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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.

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. These classes are run as a course and are pre-bookable; call Amanda on 07947 348100 or email amandaspilates@gmail.com. Website: http://www.amandaspilates.co.uk/.

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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Thursday 24th May:
Salsa classes, 8.30pm in the village hall. Beginners welcome; details from Linda Durno on (01249) 750514.

Friday 25th May:
WI walk,
leaving The Ridings at 9am; details from Delcia Fussell on (01249) 750529.

Thursday 31st May:
1. Caribbean night
at The Jolly Huntsman - another of their popular themed buffet evenings at £11.95 per head. Click here for the menu.  Booking advisable on (01249) 750305.
2. Salsa classes, 8.30pm in the village hall. Beginners welcome; details from Linda Durno on (01249) 750514.

Friday 1st June:
Women Out Walking
, meeting at 10am at the end of The Close; details from Delcia Fussell on (01249) 750529.

Saturday 2nd June:
Skittles Competition
, 8pm at Kington Club. Entry fee: Singles £3, Doubles £5. Cash prizes of £50 for first place, £25 for runner-up. Please sign up at the Club; tel (01249) 750336.

Wednesday 6th June:
KSM School's Open Morning
, 9.15am to 11.30am. Classes and activities will run as normal. Visitors are invited to come in to school to see the school in action and to work alongside the children. This is available for existing parents, prospective parents and members of the community.
Thursday 24th May:Salsa classes, 8.30pm in the village hall. Beginners welcome; details from Linda Durno on (01249) 750514.Thursday 24th May:Salsa classes, 8.30pm in the village hall. Beginners welcome; details from Linda Durno on (01249) 750514.

Thursday 7th June:
Salsa
classes, 8.30pm in the village hall. Beginners welcome; details from Linda Durno on (01249) 750514.


Tuesday 12th June:
WI, 7.30pm in the village hall, with Moroccan cookery from The Farm Cookery School.  The competition is for your favourite Moroccan recipe.

Friday 15th June:
WI walk
, meeting at 9am at The Ridings; details from Jenny Hayne.

Monday 18th June:
1.
Autumn Club, meeting at 2pm in the village hall, 'Adventure USA' - a talk by Mike Chipperfield.
2. All Angels WI
, 8pm in the village hall, for a cookery demonstration by Waafa Powell. Visitors welcome, please email allangels@gmail.com

Saturday 23rd June:
1. Festival on The Farm
, Manor Farm Cottage, Easton Piercy, in aid of RUH Bath Cancer UnitFrom 1pm Arrival/pitch tents/bring a picnic lunch/kids entertainer/kids crafts.  3pm - kids' and adult ‘sports day’ races/tug of war/football & other games/tombola.  Afternoon tea. Helping Hands Art Work – join in to create a large piece of art during the event to donate to the new Cancer Unit.  6pm - hog roast/BBQ/raffle/auction.  Live music and disco.  Camp over if you wish to stay and on Sunday morning from 9am there will be campers' cooked breakfast and morning coffee.
Tickets (£10 of every adult ticket sold is donated to RUH Bath Cancer Unit)to order email penny.tenerife@hotmail.co.uk or text/phone 07881 238242: Adults: £25, Kids: £5, Campers: £10 per tent.
Please donate a cake and/or raffle prize.  If you would like to volunteer to help, let us know.
  Pay cash or card (Visa/Mastercard credit or debit) on the day for the following: hog roast with potatoes, roll & salad £10, hot dogs/burgers – with potatoes, roll & salad £8 (without salads £5). Bar (beer/larger/cider/bottles of red & white wine, soft drinks) – or bring your own.
Sunday breakfast: bacon and/or egg buttie/toast/cereal/tea & coffee - £5.

2. 70s Disco Night, 8.30pm at Kington Club. Dig out your flares, find your funky prints, hunt out those platform shoes – it’s 70s night! Strut your funky stuff…. get down and boogie! 70s fashion optional, but sooo much fun! Free entry.

Saturday 30th June:
School Fete
, 11.30am - 2pm. Pop the date in your diary now - details to follow.

Sunday 1st July:
KSM Have a Field Day.
The village rounders festival is back this summer! Plus BBQ and beer tent for a great family afternoon on our QE2 Field (weather permitting!).  More details to follow.

Monday 2nd July:
Autumn Club
, meeting at 2pm in the village hall, for curling with Sally. Open day - all welcome to see what Autumn Club is about.

Friday 6th July:
Women Out Walking
, meeting at 10am at the end of The Close; details from Delcia Fussell on (01249) 750529.

Tuesday 12th July:
WI
, 7.30pm in the village hall, with the Strumble Bees ukelele group.  The competition is a limerick.

Saturday 14th July:
Karaoke Night
,
8.30pm in Kington Club, with DJ Dave. Join our enthusiastic group of crooners! Free entry; all welcome.

Monday 16th July:
1.
Autumn Club, meeting at 2pm in the village hall, with a speaker from the Air Ambulance.
2. All Angels WI
, 8pm in the village hall, for a sing-along movie night. Visitors welcome, please email allangels@gmail.com

Wednesday 18th July:
Newsletter deadline
, please email copy to the editor, Andrew Noblet, by 10am, via a.j.noblet @phonecoop.coop.

Saturday 21st July:
Flower & Produce Show
, 3pm in the village hall, with tea and cakes, a raffle and a fun auction at 4pm.  Entry by donation.  Please click here for the schedule and entry form.  Further information is available form Jenny Hayne, tel. (01249) 750443.

Friday 27th July:
WI walk
, meeting at 9am at The Ridings.

Monday 30th July:
Fun in the Sun,
2.30pm to 4pm on the QE2 Field (if wet then in Kington Club).  A free activity programme for 5-11 year olds, aimed at providing high quality sports coaching during the summer holidays for young people.  Also running on August 6th, 13th & 20th.  More details to follow.

Monday 6th August:
Fun in the Sun,
2.30pm to 4pm on the QE2 Field (if wet then in Kington Club). A free activity programme for 5-11 year olds, aimed at providing high quality sports coaching during the summer holidays for young people. Also running on August 13th & 20th. More details to follow
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Monday 13th August:
Fun in the Sun
,
2.30pm to 4pm on the QE2 Field (if wet then in Kington Club). A free activity programme for 5-11 year olds, aimed at providing high quality sports coaching during the summer h
olidays for young people. Also running on August 20th. More details to follow.

Monday 20th August:
Fun in the Sun,
2.30pm to 4pm on the QE2 Field (if wet then in Kington Club). A free activity programme for 5-11 year olds, aimed at providing high quality sports coaching during the summer holidays for young people. More details to follow
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Sunday 26th August:
Fun Family Day
, 1pm - 5pm on the QE2 Field, featuring a barbecue, bar, games, stalls and more.  Free entry.  Organised by Kington Club and supporting Wiltshire Air Ambulance - further details here.  If you would like a stall, at £5 each, please email the Club's Secretary on ksmclub@zoho.com.

Tuesday 11th September:
WI
, 7.30pm in the village hall, with Sarah Buttenshaw giving a talk entitled "A Strill Through Venice".  The competition is for a favourite "water" photo"

Monday 17th September:
All Angels WI
, 8pm in the village hall, for singing with the inspiring Jo. Visitors welcome, please email allangels@gmail.com


Tuesday 9th October:
WI
, 7.30pm in the village hall, featuring lip reading and hearing loss with Janice Fisher.  The competition is a word game.


Saturday 13th October:
Race night,
7pm in the village hall, with the first race at 7.30pm. Race card £10 to include a hot meal; bring your own wine etc.  Enjoy the spirit of the occasion - dress code is "Point to Point" or "Ascot".  Race cards available from Jenny Hayne on (01249) 750443 or Denise Whale on (01249) 658503.

Saturday 27th October:

Halloween Karaoke Night,
8.30pm in Kington Club, with DJ Dave. Join our enthusiastic group of crooners! Free entry; all welcome.

Saturday 3rd November:
Bonfire Night & Fireworks
at the QE2 Field.  Details to follow - save the date!

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.

Saturday 8th December:
Christmas Fayre
in the village hall.  Details to follow.

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.


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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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.

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.

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.

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