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Calendar of Meetings and Events

Blue boxes indicate that there is a Council Meeting whilst red boxes indicate a Village Event on that day. Click on the box to find out more.

Events held in the Village Hall are shown in the calendar on the "Village Hall" page of this website.  To see that page click on the "Village Hall" bar in the list at the left of this page.

To apply for an event to be included in the Village Calendar, please contact the Council, and remember to include all the details about your event. All the events for the next 60 days are listed below the calendar.



24
Apr
2019
THE PAINTING GROUP meet in Great Oakley Village Hall
10:00 AM - The Painting Group meet on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month between 10am and 12 noon in Great Oakley Village Hall. We are a friendly self help group and visitors and new members are very welcome.

The group is led by Vivian Morri on telephone 01255 880540.


25
Apr
2019
MAYBUSH, GREAT OAKLEY - Bingo Night
8:00 PM - Everybody welcome to our Community owned pub at the centre of the village!




25
Apr
2019
POST OFFICE is open in Great Oakley Village Hall this morning.
8:30 AM - Post Office is open in Great Oakley Village Hall today and each week - Monday and Thursday mornings - 8:30 to 12:30pm.


27
Apr
2019
MAYBUSH - QUIZ to raise money for a NEW SCHOOL LIBRARY
tba - ..


27
Apr
2019
Oakstones Spring Sale in Great Oakley Village Hall
10am to 12 - Entrance 50p - tea, coffee and biscuits.

All proceeds will go to support the Oakstones Club.



27
Apr
2019
MAYBUSH - Quiz in aid of a New Library for All Saints School
tba - 

See posters around the village or ask at the Maybush for details.


28
Apr
2019
All Saints Church, Great Oakley - APCM and PCC AGM 2019
10:15am-is - To be held at All Saints Church after the service, at approximately 10:15 or 10:30tam.

Revision of the parochial Electoral Roll and nomination / election of members and officers to serve on the PCC.


28
Apr
2019
CLOSED ROADS RALLY - western Tendring
all day - Chelmsford Motor Club - second year of this event.


28
Apr
2019
All Saints CE Church - Great Oakley - All Age Service, Morning Worship
9:30 AM - Come and join us for this service and whilst you are with us have a drink and a couple of biscuits after the service - and have a chat with friends old and new.


28
Apr
2019
CLOSED ROADS RALLY organised by Chemsford Motor Club - eastern side of Tendring District
all day - Contact Chelmsford Motor Club for details.


29
Apr
2019
POST OFFICE is open in Great Oakley Village Hall this morning
8:30 AM - The Post Office will be OPEN this morning from 8:30am to 12:30pm in Great Oakley Village Hall.


29
Apr
2019
Games Afternoon at the MAYBUSH INN - all welcome.
1:45 PM - Crib, whist and dominoes - in good company.


30
Apr
2019
10 OClock Club - Toddlers and Babies Group (Under 5s)
10:00 AM - Great Oakley Village Hall - 10am to 11:30am - term time only - all manner of fun activities - 2.50 per family.

Refreshments for children and adults - all parents and carers welcome.


1
May
2019
Oakstones Club - Great Oakley Village Hall
2:00 PM - Today we will hear a talk by Robert Cutler on the work of the Harwich Lifeboat.


2
May
2019
MAYBUSH INN - POEMS AND PINTS
8:00 PM - Bring you favourite poems to share or your favourites - or any poems you have written.


2
May
2019
POEMS AND PINTS at OUR Maybush Inn
8:00 PM - Come and listen to published poetry or poetry written by friends and neighbours. Bring poems written by you which you can read. Discuss the poetry among friends.
Refreshments available!


4
May
2019
Choir concert by ILLUMINATI at All Saints Church, Great Oakley.
7:00 PM - 
The popular choir will sing sacred and modern songs, folk songs, madrigals and spirituals.

Tickets: 8 pounds - include drinks and nibbles - from church- contact Susan Palmer (01255 880737).



5
May
2019
Holy Communion Service - All Saints C of E, Great Oakley
9:30 AM - Come and join us in this service lead by Rev Laura Garnham and stay to share refreshments afterwards.

Everybody is welcome!


6
May
2019
Post Office - NOT OPEN TODAY - Bank Holiday
The Post Office is NOT open this morning as it is a Bank Holiday.


6
May
2019
Games Afternoon at the Maybush Inn
1:45 PM - Crib, Whist and Dominoes - everybody welcome to join us in our weekly Games Afternoon


7
May
2019
10 OClock Club - Toddlers and Babies Group (Under 5s)
10:00 AM - Great Oakley Village Hall - 10am to 11:30am - term time only - all manner of fun activities - 2.50 per family.

Refreshments for children and adults - all parents and carers welcome..


8
May
2019
Great Oakley Painting Group
10:00 AM - A friendly self help group led by Vivien Morri - 01255 880540.


9
May
2019
MAYBUSH INN - DOMINOES TOURNAMENT
8:00 PM - See posters for details or enquire at the Maybush.


9
May
2019
POST OFFICE Open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hall
8:30 AM - Opening hours - 8:30am to 12:30pm.

Mondays and Thursdays, except Bank Holidays.


10
May
2019
Coffee and Chat at Great Oakley Village Hall - all welcome, any age.
10:30 AM - Again this month, as usual, 10:30 to 11:30 on the second Friday morning of the month.

Everybody is welcome, just turn-up for a cup (or two) of coffee or tea and as many biscuits etc as you fancy ............. and have a chat with friends old or new.

Informal, no membership, no records, no commitment - come and go as you wish.


12
May
2019
All Saints C of E Church, Great Oakley - All Age Service
9:30 AM - The service today is expected to be led by Rev Kirsty Emerson.

If we don't know you and we seem slow to speak to you, please approach any of us and show us up! Everybody is welcome to this and every service at All Saints!


13
May
2019
GAMES AFTERNOON AT OUR MAYBUSH INN, Crib, Whist and Dominoes
1:45 PM - Come and enjoy company and crib, whist and dominoes - if you don't know how to play come and learn!



13
May
2019
POST OFFICE Open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hall
8:30 AM - Opening hours - 8:30am to 12:30pm.

Mondays and Thursdays, except Bank Holidays.


14
May
2019
10 O Clock Club - Toddlers and Babies Group (Under 5s)
10:00 AM - Great Oakley Village Hall - 10am to 11:30am - term time only - all manner of fun activities - 2.50 per family.

Refreshments for children and adults - all parents and carers welcome.


16
May
2019
BINGO at the MAYBUSH INN, Great Oakley Community Hub
8:00 PM - Eyes down from 8pm.


16
May
2019
POST OFFICE Open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hall
8:30 AM - Opening hours - 8:30am to 12:30pm.

Mondays and Thursdays, except Bank Holidays.


18
May
2019
MAYBUSH INN - PIE & MASH NIGHT
tba - 
See posters, when available, for more details.


19
May
2019
ALL SAINTS C of E CHURCH, Great Oakley - Service of Holy Communion
9:30 AM - A warm welcome is extended to everyone, whether you are a regular local churchgoer, a visitor to the area or have not put a foot inside a church for a long time, or never!

Rev Liz Barnes is due to lead our service this morning and Rev Kirsty is due to preach.


20
May
2019
POST OFFICE Open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hall
8:30 AM - Opening hours - 8:30am to 12:30pm.

Mondays and Thursdays, except Bank Holidays.


20
May
2019
GAMES AT THE MAYBUSH - crib, whist, dominoes
1:45 PM - Tea, coffee and biscuits available and the bar will be open as normal.


21
May
2019
10 OClock Club - Toddlers and Babies Group (Under 5s)
10:00 AM - Great Oakley Village Hall - 10am to 11:30am - term time only - all manner of fun activities - 2.50 per family.

Refreshments for children and adults - all parents and carers welcome.


22
May
2019
THE PAINTING GROUP meet in Great Oakley Village Hall
10:00 AM - The group meets each month on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday mornings in Great Oakley Village Hall from 10:00am to 12noon.

We are a friendly self-help group led by Vivien Morri who may be contacted at 01255 880540.


23
May
2019
FISH AND CHIP SUPPER at the MAYBUSH
8:00 PM - .


23
May
2019
POST OPFFICE open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hall....
8:30 AM - Post Office is open in Great Oakley Village Hall each week - Monday and Thursday mornings - 8:30 to 12:30pm.
(Except Bank Holidays).


26
May
2019
GREAT OAKLEY - All Saints C of E Church - MORNING WORSHIP
9:30 PM - It is intended that Rev Kirsty Emerson will again lead us in this morning's service.

All are welcome - come and share tea or coffee and biscuits after the service


27
May
2019
CRIB, WHIST and DOMINOES at the Maybush Inn
1:45 PM - A couple of hours of games - bring your friends!


27
May
2019
NO POST OFFICE today in GREAT OAKLEY - BANK HOLIDAY
Normal days - Monday and Thursday

Normal hours - 8:30am to 12:30pm


28
May
2019
Half Term - No 10 OClock Club this week
. - .


30
May
2019
POST OFFICE open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hall
8:30 AM - Post Office is open in Great Oakley Village Hall each week - Monday and Thursday mornings - 8:30 to 12:30pm.
(Except Bank Holidays).


30
May
2019
ASCENSION DAY Service of HOLY COMMUNION at TENDRING
7:00 PM - All are welcome to attend this service on this special day.


30
May
2019
MAYBUSH INN - Quiz Night
8:00 PM - Come and have fun - somebody has to win the lines and houses!


2
Jun
2019
All Saints C of E Church - Holy Communiion Service
9:30 AM - It is intended that this service will be led by Rev Liz Barnes assisted by Rev Kirsty Emerson.

Everyone is welcome to join us for this service, as they are for any other service in the church. We always look forward to seeing new faces among those that are perhaps a little better known around the church!


3
Jun
2019
Maybush Inn - OUR COMMUNITY PUB - Games Afternnon
1:45 PM - Crib, whist, dominoes - everybody welcome to play, socialise, have a cup of tea or something a bit stronger!


3
Jun
2019
POST OFFICE in Great Oakley Village Hall this morning
8:30 AM - Post Office is open in Great Oakley Village Hall each week - Monday and Thursday mornings 8:30am to 12:30pm.
(Except Bank Holidays).


4
Jun
2019
Parish Council Meeting
7:30 PM - This meeting will be held in Great Oakley Village Hall and is open to ALL RESIDENTS of Great Oakley Parish who are welcome to attend.


4
Jun
2019
10 O Clock Club - Toddlers and Babies Group (Under 5s)
10:00 AM - Great Oakley Village Hall - 10am to 11:30am - term time only - all manner of fun activities - 2.50 per family.

Refreshments for children and adults - all parents and carers welcome.


4
Jun
2019
Annual Parish Meeting
7:00 PM - This meeting will precede the monthly Parish Council Meeting for June and will be held in Great Oakley Village Hall.

The Annual Parish Meeting is open to all residents of the Parish of Great Oakley..


6
Jun
2019
BINGO at the MAYBUSH INN
8:00 PM - 8pm start - come and enjoy a popular evening's entertainment - all welcome.


6
Jun
2019
POST OFFICE will be open in Great Oakley Village Hall this morning to 12:30pm...........
8:30 AM - The Post Office will be OPEN this morning from 8:30am to 12:30pm in Great Oakley Village Hall.


8
Jun
2019
Great Oakley - Open Gardens 2019
tba - Several people have already kindly offered to open their gardens in support of this event - we are keen to hear from more people who are willing to join them. Small gardens full of surprises and beautiful planting and flowers to large country house gardens are all welcome to join in.


9
Jun
2019
All Saints CE Church, Great Oakley - Pets Service
9:30 PM - People of all ages who have animals as pets are invited to come along, bring their pets if they wish, and give thanks to God for their animal friends and other creatures throughout our world.


10
Jun
2019
MAYBUSH INN - Crib, whist, dominoes
1:45 PM - Everybody is welcome to come and join in the fun and games.


10
Jun
2019
POST OFFICE open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hallv to 12:30pm...
8:30 AM - The Post Office will be OPEN this morning from 8:30am to 12:30 pm in Great Oakley Village Hall.


11
Jun
2019
10 OClock Club - Toddlers and Babies (Under 5s)
10:00 AM - .Great Oakley Village Hall - 10am to 11:30am - term time only - all manner of fun activities - 2.50 per family.

Refreshments for children and adults - all parents and carers welcome.


13
Jun
2019
RACE NIGHT at the MAYBUSH INN
8:00 PM - See posters for details or ask at the Maybush.


13
Jun
2019
POST OFFICE open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hall.
8:30 AM - Opening times 8:30am to 12:30pm on Mondays and Thursdays (except Bank Holidays).


14
Jun
2019
COFFEE & CHAT at Great Oakley Village Hall from 10:30am to 11:30am .....
10:30 AM - An opportunity for anyone to come along on this Friday morning to chat and make contact over a cup of coffee (or tea!) and a biscuit or two - anyone is welcome especially anybody in our villages who may feel cut off or alone.


16
Jun
2019
All Saints CE Church, Great Oakley - Holy Communion
9:30 AM - It is intended that Rev Liz Barnes will lead our service today, assisted by Rev Kirsty Emerson.

Come and join us and have a few refreshments and conversations afterwards or simply come and pray with us.


17
Jun
2019
Games at the Maybush - crib, whist, dominoes
1:45 PM - Everybody welcome - come and play...or learn and join in!


17
Jun
2019
Crib, Whist, Dominoes at our MAYBUSH INN
1:45 PM - Come and play any of the above games whilst being a bit sociable in the comfortable surroundings of our Community Hub.

Every body welcome!


17
Jun
2019
POST OFFICE Open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hall
8:30 AM - Opening hours - 8:30am to 12:30pm.

Mondays and Thursdays, except Bank Holidays.a


18
Jun
2019
10 O Clock Club - Toddlers and Babies Group (Under 5s)
10:00 AM - Great Oakley Village Hall - 10am to 11:30am - term time only - all manner of fun activities - 2.50 per family.

Refreshments for children and adults - all parents and carers welcome.


20
Jun
2019
POST OFFICE Open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hall
8:30 AM - Opening hours - 8:30am to 12:30pm.

Mondays and Thursdays, except Bank Holidays.


20
Jun
2019
MAYBUSH - Quiz Night
8:00 PM - Come and exercise your brain with some friendly company.


23
Jun
2019
ALL SAINTS, GREAT OAKLEY - Morning Worship - Service led by Rev Laura Garnham
9:30 PM - Come and join the service and stay for a few refreshments and conversation afterwards.