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Calendar of Meetings and Events

Blue boxes indicate that there is a Council Meeting whilst red boxes indicate a Village Event on that day. Click on the box to find out more.

Events held in the Village Hall are shown in the calendar on the "Village Hall" page of this website.  To see that page click on the "Village Hall" bar in the list at the left of this page.

To apply for an event to be included in the Village Calendar, please contact the Council, and remember to include all the details about your event. All the events for the next 60 days are listed below the calendar.



18
Dec
2017
POST OFFICE in Great Oakley Village Hall this morning
8:30 AM - Post Office is open in Great Oakley Village Hall each week - Monday and Thursday mornings 8:30am to 12:30pm.
(Excepts Bank Holidays).


18
Dec
2017
Games afternoon at our MAYBUSH INN - crib, whist, dominoes
1:45 PM - Last chance before Christmas - Bar open as usual!


19
Dec
2017
Carol Singing on Great Oakley Village Square with Great Oakley Choir and members of the Tendring Brass Band
7:00 PM - Everyone is invited to come along and join in the singing in this now traditional event. If you think you can resist the temptation to join in with favourite carols and enter into the Christmas spirit this is an opportunity to test your resolve and see how long you can resist before you eventually crack!


19
Dec
2017
Parish Council Meeting
7:30 PM - This meeting will be held in Great Oakley Village Hall and is open to ALL RESIDENTS of Great Oakley Parish who are welcome to attend.

PLEASE NOTE - the Special Meeting, to be held before this Parish Council meeting which will start at 7pm.


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19
Dec
2017
Special Meeting
7:00 PM - Before the meeting tonight of Great Oakley Parish Council s special meeting has been arranged at which we will receive a presentation from Village Maker, the developer working with Mr Thompson to provide the OAKLEY ORCHARDS development on the Allotment Field adjacent to the village school.
Both of the meetings will take place in Great Oakley Village Hall.


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19
Dec
2017
Village Carol Singing with members of Tendring Brass Band at the War Memorial and aftewards at the Maybush
7:00 PM - Singing accompanied by members of Tendring Brass Band.


21
Dec
2017
POST OFFICE Open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hall
8:30 AM - Opening hours - 8:30am to 12:30pm.

Mondays and Thursdays, except Bank Holidays.


21
Dec
2017
CHRISTMAS PUZZLE NIGHT at our Maybush Inn....
8:00 PM - Mental stimulation before Christmas!


24
Dec
2017
CRIB SERVICE at ALL SAINTS CHURCH, GREAT OAKLEY
4:00 PM - All people welcome - young and not-so-young!

Come in anticipation and welcome Christmas!


24
Dec
2017
Candlelit MIDNIGHT MASS at ALL SAINTS, GREAT OAKL:EY
11:30 PM - Come and welcome Christmas - all welcome.


There will be no other service in Great Oakley on 25th December. There will be a Family Communion service at 10:30am at St Edmund's, Tendring and at 11:00am at All Saints', Wrabness.


25
Dec
2017
NO POST OFFICE today in Great Oakley Village Hall
CHRISTMAS DAY - BANK HOLIDAY - open as usual on Thursday - 8:30am to 12:30pm..


28
Dec
2017
POST OFFICE Open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hall
8:30 AM - Opening hours - 8:30am to 12:30pm.

Mondays and Thursdays, except Bank Holidays.


31
Dec
2017
No service today in Great Oakley - HOLY COMMUNION at TENDRING - the only service today in our new benefice.
9:30 AM - All are welcome ! Come and join us.

This is our "Fifth Sunday" Benefice Combined service of Holy Communion which this month is held in Tendring..


31
Dec
2017
SEE IN THE NEW YEAR at the MAYBUSH INN with SEAN ROLF
See the posters.

Free admission this year - Sean will compere the evening as well as playing - a buffet will be provided!


1
Jan
2018
NO POST OFFICE TODAY - BANK HOLIDAY
Open as usual on Thursday.


3
Jan
2018
Oakstones Club - Great Oakley Village Hall
2:00 PM - Today we will hear from Mr David Ablewhite about "Queen Victoria and her 12 men".


4
Jan
2018
BINGO at the MAYBUSH INN
8:00 PM - 8pm start - come and enjoy a popular evening's entertainment - all welcome.


4
Jan
2018
POST OFFICE Open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hall
8:30 AM - Opening hours - 8:30am to 12:30pm.

Mondays and Thursdays, except Bank Holidays.


7
Jan
2018
All Saints CE Church, Great Oakley - Holy Communion
9:30 AM - Come and join us and have a few refreshments and conversations afterwards or simply come and pray with us.


8
Jan
2018
WEA SPRING COURSE - the Romantic Muse and Musical Taste - by Bill Tamblyn (week 1 of 9)
7:30 PM - Contact our Secretary - Helen Francis for more information at phone number 01255 880510 or come along on the first evening (free to all) to see whether it is of interest to you and to learn about fees etc.


8
Jan
2018
POST OFFICE Open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hall
8:30 AM - Opening hours - 8:30am to 12:30pm.

Mondays and Thursdays, except Bank Holidays.


10
Jan
2018
The PAINTING GROUP at GREAT OAKLEY VILLAGE HALL.
10:00 AM - The group meets each month on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday mornings in Great Oakley Village Hall from 10:00am to 12noon.

We are a friendly self-help group led by Vivien Turnball who may be contacted at 01255 880540.


11
Jan
2018
POST OFFICE in Great Oakley Village Hall this morning.
8:30 AM - Post Office is open in Great Oakley Village Hall each week - Monday and Thursday mornings - 8:30 to 12:30pm.


11
Jan
2018
Poems and Pints at the Maybush
8:00 PM - See posters for details.


12
Jan
2018
Coffee and Chat at Great Oakley Village Hall - all welcome, any age.
10:30 AM - Again this month, as usual, 10:30 to 11:30 on the second Friday morning of the month.

Everybody is welcome, just turn-up for a cup (or two) of coffee or tea and as many biscuits etc as you fancy ............. and have a chat with friends old or new.

Informal, no membership, no records, no commitment - come and go as you wish.


14
Jan
2018
All Saints Cof E Church - Morning Worship
9:30 AM - Everyone is welcome to join us for this service.

Come and bring family and friends with you - visitors to the parish are equally welcome - anyone and everyone. Come and pray to God in the service - after the service speak to each other whilst enjoying a cup of tea or coffee, a cold drink and the odd biscuit or two!


15
Jan
2018
WEA SPRING COURSE - the Romantic Muse and Musical Taste - by Bill Tamblyn (week 2 of 9)
7:30 PM - Contact our Secretary - Helen Francis for more information at phone number 01255 880510 or come along on the first evening (free to all) to see whether it is of interest to you and to learn about fees etc.


15
Jan
2018
POST OFFICE Open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hall
8:30 AM - Opening hours - 8:30am to 12:30pm.

Mondays and Thursdays, except Bank Holidays.


18
Jan
2018
POST OFFICE open in Great Oakley Village Hall this morning to 12:30pm....
8:30 AM - The Post Office will be OPEN this morning from 8:30am to 12:30pm in Great Oakley Village Hall.


18
Jan
2018
MAYBUSH - QUIZ NIGHT
8:00 PM - Come and join in the competition and the socialising.


21
Jan
2018
Holy Communion Service - All Saints CE, Great Oakley
9:30 AM - Come and join us in the service and stay to share refreshments afterwards.

Everybody is welcome!


22
Jan
2018
WEA SPRING COURSE - the Romantic Muse and Musical Taste - by Bill Tamblyn (week 3 of 9)
7:30 PM - Contact our Secretary - Helen Francis for more information at phone number 01255 880510 or come along on the first evening (free to all) to see whether it is of interest to you and to learn about fees etc.


22
Jan
2018
POST OFFICE Open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hall
8:30 AM - Opening hours - 8:30am to 12:30pm.

Mondays and Thursdays, except Bank Holidays.


24
Jan
2018
THE PAINTING GROUP meet in Great Oakley Village Hall
10:00 AM - The group meets each month on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday mornings in Great Oakley Village Hall from 10:00am to 12noon.

We are a friendly self-help group led by Vivien Turnball who may be contacted at 01255 880540.


25
Jan
2018
POST OFFICE Open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hall
8:30 AM - Opening hours - 8:30am to 12:30pm.

Mondays and Thursdays, except Bank Holidays.a


25
Jan
2018
MAYBUSH INN Burns Night
7:30 PM - Catering by David and Mary Oxley - see posters.


28
Jan
2018
All Saints C of E Church, Great Oakley - FAMILY SERVICE
10:00 AM - All are welcome to join the services in our ancient parish church. The church is located on The Avenue which runs between Wix Road (which starts at the junction with the main B1414 road outside the school) and Stones Green Road.

We look forward to seeing faces old and new in any of our services and invite everybody to partake of refreshments thereafter.


29
Jan
2018
POST OFFICE Open this morning in Great Oakley Village Hall
8:30 AM - Opening hours - 8:30am to 12:30pm.

Mondays and Thursdays, except Bank Holidays.


29
Jan
2018
WEA SPRING COURSE - the Romantic Muse and Musical Taste - by Bill Tamblyn (week 4 of 9)
7:30 PM - Contact our Secretary - Helen Francis for more information at phone number 01255 880510 or come along on the first evening (free to all) to see whether it is of interest to you and to learn about fees etc.


1
Feb
2018
Maybush Inn - Bingo
8:00 PM - Join the fun, everybody welcome!


5
Feb
2018
WEA SPRING COURSE - the Romantic Muse and Musical Taste - by Bill Tamblyn (week 5 of 9)
7:30 PM - a