Activities Programme

… weekly classes at a glance

Weekly Classes and Activities

 

Monday

Name of Class Time Further Information
Vamonos Spanish 9.00am-9.00pm Vámonos Spanish is a unique platform for learning not only the Spanish language, but also in understanding and appreciating the Spanish culture. We have several programmes to suit the whole family from babies to adults, beginners to advanced!
Piccolo Music (Term Time Only) 9.30am & 10.30am Have a cuppa  and a chat, then sing and giggle with your little one! You only pay for the children and all additional adults are very welcome both for refreshments and to sing along.
Weight Watchers 9.45am
Squiggles n Giggles ‘Story Sacks’ 10.00am–11.00am A magical, imaginative and interactive story-telling session for children, led by an Early Years Worker and suitable for children aged around two years.
engAGE 55+ Scribblers 10.30am A friendly writing group to get people together to write, share stories and memories. It is a creative and social group, often meeting in Café 32 for lunch. If you enjoy ‘words’ and ‘writing’ then Scribblers could be your ideal group.
Zumba Fitness (Gold) 12.00pm-1.00pm Low impact , dance fitness class guaranteed to have you dancing like a diva. Especially for the fabulous fifty plus.
Squiggles n Giggles ‘Baby Creative Play’ 1.30pm-2.30pm Based on a new theme each week, babies can discover, investigate, experiment and learn through play.
Kumon Maths & English 3.30pm-5.30pm Kumon is a unique, daily, self learning study programme for maths and English. Available to all children, all ages, all abilities.
Beginners Yoga 6.00pm-7.00pm General yoga class that will help you to relax and reduce stress through a balance of classic yoga postures, basic breathing practices and relaxation techniques
Metafit 6.30pm-7.00pm 30 minute metabolic workout.
Linskill Bowling Club 6.30pm-8.30pm Indoor lawn style bowling – all levels welcome, all equipment provided.
Tai Chi Chuan 6.30pm-7.30pm
Kerry’s Sun Power Yoga 7.00pm-8.30pm Yoga with Kerry is a fun energising style of yoga. Expect different sequences each week to improve strength and alignment. For all levels from beginner to advanced so pop along anytime to this drop in class.
Linskill Community Choir 7.15pm-8.15pm Non auditioned choir singing a wide range of popular songs for local performances.

Tuesday

Name of Class Time Further Information
Vamonos Spanish  9.00am-9.00pm Vámonos Spanish is a unique platform for learning not only the Spanish language, but also in understanding and appreciating the Spanish culture. We have several programmes to suit the whole family from babies to adults, beginners to advanced!
Slimming World 9.00am
Rhythm Time 9.30am / 10.15am / 11.00am Rhythm Time offers multi-sensory music classes specially designed to help your baby or toddler’s development while having fun with songs, rhymes and instruments. Classes suitable from birth upwards.
Little Dudes 10.30am-11.15am Little Dudes is an active toddler group which is set to upbeat music and is non stop action. Children (and adults) will take part in several fun sporting activities which will build confidence as well as getting the heart rate pumping!
Squiggles n Giggles ‘Baby Social’ 10.30am-12.00pm Suitable for parents and carers with  babies from birth to pre-walking to get together, share experiences, get informal advice and socialise. Activities include sensory toys to stimulate, treasure baskets to encourage curiosity, sensory light toys to stimulate and relax little ones.
engAGE 55+ Page Turners (last Tues of the month) 1.00pm-2.00pm Page Turners is for those who enjoy reading, or would you like to get into reading but not sure which authors to start with. This social book group meet to discuss the previous month’s chosen book: the plot, characters and a surprising range of related topics.
MetaPWR Fitness 6.15pm-6.45pm A trademarked high intensity interval training class using a combination of traditional Metafit body weight exercises and functional kit such as battle ropes, weight bags & medicine balls.
Zumba Fitness 6.30pm-7.30pm A dance fitness party featuring Cha Cha , Salsa , Bollywood , Swing and much more. High energy and great fun.
Ashley Lowe Legs, Bums & Tums 6.30pm
Ashley Lowe Pilates 7.00pm
North Shields Art Society 7.00pm-9.00pm Local amateur artists, watercolour, oil, pastel or acrylic. All levels are welcome, with lots of help on hand.

Wednesday

Name of Class Time Further Information
Vamonos Spanish  9.00am-9.00pm Vámonos Spanish is a unique platform for learning not only the Spanish language, but also in understanding and appreciating the Spanish culture. We have several programmes to suit the whole family from babies to adults, beginners to advanced!
Weight Watchers 10.00am / 5.00pm/ 6.30pm
Squiggles n Giggles ‘Giggle n Groove’ 10.30am-11.30am A weekly vibrant music and movement session with play, singing, dancing and exploring – followed by some time to unwind and relax.
Sessions are suitable for mobile babies to pre-schoolers and parents are encouraged to join in with the fun.
engAGE 55+              – The Woolies  10.00am-12.00pm Woolies is a social group for people who like to knit and crochet. Attendees bring their project along and knit or crochet for a couple of hours, whilst socialising with others.
Kumon Maths & English 3.30pm-5.30pm Kumon is a unique, daily, self learning study programme for maths and English. Available to all children, all ages, all abilities.
Gilholm Campbell School of Dance 4.00pm-6.00pm A long standing family business, aimed at giving our students the ultimate dance experience! Ballet, Tap and Jazz. Classes are at 4pm and 5pm for ages 4 – 17
Fit Steps 6.00pm-6.50pm Fitsteps is the STRICTLY COME DANCING Ballroom and Latin dance fitness programme. Ideal for anyone who loves to dance and keep fit , with or without any previous dance experience (no partner required and please wear trainers,  comfortable workout clothing and bring water).
Kettlebells 6.15pm-6.45pm Thirty minute, low impact class using kettlebells, a strength and cardio workout –  no running or jumping required.
Metafit 6.30pm-7.00pm  30 minute metabolic workout.
Functional Fitness 7.00pm-8.00pm
Bella Ballroom 7.00pm-8.00pm A relaxed sociable dance class for beginners and improvers. Learn the basics and progress each week  as we put together simple routines covering both ballroom and latin american dances including: Waltz, Quickstep, Foxtrot,Tango,  Cha Cha Cha , Jive, Rumba , Samba and more.
Choir For Those That Can’t Sing 7.15pm-8.15pm Love to sing but think you sound like a Walrus ?  No sweat, you are not alone. Come and join our Can’t Sing Gang and let’s make a joyful sound together.

Thursday

Name of Class Time Further Information
Vamonos Spanish  9.00am-9.00pm Vámonos Spanish is a unique platform for learning not only the Spanish language, but also in understanding and appreciating the Spanish culture. We have several programmes to suit the whole family from babies to adults, beginners to advanced!
engAGE 55+                            – Digital Champions 10.00am-12.00pm Digital Champions is a weekly drop-in session for people looking for help getting online, using their laptop, tablet or computer. Registered with Learn My Way this group have both resources and help to improve your digital fitness.
Squiggles n Giggles ‘Toddler Creative Play‘ 10.30am-11.30am Based on a new theme each week, toddlers can discover, investigate, experiment and learn through play. Whether it is creative play indoors or outdoors your child is going to have a great time digging, splashing and generally having fun.
Squiggles n Giggles ‘Sensory Stars’ Playgroup 1.00pm-2.30pm Sessions are held within the Sensory Room where your child will experience and explore fibre optic lights, textures and stimulating play sessions to aid development.
Little Dudes 2.00pm-3.00pm Little Dudes is an active toddler group which is set to upbeat music and is non stop action. Children (and adults) will take part in several fun sporting activities which will build confidence as well as getting the heart rate pumping!
Maths on Track Tuition 4.30pm-6.30pm High quality, personalised maths tuition for 8-16 year olds, delivered by experienced and skilled teachers/tutors in a welcoming and specialised tuition centre.
Slimming World 5.00pm / 6.30pm
Crafts 2 Share 6.00pm-8.30pm
HIIT 6.00pm-6.30pm Thirty minute high intensity interval training which varies each week, including using balls, skipping ropes and body weight exercises.
Linskill Bowling Club 6.30pm-8.00pm Indoor lawn style bowling – all levels welcome, all equipment provided.
Zumba Fitness 6.30pm-7.30pm A dance fitness party featuring Cha Cha , Salsa , Bollywood , Swing and much more. High energy and great fun.
PiYo 7.00pm-8.00pm A mat-based formatted class set to music inspired by yoga and pilates, designed for people who like to sweat and burn calories.

Friday

Name of Class Time Further Information
Vamonos Spanish  9.00am-5.00pm Vámonos Spanish is a unique platform for learning not only the Spanish language, but also in understanding and appreciating the Spanish culture. We have several programmes to suit the whole family from babies to adults, beginners to advanced!
Rebalance Yoga 9.30am-10.30am Slow Flow yoga synchronises movement with the breath at a steady pace, giving you time to make any adjustments for strength, flexibility or balance. Suitable for beginners or experienced alike.
Zumba Fitness (Gold) 10.00am-11.00am Low impact , dance fitness class guaranteed to have you dancing like a diva. Especially for the fabulous fifty plus.
engAGE 55+    – Tai Chi 10.00am-11.00am Meet every week on a Friday with Dave Robinson for a wonderful, relaxing and strength-building session (beginners are welcome).

Saturday

Name of Class Time Further Information
Vamonos Spanish 9.00am-5.00pm Vámonos Spanish is a unique platform for learning not only the Spanish language, but also in understanding and appreciating the Spanish culture. We have several programmes to suit the whole family from babies to adults, beginners to advanced!
Kettlebells 10.00am-10.30am Thirty minute, low impact class using kettlebells, a strength and cardio workout –  no running or jumping required.
Kumon Maths & English 10.00am-12.00pm Kumon is a unique, daily, self learning study programme for maths and English. Available to all children, all ages, all abilities.

Sunday

Name of Class Time Further Information
Rugbytots North East 9.30am-12.00pm A fundamental rugby based play programme for 2-7 year olds – take your child on a journey of imagination and discovery.

Please note:

Squiggles and Giggles classes must be booked in advance
engAGE activities are for people 55+