Northampton Activities and Events
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
Every year Richmond Northampton are the local drop off point for the "Samaritans Operation Christmas Child Appeal".
Residents and staff will try and fill many boxes themed for either a Girl or Boy and an appropriate age sticker for the inside contents is displayed along with £2 for the postage of the box.
The box can contain many different items from sweets, toys and education items. Boxes must be wrapped in Christmas Paper.
If you would like a leaflet containing information on everything you need for the box and a shoe box please call Christopher Rayatt-Howard on 01604 432635.
We start collecting completed Shoe boxes from July 2017 until 29th September 2017.
Richmond Northampton have a monthly Morning Song Group.
Starting at 11am in the Restaurant playing a range of songs to sing-a-long with.
Everyone is welcome to attend.
At Northampton we hold a regular Tea Dance every 1st & 3rd Thursday of the month.
Professional Dance tutors John and Sharon Brookes are available to teach and dance with anyone without a partner. The activity is well attended but we are always on the look out for more male dance partners for our ladies.
Tea & Coffee is available at 15:30pm and costs just £2.50 per person to attend.
For more information call Christopher Rayatt on 01604 432635/01604 432602
So if you are free please come along.
At Northampton we computer sessions on how to use a PC, Tablet, Kindle or IPad.
Most of our residents now have either a Tablet or Ipad as they are so easy to use and have the added benefit of not taking up much space compared to traditional computers.
Sessions are held Monthly and residents have the choice of attending both group sessions or one to one sessions.
this months session will be 1-2-1 tution so please book with Chris, Head of Activities on Ext635
Richmond Northampton hold a regular Quiz Night on the second Wednesday of every month.
Starting at 5.00pm for pre- quiz drinks at the village restaurant bar.
Quiz Starting at 5:30pm with six rounds of general knowledge questions.
Hot Buffet served at 7pm.
Richmond Northampton are starting a new Craft Group and this week we will be learning how to "Swedish Weave."
Swedish Weave is an American craft done on Monks Cloth and Double Knit Yarn used to design patterns on the basket weave cloth.
Christopher Rayatt our Social & Recreational Therapist will be on hand to show the art of Swedish Weaving.
Richmond Northampton today will be gathering for a Cocktails & Jazz Night.
The residents, family and staff will be invited to join the Cocktail evening which starts at 6.00pm in the Restaurant. A full menu of cocktails will be available on the night at very competitive prices
Entertainment starts at 7.00pm with a local Jazz entertainers 24ct Gold