Calendar

Jun
1
Sat
2019
Volunteers’ Week 2019 @ National
Jun 1 – Jun 7 all-day

See https://volunteersweek.org/

National event and VANEL will be taking part.

Jun
6
Thu
2019
Volunteers Week event from VMN and VANEL @ The Barge, Grimsby
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

On Thursday 6th June, members of the Volunteer Managers Network and our Volunteer Centre will be outside The Barge in Grimsby, along with Hattie the Community Bus, to hold a Volunteer Celebration Event. We’re there from 10am-3pm. If you’re a volunteer, thinking of volunteering, need volunteers or already host them, we’d love to see you during the day. For more information contact Liz at VANEL (liz@vanel.org.uk, 01472 231123).

You can read the story about this event on our blog here.

Download this poster (as .pdf) here.

Members of the Volunteer Development Service (VDS) along with VANEL staff getting ready for Volunteers Week 2019.

The Volunteer Managers Network has been getting ready for Volunteers Week too.  Look forward to seeing you in Grimsby on the 6th June.

Jun
7
Fri
2019
Volunteering Open Day at Green Futures @ Green Futures
Jun 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Green Futures Grimsby are inviting people who might be interested in volunteering with them to pop along on Friday 7th June for their open event from 1-3pm.

This is part of Volunteers Week celebrations and is a chance to see Green Futures and meet the team and find out more about volunteering there. Later in the afternoon they will also be having a celebration event with their existing volunteers to say thanks for all their efforts.

Poster below. Contact Green Futures for more info or to let them know you are coming along.

Jun
8
Sat
2019
Grimsby in Bloom Litter pick
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Grimsby in Bloom are holding a Litter Pick/River Clean on the June 8th to celebrate the Queens Birthday and World Oceans Day (10:00 – 13:00).

World Oceans Day event
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

on Saturday 8th June join us for a World Oceans Day event at Cleethorpes Discovery Centre from 10am-3pm for litter picks, photographic competition, plastic sculpture workshops, arts and crafts and more. Contact Victoria for more information and more details next week. (Victoria@vanel.org.uk, 01472 315437).

Download the poster here.

Jun
10
Mon
2019
Government Consultation closes: Social Value in Procurement
Jun 10 all-day

10th June is the deadline for responding to the Government consultation on “Social Value in Government Procurement”.

The consultation details are online here.

The consultation document itself that you’ll need to read is also available online here.

Helpfully, NCVO have written a blog article explaining this consultation and why it is important. Read that here.

 

 

 

Jun
12
Wed
2019
Big Local North Cleethorpes Meeting @ 82 Grimsby Road, Cleethorpes
Jun 12 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

The Big Local team meet every Wednesday morning from 9:30 -12:30 at the Big Local Community Building at 82 Grimsby Road to discuss how Big Local funding could be spent for the benefit of people living in North Cleethorpes. Members of the public, charities and organisations living or based in North Cleethorpes are welcome to attend and encouraged to share their views.

If you fit the above criteria and have an idea about how you would like to see Big Local funding spent for the benefit of the North Cleethorpes community, join the team at one of the meetings. Alternatively, you can email John@vanel.org.uk.

 

Jun
15
Sat
2019
Small Fakers Live at MOTW @ Moon on the Water, Cleethorpes
Jun 15 @ 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Small Fakers Live at MOTW!

Tickets £10 ADV | £13 OTD, available from MOTW, Solid Entertainments (48 Wellowgate, grimsby) or online at http://www.solidentertainments.com/presents.htm#MOON and direct from Richard by calling him on 0780 954 1818.

Jun
16
Sun
2019
Brocklesby Country Fair @ Brocklesby
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

The Brocklesby Country Fair returns for its 2019 event.

All the details are here www.brocklesby.co.uk/country-fair

The Blue Lights Brigade volunteers will be there. CERT volunteers will be helping the organisers on the day with community engagement and marshaling and will there to meet the public. If you’re there come along and chat to BLB.

Jun
17
Mon
2019
Small Charity Week @ National
Jun 17 – Jun 21 all-day

National Small Charity Week.

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Jun
19
Wed
2019
Big Local North Cleethorpes Meeting @ 82 Grimsby Road, Cleethorpes
Jun 19 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

The Big Local team meet every Wednesday morning from 9:30 -12:30 at the Big Local Community Building at 82 Grimsby Road to discuss how Big Local funding could be spent for the benefit of people living in North Cleethorpes. Members of the public, charities and organisations living or based in North Cleethorpes are welcome to attend and encouraged to share their views.

If you fit the above criteria and have an idea about how you would like to see Big Local funding spent for the benefit of the North Cleethorpes community, join the team at one of the meetings. Alternatively, you can email John@vanel.org.uk.

 

Jun
21
Fri
2019
Make Music Event at Grimsby Minster for Make Music Day @ Grimsby Minster, Grimsby
Jun 21 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Come and celebrate the longest day of the year and be part of a global festival of music!

This year, as part of the revived St. James’ Festival at Grimsby Minster, the IGNITE team at VANEL are organising an event in Grimsby to celebrate Make Music Day.

Make Music Day is a global festival of music that takes place on the 21st June every year and IGNITE are looking for singers and musicians who are interested in taking part.

We are looking for music makers of any age, skill level and musical style. If you are interested in playing at this event please contact ignite@vanel.org.uk or call 01472 315437 for more information.

The event will take place from 10am3pm on Friday 21st June.

Download the poster below and help us to promote the event or scroll down for the call for musicians poster. See you all there!

Or download the poster below for more information about taking part in the event