Categories: UncategorizedWhat's on

What’s on this week – February 1-7

A round-up of events taking place this week across the Thames Valley. 

Sunday, February 1

BEARWOOD – St Catherine’s. Christingle Eucharist. 11am. Details: www.winnershparish.org or 0118 977 6221.

READING – Park URC, Palmer Park Avenue RG6 1DN. Messy Church. 3pm-5pm. Details: www.parkurc.org.uk.

READING – The Great Hall, University of Reading, London Road. West Forest Sinfonia in concert: Sibelius: The Wood Nymph, Ravel’s Piano Concert in G Major, Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No 5., 4.30pm. £15, £13 concessions, £1 students, under 18s. Details: tickets@westforestsinfonia.org or 0118 978 6189.

Monday, February 2

CROWTHORNE – St John’s Church, Waterloo Road. Climate Change, God and Us: two talks by The Revd Dr Darrell D Hannah. 1: The Bible and the Environment. 8pm. Free entry, donations welcomed. Details: www.crowthorneparishchurch.org.uk

EARLEY – St Nicolas Church, Sutcliffe Avenue. Noah’s Ark toddler group. 9.30am-11.30am. Details: 0118 966 9080 or www.stnicolas.org.uk.

Tuesday, February 3

READING – Reading Family Church, London Street. CAP Budgeting Skills course – get help managing your money. Second week of three. 7.45pm. Details: karen@readingfamilychurch.org.uk.

Wednesday, February 4

SHINFIELD – Baptist Church, Hollow Lane RG2 8BT. Senior Citizens Tea Party. 3pm-5pm. Details: www.shinfieldbaptist.org.uk.

Friday, February 6

SWALLOWFIELD – Parish Hall. The Russell Players present Robin Hood, a pantomime. £8, £5 under 16s. Details: 0118 988 4920.

TILEHURST – St Catherine of Siena, Wittenham Avenue, RG31 5LN. Vivace Voices Concert of old and new songs, an instrumental piece and readings, followed by refreshments. 2.30pm. Free entry, donations to church building fund welcomed.

Saturday, February 7

BINFIELD – Terrace Road North RG42 5HX. Sonning Parish skittles night. Details: 0118 961 1188.

CROWTHORNE – St John’s Church, Waterloo Road. Children’s Chocolate Bingo: play bingo and enjoy chocolate treast. 2.30pm-4pm. £2. Details: www.crowthorneparishchurch.org.uk

EARLEY – Earley St Peter’s Church Hall. Blood doning service: 9.30am-12.30pm or 2pm-4.30pm. Details: www.blood.co.uk or 0300 123 23 23 23.

READING – All Saints Church, Downshire Square. Reading Phoenix Choir in concert. 7pm. £10, under 16s £7. In aid of church project. Details: 0118 958 0991, 0118 959 5383 or www.readingphoenixchoir.com.

READING – Reading Family Church, London Road. Rainbows: Just 4 Dads: a morning gathering for Dads and pre-school children. 9.30am-11.30am. Details: www.readingfamilychurch.org.uk.

READING – Reading Family Church, London Road. Quiz night in aid of ReadiFood. Details TBC. Details: www.readingfamilychurch.org.uk.

READING – Hilton Hotel, Kennet Island. Riseley, Swallowfield and Farley Hill Charitable Trust present a Casino Royal Ball. Three-course meal, coffee, charity auction, casino, disco. £45. 7pm-12.45am. Details: tesseagles@hotmail.com.

READING – Wycliffe Baptist Church, Kings Road RG1 4LS. Creative Café – a chance to share your talents among an appreciative audience. 7.30pm. Details: 0118 929 9911.

SWALLOWFIELD – Parish Hall. The Russell Players present Robin Hood, a pantomime. £8, £5 under 16s. Details: 0118 988 4920.

TILEHURST – Tilehurst URC, Armour Road. Coffee morning: come in for a chat and refreshments. 10.30am. Details: http://tilehursturcreading.moonfruit.com.

WOKINGHAM – St Paul’s Parish Rooms, Reading Road. Quiz night with fish/chicken and chip supper. £10, £5 under 12s. 7.30pm. Bring your own drinks. Details: www.stpauls-wokingham.org.uk.