Worth Society Forthcoming Events
The Worthian Football Tournament for the Henry Surtees Memorial Trophy and Henry Surtees award will take place on Sunday 19th March 2017 on the Playing Fields at Worth School. Kick-off 2pm. The Spring Worthian Squash Fixture will take place on the same day at 11:30am followed by a buffet lunch.
Our St Benedict’s Day Mass & ‘Meatball’ Supper will be held at 6:30pm on Wednesday 22nd March 2017 at St Mary Moorfields Church, 4-5 Eldon Street, London EC2M 7LS. Bring family and friends to our annual London Mass where we remember deceased Worthians, followed by a Reception hosted by the Society in the Parish Centre below the Church. We are very excited to have the Belpassi Bros with their famous meatballs providing a ‘pop-up’ restaurant this year. So that we can get an idea of numbers please reserve your places here. There will be a Worthian Choir led by Ben Oakley (F’08) who will be accompanied by the acclaimed Worth Abbey organist, D’Arcy Trinkwon. If you would like to sing in the choir do please email Ben here.
Our annual Careers Networking Evening has been rescheduled for Thursday 6th April 2017 and will now take place from 6:30pm at the new venue of Corney & Barrow, 10 Parternoster Square, London EC4M 7DX. If you would like some help in making a career choice or would like to speak to somebody in a particular field then this is the event for you. Come and have a chat over an informal drink with Worthian professionals in various fields as well as general graduate recruiters. Equally if you feel you can offer some help to young Worthians then we’d be delighted if you could join us. Do email Mary Lou Burge to confirm your attendance and indicate which careers you are interested in.
A London Dinner for Worthians from the 1960s and 1970s Decades of the School will take place on Thursday 4th May 2017 at The Cavalry & Guards Club, 127 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London W1J 7PX commencing with pre-dinner drinks, funded by Worth Society, at 7pm. Dinner will be at 7:30pm and consist of 3 courses, wine and coffee which will be approx. £65 per head. With now over 100 Worthians registered places are limited so if you would like to reserve a place for this event please email Mary Lou Burge.
The Class of 1967 50 Year Reunion Lunch will be held on Thursday 29th June 2017 at Worth School. If you would like to attend then do please email Mary Lou Burge.
On Saturday 19th August 2017 at 11am there will a special Mass in the Abbey Church followed by a drinks Reception to celebrate Fr Stephen Ortiger’s Golden Jubilee. All are welcome!
The Class of 2007 10 Year Reunion will be held on Saturday 7th October 2017 , the Class of 1976 40 Year Reunion is in the initial stages of planning for Autumn 2017 and we have started to get the ball rolling for the Class of 1996 20 Year and Class of 1987 30 Year Reunions. If you would like further information on any of the above then do get in touch!
School Mass Worthians are most welcome to join the School and the Monastic Community at Mass in the Abbey Church at 5:10pm every Thursday during term-time.
Sunday Parish Mass Worthians are most welcome to join the Monastic Community at the Parish Mass which takes place every Sunday at 9:30am in the Abbey Church.
For more information on any of the above please contact Mary Lou Burge, Worth Society Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org or Tel: 01342 710241