What's On in The Hendreds from Friday 21st September 2018

Welcome Booklet
The first copies of the revised edition of the East Hendred Welcome Booklet
have been distributed to residents in Portway, Ludbridge and Ridgeway Closes. 
The booklet has proved rather popular and the Parish Council has decided that
all households should receive a copy. 
The booklet will be dropping onto East Hendred doormats in the next week or two.

Schoolreaders - Improving Literacy - Increasing Life Chances
Can you spare an hour or two a week to listen to children read in a
local primary school? 
Schoolreaders is looking for more volunteers
in Oxfordshire to carry out this important role.
See the attached file or www.hendred.org for details.

East Hendred Book Group
We meet every six weeks on a Monday evening (8pm) at the Wheatsheaf pub.
For more information, email:

Springline Singers Community Choir
Rehearsals 8-10pm West Hendred Village Hall term time only
See www.springlineproductions.com or
email springlinesingers@gmail.com for more details.

Youth Club - Friday 21st September 7pm to 9pm

West Hendred Village Hall.
The Youth Club meets usually on the third Friday at 7 pm.
Please contact Penny Meston for more information.

Saturday 22nd September 
North Berks Division 2 East Hendred REs v Saxton Rovers Reserves
Kickoff at 2pm at the Sports Ground Mill Lane East Hendred

Church Services - Sunday 23rd September

9:00am Holy Trinity, West Hendred, Family Service
9:30am St Mary's, East Hendred, Sunday Mass
10:30am St Augustine's, East Hendred, Morning Prayer

Feast of Local Food.
Please note that the Feast has been postponed from September until the new year.
Thanks to those who showed an interest.

Coffee Morning at St Augustine's
Wednesday 26th September, from 10:30am.
Do come along for a chat, coffee, cake and
to show support.

East Hendred Heritage Trust - AGM
Thursday 27th September, 7.30pm at Champs Chapel Museum
All are very welcome to attend and we'd appreciate your support.
Don't forget to visit the Museum on Sunday afternoons 2.30 to 4.30pm to see
this year's exhibition, "Up Street" that covers the northern half of the
High Street.

Church Services - Sunday 30th September
9:00am Holy Trinity, West Hendred, Morning Prayer
9:30am St Mary's, East Hendred, Sunday Mass
10:30am St Augustine's, East Hendred, Benefice Communion

Free Tennis Coaching Sessions for Adults

Coach Tom Finnie from Premier Tennis will be providing group coaching at
The Hendreds Tennis Club, Mill Lane, East Hendred on the morning of
Sunday 30 September.
Session 1: ‘Rusty racquets - return to tennis’
Session 2: ‘Movers and improvers - up your game’
These free sessions are open to both members and non-members.
So, whether you’d like to get back into the game after a while away,
or would like to improve your skills, you’ll be very welcome to
come along.
Please email play@hendredstennis.co.uk to express your interest and
guarantee your place.

Traditional Irish Dancing

Wednesdays 5:30pm at Snells Hall, East Hendred
Traditional Irish dance instruction for boys and
girls from 4 years and adults.
Suitable for beginners to advanced level.
Classes taught by World and European Champion, Pamela Mackay,
registered with the World Irish Dance Association (WIDA).
Find out more from
Facebook: @maheririshdance
Book your free taster session today!

Cooking Oil Can Now Be Recycled
After cooking, any leftover oil should be allowed to cool before being
poured into a plastic bottle no bigger than a 1 litre size.
The bottle and its contents can then be placed into the kerbside food
waste caddy along with other food waste and put out for the weekly collection.


Events in Ardington and Lockinge

The Trumpeter is a monthly e-newsletter giving details of events and activities in
Ardington & Lockinge.
If you'd like to receive this, email susannaproudfoot@gmail.com and she will
add you to the mailing list.

Regular Events - East Hendred
You can view a list of regular events in East Hendred at

Snells Hall Calendar
To see the calendar for Snells Hall,
go to www.hendred.org and click on Snells Hall Calendar in the menu bar on the left.
If you have events coming up in the hall that you want to include
or that are not shown correctly, please email events@hendred.org

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