Unique Events

Exciting One-offs For All To Enjoy In 2019!!
Here’s your chance to enjoy something different, and not have to get involved with a regular group date.

PARTICIPATION IN EVENTS IS BY PRE-PURCHASED TICKET ONLY. PLEASE COME TO THE VISITS TABLE AT THE GENERAL MEETINGS TO SIGN UP.

Tuesday October 1st 10:45 —   Visit to the International Bomber Command,                                                                   Canwick Ave. Lincoln, LN4 2HQ

Includes Guided Tour of the gardens, Memorial Spire and Walls of Names, plus exhibition

£6.50 Refreshments available at your own expense from cafe.

Monday November 4th 10:30 — Tour of Ferry Ales Brewery at Fiskerton

£9.00 Hour long tour including Tasting

 

Past Events

2019

Tuesday July 2nd 11:30 to 13:30 —   Bowls Taster Session, Tealby

Come and try your hand at Outdoor Bowls, coaching included, flat soled shoes must be worn.

£5.00 including Refreshments

Monday 17 June 09.30 – 12.30 —  Ceramics Painting, Lissington

Additional event due to demand.  Cost £4 + materials used

Wednesday June 5th 14:30 to 16:30 — Baumber Walled Garden

Private Tour of Baumber Walled Gardens

£8.00 including Refreshments

Tuesday May 14th  10:00 to 12:00     Rifle Shooting, Market Rasen

£12.00 including Refreshments

Come and have a go – Coaching included

TUESDAY 5TH MARCH 09.45 – 12.15 — First Aid Course

Everyday First Aid is a new way to deliver first aid training, developed by the British Red Cross which focuses on the most important key skills to make an impact when first aid is required. The course is delivered in a way to make it easy to learn and easy to remember
TICKETS £3 & INCLUDES TEA/COFFEE & BISCUITS
LIMITED TO 25 PEOPLE
AT HOLY ROOD CHURCH HALL, MARKET RASEN 09:45 to 12:15

Areas that will be covered as time allows are:
Helping an unconscious person who is not breathing/breathing
Helping someone who is choking
Helping someone who is having or has had a heart attack
Helping someone who is having or has had a brain attack (‘stroke’)
Helping someone who is distressed
Helping someone who has a burn or scald

2018

Tuesday 4th September – Everyday First Aid, Holy Rood Church Hall, Market Rasen 10am – 12pm
Everyday First Aid is a new way to deliver first aid training, developed by the British Red Cross which focuses on the most important key skills to make an impact when first aid is required. The course was delivered in a way to make it easy to learn and easy to remember
TICKETS £3 & INCLUDES TEA/COFFEE & BISCUITS
LIMITED TO 25 PEOPLE
AT HOLY ROOD CHURCH HALL, MARKET RASEN 10AM – 12PM
ENTRANCE BY PRE-PURCHASED TICKET

Areas that were covered as time allowed were:
Helping an unconscious person who is not breathing/breathing
Helping someone who is choking
Helping someone who is having or has had a heart attack
Helping someone who is having or has had a brain attack (‘stroke’)
Helping someone who is distressed
Helping someone who has a burn or scald

3rd July – E H Rand Beehives, Beehive Business Park, Rand, Nr Wragby, LN8 5NJ 10.30am – 12pm
We toured this interesting site and learned all about bees, beehives and honey production. The visit included refreshments. Event price  £5

5th June 2pm – Stourton Estates Venison Farm Near Baumer
A tractor and trailer safari was taken around the estate to see the deer and their young. We witnessed the restoration programme and saw conservation in action. There was an opportunity to taste and buy venison. Event price £5

1st May – Homefield Alpaca’s  The Homestead, Chapel Lane, Great Carlton, Louth, LN11 8JR
We learned about these amazing animals’ habits and needs; observed them in the field and then took the alpacas for a short walk and experienced how they communicated with the herd and enjoyed a hands-on experience. Refreshments  were included. It only cost £15 with a £5 deposit which was payable by March General Meeting.

3rd April – Golf Taster Session at Market Rasen Golf Club  10.30am – 12pm
We brushed up our skills or tried for the first time with PGA professional Dan.   If 10 people sign up the charge will be £9, more if less people attend. A £5 deposit is payable by the February General Meeting

Antiques Roadshow – 6th March Holy Rood Church Hall 10am – 1pm
We all enjoyed the presentation by David Palmer at an earlier Monthly Meeting, and he is willing to come back to see us, accompanied by some colleagues. This team gave us a valuation on our prized possessions, and talked to us personally about what we had brought along. This was a real exclusive for us! Each item brought, up to a maximum of three per person, was valued for a fee of only £3.00. Amazing value, we all dug deep in Auntie’s drawers and brought along some amazing items!

2017

Cote Hill Farm cheese makers, Osgodby: Tuesday 5th September 2017 @ 10.30
The Davenport family has been farming at Cote Hill for over 40 years, and their own herd provides the milk for their well known four varieties of cheese. These are Gold Medal winning cheeses, so are well worth tasting! The price of £5.00 pp gives you a two hour tour of the dairy and cheese making room, followed by a tasting session. Yum, yum!