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We are responsible for a number of community centres and town halls in the borough. These facilities exist to provide for the social, recreational and sporting needs of the community. They provide the space for a broad range of community initiatives, including healthy living programmes, senior citizens groups, pre-school play groups; which enables the community sector to prioritise service provision and community development.


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Ashgrove Community Centre
Garvaghy Road
Portadown
BT62 1EZ
T: 028 3833 1650

Ashgrove Community Centre provides a vibrant, friendly and modern meeting place capable of catering for a varied range of groups and individuals within the local community, including all ages and abilities. Within the centre you will find friendly customer focused staff available to assist and meet user’s needs and requirements in a professional and helpful manner. The centre has pre-school facilities, a main hall, toilets, up to date kitchen facilities, meeting room and externally a play park.

We also offer a birthday party package for £65 for 2 hours which includes exclusive use of the on-site bouncy castle in the main hall for an hour, with the second hour allocated to a separate room for food and drinks available for up to 12 children. Also included is full use of the kitchen facilities and music system.

We offer a range of programmes which are open to everyone of all ages such as Cook-It, Weigh to Health, Computers, Sports, Keep Fit, Dance, Literacy and Numeracy skills.  Please contact the centre on 028 3833 1650 for further details.

The centre offers a number of facilities which can be set-up to accommodate any function or event. These include:

Main Hall
Large hall, available for fitness classes, dance classes, sports, birthday parties etc.

Kitchen
Fully equipped, spacious room suitable for Cook It Programmes, birthday party catering etc.

Meeting Room
Small meeting room to accommodate small groups.

Pre-School Space
Two medium rooms, bright spaces for play and learning, with secure external play area.

Play Park
Free to access, includes equipment for toddlers and more adventurous older children.

For bookings and more information call into the centre or T: 028 3833 1650 or E: or

DayGroupTimeContact
Monday
Ashgrove Pre-School9am - 1pmCatherine: 07723 502028
Lace Class10am - 12noon
Hip Hop Dance6pm - 8pmKirstie: 07999 804224
Tuesday
Ashgrove Pre-School9am - 1pmCatherine: 07723 502028
Yoga Class9.30am - 10.30amJulie: 07968 235489
Craft Class10.30am - 12noon
(every 2nd Tuesday)
St Malachy's Bowls 7.30pm - 9pm
Wednesday
Ashgrove Pre-School 9am - 1pmCatherine: 07723 502028
Ballyoran Seniors2pm - 3.30pmFrances: 07761 886368
Band Practice7pm - 8pm
Thursday
Ashgrove Pre-School9am - 1pmCatherine: 07723 502028
Irish Language Class8pm - 9pm
St Malachy's Bowls7.30pm - 9.30pm
Friday
Ashgrove Pre-School9am - 1pmCatherine: 07723 502028
Citizen's Advice Bureau
(1st Fri of month)
9.30am - 12.30pm028 3836 1181
Kids Club6.30pm - 9pmTove: 07841 421065
Saturday
Available for bookings
Sunday
Available for bookings

Avenue Road Community Centre
Carrich Deive
Lurgan
BT66 7DE
T: 028 3831 6392

The centre caters for all ages and has a great range of activities to sign up to.  It is available for birthday parties, meetings, AGMs, and workshops. We have disability access and look forward to seeing some new faces, so why not call in and join the fun or book the centre for any events you may be organising.

Current activities at the centre include:

  • Kidzone  Playgroup (daily from 8.30am 2-5yr olds)
  • Playscheme (Thursday & Friday 1.30-5.30pm 5-12yr olds)
  • Laura May School of Dance (Monday 6.00pm)
  • Linzi Martin School of Dance (Tuesday 5.30pm)
  • Laura May  -Children’s Dance & Drama (Saturday 2.30pm 4-12yr olds)
  • Seasonal Summer Scheme

For further information about current activities or queries regarding making a booking, please contact the Centre on 028 3831 6392 or E: 

Banbridge Old Town Hall
Scarva Road
Banbridge
BT32 3DA
T: 028 4062 0232

Visitor Information 
Banbridge Visitor Information Centre is located at Scarva Street, Banbridge.
Opening Hours

Open all year round with the exception of Easter Sunday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s day. Banbridge Visitor Information Centre opens daily Monday to Friday: 9am-5pm and Saturday: 10am-4pm,  during which you can avail of valuable, professional travel advice whether you are heading north or south.

Services and Facilities                                                                                                   Banbridge Visitor Information Centre offers a comprehensive range of services and provides many facilities for the convenience of all visitors. These include the following:

Accommodation Booking Service

Staff at Banbridge Visitor Information Centre can help you find and book approved accommodation throughout Ireland.

Information Service

If you want to find out about what to see and do in Northern Ireland or discover what events are taking place, staff at Visitor Centre will be able to provide information on everything that you need to know. With information on top attractions and activities throughout Northern Ireland, the Visitor Centre is the ideal place to visit if you want to explore any part of Northern Ireland.

Crafts and Gifts

The Visitor Centre also sells an array of locally made craft and also stocks a good selection of maps, walking routes and books of local interest.

Genealogy Service

If you would like to trace your roots, then you can get in touch with the Genealogy and Heritage Officer who can offer advice on how to go about researching family history. All appointments can be made through the Visitor Information Centre on the number provided below.

Local Tours
The Centre can customise a tour of the local area to suit your needs. So why not get in touch when you are planning your annual group outing. Experienced tour guides will be available to make that tailor-made trip all the more interesting and informative.

Bleary Business and Community Centre
1 Deans Road
Craigavon
BT66 7AS
T: 028 3831 2433

Bleary Business & Community Centre is managed by the Economic Development Department. The centre fits with Economic Developments number one priority of growing the economy by providing shared office space for small businesses and provision for community activity, workshops, training and events. We encourage and support entrepreneurs to rent space to set up and grow their business by offering affordable packages to suit the needs of each business.  The office, desk and workshop space is available for rent in a series of flexible options from hourly room hire to permanent fulltime and hot desks.

  • Bleary Suite – meeting room to seat 50 people theatre style or 20-25 board room style. 60” flat smart screen TV with HDMI connectivity. Rented hourly for workshops, events and meetings.
  • Deans Suite – Business rental for 4 people. Desk rental in a shared space
  • Deans Suite Office – 2 person office
  • Wells Suite – Business rental for 9 people, desk rental in a shared space
  • Kitchen – fully mod con communal area also available for events and training.
  • Multipurpose room – purpose fitted for a creche with its own entrance and office space, idea for health and fitness classes or art workshops.

Space is available to rent now so whether you want to run your business from one of our shared desk spaces, set up some activities, workshops or training, get in touch.

Desk space for business available to rent now, call 028 3831 2433 to discuss rental options

Contact 028 3831 2433

DayActivityTimeCostContact
Monday Busy Bees Preschool 9am - 12.15pm 07925 491923
Baby Yoga 10am - 11am £5 intro price Gayle 07764 498912
WhizKidz AfterschoolCommencing 2019
2pm - 6pm
07853 105006
Studyseed 3.30pm - 8.30pm 07599 804844
www.studyseed.co.uk
Zumba 7pm - 8pm £5 drop inwww.facebook.com/marina.zumba.969
TuesdayBusy Bees Preschool 9am - 12.15pm07925 491923
Studyseed 3.30pm - 8.30pm07599 804844
www.studyseed.co.uk
WhizKidz AfterschoolCommencing 2019
2pm - 6pm
07853 105006
Community Sport
6 - 11 years
6.30pm - 7.30pmFree07718 753836
New children must register
Bleary Community Group7.30pm - 9pm
2nd Tues in month
WednesdayBusy Bees Preschool9am - 12.15pm07925 491923
WhizKidz AfterschoolCommencing 2019
2pm - 6pm
07853 105006
North Armagh Family History Society7.30pm - 9.30pm
3rd Wed of month
ThursdayBusy Bees Preschool9am - 12.15pm07925 491923
Studyseed3.30pm - 8.30pm07599 804844
www.studyseed.co.uk
WhizKidz AfterschoolCommencing 2009
2pm - 6pm
07853 105006
Community Sport
6 - 11 years
6.30pm - 7.30pm07718 753836
New children must register
Ladies Small Group Personal Training7.30pm - 8.30pm07594 686724
@anchorbleucoaching
FridayBusy Bees Preschool9am - 12.15pm07925 491923
WhizKidz AfterschoolCommencing 2019
2pm - 6pm
07853 105006
SaturdayOpen for bookings
SundayOpen for bookings

Brownlow Community Hub
7 Brownlow Road
Craigavon
BT65 5DL
T: 028 3831 3630

Brownlow Community Hub is situated within the heart of Brownlow and wider Craigavon area and provides a  vibrant, friendly and modern meeting place for a wide range of groups and users.

Within the Hub you will find friendly customer focused staff available to assist and meet user’s needs and requirements in a professional and helpful manner.

Whether you are attending one of our groups, activities or are hiring the premises for an important function or corporate event, the Brownlow Community Hub guarantees you a warm, personal and professional service in a modern and diverse setting.

Brownlow Community Hub offers a wide range of diverse rooms that can be set-up to accommodate any function or event. All of the rooms are WiFi enabled. The Hub also offers a Changing Places accessible toilet facility. Hospitality can be ordered for any activities or training within the Hub.

Main Hall
2 court call seating 300 people max, PA System, data projector & electronic screen, acoustic ceiling panelling. Available for activity classes e.g. circuit training, kickboxing, badminton etc and larger meetings, conferences and functions.

Lounge
Seats75 people max, carpeted room with fixed projection screen, suitable for meetings, training events and Yoga/Pilates type activities.

Training & Craft Room
Worktops around the outskirts of room, washable hardwearing floor, 20+ plugs and computer points, suitable for training, computer courses, arts and crafts activities.

Kitchen
12 hobs, 4 large ovens, fridge, freezer and utensils, available to hire as a training space for cooking / health & hygiene courses.

Studio
Seats 75 people max, accommodates 15 in an activity class, mirrored room with hard wood floor, soundproofed and acoustically panelled, ideal for dance and drama classes, music events and functions.

Meeting Rooms
Four different sized rooms available which can accommodate between 2 and 23 people. Carpeted, flexible layout to suit the activity.

Servery
Located on the first floor, for refreshments before, during or after the activity.

Child Care Space
Purpose built, includes medium hall, kitchen, laundry, toilets and a covered outdoor play area.

Play Park
Free to access, with a range of play equipment for children of all ages.

DayClassTimeContact
MondayFitness Class9.30am - 10.15amJennifer 07938738589
Stroke Association Support Group10.30am - 12.30pm028 9050 8020
FADD Studios (drama)4pm - 8pmRobyn 07808801387
Loughside Art Club Drawing Class7pm - 9pmDwyer 07454003961
Yoga7pm - 9pmUna 07786311142
Pilates7.30pm - 8.30pmCaroline 07841822494
TuesdaySenior Citizens Bowls2pm - 4pm
FADD Studios (drama)4.30pm - 8pmRobyn 07808801387
Drumgor Kids Club
(4 - 14yrs
6.30pm - 8.30pmKaren/Mark
028 3833 4249
Aware Defeat Depression Support Group7pm - 9pm
(alternate Tues)
Pilates8.30pm - 9.30pmCaroline 07841822494
WednesdayFitness Class9.30am & 10.15amJennifer 07938738589
Vinyasa Flow Yoga7pm - 8pmPaul 07764605336
ThursdayFitness Class9.30am - 10.15amJennifer 07938738589
Craigavon Age on Stage10.30am - 12.30pmLouise 028 3831 1682
Senior Citizens Bowls2pm - 4pm
Craigavon Christian Youth6pm - 8pm07753483295
Total Body Workout6.30pm - 7.30pmPhilip 07979807592
Focus Photography Club7.30pm - 9pm
(alterante Thurs)
Yoga8pm - 9pmJulie 07968235489
FridayCitizens Advice9am - 12.30pm
(appointments only)
028 3836 1181
Fitness Class9.30am - 10.15amJennifer 07938738589
Yoga9.30am - 10.30amJulie 07968235489
Pilates6.15pm - 7.15pmPaul 028 3833 6831
SaturdayPersonal Training Fitness9am - 1pmPhilip 07979807592
SundayThe Way Church6.30pm - 8.30pm

Brownstown Park Jubilee Community Centre
Brownstown Road
Portadown
BT62 3QL
T: 028 3833 1964

The state-of-the-art Brownstown Park Community Centre was officially re-opened in January 2014. The centre has had a full refurbishment and is equipped with excellent indoor and outdoor facilities.

Main Hall
Large hall, available for indoor soccer, badminton, birthday parties etc.

Multi Use Studio
Bright mirrored room with its own kitchen facilities, popular for dance, aerobics type activities

Kitchen
Well equipped, spacious room suitable for Cook It Programmes, birthday party catering etc.

Meeting Rooms
Two large meeting rooms, including one which can be partitioned to create two smaller rooms.

3G Floodlit Pitch
High quality surface, playable all year round.

Play Park
Free to access, includes equipment for toddlers and more adventurous older children.

DayClassTimeContact
MondayPamela Cassells School of Performance3pm - 5pm
6pm - 8pm
Yogalates7pm - 8pmCherie Rutherford: 07843 773049
TuesdayWP Fitness10.30am - 11.30am
Pamela Cassells School of Performance3pm - 7pm
Boxercise6pm - 7pmRui: 07858 188287
Spartan Judo Club7pm - 8pmContact: 07765 934601
Jumping Frog7.30pm - 8.30pmAnn: 07592 999322
WednesdayJulie Osborne Yoga9.30am - 10.30am
7pm - 8pm
Julie Osborne: 07968 235489
Armagh Banbridge Craigavon Borough Council Playscheme2pm - 4pm Juniors
4pm - 6pm Seniors
Senior Playleaders Cathy Roberts: 028 3831 3630
ThursdayArmagh Banbridge Craigavon Borough Council Playscheme2pm - 4pm Juniors
4pm - 6pm Seniors
Senior Playleaders Cathy Roberts: 028 3831 3630
Jumping Frog6.30pm - 7.30pmAnn: 07592 999322
Spartan Judo Club7pm - 8pmContact: 07765 934601
Boxercise6pm - 7pmRui: 07858 188287
FridayArmagh Banbridge Craigavon Borough Council Playscheme2pm - 4pm JuniorsSenior Playleaders Cathy Roberts: 028 3831 3630
My Dogs Best Friend6pm - 9pm (varies)Al Rankin: 07989 387407 / 028 9250 8088
SaturdayMy Dogs Best Friend10am - 12pm (varies)Al Rankin: 07989 387407 / 028 9250 8088
Respira Dance Company11am - 12pmJill Dickson Monte: 07742 550532
Birthday party packages available (hall and bouncy castle)Contact: 028 3833 1964

Craigavon Civic and Conference Centre
Lakeview Road
Craigavon
BT64 1AL
T: 028 3831 2423
E:

Situated in the heart of Craigavon and just minutes away from the M1, Craigavon Civic & Conference Centre is one of Northern Ireland’s most superior conference and function centres.

With stunning views over the picturesque Craigavon Lakes, the Civic Centre offers a suite of multi-purpose rooms with state-of-the-art facilities and a large and impressive Civic Hall. Whether you need a meeting place for 20 people, a conference venue for 220, a banqueting suite for 240 or a concert for 500, the Civic Centre will meet all your needs and expectations.

As the ideal location for a wide range of business and social events of all sizes and with dedicated staff ready to cater for your every need, why not experience our service for yourself?

COMMITTEE ROOMS ONE AND TWO
Overlooking the lakes and incorporating state-of-the-art technology, the two committee rooms in the Civic Centre offer an impressive setting for a seminar or a meeting.  Features include black-out windows, dimmer controlled lighting, induction loop system and a variety of audio visual equipment available to suit each customer individually.

THE LAKEVIEW SUITE
The Lakeview Suite boasts stunning views over Craigavon Lakes and is the perfect setting for a private function or conference. Providing superior accommodation with multi-type layout, induction loop system and sound insulated wall panelling, all business needs can be accommodated. A sound system is available on request. The suite is also perfect for a small wedding reception.

WJ MAYES HALL
The octagonal Civic Hall with its pyramidal timber panelled ceiling provides a magnificent auditorium for concerts or shows and an impressive banqueting suite for major functions and offers seating capacity for up to 520 and fully-equipped with a comprehensive lighting, curtaining and sound system.

THE LOUNGE
Offering spectacular views and comfortable sofas, the lounge is the perfect place to relax after a meal or network during a conference or seminar break. With its stunning contemporary décor and a laid back atmosphere, the lounge is the perfect retreat from a challenging conference or just a place to take some time out.

Dobbin Street Community Centre
Dobbin Street
Armagh
BT61 7QQ
T: 028 3751 2004
E:

A wide range of groups use the centre including Breast Cancer Support Group, Gardening Clubs, Support Groups, Baby and Toddler Classes, Weight Loss Classes, Relaxation Classes and even Birthday Parties.  To make a booking contact the Community Centre on the number above.

Parking is available for those using the Community Centre including 4 Blue Badge Spaces.

Opening Hours can differ during the week depending on bookings, contact the Community Centre for more information. The Centre can also open late for bookings.

Facilities

  • Main Hall depending on the room set up can hold up to 70-
  • Coffee Lounge seats 24 (8 tables with 4 per table)
  • Tea and Coffee making facilities are available (bring your own supplies).
  • Cooker (suitable for cookery classes)
  • TV Lounge seats 14 (TV, Video and DVD Player available)
  • Activities room 12 max.

Prices

  • Main Hall £9.50 per hour for non commerical, £13.80 per hour for commerical
  • Coffee Lounge £9.00 per hour for non commerical, £10.30 per hour for commerical
  • TV Lounge £8.00 per hour for non commerical, £8.70 per hour for commerical
  • Activities room £9.00 per hour for non commerical, £10.30 per hour for commerical

Prices include VAT

Dromore Town Hall
38 Market Square
Dromore
BT25 1AW
T: 028 9269 9070

Situated in the centre of Dromore Square, Dromore Town Hall is the perfect venue to host a variety of events and activities. Dromore library is situated on the 1st floor whilst the ground floor consists of a community room, kitchen and toilets. The Community Room is available to hire at a cost of £20.40 for 2 hours. Bookings can be made at Dromore Community Centre T: 028 9269 9070.

Killicomaine Jubilee Community Centre
Festival Road
Portadown
BT63 5HE
T: 028 3833 6816

The state-of-the-art Killicomaine Jubilee Community Centre is equipped with excellent facilities capable of catering for a varied range of groups and individuals within the local community, including all ages and abilities.  Within the centre you will find friendly customer focused staff available to assist and meet user’s needs and requirements in a professional and helpful manner. The centre has pre-school facilities, a revamped main hall, new toilets, up to date kitchen facilities and meeting rooms. Externally, work has been completed to include a new relocated play park, a multi-use games area (MUGA), landscaped gardening and car parking.

We also offer a birthday party package for £65 for 2 hours which includes exclusive use of the on-site bouncy castle in the main hall for an hour, with the second hour allocated to a separate room for food and drinks available for Up to 20 children. Also included is full use of the kitchen facilities and music system.

We offer a range of programmes which are open to everyone of all ages such as Cook-It, Weigh to Health, Computers, Sports, Keep Fit, Dance, Literacy and Numeracy skills.  Please contact the centre on 028 3833 6816 for further details.

In partnership with Craigavon Foodbank we issue vouchers for this scheme.  This is a confidential service and is available to all members of the community.  Please contact the centre on 028 3833 6816 for further details.

The Multi Use Games Area is free for all to use. The MUGA is a top class facility offering the community a wide range of sports including tennis, football, rugby, basketball and hockey to name but a few.  Please contact Paul Carvill (MUGA Co-ordinator) on 07515 607459 or James Kane (MUGA Co-ordinator) on 07716 467105 if you wish to book this exciting new space.

The centre offers a number of facilities which can be set-up to accommodate any function or event. These include:

Main Hall
Large hall, available for indoor soccer, badminton, birthday parties etc.

Multi-use Studio
A spacious studio with mirrors popular for dance, aerobics type activities.

Kitchen
Fully equipped, spacious room suitable for Cook It Programmes, birthday party catering etc.

Meeting Rooms
Multi-use Studio area which can be used as 2 smaller meeting rooms to accommodate smaller groups.

Child Care Space
Purpose built, bright space for play and learning, with secure external play area.

Play Park
Free to access, includes equipment for toddlers and more adventurous older children.

Multi Use Games Area (MUGA)
Free to access, high quality surface, playable all year round.

Football pitch
High quality grass pitch.

For bookings and more information call into the centre or T: 028 3833 6816 or E: or

DayActivityTimeContact
MondayLittle Oaks Preschool8.45am - 3pmDianne: 07562 192155
In Balance Yoga9.30am - 10.45amLee: 07597 317009
ABC After School Club (P1 - P3)2pm - 4pmCathy: 028 3831 3630
ABC After School Club (P4 - Yr8)4pm - 6pmCathy: 028 3831 3630
Pilates5.45pm - 6.45pm
TuesdayLittle Oaks Preschool8.45am - 3pmDianne: 07562 192155
ABC After School Club (P1 - P3)2pm - 4pmCathy: 028 3831 3630
ABC After School Club (P4 - Yr8)4pm - 6pmCathy: 028 3831 3630
Cherie Rutherford Pilates7pm - 8pmCherie: 028 3833 2802
WednesdayLittle Oaks Preschool8.45am - 3pmDianne: 07562 192155
Children's Gospel Meeting7pm - 8pm
Pillar Christian Church7.30pm - 9.30pm
ThursdayLittle Oaks Preschool8.45am - 3pmDianne: 07562 192155
Yoga9.30am - 10.30am
10.45am - 11.45am
Julie: 07968 235489
Jubilee Club10am - 12pmRobert: 07967 313105
FADD Hip Hop6pm - 7pmRobyn: 07808 801387
Zumba7pm - 8pmMia: 07825 788799
FridayLittle Oaks Preschool8.45am - 3pmDianne: 07562 192155
Pillar Church Kids Club6.30pm - 9pmByron: 07821 427686
SaturdayKarma School of Dance10am - 12noon
NI Latvian Kids weekend school12pm - 3pm
SundayPillar Christian Church10am - 1pm
Brazilian Christian Congregational Church (1st & 3rd Sundays in month)3.30pm - 6.30pm
Indian Community Church (1st & 3rd Sundays in month)2pm - 5pm

Please note this timetable is subject to change

Lurgan Town Hall
2 – 6 Union Street
Lurgan
BT66 8DY
T: 028 3832 2422

Situated in the centre of Lurgan, the Town Hall has facilities for hire to meet the needs of a range of groups in the community, especially performances such as concerts, musicals, dance shows and plays. It is also popular for private functions and exhibition space.

Auditorium
A large room with a stage, suitable for a range of performances, meetings, functions and activities.  Can seat audiences up to 250, including Balcony of 50, or 120 at tables.

Alcove
Small room suitable for meetings up to 10, counselling sessions or display/sales area.

Minor Hall
Can seat 120 at tables or in rows.  Suitable for exercise classes, dinners, parties, exhibitions, meetings and craft groups.

Lower Floor / Basement
Includes a meeting room and kitchen.  Can accommodate smaller meetings, community groups, crafts etc.  Seats a maximum of 50 people in L shaped Room, 20 in meeting room.

A range of equipment is also available to hire for use both inside and outside the Town Hall, including data projector, stage, table, chairs, crockery.

DayActivityTime
MondayUnion Art Club10am - 12pm
Ballet Class3.30pm - 6.45pm
Ju Jitsu6pm - 9.30pm
TuesdayUpper Bann U3A2pm - 4pm
3rd Tues of month
Unislim10am - 11am
6.30am - 7.30pm
Yoga with Margaret6.45pm - 7.45pm
Adult Ballet7.30pm - 8.30pm
Maths tutoring with Shane Scullion5pm - 6pm
Lough Neagh Writers
(alternate weeks)
7.30pm - 9.30pm
Wednesday Upper Bann U3A French Class10am - 12pm
Ju Jitsu6pm - 9.30pm
Pamela Cassells School of Performance Hip-Hop6pm - 7.45pm
Step Dancing with Annette Collins7pm - 8pm beginners
8pm - 9pm improvers
Magic Circle8pm - 10pm
Gamblers Anon7.30pm - 8.30pm
ThursdayAdult Dance Classes
(Swing, Salsa, Jive)
7.30pm
Kevin Conwell Children's Dance4.15pm - 5.00pm 4-7yrs
5.15pm - 6.00pm 8-11yrs
Pamela Cassells School of Performance Drama6pm - 10pm
Conwell School of Dance7.15pm - 8.15pm
8.30pm - 9.30pm
FridayBallet2.45pm - 6pm
Pamela Cassells School of Performance Speech & Drama4pm - 7pm
Lurgan Sign Language Club8pm - 10pm
SaturdayKids Craft with Linda of Parlour Design10.30am - 11.30am
Class Act Drama Academy11am - 1pm
Living Church of God1pm - 5pm
Sunday

Mourneview Community Centre
15 Knockshee,
Lurgan,
BT66 8NB
T: 028 3832 6020

Everyone is welcome at our clean and friendly centre.  We also have rooms to hire for children and adult birthday parties, conferences, training courses, dances etc.

Current activities at the centre include:

  • Dance for Adults with Learning Disabilities Monday 1.00pm – 3.00pm
  • Children’s Church 2-16yrs Monday 7.00pm – 8.00pm Everyone welcome
  • Senior Ladies Coffee Morning Tuesday 10.00am – 12 noon
  • Mother & Toddler Wednesday 10.30am -12.30pm
  • Dance Class 5-8yrs & 8-15yrs Wednesday 6.00pm – 8.00pm
  • Flower Arranging Thursday 10.00am – 12noon
  • Senior Bowls Thursday 7.45pm – 10.45pm
  • Craft Workshops (patchwork, tapestry, jewellery making etc) Friday 10.00am – 12noon

North Lurgan Community Centre
Levin Road
Lurgan
BT67 9EU
T: 028 3831 6394

Situated in the heart of North Lurgan, the centre provides a quality service to all residents in the surrounding area. It is a popular venue for children’s birthday parties and various social events. The Centre also offers kitchen facilities, play area, disabled access and extensive car parking.

A partnership with North Lurgan Community Association and Kilwilke Residents Group ensures a full and varied programme of activities is on offer. It is also the base for the North Lurgan Detached Youth Project, which hosts a wide spectrum of events and an annual local Community Fun Day.

Current activities

  • Pre-school Playgroup (Daily 9.15am -12.15pm
  • Arts & Craft Classes for over 50’s (commencing Monday 9th February 11am – 1pm for 6 weeks)*
  • Boxercise & Fitness Classes : Ladies (Monday & Wednesday 6.30pm – 7.30pm £4)
  • Boxercise & Fitness Classes : Gents (Monday & Wednesday 7.30pm – 8.30pm £4)
  • Playscheme Juniors (Monday – Friday 2.30pm – 4.00pm 50p)
  • Playscheme Seniors (Monday – Friday 4.15pm – 5.45pm 50p)
  • Youth Club Juniors (Tuesday & Thursday 7.00pm – 8.30pm)
  • Youth Club Interim (Tuesday & Thursday 8.30pm – 10.00pm)
  • Shalom Prayer Group (Wednesday 7.00pm-9.00pm)
  • City & Guilds Learn IT Computer Classes (Friday 10.00am-12.00noon No charge)
  • Good News Club (Wednesday 6.30pm-7.30pm)

*Enrolment essential to secure a place.  Classes are free and transport will be provided.

Sensory Garden
A new sensory garden was recently opened, for use by the Playgroup, Playscheme, Parents and Toddlers and any other group using the Centre. The garden, funded by the Department of Social Development through the Neighbourhood Renewal Investment Fund, provides a fun, safe and stimulating environment for children and young people.

The sensory garden includes an outdoor classroom with half walls, decking, seating, an all weather play area, a playhouse with planters, a sandbox with sliding lid, storytelling chair, sensory totem poles and finger maze, an active garden with raised planters, compost cottage, an arch bridge, rain-wheel and various other items of play/outdoor activity equipment.

Portadown Town Hall
15 – 17 Edward Street
Portadown
BT62 3LX
T: 028 3833 5264

Situated on Edward Street in the heart of Portadown, the Town Hall is renowned for its Georgian grandeur, character, and distinction. The Town Hall can be hired for a wide range of private, corporate, fundraising or entertainment events, providing you with an excellent service, competitive rates and an impressive backdrop for all events.

The Town Hall is a perfect venue for amateur and professional theatre, weddings, conferences and group meetings.  The auditorium is popular with local drama and theatre groups and has production equipment to ensure a dazzling performance.

The Minor Hall is registered as a wedding venue, there are other various sized rooms available for hire for a wide range of conferences, meetings, training or sales exhibitions etc. WIFI is available throughout the building free of charge to all guests and users.

Facilities

  • Main hall auditorium with up to 275 persons tiered seating /flat seating option
  • Stage area, orchestra pit, fly tower, and dressing room space
  • Rehearsal room
  • The Minor Hall  seating up to 100 persons
  • 7 Meetings rooms ranging in size
  • Box office and reception area
  • Large fully equipped kitchen
  • Audio visual equipment
  • Exhibition space
  • Nearby car parking
  • Fully accessible premises

Our in house technician can provide support for your event including:

  • Projection facilities
  • Staging/lighting
  • In house computer system
  • Sound reinforcement systems
  • Loop system
  • Microphone management system

Room sizes:

  • Minor Hall – 19m x 6m
  • Meeting Room 1 – 7m x 6m
  • Meeting Room 2 – 4m x 4m
  • Meeting Room 4 – 5m x 3m
  • Committee Room – 6m x 7m
  • Main Hall – seats 275 people
  • Stage – 9m x 9m
DayActivityTime
MondayPiano Lessons with Aubrey Bustard
Mid Ulster Border Bird Club8pm - 9pm
(1st Mon in month)
Tuesday Jo Jingles 9.30am - 1.30pm
Yoga6.30pm - 8pm
Potters House Fellowship Meeting7pm - 9pm
Portadown Widows Group8pm - 10pm
Craigavon Civil Service Retirement Fellowship2.30pm - 4.30pm
(1st Tues in month)
WednesdayRobyn Keegan Speech & Drama4.30pm - 6.30pm
Yoga6.30pm - 8pm
Gardening Club7.30pm - 9.30pm
(1st Wed in month)
ThursdayWeight Watchers10am - 11am
5.30pm - 6.30pm
Paul Drury Life Source Church Meeting7.30pm - 9.30pm
FridayRobyn Keegan Speech & Drama4.30pm - 5.30pm
Portadown & District
Philatelic Society
7.45pm - 9.30pm
(1st Fri in month)
SaturdayRobyn Keegan Speech & Drama1.30pm - 2.30pm
SundayPotters House Fellowship Meeting3pm - 6pm
Selah Outreach8pm - 10pm
(Last Sun in month)

Taghnevan Youth and Community Centre
Glenholme Park
Lurgan
BT66 8SL
T: 028 3833 5264

Taghnevan Youth and Community Centre is situated at Glenholme Park, Taghnevan.  It is the centre of the community, providing activities and facilities for residents and the wider Craigavon area.

For more information on Taghnevan Youth Club, please ring Adrian Hutchinson on 028 3832 4989.

There is a Multi-Use Games Area on site and free for all to use.  The MUGA is a top class facility offering the community a wide range of activities including tennis, football, Gaelic and basketball, to name but a few.  Please contact Paul Carville (MUGA Co-ordinator) on 07515 607459 if you wish to book this space.

Along with Taghnevan Community Development Association, we offer a range of free courses and programmes annually.  Please contact the centre on 028 3832 4989 or follow ‘Taghnevan Community Development Association’ on Facebook.

We work alongside TCDA, supporting their running of Taghnevan Allotments, which consists of 33 plots used by members of the public.  For more information on these, please phone the centre.

The Centre can cater for all types of activities, training / education projects, functions and events for all ages and abilities. All rooms are fully accessible.  We have a car park on site.  We also have baby changing facilities.

Facilities include:

Main Hall – Large hall, available for indoor soccer, badminton, birthday parties etc.

Social Area – A spacious room with pool / snooker tables, sofas.

Kitchen Facilities – Well-equipped and spacious room.

Computer Room – Computer room with four computers, and a TV – can also be used as small meeting room.

Art Room –
Well equipped, bright space available for arts and crafts, etc.

Outside Play-area – Secured area, available for outdoor games, football, etc.

Meeting Rooms – There are two rooms available on site, which can also be opened into one large room for meetings, etc.

Play Park – There is a playpark located at the back of the centre, beside the MUGA, which is free for all to use.

DayActivityTime
MondayTaghnevan Preschool Playgroup9.30am - 12.30pm
Parent & Toddlers10.30am - 12.30pm
Fitness Bootcamp / St Paul's GFC Training6pm - 7pm
Taghnevan Youth Club - Intermediate6pm - 9.30pm
TuesdayTaghnevan Preschool Playgroup9.30am - 12.30pm
Jenny McCann Fitness6.15pm - 7.15pm
Taghnevan Youth Club - Seniors7pm - 10pm
WednesdayTaghnevan Preschool Playgroup9.30am - 12.30pm
Art Group2pm - 4pm
Fitness Bootcamp6pm - 7pm
Bowls8pm - 10pm
ThursdayTaghnevan Preschool Playgroup9.30am - 12.30pm
Over 50's Social Club 10.30am - 1.30pm
Yoga2pm - 3pm
Clun na nÓg Irish Language Afterschool3pm - 5.30pm
Jenny McCann Fitness6.15pm - 7.15pm
FridayTaghnevan Preschool Playgroup9.30am - 12.30pm
Parent & Toddlers10.30am - 12.30pm
Youth Club - Juniors4pm - 6.30pm
SaturdayFitness Bootcamp10am - 11pm
Extended Provision Youth Club - Seniors6pm - 10pm
SundayExtended Provision Youth Club - Seniors6pm - 10pm

Tommy Makem Arts Centre
7 The Cow Fair
Keady
BT60 3TD
T: 028 3752 1810

DayActivityTimeRoom
Monday
Yoga10am - 11amMain Hall
LM School of Dance 4.30pm-6.30pmStudio
Weighwatchers6pm-7.30pmMain Hall
Meditation 8pm-10pmCowfair Room
Indoor Bowling8pm - 10pmMain hall
Tuesday
Pilates10am-11amMain Hall
Lithuanian Support Clinic5pm-7pmClea room
St Patrick's Community Band7pm-9pmClea Room/Studio
Pilates7.30pm-9.30pmStudio
Keady Whist Club8pm-10.30pmClea Room
Wednesday
Citizens Advice Bureau (via app)9.45am - 11.45amClea room
Tang Soo Do6.30pm- 7.30pmStudio
Gymnastics 5.15pm-8.15pmMain Hall
Yoga with Barry McGleenan8.30pm-10pmMill Studio
Pilates8.30pm - 10pmMain Hall
Thursday
Yoga10am-11amMain Hall
Taylor Scallon Irish Dancing5pm-8pmMill Studio
Scouts6.45pm-8.45pmClea Room & Cowfair Room
Indoor Bowling8pm-10pmMain Hall
Friday
Slimming World9am-11amMain Hall
Knitting Club1pm - 3pm Cowfair Room
Keady Engage Youth Club7pm - 10pmMain Hall
Saturday
LM School of Dance10am-2pmMain Hall
Open for bookingsOpen for bookingsOpen for bookings

Disabled Go

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