July 16th 2018

 

July 16th – BASTILLE DAY!!

Box Twinning Comittee wishes to show how the French celebrate this wonderful day. It has been organised by the Box Twinning Committee in solidarity with Sorigny.

June 23-24 2018 ’10-Fingers’ Exhibition in Sorigny

See the PDF document 20180610_BoxParishMag_PicturesFor10Fingers (in English).

See New Gallery of paintings shown in Sorigny 23-24 June 2018

June 23 and 24: Exhibition of ’10 fingers’ in the village hall. About 15 paintings arrived from Box and were exhibited during this week in the village hall and at the media library. We had a Tea Time during the 2 days from 15h00 to 18h00.
See also: 2018 Sorigny 10 Digits

Saturday, June 23: Music festival. We shared the dessert with the festival committee (Comité des Fêtes).

May 2018: Sorigny & Box invade the Gower

See the PDF document: Sorigny & Box Invade the Gower – May 2018! – EN
and 201805 Trait d’Union Sorigny EN 201805 Trait d’Union Sorigny (in English)

Sunday, May 27: Europe Day organized by Artannes. Place chosen: Chateau de Saché. Celine has a meeting with all committees on Tuesday, April 10 and will keep us informed. For those interested, you can now book your Sunday . Take Care: This is also Mother’s Day.

The Sorigny Twinning Committee was present on the Europe Day at Artannes on Sunday 27 May 2018:

April 2018: New videos

New video: Part1 2018 A la piscine / 2018 To the swimming pool.
2018 Trip to the swimming pool for the children of Sorigny
New video: Part 2 2018 On arrive au ‘Spadium’ Arrival at the Spadium.

March end: Accounts 2017 & Minutes 27/03/2017

Click links to view:
Box Twinning Accounts 2017 signed and
Box Twinning Minutes 27th March 2018

March 2018: Planned Activities for 2018

In chronological order:

April 10th to 15th: Mike and Carole’s visit (non-twinning) Wednesday, April 11 RDV at the Youth Reception and the ‘Association of 10 fingers’ with Mike.
Friday, April 20: Meeting with Mr Mayor for the installation of a skittles track.
May 4th to 7th: Weekend at Box and Wales for the Sorignois.

Sunday, May 27: Europe Day organized by Artannes. Place chosen: Chateau de Saché. Celine has a meeting with all committees on Tuesday, April 10 and will keep us informed. For those interested, you can now book your Sunday . Take Care: This is also Mother’s Day.
June 23 and 24: Exhibition of ’10 fingers’ in the village hall. About twenty paintings will arrive from Box and will be exhibited during this week in the village hall and at the media library. We are planning a Tea Time during the 2 days from 14h30 to 17h30. Planning cake-making too.
Saturday, June 23: Music festival. We will share the sweet with the festival committee.
Saturday, July 14: Sweet & Sour stand in partnership with the festival committee.
Saturday, November 10: Guy Fawkes.

Note:
The next meeting to organize the Europe Day and the ’10 fingers exhibition’ is on Wednesday, May 16 at 20.00 hrs in the Alumni room.

2018 February: Faux Amis / False Friends 2

See a new article with useful links to explain many more of the confusions between the languages of French and English:
https://sorigny-comitejumelage.com/2018/02/19/faux-amis-false-friends-2/.

2018 February: Box Twinning Signs sent to Box from Sorigny

[Received 12 February 2018]

Box Twinning Signs

2018 New Year Letters

From the Mayor of Sorigny and John Whitford, Membership Secretary, Box.

Click the links to view:

Box Twinning Group Newsletter January 2018 EN

2018 Sorigny Bulletin Esnault Letter EN