August Highlights

Wednesday 16th August 2017
Closing date for entries for the Horticultural Show
Entries for the Hurst Horticultural & Cottage Garden Society Annual Show (Sat 19th Aug) to be submitted by 7pm today. For details see the programme, available in the local shops.

Saturday 19th August 2017
104th Hurst Horticultural & Cottage Garden Society Annual Show
Large Village Hall, 1:30pm
Enjoy a summer afternoon at a traditional village show. Staging of exhibits: 7-10.30am. Show opens at 1.30pm. Produce Auction at approximately 4.15pm

Sunday 27th August 2017
Beer & Cider Festival
The Castle, 12 noon - 6:00pm
With hog roast, gin bar and live music

September Highlights

Saturday 16th September 2017
Hurst Hippodrome
Large Village Hall, 7:30pm - 11:59pm
Come and ‘Dance through the Decades’ to raise money for Alexander Devine Children’s Hospice. There will be music from the 80’s, 90’s and 00’s played by local DJ Thames Valley Discos. Fully licensed Bar with Happy Hour from 7.30-8.30pm Tickets £10 each. Purchase your tickets online. Contact Vicky on 07957 150543, Becky on 07809 148922 for more details.
Contact: lovevivaevents@gmail.com

Events in August 2017

Tuesday 1st August 2017, 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 1st August 2017, 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 1st August 2017, and every Tuesday
Bible Teaching
Hurst Gospel Hall, 7:45pm
Come along to see what the Bible has to teach us.

Tuesday 1st August 2017, and every Tuesday
Hurst Volleyball Club
Large Village Hall, 8:30pm - 10:00pm
Beginners always welcome.

Tuesday 1st August 2017, and every Tuesday
Quiz Night
Jolly Farmer, 8:30pm

Tuesday 1st August 2017, and every Tuesday
Prayer Meeting
Hurst Gospel Hall, 8:30pm

Wednesday 2nd August 2017, and every Wednesday
Hurst Goju-ryu Karate Kids Club
Large Village Hall, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Kids Club for 5-14 year olds.

Wednesday 2nd August 2017, 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 2nd August 2017
Ladies Evening
Hurst Gospel Hall, 7:45pm

Thursday 3rd August 2017, 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 3rd August 2017, and every Thursday
Yoga Classes
St.Nicholas CofE Primary School, 7:00pm
Ladies and gents. All levels welcome. For information contact: katymeadsbeauty@gmail.com or 07761 591605.

Thursday 3rd August 2017, 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 3rd August 2017, 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 3rd August 2017, and every Thursday
Pub Quiz
Elephant and Castle, 8:00pm
Bonus cash prize question. Finger food during the break.

Friday 4th August 2017, and every Friday
Pilates
Large Village Hall, 9:30am - 10:30am
Mat based Pilates class run by a trained Osteopath. For more information contact Rebecca on 07876 774396 or via Facebook

Saturday 5th August 2017
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.

Sunday 6th August 2017
Breaking of Bread
Hurst Gospel Hall, 9:15am

Sunday 6th August 2017
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 11:00am
with Sunday Club for children

Sunday 6th August 2017
Monthly Family Service
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:15am - 12 noon

Sunday 6th August 2017
Jazz at the Wheelies
Wheelwrights Arms, 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Monday 7th August 2017, 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 on 07876 774396 or via Facebook

Monday 7th August 2017, and every Monday
Hurst Goju-ryu Karate Kids Club
Large Village Hall, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Kids Club for 5-14 year olds.

Monday 7th August 2017, and every Monday
Pilates - adults intermediate
Hurst Cricket Club, 6:10pm - 7:10pm
Previous Pilates experience required for this class. For information / to book contact Anne: pilates@ntlworld.com or 0118 901 7784.

Monday 7th August 2017, and every Monday
Games Night
The Green Man, 7:00pm
Lots of childhood favourite games. Free chips for players.

Monday 7th August 2017, 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 7th August 2017, 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 7th August 2017, and every Monday
Bell Ringing Practice
St.Nicholas Church, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
All welcome from absolute beginners and all ages.

Monday 7th August 2017, and every Monday
Pub Quiz
Wheelwrights Arms, 9:00pm

Sunday 13th August 2017
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 13th August 2017
Breaking of Bread
Hurst Gospel Hall, 10:30am

Sunday 13th August 2017
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 11:00am
with Sunday Club for children

Sunday 13th August 2017
Gospel Meeting
Hurst Gospel Hall, 5:00pm

Wednesday 16th August 2017
Closing date for entries for the Horticultural Show
Entries for the Hurst Horticultural & Cottage Garden Society Annual Show (Sat 19th Aug) to be submitted by 7pm today. For details see the programme, available in the local shops.

Saturday 19th August 2017
104th Hurst Horticultural & Cottage Garden Society Annual Show
Large Village Hall, 1:30pm
Enjoy a summer afternoon at a traditional village show. Staging of exhibits: 7-10.30am. Show opens at 1.30pm. Produce Auction at approximately 4.15pm

Sunday 20th August 2017
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 8:00am

Sunday 20th August 2017
Breaking of Bread
Hurst Gospel Hall, 10:30am

Sunday 20th August 2017
Messy Church
St.Nicholas CofE 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 20th August 2017
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.

Sunday 27th August 2017
Breaking of Bread
Hurst Gospel Hall, 10:30am

Sunday 27th August 2017
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 11:00am

Sunday 27th August 2017
Beer & Cider Festival
The Castle, 12 noon - 6:00pm
With hog roast, gin bar and live music

Sunday 27th August 2017
Gospel Meeting
Hurst Gospel Hall, 5:00pm

Events in September 2017

Saturday 2nd September 2017
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.

Sunday 3rd September 2017
Breaking of Bread
Hurst Gospel Hall, 9:15am

Sunday 3rd September 2017
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 11:00am
with Sunday Club for children

Sunday 3rd September 2017
Monthly Family Service
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:15am - 12 noon

Sunday 3rd September 2017
Jazz at the Wheelies
Wheelwrights Arms, 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Monday 4th September 2017, and every Monday in term time
Yoga Class
Committee Room, 9:15am - 11:15am
Small friendly class. Beginners welcome.

Monday 4th September 2017, and every Monday in term time
J.A.M. (Jesus and Me)
Hurst Gospel Hall, 6:15pm - 7:15pm
Quizzes, games, Bible stories, lots of fun. For children 5 - 14 years.

Monday 4th September 2017
Hurst Parish Council Meeting
Committee Room, 7:30pm
Members of the public and press are cordially invited to the meeting

Tuesday 5th September 2017, and every Tuesday in term time
Bootcamp with Matt Gorton
Hurst Cricket Club, 9:00am - 10:00am
£10 per session

Tuesday 5th September 2017, 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

Wednesday 6th September 2017
Ladies Evening
Hurst Gospel Hall, 7:45pm

Wednesday 6th September 2017
St Nicholas Singers
St.Nicholas CofE 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

Friday 8th September 2017, and every Friday in term time
BilinguaSing
Large Village Hall, 9:45am - 10:30am
We Sing French (toddlers & pre-schoolers)

Friday 8th September 2017, and every Friday in term time
Mother and Toddler Group
Hurst Gospel Hall, 10:00am - 11:30am
No admission fee, free coffee.

Friday 8th September 2017, and every Friday in term time
BilinguaSing
Large Village Hall, 10:45am - 11:30am
Baby Loves French (newborn, sitting & crawling babies)

Friday 8th September 2017, 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.

Sunday 10th September 2017
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 September 2017
Breaking of Bread
Hurst Gospel Hall, 10:30am

Sunday 10th September 2017
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 11:00am
with Sunday Club for children

Sunday 10th September 2017
Gospel Meeting
Hurst Gospel Hall, 5:00pm

Saturday 16th September 2017
Hurst Hippodrome
Large Village Hall, 7:30pm - 11:59pm
Come and ‘Dance through the Decades’ to raise money for Alexander Devine Children’s Hospice. There will be music from the 80’s, 90’s and 00’s played by local DJ Thames Valley Discos. Fully licensed Bar with Happy Hour from 7.30-8.30pm Tickets £10 each. Purchase your tickets online. Contact Vicky on 07957 150543, Becky on 07809 148922 for more details.
Contact: lovevivaevents@gmail.com

Sunday 17th September 2017
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 8:00am

Sunday 17th September 2017
Breaking of Bread
Hurst Gospel Hall, 10:30am

Sunday 17th September 2017
Messy Church
St.Nicholas CofE 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 September 2017
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 September 2017
St Nicholas Singers
St.Nicholas CofE 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 24th September 2017
Breaking of Bread
Hurst Gospel Hall, 10:30am

Sunday 24th September 2017
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 11:00am

Sunday 24th September 2017
Gospel Meeting
Hurst Gospel Hall, 5:00pm

Further information about local groups, organisations and activities can be found in the information section on http://www.hvs.org.uk/local-information/ which also includes numerous links to other local websites. If you have an event in the Village that you would like included in a future mailing then please contact us.

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