SMAAAK – Report Back and Upcoming Events

Report back….. and future events

We had a brilliant turn out for SMAAAK’s first Pub Quiz on 3 June, expertly chaired by Quizmaster, Sebastian Bowen. Our thanks go to Terence and Emma Payen for hosting the evening at The Corners. The Quiz raised just under £200 and are planning another in the Autumn.

On Friday 8 July. together with Rev Julie, we are holding an Open Day at the Church to look at ideas as to how to make the Church a real  asset for the whole community. Read more in a separate article in this issue.

On Saturday 9 July, the fantastic Pop Up Opera makes a welcome return to Kingsland Church, performing their witty take on Rossini’s Barber of Seville Tickets at £25 and £10 for under 18s.

From 10 – 18 September our lovely Church will host one of Herefordshire Art Week’s largest Group Shows featuring 20 talented artists across a wide range of media. The show is free and runs from 10am to 4pm daily. The Show’s Opening is on Friday 9 September with a special late night Opening on Friday 16 September.

On Saturday 1 October we are delighted to co-host the 7th Arcadia Music Festival featuring violinist Thomas Bowes, pianist/composer Eleanor Alberga and other exceptional instrumentalists. The evening starts at 7.30pm at the Church. Ticket price tba.

Finally, on Friday 18 November a real coup for Kingsland. The eclectic Hank Wankford Trio play their wonderful gig “No Hall 2 Small” at The Luctonians from 7.30pm. Tickets at £15.

As ever, all tickets are available from Kingsland Post Office or T: 01568 709579, or on the door (but please check availability). Remember SMAAAK members receive a 10% discount!