St. Michael's Church, Stinsford, Dorset
Thomas Hardy Birthday Morning Church Service
A service at St. Michael's Church, Stinsford to commemorate Hardy's 180th Birthday
Sunday 7th June - 10.00am
Please join us for a service led by the Venerable Panny Sayer, Archdeacon of Sherborne, to celebrate Hardy's birthday, during which there will be a wreath laid on Hardy's grave.
1.00pm: Procession by the Town Council to Hardy's Statue for readings and a Wreath-laying ceremony; followed by the same at William Barnes' statue.