Amazon Smile

This week Chilworth Hall’s bank account benefited from an Amazon Smile disbursement.  It wasn’t much, but every little helps.  Amazon Smile enables people to raise money for charity every time they shop online. Simply use smile.amazon.co.uk rather than just amazon.co.uk.  To support our Hall in this way, please just click on this link. Continue reading

A Star Is Born

On Thursday evening Chilworth Moviola is showing A Star Is Born with Lady Gaga in the role that was originally played by Barbra Streisand.  Tickets are just £5, exclusively from Eventbrite.  It’s important to reserve a ticket, but you may elect to pay at the door. Simply select ‘Pay at the door’ when the system asks for your credit card number. Continue reading

Beginners Yoga course

Starting on Thursday, 21st February, Chi Yoga Southampton is starting a six-week Yoga course for beginners (women and men) at Chilworth Hall.  Each weekly session start at 5.45pm and lasts for one hour.  Chi Yoga Southampton is run by Dr Jackie Cheng, a practising GP who is also a qualified Yoga teacher.  E-mail her for more details, or check out the Chi Yoga website.

Temporary Hall closure

The Hall’s management is engaging Brazier Interiors to carry out the latest refurbishment works.  No new bookings are being taken for the period 8th-19th April. The current regular hirers have been informed and they will communicate with their clients and customers.  Some are accepting a little bit of disruption and are able to soldier on.  If you are a class member and have heard nothing, please check with your class organiser. Continue reading

Do you ever shop online?

If the answer is yes, then the next question is: Have you heard of AmazonSmile? This is a recent initiative from Amazon that enables you to raise money for your chosen charity every time you buy something.  It’s nothing to do with discounts or surcharges.  It’s just that Amazon chooses to return some of its gargantuan profits in a way that we can exploit, or not, as we choose. Continue reading