Saturday, 9th January at 7 pm at Holy Trinity Church Hall, Cannes. Cost €12 to include Galettes and drinks followed by musical entertainment. Reservations to arrive before 5th January.
BRITISH ASSOCIATION DE CANNES ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Friday, 12th February 2016 at 11 am in Holy Trinity Church Hall, Ave Branly 06400, Cannes. This will be followed by a Buffet Lunch. (Cost €12 inc. wine). It is hoped to see as many members as possible at the meeting and to share a convivial lunch
VISIT TO EPHRUSSI DE ROTHSCHILD VILLA & GARDENS:
Friday: 15th April 2016- Meet group at Entrance to villa at 11.30 am for tour of villa followed by lunch on the terrace overlooking the gardens. Explore the extensive gardens in the afternoon. Cost including entrance fee and lunch €30. Transport available. For further details: 0493-75-65-17. Reservations to arrive before 31st March.
MONTHLY GET TOGETHER LUNCHES
For all reservations please contact the organisers directly.
CANNES : LE CLOS COSETTE VALLAURIS
On the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 12h30
Le Clos Cosette, 1 Avenue du Tapis Vert, 06220 Vallauris
The restaurant is situated next to Mac Donalds. The cuisine is excellent and the patron worked for many years in Brighton. Plat du jour and entrée or dessert :12,50€. To reserve please call Gina Masse 04 92 99 22 28 or Peta Mortini on 04 93 45 17 70 For those of you without transport the N° 8 bus from Antibes, the N°18 from Cannes or the 200 from Cannes and then the N°8 from Golfe Juan.
On the last Friday of the month at 12.30
Le Transat Restaurant, at Ave 11 Novembre (near Post Vauban)
Three course menu, wine and coffee. Price 20€ For directions please contact Gina or Peta Lunches will be on Fridays: 29th January, 26th February, 25th March, 29 April.
THE BLEU LAVANDE MONTHLY LUNCHES
June Grenard continues to host her monthly lunches at The Bleu Lavande Restaurant on the 3rd Thursday of the month to which members of the British Association are warmly welcomed. Price is about €29. For Reservations please contact June Grenard: Tel: 04-93-77-77-40."
Everybody is welcome to visit The Grange every Thursday when books and brocante are on sale from 10 am to 3 pm.On 1st Thursdays ( 7th Jan, 4th Feb, 3rd Mar, 7th April.) clothes, bric-a-brac, books etc and light lunch are available. The Grange also opens on the 3rd Saturdays (16th Jan, 20th Feb, 19th Mar, 16th April.) from 10 am until 3pm for sale of clothes and accessories with a light lunch available. Tel: 04-93-47-94-20.
HOLY TRINITY CANNES CHURCH EVENTS
9am : Holy Communion (said)
10:30 : Morning Worship: alternation between Communion and Morning Prayer
Every Wednesday (except August)
10:30 - 12:30 English Language lending library
12:30 The Shepherd and Dog fellowship lunch (all welcome)
Wednesday 6th: Holy Communion Service for Epiphany at 10am
Sunday 17th: 'Sing-along Sunday' favourite hymns and songs at 2pm
19th - 25th: Week of Prayer for Christian Unity
Wednesday 20th: HTC hosting the service for the WPCU at 8pm
Wednesday 10th: Holy Communion service for Ash Wednesday at 7:30pm
Tuesday 23rd: Start of 'Christianity Explored' course at 8pm
Saturday 5th March: Concert by the 'jeunes talents des conservatoires de la Côte d'Azur.'at 3pm
Thursday 24th: Holy Communion service for Maundy Thursday at 7:30pm
Friday 25th: Good Friday - Vigil at the Cross from 12noon-3pm
For further details please contact Judith, the Church Secretary, Tel : 04 93 94 54 61
KEEP FIT CLASSES
Organized by Pam on 06-67-98-92-92. or Judith on 0493-94-54-61. Sessions will start again on Thurs. 21st Jan. Please confirm on the above numbers. All levels. €3.50. per session. Pay as you go. Approx. €400 was raised for Holy Trinity Church Funds between April and December 2015.
THE FRANCE GRANDE-BRETAGNE CANNES BRANCH
Satuday 9th January 2016 – Opening of the Winter term for the Saturday Club. Lessons & conversation in French & English every Saturday from 2 – 5:30pm followed by tea and biscuits (10 lessons per term) at La Maison des Associations, 9 Rue Braille, Cannes (behind SNCF/Voie Rapide). Contact: Iris on 0493-97-86-32 or Odette on 0493-49-37-01.
Cheese & Wine Evening to be held towards the end of March. Date not yet decided.
Cannes-Provence Branch of the THE ROYAL BRITISH LEGION
Chairman Andrew Buchanan 04 94 04 69 81.
New members would be most welcome.
CANCER SUPPORT GROUP 06
Helps those in the English speaking community touched by cancer who live in 06 and into the Var. It provides a range of group and one-to-one services and holds regular meetings, workshops and meditation for cients and volunteers. Most group activities take place at the Grange, 815 Chemin des Gourettes, Mouans-Sartoux, 06370.
For further details please call Michele on 06-70-52-12-44 Helpline: 07-68-38-74-70 Website: http:/cancersupportgroup06.wix.com/csg06
There is an urgent need for volunteers to replace the present Secretary and Treasurer. Secretarial duties include taking minutes and correspondence. Please contact The Chairman on 0493-75-65-17. Offers of help would be greatly appreciated.