What's on at the centre

You can download or print a copy of this months What's On flyer here

Community Conversation Dinner - NEW!

Pay As You Feel communal meal for the local people of Woodhouse to share our ideas on how to make an even more rewarding community. For more info or to RSVP contact tabitha@oblong.org.uk

Thursday 27th April 2017 6-8pm

Capoeira club - NEW!

Capoeira is an afro Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics, music and self defence. Full rate: £8, reduced rates available. Contact 07584 391 255 for more info. 

Every Monday 19.00 - 20.00


Oblong April Social - Thursday 20th, 12-1:30pm 

Come join Volunteers, Staff, Tenants and Community Members for a very tasty FREE lunch! Served from 12-1:30pm and homemade for everyone by one of our talented volunteers. If you are a budding chef or just would like to help out cooking for others in your community centre then get in touch. 

Everyone welcome, bring a friend!

This month we will be asking volunteers some questions about their experiences volunteering with Oblong so we can get some useful information to apply for funding to continue our great volunteer projects. 

NCT Antenatal course - NEW!

Antenatal courses and workshops to prepare for birth and your new life as a parent; exploring both the practical and emotional aspects most relevant to you.

Multiple groups on various days, contact 0300 330 0700 for more info.


Origami for Beginners

New Origami course - meet new people and learn a new skill. Free, drop in class, just turn up and try it out.

Every Wednesday 13.30 - 14.30 


Mindfulness Meditation


Mindfulness classes focussing on stress reduction and pain management. Meditation exploring practises such as the breath anchor, body scan, self nurturing practises and formless awareness, heart exploration and heart centric emotional intelligence practises. Please book your place by contacting Steve at steve.hart@leeds-mindfulness.uk or 0799 9218450 

Every Wednesday 19.15 - 20.30

Leeds Community Clothing Exchange

Refresh your wardrobe and recycle your clothes! Bring up to 20 items of
unwanted clothes to swap. Café with curries and cakes. £3 entry.

Saturday 29th April 12.00 - 16.00

ESOL classes (English for Speakers of Other Languages)

Want to improve your English? Our ESOL classes are FREE and open to all, just drop in!

Every Wednesday 18.00 - 20.00 and every Friday 11:30am-1pm


Leeds Zen Group

Zazen is silent, seated, objectless meditation. Contact John on 07946 476471 to find out more.
First session is free, then £5 / £3 per session.

Monday 19.00 - 20.30, Thursday 18.30 - 20.00 & Saturday 9.00 - 10.30

Basic IT classes 

Free drop in class offering support in setting up email accounts,
browsing the internet and basic IT skills.

Every Monday 10.30 - 12.30



Yoga with Krissy

Course of Yoga classes run by WEA and free for those on means-tested benefits. For more information or to book please contact krissybonner@gmail.com or call 07825305005.
Beginners Yoga: Wednesdays 9.30 - 11.30

Continuing Yoga: Thursdays 9.30 - 11.30

Krav Maga (Self Defence) Class

Improve your fitness and have fun at the same time! Learn practical self defence techniques, no previous experience required. Learn how to defend yourself in real world situations, not just the classroom! Taught in a friendly training environment, with professional KMG (Krav Maga Global) Instructors from the Hagana Academy.
10% membership discount available for students and families.
For booking and further details please see hagana.co.uk or phone 078 900 48 791

Every Wednesday 19:30 – 21:15

After School club

W Childcare Learning Centre - 'Working holistically, to make a difference today for generations to come.'
After school club for 5 -15 year olds. Tuition, trips, games, free play, crafts, meals and more.
OFSTED registered. Contact Amendeep on 07790684852 for more information, or to book.

Monday to Friday; term time 15.00 - 19.00, holidays 11.00 - 15.00

Homeopathy Classes

Workshops run by WEA, free to people receiving benefits.

Continuing class Monday 9.45 - 11.45
Introductory class Wednesday 9.45 - 11.45


Leeds Violin School

Suitable for all ages and abilities, teachers are fully trained and we have 100% exam pass rate.
Further details at www.leedsviolinschool.co.uk

Monday to Friday 15.00 - 21.00


Caring Together

Activities and services for local older people; socials, exercise, craft
groups and more.
Contact 0113 243 0298 / info@caringtogether.org.uk for more info