Severn Valley Social Club

The Severn Valley Social Club for people with a learning disability in the Severn Valley was launched in June 2011. The meetings are held on the first Wednesday in every month in Plas Dolerw in Newtown between 6.30 p.m. and 8.30 p.m. Amongst our first guests at the club was local A.M. Russell George. He commented, “I was very impressed – the club provides an important opportunity for people with a learning disability to interact socially. It was extremely heartwarming to see everyone enjoying themselves and taking part in the various activities laid on”.

Club dates for the remainder of 2020:

Wednesday January 8th

Wednesday February 5th

Wednesday March 4th

Wednesday April 1st  

Wednesday May 6th 

Wednesday June 3rd

Wednesday July 1st

Wednesday August 5th

Wednesday September 2nd

Wednesday October 7th

Wednesday November 4th

Wednesday December 2nd  

Activities at the club include various crafts including jewellery making, card making and silk art, board games, music making with a variety of ethnical instruments, playing on the Wii or just enjoying a chat and a cup of tea or coffee.

“It was lovely to be in a room with such a relaxed atmosphere, everyone was enjoying playing games and being creative. It’s these kind of clubs that make so much of a difference to people’s lives”

Richard Edwards – Newtown Councillor