What's on


What's on in the Martock area over the next few weeks.

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Martock Friends

Thursday, 11 October 2018
Martock Friends Group every Thursday 10-3 at Bearley House Community Room, Martock £2 just for the morning or £10 for the full day including 2 course lunch, entertainment and refreshments

Martock Women's Institute

Wednesday, 17 October 2018
Martock Women’s Institute meets on the third Wednesday of each month, unless otherwise stated, 2.00 pm at The Recreation Ground Pavilion, Stoke Road, Martock. Meetings usually start with WI news and business, followed by a Speaker or activity and refreshments. This month: Craft Afternoon. Visitors and new members most welcome. For further details, please contact Brenda Swindells, President, on 01935 508265 or enquire on b.swindells@talktalk.net
Memory Lane

Memory Lane

Friday, 19 October 2018
A place to talk about old memories and make some new ones.Swallowfields, Mow Barton, Martock. 3rd Friday every month from 11.00am – 12.30pmFacilitators : Heather Pearce, Health Coach & Wendy Clemmey, Warden

Health Walk Martock

Friday, 19 October 2018
FREE Health Walk in Martock and everyone is welcome. Walks are friendly and about 45 minutes long, they are led by trained volunteers at a pace suitable to the group. Meet at 9.30am at the Precinct in Martock on the third Friday of every month. Contact Maggie Ludbrook 01935 824252.
Story Time & Rhyme Time - Martock Library

Story Time & Rhyme Time - Martock Library

Friday, 19 October 2018
10:30am-11:00am. Martock Library. Parents/Carers with their children aged under 5 welcome! We look forward to seeing you.

Martock Local History Group

Tuesday, 23 October 2018
Ted Udall will talk on The Social History of Parish Registers. Ted is an experienced speaker and historian, and will add colour and context to these crusty old documents.From September until April our meetings are held in the School Hall, Elmleigh Road, TA12 6EE. Tea and biscuits from 7pm, talk at 7.30. All welcome, £3 admission or £10 for annual subscription. Contact Fergus Dowding on 822202 for more info.
The Guardians of Martock Church - Pamela's All Stars

The Guardians of Martock Church - Pamela's All Stars

Thursday, 25 October 2018
7:30pm: A 6-piece band playing New Orleans and popular tunes and featuring Jeremy Huggett on Soprano Sax; Brian Huggett on Clarinet; and Bob Reynolds on Trombone supported by Banjo, Bass and Drums players from the New Society Jazz Band. Jeremy uses the Soprano Sax in the role normally filled by the trumpet to add an enticing sound combination. Tickets: £9 or £ 8 at 07955 467896. See more at http://newsocietyjazz.co.uk/pamelas-all-stars
Come for Coffee, Martock Parish Hall

Come for Coffee, Martock Parish Hall

Friday, 26 October 2018
Come and enjoy a cafetiere of coffee (£1 pp) and home-made cakes (from 50p) in the Parish Hall from 10.00.- 12 noon. Last Friday each month (excluding December) Occasional market stalls. Profits shared between Parish Hall Fund and charities.
Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Saturday, 27 October 2018
The Bromley Boys (PG) is a funny yet touching coming of age football memoir played out to the sights and sounds of late 60's Britain. Based on the hilarious novel by Dave Roberts, it recounts the author's highs and the lows supporting the worst football team in the country at the time - Bromley FC. Film starts at 7.30pm, doors open 7pm. Tickets £5.50 in advance from Martock News, Moorlands Precinct and Martock Gallery, Water St. or £6 on the door. Refreshments available.
World War One Tribute

World War One Tribute

Saturday, 3 November 2018
WW1 Tribute in All Saints' Church, Martock. To mark the 100th anniversary of the end of WW1, from Saturday 3rd November to Sunday 18th November 2018 there will be a tribute in All Saints' Church, Martock, to the men and women from Martock, Ash and the surrounding area who were involved in the war effort. For times and more details click the heading.

Time for Tea

Friday, 9 November 2018
Time For Tea in the Community at Martock United Reformed Church, Bower Hinton on second Friday of each month, from 2 pm to 4 pm. Everyone welcome, Carers and the Cared For. Contact: Clive Jones 01935 822929
Martock Farmers Market, Moorlands Shopping Precinct

Martock Farmers Market, Moorlands Shopping Precinct

Saturday, 10 November 2018
Held on the second Saturday of every month in Moorlands Shopping Precinct. 10.00 am to 1.00 pm. 16 stalls selling a variety of local produce including buffalo meat, honey, fudge, flapjack, poultry, fruit gin, cakes, bread, plants, vegetables, cheese, cider, chocolates and home-roasted coffee. Ring Fergus Dowding on 01935 822202 to order any food from these producers, or to ask for a stall at one of our markets.

Martock & District Gardening Society

Tuesday, 13 November 2018
Talk on "Container Gardening" by a Gold Club speaker.
Memory Lane

Memory Lane

Wednesday, 14 November 2018
A place to talk about old memories and make some new ones. Swallowfields, Mow Barton, Martock. 3rd Friday of every month from 11.00am – 12.30pm. Facilitators : Heather Pearce, Health Coach & Wendy Clemmey, Warden

Martock Carers Support Group

Wednesday, 14 November 2018
A monthly support group for anyone who cares for a family member, friend or neighbour. Join us at the Pavilion Martock Recreation Ground, Stoke Road. 10.30-12 noon on the second Wednesday of every month.
Story Time & Rhyme Time - Martock Library

Story Time & Rhyme Time - Martock Library

Friday, 16 November 2018
10:30am-11:00am. Martock Library. Parents/Carers with their children aged under 5 welcome! We look forward to seeing you.
 Martock Church Concert in All Saint's Church Martock

Martock Church Concert in All Saint's Church Martock

Saturday, 17 November 2018
Dorset Police Male Voice Choir at 7.30pm. A 50-strong choir with a diverse and exciting repertoire covering: jazz; opera; folk; musical theatre; traditional Welsh songs; and popular numbers. The choir has toured widely in the UK, France and the US to critical acclaim and is extremely popular with their audiences. Tickets £9 or £8 - 01755 467896http://dorsetpolicemalevoicechoir.co.uk

Martock Womens Institute

Wednesday, 21 November 2018
Martock Women’s Institute meets on the third Wednesday of each month, unless otherwise stated, 2.00 pm at The Recreation Ground Pavilion, Stoke Road, Martock. Meetings usually start with WI news and business, followed by a Speaker or activity and refreshments. This month: 'The Somer Singers' - A Cappella Group. Visitors and new members most welcome. For further details, please contact Brenda Swindells, President, on 01935 508265
Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Saturday, 24 November 2018
SWEET COUNTRY (15) is a gritty but stunning film directed by Warwick Thornton. Winner of the special jury prize at the Venice film festival and prestigious awards from the Toronto and Adelaide Film festivals, Sweet Country is set in 1920s Australia.Film starts at 7.30pm, doors open 7pm. Tickets £5.50 in advance from Martock News, Moorlands Precinct and Martock Gallery, Water St. or £6 on the door. Refreshments available.

Come for Coffee, Martock Parish Hall

Friday, 30 November 2018
Come and enjoy a cafetiere of coffee (£1 pp) and home-made cakes (from 50p) in the Parish Hall from 10.00.- 12 noon. Last Friday each month (excluding December) Occasional market stalls. Profits shared between Parish Hall Fund and charities.