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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.

2nd – 10th September

Mon 3rd 11:30am Exercise with Di & Sandy Lounge
Mon 3rd 3:45pm Bernard plays piano Lounge
Tues 4th AM
11:00am
Nails with Fay
Library Direct
Hairdressing rm.
Lounge
Tues 4th 4:00pm Alison’s talk on buttons Lounge
Wed 5th AM Hair with Jean Hairdressing rm.
Wed 5th 4:00pm Millie’s music Lounge
Thurs 6th 11:00am Poppy making Dining room
Thurs 6th 3:00pm Bridge, Scrabble & board games Dining room
Fri 7th 3:00pm Brazilian Independence Day
The Friday film is: ‘Rio’ a light-hearted Disney animation.
Lounge
 
Sat 8th 3:00pm The Saturday movie:The Gang’s All Here’ (1943) Starring Carmen Miranda & Benny Goodman Lounge
Sun 9th

Rosh Hashana
(Jewish New Year)

Midday Sunday service Conservatory
 
Sun 9th 3:00pm The Sunday film– ‘The Jazz Singer’ starring Neil Diamond Lounge
Mon 10th 11:30am Exercise with Helen Lounge
Mon 10th 4:00pm Reading group: share your articles & short stories with Edda & Helen Conservatory

Tuesday 11th–Thursday 20th September

Tues 11th AM
11:30am
Nails with Faye
Seated Carpet Bowls
Hairdressing rm.
Lounge
Tues 11th 3:30pm onward Knit & Natter: Battersea cat & dog blankets withTrudy, Linda &Helen Lounge
Wed 12th AM Hair with Jean Hairdressing rm.
Wed 12th 4:00pm Christmas card making activity Dining room
Thurs 13th 11:00am Poppy making Dining room
Thurs 13th 3:00pm Bridge, Scrabble & board games Dining room
Fri 14th 3:00pm The Friday film is: ‘The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society’ (2018) Lounge
 
Sat 15th 1:00pm -3:30pm The Hurst Green Fair
DGH has a tombola stand!
On the green
Sun 16th Midday Sunday service Conservatory
Mon 17th 11:30am Exercise with Di & Sandy Lounge
Mon 17th 4:00pm Activity TBC  
Tues 18th AM Nails with Faye Hairdressing rm.
Tues 18th 4:00pm Activity TBC  
Wed 19th AM Hair with Jean Hairdressing room
Wed 19th 2:15pm Lip Reading class 1 with Anita Conservatory
Wed 19th 4:00pm Millie’s music Lounge
Thurs 20th 11:00am Poppy making Dining room
Thurs 20th 3:00pm Bridge, Scrabble & board games Dining room

Friday 21st–Sunday 30th September

Fri 21st 4:00pm Join John Nathan for hisslideshow with music Lounge
Sat 22nd 3:00pm The Saturday Movie is the musical:‘There’s No Business Like Show Business’ starring Marilyn Monroe Lounge
Sun 23rd
Autumn
Midday Sunday service
 Harvest Festival
Conservatory
Mon 24th 11:30am Exercise with Helen Lounge
Mon 24th 4:00pm Reading group: share your articles & short stories with Helen Conservatory
Tues 25th AM Nails with Faye Hairdressing rm.
Tues 25th 11:30am
3:30pm onwards
Seated carpet bowls
Knit & Natter: Battersea cat & dog blankets with Trudy, Linda & Helen
Lounge
Lounge
Wed 26th AM Hair with Jean Hairdressing rm.
Wed 26th 2:15pm Lip Reading class 2 with Anita Conservatory
Wed 26th 4:00pm Christmas card making activity Dining room
Thurs 27th 11:00am Poppy making Dining room
3:00pm Bridge, Scrabble & board games Dining room
Fri 28th 3:00pm The Friday film: TBC Lounge
Sat 29th PM (TBC) Happy Hour Lounge
Sun 30th 11:00am
Midday
Jane Evans’ Birthday Party TBC
Sunday service
Lounge
Conservatory

Birthdays this month:-

Thursday 13th September… Olive Griffin is not having a party

Sunday 30th September… Jane Evans’ Party to be confirmed

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

SATURDAY

SUNDAY

 

 

 

 

 

1

2

Sunday service 12pm

3

Sandy and Di exercise 11:30am

Bernard Plays piano 3:45pm

4

Helen on leave to 8th
Nails with Faye am

Library Direct 11am

Alison’s Talk about  buttons 4pm

5

Hair with Jean am

Millie’s Music 4pm

6

Making poppies  11am

Scrabble & board Games3pm

 

7

Brazilian Independence Day
The Friday Film is
a Brazilian themed animation:’Rio’ 3pm

8

The Saturday movie starring Carmen Miranda & Glen Miller is‘The Gang’s All Here’3pm

9

Rosh Hashana –
Jewish New Year
Sunday service 12pm

Film: Neil Diamond The Jazz Singer

10

Helen exercise 11:30am

Read Aloud with Edda & Helen 4pm

11

Nails with Fayeam

Seated Bowls11:30

Knitting dog&cat blanketsHelen, Trudy&Linda 3:30

12

Hair with Jean am

Cardmaking for Christmas 4pm

13

olive’s b’day
Making poppies11am

Scrabble & board Games3pm

14

Friday film: ‘The Guernsey Potato Pie Society’ 3pm

15

 Hurst Green Fair
1pm -4pm

16

MexicanIndependence Day

Sunday service 12pm

17

Inventors Day

Sandy and Di exercise 11:30

Activity TBC  4pm

18

Respect for the Aged (Japan)
Nails with Faye am

Activity tbc 4pm

19

Hair with Jean am

Lip Reading Class
2:15pm

Millie’s Music 4pm

20

Making poppies  11am

Scrabble & board Games3pm

21

International Peace Day

John Nathan talk- images & music 4pm

22

Native American Day

The Saturday Movie: ‘There’s No Business Like Show Business’
Marilyn Monroe 3pm

23

Autumn
Harvest festival

Sunday service 12pm

24

Helen exercise11:30

Read Aloud group 4pmHelen

25

Nails with Faye

Seated Bowls 11:30

Knitting dog&cat blanketsHelen,  Trudy& Linda 3:30

26

Hair with Jean am

Lip reading Class  2:15pm

Cardmaking for Christmas 4pm

27

Making poppies  11am

Scrabble & board Games3pm

28

Confucius’ Birthday

FilmTBC  3pm

29

Happy Hour pm

30

Jane Evans’ b’day

Sunday service 12pm

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