COVID 19 UPDATE 20.3.2020
Sadly, all our regular events are on hold at the moment. Please keep checking back here for news as the circumstances change.
We have lots of regular events that happen week in, week out. All these events are booked by the organisers. Full information for each event is available in the entrance lobby.
9.30-10.15 Marsden Meditation with Nancy Nudds.
£6/session, starting 4th November 2019.
This morning meditation class is suitable for all – beginners and seasoned meditators alike.
Facilitated by Nancy Nudds, a Certified Meditation Teacher.
You can choose to sit on a chair, on a cushion or lay down whichever meditation position suits you most. Please bring a cushion or blanket should you decide to sit or lay on the floor.
14.00-15.00 Chair Yoga with Lesley Warner.
Open to people age 6 and up. £4/session
19.30-21.30 Marsden History Group (2nd of month)
Meeting room (Hall for speakers)
www.marsdenhistory.co.uk for more information
10.00-11.00 YOGA CLASS
We are pleased to have popular local yoga teacher, Wendy Wild at the Mechanics
Her class is for people aiming to stretch, develop their balance, mobility and focus and relax. She works with people of all ages, but her practice is particularly gentle, healthy and safe, based on Dru Yoga – suitable for those recovering from pregnancy, illness and accidents.
Comfortable clothing is advised, and if you have a roll mat, please bring it. There are a small number available to borrow.
Wendy is qualified as a Dru Yoga teacher, and is also a qualified holistic therapist. If you have any issues you wish to discuss with Wendy before attending, please call her on 07708 901681.
All abilities, all ages, all sexes welcome. Sessions £7 per person, payable on the day.
10.00-12.00 Art Classes with Audrey Erbany
Call 07935 275583 for more information.
13.00-15.30 Tea Dance
£3 per session to include tea and biscuits.
18.00-19.30 Hatha Yoga with Lesley Warner
£7 per session.
18.00-20.00 Calligraphy with Toni
Small meeting room
Come along and join our 4 week calligraphy course for beginners!
This workshop is perfect for anyone that wants a couple of hours fun, learning how to create beautiful handwriting in the traditional style using a nib and ink.
Each session will start at 6.00 tea/coffee, biscuits and a catch up. Lessons will start at 6.30 promptly.
We will start with tips on how to use a traditional nib and ink and general maintenance of your nib. We will then move on to some warm up strokes to teach you the basic formation used to create your letters.
Finally moving on to put together your favourite positive saying or quote on a beautiful background to take home. You do not need to have neat handwriting or any previous experience to be able to access this course. You will still be able to create your own beautiful masterpieces.
Week One: Formation of lowercase letters
Week Two: formation of upper case letters
Week Three: Writing Words
Week Four: Creating a piece of writing
There are many benefits to calligraphy such as: mindfulness, creativity, positive thinking and wellbeing.
£70 for the 4 week course.
To sign up, and for more information,
contact Toni firstname.lastname@example.org
14.00-16.00 Art Class with Fran White
£5 /£3.50 concessions
19.00-20.30 Iyengar Yoga with Amanda Whitehead
07508 816861 for more details
19.30-21.30 Write Out Loud Poetry Group (3rd of month)
10.00-12.00 Friend to Friend (2nd and 4th of month)
14.00-16.00 Fun and Games
A chance to play ping pong, dominoes, chess, scrabble, card games, browse the newspaper, and chat to others, whilst having a tea or coffee and biscuits. All for just £3 per person.
20.00-23.00 The Backstep Boogie club
www.backstepboogie.co.uk for more information
09.00-11.00 Sewing Class with Sew Moore
11.00-13.00 Sewing Class with Sew Moore
Booking required @ www.sewmooresewing.co.uk
COVID19 UPDATE 20.3.2020
Many of our events have been postponed. We will try to keep this website up to date. Please keep checking back for news.
The Mechanics has events all year-round.
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The Mechanics Hall has a variety of spaces that are available for hire. Hosting an event? Planning a renunion? Running a workshop?
We have the space for you.