What's on at the centre

 

Current Groups

All of these activities are FREE unless otherwise stated.

Mondays

10.00-4.00 IT Suite open 
10-12 The Present - 6 week programme for woman, starting 10th June. Contact lucy@oblong.org.uk to register. 
19.30 Tango Class: Beginners. £10 per class. Learn more here 
20.30 Tango Class: Improvers. £10 per class. Learn more here. 
10.00-3.00 Baskeball Camp (12-16 yrs) email milly@oblong.org.uk to register
 

Tuesdays

10.00 - 12.00 Breakfast Club - self-service continental breakfast 
12.00 - 2.00 SEVA Lunch Club; Pay What You Feel lunch club
10.00 - 4.00 IT Suite open

Wednesdays

9.15-10.45 Kinds Stay & Play

10.00-12.00 Breakfast Club - self-service continental breakfast 

11.00 - 1.00 Home Schooling Adventures 

12.00 - 2.00 SEVA Lunch Club: Pay What You Feel lunch club 
10.00-12.00 Basketball Clinics  Email: milly@oblong.org.uk to register
10.00 - 4.00 IT Suite Open 
18.00-19.00 Tai Chi class with International Daoist Society: Sign up here 

Thursdays

10.30 - 11.30 ESOL - English for Speakers of Other Languages 
12.00-01.00 Herbal Retreat - From 25th July
1.00 - 3.00 Craft2Gether
10.00 - 4.00 IT Suite open 

Coming Soon

Saturday August 3rd 12-4 
Family Fun Day + Summer Fundraiser! 

Face painting, cake stall, food van, Eritrean coffee, plant stall, vegan food, children's crafts and multi-cultural fashion show! 

Come and join us for a fun day out in the sun this summer & help us raise funds for the centre at the same time. 

FREE, but stalls will charge. 
 

Coming Soon 

Summer Holiday Basketball Camp & Clinics

22nd July 10.00-3.00 Basketball Camp, for ages 12-16 
31st July, 7th August, 14th & 21st August 10.00-12.00 - Basketball Clinic, for ages 12-16 


Volunteer & Residents Community Forum 

29th July, 12.30-2.30. Your support can make a difference! 

To connect, build and empower the local community. Contact Milly or just drop in. milly@oblongleeds.org.uk


ESOL English for speakers of other Languages

Thursdays 10.30-11.30. 
There will be no ESOL on 4th or 11th of July due to volunteer holidays & Polling Day. It will start again on the 18th July. 
 

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

More info: info@oblong.org.uk


Herbal Retreat

A seven week course. Learn new ways to relax and balance the chakras with related Affirmations, Herbal Teas and Essential Oils. 

12-1pm Thursdays, starting on July 25th. 

Including Summer Retreat Event - September 5th 11am-2pm. 

Contact Milly for more information. Milly@oblongleeds.org.uk


Give yourself - The Present 

Starting Monday June 10th

A FREE 6- week programme for women using simple bodywork from yoga and kung fu to help you feel safe and at ease in your own body. 

Safe space - women together - self defence techniques - discussions - confidential group work - gentle movement and breath work. 

To register, contact lucy@oblongleeds.org.uk or phone 0113 2459610. 

 

 


 

 

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

 


 

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. 

Self-service continental breakfast served from 10-12 on Tuesdays & Wednesdays 

 

 


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. £3.50 Entry, all gender items accepted. Bring up to 20 items of adult clothing, shoes and accessories. 1 item = 1 credit, no kids clothes, swimwear, underwear, or jewellery. 

Drop in, no need to book. Community Clothing Exchange is now taking a summer break and will return on Saturday 28th September. 

linktr.ee/leedscommunityclothingexchange 

 

 


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