Free member activities
Once you are a member you are welcome to take part in the many free in-person and on-line activities and workshops we offer covering a wide range of interests, including:
- Practical activities: reading and writing, cooking, sewing, gardening, IT skills
- Wellbeing activities: walking groups, mindfulness & meditation
- Creative activities: art, music, drama, choir and creative writing
- Group-work: mental health, discussion groups, film-chat and focus groups
Whether you are looking to improve your confidence, make new friends, increase your employability or meet some other personal need, our community provides opportunities to learn new skills and socialise, receive support and have fun in a friendly, safe environment.
You can find our latest programme here. or call 0131 225 3626 to find out more about what is currently on offer. We also email out a Bulletin at least every 2 weeks with the latest news, updates on classes in the light of COVID-19, advice and details about events coming up in our community. The latest Bulletin is here. Helpful advice on resources more widely is here
Every month we hold a members meeting, during which we discuss how things are going, news and developments. Ideas for new activities and events are raised and considered at these meetings, and every member is warmly encouraged to come along to find out what’s happening and have their say.
If you would like to talk to someone to find out more, or to decide whether you would like to join, please get in touch! Tel: 0131 225 3626, email: email@example.com or drop in to the Grassmarket Centre, 86 Candlemaker Row, Edinburgh, EH1 2QA.