Regular Events

  Wednesdays 10.30am - 12 noon 

  Coffee Mornings in St Giles' Church. Everyone is invited for coffee in the Tower Room (or outside in the  Churchyard, if the weather is good). There is no charge - this is a social get-together, not a fundraiser.

  [Information about Church Services and other church-related events can be found here]

Mondays until 26 March 7.45pm - 9.15pm

Maplesteads' WEA Spring Course - in the Village Hall, studying the Russia of the Tsars. Click here for cost and full course details.

Tuesdays 10.00am - 11.30am

Yoga Classes in the Village Hall, suitable for all ages and abilities. Cost is £6.50 per class - more details here.

Wednesdays 9.30am - 10.30am

Dance & Keep Fit Classes in the Village Hall, specifically tailored for individual needs... Cost is £40 per term (for a 10-week term) or £5 per week on the door. The New Term started on Wednesday 3rd January 2018 - more details here.

Thursdays 9.30am - 10.30am & 10.45am - 11.45am

Pilates Classes in the Village Hall, suitable for men and women of all ages and fitness levels. Cost is £40 for 5 classes (or £5 for the first one). Classes started on Thursday 4th January 2018. For more details contact Catherine Pawsey (07814 459 683) or see poster here.

Fridays 9.30am

WI Walking Club. Everybody welcome - meet outside Smudgers in Church Street

Diary Dates



Tuesday 20 March

Village Hall AGM. Starts at 7.30pm. Everybody welcome.

Wednesday 28 March

Parish Council Meeting - in the Village Hall. Starts 7.30pm. See here for the Agenda. Everybody welcome.

Monday 2 April

Easter Village Walk from the Village Hall. Meet at 10.30am. Cost: £2.50 per person - dogs & children free. Refreshments at half-way + end. Poster here.

Saturday 14 April

Wine Tasting Evening - in the Village Hall. Doors open 7.30pm. Starts 8.00pm. Tickets £10/person to include nibbles and tasting all 8 wines. 50 places available - tickets from Julie Ingram (01787 463 637), Jacqui Mee (01787 461 002) or Val Castro (01787 462 789). Poster here.

Wednesday 18 April

Annual Parish Assembly in the Village Hall. Starts 7.30pm.  An informal meeting for village organisations and groups to report their past year's activities and promote future events.

Saturday 21 April

Jumble Sale - in the Village Hall. Starts 3.00pm. Admission 30p. Raffle & refreshments. See here for contact details, further information and delivery times for contributions. This was postponed from 3 March, due to the bad weather.

Saturday 5/ Sunday 6 May

Sixth Annual Beer Festival - in the Village Hall. More details soon...

Sunday 10 June

Family Boules - on the Playing Field. An alfresco afternoon with a French flavour. Start: 2.00pm. Cost: £2/player. Bring your own picnic, drinks and chairs.

Friday evenings from 15 June until end August

Boules - on the Playing Field for the Maplesteads Challenge Trophy. Make the most of those warm summer, end-of-the-week evenings! Starts around 6.30pm. Bring your own drinks, snacks and chairs.

Sunday 22 July

Navigational Scatter - from the Village Hall. Enjoy a quiet drive in the country, answer a few clues, perhaps win a prize and then enjoy a friendly lunch. More details soon...