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!

Apr
23
Tue
Bluebell Walk @ St George's Church for start
Apr 23 @ 10:30 am

Stunning Sussex Bluebell Walk. 3-5 miles flat. No dogs, possibility of cattle, horses & sheep. Toilet, honesty box.  All welcome, sociable, led by trained volunteers; no need to book, just turn-up at start point. Organised by HDC.

St George’s Day Punch & Judy Show @ Garden, Henfield Hall
Apr 23 @ 4:00 pm

This event is part of Horsham’s Year of Culture. Child must be accompanied by an adult. All proceeds to St Barnabas House Hospice.

St George’s Day Musical Evening @ Henfield Hall
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm

This event is part of Horsham’s Year of Culture. The evening will feature country dancing with the Unreel Ceilidh Band and Mythago Dancers telling the story of St George and the Dragon. All proceeds to St Barnabas House Hospice.

Apr
24
Wed
Edge to Edge Project @ St Peter's Church
Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Join the Edge to Edge stitching project…

Edge to Edge is part of the Horsham District Year of Culture initiative for 2019, led by artist and facilitator Luna Russell in partnership with Parish churches. The project aims to bring together adults over four weekly sessions to celebrate community, craft and local heritage.  Come along to design and hand stitch bunting flags with imagery and words inspired by your area and the changing seasons

  • All materials are provided
  • Relax over tea and cake as you share sewing tips and take something home to make for yourself each week

Following the workshops, Luna will create a central flag for each set of bunting made from reclaimed copper from the roof of Chichester Cathedral, which is currently being replaced as part of a restoration project. The design of the copper flag will be inspired by the workshops and the people taking part.  St Peter’s Church will keep their final set of bunting to use at future community events.

Participants are encouraged to attend all four sessions,  - no experience necessary Places are FREE but limited and must be booked in advance.

Henfield Joggers Running Course @ Leisure Centre
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm

Want to take up running this Spring but need the structure and motivation of others? Then come and join Henfield Joggers next ‘Let’s Get Running’ programme. The 8 week walk/run programme building up to a 5k run (without stopping) and is also suitable for those who want to return to running after a gap. Henfield Joggers are affiliated to Run Together (the official recreational running arm of England Athletics) and the course is overseen by accredited Leadership in Running Fitness coaches. All levels are welcome, and the routes will be a mix of on/off road.

The cost of the course includes free membership to Henfield Joggers valid until January 2019, which gives you not just the membership benefits but more importantly you become part of a friendly club for whom socialising is as important as running!

If you’re already running and just want some additional motivation, advice, or simply to run with like-minded people, then come and meet us, there’s no pressure to join immediately so come and check us out first, you’d be very welcome to join us on our weekly runs around the trails of Henfield and beyond.

 

Steyning Bookshop presents Michelle Paver @ Gluck Studio
Apr 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Celebrated novelist Michelle Paver will be discussing her latest novel, ‘Wakenhyrst‘, a spell-binding masterpiece of Gothic fiction, set deep in the Suffolk Fens, which enthralls and chills in equal measure. Ticket includes a hardback copy of ‘Wakenhyrst’, wine and canapes.

Apr
26
Fri
Handcross Walk @ Car Park for start
Apr 26 @ 10:45 am

Dogs allowed.  All welcome, sociable, led by trained volunteers. No need to book, just turn-up at the start point. Organised by Horsham District Council.

Apr
27
Sat
Garden Club Plant Sale @ Garden Room, Henfield Hall
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Angling Society Jumble Sale @ Henfield Hall
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm

Bring jumble to the hall from 09:30 or phone for collection (no very large items) – Alan 01273 494389. Entry is 50p and refreshments will be available.

Blue Idol Workshop @ Blue Idol Quaker Meeting House
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

“A simple approach to life”. Listen to community members talking about what simplicity means to them, followed by discussion and refreshments. Booking essential.

Cantatrice and The JP Big Band @ Steyning Grammar School
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Steyning’s biggest choir and Steyning’s very own big band join forces for an evening of music from female artists only! Cantatrice and The JP big band have enjoyed many successful concerts over the past few years, from sell out Christmas and summer concerts to sell out fundraisers for Cystic Fibrosis. The have now come together to celebrate the music of the many female artists that have graced the many stages over the world and provided us with some unforgettable hits.

With Cantatrice being an all female choir it seemed only fitting to put together an evening celebrating only female artists. Not only will there be a 80 strong female choir on the stage they are also joined by two guest singers! The JP Big Band’s very own Bryony Prior is joined with West End start Ellie Ann Lowe to give their take on some popular classics.

Newtimber Concert with Cotillion @ Newtimber Church
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm

The Last Trip Home – A celebration of the working horse and ox in folk song and verse. Evoking the traditions and agricultural history of Sussex Past. Superb raffle. Join us in our pretty warm Downland church for a fun evening.

Tickets available from Lucy Dalrymple or from gillian.bedlam@googlemail.com, 01273 835013.

Apr
29
Mon
Ardingly Walk @ Meet in lay-by opposite South of England Showground
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am

NEW WALK around Ardingly., 5.2 miles, No dogs as we may encounter livestock. All welcome to guided, free, sociable, HDC walks led by trained volunteers; no need to book, just turn-up at the start point.

May
1
Wed
Edge to Edge Project @ St Peter's Church
May 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Join the Edge to Edge stitching project…

Edge to Edge is part of the Horsham District Year of Culture initiative for 2019, led by artist and facilitator Luna Russell in partnership with Parish churches. The project aims to bring together adults over four weekly sessions to celebrate community, craft and local heritage.  Come along to design and hand stitch bunting flags with imagery and words inspired by your area and the changing seasons

  • All materials are provided
  • Relax over tea and cake as you share sewing tips and take something home to make for yourself each week

Following the workshops, Luna will create a central flag for each set of bunting made from reclaimed copper from the roof of Chichester Cathedral, which is currently being replaced as part of a restoration project. The design of the copper flag will be inspired by the workshops and the people taking part.  St Peter’s Church will keep their final set of bunting to use at future community events.

Participants are encouraged to attend all four sessions,  - no experience necessary Places are FREE but limited and must be booked in advance.

Henfield Joggers Running Course @ Leisure Centre
May 1 @ 7:00 pm

Want to take up running this Spring but need the structure and motivation of others? Then come and join Henfield Joggers next ‘Let’s Get Running’ programme. The 8 week walk/run programme building up to a 5k run (without stopping) and is also suitable for those who want to return to running after a gap. Henfield Joggers are affiliated to Run Together (the official recreational running arm of England Athletics) and the course is overseen by accredited Leadership in Running Fitness coaches. All levels are welcome, and the routes will be a mix of on/off road.

The cost of the course includes free membership to Henfield Joggers valid until January 2019, which gives you not just the membership benefits but more importantly you become part of a friendly club for whom socialising is as important as running!

If you’re already running and just want some additional motivation, advice, or simply to run with like-minded people, then come and meet us, there’s no pressure to join immediately so come and check us out first, you’d be very welcome to join us on our weekly runs around the trails of Henfield and beyond.

 

May
2
Thu
Haven Minibus Trip @ Henfield Haven for pick up
May 2 @ 10:30 am

Minibus trip  to Littlehampton – Fish n Chips at Oscars.

May
4
Sat
Henfield Birdwatch Dawn Chorus Walk @ Outside Henfield Hall
May 4 @ 4:15 am

As part of the Henfield Year of Culture, we have organised a Dawn Chorus walk. A short walk along the lanes of Henfield to listen to our birds. Only 20 places so please book  – first come first served.  A free event.

For more information about Henfield Birdwatch and how to join, please visit the Birdwatch Website.

Partridge Green Car Boot Sale @ King George V Playing Fields
May 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

All proceeds will contribute towards a toy castle/ fort for toddlers in the play area. Set up from 1pm.

May
8
Wed
Edge to Edge Project @ St Peter's Church
May 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Join the Edge to Edge stitching project…

Edge to Edge is part of the Horsham District Year of Culture initiative for 2019, led by artist and facilitator Luna Russell in partnership with Parish churches. The project aims to bring together adults over four weekly sessions to celebrate community, craft and local heritage.  Come along to design and hand stitch bunting flags with imagery and words inspired by your area and the changing seasons

  • All materials are provided
  • Relax over tea and cake as you share sewing tips and take something home to make for yourself each week

Following the workshops, Luna will create a central flag for each set of bunting made from reclaimed copper from the roof of Chichester Cathedral, which is currently being replaced as part of a restoration project. The design of the copper flag will be inspired by the workshops and the people taking part.  St Peter’s Church will keep their final set of bunting to use at future community events.

Participants are encouraged to attend all four sessions,  - no experience necessary Places are FREE but limited and must be booked in advance.

Medical Centre Link Service AGM @ Henfield Medical Centre
May 8 @ 2:30 pm

All drivers are invited to attend, and should anyone have any points to raise, could they please contact John Langhorne soon as possible.