The Maltings offers a large programme of regular sessions for children and adults, from pottery classes to yoga or acrobatics. For the full programme please see the workshop section under the What’s On calender here.
Blood Donors – National Blood Service
Do something amazing and donate blood. For information on regular sessions contact the box office on 01252 745444 or visit www.blood.co.uk
Join the Book Group every third Tuesday, 8pm-10pm. Check our whereabouts on the whiteboard in reception or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Cellar Bar Blues
Regular gigs held on Thursdays, organised by Boogaloo Promotions. See diary for details. Contact Monica Madgwick on 01252 793430 or visit www.boogaloopromotions.com
Farnham Afternoon Bridge Club
Rubber bridge played on Wednesdays (except first Wed of month),1.45pm–4.30pm. New Members welcome. Contact Eileen Besgrove, Membership Secretary on 01252 718019.
The Arts Society Farnham
Entertaining illustrated lectures monthly on the third Tuesday at 10.30am. For further details contact the Membership Secretary on 07918 883515 or Farnham@theartssociety.org
Farnham Maltings Creative Writing
A diverse group of writers, ‘Writing for Fun!’ We meet to share thoughts and hone skills on Tuesdays in term-time, 7.30pm–9.30pm. Besides enjoying ourselves the evening is free! For more information contact Andy Low at AndyLow@fbn.co.uk or by calling 07802 366 797. See more details on the Farnham Writers’ Facebook group
NEW: Farnham Speakers Club
Farnham Speakers Club is your local Toastmasters International-affiliated club (if you live in the Farnham area). If you’re looking for a friendly club to improve your public speaking and presentation skills, then look no further. Meet twice a month every 2nd and 4th Monday, from 7.30pm – 9.30pm. Follow or message on Twitter, Instagram and/or Facebook for updates. Twitter: @FhamSpeakClub / Instagram: @FhamSpeakClub / Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/farnhamspeakers/.
Full Circle Vocal Group
An exciting choir for people to come and sing for fun in a relaxed environment, but still with the aim to progress and perform. Meet some great local people, all here because they love to sing! Wednesdays (during term time), 10-12 sessions per term, 7.30pm–9.30pm. £45 per term to cover room hire only. For more information: email@example.com / www.fcvg.co.uk
Follow the trend for knitting, come and join a friendly mixed ability group of knitters who meet weekly (Wednesdays 8pm-10pm) to relax, knit and chat in the Riverside Café Bar. Contact Marion Nicholson on 01252 343137 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Maltings Monthly Market
Our Monthly Market takes place on the first Saturday of the month. For more information see page 70. Contact the box office on 01252 745444 or at email@example.com
A friendly knitting and crochet drop-in for people of all ages and all abilities. Meet in the foyer on the second & fourth Tuesdays of the month, 10.30am-12.30pm. Free (suggested donation £1 for refreshments). This is part of the Maltings’ Arts & Health programme. Contact box office or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Practical Philosophy Course
Wed 24 September – Wed 03 December; weekly on Wednesdays during term-time
7.30pm–9.45pm · £80 Garden Gallery, Museum of Farnham
Philosophy means the love of wisdom. Our course is intended to show how philosophy may help us enjoy richer, less stressful and more useful lives. This opening session considers these aims further, and introduces simple exercises in mindfulness and the application of wisdom which can be practiced in daily life.
Adult Contemporary Dance
£5.50 per session
Led by Rachel Palmer, Programme Director of The Dance Movement, the class is informed by her training in contemporary dance techniques. Classes involve foot and leg exercises, centre, floor and contact work and the use of weight to instigate movement.
For more details visit www.thedancemovement.co.uk or contact email@example.com.
Adult Dance Classes – De Meric School of Dance
Daytime and evening classes for adults in tap, ballet and jazz fit. 10 weekly classes per term. Contact Mrs Whitfield on 01483 813348or email firstname.lastname@example.org
www.demericdance.co.uk Twitter: @DemericDance
Busylizzy Family Club at the Museum of Farnham
and Farnham Maltings
Classes take place daily – visit the Busylizzy website for timetable and to book www.busylizzy.co.uk
Busylizzy is an award winning family club offering fabulous fitness classes, inspirational talks and a varied timetable of baby/toddler activities in beautiful Surrey venues. Over 20 classes a week are now taking place at the Museums’ Garden Gallery and The Maltings Monday to Friday for new mums and their children under 4 years. From Disco Dudes & Divas dance, to Mummy & Baby Yoga, Baby Music, Baby Signing, Baby Massage, Pilates and much more… Visit www.busylizzyfarnham.co.uk for timetables and bookings.
FMHH – Farnham Maltings Hip Hop
Juniors (8+): 4.30pm–5.30pm
Seniors (12+): 5.30pm–6.30pm
£70 per term
03 Jan – 21 March (excl. half term)
The Dance Movement teach a variety of Street Dance styles, classes include social funk and hip hop grooves, poppin’ techniques and break dance. Students gain confidence, co-ordination and look pretty fly on the dance floor. For more details visit www.thedancemovement.co.uk or contact email@example.com
Youth Contemporary Dance
£70 per term
Contemporary follows a similar technique to ballet but allows for a lot more creativity and freedom. Classes involve foot and leg exercises, centre, floor and contact work. Students learn taught dance sequences and also develop their own choreographic skills, as well as having the opportunity to perform. For ages 12+. For more information visit www.thedancemovement.co.uk or contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Jo Jingles Music
Various times during term, am and early pm: 45 min age-specific classes
Offers babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers an introduction to the joys of singing, playing instruments, moving and dancing in an enjoyable and safe environment. Suitable for ages 3 months – 4+ years. We now offer a new family class for mixed ages on Fridays at 9.30am, which is suitable for ages 2 and under. Booking is essential. Contact via www.jojingles.com/farnham
4pm–5pm & 5pm–6pm
Perform’s drama, dance and singing weekly workshops are a fun-packed mix of confidence-building games, energetic dances and catchy songs exclusively for 4–8 year olds. Best of all, the children will be having so much fun they won’t notice how much they are improving their confidence and social skills along the way. For a free trial session contact 0845 400 4000 or email@example.com. More information at www.perform.org.uk
De Meric School of Dance
In term time
10 week terms
De Meric School of Dance offers classes at Farnham Maltings and around Farnham specialising in ballet, street dance, modern theatre dance and tap. Suitable for children of 2.5+ years. Contact Mrs. Whitfield on 01483 813348 www.demericdance.co.uk Twitter: @DemericDance