Whats on Inverbervie

Photo of mystery statue at Bervie Beach walk.
Photo of mystery statue at Bervie Beach walk.

Parish News

Services at Arbuthnott, Bervie, Gourdon and Kinneff Church of Scotland with Rev Dennis Rose.

Sunday, January 25, 10am Arbuthnott,11.30am Service at Bervie Church, King Street, Inverbervie.

Visit the Church website at www.arbuthnottbervieandkinneff.org.uk or like them on facebook for regular updates.

Services at St David’s Episcopal Anglican Church, Victoria Terrace, Inverbervie with Rev Samantha Ferguson

Saturday, January 24, 6.30pm Roman Catholic Mass

Sunday, January 25, 9.30am Holy Communion - Anglican / Episcopal

The Reverand Samantha J Ferguson, M.Theol (HONS) Rector at www.episcopalinverbervie.org.uk

“Woman of the Way”

WOW will next be meeting today (Thursday).

Women of the Way is a group open to ladies of the parish. It meets fortnightly to learn more about God and discuss how members can apply their faith in their daily lives and to support one another. As well as studying the Bible, and a time of prayer, the group always have lots of fun at meetings.

They have recently welcomed a number of new members, and are always delighted to have new people along. WOW meet in Arbuthnott at the home of one of the members on Thursdays from 7.45 – 9.45pm. For further information about the group contact Caroline Jones (tel: 361178) or Margaret Benton (tel: 362964). Alternatively you can e-mail margaret.benton@whsmithnet.co.uk

Bervie Church Choir

The Church Choir have resumed practices in the choir room, Bervie Church, on Wednesdays from 7.30-8.30pm.

New members will be made very welcome. Turn up to practice or talk to Choir Master Brian Hurst.

Friday Prayer Group

Prayers Help! Join us tomorrow (Friday) at 9.45am at Bervie Church Centre, King Street, Inverbervie, or send your prayer request to Margaret_benton@whsmith.net.co.uk or call 01651 362964.

Recordings of Bervie


Recordings are available on CD each Sunday. If you, or someone you know, would like a copycontact Sound Desk or else John Gillespie 01561 361513

Church Library

Can you spare a couple of hours at a time to suit you, to assist in bringing the Church Library back into shape?

Quite a number of books etc have been donated and need to be classified and put on the shelves.

Please speak to John Gillespie 01561 361513 for further information.

Fair Trade Café

Wednesday, January 28, 10am-11.30am Fair Trade coffee and fresh hot pancakes, Bervie Church Centre, King Street, Inverbervie.

Baby Reflexology Workshops in Inverbervie

Baby Reflex is a gentle form of reflexology created for babies. Parents, grandparents and foster careers can learn reflexology techniques to use on their own children.

Parents have found reflexology to be helpful for colic, reflux, teething, sleeping and comforting.

The Living Rooms, Church Street, Stonehaven, Inverbervie, DD10 ORU

The course runs for three weeks from February. To book a space please e mail lynne@butterflydreams.co.uk or phone 07808 764712.

Bervie Youth Project

Saturday, January 24, sports events from 3-4pm in Bervie Sports Centre, Kirkburn, basketball/netball, P7 to adults, all more than welcome to attend this free fun session. The sports events are not currently sponsored by any company or individuals for January..

Youth Café, 7-9pm, The Herd Centre, Townhead, P7 to Young Adult, free hot chocolate and home bakes. Youth Café events are not currently Sponsored by any company or individuals for January.

Story time and Rhyme Time

Bervie Library, Church Street, will be the venue this Saturday, January 24, from 10.30-11am. This free activity is designed for pre-school children.

Inverbervie.library@aberdeenshire.gov.uk for more information.

Bervie Play Park

Monthly roller disco this Sunday, January 25, 3-4.30pm in Bervie Sports Centre, £1 entry for skaters or spectators.

Please take your own clean skates.

Bervie Play Parks Scottish Registered Charity SC0 42985

Bervie Auctions

These are at 14 Market Square, Inverbervie, DD10 0RN, 01561 361379

Next sale date is Wednesday, January 28, with the sale starting at 6.30pm

Viewings on Tuesday, January 27, from 6.30-8pm at and Wednesday, January 28, fromt 10am- noon and 2-4pm

Bervie School Community Project with The Maggie Law

The Maggie Law Maritime Museum is sponsoring a project with Primary 4 at Bervie School.

The project began last November, and the pupils will produce a portfolio about the life and times of Hercules Linton, and the Cutty Sark, which will include documentary material, music songs and poetry which will be produced by March 2015 and presented to the Royal National Maritime Museum in Greenwich, the home of the Cutty Sark.

The project is being coordinated by Dave Ramsay, project director of the Maggie Law Museum, and Jacky Niven the Gourdon artist, working with the head and deputy headteachers and Primary 4 teachers.

Jacky will be assisting the pupils put together the various graphic design elements of their portfolio for a formal presentation of their Project.

Brighter Bervie

Debbie Ryan, resident artist for Brighter Bervie, will be returning the end of the month to run craft workshops, for Bervie School, Castle Lodge ,Parent & Toddler Group, Scouts, Bervie Lunch Club, Beavers, Bervie Church Centre Daycare group, Cubs and Bervies Craft Group Knit & Natter.

If you would like to arrange a craft workshop for your group or give some feedback visit www.debbieryan.co.uk

Garden maintenance work continues on a weekly basis and members will meet this Saturday, January 24, at 10am onwards.

An Evening with Karen McCaugh Spiritualist Medium with Bervie Youth Project

This will be on Friday, March 6, 7.30-9.30pm in the Burgh Hall, Farquhar Street, Inverbervie, costing £10 Tickets on sale ahead of the night due to limited numbers.

Strictly no alcohol. Teas and coffees will be provided and a raffle during the evening, both hosted by Bervie Youth Project to raise funds.

Raffle on the night and proceeds will go to Bervie Youth Project

Strictly for over-18s only, tickets are on sale from Bervie Paper Shop, Queens Arms Public House and Tidy Tangles, all King Street Inverbervie, They will be sold in a first come first serve basis. http://www.karenmccagh.com/

Aberdeen Opera Company

‘Dolly Mixture’ is a celebration of all things Dolly.

‘Dolly Mixture’ features songs by a diverse range of artists; from Kenny Rogers to Whitney Houston and The Bee Gees to Miley Cyrus.

It’s on Wednesday, February 25, at the Burgh Hall, Farquhar Street, Inverbervie, at 7.30pm. Tickets, c osting £8, on sale at Bervie Paper Shop.

Event being held in association with Bervie Skate Park to raise funds for the new skate park!

Bervie Library

The library is situated on Church Street, Inverbervie.

Opening hours: Monday 6-8pm, Tuesday 2-4.30pm, Wednesday 10am-noon, Thursday 2-4.30pm, Fri day closed, Saturday 10am-12.30pm, Sunday closed.

Craft Workshops

Ladies craft workshops have been arranged, Vintage Wreath and Heart Necklace (Wire) Workshops with Sheena at The Angel Tree and Learn to Crochet with Jay Greengrass in Bervie over the next few months.

Spaces are limited and prices from £20 per head.

To book a space of to find our more information call Caroll on 01561 361587 .998k

Mystery Statue

A mystery wood carving has been discovered on the walk round to Bervie Beach, If anyone has any information about the sculpture, where it came from, who installed it and when, “we are dying to know”!

This is not a new sculpture and it becomes covered in the summertime with overgrowing foliage.