Other local events - 2017

Creative Workshop Xmas Fayre - Saturday 18th November 2017


Creative Workshop will be holding their annual Christmas Fayre on Saturday 18th November 2017 at :
Creative Workshop,  3 Par Green,  Par, Cornwall, PL24 2AF from 12noon to 3pm
.............'we will have craft items for sale hand made by Adults with Learning and physical disabilities,  Christmas gift ideas,  various raffles and refreshments   We have disabled access to our building and everyone is welcome.  
Creative Workshop is a day care centre for Adults with disabilities running 5 days a week in Par. We have various sessions throughout the week,  including : cookery,  arts and crafts,  music and woodwork.  If anyone would like any further information about the services offered by Creative Workshop or our Xmas Fayre, please give the Workshop a call on: 01726 815890, where a member of staff will be able to help with your enquiry.' 

Cornwall Hospice Care Light up a Life Remembrance services - December 2017

Light up a Life is Cornwall Hospice Care’s much loved remembrance event which takes place every year throughout December. At the heart of Light up a Life are beautiful remembrance books where people can have a page dedicated to remembering their loved ones. These books are then available to view at seven celebration services across Cornwall, details of which are listed below. The books will also be available to view on our website.

This year we have added two new services to the calendar, one in Wadebridge and the other in Newquay. Light up a Life is open to everyone, there does not need to have been a connection with our hospices. It’s easy to take part in Light up a Life, forms are available from all of our hospice care shops from October, alternatively you can register your details via our website www.cornwallhospicecare.co.uk, or call the fundraising office on 01726 66868 (option 3).

Truro - Friday 1st December, Truro Cathedral, 7pm
St Austell – Sunday 3rd December, Holy Trinity Church, St Austell, 4pm
Launceston – Tuesday 5th December, St Mary Magdalene Church, 6pm
Wadebridge – Wednesday 6th December, Egloshayle Church, 6pm
Penzance – Thursday 7th December, Chapel Street Methodist Church, 6pm
Hayle – Saturday 9th December, St Elwyn’s Church, 6pm
Newquay – (non-religious service) – Sunday 10th December, Bowgie Inn, Crantock, 7pm
Past events in 2017

Dementia Friendly Walking Group - Mondays 12th & 26th June 2017

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Based in Bodmin and organised by the sensory trust, click on the poster icon to the right to read details

Contact: 01726 222900 or email creativespaces@sensorytrust.org.uk

Par Carnival Week - Saturday 8th to Sunday 16th July 2017

Visit the carnival website at http://www.parcarnival.org.uk/index.htm or contact the carnival committee by email parcarnival1@gmail.com

PL24 Community Association will be running the pig race at the Welcome Home on Par Green on Monday 10th July

Par Bay Community Trust Open House - Wednesday 26th July 2017

Coffee morning & Open House at Cornubia, 31, Eastcliffe Road, Par between 11am and 1pm -find out what’s been happening and what the plans are for the old Bonham’s Building.

Par Bay Big Local is a group of local people who have volunteered to be responsible for managing and distributing the Big Lottery Fund’s £1million Big Local grant set aside for expenditure in Par, St Blazey & Tywardreath.

Par Bay Community Trust is a registered charity and associated limited company set up to enable the former Bonham’s auction house to be purchased with the aim of converting it to a community hub that will serve the community of St Blazey, Par and Tywardreath and achieve its charitable objectives.

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Tywardreath Trotter - Saturday 29th July 2017

The Trotter consists of a 1-mile fun run open to all ages and a 7-mile race open to competitors aged 16 or over. Both races are approximately 50% off-road. Whatever your ability, you’ll be guaranteed a warm welcome at this friendly race just a mile from Cornwall’s south coast. Expect green lanes, picturesque bridleways, some ups and downs and a rousing reception when you arrive back in the heart of the village!
The 2017 Trotter will be the 12th annual Tywardreath Trotter. The race is Round 1 of the Cornwall Multi-Terrain Race Series 2017/18.
The race is promoted and assisted by St Austell Running Club. The fun run will start at 5.30pm and the 7-mile race at 6.45pm.
Race venue: The New Inn, Tywardreath, Nr Par, Cornwall, PL24 2QP  (part of the Tywardreath Summer Fete celebrations)
Go to the website to find entry details ->   www.tywardreathtrotter.wordpress.com  

Tywardreath Village Fete - Saturday 5th August 2017

Always held on the first Saturday in August in the garden of The New Inn.

Check out details on the webpage -> http://www.tywardreath.org.uk/1vil/vilfete.html

Tywardreath Village Show - Saturday 12th August 2017

Always held on the second Saturday in August in Tywardreath Village Hall on Church Street.  Still awaiting details.
Contact: Janet Turner  01726 815579

Grow St Blazey Fete - Sunday 20th August 2017

This fete will be held between 11am and 4pm at the St Blazey Railway club on Middleway, St Blazey at the junction with Station Road.
Click on the poster to the right for further details or contact: Jenny Moore by email jenny.moore@btinternet.com

Friends of Luxulyan Valley - Saturday 9th September 2017

The Friends of Luxulyan Valley are holding a heritage and arts day to celebrate their 20th anniversary. There will be art/craft stalls, food and drink, local live music and dancing, guided walks in the valley and a bric-a-brac stall. Please contact Tracy Elliot for further information
07785 741287.  Thank you.

Chicks Charity Boogie Night - Saturday 16th September 2017

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Chicks are holding a charity night upstairs at the Ship Inn, Polmear, Par, featuring internation piano star Dino Baptiste supported by The Buzzards. The event starts at 8pm and tickets can be obtained either from The Ship or by phoning Chicks on 01726 817913

MacMillan  Coffee & Cake morning - Friday 29th September 2017

At Par St Mary's Methodist Hall between 10am and 12 noon - see poster for details ->