What's On in March 2020

March 2

• Wells Fountain Poets meet at The Globe Inn, 18-20 Priest Row, 7.45pm. Guest poet Jinny Fisher, plus open mic (no need to book). Ffi: Ama Bolton 01749 672911 or see wellsfountainpoets.wordpress.com/about/

• Bereavement Cafe, St Thomas’ Church, Wells, 2pm-3.30pm. A chance for anyone who has suffered loss to talk over a cup of tea.

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

March 4

• 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.

• St Thomas’ Women’s Fellowship meeting, St Thomas’ Church Hall, 7pm. Tai chi followed by the AGM. Visitors £2.

March 6

• World Day of Prayer celebration, St Thomas’ Church, Wells, 10.30am. More information from Jane Tibbs, 01749 677428, jane@thetibbs.co.uk

March 7

• Until March 21, Figures and Faces IV exhibition, Andelli Art, Mendip House, Upper Breach, South Horrington, Wednesday–Sunday, 10am–5pm. Figurative group exhibition showcasing contemporary and 20th century artists’ enduring fascination with portraying the human form.

March 8

• Macmillan quiz at the Britannia Inn, Wells. 7.30pm start. Teams of up to four, £3 per team member. To book, phone Terry on 01749 672342. Raffle prizes very welcome.

March 11

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

March 13

• Wookey Hole Cinema at the Community Hall: Official Secrets (15). Doors open 7pm, film show starts 7.30pm. More at wookeyholecinemaclub.weebly.com

• Ceilidh, Dinder Village Hall, 7.30pm-10.30pm. Starring the Rambling Pitchforks and including a cold buffet. £12. Book via Bob, 01749 689112, or Margaret, 01749 674943. No experience needed, all welcome.

March 14

• Wells City Band Music From the Movies concert, Wells Town Hall, 7.30pm, in aid of Wells United Church. Tickets £5 at the door.

• Book Sale and Cafe, Wells Town Hall, 10am-4pm.

March 16

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

March 18

• 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.

• Action on Hearing Loss free five-minute hearing assessment, Wells Library, 9.30am-noon. No booking required.

March 19

• Art history talk by Joanna Cobb: Antipodean Encounters: landscape, art, peoples, identity. Seager Hall, Wells, 2pm-4pm. £10 for one person / £18 for two people. All welcome, no previous experience needed. Ffi: 01458 832178 or ericjoanna@waitrose.com

March 21

• Sixties and Seventies Music Night, The Swan Hotel, Sadler Street, 8pm-11pm. Admission £6. All proceeds in aid of the Mendip Society. Tickets available from Gill (Cheddar) 07788 676261, and Paul (Wells) 07792 766994.

March 25

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

March 28

• Antiques, Crafts & Collectors Market, Wells Town Hall, 10am-4pm. Admission free.

Picture: Wells City Band, Wells Town Hall, March 14