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The Wellington Community programme

As the Wellington Community team, our aim is to provide a meaningful programme of cultural, social, business, careers and educational events and activities for everyone in the Community. We aim to create a programme that helps us come together to reinforce, support and build the special and unique relationship that we all have with Wellington College and with one another.

November 2018

17 November 2018

Wellington Parent Singers

11.00am, Concert Room, Wellington College

Join the informal and fun Wellington Parent Singers group, led by Simon Williamson, designed for singers of all abilities and covering a range of music from West Side Story to choral classics. Having launched the parent singers last year, we are now 20 members strong and welcome many more to join. Come along and give it a try!

 

To register or for more information please contact: community@wellingtoncollege.org.uk


21 November 2018

Magic of Maths: The Fourth Dimension

7:30pm, Moral Room, Mallinson Library, Wellington College

The final instalment in this series first asks what happens if there is more to geometry than meets the eye and then examines what happens if there is also more than meets the hand! What might the geometry of the fourth dimension look like? And how can we know?

 

To register or for more information please contact: community@wellingtoncollege.org.uk


21 November 2018

OW Cambridge University Gathering

6:30pm, The Eagle, Cambridge

The Wellington Community invites you to an informal and fun catch up for everyone at Cambridge University, with food and drinks. Members of the Wellington Community Team and Common Room will be in attendance.

Please help spread the word to other OWs.

We look forward to seeing you!

*please note the change of date

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30 November 2018

Find out more about a career in the world of Art, Design and the Creative Arts

6:00pm, Old Gym, Wellington College

Wellington College Art Department warmly welcomes students, staff, parents, OWs and our teaching partnership schools to attend our second Arts Careers Evening. Hosting a wide range of representatives from creative industries, students will have the opportunity to seek career guidance and advice, engage with industry professionals and view the scope of creative pathways on offer.

Open to pupils, staff and parents. To register or for more information please contact: community@wellingtoncollege.org.uk

December 2018

04 December 2018

Wellington Community Book Club

7.30pm, Linguistic Room, Mallinson Library, Wellington College

Come and join this informal group to discuss the chosen book over some refreshments with our wonderful head librarian, Lucy Atherton, and fellow members of the Wellington Community.

The chosen book for this book club meeting will be announced online here in due course.

 

To register or for more information please contact: community@wellingtoncollege.org.uk


08 December 2018

Wellington Parent Singers

11.00am, Concert Room, Wellington College

Join the informal and fun Wellington Parent Singers group, led by Simon Williamson, designed for singers of all abilities and covering a range of music from West Side Story to choral classics. Having launched the parent singers last year, we are now 20 members strong and welcome many more to join. Come along and give it a try!

 

To register or for more information please contact: community@wellingtoncollege.org.uk


13 December 2018

Gardening Society: Wreath Making

6:30pm, Driver Lecture Room, Wellington College

The Wellington Community invite you to join a festive wreath making workshop kindly led by Donna, a former Wellington parent, who is a dab hand at hosting wreath making workshops! We will provide all materials including foliage that has been freshly foraged from the Wellington College grounds.

Please do bring some of your own materials to add your own creative flare using anything from red chillies, limes, dried orange or even peacock feathers! The wreaths will last right the way through Christmas so they can be admired by all.

This festive workshop is £10 per person and includes materials, mulled wine, mince pies and all your favourite Christmas carols.

Please spread the word to fellow members of the Wellington Community for what will be a merry evening, we have 40 places available.

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17 December 2018

Wellington Community Ice-Skating at Somerset House

2:30pm, Somerset House

Come and join us at what has been billed by the Evening Standard as ‘London’s favourite outdoor ice rink’ and The Sunday Times as ‘The coolest rink of all’. The grand courtyard at Somerset House provides this 900-metre square ice rink with one of the most impressive skating backdrops in town. We will be returning to Somerset House for our annual Christmas gathering for the whole community and their families who are free to join us. The plan is to take over the ice for a festive skate followed by refreshments nearby.

BOOKING NOW OPEN 

Adult Ice Skating Ticket: £17.00
Child Ice Skating Ticket: £10.50

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