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Thursday 17th October 2019
Quorn Gardening Club

Quorn Church Rooms - 7.30pm
Cost: 3.00 for guests, free for members

Dave Thornton, a National Vegetable Growing Champion, will give a talk about Growing Better Vegetables.

Further information:
Tel: 01509 890 792
Email: libbyevans3@googlemail.com
Web: http://Spinney Cottage


Friday 18th October 2019
Abbeyfield Coffee Morning

Holloway House, Sutton Close, Quorn - 10.15am to 11.45am
Cost: 1.50 per person

Friends of Holloway House, please join us for a cup of tea or coffees with a biscuit or two and have a chat with our wonderful staff and residents.

Further information:
Tel: Patricia on 07391 017 495


Saturday 19th October 2019
The Key Notes Band and Singers Social Dance

Quorn Village Hall - Dancing from 7.30pm, band starts 8.00pm
Cost: 5.00

An evening of basic social ballroom dancing, or just sit back and enjoy the timeless classic songs from our live band and six fabulous singers. Featuring the music of Frank Sinatra, Andy Williams, Ella Fitzgerald, to name but a few.

Tickets available on the door or contact us in advance to reserve yours.

Further information:
Tel: 0115 9375015
Email: thekeynotes7@gmail.com
Web: https://thekeynotes7.wordpress.com/


Thursday 24th October 2019
Quorn Flower Club meeting

Quorn Church Rooms - 2.00pm to 4.00pm
Cost: Visitors 3.00.

Title of design Rustic Driftwood - members' own interpretation of this arrangement.

Further information:
Tel: 01509 413 762
Email: p.kinch@btinternet.com


Monday 28th October 2019
Quorn Local History Group - Talk - Jack A.Shaw - 'The first stop after Loughborough'

St. Bartholomew's United Church - 7.00pm
Cost: Members 2.00 - Guests 4.00

'The first stop after Loughborough'- this promises to be a very interesting talk by accredited local railway artist Jack A. Shaw (Associate Member of the Guild of Railway Artists). It will cover the history of the arrival of the Great Central Railway and its impact on Quorn.

Further information:
Tel: 01509 620 295
Email: dennis.marchant@btinternet.com
Web: www.quorndon.com/quorn_local_history_group.php

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Friday 1st November to Friday 8th November 2019
Paediatric First Aid (12 Hour)

Quorn Mills Park Bowling Club - 9.30 a.m. - 4.00 p.m.
Cost: 75

Course is in line with the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage and meets with OFSTED requirements for those working with the under 8's. The course is suitable for Childminders, nursery and school staff (working with Foundation Stage) and anyone wanting a more in-depth knowledge of family first aid.

On successful completion delegates will be awarded a certificate in Paediatric First Aid, valid for 3 years.

Further information:
Tel: 01530452315/07773169779
Email: yvonne@abbeyfirstaid.co.uk
Web: http://abbeyfirstaid.co.uk


Tuesday 5th November to Tuesday 17th December 2019
Parent & Baby Development Classes

Community Room, Quorn Old School - 9.30am to 12.30pm
Cost: Contact Palvinder

Inspiring play together for 0 - 3 years, Infants, Toddlers & Juniors.

Further information:
Tel: Palvinder on 07813 361 767
Email: palvinder@babycollege.co.uk
Web: www.babycollege.co.uk


Monday 11th November 2019
Quorn Circle Dance Group

Quorn Village Hall - 2.15pm to 3.45pm
Cost: 5.00 per session, turn up and pay

Discover the benefits of gentle exercise through dancing simple steps to wonderful music from around the world. We dance traditional village dances and more recent choreographies in a circle or spiral. Each dance is taught from scratch with plenty of repetition in a supportive environment. Everyone is equal in the circle. Wear loose comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Classes usually once a month (with summer break Aug and Sept), on the second Monday, arrive from 2pm. Beginners welcome!

Further information:
Email: ngreenwood@argonet.co.uk


Wednesday 13th November 2019
The Wednesday Afternoon Film Show

Quorn Village Hall - 2.00pm - doors open at 1.45pm
Cost: 4.00 adults; 2.00 accompanied under 16s

Imagine a world without The Beatles. A struggling musician realises that he's the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles after waking up in an alternate timeline where they never existed.

Entrance price includes a cuppa and biscuits. Free raffle ticket on entry.

Further information:
Email: hindejoan@gmail.com


Thursday 14th November 2019
Quorn Flower Club meeting

Quorn Church Rooms - 2.00pm to 4.00pm
Cost: Visitors 3.00

"Vintage Lantern" is the title of the design. Members' own ideas for this subject.

Further information:
Tel: 01509 413 762
Email: p.kinch@btinternet.com


Friday 15th November 2019
Emergency First Aid at Work

Quorn Mills Park Bowling Club - 9.30 a.m. - 4.00 p.m.
Cost: 55

A Health and Safety Executive (HSE) Compliant course designed for someone taking on the role of an emergency first aider at work, while also providing a general introduction for anyone with a personal interest in first aid.

On successful completion delegates will be awarded a certificate in Emergency First Aid at Work, valid for 3 years.

Further information:
Tel: 01530452315/07773169779
Email: yvonne@abbeyfirstaid.co.uk
Web: http://abbeyfirstaid.co.uk


Sunday 17th November 2019
Live & Local present 'She'Koyokh' - Klezmer & Balkan Music

Quorn Village Hall - 7.00pm
Cost: Tickets 11.00 per person

She'Koyokh is an international band comprising seven musicians playing klezmer and traditional music from the Balkans and Turkey. She'Koyokh has a reputation as "one of London's musical treasures playing the best Klezmer and Balkan music in Britain" (The Evening Standard).

A Live & Local show in association with Quorn Parish Council. Ticket available from Quorn Old School Tearooms, Quorn Parish Council Office or by phone.

Further information:
Tel: 01509 413 067
Email: adminassistant@quorndon.com


Wednesday 20th November 2019
Police Beat Surgery

Quorn Library, Quorn Old School - 10.00am to 11.00am

An opportunity to raise issues of concern with a member of Quorn's local Police Beat team.

Further information:
Tel: 01509 414 633 (library)


Thursday 21st November 2019
Quorn Gardening Club

Quorn Church Rooms - 7.30pm
Cost: 3.00 for guests, free for members

A talk entitled The Winter Garden - Planting ideas for winter colour and interest. The speaker will be Bel Grierson of Oasis Plant Centre.

Further information:
Tel: 01509 890 792
Email: libbyevans3@googlemail.com


Thursday 28th November 2019
Quorn Flower Club meeting

Quorn Church Rooms - 2.00pm to 4.00pm
Cost: Visitors 3.00

Christmas workshop with Philippa Pitt-Brooke.

Further information:
Tel: 01509 413 762
Email: p.kinch@btinternet.com

December next month  last month

Sunday 1st December 2019
Quorn Food & Craft Trail

Quorn Village Centre - 11.00am to 4.00pm
Cost: Free

Over 70 stalls and village shops open, Quorn Cross, Church View Gardens, White Hart, Bowls Club, The Banks, Church Rooms, Station Road.

The event will be alongside the Christmas Lights Switch-On at 5.00pm.

Further information:
Tel: 07544 781 054
Email: quornfoodandcrafttrail@virginmedia.com


Monday 9th December 2019
Quorn Circle Dance Group

Quorn Village Hall - 2.15pm to 3.45pm
Cost: 5.00 per session, turn up and pay

Discover the benefits of gentle exercise through dancing simple steps to wonderful music from around the world. We dance traditional village dances and more recent choreographies in a circle or spiral. Each dance is taught from scratch with plenty of repetition in a supportive environment. Everyone is equal in the circle. Wear loose comfortable clothing and flat shoes. Classes usually once a month (with summer break Aug and Sept), on the second Monday, arrive from 2pm. Beginners welcome!

Further information:
Email: ngreenwood@argonet.co.uk


Thursday 12th December 2019
Quorn Flower Club Christmas Demonstration

Quorn Church Rooms - 2.00pm to 4.00pm
Cost: Visitors 5.00

This is an open meeting with Christmas Demonstration by Jean Fordham. All welcome, please come along, bring a friend and enjoy a demonstration of Christmas flower arrangements.

Further information:
Tel: 01509 413 762
Email: p.kinch@btinternet.com


Monday 16th December 2019
Police Beat Surgery

Quorn Library, Quorn Old School - 2.00pm to 3.00pm

An opportunity to raise issues of concern with a member of Quorn's local Police Beat team.

Further information:
Tel: 01509 414 633 (library)


Saturday 21st December 2019
Carol Concert with the Hathern Band

Quorn Village Hall - 7.00pm, doors open at 6.30pm
Cost: Free of charge

Quorn Parish Council presents their annual Christmas Carol Concert with the acclaimed Hathern Band.

Further information:
Tel: 01509 413 067
Email: adminassistant@quorndon.com


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