Monday, 01 July 2013 05:57

It's happening in Chobham this summer

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Chobham Museum in the Summer Chobham Museum in the Summer

Chobham Museum is open every Wednesday, from 2pm till  4pm and Sunday from 11am to 4pm. St Lawrence School's 200th anniversary, the Conquest of Everest and the Birth of the European Union are some of the current themes. The World War 1 exhibition is being assembled.

Friday July 5th

Open Garden in Aid of Woking Hospice - 10.30 am to noon

Plant sale, Bring & Buy, Raffle, Coffee and Cake

Millers Brook, Chertsey Road, Chobham GU24 8NB

Please come and bring and your friends. Entrance £1

Friday July 5th

St Lawrence School Summer Fair - starts 3.15pm

Stalls, games, cakes, tombola, raffle, bouncy castle, barbecue, bar, plants... lots of fun

Saturday July 6th

GB Fest - starts 12 noon

The Girls Brigade are coming to Chobham to celebrate their 120 years with an afternoon of fun at the Recreation Ground. Wacky Tumblairs Circus Act, Fairground rides, children's races, stalls, games, food and fun.

Saturday July 13th

The Hidden History of Chobham Project Open Day - Starts at noon

A showcase of the results so far of the Central South Eastern Young Archaeologists’ Club’s recent test-pitting project in Chobham.

There will be a variety of activities on the day including:

  • A short talk and display on the project
  • A chance to meet some of the archaeologists and YACs involved in the project
  • Plans and maps of Chobham showing the locations of the dig
  • A project display, including finds from the test-pits
  • Opportunities to get hands on with finds washing, marking and sorting
  • Family Friendly mini-digs

Friday July 19th

Nightjars and Other Strange Creatures - starts 8.30pm

The Surrey Wildlife Trust Chobham Rangers are leading an evening walk to see and hear Chobham Common's avian summer residents, the nightjar.

Read the full article here.

Friday September 13th

Charity Bridge Afternoon

Funds are being raised for Weybridge Samaritans at a Bridge Afternoon at Valley End Institute. Entries are for teams of four, £10 per person including a delicious tea. Find out more from Lucy Delacombe, 01276 858747.

Saturday September 14th

Chobham Neighbourhood Plan

Workshop at the pavilion, gathering ideas for how the village can shape its own future.

Saturday September 21st

Tour of Britain cycle event is coming through Chobham. Read the full news article.

Saturday September 21st

Chobham Ag & Hort Show. For more details read the directory entry.

Sunday September 22nd

Chobham Festival starts with Festival Eucharist at St Lawrence Church,


Jennifer Britt

Jennifer is a regular contributor to Chobham.Net and is also the webmaster of the St Lawrence & St Saviour Chobham Parish website.

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