Blackdown News, Parish Events September 2015

Coronation Hall, Mary Tavy
Tuesday, 1st September
Short Mat Bowls restart, every Tuesday. 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m

Moorland Outreach
Wednesday, 2nd September
Mary Tavy Methodist Chapel  2:00 p.m.
Speakers: Mr. Ivor and Mrs. Sheila Merrin (Plympton). A welcome to all. 

Mary Tavy Methodist Chapel
Saturday, 5th September - Sunday 6th September
A weekend of Celebration for the 180th Anniversary of the Mary Tavy Methodist Chapel 
Saturday, 5th September
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Coffee morning and Craft Market.
Tel. 01822/820575 to book a table.

Sunday, 6th September
10:30 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Speakers: Mrs. Joan Gosling and the Revd. Paul Smith.
All most Welcome.

Peter Tavy Methodist Chapel
Thursday, 10th September
Soup Lunches resume. 12 noon - 1:30 p.m. All welcome

Tavistock Parish Church
Thursday, 10th September
Jonny Cowling concert. 7:30 p.m. Tickets £7.50 available from Bookstop or the parish office.

Tavistock Parish Church
Saturday, 12th September
Tamar Valley Male Voice Choir concert. 7:30 p.m. Fore more information, please contact the parish office on Tel: 01822/616673.

Walking for Devon Historic Churches
Saturday 12th September (Weather Permitting).
We will visit three Churches St. Michael and All Angels, Princetown; St. Raphael Chapel, Huccaby; and St. Gabriel, Postbridge, all by car, then we will walk from Postbridge up the East Dart to Grey Wethers Stone Circles, over to Sittaford Tor on Winney's Down, the Waterfall on the East Dart and over Broadun back to Postbridge.  Any donated money to this worthy cause will be split as follows.
Half will go to St. Peter's, Peter Tavy, the remaining half will go into the Trust Fund, which helps any parish church or chapel in the county with major repair work.  If you would like to walk with us, please contact Patrick Cashell on Tel: 01822/810918, or E-mail gpwcashell@btinternet.com. 

Brentor Garden Club
Thursday, 17th September
Brentor Village Hall 7:30 p.m.
A talk by Nigel Twinn entitled "Dowsing and how it can work in the garden". Visitors very welcome £2.00 on the door.

The Mary Tavy Jubilee Group
Saturday, 19th September
Your Community Matters. A day all about the community 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
To be held in the Coronation Hall and Recreation Ground Mary Tavy. (See Poster) More details on the website: www.mtjubileegroup.co.uk, E-mail: mail@mtjubileegrop.co.uk or contact Alison or Michael on Tel: 0845 5193812

Peter Tavy, Village Hall
Saturday, 26th September
Quiz in aid of the Friends of St. Peter's, Peter Tavy. 7:30 p.m. Start. Raffle and Light Refreshments,
Bring your own drinks.


Tavistock Parish Church
Monday, 28th September
Boy an Ensemble of Kiev concert. 7:30 p.m.  For more information please contact the parish office on Tel: 01822/616673

Mary Tavy Methodist Hall
Wednesday, 30th September
Open for tea, Coffee, Biscuits and jigsaw swap. 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. and visit of the Devon Library Van at the War Memorial bus stop 10:45 a.m. - 11:10 a.m. All welcome.


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Blackdown News, Parish Events August 2015

Open Garden at Longridge, Lydford (Neighbouring Parish) 
Sunday, 2nd August
Open garden in aid of St. Luke's Hospice. 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Large landscaped garden, refreshments available, most parts wheelchair friendly.

Moorland Outreach
Wednesday, 5th August
Mary Tavy Methodist Chapel  2:00 p.m.
Speaker: Mrs. Joan Gosling (Tavistock). A welcome to all.

Mary Tavy Country Fayre
Sunday, 9th August
To be held on the Recreation Ground, Mary Tavy,  12:00 noon - 4:00 p.m. All welcome.

St. Andrew/St. James', Whitchurch
Monday, 17th August to Saturday, 22nd August
Summer Activities for children. Venue: Next to Tiddybrook play area, Woodpecker Way, Tiddybrook Estate. 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

St. Andrew/St. James', Whitchurch 
Saturday, 22nd August
Community Barbecue 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.  Venue: Next to Tiddybrook play area, Woodpecker Way, Tiddybrook Estate. Refreshments available. No entry charge.   


St. Petroc's Church Lydford (Neighbouring Parish).
Saturday, 22nd August
Coffee Morning in St. Petroc's Church, Lydford. 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon.

St. Mary's Summer Barbecue.
Friday, 28th August
St. Mary's will be having an evening barbecue from 6:30 p.m. at Wheal Friendship, by kind invitation of Dr. Hazel and Nick Butland. Everyone is most welcome.

Harford Bridge Holiday Park. ( In Aid of St. Peter's Church Fund) 
Saturday, 29th August
Barbecue, Peter's Fun Games Bring and Buy Stall and Raffle. 5:00 p.m. By Kind Invitation of the Williamson Family.

Peter Tavy Village Fayre 
Monday, 31st August
Bank Holiday Monday, Gates open 2:30 p.m. All the fun of a Traditional Village Fayre plus Annual Peter Tavy Plod and Fun Run (Start 1:00 p.m.) Come and join us for a great afternoon

Preliminary Information
The Mary Tavy Jubilee Group
Saturday, 19th September
Your Community Matters. A day all about the community 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
The  event will take place indoors in the Coronation Hall and outside in the Recreation Ground Mary Tavy.  Entry to the event for the public will be free. For non-profit-making Organisations there will be no charge for a space. A table can be provided but if you want a gazebo or stall you will need to provide that yourself.  Electricity can be available for some stallholders but a charge may be made. There will be a small cost for businesses taking part.
Fuller details will be available shortly but in the meantime if you would like your Group, Organisation, Charity, Service or Business to be involved please get in touch. 

mail@mtjubileegroup.co.uk or Tel 0845 5193812 
Trustees of the Mary Tavy Jubilee Group.
click on link below for Poster.
   Mary Tavy Jubilee Poster



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