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Community Office

1 October 2021 at 06:27


The Community Office is currently being run remotely.

If you have an enquiry please call 01256 869626 or email admin@rooksdowncommunity.uk

We apologise in advance if we take longer than normal to deal with your enquiry.

For all updates on classes please contact the organiser.

Please feel free to book a date for a party but due to the pandemic your booking will not be confirmed until nearer the date of your event.

Future confirmed bookings may also be subject to last minute cancellation.

For an in personal appointment to discuss any booking please contact the office using the above details.

Thank you

2022 diary dates - events and their dates!

1 October 2021 at 06:36

Up and coming community events:

Hawaiian Party & Summer Fair 2022 - Sunday 3rd July 11am - 3pm

For more information please contact the office on 01256 869626 or admin@rooksdowncommunity.uk

New Community Facility

13 May 2019 at 04:48

We are currently working on opening new facilities in 2019/2020 and we are taking expressions of interest for regular hirers and those agencies who may be looking for venues to deliver services in the community.

These new facilities:

17 & 19 Greenlands Road - new community units
Main Park Prewett Hall in Northbrook Crescent.

Keep an eye out for how these will be brought into use as the building work continues.

Please contact us for more information on availability and details on room sizes.

Please send your enquiries to admin@rooksdownonline.com

Community Centre - regular availability

18 December 2018 at 05:15

We currently have several opportunities for regular hirers at the Community Centre:

We also have a new building opening in 2019 / 2020 and we are looking for expressions of interest for all days of the week for both term time and holidays.

If you would like to know more information please contact our bookings team on bookings@rooksdownonline.com or call 01256 869626.

Minibus Hire - Licence Changes

18 December 2018 at 05:16

Anyone wishing to be loaned the minibus will need to supply a code to share their driving licence record before hiring the minibus.

Driving licence paper counterpart has been replaced by this system since 8th June 2015.

www.gov.uk/view-driving-licence

Rooksdown Parish Council & Borough Councillor details

24 July 2018 at 06:59

The next parish council meeting is:

Monday 24th September 2018

meetings start at 7.30pm in the Community Centre

Rooksdown Parish Clerk email:  Parish.Clerk@rooksdown.org.uk

Rooksdown's Borough Councillor is Simon Bound and he can be contacted on

email: Cllr.Simon.Bound@basingstoke.gov.uk

with updates available on Facebook @Cllr.Simon.Bound
or on Twitter @Simon.Bound

2015 Office Opening Hours

28 May 2015 at 14:22

We aim for the Community Centre office to be open:

Monday - Friday (closed Wednesdays)

10:00 am - 12:00 pm & 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

To check additional office closures go to the centre diary.

or call 01256 869626 to make an appointment.

To hire a room email us.

Centre Duty Manager mobile number

7 January 2014 at 07:37

Should you wish to get hold of someone out of hour regarding the Community Centre the number to call is 07425 220519

This number cannot be used to make any bookings. 

For bookings please use the main number 01256 869626 during office hours, if there is no answer please leave a message and we will call you back.

Local news

2 December 2011 at 16:37

If you know of any news that would be of interest to other residents then please submit it to news@rooksdownonline.com

Would you like to advertise

2 December 2011 at 16:36

If you have something for sale, lost a pet, offer a service or a trade in Rooksdown why not submit an advert to be published in our classified section by emailing classifieds@rooksdownonline.com or use the submission form.

Hire a room

16 July 2012 at 11:15

If you would like to hire a room in the Community Centre please contact bookings@rooksdownonline.com or call us on 01256 869 626

Room hire for a 3 hour party starts at £30.00
For detailed prices and room dimensions see the Community Centre section.

For earlier news entries, please see the blog: http://rooksdowncommunitycentre.blogspot.com/

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Events



Blossom Day Nursery at the Community Centre

1 October 2021 at 06:05

Check out the day nursery website on www.blossomdaynursery.com to see what services are offered.

Blossom is run in the Community Centre making nursery & school pick up from Castle Hill Primary - Rooksdown Campus very easy.

Blossom commitment:

To provide a happy, secure and enabling environment for the growth and development of your child.

"Good with outstanding features" Ofsted, October 2016

Places are limited please book your child's hours as soon as you can.  Discount for NHS employees.

Community Centre & Coronavirus

1 October 2021 at 05:42

CENTRE IS CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC
Monday to Fridays 7am to 6.30pm

To make a booking enquiry please call 01256 869626 
or email admin@rooksdowncommunity.uk

If you need to come to the centre we would ask you to make an appointment by contacting us.

EVENINGS & WEEKENDS

Activities have restarted on evenings and weekends please make contact with the service provider for updates and their Covid measures.

PLEASE DO NOT TRY TO ENTER THE BUILDING

Toilets are not available for public use. 

Please also note that all email addresses have changed to:

bookings@rooksdowncommunity.uk
admin@rooksdowncommunity.uk
manager@rooksdowncommunity.uk

Telephone numbers are the same

01256 869626 Office (as currently closed please leave a message)
01256 578035  Duty Manager (Out of Hours Emergencies)

Thank you

Trustees
Rooksdown Community Association


Regular bookings activities

1 October 2021 at 05:49

Classes have restarted. Please contact the provider.

Monday


Beavers - 18.30 - 19.30 - Ron Barker on ron.rosa@btinternet.com
Rooksdown Parish Council - 4th Monday of the month at 7.30pm

Tuesday

Wednesday

Ballroom & Latin Dance - 20.00 til 21.45 - Jonathan on 07545 075426

Thursday

Over 55s Coffee Morning - 10.00 til 12.00 held at Costa Coffee Shop in Rooksdown
A Capella (singing group) - 20.00 til 22.00 - Andrew on 07711 004212 (from November)

Friday

Cubs - 18.30 til 20.00
Scouts - 20.00 til 21.30

Saturday

Karate - 10.30 til 12.00

Open Heavens Christian Fellowship - 16.30 til 18.30

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@rooksdowncommunity.uk or call 01256 869626

There is more on the events page...

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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