Table Top Sale Saturday 18th February 2017

Out with the old and in with the new!

Kesgrave Community Centre will be holding an indoor table top sale on Saturday 18th February 2017 from 10.00am-1.00pm.

Book a table and sell all those unwanted items or come along and grab a bargain. Entry is free, refreshments will be available along with a tombola.

The venue also offers plenty of free parking and disabled access, making it the perfect opportunity for you to browse and buy from a variety of stalls all in one place.

All tables must be pre-booked, stall fees are priced at £10 for a 6ft table, (Trade £15). Trade, charities and public are all welcome.

For further details or to book a table please call Jo Barker on 01473 612648 or email
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Professor Stephen Hawking visits the centre

We are so pleased to have been part of the Headway Suffolk Conference once again this year...and what a conference it turned out to be! Take a look at the video to see Stephen Hawking at Kesgrave Community Centre.

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Wedding Fayre May 8th 2016

Have you just got engaged? Planning a wedding?

Would you like to win your dream wedding, visit our wedding fayre and find out how St. Elizabeth Hospice are giving one lucky couple the chance to do just that!

Whether you are looking for inspiration for your wedding day or just want to make sure you haven't forgotten anything, there is no better place to be than at a Wedding Fayre.
We are very excited to be hosting our second wedding fayre following the success of last year's event along with Let's Party on Sunday the 8th May 11.00am-3.00pm.

Talk to florists, bespoke caterers, the photographers who can capture those special moments just for you and everyone else that you could possibly need to help plan and organise your Special Day.

FREE ENTRY, FREE PARKING, FREE BRIDAL GOODY BAGS AND YOUR WEDDING MAGAZINE.
DONATIONS/TOMBOLA IN AID OF ST.ELIZABETH HOSPICE

WIN YOUR DREAM WEDDING PACKAGE worth £15,000 – all paid for! St.Elizabeth Hospice are giving one lucky couple the chance to do just that, come along and find how to enter.

For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 01473 612648 ext21

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Professor Stephen Hawking is coming to Kesgrave!

Leading neurology charity Headway has announced that world-renowned physicist Professor Stephen Hawking will headline the Headway conference being held here at Kesgrave Community Centre in October.
To book a place at the conference, visit www.headwaysuffolk.org.uk/events or call 01473 712225.
Tickets are £30 for professionals and £5 for others to cover lunch. Early booking is advised.

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90 Years Young!

Congratulations to one of our 'Active Adults' John Mittel who celebrated his 90th birthday last week-Happy Birthday John from everyone at KWMCC.
As you can see we spoilt him at last weeks class with a home made birthday cake!.

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Indoor Table Top Sale

Kesgrave Community Centre are holding a table top sale on Saturday 20th February 2016 from 10.30am-2.30pm, Sell your unwanted items or come along and grab a bargain. £1 entry fee (Under 14's free) on the door to charity.

Refreshments and tombola, kids corner

Tables must be pre-booked

£10 a table (6ft tables)

Trade tables £15-(limited space available)

For further details and to book a table call Jo on 01473 612648 Ext 21 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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Cake, Coffee and Chat at KWMCC in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support

Macmillan Coffee morning

Cake, Coffee & Chat, 11:00AM on 24 September 2015 in the conference centre at KWMCC

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On Thursday the 24th September, KWMCC & Kay Fletcher Fitness will be teaming up to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support, by joining the world’s biggest coffee morning.

Cake, Coffee & Chat is being held at Kesgrave Community Centre, from 11.00am-1.00pm. You can come alone, bring a friend and even bring a cake, everyone is welcome.

For those keen bakers amongst you, a Bake-a-Cake competition will also be running with some special guest judges.

This event is the ideal opportunity to catch up over a cuppa and enjoy some gorgeous treats – every cake shared helps to support people affected by cancer, every pound raised will help to make sure that no one faces cancer alone in Suffolk and across the UK.

Every cake shared helps to support people affected by cancer, together we can make sure that no one faces cancer alone.

So go on...have another slice.

We hope to see you there!

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Upmarket Shopping Event

How would you like to browse and buy from some of the loveliest Suffolk treats, try some free canapés, enjoy a welcome drink and pamper yourself with a mini treatment and not forgetting your free goody bag... if this sounds good to you then we have the perfect event coming soon for just £7 .......

As promised plans are under way for our Upmarket Shopping Event all in aid of Age UK Suffolk.

The event is being held at KWMCC with an exclusive preview evening by ticket only on Friday 30th October 7-9.30pm and then continues again on Saturday 31st October 10.30am-4.30pm for just a £2 entry fee.

Making it the perfect opportunity for some early festive shopping.

Now you can look good, feel good and do good!

For further details and tickets for the preview evening on Friday 30th October please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 01473 612648 Ext 21 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 01473 353071

 

*****TRAVELLERS PUBLIC MEETING ANNOUNCED*****

Travellers - Public Meeting Thu 16 July
Suffolk County Council have called and are Chairing a meeting this Thursday 16 July at 7.30pm regarding the traveller situation.
The meeting is to be held at the Jubilee Hall at the MJH. Due to the restricted access onto this area, please note, no parking will be available.
An agenda will be forwarded out as soon as its received

Kesgrave Town Council have issued the following Press Release -Friday 10th July regarding the travellers

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Kesgrave chosen as 2015 headquarters for the Suffolk 100 Sportive

2015 is Suffolk's year of cycling and the Suffolk 100 will be starting from the county’s reigning “Most Active Town”, Kesgrave on Sunday the 26th of July 2015.
Kesgrave Community and Conference Center has been chosen as the event Headquarters, not only are we easily accessible by road and rail but also offer riders virtually traffic free access to the wonderfully quiet country roads this sportive has to offer.

For more information or to secure your place on this years Suffolk cycling event visit the Sportive UK website.

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Cycle Show-Sunday 14th June 2015 10.00am-3.00pm

To celebrate the Women’s Cycle Tour starting in Suffolk this year, KWMCC are organising a special Cycle Roadshow event on the 14th June at Kesgrave Community Centre 10am-2pm

These are just some of the activities and exhibitors you can expect to see on the day.

Police Pod, and possibly tractor
Security marking of bikes
Ridesmart – cycle skills
M.A.D Mountain Bike Stunt Display Team
Local cycle shops TBC
Local cycle clubs TBC
Refreshments
Fluorescent cycling kit on sale
Smoothie Bike
Watt Bikes from Cycle Suffolk
Moped awareness
Moped Simulator
Ipswich Rider Training - Offering moped rider courses

For further information contact Cheryl Tye 01473 612468 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">

 

Wedding Fayre- Sunday 17th May 2015 11.00am-3.00pm

Have you just got engaged? Planning a wedding?
Whether you are looking for inspiration for your wedding day or just want to make sure you haven't forgotten anything, there is no better place to be than at a Wedding Fayre.

We are very excited to be hosting our very own at Kesgrave Community and Conference Centre on Sunday the 17th May 11.00am-3.00pm. Talk to florists, bespoke caterers, the photographers who can capture those special moments just for you and everyone else that you could possibly need to help plan and organise your Special Day.

FREE ENTRY, FREE PARKING, FREE CANAPES, FREE BRIDAL GOODY BAGS AND YOUR WEDDING MAGAZINE.

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For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 01473 612648 ext21

 

Wednesday 25th February 2015

Forget the Brit Awards and the Oscars we have won our very own award here at kesgrave! 

Did you know that Kesgrave has been crowned the most active town in Suffolk and KWMCC are very proud to be at the heart of this active community.

Suffolk County Council has crowned Kesgrave this year’s winners of Suffolk’s most active community competition

http://www.mostactivecounty.com/news/suffolks_most_active_communities_crowned__1/

Friday 30th January 2015

Congratulations to the Torwood Wheelers (German Wheel/Rhoenrad) - 5 of their members took part in the Regional 'German wheel' Championships in the Netherlands. They came home with a Gold medal in the Junior section and a Silver and Bronze in the senior section. Now the big challenge is to take part in the qualifying competition for the World Championships and get a big enough score to qualify.
We wish them the best of luck in qualifying for the World Championships.

Wednesday 17th November 2014

Christmas Donation

We would like to thank Elmers Hardware in Kesgrave for donating some fabulous new Christmas lights for our community centre, for all our visitors to enjoy. If you are looking for festive lights, cookware, power tools or that special  Christmas present for the keen gardener in your family then please make sure you visit Elmers- your local hardware store in Edmonton Road, Kesgrave.

Christmas Bowling

Some of the staff and trustees (Those who haven't gone down with the dreaded lurgy) at KWMCC enjoyed a fun evening of Christmas ten pin bowling last night, followed by a presentation for one of our long serving caretakers-Bob, who is leaving us for pastures new after Christmas. We wish him all the best in his new role and would like to thank him for all his hard work and commitment to KWMCC over the years.

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Computer Courses for Beginners

Concerned that many of us in our local community are missing out, we are offering Computer courses for complete beginners every Thursday at KWMCC, to help you get online.

These lessons are for complete beginners and offer easy-to-follow training in a small friendly group, with the aim that as many of us as possible ultimately enjoy the advantages of computers and the internet.

We have a couple of places available on a Thursday afternoon from 1.45pm - 2.45pm for just £2.00 per session, for more information or to book your place please call Cheryl on 010473 612648 ext 22

Monthly Sports/Club Profile

This month we focus on the Evolution Karate Academy
Find out more here

 

The benefits of choosing Kesgrave Conference Centre

Choice of 5 rooms - suitable for business meetings, corporate events, training, exhibitions, weddings and functions.
Easy to get to and free parking
Licensed bar and flexible catering options
Friendly professional staff
Attractive, peaceful location with extensive outdoor area