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18Nov

CHRISTMAS at John Storer House

We are delighted to announce that we have now finalised the date for our Festive Lunch at JSH. The lunch will be held on Tuesday, 12th December in the Jubilee Room and we will have a combination of tables, with the ability to accommodate up to 50 people. Large groups will need to book early. […]
  • Posted by johnstorercharnwood
  • On 18th November 2017
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15Nov

SHEPSHED SCARESHEEP FESTIVAL 2017

The winners of the Shepshed Scaresheep Festival 2017 voted for by the public are; Best household  – Mr Brown, 4 Hathern Road Runner up – the Whitmore family Best organisation –  Christchurch Methodist  Church Runner up – The Willows Care Home Town Council vote – Leicestershire Fire and Rescue The winner of the prize draw […]
  • Posted by johnstorercharnwood
  • On 15th November 2017
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15Nov

ANOTHER SUCCESS FOR OUR RESIDENT CHEF – HOMEGROWN WITH LOVE AND CARE!

MAKE YOURSELF A WARM, HEALTHY SOUP TO WARD OFF THE AUTUMN CHILLS! Pumpkin soup recipe (made easy….)                                      Method                                            Bring 1.5 litres of water to the boil. Place diced pumpkin and potato in the boiling water. Add garlic and stock cubes and simmer until vegetables are tender. 4. Blend soup. Return to pan, add cooking cream […]
  • Posted by johnstorercharnwood
  • On 15th November 2017
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12Nov

FANTASTIC RESULT!

Our JSH cottage gardeners Andrew Hull, David Beaumont and Marion Hull enjoyed an evening in the Charnwood Borough Town Hall on 11th October 2017. A Certificate was presented by Cllr Pauline Ranson, the Mayor of Charnwood, to John Storer House which was awarded highly commended in the best dressed retail/commercial premises competition 2017.
  • Posted by johnstorercharnwood
  • On 12th November 2017
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27Oct

JSC Well-being Activity Lounge – Help Us to Help Others

Vote for us, and we could win a share of Aviva’s Community Fund to transform one of our larger rooms into a Well-being Activity Lounge.  A Well-Being Activity Lounge would enable us to support people living with dementia, giving them a purpose, providing carers with valuable respite and associated support. By helping us to provide a […]
  • Posted by johnstorercharnwood
  • On 27th October 2017
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27Oct

ANNUAL PUBLIC MEETING OF THE SHEPSHED COMMITTEE OF JOHN STORER CHARNWOOD

Wednesday 1st November 2017 3pm I am writing to extend a warm invitation to our Annual Public Meeting of the Shepshed Volunteer Centre.  It has been an exciting year for us, but we still have difficult times ahead and we really need your support, so please come along to the meeting to find out what […]
  • Posted by johnstorercharnwood
  • On 27th October 2017
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26Oct

Well-being Support Groups

Loughborough Well-being Group – Thursday 2nd November. Meet at John Storer House from 1.30-3pm. Talk by Jill Brindley, Fraud Co-ordinator and Information and Advice Worker from Age UK LeicesterShire and Rutland on Tackling Fraud – how to spot it, stop it and report it. Shepshed Well-being Group – Thursday 16th November. Lunch at The Bulls […]
  • Posted by johnstorercharnwood
  • On 26th October 2017
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25Oct

John Storer Charnwood & John Storer Foundation AGM

Our Joint Annual General Meeting of John Storer Charnwood & John Storer Foundation is on Monday 13th November 2017 at 3.00pm. This years theme is “Our offer to the local volunteering and the Voluntary and Community Sector (VCS)”. All welcome to attend.
  • Posted by johnstorercharnwood
  • On 25th October 2017
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23Oct

Book Sale

There will be no Book Sale held in October and the next Book Sale is planned for Saturday, 4 November.    For your diaries the last planned date for the Book Sales for the rest of the year is Saturday, 2 December. As always, we are very grateful for your donations of books and bric-a-brac to […]
  • Posted by johnstorercharnwood
  • On 23rd October 2017
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11Oct

Loughborough Fair 2017

The annual Fair Tombola is fast approaching and we would like to appeal for prize donations.  Please have a look in your cupboards to see if you have anything suitable we can use such as toiletries, small toys, chocolates, wine or tinned goods or anything you would like to win, and bring to Reception @ […]
  • Posted by John Storer Charnwood
  • On 11th October 2017
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11Oct

Laptop Computer/Ipad Training Sessions

FREE OF CHARGE  Never used a lap top/I pad before?  Struggling to complete a task?  Want to know an easier way to perform a function?  The students from Loughborough University have kindly agreed to fund more computer training sessions.  This course is aimed at anyone wanting support with their own laptop or Ipad in the […]
  • Posted by John Storer Charnwood
  • On 11th October 2017
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10Oct

JSH GARDENING CLUB

Please note that the JSH Garden Club resumed for the Autumn Season in September 2017. Alan Tyler was the speaker at the September meeting and gave an interesting illustrated talk about Stoneywell House and Garden (the National Trust Property in Charnwood Forest). Our speaker at the October meeting on Thursday 12th October at 2pm will […]
  • Posted by John Storer Charnwood
  • On 10th October 2017
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16May

Testing Website

We run John Storer House (JSH) in Loughborough, a fully-accessible community centre, serving the communities in Charnwood with activities running throughout the day and evening and at weekends too. John Storer Charnwood is a charitable organisation, working to promote and achieve community activity and well-being. We run John Storer House (JSH) in Loughborough, a fully-accessible […]
  • Posted by John Storer Charnwood
  • On 16th May 2017
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November 2017

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1
  • Therapeutic Gardening
  • Shepshed Lunch Club +
  • JSH Lunch Club
  • Bingo
2
  • Hanover Court Lunch Club +
  • Social Seeding Allotment Project
  • Drama
  • Social Seeding Allotment Project
3
  • Cooking
  • Craft
  • Music & Movement
  • Social Seeding Alltotment Project
  • Bingo
4
  • Relate
  • Richmond Fellowship
5
  • Redeemed Christ Church of God
  • Sunday Family Worship
  • Society of Friends
6
  • Memorable Mondays
  • Keep Fit for Older People
  • Keep Fit for Older People
  • Line Dancing
  • Sewing
  • Art Group
  • Scrabble Club
  • Bridge Club
7
  • Therapeutic Gardening
  • Shepshed Lunch Club +
  • JSH Lunch Club
  • Choir
  • Handicrafts
  • Beginners Bridge
  • Social Drawing and Painting Group
8
  • Therapeutic Gardening
  • Shepshed Lunch Club +
  • JSH Lunch Club
  • Bingo
9
  • Hanover Court Lunch Club +
  • Social Seeding Allotment Project
  • Drama
  • Social Seeding Allotment Project
10
  • Cooking
  • Craft
  • Music & Movement
  • Social Seeding Alltotment Project
  • Bingo
11
  • Relate
  • Richmond Fellowship
12
  • Redeemed Christ Church of God
  • Sunday Family Worship
  • Society of Friends
13
  • Memorable Mondays
  • Keep Fit for Older People
  • Keep Fit for Older People
  • Line Dancing
  • Sewing
  • Art Group
  • Scrabble Club
  • JOHN STORER CHARNWOOD AND JOHN STORER HOUSE FOUNDATION AGM
  • Bridge Club
14
  • Therapeutic Gardening
  • Shepshed Lunch Club +
  • JSH Lunch Club
  • Choir
  • Handicrafts
  • Beginners Bridge
  • Social Drawing and Painting Group
15
  • Therapeutic Gardening
  • Shepshed Lunch Club +
  • JSH Lunch Club
  • Bingo
16
  • Hanover Court Lunch Club +
  • Social Seeding Allotment Project
  • Drama
  • Social Seeding Allotment Project
17
  • Cooking
  • Craft
  • Music & Movement
  • Social Seeding Alltotment Project
  • Bingo
18
  • Relate
  • Richmond Fellowship
19
  • Redeemed Christ Church of God
  • Sunday Family Worship
  • Society of Friends
20
  • Memorable Mondays
  • Keep Fit for Older People
  • Keep Fit for Older People
  • Line Dancing
  • Sewing
  • Art Group
  • Scrabble Club
  • Bridge Club
21
  • Therapeutic Gardening
  • Shepshed Lunch Club +
  • JSH Lunch Club
  • Choir
  • Handicrafts
  • Beginners Bridge
  • Social Drawing and Painting Group
22
  • Therapeutic Gardening
  • Shepshed Lunch Club +
  • JSH Lunch Club
  • Bingo
23
  • Hanover Court Lunch Club +
  • Social Seeding Allotment Project
  • Drama
  • Social Seeding Allotment Project
24
  • Cooking
  • Craft
  • Music & Movement
  • Social Seeding Alltotment Project
  • Bingo
25
  • Relate
  • Richmond Fellowship
26
  • Redeemed Christ Church of God
  • Sunday Family Worship
  • Society of Friends
27
  • Memorable Mondays
  • Keep Fit for Older People
  • Keep Fit for Older People
  • Line Dancing
  • Sewing
  • Art Group
  • Scrabble Club
  • Bridge Club
28
  • Therapeutic Gardening
  • Shepshed Lunch Club +
  • JSH Lunch Club
  • Choir
  • Handicrafts
  • Beginners Bridge
  • Social Drawing and Painting Group
29
  • Therapeutic Gardening
  • Shepshed Lunch Club +
  • JSH Lunch Club
  • Bingo
30
  • Hanover Court Lunch Club +
  • Social Seeding Allotment Project
  • Drama
  • Social Seeding Allotment Project