An ideal venue for children's parties, clubs, meetings, quiet days, classes, crafts, keep fit, social events, sales, retreats, day care - offering facilities including fully equipped kitchen, disabled access, baby changing and a relaxing paved garden area with the village commemorative seats. The premises are on Farmer Street, Bradmore, NG11 6PE.
Monthly Village Lunches open to all, on the last Tuesday of the month (see noticeboard for any variations to dates), 2 courses plus coffee/tea for only £5, book and pay by one week before the lunch. Contact Jean Pooley tel 9213123 for all enquiries.
SUPER SATURDAY toddler group 9:30-11:00 on Saturday 16 June 2018 (and 3rd Saturday monthly thereafter, except August). Play, story, song and refreshments for under 5s, mums, dads, grandparents and carers. £1 per session.
Saturday 28 July 2-4:30pm TEAS, TEDDY BEAR PARADE (3pm) , TRAIL AND TOMBOLA. Teas supporting Prostate Cancer UK. 3pm Teddy Bear Parade with prizes! for biggest, littlest, oldest, best-dressed, cuddliest and Judges Favourite. Free entry to parade, open to bears and owners of all ages. (Bears entering for "oldest" must wear their year of birth attached on a tag.) Village History Trail (£2) with over 30 items for you to find on your way round the village. Try your luck on the Tombola fund-raising for the Friary Drop-In.
Saturday 28th April 6:45pm Rainbows Quiz Night. Booking essential for this popular event - contact Dave Garner 921 2711 or John Randall 921 2647 to reserve your seat - either solo and join a team on the night, or pre-book your team of 4-6 people. THANKS TO ALL INVOLVED, WE RAISED £488 FOR RAINBOWS AND THEIR VOLUNTEERS' STALL ADDED ANOTHER £39.50. A BRILLIANT RESULT, AND AN EVENING OF GREAT FUN!
REPORT of 2018 Annual Meeting. Finances and bookings remain satisfactory; rents have increased as from 1 January 2017. Rainbows Quiz Night raised £627 for Rainbows Hospice, the Open Gardens day was sunny, crowded and fun, and raised £2370 for PINNT plus £523 for other charities, and the Bygone Bradmore evening raised £280 for the chapel windows. Free events included Pancake Praise and a Family Fun day with Beatfeet Drumming. Monthly lunches continue to be popular, but an additional cook/team leader is needed - please contact Jean Pooley tel 9213123.
Officers and Committee 2018:- Chairman:John Randall; Secretary:Sheila Clark; Treasurer: Michael Johnson; Bookings Secretary: Mark Oldham; Lunches: Jean Pooley; Quizzes: Pam & Dave Garner; Hall Users Liaison: Jackie Oldham; Hall Maintenance: Steve Shipman; Open Gardens: Monica Mills; Committee member: Anne Shirtcliffe.
COMMUNITY HALL TOILETS - All three of the toilets are now twinned, with Uganda, Burundi and Bagladest. Certificates are on display in the Ladies and Gents. Thanks to all who contributed.