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10 October 2017

FOOD APPRECIATION GROUP
Programme for 2017 - 2018
Leader:Kate Van Gend 01243 378883
Email (for Food Group business): tempus.fugit1@btinternet.com
January 26th: Chantelle Williams of ‘Fresh From The Boast’ based in Emsworth, will give us a Talk, show a Video and do a Fish Preparation Demo. You might like to view her video on You Tube: http://www.freshfromtheboat.co.uk/About-Us.php
February 23rd: Tessa Smith will give a Talk about her Chutneys etc. and then, something of a diversion – interesting I hope – a Talk on modern cleaning methods. I’m assuming as someone who prepares food, even if it’s simply a sandwich, you will want to know about kitchen/food hygiene.
March 23rd: A Group Outing (possible car-sharing): A visit to Northney Farm to have a Guided Tour of their dairy herd, A Talk and a viewing of their ice-cream making facility, followed by light refreshments (free) in their tea-room.
April 27th: A Group Outing to the Salon du Chocolat, Chichester (near St. Richard’s Hospital) Dawn will give us a Talk and Demonstration, there will be tea/coffee and chocs to take home. Approx £10 pp – fantastic value.
May 24th: A Group Outing to Tuppenny Barn. Maggie will give us a Talk, a Guided Walk and then large scone, tea/coffee. £7.50 pp.
June 22nd: Sylvia from 'Chichester Well-Being' will give us a 45minute Talk on Nutrition followed by 15mins explaining 'Well-Being'
July 27th: Details in progress
AUGUST NO MEETING
Sept 28th: Details in progress
Oct 26th: A Group Outing to Slindon (pumpkin display), visit to nearby Pottery (short demo), ‘The Forge’ tea-room for light refreshment (pay as you order). If this is half-term and near Halloween, we will have to modify the date, as they get extremely busy at that time.
Nov: Details in progress
Dec: NO MEETING

4 December 2017

BIRD WATCHING PROGRAMME
This is our Walks Programme details for 2017/18.
January 11th 2018 Prinsted meet south end of Prinsted Lane by Scout Hut. Grid Ref. SU 766051.
February 8th 2018 Chichester Gravel Pits meet North Mundham car park near village hall in School Lane. Grid ref. SU876024.
18th March 9.30am Farlington Marshes. Meet by main gate grid ref 680044.
12th April 9.30am Staunton Country Park , Middle Park Way car parking charge, grid ref 722088.
10th May 9.30am Thorney Deeps. Meet at junction Thornham Lane with Thorney Road grid ref 757049.
14th June 9.30 am Hayling Oyster Beds meeting in car park off A3023 opposite Victoria Road , Hayling grid ref 717029
New members welcome please contact Reg Newnham. See this site for more details

Annual Programme


Walking with Malcolm, June, Tony & Wendy
There is no limit to numbers. We meet at 9.30am for a 9.45am start at different venues as listed below. Average walks are 4 to 6 miles with a stop for refreshments. There is normally a longer all day walk in July—when if possible we arrange a stop at a local pub for lunch.
Sensible shoes are needed on all walks. There could be styles or farm gates on any walk. We do try to keep clear of any farm animals.
So come and join us. Weather permitting our walks are on the 1st Wednesday of the month
CONTACT: Malcolm & June 01243 389293 - rambling@emsvalleyu3a.org.uk
Please ensure you have NOK details and a contact telephone number with you.
Please check this web site regularly for any updated information
Name and phone number of the Leader of each walk will be given. You must contact them in the event of bad weather to ensure that the walk will still take place.

SCHEDULE OF WALKS 2018
January 2018 - no walk
Schedule of Walks for 2018 will be on the new web site

REMEMBER:- YOU WALK AT YOUR OWN RISK.