CBC Wins Pestigious Award
THETFORD CHARITY SCOOPS NATIONAL AWARD!
The Charles Burrell Centre came first in the ‘Most Enterprising Organization’ category thanks to its work transforming the former High School into a multi-purpose hub providing a home for more than 40 permanent tenants and dozens of regular weekly bookings.
‘Locality’ supports community organisations to be strong and successful. They have more than 600 members UK wide which benefit from specialist advice, peer learning and campaigning support.
Thetford's Covid19 Timecapsule!
3 local women have started planning an after Lock Down Event for Thetford that will include a hand over ceremony for a Covid 19 Timecapsule and a huge picnic style party with entertainment, music and more that will encourage local families to come together and socialise!
To get involved you can create a drawing, write a story or poem or make a craft item that says what these surreal times have meant to you. Young or old it doesn't matter! You could even fill out the free to download booklet from here: https://www.kiddycharts.com/printables/free-covid-19-time-capsule-worksheets/
Annual Community Day 2020 Goes "Virtual"
So many of you will know by now that the Annual Community Day which sees thousands of you come through the doors has been cancelled. it was a tough decision to make but the right one. Community Day 2021 will be back bigger and better than ever before!
HOWEVER! We have taken it on line so we can at least bring you a little fun during Lockdown! With a raffle, a quiz, some games and competitions as well as posts all about what we do here at the centre we hope to keep you entertained!
Some fabulous prizes to be announced too so keep a look out on our Event Page on Face Book! https://www.facebook.com/events/2671760406421858/