Time Credits now accepted at Westminster Leisure Centres!

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Time Credits go live in Westminster Leisure Centres!

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October Issue

Exciting news alert! You can now spend your Time Credits in Westminster’s Leisure Centres! We are working closely with Everyone Active to offer a wide range of spend opportunities across all 7 of their sites in Westminster.

With your Time Credits you can now hit the gym for a work out, book into a fitness class, go for a swim, relax in a spa and much, much more. Find out about the full offer, specific locations and how to get involved right here. Note that some opportunities require booking in advance so do double check to see if you need to get in touch before your visit.
Also our 1st Birthday Party celebration on the 7th of November is fast approaching! If you want to join us to celebrate what we have achieved in our first year and hear more about what we have been up to, please make sure you RSVP. Spaces are limited and are being booked up fast.

For those of you who want find out more about joining the network, we have a sign up session on the 11th November, 10 – 12 am at St Margaret’s Drop In Centre. Come along to find out more about how you could get involved in Time Credits or chat to us about your experiences and ideas for growing the network. Book here to let us know you are coming so we know bring enough cake!

Finally, we would love to hear your stories and feedback about earning and spending Time Credits. Click the button to share them with us!

Earning Time Credits

Pimlico Toy Library – Family Fun Day!

Pimlico Toy Library is running a Family Fun Day on the 26th of October and need volunteers to help make it a great day for the families and children attending!

They need help with setting up, welcoming families and sign posting them around the day and supporting children with fun activities such as gardening. And you will receive Time Credits as a thank you for the time you give.

Details are as follows:
Date: 26th October
Time: 8.30 – 4.30
Venue: Ebury Bridge Estate, SW1W 8ST

If you are interested, get in touch with Maggie to find out more: ptlcharity@gmail.com

 

Spending Your Time Credits

Courtauld Gallery, Westminster

The Courtauld Gallery is one of London’s must-see art museums. The collection stretches from the early Renaissance into the 20th century and is displayed in the elegant setting of Somerset House, one of the city’s most dynamic cultural venues.

The Gallery is particularly renowned for its unrivalled collection of impressionist and Post-Impressionist

aintings, including masterpieces by Monet, Van Gough and Gauguin and the largest collection of Cézannes in the UK.

How to Book:
Time Credits can be used at any time during normal opening hours from 10am to 6pm with the last admission at 5:30.

Cost:
2 Time Credits

Location:
Somerset House, Strand
London, WC2R 0RN

Museum of London, London

Step inside the Museum of London for an unforgettable journey through the Capital’s turbulent past, from a time when hippos and lions roamed Trafalgar Square to the everyday issues facing 21st century Londoners.

How to Book
Normal admission to the Museum of London is free, but it also puts on incredible exhibitions that have a fee.

The current exhibition is Fire! Fire! Discover London before, during and after the Great Fire of 1666 in an interactive exhibition marking the 350th anniversary of this infamous disaster.

Call the box office in advance and let them know you’ll be paying with Time Credits. T: 020 7001 9844

Cost
2 Time Credits

Location
150 London Wall, London, EC2Y 5HN

Spend in Your Community

Art Therapy Open Group, St Mungos

St Mungos are offering spaces in their Art Therapy Open Group to Time Credit members.
Art therapy is a creative form of psychotherapy, which helps facilitate free expression and personal exploration through the medium of art. It can be a way of coping with change and transition in life and help reduce anxiety and depression.

The group offers a space for people explore in a supportive environment with a trained art psychotherapist and no previous experience or skill in art is required to attend.

Timing: Friday 11.30am

Location: 93 – 95 Shirland Road, W9 2EL

Cost: 1 Time Credit per session

How to Book: Prebooking is required if you want to attend the group. Contact Laura Doe to discuss suitability and whether there are spaces available laura.doe@mungos.org 07808731535

 

Time Credit Events Coming Up

Westminster Time Credits 1st Birthday Party

It has been a year since we first officially launched Westminster Time Credits and to mark the occasion we are holding a 1st Birthday Party on the 7th of November!

Join us to celebrate what we have achieved so far, hear stories from across the network and find out future plans to keep developing the network. Details as follows:

Date: 7th November
Time: 5.30 – 8pm
Location: Lord Mayors Parlour, 18th Floor, Westminster City Hall, 64 Victoria Street, SW1E 6QP

RSVP: please click the button bellow to find out more and RSVP via our eventbrite page.

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Time Credit sign up session

If you are interested in finding out more about Westminster Time Credits and how to get involved the network, join us for our next sign up session in November.

We will explain more about Time Credits, how you can use them and cover the practical details about coming on board.

Where: St Margaret Drop in Centre.

When: 11th November 10 – 12 am

Please RSVP by clicking the button below to let us know you are interested in attending!