Mayor's Coffee Morning - 15 November 2018
The Mayor is holding a Coffee Morning on Thursday, 15 November in the Town Hall between 10.30 am and 1.30 pm.
Everyone welcome. All proceeds towards the Mayor's chosen charity - Families in Grief.
Come along and see the Town Hall too whilst enjoying your coffee.
Another date for the diary!
"Meet the Author" event
will be taking place on Sunday, 16 December at the Pier House, Westward Ho! between 5 pm - 8 pm.
Showcasing 20 different authors from across North Devon, all in the same venue, on the same day!
It's free to attend too.
The event is to promote, advertise and support self-published authors from North Devon.
There will be a raffle on the evening to raise money for the charity Medical Action for Children.
The Arts Society North Devon
A friendly group with diverse interests in the arts, both visual and decorative.
The Group meet at the Durrant House Hotel, Heywood Road, Northam, EX39 3BQ for regular meetings throughout the season, which runs from October to May.
The 2018-2019 Programme of eight monthly lecturers will begin on Tuesday 9th October 2018.
THE MAGNIFICENT MAYA. Lecturer Dr Diana Davies studied at the Institute of Archaeology London, and has spent many years travelling in Central and South America, it was her visit to the Maya site at Palenque in Mexico which inspired her to learn everything she could about the Ancient Maya, a civilisation that people here in the UK, know little about.
The Lecture will begin at 2.00 p.m. at The Durrant House Hotel Bideford. The lectures will continue on the Second Tuesday of each month until May 2019. (The December meeting will be preceded by the AGM which starts at 1.30 p.m)
Visitors are very welcome – a donation of £5 will be requested.
The Arts Society North Devon is a charity which promotes Education and Conservation in the Arts, a Member Society of The Arts Society. Members enjoy a range of lectures covering the History of Art in all its forms. Special Interest Days exploring a specific subject in more detail and Visits to places of historical interest.
Volunteering opportunities are available to all members, Heritage and Church Recording, setting up Church trails for children and supporting the Young Arts competition which is staged by The Burton Gallery in Bideford, in January and February each year. The Society provides funds for the prizes for the Young Arts, also toward the printing and publicity for the Church Trails.
For more information please visit the web site at www.tasnorthdevon.org.uk
TRICKS AND HANDY CROSS ALLOTMENT SITES
Plots can come vacant at any time and up at Tricks and Handy Cross Allotments.
Tricks even have their record for winning the best allotment site for the last three years.