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Volunteers' Week is 1-7 June

Volunteers' Week is 1-7 June

Volunteers' Week is a chance to celebrate and say thank you for the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK.

It takes place 1-7 June this year and is an opportunity to explore volunteering in all its diversity.


One Westminster have arranged drop-in events, and there's even a gardening day and a market stall in Church Street.

Here is the full list of events:

  • Pimlico Library, Monday 3 June, 11am-1pm, Lupus St, Pimlico, SW1V 3AT

  • Charing Cross Library, Monday 3 June 2-4pm, 4-6 Charing Cross Rd, WC2H 0HF

  • Maida Vale Library, Tuesday 4 June, 11am- 1pm,  Sutherland Ave,  W9 2QT

  • Westminster Adult Education Service, Tuesday 4 June, 12noon- 1pm, 219 Lisson Grove, NW8 8LW

  • Volunteers’ Week Gardening Day, Thursday 6 June, 10am to 2pm, St John’s Wood Church Ground Gardens, 8 Wellington Place, NW8 9JA

  • Volunteers’ Week Fair, Thursday 6 June, 12noon to 2pm, Abbey Centre, 34 Great Smith St, SW1P 3BU

  • Church Street Market Stall, Friday 7 June, 10am to 3pm,Church St, Marylebone, NW8 8DT

Any queries please email Nigel or call 020 7723 1216.

Kensington and Chelsea

Volunteer Centre Kensington and Chelsea are running the following events to celebrate volunteers in Kensington and Chelsea:

  • Mini Volunteers' Fair at The Curve, 11am-2pm, 6th June 2019
    Are you looking to volunteer in K&C? Join them at this wonderful community centre to learn about exciting volunteering opportunities in the area.
    On the day there will also be a drop-in workshop where you can learn more about the benefits of volunteering.

  • Volunteering Taster Sessions - 1st June / 4th June / 5th June / 6th June
    Thinking of volunteering but not quite sure what you want to do? Look no further, they have the thing for you!
    VCKC have organised a range of flexible volunteering opportunities so that everyone can join in and help out during volunteers' week!

    The menu includes:
    • Joining their team of Ambassadors on Portobello Market (1st June)
    • Park clear ups (4th or 5th June)
    • Gardening with Meanwhile Gardens - for RBKC residents (5th June)
    • Help run our mini volunteers' fair at The Curve (6th June)7

      Drop VCKC a line and book a space to join in these wonderful taster sessions!

  • Come Over For A Cuppa! - Tuesday, 4th June, 10am-4pm
    VCKC are opening our doors this volunteers' week, offering a nice cuppa to anyone who wants to come along and look through exciting volunteering opportunities. Drop by any time during the day, or book an appointment to come along and explore the exciting volunteering community of Kensington & Chelsea.

For more information or to book a space, email Elena or call 020 8960 3722.

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