December Newsletter

NEWSLETTER DECEMBER 2019  

Christmas is upon us so there will be lots of things going on this month!

 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 have also introduced sandwiches for people to take home for tea they also need to be ordered between 9am-11am for £1.50.  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 December we have Bingo, Team games, Card Bingo, Baking 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 lounge, please spend some time during the day to test your skills ask Louise or Helen for help to pass the morning by.

On Tuesday 3rd December we have Reiki & Reflexology 2-3pm in the lounge please come along and support.

On Friday 6th December we have the Farncombe Christmas Light Switch on here run by Godalming Town Council 4.30-5pm then after in the day centre for refreshments.

On Sunday 15th December we have our roast lunch special and entertainment, please see separate poster for details, entertainment will be by Billy and tickets will be £5 each.

Christmas Lunches week is week beginning 16th December all users will get one free Christmas lunch, they will be running all week and we will be having different entertainment each afternoon so you need to book it in the office with myself or Wendy on which day you wish to attend.

Friday 20th December will be our last day at the centre and we will reopen on Thursday 2nd January 2020.

Don’t forget we still have our Christmas Table selling Diaries, wrapping paper, tinsel and much more.

We have been very lucky to have been awarded a grant so we have 3 iPads so we have them for all to use, please come and ask if they have not been put out.

Would like to wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year and thank you for all your support over the year!

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 Christmas shopping.                         Annette

November Newsletter

NEWSLETTER NOVEMBER 2019  

Now the colder weather is setting in we have stopped salads and homemade chunky soup will be on the menu.

We also welcome 6 charterhouse Students every Thursday helping us and joining in with activities, they will be with us until March next year.

 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. 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 October we have Bingo, Hole in one, chair yoga, and seated Exercise 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 lounge, please spend some time during the day to test your skills ask Louise or Helen for help to pass the morning by.

On Wednesday 6th November we have the Farncombe Day Centre Annual general meeting, after the meeting you are invited to have free Tea and cake, we will have local dignitaries attending and chairperson Bill Hislop will be speaking.

Monday 11th is Rememberance Day, which we will acknowledge with a

minutes silence. On Tuesday 12th November we have an outing to

Keydell (winter woodland) please see separate poster for details.

On Wednesday 13th November we have Belinda here selling jewellery 10am-12pm, time to purchase some Christmas presents.

On Saturday 16th November we have our Christmas Fair 10.30-12.30, we have lots of stalls and we will be running a free minibus that day for people that wish to come. We are also looking for donations for Tombolas,raffles etc, we would greatly appreciate any donations. The Raffle is now displayed and Tickets are 50p per strip so please purchase them for a great cause.

On Tuesday 19th November we have the sight for surrey bus visiting 10am-12pm.

On Tuesday 26th we have an outing to Badshot Lea garden centre please see separate

On Wednesday 27th we have Sassi Gifts visiting 10am-12pm, so more Christmas shopping.

Starting Monday 4th November we will be making Sandwiches to take away , they must be ordered by 11am and they will be Cheese, ham Tuna/mayo and if you want tomato or onion in that will be available and a choice of brown or white bread they will be £1.50.

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 Christmas shopping.                         Annette

September Newsletter

 

NEWSLETTER SEPTEMBER 2019   

I would like to welcome Ben a new volunteer he will be here every Monday, please make him feel welcome.

Salads will be ending on Friday 27th September so soup will be back on  the menu with jacket potatoes and omelettes as alternatives for the autumn/winter. Don’t forget we have Bacon Rolls for sale for £1 between 9am-11am. 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, age 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 September, we have Bingo, Carpet Bowls,jenga,badminton,seated Exercise 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 lounge, please spend some time during the day to test your skills ask Louise or Helen for help to pass the morning by.

On Tuesday 10th September we have Belinda here selling jewellery 10am-12pm, maybe pick up a present ready for Christmas.

On Thursday 19th September we have an outing to the Barley Mow pub in Tilford, please see separate poster for details and put your name down in the office.

On Tuesday 24th September we have an outing to Asda in Farnborough, please see separate poster for details and put your name down in the office.

On Thursday 26th September we have Reiki and Reflexology 2pm-3pm.

We have taken on board all the ideas you have put to us re trips out and we are working on them and appreciate all ideas.

 

 

Annette

August Newsletter

NEWSLETTER AUGUST 2019   

As the hot weather is here now please ensure you are drinking plenty, we have a wide range of cold drinks on the servery.

Salads will be starting on Tuesday 7th May so soup will be removed from the menu for the summer; we still have jacket potatoes and omelettes as alternatives, and don’t forget we have Bacon Rolls for sale for £1 between 9am-11am. 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, age 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 August,  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 lounge, please spend some time during the day to test your skills ask Louise or Helen for help to pass the morning by.

On Monday 12th August we have our £5 pub special day,pimms and a pint with Bingo in the afternoon, please book your place in the office. See separate poster for details.

On 20th August we will have another £5 special August extravaganza, please book with myself or Wendy in the office.

We have taken on board all the ideas you have put to us re trips out, I have attached a sheet with all the details and prices of entry to places and any extras you will need to add to this. Please note that if we are going to organise these sometimes the start time may be earlier than normal so you get longer at places, once you have looked please see myself or Wendy to let us know your interest.

 

Please note the day centre will be closed on Monday 26th August due to bank holiday.

Annette

July Newsletter

NEWSLETTER JULY 2019  

Would like to Welcome Nikki to the Day centre she has been appointed as Kitchen Assistant, please introduce yourselves and make her feel welcome. Sadly we have said goodbye to Emma and wish her well on her new venture.

Salads will be starting on Tuesday 7th May so soup will be removed from the menu for the summer; we still have jacket potatoes and omelettes as alternatives, and don’t forget we have Bacon Rolls for sale for £1 between 9am-11am. 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, age 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 July,  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 lounge, please spend some time during the day to test your skills ask Louise or Helen for help to pass the morning by.

On Wednesday 10th July we have Charles here doing Chair Yoga at 1.30pm.

On Friday 12th July we have an outing on the Minibus to the ferry boat inn at Hayling Island please see separate poster for details, the cost will be £15 and you will be required to purchase your own lunch.

On Tuesday 16th July we have an outing to Littlehampton on the Minibus please see separate poster for details, the cost will be £15 and you will be required to purchase your own lunch.

On Wednesday 17th July we have sassi gifts visiting so come and get your gifts for someone special.

On Thursday 25th July we have our new reflexology class please see posters around the centre for details.

On 31st July it is the three churches outing to Worthing; you need to purchase your tickets from Huckleberry Bistro just around the corner from us.

 

Thank you to everyone that came and supported the summer fete.

Annette

June Newsletter

NEWSLETTER JUNE 2019 

June is the month of the summer fete so busy busy busy, please see all separate posers for the fete and what is happening. Roz our new Hairdresser has started please make her feel welcome, pop in and say hello. We are also introducing food tasters in the afternoons, please join in we will never please everyone but maybe something we can add to the menu.

Salads will be starting on Tuesday 7th May so soup will be removed from the menu for the summer; we still have jacket potatoes and omelettes as alternatives, and don’t forget we have Bacon Rolls for sale for £1 between 9am-11am.

Please chat with Deborah & Emma 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 Emma 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, age 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 June Seated Exercise, Name That Tune; Play your cards right and much much 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 lounge, please spend some time during the day to test your skills ask Louise or Helen for help to pass the morning by.

On Tuesday 4th June we have an outing to Frensham garden Centre, please see separate posters for details.

On Thursday 20th June we have an outing to Camberley Marks and Spencer’s please see separate poster for details.

On Wednesday 12th June we have Chair Yoga with Charles at 1.30pm.

On Thursday 13th 10.30am-12pm  it is Alzheimer’s Society Cupcake day and someone is having a cake sale here, please come and support it and if you have a spare few moments could you bake a cake for it.

On Thursday 13th June 1pm-3pm we have a let’s get steady presentation here, it is a very good workshop to attend, there will be refreshments please see Annette or Wendy to book on.

On Wednesday 19th we have Belinda here selling jewellery 10am-12pm come and get yourself something nice or purchase a gift for someone special.

 

We have our summer fete here on Saturday 30th June 10am-2pm; we will be running a free minibus, we have lots of stalls, please see separate poster for donations we would like which will be greatly appreciated.                                                                      Annette

May Newsletter

NEWSLETTER MAY 2019 

Summer is so very nearly here and our May Madness begins for any new person that would like to come in to the centre on a Tuesday and Thursday to try it out and receive a free first lunch, please pass it on.

Salads will be starting on Tuesday 7th May so soup will be removed from the menu for the summer.

Please chat with Deborah & Emma 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 Emma 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, age 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 May Word challenge, Games Afternoon, Card Bingo, Baking and much much 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 lounge, please spend some time during the day to test your skills ask Louise or Helen for help to pass the morning by.

 

On Tuesday 14th May we have a trip to Wyevale Garden Centre Woking please see separate poster for details.

On Wednesday 15th May we have Charles here doing Chair Yoga 1.30pm.

On Thursday 16th May we have Angela here from Angelic Nails, please see separate poster for prices book now for a bit of a pamper.

On Wednesday 22nd May we have Sassi Gifts visiting 10am-12pm, so come and grab a bargain.

On Thursday 23rd May we have the swing bridge trip, please see separate poster for details.

 

Please note we are closed Monday 6th May and 27th May due to bank holidays.

 

 

 

Annette & Wendy

April Newsletter

NEWSLETTER APRIL 2019

Where is the time going I cannot believe we are to April already and the Easter Bunny will be visiting!

Please chat with Deborah & Emma 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 Emma 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, age 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 April Card Bingo, games Afternoon,Quiz,crossword challenge  and songs of praise. 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 lounge, please spend some time during the day to test your skills ask Louise or Helen for help to pass the morning by.

 

On April 3rd we have Sassi Gifts visiting 10am-12pm, so come and grab a bargain and then why not stay for Chair Yoga with Charles at 1.30pm.

On April 17th we have Sharon Mobile Fashions visiting 10am-12pm, so come and re vamp your wardrobe!

April 23rd is St George’s day so we will have a special menu and we will be having an Easter Special.

On 26th April it is the Day Centres 31st Birthday so we will be having free Tea and Cake in the Afternoon.

 

Please see separate posters for our outings for April.

 

Please note the day centre will be closed Friday 19th April (Good Friday) and Monday 22nd April (Easter Monday).

 

 

 

Annette & Wendy

March Newsletter

The month of Pancake Day!

Please chat with Deborah & Emma 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 Emma 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, age 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 ALSO HAVE A FEW 2019 POCKET DIARIES TO PURCHASE.

We have our entertainment programme for March Games Afternoon, Carpet Bowls, Scrabble Challenge and songs of praise. 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 lounge and a jigsaw puzzle table in the dining room, please spend some time during the day to test your skills ask Louise or Helen for help to pass the morning by.

Friday 1st March we have our Quiz Night, 7.30pm, teams of 6-8 people, £10 per person and a fish and chip supper, please bring your own drinks and nibbles.

Thursday 7th March we have our shopping trip to Farnborough if you haven’t booked on please see Annette or Wendy.

On Tuesday 19th March we have our Rock and Roll Themed day, please see separate poster please feel free to come dressed up and we will be having entertainment.

On Wednesday 20th we have Belinda the Jewellery lady so come and treat yourself, also we have an invite from Eastlake to their Wellbeing Day, includes Ploughman’s Lunch, please see Annette or Wendy for details.

On Thursday 28th March we have our outing to Longacre garden centre if you haven’t booked on please see Annette or Wendy.

On Saturday 30th March we are having a collection 10am-12pm down at Godalming Waitrose, please come down to support us and if you can spare some time to help.

 

Annette & Wendy

February Newsletter

NEWSLETTER FEBRUARY 2019

The month of love Valentine’s Day!

Please chat with Deborah & Emma 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 Emma 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 and cartons of juice and water. 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.

We are now selling a variety of items on our ‘Sales Trolley’, wrapping paper, sellotape, bingo dabbers, age 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 ALSO HAVE A FEW 2019 POCKET DIARIES TO PURCHASE.

 

We are organising trips out so look out for the posters advertising these.

On Wednesday 6th February we are introducing Chair Yoga with Charles, please come and support this event otherwise we will not be able to keep it going.

10am Thursday 14th February we have the sight for surrey bus visiting.

We have our entertainment programme for February Valentines Art Day, Name that tune, Pool Challenge and songs of praise. 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 lounge and a jigsaw puzzle table in the dining room, please spend some time during the day to test your skills ask Louise or Helen for help to pass the morning by.

Friday 1st March we have our Quiz Night, 7.30pm, teams of 6-8 people, £10 per person and a fish and chip supper, please bring your own drinks and nibbles.

 

Annette & Wendy