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August 2017

Brighton
We had a lovely trip to Brighton on Monday 31 July, the sun shone all day and we all had a great time. Thanks to all who helped organise and sell tickets. We are looking for ideas for our 2018 trip, so if you have any suggestions please let us know in the office.

Our Vegetable Garden
We would like to say a special thanks to Philomena & Tony Southern for donating the plants in our beautiful vegetable garden and for all their hard work maintaining it, we have tomatoes, cucumber, courgettes and green beans. Thank you.

Bringing in your own Food
Firstly we want to thank all of you for buying lunches, teas, coffees and snacks, the revenue generated from these sales are essential to keeping us open and running. It has been brought to our attention that some members are bringing in their own snacks, we ask that you only do this only on special occasions such as birthdays. If you would like a wider variety in snacks that we provide please let the office know your suggestions, thank you for your understanding.

Volunteers
We would like to say a massive thanks to all our fantastic volunteers helping us each week, we couldn’t do it without you! Jean, Sheila, Eve, Lynda, Yvonne, Giovanni, Gerald, George, Sandra, Maninder, Gary, Jackie for her word games every Wednesday and Juliet for all the money she raises on the table each week. You are all amazing!

Big Fun Run
Sheila, Lynda, Mark, Natalie & Roberta will be running/walking 5k at the Crystal Palace Fun run in October to raise funds for UNACC, please encourage friends and family to donate, in cash to the office or online here: https://www.justgiving.com/unacc

Your support
Firstly we would like to thank you all for supporting the club, buying lunches, teas, coffees, cakes and attending events is so important, enabling the club to run, so we do ask that you don’t bring in your own food and that where possible you support us by attending events. Thanks for you continued support, especially to all those who have donated money to UNACC to enable us to continue our service.

July 2017

Centre times
The centre is open 9.30am – 2.30pm, where possible can you bring smaller notes or change to pay for lunches and activities. Many thanks

Trip to Brighton Monday 31st July
We’re in the process of planning our annual trip to Brighton which will be Monday 31st July leaving the centre at 8.30am so we can enjoy a sea front breakfast. Spaces are limited so please be sure to reserve your place, the price is £20pp payable at the office. PLEASE NOTE: The centre will be closed that day.

Waterside Open Day
The Waterside Centre is celebrating 20 years of hosting healthy living and community groups on Monday 24 July 2017. 10am – 4pm. Come and enjoy a day of fun and explore the history of the centre and lakes since 1881. We need donations of bottles for our bottle tombola please! PLEASE NOTE: There will be no activities or sit down lunch that day, members are welcome to come and join the festivities, BBQ food available.

Take Away Boxes
Please can you return any used take away boxes, thank you.

Membership Charges 2017/2018
Please can you pay subscription to £30 a year from April 2017, thank you for your continued support.

Big Fun Run
Sheila, Lynda, Mark, Natalie & Roberta will be running/walking 5k at the Crystal Palace Fun run in October to raise funds for UNACC, please encourage friends and family to donate, in cash to the office or online here: https://www.justgiving.com/unacc

Donation Tree
We have decided to reintroduce the Donation Tree, suggested donation £5 – £10 which goes to help keep UNACC running for the benefit of all the members. Thank you.

UNACC Film Club
Film club will be Wednesday 26th July showing the brilliant ‘How to Marry a Millionaire’, a delicious roast chicken dinner will be served at midday followed by the screening at 12.30pm.

Your support
Firstly we would like to thank you all for supporting the club, buying lunches, teas, coffees, cakes and attending events is so important, enabling the club to run, so we do ask that you don’t bring in your own food and that where possible you support us by attending events. Thanks for you continued support, especially to all those who have donated money to UNACC to enable us to continue our service.

June 2017

Centre times
The centre is open 9.30am – 2.30pm, where possible can you bring smaller notes or change to pay for lunches and activities. Many thanks

Trip to Brighton Monday 31st July
We’re in the process of planning our annual trip to Brighton which will be Monday 31st July leaving the centre at 7.30am so we can enjoy a sea front breakfast. Spaces are limited so please be sure to reserve your place, the price is £20pp payable at the office.

Waterside Open Day
The Waterside Centre is celebrating 20 years of hosting healthy living and community groups on Monday 24 July 2017. 10am – 4pm. Come and enjoy a day of fun and explore the history of the centre and lakes since 1881.

Take Away Boxes
Please can you return any used take away boxes, many thanks.

Membership Charges 2017/2018
Please can you pay subscription to £30 a year from April 2017, thank you for your continued support.

Big Fun Run
Sheila, Lynda, Mark, Natalie & Roberta have signed up to run the 5k Crystal Palace Fun run in October to raise funds for UNACC, please encourage friends and family to donate, we will give details of the fundraising page shortly.

 Donation Tree
We have decided to reintroduce the Donation Tree, suggested donation £5 – £10 which goes to help keep UNACC running for the benefit of all the members. Thank you.

UNACC Film Club
Film club will be Wednesday 28th June showing the brilliant Breakfast at Tiffany’s, a delicious roast beef dinner will be served at midday followed by the screening at 12.30pm.

Your support
Firstly we would like to thank you all for supporting the club, buying lunches, teas, coffees, cakes and attending events is so important, enabling the club to run, so we do ask that you don’t bring in your own food and that where possible you support us by attending events. Thanks for you continued support, especially to all those who have donated money to UNACC to enable us to continue our service.

May 2017

Centre times
The centre is open 9.30am – 2.30pm, where possible can you bring smaller notes or change to pay for lunches and activities. Many thanks

Meal Deal for April 2017 only
Special thanks to all of you for buying lunches, it’s so important raising funds to keep the club open, Anne Dolyn and Mildred Cammock enjoyed the 6th free meal April deal.

Table Tennis
We now have a full size table, sessions will run on a Monday morning 9.30am – 10.45am and Friday from 9.30am – 11.30am, cost £1 will include a tea or coffee.

Membership Charges 2017/2018
Please can you pay subscription to £30 a year from April 2017, thank you for your continued support.

Big Fun Run
Sheila, Lynda, Mark, Natalie & Roberta have signed up to run the 5k Crystal Palace Fun run in October to raise funds for UNACC, please encourage friends and family to donate, we will give details of the fundraising page shortly.

Donation Tree
We have decided to reintroduce the Donation Tree, suggested donation £5 – £10 which goes to help keep UNACC running for the benefit of all the members. Thank you.

UNACC Film Club
Film club has changed to Wednesday 10th May showing the fantastic Some like it Hot, as always a delicious meal will be served at 12pm followed by the screening at 12.30pm.

Your support
Firstly we would like to thank you all for supporting the club, buying lunches, teas, coffees, cakes and attending events is so important, enabling the club to run, so we do ask that you don’t bring in your own food and that where possible you support us by attending events. Thanks for you continued support, especially to all those who have donated money to UNACC to enable us to continue our service.

April 2017

Centre times
The centre is open 9.30am – 2.30pm, where possible can bring smaller notes or change to pay for lunches and activities. Many thanks

Easter Closing
We will be closed on Good Friday 14th April & Easter Monday 17th April.

New Meal Deal for April 2017 only
As a little thank you for your continued support buying meals we will be offering a promotion of buy 5 meals in April get 6th meal free. If you would like a meal please let us know by 11am so that the kitchen can prepare, we will accept bookings over the phone so please make sure you call us to order your meal if you can’t make it in before 11am.

Table Tennis
We now have a full size table, sessions will run on a Monday morning 9.30am – 10.45am and Friday from 9.30am – 11.30am, cost £1 will include a tea or coffee.

Easter Buffet with entertainment Friday 7th April
We will be having a beautiful buffet for Easter on Friday 7th April, only £10. We will not be offering alternative food options on the day.

Katakouzini (Nitsa) Grocock
Sadly the lovely Nitsa passed away in her sleep on Saturday 18 February, there is an afternoon tea in her honor on Friday 7th April 3-6pm at 190 Selhurst Road, SE25 6XX, please let the office know if you’d like to attend as we must inform Nitsa’s sister of numbers.

Membership Charges 2017/2018
Our membership fee will rise to £30 a year from April 2017, thank you for your continued support and understanding. If you would like to discuss this please come to the office.

Donation Tree
We have decided to reintroduce the Donation Tree, suggested donation £5 – £10 which goes to help keep UNACC running for the benefit of all the members. Thank you.

UNACC Film Club
Film club will be Wednesday 26th April showing the fantastic Second Chorus, as always a delicious meal will be served at 12pm followed by the screening at 12.30pm.

Your support
Firstly we would like to thank you all for supporting the club, buying lunches, teas, coffees, cakes and attending events is so important, enabling the club to run, so we do ask that you don’t bring in your own food and that where possible you support us by attending events. Thanks for you continued support, especially to all those who have donated money to UNACC to enable us to continue our service.

March 2017

Centre times
The centre is open 9.30am – 2.30pm, where possible can bring smaller notes or change to pay for lunches and activities. Many thanks

Committee meeting
The next committee meeting will be Monday 20th March 10am, please note there will be no table tennis.

Easter Buffet with entertainment
We will be having a beautiful buffet for Easter on Friday 7th April, only £10. We will not be offering alternative food options on the day.

Katakouzini (Nitsa) Grocock
Sadly the lovely Nitsa passed away in her sleep on Saturday 18 February, we will inform you of funeral details once we know.

UNACC Market Stall
We have acquired a stall at the Crystal Palace Market, Haynes Lane on Saturday 18th March to sell the remainder of the clothes we have in storage downstairs. If you are able to cover the stall for an hour please let the office know. We do not need any more stock.

Membership Charges 2017/2018
Our membership fee will rise to £30 a year from April 2017, thank you for your continued support and understanding. If you would like to discuss this please come to the office.

Donation Tree
We have decided to reintroduce the Donation Tree, suggested donation £5 – £10 which goes to help keep UNACC running for the benefit of all the members. Thank you.

Bowls
Bowls will stop from 1 April 2017, we would like to say a very special thanks to Ken French for all his hard work running the group and also thanks to those of you that attended over the years.

UNACC Film Club
Film club will be Wednesday 29th March showing the fantastic An American in Paris, as always a delicious meal will be served at 12pm followed by the screening at 12.30pm.

Your support
Firstly we would like to thank you all for supporting the club, buying lunches, teas, coffees, cakes and attending events is so important, enabling the club to run, so we do ask that you don’t bring in your own food and that where possible you support us by attending events. Thanks for you continued support, especially to all those who have donated money to UNACC to enable us to continue our service.

 

February 2017

Centre times
The centre is open 9.30am – 2.30pm, please do not arrive earlier than this as we need time to set up, also please ensure your pick up time is no later than 2.15, many thanks.

Committee meeting
Thanks to those who attended the committee meeting on Monday 16th January.

Membership Charges 2017/2018
After much deliberation we have no choice but to increase our membership fee to £30 a year from April 2017, an extra 83p a month. We have checked other clubs in the area and their fees average £40 a year increasing further in April. We would like to thank you for your continued support and understanding. If you would like to discuss this please come to the office. Thank you.

Donation Tree
We have decided to reintroduce the Donation Tree, each leaf will cost £10 which goes to help keep UNACC running for the benefit of all the members. Thank you.

Bowls
As you may be aware the numbers attending bowls on a Friday have steadily declined and we are have not been covering the cost of hall hire for some time, it has been decided bowls will stop from April 2017, we would like to say a very special thanks to Ken French for all his hard work running the group and also thanks to those of you that attended over the years.

Christmas Raffle
We raised a fantastic £223 at the Christmas raffle, thank you so much for buying tickets and for all the wonderful donations.

UNACC Film Club
Film club will return on Wednesday 22nd February showing the fantastic Funnyface, as always a delicious meal will be served at 12pm followed by the screening at 12.30pm.

Your support
Firstly we would like to thank you all for supporting the club, buying lunches, teas, coffees, cakes and attending events is so important, enabling the club to run, so we do ask that you don’t bring in your own food and that where possible you support us by attending events. Thanks for you continued support, especially to all those who have donated money to UNACC to enable us to continue our service.

 

January 2017

Happy New Year
Welcome back everyone! UNACC activities resume this week on 3rd January, apart from Judy’s classes which start again on the 11th. Hope you all had a lovely Christmas, all of us at UNACC wish you a Happy New year and a 2017 full of health, wealth and happiness.
As ever there are lots of thank you’s to be said, as we couldn’t continue to run without the hard work of all the volunteers, and the support of all of you members. Firstly, thank you to everyone who made the Christmas party on 9th December such a success. I’m sure you’ll all agree that the meal was fantastic, so thank you to Mark, and his helpers Lynda, Montell, Eve, Sandra, Sheila, Yvonne and Chris Wright for all their hard work in the kitchen, and to Natalie and Roberta for peeling all the veg the day before! Thanks also to Sophia and her daughters, and to Gerald and Alan for helping to serve and clear, to Peter Kneebone for the wonderful entertainment, and to Barry and Mike for donating all the wine.
Thanks also to all the volunteers who give their time throughout the year, especially to Eve who has raised over £200 for UNACC this year through the sale of her handmade cards. Remember that everything we raise goes straight back into the running of UNACC!

Centre times
The centre is open 9.30am – 2.30pm, please do not arrive earlier than this as we need time to set up, also please ensure your pick up time is no later than 2.15, many thanks.

Your support
Firstly we would like to thank you all for supporting the club, buying lunches, teas, coffees, cakes and attending events is so important, enabling the club to run, so we do ask that you don’t bring in your own food and that where possible you support us by attending events. Thanks for you continued support, especially to all those who have donated money to UNACC to enable us to continue our service.

UNACC Film Club
Film club will return on Wednesday January 25th showing the fantastic Gigi, as always a delicious meal will be served at 12pm followed by the screening at 12.30pm.

New Kitchen Rules
Please congratulate Montell Williams who will be starting his apprenticeship with UNACC! This does mean we will having regular inspections in the kitchen, so MUST comply with health & hygiene standards. Those permitted to enter the kitchen are required to have a valid certificate, and a list of those permitted to enter is on the kitchen door.

December 2016

Centre times
The centre is open 9.30am – 2.30pm, please do not arrive earlier than this as we need time to set up, also please ensure your pick up time is no later than 2.15, many thanks.

Christmas Party
The UNACC annual Christmas Party will be held on Friday 9th December! Please arrive at the main room for 10.30am for complimentary tea & coffee and a photo recognition competition, there is a prize for the most correct answers. A beautiful 3 course meal with wine will be served in the Pavilion Hall at 12.30 (menu below) followed by the raffle and entertainment by the fabulous Peter Kneebone, dancing and singing along is encouraged. Last few tickets available now from Jean & the office, cost £20.

Starter
Prawn & Smoked Salmon Cocktail or Beef tomato, mozzarella & basil Salad
Main
Roast Turkey, sausage & bacon
Sage & Onion Stuffing
Roast potatoes
Roast parsnips
Mashed swede & carrot
Brussel sprouts
Vegetarian option – Stuffed Pepper with all the trimmings
Dessert
Christmas pudding with custard Or Black cherry cheesecake

 Christmas and New Year opening times
The Centre will close on Friday 16th December, and re-open on Tuesday 3rd January 2017. We would like to wish you all a wonderful Christmas and a happy and healthy New Year.

Your support
Firstly we would like to thank you all for supporting the club, buying lunches, teas, coffees, cakes and attending events is so important enabling the club to run, we do ask that you don’t bring in your own food and that where possible you support us by attending events. Thanks for you continued support!

 UNACC Film Club
Film club will return on Wednesday December 14th, a delicious meal with a glass of mulled wine will served slightly earlier. Film will be ‘Holiday Inn’ to get you in the Christmas mood!

Additional Food
Please do not ask for food that is not on the menu, as Mark is busy and has not got the time to make anything additional. Please note this also unfortunately applies to birthday cakes for the time being.

November 2016

Centre times
The centre is open 9.30am – 2.15pm, please do not arrive earlier than this as we need time to set up, also please ensure your pick up time is no later than 2.30, many thanks. 

Christmas Party
The UNACC annual Christmas Party will be held on Friday 9th December! Please arrive at the main room for 10.30am for complimentary tea & coffee and a photo recognition competition, there is a prize for the most correct answers. A beautiful 3 course meal with wine will be served in the Pavillion Hall at 12.30 (menu below) followed by the raffle and entertainment by the fabulous Peter Kneebone, dancing and singing along is encouraged. Tickets available from Jean & the office from Tuesday 1st November, cost £20. 

Starter
Prawn & Salmon Cocktail or Beef tomato, mozzarella & basil Salad

Main
Roast Turkey, sausage & bacon
Sage & Onion Stuffing
Roast potatoes
Roast parsnips
Mashed swede & carrot
Brussel sprouts

Vegetarian option – Stuffed Mushroom with all the trimmings

Dessert
Christmas pudding with custard Or Black cherry cheesecake

Christmas Hamper Donations PLEASE
Please donate good quality hamper items such as tins of red salmon, tinned ham/corned beef, soup, small bottles of wine, miniature spirits, tea, coffee, sugar chocolates, Christmas cake, mince pies. Thanks you for your support.

Christmas Party Volunteers
Thanks to those who have volunteered so far, we have all we need for service and preparation but we still require volunteers to help wash dishes from 12.30-4pm, please let the office know if you can help.

Your support
Firstly we would like to thank you all for supporting the club, buying lunches, teas, coffees, cakes and attending events is so important enabling the club to run, we do ask that you don’t bring in your own food and that where possible you support us by attending events. Thanks for you continued support!

UNACC Film Club
Film club will return on November 30th November, a delicious meal will served slightly earlier. Film title TBC.

Photos Please
Please bring your pictures aged around 18-25 by November 30th.