Calendar and Events

Please find our calendar and events below

See also services.

  • Wed
    18
    May
    2016
    10.00 to 12.00The Memorial Hall

    Come along for coffee, biscuit and a chat.

  • Fri
    20
    May
    2016
    9.00 to 11.00St. George's Church

    Come along with your babies/toddlers to meet other mums over cake and coffee while the children play.

  • Sat
    21
    May
    2016
    7:00 pmSt. George's Church

    The Friends of St. George's together with The Hospice in the Weald have arranged a concert by the Choristers of Canterbury Cathedral, conducted by David Floor. Tickets £15 / £5 under 18s. (includes a glass of wine/soft drink and nibbles, served after the concert). Tickets available from Committee Members or Benenden Village Shop. Further details from Clive Turner 01580 240649 or Marion Stevenson-Rouse 01580 291695

  • Tue
    24
    May
    2016
    8:00 pmTim & Diane Bentley's home

    Please join us for chat, Bible discussion and prayers.

  • Fri
    27
    May
    2016
    09.00 - 11.00St. George's Church

    For Mums, babies and toddlers. Come along for play, tea/coffee and cake and a chat.

  • Sat
    28
    May
    2016
    09.30 to 12.00St. George's Church

    Please bring suitable tools. Contact Dick Hill (01580 240517) for more information.

  • 2:00 pmSt. George's Church

    Wedding of Miss C. Gabriel and Mr. J. Mann

  • Tue
    31
    May
    2016
    8:00 pmJulia & David Collard's home

    Please come along for a chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Wed
    01
    Jun
    2016
    10.00 to 12.00Memorial Hall

    Everyone welcome for coffee, tea, biscuits and a chat.

  • Sat
    04
    Jun
    2016
    10:00 amSt. George's Church

    If you are interested in looking at developing the interior of St. George's Church as a worship and community space and feel that you can contribute positively to this potential development, we would value your contribution at the initial meeting. If you cannot make the date but are interested, please contact Revd David Commander at david@dc-uk.co.uk or 01580 240658

  • Sun
    05
    Jun
    2016
    7:30 pmMission Church, Back Road, Sandhurst

    Are you interested in music? Can you play anything? Do you enjoy singing? Come along to the Mission Church, Back Road, Sandhurst for an introductory session. This will not be a service but having a good time singing some contemporary songs, making music and seeing what gifts and talents we have and who would like to be involved in this in the future.

  • Tue
    07
    Jun
    2016
    10.00 - 12.00St. George's Church
  • 8:00 pmJulia & David Collard's home

    All welcome to come along for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Wed
    08
    Jun
    2016
    10.00 to 12.00Memorial Hall

    Everyone welcome for coffee, tea, biscuits and a chat.

  • Fri
    10
    Jun
    2016
    9:00 amSt. George's Church

    All welcome for tea/coffee and cake/biscuits with mums and their babies/toddlers. Toys to play with, plenty of chat and singing at the end.

  • Sun
    12
    Jun
    2016
    5:00 pmSt. George's Church

    All welcome at a service to celebrate our Queen's 90th birthday.

  • Tue
    14
    Jun
    2016
    8:00 pmJulia & David Collard's

    Tim Bentley will be leading this group. Please come for chat, bible study and prayer. All welcome. Please ring 01580 241944 for more information.

  • Wed
    15
    Jun
    2016
    10.00 to 12.00Memorial Hall

    Everyone welcome for coffee, tea, biscuits and a chat.

  • 7:30 pmMission Church, Sandhurst

    Please come along for coffee/tea, chat, bible study and prayer. All welcome. Ring 01580 240658 for more information.

  • Fri
    17
    Jun
    2016
    9:00 amSt. George's Church

    All welcome for tea/coffee and cake/biscuits with mums and their babies/toddlers. Toys to play with, plenty of chat and singing at the end.

  • Sun
    19
    Jun
    2016
    4:00 pmSt. George's Church

    For all the family...whatever your age. Have fun being church together, doing crafts together, worshipping together and eating together. The first hour is the craft stuff, then we have a short time of informal worship. Finally we will sit down and eat a meal together. Please do come and join us. You do not have to get messy, just have fun!

  • Tue
    21
    Jun
    2016
    8:00 pmJulia & David Collard's

    Tim Bentley will be leading this group. Please come for chat, bible study and prayer. All welcome. Please ring 01580 241944 for more information.

  • Wed
    22
    Jun
    2016
    10.00 to 12.00Memorial Hall

    Everyone welcome for coffee, tea, biscuits and a chat.

  • 7:30 pmMission Church, Sandhurst

    Please come along for coffee/tea, chat, bible study and prayer. All welcome. Ring 01580 240658 for more information.

  • Fri
    24
    Jun
    2016
    9:00 amSt. George's Church

    All welcome for tea/coffee and cake/biscuits with mums and their babies/toddlers. Toys to play with, plenty of chat and singing at the end.

  • Sat
    25
    Jun
    2016
    14.00 - 17.00The Green, Benenden

    Invite your friends for a quintessential day in the country. Bring a rug and enjoy a picnic at the top of the Green Or have tea and scones at the Fete Cafe at the Memorial Hall. There will be all your favourite stalls and a few more. Maypole dancing to watch. The church tower will be open this year. If you would like to help please call Suzanne Kennedy on 01580 240785.

  • Sun
    26
    Jun
    2016
    7:00 pmMission Church, Sandhurst

    Please come and join us to sing and play more contemporary Christian songs. If you enjoy singing, can play anything or are enthusiastic about worship, this may well be for you.

  • Tue
    28
    Jun
    2016
    8:00 pmJulia & David Collard's

    Tim Bentley will be leading this group. Please come for chat, bible study and prayer. All welcome. Please ring 01580 241944 for more information.

  • Wed
    29
    Jun
    2016
    10.00 to 12.00Memorial Hall

    Everyone welcome for coffee, tea, biscuits and a chat.

  • 7:30 pmMission Church, Sandhurst

    Please come along for coffee/tea, chat, bible study and prayer. All welcome. Ring 01580 240658 for more information.

  • Fri
    01
    Jul
    2016
    09.00 - 11.00St. George's Church

    Please join us with your babies and toddlers for playtime and chat, coffee and cake. All welcomed.

  • Sat
    02
    Jul
    2016
  • Sun
    03
    Jul
    2016
    5:00 pmSt. George's Church

    Psalms 65 [or 70] Genesis 29.1-20
    Mark 6.7-29
    .
    Organ Recital by Jonathan Melling after service.

  • Tue
    05
    Jul
    2016
    8:00 pmDavid & Julia's

    Please join us for coffee/tea and biscuit, chat, bible study and prayer. All very welcome.

  • Wed
    06
    Jul
    2016
    10.00 to 12.00Memorial Hall

    Everyone welcome for coffee, tea, biscuits and a chat.

  • 7:30 pmMission Church, Sandhurst

    Please come along for coffee/tea, chat, bible study and prayer. All welcome. Ring 01580 240658 for more information.

  • Fri
    08
    Jul
    2016
    09.00 - 11.00St. George's Church

    Please join us with your babies and toddlers for playtime and chat, coffee and cake. All welcomed.

  • Sat
    09
    Jul
    2016
    09.30 - 12.00St. George's churchyard

    Please come along and help us keep the churchyard looking good. Bring any tools you think you might need. Please contact Dick Hill on 01580 240517 for more information.

  • Tue
    12
    Jul
    2016
    8:00 pmDavid & Julia's

    Please join us for coffee/tea and biscuit, chat, bible study and prayer. All very welcome.

  • Wed
    13
    Jul
    2016
    10.00 to 12.00Memorial Hall

    Everyone welcome for coffee, tea, biscuits and a chat.

  • 7:30 pmMission Church, Sandhurst

    Please come along for coffee/tea, chat, bible study and prayer. All welcome. Ring 01580 240658 for more information.

  • Fri
    15
    Jul
    2016
    09.00 - 11.00St. George's Church

    Please join us with your babies and toddlers for playtime and chat, coffee and cake. All welcomed.

  • 5:00 pmSt. George's Church
  • Sat
    16
    Jul
    2016
  • Sun
    17
    Jul
    2016
    16.00 - 18.00St. George's Church

    There will be a warm welcome to all ages at our Messy Church. Fellowship, chat, crafts, worship, singing ending in a light meal.

  • Tue
    19
    Jul
    2016
    8:00 pmDavid & Julia's

    Please join us for coffee/tea and biscuit, chat, bible study and prayer. All very welcome.

  • Wed
    20
    Jul
    2016
    10.00 to 12.00Anna Dane's house

    Everyone welcome for coffee, tea, biscuits and a chat. Today we are at Anna's for the summer event. Come and relax in her garden.

  • 7:30 pmMission Church, Sandhurst

    Please come along for coffee/tea, chat, bible study and prayer. All welcome. Ring 01580 240658 for more information.

  • Thu
    21
    Jul
    2016
  • Fri
    22
    Jul
    2016
    09.00 - 11.00St. George's Church

    Please call in for toddler fun, chat, cakes and coffee. All ages welcomed. Last Cakes & Chaos until September.

  • 5:30 pmSt. George's Church
  • Sat
    23
    Jul
    2016
    2:30 pmSt. George's Church

    Wedding of Luch and Hugh

  • Tue
    26
    Jul
    2016
    8:00 pmDavid & Julia's

    Please join us for coffee/tea and biscuit, chat, bible study and prayer. All very welcome.

  • Wed
    27
    Jul
    2016
    10.00 to 12.00Memorial Hall

    Everyone welcome for coffee, tea, biscuits and a chat.

  • 7:30 pmMission Church, Sandhurst

    Please come along for coffee/tea, chat, bible study and prayer. All welcome. Ring 01580 240658 for more information.

  • Sat
    30
    Jul
    2016
    11:30 amSt. George's Churchyard

    Eric Clayson

  • 12:30 pmSt. George's Churchyard

    Jo Richardson

  • Wed
    03
    Aug
    2016
    10 - 11.30Memorial Hall

    Come along for coffee/tea/biscuits and a chat to your friends.

  • Fri
    05
    Aug
    2016
    6:00 pmSt. George's Church
  • Sat
    06
    Aug
    2016
    2:30 pmSt. George's Church

    Wedding of Joshua and Charlotte

  • Tue
    09
    Aug
    2016
    8:00 pmJulia & David's house

    Come along for chat, bible study and prayer. All welcome.

  • Wed
    10
    Aug
    2016
    10 - 11.30Memorial Hall

    Come along for coffee/tea/biscuits and a chat to your friends.

  • Sat
    13
    Aug
    2016
    09.30 - 12.00St. George's Church

    Please come and join us if you are able. If you are able to bring your own tools it would be appreciated. Ring Dick on 240517 for details.

  • Tue
    16
    Aug
    2016
    8:00 pmJulia & David's house

    Come along for chat, bible study and prayer. All welcome.

  • Wed
    17
    Aug
    2016
    10 - 11.30Memorial Hall

    Come along for coffee/tea/biscuits and a chat to your friends.

  • Tue
    23
    Aug
    2016
    8:00 pmJulia & David's house

    Come along for chat, bible study and prayer. All welcome.

  • Wed
    24
    Aug
    2016
    10 - 11.30Memorial Hall

    Please come along for a chat, coffe/tea and biscuits

  • Thu
    25
    Aug
    2016
    5:00 pmSt. George's Church
  • Fri
    26
    Aug
    2016
    2:00 pmSt. George's Church

    Phillipa and David

  • 5:00 pmSt. George's Church
  • Sat
    27
    Aug
    2016
    2:00 pmSt. George's Church

    Laricia and William

  • Tue
    30
    Aug
    2016
    8:00 pmAt the home of Julia and David

    Led by Tim Bentley. Please join us for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Wed
    31
    Aug
    2016
    10 - 11.30Memorial Hall

    Please come along for a chat, coffe/tea and biscuits

  • Sun
    04
    Sep
    2016
    5:00 pmSt. George's Church

    Choral Evenson is followed by an organ recital by Tom Bell

  • 6:00 pmSt George’s

    15th Sunday after Trinity
    Psalms 121 & Isaiah 43.14 - 44.5
    John 5.30-47
    . "

  • Wed
    07
    Sep
    2016
    10 - 11.30Memorial Hall

    Please come along for a chat, coffe/tea and biscuits

  • 7:30 pmMission Church, Sandhurst

    Please come along for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Fri
    09
    Sep
    2016
    9:00 amSt. George's Church

    Everyone welcome. Coffee and cakes, chat, toddler play.

  • Sun
    11
    Sep
    2016
    7:00 pmMission Church, Sandhurst

    Please join David for more contemporary music and singing

  • Tue
    13
    Sep
    2016
    8:00 pmAt the home of Julia and David

    Led by Tim Bentley. Please join us for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Wed
    14
    Sep
    2016
    10 - 11.30Memorial Hall

    Please come along for a chat, coffe/tea and biscuits

  • 7:30 pmMission Church, Sandhurst

    Please come along for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Fri
    16
    Sep
    2016
    9:00 amSt. George's Church

    Everyone welcome. Coffee and cakes, chat, toddler play.

  • Sat
    17
    Sep
    2016
    7:30 pmVillage Hall

    Tickets £12 from Benenden's Community Shop or Lesley Attwood 01580 243318

  • Sun
    18
    Sep
    2016
    4:00 pmSt George’s

    Please join us for fun art and craft, games, worship and a meal together.

  • Tue
    20
    Sep
    2016
    8:00 pmAt the home of Diane and Tim

    Led by Tim Bentley. Please join us for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Wed
    21
    Sep
    2016
    10:00 amMemorial Hall

    Please call in for a chat and refreshments

  • 7:30 pmMission Church, Sandhurst

    Please come along for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Fri
    23
    Sep
    2016
    9:00 amSt. George's Church

    Everyone welcome. Coffee and cakes, chat, toddler play.

  • Tue
    27
    Sep
    2016
    8:00 pmAt the home of Julia and David

    Led by Tim Bentley. Please join us for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Wed
    28
    Sep
    2016
    10:00 amMemorial Hall

    Please come in for chat and refreshments

  • 7:30 pmMission Church, Sandhurst

    Please come along for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Fri
    30
    Sep
    2016
    9:00 amMemorial Hall

    PLEASE NOTE TEMPORARY CHANGE OF VENUE Everyone welcome. Coffee and cakes, chat, toddler play.

  • Sun
    02
    Oct
    2016
    11:00 amSt George’s

    19th Sunday after Trinity
    (Harvest service at St. George's)
    Luke 17.5-10
    . "

  • 12:00 pmVillage Hall

    Tickets from Lesley Attwood after 10 am church services.

  • Tue
    04
    Oct
    2016
    8:00 pmAt the home of Julia and David

    Led by Tim Bentley. Please join us for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Wed
    05
    Oct
    2016
    10:00 amMemorial Hall

    Please come in for chat and refreshments

  • Fri
    07
    Oct
    2016
    9:00 amMemorial Hall

    Everyone welcome. Coffee and cakes, chat, toddler play.

  • 7:30 pmSt. George's Church

    Tickets for this popular concert (£5 for adults, under 16s free) are available in church, from Benenden's Community Shop or from Jo clube 01580 242956/jo.clube@aviva.com. Sponsored by Friends of St. George

  • Sat
    08
    Oct
    2016
    9:30 amSt. George's Church

    Please come along and join us if you are able. If you are able to bring tools to use it would be helpful. Please ring Dick on 01580 240517 if you have any queries.

  • Tue
    11
    Oct
    2016
    8:00 pmAt the home of Julia and David

    Led by Tim Bentley. Please join us for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Wed
    12
    Oct
    2016
    10:00 amMemorial Hall

    Please come in for chat and refreshments

  • Fri
    14
    Oct
    2016
    9:00 amSt. George's Church

    Everyone welcome. Coffee and cakes, chat, toddler play.

  • Sun
    16
    Oct
    2016
    4:00 pmSt George’s

    Please join us for fun art and craft, games, worship and a meal together.

  • Tue
    18
    Oct
    2016
    8:00 pmAt the home of Julia and David

    Led by Tim Bentley. Please join us for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Wed
    19
    Oct
    2016
    10:00 amMemorial Hall

    Please come in for chat and refreshments

  • Fri
    21
    Oct
    2016
    9:00 amSt. George's Church

    Everyone welcome. Coffee and cakes, chat, toddler play.

  • Tue
    25
    Oct
    2016
    8:00 pmAt the home of Julia and David

    Led by Tim Bentley. Please join us for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Wed
    26
    Oct
    2016
    10:00 amMemorial Hall

    Please come in for chat and refreshments

  • 2:00 pmSt. George's Church

    Funeral of Bridie Lee followed by burial

  • Tue
    01
    Nov
    2016
    8:00 pmAt the home of Julia and David

    Led by Tim Bentley. Please join us for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Wed
    02
    Nov
    2016
    10:00 amMemorial Hall

    Please come in for chat and refreshments

  • Fri
    04
    Nov
    2016
    9:00 amSt. George's Church

    Please join us for tea or coffee and cakes or biscuits with your children and babies for a chat and play. All ages welcomed.

  • Sun
    06
    Nov
    2016
    6:00 pmSt George’s

    1 Kings 3.1-15
    Romans 8.31-end
    . " Edward Whiting will be accompanied by Freddie Flintoff on violin

  • Tue
    08
    Nov
    2016
    8:00 pmAt the home of Tim and Diane

    Led by Tim Bentley. Please join us for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Wed
    09
    Nov
    2016
    10:00 amMemorial Hall

    Please come in for chat and refreshments

  • Fri
    11
    Nov
    2016
    9:00 amSt. George's Church

    Please join us for tea or coffee and cakes or biscuits with your children and babies for a chat and play. All ages welcomed.

  • 11:00 amWar Memorial
  • 19.15 for 19.30 startVillage Hall

    The very popular annual FoSG quiz. A pie supper is served during the interval. Please bring your own drinks and glasses. £12 each. Contact Crissie Symonds on 01580 240479 or info@cristinasymons.co.uk. Booking essential.

  • Sun
    13
    Nov
    2016
    10:45 amSt George’s

    Remembrance Sunday
    (Revelation 21.1-7 at St. George's)
    Luke 21.5-19
    . "

  • Tue
    15
    Nov
    2016
    8:00 pmAt the home of Julia and David

    Led by Tim Bentley. Please join us for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Wed
    16
    Nov
    2016
    10:00 amMemorial Hall

    Please come in for chat and refreshments

  • Fri
    18
    Nov
    2016
    9:00 amSt. George's Church

    Please join us for tea or coffee and cakes or biscuits with your children and babies for a chat and play. All ages welcomed.

  • Sun
    20
    Nov
    2016
    4:00 pmSt George’s

    Please join us for fun art and craft, games, worship and a meal together.

  • Tue
    22
    Nov
    2016
    8:00 pmAt the home of Julia and David

    Please join us for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • Wed
    23
    Nov
    2016
    10:00 amMemorial Hall

    Please come in for chat and refreshments

  • Sat
    26
    Nov
    2016
    7:30 pmSt. George's Church

    The Cranbrook Symphony Orchestra and Tongswood Chamber Choir will perform popular classical music including a movement of a Mozart Violin Concerto with Freddie Flintoff of Benenden School as soloist.

    Tickets £10 (adults) and £5 (students) are available from Benenden's, The Hospice in the Weald Shop, Hawkhurst and Baldwin's Travel, Cranbrook

  • Tue
    29
    Nov
    2016
    8:00 pmAt the home of Julia and David

    Please join us for chat, bible study and prayer.

  • 8:00 pmMemorial Hall

    Rev. Rosemary Van Wengen is leading an introduction to Advent. Please come along as we prepare ourselves for Advent and Christmas.

  • Wed
    30
    Nov
    2016
    10:00 amMemorial Hall

    Please come along for a chat and refreshments.

  • Fri
    02
    Dec
    2016
    9:00 amSt. George's Church

    Please come along with your children for a chat and refreshment and fun with the toys.

  • Tue
    06
    Dec
    2016
    8:00 pmJulia & David's home

    Please come along for coffee and join in our discussions and prayers.

  • Wed
    07
    Dec
    2016
    10:00 amMemorial Hall

    Please come along for a chat and refreshments. There will be a raffle and mince pies.

  • Fri
    09
    Dec
    2016
    9:00 amSt. George's Church

    Please come along with your children for a chat and refreshment and fun with the toys.

  • 5:00 pmSt. George's Church

    St. Ronan's School are having their Carol Service in Benenden again this year.

  • Tue
    13
    Dec
    2016
    8:00 pmJulia & David's home

    Please come along for coffee and join in our discussions and prayers.

  • Wed
    14
    Dec
    2016
    10:00 amMemorial Hall

    Please come along for a chat and refreshments.

  • Fri
    16
    Dec
    2016
    12:30 pmSt. George's Church

    Funeral of John Wilson

  • Tue
    20
    Dec
    2016
    7:30 pmSt. George's Church

    Please join us for our candle lit carol service.

  • Wed
    21
    Dec
    2016
    10:00 amMemorial Hall

    Please come along for a chat and refreshments.

  • Sat
    24
    Dec
    2016
    3:00 pmSt. George's Church

    Please join us for our crib service. You are welcome to come dressed as a shepherd, king, angel or something else. What costume will Rev David be wearing this year?

  • 11:30 pmSt. George's Church

    We would be pleased to see you when we welcome in Christmas.

  • Sun
    25
    Dec
    2016
    8:00 amSt. George's Church

    Common Worship.

  • 10:00 amSt. George's Church

    Do join us on Christmas Morning

  • 10:45 amSt. George's Church

    This service follows diring on from the morning service.