User Groups

We are hosts to a number of regular user groups. If you’d like to join one of these groups, please find the contact details below.

And if you’d like to join this list and become a regular user with your own group, call us on 01926 855205 or email us on enquiries@thekenilworthcentre.com.

DDMix

Contact: Alison Earnshaw

Telephone: 07429491744

Email: siellershaw@aol.com

Website: www.diversedancemix.com

About the group

Tuesday 7.00 - 8.00 pm

Diverse Dance Mix - Dance fitness exercise. Experience a new, fun, full body workout created by Darcey Bussell. Based on a range of over 25 different dance styles, with easy to follow steps, DDMIX provides a full body work out which is fun, entertaining and stimulates the body and mind. With short routines and easy to follow steps DDMIX is suitable for all ages! No dance experience necessary - just enthusiasm and a pair of trainers to come and have some fun! Both adult and parent and child classes running.

All year unless notified

Zumba Gold

Contact: Nicola Biffitt

Telephone: O7766 181 514

Email: nic.briffitt@btinternet.com

About the group

Monday 11.30 - 12.30 pm and Thursday 9.30 am - 10.30 am

This is a fun low impact dance fitness class suitable for the mature participant, the beginner and all those looking for a lower impact fitness class. There is no need to book, just turn up in relaxed clothing and soft supportive shoes.

All year

ILEAP Marketability, Big Chill Saturday Club and Bingo Club

Contact: Peter Bazeley

Telephone: 01789 260644

Email: ileapcharity@icloud.com

Website: www.ileap.co.uk

About the group

Tuesday's and Thursday's 9.30 - 3.30 pm (Marketability)
Friday's 10.00 - 12.30 (Marketability)

Community based leisure opportunities for people with additional needs. ILEAP members generally have a mild/moderate learning disability. ILEAP also has a Big Chill Monthly Saturday Club for young people with Additional Needs, aged 12-25 years, and the ILEAP Monthly Bingo Club for people with Additional Needs, aged 12 years and over.

Term time only

Inspiration Pilates

Contact: Deborah Thomas

Telephone: O7976977247

Email: inspirationpilates@yahoo.co.uk

About the group

Monday's, Tuesday's 09.30 - 10.30
Friday's 10.00 - 11.00 am

Physiotherapist lead Pilates classes, day time classes for adults. These classes help improve flexibility, posture, core strength & stability, relaxation & body awareness. Please call or email to check availability or for more info.

Term time only

Johnsons Family Karate

Contact: Jagjit Sihota

Telephone: 07967000027

Email: jags1881@gmail.com

About the group

Wednesday's 5 pm - 6 pm and Sunday's 2 pm - 3 pm

Adults and children aged over 6 welcome.

All year

Goju-Ryu Karate-Do Hoei-Juku

Contact: Brian Hinchliffe

Telephone: 07980 631443

Email: b.d.h@live.co.uk

Website: www.hoeijuku.com

About the group

Friday's 7.00 pm - 9.00 pm

Children 10+, adults and families

Term time

Monkey Music

Contact: Claire

Telephone: 01789 720289 / 07771641712

Email: stratforduponavon@monkeymusic.co.uk

Website: www.monkeymusic.co.uk

About the group

Thursday's 10.00 - 11.30 am

Pre-school music and movement classes for babies and toddlers up to school age. A 4 stage curriculum for each stage of your little ones musical journey. Rock’n’Roll from 3 months, Heigh Ho for toddlers from 1-2 years, Jiggety Jig for children from 2–3 years and Ding Dong for our clever preschool children. Classes taught by musicians and performers to pass on our love of music and belief in the power of music for children’s all round development.

Term time only

Phys-ogue

Contact: Bernadette Fogarty

Telephone: O7952565002

Email: bernadette@physogue.co.uk

Website: www.phys-ogue.co.uk

About the group

Wednesday's 6.30 - 7.45 pm

Pre & Postnatal Fitness. "Expectations" is a midwife led antenatal fitness class held at the Centre on a Wednesday evening. A very sociable way to prepare physically for birth. Phys-ogue is also the provider of postnatal "Wheelie Fit Mums" groups. See website for full details.

All year

Rhythm Time

Contact: Rachel Turner

Telephone: 07469186042

Email: rachelrtime@gmail.com

Website: www.rhythmtime.net

About the group

Tuesday's 9.30 am Toddler (13 mth - 3 yrs), 10.10 am Baby

Rhythm Time provides quality and fun music classes with a trained teacher and her assistant with a maximum of 15 children in the class. First class is free.

Term-time only.

Sally Evans Photography

Contact: Sally Evans

Telephone: 07876593664

Email: contact@sallyevansphoto.co.uk

Website: www.sallyevansphotgraphy.co.uk

About the group

2nd and 4th Wednesday each month

Family portraits, corporate photos, newborn, wedding tuition etc.

Sounds Hounds

Contact: Nicky Brunt

Telephone: 07855706122

Email: info@soundshounds.co.uk

Website: www.soundshounds.co.uk

About the group

Tuesday's 6.30 and 7.30 pm Puppy training.
Thursday's 6.30 and 7.30 pm Older dog training.
Sunday's 09.30 - 12.30 pm

Dog training for puppies and older dogs. Sound Hounds runs puppy training classes on Tuesdays. All classes follow the Kennel Club good citizen scheme and use positive motivational training techniques. Classes are taught in a fun relaxed atmosphere making it an enjoyable experience for you and your dog. Sound Hounds runs classes for older dogs on Thursdays from 6.30 pm.

All year

Teapot

Contact: Liz Hield

Telephone: 01926 856869

Email: liz-hield@hotmail.co.uk

About the group

Friday's 10.30 - 11.30 am

Drop in for tea or coffee and a chat with other Senior Citizens.

Weight Watchers

Contact:

Telephone: 08456070679

Email: mohare@weight-watchers.co.uk

Website: weightwatchers.co.uk

About the group

Saturday's from 9.30 - 11.30 am

All year

The Whiteman Dance Academy

Contact: Sharyn Hastings

Telephone: 07721579174

Email: sharyn.hastings@me.com

Website: www.thewhitemandanceacademy.com

About the group

Monday's 4.00 - 9.00 pm, Thursday's 4.00 - 8.30 pm, Saturday's 9.00 - 2.30 pm

Love to dance and sing then we would love to have you. Classes every week. Ballet, tap, modern, gym, freestyle, musical theatre, boys streetdance.

Mondays: Ballet-from 3yrs old (Busy Feet Ballet) working through the grades to Professional qualifications. Tap-From Tiny Tappers (3+) up through the grades to G5. Professional tuition.

Saturday: Freestyle-This works on the commercial side of dance, using current music and moves. Musical Theatre - Learning all about theatre, Dance, drama and singing. Private Lessons.

Term Time

Alan Ranger Photography

Contact: Alan Ranger

Telephone: 0781 701 7994

Email: info@alanranger.com

Website: www.alanranger.com

About the group

Thursday's 6.45 – 9.15 pm. Contact Alan for date of classes

Photography Evening Classes – Beginners to Advanced, Camera Operation, Photo Editing and Composition. Learn to make better photos with an award winning professional qualified photographer. Tuition, Commercial, Portraits, Fine Art Prints.

Liza Diva TONERSIZE - The Revolutionary Fitness Class For All Levels

Contact: LIza

Telephone: 07403964063

Email: lizamacias@hotmail.co.uk

Website: https://www.facebook.com/search/top/?q=liza%20diva%20tonersize

About the group

Friday's 11.30 - 12.30 pm

A discount price of just £5.00 per session. Call Liza today on 07403 964 063 to reserve a chair and avoid disappointment!

All year

Dyslexia Midlands

Contact: Holly Swinton

Telephone: 01926 735519

Email: hollyswinton@hotmail.co.uk

About the group

A Kenilworth-based support group for people living with dyslexia.

Clickertastic

Contact: Ruby Welsford

Telephone: 07480096996

Email: betsyboowelsford@gmail.com

Website: http://www.clickertastic.co.uk/

About the group

Monday 1.00 - 2.00 pm, Saturday 4.30 - 5.30 Advanced, 5.30 - 6.30 Improvers, 6.30 - 7.30 Beginners, 7.30-8.30 Puppies

Kind, effective hands-off dog training

All year

Slimming World

Contact:

Telephone:

Website: http://www.slimmingworld.co.uk/joining-a-group/nearest-group-details.aspx?classcode=qJx//uetLSo

About the group

Tuesdays 5:30 and 7:30 pm

Healthy eating, active lifestyle and weight loss classes

Walking for Health

Contact: Clive Reynolds

Telephone: 07966 371732

Email: clivelynn7@gmail.com

Website: https://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/content/abbey-fields- kenilworth

About the group

Every Friday 12.30-1.00 pm, guided walk leaving from Abbey Medical Centre, followed by refreshments and chat in the Kenilworth Centre 1.00-2.00 pm

We have both a brisk 30 minute walk, or a shorter less strenuous walk for those who prefer
it. Both are available every Friday - you choose when you come along.

Floristry with Susan

Contact: Susan O'Neill

Telephone: 07977618756

Email: floristrywithsusan@gmail.com

About the group

September Programme:
Week 1 - 27th September - - Arrangement Design –All Round Vase Arrangement
Week 2 - 4th October- Design--Hand tied Design – Tied posy
Week 3 - 18th October- Design--Funeral Design - Posy
Week 4 - 1st November--Wedding Design- Rose Buttonhole & Carnation Buttonhole
Week 5 - 15th November – Seasonal Design- Table Candle Arrangement

Course cost options
All inclusive (including flowers) = £148
Sundries but supplying your own flowers = £85

Specialist Design Night 29th November
Christmas Door Wreath
Cost £37.50

Places are to be booked and paid for by 8th September.

Bump2baby Reality

Contact: Helen

Telephone: 07960 323874

Email: helen@bump2babyreality.co.uk

Website: www.bump2babyreality.co.uk

About the group

Bump2baby Reality care, prepare and support you from pregnancy through to early parenting. We offer a free early pregnancy class, antenatal courses, hypnobirthing, pregnancy yoga, Just4dads sessions, a weekly coffee morning, Baby First Aid, Placenta Encapsulation and much more.

Classes run all year all dates, times and locations are listed on our website

Total Yoga

Contact: Beth Winsor

Telephone: 07376799603

Email: bethcwinsor@gmail.com

About the group

Wednesday 9.30 - 10.30 am

Total Yoga is a yoga program which develops flexibility, trains strength and encourages mindfulness. Different styles of yoga - hatha, vinyasa and power - are used alternately for a varied experience each session. Beth, who has 4 years of yoga study and training in India, is bringing this traditional practise with a modern twist to Kenilworth.

Term time only

U3A Philosophy Group

Contact: Ian Henderson

Telephone: 02476 639841

Email: ianhson@yahoo.co.uk

About the group

What's the right thing to do? What is the meaning of life? Who am I? The U3A Philosophy group asks questions and sometimes comes up with answers. We are a very informal and friendly group, topics are chosen by the members but we also have videos and guest speakers. New members welcome - you don't need to know anything about philosophy!

Kenilworth All Together Greener

Contact: Jan Burnell

Telephone: 01926 857226

Email: janburnell@metronet.co.uk

About the group

2nd Wednesday of the month.

Kenilworth All Together Greener offers talks, films and discussion for people who are interested in green issues and living more sustainably. All welcome.