Staff member Claire will be running (or trying to at least!) the Alloa half marathon later this month to raise funds for Number 3. http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/number3onestopshop is the link to follow if you would like to support us by sponsoring Claire. Thank you!
Unfortunately we are no longer able to make it along to the Dunfermline Comic Con this month but we will definitely be arranging a trip to the Dundee one on the 9th of April. If you are interested in joining us please speak to Chris for more information.
We’re delighted to be welcoming back Project Ability again on Wednesday 24th. This month they’ll be doing a Silk Painting workshop.
As with last month’s clay workshop we’ll be having two sessions, the first session is 11am-1pm, the second is 2-4pm.
As with all our groups all abilities are welcome. Although booking for this group is a must. Feel free to contact the office on 01738 449327 or email any of us.
First of all Happy New Year, to everyone who uses the service from all of us at Number3 and thank you for all your support feed back and suggestions over the last year.
This month’s calendar and newsletter are now online or available at the building if you would prefer a physical one.
Some of the highlights this month include two new groups, for example, we’re going to do a Café Group similar to our Pub Group. This month we’ll be visiting Blend on the 18th, we’re happy for any suggestions of future destinations. Our other new group is our Cake Making Group. If you’re interested please contact one of us, so we can buy the correct amount of supplies.
Following a successful trial last months well be doing Basketball again on the 30th. Every Saturday we’re open we run a Free Lunch. All our usual tournaments and weekly groups will be on including Scrabble on the 7th, Bingo on the 13th, Comic Group on the 20th and our Pool Competition on the 28th.
Feel free to let us know if you want to come along to any of our activities.
The December Calendar & Newsletter are now online. Sorry for any inconvenience caused by the delay. Some of the highlights this month include a trip to the Toby Carvery on the 15th as part of our monthly Pub Grub Night; our Cinema Trip to see the new Star Wars film The Force Awakens on the 19th and our Christmas Party on the 21st. We’re also having a trial basket ball group on the 30th at the North Inch Commnity campus. All our usual groups and competitions are on, such as Pool Tournaments, Discussion groups and many others. So please have a look and feel free to come along to anything that takes your fancy.
For Christmas this year, we will only be closed, on the 25th of December & the 1st of January, all other drop ins and groups will going ahead as usual. Check the Newsletter and Calendar for further details.
Monday 28th September’s Outdoor Games session has been cancelled. Number 3 will be open from 4pm to 8pm today. This change to hours is for one day only, sorry for any inconvenience it may cause.
We now have a new online archive for our old newsletters. Feel free to have a browse if you’re interested.
Our online calendar has been updated for the next month’s activities. Our physical calendars are available to pick up if you want to pop into Number 3 too.
Some of the highlights include our new longer Saturday opening hours now with added free lunch; our reorganised Wednesdays; a trip to the Ball Room & our new comic book group.
There’s also all the old favourites, of pool & FIFA tournaments, our afternoon and evening films and many more.
Our usual Monday-Friday drop in times will also be in place and we look forward to seeing you soon.
We are looking to use the website more to let you know what we’re up to and allow you to interact with us in different ways.
We’ve already made a couple of changes, for example the calendar is now accessible from the menu at the top of every page.
But we’d like to know, what people would like to see from the website? Would you like more news stories? Are there any other sections you’d like added? Do you find the site easy to use/read? Would people be interested in the chance to blog about their experiences using No3? More photos from trips and activities?
If you have any feedback feel free to email, Christopher.Grigg@aiscotland.org.uk.
From September onwards we will be open longer on Saturdays!
We will continue to have badminton sessions, trips to the cinema and girls groups on Saturdays. In addition to this we will now be open from 10am until 4pm for general drop-in too!
We will also be providing a free lunch of filled rolls, salad, fruit and yoghurt from 1pm.
The Saturdays we will be open in September are the 12th and 26th.