Pay as You Can Afford Cafe
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
Lunch service 11:00am – 1:30pm
We ask that customers pay what they can afford towards the cost of their meal.
Vinnies’ Free Lunch Service
11am – 1:30pm
You are welcome to join us for a free three course meal and drinks.
Donations towards the cost are still always welcome!
Vinnies’ Value Family Cooking Courses
Arts and Crafts Drop In Session
12pm – 2pm (Term time only)
Free sessions. Drop in and say hello!
Ladies Interest Group
Vinnies Walking Group
From 12.00 midday
Meet at Blackfriars (outside the main entrance).
- Walks will vary
- Meet new friends
- Learn about local History
- Refreshments available
- Dogs Welcome
- For more info contact Rebecca or Lucy: firstname.lastname@example.org – 0191 261 6027 (opt. 1)
Age UK Dance Programme
Age UK runs friendly and welcoming dance and fitness classes for over 50’s. Classes run all year round on a pay as you go basis so pop along and try it.
Sessions provide a great chance to stay fit and active, learn new skills, meet new people and make friends, as well as grow in confidence. With one of the best sprung dance floors in Newcastle, it is the perfect location to learn a new style of dance or take one up again.
Tap Dancing: Monday 9.45-10.15. This is a class for those who can already tap dance. Just turn up and join in! £1.50 per session.
Line Dancing: Monday 10.30-11.30. Wednesday 10.15 – 11.15 adn 11.20 – 12.20. Come along and join our friendly line dancing classes. Not quite sure of the steps? A volunteer will stay with you until you feel confident to join in. Just turn up. £4 per session.
For more information phone 0191 4773559
Monday – Friday
Chilli Studios began in 2004 under the name NAGAS (Newcastle and Gateshead Art Studio) with the aim of providing creative-based services for people with mental health problems. The project promotes social inclusion, encourages social interaction, builds resilience, develops skills and abilities and enables potential.
For more information visit chillistudios.co.uk, call 0191 209 4058 or email email@example.com
Christ’s Mission in the World (CMW)
Sunday Service 2pm – 4pm
Wednesday 6pm – 8pm
A bilingual church group with services in English and French. Services are aimed at anyone who would like to attend.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 07727353321
A therapeutic group for people with disabilities of all kinds, providing expression through music and interactive sessions.
For more information contact Louise on 07852118237
Derek’s Tea Dance
Sequence dancing. A great way to keep fit, meet new friends and maybe even bump into some old ones!
Wednesdays 1pm – 3.30pm. £3.50 per session, including tea, coffee and biscuits.
For everyone who enjoys classical music. This is not highbrow, but mostly classics, played on CD.
The group meets every Wednesday from 1pm – 3pm with a break for tea.
Turn up and pay. £3 per session.
Spring of Life Church
Sunday Service 10am – 1pm
Offer counselling and spiritual support to their congregation
VRM School of Dance: Ballroom & Latin American
Adult Beginners 10 week courses. Easy pace, no pressure. Intermediate classes also available.
Contact Vicki for enrollment details.
Tel: 0191 265 0009 Mobile: 07949009322 email: email@example.com
Meetings held at Blackfriars include
- Women’s Institute monthly meeting
- Newcastle Tenants and Residents Association