Events

Upcoming Events

 

 

Craft 2 Craft Workshop: Tunisian Crochet - Thursday 16th February 2-4pm at Netley Marsh

Tunisian crochet – worked on a long crochet hook, this looks a bit like knitting. Fast and easy!

Craft 2 Craft workshops are £10 and include all materials, a cup of tea / coffee and biscuits / cake. Advance booking is essential – please contact 023 80869697 or email us.

Tool Sale, Saturday 11th March 2017, Netley Marsh headquarters, Ringwood Road

Every year, we ship thousands of tools to our projects in Africa. Some of the tools that are donated to us are not suitable for sending, and so we recycle these, and raise much needed funds for our work, by holding tool and haberdashery sales.

Sales are 10am-12pm, free entry, and free parking is available on site. Date will be confirmed soon!

Craft 2 Craft Workshop: Easter decorations - Thursday 16th March 2-4pm at Netley Marsh

Eggs, chicks, rabbits, flowers – all made using a variety of techniques.

Craft 2 Craft workshops are £10 and include all materials, a cup of tea / coffee and biscuits / cake. Advance booking is essential – please contact 023 80869697 or email us.

Haberdashery Sale, Saturday 18th March 2017, Netley Marsh headquarters, Ringwood Road

Every year, we ship thousands of tools to our projects in Africa. Some of the items that are donated to us are not suitable for sending, and so we recycle these, and raise much needed funds for our work, by holding tool and haberdashery sales.

Sales are 10am-12pm, free entry, and free parking is available on site. Date will be confirmed soon!

ABP Run, Saturday 23rd April 2017, Southampton

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Join thousands of other runners, taking in the sights of Southampton.  You can run a marathon, half marathon, 10K or a mile.

Registration fee £7 – £44.99 depending on distance, with a suggested sponsorship of £150

To register and for more information contact: Nuisha or call 02380 869697. Visit the event page here.

Craft 2 Craft Workshop: Basic patchwork techniques - Thursday 18th May, 2-4pm at Netley Marsh

Learn rotary cutting, paper piecing, and other basic skills.

Craft 2 Craft workshops are £10 and include all materials, a cup of tea / coffee and biscuits / cake. Advance booking is essential – please contact 023 80869697 or email us.

Craft 2 Craft Workshop: Tatting - Thursday 15th June, 2-4pm at Netley Marsh

A lace making technique using fine crochet cotton and a shuttle.

Craft 2 Craft workshops are £10 and include all materials, a cup of tea / coffee and biscuits / cake. Advance booking is essential – please contact 023 80869697 or email us.

The South Coast Challenge, Friday 26th – 27th August, Eastbourne

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This challenge takes on some of England’s finest scenery along the South Downs Way. Distances range from 100Km, to 25km.

Registration fee £65 – £175 depending on distance + suggested sponsorship of £200

To register and for more information contact: Nuisha or call 02380 869697

Walk the Test Way, Date TBC, Romsey

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Enjoy scenic views of the beautiful river Test, with its white chalk streams and walk through picturesque villages.  There are various distances available from 5 miles to 25.5 miles.

Registration fee £12 + minimum sponsorship of £50

To register and for more information contact: Nuisha or call 02380 869697

Spartan Race, 30th September or 1st October, Windsor Park

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This race will test your physical strength and mental resolve. Sign up for the Spartan Sprint, a 5-6km course with 20 challenging military obstacles and a dramatic leap over fire burning logs to finish, or push your endurance and perseverance to the very limit and take on the Spartan Beast, a 19-22km course packed with up to 35 obstacles. Whichever challenge you choose, this is an experience you will not forget in a hurry.

Registration fee £52 – £80 depending on package + suggested sponsorship of £200.

To register and for more information contact: Nuisha or call 02380 869697

 

Tea for Tools 9th - 15th October

Join us in raising funds for our projects in Africa by holding a tea party in aid for Self Reliance. From a small tea break to large party, all funds raised will go directly towards our work and make a real difference. To register your interest in receiving a fundraising pack, contact Nuisha or call 023 80869697.

The Great South Run, Sunday 22nd October, Southsea

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This iconic 10 mile run takes you through the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, home of HMS Victory, past Spinnaker Tower, and finishes on the seafront.  A 5K option is also available.

We can provide guaranteed places.   

To register and for more information contact: Nuisha or call 02380 869697

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