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Skills Exchange invite you to a board games social evening (bring you favourites to share). There will be soup by donation. Bring (vegan) pudding & snacks to share. The bar will be open. All are welcome from 7pm. Bored? Games Night!@Skills_exchange invites you to social evening Fri 5 April @ #SumacCentre Bring favourites games […]
Aprils P4TH is a special half-dayer - an eclective mix of punk attitude stuff (see poster for details) for street children. Proceeds to Compass Childrens Charity https://www.compasschildrenscharity.org.uk/ . Plus Peoples Kitchen/Vegan Grub, cheap bar, merch and raffle. A delightful dish is cooked and served at the Sumac Cafe by a different volunteer team each Saturday. […]
Fancy a summery afternoon eating freshly stone baked pizza in the sun? Join us at the Sumac Centre on Saturday 3rd August for some fun beats, delicious vegan treats and refreshing summery drinks. Don't miss out on the treats we have in store. Click interested to this event to find out more! 100% of the […]
NO HOMERS PEOPLE'S KITCHEN TAKE OVER & MARIO CART COMPETITION No Homers, a new Nottingham vegan business venture will be cooking a special seitan roast and dessert as well as having an exclusive product range tasting session! There will also be a Mario Cart 8 video games competition! All proceeds are to raise much needed […]
7.30 – 9pm Songs & Music with XR Nottingham 9pm – 11pm Sumac Open Mic session, (postponed from Jan 10th) 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 XR songs and […]
Everyone is welcome for an informal music jam at the Sumac Centre, following on from Songs & Music with XR Nottingham earlier in the evening. Usually on the second Friday of each month, but on the THIRD Friday this month (17th January), rather than the usual 2nd Friday. For further details check (and join) […]
Come along to our friendly, welcoming community meal for a tasty vegan meal, by donation of about £3.50, in an environment that is sharing good vibes and all the proceeds are donated to Brinsley Animal Rescue Bar opens at 7.30pm
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!
An this special anniversary event, starting at 2pm, 12 bands are performing to help Punk for the Homeless celebrate 10 years of saving street kids via Casa Alianza. As always there will be food and a warm welcome for all those who choose to join us. All proceeds to Compass Childrens Charity RCN 1073903. If […]
XR Social and fundraiser for Extinction Rebellion Nottingham. People’s Kitchen meal at 7pm & social to follow. Suggested donation : £5
We are converting Sumac Centre into a hub for the distribution of foods around our community, to open our food stores for those isolated at home or those that wish to distance themselves from the madness of Tesco & Asda (for many reasons) We've crunched the 800+ rows of our stock control spreadsheet and gotten […]
Drop-In Every Wednesday & Sunday 11am – 2pm . Collection or delivery every day by arrangement. We have converted the Sumac Centre into a hub for the distribution of foods around our community, for those isolated at home or those that wish to distance themselves from the madness of Tesco & Asda. Goods can be […]
Nottingham's Rainbow Centre opened at 180 Mansfield Road on 9th September 1985, the co-operative having been established on 9th April 1984 by campaigners for peace, animal rights, human rights, civil liberties and the environment. Veggies Catering Campaign (established 18th October 1984) moved in from Earthwise (the FoE Shop next door) when it closed, later […]
On 21st June, when Covid restrictions might have been lifted, Veggies Catering Campaign should have been setting up at Glastonbury Festival. https://www.veggies.org.uk/event/glastonbury-festival-green-futures-2021/ On Wednesday 23rd June, instead of opening at Glastonbury, Veggies had tentative plans for a five-day community mini-festival in the Sumac Centre Garden. It now seems likely that restrictions will continue, so plans […]
Sumac meetings are currently held at 5.30pm on the 1st Monday of each month. All are welcome to come and participate. To get involved just drop by and join in! The Sumac Centre is an independent community and social centre in Nottingham, home to project including the Forest Fields Social Club, People's Kitchen, Veggies Catering […]
On Saturday 16th October, as part of Veggies Catering Campaign‘s 37th Anniversary Weekend, long-time volunteer Steve is preparing a Palestinian Meal to support the Palestine Solidarity Campaign in raising funds to send volunteers to help pick the next Palestinian Olive Harvest. For more background on the Olive Harvest see Rooted in the soil: the birth […]
Join us for Sunday Brunch in the Sumac Centre Garden Cafe & Bar, or to take away as part of the Community Food Hub,. There may be Veggies Sosages, No-Homers Rashers, potato cakes, organic baked beans, mushrooms, tomatos, scrambled tofu and toast baked in house. Pop in every Sunday from 11am to 2pm, or include […]
At the beginning of the first lockdown we converted Sumac Centre into a hub for the distribution of foods around our community, to open our food stores for those isolated at home or those that wish to distance themselves from the madness of Tesco & Asda (for many reasons) We've crunched the 800+ rows of […]
Drop-In on Wednesdays & Sundays 12am - 4pm . Collection or delivery at other times by arrangement. During 2020 we converted the Sumac Centre into a hub for the distribution of foods around our community, for those isolated at home or those that wish to support an ethical alternative to many supermarkets. As we prepare […]