What’s on

Something happening at your club or group? Please send us the details and we’ll post it here, it’s free of charge for charities and non-profit making groups!

May
21
Sat
Henfield Football Club Youth Tournament @ Kingsfield
May 21 @ 9:00 am – May 22 @ 5:00 pm

After a three year gap due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Henfield Football Club are excited for the return of its youth football tournament which is set to be bigger and better than ever. This year’s tournament will have 138 youth teams from 51 clubs from across Sussex, Surrey and Hampshire taking part. The tournament will feature matches across nine age groups ranging from age six to sixteen. The Henfield Football Club has teams participating in every age category, both boys’ and girls’ teams.

As well as the exciting football action on the pitches, there will also be lots of other attractions to keep friends and family entertained. This includes a bouncy castle, Horse Box Coffee, bar, ice creams, burgers, Goodness smoothies and sweet and cake stalls. The first matches will take place at 9am, with the day ending at 5pm on Saturday and 4pm on Sunday.

May
23
Mon
Henfield Weekly Market @ Henfield Hall
May 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm

The Henfield Weekly Market is under new management! Lots of great stalls, food suppliers, the cafe is open for tea, coffee, scones and cakes.

Tables are just £10 each, email enquiries to henfieldweeklymarket@gmail.com

 

Walking Football – Henfield @ Henfield Leisure Centre
May 23 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Walking football is a fun way of exercising, socialising and enjoying the beautiful game, at any age! Whether you’re an ex-footballer or new to the sport and would like to come and have a go, Walking Football is suitable for any level of ability or experience. Please call Henfield Leisure Centre on 01273 494984 to book a trial, or just turn up on Mondays 9.30-10.30am. All ages and abilities are very welcome.

Simon Thompson

May
24
Tue
Henfield Bump to Baby Postnatal Group @ Henfield Haven
May 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

The free village bump to baby postnatal group drop-in sessions will take place at the Henfield Haven Garden Room from 9.30-11.30am. These will be specifically for new parents (i.e. parents of pre-crawling babies) and the sessions will provide support and an opportunity to socialise as well as the chance to weigh babies. There will be free tea/coffee and biscuits available (although donations will be welcome) and parents will be able to purchase additional food and drink from the Haven Café. The sessions will be run by experienced volunteers. 

 

Henfield Cinema: Death on the Nile @ The Henfield Hall
May 24 @ 7:30 pm

The Touring Cinema presents ‘Death on the Nile’, based on the 1937 Agatha Christie classic. Starring Kenneth Branagh, Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders, this murder-mystery follows Belgian sleuth Poirot. A wealthy newlywed reveals to Poirot that she feels unsafe amongst her guests in Egypt, before being found dead aboard their cruise, leaving him to solve the crime before anyone else is murdered. This classic ‘whodunnit’ will keep you on the edge of your seat!

 

 

Medical Detection Dog Talk – Small Dole Tuesday Club @ Small Dole Village Hall
May 24 @ 7:30 pm

The Small Dole Tuesday Club welcomes Amy Sinclair from the charity Medical Detection Dogs to talk about their amazing work.

The Small Dole Tuesday Club are a mixed social group that enjoys talks on various subjects and a chat over a cuppa.  Visitors are always welcome, no booking required. Our meetings are held on the 4th Tuesday of each month at 7:30pm in the Small Dole Village Hall.

 

 

May
25
Wed
Fulking Toddler Group @ Fulking Village Hall
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Welcome to the Fulking Toddler group; a small friendly group, where babies & children can play & sing with their parents or carers. There are plenty of toys, a play dough table & refreshments. We meet every Wednesday from 10 until 11.30am term times. We appreciate a donation of £1.00, there’s no need to book, just come along for some fun, friendship and playtime! Older siblings welcome in the holidays.

Henfield Computer Club @ Henfield Hall
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Henfield Computer Club meet every Wednesday. Whether you’re an existing member or someone wishing to join, we look forward to welcoming you. If you have some idea of the help you require, please email us beforehand.

We would also welcome new mentors to help our novices and improvers. There is no obligation to attend every week and you don’t need to be an expert. If you have some experience you can offer to others, be it with Windows, Mac or Androids please pop in on a Wednesday or email us.

Parkinson’s Café – Henfield Haven @ The Haven
May 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am

If you have Parkinson’s and wish to meet up with others, come along to the Henfield Haven Café between 10.30 and 11.45 for a friendly, informal chat to exchange experiences, ideas or just for a bit of company. We meet on the last Wednesday of every month.

For more information call Carol on 01273492669.

 

‘Wildcats’ Girls Football Training @ Rothery Field
May 25 @ 4:45 pm – 6:00 pm

The club would love to welcome any new players to its Wildcats section which caters for five to 11 year olds, with new recruits for the under-nine team especially needed with a busy schedule of tournaments expected over the next few months.

The club is also keen to attract older girls looking to try football for the first time as it launches a new girls football under-14 team for next season.

Training takes place at Rothery Field on Nep Town Road on Wednesday evenings with Wildcats from 4.45pm and older age groups from 6pm. For more information please email henfieldfcgirls@gmail.com

Girls Football Training @ Rothery Field
May 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This local girls football club welcomes new members, both those who have never played football and those who are experienced! The club is also keen to welcome older girls as it launches a new under-14 team for next season.

Training takes place at Rothery Field on Nep Town Road on Wednesday evenings with the older age groups from 6pm. For more information please email henfieldfcgirls@gmail.com

May
27
Fri
Friday Friends Short Mat Bowls @ Henfield Hall
May 27 @ 9:45 am – 12:00 pm

Please come and join the very informal ‘Friday Friends’ to play short mat bowls. The game is basically the same as lawn bowls except that we keep dry even on wet days! A good place to come on a damp winter morning. We have four ‘mats’ which accommodate up to 32 players, so usually everyone that turns up gets a game. This is a really friendly group of bowls enthusiasts and the game is not expensive – we pay £3 for the morning, which includes coffee. We are not a formal club, but a cooperative group of enthusiastic and friendly players.

Rendezvous Coffee Morning @ Evangelical Free Church Hall
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Our Friday coffee morning has been renamed ‘Rendezvous’ – it’s the palace to meet up with friends for good coffee, good conversation and good company! We meet every Friday morning at the Evangelical Free Church Hall at 10am.

 

Henfield Hall Extraordinary Meeting @ The Henfield Hall
May 27 @ 7:30 pm

The Henfield Hall is now an incorporated charity. Join us for an extraordinary meeting to inaugurate the new constitution.

The Hall belongs to the people of Henfield and we want to encourage as many local people as possible to become members. Membership is free and ensures that you have a vote for Trustees. You will be kept aware of what is happening in the Hall in addition to attending and voting at general meetings, when required, to ensure that your voice is being heard. Finally, once all of the assets of the hall have been transferred to the new CIO we will formally terminate the old constitution.

Please contact Diane Fuell for more information or to become a member of the new organisation.

May
29
Sun
Service of Choral Evensong – Henfield Jubilee Celebrations @ St Peters Church
May 29 @ 4:30 pm

Join us for a special service of choral evensong at St Peters Church, Woodmancote. The evening will be preceded, at 4:30pm, with tea embracing the Jubilee theme.

This year, her Majesty the Queen became the first British monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee, with an amazing 70 years of service to the people of the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth. All across the country communities are planning to come together to celebrate this unique anniversary over the bank holiday weekend, from Thursday 2nd to Sunday 5th June. Henfield is no exception with a range of activities and events planned, even starting the proceeding weekend!

Hymns and Pimms Evening – St Andrews Church, Edburton @ St Andrews Church
May 29 @ 6:00 pm

St Andrews Church, Edburton, welcomes you to the annual ‘Songs of Praise’ service. Everyone is welcome to join in, singing our favourite hymns in our beautiful Downland Church, all whilst drinking a glass of Pimms!

May
30
Mon
Henfield Weekly Market @ Henfield Hall
May 30 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm

The Henfield Weekly Market is under new management! Lots of great stalls, food suppliers, the cafe is open for tea, coffee, scones and cakes.

Tables are just £10 each, email enquiries to henfieldweeklymarket@gmail.com

 

Walking Football – Henfield @ Henfield Leisure Centre
May 30 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Walking football is a fun way of exercising, socialising and enjoying the beautiful game, at any age! Whether you’re an ex-footballer or new to the sport and would like to come and have a go, Walking Football is suitable for any level of ability or experience. Please call Henfield Leisure Centre on 01273 494984 to book a trial, or just turn up on Mondays 9.30-10.30am. All ages and abilities are very welcome.

Simon Thompson

May
31
Tue
Henfield Bump to Baby Postnatal Group @ Henfield Haven
May 31 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

The free village bump to baby postnatal group drop-in sessions will take place at the Henfield Haven Garden Room from 9.30-11.30am. These will be specifically for new parents (i.e. parents of pre-crawling babies) and the sessions will provide support and an opportunity to socialise as well as the chance to weigh babies. There will be free tea/coffee and biscuits available (although donations will be welcome) and parents will be able to purchase additional food and drink from the Haven Café. The sessions will be run by experienced volunteers. 

 

Jun
1
Wed
Henfield Computer Club @ Henfield Hall
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Henfield Computer Club meet every Wednesday. Whether you’re an existing member or someone wishing to join, we look forward to welcoming you. If you have some idea of the help you require, please email us beforehand.

We would also welcome new mentors to help our novices and improvers. There is no obligation to attend every week and you don’t need to be an expert. If you have some experience you can offer to others, be it with Windows, Mac or Androids please pop in on a Wednesday or email us.