February 2018

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

Thursday 1st February
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 2nd February
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 3rd February
Sue Ryder Sale – 10.30 – 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 3rd February
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 4th February
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: 0149 1874220

Monday 5th February
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 5th February
Community First Oxfordshire
Attracting Unusual Suspects
How can we get more volunteers involved in our communities?   If you are struggling to find and attract new people to volunteer within your community, then this free workshop is for you.
Date:  5th February – Time:  9.45 to 13:15 – Venue:  Harwell Village Hall, High Street, Harwell, OX11 0EX
The workshop is Free of Charge. To register and for further information either book direct with Eventbrite:   https://attractingunusualsuspectsharwell.eventbrite.co.uk 
or reply to Hilary Lombard, Community Mobiliser at: info@communityfirstoxon.org with your details. If you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact COMMUNITY FIRST OXFORDSHIRE, South Stables, Worton Park, Witney, OX29 4SU, P:   01865 883488 W: www.communityfirstoxon.org

Monday 5th February
Kingwood Common Conservation Group
Working Party – Venue – Cherry Croft RG9 5NA
The Kingwood Common Conservation Group work parties run from 9:30 to 13:00, and volunteers are welcome for all or any part of that time. No special skills needed, just come with your boots, old clothes, workgloves (if you have them). Hand-tools and briefings will be provided, along with tea/coffee/biscuits at break-time. You’ll need to be aged 18 or over, reasonably fit, and have plenty of enthusiasm. We welcome men and women of all ages.  Where we meet depends on where we are working but an email is sent to all volunteers on the mailing list about a week before to let them know where we will be. If anyone would like to be added to the mailing list then please contact Matthew – matthewdavis550@outlook.com Further information can be found at:  https://chilternsociety.org.uk/event/chiltern-society-kingwood-common-conservation-group/

Thursday 8th February
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 9th Frbruary
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 10th February
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 11th February
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.

Monday 12th February
Peppard Parish Council
Meeting of the full council at 19.30 in the Pavilion.

Wednesday 14th February
Christ the King, Sonning Common
20.00 Ash Wednesday, Holy Communion

Wednesday 14th February
Peppard WI

The Miracle of Bletchley Park
Commencing at 14.00 with Gillian Cane at the Peppard War Memorial Hall

Thursday 15th February
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 16th February
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

Friday 16th February
Peppard Revels Film Club
A United Kingdom
Starring David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Jack Davenport, Terry Pheto, Tom Felton, Abena Ayuvor. £10 for supper in a bowl, a glass of Laithwaites wine and the film. Tickets (which must be booked in advance) from Linda Collison 077 477 62871. or lindacollison1@aol.com. 19.00 Peppard War Memorial Hall. Book early to avoid disappointment!

Friday 16th February
Sue Ryder – Southern Women of Achievement
Winners will be announced at a glittering evening awards ceremony on Friday 16 February at Reading Town Hall. Please do support us by getting your tickets for our black tie celebration which includes a drinks reception, entertainment and three course dinner. http://www.sueryder.org/swoa

Saturday 17th February
Kingwood Common Conservation Group
Working Party – Venue – Cherry Croft RG9 5NA
The Kingwood Common Conservation Group work parties run from 9:30 to 13:00, and volunteers are welcome for all or any part of that time. No special skills needed, just come with your boots, old clothes, workgloves (if you have them). Hand-tools and briefings will be provided, along with tea/coffee/biscuits at break-time. You’ll need to be aged 18 or over, reasonably fit, and have plenty of enthusiasm. We welcome men and women of all ages.  Where we meet depends on where we are working but an email is sent to all volunteers on the mailing list about a week before to let them know where we will be. If anyone would like to be added to the mailing list then please contact Matthew – matthewdavis550@outlook.com Further information can be found at:  https://chilternsociety.org.uk/event/chiltern-society-kingwood-common-conservation-group/

Saturday 17th February
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

Monday 19th February
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 19th February
Christ the King – Sonning Common
Benefice Lent Lunch
As in previous years we will provide home-made vegetable soup, bread, fresh fruit and tea or coffee. The lunch will be followed by a short presentation from the charity being supported that day. There will be no charge for the lunch but an opportunity to give a donation to the charity. Lifts can be arranged. We hope you will join us!
The charities to benefit this year are:
1.PACT (Parents and Children Together) the Reading based charity which is an adoption agency and supports children and families with issues such as domestic abuse, debt and mental health problems
2.Launchpad a local charity for the homeless, and;
3.Our local South Central Ambulance First Responders
Booking essential by contacting Ann Butler-Smith 0118 972 1871, Jenny MacGregor 0118 947 2855 or Sue Nickson 0118 972 4520.

Monday 19th February
Peppard Parish Council
Planning meeting at 18.30 in the Pavilion

Tuesday 20th February
Club SC – Sonning Common Youth Club
e-safety evening for years 9-11
We meet above the sports hall from 19.00 to 21.00. For more information contact Becky at beckyclubsc@hotmail.co.uk and visit the Facebook page www.facebook.com/sonningcommonyouthcentre

Wednesday 21st February
Peppard 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

Wednesday 21st February
Club SC – Sonning Common Youth Club
Anti bullying and peer pressure talk for years 6-8
We meet above the sports hall from 19.00 to 21.00. For more information contact Becky at beckyclubsc@hotmail.co.uk and visit the Facebook page www.facebook.com/sonningcommonyouthcentre

Thursday 22nd February
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 23rd February
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 24th February
Sue Ryder Sale – 10.30 – 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 24th February
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

Monday 26th February
Nuffield Place
Opening after Winter Closure 10.00 – 17.00 

Tuesday 27th February
Club SC – Sonning Common Youth Club
Make your own pop socket for years 9-11
We meet above the sports hall from 19.00 to 21.00. For more information contact Becky at beckyclubsc@hotmail.co.uk and visit the Facebook page www.facebook.com/sonningcommonyouthcentre

Wednesday 28th February
Club SC – Sonning Common Youth Club
Make your own pop sockets for years 6-8
We meet above the sports hall from 19.00 to 21.00. For more information contact Becky at beckyclubsc@hotmail.co.uk and visit the Facebook page www.facebook.com/sonningcommonyouthcentre