GUERNSEY PARKRUN

Saturdays

9am start at Pembroke Bay for a 5km run, jog or walk.

Register at parkrun.org.uk/guernsey if you’d like a record of your time.

Bring along your printed bar code & join in for some fun, socialise with friends and Get Fit for Free!

The event is organised entirely by volunteers. If you can help out in any way, email guernseyhelpers@parkrun.com.

CASTEL FARMER’S MARKET

Sat 19th Jan 2019

The first one of 2019 at Le Friquet Garden Centre, 8.30am – 4.30pm.

LA SOCIETE GUERNESIAISE FAMILY HISTORY ROOM

Sat 19th Jan 2019

Open for family research. New members welcome.

10am to 12 noon at the Russels, Les Cotils.

TAIZE SERVICE

Sat 19th January 2019

A service of music interspersed with times of silence, prayer, meditation and adoration in the style of the Taize Community.

The subject will be ‘Behold His Glory The One And The Only’. All people of all denominations and faiths and non-faiths are welcome.

4pm to 5pm at St Stephen’s Church. Parking available in the Church grounds.

Further information is available from the Vicar, Fr. John Moore on 720268 or email frjohnbishopmoore@gmail.com.

ALDERNEY – WALK FOR HEALTH

Sun 20th Jan 2019

Enjoy a free walk with trained leaders and get a little fitter.

2.45pm start from Braye Common.

GUERNSEY MOBILITY LET’S GO GROUP

Tuesdays

The Guernsey Mobility Let’s Go Group meet every Tuesday at Beau Sejour between 1 & 2pm.

The group focus on bringing sporting activities to people with disabilities. They run solely on donations, sponsorships and volunteers.

If you’d like to volunteer, go to gmlg.org.gg to find out more.

EVENTS AT THE STYX CENTRE IN ST PETER’S

Various

Lots of events are held 7 days a week at Styx, more information on their Facebook page.

THURSDAY SOUP BOWL

Thursdays

Two homemade soups on offer with fresh bread, cheese, tea & coffee.

12 noon till 1pm at Les Capelles Methodist Church.

All welcome.

CHARITY BOOK STALL

Sat 26th Jan 2019

Proceeds to the Guernsey Blind Association.

Books 50p each.

9am to 12 noon at the Farmer’s Market in St Martin’s Parish Hall.

Details from Janet or Claire on 07781 432035.

CHARITY QUIZ NIGHT

Sun 27th January 2019

In aid of Dizzy Donkey. Teams of 4 or 5 people at £10.00 per head with food included.

£200 prize for the winning team.

Meat draw on the night.

7.30pm start at the Mariners Inn.

Contact the Mariners Facebook page to enter, or text 07781 156644.

HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY SERVICE AND RECEPTION

Sun 27th January 2019

Service open to all at the White Rock memorial at North Beach at 12 noon, conducted by the Very Reverend Tim Barker.

There’ll be three wreaths laid by the Bailiff, Sir Richard Collas. Following the commemoration there will be a reception with light refreshments and music from the Town Church Choir, held at the Town Church between 12.30pm and 1.15pm.

BINGO AND RAFFLE EVENT

Sun 27th January 2019

In aid of L’vair Mental Health Charity. £1 entrance and all the bingo books cost £10.50.

Rolls and home made sponge cakes.

Doors open at 3pm with eyes down at 5pm at the British Legion Hall, L’islet.

Tickets available on the door or phone Marie on 07781 406775.

CASTEL FARMER’S MARKET

Sat 2nd Feb 2018

At Le Friquet Garden Centre, 8.30am – 4.30pm.

CAFE FORGET-ME-NOT

First Tuesday of the month

Café Forget-Me-Not is an Alzheimer Café, held on the first Tuesday of the month from 2.30 to 4.30pm at the St. Martin’s Community Centre.

To find out more, call 233700 or email michael.nicholls@alzheimers.org.uk.

READING GROUP

Wed 6th Feb 2019

A session of Shared Reading at the Guille-Allès Library from 7.30 to 9pm.

It’s free and you don’t need to book. For more information contact Adam on 720392 or email abayfield@library.gg.

For more details on the event, go to library.gg/events.

GUERNSEY ALZHEIMER’S SOCIETY DROP-IN

First Thursday of the month

Held on the first Thursday of every month between 2.30 and 4.30pm at Rosaire Court in Rosaire Avenue.

CLIC SARGENT QUIZ NIGHT

Thu 7th February 2019

Hosted by Island FM’s James Bentley.

Teams of 6. £12 per person.

Food and raffle.

6pm to 10pm at the Driftwood Inn, Perelle.

To book please call Emma on 07781 156664.

MUSIC CENTRE CLARINET & FLUTE CHOIRS INCLUDING SOLOISTS

Fri 8th February 2019

Free entry. Just turn up.

Retiring collection.

7.30pm at St Saviour’s Church.

LIHOU CHARITABLE TRUST QUIZ NIGHT

Fri 8th February 2019

Details to follow.

READING GROUP

Sat 9th Feb 2019

A session of Shared Reading at the Guille-Allès Library from 3.30 to 5pm.

It’s free and you don’t need to book. For more information contact Adam on 720392 or email abayfield@library.gg.

For more details on the event, go to library.gg/events.

CASTEL FARMER’S MARKET

Sat 16th Feb 2018

At Le Friquet Garden Centre, 8.30am – 4.30pm.

QUIZ NIGHT

Sat 16th February 2019

In aid of Ormer Ladies Football Club.

Up to 6 in a team.

£10 per head including basket meal. (sausage/scampi/veggie spring roll with chips)

7.30pm start at the KGV.

Email team names and food choices to joleblond@msn.com.

GUIDED TOURS OF THE GSPCA

Mon 18th - Fri 22nd Feb 2019

The GSPCA are hosting tours of their Animal Shelter during half-term, daily at 2pm.

For details & booking information, call 257261 or go to gspca.org.gg.

49TH WORLD AID WALK

Mon 6th May 2019

There is a choice of 3 walks this year (possibly 4 -Alderney TBC).

Guernsey – starts at 9am in Market Square

Herm – starts at 9.30am from the harbour

Sark – starts at 10am from the Island Hall

You can register at  www.worldaidwalk.org.gg