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Regular Events

Tuesdays 10.00am - 11.30am Yoga Classes in Great Maplestead Village Hall, suitable for all ages and abilities. Cost is £6.50 per class - more details here.
Tuesdays 7.00pm - 8.00pm Legs, Bums & Tums in Great Maplestead Village Hall. All over body toning. Fun and friendly class, suitable for all ages and abilities. Mats/light hand weights provided. £5 per class/pay as you go. Contact Lorraine Sutton (07488 281 671) or see poster here.
Wednesdays 9.30am - 10.30am Dance & Keep Fit Classes in Great Maplestead Village Hall, specifically tailored for individual needs... Cost is £40 per term (for a 10-week term) or £5 per week on the door. More details here.

Thursdays 9.30am - 10.30am & 10.45am - 11.45am

Pilates Classes in Great Maplestead Village Hall, suitable for men and women of all ages and fitness levels. Cost is £40 for 5 classes (or £5 for the first one). For more details contact Catherine Pawsey (07814 459 683) or see poster here.

2019 Diary

Monday 22nd April

Easter Village Walk - from Great Maplestead Village Hall. Meet at 11.00am. Entry £2.50 per person/children, dogs and Easter bunnies free. Refreshments at half-way and end. Poster here.

Wednesday 24th April

Save The Church - Public Meeting in Pebmarsh Village Hall. An invitation to everyone to join the fight to promote, preserve and protect St John the Baptist Church, which is under serious threat of closure. Starts 7.30pm.

Thursday 2nd May

Polling Day - for the District and Parish elections. Please make sure to come out and vote, and remember - you will need the appropriate ID to do so. More details here.

Saturday/Sunday 4th/5th May

2019 Beer Festival - in Great Maplestead Village Hall. 17 Real Ales; Cider; Prosecco; Gin and Wine to sample and enjoy. Saturday: Entry: £5 per person (includes souvenir glass) from 1.00pm to Midnight (3.00pm: Hells Belles Morris Dancers; 5.00pm: Ricardo and his Flamenco guitar; 9.00pm: Half a Whopper - live!). Sunday: Entry: £4 per person from Midday to 5.00pm-ish (2.00pm: Belchamp Morris Dancers). Food available both days. For more information see poster or call Julie Ingram (01787 463 637).

Saturday 18th May

Spring Craft and Plant Fair - at the Round Church. Starts 11.00am. As well as plants and vegetables there will be a wide variety of stalls selling local crafts, gifts and produce: Tiger Lily bags; Zebra Jewellery; DJ Meatlwork; Flamingo Papiere cards; Camoise woodcraft and much, much more. Refreshments will also be available. For more information call Jane Stone (01787 472 525).

Saturday 1st June

Summer Wine Tasting Evening - in Great Maplestead Village Hall, led by Geoff Unwin of Baythorne Hall Wine Merchants. Doors open 7.00pm; starts 7.30pm. Tickets: £12 per person, to include all wine tastings and nibbles, available from Julie Ingram (01787 463 637), Jacqui Mee (01787 461 002) or Val Castro (01787 462 789). Poster here.


Information about Church Services and other church-related events in each Parish can be found here.