Shelley Jones

01423 521667

Harrogate Games Fest: Saturday, February 16 nine-11 year-olds; Sunday, February 17 12-16 year-olds. Prizes are for each of the five games, X Box Fifa 13, X Box Just Dance, Wii Bowling, Wii Mario Kart, PS3 Guitar Hero. Prizes are 1st - £30, 2nd - £20, 3rd - £10. Raffle drawn throughout the day with a star prize drawn after the finals. You have to be there to collect the prizes. Banner and cap workshops running throughout the day. For more information, contact Simon Kirk on, call into Trax or contact Sara Atkins on 07791 787199.

Harrogate Beading Group: Harrogate Beading Group meet every other Monday from 11.30am -2.30pm at the Youth Centre, off Penny Pot Lane in Harrogate. The beading group welcome anyone interest in learning or extending their knowledge of beading. We are a group of mixed abilities, but always willing to help anyone new to the craft. If you would be interested in coming along to our meetings please call 01423 526572 or email for more information.

Saltergate Brownies: we would welcome any girls between the age of seven to 10 who would like to make new friends, enjoy crafts and take part in outdoor adventures. Brownies are part of Girlguiding UK and offer a safe girl only environment for new experiences and fun. We have plans for a visit to Harrogate Fire Station while doing our fire safety badge, as well as fun outings to local attractions. If you would like more information on our unit, please email nidderdaleguiding or telephone 01423526571.

Jennyfield Styan Community Centre

50+ Social Group: we invite you along to the community centre each Tuesday afternoon from 2-4pm, term time only. All new members are welcome. Sessions include a variety of talks, fun and games, arts and crafts. Refreshments available £2 per session, £8 annual membership.

Lunch Club: runs every Tuesday lunchtime during term time at noon at a cost of £4 for a two course hot meal, with the opportunity to stay on for the 50+ social session in the afternoon. If you are interested in having lunch, please call Shelley on 01423 521667 and book your place, everyone is welcome. All dietary needs catered for.

Carpet Bowls: the session runs every Monday morning and is currently being well attended. If you are interested in having a go, sessions run weekly from 10.30am-noon at a cost of £1.50, refreshments are included. Carpet bowls is a great form of exercise and a good way of socialising with people in the community. For more information call the centre on 01423 521667.

Zumba Gold: Tuesdays 6-7pm and Friday 3.30-4.30pm. Gold has the same party feel of regular Zumba but the moves are gentler. If you are aged 55+ and you love to dance to Latin music, this class is for you, because it focuses on your abilities and not your physical limitations. For more information contact Sadie Davy on 07904 958028 or email 

Zumba Fitness: Tuesdays 7-8pm. An exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow, Latin-inspired, calorie-burning dance fitness-party that’s moving millions of people toward joy and health. Suitable for any level of fitness, all ages, sizes and sexes. Booking required, contact Sadie Davy on 07904 958028 or email sadie@move2exercise

Pilates: Come along and improve your posture and flexibility and help protect your back with the pilates movement. All ages and level of fitness are welcome. The sessions are held every Tuesday Evening from 8.15-9.15pm. For further details contact Elizabeth Botwright on 07904 640399.

Activ8 Junior Club: Wednesday night during term time from 6.30-8.30pm for ages eight-12 years. It is a great opportunity for kids to let off some steam after school and get involved with sporting activities, games, arts and crafts and generally just have some fun. For further details please contact Shelley or Rebecca at the Centre on 01423 521667.

AK Karate, Family Karate And Fitness: Saturdays 9.30-10.30am and 10-.30-11.30am. Suitable for ages five and above. Get fit and learn self-defence, builds self- confidence and fitness. For more info on this or other classes contact Mr Baker on 07852 131880. First class free.

Stay & Play Toddler Group, Friday 9.30-11.30am (term time only) £1 per child, includes tea, coffee, snack and drink. A relaxed and friendly parent/carer and baby/toddler group, big hall with soft play shapes, ride-on/push along toys and a good variety of other toys, baby area and toys, art and craft, singing time and snack and drink! Come along and join us for a fun Friday morning! Call Cherry on 07909 914686.

Rugbytots: Tuesdays 9.-11.30am, ages two to five years. The first of its kind; a specifically designed play programme using the multiple skills of rugby to create a fun and enjoyable environment, whilst developing basic core motor skills. For further information or to book, please either call 0845 3136708 or email or check out the website

Yoga: come along and find out how yoga can improve flexibility, balance, breathing and reduce stress. Suitable for all ages and abilities. Thursdays 2-3pm. For more information, please contact Jean Johnson on 07910 711691.

Do you have an activity you would like to hold at the centre?: We have space available during the day and early evening, a lounge area suitable for holding meetings or small activities, or a sports hall suitable for any type of sporting or energetic activity. We also have an internet accessible computer suite which is available for hire. We are also available for children’s party bookings on Saturdays and Sundays and provide bouncy castle and soft play equipment for your party. If you are interested in any of the activities mentioned in this newsletter or would like to book a room at any time, then please contact Shelley or Rebecca in the community office on 01423 52166.