CLICK ON ANY OF THE IMAGES TO VIEW THEM FULL SIZE. We saw RAP out in style with a wonderful cake from Sue and pies from the Walled Garden. Sue and her helpers also had us making Christmas baubles. It was sticky work but fun. Jerry arranged a display of photographs and other memorabilia collected […]

2019-11-10 :: maggie // Events
Christmas cards and Games

We made Christmas cards this morning and played some games. Jenga was particularly good fun!

2019-11-02 :: maggie // Events
RAP at the Harrogate ‘Oscars’

Jerry, Carole and Danielle were able to go along to Harrogate’s Old Swan Hotel last night to receive one of the awards for voluntary organisations celebrating a special anniversary.The programme notes said the following: RAP (Ripon Activity Project) RAP celebrates its 25th anniversary this year. The club was initially established in 1994 by Ripon CVS, […]

2019-10-14 :: maggie // Events
2019 Talent Show and AGM

Due to a clash of activities for some this morning, the craft session was rather rushed. Fortunately, there was still enough time for mingling and refreshments. Phew! A nice cup of tea for the photographer!Thank you, David. Watch the birdie, ladies! Smile, everyone! Timing dictated that RAP’s Got Talent preceded the AGM this year and […]

2019-08-05 :: maggie // Events
Saint Wilfrid’s Day in Ripon

We never meet as a group in August, but it was good to see some of our members who attend Ripon Community Link/Ripon Walled Garden taking part in the Saint Wilfrid’s Day parade. Well done! You looked as though you were having a lot of fun.

2019-07-17 :: maggie // Events
2019 Summer Outing

The joint RAP/ARK outing took members, carers and volunteers for a ride on the Wensleydale Railway as far as Redmire and then on by coach to Hawes for a picnic lunch and visit to the Dales Museum. A questionnaire thoughtfully provided by Jerry gave added interest to the exhibits. Everyone appreciated a stop at the […]

2019-06-08 :: maggie // Events
Rain Stopped Play

Unfortunately – and not for the first time – our plan to play flat green bowls in the Ripon Spa Gardens was thwarted by the weather. However, Chris and Freda were kind enough to allow the four of us who did make it – Matthew, Rebekah, Ben and Emma – to make use of their […]