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Ammerdown Spring & Autumn Break

Ammerdown Spring Break

Led by: Gwyneth Evans & Revd Anna Garvie

Please arrive by noon on Monday. Break finishes with lunch on Friday.

This week is especially designed for senior citizens looking for a break in lovely surroundings and good company. Great care is taken to devise a programme that offers something for everyone: a mixture of crafts, talks, films and entertainment, together with plenty of opportunities to rest and relax. There are also simple chapel services throughout the week, for those who wish to take part. It seems to work! Here are some of the comments from participants in previous Ammerdown Breaks: “Everything was lovely!”; “Peaceful, relaxed atmosphere, very welcoming but no pressure to do anything you don’t want to”“;I particularly valued being able to join in daily worship of a simple but meaningful kind”. (Particpant 2017)

Gwyneth Evans will be your companion for the week. She is a Quaker and a retired health care professional who has a diploma in garden history, runs a choir and sings in several others. Anna Garvie will also be here to help out. Anna is an Anglican priest and a trained spiritual director and art therapist. She retired in 2016 as a healthcare chaplain.

Ammerdown Autumn Break

Led by: Gwyneth Evans & Revd Anna Garvie

Please arrive by noon on Monday. Break finishes with lunch on Friday.

 This week is especially designed for senior citizens looking for a break in lovely surroundings and good company. Great care is taken to devise a programme that offers something for everyone: a mixture of crafts, talks, films and entertainment, together with plenty of opportunities to rest and relax. There are also simple chapel services throughout the week, for those who wish to take part. It seems to work! Here are some of the comments from participants in previous Ammerdown Breaks: “Everything was lovely!”; “Peaceful, relaxed atmosphere, very welcoming but no pressure to do anything you don’t want to”“;I particularly valued being able to join in daily worship of a simple but meaningful kind”. (Particpant 2017)

Gwyneth Evans will be your companion for the week. She is a Quaker and a retired health care professional who has a diploma in garden history, runs a choir and sings in several others. Anna Garvie will also be here to help out. Anna is an Anglican priest and a trained spiritual director and art therapist. She retired in 2016 as a healthcare chaplain.

 

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Residential

R0918-R

Ammerdown Spring Break

Starts: 16th April, 2018

Ends: 20th April, 2018

Full cost: £399.00
You will pay a deposit now and you will be contacted for the balance within two weeks of the start of the course.
Deposit: £85.00

Please arrive by noon on Monday. Break finishes with lunch on Friday.

This course is nearly sold out - please contact Ammerdown to check for availability.
+44 176 143 3709
admin@ammerdown.org

Residential

R3218

Ammerdown Autumn Break

Starts: 24th September, 2018

Ends: 28th September, 2018

Full cost: £399.00
You will pay a deposit now and you will be contacted for the balance within two weeks of the start of the course.
Deposit: £85.00

Please arrive by noon. Break finishes with lunch on Friday.

This course is nearly sold out - please contact Ammerdown to check for availability.
+44 176 143 3709
admin@ammerdown.org

Special offers:

Multi-purchase: If you book three or more residential courses all at once, Ammerdown will give you 5% discount on the total fees (N.B. this 5% discount does not apply when a bursary has already been agreed)

Extend your stay: Subject to availability, you are welcome to extend your stay before or after your course. If you choose to do so, Ammerdown will give you a 5% discount on our standard ‘Private Stays’ rates: please contact the centre to arrange this.