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Diary & Events

REGULAR EVENTS:
(Scroll down for "Dates for your Diary")
Please note that not all clubs, organisations or their activities are listed here - for more in-depth detail please click on "Community & Clubs" (left), then make your selection.

Mondays

Black box collection on alternate Mondays. Click here for the website giving details of collections.

Garden waste collections - if you have opted in to the chargeable garden waste collections these are collected on alternate Mondays. For further information see www.wiltshire.gov.uk/rubbish-collection-days.

Autumn Club, 2pm - 4pm on alternate Mondays (for dates, etc, please look at Autumn Club's page).

Bell-ringing, 7pm to 8pm in St Michael & All Angels Church. No strength needed, expert and safe tuition given, all free. Teenagers to pensioners – all ages welcome! Please call Diane for more details – 07768 053116.

Book Club, monthly at 11am in Folly Row Café - all welcome.  Details from (01249) 750887.

Tuesdays

Mobile library every 4 weeks (fortnightly at the school). This vehicle has full disabled access. It arrives at the Old Post Office, Stubbs Lane (near the telephone box) at 10.10am until 10.30am every four weeks. It also visits the school every fortnight on a Tuesday from 9.15am to 10am, where it is open to the general public (and schoolchildren during term time). For full details and dates and for other library services click here. For dates of visits and more information, click on mobile library.

Pilates on Tuesday evenings (apart from WI night - see "Dates For Your Diary"). Beginners at 6pm to 7pm and Improvers at 7.15pm to 8.15pm.  Contact sfppilates@outlook.com

Thursdays

Salsa classes, from 8.30pm in the village hall (please check dates below as Salsa doesn't run in the village hall when there's a parish council meeting). Beginners welcome. Run on a drop in and dance, pay-as-you-go basis by our new instructor, Anthony. Bring your own refreshments and no stilettos please. Details from Linda Durno on (01249) 750514.

Fridays

Refuse collection on alternate Fridays. Bank holiday collections link. 
Blue lidded plastic & cardboard wheelie bin collection on different alternate Fridays to the refuse and garden collections.

Women Out Walking
WOW meets each month, 10am at the end of The Close, for a gentle walk and friendly chat. Details from Delcia Fussell on (01249) 750529. Walk dates below - please note that WOW walks are dog-free.

Fish & chips and curry night at Kington St Michael Club, from 5pm to 7.45pm - to eat in or take away. The Club now offers GLUTEN FREE fish and chips, on request. Please telephone in advance on Friday evenings from 5pm, on (01249) 750336.

Dog Training
Every Friday evening in the village hall; to book a place please contact Julie on (01249) 650062.

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Tuesday 13th November:
WI
, 7.30pm in the village hall, when Colin Stone talks about the Free Wheelers blood bikes.  The competition is for an arrangement in shades of red.

Thursday 15th November:
Parish Council
meeting, 7.45pm in the village hall; all welcome. AGENDA.

Monday 19th November:
All Angels WI
, 8pm in the village hall, making jambola jars filled with sweets and decorative felt hearts. Visitors welcome, please email allangels@gmail.com.

Wednesday 21st November:
Newsletter deadline
; submit copy by 10am to the editor, Andrew Noblet, via a.j.noblet @phonecoop.coop.

Thursday 22nd November:
1. Cider & Sausage night
in The Jolly Huntsman. A self service buffet with a a selection of locally produced sausages and a delicious choice of traditional scrumpy ciders - £11.95 per head.  Booking advisable on (01249) 750305.
2.
Salsa, 8.30pm in the village hall; £5 each. Beginners welcome; details from Linda Durno on (01249) 750514.

Saturday 23rd November:
An Evening of Antiques, Intrigue & Indulgence
, 6.30pm at Chippenham Golf Club.
  You are invited to an evening with Marc Allum & Lisa Lloyd both experts on Antiques Road Show.
On arrival guests will receive a complimentary drink and there will be a display of fascinating antiques. On the tables each guest will have a list of these items to value, date, or explain “what is this?”.
Dinner will be served at 7.30pm. While enjoying your coffee, Marc will give an entertaining talk and reveal the true answers to the quiz, giving a prize to the winner. Test your knowledge! To complete the evening there will be a small auction which includes his offer to take 4 people to an antiques auction.
A bar will be available throughout the evening. Numbers are limited, so book early - click here for a booking form.

Monday 26th November:
Autumn Club, meeting at 2pm in the village hall, with a talk by Dave Williams, who is a dog trainer.

Thursday 29th November:
Salsa,
8.30pm in the village hall; £5 each. Beginners welcome; details from Linda Durno on (01249) 750514.

Monday 3rd December:
All Angels WI
, 8pm in the village hall, making wreaths, plus mulled wine. Visitors welcome, please email allangels@gmail.com.

Thursday 6th December:
1. Late night opening
until 7pm at Kington St Michael Shop.
2. Salsa, 8.30pm in the village hall; £5 each. Beginners welcome; details from Linda Durno on (01249) 750514.

Saturday 8th December:
1. Christmas Fayre, 10am – 2 pm in the village hall. A great opportunity to buy some Christmas presents as well as catch up with friends and family over a cup of tea and mince pie from the café. Father Christmas will be in his grotto and there will be plenty of stalls with Christmas goodies and fun activities, plus the children’s Christmas card competition.
2. Evening Christmas carols and mulled wine, 6.30pm at the village hall. Join in with carols around the Christmas tree at 6.30pm, and enjoy a glass of mulled wine and another mince pie!

3. Christmas Meal
in Kington Club, 7.30 for 8pm.  Tickets £20 (children £12.50), available from the club, for 3 courses plus coffee & mints.  All welcome; details and menu here. Call (01249) 750336.

Monday 10th December:
Autumn Club, meeting at 2pm in the village hall for the Christmas party, with entertainment by musician Graham Harding.

Tuesday 11th December:
WI
, 7.30pm in the village hall, with a Tudor Christmas by Cherry Hubbard.  The competition is for your favourite Christmas decoration.

Thursday 13th December:
1. Late night opening
until 7pm at Kington St Michael Shop.
2. Salsa, 8.30pm in the village hall; £5 each. Beginners welcome; details from Linda Durno on (01249) 750514.

Friday 14th December:
Women Out Walking
, leaving the end of The Close at 10am, followed by lunch at The Jolly Huntsman. Details from Delcia Fussell on (01249) 750529; sorry - no dogs.

Thursday 20th December:
Late night opening
until 7pm at Kington St Michael Shop.

Friday 21st December:
Children's Christmas Disco
at Kington Club, 6pm - 9pm for children up to 14 years of age.  Free entry; call (01249) 750336.

Saturday 22nd December:
Christmas Bingo and Raffle Draw
, 8.30pm at Kington Club.  All welcome; call (01249) 750336.

Monday 31st December:
New Year's Eve Karaoke,
8.30pm in Kington Club, with DJ Dave. Join our enthusiastic group of crooners! Free entry; all welcome.


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Friday 4th January:
Women Out Walking
, leaving the end of The Close at 10am. Details from Delcia Fussell on (01249) 750529; sorry - no dogs.

Tuesday 8th January:
WI
, 7.30pm in the village hall. a Bollywood evening with the sahara sisters.  The competition is for a flamboyant piece of jewellery.

Thursday 17th January:

Parish Council meeting, 7.45pm in the village hall; all welcome.

Friday 8th February:
Women Out Walking
, leaving the end of The Close at 10am. Details from Delcia Fussell on (01249) 750529; sorry - no dogs.

Tuesday 12th February:
WI
, 7.30pm in the village hall, when Barry Edwards will talk on the early history of Penguin Books.  The competition is for your oldest book.

Thursday 21st February:
Parish Council meeting, 7.45pm in the village hall; all welcome.

Tuesday 12th March:
WI, 7.30pm in the village hall, for the Annual Meeting, Election of President & Committee, Annual Report & Financial Statement. The competition is for a story in six words.

Tuesday 12th March:
WI
, 7.30pm in the village hall.  John Pemberton will talk on
"Life and Times at the Royal Hospital, Chelsea".  The competition is for a photograph of a London landmark.

Saturday 16th March:
Kington Club's AGM
, 8pm in the Clubhouse Lounge.  All fully paid up members are invited to attend.

Thursday 21st March:
Parish Council
meeting, 7.45pm in the village hall; all welcome.

Thursday 4th April:
Annual Parish Meeting
, 7.45pm in the village hall; all welcome.

Thursday 18th April:
Parish Council
meeting, 7.45pm in the village hall; all welcome.

Thursday 16th May:
Parish Council
meeting, to include the AGM, 7.45pm in the village hall; all welcome.

Saturday 6th July:
School Fête
.  More details to follow in due course.

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