What's on at the centre

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Reggaecize with Sarita - Monday 18:00-19:00

New to the UK, Reggaecize is a Caribbean high-impact, aerobic, dance and movement workout, to the rhythm of Reggae and Dancehall music.

£4 per class



Capoeira club

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


Monthly Caribbean Lunch, Tuesday December 12th, 12:30-2pm 

October Oblong Social - we will be serving a lunch, cooked by one of our amazing volunteers. It's a chance to get to meet some other volunteers, staff and centre users in a casual environment. Come along, everyone welcome! 

We will be raising donations for the community centre. We will be serving home cooked Caribbean food with meal deals, take-aways available and tasty pudding. 

Donations accepted but no one will be turned away due to lack of funds



Community Conversations Dinner

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. Decembers meal will be very tasty and home cooked by one of our talented volunteers. 

Thursday December 7th 7-9pm


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


NCT Antenatal course

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 Class

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 


Arts & Crafts Group - Mondays 1-2:30pm 

Weekly group - every Monday 1-2:30pm - beginners welcome.

This group is FREE and materials are provided 



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 November 25th 12-4pm 


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!

Wednesday 18.00 - 19:30 Beginners

Thursday 10am-12:30pm Beginners 

Thursday 18:00-19:30 Intermediate

Friday 11.30am-1pm Mixed Level


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


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