What's On & Parish Newsletters
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|December 8 Christingle Service, Parish Church 4pm|
December 17 Tuesday Morning Market Christmas Party, mulled wine, mince pies and much more!
December 20 Carols around the village Meet at 6pm outside the Fire Station
December 22 Carol Service,Parish Church 6pm, mulled wine and mince pies. Collection to the Philippines Typhoon Appeal
December 25 Christmas Day Family Communion led by Rev. Michael Wilkinson, 10am Parish Church
|*January 23 ''Enjoying our South Devon Coast Paths' a talk by local resident Mike Torrens|
* February 27 ''Past Times Entertainment'' A talk and exhibition by Graham Pinkerton
|*March 27 ''Backalong in Kingston'' Viv Freeman, KHLS President giving his ever popular insight into the lives of the people who lived and worked in Kingston|
|*May 24 Possible visit to Bigbury archaelogical dig with kind permission of John Tucker. Details tbc.|
|*June 26 Visit to Ugbrooke House and Gardens Details tbc.|
|*October 23 Kingston Local History Society AGM , Reading Room, 8pm|
|*November 27 Talk on ''Prehistoric settlement in South Devon'' by local historian Win Scutt|
St James the Less Parish Church, Kingston, open every day of the year from 9am until dusk. All Sunday services normally start at 9.30 am. See under 'Parish Church' for details including special services, which may start at other times.
The Morning Market every Tuesday 10 a.m. till noon in the Kingston Reading Room. Buy second hand books; groceries; hand made greetings cards; crafts of various types; home made cakes, pies and preserves; locally grown meat, eggs and home grown vegetables in season.
Kingston Events Group, KEG. Contact Hayley Swain on 01548 810748 or email@example.com
*Kingston Local History Society researches the history of the local area. Members pay an annual subscription of £3.00 single/ £5.00 couple which entitles them to free entry to meetings. Non members and guests are asked to pay £2.00 per meeting. Meetings are held from 8pm on Thursday evenings unless otherwise stated. Contact: Chair, Jenny Stanley on 01548 810819 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Margaret Cox, The Limes, Kingston on 01548 810765 if you are interested in attending a tour or have queries about an event.
Details of the many active clubs and societies in Kingston and contact details are given under 'Clubs and Societies'.
Yoga classes run most Wednesdays from 4.30 -5.45pm in the Reading Room. Everyone welcome from beginners to the more advanced. Contact qualified yoga teachers, Leonie or Penny Macfarlane on 01548 810306
The South Hams Mobile Library will be outside the Fire Station every other Tuesday from 10.20 -11.10 am. See below for a full list of dates for 2013: Jan.15 and 29; Feb. 12 and 26; March 12 and 26; April 9 and 23; May 7 and 21; June 14 and 18; July 2, 16 and 30; August 13 and 27; Sept. 10 and 24; Oct.8 and 22; Nov.5 and 19; Dec.3 and 17. There is a Saturday morning stop in Modbury car park from 9.30am - 12 .30 and the WRVS run a Home Library service for those who cannot get to a library, ring the number below if you want to use this. Please contact Ivybridge Library if you need further information on 01752 893140 or try the following link: www.devon.gov.uk/index/cultureheritage/libraries/yourlocallibrary.htm
The Family Playbus runs stay and play sessions for the Under 5's in the Reading Room the first two Mondays of the month from 10.15- 11.45am . Kingston's own Stay and Play Group runs on the other two Mondays from 10am -12noon including the school holidays. 50p donation per family.Further information from Hayley Swain on 01548 810748 and see under 'clubs and socs' tab.
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The Parish Newsletter is published at the end of each month, immediately following the Parish Council Meeting. It is distributed free to every household in Kingston and some copies are emailed to ex residents and second home owners. Click on the required date below in order to view that month's newsletter.
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