What's on this week
What's on this week on Scilly! April 13th - April 19th 2013: (list compiled by the Isles of Scilly Tourist Information Centre)
April 13th – April 19th
Isles of Scilly Museum – Open Mon-Sat 10am – 12 noon, Closed Sunday. Exhibits of local interest, including everything from Romano-British artifacts to an old Scillonian Kitchen 01720 422337.
Lifeboat Shop (rear of TIC) open Thur/Fri/Sat 10 -12 Tues/Wed/Thur/Fr 2.30 – 4.30pm
‘Photographic Exhibition’ Islanders at work and play over the last 80yrs+. Monday to Saturday in the Methodist Church. Donations.
Island Rover Bus Tours from Holgates Green. 10.15am Mon-Sat. See board on the Green for any changes. To Book Tel 01720 - 422131
The Isles of Scilly Rotary Club meets every Monday evening at the Golf Club 7.30pm for 8pm. Ring 01720 423138
Sat 13th April
Charity Shop – Church Hall (next to the museum) 10am – 12pm Charity Coffee Morning at the Atlantic Hotel from 10am – 11.45am
Wildlife On Scilly– Slideshow with resident naturalist Will Wagstaff. A regularly updated talk about the islands wildlife. Including - birds, flowers, seals and lots more. In the Church Hall (near museum) at 8:15pm £4.00
Plowmans Food Co- Pizza Takeaway Night 6pm-8pm 01720 422626
Dibble & Grubb restaurant on Porthcressa Beach – ‘Live’ Spanish Guitar and Tapas from 6pm – call to book Tel. 423719
Sun 14th April
Parish Church :
- 8am St. Mary’s Parish Church, Holy Communion
- 11am St. Mary’s Parish Church, Family communion
- 8:15 pm ‘Epilogue by Candlelight’ in Old Town Church
Methodist : Services at 9.15am, 11am and 6pm
Catholic : Service at 10.30am
Quiz Night- Scillonian Club from 8:30pm everyone welcome
Mon 15th April
Wildlife Walks- Walk on Tresco with resident naturalist Will Wagstaff. Meet by the board on the quay 9:45am. Full or half day walks available, £12 full day £6 half day (plus boat fare.)
Illustrated Talk – ‘Ups and Downs of Life on Scilly’. A slideshow and talk by Rev. Charlie Gibbs – Methodist Hall 8:15pm £3:50 on the door.
Tues 16th April
Wildlife Walk- Walk on St. Agnes with resident naturalist Will Wagstaff. Meet by the board on the quay at 9:45. Full or half day walks available, £12 full day £6 half day. Plus Boat Fare.
Charity Shop – Church Hall (next to the museum) Open 2 – 4pm
‘Scilly through the Ages’ slideshow at the Methodist Hall show starts at 8.15pm. Find out about the islands’ fascinating archaeology and history with Katharine Sawyer. Adults £4, children £2.
‘Annual General Meeting’ of the St. Mary’s Theatre Club. In the Masonic Hall 7pm for 7.30pm start. Refreshments available from the licensed bar. Snacks and nibbles provided. Everyone welcome.
Weds 17th April
Wildlife Walk – on St. Mary’s with resident naturalist Will Wagstaff. Meet on Porthcressa Bank behind Town Hall at 10am. Full or half day walks available. £12 full day; £6 for a morning half day; £6 for the afternoon.
Augustus John Smith ‘The Saviour of Scilly’ – Digital slideshow by Richard Larn OBE – Methodist Hall – 8:15pm. £4 tickets available on the door.
‘Whist Drive’ 7.30pm at the Scillonian Club in aid of Cancer Research. £2 per person. There will be refreshments and a raffle. Everyone welcome.
‘Bat Walk’ with the Isles of Scilly Bat Group. Meet on Holgate’s Green at 8.15pm. Adults £5; children under 16 free. All money goes to support the IOS Bat Group. Please bring a torch , children must be accompanied by an adult. If the weather is bad the walk will be cancelled.
Thurs 18th April
Wildlife Walk on (T.B.C. – see Tourist Info Centre blackboard on Thursday) with resident naturalist Will Wagstaff. Meet by board on quay at 9.45am Full or half day walks available. £12 full day; £6 for a morning half day; £6 for the afternoon. Plus Boat Fare.
Acoustic Jam Session- Bishop & Wolf, Local performers getting together to enjoy music, everyone welcome to come and join in. Burger and A Pint for £10. Food from 6pm-8pm. Jam session starts at 8pm
Atlantic Inn - Quiz night 8:30pm everyone welcome.
Duplicate Bridge every Thursday at the Scillonian Club 7.15pm. Visitors are very welcome, please give Clare a ring on 423546, or Corinna on 422274.
Fri 19th April
Wildlife Walk on (T.B.C. – see Tourist Info Centre blackboard on Friday). With resident naturalist Will Wagstaff. Meet by board on quay at 9.45am. Full half day walks available. £12 full day; £6 for a morning half day; £6 for the afternoon. Plus Boat Fare.
The Dairy Café – Takeaway Pizza Night between 5 -7pm Please call 01720 422446
RADIO SCILLY Broadcasts 24hrs a day on 107.9FM and online at radioscilly.com. The Radio Scilly Lottery is running, just £1 per play. Weather at 10mins past the hour (7am-9pm) Boat Times at 9.20am Mon through Sat. Telephone 01720 423263