April Highlights

Sunday 21st April 2019
All Age Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 11:00am
Followed by Easter Egg Hunt

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

May Highlights

Saturday 4th May 2019 to Monday 6th May 2019
Henley Arts Trail returns to Hurst
1 Whistley Court Farm, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Contemporary paintings, sculpture, ceramics and jewellery Jonathan de Mounteney, Liz Chaderton, Suzanne Needham, Linda Tyler. Private view 6-8pm Friday 3 May - join the artists for a glass of wine to get a preview of the exhibition.

Sunday 12th May 2019
Pre-School May Fayre and Grand Garden Opening
Small Village Hall, 11:00am - 3:00pm
We're excited to announce our annual May Fayre and Grand Garden opening and would love for you to join us. We would like to invite all Preschool past parents, their families and members of the village community to take the opportunity to say thank you for their support over the years which has contributed to the development of our village Preschool. There will be stalls for all the family, entertainment for the children, teas, coffee and cakes galore.

Saturday 18th May 2019
Table Top Sale
St.Nicholas Primary School, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Hog roast, hot & cold drinks, homemade cakes. Lucky dip and kids' tattoos. To reserve your space contact Louise Gawthorn or Liz Cox by 19th April. £10 per table.

June Highlights

Friday 7th June 2019
Hurst Village Society Annual General Meeting
St.Nicholas Primary School, 7:30pm
Covering a review of the year's events and HVS's plans and projects for 2019/20. Following the short AGM, we shall have a general discussion and a chance to ask those questions you have been meaning to ask. Afterwards please join us for a glass of wine or soft drink and a chat amongst friends.

Saturday 29th June 2019 and Sunday 30th June 2019
Hurst Show & Country Fayre
Willowmead Field, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Help us celebrate 40 years of the Show! Attractions include the popular dog show, classic car show and art show, all running on both days. Exciting arena events include birds of prey and riding displays. There will be a bar, BBQ, food fair, crafts and pony rides.

Sunday 30th June 2019
VAG at the Manor
Dinton Pastures Country Park, 10:00am - 5:00pm
VW Audi Group car show

Events in April 2019

Sunday 21st April 2019
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 8:00am

Sunday 21st April 2019
All Age Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 11:00am
Followed by Easter Egg Hunt

Sunday 21st April 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.

Tuesday 23rd April 2019, and every Tuesday in term time
Bootcamp with Matt Gorton
Hurst Cricket Club, 9:00am - 10:00am
£10 per session

Tuesday 23rd April 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 23rd April 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 23rd April 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 23rd April 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 23rd April 2019, and every Tuesday
Hurst Volleyball Club
Large Village Hall, 8:30pm - 10:00pm
Beginners always welcome.

Tuesday 23rd April 2019, and every Tuesday
Quiz Night
Jolly Farmer, 8:30pm

Wednesday 24th April 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 24th April 2019, and every Wednesday
Beginners Pilates
Hurst Cricket Club, 6:00pm
Beginners pilates class

Wednesday 24th April 2019, and every Wednesday
Intermediates Pilates
Hurst Cricket Club, 7:00pm
Intermediates mixed ability pilates class

Wednesday 24th April 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 24th April 2019, and every Wednesday
Men Only Pilates
Hurst Cricket Club, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Men only pilates class

Thursday 25th April 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 25th April 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 25th April 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 25th April 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 25th April 2019, and every Thursday
Pub Quiz
Elephant and Castle, 8:00pm
Bonus cash prize question. Finger food during the break.

Friday 26th April 2019, and every Friday in term time
BilinguaSing
Large Village Hall, 9:45am - 10:30am
We Sing French (toddlers & pre-schoolers)

Friday 26th April 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

Friday 26th April 2019, and every Friday in term time
BilinguaSing
Large Village Hall, 10:45am - 11:30am
Baby Loves French (newborn, sitting & crawling babies)

Friday 26th April 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.

Sunday 28th April 2019
Refreshments
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:30am

Sunday 28th April 2019
Family Gospel
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:45am

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

Monday 29th April 2019, and every Monday in term time
Yoga Class
Committee Room, 9:15am - 11:15am
Small friendly class. Beginners welcome.

Monday 29th April 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 29th April 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 29th April 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 29th April 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 29th April 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.

Monday 29th April 2019, and every Monday
Games Night
The Green Man, 7:00pm
Lots of childhood favourite games. Free chips for players.

Monday 29th April 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 29th April 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 29th April 2019, and every Monday
Bell Ringing Practice
St.Nicholas Church, 8:00pm - 9:30pm
All welcome from absolute beginners and all ages.

Monday 29th April 2019, and every Monday
Pub Quiz
Wheelwrights Arms, 9:00pm

Events in May 2019

Wednesday 1st May 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 1st May 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 4th May 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 4th May 2019 to Monday 6th May 2019
Henley Arts Trail returns to Hurst
1 Whistley Court Farm, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Contemporary paintings, sculpture, ceramics and jewellery Jonathan de Mounteney, Liz Chaderton, Suzanne Needham, Linda Tyler. Private view 6-8pm Friday 3 May - join the artists for a glass of wine to get a preview of the exhibition.

Sunday 5th May 2019
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 11:00am
with Sunday Club for children

Sunday 5th May 2019
Refreshments
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:30am

Sunday 5th May 2019
Family Gospel
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:45am

Sunday 5th May 2019
Jazz at the Wheelies
Wheelwrights Arms, 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Sunday 12th May 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 12th May 2019
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 11:00am
with Sunday Club for children

Sunday 12th May 2019
Pre-School May Fayre and Grand Garden Opening
Small Village Hall, 11:00am - 3:00pm
We're excited to announce our annual May Fayre and Grand Garden opening and would love for you to join us. We would like to invite all Preschool past parents, their families and members of the village community to take the opportunity to say thank you for their support over the years which has contributed to the development of our village Preschool. There will be stalls for all the family, entertainment for the children, teas, coffee and cakes galore.

Sunday 12th May 2019
Refreshments
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:30am

Sunday 12th May 2019
Family Gospel
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:45am

Monday 13th May 2019
Hurst Parish Council Meeting
Committee Room, 7:30pm
Members of the public and press are cordially invited to the meeting

Wednesday 15th May 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 18th May 2019
Table Top Sale
St.Nicholas Primary School, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Hog roast, hot & cold drinks, homemade cakes. Lucky dip and kids' tattoos. To reserve your space contact Louise Gawthorn or Liz Cox by 19th April. £10 per table.

Sunday 19th May 2019
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 8:00am

Sunday 19th May 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 19th May 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.

Sunday 26th May 2019
Holy Communion
St.Nicholas Church, 11:00am

Sunday 26th May 2019
Refreshments
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:30am

Sunday 26th May 2019
Family Gospel
Hurst Gospel Hall, 11:45am

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