Church and Community
BADGER FARM TODDLER GROUP
It runs on Thursdays, term time only, from 1.30 till 3 in Badger Farm Community Centre. It’s £2 per family and it’s just a drop in group. It’s for children 0 to 5.
They offer Tea and Coffee for the adults and a drink and a snack for the children.
Please support the group and ensure that the group continues to thrive.
Tai chi 4 health and wellbeing classes are held
At st. Marks Church, Olivers Battery on Monday's at 9.15am and Thursdays at 11.30am
Classes last 1 hour and are pay as you go.
OLIVERS BATTERY COMMUNITY BOOKCASE
The community bookcase is kept at St. Mark’s Church and residents can borrow and return books at anytime the building is open. On a Thursday morning from 10.30 am – 11.30am why not come along to the Coffee Pop-Inn and make new friends and look at the books at the same time?
THE BATTERY CLUB
The Battery Club is for the Young at Heart and meets at St. Mark’s Church Hall in Oliver’s Battery on alternate Wednesdays from 2.00pm – 4.00pm. There is a small fee of £2 per meeting. For more details contact Doreen Morris 01962 861082. We also have 3 coach outings a year, BBQ, Birthday Parties and a Christmas Lunch.
8th WINCHESTER SCOUTS,CUBS AND BEAVERS
Meets at the Scout Hut, Somers Close, Stanmore. Winchester - contact details and times to follow
St.Luke's Brownies meets on Monday's at 6pm in St.Luke's Church Centre
St. Mark's Brownies meets on Tuesdays at 5.45pm at St Mark's Church Hall
THE CARROLL CENTRE
Somers Close, Stanmore, Winchester.
Contact Jool Heller-Dixon 01962 840022
BADGERS FARM AND OLIVER'S BATTERY COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION
A warm welcome awaits you at Badger Farm Community Centre. We are situated at the heart of the parishes of Badger Farm and Oliver’s Battery on the south-west side of the historic city of . Run by the Badger Farm & Oliver’s Battery Residents’ Community Association, the Centre has provided the ideal location for many of the social activities enjoyed by local residents since 1986.
A lively and active venue, the Community Centre hosts a varied schedule of events. Groups regularly using the facilities include a wide age range from new-born to the elderly covering areas such as art, dancing, exercise, sport, toddlers/pre-school, special needs and wildlife. There is also a thriving Social Club open to residents of both Badger Farm and Oliver’s Battery parishes. The Centre has a warm and welcoming atmosphere and all rooms are bright, airy and good sizes. The four rooms available for hire provide an excellent venue and good value for money.
Community Centres play an important role in bringing local communities together. They offer a focal point for neighbourhood activities and a base for local groups. We are proud of our Centre and its role within the community. For more information visit our website or contact Jan Dawkins, the Bookings Secretary, on 01962 868630,
WINCHESTER BASICS BANK
Fridays 10.30-12.30 pm at St.Luke's Church Centre
OLIVERS BATTERY WOMEN'S INSTITUTE
meets at St.Peter's School on the third Monday of the month at 7.30pm