Up-coming Events

It is intended that details of forthcoming events will be published on this page. It would be helpful to receive suggestions for new venues and events from members. Please contact any member of the Committee with ideas.

If you are unable to attend the normal monthly meetings at Friends Cafe  Bar then check this page. Give the nominated contact a call if you wish to make reservations. Normally at least 7 days notice is required so that final numbers can be given to the restaurants for booking confirmations.  

Next Monthly Meetings 2019/20

Held on the 2nd Wednesday of month

(no meetings July/August)

13 November 2019

11 December 2019

8 January 2020

12 February 2020 – AGM

11 March 2020


November Lunch – Wednesday, 27 November 2019

Venue: El Tintero, Pilar De la Horadada
Time: 1pm for 1.30pm
Cost: Menu del Dia €10 (starter/main/desert/drink) Various other menus/prices available – see below
Contact: James Griffin


Menu 1 @ 10Euros, starter, main, desert and a drink
Starter Choice: Chicken Paella or typical spanish soup
Main Choice: Calamares with fried potatoes and salad or Cocido stew
BUT you may swap your main and starter round if you wish or substitute one for a healthy option salad.

Now for the Interesting bit! (Not for the faint hearted)
Menu 2: Salad + 900g Chuleton Beef T bone steak + 1 drink (beef could be shared) 30€
Menu 3: Salad + 400g entrecote rib eye + 1 drink 20€ Menu 4: Salad + traditional beef cachopo (cordon bleu 3 styles) + 1 drink 26€
Menu 5: Salad + cider marinaded cod served in a ceramic dish with tempura vegetables + 1 drink 20€ Deserts and coffee optional extras if you have room on menus 2-5

Please advise James Griffin (contact above) with menu choices

XMAS PARTY – Saturday, 14 December 2019

Venue: The Coopers Arms, Doña Pepa
Time: 7pm for 7.30pm
Cost: €20 per person ** LIMITED TO 60 PEOPLE **

Contact: Fred & Dreena Wharton:

Full Christmas Carvery including bottle of wine between two. Entertainment will be provided by the venue.
NB: €5 deposit or the full amount required at the September meeting. This event is selling out fast – 30 already signed up. To book your place, please contact Fred & Dreena above