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Richmond Villages - Caring for you

Each village has its own event organiser and a varied program of events and activities to suit all interests. Please see below for news of all our events activities at Northampton Village.

Please download the PDF for the latest activities and events programme for Northampton.

1st April 2017

Richmond Northampton Table Tennis

Richmond Northampton Table Tennis

Every Saturday morning at 10:30am in the Function Room we have an active Table Tennis group.

Everyone is more than welcome to come along and play, most games are played one to one but some double games are also taking place.

If you would like to attend please call Head of Activites Christopher Rayatt on 01604 432635.

 

4th April 2017

Living Egg Experience at Richmond Northampton

Living Egg Experience at Richmond Northampton

Eggs delivered today with all the equipment set up by the company. www.livingeggs.co.uk

It is a 12 day experience starting with hatching the eggs, taking care of the new chicks until they are collected. The experience encourages social interaction, stimulates memories, reduces any stress levels and loneliness, therapeutic and will bring joy to everyone looking after our little chicks.

 

4th April 2017

Sing A Long with Mary Poppins

Sing A Long with Mary Poppins

Join us for an afternoon Sing A Long with Mary Poppins!

This is a Dementia Friendly viewing meaning that the lights will be left on low and residents are encouraged to sing a long with the music, song sheets provided as well as pop corn and ice creams!

6th April 2017

CrossWord Hour

CrossWord Hour

This month we have many new groups and activity sessions starting and today we have a group called “Crossword Hour ”

The group will meet weekly and today’s session will be in the Coffee shop with Tea & coffee provided.



11th April 2017

Ladies Group - Richmond Northampton

Ladies Group - Richmond Northampton

Richmond Ladies Group.

The ladies meet every week  at 7pm in the Coffee Shop near Reception.

The Group was requested by a small number of ladies who said they would like someone to chat to in the evenings and had originally started by visiting each other in the apartments but the group was so popular they now meet in the comfort of the Richmond Coffee shop.

Husbands are allowed!

 

12th April 2017

Phoenix Cards Morning

Phoenix Cards Morning

Phoenix Cards will be holding a stall in our Reception area this morning from 10am onwards.

Selling a large range of greetings cards for any special occasion as well as gift wrap and other items

12th April 2017

Richmond Northampton Easter Cake Making

Richmond Northampton Easter Cake Making

Easter Cake Making

On Wednesday 12th April at 2:30pm in the Craft Room Richmond Northampton will be making Easter Cakes.

A popular yearly activity where residents take part in making their own Easter Cake.

All ingredients are weighed and measured by Activity co-ordinator Christopher Rayatt and residents have the option of cooking their own cake or leaving to be baked at Richmond.

The afternoon is usually very lively and very much fun!

Tea/Coffee is available but why have a coffee when you can have a Sherry with a Hot Cross Bun!

13th April 2017

The music of the Three Tenors

The music of the Three Tenors

Today we are listening to the music of the Three Tenors released in December 2016 residents will enjoy an afternoon of classical music and songs from the shows.

Please join us in the Yellow Lounge at 2:30pm



18th April 2017

Richmond Choir Rehearsals

Richmond Choir Rehearsals

Richmond Northampton residents, Staff & Friends of the Village got together in autumn 2016 and decided to put together a choir for Christmas.

the choir was a complete success so the we are now rehearsing for a summer concert.

Rehearsal dates are -

Tuesday 4th April at 4pm

Tuesday 18th April at 4pm

Everyone is welcome to attend!

please contact Chris Rayatt, Head of Activities on 01604 432635 for more details.

20th April 2017

Tea Dance at Richmond Northampton

Tea Dance at Richmond Northampton

Tea Dance is held fortnightly in the restaurant with professional dance tutors John and Sharon Brookes.

Residents thoroughly enjoy the dances and have improved on their moves tremendously since starting in June 2011. We have many ladies that attend but are always in need of more male dance partners, so please come along.

Tea, coffee and cake served at 3:30pm for only £2.50 per person.

If you are interested in maybe taking part in any of our Tea Dance afternoon then please call 01604 432635 and speak to Christopher Rayatt-Howard.

26th April 2017

Gin & Tonic Social Hour with Entertainment

Gin & Tonic Social Hour with Entertainment

We have a variety of social groups that meet at Richmond Northampton and today we have our Gin & Tonic social evening followed by entertainment.

Entertainment this evening is with piano duet "Four by Two" four hands on one piano from 7pm in the Restaurant.

Please join us from 6pm onwards at the restaurant Bar