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March 2020

Forest Fields Social Club – Fridays TBC

Friday March 13th @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Sumac Bar

The Sumac Centre bar plays an important role at the Sumac - it helps to make peoples kitchen, gigs and other fund raisers more complete, is available on request to be open any day of the week for one-off events and aims to be a safe place where people can relax and have a drink. Furthermore the bar helps to keep the Sumac open as all profits are paid to the Centre. The Bar is run by volunteers and your…

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Ef meeting

Saturday March 14th @ 12:00 pm - Sunday March 15th @ 4:00 pm
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One event on Saturday March 14th, 2020 at 12:00 pm

One event on Saturday April 11th, 2020 at 12:00 pm

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Sumac Meeting

Saturday March 14th @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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The Sumac Centre is an independent community and social centre in Nottingham, home to projects including the Forest Fields Social Club, People's Kitchen, Veggies Catering Campaign, Punk 4 The Homeless and more. Sumac provides resources, meeting spaces and facilities for groups and individuals campaigning for human rights, animal rights, the environment, peace, co-operation and social justice.. Sumac organised by its supporters & users, including at meetings currently held at 6pm on the 2nd Saturday of each month, to include the…

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People’s Kitchen

Saturday March 14th @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom

People's Kitchen is a community café where people can get a good vegan meal for a suggested donation. Half funds raised keep the Sumac open, and the other half are fundraisers for grassroots causes, nominate by the group running each evening. To volunteer to co-ordinate a session, please get in touch.  Help is also appreciated with tasks such as chopping, serving and cleaning. Visit the People's Kitchen page to read more about how it works! You can also follow Sue MacCafe…

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Forest Fields Social Club

Saturday March 14th @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

One event on Friday February 1st, 2019 at 7:30 pm

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Sumac Bar

The Sumac Centre bar plays an important role at the Sumac - it helps to make peoples kitchen, gigs and other fund raisers more complete, is available on request to be open any day of the week for one-off events and aims to be a safe place where people can relax and have a drink. Furthermore the bar helps to keep the Sumac open as all profits are paid to the Centre. The Bar is run by volunteers and your…

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Extinction Rebellion Monday Workshop

Monday March 16th @ 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:45 pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom

Welcome to XR Nottingham workshops, every Monday 7pm-9pm. Have great conversations with friends and neighbours. Find events on @XRNottm on Facebook or contact xrnottingham@gmail.com for details

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Sumac Gardening

Wednesday March 18th @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom

The Sumac garden has been turned into mini community allotments! The vegetable beds are divided up in to small plots. Individuals and groups can request this space to grow fruit, vegetables, herbs, and flowers for local wildlife. Local food production is an important part of a low carbon society. We want to encourage, support and learn about food growing in Forest Fields. The Sumac garden is organic and laid out to show the best use of a small space. It…

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Activistas practice

Wednesday March 18th @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday September 23rd, 2020

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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The Sumac 'ouse Band, Activistas display punk attitude with no musical genre boundaries. Patchwork punk, folk dub skiffle with a liking for Krautrock and strawberries, as seen at Punk for the Homeless events.

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Veggies Crew Meeting

Thursday March 19th @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every 4 weeks that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom

Veggies is a volunteer-led, community-based, social enterprise promoting ethical living through the adoption of a vegan diet and lifestyle.

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Kitchen Booking – No Homers

Friday March 20th @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on Sunday December 1st, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on Saturday December 14th, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on Friday December 13th, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on Friday January 17th, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Sunday January 5th, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Friday January 31st, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Friday February 14th, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Friday March 6th, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Friday March 13th, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on Friday March 20th, 2020 at 9:00 am

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Forest Fields Social Club – Fridays TBC

Friday March 20th @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Sumac Bar

The Sumac Centre bar plays an important role at the Sumac - it helps to make peoples kitchen, gigs and other fund raisers more complete, is available on request to be open any day of the week for one-off events and aims to be a safe place where people can relax and have a drink. Furthermore the bar helps to keep the Sumac open as all profits are paid to the Centre. The Bar is run by volunteers and your…

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Extinction Rebellion Songs & Music Sharing Circle

Friday March 20th @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:30 pm on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom

An evening of singing together and sharing music - all unplugged, and everyone, of all abilities and none, is welcome! Marc Block will warm us up and lead us all in some Extinction Rebellion songs and chants, and there will be opportunities for others to lead a song or perform if you'd like to. Bring any instruments you'd like to play - the emphasis is on sharing and joining in, though if you just want to listen you're also very…

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People’s Kitchen

Saturday March 21st @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom

People's Kitchen is a community café where people can get a good vegan meal for a suggested donation. Half funds raised keep the Sumac open, and the other half are fundraisers for grassroots causes, nominate by the group running each evening. To volunteer to co-ordinate a session, please get in touch.  Help is also appreciated with tasks such as chopping, serving and cleaning. Visit the People's Kitchen page to read more about how it works! You can also follow Sue MacCafe…

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Forest Fields Social Club

Saturday March 21st @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

One event on Friday February 1st, 2019 at 7:30 pm

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Sumac Bar

The Sumac Centre bar plays an important role at the Sumac - it helps to make peoples kitchen, gigs and other fund raisers more complete, is available on request to be open any day of the week for one-off events and aims to be a safe place where people can relax and have a drink. Furthermore the bar helps to keep the Sumac open as all profits are paid to the Centre. The Bar is run by volunteers and your…

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NVDA Training

Sunday March 22nd @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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An absolute must for all intending to take part in actions - whether you consider yourself arrestable or not! This free training will cover the practice of non-violent techniques: showing you how to de-escalate tense situations, how to interact with the police, what to do if you get arrested and much more. This training if valuable if you consider yourself non-arrestable, but still want to join in actions as you will be made aware of the legalities of protesting and…

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Extinction Rebellion Monday Workshop

Monday March 23rd @ 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:45 pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom

Welcome to XR Nottingham workshops, every Monday 7pm-9pm. Have great conversations with friends and neighbours. Find events on @XRNottm on Facebook or contact xrnottingham@gmail.com for details

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Sumac Gardening

Wednesday March 25th @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom

The Sumac garden has been turned into mini community allotments! The vegetable beds are divided up in to small plots. Individuals and groups can request this space to grow fruit, vegetables, herbs, and flowers for local wildlife. Local food production is an important part of a low carbon society. We want to encourage, support and learn about food growing in Forest Fields. The Sumac garden is organic and laid out to show the best use of a small space. It…

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Activistas practice

Wednesday March 25th @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday September 23rd, 2020

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Photo of punk band

The Sumac 'ouse Band, Activistas display punk attitude with no musical genre boundaries. Patchwork punk, folk dub skiffle with a liking for Krautrock and strawberries, as seen at Punk for the Homeless events.

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Nottingham Animal Rights Meeting

Thursday March 26th @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every 4 weeks that begins at 8:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom

This is a meeting for people who are involved or interested in animal rights activism.

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Board Games Night

Friday March 27th @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street
Nottingham, United Kingdom

The Skills Exchange invite everyone to join the Board Games Night on the 4th Friday each month from January, starting at 6pm and running to 10pm. It’s an open event, and we invite people to use the bar or make teas  or coffees. There will be other light refreshments, such as Samosas for Social Change!

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