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Recreational Activities, Clubs & Groups

Adult Craft Groups

The Adult Craft Group meets the 1st Wednesday of every month, 10.30am – 12.30.
This is a FREE group, sometimes a donation for art materials is required.
Come along and try out a number of different craft projects, everyone welcome.

 

  • 01271 862 388
  • Ilfracombe Library
    The Candar
    Ilfracombe
    Devon
    EX34 9DS

Age Concern Day Opportunities

Age Concern provides day opportunities in order to support older people and their carers to maintain as independent and as full a life as possible. Mondays – 2.00pm to 4.00pm – …

Age Concern provides day opportunities in order to support older people and their carers to maintain as independent and as full a life as possible.

  • Mondays – 2.00pm to 4.00pm – The Rainbow Club
    Meeting venue – The Community Room, 1 Litchdon Street Barnstaple
  • The 3rd Wednesday of every month – 2.00pm – 4.00pm – The Library Club
    Meeting venue – Henry Williamson Room, of the Barnstaple library. Guest speaker raffle and refreshments.
  • Tuesdays & Fridays – 10.00am – 12 noon – Morning ‘Pop In’
    Information and signposting with coffee and scones. Occasional lunches arranged.

 

Aikedo

Aikedo is a Japanese martial art which focuses not on punching or kicking opponents, but rather on using their own energy to gain control of them or to throw them away from you. It is not a static art, but places great emphasis on motion and the dynamics of movement.
Classes are available for children and adults at the Slade Community Centre at the following times:
Mondays: Adults 7.30 – 9.30pm
Saturdays: Children 9.30am – 11am; Adults 11am – 12.30pm

 

  • Vision Centre
    Slade
    Ilfracombe
    EX34 8LF

Area of Outstanding Beauty (AONB)

The North Devon Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is a stunning coastal area which is nationally protected for the beauty of its landscape. It is at the heart of North Devon’s UNESCO Biosphere Reserve  and covers 171 km sq of the coastal landscape from Marsland Mouth on the Cornish border to Combe Martin on the boundary of Exmoor National Park.

 

 

Art Classes

Local artist Ian Hudson can offer art classes for people of all abilities at:

  • Manor Hall, Berrynarbor, Thurdays 10-12.30 (10 week term £70).
  • North Devon Yacht Club in Instow Mondays 10.30am – 12.30 (10 wk term £70)
  • North Devon Yacht Club in Instow Mondays 2pm – 4pm (10 wk term £70)
  • North Devon Yacht Club in Instow Tuesdays 10am-1pm (10wk term £90)

Mixed ability groups, everyone welcome. Learn how to paint in watercolours. Life Drawing classes also available.

 

Beaver Scouts

Beaver Scouts are young boys and girls usually aged between six and eight years old. They belong to the first and youngest section in the scouting family.  Their colony is a friendly and active place for your child to join – they get up to all sorts of things, including day visits, sleepovers, arts and crafts, exploring the outdoors and much more!

 

Belle’s Place

Belle’s Place, formerly known as The Real McCaf, is a safe and friendly environment for young people to meet and socialise. Run by qualified and experienced youth workers who offer advice, …

Belle’s Place, formerly known as The Real McCaf, is a safe and friendly environment for young people to meet and socialise.
Run by qualified and experienced youth workers who offer advice, support, guidance and information on a wide range of areas affecting young people. With access to other agencies and the wider community.
All young people from the school year 7 are warmly welcomed to come and check us out.
We offer a range of activities and facilities along with our chilled café:

  • Games consoles
  • Art and crafts
  • Dance
  • Internet access
  • Cooking
  • Life skills
  • Games/ sports
  • Pool table
  • Make-up/hair

Or just come in to chat to your friends!

Bingo

Come along and meet other people with a chance to win £60 for a full house, teas and coffee’s available.
Every Tuesday hall open at 6.30pm, eyes down 7.45pm.
Minimum £5 entry with 3 books and flyers, Max £9 for entry, 6 books and flyers.

 

 

  • Vision Community Centre
    Slade
    Ilfracombe
    EX34 8LF