Arduaine, Kilmelford and Kilninver

Calendar and event page

The Calendar page shows individual events that are coming up, as well as regularly recurring events / things to do.

If you know of an event coming up that is not yet listed here, please tell us about it.

Upcoming events

Kilmelford Healthy Village Group, Thursday 15th November, 10.30 - 12 noon at Village Hall, Kilmelford

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Join us on Thursday 15th November at The Village Hall, from 10.30am - 12.00 noon. Bring along some old photos from your childhood holidays and share stories in our reminiscence session. Tea & cakes. All welcome.

North Argyll Carers Centre and Argyll TSI are working in partnership to bring people in rural Argyll together, to share knowledge, learn new things,and help reduce loneliness.
Mairi Fleck 01631 564422 / 07795434499 or Ali Martin on 01631 564422 / 07796714672

Kilninford News AGM, Tuesday 27th November, 8pm at Village Hall

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

The Kilninford Newsletter Team would like your input! Please come to our AGM on the 27th November, 8pm at the Village Hall in Kilmelford. We would very much appreciate to hear your views on the newsletters we have been publishing. The Kilninford News Team consists of volunteers and a lot of work goes into publishing 3 issues a year. Would you like us to continue the way we do? Would you like to see different information in the newsletter? Let us know! And even better...come to our AGM on the 27th November, we will put the kettle on. Thank you!
newsletter team

Fire Fighters Charity Christmas Pub Quiz, 8th December, 7.30 pm at Cuilfail Hotel

Saturday, December 8, 2018

A great night of fun and head scratching with Christmas related questions and chocolate Santas to win for each round. Teams of up to 6 still at the unbelievable low cost of only £3:00 per head. Keep the date in your diary and look out those thinking heads.

Xplorers Play Time, Saturday 17th November at village hall, Kilmelford

Saturday, November 17, 2018

The next Playz time is on Saturday 17th November 11am - 12.30 pm in the Village Hall with the usual soft ball, creative crafts and snacks. All ages welcome.

Xplorers Prayz Time, Sunday 2nd December 4pm. at Kilmelford Church

Sunday, December 2, 2018

The Christingle making at Prayz time in the church is on Sunday 2nd December 4 pm. A story and preparations for Christmas. Everyone very welcome to come and join in.
Georgina Dalton 01866 844212

Hogmanay Party at Village Hall, 9pm - late

Monday, December 31, 2018

We are planning a Hogmanay Party again at the Village Hall. Great fun for the whole family. Adult £5, child £2.50 (pay at door), music, dancing, raffle, bring your own food/drinks. Raising funds for the village hall. Donations of raffle prizes much appreciated! Any questions/offers of help, please contact Carla or Astrid.
Hall committee members: Astrid 01852 200563 or Carla 01852 200507

Recurring events


Music Night
Monday evenings

Every Monday from 9pm. at The Shower of Herring.
Come and enjoy. Musicians - bring along your instruments and join in. All welcome.


Bagpipe Sessions
Tuesday evenings

Every Tuesday from 8.30pm at The Cuilfail Hotel
Come and play - or listen!

Yoga Class
Tuesdays 6.30 - 7.45 pm

Kilmelford Village Hall
Open class, all welcome. Please bring a yoga mat if you have one and a warm blanket.
Drop-in £8. or 6 classes £45 Karen offers private 1:2:1
Contact Karen: 07793653080 or or


Craft and Things
Wednesday mornings

For anyone interested in embroidery, tapestry, sewing, knitting, crochet and other similar crafts, meetings are in the Kilmelford Village Hall every Wednesday morning from 10 a.m. - 12noon.
£2.00 per person for each session.
Toni Mitchell; 01852 316151
Olga Salmond; 01852 200787

Mothers and Toddlers Playgroup
Wednesday afternoons

Playgroup is on every Wednesday at The Kilmelford Village Hall from 1:30 - 3pm. All preschool, babies and bumps welcome. We get to have a chat and a cuppa while the kids play or do crafts. It would be great to see more mums, dads, grandparents, etc and their little ones. Holidaymakers are also more than welcome, it's a great way to spend a rainy Wednesday afternoon. We look forward to seeing you there.
Ann (Luke & Ben's mum) or contact Georgina on 01866 844212

Melfort Ukuleles
Wednesday evenings

Craignish Village Hall
Beginners/Slow Session 6.50 ? 7.25pm. Children welcome (free) when accompanied by paying adult (3 children max per adult).
Main Session: 7.30-9.00pm Followed by refreshments.
Spare ukuleles available to borrow. ?5/person
Sarah Whittle 01852 500790 or email


Scottish Country Dancing
Thursday evenings

Scottish Country Dancing will again take place most Thursday evenings at 8 p.m. in Kilmelford Village Hall. New faces are always welcome at any time. However, it's better to start as near to the beginning of the season as possible, so why not come along soon.
Bob Fleck
07787 303562
01852 200258(eve)

Coffee Mornings at Kilmelford
Village Hall

Coffee mornings are held on the first Thursday of the month at the village hall in Kilmelford from 10.30 am - noon
Everybody is invited to come and enjoy the delicious home baking. Proceeds in aid of Kilmelford Village Hall and Church. Bring and buy bookstall. 100 Club draw. Local Produce Sale. If you would like to help with the baking, please contact Diane Scaife.

Diane Scaife; 01852 200208

Art Group
Thursday afternoons

The group meets weekly on Thursdays from 2 p.m. - 4.30 p.m.

Agnes McColl; 01852 200365

The Healthy Villages Project
3rd Thursday each month

Kilmelford Village Hall from 10.30am - 12.00 noon. For more information please contact Mairi Fleck
Mairi Fleck: 01631 564422


Music Nights
Friday evening

Every 1st and 3rd Friday of the month, from 9.30 pm. at Loch Melfort Hotel
Come and enjoy. Musicians - bring along your instruments and join in.
Loch Melfort Hotel; 01852 200233


3rd Saturday or Sunday each month

Xplorers: Every 3rd Saturday or Sunday of the month the Xplorers meet for either Playz Time or Prayz Time.
Playz Time is at the village hall in Kilmelford from 11 a.m. till 12.30 p.m.
The Saturday Playz group is all about games (football/board games/arts and crafts - Playz time -). The Sunday Prayz group is held at the Kilmelford Church from 4 p.m. till 5.30 p.m. The Xplorers Prayz Time in the Church will always have a bible related theme along/prayer/songs with crafts.
Snacks are served at both events and parents are welcome to either leave the child (if over 5 years of age) or stay and join for tea/coffee and crafts.
Playz Time at village hall: January, March, May, July, September, November
Prayz Time at Church: February, April, June, August, October, December
Georgina 01866 844212
Helen 01852 200789
Shirley 01852 200702