Date(s) - 15/12/2016
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Our Christmas networking event will provide an opportunity for participants to:
- Visit Palace House, Newmarket: the new National Heritage Centre for Horseracing and Sporting Art
- Hear about the volunteer programme at Palace House and how it was set up
- Reflect on the role of Volunteer Manager/Co-ordinator, share experiences and top tips, make some New Year’s resolutions.
10.00 Arrival and refreshments (provided)
10.30 Welcome and introduction
10.40 From 0 to 100: setting up a volunteering programme Hazel Courtley, Community Engagement & Volunteering Manager, Palace House, Newmarket
What matters to me? Volunteers at Palace House share their perspective
Q & A
11.40 Discussion activity What is the role of Volunteer Manager/Co-ordinator? An opportunity to share experiences; discuss challenges and solutions; and maybe make some New Year’s resolutions
Feedback from discussions
12.30 Lunch (provided) and networking
13.30 Introductory tour of Palace House, Newmarket
Delegates are welcome to carry on exploring the heritage centre until it closes at 5pm.
Palace House, Newmarket is a 5-acre heritage centre consisting of a museum, art gallery and live horses located in historic buildings/yards including the remains of Charles II’s racing palace. For more information see: www.palacehousenewmarket.co.uk
Bookings are closed for this event.