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What's on in Howwood 2014

 


HOWWOOD WILDLIFE AND WOODLANDS

BUILD A BUG HOTEL SATURDAY 23 AUGUST 2014

You are invited to help HWW build a bug hotel in the Rhombus Garden, opposite the Howwood Inn, on Saturday 23 August 2014 at 11am onwards.
Bring along any materials you think would be suitable, old wood, bricks,slates, hay, plastic bottles, pine cones, canes, twigs cardboard tubes, tubbing etc.
Suitable for all ages and abilities but children must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact Christine Scarsbrook 01505 704083 chrisscarsbrook@btinternet.com.    All fundraising activity proceeds to Howwood Wildlife & Woodland, Registered Scottish Charity Number SCO 33831, for environmental projects in and around Howwood.  Donations welcome.

 


HOWWOOD BABY & TODDLERS

Howwood Baby & Toddlers meets every Monday (including School holidays) from 10.00 to 12 noon in Howwood Parish Church Hall, Main Street, Howwood.

The group would be delighted to see any new Boys and Girls with Mums & Dads, Grandparents or carers.
Go along and enjoy a cup of tea and a chat while the children play and make new friends.    Only £1 per child which includes all snacks and drinks.  The group look forward to seeing you soon.

Contact Sarah 01505 702135

 


COMMONWEALTH GAMES GLASGOW 2014

THE QUEEN’S BATON COMES TO HOWWOOD-  THURSDAY 17 JULY 2014!

The Queen’s baton for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games will be in Howwood on Thursday 17 July 2014 from 7:30 am onwards. The baton will proceed down Bowfield Road from Bowfield Hotel and Country Club and onto the Main Street en route to Lochwinnoch. Look out in the local press for final details.  It is hoped that the people of Howwood will turn out to welcome the baton.

Contact Bill David bill@billdavid.co.uk 01505 703500 or any Community Councillor.

 


 

Forestry Commission Scotland

Howwood and you – tell us about it

We are reviewing the Forest Plan for this area and we want to know what you think.

What’s special to you about this place?
How do you use it?
What do you think about our plans?

Please come along to our public drop in at
Howwood Village Hall

TUESDAY 8 JULY 2014 FROM 16.30 TO 20.30
SATURDAY 12 JULY 2014 14.3 TO 18.30

Or send us your feedback to
Scottish Lowlands Forest District
Five Sisters House
Five Sisters Business Park
West Calder
EH55 8PN
email: sottishlowlands@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

 


HOWWOOD BEAVERS AND CUBS

NEW HOWWOOD CUBS WILL START FEBRUARY 2014

Following on from the huge success of Howwood Beavers, Howwood Cubs will start on 7 February 2014 and Friday evenings thereafter during term time from 7pm-8:30pm.
Anyone interest should contact Lorna Poole 01505 705098.

Contact Lorna Poole 01595 705098



 

Friends and Heroes Club
Friends and Heroes is a club for primary school children meeting every Monday from 3pm to 4.45pm during term time. Children from the local school are picked up at 3 o'clock and walked down to Howwood Church Hall. Children from other schools can be dropped off at the church after school. The children have a snack on arrival then have games, singing, a quiz, arts and crafts all centred around a video of the adventures of Macky and his friends which include stories of heroes from the Bible.

Do come along with your children or grandchildren and see what we do. You will be most welcome!

Contact Anne Uppington
- aauppington@gmail.com

 


 

Every Saturday Morning 10:00am to 11:00am – Weekly Weightwatchers class in the Howwood Village Hall every Saturday between 10:00am and 11:00am - Gail Laird

 


 

From Friday 1st February 2013 (term time) a new Howwood Beaver Troop will start in Howwood Parish Church, Church Hall from 6:15-7:30pm for any boy or girl between the age of 5 and a half and 8 and a half.   Contact Lorna Poole 01505 705098

 


 

Howwood Guides meet every Wednesday during term-time at Howwood Parish Church Hall from 7pm-9pm. Guides are open to girls aged 10-14yrs. For any information please contact:

Alexis Urie 07833610462 alexismusic@hotmail.co.uk
Gayle Pollock 07500357602 gayleguide@hotmail.com

 



Semple Rangers meet every 2nd Monday evening at Howwood Parish Church hall from 7pm-9pm. Rangers are part of Girlguiding Seniopr Section and are open to young women aged between 14-26. For any information please contact:

Gayle Pollock 07500357602 gayleguide@hotmail.com

 



Second Tuesday monthly except August – Howwood Community Council. Howwood Village Hall at 7:30pm. Contact Bill David 01505 703500 bill@billdavid.co.uk

 




Last Monday monthly except August and December – Howwood Wildlife & Woodlands. Railway Inn function hall 7:30pm. Contact Christine Scarsbrook 01505 704083 chrisscarsbrook@btinternet.com

 



Every second Monday, from 10 December 2012 – Howwood Parish Guild. Howwood Parish Church Hall 7:45pm.

 



1st Howwood Brownie Pack Tuesdays – Howwood Parish Church Hall – 6.45pm to 8.15pm
Contact Caroline Connie – 01505 706507, 07852 354246 c.connie@btinternet.com  




Howwood Inn Quiz Night with Hustler Cash prizes. Every Sunday 9pm 01505 703119