Thompson Centre Community Festival!

The Thompson Centre Community Festival is to be held on Tuesday 4th December 2012.

 The Thompson Centre Community Festival is a very good opportunity for parents, visit children, capsule families and potential arts and sports groups to come and see The Thompson Centre and what activities are available whilst having free refreshments such as hotpot!

 As well as FREE refreshments we also have a CLOWN and ART ACTIVITIES for children to do!

 There will also be performances from Allanson Street Primary School Choir, Viva Performing Arts, St Helens Council Music Service School of Rock and many more.

 The Community Festival is taking place on Tuesday 4th December between

2:30pm and 7:00pm with sessions taking place at


Speaker: Cllr Shields

Performance:Allanson StreetPrimary Choir

Food: Afternoon Tea and Sandwiches



Speaker: The Mayor ofSt Helens

Performance: Citadel/Re:new Drama group

St HelensMusicServiceSchoolof Rock

Food: Hotpot



Speaker: Cllr Bowden

Performance: Viva Performing Arts (formally known as Pink Panthers)

Food: Hot chocolate and mince pies


The festival is funded by the Big Lottery Fund and is to celebrate the work

and success of the Thompson Centre over the years. The aim of the event is

to showcase what is currently happening at the centre to existing and

potential new partners and the community; it also marks the launch of our


The next Re:new Coffee Morning is on Wednesday 3rd October!

Please come and join us from 9 am on Wednesday 3rd October to meet Thompson Centre Manager and Re:new staff and find out what is happening in your area.

Free refreshments are available!

Wednesday 3rd October Coffee morning is a Jobs Special so if you want employment advice then come along!

Re:new Parr Emergency First Aid Training Course

Monday 21st May 2012

9am until 4pm

For more information please contact Anna Morris on 01744 675684

Play work volunteer

We are currently looking for a volunteer to support our youth club on a Friday evening 6 – 7.30pm for ages 9-13. Full training will be provided.

Please click here for role specification and description

If you are interested in the youth work role then please complete the application form and return to the address below. Thompson centre Volunteer Application Form

The Thompson Centre’s got Talent Concert

Building on the success of last year’s concert, visit this site the Friends of the Thompson Centre organised this year’s event on Dec 13th 2011.

The concert is an opportunity for all the groups that hire the centre to showcase their talent at a fun and friendly event.

It also gives the local community a chance to see what is happening in their area.

This year, the concert was supported by The Parr Investment Grant with Re:new Parr.

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