April 2018

Planned events within the parish of Rotherfield Peppard for the month of April:-

Sunday 1st April & Monday 2nd April
Greys Court
Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt
Hunt for clues around the estate to win a Cadbury chocolate prize.

Sunday 1st April
All Saints’ C of E Church
18.30 Festival Evensong

Wednesday 4th April
Peppard Parish Council
Meeting of the Finance and Staffing Committee at 19.30 in the Pavilion

Thursday 5th April
Sonning Common Library
10.00 – 11.30 Gadget Drop-in Session
Get help with your smartphone/laptop/tablet related questions. Further information can be obtained from Rosemary Dunstan on 0118 972 2448 or Rosemary.dunstan@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Friday 6th April
Sonning Common Library
10.00 – 12.00 Scrabble Club
Further information can be obtained from Rosemary Dunstan on 0118 972 2448 or Rosemary.dunstan@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Saturday 7th April
Sonning Common Library
10.00 Story Time
Further information can be obtained from Rosemary Dunstan on 0118 972 2448 or Rosemary.dunstan@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Saturday 7th April
Greys Green Golf Course
Taster Sessions at 14.00
The sessions will cover the basic game including the full swing, pitching/chipping and putting.  Each session will involve all aspects so come along for one session or join us for all three! Peppard News readers pay only £10.00 (normal rate is £40.00) per session. As paces will be limited please book in advance by contacting William Morley on 01491 629 967 or morleygolf88@icloud.com.

Saturday 7th April
Sue Ryder Sale – 10.30 to 12.30
Should any unforeseen circumstances necessitate an amendment, a revised programme will be issued. Saleable donated goods are welcomed week days 09.00 – 16.30. We regret we are unable to accept goods on the day of a sale or the day before. Volunteers are always welcome to help sort and allocate donated goods and to assist with sales every day of the week

Sunday 8th April
Peppard Commons Work Party 10.00
The work party will meet at 10.00 at the bottom of the ‘ski slope’. For further information contact Tony Rancombe at (tonyrancombe@yahoo.co.uk) to receive confirmation of work party details each month in advance.

Saturday 7th April
Chiltern Edge Horticultural Society
Spring Show
The show will take place in Sonning Common Village Hall from 14.00 to 18.00. All are welcome

Sunday 8th April
Circle Dancing at Christ the King
15.30 – 17.00
Circle Dancing is for all who wish to experience music and dance from around the world with traditional and modern choreographics. No partner needed, just comfortable shoes and a readiness to find the sense of harmony and wellbeing that it brings. Contact: 01491874220

Monday 9th April
Kingwood Common Conservation Group
Working Party
The working party will meet at 9.45 in Cherry Croft Colmore Lane, RG9 5NA (Grid Ref: SU696 839). There will be refreshments at 11.00 and the tasks will finish at 13.00. There will also be an informal lunch at the Unicorn PH. Please try to confirm attendance in advance to help with planning: email: matthewdavis550@outlook.com, telephone 07990 573220. All volunteers must sign in on arrival and a full briefing will be given before work starts. Please wear sturdy footwear & suitable rugged clothing, gloves, glasses & bibs are provided.

Monday 9th April
Peppard Parish Council
Full Council meeting at 19.30 in the Pavilion

Tuesday 9th April
Chiltern Edge Horticultural Society
Talk & Presentation by Rachel Siefried
This talk is on “Green and Gorgeous” Flower farm/business at the Peppard War Memorial Hall commencing at 19.30. All are welcome. Further information can be obtained from Members of the Society or Nigel Crush on 0118 972 2167 or ncrush@hotmail.com

Wednesday 11th April
Peppard WI
Talk/Discussion
Commencing at 14.00 with Elizabeth Hazeldene on Characters of Henley at the Peppard War Memorial Hall

Thursday 12th April
Sonning Common Library
10.00 – 11.30 Gadget Drop-in Session
Get help with your smartphone/laptop/tablet related questions. Further information can be obtained from Rosemary Dunstan on 0118 972 2448 or Rosemary.dunstan@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Friday 13th April
Sonning Common Library
10.00 – 12.00 Scrabble Club
Further information can be obtained from Rosemary Dunstan on 0118 972 2448 or Rosemary.dunstan@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Saturday 14th April
Sonning Common Library
10.00 Story Time
Further information can be obtained from Rosemary Dunstan on 0118 972 2448 or Rosemary.dunstan@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Saturday 14th April
‘Peppard Village Clean’

Meet at The Unicorn PH at 10:00, and the clean-up runs till 12:00. Tea and coffee will be available in the Peppard War Memorial Hall afterwards

Monday 16th April
Rotherfield Peppard C of E Primary School
School Term Starts Today

Monday 16th April
Sonning Common Library
10.00 Rhymetimes for pre-school children & babies
Further information can be obtained from Rosemary Dunstan on 0118 972 2448 or Rosemary.dunstan@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Monday 16th April
Peppard Parish Council
Planning meeting at 18.30 in the Pavilion

Tuesday 17th April
St Michael’s Catholic Church
Snack & Chat
Our free monthly ‘Snack & Chat’ lunches have continued and are open to all. Come with a friend to have a bowl of soup and a chat in St Michael’s church hall (behind the church), Peppard Road, Sonning Common. Doors open at 12.00 and soup served at 12.30

Wednesday 18th April
Peppard War Memorial Hall
Rotherfield Peppard Lunch Club
The lunch club meet at Peppard War Memorial Hall at 12.30 to 14.30 at a cost of £5.00 per person. We look forward to seeing our old members and hopefully new ones. For further information contact 01491 628677

Thursday 19th April
Sonning Common Library
10.00 – 11.30 Gadget Drop-in Session
Get help with your smartphone/laptop/tablet related questions. Further information can be obtained from Rosemary Dunstan on 0118 972 2448 or Rosemary.dunstan@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Thursday 19th April to Sunday 22nd April
Ways and Means Trust
The Trust will be selling their homemade cakes etc. at the Caversham Court Gardens Tea Kiosk

Friday 20th April
Sonning Common Library
10.00 – 12.00 Scrabble Club
Further information can be obtained from Rosemary Dunstan on 0118 972 2448 or Rosemary.dunstan@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Saturday 21st April
Ways & Means Trust
Beanpole Day in Caversham Court
More information can be found by contacting 01494 628933

Saturday 21st April
Kingwood Common Conservation Group
Working Party
The working party will meet at 9.45 in Cherry Croft Colmore Lane, RG9 5NA (Grid Ref: SU696 839). There will be refreshments at 11.00 and the tasks will finish at 13.00. There will also be an informal lunch at the Unicorn PH. Please try to confirm attendance in advance to help with planning: email: matthewdavis550@outlook.com, telephone 07990 573220. All volunteers must sign in on arrival and a full briefing will be given before work starts. Please wear sturdy footwear & suitable rugged clothing, gloves, glasses & bibs are provided.

Saturday 21st April
Peppard Parish Council
Annual Parish Meeting
The annual parish meeting will take place at 10.00 in the Peppard War Memorial Hall.

Saturday 21st April
Sonning Common Library
10.00 Story Time
Further information can be obtained from Rosemary Dunstan on 0118 972 2448 or Rosemary.dunstan@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Sunday 22nd April
Wyfold RDA
Sponsored London Marithon
Our Marathon Woman, Liz Jones, has been given automatic entry into the London Marathon on Sunday 22nd April as she is a ‘good for age’ runner. What an accolade! (I’m sure we would all like that label.) She has set her target at £2,000 and if you would like to support her, you’ll find her Fundraising Page at www.mydonate.bt.com/fundraisers/elizabethjones2

Tuesday 24th April
All Saints’ C of E Church
Annual Parochial Meeting – 20.00

Thursday 26th April
Sonning Common Library
10.00 – 11.30 Gadget Drop-in Session
Get help with your smartphone/laptop/tablet related questions. Further information can be obtained from Rosemary Dunstan on 0118 972 2448 or Rosemary.dunstan@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Friday 27th April
Sonning Common Library
10.00 – 12.00 Scrabble Club
Further information can be obtained from Rosemary Dunstan on 0118 972 2448 or Rosemary.dunstan@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Saturday 28th April
Sue Ryder Sale – 10.30 to 12.30
Should any unforeseen circumstances necessitate an amendment, a revised programme will be issued. Saleable donated goods are welcomed week days 09.00 – 16.30. We regret we are unable to accept goods on the day of a sale or the day before. Volunteers are always welcome to help sort and allocate donated goods and to assist with sales every day of the week

Saturday 28th April
Sonning Common Library
10.00 Story Time
Further information can be obtained from Rosemary Dunstan on 0118 972 2448 or Rosemary.dunstan@oxfordshire.gov.uk

Sunday 29th April
All Saints’ C of E Church
10.30 Benefice Eucharist