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Dec
07

Christmas Hours

Dates for your diary …Christmas closure at Greyfriars . Please note the centre will be closed from 22nd December 2018 -2nd January 2019

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Dec
04

Treasurer Vacancy at Greyfriars, Ringwood’s Community Centre

Are you interested in working in the voluntary sector helping the Ringwood Community? Do you have financial management skills ? The Treasurer oversees the financial affairs of Greyfriars, to ensure they are legally compliant, constitutional and within accepted accounting practice. Advice and support on legal aspects is available from our external accountants. The Treasurer’s main […]

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Nov
20

Fairtrade Coffee and Tea in the Coffee Lounge

Come and try our new Fairtrade coffee and tea being served every morning in our coffee lounge. We value your feedback and would love hear what you think!

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Oct
30

Purple 4 Polio – Rotary Club of Ringwood

Why is the Parish Church, and Greyfriars floodlit purple ? Ringwood Rotary club is joining other Rotary clubs around the world in supporting World Polio day 2018. Rotary members throughout Great Britain and Ireland are holding Purple4polio events to raise awareness and attract donations for the Rotary campaign to End polio Now and forever. Rotary […]

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Oct
30

Greyfriars Remembers…

Ringwood Floral Decoration Society member, Brenda Titt has produced a beautiful commemorative poppy display with support from the Royal British Legion who supplied the poppies. Thank you Brenda for producing a wonderful display.

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Oct
27

Casablanca Night fun at Greyfriars

Ex-Tablers organised a “Casablanca” night at Greyfriars earlier in October where Greyfriars Hall was turned into “Rick’s Cafe Americain”. Everyone really got into the spirit by dressing up and food and drinks were served as Casablanca played in the background! A really super night was had by all!  

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Oct
27

Chocolate making at Greyfriars!

Friday this week saw a new venture launched by Jackie of Jacquella Chocolates , a truffle making session in the Greyfriars Hall kitchen. Course participants spent time learning not only how to make beautiful truffles but also handmade presentation boxes to take their goodies home in. The next course will be held on the 30th […]

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Oct
22

Record takings at 1000 Book Sale on Saturday 20th October.

This Autumn’s 1000 Book Sale on Saturday 20th October was really well attended and raised a record £315.60 for Greyfriars. Browsers were treated to wide choice of books, non fiction and fiction, hard and paperback alike and Ann Rose Hall was buzzing with activity for the morning as Bric-a brac and Grand Draw tickets were also […]

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Oct
22

Michael Blake November Exhibition at Greyfriars – Steam Train Paintings

November’s Exhibition in the Megan Holman Coffee Lounge features a display of Michael’s beautiful steam train paintings. Please call in for a coffee or to take a look at the new exhibition which will be displayed from the 1st November. Paintings can be purchased.

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Oct
08

FERMENTED DRINKS & CONDIMENTS WORKSHOP 10th November 1-4pm

If you enjoyed the workshop by Susan Davies at Greyfriars, you will be please to see that she is holding another workshop on November 10th 1-4pm    Come and enjoy a fermented workshop dedicated to making fermented beverages and condiments, including: Kombucha Water kefir Pickles/relishes/salsa Shalgam suyu Beet Kvass There will be fermented foods and […]

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