© 2016 Monty's Community Hub / 59 Montague Avenue, Sholing, Southampton, SO19 0QB / Registered Charity Number 1155649
MONTY'S is a new space for our community; a resource which belongs to everyone within the Montague Avenue neighbourhood in Sholing/Thornhill, Southampton. The idea is for this to be an place where people in our community can meet up, share life, make new friends, learn new skills, improve job prospects, or get help and advice.
MONTY'S is more than just a building; our vision is to enable our shared the personal, social and spiritual growth as a community, so that we can all enjoy fullness of life within a flourishing neighbourhood. We have a Christian ethos, though people of any faith or none are welcome; our hope is to grow as a space of generous hospitality for everyone in our community.
MONTY'S is a community charity run mainly by volunteers, with support from Oasis Academy Mayfield and St Mary’s Church, Sholing - and we're always looking out for new volunteers and people to share your skills!
MONTY'S hosts various groups for children, young people, families and others, and organises special events during holidays. If you've got any good ideas, time you could spare, skills you could share or would like to learn - please let us know! Our term-time programme includes:
Tuesday / 9:30-10:30am / MINI-MONTY'S
/ our weekly group for babies, toddlers, parents and carers [50p]
Tuesday / 12-3pm / COMMUNITY SOCIAL & SUPPORT SPACE
/ open for anyone to drop-in for help, advice, to use the internet, or have a cuppa [FREE]
Tuesday / from 3:45pm / YOUTH CLUBS
/ all sorts of fun and games, arts and crafts, competitions and discussions [50p]
3:45-5:00pm: Yr R - Yr 3
5:30-6:45pm: Yr 4 - Yr 6
7:15-8:30pm: Yr 7 - Yr 11
Wednesday / 3:45-5pm / HOMEWORK GROUP
/ a quiet space for kids of all ages to study or to get help with homework [FREE]
Thursday / 3:45-5pm / YOUTH SPORTS with Saints Foundation
/ get active, try new sports, meet at Sullivan Road park / Yrs 5-8 [FREE]
Thursday / 7:30-8:45pm / YOUTH DROP-IN with Saints Foundation
/ relaxed space for young people, plus boxercise and punchbags / Yrs 9+ [FREE]
Friday (fortnightly) / 11am-1pm / ST MONTY'S
/ a friendly group exploring prayer, spirituality and wellbeing [FREE]
Most sessions cost 50p (but if the cost is a problem, please let us know, as our aim is for everyone to be included at Monty’s, so we may be able to help with costs). If you'd like to join in with any of our groups/activities, just pop in sometime, or get in touch via the contact page. We look forward to hearing from you!
CAN YOU HELP?
Monty's is always on the lookout for new volunteers, and people who have different ideas or skills to share with our members and our community. Do you want to get involved? Get in touch (Facebook, phone, or via our contact page) - we look forward to hearing from you!
Monty's also relies on financial support from people just like you. Can you help? Please visit our BT MYDONATE page and share what you can - your generosity is enormously appreciated!