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We host a variety of artistic and community themed regular activities, for the young, senior and in-between. Some information about what we have on offer is provided below. If you would like further information or would like to join in, please get in touch with the given contact. If no contact details are shown please CONTACT US or just pop along to the next meeting.

  • Monday

    • Spanish Conversation (U3A)

      Why not join our small friendly group and spend an hour with us weekly at 10.00 am developing your Spanish conversation. For more information please ring the Convenor on 01969 624223.

    • Tai Chi

      Gentle sets of exercises based on martial arts principles, bringing proven health benefits. There are three, 1 hour classes to choose from, starting at 11am, 12:30pm and 6pm. The classes are led by Jennifer Fitzgerald, held during term-time only and subject to the lifting of social distancing restrictions. See JENNIFER'S BROCHURE HERE for more information.

    • Ukulele Group (U3A)

      We are a happy learning group who play for enjoyment and meet weekly at 2pm. The ukulele is a fun instrument and is reasonably easy to learn. We can lend you a ukulele to see if you like it! For more information, please ring the Convenor on 01969 623798.

  • Tuesday

    • Lunch & Chat Club

      A place for people to have a two-course lunch followed by coffee and a chat in a friendly atmosphere, every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month, from 12:30pm to 2. Price £4.50. COVID-19 restrictions are strictly observed so please call us to book your place, contact details at the bottom of this page.

    • Tuesday Club

      A social get together with occasional activities, every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month, from 1pm to 4. Light refreshments on arrival and ending with a cup of tea and cake. Price £5. If you will be attending for the first time you must book in advance by phone or email, see contact details at the bottom of this page.

  • Wednesday

    • Walking Group

      The group meets every Wednesday in the Centre's car park, ready to set off promptly at 10am. All of the walks are circular, between 3 and 5 miles and follow well-established footpaths. £2 per person - sorry no dogs.

      See THIS NEWS ARTICLE

    • Book Club

      We meet on the second Wednesday of each month from 2.30 to 3:30 pm, re-starting on the 9th of June. Why not join this friendly group, just £1.50 per get together.

      2021 Book Choices:

      June - The Midnight Library [ Matt Haig ]
      July - The Confession [ Jessie Burton ]
      August - Hamnet [ Maggie Farrell ]
      September - The Pull of the Stars [ Emma Donoghue ]
      October - 10 minutes 38 seconds in this strange world [ Elif Shafak ]

    • Slimming World

      This is your time to shine and to get your dreams back on track. If you’d love to lose weight and feel healthier and happier, you’ll find everything you need at Slimming World. Slimming World's highly effective approach to weight loss is empowering and enabling. Our support – online and in group – is based on a deep understanding of how you feel and a passionate desire to help you achieve your personal weight loss goals – and maintain them for life!

      Call 07879559336 or visit slimmingworld.com.

    • Hatha Yoga with Balance Sound Therapy

      An accessible yoga practice to rebalance the nervous system, nourish the body and calm the mind. Initially, a 6 week course for beginners (£45, starting 19th May) and then open to all from 30th June (£8 per class). Weekly, starting 19th May, 7:15 - 8:30pm.
      Contact Mike for more info etc.
      Email: mike@balancestay.com
      Mobile: 07982 104144
      Website: www.balancesoundandyoga.com

  • Thursday

    • Little Mints - Active fun for Under 5’s

      Something new for Mothers and Children. Enjoy energetic fun session with lots of songs, rhymes, play and stories. A fantastic opportunity to make new friends and support your little ones' learning and development through fun and creative activities. There are two sessions:

      Baby & Me Club at 10am, and

      Song Rhyme Story Time at 1pm

      Due to COVID-19 restrictions booking essential, so please contact the organiser, see her website www.littlemints.co.uk for details.

    • Portrait Painters Group

      The group meet weekly at 10.30am to 12.30 pm. Total membership is about 10 but for the time being attendance is limited to 5 painters per session, plus 1 sitter.

      Sitters always welcome and will be paid £15 per session.

      If you would like to join or be a sitter please contact Ed Hullah by email: edhullah@hotmail.co.uk

  • Friday

    • Drawing and Painting Group (U3A)

      The group meet weekly at 2pm to 4pm. We simply just do our own thing with our artistic endeavours interspersed with lively discussion on a range of subjects. Due to COVID-19 restrictions it is essential that you contact the Convenor on 01969 625022.

  • Saturday

    • Janet Seymour's School of Theatre Dance

      The very popular School of Theatre Dance returns on 17th of April and continues weekly.

      For further details and to register a place, please contact Janet Seymour LRAD - 01748 884677 or 07971 282566 - Website: swaledaledance

  • Sunday

    • None

      The Centre is closed on a Sunday