We meet each Monday, Tuesday and Friday in a cheerful atmosphere to participate in many creative and exciting games which help with exercise and mental stimulation.
BOWLS, CURLING, DARTS, QUIZZES, GOLF, SKITTLES, FLOWER ARRANGING, GUEST SPEAKERS, DAY TRIPS AND MANY,MANY MORE...
We pride ourselves in the variety of activities we provide at the club.
ive healthy lives for older people, the elderly and people with learning difficulties.
Entertaining talk given to members about Driftwood Art.
Guide Dogs for the Blind talked about the work their charity does.
Tablet computers are available for members.
Christmas Party 2018 Video...Fun, Fun, Fun!
Please watch the above video to see how much fun our club members had at the 2018 Christmas Party! Five hours of fun and laughter..WOW what a day!
A few of the club members were treated to a special day out.
We always aim to please!
We are not-for-profit and we depend on the help from volunteers who do a fantastic job helping make our members very happy and relaxed.
Our activities can be played by people of varying mobility and mental abilities. To give you an example; We play Hockey (with real hockey sticks), Skittles, New Age Kurling, Magnetic Darts, Play your cards right, Golf, Fishing (yes! with real fishing Rods), New Age Bowls, Throwing games, and numerous others which are unique to our club that provide fun and laughter.
We also challenge those "little grey cells" with team quizzes, memory games, crosswords, Word searches etc.,
We provide educational craft activities such as flower arranging, drawing and painting.
Diana (co-founder) is a fully qualified trainer with many years experience in flower arranging and sugar craft. In the past she has won Gold Medals in European and World Sugar Craft competitions.
Lloyd (co-founder) is a proficient photographer who frequently has pictures published in local press and has won national competitions. His skills are often put to good use for publicitiy purposes and gives members the opportunity to take away a picture of their day with us. Lloyd is also a talented musician and song writer, he has had several of his songs played on local BBC Radio.
If our members simply wish to play Cards or Board Games then there is always a volunteer on hand to give them a game.
No one should feel left out, it is an informal club with the emphasis on fun, because afterall "AGE IS JUST A NUMBER"
Mon, Tue, Fri :
09:30 - 14:30
We look forward to seeing you.
Mondays & Fridays:
The Burlescombe Community Hall, EX16 7JW
Uplowman Village Hall
Phone us for a chat 07704 040 399
“Postcode Community Trust is a grant-giving charity funded entirely by players of
People’s Postcode Lottery.
Our project received funding from the Trust to help support the transport we provide to bring isolated older people to our club each week.”
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