What's On in February 2020

February 3

• Wells Fountain Poets meet at The Globe Inn, 18-20 Priest Row, 7.45pm for 8pm. This month the guest poet will be Tom Sastry. Plus open-mic; no need to book. For information, ring Ama Bolton on 01749 672911.

• Talking Film with Joanna Cobb: A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (PG), Wells Film Centre. Doors open 6.30pm, talk 7pm, interval, film 8.15pm. Information and bookings at wellsfilmcentre.co.uk, by phone on 01749 673195 or in person at the cinema.

• Wells U3A Singing for Pleasure group will meet in the Seager Hall, Union Street, 2.30pm. All U3A members welcome.

• Better Business for Wells meeting organised by Wells Chamber of Commerce & Tourism, Wells Town Hall, 6.30pm.

February 5

• Wells Health Walk starting at Morrisons, East Somerset Way, 10am for a 10.15am start. A walk in and around Wells using paths, tracks, possibly fields and stiles if suitable. Can be muddy/slippery if wet. Lasting 1-1.5 hours. Free.

February 7

• Wells CAN Do Community Climate Action launch, Wells Town Hall, 7pm.

• Wookey Hole Cinema at the Community Hall: Meeting Gorbachev (PG). Doors open 7pm, film show starts 7.30pm. More at wookeyholecinemaclub.weebly.com

February 9

• Oxfam quiz at the Britannia Inn, Wells. 7.30pm start. Teams of up to six, £2.50 per team member. Raffle prizes welcome. To book, phone Terry on 01749 672342.

February 11

• Wells Circle Dance, Wells Methodist Church, Southover, 7pm-8.45pm. £4 per session. Gentle dances from around the world to a variety of music. No experience or partner needed. Rowena 01749 679300.

• Wells Partners and Communities Together meeting, Wells Town Hall, 7pm.

February 12

• Wells Board Game Group, Cheese Yard Cafe, West Horrington, 7pm-9.30pm.

February 15

• The Big Fix Repair Cafe, St Thomas’ Church Hall, 10am-12.45pm.

February 17

• Wells U3A Singing for Pleasure group will meet in the Seager Hall, Union Street, 2.30pm. All U3A members welcome.

February 19

• Modern Calligraphy Capital Letters, Loaf Bakehouse, 6.30pm-8.30pm, £36, www.mirabellemakery.com/shop

• Wells Health Walk starting at Morrisons, East Somerset Way, 10am for a 10.15am start. A walk in and around Wells using paths, tracks, possibly fields and stiles if suitable. Can be muddy/slippery if wet. Lasting 1-1.5 hours. Free.

• Henton and District Gardening Club talk by Professor David Thomas: Walking in Paradise Gardens. Henton Village Hall, 7.30pm. Visitors welcome.

February 20

• Children’s Society Soup and Pud Lunch, Seager Hall, noon-2pm. £7.50. There will be a warm welcome for all.

February 26

• Wells Board Game Group, Cheese Yard Cafe, West Horrington, 7pm-9.30pm.

February 27

• Continuation of new series of talks with local art historian Joanna Cobb, MA: Over the hills and far away: cultural journeys through Somerset, Dorset and beyond. Seager Hall, Wells, 2pm-4pm. £10 for one person/£18 for two people. More from Joanna on 01458 832178 or ericjoanna@waitrose.com

February 29

• Fitz of Giggles comedy show at the White Hart, Sadler Street, 7pm. Limited number of tickets available from the bar.

• Music Quiz 4 MS, Tramways, West Street, Wells, 7.30pm for 8pm start. Teams of up to six, £5 per person. To book: Sally Morgan on 07975 529950 or Linda Bolton on 07713 097588.

• A Night of Nostalgia 3 music night, Wells Town Hall, 7.30pm, in aid of Marie Curie. Tickets on sale at the Town Hall.

• Picture: Wells Circle Dance, Wells Methodist Church, February 11