18 May

Linskill Community Development Team Community Grapevine Newsletter – 17 May 2020

Welcome to our second Grapevine newsletter. This weekly email will tell you about all the online activities and opportunities you can still get involved with even though the Linskill Centre and the Battle Hill Multi-use Centre are currently closed. STAY CONNECTED We are aware that not everyone is online and can receive this email or access Facebook. So with a little…

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05 May

A wee paper craft video – make mini recycled envelopes

Good afternoon…..I’m here with a link to a lovely quick ‘How to Make Recycled Envelopes’ video. Here are some of mine…so addictive!  These are lovely for something fun to do or for little gift envelopes…I popped a KitKat in the Harry Potter one and posted it under my sons bedroom door!  My daughter used the…

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20 Apr

Hello from engAGE – 15 April 2020

I hope this email finds everyone well and keeping busy in our new temporary world? I thought I would hop on and say hi and pass on some info that fellow engAGE people have been sending me… ***Thanks Linda for sharing that you’ve signed up to some FREE courses on the Open University Site.  I…

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07 Apr

Links and new Facebook group from engAGE

Hello everyone, I wonder how we’re all finding it at home?  I’ve almost finished a new crochet blanket – for those who don’t know I LOVE to crochet thanks to the lovely Woollies who got me hooked a couple of years ago.  My children are embracing online learning with lots of breaks ha… I wonder…

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14 Jan

New workshops with Linskill Engage and Encompass

Encompass focuses on adult learning, volunteering, health and wellbeing for people aged 18 plus. Musical Soup (making music together): Wednesdays 6.30pm, starts 22 January £3 Guitar Classes (beginners welcome): Wednesdays 5.30pm, starts 22 January £3 Gardening: Wednesday 29 January, 5.30pm to 7.30pm £3 Lights and Brights (cycling in the dark): Tuesday 4 February, 5.30pm to 7pm…

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28 May

New Age UK North Tyneside groups – starting June 2019

Hi, I just wanted to let you know about a couple of new groups we have starting in North Shields and Whitley Bay in the coming weeks. Our new gentle exercise group in Whitley Bay will run on Thursdays, starting on 6 June. Our Busy Buddies in North Shields will run every other week, starting…

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24 Sep

Volunteering opportunities with Wag & Company

Wag & Company is a registered charity enabling volunteers with their own dog to build meaningful new friendships with older dog lovers across the North East of England. To apply for this opportunity, you will need to complete an online application form, provide references, attend an induction programme and complete a DBS check and dog assessment….

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