ARBORY PARISH CHURCH, BALLABEG
First Sunday of the month Service at 8.30am and Family service at 10.30am. Other Sundays – 9.30 am Service of Holy Communion.
For further information please see Facebook/arborychurch.
Rev Colin Barry Tel 823080
Mr Mike Berry Tel 824550
COLBY METHODIST CHURCH
Services every Sunday at 10.30am
Sunday School every Sunday at 10.30am (during school terms)
Revd Richard Hall
Mr Tim Layhe Tel 466810
Sunday School Teacher
BALLABEG WOMEN'S INSTITUTE
Meetings – every second Wednesday of the month (except August) usually in Ballabeg Methodist Hall – all old and new members will be made most welcome.
Ann Cottier Tel 823974
LAA COLUMB KILLEY“LAA COLUMB KILLEY” means Saint COLUMBA’S DAY
It was customary that the service in the Church (Arbory Church being dedicated to St. Columba) should be followed by public games and rejoicings.
For over 100 years Arbory have held a fair called Laa Columb Killey on the Thursday nearest the anniversary of the date St Columba died.
Further details can be found at http://www.laacolumbkilley.org/
1st Arbory Brownies
1st Arbory Brownies on their Egyptian Holiday at Corrin Hall, Peel in May 2008
Brownies are girls aged between 7 to 10 years of age
We are on a Brownie Adventure and our aim is to have FUN!
If you would like more information on 1st Arbory Brownies, please contact Julie Farrar on 678343 or 411118.
Arbory School is a first class school and vitally important in binding the community together.
The school has been serving the Parish for 182 years.
The school website can be found at http://www.sch.im/arbory/Site/Home.html
IOM (Southern) Judo Club
BALLABEG METHODIST CHAPEL
Services normally every Sunday at 6.30pm.
Revd David Shirtliff, 16 Cronk Cullyn, Colby Tel 621968
Secretary: Mrs Mary Cringle
Hall bookings: Mrs Carole Bridson
Historical information from Manx Notebook
ARBORY WOMEN'S INSTITUTE
The Arbory WI meets in Colby Methodist Church Hall on the 2nd Thursday each month at 7.15pm. We are a friendly group and would welcome new members. If you are new to the area joining the WI is an excellent way to make new friends. Come along as a guest to a couple of meetings to find out who we are and what we do.
Mrs Sarah Phillips Tel: 426153
Mrs Kath Prior Tel 417628
Mrs Pat Crebbin
Second Thursday of the month
Colby Methodist Hall
TAI CHI CHUANTai Chi Chuan classes are held on Wednesday evenings throughout the year at Arbory Parish Hall.
Certified Instructor and Contact:
Alan Williamson Tel: 611663 or email@example.com
Further information on the benefits of Tai Chi can be found at
Contact Annie Anderson Tel 494489 or 613481
Arbory Fencing ClubTuesdays 4-5pm at Arbory Village Hall