Regular activities & classes

Advance booking is advised; please contact the organiser (details below) for further details and prices.

MONDAYS

Baby Sensory Class (1 hr classes):
(Main Hall)
Developmental classes for babies from birth to 13 months
9.40, 11.00, 12.30, 14.00
From 8 Jan
Gleanna Oland
07790 759333
york@babysensory.co.uk
www.babysensory.com

Karen Winship's Art Classes:
(Art Room)
10.00 - 12.00 Drawing and Painting
19.00 - 21.00 Drawing and Painting
8 Jan - 19 Mar (not 12 Feb)
Guitar Classes - Adult Intermediate:
(Meeting Room)
For people who have some experience, but want to progress further. To cover a range of styles and techniques, and music reading. Please bring your own instrument.
£10 per 1.5 hour session payable in blocks of 5 sessions.
18.30 - 20.00
From 8 Jan
Iyengar Yoga - introductory class:
(Main Hall)
Yoga practice both relaxes and energises the mind and body, and brings vitality, flexibility and mental calm
18.00 - 19.15
8 Jan - 19 Mar (not 12 Feb)
Yoga with William:
(Main Hall)
Practical, no nonsense hatha yoga. We focus on body, breath and mind to help bring a sense of calm and perspective into your life. Suitable for all ages from 18 - 108. Start now; Invest in your life.
19.30 - 21.00
8 Jan - 19 Mar
William Cullum
07894 305329
william.cullum1@btinternet.com

TUESDAYS


Karen Winship's Art Classes:
(Art Room)
13.00 - 15.00 Drawing and Painting
9 Jan - 20 Mar (not 13 Feb)
French Classes:
(Meeting Room)
Do you have a basic knowledge of French and want to improve?
Come along to our new class taught by an experienced native speaker
13.30 – 15.30
Guillaume
07969846444
info@french2englishservices.com
Dance Café run by the Alzheimer's Society:
(Main Hall)
All welcome, whether you want to dance or just enjoy the music.
Staff & volunteers available to provide information & support for people affected by dementia.
13.45 - 15.30; 2nd Tuesday of the month.
Guitar Classes - Adult Beginner:
(Meeting Room)
For people new to playing the guitar. To cover a range of styles, learning chords, note reading, and songs. Please bring your own instrument.
£10 per 1.5 hour session payable in blocks of 5 sessions.
18.30 - 20.00
From 9 Jan
Puppy & Dog Training:
(Main Hall)
2 x 6-week courses
Tutor: Belinda Melvin (Dip. CABT)
18.30 - 20.30
Starts 9 Jan & 20 Feb 
Pottery Class:
(Art Room)
19.00 - 21.00
From 9 Jan
Emily Stubbs
07789 246724
emilystubbsceramics@googlemail.com
Yorkshire Rose Academy of Dance:
(Main Hall)
Zumba® Kids, Jr
A super fun high energy class packed with kid-friendly routines, games, activities and cultural exploration elements.
15:45 - 16:30 (4-6yrs)
From 9 Jan
Kerry Whitfield
07891 004890
info@yrad.co.uk
www.yrad.co.uk

WEDNESDAYS

Nikki MacLeod Exercise Class:
(Main Hall)
A friendly exercise group. Pay as you go, so no problem if you miss a week.
All abilities welcome. Combined aerobic workout with circuit style exercises so you can work at your own pace.
£4 per session.
9:15 - 10:15
Starting 10 Jan
Nikki MacLeod
07903934238
GEM Lunches:
(Main Hall)
2 course lunch & socialising for over 50s. Funded by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation.
12.00 - 14.00
Elfkins and Spritelets:
(Art Room)
Storytelling, Craft, and Imaginative Play for Younglings (3-4)
There's movement in the magical woods. The elfkins and spritelets are gathering - perhaps to share tales, perhaps to make mischief. Come and join them on their action packed, picture book journey!
13.15 - 14.15 (booking essential)
Relax Kids:
(Art Room)
Teaching relaxation techniques and building self esteem for children in a fun way!
Little Stars (3-4 years): 14.45 – 15.15
Magical Adventures (5-7 years): 15.30 - 16.30
From 31 Jan
Iyengar Yoga - general class:
(Main Hall)
For people who have already done at least a year of Iyengar yoga.
18.00 - 19.30
10 Jan - 21 Mar (Not 14 Feb)

Nunnery Area Residents Association:
(Art Room)
All residents welcome; access via Cygnet Street
18.00 - 19.30
17 Jan & 15 Nov
Tammy Hullis
nunneryra@gmail.com
The Yoga Academy:
(Main Hall)
Mixed session for intermediate and advanced yoga students
19.45 - 21.15
Hayley del Sanderson
07813 209240
hayleydel@hotmail.com
www.theyogaacademy.co.uk

THURSDAYS

Kidslingo - French & Spanish for kids (18mths-4yrs):
(Art Room)
Award-Winning fun, interactive & multi-sensory language classes for children. First class is FREE. Siblings & childminders welcome (discount available).
9.30 - Spanish
10.15 - French
(term time)
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Iyengar Yoga - Gentle and Introductory level:
(Main Hall)
For anyone new to Iyengar yoga, or who has an injury or disabling condition, or who wants to consolidate initial learning.
11.30 - 12.45
11 Jan - 22 Mar (not 15 Feb)
French Classes:
(Meeting Room)
Do you have a basic knowledge of French and want to improve?
Come along to our new class taught by an experienced native speaker
13.30 – 15.30
From 11 Jan
Guillaume
07969846444
info@french2englishservices.com
Clare's Kitchen
(Art Room)
A cookery club for primary age children. A team of little chefs plan, prepare, and cook their own evening meal, before dining together. All ingredients, utensils, aprons, and chef's hats are provided. £12 per session.
15.30 – 17.30
Clare Halliday
97813 182216
Yorkshire Rose Academy of Dance:
(Main Hall)
Tap & Modern: basic style, steps, & rhythm. Ballet: emphasising a strong technical foundation
15.45 - 16.30 Primary Tap & Modern (age 5+)
16.30 - 17.30 Grade 1 Tap & Modern (age 7+)
17.30 - 18.30 Grade 2 Modern (age 9+)
18.30 - 19.30 Grade 4 Ballet (age 10+)
19.30 - 19.15 Beginners Pointe work (age 11+)
20:15 - 21:15 Grade 8 Ballet (age 12+)
11 Jan - 22 Mar (not 15 Feb)
Kerry Whitfield
07891 004890
info@yrad.co.uk
www.yrad.co.uk

FRIDAYS

Baby Ballet – pre-school dance:
(Main Hall)
9.45 - 10.20: Tinies (18 months - 3 years)
10.30 - 11.05: Movers (3 & 4 year olds)
11:15 - 11:50: Movers/Groovers
12 Jan - 23 Mar (not 16 Feb)
Jane Herbert
07702 965932
york@babyballet.co.uk
www.babyballet.co.uk
Wellbeing Café:
(Main Hall)
A group for people living with dementia, their carers, family and friends.
13.00 - 15.00
Every Friday
Bible Study Group – The Hope Church:
(Art Room)
19.30 - 20.30
Every Friday
Dave Crookes
07970 974187
david.crookes@btopenworld.com
Yorkshire Rose Academy of Dance:
(Main Hall)
Contemporary Dance: Learning release, fall and recovery, direction changes, isolations, core strengthening, connecting with the floor and improvisation.
16:05 - 16:55 Junior Contemporary (age 7+)
17:00 - 18:00 Intermediate Contemporary (age 11+)
From 12 Jan
Kerry Whitfield
07891 004890
info@yrad.co.uk
www.yrad.co.uk
South Bank Community Cinema:
(Main Hall)
19.30 - 23.00
(alternate Fridays)
Local History Group:
A series of talks on the local area.
19.30
Starting Jan 26

SATURDAYS

Art Workshops for Adults
18 November 13.00 - 15.00: Botanical Art. Ink pen.
2 December 13.00 - 15.00: Landscapes in Watercolour.
9 December 13.00 - 15.00: Portraiture Drawing. Pencil.
6 January 13.00 - 15.00: Botanical Art. Mixed Media.
20 January 13.00 - 15.00: Animal Drawing. Ink Pen.
3 February 13.00 - 15.00: Landscape. Mixed Media.
17 February 13.00 - 15.00: Surreal Portrait Drawing. Pencil.
3 March 13.00 - 15.00: Botanical Art. Ink Pen.
17 March 13.00 - 15.00: Animal Drawing. Ink Pen.
£15 per lesson.
All materials included.

SUNDAYS

Sunday Worship - The Hope Church:
10.30 - 12.30
Dave Crookes
07970 974187
david.crookes@btopenworld.com
Public ceilidh open to everybody:
(Main Hall)
Suitable for first-timers and hardened ceilidh-goers alike. Age, experience and number of left feet are all immaterial!
All dances are fully explained and called for beginners.
Doors open at 1:45 for dancing to begin at 2pm
£5 each or £3 for under 12s accompanied by an adult.
21 Jan, 18 Feb, and 18 Mar
Interactive Service:
(Main Hall)
York Evangelical Church
Free monthly event open to all, with a short talk about Jesus, time for quetions & free refreshments.
17.00 - 18.00
7 Jan, 4 Feb, 4 Mar, 1 Apr
Neil Hulse
07958 777247
neil@yec.org.uk
www.yec.org.uk
Voice of the Drum:
(Main Hall)
Community hand drumming: make music with friends; make friends with music; play for charities. Open to people of all ages.
19.00 - 21.00
(not every Sunday). Call Marilyn or Steve to discuss experience and expectations.
Marilyn Crawshaw
01904 702060
Steve Hill
01132 523205
marilyn.crawshaw@btopenworld.com