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Iwade What's On

Iwade What's On

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Today!
9:30am Reflection & Foodbank
10:30am Rhymetime
10:30am Walk
7:30pm Guitar Group
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7am Blue Bin
9:30am Craft Club
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10:30am Friendship Club
6:30pm Weightwatchers
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9am Toddler Group
9:30am Men's Breakfast
7pm Yoga
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6:20pm Bootcamp
6:30pm Vibe Van

Thursday 29 February 2024 9:30
Quiet Reflection & Foodbank

All Saint's is open every weekday including Bank Holidays daylight hours so 9am to 4pm for Quiet Reflection and Swale Foodbank donations. For Foodbank, non-perishable food and toilettries please thank you!

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Thursday 29 February 2024 10:30
Rhyme Time

Baby Rhyme Time at Mews Brews Iwade termtime Thursdays 10.30am

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Thursday 29 February 2024 10:30
Iwade Companionship Walks

Iwade Companionship Walks have been running for many years and meet every Thursday outside Iwade Pharmacy at 10.30am for a 10.45am start. Administrated by Steff, the walks last 60-90 minutes and tend to be across rough ground so do wear suitable footwear. Be aware that you may come across farm animals and dogs. No charge and all welcome, although unfortunately no dogs, except guide dogs or assistance dogs.

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Thursday 29 February 2024 19:30
Guitar Group

Guitar Group meets at Iwade Barn every Thursday evening 7.30pm-9pm. All ages all abilities welcome. Relaxed group get in touch or pop along.

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Friday 1 March 2024 7:00
Blue Bin Friday!

Blue Bin Day for recycling every other Friday not forgetting your black and orange food bin. Extra recycling can go in clear bags by the bin. Textiles can also be put out in carrier bags next to your bin.

Check out the bin icon at the top of each page to see which bin to put out! Not forgetting your food bin!

Click here to go to Swale Borough Council website Bins pages.

Put your bins out by 7am on the day.

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Friday 1 March 2024 9:30
Craft Club at the Woolpack

Every Friday 9 .30am - 11.30am at the Woolpack, keen crafters get together to craft and chat crafts and allsorts!. Just pop along and ask for Brenda or Karen or text the number to find out more.

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Monday 4 March 2024 10:30
Iwade Friendship Club

Friendship Club is a lively and sociable fortnightly Monday morning get-together for Iwade residents of a certain age! There is often a talk or an activity or just enjoy a chat and a hot drink for £1.50. 10.15am to 12 midday at Iwade Barn. Keep an eye on the What's On for the next Monday Friendship Club.

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Monday 4 March 2024 18:30
Weightwatchers

Weightwatchers is back, every Monday 6.30pm to 7.30pm at Iwade Barn

Tuesday 5 March 2024 9:00
Parent and Toddler

Iwade Parent and Toddler Group is on every Tuesday morning in term-time from 9am to 11am Iwade Village Hall. Now run by Tinkerbells thank you Tinkerbells for keeping it going! £2.50 for the first child and 50p for each additional child.

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Tuesday 5 March 2024 9:30
Men's Breakfast

Men's Breakfast is every first Tuesday of the month at Iwade Barn, why not pop along and enjoy a breakfast and a cuppa and meet some friends in the village, all welcome.

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Tuesday 5 March 2024 19:00
Yoga

Normally every Tuesday evening 7pm at Iwade Barn, pre-booking essential.

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Wednesday 6 March 2024 18:20
Bootcamp Fitness with Adi

Iwade Bootcamp Fitness sessions are every Wednesday 18.20hrs (for 18.30hrs) meeting at the Stangate Drive/Chetney View park. All welcome. Advisable to prebook via Facebook group or via Adi's mobile. Click on Get in touch for links and contact details.

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Wednesday 6 March 2024 18:30
The Vibe Van

The VIBE VAN travels around the Sittingbourne villages of Iwade, Newington, Upchurch & Lower Halstow. This happens on a Wednesday evening, and you can spot a van with a big logo on the side! This work is aimed at 12+ and we will have hot chocolate, outdoor games, and youth leaders ready to engage with any young people that are around at the time.

Normally 6.30-8pm in Iwade with hot chocolate parked by the Heron's field School Lane.

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Thursday 7 March 2024 7:00
Brown Bin Thursday

Brown Bin Day every other Thursday, the day before Green Bin Day!

Click here for Garden Waste section on Swale.gov.uk.

Put your bins out by 7am on the day.

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Friday 8 March 2024 7:00
Green Bin Friday

Green Bin Day for non-recyclable household waste every other Friday not forgetting your black and orange food bin. Extra waste can go in black sacks next to your bin. Small electricals can go in a carrier bag next to your bin.

Check out the bin icon at the top of each page to see which bin to put out! Not forgetting your food bin!

Click here to go to Swale Borough Council website Bins pages.

Put your bins out by 7am on the day.

Get in touch>>>

Sunday 10 March 2024 10:00
Iwade Food & Craft Fayre

Iwade Food and Craft Fayre is every second Sunday of the month at Iwade Village Hall 10am to 1pm.

Why not go along and support local handmade business, see you there!

Calling stallholders! Inside space at a premium but worth getting in touch with fayre@iwadevillagehall.co.uk for booking information and to see what space is available. Outside stall spaces require you to provide your own table and gazebo thank you!

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Sunday 10 March 2024 10:30
Family Worship

10.30am every Sunday (except the last Sunday of the month which is normally a joint Benefice service at one of the Six) at All Saints Church Iwade, all are welcome to Family Worship, hope to see you there.

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Tuesday 12 March 2024 10:30
Reading & Book Group / Book Club

Iwade Reading and Book Group get together at Iwade Barn every second Tuesday of the month 10.30am. Everyone most welcome so why not come along. There's normally cake!

This month's book is Necessary Lies by Diane Chamberlain.

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Wednesday 13 March 2024 19:30
Iwade Parish Council

IPC ordinarily meets every second Wednesday of the month at Iwade Village Hall at 7.30pm. It is a public meeting and time is allowed on the agenda for residents' questions or issues.

Questions and comments that residents wish to be raised at the meeting can be sent to the Clerk – Clerk@iwade-pc.gov.uk

Agendas can be found on the Iwade Parish Council website as and when they are available.

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Wednesday 20 March 2024 10:00
Swale Ladies Who Latte

Swale Ladies Who Latte are an intimate local networking group who meet at The Barn Iwade on the third Wednesday of the month from 10am to midday. All welcome! We aim to support, share, advise, help, inspire, grow and share our successes!!! £3 per person.

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Friday 29 March 2024 19:00
Writing Group

7pm at Iwade Barn every last Friday of the month, all welcome

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Saturday 30 March 2024 16:00
Shepherd's Crook Micropub

The Shepherd's Crook is back!

Every last Saturday of the month from January 2023, from 3pm to 9pm.

Please come along and help raise money for the barn, whilst having some great drink with good company.

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Saturday 27 July 2024 11:00
Iwade Rock 2024


Iwade What's On Directory | Calendar >>>

Beavers

Kelly Croucher

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Beavers with 1st Iwade Scouts is held on Monday evenings at Iwade Village Hall for boys and girls aged 6 to 8 rrom 6pm to 7pm termtime only. Get in touch or pop along if you would like to find out more.

Bootcamp Fitness with Adi

Adi Escritt

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Iwade Bootcamp Fitness sessions are every Wednesday 18.20hrs (for 18.30hrs) meeting at the Stangate Drive/Chetney View park. All welcome. Advisable to prebook via Facebook group or via Adi's mobile. Click on Get in touch for links and contact details.

Brogdale CIC (Community Interest Company)

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Community organisation supporting young people and families and currently running Cooking Club and Craft Club in Iwade, check out the What's On to see what's on when!

Brownies

Fiona Whiskin

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Brownies is for girls aged 7 to 10 years and is on Wednesdays 5pm to 6.30pm at Iwade Community Primary School term-time only. Do get in touch if your child is interested in joining.

Craft Club at the Woolpack

Brenda Nash / Karen Tolhurst

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Every Friday 9 .30am - 11.30am at the Woolpack, keen crafters get together to craft and chat crafts and allsorts!. Just pop along and ask for Brenda or Karen or text the number to find out more.

Cubs

Dean Stickells

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Iwade Cubs meet at Iwade Village Hall on Mondays from 7-8:20pm. If your child is interested in joining then either go along or get in touch as above.

Darts

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If you are interested in Darts then get in touch with the Woolpack to find out more.

Elite Dance Company

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Elite Dance Company run Gymnastics, Dance and Musical Theatre classes in Iwade throughout the week so get in touch to find out what classes are on when or check out their website or facebook page.

Guitars Group

Paul Marsden

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Guitar Group meets at Iwade Barn every Thursday evening 7.30pm-9pm. All ages all abilities welcome. Relaxed group get in touch or pop along.

Iwade Allotment Association

Ron Francis

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The Iwade Allotment Association site is at the end of Elm Tree Avenue Iwade there tends to be a short waiting list but do get in touch if you are interested in an allotment.

Iwade Companionship Walks

Steff

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Iwade Companionship Walks have been running for many years and meet every Thursday outside Iwade Pharmacy at 10.30am for a 10.45am start. Administrated by Steff, the walks last 60-90 minutes and tend to be across rough ground so do wear suitable footwear. Be aware that you may come across farm animals and dogs. No charge and all welcome, although unfortunately no dogs, except guide dogs or assistance dogs.

Iwade Friendship Club

Rynn

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Friendship Club is a lively and sociable fortnightly Monday morning get-together for Iwade residents of a certain age! There is often a talk or an activity or just enjoy a chat and a hot drink for £1.50. 10.15am to 12 midday at Iwade Barn. Keep an eye on the What's On for the next Monday Friendship Club.

Iwade Herons Football Club

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Iwade Herons Football Club is well established in Iwade and currently has teams ranging from Under 6's to Under 13's - get in touch to find out more.

Iwade Rock Festival

Keith Reynolds

Event Director

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Established in 2011 Iwade Rock is infamous in Iwade and around getting bigger and better every time.

Iwade Speedway Mini Track

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A speedway training track perfect for all ages and abilities with their own equipment. Practice sessions are run on a regular basis with all info on booking in announced prior to the date.

The aim of the track is to provide a safe and fun environment for children to learn how to ride motorbikes correctly with instructors on hand should anyone need them. We also provide adult pit bike events during the winter months.

Iwade Village Fete & Charity Fundraiser

Bex Louise

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Iwade Village Fete is new for 2021, hopefully the first year of many! On Saturday 14th August 2021 from 11am to 3pm at Iwade Barn All Saints Close Iwade ME9 8FP (opposite the Woolpack), everything you'd expect from a Fete, stalls, refreshments, dance demonstrations and even a charity head shave for Pilgrims Hospice! Expect an amazing range of stalls as the takeup has been amazing from local businesses keen to get involved. See you there!

Iwade Village Food and Craft Fayre

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Iwade Food and Craft Fayre is normally every second Sunday of the month at Iwade Village Hall 10am to 1pm. Why not go along and support local handmade businesses! For stallholders it's worth getting in touch with fayre@iwadevillagehall.co.uk for booking information and to see what space is available, indoor or outdoor. Note that outdoor stall spaces require you to provide your own table and gazebo :-)

Karate Club

Amanda Claridge

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Amanda Claridge runs a children's only Shotokan Karate club at Iwade and Bobbing schools. Amanda has been teaching karate for over 15 years and is a teacher at the school too. She welcomes all children from year R onwards to come and learn the skills and discipline of karate at a fun and friendly club. Classes are £4 and are term time only. At Iwade School, there is a 5-6pm class for beginners, 9th-8th kyu and a 6-7pm class for advanced, 8th kyu +. There is also a class at Bobbing School on Mondays 5-6pm for all grades.

Kingsquad

Carole

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Kingsquad is a Christian based club with crafts and games based on bible stories. There is a small charge of £1 per child to cover costs. For primary school aged children Year 3 to Year 6. Every Thursday in termtime from 3.30pm to 4.30pm at Iwade Barn.

Little Stars Performing Arts

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Little Stars run dance classes at Iwade Village Hall on Fridays after school.

Medway Model Flying Club

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Medway Model Flying club started in 1974 in Gillingham but without land and has been flying near the Solar Farm at Iwade since 1980. After flying from June Thomas's land at Raspberry Hill over the back of the Woolpack, Mr Doubleday Senior offered a field where the club continue to fly to this day and the club is extremely grateful. Hence Medway club based in Swale! We fly most types of models including fixed wing, helicopters and drones. We currently have spaces for members both experienced and novice. Check out our Facebook page for more info and club pics or come and visit us if you are interested in joining and flying or learning to fly a model.

Men's Breakfast Club

Ron Francis

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Every first Tuesday of the month at Iwade Barn, Iwade Men's Breakfast Club always have sausage and bacon butties and coffee or tea and often have a speaker or activity. All welcome, 9.30-11.30am @ the Barn. £2 including breakfast.

Millan Waters

Gordon Dickson

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Millan Waters Fishery is near Iwade its lake being between 6 and 7 acres and has excellent water quality throughout the season. The syndicate is a "members only" water (limited member guest tickets are available by prior agreement) and no fishing is available to the general public. There is an abundance of bushes and trees around the lake itself which provide prolific insect life throughout the season. Depths vary but a highlight is a deep channel which provides cooler water in the summer months. Regular stockings are made consisting of rainbow & brown trout, creating a unique fishing facility in this area. The Fishery has its own car park, returns hut and several small boats for members use if fishing afloat is desirable. Fishing platforms are well established around the lake and members can enjoy 12 months “all year” fishing under a season subscription, with no restriction on the number of visits they can make in a season.

Parent and Toddler

Donna Barker

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Iwade Parent and Toddler Group is on every Tuesday morning in term-time from 9am to 11am Iwade Village Hall. Now run by Tinkerbells thank you Tinkerbells for keeping it going! £2.50 for the first child and 50p for each additional child.

Pop Up Micro Pub

The Shepherd's Crook

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Popup Micropub at Iwade Barn, starting back Friday 16th December 2022, then the last Saturday of the month from January 2023. From 6.30pm why not give it a try

Rainbows

Sue Thomas

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Rainbows is on Mondays from 4.30-5.40pm at Iwade Village Hall in term-time. There is a long waiting list currently so do get your child on the waiting list as soon as you can. Rainbows urgently need volunteers so do get in touch if you can help.

Reading and Book Group

Hilary Foulds

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Iwade Reading and Book Group get together on the second Tuesday of the month at Iwade Barn at 10.30am. Everyone most welcome so why not go along, drinks and a slice of cake!

Run Iwade

Liz Sanchez & Shawn Washer

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We are a driven, encouraging friendly group of runners. Our ability goes from 5k beginners to half marathon established runners. We cater for all abilities & nobody gets left behind, that’s the golden rule. Mondays & Wednesdays at 7pm at Iwade Village Centre. Also do monthly ParkRun and sometimes a Friday but do get in touch.

Scouts

Colin Croucher

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Scouts (1st Iwade Scouts) is held on Thursday evenings at Iwade Village Hall for boys and girls aged 10 and a half to 14. From 7.15pm to 8.45pm termtime only. Get in touch to find out more.

Sittingbourne Speedway

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Swale Ladies Who Latte

Tania Emery

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Swale Ladies Who Latte are an intimate local networking group who meet at The Barn Iwade on the third Wednesday of the month from 10am to midday. All welcome! We aim to support, share, advise, help, inspire, grow and share our successes!!! £3 per person.

Yoga (Hayleys Bloom Yoga)

Hayley Clinton

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Normally every Tuesday evening at Iwade Barn, 7pm, prebooking essential