Mind in Croydon

Category Archives: Outdoors

Social Networking – First Summer Programme Outing

Social Networking took some of their clients on the first outing for the new Summer Programme to Coombe Woods in Croydon. “We had a wonderful time looking at the stunning plants, exploring the woods, admiring the fishes in the pond, navigating the rockery walk and having a hot lunch. We also managed to jump on …

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Kew Gardens Trip – April 2017

A day trip was organised in April which made the Chelsea Flower show look like a window box. Yes, I am talking Kew Gardens!  From towering tree walks to hidden horticulture, and gigantic green houses to prominent pagodas! Our group from the Hub took the train to Richmond and then the Piccadilly line to Kew …

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Women’s Football Taster Session a Success!

The Women’s Football Taster Session yesterday was a big success. Regular sessions will now start from Thursday 22nd June 2017 and will run weekly each Thursday after from 12pm-1pm. If you are interested in joining please contact Matthew on 020 8253 8208 or matthew@mindincroydon.org.uk. More information can be found on the poster below.

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Women’s Football Taster Session

Active Minds are running a taster session for Women’s Football. This will take place no Thursday 1st June, 12pm-1pm at Sanderstead Recreation Ground. For more information see the poster below or contact Matthew on 020 8253 8208 or matthew@mindincroydon.org.uk.

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New Outdoor Tennis Group

Active Minds have a New Outdoor Tennis Group starting Monday 15th May. The group will meet every Monday from 1pm until 2pm and will be supported by one of our volunteers. For more information see the poster below or contact Active Minds on 020 8253 8205/6/8 or activeminds@mindincroydon.org.uk

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New 4 Week Golf Courses

Active Minds are running three sets of 4 week golf courses. Each course will include 3 weeks of practise on a driving range followed by 1 week on a 9-hole course. The first course will start on Tuesday 29th November 2016 at 11am for more information contact Active Minds on 020 8253 8206 or email activeminds@mindincroydon.org.uk.

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Five Week Golf Course

Active Minds are running a 5 week golf course starting on the 22nd February 2016. This course is suitable for complete beginners. It will teach you to develop the skills to play golf through a range of fun games and team competitions. On the final week we will take a trip to the driving range. …

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Positive Steps 2016

Positive Steps 2016 A 15km Charity Walk Lloyd Park, Croydon On Sunday 26th June 2016 we will be holding our fourth Positive Steps charity walk event in Lloyd Park. The walk itself is three laps of a 5k route around Lloyd Park we encourage people to come along and do as little or as much …

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Walking Basketball starting end of January

Active Minds are starting a new course of Walking Basketball at the end of January! It’s just the same as normal basketball but you have to walk rather than run – the idea is that it makes the game more inclusive because you don’t have to be mega-fit or fast to participate. All abilities and …

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Positive Steps 2015

Positive Steps 2015, Well the weatherman predicted rain all day. Which shows how much he knows! Whilst we did get a little sprinkling of the wet stuff it didn’t dampen the spirits of everyone involved in this year’s Mind in Croydon Positive Steps Walk. Now in its third year Positive Steps is all about raising …

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