FONTHILL HOUSE
ST ALBANS
FONTHILL HOUSE
ST ALBANS

Tel: 01727 893104 Email: info@fonthillcare.co.uk

ACTIVITIES AT FONTHILL HOUSE

FONTHILL HOUSE

ST ALBANS

From wine & canapés at 400ft to playing piano at the Ritz, Fonthill goes the extra mile to ensure our residents enjoy their stay...

A trip to the London Eye, tea at the Ritz, weekly drinks at St Michael’s Manor — Fonthill House is no ordinary care home. High profile visiting speakers, yoga and art classes are all just part of our full weekly programme of events.

A lifestyle to suit you and other like minded residents at Fonthill House. Our regular residents meetings create a forum for ideas deciding our next destination so our team can make them happen. We believe in always having something to look forward to.

Fully equipped and engaging lessons in our Art Studio.

Water colours, pastels, oils and mosaics are regularly used at a variety of lessons created by our art teachers. Beginners are always welcomed and regularly tell us how much they enjoy the experience.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Vanity Fair
16th NovemberCinema Room

3pm-4pm Vanity Fair Ep6

An adaptation of the 1848 novel by William Makepeace Thackeray.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Alone in Berlin
16th NovemberCinema Room

7pm-9pm Film Night – Alone in Berlin

After a Nazi German working class couple loses their son in World War II, they decide to retaliate by secretly leafletting handwritten cards in Berlin denouncing their government.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Poirot
17th NovemberCinema Room

11am-12pm Agatha Christie’s Poirot

From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Fawlty Towers
17th NovemberCinema Room

2pm-2:30pm Fawlty Towers S2 Ep3

Hotel owner Basil Fawlty’s incompetence, short fuse, and arrogance form a combination that ensures accidents and trouble are never far away.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Carpet Bowls
17th NovemberCinema Room

3:30pm-4-30pm Carpet Bowls

Join us in the Cinema Room for an afternoon of Carpet Bowls.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Live Music
17th NovemberMusic Lounge

7pm-8pm Live Music with Manor House Music

Join us in the Music Lounge for an evening of live music.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Mr Selfridge
18th NovemberCinema Room

11am-12pm Mr Selfridge

Centres on the real-life story of the flamboyant and visionary American founder of Selfridge’s, London’s department store.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Delicious
18th NovemberCinema Room

2pm-3pm Delicious S2 Ep2

A drama series about food, love and infidelity in Cornwall.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Carpet Bowls
18th NovemberCinema Room

3:30pm-4:30pm Carpet Bowls

Join us in the Cinema Room for an afternoon of carpet bowls.

Film Night at Fonthill House Care Home Shakespeare in Love
18th NovemberCinema Room

7pm-9pm Film Night – Shakespeare in Love

(WITH SUBTITLES) A young Shakespeare, out of ideas and short of cash, meets his ideal woman and is inspired to write one of his most famous plays.

Floristry with Gadsden Flowers
19th NovemberArt Room

10:15am-11:15am Floristry with Gadsden Flowers

Join us in the Art Room to brush up on your flower arranging skills.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Art Class
19th NovemberArt Room

2pm-3pm Art Class with Lizzie

Join Lizzie in the Art Room and unleash your creative side.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Gentle Exercise
19th NovemberSitting Room 2

3:15pm-4:30pm Pilates with Amanda

Join Amanda in Sitting Room 2 for a gentle workout.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Live Music
19th NovemberMusic Lounge

7pm-8pm Live Music with Elisa

Join us in the Music Lounge for an evening of live music.

Activities at Fonthill House Pottery
20th NovemberArt Room

10:30am-11:45am Pottery Class with Jayne

Join Jayne in the Art Room and take the potters wheel for a spin.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home David Attenborough
20th NovemberCinema Room

2pm-3pm David Attenborough Anthology

Enjoy some of the very best natural history programming ever made, brought to you by the world s greatest natural history presenter.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Printmaking
20th NovemberArt Room

3pm-4pm Printmaking with Lizzie

Join Lizzie in the Art Room and master the art of printmaking.

Activities at Fonthill House Elizabeth the Golden Age
20th NovemberCinema Room

Film Night – Elizabeth: The Golden Age

A mature Queen Elizabeth endures multiple crises late in her reign including court intrigues, an assassination plot, the Spanish Armada, and romantic disappointments.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Gentle Exercise
21st NovemberSitting Room 2

11am-1145am Tai Chi with Anne-Marie

Join Anne-Marie in Sitting Room 2 for gentle morning workout.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Gardening Club
21st NovemberArt Room

2pm-4pm Gardening with Paula

Join Paula in the Art Room for our weekly Gardening Club

Fonthill House Care Home Computer Club
21st NovemberSitting Room 2

2pm-4pm Computer Club

Join us in Sitting Room 2 to solve all of your computer related problems.

Activities at Fonthill House Big Band Christmas
21st NovemberExcursion

2pm-5pm The Big Band at Christmas

Take a trip out to the Alban Arena and swing into Christmas with the unique Five Star Swing Big Band show.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Live Music
21st NovemberMusic Lounge

4:30pm-5:30pm Music with U3A

Join us in the music lounge for some music from U3A.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Live Music
21st NovemberMusic Lounge

7pm-8pm Live Music with Edmund Jeffrey

Join us in the Music Lounge for an evening of live music.

Activities at Fonthill House Mosaics
22nd NovemberArt Room

10:30am-11:45am Mosaics with Audrey

Join us in the Art Room to master the skill of mosaics.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Gentle Exercise
22nd NovemberSitting Room 2

2:30pm-3:30pm Yoga with Celia

Join Celia in Sitting Room 2 for a gentle afternoon workout.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Poetry and Prose
22nd NovemberSitting Room 2

4pm-5pm Poetry & Prose with Jenny

Join Jenny in Sitting Room 2 for an afternoon of soothing poetry.

Activities at Fonthill House The Book Shop
22nd NovemberCinema Room

7pm-9pm Film Night – The Book Shop

England 1959. In a small East Anglian town, Florence Green decides, against polite but ruthless local opposition, to open a bookshop.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Gentle Exercise
23rd NovemberSitting Room 2

10:30am-11:45am Gentle Exercise with Sam

Join Sam in Sitting Room 2 for a gentle morning workout.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Vanity Fair
23rd NovemberCinema Room

3pm-4pm Vanity Fair Ep7

An adaptation of the 1848 novel by William Makepeace Thackeray.

Activities at Fonthill House Christmas Lights
23rd NovemberExcursion

3:30pm-4:30pm Christmas Lights Country Drive

Take a trip out into the countryside of view some of the festive lights.

Activities at Fonthill House We're the Millers
23rd NovemberCinema Room

7pm-9pm Film Night – We’re the Millers

A veteran pot dealer creates a fake family as part of his plan to move a huge shipment of weed into the U.S. from Mexico.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Poirot
24th NovemberCinema Room

11am-12pm Agatha Christie’s Poirot

From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Fawlty Towers
24th NovemberCinema Room

2pm-2:30pm Fawlty Towers S2 Ep4

Hotel owner Basil Fawlty’s incompetence, short fuse, and arrogance form a combination that ensures accidents and trouble are never far away.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Carpet Bowls
24th NovemberCinema Room

3:30pm-4:30pm Carpet Bowls

Join us in the Cinema Room for an afternoon of carpet bowls.

Activities at Fonthill House A Little Chaos
24th NovemberCinema Room

7pm-9pm Film Night – A Little Chaos

Two talented landscape artists become romantically entangled while building a garden in King Louis XIV’s palace at Versailles.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Mr Selfridge
25th NovemberCinema Room

11am-12pm Mr Selfridge

Centres on the real-life story of the flamboyant and visionary American founder of Selfridge’s, London’s department store.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Delicious
25th NovemberCinema Room

2pm-3pm Delicious S2 Ep4

A drama series about food, love and infidelity in Cornwall.

Activities at Fonthill House Care Home Carpet Bowls
25th NovemberCinema Room

3:30pm-4:30pm Carpet Bowls

Join us in the Cinema Room for an afternoon of carpet bowls.

Activities at Fonthill House Hyde Park on Hudson
25th NovemberCinema Room

7pm-8:30pm Film Night – Hyde Park on Hudson

The story of the love affair between FDR and his distant cousin Margaret “Daisy” Suckley, centered around the weekend in 1939 when the King and Queen of the United Kingdom visited upstate New York.