JANUARY

Childrens Pantomime Trip

See the notice board in November for details and to reserve your place.

Presentation Night

The winners of all the Christmas Competitions receive their trophies and prizes

Balloon Race

Held on a Sunday lunchtime in either January or February. Buy a ticket, write your name on it and watch as it sails away attached to a helium balloon. Cash prize for the ticket returned form the most remote destination.

MARCH

Annual Dinner and Dance

Normally the first Friday in March.

Enjoy a four course meal at a local venue, the dance to live music and a disco into the wee small hours.

Tickets usually go on sale late January with a published menu.

Charity Cheque Presentation

A sunday lunchtime.

See which good causes will benefit from the money we raised through our fundraising events either side of Christmas

Annual General Meeting

Your chance to look at the accounts and hear from the officers of the club and ask questions of the Management

Elections

Your chance to cast your vote (or stand) for Officers or Committee Members

Grand Easter Egg Draw

Drawn in March or April depending on the date of Easter

Usually held a week before Easter. Lots of eggs being raffled with any profits going to our charity fund

APRIL

The Frank Selleck Trophy.

Snooker competition held against Southbourne Ex=Servicemans Club with home and away legs. The social side is just as much a part of it as the snooker.

Pussyfoot pairs Snooker Competition.

Time to put your name down if you wish to enter this snooker doubles competition which is played during May and June. A pair of tickets to the Pussyfoot Dinner awaits the winners

JUNE

Pussyfoot Dinner

Normally the last Saturday in June, held in the club. A seafood dinner for gentlemen members featurung prawns, salmon and either lobster or crab with wine, brandy and a comedian included in your ticket price. Tickets on sale mid-May.

JULY

Ascot Trip

On the Saturday of the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes. Coach travel, course entry and food included in your ticket price. Tickets go on sale May/June.


AUGUST ONWARDS

Christmas Competitons Sign Up

August/September is the time to check the notices and enter the Christmas competitions. Catagories include snooker, darts, dominoes and crib. Matches are played on dates convenient to the platers with the finals taking place in December

The Eddie Carr Trophy

An in house snooker competition in which just three reds are used. Time of year varies

SEPTEMBER

Ladies Night

Often a theatre trip or meal.The month can vary depending what shows are available. Keep an eye on the notice board for details

Marrow Competition

A Sunday lunchtime early in the month. Bring in your finest home grown produce and homemade jams and chutneys to win prizes. Buy the enteries afterwards to raise money for charity

OCTOBER

Weekend Away

Members often organise a weekend trip e.g. Turkey & Tinsel or an 80's weekend. Keep an eye on the notice board and website through the summer.

Wincanton Races

Another cance for a day the the races

DECEMBER

Charity Month

All manner of draws and competitions to raise money for our chosen charites.

Over 60's Snooker

Played over two mornings/lunchtime in mid December. Singles and doubles competitions

Finals Night

Normailly the last Friday before Christmas. The last round of all Christmas competitions for darts, snooker, billiards, dominoes, crib and poker.

Childrens Christmas Party

A free events for Members children with food and entertainment, held at the club. Check the notice board for booking information

Grand Christmas Draw

Runs over severl nights with HUNDREDS of prizes. Tickets available all year round.

Sloe Gin Competition

The Sunday before Christmas. Impress the judges with your homemade Sloe Gin/Slo Brandy and get your hands on a trophy.

Grand Boxing Day Auction

(Lunchtime) items are auctioned for our charity fund, with live music too. A great way to get a bargain before the sales start.

New Years Eve Party

Dance your way into the New Year with your friends and a local disco.