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Women’s Groups

One Stop Shop

Time: 09:00:00

Wednesday mornings 9.00-11.00 (crèche available) Come along to our One Stop Shop for a healthy brunch, cup of tea and a natter! Get information about getting back into work or education; what courses are available in the area; health & lifestyle advice; help with form filling & benefits advice; volunteering opportunities etc. All sessions are relaxed, informal and very welcoming. All women over the age of 16 are welcome. Come along to meet other women in your community, build your confidence and make new friends. Our timetable does change, especially during school holidays so please see the latest timetable for further information.

Women’s Gardening

Time: 09:30:00

Currently meets Tuesday mornings 9.30-11.30am Come along to this relaxed and informal session and learn all about growing your own healthy organic fruit & vegetables and flowers in our community garden in Elswick Park. This is a great opportunity to develop your gardening skills as well as feeling healthier working in the great outdoors! There are also opportunities to get involved with Edible Elswick events on local estates and in the park. The food we grow is used in our Cookery sessions for healthy recipes. All sessions are relaxed, informal and very welcoming. Come along to meet other women in your community, learn new skills, build your confidence and make new friends. Our timetable does change, especially during school holidays so please see the latest timetable for further information.

Knit & Natter

Time: 11:00:00

Wednesday mornings 11.00-12.00 (no crèche but children welcome) Stay on after the brunch to learn & improve your knitting skills. Learn how to read patterns and create clothes for yourself and family!

Friday Cookery

Time: 09:30:00

Women’s Mixed Cookery Friday 9.30-11.30am for women aged 16+ I am the community cook and supervise the women’s cookery session where women come along and taste food from different countries, bring your own recipes and cook in our fantastic new kitchen, meet new friends and have refreshments, free crèche always available.

Women\'s IT Club

Time: 09:00:00

Learn how to use a computer!