AIKB EVENTS: OCTOBER 2018 - JANUARY
BROCANTE DES CRAFTERS!!
SUNDAY 18 NOVEMBER!!!
11am - 5pm
AIKB, 3 rue du Sénéchal,
The late change in date is
due to a National
day of protests and disruptions...
Come and see our vast array of
fabrics, wook, threads, die, stamps, trimmings, etc, etc.
If stitchers, carders, knitters,
textile artists want to sort out their stashes of un-used materials to
sell on, we will be holding a "Brocante des Crafters". Tables will cost
6€, or half a table 3€, with hanging space included.
If you are NOT selling, come along
to buy fabrics, trimmings, wool, threads, paper etc for those winter projects
you have planned.
Contact: Jenny or Gail (
or ( firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday 20 and Thursday 22 November
French History 4 - The Unexpected
History of the 19th and 20th Centuries
Who were the heroes of post-Revolutionary
France? How did everyday people live? We'll explore developments in the
corners of history: from art to science, industry and labour, and the lives
of women and children in the last two centuries. These and other aspects
of French history that affect life today will be explored by retired history
professor Jane Crisler in a lecture-discussion. Notes and reading list,
coffee or tea break with biscuits provided.
Registration limited; please
reserve and pay in advance. Salle Polyvalente, 22570 Gouarec. 2.30pm. Members
5€, Guests 8€.
Thursday 29 November - Conference
- Steps to take in the case of
What measures need to be taken in
France? It is always better to be prepared for the inevitable while the
going is good! AIKB board member Janet King will present this talk. She
has invited a funeral director and a notaire. If you would like to attend
and have a particular question for the speakers, send it in and we will
forward it to the appropriate person so that they have ample time to prepare
Please reserve by Friday 16
November. Salle Polyvalente, 22570 Gouarec. 2.30pm. Members 2€, Guests
Sunday 2 December - Christmas
One of the most popular events on
the AIKB winter calendar is our traditional Christmas Fayre. There is something
for everyone! We make it easy and fun to choose that perfect gift from
an array of interesting quality stalls. You can relax in our AIKB Café
and enjoy home-made mince pies, cakes and other treats. Have a drink at
the bar - have a go at the raffle. Tickets will be on sale for Robin Hood,
the January Pantomime. Reservations for stalls (10€, paid in advance)
must be made asap as stalls are allocated as bookings arrive.
For further information call
Maggie on 02 96 24 87 90 or email email@example.com, Salle Bel Air, 22570 Gouarec.
11am - 5pm. Free Entry.
Thursday 6 December - A statement
in hair dressing…
If you believe that hair styles reveal
personality, this exhibition is about frivolity, competition between blondes
and brunettes, straight hair or curly locks… From Papous to Amerindians,
hair can become trophies with multiple and magical powers.
Meet at 2.30pm, Abbaye de Daoulas,
21 rue de l’Eglise, 29460 Daoulas. 7€ per person. Car sharing possible.
that our office will be closed from
20 December 2018 till Tuesday 8 January 2019
Thursday 17 January
- A talk about Mental Health
and Cancer Support France
The Reverend Joy Dale is a retired
social worker with 37 years experience supporting people with a range of
disabilities and conditions including dementia. Before leaving England
she was a Dementia Champion for Alzheimers association and a Dementia enabler
for Lichfield Diocese. She is going to explore a number of aspects of dementia;
including raising awareness of the different types of dementia and the
impact these have on individuals and their carers. She will also focus
on communication and support strategies.
Salle Polyvalente, 22570 Gouarec.
2.30pm. Members 2€ Guests 5€.
Friday 25, Saturday 26 and Sunday
27 January - ROBIN HOOD
La Troupe Arlequin is proud to present
their annual pantomime (oh yes we are!). Will the cunning Sheriff of Nottingham
(boo) outwit our hero Robin Hood? Will Robin win the hand of the fair Maid
Marion? You might think you know this story but there are a few twists
along the way! Bar and refreshments available. Tickets 5€ Adult,
3€ Child. Reservations through AIKB must be paid for in advance please,
although any tickets not sold in advance will then be available on the
Friday 25 January at 7.30 pm
Saturday 26 January at 2.30pm
Sunday 27 January at 2.30pm
Doors open 45 mins in advance
Collège Notre Dame,
4 rue Saint Gilles, 22570 Gouarec.