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Monday

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

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

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 6538 or 07766 443311 : Web: www.it-aas.co.uk
Facebook: www.facebook.com/pg/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

Mad AcademyMAD Academy
Music and dance classes for babies and young children
Burghfield Common Village Hall : Click here for class locations and times

Classes are high energy, fun and free spirited and include movement, dancing, musical instruments, props like ribbons, balls and parachutes, rhythms. Classes for babies also include signing and sensory experiences.

Citizens Advice Bureau logoCitizens Advice Bureau
Burghfield Common Village Hall, Recreation Road, Burghfield RG7 3EN
10am to 1pm - Appointments only

Web: www.citizensadvice.org.uk/volunteer_bureau_search
Also in Tadley Monday to Friday : Phone: 03444 111306 or Web: www.basingstokeandtadleycab.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

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

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

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: dwoodward@willink.w-berks.sch.uk

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
Burghfield Common Village Hall

7.30pm onwards : 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
11:15am to 12:15pm, Burghfield Common Vilage Hall, Recreation Road RG7 3EN
Small Friendly Classes. First Class Free, then £45 for Five Sessions

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

Circuit Training
Burghfield Common Village Hall

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

Walking for Health - Mortimer
Meet at the Community Centre Car Park

9:45am Longer, Faster Walk. 10am Regular Walk. Meet together back at the Horse and Groom around 11:30am for coffee.
Details: info.westberks.gov.uk/wfh

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 MorningCoffee Morning, 10am First Tuesday of Every Month
Blands Court, Reading Road, Burghfield Common RG7 3BZ
Everyone Welcome

Refreshments, Bric-a-Brac, Raffle

The Well Baby Clinic
12.30pm until 2pm
St Oswalds Church Hall, Abbey Park, Burghfield Common RG7 3HQ

ZUMBA Fitness
Burghfield Common Village Hall

1pm to 2pm : Instructor Kay Henderson 077968 75453 : Cost £4

ZUMBA Gold
Burghfield Common Village Hall

2:15pm to 3pm : Instructor Kay Henderson 077968 75453 : Cost £4 including cup of tea or coffee afterwards

Women's Fellowship
Burghfield Common Methodist Church Hall

2:30pm to 4:00pm

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

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 : £30 for 5 weeks or £7.50 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: deborah@togetherinmission.org.uk or cafeb@togetherinmission.org.uk : Facebook: @CommunityCafeB

Hatha Yoga, Open to Both Genders, All Abilities and Ages
10am to 11:30am, Burghfield 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

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

The Friendly Firs Group, Ladies Club
Burghfield Common Village Hall

Meets weekly except August : 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/

Evenings - Ginger Jive
Burghfield Community Sports Association

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

Thursday

ZUMBA Gold
Burghfield Common Village Hall

9:30am to 10:15am : Instructor Kay Henderson 077968 75453 : Cost £4 including cup of tea or coffee afterwards

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

ZUMBA Fitness
Burghfield Common Village Hall

10:30am to 11:30am : Instructor Kay Henderson 077968 75453 : Cost £4

Toy ClownBurghfield Toy Library
10:30am to 11:30am, Burghfield Library, School Lane, Burghfield Common RG7 3JZ
Loans 25p to £1 per month

Phone: 07733 297741 : Facebook: Burghfield Toy Library

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

Burghfield Library Rhymetime
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 9pm : Web: www.allstardance.co.uk: :Click here for other Class locations

Slimming WorldSlimming World
Burghfield Common Methodist Hall

9:30am, 11:30am, 5:30pm and 7:30pm : Contact: 07790 120326 : 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 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 : £30 for 5 weeks or £7.50 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 Toddler Group
Burghfield Common Village Hall

9:45am 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

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

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

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

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

2018

January

Thursday 18th
Burghfield Parish CouncilParish Council - Community Committee
7:30pm, Burghfield Village Hall, Committee Room
Monday 25th

Burghfield Parish CouncilParish Council - Community Hub Working Party Committee
6:30pm, Burghfield Village Hall, Committee Room

Burghfield Parish CouncilParish Council - Infrastructure Committee
7:45pm, Burghfield Village Hall, Committee Room

February

Saturday 3rd

Save the Children FundMurder Mystery - ‘A Dish To Die For’
12 noon and 3pm in Central Reading

Imagine the crystal maze, some escape room puzzles, a scavenger hunt, a team of live actors and a murder mystery all in one. With a timer. Fantastic fun.
For full information and to book: www.adishtodiefor.com

Wednesday 7th

Womens InstituteMortimer 2012 WI
7:30pm, Mortimer Community Centre
Speaker: Clare Downey, Flying Pigs Project in Moldova

Web: www.thewi.org.uk

Tuesday 13th

WIBurghfield WI - Speaker: Malcolm Nelson, 40 Years of Catching Smugglers
7:30pm, Burghfield Common Village Hall
Visitors Very Welcome

Web: www.burghfieldwi.org.uk

Saturday 24th

Save the Children FundSave the Children 'Check Out' Jumble Sale
10.30am, St. Johns Hall, West End Road, Mortimer, RG7 3TF
All items still 40p or 3 for £1, there will be bargains

Tea and coffee available and donations welcome from 9am so please have a clear out.

March

Saturday 3rd

Lions ClubFree Prostate Cancer Check For All Males Aged 45 And Over
8:30am to 5:30pm
Circle Reading Hospital, Off A33, RG2 0GQ

Wednesday 7th

Womens InstituteMortimer 2012 WI
7:30pm, Mortimer Community Centre
Annual Meeting

Web: www.thewi.org.uk

Tuesday 13th

WIBurghfield WI - Annual Meeting With Hot Supper
7:30pm, Burghfield Common Village Hall

Web: www.burghfieldwi.org.uk

Saturday 24th

Save the Children FundSave the Children providing the refreshments for Whitchurch Art Cafe
10am to 12:30pm, The Art Cafe at The Old Rectory Stables, Whitchurch on Thames, RG8 7DF

Brings 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.

Saturday 31st

Burghfield Santas Bunny HopBunny Hop
This fund raising event is free to enter, the only requirement is you come wearing your proper bunny outfit.

The event is all about traveling from Mortimer to Reading on the number 2 bus completing tasks and photo challenges.
Web: www.burghfieldsantas.org.uk

April

Wednesday 4th

Womens InstituteMortimer 2012 WI
7:30pm, Mortimer Community Centre
Speaker: Claire Hazlewood, Samba Drumming

Web: www.thewi.org.uk

Tuesday 10th

WIBurghfield WI - Speaker: Sue Essex, A Housemother in India
7:30pm, Burghfield Common Village Hall
Visitors Very Welcome

Web: www.burghfieldwi.org.uk

Saturday 28th

Save the Children FundSave the Children 'Check Out' Jumble Sale
10.30am, St. Johns Hall, West End Road, Mortimer, RG7 3TF
All items still 40p or 3 for £1, there will be bargains

Tea and coffee available and donations welcome from 9am so please have a clear out.

May

Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th

Burghfield Residents AssociationBurghfield May Fayre
The Hatch, Burghfield

Do you have time to help? Email: davegodwin67@gmail.com - Web: www.burghfieldresidents.org

June

Friday 15th

Guide Dogs for the BlindCharity Golf Day, Goring and Streatley Golf Club
Raising money for Guide Dogs for the Blind

Web: www.guidedogs.org.uk : Email: readingfundraising@guidedogs.org.uk

Saturday 23rd

Save the Children FundSave the Children’s Summer Jazz Evening
From 6:30pm, Enjoy live music and entertainment in the beautiful setting of Little Manor Burghfield

Sunday 24th

Box Kart BashThe Burghfield Santas Box Kart Bash

Whilst the Burghfield Box Kart Bash is intended to be a family fun day for the benefit of local residents, the popularity of the event means that it’s a great platform to raise money for a lot of good causes.
Web: www.burghfieldsantas.org.uk

July

 

Information to follow

August

 

Information to follow

September

Friday 21st and Saturday 22nd

BurghfestBurghfest, Recreation Park, Burghfield Common, Reading RG7 3EN
With 60 casks of Berkshire & Hampshires finest ale, wine & prosecco, live music all weekend, a fair ground and delicious food stalls

Details and Tickets: burghfieldsantas.org.uk

 

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