Activities

What's On this Summer!

Post in Community Groups & Events by Morven MacDonald
Try a new activity or attend an event, enjoy yourself, meet more folk from Garve & District and our wider community

Activities and Community Groups   

Please book in advance for any classes run by tutors and let them know if you need to cancel so they can fill the space. There must be 4 booked for a tutor led class to go ahead. Friends, visitors and family are all welcome. Book here for any of the activities! 

Tuesdays
Yoga   Zoom sessions recommence weekly on Tuesday 16th August - 6.30-7.30pm - provided by Loch Broom Yoga plus in Garve Hall on Sat 20th August 10-11.30am every 6 weeks approx.

 yoga    yoga    yoga

Wednesdays
Zumba - Garve Public Hall - 6.30-7.15pm - provided by Zumba with Andreea Beginners welcome! Fun, Music, Dance and Laughter whilst getting moving for good health!

"Great fun. Thanks everyone. I will definitely be keeping it up."  Jackie

"Zumba with Andreea was fantastic. With her enthusiasm and energy you couldn't help but join in! See you next time."   Isbel

"Absolutely loved the class! Thank you Morven for organising and thankyou Andreea for teaching us, very fun!"    Helen

zumba     zuba     zumba​​​​​​​

Thursdays
Art Class - Thurs 11th August at Garve then Wednesday 17th at Achnasheen. Alternating weeks in Garve Public Hall and Achnasheen Hall - 11-12.30pm - provided by Esther Armstrong - all levels of experience and beginners welcome. Sample of participant, Jeanette Fenwick's beautiful artwork that she uses as cards below

flowers by Jeanette Fenwick      Cockrill by Jeanette Fenwick     Landscape by Jeanette Fenwick​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Circuits - Garve Public Hall - 6-6.45pm  - provided by Nicx Fit Mix - full body workout

"Nic gives us something different every week for Circuits, so we never quite know what's coming -  we're all definitely getting fitter and it is surprising what you can do - more than you think! And it's less than an hour each week."​​​​​​​

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Fridays
Needles and Natter
 are on a break for school holidays. Next meeting is Fri 26th August Garve Public Hall  2.30-4pm - community run, all ages welcome. No need to have a craft, just pop in to say hello. No charge.

Saturdays
Martial Arts for age 6-106! - Garve Public Hall - 1.30-3.30pm - provided by Cameron School of Martial Arts  

"Built my confidence, I talk to more people, make new friends, really fun and get to exercise"

"Tutor is really good, takes no nonsense yet never has to raise his voice"

"I would say to anyone considering it, do it, it will make a big difference definitely. There is such a positive energy in the room"
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Residents of Garve and District continue to access all activities fully funded by the Activate Garve and District Project and non residents can access in person, tutor led activities at just £5 per session/ non resident children at £2 per session. This is paid to the activity tutor. Some classes may require materials or have associated costs with grades, uniform etc. 

A bit of a help towards costs - Community Support Grant
You can check if you are eligible to apply for the Community Support Grant by following this link:
Community Support Grant Information and Application
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Coffee Morning - Saturday 27th August 10.30am - 12.30pm in Garve Public Hall with

  • SKS Scotland Representatives and John Gilbert Architects Attending (details to follow)
  • Exhibition from Esther Armstrong's art group work will be on display
  • Green Leaves Plant and Seeds Swap Stall
  • Tech Tips! Offering help getting to know your gadgets
  • Lego Table 
  • Free Community Photocopying Service

people seated at hall event

"I visited the Garve Village Hall on Saturday to attend the plant swap and coffee morning, I was able to meet neighbours and swap plants as well as getting to meet others, I enjoyed the time there and will attend other events as I feel local community is extremely important and good for our wellbeing."

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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Mens Brunch - Saturday 17th September - Aultguish Inn - 10-11.30am
No need to book. Just turn up! Breakfast roll and tea or coffee funded by Activate Garve & District Project. Look out for more details in the August edition of the G&D News and on our events page/calendar.

breakfast roll​​​​​​​

The Events page has full details of all events in the current month.Click here to view the calendar then click on each date of interest and again on the event for full details.

Our thanks to Lochluichart Community Trust for funding the Activate Garve & District Project and to all the supporters in the community. We could not do it without you!

Give these activities a try and help keep them going!

Morven

Activate Garve & District Project

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