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Bethphage looks forward to tomorrow’s Community Open Day at Our Space!

Everyone is welcome!

Bethphage are really looking forward to tomorrow’s Community Open Day at Our Space and which coincides with the public reopening of Ellesmere Library and celebrates the move from Fullwood House to Our Space. Trimpley Street, Ellesmere.

Bethphage’s Day Opportunities Manager, Xee Davies explains, our staff and the library volunteers are really excited about the event which is from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. tomorrow at Our Space Community Centre and Library. It will give Bethphage the perfect opportunity to meet the people of Ellesmere and get to understand how they would like to see the centre develop. We intend to use the day to listen to the people of Ellesmere.”

The event also provides local people, businesses, groups and organisations the perfect opportunity to find out more about Bethphage and take the opportunity to be shown around the Centre and see:

  • The different rooms available for room hire
  • A kitchen suitably equipped for a catering business – also available to hire
  • Local groups, business, organisations promoting their activities /work
  • Memories of Ellesmere Cottage Hospital display thanks to the people of Ellesmere

There will also be,

  • Live acoustic music courtesy of Adrian Plant
  • Drinks and refreshments including homemade cakes courtesy of Ellesmere Library Volunteers and Bethphage’s Marjorie Stopforth
  • Opportunity to purchase organic vegetables and award winning jams and chutneys courtesy of Oak Farm
  • Opportunity to purchase a variety of crafts by The Nook courtesy of Innage lane, Day Opportunities

If that is not enough, the library is open so you will have the opportunity to browse the newly designed and renovated library shelves, access the computers and other library resources.


Between 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. Ellesmere Library are putting on a Teddy bears picnic where the picnic refreshments are provided by Tesco Ellesmere. Entry for teddy bears is £1. This includes:

  • Teddy bear stories
  • Teddy bear raffle,
  • Teddy bear stories

Suitable for people 7 years and under who are accompanied by a responsible adult.

It should be a fun filled day, please come and join us, everyone is welcome!

For more updates and to know what else Bethphage are up to check out our Facebook page.

Teddy Bear's Picnic

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