Coverack April 2022 Update

Coverack, April 2022.

We would like to thank all those people who are continuing to keep our little village and its occupants as safe as possible. Please support the small independent businesses in Coverack and follow any safety guidelines that they have in place. Please contact individual businesses about their opening times. Thank you to everyone who has supported Coverack Space 2000 during 2021, and to all those who have volunteered for us. Without your support, we wouldn’t be able to run these popular community events or offer financial support for additional activities at Coverack School.

Essential services in Coverack:

Coverack Village Stores: The team at Coverack Village Stores are working hard keeping everyone supplied with essentials and much more, open 7 days a week.

Post Office services in Coverack are Monday and Thursday 14:00 – 16:00 in St Peter’s Hall.

Events:

Cornish Pisky Pals Pisky Trail: Friday 1st April –Tuesday 3rd May. Cornish Pisky Pal’s Easter Pisky Trail, Coverack Village. Trails are available daily from Coverack Village Stores & The Old Mill Shop during usual opening hours. £2.50 per trail. New phrase and new pisky hiding places for each holiday that we run a Pisky Trail! This is a great way to explore Coverack!

Saturday 2nd April- Fundraising Jubilee quiz St Peters Hall, 7pm BYO drinks and nibbles and a raffle prize. £10 for a table of 4. Thanks to quizmaster Terry Thompsom

Tues 5th Beach Clean Day. Anyone can help out, any time of day. Low tide is around 14:45 so an afternoon beach clean will work best. Please recycle or place collected rubbish in nearby bins or take it home.

Every Wednesday Quiz Night at The Paris. 8pm. Come and test your brainpower!

Tuesday 12th film night at the Lambeage Hall. Stillwater, a 2021 American crime drama film directed by Tom McCarthy, is based on a script he co-wrote with Marcus Hinchey, Thomas Bidegain and Noé Debré. It is the first DreamWorks Pictures film to be distributed by Focus Features. It stars Matt Damon as an unemployed oil-rig worker from Oklahoma who sets out with a French woman (Camille Cottin) to prove his convicted daughter’s (Abigail Breslin) innocence. 7pm for a 7:30 start.

Thursday 14th, wildflower walk. Carne Creek and St Anthony. 1:30- 4:30pm with Peter

Wood. Meet at the head of Carne Creek by the small layby. Car share where possible. Grid Ref.

SW76952489 Postcode TR12 6HB. Donations for CS2000

Friday 15th Good Friday cross on the beach at 11am follows on from the 10am church service.

Sat 16th- Sun 24th Coverack Arts Society Easter Exhibition. 11am-5pm at the Lambeage Hall

Easter Raffle Sunday 17th at the Paris Hotel. Proceeds to go to Holly Martin. It will be a year since her accident resulting in a severe traumatic brain injury.  Thank you to everyone who’s supported her during this very difficult time. #comeonhollypop

Thursday 21st Easter Egg Roll Challenge. Coverack Beach, 2.30pm to 4.30pm. Construct a sandcastle with a slide for an egg!! Whichever egg rolls the furthest wins. £3 minimum donation for CS2000

Fri 22nd Dawn Chorus Walk with local bird watcher Dan Beadle. Meet at the bottom of the North Corner car park at 6:30am.

Friday 29th Scratchwork’s Theatre perform Sisters Grimm at the Lambeage Hall

The Church notices

St Peter’s Church will be open 10am-4pm every day, for prayers Ukraine. Additionally, each Sunday service will include special prayers for Ukraine.

St Peter’s Church Services February Sundays 09:30

3rd April and Easter 17th April Holy Communion

10:00 Good Friday followed by Building a Cross on the Beach 1100

10th and 24th Morning Worship

Contact Rev. John Ough 281079

17th April at 3pm – Easter Sunday Harbour Carolaire Service led by the Rev. Diane Grice and

Speaker Rev. David Miller. Redruth Town Brass Band with St Mellanus Singers and Recycled

Ukulele Band

St. Peter’s Church Hall Activities

Table Tennis: Teenage Table Tennis Thursdays 1900 – 2100 at St Peter’s Hall. 29th April

2022Contact Mike 07885238120

Monday Club St Peter’s Hall Mondays 1400 -1600. 11th and 25th April 2022. Contact Angela

280804

Little Fishes: (Toddlers) Thursdays 1000 -1200 at St. Peter’s Hall 29th April. Contact Vikkie 0776096727 or on facebook Little Fishes

Sue Lewington Art Courses in 2022

Watercolour with Sue Lewington:  May 13th – 15th and Sept 23rd-25th Aimed at developing your personal skills and techniques with watercolour paint.

Art, Books and Journals with Sue Lewington: May 6th-8th and Sept 30th – Oct 2nd Exploring making and using personal sketchbooks and journals.

All courses are suitable for both beginners and more experienced artists. The courses run from a Friday through to Sunday and allow for much individual time with Sue (approx. 10 people on each course)

£210 for a 3-day course (including lunches)

All profits from this course go back to the community group CS2000, so we can continue to run more events and support Coverack.

For more information visit our Facebook page  Coverack Village, our website http://www.coverack.org.uk or email: coordinator@coverack.org. Gift Vouchers available

Coverack Space 2000 Community Group: This group was set up to raise funds for additional space at Coverack School, and has continued to organise events in the village, promote Coverack and support our small village School. It also maintains the Coverack Village Cornwall website,

Coverack Village Facebook and Instagram pages and provides a monthly update of What’s On in Coverack. CS2000 actively supported the recent campaign to keep all of Coverack School open and will support funding for wrap-around care for Coverack School children.

The What’s On in Coverack 2022 booklet is currently being compiled and will be delivered to every household in Coverack. Please consider donating to CS2000 if you appreciate receiving this booklet, either through a collection pot in The Old Mill Shop or through the PayPal button on our website: Coverack Village Cornwall. What’s On booklets can also be bought from Coverack Village Stores.

The sale of second hand books from the box outside Coverack Village Stores helps raise funds for CS2000 – thank you so much to everyone who has supported and to the Village Stores team.

Please send community or charity dates to go on the Coverack website and monthly email update before the end of each month to coordinator@coverack.org.uk

To check on events or information about Coverack, visit Coverack Village Community on Facebook and Instagram or visit our website http://www.coverack.org.uk please like, share and support!

If you would like to receive a monthly email update of ‘What’s On In Coverack’, then please email coordinator@coverack.org.uk to be added to the list.

Lambeage Hall: Please find the most recent newsletter and updates on planned events on their website: https://www.lambeagehall.org.uk/home

Lambeage Lottery All proceeds from our weekly lottery are dedicated to hall improvements. Each and every week, one of our own punters wins a cash prize as well as having a punt at the £25,000 jackpot. The minimum purchase is 5 weeks of £1 tickets. Here’s the link; please support our village hall: https://www.onelottery.co.uk/support/lambeage-hall-and-battery-coverack