The sun is shining, today and we are looking forward to a range of Spring events happening across the city and at the Trust.

March

14th March – Poetry For All

We are proud to sponsor the York Literature Festival pre-event. Taking place at the Unitarian Chapel on St. Saviourgatethis poetry evening offers British Sign Language interpretation and Big Screen projection of the poems. Support dogs are welcome.

Tickets are £5.50 on the door or can be booked in advance at eventbrite (a small online fee applies)

19th March – Deaf Cafe at Wilberforce House

Come along and see Trevor run through the equipment we have at our Yorsensory hub, show some examples of what you could buy and explain how to order it.

21st March – Connect Cafe at Wilberforce House

Joining us at Connect Cafe is Andrew Barnes from Deafblind UK – come along from 10:30am

April

1st April – Wilberforce Trust Stall at York Hospital.

We will be holding a fundraising stall in the foyer of York Hospital, come along say hello.

3rd April – Spring Social at Acomb Library

An afternoon of activities, refreshments, chat and more at Acomb Library. from 2:30 – 5pm.

3rd April – Outreach service at Clifton Library

Come and see the team for expert advice and support within your community.

10th April – Coffee and Cake Open Day At Wilberforce House

Joining with York Older People’s Assembly and York Ainsty Rotary we are holding an open day at Wilberforce House  10.30am – 3.30pm. Come along for a chat, information and refreshments. Our outreach van will be open too.

17th April – Outreach service in Selby

Come and see the team for expert advice and support within your community.

21st April – Easter Egg Hunt – Huntington Sports Club

The Wilberforce Trust present our first Children’s Easter Egg Hunt for children with sight loss and their siblings. 10am – 12pm

For more information and to book a place please contact Samantha Scholey.

May

15th May – Outreach service in Leyburn

Come and see the team for expert advice and support within your community.

23rd May – Wilberforce Trust – Golf Day

Our very first charity Golf Day. Spend the day at Normanton Golf Course and enjoy a welcome snack and soft drink, a two course carvery meal and after dinner entertainment from Martin Allen.

For more information and to book a place please contact Jane Carter