Minstead Trust

Check out these local events supporting Minstead Trust

                                                                                                                        
Minstead Trust,
established in 1986, is a charitable organisation whose aims are to support adults with learning disabilities to achieve greater independence, lead fulfilled lives and live as full citizens in our society.

Minstead Trust currently supports over 180 people in Hampshire, Wiltshire and Portsmouth. New Forest day opportunities are based at Minstead Lodge and offer people the opportunity to develop skills for work, skills for life plus improve their health and wellbeing.

  1. Work-based skills: training in practical skills in a range of workshop and land based activities, and the expectations of a workplace such as time management and health and safety
  2. Health and well-being: a range of physical and creative activities to promote health and leisure skills
  3. Life skills: practical training in the skills of everyday living, both in the home and out in the community

Minstead Lodge is a conference and venue hire social enterprise, which provides training and work experience in hospitality for people with learning disabilities.

Furzey Gardens is an informal woodland garden near Lyndhurst, which is open to the public. It is a social enterprise of Minstead Trust, providing training and work experience in an inspirational setting where people with learning disabilities can learn new skills in horticulture and hospitality

There are many events over the next few months

Furzey Toddle at Furzey Gardens, School Lane, Minstead, SO43 7GL
Date: 4th October
Time: 11am – 12.00pm
No additional charge to join the Furzey Toddle, however normal entry donations to Furzey Gardens apply for adults and children over 4 years old.

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Walk The Test Way – Go the extra mile for Minstead Trust this Autumn, walking part or all of the Test Way which takes you on a beautiful tour of the Hampshire countryside.
Date: 14th October
Time: 7am – 6pm
£12.00 adult registration and £6.00 child registration (15 and under), this entrance fee covers transportation to your chosen start point, marshalling and paramedic support organised by Romsey and Test Rotary.

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Half Term Fun: Make An Animal Mask at Furzey Gardens, School Lane, Minstead, SO43 7GL- Keep your children entertained this October half term with our interactive arts and crafts activities at Furzey Garden.
Date: 22nd – 26th October
Time: 11am – 3pm
Online bookings £3.00 subject to availability or £3.50 when purchased on the day at Furzey Gardens. Normal Gardens Entrance donations also apply.

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Autumn Colour Walk With Head Gardener Pete White at Furzey Gardens, School Lane, Minstead, SO43 7GL- Join Head Gardener Pete White for a guided walk around Furzey Gardens, as he shares horticultural insights as spectacular colours burst into seasonal display.
Date: 8th November
Time: 11am-12.30pm
£5.00 for non-members or £4.00 for members or RHS Card Holders

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Clues & Crime at Minstead Lodge at Minstead Lodge, Seamans Lane, Minstead, SO43 7FT.Enjoy an evening of evidence-gathering to solve the mysteries of “who, where and how”, with a two-course dinner included
Date: 16th November
Time: 7pm – 9.30pm
£35.00 per person to include a two-course meal.* *Guests are requested to bring their email confirmation which will act as a ticket.

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Festive Evening at Minstead Lodge at Minstead Lodge, Seamans Lane, Minstead, SO43 7FT. All of the evening’s funds support adults with learning disabilities to live more independently.
Date: 30th November
Time: 8pm – 9.30pm
£5.50 per person

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Christmas Lunches at Minstead Lodge at Minstead Lodge, Seamans Lane, Minstead, SO43 7FT.
Why not by give back this Christmas by holding your festive celebrations at Minstead Lodge, where all profits support adults with learning disabilities in the South West region to live more independently.
Date: 4th-6th December, 11th-13th December
Time: 12.30pm – 2pm

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Event: Father Christmas at Furzey Gardens at Furzey Gardens, School Lane, Minstead, SO43 7GL. Kickstart your festive fun with a traditional family visit to Father Christmas at Furzey Gardens this December.
Date: 30th November – 9th December 2018 (excluding 3rd– 6th December)
Time: 11am – 7pm
£10.00 per child

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For further information please telephone 02380 812297  alternatively email info@minsteadtrust.org.uk or visit the website click here


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