What's on in Countesthorpe

Village events are detailed below. If you are organising an event that takes place in Countesthorpe, consider adding it to our listing which is also displayed on the village hall noticeboard.
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30th March 2018 [Friday]
Good Friday Meditation
2.00pm - St Andrew's Church

Meditation at the foot of the cross

30th March 2018 [Friday]
Good Friday Meditation
7.30pm - St Andrew's Church

Meditative service for Good Friday evening
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1st April 2018 [Sunday]
Easter Day Services
Dawn service (time tbc), 9.00am and 11.00am - St Andrew's Church

Easter Celebrations

13th April 2018 [Friday]
Countesthorpe Wrestling Show Friday 13th April
Doors 6.30pm Show starts 7pm - Countesthorpe Village Hall

Family Friendly Wrestling event

Friday 13th April

Doors 6.30pm show starts 7pm

£7 a ticket please go to link below or phone Gareth on 07772695050


Our official Facebook page link is here.

21st April 2018 [Saturday]
Messy Church
4-6pm - St Andrew's Church

Worship and Activities for all the family

21st April 2018 [Saturday]
Men's Breakfast
8.30am - The Cornerstone or The Bridge

Opportunity to eat and chat. ALL WELCOME.
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18th May 2018 [Friday]
Active Arts "Little Love Cabaret"
7.30 - Countesthorpe Village Hall

Somewhere between a sketch and a cabaret show with warm, gentle audience participation where you’re usually asked to don the odd feather boa, daft hat or fake moustache and join in with some community singing.

This year they have collected stories about love from people aged 2-92, stories about your favourite toy, heartthrob pop stars, love at first sight, awkward crushes and full on chocolate addiction.

19th May 2018 [Saturday]
Messy Church
4-6pm - St Andrew's Church

Worship and Activities for all the family

25th May 2018 [Friday]
Active Arts "Greenfield School Concert"
7pm - Greenfield Primary School

Come and see where the talent of Countesthorpe starts to blossom.
Forget squeaky recorders and out of tune pianos, think brass bands, Djembe drums,Samba bands, wonderful choirs and all that youthful enthusiasm.
You will be amazed
Tickets £5 each with all profits going to Greenfield Music Funds

26th May 2018 [Saturday]
Men's Breakfast
8.30am - The Cornerstone or The Bridge

Opportunity to eat and chat. ALL WELCOME.
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13th June 2018 [Wednesday]
Active Arts "Yorkshire Sculpture Park"
9am - Yorkshire

Coach trip to Yorkshire Sculpture Park
And as a bonus, The Hepworth Wakefield Museum
Tickets at £17.50 each must be booked beforehand via Active Arts hotline
0753 1440365 or E-mail active.arts2010@gmail.com
YSP is acknowledged as one of the best places in the world to see sculpture. www.ysp.co.uk/exhibitions
Hepworth Wakefield, Museum of the year winner 2017.

Coach will leave Countesthorpe Village Hall at 9.15am

15th June 2018 [Friday]
Active Arts "M.P.Wright"
7.30 - Countesthorpe Library

Leicestershire author Mike P Wright will give the first of the New Countesthorpe Library Talks.
"Holy Bones Blues' is due to be published in February 2018 and Mike will give us his thoughts on his most recent novel.
"The next ‘big’ project will be The Holy Bones Blues, which brings my writing back to a Leicester location. As a Leicester lad, that will be an exciting venture for me."

Tickets £5 each from The Library or email or call the Active Arts Hotline, includes a glass of wine and some nibbles. Any profits will be given to the Library.

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