CHRISTMAS FAYRE: Ashburnham & Penhurst WI are holding their annual Christmas Fayre tomorrow, December 6. This will be held at Ashburnham Village Hall, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. There will be local produce, seasonal stalls and a raffle along with WI refreshments and much more.
2M@1: 2m@1 are next meeting on Monday, December 8, at 1 p.m. in the Church Hall. This month is a Bring and share Christmas buffet. Everyone is welcome to join them.
COFFEE MORNING: The next Coffee Morning is on Monday, December 15 in the Church Hall, Ashburnham Place 10.30 a.m. - 12 p.m. You are welcome to go along for a good friendly chat.
VILLAGE LUNCH: The next Village Lunch is on December 17 at Penhurst Retreat Centre, 12.30 p.m. Lunch is cooked every month for any older residents in the villages who would like a bit of company and a delicious meal. Transport can be arranged if needed. For more information or to book a place, give Janet a ring on 01424 892311.
MOBILE LIBRARY: The East Sussex County Council Mobile Library service will next be in Ashburnham (by the chapel) on Thursday, December 18, 9.50 a.m. - 10.10 a.m.
CHAPEL COFFEE MORNING: Ashburnham Chapel are holding a coffee morning on December 22, 10.30 a.m. - 12 p.m. All are welcome to join them.
BOOK CLUBS: Both the afternoon and evening book clubs are not meeting during December.
PUB QUIZ: The Ash Tree Inn are holding their first Pub quiz of the year on January 6, 2015, at 7.45 p.m. Entry is £1/person and a set meal of £5 can be ordered. Please call them on 892104 for further details.
GARDENING CLUB: The Ashburnham and Penhurst Gardening Club are next meeting on January 26, 7.30 p.m. at the Village Hall. This month they have a talk from Fergus Garrett from Great Dixter. Tickets, costing £5 to include a glass of wine and light refreshments, are available from John Southam on 07709 642940 or view their website: www.ashpengc.org.uk.
COMMUNITY WEBSITE: Don’t forget that you can look to see what is going on in Ashburnham and Penhurst on the community website: www.ashburnham-penhurst.net.
ST PETER’S: Church services for St Peter’s, Ashburnham, 10.30 a.m. unless otherwise stated. December 7, Morning Praise with children’s activities. December 14, 6 p.m., Carol Service. December 21, Morning Praise with children’s activities. December 28, Morning Praise with children’s activities
ST MICHAEL THE ARCHANGEL: Church services for St Michael the Archangel, Penhurst, 10.30a.m. unless otherwise stated. December 7, Holy Communion. December 14, Morning Prayer. December 21, 5 p.m., Carol Service. December 28, Morning Prayer with Carols
CHAPEL: Services for Ashburnham Chapel, 6.30p.m. unless otherwise stated. December 7, Evening Service. December 14, Evening Service. December 21, Evening Service. December 28, Evening Service
PRAYER MEETINGS: The Chapel and St Peter’s church are joining together for prayer meetings. These will be held on the 2nd Thursday of the month, 8 p.m. at Ashburnham Church Hall.
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