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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. The New Term started on Wednesday 3rd January 2018 - 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

Fridays until the end of August

Boules - on Great Maplestead Playing Field, for the magnificent Maplesteads Challenge Trophy! Make the most of those warm summer, end-of-the-week evenings! Starts around 6.30pm. Bring your own drinks, snacks and chairs. More details here.

Saturday/Sunday 21st/22nd July

A Bit of a Do - at Pebmarsh Football Ground, from 10.00am - 5.00pm both days. There will be vintage tractors, stationary engines, working displays, farm animals, refreshments, stalls and a raffle - all in aid of the Village Hall. Admission by Donation.

Sunday 22nd July

Navigational Scatter Event - from Great Maplestead Village Hall. Enjoy a quiet drive in the country, answer a few clues, possibly win a prize and then enjoy a friendly lunch. Max. entry 12 teams; maximumof 4 participants/teamentry £7.50/person. Breakfast/briefing at 9.15am; start 10.00am; lunch & prize-giving around 1.00pm. More details from Steve Harris (01787 462 818) or see poster here for entry information.

Tuesday 24th July

Tuesday Talk- in Gestingthorpe Village Hall. Jamie Spencer of Mr Spencer's Flowers in Clare will be demonstrating how to create natural, country arrangements using flowers from the garden. Entry £5 per person (to include a galss of wine or soft drink). To book a place call Chris Harman (01787 462 763) or Andy Craig (01787 469 687).


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Saturday 8th September

Maplesteads Jumble Sale - in Great Maplestead Village Hall. Opens 3.00pm/admission 30p. Raffle & refreshments. Contributions please to the Village Hall on the Thursday morning, all day Friday & Saturday morning only. More information from Diane Smith (01787 473 300)

Saturday 15th September

Maplesteads Autumn Show - in Great Maplestead Village Hall. Full details of the event, including the various classes and categories to be judged, can be viewed or downloaded here and here. Remember, the Photographic Competition's subject this year is Views of the Maplesteads  - so get snapping! For more information contact Carol Brownlie (01787 461 527)

Saturday 29th/ Sunday 30th September

2018 Flower Festival - in the Round Church. Saturday 10.00am - 5.00pm; Sunday 10.00am-4.00pm. Entry £2 per person/children free. Refreshments available all day, both days.

Sunday 30th September

Annual Ploughing Match -at Little Maplestead Hall. For further deatils contact Ken Vince (01376 325 363 or 07850 579 413)

Saturday 13th October

Quiz Night - in Great Maplestead Village Hall. Doors open 7.00pm - start 7.30pm. Entry £5 per person/maximum 12 teams of 6 people each. Tickets from Val Castro (01787 462 789)

Sunday 14th October

Harvest Walk - from Great Maplestead Village Hall. Meet at 10.30am. Entry £2.50 per person/children & dogs free. Refreshments at half-way and end. 


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