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Men's Shed Newsletter No. 8 30 January 2022

Hello Shedders I missed all the fun last week, but Gary tells me that there was a good turnout on Tuesday for the social gathering at The Hyde Club. The group discussed what projects we could get involved with and the continued search for a venue. There will be another such social do this Tuesday: same time, same venue. And on Wednesday people made a planter and did some… Read More

Men's Shed Newsletter No. 7 23 January 2022

Hello Shedders Last week I brought in the new membership forms, and several people filled them in to become official members of Avon Valley Men’s Shed. That will become more significant in the next month or so when we have our first AGM, when members will be able to for new trustees and other exciting matters. The Shed’s constitution is on the web site at https://avonvalleyshed.org.uk/otherdocs/ if you’re interested in… Read More

Men's Shed Newsletter No. 6 18 January 2022

Hello Everyone A brief (and late) newsletter this week – sorry. We’ll be meeting as usual at 10:30am tomorrow (Wednesday 19 January) at St. Mary’s Church Hall. As well as the usual chat and refreshments, and getting on with bits and pieces, there will be more discussion about the plan to refurbish the Portakabin behind the hall. I will be bringing along membership forms for people to fill in. It… Read More

Men's Shed Newsletter No. 5 10 January 2022

Greetings, Shed People! Apologies again for not having a session last week, and especially if you turned up to find the hall empty. Finding better ways to communicate with everyone is something we’re working on – and we’re open to ideas. We will be starting sessions again this week, on Wednesday 12 January at 10:30am. The new year will be a good time to get people involved in roles such… Read More

Men's Shed Newsletter No. 4 12 December 2021

Hello again folks Last Week On Thursday some of the group met up at The Hyde Club for a chat and probably a drink or two – I couldn’t be there, so I don’t know what people got up to. Gary says “A big thank you to Peter for sharing his wealth of knowledge on butchery. It was a most informative and enjoyable evening. Also thanks to Hyde club for… Read More

Men's Shed Newsletter No. 3 5 December 2021

Dear All There’s not a great deal of news this week. At last week’s session we made progress with sharpening things and fixing some of the portable workbenches. A new boy turned up – Paul, who seems to be full of ideas and enthusiasm. Welcome! Social Meeting at Hyde Club There will be an extra evening gathering this week at Hyde Club. Peter Drewett will talk and answer questions about… Read More

Men's Shed Newsletter No. 2 28 November 2021

Men's Shed Newsletter No. 2

Dear All This newsletter is being sent to everyone who has expressed an interest in the Avon Valley Men’s Shed. We plan to send no more than one email per week like this. If you’d rather not receive them, please reply to this email and I’ll take you off the mailing list. Feel free to forward this email to anyone else you think might want to read it. Meetings … Read More

Men's Shed Newsletter No. 1 21 November 2021

Dear All This newsletter is being sent to everyone who has expressed an interest in the Avon Valley Men’s Shed. We plan to send no more than one email per week like this. If you’d rather not receive them, please reply to this email and I’ll take you off the mailing list. Feel free to forward this email to anyone else you think might want to read it. Meetings We… Read More

Men's Shed Workshop 10 November 2021

Our second meeting welcomed eight new people, which was wonderful. Everyone introduced themselves…