Spending the TESCO money!
|Only community in Wales north of Brecon at the moment|
DO COME AND SEE THE NEW DEMENTIA-FRIENDLY KNIGHTON MUSEUM AT NO1 BROAD STREET. DESIGNED BY KINDA
Probably the only dementia-friendly handbell ringers in the UK!
...and here you can hear the mass ringing of Handel's Thine Be the Glory at the rally in Burghill along with teams from Worcestershire, Herefordshire, Montgomeryshire and Brecknockshire.
You can now get the news direct now from www.kindadementia.org and follow KINDA on twitter.
Louise surrounded by largess at Brampton Bryan WI
Trip to Crosfield House - Meet at 3.00pm at the Com
Next Friends' session - Tuesday, 13th October. 7.00pm at the Gallery
Sunday, 11th October - Join us for MAMMA MIA at the Com at 3.00pm
Next Friends' session - Tuesday, 8th September. 7.00pm at the Gallery
Tower House Gallery Carnival Memory Window
Next awareness session is on Tuesday, 28th July - 7.00 till 8.00 at Tower House Gallery. Please book.
We have had very generous donations from Knighton & District Rotary Club and Knighton Methodist Church
Jean is selling her knitted cats for KINDA-on-Teme. £12.50 each and knitted with love.
128 DEMENTIA FRIENDS
£130 raised at the coffee morning
17 shops are taking part in our Memory Window Walk plus a stall at the community market.
Dementia Awareness Week is 18th May to 23rd May - look out for lots of things going on. There is a Friends Awareness session on Tuesday, 19th May here at the Gallery, 7.00pm to 8.00pm and another one on the 26th May - 2.00pm to 3.00pm PLUS A FUNDRAISER COFFEE MORNING ON THE 26TH - HERE AT THE GALLERY
We launched KINDA - Knighton INitiative for Dementia Action at the community market on Valentine's Day.
|Margaret demonstrates Fidget Quilting|
|Kirsten & Sarah's yummy fairy cakes|
THE NEXT DEMENTIA FRIENDS AWARENESS SESSION IS ON MARCH, 5TH AT 7.00pm TO 8.00pm at St Edward's Church Hall - booking will help us for catering
|Anyone fancy making a Twiddle Muff to use at Crossroads or the Memory Cafe? Pattern from me or just google it.|
Things you may not know
We now have 118 Dementia Friends in Knighton and 4 Dementia Friends Champions
Our stakeholders include:
Knighton & District Community Support
Tref y Clawdd WI
Tower House Gallery
Knighton & District Tourism Group
Knighton Fine Art
Knighton Food Bank
Knighton Church in Wales Primary School
Knighton & District Rotary Club
Knighton Community Centre