Avenue Club News – January 2021

Dear Avenue Club Members We hope you are keeping warm and safe. With January coming to an end and many of you receiving your vaccinations, we are hoping there is a chink of light...

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COVID-19 updates

  DUE TO COVID-19 GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS THE AVENUE CLUB WILL BE CLOSED FROM 5TH NOVEMBER 2020 As we enter the second lockdown we are once again having to close our doors....

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POSTPONED: Talks and Events

  Unfortunately, due to the Covid 19 lockdown, our fascinating series of Talks and Events has been postponed. Hansons Valuation Day Monday 16th March 2020, 11am - 3pm  By popular...

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Avenue Club news on events in 2019

Christmas Lunch Wednesday 18th December 2019 A fun time was had by all at The Christmas Lunch. Our staff and lovely volunteers produced a beautiful 3 course lunch with all the...

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Great In Britain: The Movie

Monday 25th March 2019 Doors open 6.30pm, programme starts 7.20pm at Kew Community Centre, St Luke’s in The Avenue, Kew TW9 2AJ Admission by ticket only - £10 each.  Cash...

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Ukulele Concert

Our Ukulele Club members ‘The Avenukes’ put on a fantastic concert and raised the roof with a variety of popular songs. If you would like to give the ukuele a go, they meet on...

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Christmas Lunch

We were delighted that over 100 of our members came along to our Christmas Lunch on 19th December to start the festive season. Staff and volunteers worked hard in the kitchen to...

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Bring & Buy Sale

The annual Bring and Buy Sale was, once again, a huge success with over £1700 raised for the Avenue Club. First prize in the raffle was a wonderful handmade quilt produced by the...

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Tuesday Talking Pictures

Every week, starting with David Lean’s “Brief Encounter” we will watch excerpts from a film and have a discussion about it. There will also be time for gossip about the latest...

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Opera in Performance

Following on from our last very successful series of Lectures, Ross Alley is returning to the Club with a series of “Opera in Performance” lectures which will focus on works...

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Choir Concert and Tea

Tuesday, 3rd July at 3.00 pm - £6.00 This year’s Choir Concert is a tribute to Armistice Day following World War I. Please see our Choir Tea poster here There’ll also be tunes...

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C&C Creative Arts Concert

This event will showcase C&C’s innovative and award winning Creative Arts service for older people. The programme will include: choir performances by residents from Cecil...

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Guided Tour of Dorney Court

Dorney Court is one of England’s most uniquely beautiful Tudor Manor Houses set amidst acres of mature parkland and encircled by well tended yew hedges. The remarkable and...

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RAF Museum, Bentley Prior

Did you see the BBC documentary with the McGregor brothers? Bentley Priory played a pivotal role during the Battle of Britain as Headquarters Fighter Command. Discover the...

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Heave Ho my Hearties

Come with us to Greenwich, the historic heart of the British Navy. First, we will have a guided tour of the handsome Royal Naval College’s Banqueting Hall and Chapel. You can...

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Picasso : Paper & Clay Exhibition

We will be having a tour of their “Picasso : Paper & Clay” Exhibition. Picasso’s insatiable curiosity and tireless urge for creativity often led him to mediums beyond...

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Outing to Broughton Castle

Broughton Castle is a moated and fortified manor house near Banbury. Set in parkland and built of the rich local Hornton ironstone, it was selected by Simon Jenkins as one of...

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The Buildings of Richmond Park

Max Lankester continues his very interesting series of talks. This time he will describe the buildings of Richmond Park – some long gone and others still part of the landscape....

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Pilates

The focus of the class is Applied Pilates, Health and Wellbeing. This smaller class allows for a more prescriptive approach and can be tailored towards individual needs i.e...

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Strength Training Talk and Demonstration

Strength Training (ST) is the least understood and most important aspect of anti-ageing therapy. ST and balance programmes mean both falling less AND breaking less easily if you...

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