WHAT’S ON

Centenary event

Come along and join in with our First World War commemoration on Monday 12 November, in The Venue, from 1:30pm onwards. There will be live music plus a selection of sandwiches and cakes. Cost £5 per person; contact the village on 01782 986300 to book.

Knit & stitch

Get creative in our knitting, crochet and needlework group, held every Thursday from 2pm – 3:30pm. The sessions are an ideal opportunity to rekindle or learn a new hobby and meet new people. Sessions are free of charge; we hope to see you there. To find out more please contact the village on 01782 986300.

Bonfire Night Party

Enjoy a Bonfire Night party with us on Monday 5 November at 7pm. There will be a small firework display and bonfire night themed treats to enjoy. Please contact reception on 01782 986300 early to book; tickets £5.

Halloween party

Join us for a Halloween spooktacular in The Venue on Wednesday 31 October at 7pm. We will enjoy a fancy dress party with music, entertainment and party food. There will also be prizes for the best costume and our licensed bar will be open. Entry £5 per person; if you’d like to join us please contact the village early to book on 01782 986300.

Pub quiz

Test your knowledge in our Philip Astley themed pub quiz on Wednesday 14 November. Prizes available, plus enjoy a pie, mash and peas supper! The quiz will be held in The Old Pomona Inn from 7pm. Entry £5 per person; contact 01782 986300 to book.

Heritage tours

Enjoy a guided tour of the Heritage Gallery and explore our exhibition of Pomona pottery from the 1740s, as well as artefacts on loan from the Brampton Museum and Apedale Heritage Centre. Tours take place every Wednesday at 2pm; contact the village on 01782 986300 if you’d like to join us.

 

Silver surfers

Become a silver surfer in our regular computer workshops. Sessions will include technical advice, information on how to access the village’s free internet café, plus a demonstration on how to keep in touch with family and friends with the use of Skype. Contact Daniel Turner at the village on 01782 986300 for further details and to book.

Dine @ 6pm

Join us every Thursday, starting 1 November, for a speciality dining experience in The Old Pomona Inn from 6pm – 9pm; licensed bar available. Cost from £5.90 per head; contact reception on 01782 986300 for menu details and to book your table.

Movie time

Catch a favourite movie on the big screen in The Venue for free every Friday at 2pm. Contact the village on 01782 986300 for details of screenings and to book.

Game zone

Join in with a variety of traditional board and card games in The Old Pomona Inn, every Tuesday from 2pm. Entry is free and there is a licensed bar available so come along and join in the fun. Contact the village to find out more on 01782 986300.

Pottery workshop

Create your own piece of pottery during a pottery workshop with Little Harts Pottery Studio, who will take your creation for firing after the session. Pieces will be ready for collection from the village the following week. The session will take place on Monday 8 October at 2pm in The Venue. Cost £12 per person; contact us on 01782 986300 early if you’d like to book a place.

Yoga for everyone

Run by a professional yoga instructor, yoga sessions take place every Monday and Wednesday from 6pm in The Venue . Please contact the village on 01782 986300 for further details and to book.

School choir

Join us for a sing-along with the children from St. Mary’s Primary School on Friday 19 October. The session will run from 1:15pm – 2pm in The Venue and members of the community are very welcome. Contact the village on 01782 986300 to book.

Church service

Members of the community are very welcome to join us for a Christian church service, to be held on the first and third Tuesday of every month at 2:30pm in The Venue. We look forward to welcoming you.

Bistro offer

Every Sunday throughout November, enjoy a delicious roast lunch served with all the trimmings, for just £10 for two people in The Bistro.

Chair based exercise

Come along to one of our gentle chair based exercise session held in The Venue every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, from 11am – 12noon. Contact the village on 01782 986300 to find out more and to book.

Baking session

Rekindle a favourite pastime or learn a new hobby in our weekly baking session, taking place every Monday afternoon from 2pm – 4pm in Samuel Bell’s Tea Room. Contact the village on 01782 986300 for further information and to book.

Acupuncture

Weekly acupuncture sessions take place every Wednesday from 12noon – 6pm in the Therapy Room. Contact the village on 01782 986300 to book your appointment.

Tea dance

Enjoy an afternoon of music and dancing during our weekly tea dance sessions which take place every Wednesday from 2pm – 3pm in The Venue. Cost £3 per person; contact the village on 01782 986300 to book.

Arts & Crafts

Explore your creative talents in our weekly arts and crafts session, held every Friday morning from 11am – 12:30pm in the Arts & Crafts Room. Contact the village on 01782 986300 to book.

Experience Days ‘taster’ session

For a chance to meet new people and take part in a range of meaningful social activities, try our popular Experience Days service with a FREE ‘taster’ session. Contact Daniel Turner on 01782 986300 to find out more and to book.