Marden Parish Council
What's On Outside Marden
First Sunday of every month - 10.30am to 12.30pm
HEART OF KENT HOSPICE- www.hokh.org - 01622 790195
Dementia Café, Heart of Kent Hospice, Preston Hall, Aylesford ME20 7PU
If you have any dementia or are caring for someone with dementia then you are warmly welcome to the Dementia Café at the Hospice where you can find out more about the support available locally whilst enjoying a tea or coffee.
Friday 3rd May from 8am
Golf Day - HEART OF KENT HOSPICE- www.hokh.org - 01622 790195
A great company day out to entertain your clients or reward your employees whilst supporting your local Hospice.
Situated in the heart of Kent's countryside Chart Hills was designed by Sir Nick Faldo in 1993 and has received countless accolades. Renovation works have restored the course to is former glory and the course has several feature holes including "The Island" at the 17th and the longest bunker in Europe "The Anaconda" on the 5th.
Players will enjoy a full English breakfast before taking to their designated holes for a shotgun start and their 18 holes of golf. Are you brave enough to take on the Course Pro? Then why not enter the Beat the Pro Competition by testing your skills in the longest drive and nearest the pin contests.
The fun doesn't stop there - after a two course meal take part in our auction and our award ceremony for 1st, 2nd and 3rd; nearest the pin and the longest drive.
Cost: £350 for a team of four.
Bank Holiday Monday 6th May 2019
Cloisters Bike Ride - Stansted Village Hall TN15 7PH - HEART OF KENT HOSPICE- www.hokh.org - 01622 790195
In support of Heart of Kent Hospice and St Mary's Church Stansted Fabric and Improvement Fund
Join us for the 11th Annual Cloisters Bike Ride - you have a choice of 3 glorious circular routes through quiet leafy lanes and charming villages of the North Downs of West Kent.
44 miles - "The Challenge" - a lovely ride on many unknown lanes
23 miles - "The Classic" - a great ride that includes a short 1 in 4 hill
13 miles - "The Cruise" - quiet lanes especially suitable for the occasional cyclist and for families with younger children
Whichever you choose, you will have a wonderful day out with full back up, refreshments, a ploughman's lunch and tea with scrumptious homemade cakes.
Numbers are limited so book early to avoid disappointment
Saturday 11th May 2019 - 12.30pm to 4pm - HEART OF KENT HOSPICE- www.hokh.org - 01622 790195
All aboard with Heart of Kent Hospice
Step on board the vintage and beautiful Northern Bell luxury steam train, which we are proud to be chartering for a truly unforgettable experience.
Be transported back to a golden age of travel as you are welcomed aboard the train by liveried stewards who will show you to individually designed carriages, each inspired by the grandeur and elegance of a British castle or stately home. As you travel through the spectacular Kent countryside on this unique lunchtime excursion you will enjoy champagne and canapes followed by an exquisite four course meal prepared from locally sourced organic Kent produce with seasonal ingredients accompanied by a carefully selected bottle of wine. Lunch will include a British cheeseboard, biscuits and chutneys and will be rounded off with coffee and petit fours.
Departing Maidstone East Railway Station at 12.30pm returning 5pm.
Cost: £349.00 per person (deposit of £99.00 per person to be paid at time of booking)
HEART OF KENT HOSPICE EVENTS - www.hokh.org - 01622 790195
Whether you are a serious athlete or a fun runner - whether you are prefer your own two fee, two wheels, the company of your four legged friend or conquering large inflatable obstacle courses, then look no further we have an event for you. If you would like to take part and help raise funds for Heart of Kent Hospice please visit the website www.hokh.org or contact [email protected] / 01622 790195
This year we have places in the following events:
Vitality 10,000 - 27th May
Gung-Ho! Maidstone - 8th June
PruRide 100 - 4th August
DogJog Maidstone - 14th September
Royal Parks Half Marathon - 13th October
Sunday 9th June 2019 - ROTARY CLUB OF THE WEALD OF KENT
The Cancer Research UK North Downs Walk
Check in 8am to 11am at Harrietsham Village Hall ME17 1AP
Non sponsored walkers welcome - suggested donation £15.
1, 3, 6 or 9 mile walk - free ploughman's, strawberries and jazz band on return
To register or for more information please visit www.wealdofkentrotary.org.uk / 07519 320919
UNIVERSITY OF THE THIRD AGE (U3A)
Held monthly on the third Wednesday at 2.30pm at Goudhurst Village Hall
Goudhurst & District U3A covers several villages including Curtisden Green, Horsmonden, Brenchley and Marden.