DGH provides a full programme of activities, varying from week to week,which include:bridge and board games, film and slide shows, exercise classes, music, art and craft workshops,Sunday services, talks by guest speakers, poetry reading, reminiscence and quizzes,Pets as Therapy as well as poppy making for the British Legion. We also run a resident and staff study group for Hearing Management. Helen organises outings to places of interest, such as Titsey Place, National Trust properties, garden centres, the Barn Theatre and the local pub.
DGH actively participates in community projects, recently with St. Johns church, and the village hall, and runs a tombola stall at Hurst Green’s annual fair.We host regular visits from our neighbours, The Little Oaks under-five’s group,local schools and the Brownie Guides.
Future activities planned are: Royal Wedding festivities, a Strawberry Tea Open Day, boat trips on the Medway, and a visit to Knole Park National Trust, where we are showing craft work for an Abbey field exhibition.