Upcoming Events Around Chandler’s Ford:
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The Conservation Volunteers – volunteering days: 10th and 17th October
Dovetail Cafe presents the Rugby World Cup – Saturday 19th October 8am – 10am: England vs Australia
Chandler’s Ford Produce & Craft Market – Saturday – Autumn Market – at the Age Concern Hall, Brownhill Road, from 10am – 1pm (Behind Co-op, Fryern Arcade).
Stories of Sanctuary – Saturday 9th November 7.30 pm Performing at Chandler’s Ford Methodist Church
Chandler’s Ford U3A – The University of the Third Age: Showcase – Friday 1st November 2 – 4pm, at Dovetail Centre, Chandler’s Ford Methodist Church SO53 2GJ
Fairtrade Shopping Evening – Friday 8th Nov 2019 – St Martin in the Wood Church, Hiltingbury
Mulberry Pre-school Christmas Shopping Night – Friday, 15 November 2019 from 19:00 – 21:00 Valley Park Community Centre
Spooks and Sparks 2019 – Thursday 7th Nov 2019 Hiltingbury Schools Firework Display
Quiz Night – Friday 18th Oct 2019 – Chandler’s Ford Girlguiding Centre, Ramalley Lane
Lantern Festival: 2nd December 2019. The Lantern Parade will be run by the Rotary of Chandler’s Ford and Itchen Valley.
Father Christmas and his favourites Rudolf and Prancer will be pulling his Carriage that will give rides to the those that love a ride with Father Christmas.
In addition there will be Newfoundland dogs and their little carts done up in Christmas.
Rotary: Fryern Community Association: CFPC: Invites the local schools to join in the festive singing
Lantern parade—meeting 4.00pm at Anchor Hanover. Hillside Close. For Christmas Carol Singing and after; – Refreshments and to join in with Carol in the Hall with Age Concern Carol singers
Local Schools: Fryern Federation of Schools; Chandler’s Ford Infants; Merdon School; St Swithuns School
Christmas shopping night – 22 November at The Hilt
Artful Christmas Weekend: 7th & 8th December 2019 10am-4pm – Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, SO51 0QA
The Artful Christmas Weekend brings together a selection of talented artists and makers with a range of high quality arts and crafts in the beautiful setting of the Sir Harold Hillier Gardens Visitor Centre. Children’s activities will be available each day and pre-bookable adults workshops – please see the website for further details. There will also be a number of local musicians playing during the event raising money for charity.
Entry is FREE to Artful Christmas Weekend, Winter Jewels Jewellery Exhibition, visitor centre, shop and cafe, (charges to enter the gardens apply.)
For further details or to book a workshop, please visit Artful Christmas Weekend
Chandler’s Ford Good Neighbours need volunteers
Chameleon Theatre Company – My Husband’s Nuts by Devon Williamson: Thursday 24th – Saturday 26th October 2019
Regular community events in and around Chandler’s Ford
- Chrious Cafe: Dovetail Centre, Chandler’s Ford Methodist Church: Every Friday evening 6.30pm – 9.30pm
- Writing and Reading Group for young people: First Thursday of the Month, Chandler’s Ford Library
- Chandler’s Ford and Hiltingbury Dementia Action Groups: meeting on the first Tuesday of the month
- Messy Church: Chandler’s Ford Methodist Church: Second Saturday of the month from 4pm to 6pm
- Chandler’s Ford Stroke Support Group: Meet on second and last Thursday of every month at The Dovetail Centre, 2pm to 4pm.
- Eastleigh Cancer Support Group (Every third Tuesday evening) at Wessex Cancer Trust, Chandler’s Ford
- Chandler’s Ford U3A (University of the Third Age)
- Philatelic Society meet up in Chandler’s Ford: 2pm on 2nd Tuesday of each month
- Chandler’s Ford Men’s Shed: At the Hexagon Centre
- Fryern Community Association: Coffee morning every Friday morning – 10am to 12pm
Chandler’s Ford University of the Third Age
Community: coffee, social, friendship
- Dovetail Centre Café : Chandler’s Ford Methodist Church, Winchester Road
- Beacon Café: St. Boniface Church, Hursley Road
- Rendezvous Cafe: St. Francis Church, Valley Park
- MHA – Eastleigh Live at Home scheme
Dovetail Centre Café at the Methodist Church
The opening hours of the Dovetail Centre Café (traditionally called The Coffee Room)
- Monday to Friday: 9am to 12 noon
- Saturday: 10am to 12 noon
Bishopstoke Methodist Church Coffee Morning: last Friday of every month
Chandler’s Ford Methodist Church – Activities for children under 5
Dancing around the world: Every Wednesday (after the summer holiday)
Italian Language Cafe at the Dovetail Centre, Chandler’s Ford Methodist Church