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Events Diary - June  2019

1st 
Free Art Exhibition Various times
At Faith House, Holton Lee. Part of Purbeck Art Weeks (venue no.45). Free Parking, sat nav BH16 6JN.
25 May to 09 June
  
Purbeck Art Weeks Various times
Ffi: purbeckartweeks.co.uk
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Makers Market 10:00 to 16:30
At Burngate Stone Craving Centre, Worth Matravers. Demonstrations, work for sale, refreshments.
25 May to 09 June
  
Cathy Veale Exhibition of Paintings 10:00 to 17:00
At Purbeck House Hotel, Swanage. Ffi: cathyveale.co.uk
25 May to 02 June
  
Exhibition of Local Artists & makers 10:00 to 17:00
At The Old Blacksmaiths, Creech, BH20 5DG. Refreshments (inc. gluten free cake) available. Ffi: theoldblacksmiths.com
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Festival Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
At The Gallery at 41, Corfe Castle. Closed Tues. Ffi: galleryat41.com
25 May to 09 June
  
Wessex Belle Dining Train Saturday Night Belle Various times
Table for two £120, booking essential at swanagerailway.co.uk
  
Stanford Quartet Coffee Concert 10:30
At The URC, Swanage. Tickets £10 adults, available on the door, accompanied children and students free. 
  
I Fagioloini Celebrate Leonardo Da Vinci in Music 18:30
At St. Mary's, Wareham. Part of Purbeck Art Weeks.
  
I Fagioloini Celebrate Leonardo Da Vinci in Music 18:30
At St. Mary's, Wareham. Part of Purbeck Art Weeks.
2nd 
Free Art Exhibition Various times
At Faith House, Holton Lee. Part of Purbeck Art Weeks (venue no.45). Free Parking, sat nav BH16 6JN.
25 May to 09 June
  
Purbeck Art Weeks Various times
Ffi: purbeckartweeks.co.uk
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Makers Market 10:00 to 16:30
At Burngate Stone Craving Centre, Worth Matravers. Demonstrations, work for sale, refreshments.
25 May to 09 June
  
Cathy Veale Exhibition of Paintings 10:00 to 17:00
At Purbeck House Hotel, Swanage. Ffi: cathyveale.co.uk
25 May to 02 June
  
Exhibition of Local Artists & makers 10:00 to 17:00
At The Old Blacksmaiths, Creech, BH20 5DG. Refreshments (inc. gluten free cake) available. Ffi: theoldblacksmiths.com
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Festival Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
At The Gallery at 41, Corfe Castle. Closed Tues. Ffi: galleryat41.com
25 May to 09 June
  
Dorset Countryside Volunteers 10:00
At Tyneham (Purbeck) where we will be helping look after this historic deserted village. We welcome new people interested in caring for this very special place. For details see www.dcv.org.uk, email DCVpublicity@gmail.com, or text or message 07923-498760 for us to contact you.
  
Smedmore House and Gardens Open Day 14:00 to 17:00
Cream teas, music, stalls, classic cars, all proceeds to steeple and Kimmeridge churches.
  
Music Haul 14:30 to 19:30
At Harman's Cross Village Hall. Local musicians raising funds for Beholders of Lewy Body Dementia Project. Early bird tickets £5 from Foleys garage, Centaur Financial and Nationwide Building Society. £6.50 on the door.
3rd 
Free Art Exhibition Various times
At Faith House, Holton Lee. Part of Purbeck Art Weeks (venue no.45). Free Parking, sat nav BH16 6JN.
25 May to 09 June
  
Purbeck Art Weeks Various times
Ffi: purbeckartweeks.co.uk
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Makers Market 10:00 to 16:30
At Burngate Stone Craving Centre, Worth Matravers. Demonstrations, work for sale, refreshments.
25 May to 09 June
  
Exhibition of Local Artists & makers 10:00 to 17:00
At The Old Blacksmaiths, Creech, BH20 5DG. Refreshments (inc. gluten free cake) available. Ffi: theoldblacksmiths.com
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Festival Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
At The Gallery at 41, Corfe Castle. Closed Tues. Ffi: galleryat41.com
25 May to 09 June
4th 
Free Art Exhibition Various times
At Faith House, Holton Lee. Part of Purbeck Art Weeks (venue no.45). Free Parking, sat nav BH16 6JN.
25 May to 09 June
  
Purbeck Art Weeks Various times
Ffi: purbeckartweeks.co.uk
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Makers Market 10:00 to 16:30
At Burngate Stone Craving Centre, Worth Matravers. Demonstrations, work for sale, refreshments.
25 May to 09 June
  
Exhibition of Local Artists & makers 10:00 to 17:00
At The Old Blacksmaiths, Creech, BH20 5DG. Refreshments (inc. gluten free cake) available. Ffi: theoldblacksmiths.com
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Festival Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
At The Gallery at 41, Corfe Castle. Closed Tues. Ffi: galleryat41.com
25 May to 09 June
5th 
Free Art Exhibition Various times
At Faith House, Holton Lee. Part of Purbeck Art Weeks (venue no.45). Free Parking, sat nav BH16 6JN.
25 May to 09 June
  
Purbeck Art Weeks Various times
Ffi: purbeckartweeks.co.uk
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Makers Market 10:00 to 16:30
At Burngate Stone Craving Centre, Worth Matravers. Demonstrations, work for sale, refreshments.
25 May to 09 June
  
Exhibition of Local Artists & makers 10:00 to 17:00
At The Old Blacksmaiths, Creech, BH20 5DG. Refreshments (inc. gluten free cake) available. Ffi: theoldblacksmiths.com
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Festival Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
At The Gallery at 41, Corfe Castle. Closed Tues. Ffi: galleryat41.com
25 May to 09 June
  
Wessex Belle Dining Train Purbeckman Luncheon Various times
Table for two £100, booking essential at swanagerailway.co.uk
  
PB Swanage & Wareham Hockey Club 19:00
At Purbeck Sports Centre Astro, Wareham. Ladies Summer league matches.
6th 
Free Art Exhibition Various times
At Faith House, Holton Lee. Part of Purbeck Art Weeks (venue no.45). Free Parking, sat nav BH16 6JN.
25 May to 09 June
  
Purbeck Art Weeks Various times
Ffi: purbeckartweeks.co.uk
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Makers Market 10:00 to 16:30
At Burngate Stone Craving Centre, Worth Matravers. Demonstrations, work for sale, refreshments.
25 May to 09 June
  
Exhibition of Local Artists & makers 10:00 to 17:00
At The Old Blacksmaiths, Creech, BH20 5DG. Refreshments (inc. gluten free cake) available. Ffi: theoldblacksmiths.com
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Festival Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
At The Gallery at 41, Corfe Castle. Closed Tues. Ffi: galleryat41.com
25 May to 09 June
  
Swanage Trefoil 19:15
Meet at Guide HQ Bell St. to practice Guiding skills, new members and visitors welcome. Contact 01929 556374
  
Swanage Trefoil 19:15
Meet at Guide H.Q bell St. for Geocaching or Guiding Skills. new members and visitors welcome. contact tel 01929 556374. 
  
Writing & Illustrating Children's Books 19:30
At Harman's Cross Village Hall. Part of Purbeck Art Weeks.
7th 
Free Art Exhibition Various times
At Faith House, Holton Lee. Part of Purbeck Art Weeks (venue no.45). Free Parking, sat nav BH16 6JN.
25 May to 09 June
  
Purbeck Art Weeks Various times
Ffi: purbeckartweeks.co.uk
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Makers Market 10:00 to 16:30
At Burngate Stone Craving Centre, Worth Matravers. Demonstrations, work for sale, refreshments.
25 May to 09 June
  
Exhibition of Local Artists & makers 10:00 to 17:00
At The Old Blacksmaiths, Creech, BH20 5DG. Refreshments (inc. gluten free cake) available. Ffi: theoldblacksmiths.com
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Festival Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
At The Gallery at 41, Corfe Castle. Closed Tues. Ffi: galleryat41.com
25 May to 09 June
8th 
Free Art Exhibition Various times
At Faith House, Holton Lee. Part of Purbeck Art Weeks (venue no.45). Free Parking, sat nav BH16 6JN.
25 May to 09 June
  
Purbeck Art Weeks Various times
Ffi: purbeckartweeks.co.uk
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Makers Market 10:00 to 16:30
At Burngate Stone Craving Centre, Worth Matravers. Demonstrations, work for sale, refreshments.
25 May to 09 June
  
Exhibition of Local Artists & makers 10:00 to 17:00
At The Old Blacksmaiths, Creech, BH20 5DG. Refreshments (inc. gluten free cake) available. Ffi: theoldblacksmiths.com
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Festival Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
At The Gallery at 41, Corfe Castle. Closed Tues. Ffi: galleryat41.com
25 May to 09 June
  
Wessex Belle Dining Train Saturday Night Belle Various times
Table for two £120, booking essential at swanagerailway.co.uk
  
Wessex Belle Dining Train Saturday Night Belle Various times
Table for two £120, booking essential at swanagerailway.co.uk
  
Swanage Fish Festival Various times
Held at Prince Albert Gardens, Swanage, cooking demonstrations, food stalls, music!
08 June to 09 June
9th 
Free Art Exhibition Various times
At Faith House, Holton Lee. Part of Purbeck Art Weeks (venue no.45). Free Parking, sat nav BH16 6JN.
25 May to 09 June
  
Purbeck Art Weeks Various times
Ffi: purbeckartweeks.co.uk
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Makers Market 10:00 to 16:30
At Burngate Stone Craving Centre, Worth Matravers. Demonstrations, work for sale, refreshments.
25 May to 09 June
  
Exhibition of Local Artists & makers 10:00 to 17:00
At The Old Blacksmaiths, Creech, BH20 5DG. Refreshments (inc. gluten free cake) available. Ffi: theoldblacksmiths.com
25 May to 09 June
  
PAW Festival Exhibition 10:00 to 17:00
At The Gallery at 41, Corfe Castle. Closed Tues. Ffi: galleryat41.com
25 May to 09 June
  
Swanage Fish Festival Various times
Held at Prince Albert Gardens, Swanage, cooking demonstrations, food stalls, music!
08 June to 09 June
  
Kingston Maurwood College Open Morning Various times
Pre- register now at kmc.ac.uk/courseinfo/
  
Wessex Belle Dining Train Dorsetman Luncheon Various times
Table for two £100, booking essential at swanagerailway.co.uk
  
Flights Of Fancy 18:30
The English Cornett & Sackbut Ensemble at St. Mary's, Wareham. Part of Purbeck Art Weeks.
10th 
Durlston Pleasure Grounds 'Shed' Opens Various times
At the bottom of Lighthouse rd, Sunnydale, Durlston.
11th 
The Purbeck Carers Group 10:30 to 12:00
We meet on the 2 nd  Tuesday of each month in a private room, Wareham Library.  On behalf of everyone you are most welcome.  The groups ethos is with friendship and information to support carers with varied speakers to empower your caring role, over a cup of tea.   Ffi: Marilyn Butler 01929 553826 or 07785741733
12th 
Purbeck Society Talks Various times
Guided Walk to the Goathorn Peninsular with National Trust Education officer Pam White. Time TBC details 01929 425049.
  
PB Swanage & Wareham Hockey Club 19:00
At Purbeck Sports Centre Astro, Wareham. Ladies Summer league matches.
13th 
Wareham Town Councillors Election Various times
Due to the sad apssing of Cllr Eric Osmond, MBE, the Wareham Town Council election has been rescheduled to 13th June.
14th 
Wessex Belle Dining Train Friday Night Bistro Various times
Table for two £74, booking essential at swanagerailway.co.uk
15th 
Flower Festival, Puddletown Various times
Historic St. Mary’s church in Puddletown village, will be hosting a weekend Flower Festival with the theme, The Jurassic Coast. Musical entertainment, stalls, and a display of children’s art. Church tower tours will be held on Saturday, 15th and bell-ringing on Sunday 16th. Refreshments are available. The festival will be open from 11-5.30pm Saturday and 2-5pm Sunday, followed with Songs of Praise in the church at 6pm. Email:  ann.williams@humbugpr.com
15 June to 16 June
  
Alexander Technique Workshop 10:00 to 17:00
Saturday Workshop 10-5pm at the Studio in Wareham. For more information or to book a place e-mail Kate at thebrailsfords@onetel.com. Mobile 07798 791985
  
Alexander Technique Workshop 10:00 to 17:00
At The Studio, Wareham. Email: Thebrailsfords@onetel.com 07798781985
  
Heritage Saturday 10:00 to 16:00
At St Mary’s Church, Lytchett Matravers St Mary's Church is open for you to come and explore the ancient heritage of our medieval church both inside, outside and our bells and tower dating back to 1200. Read about the history of the church and community and talk to our experts. Refreshments available, FREE ENTRY. Donations to the Heritage of St Mary's Church
  
Dorset Countryside Volunteers 10:00
At Seacombe, near Worth Matravers (Purbeck) where we will be replacing a handrail for steps on the coast path. We welcome new people interested in care for the coast path. For details see www.dcv.org.uk, email DCVpublicity@gmail.com, or text or message 07923-498760 for us to contact you.
  
Open Garden 11:00 to 16:00
The garden of Friday Field, Church Knowle, BH20 5NQ will be open in support of Forest Holme Hospice Charity as a tribute to Brenda Hobbs. Refreshments, raffle and much more. Contact tel: 01929 480909
  
Afternoon Tea 14:00 to 16:00
At Swanage Hospital in the grounds.
16th 
Flower Festival, Puddletown Various times
Historic St. Mary’s church in Puddletown village, will be hosting a weekend Flower Festival with the theme, The Jurassic Coast. Musical entertainment, stalls, and a display of children’s art. Church tower tours will be held on Saturday, 15th and bell-ringing on Sunday 16th. Refreshments are available. The festival will be open from 11-5.30pm Saturday and 2-5pm Sunday, followed with Songs of Praise in the church at 6pm. Email:  ann.williams@humbugpr.com
15 June to 16 June
  
Wessex Belle Dining Train Dorsetman Luncheon Various times
Table for two £100, booking essential at swanagerailway.co.uk
  
Dorset Countryside Volunteers 10:00
At Seacombe, near Worth Matravers (Purbeck) where we will be replacing a handrail for steps on the coast path. We welcome new people interested in care for the coast path. For details see www.dcv.org.uk, email DCVpublicity@gmail.com, or text or message 07923-498760 for us to contact you.
19th 
Wessex Belle Dining Train Purbeckman Luncheon Various times
Table for two £100, booking essential at swanagerailway.co.uk
  
PB Swanage & Wareham Hockey Club 19:00
At Purbeck Sports Centre Astro, Wareham. Ladies Summer league matches
  
Wareham & District Archaeology & Local History Soc 19:30
Meetings held at Wareham Town Hall. Rob Curtis - Shaftesbury – King Alfred’s Legacy.
21st 
Purbeck Railway Circle 19:30
Meets at Harmans Cross Village Hall for “Midsomer Norton rises from the Ashes”. A presentation by John Baxter, Secretary of the Somerset & Dorset Heritage Railway Trust. Refreshments and railway raffle. Doors open 7pm. Ffi 421 913. Everyone is welcome.
22nd 
Wessex Belle Dining Train Saturday Night Belle Various times
Table for two £120, booking essential at swanagerailway.co.uk
  
Dorset County Orchestra - Summer Concert 19:30 to 21:30
At St Mary's Church, Swanage. Martin Henderson conducts Brahms Tragic Overture, Beethoven's Piano Concerto Number 5, 'The Emperor Concerto' and Tchaikovsky's Symphony Number 3, 'The Polish Symphony'. Australian born pianist, Rosemary Tuck is the soloist in the Emperor Concerto. Ffi: Email:  bill.dickinson@live.com
23rd 
Wessex Belle Dining Train Dorsetman Luncheon Various times
Table for two £100, booking essential at swanagerailway.co.uk
26th 
PB Swanage & Wareham Hockey Club 20:30
At Purbeck Sports Centre Astro, Wareham. Ladies Summer league matches
27th 
Friends of Wareham Hospitail 14:00
Meeting with the Chief Executive of Dorset Healthcare, Mr Eugine Yafele, to hear plans for the future of the hospital and Purbeck Community Services.
  
Friends & Volunteers Tea Party 15:00
At Corfe Castle Sports Pavillion, everybody welcome.
  
Ikarus Inc 19:30
The Rude Mechanical Theatre at The Square & Compass Inn, Worth Matravers. Tickets £17 + concessions, call 01323 501260, onmline or from the pub. Ffi: therudemechanicaltheatre.co.uk
28th 
Wessex Belle Dining Train Friday Night Bistro Various times
Table for two £74, booking essential at swanagerailway.co.uk
29th 
Dorset Countryside Volunteers 10:00
At Hartland Moor (Purbeck) where we will be removing ragwort from heathland. We welcome new people interested in helping care for this special site. For details see www.dcv.org.uk, email DCVpublicity@gmail.com, or text or message 07923-498760 for us to contact you.
29 June to 30 June
  
Friends of Wareham Hospitail 14:00 to 16:00
Summer Fete in the hospital gardens.
30th 
Dorset Countryside Volunteers 10:00
At Hartland Moor (Purbeck) where we will be removing ragwort from heathland. We welcome new people interested in helping care for this special site. For details see www.dcv.org.uk, email DCVpublicity@gmail.com, or text or message 07923-498760 for us to contact you.
29 June to 30 June
  
Wessex Belle Dining Train Dorsetman Luncheon Various times
Table for two £100, booking essential at swanagerailway.co.uk