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NEW STOVE!

We now have a beautiful new stove in the downstairs workshop. Many, many thanks to Kenny and Ian from K & I Paterson Ltd. Brian Paterson work with them on the installation – a truly Paterson family team effort!

CAROLS AT THE SHED

Aboyne & District Men’s Shed are planning a CAROL SING at the new Community Shed on Sunday 19th December at 3.30pm. The format will be:- A small choir will lead 30 minutes of carols, a cappella Venue will be at the Community Shed, standing outside. The invitation is to anybody and everybody, to stand and listen, joining in singing if you want to Anyone who is a choir singer and wants to join our carol …

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LATEST NEWS DECEMBER 2021

It seems the potential for the Men’s Shed to take on commissions is spreading. A call to help a very sad Coo with broken horns and a weathered look came via messenger one day a while ago. The lady asked if we could fix her broken horns. On arrival Gordon said “it was clear this wonderfully carved Coo needed full restoration” and here she is before and now. Pleased to help and the donation is appreciated.

LATEST NEWS NOVEMBER 2021

Well, we didn’t win SMSA Scottish Men’s shed of the Year – we came fourth. However, considering we have only been open a few months, and also that we were up against sheds serving much larger towns, and therefore with more potential voters, I think we can be proud of having come fourth out of over 130 active Scottish sheds. It also shows how supportive our local community are of what we have achieved and …

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LATEST UPDATE OCTOBER 2021

SCOTTISH SHED OF THE YEAR – WE NEED YOUR VOTE!!Aboyne Men’s Shed are delighted to have been shortlisted as one of the top five finalists for SMSA Scottish Men’s Shed of the year 2021. The public vote is now open until midnight on Sunday 17th October 2021.So, please, please use the link below to vote for us. Do it now so you don’t forget!!…..and ask all your friends to do the same! Thanks in advance. …

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LATEST UPDATE AUGUST 2021

The Aboyne & District Men’s Shed Trustees are delighted to announce that the new Aboyne and Mid Deeside Community Shed is complete and the Council have approved the Completion Certificate. Following a meeting with our Main Contractor AJC, we can confirm that the Aboyne and District Men’s Shed is now owner of the building enabling us to complete occupancy arrangements. While awaiting final completion acceptance we had operated under a temporary occupation certificate from the …

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