What’s On In Clydesdale

Lanark & Carluke Choral Union performance of Handels Messiah at Greyfriars Church, Lanark'28/11/09'Picture by Lindsay Addison
Lanark & Carluke Choral Union performance of Handels Messiah at Greyfriars Church, Lanark'28/11/09'Picture by Lindsay Addison

THE countdown is on to Lanark and Carluke Choral Union’s annual spring concert.

The concert will be held on Saturday, April 16, at 7.30pm in Greyfriars Church, Lanark. Tickets are available now, priced £10, from Shena Fox on 07756 144617, from any choral union member or by emailing choralunion@aol.com.

For more information on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Carluke and Lanark Gazette which is in the shops now.

CARLUKE CALENDAR

Apr 15: Quiz Fun Night, United Reformed Church, Carnwath Road, 7pm.

Apr 16: Choral Union Lanark/Carluke Concert, Greyfriars Church,7.30pm. contact 07756144617 for tickets priced £10.

Apr 16: Carluke and Castlehill Bowling Greens opening for new season.

Apr 16: Castlehill Bowling Club, Second To None.

Apr 16: Afternoon/Evening Passover 3-5pm, 6-8pm, Kirkton Church.

Apr 17: Palm Sunday, Church Service Kirkton Church also Souper Sunday Lunch.

Apr 17: St Athanasius Parish Ramblers trek to Arrochar, bus leaves 10am.

Apr 17: Palm Sunday Praise Night, Kirkton Church, 7pm.

Apr 19: Carluke Day Centre Easter Bonnet luncheon, Masonic Hall, 12.30 for 1pm.

Apr 20: Sportman’s Dinner, St Athanasius parish Hall, tickets £20.

Apr 21: Maundy Thursday Service, St John’s Church, 10.30am.

Apr 21: Maundy United Service at St John’s Church, 7.30pm.

Apr 22: Easter Good Friday, Church Vigil, St John’s Church, noon to 3pm.

Apr 22: United Worship, 7.30pm, St John’s Church.

Apr 22: Lodge St John No 187, Cabaret tbc.

Apr 23: Castlehill Bowling Club, Second To None.

Apr 24: Easter Day United Worship at Market Square, 8.30am, breakfast at St John’s afterwards.

Apr 24: Easter services at all Carluke churches, 11am.

Apr 26: Open Meeting for three local candidate for election, St John’s Church Hall, 7.30pm.

Apr 29: St Athanasius Boys Club Dinner Dance, Tickets £18.

Apr 29: Carluke Day Centre, Royal Wedding Buffet, Masonic Hall

Apr 30: Lodge St John No 187, Velvet Touch.

Apr 30: Carluke Parish Historical Society, Open Morning, 10am-noon, 79 Hamilton Street. All welcome.

Apr 30: Castlehill Bowling Club, Kaye Dean.

May 4: Lodge St John No 187, Prize Bingo.

May 14: Carluke Parish Historical Society, Annual Outing to Trossachs and Loch Katrine. Contact John Stevenson.

May 27: Lodge St John No 187, Seniors Members and Widows Night, Johnny Weir.

May 28: Carluke Parish Historical Society, Open Morning, 10am-noon, 79 Hamilton Street. All welcome.

May 28: Lodge St John No 187, Prestige.

June 25: Lodge St John No 187, Cool Breeze.

June 25: Carluke Parish Historical Society, Open Morning, 10am-noon, 79 Hamilton Street. All welcome.

July 30: Carluke Parish Historical Society, Open Morning, 10am-noon, 79 Hamilton Street. All welcome.

July 30: Lodge St John No 187, Sandra & Sol.

Aug 27: Lodge St John No 187, Prestige.

Aug 27: Carluke Parish Historical Society, Open Morning, 10am-noon, 79 Hamilton Street. All welcome.

Sept 24: Carluke Parish Historical Society, Open Morning, 10am-noon, 79 Hamilton Street. All welcome.

Oct 29: Carluke Parish Historical Society, Open Morning, 10am-noon, 79 Hamilton Street. All welcome.

Nov 26: Carluke Parish Historical Society, Open Morning, 10am-12noon, 79 Hamilton Street. All welcome.

Anyone who would like dates included should contact the Gazette office in Carluke on 772226.

LANARK DIARY

Apr 18: Lanark and District Archaeological Society, Lanark Library, 7.30pm.

Apr 18: Royal Burgh of Lanark Community Council, Harry Smith Complex, 7pm.

Apr 19: Lanark Trefoil Guild AGM and Quiz, Guide Hall, Jerviswood Road, 7.30pm.

Apr 19: SWT, St Nicholas Church Hall, 7.30pm, AGM & Talk Gallapagos Islands, Bob Barr.

Apr 21: Lanark & District Floral Art Club, Ann Buchan, Crieff, Ladies In The Garden, Kirkfieldbank Village Hall, 7.30pm.

Apr 23: Lanark Accordion and Fiddle Club, end of season dance, Nicol McLaren and Glencraig,Ravenstruther Hall, 7.30pm.

Apr 28: Lanark Garden Club, AGM, Plant Exchange and presentation about the Gardens visited during 2010 garden trips, Christ Church Hall, Lanark, 7.30pm.

Apr 30: Vale of Clyde Pipe Band, race night, Lanark Thistle Bowling Club, 7.30pm.

Apr 30: Clydesdale Communities Initiatives, Mayday Mahem, 12pm to sunset, Lanark Moor Sensory Garden.

May 7: Lanark Garden Club, trip to Scottish Mining Company Garden, Leadhills. Contact Roger Evans on 01899 308695 to book your seat.

May 7: St Nicholas Church Spring Fayre, 10am-1pm, St Nicholas Church Hall.

May 10 - 14: LAMS production of Guys and Dolls, Cartland Bridge Hotel, 7.30pm.

May 16: Lanark and District Archaeological Society, Lanark Library, 7.30pm.

May 19: Lanark & District Floral Art Club, AGM, demonstration and light supper, Kirkfieldbank Village Hall, 7.30pm.

May 19: Lanark OAP Association trip to Luss and Helensburgh.

May 20: Lanark VIP Support Group, Alvo Offices, 2 Hope Street, Lanark, 2-4pm

May 23: Royal Burgh of Lanark Community Council, Harry Smith Complex, 7pm.

Jun 5: Kirkin’ of the Cornet.

Jun 6: Perambulation of the Marches.

Jun 9: Lanark Lanimer Day.

Jun 16: Lanark OAP Association trip to Carlisle.

Jun 17: Lanark VIP Support Group, Alvo Offices, 2 Hope Street, Lanark, from 2-4pm

Jun 18: Lanark Garden Club, Trip to Sheperds House, Inveresk, Musselburgh, Garden of Lady Fraser. Contact Roger Evans on 01899 308695 to book your seat.

Jun 27: Royal Burgh of Lanark Community Council, Harry Smith Complex, 7pm.

June 25: Lanark Accordion and Fiddle Club, Charity Dance, Steven Carcary SDB, Ravenstruther Hall, 7.30pm.

July 14: Lanark OAP Association trip to St Andrews.

July 15: Lanark VIP Support Group, annual outing.

Aug 4: Dante Alighieri Society, AGM Lanark Golf Club, 7.30pm

Aug 7: Lanark Garden Club, Trip to Culter Allers, Coulter, Biggar. Contact Roger Evans on 01899 308695 to book your seat.

Aug 18: Lanark OAP Association trip to Galashiels and Peebles.

Aug 29: Royal Burgh of Lanark Community Council, Harry Smith Complex, 7pm.

Sep 15: Lanark OAP Association trip to Perth,

Sep 26: Royal Burgh of Lanark Community Council, Harry Smith Complex, 7pm.

Oct 13: Lanark OAP Association trip to Kirkcaldy,

Nov 28: Royal Burgh of Lanark Community Council, Harry Smith Complex, 7pm.

Dec 12: Lanark OAP Association Christnas Party.Dec 19: Royal Burgh of Lanark Community Council, Harry Smith Complex, 7pm.

Submit dates to the Lanark Gazette office, 5 Wellgate, clearly marked Lanark Diary.

CLYDESDALE CALENDAR

Apr 23: Pettinain Community Council, Easter Egg Hunt and Daffodil Tea, Village Hall, Pettinain. 2-4pm All welcome.

Apr 23: Biggar Ramblers, 9.15am from Biggar. Eddleston eight miles Grade SB. Contact G Bakker on 01721 721985.

May 5; Biggar Ramblers, 10.30am from Biggar. Lamington seven miles Grade SC+. Contact I Marshall on 0141 7792619.

May 10: Biggar Ramblers, 9.30am from Biggar. West Linton three miles Grade Slow. Contact C Lyall on 01968 660465.

May 14: Biggar Ramblers, 9.30am from Biggar. Talla eight miles Grade SB+. Contact B Henry on 01721 720981.

May 18: 9.15am from Biggar. Roberton eight miles Grade SC+. Contact B Duncan on 01899 220523.

May 29: Biggar Ramblers, 9.15am from Biggar. Broughton 12 miles Grade SB. Contact S Wigram on 01899 308920.

Jun 4: Roberton Garden Club, Coffee Morning and Plant Sale, 10.30am.

Jun 4: Carstairs Junction Gala Day.

Jun 25: Carnwath Gala Day.