Health & Fitness
Do you want a new challenge this year? Do you want to get fit for 2013? If the answer is yes come along and try one of our fitness classes.
Fitness Gym- We currently open from:
6.45-8.15am & 5.00-9.30pm Mon-Fri
9.30-12.00pm Sat in term time
and 6.45-9.30pm Mon-Fri & 9.30-12.00pm Sat in the school holidays.
To join the gym an induction needs to be booked with the Community Office at a mutually agreed time.
Individual Fitness Programmes are available at a cost of £12.50. Follow up appointments are £5.00.
(age 11-16 years must attend with an adult)
Tums, Bums & Thighs - Wednesdays pay as you go. £4.00 9.45-10.45am in the Community Suite. Aerobic workout targeting the obvious areas that other classes cannot reach. Term time only.
Climbing Wall- 1st Monday of each month 8.30-10.00pm. Experienced climbers 18+ £4.00.
Yoga - Tuesday 7.30-8.30pm in the Drama Room. Pay as you go. Adult £6.00 Child/Student £4.50 or block bookings Adults £25.00/children £20.00.
Yoga* - Thursday 25th April - 4th July 2013 (excluding 30th May) 20.00-21.30 10 weeks £67.00
Pilates* - Daytime - Monday 15th April - 15th July 2013 12.30-13.30 (12 weeks) £69.00 (excluding 27th May)
Evening - Mixed Ability Thursday 25th April - 18th July 2013 (exluding 30th May)
18.00-19.00 £69.00 (12 weeks)
- Intermediate Thursday 25th April - 18th July 2013 (excluding 30th May)
19.05-20.05 £69.00 (12 weeks)
Zumba* - Daytime - Friday 26th April - 19th July 2013 9.30-10.30am (excluding 31st May & 21st June) 11 weeks £49.50
Zumba - Evening - Wednesdays 19.00-20.00 in the Gymnasium (Adults only) with Marina School of Dance.
For more information, timetables or general enquiries please call Marina on 07749112626,
Kettlebell Class- Thurs 7.00-8.00pm Gymnasium. The kettlebell provides the combined benefits of cardio and weight training. The class provides a different workout every week, targeting your muscular skeletal system.
Just Jhoom!* - A new Bollywood style dance fitness class combining Indian, Salsa, Jive and Jazz. 5 week course starting 12th June - 10th July 6.00-7.00pm. Cost £22.50. Enrolment required.
* PLEASE NOTE THAT ENROLMENT IS REQUIRED FOR ALL COURSES. PLEASE CONTACT THE COMMUNITY OFFICE ON 01256 892261 or click here to download an enrolment form.
Please register your interest in the next climbing course with the Community Office. You will be taught how to climb safely on our indoor wall. Climbing equipment provided. Enrolment required.
*CLIMBING CLUB WILL NOT RUN UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO STAFF SICKNESS. PLEASE PHONE THE COMMUNITY OFFICE FOR MORE INFORMATION*
Experienced climbers can come along on:
Come Along and use our wall. Under 18’s must be supervised by an adult.
Adults £4 Concessions £3.50
Table Tennis - Thursdays 8.00-9.00pm in the Gymnasium. Cost £5.50 per table/per hour.
Tennis Courts - Available to hire Under 18's £3.50 per court per hour, Adult/Club/Commercial hire £6.50 per court per hour.
We currently have spaces available at Testbourne Lunch Club,
which is held every Tuesday and Thursday 11-2pm. The group meet and have a cooked,
homemade two course meal with teas and coffees, plus a chance to read, chat, play scrabble or cards.
The cost of each session is £5.50.
So if you live within the Whitchurch area and would like to meet new people, give us a call to find
out how you can come along. Call Paul or Helen on 01256 892261.
Adult Education Courses
We work in partnership with Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council to offer Adult Education courses. To view the Community Learning Programme courses available through the Basingstoke and District Learning partnership please click here.
We run adult education classes such as Digital Photography, Computer classes, Arts and Languages.
Please contact the Community Office for the latest Course information.
MIDAS Minibus Training- Classroom session plus an individual driving assessment.
Please phone 01256 892261 to book a place on the next class or to discuss your requirements.
Cost: Hampshire County Council Schools £55.00 per person
Other Organisations £65.00 per person.
We also work in partnership with Basingstoke College of Technology. Please contact BCOT for the latest course information on 01256 306484 or email: email@example.com or visit the website www.bcot.ac.uk
Ballroom Dancing* - Monday 29th April - 22nd July 2013 (excluding 6th & 27th May, 8th July)
£60.00 per individual or £105.00 per couple
* Enrolment is required for this course. Please telephone the Community Office on 01256 892261 or see above to download a form.
Community Orchestra - Tuesdays 7.30-9.30pm. All levels encouraged to join in. Call the Community Office for more information on 01256 892261.
Dog Training Classes - Kathy Chandler Dog Training classes in socialisation and puppy training. For more information and booking please contact Kathy on 07887501229.
Gardening Club - For the over 50's 1st Monday of every month 14.00-16.30 FREE
Family Learning Courses -such as understanding behaviour, learning through play etc will be hosted in the local area. FREE
Hampshire Wildlife Workshops:
Grasshoppers & Bush-Crickets - Wednesday 21st August 7.00-9.30pm £35.00
Introduction to Moth Trapping - Wednesday 4th September 7.00-10.00pm £25.00
Game Preparation and Outdoor Cooking - Saturday 15th June 2013 10.00am - 4.00pm £30/£15 for Unemployed or low waged. Suitable for Adults and accompanied children aged 16yrs+
Wine Appreciation Class
Sow & Grow
Holiday Activities - During most of the school holidays we run a variety of activities for many age
groups. These include messy play, science workshops, music and drama and sports opportunities.
The programme differs most holidays and is advertised through the schools.
Testbourne Teapot - Meet every Monday 9.30-11.30am and provide a much needed opportunity for
all to meet and socialise whilst a variety of activities is offered for toddlers to enjoy.
Soft Play Equipment - We have an exciting range of soft play equipment available for hire.
Ideal for children's parties, childminding groups, parent & toddler groups etc.
Hire Community Suite and equipment for £38.50 plus VAT per hour. Please contact the
Community Office on 01256 892261 for more information.
Brownies - Meet on a Monday and Thursday 6.00-7.30pm in the Conference Suite.
* Drama Club - Starting Monday 15th April from 3.45 -5pm for ages 7-12 years. Cost £60.00 for 12 weeks ending in a performance at the Theatre Royal, Winchester on 7th July. Please contact Ryan Jones on 01962 844600 ext 208 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to book a place or for more information.
Go-Kart Parties - for children aged 4-10 years. Children can drive the Go-Karts in a safe, fun environment. Chilren are given a talk on safety procedures and rules. Each party has 4 electric Go-Karts housed in an inflatable 'mini Grand-Prix' circuit. Please contact Chris Badger on 07798 642216 or email email@example.com
Fun Footy - 2 hours total. Bring your friends along for 1 hour and 15 minutes of football fun led by an instructor.
This is followed by 30 minutes allocated room for your birthday meal (self catering). You will then have 15 minutes
to clear up and say goodbye to your friends. Ages 5-14 years. A responsible adult will need to be present at all
times. Maximum number of 15 children per party. Cost £75.00. Booking is essential.
Please contact the Community Office on 01256 892261.
Bendy Bears - 2 hours total. 1 hour and 15 minutes of soft play fun with an instructor. In addition 30 minutes
will be set aside for your birthday meal (self catering) followed by 15 minutes to clear up and say goodbye to your
friends. Ages 2-7 years. A responsible adult will need to be present at all times. Maximum number of 15 children
per party. Cost £75.00. Booking is essential. Please contact the Community Office on 01256 892261.