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Friday 15 December /Auction of Medals, Militaria, Coins, Stamps and Collector’s Items Charterhouse, The Long Street Salerooms, Sherborne. 9am-5pm. Catalogue online. See website/call for details. 01935 812277 www.charterhouse-auction.com
Saturday 16 December/ Shoppers’ Carols Sherborne Abbey, DT9 3LQ. 12noon, 1pm, 2pm, and 3pm. Just turn up and join in.
Saturday 16 December /Chasty Cottage Antiques Fair Digby Hall, Hound St, Sherborne, DT9 3AA. Up to 35 stands, homemade food and refreshments at coffee shop within the fair. Entrance £1, opening 8:30am (trade) 9:30am (public) to 4pm. 01963 370986
Saturday 16 December / Christmas Sing-along Sherborne Town Band featuring Sherborne Youth Band. Cheap Street Church, Sherborne, 7.30pm. Tickets available from Sherborne TIC, via the website or on the door.
Sunday 17 December / Sherborne Abbey Carol Service Sherborne Abbey, DT9 3LQ. 3pm. All welcome.
Sunday 17 – Monday 18 December / Dick Whittington presented by Sherborne Amateur Pantomime Society. Digby Hall, Sherborne DT9 3AA Performances: Sunday, 6.30pm. Monday : 2.30pm and 6.30pm. See poster for more information.
Sunday 24 December / Christmas Eve Services Sherborne Abbey, DT9 3LQ. 3pm: Blessing of the Crib & Lighting of the Tree, 5pm: Blessing of the Crib & Lighting of the Tree, 11:30pm: The First Eucharist of Christmas.
Monday 25 December / Christmas Day Services Sherborne Abbey, DT9 3LQ. 8am: Said Holy Communion BCP, 9:30am: Parish Eucharist for Christmas Day, 11:15am: Festal Mattins.
Monday 25 December / Christmas Lunch Sherborne Churches Together host a Christmas Day Lunch for those on their own at Christmas. If you or someone you know would like to join us, or volunteer to help out, please contact the Parish Office on 01935 812452
Saturday 30 December / PBFA Book Fair Memorial Hall, Digby Rd, Sherborne, DT9 3NL. 10am-4pm. Entry £1. 01935 850210 www.pbfa.org
Monday 01 January 2018/ New Year’s Day Walk From Sherborne Abbey porch. 2pm. Walk off the Seasonal indulgences and explore Sherborne’s History North of the Abbey with Blue Badge Guide Cindy. No need to book, just turn up! £5. www.sherbornewalks.co.uk
Saturday 6 January / Epiphany Party Live Band : The Drovers. Doors Open 7.00pm. Carriages 11.00pm. Memorial Church Hall, Digby Road, Sherborne. Tickets £12.50 (includes hot supper and a glass of wine). Tickets from Sherborne TIC 01935 815341
Wednesday 10 January / My Cousin Rachel (12A) from the novel by Daphne du Maurier. Digby Memorial Hall, Digby Road, 7.30pm Tickets £6.00 from Sherborne TIC 01935 815341 or on the door
Thursday 11 January / King Canute a talk by Dr Ken Lawson. Digby Hall, Hound Street, 8.00pm. Entrance fee £5.00 Free for members and students.
Sunday 14 January / Fundraising Concert for a Venezuelan family in need Methodist Church, Cheap Street. 3.00pm. Tickets £10 on the door.