Hobbies & Interests

CASTLE CARY RAMBLERS

We walk every other Wednesday about 6 to 9 miles, take packed lunch. Share cars, where necessary, to start of walk. Walk at own risk; age 18+. Meet at 9.30 am sharp in the Millbrook lower car park. Contact: Anne Pitt 01963 359621

 

BELL-RINGING

We aim to further bell ringing. Contact Derek Biles, 14 Victoria Park, Castle Cary, BA7 7DG. Tel: 01963 350002

BRITANNIA CARNIVAL CLUB

Contact Gerald Birch, (07855) 497263.

BRUTON WRITING CLUB

Contact Mr Stephen Tate, (01747) 840840 or (07968) 021710, tat.sp@googlemail.com.

CAMELOT U3A

Over 30 groups, including art, creative writing, bridge, patchwork and quilting, rambling, theatre visits, a luncheon club, plus a monthly meeting in Caryford Hall, usually on the last Friday of the month.

CARY COMEDIANS CARNIVAL CLUB

A Carnival Club which has been going for 36 years. We enter comic feature classes in carnivals, and build a 100ft-long float each year at Orchard Farm. Meetings at the White Hart, first Sunday of every month, 7 pm. Contact Mr Gordon Stockman, (01963) 440472, gordon.sue@virgin.net. www.carycomedians.co.uk

CARY REELS

Contact Mrs Ann Simon, (01963) 350276, ann.simon@caryhouse.co.uk.

CASTLE CARY BRIDGE CLUB

Contact Mr Michael Millican, (01963) 351689.

CASTLE CARY & ANSFORD CARNIVAL SOCIETY

We organise the annual Children’s Carnival and Illuminated Carnival. Meetings at the Horsepond Inn, first Tuesday of every month at 8 pm. Contact Mrs Sue Stockman, (01963) 440472, s.e.stockman@tesco.net. www.castlecary-carnival.org.uk

CASTLE CARY CERAMICS GROUP

The study of British pottery and porcelain through lectures, discussions, research and appraisal of wares, and by visiting appropriate ceramic events and exhibitions. Contact Mr Duncan Chalmers, (01460) 54117, duncanchalmers@supanet.com.

CASTLE CARY CHOIR

Singing for pleasure, Mondays 7.30 – 9.30 pm in the Methodist Church. Contact Mrs Sue Catlett, (01749) 830293, sue.catlett@btinternet.com. www.castlecarychoir.org

CASTLE CARY GARDENING ASSOCIATION

Gardening talks and visits; annual flower show. Meets 1st Thursday every month at 7.30 pm in the Methodist Schoolroom. Contact Mrs Anna Hales, (01963) 350618, hales.anna@yahoo.co.uk.

CASTLE CARY RAILWAY CLUB

Contact Mr Steve Derby, (01749) 860571, enquiries@stevederby.co.uk.

C.A.T.S. (Castle Cary & Ansford Amateur Theatrical Society)

Our Secretary is Fiona Briody (celtic_kitten@tiscali.co.uk)
 The CATS mobile number is 07843 169283.
 Our On-Line Box Office is at  www.thelittleboxoffice.com/cats

LIVING HISTORY GROUP

Collecting and recording personal memories, memorabilia, documents etc. for use in future publications, exhibitions or for reference. Contact Mrs Valerie Nicholls, (01963) 350168. www.castlecaryansfordlivinghistory.org.uk

MID-SOMERSET FLOWER CLUB

Usually a monthly demonstration of how to arrange flowers, followed by tea and cakes. Some practice meetings. Evercreech Village Hall, second Wednesday every month except January, July and August. Contact Mrs Mary Brown, (01963) 351811, mer.cary@tiscali.co.uk.

SATURDAY CINEMA CLUB

Contact Susie Simmons, (01963) 351554, susiesimmons@yahoo.co.uk.

QUIZ EVENINGS

Teams of 4, with each team leading the evening in turn; refreshments in the interval. First Sunday of the month, 7.30 pm in the Methodist Church. Contact Mrs Audrey Rice, (01963) 350510, aud.rice@orangehome.co.uk.

SOUTH-EAST SOMERSET WILDLIFE TRUST

We organise a winter talks programme and occasional walks. 1st Tuesday every month from September to May (excluding January), 8 pm at Caryford Hall, Contact Sarah Main, (01963) 240580, sarah.main@btinternet.com. www.somersetwildlife.org/events