Charity Fundraiser Barbecues at Val’s House, Lindfield
• Lindfield All Saints Church Bells Saturday 10th August 6pm
• MSOPC Saturday 17th August 6pm
You are all welcome to any of the barbecue fundraisers which Val will be holding at her house this summer for the following causes. They will all be from 6pm onwards, at 37 Luxford Road, Lindfield.
Includes 2 course meal and glass of wine, suggested donation of £12.50. Phone 01444 482866 or mobile 07771916584. Book in advance. Pay on the day. Val is a very welcoming and charming host, so please do come along and enjoy.
Saturday 7th September, 12-4.30pm, Haywards Heath Town Day
We will be having a stand at Haywards Heath Town Day, Victoria Park. Please come along and say hello.
Tuesday 10th September, 10am-12pm – A morning with Paracise™ East Grinstead
Paracise™ offers an entry point to the millions of people who would benefit physically and mentally from lower intensity exercise. Ideal for those who find regular fitness classes too demanding, or who haven’t exercised for a long time, or who are coming back from injury. It may be accessible to those with a wide range of health conditions such as arthritis, fibromyalgia, bad backs etc.
Come along to our event at St. Swithuns Church Hall, East Grinstead and give it a try, as well as hearing a motivational talk from the Paracise™ founder, Sarah Goldsack who was diagnosed with a muscle wasting disease in 2014. Hot drinks and cakes will be served, and information stands will be available to browse. Please book your place on 01444 242760 by Friday 6th September. Also, if you are interested in having an information stand at the event, please contact as above.
FREE ONE TO ONE I.T. sessions from September
From September 16th; Ardingly College IT help Monday Afternoons
Having problems with your phone, laptop or iPad? Then why not come along to our free one to one I.T. sessions on Monday afternoons 4.20 – 5.20pm at Ardingly College.
No need to book, just turn up. For further information ring 01444 242760, or e-mail Nicola8@msopc.org.uk.
Tuesday 10th September; Hurstpierpoint College IT
2.30-3.30pm. Any questions you like, big or small, from turning on your device, to using Skype or looking things up. Bring your laptop, iPad or any other devices you have questions about. The college also has PCs to use if needed.
Free minibus on Trinity Road picks up at 2.20pm for anyone who wishes to use it, and drops you back after the session. Free to over 60’s, and includes tea and biscuits after the session. Closed for half term on 22nd and 29th October. Last one of the term 10th December (to be confirmed). Free parking at the college, use the College Lane entrance, go to reception and someone will take you to the correct place. For enquiries, please phone 01444 242760 or e-mail Nicola8@msocp.org.uk, preferably a few days before the session.
Saturday 28th September 10am-3pm. Rotary Fit for Life Showcase, East Grinstead
MSOPC will be having a stand at the East Grinstead Rotary Fit for Life Showcase at Sackville School, Lewes Road, East Grinstead. Come along and see us. Free entry with 40 health and wellbeing stalls, live shows and demonstrations.
Wednesday 2nd October – MacMillan Coffee Morning, Lindfield
10-12pm, King Edward Hall Library Room, Lindfield. A coffee morning run by MSOPC to raise funds for MacMillan Cancer Support. No need to book, come along on the day and enjoy hot drinks and cakes for a donation of your choice
3 Mid Sussex Towns – 3 Silver Sunday Coffee Mornings
No need to book, just come along – free for over 60’s;
- Burgess Hill – Saturday 5th October, 10-12pm, Upstairs in the Council Offices on Church Walk. Our Elisabeth Willett coffee morning to celebrate the life of our dear friend and MSOPC committee member.
- Haywards Heath – Thursday 10th October, 10-12pm, on ‘the green’, Orchards Shopping Centre. We will have a marquee, entertainment from singer Tania Rodd and tea and coffee kindly sponsored by the Orchards.
- East Grinstead – Thursday 17th October, 10.30-12.30pm, upstairs in East Grinstead Library.
Saturday, December 7th MSOPC Christmas Tea, King Edward Hall, Lindfield, 2-4pm. Places must be booked on 01444 242760 or e-mail Nicola8@msopc.org.uk
VE Day 75 Weekend Celebrations
On Friday, the 8th of May 2020, our country will be celebrating 75 years since V E Day. The celebrations will continue for the whole weekend.
MSOPC, with the British Legion in Lindfield, are planning celebrations. On Friday, the 8th of May we will gather at 2pm at the King Edward Hall in Lindfield until 4:30pm, where we will raise a toast at 3pm to celebrate 75 years since Winston Churchill declared World War 2 over. There will be an afternoon tea and entertainment, including singing duo ‘Anything Goes’.
We are also at the planning stage to celebrate on Saturday as well as a service at church on the Sunday. SSAFA – The Armed Forces charity, are suggesting the following:
- The playing of ‘The Battle’s Over’
- The nation toasts the heroes of WW2
- The cry for peace around the world
- Street parties in pubs & other venues
- Services of commemoration and celebration in churches including the reading of the Tribute to the millions and the playing of ‘The Last Post’.
Please keep the weekend free so you can join us.
Free one to one IT help at the Spire Café, St John’s Church Burgess Hill.
The team continues to help people every Thursday Morning 11.00 -1.00pm. Bring your phone, Laptop or iPad no need to book just come along and help is on hand.
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