Arun West

Events

The Christmas Social and Christmas Lunch at The Beachcroft Hotel were both really well attended and great fun!

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Yapton Village Hall Monthly Meetings are held at Yapton & Ford Village Hall, normally on the 2nd Wednesday of the month.
Non-members are very welcome to join us at most of our meetings.
Details below, or by clicking the link on the right.
Reminders will appear in the weekly bulletin.

Coffee Mornings
There are 2 lively and informal coffee mornings each month. All members and non-members are welcome to join us at either, or both!!
Dates and full information below.

St Mary South of the A259, the coffee morning at The St Mary's Centre, Felpham takes place on the 1st Thursday of the month.
For more details please contact Masha White .

A second coffee morning is held north of the A259 at The Wilkes Head, Eastergate, on the 3rd Monday of each month.
The Wilkes Head, Church Lane, Eastergate For more details please contact Liesma Mezulis


Dates for your Diary
April 2020
Thu Apr 2ndSocialThursday 2nd April at the St Mary’s Centre, Felpham.
Doors open at 10.15. If you arrive earlier, we will assume you have come to help to set up!
There will be the usual fun quiz and charity sales table. There will be plants for sale. Proceeds from plant sales will go to Stone Pillow.
Refreshments £1.50.
Mon Apr 20thSocialCoffee Morning at The Wilkes Head, Eastergate
A cosy event with a fun quiz. Refreshments £2. Come and join us!
Wed Apr 22ndMeetingWednesday 22 April 2020 – No Monthly Talk
Annual General Meeting – Be there!

This is also a social event with a light buffet and glass of wine. Not to be missed!
May 2020
Wed May 6thMeetingPlease note the change of date for this talk.
Wednesday 6 May 2020 – Work of RNLI – Graham Kimber. The Royal National Lifeboat Institution is the largest charity that saves lives at sea around the coasts of the UK, The Republic of Ireland, The Channel Islands and the Isle of Man, as well as on some inland waterways.
Thu May 7thSocialTHERE IS NO COFFEE MORNING AT FELPHAM THIS MONTH AS THE HALL IS BEING USED AS A POLLING STATION.
Thu May 14thSocialEarly Summer Luncheon at The Beachcroft Hotel.
Contact Masha White for details.
Mon May 18thSocialCoffee Morning at The Wilkes Head, Eastergate
A cosy event with a fun quiz. Refreshments £2. Come and join us!
June 2020
Thu Jun 4thSocialThursday 4th June at St Mary’s Centre, Felpham.
Doors open at 10.15. Please ONLY arrive earlier, if you have come to help to set up!
There will be the usual fun quiz and charity sales table. There will be plants for sale. Proceeds from plant sales will go to Stone Pillow.
Refreshments £1.50.
Wed Jun 10thMeetingWednesday 10 June 2020– Windmills in Sussex – Phillip Hicks. As Chairman of the Sussex Mills group, which is part of the Sussex Industrial Archaeology Society, Philip will talk about the variety of windmills in Sussex.
Mon Jun 22ndSocialCoffee Morning at The Wilkes Head, Eastergate
A cosy event with a fun quiz. Refreshments £2. Come and join us!
July 2020
Thu Jul 2ndSocialThursday 2nd July St Mary’s Centre, Felpham.
Doors open at 10.15. Please, ONLY arrive earlier, if you have come to help to set up!
There will be the usual fun quiz and charity sales table. There will be plants for sale. Proceeds from plant sales will go to Stone Pillow.
Refreshments £1.50.
Wed Jul 8thMeetingWednesday 8 July 2020 – Charles II and his Escape Through Sussex – Helen Poole. This talk looks at Charles II and his six weeks on the run after his defeat at the Battle of Worcester, until he finally escaped by ship from Shoreham, helped by loyal Sussex supporters.
Mon Jul 20thSocialCoffee Morning at The Wilkes Head, Eastergate
A cosy event with a fun quiz. Refreshments £2. Come and join us!
August 2020
Thu Aug 6thSocialThursday 6th August St Mary’s Centre, Felpham.
Doors open at 10.15. Please, ONLY arrive earlier, if you have come to help to set up!
There will be the usual fun quiz and charity sales table. There will be plants for sale. Proceeds from plant sales will go to Stone Pillow.
Refreshments £1.50.
Wed Aug 12thMeetingWednesday 12 August 2020 – How to Grow Old Disgracefully – Lady Crabtree.
Lady Crabtree will take a wry look at the advancing years and how to fight back against modern life.
Mon Aug 17thSocialCoffee Morning at The Wilkes Head, Eastergate
A cosy event with a fun quiz. Refreshments £2. Come and join us!
September 2020
Thu Sep 3rdSocialThursday 3rd September St Mary’s Centre, Felpham.
Doors open at 10.15. Please, ONLY arrive earlier, if you have come to help to set up.
There will be the usual fun quiz and charity sales table. There will be plants for sale.
Refreshments £1.50.
Wed Sep 9thMeetingWednesday 9 September 2020 – Communication Tactics – Joe Morphew. The speaker from Action for Deafness will give an insight into skills that can help you communicate better with hearing people if you have hearing loss. Similarly, if you have good hearing, they have some simple and effective tips on how to communicate effectively with those who are deaf or have a hearing loss.
Mon Sep 21stSocialCoffee Morning at The Wilkes Head, Eastergate
A cosy event with a fun quiz. Refreshments £2. Come and join us!
October 2020
Thu Oct 1stSocialThursday 1st October at St Mary’s Centre, Felpham.
Doors open at 10.15. Please, ONLY arrive earlier, if you have come to help to set up!
There will be the usual fun quiz and charity sales table. There will be plants for sale.
Refreshments £1.50.
Wed Oct 14thMeetingWednesday 14 October 2020 – Georgia O’Keeffe – Richard Cupidi. The talk is about one of America’s most popular artists with an international reputation. She is best known for her dramatic pictures of enlarged flowers, New York Skyscrapers and the landscapes of New Mexico
Mon Oct 19thSocialCoffee Morning at The Wilkes Head, Eastergate
A cosy event with a fun quiz. Refreshments £2. Come and join us!
November 2020
Thu Nov 5thSocialThursday 5th November St Mary’s Centre, Felpham.
Doors open at 10.15. If you arrive earlier, we will assume you have come to help set up!
There will be the usual fun quiz and charity sales table. There will be plants for sale. Proceeds from plant sales will go to Stone Pillow.
Refreshments £1.50.
Wed Nov 11thMeetingWednesday 11 November 2020 – Grandmother’s Legacy – Jenny Mallin. This talk will give a unique insight into a family of British ancestry living in India, during the British Raj. The story covers the lives of five generations of women in a family. She will also talk about the railway, telegraph, schools and other British institutions set up in India.
Mon Nov 16thSocialCoffee Morning at The Wilkes Head, Eastergate
A cosy event with a fun quiz. Refreshments £2. Come and join us!
December 2020
Thu Dec 3rdSocialThursday 3rd December at St Mary’s Centre, Felpham. Our Christmas Coffee Morning, with mince pies!
Doors open at 10.15. If you arrive earlier, we will assume you have come to help set up.
There will be a special fun quiz and charity sales table. (Last chance for stocking fillers etc!)
Refreshments £1.50.
Wed Dec 9thSocialOur Arun West Christmas Social
Entertainment, buffet lunch and a glass of wine.
A chance to get together for a jolly social time.
Thu Dec 17thSocialArun West U3A Christmas Lunch at the Beachcroft Hotel.
This is always a very celebratory occasion!
Mon Dec 21stSocialCoffee Morning at The Wilkes Head, Eastergate
A cosy event with a fun quiz. Refreshments £2. Come and join us!

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