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]

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.

Tuesdays 7.00pm - 8.00pm

Legs, Bums & Tums in the Village Hall. All over body toning. Fun and friendly class, suitable for all ages and abilities. Mats/light hand weights provided. £5 per class/pay as you go. Contact Lorraine Sutton (07488 281 671) or see poster 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. 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). 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




Saturday 1 June

Summer Wine Tasting Evening - in the Village Hall, led by Geoff Unwin of Baythorne Hall Wine Merchants. Doors open 7.00pm; starts 7.30pm. Tickets: £12 per person, to include all wine tastings and nibbles, available from Jacqui Mee (01787 461 002) or Val Castro (01787 462 789). Poster here.

Sunday 9 June

Boules - on the Playing Field. An alfresco afternoon of French fun and frolics. Starts: 3.00pm/Cost: £2 per player. Bring your own picnic/chairs. Poster here.

Friday evenings from 14 June until the end of August

Boules - on the Playing Field. Make the most of those warm summer nights! Starts around: 6.30pm. Bring your own drinks, snacks and chairs.

Saturday 22 June

CPR & Defibrillator Refresher Course - in the Village Hall. Open to residents of both Great and Little Maplestead, there are 2 free sessions planned: 10.30am - 12.00pm and 2.00pm - 3.30pm. Refreshments will be available. Spaces are likely to be limited so, to reserve a place and get your session preference, call Ann Crisp (01787 460 216). More information here.

Sunday 30 June

Maplestead Magna Miglia (Navigational Scatter Event) - from the Village Hall. Maximum entry 12 cars/4 participants per car - entry£8 per person. For more information see poster or call Steve Harris (01787 462 818).