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
Music
"Piano Lessons"
Would love to have some piano lessons. I played a bit when I was younger but really need to focus on the basics and reading music.
Request 30/04/2020 20/12/2020 3 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 16/09/2020 3 2.00
Misc. Community
"Support for those self isolating due to Covid-19"
Woolmer Forest Timebank has formed a support group of Timebank and Nextdoor members to provide practical help and comfort for those who may be self isolating as a result of the Coronavirus (Covid-19). Shopping can be collected from the supermarket and delivered to your home and reassurance and friendship offered over the phone if you are feeling lonely or worried. Please contact the Timebank either if you would like to receive this support or are able to offer it. Contact timebank@cfirst.org.uk or call 07723 531922.
Offer 12/03/2020 31/07/2020 1 1.00
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
Misc. Community
"Leaflet dropping"
Include your community flyer or booklet when we deliver Nextdoor and Timebank flyers to new houses in the area. You provide the flyers (no commercial business please, just information that 'fits' with Nextdoor values of building community).
Offer 04/02/2020 31/07/2020 1 2.00
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
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
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 25/08/2020 1 1.00
IT Support
"Day-To-Day IT Support"
Struggling to setup an email account, or get that new laptop up and running? Maybe you'd like to open a social media account, or get that document printed at home? I am available to provide support for any everyday IT problems you may have. Contact me and we can arrange to meet at a location that suits your needs. NOTE: there will be issues I am not able to help with, though I can advise where best to take these problems. Sorry, but I am not able to help with Apple product issues.
Offer 12/08/2019 31/07/2020 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
"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
"gardening "
I enjoy gardening and would like to offer some help and advice as and when needed.
Offer 10/06/2020 09/09/2020 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 4 2.00
Weeding
"Light gardening"
happy to help with light gardening, pruning and general tidying
Offer 25/10/2019 20/08/2020 1 1.00
Misc. Health and Beauty
"Fitness & Healthy Eating help"
Need help getting fit & healthy but don't know where to start? I can help guide you with your exercise and eating habits to help get you on the right track. (I have had no professional training but have had an interest in this sector several years, and spent 5 years working at David Lloyds gym where I have picked up a lot of tips)
Offer 30/04/2020 12/12/2020 2 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 03/08/2020 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 25/08/2020 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 31/08/2020 6 2.00
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
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.
Request 29/06/2020 28/09/2020 4 2.00
General Errands
"Errands"
Can run errands locally
Offer 07/11/2019 30/09/2020 1 1.50
Ironing
"Ironing Help"
I am happy to help you with your ironing.
Offer 01/08/2019 24/07/2020 5 2.00
Ironing
"Ironing"
Willing to undertake ironing
Offer 07/11/2019 31/08/2020 1 1.50
Cooking
"Simple cooking"
Can undertake simple cooking
Offer 07/11/2019 31/08/2020 1 1.00
Timebank Events
"Time bank help"
Help with promoting Timebank
Offer 07/11/2019 31/08/2020 1 1.50
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
"Photoshop Skills"
Re-vamp some of your picture, adjust or change certain aspects, create new imagery, beauty work and fixes.
Offer 30/04/2020 20/12/2020 2 2.00
Miscellaneous
"Create Illustrator Artwork"
Create logos, make leaflets, design business cards and any kind of graphic design work.
Offer 30/04/2020 05/12/2020 2 2.00
Miscellaneous
"Befriending"
Willing to chat.
Offer 07/11/2019 31/10/2020 1 1.00
Miscellaneous
"Local shopping"
willing to help with shopping
Offer 07/11/2019 31/08/2020 1 1.50
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
"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 31/07/2020 4 2.00
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
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
Other Animals
"pet sitting "
As a pet owner of two dogs, a cat, bearded dragon, tortoise, 6 chickens and a pond of fish,and numerous pets throughout my life if anyone is needing someone to look after there extended family whilst they go on holiday or something unexpected crops up then please get in touch
Offer 10/06/2020 09/09/2020 1 2.00
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
Critical friend / sounding board
"Life Coach"
Life coach, no credentials however very helpful in helping you get on the right track using goal setting and mindset skills.
Offer 30/04/2020 05/12/2020 2 1.00
Other Advice / guidance
"Information about Pruning Fruit Trees"
Advice needed on pruning fruit trees. Can anyone help?
Request 15/06/2020 30/09/2020 1 1.00
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
Crafting
"Card Making"
I used to make all kinds of cards from birthdays to new jobs and eager to start again if anyone would like any or a craft session together please get in touch
Offer 11/06/2020 10/09/2020 1 1.00