Boston Spa News

Boston Spa

Angela Gaunt

01937 849110

Boston Spa Gardening Society: their next meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 31 at 7.15pm at Deepdale Community Centre. The evenings’ talk is called Twilight Gardens by Gail Summerfield. Refreshments and raffle at every meeting. New members are warmly welcomed. Green fingers or brown thumbs, you will find something of interest. For more information please call John Backhouse 01937 844972 or simply come along on a Wednesday evening.

Jazz in the Spa: the session this Saturday, October 27 in the Boston Spa Village Hall - Wabash Jazzmen - a rip roaring success on its previous visit, we’ve had many requests for a further session. Led by banjo maestro Mark Challenor, the all star line up includes Ged Hone on trumpet, Mike Hayler on reeds, Mike Pembroke on trombone and Richard Vernon on bass. Upbeat, joyful sounds! Further info ring Les on 01937 842636 Days Inn, Wetherby Services on 01937 547 557 ask for Jazz Rate. Please recycle your bottles and cans where possible –thank you.

Boston Spa Methodist Church: the services for this Sunday, October 28 at 10.30am Mr Gerald Payling. All who love the Lord are welcome to join us at any of our services and events, and for refreshments afterwards in the Wesley Room.

Kings Church: meet every Sunday at 11am and 6.30pm at the Deepdale Community Centre to include Sunday School for singing , quizzes and bible stories and lots of fun. Contact Pastor Stephen Thompson 01937 541688 for further information.

St Mary’s Church: for an up to date list of services and events please take a look at our website - Future dates for your diary’s are: Friday, October 19 Churches Together Beetle Drive and Fish and Chips Supper in Clifford Village Hall at 7.30pm. Tickets adults £6, under 10 £3 available from Gerald Payling 842027 or your church rep. Prizes and raffle. Saturday, November 24 Hazlewood Castle, Advent Ball in aid of Lower Wharfe Youth Fund. Tickets £50/head includes three course dinner, disco, auction. Please come along and support us in raising money for the youth work. Tickets available from Kate Kennedy 07801 536425, Paul Martin 07970 277201, Kate Lofthouse 07780 641634. A Series of Organ Recitals at St Mary’s, all recitals start at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £8 including wine. Saturday, October 13 John Scott Whiteley, Saturday, October 27 David Pipe and Saturday, November 10 John Bradbury. Friday, December 7 African Children’s Choir Concert tickets are now available. Cost £5 each. Contact Judith Dahlgreen 844642 or the parish office. Saturday, December 8 Spirit of Christmas Past, an evening of stories, sketches, revues and music in St Peter’s Church Walton. Tickets £10 each from Doreen 01937 842344 or Julia 01937 845675 to include mulled wine and home-made snacks.

St Mary’s Ark: come and join us at St Mary’s Ark, St Mary’s Church every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month from 1.45-3pm at St Mary’s Church, Boston Spa. Therefore our next session will be Thursday, November 1 This includes a short service for babies, toddlers, parents and carers. Including refreshments and activities. A warm welcome awaits you from the members of Mothers’ Union.

If you have any events or notices you would like to have included in our Boston Spa village voices please just contact me on the above number or email.