February Highlights

Sunday 24th February 2019
Wokingham Half Marathon
9:00am - 2:00pm
Road closures in effect from 9:00am - 2:00pm Roads affected: Bell Foundry Lane, Wokingham. Warren House Road. Maidenhead Road. Forest Road. B3018 The Straight Mile (from Maidenhead Road to Hinton Road). Darvills Lane. Hungerford Lane. Hinton Road. Broadcommon Road. Islandstone Lane (from Broadcommon Road to Nelsons Lane). Pound Lane. Nelsons Lane. Pound Lane. Broadcommon Lane. Please also take care on the A321 between Hinton Road and Broadcommon Road, and near Cantley Park, Wokingham.

Tuesday 26th February 2019
Confirmation Service
St.Nicholas Church, 7:30pm
Confirmation Service with Bishop Andrew of Reading.

March Highlights

Saturday 2nd March 2019
Hurst Morris People's Barn Dance
Large Village Hall, 7:15pm - 11:30pm
The organisers promise barn dancing that everyone will enjoy. Howard Ballard will provide easy to follow calling and music is by Chris, Patsy and friends. Please bring a plate of finger food to share, helping produce the event's famous feast half way through the evening. Also please bring your own drinks. Tea, coffee and squash will be provided. Tickets at £7.50, with under 12s free, are by emailing contact@hump.org.uk See the HuMP website for details.
Contact: contact@hump.org.uk

Saturday 23rd March 2019
Karaoke Night for Orchid
Elephant and Castle, 8:00pm - 11:00pm
Get the drinks in, pick a song and start belting your favorite tune! All proceeds in support of Orchid - Fighting Male Cancer. £1 per song, £2 to stop the singing

April Highlights

Saturday 6th April 2019
Spring Watch Canoe Tour
Dinton Activity Centre, 10:30am - 12:30pm
See the lake come to life on our guided morning paddles. Explore the lake in stable, rafted canoes with coffee and cake after. Age 4+. Adult £17 / Child £12 Booking essential.

Friday 19th April 2019
Good Friday Messy Church
St.Nicholas Church, 10:00am - 11:30am
A fun and messy morning for all the family. Easter story. Crafts. Food. This is a free of charge event. A designated adult must stay with each child.

Friday 19th April 2019
Easter Full Moon Canoe Tour
Dinton Activity Centre, 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Take to the lake on the Easter weekend for a guided tour in rafted canoes under the full moon. Age 4+. Adult £19 / Child £14 Booking essential.

Sunday 28th April 2019
Hurst Morris People's Maypole and Morris Day
Large Village Hall, 12 noon
A maypole dance expert will show everyone easy dances to join in with. HuMP and visiting dancers will perform morris dances and invite everyone to have a go at a simple dance. Bring your picnic to eat in the orchard. Tea, coffee and Light refreshments on sale. Entrance is free.
Contact: contact@hump.org.uk

Events in February 2019

Monday 18th February 2019, and every Monday
Pilates
Large Village Hall, 9:30am - 10:30am
Mat based Pilates class run by a trained Osteopath. For more information contact Rebecca via Facebook

Monday 18th February 2019, and every Monday
Hurst Goju-ryu Karate Kids Club
Large Village Hall, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Kids Club for 5-14 year olds.

Monday 18th February 2019, and every Monday
Pilates - adults mixed ability
Hurst Cricket Club, 6:10pm - 7:10pm
Safe, versatile and effective for all ages and fitness levels. For information / to book contact Anne: pilates@ntlworld.com or 0118 901 7784.

Monday 18th February 2019, and every Monday
Games Night
The Green Man, 7:00pm
Lots of childhood favourite games. Free chips for players.

Monday 18th February 2019, and every Monday
Pilates - adults mixed ability
Hurst Cricket Club, 7:20pm - 8:20pm
Safe, versatile & effective for all ages & fitness levels For information / to book contact Anne: pilates@ntlworld.com or 0118 901 7784.

Monday 18th February 2019, and every Monday
Hurst Goju-ryu Karate Club
Large Village Hall, 7:30pm - 9:15pm
Learn to defend your self and get fit at the same time. Will also help to keep you supple. Adults 14+ years.

Monday 18th February 2019, and every Monday
Bell Ringing Practice
St.Nicholas Church, 8:00pm - 9:30pm
All welcome from absolute beginners and all ages.

Monday 18th February 2019, and every Monday
Pub Quiz
Wheelwrights Arms, 9:00pm

Tuesday 19th February 2019, and every Tuesday
Over 50s Tai Chi
Large Village Hall, 9:30am - 10:30am
Tai Chi is a gentle form of exercise, which uses a series of slow movements.

Tuesday 19th February 2019, and every Tuesday
Over 50s Tai Chi, Advanced Class
Large Village Hall, 10:30am - 11:15am
Tai Chi is very good for helping with relaxation and stress-relief.

Tuesday 19th February 2019, and every Tuesday
Bible Study and Prayer
Hurst Gospel Hall, 7:45pm
Come along to see what the Bible has to teach us.

Tuesday 19th February 2019, and every Tuesday
Hurst Volleyball Club
Large Village Hall, 8:30pm - 10:00pm
Beginners always welcome.

Tuesday 19th February 2019, and every Tuesday
Quiz Night
Jolly Farmer, 8:30pm

Wednesday 20th February 2019, and every Wednesday
Hurst Goju-ryu Karate Kids Club
Large Village Hall, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Kids Club for 5-14 year olds.

Wednesday 20th February 2019, and every Wednesday
Beginners Pilates
Hurst Cricket Club, 6:00pm
Beginners pilates class

Wednesday 20th February 2019, and every Wednesday
Intermediates Pilates
Hurst Cricket Club, 7:00pm
Intermediates mixed ability pilates class

Wednesday 20th February 2019, and every Wednesday
Hurst Goju-ryu Karate Club
Large Village Hall, 7:30pm - 9:15pm
Learn to defend your self and get fit at the same time. Will also help to keep you supple. Adults 14+ years.

Wednesday 20th February 2019, and every Wednesday
Men Only Pilates
Hurst Cricket Club, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Men only pilates class

Thursday 21st February 2019, and every Thursday
Pilates - adults mixed ability
Hurst Cricket Club, 6:10pm - 7:10pm
Safe, versatile & effective for all ages & fitness levels. For information / to book contact Anne: pilates@ntlworld.com or 0118 901 7784.

Thursday 21st February 2019, and every Thursday
Yoga Classes
St.Nicholas Primary School, 7:00pm
Ladies and gents. All levels welcome. For information contact: katymeadsbeauty@gmail.com or 07761 591605.

Thursday 21st February 2019, and every Thursday
Pilates - adults mixed ability
Hurst Cricket Club, 7:20pm - 8:20pm
Safe, versatile & effective for all ages & fitness levels For information / to book contact Anne: pilates@ntlworld.com or 0118 901 7784.

Thursday 21st February 2019, and every Thursday
Hurst Morris People
Large Village Hall, 8:00pm - 10:00pm
HuMP welcomes anyone who'd like to have a go at dancing at their "Have a Go" sessions in September each year. Men and women are welcome. It's free of charge and you'll enjoy it. Details at www.hump.org.uk or ring Ian on 0118 926 8187.

Thursday 21st February 2019, and every Thursday
Pub Quiz
Elephant and Castle, 8:00pm
Bonus cash prize question. Finger food during the break.

Friday 22nd February 2019, and every Friday
Yoga Classes
Large Village Hall, 10:00am - 11:30am
£10 drop-in, £50 for 6 weeks. Call 07776 255025 for more inforamtion
Contact: cheryl.youngman@harleyd.co.uk

Sunday 24th February 2019
Wokingham Half Marathon
9:00am - 2:00pm
Road closures in effect from 9:00am - 2:00pm Roads affected: Bell Foundry Lane, Wokingham. Warren House Road. Maidenhead Road. Forest Road. B3018 The Straight Mile (from Maidenhead Road to Hinton Road). Darvills Lane. Hungerford Lane. Hinton Road. Broadcommon Road. Islandstone Lane (from Broadcommon Road to Nelsons Lane). Pound Lane. Nelsons Lane. Pound Lane. Broadcommon Lane. Please also take care on the A321 between Hinton Road and Broadcommon Road, and near Cantley Park, Wokingham.

Sunday 24th February 2019
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 11:00am

Sunday 24th February 2019
Refreshments
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:30am

Sunday 24th February 2019
Family Gospel
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:45am

Monday 25th February 2019, and every Monday in term time
Yoga Class
Committee Room, 9:15am - 11:15am
Small friendly class. Beginners welcome.

Monday 25th February 2019, and every Monday in term time
Coffee and Toddlers
Hurst Gospel Hall, 9:30am - 11:00am
Open to all to come in for coffee and those with toddlers to come and play

Monday 25th February 2019, and every Monday in term time
J.A.M. (Jesus and Me)
Hurst Gospel Hall, 6:15pm
Lots of fun. Games, quizzes, Bible stories and prizes. For school age children.

Tuesday 26th February 2019, and every Tuesday in term time
Bootcamp with Matt Gorton
Hurst Cricket Club, 9:00am - 10:00am
£10 per session

Tuesday 26th February 2019, and every Tuesday in term time
Olivia Dance Academy
Large Village Hall, 4:15pm - 7:30pm
Tap and modern dance classes - see the website for details

Tuesday 26th February 2019
Confirmation Service
St.Nicholas Church, 7:30pm
Confirmation Service with Bishop Andrew of Reading.

Events in March 2019

Friday 1st March 2019, and every Friday in term time
BilinguaSing
Large Village Hall, 9:45am - 10:30am
We Sing French (toddlers & pre-schoolers)

Friday 1st March 2019, and every Friday in term time
BilinguaSing
Large Village Hall, 10:45am - 11:30am
Baby Loves French (newborn, sitting & crawling babies)

Friday 1st March 2019, and every Friday in term time
Relax into the Weekend
Hurst Cricket Club, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Relaxation sessions. £5 per session or £25 for six weeks.

Saturday 2nd March 2019
RSPB walk
Dinton Pastures Country Park, 9:00am - 12:30pm
Join the Wokingham & Bracknell branch of the RSPB on a monthly walk around Dinton Pastures. Under 18s must be accompanied. Meet in main car park (parking £1). Adults £1 (proceeds to RSPB), accompanied children free.

Saturday 2nd March 2019
Hurst Morris People's Barn Dance
Large Village Hall, 7:15pm - 11:30pm
The organisers promise barn dancing that everyone will enjoy. Howard Ballard will provide easy to follow calling and music is by Chris, Patsy and friends. Please bring a plate of finger food to share, helping produce the event's famous feast half way through the evening. Also please bring your own drinks. Tea, coffee and squash will be provided. Tickets at £7.50, with under 12s free, are by emailing contact@hump.org.uk See the HuMP website for details.
Contact: contact@hump.org.uk

Sunday 3rd March 2019
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 11:00am
with Sunday Club for children

Sunday 3rd March 2019
Refreshments
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:30am

Sunday 3rd March 2019
Family Gospel
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:45am

Sunday 3rd March 2019
Jazz at the Wheelies
Wheelwrights Arms, 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Monday 4th March 2019
Hurst Parish Council Meeting
Committee Room, 7:30pm
Members of the public and press are cordially invited to the meeting

Wednesday 6th March 2019
Ladies Evening
Hurst Gospel Hall, 7:00pm
Some months we do a Bible study and other months a craft or listen to a talk.

Wednesday 6th March 2019
St Nicholas Singers
St.Nicholas Primary School, 7:45pm
An adult community choir. All welcome. £1 per head. No need to read music or have any previous experience.
Contact: Rosemary Wilkins - 0118 934 9723 - stnicholassingers@gmail.com

Sunday 10th March 2019
Friends of Lavell's Lake Bird Walk
Sandford Lane Car Park, 9:00am - 12 noon
Morning stroll around Lavell's Reserve. Meet Sandford Lane car park. Members free, non-members donation £1.

Sunday 10th March 2019
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 11:00am
with Sunday Club for children

Sunday 10th March 2019
Refreshments
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:30am

Sunday 10th March 2019
Family Gospel
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:45am

Sunday 17th March 2019
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 8:00am

Sunday 17th March 2019
Messy Church
St.Nicholas Primary School, 11:00am
At a Messy Service we celebrate God in our community by listening to stories, making things, singing, praying, talking, eating and drinking. Suitable for everyone - adults and children alike!

Sunday 17th March 2019
C.A.M.E.O. (Come and meet each other)
Hurst Gospel Hall, 5:00pm
Time to chat, have tea, do some hymn singing and hear a Bible talk. Everyone very welcome.

Wednesday 20th March 2019
St Nicholas Singers
St.Nicholas Primary School, 7:45pm
An adult community choir. All welcome. £1 per head. No need to read music or have any previous experience.
Contact: Rosemary Wilkins - 0118 934 9723 - stnicholassingers@gmail.com

Saturday 23rd March 2019
Karaoke Night for Orchid
Elephant and Castle, 8:00pm - 11:00pm
Get the drinks in, pick a song and start belting your favorite tune! All proceeds in support of Orchid - Fighting Male Cancer. £1 per song, £2 to stop the singing

Sunday 24th March 2019
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 11:00am

Sunday 24th March 2019
Refreshments
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:30am

Sunday 24th March 2019
Family Gospel
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:45am

Sunday 31st March 2019
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 11:00am

Sunday 31st March 2019
Refreshments
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:30am

Sunday 31st March 2019
Family Gospel
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:45am

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