

Tuesday 12th
Burghfield WI
Speaker: Sadie Shepherd, Feathers and Fur Falconry
7:30pm, Burghfield Village Hall, Recreation Road RG7 3EN
Saturday 16th
Free Prostate Cancer Check - A Simple Blood Test Could Save Your Life
Rutherford Cancer Centre, 3 Collegiate Square, Shinfield RG2 9LH

See Flyer for details

Sunday 17th
Phil Brown, Aldermaston Concert Centre
3pm to 5:30pm, William Penney Theatre, AWE, Tadley RG7 4PR

Patrons £5, Visitors £8 on the Door. Pre-Book 2-Course Lunch £8 - Phone 0118 932 3971

Tuesday 19th
Speaker: Iain Tolhurst - Market Gardener, Cultivating positive crop health with bio-diversity
7:45pm for 8pm, St Oswalds' Church Hall, Burghfield Common, RG7 3HQ

Web: www.bdhs.co.uk

Thursday 21st
Speaker: Andrew Negus, Winchester from a collection of Iron Age huts to the splendid early capital of England
11.15am to 1.00pm, Tadley Community Centre, Newchurch Road RG26 4HN

Web: u3asites.org.uk/tadley

Monday 25th
NAFASThames Valley Flower Club, Demonstration - Deck The Halls
10:30am, Calcot Community Centre, Highview, Calcot, Reading RG31 4XD

Web: bbandoflowers.org.uk : Phone: 0118 9441 2635 : Email: anndurling@hotmail.co.uk
Visitors £5 per Meeting, Annual Membership £42

December
Saturday 14th
Burghfield Santa Cruise
Riding the streets of Mortimer, Theale, Burghfield Common and Burghfield Village to bring Christmas cheer and raise a sack-load of cash for Charity

Web:www.santacruise.org.uk

Sunday 15th
Chris Stanbury, Aldermaston Concert Centre
3pm to 5:30pm, William Penney Theatre, AWE, Tadley RG7 4PR

Patrons £5, Visitors £8 on the Door. Pre-Book 2-Course Lunch £8 - Phone 0118 932 3971

Monday 16th
NAFASThames Valley Flower Club, AGM and Christmas Lunch
10:30am, Calcot Community Centre, Highview, Calcot, Reading RG31 4XD

Web: bbandoflowers.org.uk : Phone: 0118 9441 2635 : Email: anndurling@hotmail.co.uk
Visitors £5 per Meeting, Annual Membership £42

Tuesday 17th
Speaker: Ray Norton of Pudding Lane Nursery, Some planting ideas
7:45pm for 8pm, St Oswalds' Church Hall, Burghfield Common, RG7 3HQ

Web: www.bdhs.co.uk

2020
January
Tuesday 14th
Burghfield WI
Speaker: Julie Myers, Steps N Stetsons
7:30pm, Burghfield Village Hall, Recreation Road RG7 3EN
Monday 27th
NAFASThames Valley Flower Club, Demonstration - Absolutely Bonkers
10:30am, Calcot Community Centre, Highview, Calcot, Reading RG31 4XD

Web: bbandoflowers.org.uk : Phone: 0118 9441 2635 : Email: anndurling@hotmail.co.uk
Visitors £5 per Meeting, Annual Membership £42

February
Tuesday 11th
Burghfield WI
Speaker: Angela and Graham O'Connell, National Garden Scheme
7:30pm, Burghfield Village Hall, Recreation Road RG7 3EN
March
Tuesday 10th
Burghfield WI
Annual Meeting
7:30pm, Burghfield Village Hall, Recreation Road RG7 3EN
April
Tuesday 14th
Burghfield WI
Speaker: Jennipher Marshall-Jenkinson, Microwave It's Magic
7:30pm, Burghfield Village Hall, Recreation Road RG7 3EN
 
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