Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

What’s On – January

Here is a taste of what’s going on in the Sevenoaks District. Please use the websites, or email and telephone contact details provided to check whether booking is required or if there are any special instructions or restrictions.

If you have any events or shows you would like considered for this section, fill in this form or send them to: editor@mysevenoakscommunity.com

 

An Introduction to Running

Sevenoaks

A new beginners running course will be starting in January, suitable for complete beginners and people who haven’t run for a long time. Go and give it a try!

www.shonasrunners.co.uk

 

19 January – Sunday

Hever Castle Wedding Showcase 12pm – 4pm

Hever Castle, Hever Road, Hever TN8 7NG

Hever Castle will once again host a stunning Wedding Showcase, giving guests the rare opportunity to experience the beautiful venue set up for a wedding. There will be a selection of mouth-watering delights available from their Award Winning caterers Leith’s. Cocktails, fizz and hot refreshments will be served throughout the day. New for 2020, there will be a vintage Sailcloth Tent on display on the Winter Garden Lawn, offering stunning views across the moat to the Castle.

www.hevercastle.co.uk/weddings

19 January – Sunday

Roasts & Rambles: Carveries & Tours 12.30pm – 3pm

Penshurst Place, Penshurst TN11 8DG

Enjoy a delicious Sunday Carvery and have the opportunity to see and learn about the House and Gardens of Penshurst Place whilst they are closed to the public, in a special selection of talks and dining experiences. For full details visit:

www.penshurstplace.com 

20 January – Monday

Independent Living Services 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Sevenoaks Library, Buckhurst Lane, Sevenoaks TN13 1LQ

A weekly drop in service for adults with learning disabilities (appointments not necessary) organised by West Kent Housing Association. Free entry

www.local.kent.gov.uk / 03000 41 31 31

21 January – Tuesday

Every Step Counts Walking Group 10am

In front of Costa Coffee, TESCO Riverhead, Asher Way, Riverhead TN13 2QS

The wellbeing walks are led by qualified volunteers who will support and encourage you. They vary in time & distance to accommodate all abilities and last around 30 minutes. Whether you’re recovering from illness or operation, trying to lose weight or just need some company, everybody is welcome. Free entry

everystepcounts17@gmail.com

21 January – Tuesday

Sevenoaks Breast Cancer Support Group 10.30am – 12.30pm

House in the Basement, Stag Theatre, London Road, Sevenoaks TN13 1ZZ

Sevenoaks Breast Cancer Support Group hold a weekly meeting with regular guest speakers, treatments in relaxation and helping Lymphoedema and the best coffee and cake around.

council@sevenoaks.gov.uk

21 January – Tuesday

Jazz at the Three Horsheshoes 8pm

The Three Horseshoes, The Pound, Knockholt TN14 7LD

Great music will make this a memorable evening with Josh Kemp & Nigel Price Quartet. Free admission with a donation. Free entry with donation

www.3shoesknockholt.co.uk

21 January – Tuesday

Rock Choir 8pm

Vine Baptist Church, Park Lane, Sevenoaks TN13 3UP

If you love to sing, you’ll love Rock Choir! Pop, rock and chart singing for adults and teenagers. No auditions and no need to read music. Enjoy a free taster session at this brand new choir

www.rockchoir.com

22 January – Wednesday

Every Step Counts Walking Group 10am

Otford Memorial Hall Car Park, High Street, Otford TN14 5PQ

The wellbeing walks are led by qualified volunteers who will support and encourage you. They vary in time & distance to accommodate all abilities and last around 30 minutes. Whether you’re recovering from illness or operation, trying to lose weight or just need some company, everybody is welcome. Free entry

everystepcounts17@gmail.com

22 January – Wednesday

After School Craft Club 4.30pm – 5.30pm

Sevenoaks Library, Buckhurst Lane, Sevenoaks TN13 1LQ

Go and create something fun! Make exciting new things every Wednesday at
Sevenoaks Library. Free entry

www.local.kent.gov.uk / 03000 41 31 31

22 January – Wednesday

Jazz Evening & Dinner 7pm

Giacomo’s Ristorante Italiano, Morleys Road, Weald TN14 6QR

An evening with award winning jazz saxophonist Derek Nash together with the outstanding Iain Trio. Price per person inclusive of 3 course meal £35

www.giacomos.uk.com

23 January – Thursday

The Market 9am – 11am

St Luke’s Church Hall, Eardley Road, Sevenoaks TN13 1XT 

Visit the market every Thursday for locally grown and made cakes, savouries, preserves, fruit/veg, eggs, honey, bread, crafts, plants and much more. Tea & cakes also available. Free entry

23 January – Thursday

Every Step Counts Walking Group 10am

Opposite the Bricklayers Arms, 39 – 41 Chevening Road, Chipstead TN13 2RZ

The wellbeing walks are led by qualified volunteers who will support and encourage you. They vary in time & distance to accommodate all abilities and last around 40 minutes. Whether you’re recovering from illness or operation, trying to lose weight or just need some company, everybody is welcome. Free entry

everystepcounts17@gmail.com

23 January – Thursday

Make Friends with a Book: West Kent Mind, for better mental health 2pm – 3.30pm

Sevenoaks Library, Buckhurst Lane, Sevenoaks TN13 1LQ

Enjoy a story and a poem in the company of others. Share your reflections over a tea or coffee. No preparation required – just take yourself! Contact West Kent Mind for further information

01732 744950

 

24 January – Friday

Quiz Night 7pm 

Nizels Golf & Country Club, Nizels Lane, Hildenborough TN11 8NU

Eat, drink & tease your brain! Teams of 6 – 8 adults. Smaller groups or individuals welcome and will be teamed up! Includes a one course meal and donation to the Captain’s charity.

www.nizelsgolfandcountryclub.com

 

25 January – Saturday

Friendship Café with Gloria Hunniford 2pm – 4pm

Weald Heights Care Home, Bourchier Close, Sevenoaks TN13 1PD

This special event marks the launch of Care UK’s Friendship Cafe initiative taking place across Care UK’s care homes in Kent to help combat loneliness. Enjoy afternoon tea and live music, with a special guest appearance from TV celebrity Gloria Hunniford. For more information or to reserve your free place contact:

amelia.moore2@careuk.com01732 809380

 

 

25 January – Saturday

Kitchen Opera presents “The Zoo” 2.30pm & 7.30pm

The New Beacon School Theatre, Brittains Lane, Sevenoaks TN13 2PB

Kitchen Youth Opera Company presents “The Zoo” by Sullivan. The Sevenoaks young talent will perform two showings, 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Tickets available from Sevenoaks Bookshop (cash or cheque only) £15

07725 033182

 

25 January – Saturday

Live music and Entertainment 8pm

The Three Horseshoes, The Pound, Knockholt TN14 7LD

Ed is back with even more wonderful live music and entertainment. Everyone welcome to come and liven up dreary January! Free entry

www.3shoesknockholt.co.uk

25 January – Saturday

Rocket Skates 8.30pm

The Chequers, 73 High Street, Sevenoaks TN13 1LD 

Playing an eclectic mix of epic rock covers. Expect : Muse, Pearl Jam, Foo Fighters, Queen, Kaiser Chiefs, Feeder, Manic Street Preachers, Ash, Manson, Depeche Mode, The Cure, Nirvana and many more. Free entry

www.chequerssevenoaks.co.uk

26 January – Sunday

Open Mic Night 6pm

The Bricklayers Arms, 39 – 41 Chevening Road, Chipstead TN13 2RZ

Whether you fancy getting up and showing the crowd what you’ve got or just fancy sitting back and listening to some great local artists, it’s definitely a night you won’t want to miss. Freshly made pizzas will be available.

www.the-bricklayers-arms.co.uk

27 January – Monday

Independent Living Services 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Sevenoaks Library, Buckhurst Lane, Sevenoaks TN13 1LQ

A weekly drop in service for adults with learning disabilities (appointments not necessary) organised by West Kent Housing Association. Free entry

www.local.kent.gov.uk / 03000 41 31 31

27 January – Monday

Sevenoaks Camera Club Meeting 8pm – 10pm

Mencap Hall, 71 Hitchen Hatch Lane, Sevenoaks TN13 3AY

With 25 meetings a year, Sevenoaks Camera Club holds regular competitions, talks by well known visiting photographers, showing their work and explaining their techniques, as well as contests against other local clubs. 

www.sevenoakscameraclub.org.uk

28 January – Tuesday

Every Step Counts Walking Group 10am

In front of Costa Coffee, TESCO Riverhead, Asher Way, Riverhead TN13 2QS

The wellbeing walks are led by qualified volunteers who will support and encourage you. They vary in time & distance to accommodate all abilities and last around 30 minutes. Whether you’re recovering from illness or operation, trying to lose weight or just need some company, everybody is welcome. Free entry

everystepcounts17@gmail.com

28 January – Tuesday

Sevenoaks Breast Cancer Support Group 10.30am – 12.30pm

House in the Basement, Stag Theatre, London Road, Sevenoaks TN13 1ZZ

Sevenoaks Breast Cancer Support Group hold a weekly meeting with regular guest speakers, treatments in relaxation and helping Lymphoedema and the best coffee and cake around.

council@sevenoaks.gov.uk

28 January – Tuesday

Rock Choir 8pm

Vine Baptist Church, Park Lane, Sevenoaks TN13 3UP

If you love to sing, you’ll love Rock Choir! Pop, rock and chart singing for adults and teenagers. No auditions and no need to read music. Enjoy a free taster session at this brand new choir

www.rockchoir.com

29 January – Wednesday

Every Step Counts Walking Group 10am

Otford Memorial Hall Car Park, High Street, Otford TN14 5PQ

The wellbeing walks are led by qualified volunteers who will support and encourage you. They vary in time & distance to accommodate all abilities and last around 30 minutes. Whether you’re recovering from illness or operation, trying to lose weight or just need some company, everybody is welcome. Free entry

everystepcounts17@gmail.com

29th January – Wednesday

SEO & Digital Marketing Clinic 12.30pm – 2pm

Rivermere Care Home, 64-70 Westerham Road, Sevenoaks TN13 2PZ

This is your opportunity to create a new direction for your SEO and Digital Marketing and what you learn is going to be fun!! Topics covered include: what makes a successful website, the world of WordPress, Domains, Hosting & Security, SEO & PPC, Google Analytics and much more. Tickets £10

www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/sevenoaks-westerham-seo-digital-marketing-clinic-tickets-89796807669

29 January – Wednesday

After School Craft Club 4.30pm – 5.30pm

Sevenoaks Library, Buckhurst Lane, Sevenoaks TN13 1LQ

Go and create something fun! Make exciting new things every Wednesday at
Sevenoaks Library. Free entry

www.local.kent.gov.uk / 03000 41 31 31

 

29 January – Wednesday

Vegan Supper Club 7pm – 10.30pm

Life on High, 140 High Street, Sevenoaks TN13 1XE

The Fine Dining Chef is very excited to announce a series of mid week Supper Clubs. Starting in January to celebrate Veganuary, the delicious Vegan menu will be: Starter: shitake mushroom & mock duck Bao Bun, pickled cucumber, apple & radish, candied peanuts, lime & hoi sin dressing. Main: Torched cauliflower, ras el hanout, roasted hazelnuts, rose water and pomegranate dressing, mint yoghurt and rose harissa. Dessert: Roasted Pineapple with Tamarind, clove & chilli. Coconut & lime yoghurt. Tickets £40 

https://www.facebook.com/finediningchef/

 

30 January – Thursday

The Market 9am – 11am

St Luke’s Church Hall, Eardley Road, Sevenoaks TN13 1XT 

Visit the market every Thursday for locally grown and made cakes, savouries, preserves, fruit/veg, eggs, honey, bread, crafts, plants and much more. Tea & cakes also available. Free entry

30 January – Thursday

Every Step Counts Walking Group 10am

Opposite the Bricklayers Arms, 39 – 41 Chevening Road, Chipstead TN13 2RZ

The wellbeing walks are led by qualified volunteers who will support and encourage you. They vary in time & distance to accommodate all abilities and last around 40 minutes. Whether you’re recovering from illness or operation, trying to lose weight or just need some company, everybody is welcome. Free entry

everystepcounts17@gmail.com

30 January – Thursday

Make Friends with a Book: West Kent Mind, for better mental health 2pm – 3.30pm

Sevenoaks Library, Buckhurst Lane, Sevenoaks TN13 1LQ

Enjoy a story and a poem in the company of others. Share your reflections over a tea or coffee. No preparation required – just take yourself! Contact West Kent Mind for further information

01732 744950

30 January – Thursday

Lost Voice Guy Headlines Outside The Box Comedy Club 8pm

The Stag Plaza, London Road, Sevenoaks TN13 1ZZ

Outside the Box Comedy Club starts off 2020 with Lee Ridley, AKA Lost Voice Guy! Winner of Britain’s Got Talent in 2018 and the BBC New Comedy Award 2014. Supported by Zoe Lyons (Have I got News For you & Mock the Week ) and Terry Alderton (Live at the Apollo and his own Radio 4 show). Tickets £18

www.stagsevenoaks.co.uk

 

31 January – Friday & 1 February – Saturday

Charity Drag Night 8pm

Dunton Green Social Club, 159 London Road, Dunton Green TN13 2TA

Back by popular demand, all the way from Turkey! For 2 nights only! Charity Drag Night in aid of local charity Friends For Families. Tickets are selling fast so be quick! Tickets £20 include buffet.

womanwhocan@live.co.uk / 07941 740788

 

* If any of the details featured in ‘What’s On’ change or need amending, organisers can let us know by emailing: editor@mysevenoakscommunity.com

Plus, if your event is cancelled or postponed for any reason please let us know so that we can remove the entry and avoid people being disappointed by turning up unnecessarily.

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