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June 2018 - Edition 273

A huge THANK YOU to everyone who came along and supported our annual Community Centre quiz night on Friday 25th May. We raised a grand total of £857.18p. Congratulations to the winners ‘Geeks from the Creek’ and well done to all the teams who took part. Thank you to Kay, Neil, Sarah and Maureen for the catering, to our scorers Gloria and Vanessa, to Peter and Mandy for selling raffle tickets and to everybody who pitched in to help clear away at the end of the night. 


On Saturday 9th, Crafty Sister’s will be hosting their ‘Spiritual & Wellbeing Fayre’ from 10am to 1pm which will be held in aid of local charities. Join them for a fantastic day with Fairies, Angels, Crystals, Jewellery, Psychics, Therapies, Reiki and much more on offer. Entry is free to this event.


Do you want to have some fun, make some new friends or just mess around with your family? On Sunday 10th June, Redwood Active will be holding their next Active Discovery Day and will be running short, taster Fencing PLUS their new Archery sessions!  You can take part in either session for just £1 per person and there's no need to book, just come down and join in the fun. The Discovery Day is being held between 10am and 4pm and for those who just want to enjoy the show there will be refreshments available. All equipment is supplied, however long sleeve clothing must be worn. Come along and check it out for a fun family day.


Russell Mckerracher has organised another fundraising ‘Whist Drive’ on Saturday 16th 

for arrival at 12.30pm. Come either with a partner or by yourself and be given a partner. Please contact Russell on 02392 463437 to reserve a place. ‘Thank You’ to all those who will come and support this event.


The Horticultural Society will be delighting us with their exquisite floral displays on Saturday 30th with their ‘Early Summer Show’ entitled ‘Sweet Peas and Roses’. The doors open at 1.30pm to disabled visitors, 2pm for the rest of the public. With such beautiful arrangements, unusual exhibits and tasty refreshments on offer, it is a day not to be missed.


Why not treat yourself, or a loved one, to a pamper experience with qualified therapists on Sunday 1st July. The pampering will combine three different experiences designed to promote a feeling of relaxation and well-being for the body, mind and spirit. Treatment includes three half hour treatments, Treatment 1 when you choose a facial, reflexology or back and should massage. Treatment 2 when you completely relax with meditation while received Reiki. Treatment 3 when you choose either a card reading or Indian head massage. Places are limited and must be booked in advance on 07940 440107.


Interested in Volunteering? Experience is not required and if you like meeting people and would like to be part of our friendly team we can promise you a warm welcome. We are short of volunteers from 4.30pm-6pm, 6pm-7.30pm and 7.30pm-9pm during the week and for two hour shifts on Saturdays and Sundays when we are open for functions. If you are interested, please call Tina Lambert, on 023 92467567 for an informal chat to see if it is something you would like to do. Thank You.


A new coach trip has been added to our itinerary for this year which will be to see the West End production of ‘Evita’ at the Kings Theatre, Southsea on Tuesday 13th November. There will be an official ‘open day’ for the bookings at 10.00am Tuesday 10th July, cost £42 inc coach.