68 Please remember to mention OVL when responding to adverts diarydates Thursday 2 August Knit & Knatter Thursdays 9.30-11.30am Riseley Village Hall Coffee, knitting, crocheting, beading, needlework and plenty of knattering. Wendy 709083 ronandwendy@btinternet.com Tuesday 7 August Tours & Tastings Warden Abbey Community Vineyard Advanced booking only. www.wardenvineyard.org.uk for details. Gift vouchers available. Walk in the Monks’ Footsteps Warden Abbey Community Vineyard Advanced booking only. www.wardenvineyard.org.uk for details. Gift vouchers available. Decorate a Tee Shirt, 10-4pm Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley Children’s craft day. Personalise a tee shirt with Pilot Pintor Pens. £25 advanced booking required 01234 824983. More details at www.tudorrosepatchwork.co.uk Bedford Floral Art Society Addison Centre, Kempston, 7.30pm Open Evening with John Chennell (National Demonstrator) presenting ‘The Shades of August’. Raffle of arrangements, sales tables. Tickets £12 (£5 members) from 01234 306432 / 07563 787849. www.bedfordfloralartsociety.co.uk Wednesday 8 August Project Linus Quilt Making, 10-4pm Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley Help us make quilts for critically ill children. Use your own design or go to the Project Linus website for free patterns. Donation of £1 required for materials.  Saturday 11 August Concert in the Park, 5pm Rushmere Country Park Live music, food stalls, beer tent and children’s fairground rides. Tickets £12/adult £8/concessions (under 4s go free). www. greensandtrust.org/Event/concert- in-the-park-2018 Sunday 12 August Summer Fayre & Fun Dog Show, 11-4pm Rushmere Country Park Free admission with arts, crafts, refreshments and fun activities for all the family. Just turn up! £3 exit fee will apply. www. greensandtrust.org/Event/ summer-fayre-2018 Saturday 18 August Time for Music Festival Moggerhanger Park, 3-10.30pm In aid of Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice. Tickets £15, under 16s £8. Call 01767 642412 or visit www.sueryder.org/timeformusic Thursday 23 August Make a Felted Mermaid, 10-12.30pm Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley Children’s craft day. All inclusive workshop £22.50. Advanced booking required 01234 824983. More details at www.tudorrosepatchwork.co.uk Friday 24 August Afternoon Vintage Tea Christ the King Parish Hall Harrowden Rd, Bedford, 2-4pm Admission £3. Tea, cake and dancing. For info 01234 404563. Saturday 25 August Kempston Fun Day Addison Howard Park, 12-5pm Spitfire flypast, Bedford Pipe Band, line dancing, belly dancers, children’s fair rides, pony rides, stalls. Free entry, car park £2. wwwbedfordlions.org.uk Tours & Tastings Warden Abbey Community Vineyard Advanced booking only. www. wardenvineyard.org.uk for details. Gift vouchers available. Sun 26 & Mon 27 August Café-in-the-Tower, 2.30-5.30pm All Saints’ Church, Odell Cakes and cookies to go with your favourite cuppa. Church Tower will be open - the panoramic views are worth the climb. Tower trips £2.50 adults, £1 children (10-16). Tuesday 28 August Pom-Pom Animals, 10-4pm Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley Children’s craft day. £25 advanced booking required 01234 824983. More details at www.tudorrosepatchwork.co.uk Wednesday 29 August Creativity Rules, 10-4pm Tudor Rose Patchwork, Oakley Introduces children to Powertex and Zentangle. All inclusive workshop £35. Advanced booking required 01234 824983. More details at www.tudorrosepatchwork.co.uk Saturday 1 September The Village Show at Keysoe Schedules are now ready with details of classes and entry forms. Please call 01234 378878 for your copy. Sunday 2 September Keysoe Cream Teas St. Mary’s Church, 3.30-5pm Tuesday 4 September Bedford Floral Art Society Addison Centre, Kempston, 7.30pm Lesley Sturdy presents ‘Around the World’. Raffle of arrangements, sales table. Visitors £7. www.bedfordfloralartsociety.co.uk