|This is a residential home for Adults with learning difficulties and is very much part of the life of the community and the church. Clients from Eastry House regularly attend services and always enjoy the social scene at the church, particularly Harvest Supper and the fellowship after services, when coffee and biscuits are enjoyed.|
|Corners||The popular Play-scheme run by volunteers throughout the Benefice and which is based at Northbourne Parish Hall.|
Eastry Local Interests Group
Meets on alternate months in the Church Hall at 7.30pm on the 4th Wednesday. The group focuses on topics of local interest, including , local history, military history, and the wildlife. Contact 01304 611400
Eastry & District Open Group
Meet on the 3rd Monday of the month in the Church Hall at 7.30pm. There are talks on a wide variety of topics
Meet first Wednesday of the month in the Village Hall at 7.30pm
Available for hire: Booking Clerk 01304 614054
The church and the council have a good, close working relationship, and the Parish Council is responsible for the maintenance of the closed Churchyard and Cemetery.
Church Fete & Flower Festival
Our church fete is renowned far and wide for its sense of community and fellowship, with good quality stalls and games etc. The fete takes place each year in July and the flower festival is bi-annual, again a most popular event. Look out for the signs, they are events not to be missed!
Eastry Village News
"Eastry Village News" is now a bimonthly church/village magazine, which
was launched at the end of March 2005. It covers news both from
organisations within the village as well as carrying church news and
contact numbers. Advertisers have been invited to contribute to the
magazine, which is free and is delivered to every house in the village.
The Editor is Brian Manton who can be reached on 01304 612572 (email:firstname.lastname@example.org)