April Events

Saturday 1st April 2017 - Boon Day - Kirkby Stephen

Volunteers needed! Have you a spare hour or two to lend a hand?

9am - 12noon

If you can lend a hand, let Clifford Simpson know on 017683 71622, or turn up on the day.

Saturday 1st April 2017 - Lune Spring Players - Going Green, Newbiggin-on-Lune Public Hall

A Tragic Comedy by David Tristram


Tickets £6, to reserve call:- David Morris - 015396 23308 or Liz Hutchinson - 015396 23552  

Monday 3rd April 2017 - Cumbria Wildlife Trust Upper Eden Support Group
The Friends Meeting House, 48A High Street, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria CA17 4SH
2.30p - 4.30pm Butterflies and moths: what, where and why? 
John Mounsey will talk about our butterflies and moths, including the differences between them, relationships with other insects, their distribution, enemies and their strategies for dealing with them and conservation work.

Saturday 8th April 2017 - Kirkby Stephen Community Arts - When Marnie Was There (U) - Family friendly!

3.00pm - Kirkby Stephen Masonic Hall

The always magical Studio Ghibli return to the big screen with this beautiful animation and their final film.

Adults £5 - Children (U18) £3.

Tickets available on the door or call Kate on 017683 71885.

Doors open 30mins before the advertised time. Teas, coffees and soft drinks available.

Wednesday 12th April 2017 - Westmorland Decorative and Fine Arts Society 2017 - Appleby Market Hall

Life and Times of the Sundial - A Perspective on Civilisation's Most Enduring Timekeeper. Lecture given by Mr Kevin Karney MA JP

Starts at 11am (coffee is served from 10.15am - 10.45am) There is a small cost of £8 to non-members. For more information about our society please visit our website www.wmdfas.org.uk

Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th April 2017 - Easter Sale, Kirkby Stephen Church

Saturday 10am - 4.30pm
Sunday 12pm - 4.30pm

A sale of used and pre-loved items, refreshments available, donations welcome.

Contact Glenys on 72747 or Joan 72646 

Saturday 15th, Sunday 16th and Monday 17th April 2017 - Brough & Stainmore Art Group - Easter Exhibition and Sale - Masonic Hall, Kirkby Stephen

10am - 4pm each day

Guest Artist - Vicky Yates

Affordable originals, prints and cards

Free entry

Friday 21st April 2017 - Kirkby Stephen Community Arts - Bridget Jone's Baby (15)

7.30pm - Kirkby Stephen Masonic Hall

Bridget is back! The world's favourite singleton returns to the big screen, but, this time in her 40s and pregnant....

Doors open 30mins before the advertised time. Light refreshments available.

Monday 24th April 2017 - Upper Eden History Society - Kirkby Stephen Grammar School Coffee Bar - Lectures starts 7.30pm

Speaker: Harry Hawkins
Topic: AGM 
         Mediaeval Forgers?
         The Nuns of Armathwaite Priory
Admission free to members. £3 for each non-member. Visitors always welcome.
Enquiries to Chairman: Anne Taylor tel: 017683 71518

Wednesday 26th April 2017 - Parkinson's Café - The Eden Emporium, Market Street


We shall meet on the fourth Wednesday of the month from 10.30am - 12 noon

For more information, please contact: Andrew & Robina
Telephone: 017683 41997