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Sing Mainly Bluegrass Singing weekendSing Mainly BlueGrass

Friday, 16th September -
Sunday, 18th September, 2022

Led by Roger Jackson & Sue Pomeroy

Feast of Festive Folk
A Fest Of Festive Folk
10th December, 2021
7.30 pm
Calling Time & Friends

Poetry Tea Party
Poetry Tea Party
Coming Soon!,
2.00 pm - 4.00 pm
Led by
Sue Kendrick


  • Sing Mainly Bluegrass Singing weekendSing Bluegrass!
    Join us for another MAGICAL weekend of SINGING out the summer in the heart of the LEICESTERSHIRE countryside. Last year’s weekend was a sell-out so we’ve decided to DO IT ALL AGAIN! Once again Roger Jackson and Sue Pomeroy will be heading up a superb weekend of BLUEGRASS HARMONY SINGING plus fabulous food, campfire singing and great company … WHAT’S NOT TO LIKE! TO KEEP THINGS COSY WE ARE LIMITING TO JUST 35 PLACES SO BOOK YOURS HERE! NOW ONLY 3 PLACES LEFT! Our Leaders […]
  • Poetry Tea Party
    We’ve always considered all people are poets, they just don’t know it so here’s your opportunity to prove us right! Our fun workshop will take place in our cottage dining room or on the patio if the weather proves balmy and revolves around a sumptuous cream tea consisting of homemade and locally sourced cakes, scones, jam, cream and sandwiches plus tea and coffee of course. There will also be a glass of prosecco, pimms or fruit juice to sip while we get you started in the […]
  • Feast of Festive FolkA Feast Of Festive Folk
    A Feast Of Festive Folk! Calling Time and friends will be taking us through a lovely festive evening or Christmassy and seasonal songs, stories and poems designed to get your festive season off to a jolly start! A Fest Of Festive Folk takes place at the Charles Booth Centre, Thringstone on Friday, 10th December, 7.30 pm. There is a licensed bar and ticket price, (£15) includes a light, festive supper. Order your tickets here Here […]
  • Shanties at the cross keysShanties In The Garden
    Ahoy there!  We are thrilled to announce we are hosting the good ship Cross Keys shanty session. Come and join the crew in the garden for an evening of rousing sea shanties and watery songs from 7.00 pm, Friday, 27th August. There’s no charge, but bring your own chairs and drinks. If you need directions, send a message!   […]
  • Sing Out For Lammas
    Sing Out For Lammas! Lammas is traditionally celebrated on the 1st August and marks the start of the corn harvest. We’re a little bit late with our celebratory singing workshop, but whose bothered by a few days! SUNDAY, 8TH AUGUST, 2021 10.00 am – 4.00 pm Boden Brook Farm, 87 Worthington Lane, Newbold, Coleorton, Leics. LE67 8PJ COST: £25 inc. Tea/coffee, biscuits etc Julie and Amanda from Calling Time will be leading us, teaching a selection of harvest type songs in three or four […]