Social Evening: the next social evening will take place in Grewelthorpe school on Friday, February 1 at 7.30pm when Roger Chapman will talk about his expedition to The Lost World in South America. The cost is £5 per head and this will include a drink and light refreshments. All proceeds will go to St James and the Methodist Church funds.

Church Refurbishment: the work on the refurbishment project in the church is expected to begin shortly. Work will be done at the back of the church to provide toilet and disabled facilities. Much fund raising has been done recently to raise the necessary funds for this project, but the target has yet to be reached and the church council is appealing for extra help. Please contact any member of the church council if you can help in any way.

G Club: this months meeting will take place in church on Wednesday, February 13 from 6-7pm. All children of primary school age are welcome.

Unused Christmas Cards: are being collected by Sue Hurley. If you have any cards with their envelopes that were unused at Christmas please give them to Sue who will make them up into packs to be sold at the August Fleamarket.

Grewelthorpe WI Quiz.: the 2013 edition of Grewelthorpe Womens Institutes very popular annual quiz is now available. They cost £1 each and there is a prize of £20. Please send money and a SAE for your copy or copies to Barbara Bradley, Nutwith House, Grewelthorpe HG4 3DD.

Womens Institute Meeting: the February meeting of Grewelthorpe WI will be held in the school at 7pm on Thursday, February 7 when Richard Willis will talk about the Wonders of the Waterways. The competition will be for a painted hard boiled egg. New members and visitors are always welcomed.