Blueberry Muffins Newsletter June 2021


Spring being a tough act to follow, God created June.

Al Bernstein

Saturday 5th June – 10:00 am Coffee morning at Haskins

A chance to get together for coffee cake and chat!

Friday 11th June  6:30 pm via Zoom – Tipples & Nibbles

Our tippling and nibbling has now reached countries beginning with T, U and V.  There will be some ingenious choices for sure!

Tuesday 15th June 12:30 pm – Garden Lunch

Put on your glad-rags and glamorous headgear for a lovely lunch in the gardens of Inga, Venus Shimmer-Shine. Cost will be £2 which Inga is very kindly donating to Blueberry Muffins funds.

This is now fully booked but, if you’ve missed out, please let Princess Jessica know and we can put you on a waiting list

Friday 25th June 2:30 pm- Strawberry Guzzle

Courtesy of the Duchess Georgiana, this is a return of our ever-popular annual Strawberry Guzzle

Enjoy a lavish tea with Prosecco (or alternative nonalcoholic drink) in the Duchess’ beautiful garden.

Please contact Princess Jessica as soon as possible, and by 7th June at the latest, if you would like to come

Sunday 27th June 12:30 pm – Lunch Club at Efes

Enjoy a delicious Sunday lunch at this really excellent Turkish restaurant, which is at the Tarring Road end of Clifton Road. Twelve places have already been taken but please contact Catherine the Great – aka Kathy Keen – if you would like to be added to the waiting list

Monday 28th June – 2:30 pm – Zoom Bookends

What book are you enjoying (or perhaps not so much enjoying?) at the moment. Please share your thoughts with the rest of the group and maybe get some ideas for your next read.

Monday 12th July 2:30 pm– Knit & Natter

Time to enjoy a cuppa and a chat with your Blueberry Muffins friends and (if you wish) also make progress with your knitting or sewing.

Many thanks to Tuula, Countess of Carelia who will be our hostess on this occasion.   Cost is £2 to cover tea and biccies.

Thursday 8th July 5:00 pm – Cocktail Making at the Rocking Horse

A few places still available at this fun event!  Cost is £25. Please contact Kathy, Viscountess of Verse, if you would like to take part

Wednesday 14th July – Visit to Highdown Gardens

A gentle wander around these beautiful gardens followed by a lovely lunch.

Details yet to be finalised but if you are interested, please give your name to Maria, Duchess Deux-Divorcé

Tuesday 20th July 9.30 am – Fascinator Workshop

Make yourself some beautiful headgear with the help and advice of expert hatmaker Isabella Josie. Cost is £35 with a

£10 deposit. A few places are still available so if you’re interested, please contact Queen Judy as soon as you possible

Thursday 12th August – ‘South Pacific’ at Chichester Theatre

Tickets are already booked but please contact Queen Jenny if you don’t have one but might be interested if one becomes available.

*Save the Date - Wednesday 15th December *

OK – we probably don’t want to think about Christmas yet but please put this date in your diary. We have booked Worthing Golf Club for our annual Christmas lunch and it will certainly be an event you don’t want to miss!


And don’t forget our ongoing online chats with WhatsApp:

Events for June and July

Saturday 5th June – Haskins Coffee Morning

Friday 11th June – Tipples & Nibbles

Tuesday 15th June – Garden Lunch

Friday 25th June – Strawberry Guzzle

Sunday 27th June – Sunday Lunch Club

Monday 28th June – Bookends

Saturday 3rd July – Coffee Morning

Thursday 8th July – Cocktail Making

Monday 12th July – Knit & Natter

Wednesday 14th July – Highdown Gardens

Tuesday 20th July – Fascinator Workshop

Thursday 12th August – South Pacific