Friday, June 7, 2024

Newsletter for June 2024

Meetings at the Kings Hill Community Centre 

The third Thursday of each month 

2.00pm to 4.00pm

The next meeting is on 20th June

The guest speaker is 
Tony Harris - My Life as a Film Star


June 2024
Holiday to Harrogate and the Yorkshire Dales - Monday 24th to Friday 28th June.  
Half-board at the 4 Star Crowne Plaza Hotel, Harrogate. 
Depart Brookline Depot 9.15am, Tower View 9.30am. 
Contact:- Brian Collin (07879 632999) 

July
Saturday 13th July Party Night with Nick Bosworth. 
7.00 for 7.30pm. £10. 
Bring your own drinks and nibbles. 
Contact: Maureen Bussell

Tuesday 16th July Petanque at the Duke of Wellington, Ryarsh
10am start followed by cottage pie lunch. £15.
Contact: Pat Pepper (01732 845157)

Tuesday 23rd July Breakfast Club, Kings Hill Golf Club, 10.00am. £14.
Guest Speaker. Contact: Richard Tessier

August
Tuesday 20th August Petanque at the Duke of Wellington, Ryarsh
10am start followed by lasagne lunch. £15.
Contact: Pat Pepper (01732 845157)

Thursday 22nd August Garden Party at Roger & Sue’s. 2.00-5.00pm
Free. Strawberries & Cream supplied. Bring your own table, chairs, drinks & nibbles. 

September
Tuesday 17th September Coach trip to Borough Market. 
Experience the famous Market and the surrounding attractions. Coach cost approx. £21. 
Contact: Ingela Turland (07767 414583)


Regular Activities 

Each Monday and Friday
Art and Craft Groups, with help and advice for newcomers.
Community Centre. £4 per session. 
Mondays 2.00 – 4.00pm   Fridays 10.30am – 12.30pm
Contact: Eileen Read (01732 841601)

Each Monday
Short Mat Bowls, with help and advice for newcomers.
Community Centre. £6.00 per session. 2.00-4.30pm.
Contact: Richard Tessier (01732 845717)

    PAYMENT SCHEDULE

Month Due

Event

Amount

June

Party Night

£10

June

July Petanque

£15

June

July Breakfast Club

£14


WAYS TO PAY:

1. By debit/credit card at the meeting.

2. By bank transfer: Account Name Kinara, Sort Code 55-81-07, Account No. 84684445

If you have any payment queries please contact Colin Lee on 07818 062258

If you know anyone who is interested in joining Kinara they should contact Richard Tessier on 01732 845717 
Please contact Joan Barrett (07787 449032) if a sympathy or get-well card is needed to be sent on behalf of Kinara. 

To access the Newsletter and Blog online please visit the Kinara website (kinaraweb.co.uk), scroll down the page and click on the button marked “A Day Out”.

Sunday, May 5, 2024

Newsletter for May 2024

Meetings at the Kings Hill Community Centre 

The third Thursday of each month 

2.00pm to 4.00pm

The next meeting is on 16th May

The guest speaker is 
Toni Mount-The Medieval Housewife



May
Wednesday 15th May Broadstairs with lunch 
by the Thanet Catering College at the Yarrow Hotel. 
Approx. £39.
Depart Brookline Depot 8.45am, Tower View 9.00am.
Contact: Maureen Bussell (07732 499320)

Tuesday 21st May Breakfast Club, Kings Hill Golf Club, 10.00am.  £14.
Guest speaker. Contact: Andrew Cornish (07816 672916)

June 2024
Holiday to Harrogate and the Yorkshire Dales - Monday 24th to Friday 28th June.  
Half-board at the 4 Star Crowne Plaza Hotel, Harrogate. 
Depart Brookline Depot 9.15am, Tower View 9.30am. 
Contact:- Brian Collin (07879 632999) 

July
Saturday 13th July Party Night with Nick Bosworth. 
7.00 for 7.30pm. £10. 
Bring your own drinks and nibbles. 
Contact: Maureen Bussell

Tuesday 16th July Petanque at the Duke of Wellington, Ryarsh
10am start followed by cottage pie lunch. £15.
Contact: Pat Pepper (01732 845157)

Tuesday 23rd July Breakfast Club, Kings Hill Golf Club, 10.00am. £14.
Guest Speaker. Contact: Richard Tessier

August
Tuesday 20th August Petanque at the Duke of Wellington, Ryarsh
10am start followed by lasagne lunch. £15.
Contact: Pat Pepper (01732 845157)

Thursday 22nd August Garden Party at Roger & Sue’s. 2.00-5.00pm
Free. Strawberries & Cream supplied. Bring your own table, chairs, drinks & nibbles. 

September
Tuesday 17th September Coach trip to Borough Market. 
Experience the famous Market and the surrounding attractions. Coach cost approx. £21. 
Contact: Ingela Turland (07767 414583)


Regular Activities 

Each Monday and Friday NO SESSIONS ON 6th MAY AND 27th MAY

Art and Craft Groups, with help and advice for newcomers.
Community Centre. £4 per session. 
Mondays 2.00 – 4.00pm   Fridays 10.30am – 12.30pm
Contact: Eileen Read (01732 841601)

Each Monday
Short Mat Bowls, with help and advice for newcomers.
Community Centre. £6.00 per session. 2.00-4.30pm.
Contact: Richard Tessier (01732 845717)

    PAYMENT SCHEDULE

Month Due

Event

Amount

May

May Breakfast Club

£14

May/June

Party Night

£10

June

July Petanque

£15

June

July Breakfast Club

£14


WAYS TO PAY:

1. By debit/credit card at the meeting.

2. By bank transfer: Account Name Kinara, Sort Code 55-81-07, Account No. 84684445

If you have any payment queries please contact Colin Lee on 07818 062258

If you know anyone who is interested in joining Kinara they should contact Richard Tessier on 01732 845717 
Please contact Joan Barrett (07787 449032) if a sympathy or get-well card is needed to be sent on behalf of Kinara. 

To access the Newsletter and Blog online please visit the Kinara website (kinaraweb.co.uk), scroll down the page and click on the button marked “A Day Out”.

Friday, April 5, 2024

Newsletter for April 2024

Meetings at the Kings Hill Community Centre 

The third Thursday of each month 

2.00pm to 4.00pm

The next meeting is on 18th April

The guest speaker is 
Malcolm Wells - So Far So Good




April
Tuesday 23rd April Petanque Match with Lasagne Lunch at the Duke of Wellington Ryarsh. Starting @10am
£13 per member. 
Contact:-Pat Pepper (01732 845157)
  
Saturday 27th  April FUN QUIZ including Fish & Chip supper
Cost £10 per member bring your own drinks. 7.00 for 7.30pm
Contact:- Brian Collin (07879 632999)

May
Wednesday 15th May Broadstairs with lunch 
by the Thanet Catering College at the Yarrow Hotel. 
Approx. £39.
Contact: Maureen Bussell (07732 499320)

Tuesday 21st May Breakfast Club, Kings Hill Golf Club, 10.00am.  £14.
Guest speaker. Contact: Andrew Cornish (07816 672916)

June 2024
Holiday to Harrogate and the Yorkshire Dales - Monday 24th to Friday 28th June.  
Half-board at the 4 Star Crowne Plaza Hotel, Harrogate. 
£490 per member + single supplement. 
Contact:- Brian Collin (07879 632999) 

July
Saturday 13th July Party Night with Nick Bosworth. 
7.00 for 7.30pm. £10. 
Bring your own drinks and nibbles. 
Contact: Maureen Bussell

August
Thursday 22nd August Garden Party at Roger & Sue’s. 2.00-5.00pm. 
Free. Strawberries & Cream supplied. Bring your own table, chairs, drinks & nibbles. 

Regular Activities 

Each Monday and Friday
Art and Craft Groups, with help and advice for newcomers.
Community Centre. £4 per session. 
Mondays 2.00 – 4.00pm   Fridays 10.30am – 12.30pm
Contact: Eileen Read (01732 841601)

Each Monday
Short Mat Bowls, with help and advice for newcomers.
Community Centre. £6.00 per session. 2.00-4.30pm.
Contact: Richard Tessier (01732 845717)

    PAYMENT SCHEDULE

Month Due

Event

Amount

April

April Petanque

£13.00

April

Fun Quiz

£10.00

April

Broadstairs

£39.00

April

May Breakfast Club

£14.00


WAYS TO PAY:

1. By debit/credit card at the meeting.

2. By bank transfer: Account Name Kinara, Sort Code 55-81-07, Account No. 84684445

If you have any payment queries please contact Colin Lee on 07818 062258

If you know anyone who is interested in joining Kinara they should contact Richard Tessier on 01732 845717 
Please contact Joan Barrett (07787 449032) if a sympathy or get-well card is needed to be sent on behalf of Kinara. 

To access the Newsletter and Blog online please visit the Kinara website (kinaraweb.co.uk), scroll down the page and click on the button marked “A Day Out”.

Thursday, March 7, 2024

Newsletter for March 2024

Meetings at the Kings Hill Community Centre 

The third Thursday of each month 

2.00pm to 4.00pm

The next meeting is on 21st March

The guest speaker is Lara Murphy. Dog rescue, re-homing & adoption

Lara Murphy

March
Tuesday 19th March Breakfast Club with guest speaker. 
Kings Hill Golf Club, 10.00am.  £12.
Contact: Andrew Cornish (07816 672916)

Tuesday 26th March Afternoon Tea
Aylesford Priory, 2.00 – 4.00pm.  £21.
Contact: Liz Collin (07752 502834) 

April
Tuesday 23rd April Petanque Match with Lasagne Lunch at the Duke of Wellington Ryarsh. Starting @10am
£13 per member. 
Contact:-Pat Pepper (01732 845157)
  
Saturday 27th  April FUN QUIZ including Fish & Chip supper
Cost £10 per member bring your own drinks. 7.00 for 7.30pm
Contact:- Brian Collin (07879 632999)

May
Wednesday 15th May Broadstairs with lunch 
by the Thanet Catering College at the Yarrow Hotel. 
Approx. £38.
Contact: Maureen Bussell (07732 499320)

June 2024
Holiday to Harrogate and the Yorkshire Dales - Monday 24th to Friday 28th June.  
Half-board at the 4 Star Crowne Plaza Hotel, Harrogate. 
£490 per member + single supplement. 
Contact:- Brian Collin (07879 632999) 

July
Saturday 13th July Party Night with Nick Bosworth. 
7.00 for 7.30pm. £10. 
Bring your own drinks and nibbles. 
Contact: Maureen Bussell


Regular Activities NO SESSIONS ON 29th MARCH AND 1st APRIL

Each Monday and Friday
Art and Craft Groups, with help and advice for newcomers.
Community Centre. £4 per session. 
Mondays 2.00 – 4.00pm   Fridays 10.30am – 12.30pm
Contact: Eileen Read (01732 841601)

Each Monday
Short Mat Bowls, with help and advice for newcomers.
Community Centre. £6.00 per session. 2.00-4.30pm.
Contact: Richard Tessier (01732 845717)

    PAYMENT SCHEDULE

Month due

Event

Amount

March

Afternoon Tea

£21

March

Harrogate, final payment

£220 plus £60 single supplement

March/April

April Petanque

£13

March/April

Fun Quiz

£10

March/April

Broadstairs

£38


WAYS TO PAY:

1. By debit/credit card at the meeting.

2. By bank transfer: Account Name Kinara, Sort Code 55-81-07, Account No. 84684445

3. By cheque at the meeting, payable to Kinara.

If you know anyone who is interested in joining Kinara they should contact Richard Tessier on 01732 845717 
Please contact Joan Barrett (07787 449032) if a sympathy or get-well card is needed to be sent on behalf of Kinara. 

To access the Newsletter and Blog online please visit the Kinara website (kinaraweb.co.uk), scroll down the page and click on the button marked “A Day Out”.

Thursday, February 1, 2024

Newsletter for February 2024

Meetings at the Kings Hill Community Centre 

The third Thursday of each month 

2.00pm to 4.00pm

The next meeting is on 15th February

The guest speaker is Harry Venning. The Art of the Cartoonist




February 
Thursday 29th February Talk on London Street Art by Tricia Francis.
Community Centre, 2.30 – 4.00pm.  FREE.
Contact:- Andrew Cornish (07816 672916)

March
Tuesday 19th March Breakfast Club with guest speaker. 
Kings Hill Golf Club, 10.00am.  £12.
Contact: Andrew Cornish (07816 672916)

Tuesday 26th March Afternoon Tea
Aylesford Priory, 2.00 – 4.00pm.  £21.
Contact: Liz Collin (07752 502834) 

April
Tuesday 23rd April Petanque Match with Lasagne Lunch at the Duke of Wellington Ryarsh. Starting @10am
£13 per member. 
Contact:-Pat Pepper (01732 845157)
  
Saturday 27th  April FUN QUIZ including Fish & Chip supper
Cost £10 per member bring your own drinks. 7.00 for 7.30pm
Contact:- Brian Collin (07879 632999)

May
Wednesday 15th May Broadstairs with lunch 
by the Thanet Catering College at the Yarrow Hotel. 
Approx. £38.
Contact: Maureen Bussell (07732 499320)

June 2024
Holiday to Harrogate and the Yorkshire Dales - Monday 24th to Friday 28th June.  
Half-board at the 4 Star Crowne Plaza Hotel, Harrogate. 
£490 per member + single supplement. 
Contact:- Brian Collin (07879 632999) 

July
Saturday 13th July Party Night with Nick Bosworth. 
7.00 for 7.30pm. £10. 
Bring your own drinks and nibbles. 
Contact: Maureen Bussell


Regular Activities

Each Monday and Friday
Art and Craft Groups, with help and advice for newcomers.
Community Centre. £4 per session. 
Mondays 2.00 – 4.00pm   Fridays 10.30am – 12.30pm
Contact: Eileen Read (01732 841601)

Each Monday
Short Mat Bowls, with help and advice for newcomers.
Community Centre. £6.00 per session. 2.00-4.30pm.
Contact: Richard Tessier (01732 845717)

PAYMENT SCHEDULE

Month Due                               Event                           Amount                       

FEBRUARY                  SUBSCRIPTION                       £20     MUST PAY THIS MONTH                                   

February                       March Breakfast Club                £12                                   

February/March              Afternoon Tea                           £21                                   

February                       Harrogate, part payment            £220                           

March                           Harrogate, final payment           £220 plus £60   single supplement


WAYS TO PAY:

1. By debit/credit card at the meeting.

2. By bank transfer: Account Name Kinara, Sort Code 55-81-07, Account No. 84684445

3. By cheque at the meeting, payable to Kinara.

If you know anyone who is interested in joining Kinara they should contact Richard Tessier on 01732 845717 
Please contact Joan Barrett (07787 449032) if a sympathy or get-well card is needed to be sent on behalf of Kinara. 

To access the Newsletter and Blog online please visit the Kinara website (kinaraweb.co.uk), scroll down the page and click on the button marked “A Day Out”.

Tuesday, January 9, 2024

Newsletter for January 2024

Meetings at the Kings Hill Community Centre 

The third Thursday of each month 

2.00pm to 4.00pm

The next meeting is on 18th January

The guest speaker is Rob Tompsett (Professional Entertainer)

   
Rob Tompsett


January 2024
Tuesday 23rd January Breakfast @ Club Kings Hill Golf Club
10am start with Guest Speaker. Cost £12 per member
Contact:- Andrew Cornish (07816 672916)

February 
Thursday 29th February Talk on London Street Art by Tricia Francis.
Community Centre, 2.30 – 4.00pm.  FREE.
Contact:- Andrew Cornish (07816 672916)

March
Tuesday 19th March Breakfast Club with guest speaker. 
Kings Hill Golf Club, 10.00am.  £12.
Contact: Andrew Cornish (07816 672916)

Tuesday 26th March Afternoon Tea
Aylesford Priory, 2.00 – 4.00pm.  £21.
Contact: Liz Collin (07752 502834) 

April
Tuesday 23rd April Petanque Match with Lasagne Lunch at the Duke of Wellington Ryarsh. Starting @10am
£13 per member. 
Contact:-Pat Pepper (01732 845157)
  
Saturday 27th  April FUN QUIZ including Fish & Chip supper
Cost £10 per member bring your own drinks. 7.00 for 7.30pm
Contact:- Brian Collin (07879 632999)

May
Wednesday 15th May Broadstairs with lunch 
by the Thanet Catering College at the Yarrow Hotel. 
Approx. £38.
Contact: Maureen Bussell (07732 499320)

June 2024
Holiday to Harrogate and the Yorkshire Dales - Monday 24th to Friday 28th June.  
Half-board at the 4 Star Crowne Plaza Hotel, Harrogate. 
£490 per member + single supplement. 
Contact:- Brian Collin (07879 632999) 


Regular Activities

Each Monday and Friday
Art and Craft Groups, with help and advice for newcomers.
Community Centre. £4 per session. 
Mondays 2.00 – 4.00pm   Fridays 10.30am – 12.30pm
Contact: Eileen Read (01732 841601)

Each Monday
Short Mat Bowls, with help and advice for newcomers.
Community Centre. £5.00 per session. 2.00-4.30pm.
Contact: Richard Tessier (01732 845717)

PAYMENT SCHEDULE

Month Due

Event

Amount

January

Subscription

£20

January

January Breakfast Club

£12

February

March Breakfast Club

£12

February/March

Afternoon Tea

£21

February

Harrogate, part payment

£220

March

Harrogate, final payment

£220 plus £60

single supplement


WAYS TO PAY:

1. By debit/credit card at the meeting.

2. By bank transfer: Account Name Kinara, Sort Code 55-81-07, Account No. 84684445

3. By cheque at the meeting, payable to Kinara.

If you know anyone who is interested in joining Kinara they should contact Richard Tessier on 01732 845717 
Please contact Joan Barrett (07787 449032) if a sympathy or get-well card is needed to be sent on behalf of Kinara. 

To access the Newsletter and Blog online please visit the Kinara website (kinaraweb.co.uk), scroll down the page and click on the button marked “A Day Out”.

Saturday, December 9, 2023

Newsletter for December 2023

Meetings at the Kings Hill Community Centre 

The third Thursday of each month 

2.00pm to 4.00pm

The next meeting is on 18th January

The guest speaker is Rob Tompsett (Professional Entertainer)

   
Rob Tompsett


December  
Wednesday 13th December Christmas Lunch at the Holiday Inn Wrotham Heath
£30 per head -12.30 for 1pm with welcome drink.
Contact:- Liz Collin (01622 791347)

January 2024  
Tuesday 23rd January Breakfast @ Club Kings Hill Golf Club
10am start with Guest Speaker. Cost £12 per member
Contact:- Andrew Cornish (07816 672916)

February 2024  
Thursday 29th February Afternoon Tea & Talk about London Graffiti with Guest Speaker. 
Free to members.
Contact:- Andrew Cornish (07816 672916)

April
Tuesday 23rd April Petanque Match with Lasagne Lunch at the Duke of Wellington Ryarsh. Starting @10am
Approx £13 per member. Please pay at the Kinara meeting.
Contact:-Pat Pepper (01732 845157)
  
Saturday 27th  April FUN QUIZ including Fish & Chip supper
Cost £10 per member bring your own drinks. 7.00 for 7.30pm
Contact:- Brian Collin (07879 632999)

June 2024
Holiday to Harrogate and the Yorkshire Dales - Monday 24th to Friday 28th June.  
Half-board at the 4 Star Crowne Plaza Hotel, Harrogate. 
Approx £490 per member + single supplement. 
Contact:- Brian Collin (07879 632999) 

PLEASE CONTACT JOAN BARRETT IF A SYMPATHY OR GET WELL CARD IS NEEDED TO BE SENT ON BEHALF OF KINARA. HER PHONE NUMBER IS 01622 812595

Regular Activities

Country Walk 4th Thursday
TO BE ADVISED
Contact:-  Mike Chapman (01732 841078)

Art Groups including Crafts with help and advice for newcomers at the Centre,
with help and advice for newcomers. Cost £4 per session.
At the Centre, 
Each Monday 2.00 to 4.00pm. Fridays 10.30am-12.30.
From the 19th December to 4th January there will be NO Art Group
Contact:- Eileen Read (01732 841601) 

Short Mat Bowling with help and advice for newcomers at the Centre,
Each Monday from 2.00 pm until 4.30 pm.
Cost £5.00 per session---£2.50 per half session.
From the 19th December to 4th January there will be NO Short Mat Bowls
Contact:- Richard Tessier (01732 845717) 


MEMBERSHIP LIST IS OPEN
If you know anyone who is interested in joining KINARA please contact 
Richard Tessier 01732 845717 for details.

Payment Due Schedule

Payment Due

Event

Amount

Collector

January

Subs£20Colin                       Mo

January

January Breakfast Club

£12

Colin                       Mo

Bank Transfer Details

Sort Code

Acc No

 

Kinara

55-81-07

84684445

Please E-mail Colin Lee with Your Details (cvlandkmlee@aol.com)

We are now able to process contact Credit/Debit Cards
or
Please bring your cheque books with you!
CHEQUES PAYABLE TO KINARA

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