Here are the current open Offers and Requests members of our timebank have posted.

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Activity Description Type Starts Expires No. avail Hours
Misc. Arts and Crafts
"Learn How to Make Wire Sculptures"
I design and make wire sculptures. If any Timebank members are interested in learning the basic skills to do this, I would be happy to show you.
Offer 27/08/2020 28/02/2021 1 1.50
Sewing
"Making some African drum covers"
I have some African drums which I use for workshops in the community. Their covers are getting a bit scruffy. Is there anyone out there that might be able to make some new covers for some of them? The Timebank has been donated some fabric that might be suitable for you to use. I'm not very confident with the Timebank IT system so you might be best emailing timebank@furniturehelpline.org.uk if you are interested in helping me out.
Request 06/02/2020 30/11/2020 1 2.00
Sewing
"Sewing Syringe Driver Bags for MacMillan Cancer Patients"
These bags are used by people with cancer and gratefully received by MacMillan Cancer Support. We supply the instructions and we also have some donated fabric and thread if you need it. Nice task to get on with in your own time at home if you have a sewing machine.
Request 15/09/2020 15/09/2021 1 1.50
Sewing
"Sew some Bunting"
Would you like to make some colourful bunting on behalf of the Timebank? We loan bunting to community organisations and Timebank members who are organising celebration events. We have one long string of bunting already but would like some more to be made. We have been donated some material and thread and have a basic triangular pattern for you to use. You can do this in your own time. No urgency at all.
Request 25/09/2020 19/05/2021 1 2.00
Sewing
"Help with sewing some Timebank bunting"
We've had some bunting pieces cut out with the letters WOOLMER FOREST TIMEBANK on them. They just need to be stitched together and attached to some binding. We can supply the binding but need someone with a sewing machine at home to take on this task. Any offers? Respond to this request or email timebank@cfirst.org.uk.
Request 15/07/2020 31/10/2020 1 2.00
Crocheting / knitting / sewing
"mask making"
I am looking for a kind soul to make washable fabric mask.
Request 19/08/2020 18/11/2020 1 1.00
Crocheting / knitting / sewing
"Odd Sewing Tasks"
I have had lots of experience in using all sorts of fabrics and designs. I even have some very old sewing books to refer to! I have lots of interests so you may need to give me a nudge now again if you want your task done quicker.
Offer 24/02/2020 23/02/2021 1 2.00
Video Production
"Making short video clips"
We are looking for an amateur or professional video maker to help us make a few short video clips to show the value of our work. Can you help?
Request 08/02/2020 30/09/2020 1 2.00
Misc. Home Help
"Practical support with clearing out ready for a move"
I'm hoping to move to Devon fairly soon and I have a massive clearing out task to do in my house. It's sometimes really hard to get motivated when I do this on my own. Just wondered if there was a Timebank member out there who could offer an hour or two to come round and support me. Someone simply being there will make a huge difference. Message me or contact the Timebank if you think you can help. Social distancing will be practised and there are handwashing facilities available. You will need to be a Full Timebank member to come and help me with this task.
Request 29/06/2020 28/09/2020 2 2.00
Shopping
"Local shopping"
I'm willing to help with shopping.
Offer 07/11/2019 31/12/2020 1 2.00
General Errands
"Errands"
Can run errands locally
Offer 07/11/2019 30/12/2020 1 1.50
Ironing
"Ironing"
Willing to undertake ironing
Offer 07/11/2019 13/01/2021 1 1.50
Cooking
"Simple cooking"
Can undertake simple cooking
Offer 07/11/2019 14/10/2020 1 1.00
Timebank Events
"Time bank help"
I can help with promoting Timebank.
Offer 07/11/2019 14/01/2021 1 1.50
Miscellaneous
"Befriending"
Willing to chat.
Offer 07/11/2019 31/10/2020 1 1.00
Miscellaneous
"Leaflet dropping"
I can do some leaflet dropping in the streets around where I live in Lindford. I don't drive.... so the leaflets would need to be dropped off at my house.
Offer 04/12/2019 31/12/2020 1 1.00
Miscellaneous
"Looking to speak to Timebank members who have past copies of national magasines"
I have developed a scheme called "Rolling Back the Years". It helps people with dementia rekindle memories from their past. I would like to meet Timebank members who have copies of old national magazines (1930s - 1980s) that I could use for this project.
Request 27/09/2019 30/09/2020 1 1.00
Miscellaneous
"Help with Letter Writing & Form Filling"
Got a difficult letter to write or a form to fill in? I am happy to sit down with you and help .
Offer 15/11/2018 30/09/2020 4 2.00
Miscellaneous
"Befriending"
I am recently retired with some spare time .I am happy to give some time to anybody who is looking for some company maybe a chat, a walk, a coffee do a it of shopping, go out for lunch or anything you fancy.
Offer 17/02/2020 17/02/2021 1 2.00
Miscellaneous
"Errands on my bike"
I use a bike to get around town. I have a large bicycle basket. I'd be more than happy to run short errands for Timebank members. Couldn't do your weekly shop but if you need something taken to the Post Office or a pint of milk I could help.
Offer 03/05/2020 03/05/2021 1 1.00
Miscellaneous
"Table Tennis"
Anyone looking to play table tennis and met new friends? Looking for people who are interested in playing, chatting and having fun at the same time. We could meet at bordon cafe 1759 and have refreshments afterwards obviously only 2 people can play at a time but we could alternate. All will be done inline with Government covid guidelines.
Offer 23/09/2020 22/12/2020 3 2.00
Miscellaneous
"Tennis"
Anyone looking to play tennis? Looking for partner to to have a hit around with at the BOSC. I know we have to pay for the court but the costs could be split between us. All will be done inline with Government guidelines.
Offer 23/09/2020 22/12/2020 1 2.00
Miscellaneous
"Witness to legal document"
Friday 9th October. One person confirmed, need one more. Travel to Alton required to be there for 11am.
Request 09/10/2020 09/10/2020 1 2.00
Cats and Dogs
"Letting my dogs out occasionally"
I have two new rescue dogs who are very accepting and may occasionally need to be let out if I am away for more than 3 hours. It would be so useful to have someone who could get to know them and then be able to drop by to see to their needs on the odd occasion that I am not there. Can you help?
Request 24/02/2020 30/09/2020 1 0.50
Cats and Dogs
"Dog walking"
Any dog lovers out there? Would a Timebank member be willing to walk my dog every now and then whilst I am out at work? I live off Hogmoor Rd.
Request 27/08/2020 31/12/2020 1 1.00
Outdoor Activities/Sports
"Socially Distanced Bike Rides"
I am training as a Breeze Champion - cycling - and would be happy to go on socially distanced bike rides with any female Woolmer Forest Timebank members interested in cycling for exercise and company but in a socially distanced way .
Offer 17/06/2020 30/09/2020 3 2.00
Tutor/Coaching
"Maths Tutoring"
Hello there! I am a private Maths tutor, having been a Secondary Maths teacher for about 22 years. I am happy to offer help with Maths to people of any age! I have just set myself up to offer online help or am happy to meet in person . I am an exam marker and love especially working with students who are preparing for their Maths GCSE .
Offer 27/07/2020 26/10/2020 1 5.00
Language
"French Conversation"
My son lives in France and I try to keep up my French conversation so that I have the confidence to communicate with him and his friends when I go and visit. Is there anyone living locally who speaks good French and wouldn't mind meeting on Zoom or another video conferencing programme every couple of weeks to help me brush up my French conversation skills?
Request 04/08/2020 31/03/2021 1 1.00
Dance/Exercise/Sports
"Exercise for people with restricted mobility"
I am a qualified dance and movement teacher (I'm the Dance Officer at The Phoenix Theatre & Arts Centre) and I've devised a series of simple exercises which are particularly useful for people who can't get out to exercise during lock down. The exercises are designed for people who need to do chair based exercise or to hold on to a chair for support. I can email them via a You Tube link or if you don't have internet access I have a written version which I can post to you.
Offer 04/05/2020 31/10/2020 1 1.00
Misc. Classes/Lessons
"Sharing a skill or an interest at one of our online meetings"
We are looking for people willing to help out with our regular Zoom events online. Could you offer to be the host - welcoming attendees and ensuring that everyone is included in the conversation. Or maybe you have a special hobby or interest that you could share with other members - memories of Whitehill & Bordon in the past perhaps, a simple craft project you could share or perhaps you could run a mindfulness session for us?
Request 26/05/2020 30/09/2020 1 1.00
Misc. Classes/Lessons
"Literacy/reading support"
I am happy to offer help and support with reading and general literacy.
Offer 01/08/2019 30/10/2020 6 2.00
Misc. Community
"Collecting used drinks cans"
Does anyone have any used drinks cans at home or would like to collect them on a regular basis? Woolmer Forest Lions Club who do an amazing job in supporting the local community are collecting clean used drinks cans to raise money for their work. We are also looking for someone who is happy to store the cans in their garage or shed until we have enough to arrange for the Woolmer Forest Lions to come and collect them.
Request 15/07/2020 31/12/2020 1 0.50
Misc. Community
"Leaflet dropping"
Nextdoor and Timebank flyers to be delivered to new houses on Louisburg and Duke's Quarter estates (Bordon) in your own time and at your own pace. Street names, exclusions (anybody already signed up) and flyers will be provided at the next Timebank meeting or to your letterbox as required.
Request 04/02/2020 30/09/2020 1 1.00
Events
"Need some bunting for an event?"
Woolmer Forest Timebank Sewing group has made some lovely colourful bunting. If any Timebank member would like to borrow it for a few hours for a family party or a community event., just email us or accept this offer .
Offer 05/02/2020 04/01/2022 1 3.00
Events
"Thank you bunting"
One of our members has made a simple set of bunting made out of card. It displays the words THANK YOU on the flags. If you want to borrow them for a "thank you" event,for your volunteers, staff or a member of the family please get in touch.
Offer 05/03/2020 05/03/2021 1 2.00
Befriending
"Friendly people required!"
Could you spare an hour on a Sunday to offer social support and friendship to other members of our Timebank. Our Sunday Social is  on Zoom from 4.30 and 5.30 pm. You may even make some friends yourself! We can help you use Zoom if you have never tried it before.
Request 26/05/2020 30/09/2020 1 1.00
IT Support
"IT Helpers"
We are looking for individuals who would like to help others with IT support on computers, tablets, Smart phone or other devices. We hope to set up a group of Digital Champions that we can call on when other members ask for help. You don't have to be an IT expert. Often people who are struggling with IT just need guidance from someone who happens to know how to solve the particular problem they are having right now. It could be uploading a photo to a profile, changing a font on a Word document or learning how to design an event poster. We're also interested in people who would be prepared to lead short online sessions demonstrating specific IT skills. Interested? Contact us.
Request 15/07/2020 14/10/2020 1 1.00
Misc. DIY / Gardening
"Help and advice about anything electrical"
I am a retired electrician and willing to give you basic advice about anything electrical.
Offer 10/02/2020 10/02/2021 1 1.00
Misc. DIY / Gardening
"Informal gardening help"
I enjoy working outside in the garden and am happy to do weeding, pruning, lawn mowing, a bit of clearing and tidying.I live near Mill Chase and would need to use my bike to travel.
Offer 04/05/2020 30/09/2020 1 2.00
Misc. DIY / Gardening
"Jungle Clearance"
As some of you already know I have a mini jungle (well mostly brambles) at the bottom of my garden. It has continued to grow over this year. If anyone would like to take out their frustration of current circumstances on my jungle and help chop it down it would be much appreciated. Blackberries are a bonus
Request 25/09/2020 24/12/2020 1 2.00
Painting & Decorating
"Help to paint a long fence"
Painting an existing 6'panel fence with exterior fence panel paint in a private garden. Everything you need will be provided.
Request 01/07/2020 30/09/2020 3 2.00
Weeding
"Light gardening"
happy to help with light gardening, pruning and general tidying
Offer 25/10/2019 30/09/2020 1 1.00
Misc. Transportation
"Transporting waste to the tip"
I have a Waste Disposal Licence and would be willing to transport garden waste from Timebank members' homes to the tip free of charge.
Offer 27/08/2020 31/12/2020 1 1.50
Other Advice / guidance
"Computer Aid (Hardware/Software)"
This is an open invitation to anyone who has problems working with their PC, laptop, tablet or smartphone whether hardware or software and would like advice or support in getting going. Sometimes the questions can be trivial or complex, but hold you up for hours. Please be free to make contact.
Offer 08/11/2019 30/11/2020 1 2.00