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Regular Events

Mondays 12.00pm - 1.00pm Bokwa Classes in Great Maplestead Village Hall. Bokwa is a dance based fitness class, suitable for all ages and levels of fitness. £5per class/pay as you go or £20 for 5 classes booked in advance. Contact Lorraine Sutton (07488 281 671) or see poster here.
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). Classes started on Thursday 4th January 2018. For more details contact Catherine Pawsey (07814 459 683) or see poster here.

2018 Diary

Saturday 24th November

Christmas Fair - in Great Maplestead Village Hall. Open from 10.30am to 1.00pm. Lots of stalls with Bric-a-Brac, Christmas Cards, Decorations, Bags and Scarves, Jewellery and much much more. There'll be a raffle and coffee, mince pies and cakes for refreshment... More information here.

Saturday 1st December

Christmas Coffee Morning - at School Farm, from 10.00am to 1.00pm. Home made produce - pies, cheese straws and sausage rolls - will be on sale, along with small Christmas puddings and cakes. Tea or coffee are included in the modest entry fee, and there will be a raffle...

Saturday 1st December

Christmas Craft Fair - in Gestingthorpe Village Hall, from 10.00am to 3.00pm. An opportunity to buy a unique Christmas gift made by local crafts people. There will be Paintings, Needle Felting, Jewellery, Pottery, Books, Woodwork, Cards, Candles, Glassware and much more besides. Tea, coffee and seasonal treats will be available throughout the day and there will be a raffle...

Saturday 1st December

Christmas Tree Decoration and Light Up - at 6.00pm on the triangle at the top of Church Street. Bring baubles to decorate the tree and then head for Great Maplestead Village Hall for mulled wine and mince pies.

Saturday 8th December

Christmas Shopping Fair - in Pebmarsh Village Hall, from 12.00 noon to 4.00pm. Do all your Christmas shopping locally in one afternoon. There will be Decorations and Wrapping Paper, Homeware, Clothes, Beauty Products, Sweets and Treats and many other unique gifts. Entry is free and food donations for the local foodbank would be gratefully received. There will also be a raffle...

Saturday 8th December

Wine Tasting - in Gestingthorpe Village Hall at 7.30pm, hosted by George Unwin of Baythorne Hall Wines. Tables of 8, tickets £16/person (to include wine tasting, cheese and canapes) avaiable from Steph Prior (01787 462 351) or Andy Craig (01787 469 687).

Friday 21st December

Carols Round Great Maplestead - meet at 7.00pm on the triangle at the top of Church Street. Mulled wine and mince pies will be served in the Village Hall afterwards.

Saturday 29th December

Mid Winter Beer Festival - in Great Maplestead Village Hall. Try around 6 different beers, with wine, prosecco, soft drinks and snacks also available. Tickets £10 from Julie Ingram (01787 463 637).

And looking ahead...

2019 Diary

 

Sunday 6th January

New Year Village Walk - from Great Maplestead Village Hall. Meet at 11.00am. Entry £2.50 per person/children and dogs free. Refreshments at half-way and end. More details here.

 

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