Weekly Classes

… something for everyone

Weekly Classes

 

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!
Baby Ballet 9.15am-10.15am Ballet lessons for little ones, from 6 months to 6 years. The magical dance classes for children follow five key stages so that your little one gets the opportunity to learn to dance with children of a similar age. All of the ballet lessons are linked to the Early Years Foundation standards. For a 3 week trial please click here.
Weight Watchers 9.45am A friendly drop in weight loss group.
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.
Squiggles N Giggles ‘Story Sacks’ 10.30pm-11.30pm A creative craft session based upon a different children’s story each week. Suitable for 2 years+ (baby siblings welcome)
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 ‘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.
Sign Language Practice 1.00pm-3.00pm For signers of all levels and abilities to learn and share signs in a relaxed atmosphere without the worry of a formal sign language assessment.
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
Kettlebells 6.00pm-6.30pm Thirty minute, low impact class using kettlebells, a strength and cardio workout –  no running or jumping required.
Signed Singing 6.00pm-7.30pm A group for all ages and abilities that sign and sing songs to live music. No previous signing or singing experience is necessary. Performance opportunities are arranged throughout the year.
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 Tai Chi – all levels welcome
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 Join us on Tuesday mornings at 9am or Thursday evenings at 5 & 7pm and learn to Lose weight without hunger. At Slimming World we want you to be happy with your weight – not just now, but for life.  For more info call Lisa or just come along 07707 322 663. You’ll always find a warm & friendly welcome when you step through our door.
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.
Tots Play

10.30am – 11.10am

11.20am – 12.10pm

Do you have a tot between birth and 3 years old? Are you looking for a fun and interactive class to allow you and your little one to spend special time together? Would you like to meet other parents? Our unique, multi-activity programme offers: infant massage, infant sign language, infant yoga, music and movement, sensory play, relaxed and friendly environment
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 A friendly meet up over a cuppa for parents/carers of our youngest Squigglets. Suitable from birth to pre-walker
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 6.15pm-6.45pmA 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 Using resistance bands to tone the full body, especially ‘trouble’ spots like legs, bums and tums All abilities welcome!
Ashley Lowe Pilates 7.00pm Core strength, floor exercise class.
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 A friendly drop in weight loss group.
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.
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 Circuits exercise class
The Duke of Edinburgh Award 7.00pm-8.30pm The DofE is the world’s leading youth achievement award, giving millions of 14 to 24-year-olds the opportunity to be the very best they can be
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 ‘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!
Slimming World 5.00pm / 7.00pm Join us on Tuesday mornings at 9am or Thursday evenings at 5 & 7pm and learn to Lose weight without hunger. At Slimming World we want you to be happy with your weight – not just now, but for life.  For more info call Lisa or just come along 07707 322 663. You’ll always find a warm & friendly welcome when you step through our door.
Crafts 2 Share 6.00pm-8.30pm A variety of crafts, a friendly drop in group.
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.
POUND 7.00pm-8.00pm Rockout. Workout. Instead of listening to music, you become the music in this exhilarating full-body workout that combines cardio, conditioning, and strength training with yoga and pilates-inspired movements. The class uses weighted drumsticks which will be provided. £6 per class or block of 6 classes £35.Book at www.bookwhen.com/wildbirdfitness or email info@wildbirdfitness.com for more information 
PiYO 8.00pm-9.00pm Stretch. Sculpt. Sweat. PiYO is a really fun class set to music. It combines the strength training—and body lengthening aspects of Pilates with the core training and stretching elements of yoga to create a fabulous workout experience. £6 per class or block of 6 classes £35. Book at www.bookwhen.com/wildbirdfitness or email info@wildbirdfitness.com for more information

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.
Play Days (Last Friday of the month) 9.30am-3.00pm Drop in Bouncy Castle & Soft Play Fun! Art & Craft tables with a baby corner too! (Suitable for under 5’s)
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!
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.
Bella Ballroom 2.00pm-3.00pm 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.
Paint and Sip Art Classes 2.30pm-4.30pm A fun filled 90 min to 2 hr Art Paint Class for Beginners and painters of all levels. Enjoy a choice of drinks and snack, even a glass of wine during one of our two-hour classes. We’ll provide the glasses, canvases, and paintbrushes, music and more and an expert local artist guide you through the evening, stroke-by-stroke.

Please note:

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