Rooksdown Community Association - www.rooksdownonline.com

Welcome to Rooksdown!

Rooksdown Community Association works to offer facilities and activities for the residents of the Parish of Rooksdown. Running the Community Centre, Youth Club and organising other activities and events.

With this website we aim to share information and news about our community. You will find regular updates about what’s going on, details about the Community Centre, useful links as well as classified adverts from other residents and local businesses.

You can find out more and join the Association by coming to the Centre.

We hope you find all that you need.

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News

If you have some news let us know on news@rooksdownonline.com



Vacancy - Part Time Community Centre Manager

13 May 2019 at 04:51

Part Time - 20 hours per week - 2 year contract
The post-holder will play a key role in the management and smooth running and marketing of the Rooksdown Community Centre and new community facilities. Working closely with the volunteer management committee and local statutory and voluntary sector partners, the Centre Manager will work to ensure that Rooksdown Community Facilities are vibrant, well managed facilities for local residents.
Personal qualities are important: the post holder will need a strong commitment to helping members of the community get involved and help manage events in the community.
The post holder will also need to be self-reliant, energetic and able to prioritise activities.
For a full job description please email admin@rooksdownonline.com

New charity - transfer

13 May 2019 at 04:45

All reference to Rooksdown Community Association charity number 1142688 on this website have been transferred to the new charity number 1174526 with the same name.


The website is due to be replaced but if you require any further information please contact the office on 01256 869626 or admin@rooksdownonline.com

2019 diary dates - events and their dates!

13 May 2019 at 04:47

Up and coming community events:

Rooksdown Rodeo and Summer Fair 2019 - Sunday 7th July 11am - 3pm

Children's Christmas Party - Saturday 30th November 3pm - 5pm

Christmas Tree Lights Switch On - Saturday 30th November 5pm

For more information please contact the office on 01256 869626 or admin@rooksdownonline.com

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Events



Regular bookings at Rooksdown Community Centre

13 May 2019 at 04:40

Monday

Available

Tuesday

English & Maths tutoring - 15.30 til 17.30 - Hampshire Learning 07415 546491
Pilates - 18.30 til 19.30 - Marjorie on 07887 561919
Yoga - 19.30 til 20.30 - Marjorie on 07887 561919

Wednesday

Beavers - 18.30 - 19.30 - Ron Barker on ron.rosa@btinternet.com
Ballroom & Latin Dance - 20.00 til 21.45 - Jonathan on 07545 075426

Thursday

Over 55s Coffee Morning - 10.00 til 12.00
English & Maths tutoring - 15.30 til 17.00 - Hampshire Learning 07415 546491
Martial Art Class - 18.30 til 20.00 - Ian on 07888 660225
A Capella (singing group) - 20.00 til 22.00 - Andrew on 07711 004212

Friday

Cubs - 18.30 til 20.00
Scouts - 20.00 til 21.30

Saturday

Halls available for private parties

Sunday

Basingstoke Eagles Pentecostal Church - 10.00 til 12.00

If you would like to book a room at the Community Centre please contact:
bookings@rooksdownonline.com or call 01256 869626

Rooksdown Rodeo & Summer Fair - 2nd July

13 May 2019 at 04:43

Rooksdown Rodeo & Summer Fair

Sunday 7th July 11am to 3pm


Fun for all the family

Children’s Sports Day
Inflatables
Rides and games
Beat the goalie
Bar and food
Family picnic area

Free admission

More information email admin@rooksdownonline.com

Facebook page for The Spinney

13 May 2019 at 04:41

Why not sign up to the facebook group for The Spinney.

This piece of woodland around the old Park Prewett Hospital site offers a great circular walk.

Funding has been secured to improve the signage and access for the future.  This is likely to include some small path improvements, boards explaining about the history and environment and a sculpture trail both in The Spinney and in the neighbouring development.

The facebook group will update you on events and developments to improve this space for the community.

Search "The Spinney, Rooksdown" in groups on facebook

The Spinney is owned by The Land Trust with Rooksdown Community Association as their local management partner.

Please contact 01256 869626 or admin@rooksdownonline.com

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Community Centre

Find out about our community centre and how to book it.

To book the Community Centre call

0844 330 5231

Or complete the enquiry form.

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