Fundraising Events

 
'Ladies Who Lunch' at Seamill Hydro Hotel (2)
Thu, 14/12/2017
You are invited to join the 'Ladies Who Lunch' at Seamill Hydro Hotel where you will always receive a warm and friendly welcome.  The club provides a wonderful opportunity to make new friends, listen to entertaining guest speakers and enjoy a beautiful lunch while raising money for your local hospice.  With £10 annual membership and £18 for lunch per month, the club meets every second Thursday of the month, 12 noon for 1pm (September to June) at Seamill Hydro Hotel. Today's guests will be Stanley Primary School with "Christmas Celebration". To join or for more information, please contact Lyn on 01292 288488 or email community@ayrshirehospice.org.
 
 
Ladies Lunch Club at Western House Hotel (1)
Wed, 20/12/2017
You are invited to join the Ladies Lunch Club at Western House Hotel in Ayr where you will always receive a warm and friendly welcome.  The club provides a wonderful opportunity to make new friends, listen to entertaining guest speakers and enjoy a beautiful lunch while raising money for your local hospice.  With £10 annual membership and £16 for lunch per month, the club meets every third Wednesday of the month, 12 noon for 1pm (September to June) at Western House Hotel in Ayr. Today the club will be visited my May Steel and friends with a subject entitled "Rural Revellers". To join or for more information, please contact Lyn on 01292 288488 or email community@ayrshirehospice.org.
 
 
'Ladies Who Lunch' at Seamill Hydro Hotel (4)
Thu, 04/01/2018
You are invited to join the 'Ladies Who Lunch' at Seamill Hydro Hotel where you will always receive a warm and friendly welcome.  The club provides a wonderful opportunity to make new friends, listen to entertaining guest speakers and enjoy a beautiful lunch while raising money for your local hospice.  With £10 annual membership and £18 for lunch per month, the club meets every second Thursday of the month, 12 noon for 1pm (September to June) at Seamill Hydro Hotel. Today's speaker will be Margaret Cook who will be giving a talk on "The Lasses in the Life of Burns". To join or for more information, please contact Lyn on 01292 288488 or email community@ayrshirehospice.org.
 
 
Ladies Lunch Club at Western House Hotel (2)
Wed, 17/01/2018
You are invited to join the Ladies Lunch Club at Western House Hotel in Ayr where you will always receive a warm and friendly welcome.  The club provides a wonderful opportunity to make new friends, listen to entertaining guest speakers and enjoy a beautiful lunch while raising money for your local hospice.  With £10 annual membership and £16 for lunch per month, the club meets every third Wednesday of the month, 12 noon for 1pm (September to June) at Western House Hotel in Ayr. Today's speaker will be Kaye Bowman who will be giving a talk on the "Role of the District Nurse". To join or for more information, please contact Lyn on 01292 288488 or email community@ayrshirehospice.org.
 
 
2018 Burns Supper
Fri, 26/01/2018
Our annual Burns Supper will once again take place in the heart of Burns country at the Brig o Doon Hotel, Alloway.  The night is full of entertainment with Sheriff Lindsay Wood chairing the event. Jim Nichol will give the Toast to the Lassies with the Reply to the Lassies given by Linda Ormiston. Robbie Henderson will Address the Haggis and also perform some of the bards finest work. Peter Brown will provide the Immortal Memory. We will also have the primary 7 Burns Presidents from Alloway Primary performing. Tickets are £65 and includes a drink reception on arrival, a magnificent 4 course meal, tea or coffee and shortbread. Don't miss out on what promises to be a highlight in the Burns calendar. Tickets have been selling fast and are very limited.   Contact Graeme on 01292 288488 or email events@ayrshirehospice.org
 
 
'Ladies Who Lunch' at Seamill Hydro Hotel (5)
Thu, 08/02/2018
You are invited to join the 'Ladies Who Lunch' at Seamill Hydro Hotel where you will always receive a warm and friendly welcome.  The club provides a wonderful opportunity to make new friends, listen to entertaining guest speakers and enjoy a beautiful lunch while raising money for your local hospice.  With £10 annual membership and £18 for lunch per month, the club meets every second Thursday of the month, 12 noon for 1pm (September to June) at Seamill Hydro Hotel. Today's speaker will be Laura MacLean who will be giving a talk on "Education in Scotland". To join or for more information, please contact Lyn on 01292 288488 or email community@ayrshirehospice.org.
 
 
Ladies Lunch Club at Western House Hotel (3)
Wed, 21/02/2018
You are invited to join the Ladies Lunch Club at Western House Hotel in Ayr where you will always receive a warm and friendly welcome.  The club provides a wonderful opportunity to make new friends, listen to entertaining guest speakers and enjoy a beautiful lunch while raising money for your local hospice.  With £10 annual membership and £16 for lunch per month, the club meets every third Wednesday of the month, 12 noon for 1pm (September to June) at Western House Hotel in Ayr. Today's speaker will be John Adams who will be giving a talk on "Stained Glass". To join or for more information, please contact Lyn on 01292 288488 or email community@ayrshirehospice.org.
 
 
2018 art Exhibition and Sale
Fri, 02/03/2018
We are excited to announce that the Ayrshire Hospice annual Art Exhibition and Sale will be held at the Scottish Maritime Museum in Irvine from Friday 2nd March to Sunday 11th March 2018 with our exclusive preview night on Thursday 1st March. We are delighted to welcome back Steven Brown Art & Lifestyle this year as our main event sponsor and the wonderfully talented Steven Brown will also be attending the exhibition on Saturday 3rd March from 12pm – 2pm to meet and greet visitors. We always aim to have an array of artwork on display and with over 50 local artists exhibiting over 150 pieces of art there is sure to be something for everyone to enjoy For anyone wishing to find out more about this event please call 01292 288488 or email events@ayrshirehospice.org.
 
 
30th Anniversary Annual Ladies Lunch
Sun, 04/03/2018
We are returning to the fabulous new ballroom at Trump Turnberry Hotel on Sunday 4th March 2018 for our very special 30th anniversary annual ladies lunch. We are delighted to announce that our guest speaker is singer, presenter, actress and weekly columnist for the Evening Times, Michelle McManus.  Glasgow born Michelle won ITV’s Pop Idol in 2003 and is set to truly entertain us on the day. We are also thrilled to announce that our principal event sponsor is Urquhart Opticians, Ayrshire.   Huge thanks to Peter Telfer and Alistair Duff at Urquhart Opticians for their generous support. As this is always a very popular ladies event, we are hoping you will keep this date free in your diary and help us to celebrate this wonderful milestone.   The event is 12noon for 1pm.  There will be a chance to do some shopping round our stalls from 12noon. Tickets are £45 per person.  To reserve seats and or a table, please contact Lyn in the fundraising office on 01292 288488 or email community@ayrshirehospice.org
 
 
'Ladies Who Lunch' at Seamill Hydro Hotel (6)
Thu, 08/03/2018
You are invited to join the 'Ladies Who Lunch' at Seamill Hydro Hotel where you will always receive a warm and friendly welcome.  The club provides a wonderful opportunity to make new friends, listen to entertaining guest speakers and enjoy a beautiful lunch while raising money for your local hospice.  With £10 annual membership and £18 for lunch per month, the club meets every second Thursday of the month, 12 noon for 1pm (September to June) at Seamill Hydro Hotel. Today's speaker will be Robin Davies who will be giving a talk on "Tasting Wine". To join or for more information, please contact Lyn on 01292 288488 or email community@ayrshirehospice.org.
 
 
Ladies Lunch Club at Western House Hotel (4)
Wed, 21/03/2018
You are invited to join the Ladies Lunch Club at Western House Hotel in Ayr where you will always receive a warm and friendly welcome.  The club provides a wonderful opportunity to make new friends, listen to entertaining guest speakers and enjoy a beautiful lunch while raising money for your local hospice.  With £10 annual membership and £16 for lunch per month, the club meets every third Wednesday of the month, 12 noon for 1pm (September to June) at Western House Hotel in Ayr. Today's speaker will be Jean Wilson from Lime Tree Larder who will be giving some "Chocolate Talk". To join or for more information, please contact Lyn on 01292 288488 or email community@ayrshirehospice.org.
 
 
'Ladies Who Lunch' at Seamill Hydro Hotel (7)
Thu, 12/04/2018
You are invited to join the 'Ladies Who Lunch' at Seamill Hydro Hotel where you will always receive a warm and friendly welcome.  The club provides a wonderful opportunity to make new friends, listen to entertaining guest speakers and enjoy a beautiful lunch while raising money for your local hospice.  With £10 annual membership and £18 for lunch per month, the club meets every second Thursday of the month, 12 noon for 1pm (September to June) at Seamill Hydro Hotel. Today's speaker will be Jim Butler who will be giving a talk on "The Great Highland Bagpipes, Its Music & Traditions". To join or for more information, please contact Lyn on 01292 288488 or email community@ayrshirehospice.org.
 
 
Ladies Lunch Club at Western House Hotel (6)
Wed, 18/04/2018
You are invited to join the Ladies Lunch Club at Western House Hotel in Ayr where you will always receive a warm and friendly welcome.  The club provides a wonderful opportunity to make new friends, listen to entertaining guest speakers and enjoy a beautiful lunch while raising money for your local hospice.  With £10 annual membership and £16 for lunch per month, the club meets every third Wednesday of the month, 12 noon for 1pm (September to June) at Western House Hotel in Ayr. Today's guests will be the Cumnock & Doon Valley Bell-ringers. To join or for more information, please contact Lyn on 01292 288488 or email community@ayrshirehospice.org.
 
 
2018 Turnberry Pro Am
Fri, 04/05/2018
Our Pro-Am Tournament will be held on Friday 4th May 2018 on the Championship Ailsa Course at Trump Turnberry Resort.  Wilson’s Auctions are very kindly sponsoring the event again this year and we are very grateful for their support. Book now to reserve your team - you and two friends will accompany a PGA Professional in a team around the course in the tournament.   In the evening, we will welcome you to our Pro-Am Prize Giving Reception in the Caledonia Ballroom.  There will be an arrival drinks reception followed by a sumptuous three course dinner. Afterwards you will be entertained by a well known after dinner speaker.   Teams cost £1500.   Book now to avoid disappointment.   We hope you can join us! To book your team call us on 01292 288488 or email events@ayrshirehospice.org      
 
 
'Ladies Who Lunch' at Seamill Hydro Hotel (8)
Thu, 10/05/2018
You are invited to join the 'Ladies Who Lunch' at Seamill Hydro Hotel where you will always receive a warm and friendly welcome.  The club provides a wonderful opportunity to make new friends, listen to entertaining guest speakers and enjoy a beautiful lunch while raising money for your local hospice.  With £10 annual membership and £18 for lunch per month, the club meets every second Thursday of the month, 12 noon for 1pm (September to June) at Seamill Hydro Hotel. Today's speaker will be Cecily MacLagen who will be giving a talk on "Working with Quechur Inidians in Peru". To join or for more information, please contact Lyn on 01292 288488 or email community@ayrshirehospice.org.
 
 
Ladies Lunch Club at Western House Hotel (7)
Wed, 16/05/2018
You are invited to join the Ladies Lunch Club at Western House Hotel in Ayr where you will always receive a warm and friendly welcome.  The club provides a wonderful opportunity to make new friends, listen to entertaining guest speakers and enjoy a beautiful lunch while raising money for your local hospice.  With £10 annual membership and £16 for lunch per month, the club meets every third Wednesday of the month, 12 noon for 1pm (September to June) at Western House Hotel in Ayr. Today's speaker will be Jean Duffus who will be giving a presentation on "Pet Portraits and Arts & Crafts". To join or for more information, please contact Lyn on 01292 288488 or email community@ayrshirehospice.org.
 
 
2018 Starlight Walk
Sat, 19/05/2018
Let’s get glowing! Calling all you star gazers!  It’s time to get yourself into gear ready for the 2018 Starlight Walk!  2018 will be a very special years as it will be 10th year of the walk!  Therefore we have lots of celebratory ideas planned.  The date for the walk in Saturday 19th May from Ayr Racecourse and as usual there will be three routes to choose from; 13 miles, 9 miles and 4 miles. We are delighted to announce that Ayr Audi will once again be the main event sponsor. Colin McArdle will be there to keep you entertained on the night.   Registration opens on Monday 15th January with our early bird discount available until Wednesday 28th February (£15 for adults £7.50 for children – thereafter £20 for adults and £10 for children) Once registration is open you will be able to register online at www.ayrshirehospice.org or call us on 01292 288488.  So why not kick away those January blues and kick start your fitness for 2018 and sign up for the Starlight Walk and join us in celebrating this very special event! Watch this space for further details....  
 
 
2018 Summer Ball
Sat, 02/06/2018
Our fabulous Summer Ball is on Saturday 2nd June 2018 at Trump Turnberry Resort.  Tickets are sold out for this very popular event, however if you would like to be added to our waiting list please let us know and we will be in touch if anything becomes available.  We are delighted to announce Dowhill Farm, Seafield Stores and Seafield Pharmacy are our new main sponsor and we are very grateful for their support towards this fabulous event. Our guests will be welcomed to an arrival drinks reception before enjoying a sumptuous dinner and big band entertainment into the small hours with a few surprises on the night too! We have sponsorship opportunities available, advertising opportunities in the event programme, and would gratefully receive any auction or raffle prizes.  If you would be interested in supporting the hospice in this way we would be delighted to hear from you, please contact Mary or Justine on 01292 288488 or e-mail events@ayrshirehospice.org.    
 
 
'Ladies Who Lunch' at Seamill Hydro Hotel (9)
Thu, 07/06/2018
You are invited to join the 'Ladies Who Lunch' at Seamill Hydro Hotel where you will always receive a warm and friendly welcome.  The club provides a wonderful opportunity to make new friends, listen to entertaining guest speakers and enjoy a beautiful lunch while raising money for your local hospice.  With £10 annual membership and £18 for lunch per month, the club meets every second Thursday of the month, 12 noon for 1pm (September to June) at Seamill Hydro Hotel. Today's guest will be Olive Lindsay who will be performing "Songs from the Shows". To join or for more information, please contact Lyn on 01292 288488 or email community@ayrshirehospice.org.
 
 
Ladies Lunch Club at Western House Hotel (9)
Wed, 20/06/2018
You are invited to join the Ladies Lunch Club at Western House Hotel in Ayr where you will always receive a warm and friendly welcome.  The club provides a wonderful opportunity to make new friends, listen to entertaining guest speakers and enjoy a beautiful lunch while raising money for your local hospice.  With £10 annual membership and £16 for lunch per month, the club meets every third Wednesday of the month, 12 noon for 1pm (September to June) at Western House Hotel in Ayr. Today we will finish the 2017-2018 session with some musical entertainment. To join or for more information, please contact Lyn on 01292 288488 or email community@ayrshirehospice.org.
 
 
2018 Grand Canyon Trek
Fri, 24/08/2018
This stunning challenge is a real adventure where you will see the Grand Canyon at its most magnificent. The challenge involves trekking 66km, over five days, into the canyon along the classic Bright Angel and Kaibab Trails, visiting the iconic Lake Powell and ending this incredible journey in Zion National Park. This is a challenge to a corner of North America that will without a doubt take your breath away. On completion, you will travel back to the glamour of Las Vegas to celebrate the end of the challenge in style and explore this iconic city before flying back home the following day. The hospice trekking party will depart the UK on Friday 24th August returning on Saturday 1st September 2018. We’d love for you to join us and take on this fantastic challenge whilst raising much needed funds for the hospice! Minimum sponsorship for this challenge is £4,000 with an initial registration fee of £299.00. We know fundraising such a large amount is always daunting but we have Graeme Strawhorn on hand to help you along with your fundraising. Graeme will be happy to offer you tips and tricks on organising your own fundraising events and will happily provide posters, tickets and other materials to help you towards your fundraising goal. Once you get going there’ll be no stopping you! Get in touch and take on the challenge of a lifetime and raise much needed funds for the hospice! For more information contact Graeme on 01292 288488 or email events@ayrshirehospice.org