What's On

Community Events

Church Action Day Saturday 28 Sept 2019; 10am-1pm; St Peter & St Paul's churchyard - to undertake a range of general maintenance works from gardening to painting, make some friends and have some fun! Sustained by a ready and plentiful supply of all manner of delicious fare. Please let Frank Luard know if you’re available to help (fluard@hotmail.com).

Parish Council

Next full Parish Council Meeting - Monday 7th October 2019; 7.30pm, Meeting Room, Hambledon Village Hall

Annual Meeting of the Parish 2020 - Thursday 19th March 2020; time tbc, Hambledon Village Hall

Soup Lunches

Every month, apart from a break in the summer, Charity Soup Lunches are held at Hambledon Church on the third Thursday of each month between 12.00 and 13.30. During Lent, lunches are held weekly. Everyone is welcome at these lunches and we look forward to seeing you

Five delicious homemade soups and bread are on offer and the company is convivial. Donations to the various charities the Church supports are welcome (see the noticeboard in the Church for more details). We are looking for more volunteers to make soup/bread and if can help please get in touch with Mandy Burridge on 92 632410.

Forthcoming lunch dates in 2019:

17th October

21st November

19th December

Dates in 2020:

16th January

27th February (first Lent Lunch)

5th March   Lent Lunch

12th March   Lent Lunch

19th March   Lent Lunch

26th March   Lent lunch

2nd April      Lent Lunch

21st May      Charity Soup Lunch

18th June

Summer break

 

Bell Ringing (Church of St Peter & St Paul, Hambledon)
Practice sessions are Thursday night 7.30 to 9.00pm.  Open for anyone to come and see the bells in action or to try for themselves.
Bells are rung for 30 mins before the main service on Sundays and for weddings, funerals, New Year, Remembrance Sunday and major festivals and events.
Also an open evening once a year as part of the Heritage Open Days in September.
 
Coffee & Cake (Church of St Peter & St Paul, Hambledon)
 
Thursday mornings (from 8.45am) in Church; all welcome.

Hambledon Pre-school (contact Emily Moore on 02392 632242)

Creative Play-group - term-time; Mondays (9.30am to 11am) and Wednesdays (1pm to 2.30pm), Hambledon Scout Hut (all welcome; £2 per family)After-school Club - term-time; Mondays & Fridays (until 6pm) and Thursdays (until 4.30pm), Hambledon Scout Hut (for children up to 11 years old)

WI

Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm, Hambledon Village Hall (unless noted otherwise in the Hambledonian)

Lunch Club

Usually held on the first Wednesday of the month; 12pm, Hambledon Village Hall

Methodist Church (Green Lane, Hambledon)

Char & Chat - held on the second Wednesday of the month; 2.30pm

Craft Sundays - held on the first Sunday of the month; 10.30am

Fundraising Events

Hambledon Pre-School Quiz Night - Saturday 28th September 2019; 7pm for 7.30pm start, Hambledon Village Hall

Rowans Hospice Christmas Coffee Morning - Saturday 7th December 2019; time tbc, Hambledon Village Hall

Arts Society - Film Night

Future dates: October 6th; November 3rd; December 1st 2019 (doors open 7.30pm; film starts 8pm)

Usually held on the 1st Sunday of the month - Tickets:- £5 on the door - for further details Contact Martyn on 023 92 632800 or email: martynkille@btinternet.com

Drama Group

Meets second Thursday of the month.

Folk Group

Kristina Olsen - Wednesday 11th September 2019; 8.30pm start (doors open 8pm); Hambledon Scout Hut (entry £10 non-members; £8 members, £5 under 18's and students; contact John Thornton on 023 92 632719 email: folkclubhambledon@hotmail.co.uk).

Scottish Dancing

Meets first and third Mondays of the month; 7.30pm, Hambledon Youth Hut.

Meon Valley Flower Club

'Behind the Scenes at the Chelsea Flower Show' by Pip Bensley - Tuesday 24th September 2019; 1.45pm for 2pm; Meon Hall, Pound Lane, Meonstoke (non-members welcome; £6 on the door).

Meon Valley Quilters

Exhibition of Members' Work - Saturday 19th October 10am-5pm, and Sunday 20th October 10am-4pm (Rookesbury Park, Wickham). Contact meonvalleyquilters.org.uk

Village Walks

For further details contact Liz Hall (Tel: 023 92 632059) or email villagewalk.hamb@btinternet.com

Toddler Group

Coffee mornings every Tuesday; 10am-11.30am; various houses around the village. (Contact Sarah Mackie at sjmackie@hotmail.co.uk; 07791 831808; or via Facebook.)     

Communicare Bus Service

Most Fridays (check Hambledonian); alternates between Petersfield, Winchester, Fareham and Chichester. Timetable as follows:

  • Old Barn Crescent: 9.50am
  • The Gardens: 9.55am
  • Stewart's Green: 10am

Other   

Meon Valley HeartStart training session -  Thursday 17th October 2019; 7pm; Stables Centre, Bishop's Waltham (free although donations welcomed; contact info@heartstartmeonvalley.co.uk; 07730 148920).

Winchester Green Week 30 Sept to 05 Oct 2019 - see here for full details