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Hobby Drop-in Group Raughton Head Parish Magazine
Hobby Drop-in Group
We meet on the 1st & 3rd Wednesday of each month from 10.00 am - 11.30 am. in All Saints Church, Raughton Head.

The "New' Normal
We will continue with the twice a month meetings at 10.00 am. -11.30 am. on Wednesday 7th and 21st October. The plan is to meet in the church with social distancing measures in place. The group is generally less than 6, so within limits and we should all wear masks as in current guidelines. There are hand sanitisers in church. We have use of the whole church space so we are able to spread out and use the new tables at the approved distances. We will not provide any refreshments, but feel welcome to bring your own.
I will bring along some materials if anyone is interested in making a Harvest thanksgiving prayer flag.
Please check the Prayer Flags page for ideas and instructions.

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It will be good to see usual faces and new folk. Come along if you would like some company and to share ideas about your hobbies and interests.
Any queries or suggestions please contact
Glenda Furniss - 07763 372195
glenda.furniss@btinternet.com

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The group creates a meeting place for local folk to meet and share their creative ideas. We are encouraging each other with various projects and share materials no longer needed. Spring cleaning time might uncover more craft projects yet to complete or share.
The community rag rug is still in progress and has worked around the edges; as one does in life. It now needs some more volunteers to learn the fine art of ‘clippy’ or ‘proddy’ mat making. We use recycled wool fabrics to complete the design of 'tulips in a vase.’
You are welcome to call in for a chat, a brew and to observe historic skills coming into their own again.
In the past year, we celebrated the creative talents of the community with a festival in church in October. The group have contributed many items for charity groups, the Shoe box appeal being one. We are open to any suggestions or requests to make hand-made items. The group have been kindly supported by the Parish Council Grants to acquire two sturdy fold-up tables which will allow for more projects to get underway. This support is greatly appreciated. Refreshments provided and any donations go to church funds.
Glenda Furniss - 07763 372195
Janet Preston - 016974 76388

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