Papercraft and More

We are a small group eagerly learning more and more.  August saw us using freebie craft materials making cards and we also started making a beaded bracelet, which challenged even the best of us!  However, the results are wonderful.  In September we will be thinking about what to make for Christmas…….  We would love to […]

Singing for Fun

After our summer break we resumed at 2pm on Friday, 9th September in the Coffee Lounge at the Methodist Church.  We are not a choir, we simply sing together for the joy of doing so in a convivial atmosphere.  New members (and any form of musical accompaniment) will be most welcome.

Walking (Half Day – Wednesday) – September meeting

The September walk is on Wednesday, 14th September and will start from the Village Hall in Bruntingthorpe at our normal start time of 10am.  The walk is approximately six miles.  The village hall is situated on Main Street in the village.  Please park considerately within that area.  Currently this group is at capacity – do […]

Music Appreciation (Tuesday) – August meeting

Peter presented the programme of music at our August meeting.  We began the morning with the overture: ‘The Italian Girl in Algiers’ by Gioachino Rossini (1792-1868).  This was followed by the ‘Piano Sonata No 12 in A flat major’ by Beethoven (1770-1827) and the ‘Violin Concerto No 1 in G minor’ by Max Bruch (1838-1920).  After […]

Architecture – August meeting

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church, Market Harborough.  At the August meeting, Colin and Peter gave a talk entitled ‘Oranges and Lemons………’ which was a look at some churches within the City of London.  Colin began the afternoon by talking about the meaning […]

Ukulele – August meeting

Just had a wonderful Beatles session, strumming through some fantastic 60s melodies from the Fab Four.  Although some of our number are fairly new to the Ukulele, we now feel we can offer ourselves as an entertainment act, ideally to an uncritical audience who might like to enjoy our singing and playing!  So if you […]

Exercise & Keep Fit (No 2)

We meet on Thursdays between 4 and 5pm in the Youth Wing of the Methodist Church on Northampton Road, Market Harborough.  We are actively seeking new members and if you would like to join us please contact me for further details.  Dates coming up are:  September 15th, 22nd and 29th, and October 6th.  Anne Goldsmith.

Exercise & Keep Fit (No 1)

We meet each Monday of the month between 9.30 and 10.30am in the Youth Wing of the Methodist Church on Northampton Road.  Numbers are limited but we do have room for 2 or 3 new members, please contact me if you are interested in joining us.  Dates coming up are:  19th and 26th of September […]

Sunday Lunch

Singles Sunday Lunch (No 2) – September meeting

Eight members of Group 2 of the Sunday Singles Lunch groups met, on Sunday 4th September, at The Shoulder of Mutton pub in Great Bowden.  As only eight members of the Group were available to attend it proved to be a lovely intimate lunch with plenty of lively chatter.  As always the carvery at this […]

Visit RHS Wisley – Book now!

Outing to RHS Garden, Wisley on Sunday, 18th September, cost £13.  See also the entry in the ‘Events’ section. The RHS flagship garden in the heart of Surrey, famed for its impressive Mixed Borders, rock and woodland gardens and a magnificent Glasshouse, Wisley offers a beautiful and relaxing experience throughout the year, where you can take […]