A Community Diary Middle Rasen Area 2018
Middle Rasen and area including the Tofts, Barkwith, Hainton, Sixhills, Torringtons & South Willingham
For the Month
Wednesday 1 st May Dance Group, South Willingham Parish Hall, 7pm
Friday 3 rd May Quiz with Jacket Potato Supper, St Michael's Church, Newton, 7pm
Sunday 5 th May Dunholme Lodge Charity Open Gardens 11am 5pm, £3.50
Monday 6 th May Green Man Day, West Rasen Heritage Centre, 1 4pm
Tuesday 7 th May Art Group, South Willingham Parish Hall, 1.30pm
Thursday 9 th May East Barkwith & District WI, Barkwith Hall, 7.30pm
Friday 10 th May Team Viking, Broadbent Theatre, 7.30pm
Saturday 11 th May Coffee Morning, Middle Rasen Mrethodist Chapel, 10am
Saturday 11 th May Newtoft Village spring Clean, 11am, BBQ at 12 noon
Tuesday 14 th May Parish Hall AGM, 7pm
Wednesday 15 th May Coffee Morning, South Willingham Parish Hall, 10.30am
Wednesday 15 th May Dance Group, South Willingham Parish Hall, 7pm
Thursday 16 th May Ladies at Lunch, Golf Club, 12 noon
Saturday 18 th May Open Churches Weekend
Saturday 18th May - Middle Rasen Methodist Chapel Anniversary Concert. Degrees of Harmony', 7pm,
Saturday 18 th May East Barkwith Plant Sale
Sunday 19 th May Open Churches Weekend
Tuesday 21 st May Rotary Club Bridge Drive, Middle Rasen Village Hall, 10am, £15 including Lunch. For tickets, pop into Peter Rhodes shop or call 842361
Wednesday 29 th May Dance Group, South Willingham Parish Hall, 7pm
Saturday 1 st June Coffee Morning, West Rasen Heritage Centre, 10.00am
Saturday 1 st June Vintage Tea afternoon, St Michael's Church, Newton, 2 4pm
Wednesday 3 rd June - Middle Rasen Book Club, Advocate Arms, 4pm
Monday 3 rd June Who Let the Men Out? Nags Head, Middle Rasen 7.30pm
Tuesday 4 th June Quiz Night with Margaret Allerston, West Rasen Heritage Centre, 7.30pm
Tuesday 4 th June Art Group, South Willingham Parish Hall, 1.30pm
Tuesday 4 th June Reel Issues Film selection night, South Willingham Parish Hall, 7pm
Wednesday 5 th June Coffee Morning, South Willingham Parish Hall, 10.30am
Friday 7 th June Middle Rasen Craft Evening, Middle Rasen Church Hall 7-9pm
Saturday 8 th June Coffee morning, Middle Rasen Methodist Chapel, 10am
Tuesday 11 th June Faldingworth WI, Faldingworth Memorial Hall, 7.15pm
Wednesday 12 th June Dance Group, South Willingham Parish Hall, 7.00pm
Thursday June 13 th Cup Cakes for Alzheimers at 2 Naylors Drive from 10am
Thursday June 13th - East Barkwith & District WI, Barkwith Hall, 7.30pm
Saturday 15 th June Middle Rasen Sweet Pea Show, Middle Rasen Village Hall, 2.30pm
Wednesday 19 th June Coffee Morning, South Willingham Parish Hall, 10.30am
Friday 21 st June Middle Rasen Quiz, Middle Rasen Church Hall, 7pm, £5 incl. hot supper
Wednesday 26 th June Dance Group, South Willingham Parish Hall, 7pm
Wednesday 26 th June Rase WI, Mariners Jewels', Middle Rasen Church Hall, 7.30pm
Friday 28 th June Middle Rasen Craft Evening, Middle Rasen Church Hall, 7 9pm
Saturday 29 th June Middle Rasen Village Gala, 11am 3.30pm, Middle Rasen Village Hall
Saturday 6 th July Newtoft Family Fun Day, food, music fun, from 1pm
Sunday 7 th July Middle Rasen Village Barbecue, Vicarage Garden, All Welcome! 5pm
Guides .... Middle Rasen Village Hall .... every Monday ........Contact: Linda White 0776591525 or Sharon White 07534112324 or by email
Brownies .... Middle Rasen Church Hall ..... every Monday..... Contact: Tricia Neale 849412.
Rainbows .... Middle Rasen Village Hall ......every Monday.......Contact: Karen Gramson 842619
Ranger Guides .... Middle Rasen Village Hall .... fortnightly on Mondays .......Contact: Jeannette Reilly 07961 970579.
Parish Council ...... Middle Rasen Church Hall.... 3rd Tuesday @ 7.30 pm (Public Forum 7.20 pm for 10 mins) tel 07960 411602 email
Carry On singing Group meet on 1st and 3rd Wednesday in Middle Rasen Church Hall, 1.30 3.30pm Everyone Welcome!
Hobby Club, normally meets the 4th Friday 7-9pm in the Middle Rasen Chuch Hall. Last session 28th June then its the summer break
Middle Rasen Toddlers meets every Friday in term time in Middle Rasen Church Hall from 9.30am
Coffee, Cake and Chat meet again in January at Middle Rasen Methodist Chapel, 10am
Camera Club meets once a month on 2nd Wednesday @ 2.30 pm in the Middle Rasen Village Hall
Himalayan Yoga meets every Wednesday in Middle Rasen Village Hall at 10.30am
Short Mat Bowling Mondays 1.30 4.30pm and Thursdays 7 9.30pm, Middle Rasen Village Hall. All Welcome!
Middle Rasen Book Club contact Heather Moore for dates on 01673 880169.
Toft Newton Craft Night Ist and 3rd Tuesday with occasional guest crafters! 7.15 9.15pm. New Crafters welcome!
Toft Tots meet every Thursday at Toft Newton Community Centre from 9.15 11
Faldingworth Indoor Bowls Thursdays, Faldingworth Memorial Hall, 2 4pm
Women's Own' Wednesdays, held in Middle Rasen Methodist Chapel, 2.30pm
Middle Rasen Chapel Guild Meetings Wednesdays 6 th March, 13 th March, 20 th March AGM. Guild then resumes again in October.
Middle Rasen Coffee, Cake & Chat 1st and 3rd Thursday , 10am, Middle Rasen Methodist School Room
Faldingworth Coffee & Chat Wednesdays, Faldingworth Memorial Hall, 10 11.30am
Pilates Thursdays, Toft Newton Village Hall, 7pm Contact Pat on 885356 for more information.
Table Tennis Fridays, Faldingworth Memorial Hall, 7.30 9.30pm
Informal Short Tennis Wednesdays, Faldingworth Memorial Hall, 6 - 7pm
Groups listed below may require better or updated information.
Local History Group (U3A) Tuesday 9.30am to 12noon Middle Church Hall Takes a short break in summer.
Women's Own every Wednesday afternoon 2.30 pm at Middle Methodist Church , all welcome, Contact: Alice Surfleet 843256 for more information
Games Afternoon - TBA 4th Wednesday (Autumn and Winter) 1.30 - 3.30 pm at Middle Rasen Church Hall. Ring Elaine 844222 for more information. .
The Guild every Wednesday evening October to March, from 7.30 pm at Middle Rasen Methodist Church. Contact Ann Naylor 844645
Camera Club 2nd Wednesday 7.30 pm at Village Hall, new members welcome Contact: Ray Halstead 842142 for more information.
Middle Rasen W I 4th Wednesday at Village Hall 7.30 pm Contact: Rosie Dawson 842713 for more information.
Tai Chi every Wednesday 10.30 am Village Hall.
Middle Rasen & District Horticultural Society for more information please Contact May Bennett 01673 843206.
Drama Group (U3A members) Thursday afternoon. Contact Gail Dennis 01673 843575.
Mother & Toddler Group Friday Mornings (term time) Church Hall 9.30 am to 11.30 am contact Rachel Eckersley 01673 849981.
Middle Rasen Nursery Monday - Friday 7,30 am to 5 pm. For more information Contact: Sam Bryan 844111.
Middle Rasen & District Horticultural Society have a full years programmme. For details contact May Bennett 843206 or email email@example.com
Pilates every Monday 7-8pm at Memorial Hall. Contact Rebecca Downes 01673 878433.
Faldingworth W I meet 2nd Tuesday (changing to 2nd Tuesday from May onwards) at Faldingworth Memorial Hall, Contact: Christine Waite 885249 for more information.
Friendship Club meet 3rd Wednesday 2 - 4 pm at Memorial Hall, all welcome, Contact: Sylvia Hall 885776 for more information.
Coffee morning & Post Office every Wednesday at Memorial Hall 10-11.30.
Indoor Bowls Club every Thursday at the Memorial Hall 2 pm to 4pm £ 1.50 Contact: Laurie 885563 for more information
Bee Crafty craft group 2nd & 4th Thursday 7 pm to 9 pm Memorial Hall all welcome, adults £ 2 children £ 1.
Book Club meets monthly, for more information ring Ann 880188.
Christian Discussion nights Monday evenings from 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm at Newtoft Clubhouse.Toft Tots meet every Thursday at Toft Newton Community Centre from 9.15 11am
Parent, Toddler & Baby group meet 1st and 3rd Monday each month 10 am to 11.30 am Welton Children's Centre.
Parish Council meets alternate months, on the 2nd Tuesday of the month, meeting in May, July and September at Newtoft Clubhouse 6 pm.
Terriers Football Training Tuesday evenings see website for more information.
Guitar Sessions some Tuesday evenings 8 pm in Newtoft Clubhouse. Contact: Doug Orr for more information. 885573.
Youth Club on every alternate Wednesdays for more information contact Kirsty Rand 885531.
Family Bingo once a month (food prizes) contact Bridget Carpenter 885733.
West Rasen Heritage Centre & Village Hall group meets 1st Tuesday 7.30 pm, general enquiries Liz Margrave on 844047.
Coffee Morning 1st Saturday at the Heritage Centre from 10 am to 12 noon .
DONNINTON ON BAIN
Pre School at Donington on Bain Village Hall every weekday morning during school terms from 9.30am to noon with option of staying for lunch. For more information contact Sarah Jane on 07816954135.
Book Club meets every 4 weeks, Tuesday evening Cross Roads Inn 7.30 pm. Cost £ 2 For more information contact Blue on 0781 0511012.
Parish Council meets on 3rd Thursday at 8pm.
East Barkwith Wl meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month.
Barkwith and District Gardeners Takes a summer break from May to August meetings start on 4th Friday in September. An all day Spring Show 11th April 2015 and a Late Summer Evening Show 28th August 2015. For summer trips please ring Les Robinson on 857063 to book seats or put your name on the waiting list as they are very popular.
Mothers and Toddlers on Friday afternoons from 1.30 to 3.20pm.
Card Makers Circle 2nd and 4th Fridays from 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm meet in the summer meet in Wragby Methodist Chapel Schoolroom.
South Willingham Dance Group meets on Wednesday 7 th November and Wednesday 21 st November in South Willingham Parish Hall at 7pm
South Willingham Coffee Mornings held in Parish Hall on Wednesday 7 th November and Wednesday 21 st November
Art Group meets on the 1st Tuesday of the month from 1.30pm to 4.30pm.
Reel Issues film night breaks for the summer May to August back in September.
Coffee and Chat Parish Hall on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays 10.30am to 12noon.
History Group meets last Thursday of the month in the Parish Hall at 7.30pm.