Silhill

Events


Dates for your Diary
Outings
Tue Dec 20th Xmas Wassail at The Crescent Theatre .Details for the Wassail
Mon Feb 20th
→Fri Feb 24th
Paignton.....(4 Nights at The Redcliffe Hotel)
Thu Mar 23rd Billy Elliot. Matinee at The Hippodrome......Details for Billy Elliot
News
Wed Sep 13th A limited number of seats are available for a Wednesday matinée performance of Miss Saigon on 13 September 2017. Cost £58.50 for excellent circle seats. Payment must be made by 16 January 2017. Please contact Janice Clarke (see CONTACTS page)
Outings
Tue Dec 20th Xmas Wassail Details of Xmas Wassail
Mon Feb 20th
→Fri Feb 24th
Paignton (4 nights away) Details of Paignton Trip
Thu Mar 23rd Billy Elliot the musical Details of Billy Elliot
Wed Sep 13th Matinee performance of Miss Saigon
Arts Appreciation
Fri Jan 13th Discussion Group OPEN See Schedule Discussion Group
Fri Jan 20th Tour of St Alphege. See Details St Alphege Tour
Fri Feb 10th Discussion Group THE TUDOR PERIOD See Schedule Discussion Group
Wed Feb 22nd OOTS Mozart Concert. See Details of OOTS Concerts
Fri Mar 10th Discussion Group. TBA See Schedule Discussion Group
Wed Apr 12th OOTS Tchaikovsky Concert. Details of OOTS Concerts
Fri Apr 14th Discussion Group VICTORIAN ERA See Schedule Discussion Group
Fri May 12th Discussion Group JEWELLERY See Schedule Discussion Group
Wed May 17th Trip to Eltham Palace London Details trip Eltham Palace
Wed May 24th OOTS Mozart Concert. Details of OOTS Concerts
Fri Jun 9th Discussion Group THE ART DECO PERIOD See Schedule Discussion Group
Fri Jul 14th Discussion Group POTTERY AND GLASS See Schedule Discussion Group
Bookworms Groups A, B, C and D
Mon Dec 12th GROUP A - Possession by A S Byatt chosen by Pauline W.
Mon Dec 12th GROUP B - The Shack - Paul Young
Mon Feb 13th GROUP A - Anna Karenina chosen by Julia
Cinema Club
Mon Dec 26th Boxing Day.
We hope you are having a great Christmas.
There will be NO Monday Matinee today.
Gardening
Fri Jan 6th Time: 12:15pm - Following Core Meeting
Talk: "The All Year Round Bulb Garden" by Jim Almond
Location: Methodist Community Hall (across car park from Church)
Bring a packed lunch to eat in between Core Meeting and Talk
Fri Jan 20th New Year Lunch. Click here for details about Lunch at Nuthurst Grange
Fri Feb 3rd Time: 12:15pm - Following Core Meeting
AGM and Talk: "Gardens of the Cotswolds Wildlife Park" by Tim Miles
Location: Methodist Community Hall (across car park from Church)
Bring a packed lunch to eat in between Core Meeting and Talk
Fri Mar 10th Time: 12:15pm - Following Core Meeting
Talk: "A Plant Lover's View of New Zealand" by Roger Umpleby
Location: Methodist Community Hall (across car park from Church)
Bring a packed lunch to eat between the Core Meeting and Talk
Fri Mar 10th Balance Due for Lindisfarne & Alnwick Gardens Trip
Double Room - Balance is £249
Single Room - Balance is £318
Additional £2 supplement for non-gardening group members (if not yet paid)
Fri Apr 7th Garden Group SUBS Due - £10 for Annual Membership
Fri Apr 7th Time: 12:15pm - Following Core Meeting
Talk: "Silver Foliage" by Gordon Malt
Location: Methodist Community Hall (across car park from Church)
Bring a packed lunch to eat between the Core Meeting and Talk
Fri May 5th Details for Marie Curie Hospice Gardens
Tue May 16th Details for Morton Hall Gardens Trip
Fri Jun 2nd
→Mon Jun 5th
Trip to magical Alnwick Garden and Lindisfarne (Holy Island) in Northumbria. Details for this 4 day / 3 night coach trip to Alnwick Garden & Lindisfarne
Fri Jun 16th Details for Golls Nurseries and Summer Lunch
Fri Jul 7th Details for Whitlenge Gardens
Fri Jul 14th Details for Powis Gardens Coach Trip
Fri Aug 4th Details for Sezincote House and Gardens
Fri Sep 1st Details for White Cottage and Nursery
Fri Sep 8th Details for Cotswold Gardens and Wildlife Park
Fri Oct 6th Time: 12:15pm - Following Core Meeting
Talk: "Extending the Season in Your Garden" by Victoria Logue
Location: Methodist Community Hall (across car park from Church)
Bring a packed lunch to eat between the Core Meeting and Talk
Fri Nov 3rd Time: 12:15pm - Following Core Meeting
Talk: "Small is Beautiful (Alpines)" by Julie Ritchie
Location: Methodist Community Hall (across car park from Church)
Bring a packed lunch to eat between the Core Meeting and Talk
Fri Dec 1st Core Christmas Meal (No Separate Garden Group Meeting in December)
Rummikub & Bananagram
Fri Dec 30th There will be a meeting at 2pm til 4.30pm at the Parish Rooms in Dickens Heath and everyone is welcome Newcomers as well as regular players There are a few people that cannot generally make a Friday afternoon but were interested as normal commitments on a Friday did not apply between the Christmas period
Singing
Sun Dec 4th CHOIR CONCERT and TREE LIGHTING SERVICE
Afternoon. Time TBD
Location: Marie Curie Hospice, Marsh Lane, Solihull.
Tue Dec 6th CHOIR CONCERT: 6:30pm refreshments. 7:00 Singing - Ground floor of hospice.
Location: Marie Curie Hospice, Marsh Lane, Solihull.
Thu Dec 8th CHOIR CONCERT
Location: House of Fraser in Solihull
Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
More details to follow
Tue Dec 13th CHOIR CONCERT
Refreshments 6:30pm
REHEARSAL 7:00 Concert on ground floor of hospice.
Location: Marie Curie Hospice, Marsh Lane, Solihull.
Thu Feb 2nd CHOIR CONCERT
Location: Solihull United Methodist Church
Time: Lunchtime Concert
More details to follow
Sunday Lunch Club
Sun Dec 11th Lunch at The Stables, Cottage Farm, Hockley Heath, B94 6DL. Further details from Janice Clark (see CONTACTS page)
Walking
Mon Nov 21st
→Sat Dec 10th
Dates for the 2017 walks
Thursday 12 January
Tuesday 14 February
Thursday 9 March
Tuesday 11 April
Thursday 11 May
Tuesday 13 June
Thursday 13 July
Tuesday 8 August
Thursday 14 September
Tuesday 10 October
Thursday 9 November