NEWSLETTER FEBRUARY 2020
We say good bye to Wendy and Louise this month as they are moving on to pastures new, we wish them well.
We are introducing a new system re ordering your lunch, when you arrive in the mornings please go and sit down and the Lunch ticket person will call you up, they will be doing this one by one so there will be no rushing and all the ordering will be correct.
Don’t forget we have Bacon Rolls for sale for £1 and Toasted sandwiches Cheese/Ham with Tomato or onion for £1.50 between 9am-11am. We are also making sandwiches for you to take home for tea, we have various fillings so please order between 9am-11am and we will keep in the fridge for you to take home they are £1.50 each. We are introducing cheese & biscuits as of 6th January as a pudding so if you wish to have them you will need to tell the lunch ticket person.
If you require us to make a birthday cake for you the kitchen will need a weeks’ notice.Please chat with Deborah & Nikki if there is anything you are unable to eat and they will do their best to find an alternative for you. Please make sure you order the correct meal when you arrive as Deborah and Nikki will be unable to change this when they are serving lunch, also when you phone & order a lunch please can you specify what lunch you require if it is the one on the menu or the alternative to save any confusion. Remember lunch must be booked by 11.00am. We also have a nice range of homemade cakes, biscuits, plus sweets and chocolate treats. Please note only Day Centre Drinks can be consumed here, we cannot have people bringing in their own drinks. If there is a drink (non-alcoholic) that you would like to see on the servery please let us know, please do not bring in drinks and ask us to keep behind the Servery, we do have a nice range of cold drinks, hot drinks (Tea, Coffee, Cappuchinos,Horlicks, Bovril,Hot Chocolate and cartons of juice and water. We have put survey forms on all tables, please fill them in and place in plastic sleeve by the white board in the dining room, we cannot improve if we don’t have your comments. PLEASE NOTE THE SERVERY WILL BE CLOSED 12-1PM EVERY DAY. We will NOT be storing any items in the fridge or freezer that have been purchased from the shops as we have had a number of issues that have arisen so please be mindful of this when purchasing your goods.
Please also be mindful on how many shopping bags you take home on the bus as we are limited for space!
We are now selling a variety of items on our ‘Sales Trolley’, wrapping paper, sellotape, bingo dabbers, birthday cards, tissues, deodorants, combs etc., please let us know if you would like to be able to purchase any other items from here and we will do our best to provide them at a very reasonable price.
We have our entertainment programme for February we have Bingo, Jenga Challenge, Card Bingo, and more. Please do participate in our entertainment and activities afternoons, it takes a lot of time and effort to organise, plus it is a means of social interaction for everyone, and as they say ‘the more the merrier’.
We have also introduced a craft & art table in the rotunda please spend some time during the day to test your skills ask Louise or Helen for help to pass the morning by.
We will be having a Valentine’s Day £5 special on Friday 14th February, please book in the office with Myself.
On Monday 17th February we have Sharon the clothes lady visiting, lots of sale clothes, come and grab yourself a bargain.
On Tuesday 25th it is pancake day!
On Wednesday 26th February we have Sassi Gifts Visiting, lots of lovely things for you to purchase.
On Thursday 27th we have an outing to the Range, if you would like to go to this please put your name down in the office.
You can raise money for Farncombe Day centre through www.easyfundraising.org.uk please log on to it and register for the Day centre and every purchase you make through internet shopping you can raise money for us, please think about us when you are doing your sale shopping .