What’s on

Tell us what you’d like to see at Citizens House! More activities and events are being added all the time and we welcome enquiries from tutors and organisers – email bookings@citizenshouseconsett.org.uk


REGULAR GROUPS, CLASSES & ACTIVITIES

MONDAY
Support Group 11.00 am – 12.00 noon, weekly (not bank holidays) 
This is an informal volunteer-led support group for people living with a chronic illness, chronic pain, or an auto-immune condition. Come along and have a cuppa, a chat, a moan, or just listen in a friendly setting. Just give Elaine a call on 07722 889958, or message Elaine Divers on Facebook to find out more.

Keep Moving – Exercise for Everybody 11.00 am – 11.50 am, weekly from 3 June
Contact Paul Grey at Keep Moving CIC on 07533 852 510

Oasis for Life Café 12.00 noon – 2.00 pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
The Café is having a trial run week commencing 20 May and they’re looking for customers! Opening times vary each week during the trial run period. Oasis for life is run by the learners, volunteers and staff at Learning for Life.


TUESDAY
Swingfit dance fitness, 11.00 am – 12.00 noon, weekly for 6 weeks from 4 June 
The Launch Party class on 4 June is free! Call Joanne on 07983 755010.

Oasis for Life Café 12.00 noon – 2.00 pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
The Café is having a trial run week commencing 20 May and they’re looking for customers! Opening times vary each week during the trial run period. Oasis for life is run by the learners, volunteers and staff at Learning for Life.

Forget-me-not Friends, 2.00 pm – 3.30 pm, monthly  2nd Tuesday
Dementia support group. Call Jennifer on 01207 500602.

Relax Kids Explorer Adventure course 4.30 pm – 5.30 pm, weekly, June 4 – 2 July
5 week Explorer Adventure course suitable for all primary school age children, run by Emma Jenkins.  The Relax Kids 7 step system of relaxation is unique and loved by children. The sessions encourage creative thinking, respecting the opinions of others and the development of listening and speaking skills. Relax Kids classes help to support children’s mental and emotional well-being: helping to increase their self- awareness and resilience. Classes can also improve sleep, focus and concentration.


WEDNESDAY

Keep Moving – Exercise for Everybody 12.00 noon – 12.50 pm, weekly from 5 June
Contact Paul Grey at Keep Moving CIC on 07533 852 510


THURSDAY
Lotus Integral Yoga 11.00 am – 12.30 pm, weekly
Tutor: Sonya Wilks. Suitable for all levels. Call Sonya on 07976 439498.

Oasis for Life Café VOTING DAY EXTENDED HOURS!! Open 9.00 am – 3.30 pm
Oasis for life is run by learners, volunteers and staff at Learning for Life.

Yoga with Jacqui Gunnion 7.00 pm – 8.30 pm, weekly
Tutor Jacqui is a British Wheel of Yoga Teacher with over 10 years of teaching experience. Her classes are suitable for everyone  from absolute beginners to people who already have a regular practice. See Jacqui Gunnion Yoga Facebook page, call her on  07759990047 or  email jgunnion@btinternet.com.


FRIDAY
Oasis for Life Café 12.00 noon – 2.00 pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
The Café is having a trial run week commencing 20 May and they’re looking for customers! Opening times vary each week during the trial run period. Oasis for life is run by the learners, volunteers and staff at Learning for Life.

Al-anon family group 7.00 pm – 9.00 pm, weekly
Please contact John on 07718 762321


SATURDAY 
Consett Craft Collective Craft & Gift market 11.00 am – 2.00 pm, monthly 2nd Saturday, starting 8 June. Check out the Facebook link, please share & invite! This is an exciting vibrant market showcasing local arts, crafts and gifts. Bakery and refreshments. Free entry.


Coming up:

Consett and District Photographic Society– meets weekly at Citizens House from September 2019. Call David on 07546 588871.

Consett and Vale of Derwent Field Club – meets every month at Citizens House from November 2019. Call Jean on 01207 501989.


ONE-OFF ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS

Calligraphy Taster workshop Saturday 1 June, 10.00 am – 3.00 pm

No experience needed, all materials provided – just £7 for the whole day including tea & coffee (you just need to bring a packed lunch). Places are limited so booking is essential. Email bookings@citizenshouseconsett.org.uk or call 01207 297243. ALMOST FULL!!

Silk Painting Taster Workshop Saturday 8 June, 10.00 am – 1.00 pm

No experience needed – your tutor Suna will provide all the guidance and inspiration you need. All materials provided – just £9 for the whole day including tea & coffee. Places are limited so booking is essential. Email sunarobinson@yahoo.co.uk or call Suna on 07452 813162

Citizens House Open Day Saturday 22 June, 11.00 am – 3.00 pm
Details to follow!