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Thursday, 25 June 2015


Local Groups

Local Groups
Please find below a vast range of local groups covering many interests and all with contact numbers.
1st Old Dalby Scouts: To find out more please click here
Beavers: For children aged 6 to 8. Meet 6-15 pm to 7-30 pm on Tuesdays.
Cubs: For children aged 8 to 11. Meet 6 pm to 7-15 pm on Mondays.
Scouts: For young people aged 10 to 14. Meet  7-30 pm to 9 pm on Mondays.
Explorers: For young people  aged 14 to 18. Meet 7-45 pm to 9.30 pm on Tuesdays.
All sections meet in the Scout HQs, Queensway, Old Dalby.
For more info please contact the Group Scout Leader, Jim Freeman on 07885 539785 or the Secretary, Jenny Wellby, at jenny@blueroof.co.uk.
Bell-ringing: Contact Patrick Calkin at the Church.
Book Club: Meets approximately monthly in members’ homes. Contact Pat Grinter 822603.
Carpet Bowls: Meet 2-00 pm to 4 pm on Thursdays in the village hall. Contact Margaret Bairstow on 822316.
F.O.O.D.S.: Friends of Old Dalby School aim to organise fund-raising events to support school projects. Contact Tracey Parkinson 822048.
Friendship Club: For the over 60s. Meets at 2 pm on the third Wednesday in the village hall and also arranges occasional outings and lunches. Contact Norah Parkes 823602.
Toddler Group: Meet 9.15 – 11.00 Fridays during term time at Old Dalby Primary School Hall.  Contact Merrony Markham for more details.
Old Dalby Singers: Meet at 7-30 pm on Tuesdays in church to rehearse for major church services and occasional concerts. Secretary Jane Grice 823437.
P.C.C.: Parochial Church Council : Secretary Jill Westbrook 823949.
Petanque Team: Plays on Wednesday evenings at The Crown Inn. Contact Sue Ayres 822209.
Sunday School: For Juniors from 4 years. Meets at 10 am briefly in church and then at 10-15 am in the village hall on the first and third Sundays. Contact Melanie Sallis 822721.
Wine Circle: Meets at 7-30 pm on the third Thursday in the village hall. Secretary Jen Merrick 822998.
Wood-n-stitches Crafty Get Togethers: Craft workshops at the Scout Hut. Contact Lorna on 823764 orclick here.
Old Dalby WI. Meet in the Village Hall on the first Wednesday evening each month between 7.45 & 9.45 pm.  We welcome all women over 18 whether a member or not.  Please take a look at our website for more details or get in touch with Heather.