If you have queries about a specific group please contact them direct. See details listed below

Please can all groups and clubs check their contact details and email cdvhbooking@gmail.com with any updates – Thank you

Community Events

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 07766 341368


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 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 Caroline Richards bob8150richards@uwclub.net

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 Sandy Ball at sandyball@sky.com

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 Yvonne Frankson  01872 870463

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

Carnon Lace and Needlecraft Group
This friendly, sociable group meet in the Main hall on Mondays any time between 9:30am – 12:30pm. Contact Angela Mallard on 01872 275599

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 Jon Martin on 01326 341069

Crochet & Sewing Workshops
Meets in the Meeting Room every Friday 10am – 12 noon. Free entry, bring a friend! Call for more info 01872 863333 or email bex@feockparishcouncil.co.uk

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

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

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 Samuel Constable on 07824 682440

South West Mining Association       
Held once a month on Thursday evenings in the New Hall at 7:30pm.
Contact Brenda Counsell 01872 580531.

Stagezone Youth Theatre
Meet weekly on Saturday mornings in the New Hall at 10:30am.
Contact Michelle Moses 07967 828770

St. Piran’s Bridge Club
Meet on Friday afternoons from 1:00-4:00pm 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 07850646551.

Whist Drive   
Held every Thursday afternoon in the New Hall at 2:00pm. 24 hands plus refreshments.
Contact Kevin Rowe 01872 540383


Health and Wellbeing

Fitness Classes

Truro and Penwith College – Go! Fitness Class
Wednesday mornings at 9:15am in the Main Hall, during Term Time.
Suitable for men and women, especially those 50+ to maintain balance, stability and fitness. Contact 01872 265800


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 Рplease contact Hannah Lloyd-King email bodyrestorationpilates@gmail.com  or phone 07738200030

Fresh Pilates
Tuesdays in the Meeting Room. 12:30 pm Contact Hannah 07817 968167


Yoga Classes

Iyengar Yoga with Jean
A general class on Thursdays 6:15 – 8:15 pm in the Meeting Room.
Contact Jean 01872 572807.

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

Qi Gong exercises

 Held Thursday evenings at 6:15 pm in the New Hall. Beginners welcome. Contact Julie Simpson 07791 482448

Tai Chi Classes

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.


Health Support Groups

 Carnon Downs Memory Cafe
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!

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/

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.