What's on at the centre


Current Groups

All of these activities are FREE unless otherwise stated.


10.30-12.00 Gardening Club 
11.00-12.00 Women's Gentle Exercise
10.00-4.00 IT Suite open 



10.00 - 12.00 Breakfast Club
12.00 - 2.00 SEVA Lunch Club; Pay What You Feel lunch club
10.00 - 4.00 IT Suite open
5.30-6.30 Woodhouse Film Club. Starts 27th Feb



10.00-12.00 Breakfast Club
11.00 - 1.00 Home Schooling Adventures 
12.00 - 2.00 SEVA Lunch Club: Pay What You Feel lunch club
1.00-3.00 Intuitive Art. Starts March the 6th 
10.00 - 4.00 IT Suite Open 
6.00-7.00 Leeds Mindful Men. Starts 21st Feb 



10.30 - 11.30 ESOL - English for Speakers of Other Languages
11.30 - 12.30 English Language Interactive
12.00 - 2.00 Headspace Group (Email Lucy@oblong.org.uk)
1.00 - 3.00 Simple Cooking 
10.00 - 4.00 IT Suite open 
12:00 - 2:00 -Community Table Top Sale

Women's Gentle Exercise 

Mondays 11-12 at the centre, starting Monday 12th February. 
Come and join a gentle exercise group in a safe environment. Women only. 

Leeds Mindful Men

Resilience, Physical Activity, Learn new skills, giving. 
Mindfulness, personal development, relationships 
Confidence building, self esteem, mental health 

Every Wednesday 6.30-7.30pm.

Coming soon: Woodhouse Film Club 

10-week course for all things film: acting, camera lessons, and cinema club. 
Tuesdays 5.30 - 6.30pm starting Tuesday 27th Feb. 

Chuck Us A Chair! 

We want to make Woodhouse Community Centre a more welcoming and comfortable place by replacing our old chairs. You can help by donating to our 'GoFundMe' Sponsor a Chair appeal. Any amount you can give will help. Donate here. 


Intuitive Art 

Multi-sensory guided art sessions featuring drawing, sound and poetry. Open to all, no artistic skill necessary. Come and see what you create! 

Wednesdays 1-3 pm, Starting March 6th for 10 weeks. 


English Language Interactive 

Connect, learn and explore together. Join our English language interactive and embark on a linguistic journey filled with fun, connection and personal growth. 

Thursdays 11.30-12.30 from January 11th until March 7th. Email milly@oblong.org.uk for more info. 


ESOL English for speakers of other Languages & Conversation Cafe

Thursdays  10.30-11.30, with Culture Club Conversation Cafe afterwards at 11.45-12.45

All levels welcome to our ESOL conversation cafe!  Come along and practice your English, have a cup of tea and make new friends.

Last class on 7th December, starts again 11th January 2024. 

More info: info@oblong.org.uk




Simple Cooking 

Elevate your cooking skills by learning how to make simple dishes with our centre chefs. Then enjoy tasting and sharing your creations. 

Thursdays 1-3pm. 

Woodhouse Gardening Collective

Every Monday 10.30 am starting on January 8th. 
Gardening and permaculture community group. 

For more info, email nick@oblongleeds.org.uk






Thriving Together Volunteering

Thriving Together is a project supporting local people to start their own groups and projects for other local people in Little London, Woodhouse & Hyde Park.
More info available here.

If you are living within Woodhouse, Hyde Park or Little London and want to volunteer - we would love to hear from you.



Email thrivingtogether@oblongleeds.org.uk

or Call 0113 2459610 and ask to speak to Milly or Nick

IT Volunteer wanted! 

We need people with working knowledge of PCs, printers and photocopiers to help people who visit our IT Suit use the internet, print off documents, and use email. 

Meet people, use your skills, and help your local community! 

If you have computer skills and are interested in using them to give others a bit of basic help, contact Sarah sarah@oblongleeds.org.uk 


Seva Lunch Club

Tuesdays & Wednesdays 12 noon - 2pm

A 'Pay What You Can' restaurant run by local people, for local people to come together & eat together.

Anybody can come, no need to book. 




IT Suite 

Open Monday - Thursday 10am - 4pm

Excluding bank holidays

Free to use

We have PCs, printer, phones & scanner / photocopier.



Leeds Community Clothing Exchange

Refresh your wardrobe and recycle your clothes! Bring up to 20 items of
unwanted clothes to swap.

On the fourth Saturday of every month. Next event on Saturday 24th February 2024. 
Drop in, no need to book. £3.50 per person to attend. 




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