Wareham Area Men's Shed Wareham Area Men's Shed

Member of the UK Men's Sheds Association
Email us here:- warehamshed@gmail.com

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Wareham Area Men's Shed
Chairperson:- Chris Gates - Phone: 01929 554758 or Email: warehamshed@gmail.com

Wareham Area Men's Shed has been open for over a year!
We meet on Thursday afternoon 1-4pm, and Friday morning 9:30-12:30 to make things & drink tea!
We're looking for members, projects, tools and funding

Check out our Photo Gallery & Activities Archive - or visit our Facebook page for current projects.

Feel free to drop in and have a cuppa and see what goes on.
Venue:- Purbeck Connect Adult Centre, Sandford Lane, Wareham, BH20 4DY
(shown on Google Maps as "The Purbeck Centre")

Now Open - Me & My Dad Workshop - Arne Rd, Arne, Wareham BH20 5BJ

Fortnightly Workshop Sessions 10:00am - 1:00pm on alternate Saturday mornings
at RSPB Arne, learning new skills, sharing memories, and building things for the reserve.
(Me is any age and any gender, Dad is dad, grandad or similar. Rent-a-dads are available).

Register your interest by sending an Email - places are limited
2019 January Projects
With the winter being so mild until this week, many hedgehogs haven't gone into hibernation.
Let's hope this bijou custom build tempts them in.

Beautiful cabinet built for Briantspuddle village hall, by Stewart, from Wareham Men's shed

2018 November Main Project - making items to sell at Purbeck Connect Christmas Fayre
Some items were on display in Not Just Sundaes, South Street - WEBSITE

They are open 10am to 4pm Tuesday to Friday and serve some very nice food, too!

Weymouth Sea Life Adventure Park - Special Project
Tuesday 11th September 2018 was a very special day for our Men's Shed,
and for a colony of Fairy Penguins in Weymouth.

We were delighted to hand over a consignment of 10 custom built nesting/breeding boxes.

Please CLICK HERE for more details in our Photo Gallery

So far we've got over 20 members - come and join the movement!
All men welcome - irrespective of age or skill level

We now have a comprehensive Tool Library and run Saturday sessions at Arne RSPB Workshop!

Public Documents
Shed Overview ~ Tools Needed ~ Session Host Info ~ Code of Conduct ~ Non-Charity Constitution ~ DOCX Membership Form ~ PDF Membership Form

N.B. When filling in the membership form, please be sure to read the disclaimers and tick the boxes on page 2

Member of the UK Men's Sheds Association
How it all started in Australia:- Wikipedia Entry

See these links for the positive health benefits
from being involved in this sort of community initiative

It might just save your life!

BBC News Item:-
Shed heaven: The workshops turning men's lives around

Article in The Guardian:-
The town that's found a potent cure for illness - community

UKMSA Newsletters "Shoulder-to-Shoulder"
May-2018.pdf + June-2018.pdf
July-2018.pdf + August-2018.pdf
September-2018.pdf + October-2018.pdf
October issue features our Penguin Nest Boxes!



Photo Gallery with Monthly Index