Events and Challenges
Sadly, due to the COVID-19, we will not be hosting any events in 2020. There are virtual events on offer. Please see below.
We are also promoting our events now for 2021
Our full events listing for 2021 is available on a download. Please click HERE
Virtual London Ghost Tour
A Halloween at home event
Date: Monday 26th October, 7pm
Duration: 1.5 hours
Where: This is a virtual event that will be hosted on Zoom. The tour will take you to the spookiest spots in London from The City Streets to the West End Squares
From spooky old pubs to creepy plague pits; from haunted houses to haunting graveyards – join us on this spooky virtual ghost tour of London.
Join from the comfort of your own home, where we will not be confined to one area of London, but rather, we can stray far and wide across the whole of the mysterious Metropolis to uncover its spookiest locations.
The tour will be led by London’s longest established ghost tour guide, a man who has been roaming the City’s shadows since 1982.
The tour will be conducted over Zoom – you will need to have downloaded the Zoom app in advance in order to join the Virtual Tour. Once you have registered your booking, you will be sent an invite and a password to join the tour.
Anyone can attend but under 18s must have an adult present
A minimum donation of £10 per household to join.
Limited places available so book now!
Dance with Jodie, Kieran, and Emma
When: Sunday 8th November 2020 at 11.15 am (one-hour session).
Where: At Home on Zoom
Great fun for all the family.
£3 per person/session. Call or e-mail to pay and Jodie will send on the zoom link.
T: Jodie on 07814353790
Here is an example of Zumba dance
Need to make a Will, but never seem to get round to it?
Make a Will Week commencing 16th -20th November can help.
We Are Beams have teamed up with two local Solicitors Argo Life and Legacy and Thackray Williams who have waived their usual fee in return for a donation to We Are Beams.
Having a Will guarantees all your wishes are met including, who will benefit from your money and other processions when you die, and ensure any children are provided for. It also will allow you to specify funeral arrangements and whether you would like to leave a gift in your will to a charity such as We Are Beams.
To make an appointment just contact one of the solicitors direct between the 16-20 November and Quote ‘We Are Beams Make a Will’. Each solicitor has a limited number of appointments available but these can take place at a later date.
In return for their time, the solicitors ask that you support We Are Beams with a minimum donation of £125 for a simple Will or £150 for a mirrored Will.
To make an appointment contact
Argo Life & Legacy
T: 01622 843729
First Floor Cooks Barn, Turkey Mill Business Centre, Ashford Road, Maidstone, Kent ME14 5PP
Booking page link-click HERE
Thackray Williams LLP
T: 01732 49 6451
Christmas Virtual Wine Tasting
When: Wednesday 2nd December, starting at 7pm
Where: At home, this event will be hosted on Zoom
Join We Are Beams for a fun evening of Virtual Wine Tasting
At this unique, fully immersive, online event, you will be guided through five different tasting bottles of wine by a professional sommelier, Matthew Iles – owner and proprietor of Quercus Wines. Matthew Iles will take you on a wine journey across the world, where you will visit vineyards and wine houses all from the comfort of your own home.
You will also have an opportunity to meet the Sevenoaks teams at Thackray Williams as well as network with other guests.
Tickets are £25 per household which includes 5 bottles of wine delivered to your address. There is also an opportunity to win a bottle of Gallimard Pere et Fils NV Champagne, RRP £28 kindly donated by Quercus Wines.
This event is strictly for over 18s only.
Numbers are very limited so register now!
How it works:
Once you register your wine tasting kit, including all 5 wines to be tasted, will be sent directly to your home address (please provide this at registration). The kit will provide you with your instructions for logging in to Zoom, where the event will be hosted. You will need to have downloaded the Zoom app in advance in order to join this event.
This event is kindly sponsored by Thackray Williams Solicitors
Break your Limit
We have teamed up with STRAVA to help you achieve your goal of running, walking, cycling, or doing laps of the garden.
This is a great way to get fit, feel happier and healthier and support a local charity.
The whole family can join in the fun.
Get yourself ready for when lockdown comes to an end.
Just click on the link HERE and get started. You will connect to STRAVA during the booking process and this technology will help you track your progress to share with others or sponsors.
We will issue you with a medal, certificate and for the children a Beams Teddy Bear.
Entry fee: £5 for an individual, or £10 for the family
This appeal will run from now until the end of the Lockdown Period…Good luck!
Date: Saturday 13th March 2021
Location: Princes Park Stadium, Dartford DA1 1RT
Time: Briefing to take place at 4pm,- Fire Walk will commence at approx. 6pm
Can you take the heat?
A once in a lifetime opportunity, take on the ultimate challenge by walking between 15-20 feet over hot coals at 550 degrees Celsius!
Step outside your comfort zone and help make a difference to over 450 families who access our services. No experience necessary. Please note, walkers must be over the age of 18.
Join us for a memorable evening; why not bring your friends along or perhaps get a team together to take part!
Early bird registration: £25.00 (register before the 25th December 2020) Suggested sponsorship: £75.00
Registration: £30 Suggested sponsorship: £75.00
*Registration on the night will increase to £40.00. Please note, we cannot guarantee places will be available on the night, this will be at a first come first serve basis*
Join #Team Beams and receive:
- A fundraising pack and support from our Community Fundraiser, providing tips and materials to help you reach your goal.
- An opportunity to visit our respite centre in Hextable.
- A once in a lifetime opportunity to push yourselves out of your comfort zone!
Register online here
We can now take bookings for 2021
Get the thrill of a lifetime with a 12,000 feet drop
A Tandem Skydive is an amazing experience that allows you to jump out of a plane securely attached to a very experienced Skydiving Instructor.
After a thorough briefing lasting about 30 minutes, the jump is made from 12,000 feet and includes a freefall of 30-40 seconds before your instructor opens your parachute. You will be given an opportunity to steer however the instructor remains in control at all times.
Go online www.headcorn.com to view a video.
Where does the jump take place?
At Headcorn Airfield right in the heart of Kent with incredible views of the southeast corner of England, the south coast of Essex, and the northern coast of France.
Headcorn Airfield, Headcorn, Kent, TN27 9HX. Tel 01622 891670. READ MORE