Pop In Place Trip to Holme Nursery We all had a great time visiting Holme today the sun was shining and we shared a lot of fun and laughter. The garden is a picture with many beautiful flowers and there were lots of butterflies and bees. Thank you to Mike Benjafield for driving the community bus. Here are some photos of our day
Pop In Place News Pop In Place needs more volunteers to serve teas or drive clients welcome visitors Could you become a volunteer and help to serve the teas at our Monday or Friday morning cafes or maybe you could become a driver or talk to the clients ? These tasks are all done on a rota basis so you don’t have to do it every week . A big thank you to all who already volunteer with us we appreciate that you are giving your time to enhance the life of others and it is greatly appreciated.
Pop In Place Community Shed We would welcome cash donation towards the set up costs of this new initiative, or are you able to donate wood ,tools, or skill sharing in the future please get in touch with me. There are “Men’s sheds popping up all over the UK, it is a place to get people together to help to combat isolation encourage wellbeing and to share skills working on a variety of woodwork projects. We are currently working with Vitacress to open a shed in Bere Regis it will be open for both men and woman and have special workshop Saturday mornings for youngsters with an appropriate adult.
Movement to Music at the Pop In Place on Monday Mornings (Upper Hall ) We are a friendly group meeting Mondays 9.30am for 40 minutes; it is for anyone who wants to take a little more exercise but is not mega fit. The sessions will be led by one of our team Julie Lye who has a choreography background and designed routines especially for this client group with suitable music and movement. We are asking for a ú4 fee per person per week.. You are very welcome to visit the Pop In Place Community CafÚ after the class for refreshments. Come along and give it a try, you will be made very welcome.
Pop In Place Community Café There is a warm welcome for all at the Pop In Place Community Café we operate the café’s on Monday and Friday mornings 10am until 12 noon. On the Friday we have Bere Regis Watercress at 50p a bunch when in season. There is a pound shop set up in the foyer. If you live within the Parish and would you like transport to the Pop In Place Telephone Alison 472023 who will arrange it for you .
Pop In Place Performers Group We are currently on our summer break and will be meeting up again on Thursday 5th September at 6pm to work on our Christmas Production if you want to be in this show please do email me straight away
Bere Regis Memory Walk Come and join us in the Alzheimer’s Society Bere Regis Memory Walk Saturday 14th September Saturday September 14th at 10am the walk starts in Elder Road and is a delightful 2mile walk around the outskirts of the village that starts near the Kicking Wall and finishes back at the Village Hall for a well-earned cake and cup of coffee. Walkers pay £5 per person and £10 for a whole family. No unaccompanied children under 16. Or just attend the Alzheimer’s Society COFFEE MORNING l If you don’t want to walk but want to come to the coffee morning at the hall the hall will be open form 10am. We will have piano music by the very talented Paul Martin and a display of memorabilia from the latest Memory Boxes . All over the UK people will be uniting to walk for a world without dementia, be part of it and come and join us on Saturday 14th September and support the Alzheimer’s Society.