Italian Level 1

Italian class is popular and is a good way to improve your conversational skills and having fun learning new vocabulary on a range of interesting topics.

Stretch and Strengthen

A class designed to stretch and strengthen our muscles, increase flexibility and improve that all important balance. We will work at an easy pace on the floor, sitting and standing so please bring a mat along with you. Ideal for all levels of experience and fitness. We hope to leave you feeling relaxed but energised to enjoy the rest of your day.

Drum Circle

Drum Circle

Wednesday 17th April, Wednesday 22nd May & Wednesday 19th June Everyone is welcome – come along and give it a try (drums are provided for you!) – you don’t have to be a drummer or know what to do, or even have a good sense of rhythm. Rhythm joins...

2 Course Lunch

Every Monday and Wednesday we serve a two course lunch from 12pm – 1.30pm, at The Avenue Club. Cooked by our wonderful chef Marlene. ‘My love of cooking started from a very early age – pre-school, when i used to stand on a stool and help my mother in...

2 Course Lunch

Every Monday and Wednesday here at The Avenue Club we serve a two course lunch from 12pm – 1.30pm. Cooked by our wonderful chef Marlene. ‘My love of cooking started from a very early age – pre-school, when i used to stand on a stool and help my...

IT Clinic

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Zumba

Zumba Tuesdays 10.00 – 10.45am Come along and join this new class. Zumba is fun and keeps you fit at the same time. About the instructor Bryan is a fully qualified Exercise to Music Fitness Instructor, and a fully qualified and registered ZUMBA Instructor. He...

Tai Chi

Tai Chi Quan is an ancient Chinese form of exercise; although originally a martial art, tai chi quan (chuan) is mainly performed today as a form of exercise with many health benefits. It also has links with concepts of Chinese medicine. The exercise uses breathing,...

Bridge

If you’ve played Bridge in the past or are a little rusty and want to improve your skills, come along and join Arnold and his Bridge players on a Thursday afternoon.  

Table Tennis

Come along and join our regular table tennis players on a Friday afternoon – it’s great exercise, fun and sociable! We have 2 tables and players take turns to play against each other – there is no teacher. You are required to wear suitable clothing...

Balance & Agility

We are delighted that Garry is now running 2 Balance & Agility classes – Monday and Fridays. Agility improves flexibility and control which in turn will help the body to maintain proper alignment, posture and balance during movement and prevent injury and...

Strength Training

Stephen has been training members at the Avenue Club for two years and works exclusively with older adults – his clients’ average age is 73, his oldest almost 90! Strength is increasingly seen medically as the most important component to staying active for...

History Lectures

Victorian London: Images and Issues We will use images from Victorian periodicals as starting points for explorations of the social and cultural history of the time. Topics might include: Public health: problems and solutions New technologies: transportation New...

Choir

Our Choir, run by Ian and Margie, is a friendly and lively group. They sing in harmony and mostly arrangements for three parts: Soprano, Alto and ‘The Men’ (We always need more Men!). Music should always be fun. Concentrate, sing well but above all have fun! Ian has...

Art

The art group are all at different stages of their artistic journey. The programme covers different media – drawing, watercolour, acrylics, pastels and printing; different subject matter – such as landscapes, seascapes, still life, portraits, sea, sky and...

Spanish

Marietta’s conversational classes are organised around the level of the students, with the primary aim to enjoy communicating in Spanish, when travelling or speaking to friends. They have a lot of fun with topics of conversation, colloquial vocabulary and some...
Yoga with Caroline

Yoga with Caroline

This is a Hatha yoga (general) class of mixed ability where there will be a focus on balancing the body using the breath to gently mobilise, stretch and improve strength and muscle tone.  It will include relaxation time to facilitate the release of tension in the mind...

Yoga with Barbara

This class is a Hatha yoga class – a floor-based practice suitable for all ages and abilities and is based on breathing exercises, meditation, relaxation, mindfulness and postures to aid the body with these techniques. This helps to balance the body physically...

Walking Group

Dates for 2024 18th January, 15th February, 14th March, 18th April, 16th May, 20th June, 18th July, 15th August, 12th September, 17th October, 14th November & 12th December With a different route each month, Serge designs his walks for all abilities with plenty of...
Ukulele

Ukulele

The sessions with Norman are back at The Club . Our ‘Avenukes’ enjoy their jamming sessions, learning new songs and  practising together on Friday afternoons. For further information, please contact the office. About the teacher Norman started playing guitar when he...