For adults and seniors

All our activities are free and open to everyone – no need to book

Book Club

A regular monthly reading group – books supplied and group run by Debbie from Downham Library.

One Saturday a month 11:00-12:15 – check calendar for this month’s date

Closet Corbett Gamers

Local enthusiasts Phyllis and Dave bring a tantalising array of tabletop games from their extensive stores – join the Facebook group for more details and to choose your favourite games.

Last Tuesday of the month 19:00-21:00

Emotional Support Group

Meet other people in similar situations, talk, and get advice on various life skills – like employment and health.

Every Saturday 10:30-1:30

Gentle Seated Yoga

Gentle stretching lead by the wonderful Ntathu Allen.  In her own words, “This class is perfect if you haven’t exercised for a while and/or recovering from a medical condition and need gentle stretching to relax and feel better”.  It’s open to everyone – especially beginners!

Every Thursday 11:30-12:30

Hatha Yoga

An all-abilities class in a relaxing atmosphere – bring your own mat (if possible) to our very popular Saturday morning yoga class.  Arrive early to avoid disappointment.  Suitable for beginners.

Every Saturday 9:00-10:15

Knit n Natter + Stitch n Fix

You may have seen our spectacular Yarn Bombing all over the Library garden – if you want to learn to knit, crochet, complete projects, mend clothes with our sewing machine or just get in some practice, then come along and get involved.  All abilities welcome!

Every Monday 19:00-21:00 and Thursday 11:30-12:30

Mindfulness Mondays

A quiet space and peaceful atmosphere to discuss and meditate with your peers.  Lead by Joseph Sanders, who has a long history in meditation and Alexander Technique, including providing training to the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain.

Every Monday 19:00-21:00

Reminiscence Group

A friendly and welcoming small group of interested local people meeting for discussion, memories, and some tea and biscuits.  Open to everyone.

One Tuesday a month 11:00-12:30

Tea & Cake Mondays – for people living with Dementia and their carers

A welcoming weekly group for people living with dementia and their carers to enjoy a friendly chat over a cup of tea or coffee.  There will be the chance to join activities as well but there is no pressure and no need to book – just drop in.  Tea and cake supplied by the Co-op on Sangley Road.

Every Monday 11:15-12:45

Torridon Writers

A regular writing group with a lot of history, hosted by the wonderful Jill.  Ask about availability.

Every other Tuesday 10:30-12:30

We Are Catford South Reminiscence Project

A newer reminiscence group run by Barbara Grey – with interesting artefacts, photographs and music to spark memories and conversation – not to mention occasional trips and long-term projects to get involved with.

Every Friday 11:00-12:00

Women’s Institute

Monthly meetings of a brand new branch of the WI.  Local groups such as Catford already have a long waiting list, so this is an opportunity to be part of a new group.  Meetings will be held for three months provisionally and then continue permanently, depending on attendance.

One Thursday a month 19:30-21:00