March Events

 

Friday 1st March – World Day of Prayer – Service for everyone – Kirkby Stephen Methodist Church Hall

10.30 am.  All welcome.  Refreshments served afterwards.

Friday 1st March – Louise Jordan – Orton Village Hall

7.30 pm.  A concert for International Women’s Day with Louise Jordan, as part of Highlights Rural Touring Scheme Spring programme.  Tickets £12, under 16’s £6.  Tickets available from Orton Village Stores or ring 01539 624856.

Saturday 2nd March – South Stainmore Coffee Morning – St Stephen’s Church

10..30 am to 12 noon.  First Saturday of the month.  £2 for unlimited tea, coffee, juice, biscuits and chatting.  Everyone welcome!

Thursday 7th March – `Help! I think I’m a Nationalist’ – by Seamas Carey – Kirkby Stephen Sports and Social Club

A sell-out comedy show about identity, second homes, xenophobia and bagpipes.

Tickets £12, U18’s/unwaged £8.  Tickets from 07770 533107 or book online at http://www.highlightsnorth.co.uk

Friday 8th March – Kirkby Stephen Hearing Services (by Upper Eden Rotary Club) – Kirkby Stephen Local Links

10 am to 12 noon. Kirkby Stephen Hearing Services run their clinics for anyone needing repairs or servicing to their hearing aids, here at the Local Links on the 2nd Friday of each month.  This service is BY APPOINTMENT ONLY – please ring 07724132277.

Hearing aid batteries can be provided here at Local Links, free of charge, if you are registered at a doctors in Eden.  Our opening hours are Mondays and Wednesdays, 10am to 12 noon, and 1 pm to 3 pm. Please bring details of the battery size you require.

Tuesday 12th March – Soup and Sweet – Church Hall, Brough

12 to 1.30 pm Second Tuesday of each month.  Choice of soup and sweets, tea or coffee.  Cost – donations.  Come and join us for a tasty meal.

 

Thursday 14th March – Kirkby Stephen Memory Club – Methodist Hall, Kirkby Stephen

10.30 am to 12 pm.  Everyone welcome, particularly those experiencing memory problems.  Help and support for carers.  Music, crafts, games and entertainment. Tea, coffee, biscuits and a chat with friends.  For further information contact Tony Taylor on 017683 42702 or email [email protected]

Monday 25th March – Age UK Drop in Session – Kirkby Stephen Local Links

10 am to 2 pm.  Age UK Carlisle and Eden are running an Information and Advice drop-in session for over 50’s.  If you have any queries you would like help and support with please come along and make use of this fantastic opportunity.

Thursday 28th March – Kirkby Stephen Memory Club – Methodist Hall, Kirkby Stephen

10.30 am to 12 pm.  Everyone welcome, particularly those experiencing memory problems.  Help and support for carers.  Music, crafts, games and entertainment. Tea, coffee, biscuits and a chat with friends.  For further information contact Tony Taylor on 017683 42702 or email [email protected]

Saturday 30th to Sunday 31st March – Cumbria Easter Rally – Kirkby Stephen and surrounding area

There will be the usual vehicle runs between Brough, Kirkby Stephen and Fell End, as well as the evening road run.  There will also be the usual vehicle displays, stalls and food and drinks. For more information contact