Sark Singers are now meeting every Monday night at the Hall at 7pm to rehearse for their concert in May. singers are always welcome. On 9th March at 2pm there is a jumble sale at the Island Hall and Friends of Sark School are hosting a masked ball at Stocks Hotel that evening which will include a disco, buffet and a hamper raffle. Tickets for the ball cost £20 and are available from the School and Gallery Stores. The ‘Sark’s Got Talent’ competition will be held at the Hall on 15th March with up to £500 of prize money to be won. It’s not too late to enter. Contact Leanne at the Hall for more information on 832666. There will be an exhibition of local art and craftwork at the Island Hall between 4th and 6th April, including a section for junior artists. Contact Caragh for more information on 832414. Sark Astronomy Society are holding a Spring Starfest weekend between 12th and 14th April with guest astronomers Dr marek Kukula and Dr Chris Lintott. Tickets for Folk Festival sold out months ago but anyone living in Sark can now buy a special resident’s pass for the cost of £35 for the weekend. Tickets are on sale from the Sark Tourism Office and the Festival runs from Friday 5th to Sunday 7th July.
Picture by Sue Daly
Checking out the bargains at the Sark jumble sale