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David Gresham House –What’s on and general activity programme

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.

1st – 9th October

Mon 1st 11:30am Exercise with Di & Sandy Lounge
Tues 2nd AM
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11:00am
Nails with Fay
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Library Direct
Hairdressing rm.
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Lounge
Tues 2nd 4:00pm Autumn Quiz Lounge
Wed 3rd AM Hair with Jean Hairdressing rm.
Wed 3rd 2:15pm
4:00pm
Lip reading Class with Anita
Millie’s music
Upstairs Lounge
Lounge
Thurs 4th 11:00am Poppy making Dining room
Thurs 4th 3:00pm Bridge, Scrabble & board games Dining room
Fri 5th 10-4pm Trips to two local fund-raising fairs today. Coffee, cakes and crafts. Please see notices
Sat 6th 2-4:30pm HG Community Hall Open Day – come and see the new mosaic. Enjoy tea, cakes, stalls & an art exhibition! Hurst Green Hall (next door)
Sun 7th Midday Sunday service Conservatory
Sun 7th 3:00pm The Sunday film – ‘Whistle Down the Wind’ starring Hayley Mills Lounge
Mon 8th 11:30am Exercise with Helen Lounge
Mon 8th 4:00pm Reading group: share your articles & short stories with Ivy& Helen Conservatory
Tues 9th AM
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11:30am
Nails with Faye
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Seated Carpet Bowls
Hairdressing rm.
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Lounge
Tues 9th 4pm
5:30pm
Enjoy another of Nigel Dawson’s entertainingtalks (see notices).
Celebrate Kathleen Williams’ birthday:  pre-supper drinks and nibbles & birthday fruitcake for pudding.
Lounge
Dining room

10th– 19th October

Wed 10th AM Hair with Jean Hairdressing rm.
Wed 10th 2:15pm
4:00pm
Lip reading Class with Anita
Christmas card making with Liz & Helen
Upper lounge
Dining room
Thurs 11th 11:00am Poppy making Dining room
Thurs 11th 3:00pm Bridge, Scrabble & board games Dining room
Fri 12th  
3:00pm
 
The Friday film is: ‘Educating Rita’ with Michael Caine.
 
Lounge
Sat 13th PM (TBC) Happy Hour with Sue Lounge
Sun 14th Midday Sunday service Conservatory
Mon 15th 11:30am Exercise with Di & Sandy Lounge
Mon 15th 4:00pm Autumn Poetry Reading with the committee. Lounge
Tues 16th AM Nails with Faye Hairdressing rm.
Tues 16th 4:00pm The Blue House Festival comes to DGH! Please welcome singer Sarah Newbury Lounge
Wed 17th AM Hair with Jean Hairdressing room
Wed 17th 2:15pm Lip Reading class with Anita Upper Lounge
Wed 17th 4:00pm Millie’s music Lounge
Thurs 18th 11:00am Celebrate Bill Kenyon’s Birthday
(No poppy making today)
Lounge
Thurs 18th 3:00pm Bridge, Scrabble & board games Dining room
Fri 19th 3:00pm
 
7:15pm
Trip to The Haycutter Pub
for drinks or tea
Listen to a whole music work with Millie
Please meet in reception
TBC

21st– 31st October

Sun 21st Midday
3:00pm
Sunday service
The Sunday Film: Swan Lake
Conservatory
Lounge
Mon 22nd Half term 11:30am Exercise with Helen Lounge
Mon 22nd Half term 4:00pm Reading group: share your articles & short stories with Helen & Judy & Edda Conservatory
Tuesday 23rd
No Nails
11:30am
3:30pm onwards
Seated carpet bowls
Knit & Natter: Battersea cat & dog blankets with Trudy, Linda & Helen
Lounge
Lounge
Wed 24th AM Hair with Jean Hairdressing rm.
Wed 24th PM NO Lip-Reading class today  
Wed 24th 4:00pm Christmas Crafts/card making Dining room
Thurs 25th 11:00am Poppy making Dining room
Thurs 25th 3:00pm Bridge, Scrabble & board games Dining room
Fri 26th AM Nails With Faye Hair dressing Rm.
Fri 26th 3:00pm The Friday film: ‘Their Finest’ (2017) starring Gemma Atterton &Bill Nighy Lounge
Sun 28th  
Midday
 
Sunday service
 
Conservatory
Mon 29th 11:30am Exercise with Sandy & Di Lounge
Mon 29th 3:30pm Andy & Lisa’s Autumn Bingo Dining room
Tues 30th AM
11:am
Nails with Faye
Melba the dog & Jane visit DGH
Hairdressing rm.
Lounge
Tues 30th 4:00pm Down Memory Lane – see notices Lounge
Wed 31st AM Hair with Jean Hair dressing Rm.
Wed 31st 2:15pm
4pm
Lip Reading with Anita
Millie’s Music
Upper lounge
Lounge

Birthdays this month:-

Monday 8th – Marian Heasman is not having a party

Tuesday 9th – Kathleen Williams (pre-supper drinks)

Thursday 18th – Bill Kenyon

Friday 19th – Susan Anthony is not having a party

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

SATURDAY

SUNDAY

1
International Music Day
Sandy and Di exercise 11:30am
2
Nails with Faye am
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Library Direct 11am
Autumn quiz 4pm
3
Hair with J am
Lip reading 2:15pm
Millie’s Music 4pm
4

Making poppies11am
Scrabble & board Games3pm
5
E&Q training 10-11am
Rascals Fair10-12:30
Traidcraft fair URC all day
6

Community Open DAY 2pm-4:30pm
7

Sunday service 12pm
Sunday film Whistle Down The Wind 3pm
8
Marion’s b’day (No Party)Helen exercise 11:30am
Read Aloud Group Helen& Ivy 4pm
9
Kathleen W’s Bday
11am
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Nails with Faye am
Seated Bowls 11:30
Nigel Dawson 4pm
10
Hair with J am
Lip reading 2:15pm
Tags/Cardmaking for Christmas with Helen & Liz 4pm
11

Making poppies11am
 
Scrabble & board Games3pm
12
 

Educating Rita
Film 3pm
13
 

Happy Hour PM
14

Sunday service 12pm
 
15
Inventors Day
Sandy and Di exercise 11:30
Autumn Poetry Reading Di & H 4pm
16

Nails with Faye am
Sarah Newbury (singer from the Blueh’se Fest.) 4pm
17
Hair with J am
Lip Reading Class
2:15pm
Millie’s Music 4pm
18
Bill K’s  Bday
11am (No poppies)
Scrabble & board Games3pm
19
Susan Anthony b day (no Party)

Haycutter Pub Trip 3pm
Millie’s 1 hr music work 7:15-8:15pm
20
 
21

Sunday service 12pm
Sunday film Swan Lake (Fonteyn) 3pm
22
Half Term

Helen exercise11:30
Read Aloud group 4pm Helen, Judy & Edda
23
Nails with Faye
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Seated Bowls 11:30
KnittingHelen,  Trudy& Linda 3:30
24
Hair with J am
NO Lip reading  
Tag/Cardmaking for Christmas with Helen Di & Wendy 4pm
25

Making poppies
11am
Scrabble & board Games3pm
26
Film Their Finest with Bill Nighy 3pm
27 28
Sunday service 12pm

29

Sandy and Di exercise 11:30
Andy & Lisa’s autumn bingo 3:30pm
30

Nails with Faye am
Melba & Jane 11am
Down Memory Lane topic TBC
 
31
Halloween
Hair with Jean am
Lip reading 2:15pm
Millie’s Music 4pm
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