Welcome to Carnon Downs Village Hall

We hope you will join in with one or more of the many activities that take place at the Hall 7 days a week.

Health and Wellbeing

Fitness Classes

Core Health Consultancy – Balance Class

Monday afternoons at 1:00pm in the Main Hall

Contact Pat 07887 688789 or email pat@icareimove.com

Truro and Penwith College – Go! Fitness Class

Wednesday mornings at 9:30am in the Main Hall, during Term Time.

Suitable for men and women, especially those 50+ to maintain balance, stability and fitness. Contact 01872 265800

Core Health Consultancy – Strength and Balance Class

Friday mornings in the New Hall at 10:15am

Contact Pat  07887 688789 or email pat@icareimove.com

Pilates Classes

Body Restoration Pilates

Monday in the Meeting Room. 9:10 am Intermediate. 10:15 am Mobility Class. 11:20 am Gentle rehabilitation class. Small group sessions on Tuesday pm and Friday am. Booking essential – please contact Hannah Lloyd-King email bodyrestorationpilates@gmail.com  or phone 07738200030

Savvy Pilates

Monday evenings in the New Hall 6:00 – 7:00pm Barre Class (for toning and sculpting) 7:10 – 8:10pm Body Control Pilates. Booking essential. Contact Clare 07889973648

Pilates Classes with Fleur

Tuesday afternoons in the Main Hall 1:30-2:30pm and 2:45-3:45pm.

Contact Fleur Davies 07719 612658 or fleurdavis@btinternet.com

Core Health Consultancy Pilates Class

Friday mornings in the New Hall 9:00 – 10:00 am. Contact Pat 07887 688789 or pat@icareimove.com

 Yoga Classes

 Yoga for all

British Wheel of Yoga classes with Julia Poole on Thursdays in the New Hall.

General Class 9:30 – 11:00am. Beginners/Gentle Yoga 11:30am – 12:30pm.

Contact Julia 07810 882281 or visit www.oceanlightyoga.co.uk

Iyengar Yoga with Jean

A general class on Thursdays 6:15 – 8:15 pm in the New Hall. Gentle yoga for the more mature student on Fridays 9:25 – 10:55am in the Main Hall.

Contact Jean 01872 572807.

Iyengar Yoga with Gill Hayhurst

General Class on Fridays at 11:15am in the Main Hall. Contact Gill 01872 271769

Vinyasa Flow Yoga with Kate

Fridays at 6:30pm in the New Hall. A friendly dynamic flow class, suitable for all. Contact Kate 07896 471967

Tai Chi Classes

Tai Chi Classes for health and relaxation

Held Wednesdays 1:30 – 3:00 pm in the Main Hall.  Beginners welcome.

Contact Tim Kellam 01637 871341/07970301201

Truro and Penwith College – Tai Chi Class for Beginners

Wednesday mornings at 10:30am in the Main Hall, during Term Time.

Contact 01872 265800 for more information..

Zumba Gold Class

Zumba Gold with Core Health

Held Mondays at 2:15 in the Main Hall.  All ages and abilities welcome. Phone Pat or Helen 07887 688789 to find out more.

 Health Support Groups

 Carnon Downs Memory Café

Meet in the Main Hall on the first and third Thursday of each month in from 2pm until 4pm. We have a varied programme of events to provide entertainment, participation & stimulation.

Contact Sally 01872 864717, or just come along!

Cornwall Ostomy Support Group

We are a group of Ostomates who, with our partners and friends, meet on the first Tuesday of the month in the New Hall from 2:00pm – 4:00pm.

Contact Beryl 01872 274471 or Ken 01872 863106

Parkinson’s Drop-Ins

If you are affected by Parkinson’s come along to our Drop-in. A place for fun, relaxation, friendship and learning. Meets on the 1st Thursday of the month in the Main Hall from 10:30 am to 1:15 pm.

Contact Wendy 01872 862745 or Rowena 01326 376710 for more information.

National Childbirth Trust Antenatal Classes

Held some Thursday evenings in the New Hall.  To find out more contact Jen Hitchmough 020 8752 9146 or visit https://www.nct.org.uk/

Clubs, Groups and Societies

Carnon Downs Community Art Group

Meets in the New Hall on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month. Come and join this friendly and supportive group from 1:30 – 4:30pm Beginners welcome. Contact Patricia French 01872 865938

Carnon Downs Community IT

Tuesday mornings in the Meeting Room 9:00am – 12.30pm free advice, especially to beginners, to improve confidence and skills using laptops, tablets and the Internet. Advice on switching utilities. Booking essential.

Contact Peter Felton 01872 865126 to book a place.

Carnon Downs Dance Group

This friendly group enjoy the social side of dancing – Ballroom, Latin, Social Sequence etc. Beginners welcome and Lessons by arrangement. Contact Chris & Margaret Batchelor 01872 865419 for dates and more information.

Carnon Downs Film Club

The Film club is held on the 3rd Friday of the month in the Main Hall from September to May (not December). Doors open at 6:30pm. Film starts at 7:30 pm

Contact Sheila Sleeman 01872 863842

Carnon Downs Gardeners Association

Meets in the Main Hall on the third Tuesday of the month at 7:30 pm from September to April. A varied programme of interest to all, new members are very welcome. Contact Linda Hilton 01872 862295 or email carnondownsgassoc@gmail.com

Carnon Downs Guitar Club

Meets in the Main Hall on the last Thursday of the month at 7:30 pm.  Acoustic/Electroacoustic Guitar, new members are very welcome. Contact Mark Holley 01872 496276

Carnon Downs Old Cornwall Society

Meets in the Main Hall on the first Tuesday of each month at 7:15pm from September to April. Speakers cover a wide range of interesting subjects relating to Cornish History and Culture.

Contact Lewis Hocking 01872 864611

Carnon Downs Women’s Institute

Meets in the Main Hall at 7:15pm on the 2nd Tuesday of the month, except August. New members very welcome. Contact Pam Jewiss 01872 863092

Knit and Stitch Group Open to all – everyone welcome. Monday afternoons in the Meeting Room. For more information please contact Maureen Stones 01872 863526.

Carnon Lace and Needlecraft Group

This friendly, sociable group meet in the Main hall on Mondays any time between 9:30am – 12:30pm. Contact Val Bidgood   01326 373984 or email familybidgood@hotmail.co.uk

Carrick Chess Club

Carrick area chess clubs have joined to meet most Wednesday evenings in the Meeting Room from 6.30pm. Newcomers welcome, free coaching 6.35-7.20pm. Contact Robin Kneebone 01872 858602 or 07531 543651 or email contact@cornwallchess.org.uk

Cornish Magical Society

Meets in the Meeting Room on the 3rd Sunday of the month. Members only. Prospective members, contact Brian Adams all_the_adams@yahoo.co.uk or phone 07792 803452

Karenza Quilters

Meet on the first and third Mondays of the month from 9:00am in the New Hall. Contact Helen Blake 01872 864827.

Kenwyn Valley Flower and Garden Club

Meets in the Main Hall on the fourth Tuesday of each month (except August and December) for workshops, demonstrations and talks on gardens. New members welcome. Contact Glennis Beard on 01872 560509

Society of Recorder Players

Meets in the New Hall monthly on Saturday afternoons from 2:00-4:30pm

All ages and abilities are welcome.

Contact Sue on 01872 261172 or suenorcross@hotmail.com

St. Piran’s Bridge Club

Meet on Friday afternoons from 1:30-4:30pm in the New Hall. Everyone welcome, no need to bring a partner. Contact Ray Hooper 01209 214913

Truro Camera Club

Meet in the Main Hall every Monday evening from September to April at 7:30pm. All photographers are welcome

For more information, visit http://www.trurocameraclub.org.uk

U3A Jazz Appreciation Group

Meet on the first and third Monday of each month from 2:00pm in the New Hall. New members are always welcome.

Contact David Weaver 01872 870385 or mobile 07701 299957

U3A Photographic Group

Meet on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month from 9:30am in the New Hall. New members are always welcome.

Contact Adrian Rowlands 01872 279334

Whist Drive   

Held every Thursday afternoon in the New Hall at 2:00pm. 24 hands plus refreshments.

Contact Kevin Rowe 01872 540383

South West Mining Association       

Held once a month on Thursday evenings in the New Hall at 7:30pm.

Contact Brenda Counsell 01872 580531.

Community Events

Monthly Quiz Nights

Monthly Quiz nights are open to all and run by Cornwall Ostomy Support Group.  They are held in the Main Hall on the 3rd Wednesday of the month, starting at 7:00pm. Tea coffee and cake provided. Monthly Raffle. Everyone welcome, come as a team of up to 5, or individually. £2.00 per person.

Carnon Downs Community Bingo

Held on the first and third Saturday of the month from 1:30 -4:00 pm

Contact Richard and Amanda Chapman 07831 169449 or 0776 6341368

Carnon Downs Village Market

Held on the last Saturday of each month from 9:00- 12 noon

Contact Bob Richards 01872 864567  cdcamarket@gmail.com