The Common Room Norwich

We are a group of motivated people who meet up regularly to discuss and run events for the benefit of the community making St Laurence's Church into a community space.

Join us and become a member on http://www.thecommonroom.so/ !


WHO WILL LIKE THE COMMON ROOM?

Great ideas, projects and enterprises seldom originate from a single person working in isolation.

For stimulation, enthusiasm and collaboration we need to work in an environment full of people, ideas, learning, conversation ... And lots of cups of tea.

The Common Room could be just such a space.

If you are a …

LOCAL SHOPKEEPER OR START UP BUSINESS

Innovate your business model, start a collective project, integrate more social benefit, grow local loyalty and connectedness.
Selling musical instruments? Host a Trade School lesson teaching more people to play.

Selling vintage clothes? Start the Sewing Room and help create a whole town of fashion designers and recyclers.

GROWER OF PLANTS, NETWORKS AND IDEAS

Plant for a local harvest, nurture relationships with meals at the long table, test ideas in the greenhouse meeting space.


YOUNG PERSON LOOKING FOR INSPIRATION AND ENTERPRISE KNOWHOW

Join or start a project, come to a discussion, ask questions, try teaching something, and explore what interests you.



FREELANCER OR HOME-BASED WORKER

Get out and seek inspiration and conversation, set a regular time for a tea break, pop in to check your emails, club together and buy the A3 printer you've always wanted!



RETIRED, BUT FULL OF ENERGY AND IDEAS

Start a new project with new friends. Share your experience in building, sewing, cooking, writing...



MAKER, DESIGNER, CRAFTER, ARTIST OR FIXER
Drop by to use equipment, prototype your ideas, tinker with repairs and bring electrics back to life.



PARENT LOOKING AFTER YOUNG CHILDREN

Create some precious time to develop your ideas with others, pop on the kettle and chat while the children use the play area. Include your kids in a new type of dynamic and creative community as they grow...
Contact: The Common Room