Carlton & Gedling

Interest Groups

We have over 60 Interest Groups to choose from. The first table below lists all Groups by Category.

The second table is a Monthly Schedule of Groups that have a regular meeting day.

The third table lists all Groups in Alphabetical Order. Click any Group name to go to the Group page.

Please check the Group pages to see if the group is still meeting during the current restrictions, or if they are making alternative arrangements such as meeting by Zoom.

Art & LiteratureSport & GamesWalking & OutdoorsHome & Garden
Alternative Book ClubBridge and WhistBird WatchingBonsai
ArtCanastaCyclingCrafts
Art AppreciationChessFive Miles and a cup of teaGreenfingers
Book ClubIndoor BowlsStriders WalkingKnit & Stitch
Creative WritingScrabbleStrollers WalkingSewing
DramaTable Tennis
PhotographyTen Pin Bowling
Poetry Appreciation
Theatre
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Music & DanceFood & DrinkStudy GroupsTalking Groups
Classical Music StudyAle, Cider & Lager TastingComputingDiscussion
Making Music For FunCoffee MorningFamily HistoryFrench Beginners
Music AppreciationInternational DiningFilm StudyFrench Conversation
Opera StudyWine TastingHistory StudyGrouchy Girls
Singing for PleasureIrish HistoryGrumpy Old Men
Tea DancingLocal History
UkuleleMemory Course
.Railway Enthusiasts
.Religious Architecture
.Science
Others
General MeetingNew MembersTrips and Visits

TABLE 2: MONTHLY SCHEDULE

WeekDayTimeGroupVenue / Meeting point
1Mon10:00French Beginnersor French Conversation by Zoom
1Mon10:30GreenfingersGedling Road Methodist Church
1Mon14:00History StudyRichard Herrod Centre
1Mon16:15DramaCarlton Fire Station
1Tue10:00PhotographyCarlton Fire Station, or a local visit
1Tue14:00Book ClubCarlton Fire Station
1Tue16:30Indoor BowlsRichard Herrod Centre
1Wed10:00Singing For PleasureNetherfield Baptist Church
1Wed10:00UkuleleBlacks Head
1Wed14:00Bridge and Whist + ScrabbleThe Willowbrook
1Thu14:00Alternative Book ClubThe Willowbrook
1Fri10:00Knit & StitchCarlton Fire Station
1Fri16:00Table TennisCarlton-le-Willows Academy (winter only)
1Sat09:30Cycling For FunMeet at 50 Willow Road
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2Mon10:00French Beginnersor French Conversation by Zoom
2Mon10:00Classical Music StudyAt a member's house
2Mon14:00ChessAt a member's house
2Mon18:30Wine Lovers 2Burton Road Community Centre
2Tue10:00Five Miles and a cup of teaMeet at Ranmoor Road car park
2Tue14:00Music AppreciationZoom meeting or a member’s house
2Tue14:30Poetry AppreciationAt a member's house
2Wed10:00Making Music For FunNetherfield Baptist Church
2Wed13:30Strollers Walking
2Wed14:00Bridge and Whist + ScrabbleThe Willowbrook
2ThuReligious Architecture
2Thu10:00Cycling For FunMeet at 50 Willow Road
2Thu11:00Coffee MorningPortobello
2Thu12:00Ten Pin BowlingMFA Bowl, Nottingham
2Thu13:30ArtCarlton Fire Station
2Thu16:00Irish Historyby Zoom
2Fri09:30Bird WatchingMeet at Richard Herrod Centre
2Fri12:00Grumpy Old MenThe Willowbrook
2Fri13:30CraftsCarlton Fire Station
2Fri16:00Table TennisCarlton-le-Willows Academy (winter only)
2Sat09:30Cycling For FunMeet at 50 Willow Road
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3Mon10:00French Beginnersor French Conversation by Zoom
3Mon10:30Family HistoryRichard Herrod Centre
3Mon16:15DramaCarlton Fire Station
3Mon18:30Wine Lovers 3Age Concern, Carlton Hill top
3Tue14:00Local HistoryRichard Herrod Centre, or a local visit
3Tue14:00Grouchy GirlsThe Willowbrook
3Wed10:00UkuleleBlacks Head
3Wed14:00Bridge and Whist + ScrabbleThe Willowbrook
3Thu10:30GENERAL MEETINGRichard Herrod Centre
3Fri10:00ScienceRichard Herrod Centre
3Fri10:00Singing for PleasureBethesda Ministries Church
3Fri14:00CanastaRichard Herrod Centre
3Fri16:00Table TennisCarlton-le-Willows Academy (winter only)
3Sat09:30Cycling For FunMeet at 50 Willow Road
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4Wed10:00BonsaiAt a member's house
4Mon10:00French Beginnersor French Conversation by Zoom
4Mon10:00SewingCarlton Fire Station
4Mon10:30DiscussionAt a member's house
4Mon14:00ChessAt a member's house
4Mon14:00Film Studyby Zoom
4Tue14:00Music AppreciationZoom meeting or a member’s house
4Wed10:00Making Music For FunNetherfield Baptist Church
4Wed14:00Bridge and Whist + ScrabbleThe Willowbrook
4Thu09:00Striders WalkingMeet at Ranmoor Road car park
4Thu11:00Coffee MorningPortobello
4Fri12:00Grumpy Old Men by Zoom
4Fri16:00Table TennisCarlton-le-Willows Academy (winter only)
4Sat09:30Cycling For FunMeet at 50 Willow Road
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5Wed14:00Bridge and Whist + ScrabbleThe Willowbrook
5Fri16:00Table TennisCarlton-le-Willows Academy (winter only)
5Sat09:30Cycling For FunMeet at 50 Willow Road
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3/4Fri14:00Creative WritingThe Willowbrook (Friday after General Meeting)

TABLE 3: ALPHABETICAL LIST OF GROUPS

Group List
ALE, CIDER & LAGER TASTING
 Various dates
 Various datesALTERNATIVE BOOK CLUB
 1st Thursday
 1st Thursday
ART
 2nd Thursday
 2nd ThursdayART APPRECIATION
 Various dates
 Various dates
BIRD WATCHING
 2nd Friday
 2nd FridayBONSAI
 4th Wednesday
 4th Wednesday
BOOK CLUB
 1st Tuesday
 1st TuesdayBRIDGE & WHIST
 Every Wednesday
 Every Wednesday
CANASTA
 1st & 4th Fri, 2th & 5th Tue
 1st & 4th Fri, 2th & 5th TueChess
 2nd & 4th Mondays
 2nd & 4th Mondays
CLASSICAL MUSIC STUDY
 2nd Monday
 2nd MondayCOFFEE MORNING
 2nd & 4th Thursdays
 2nd & 4th Thursdays
COMPUTING
 Courses & Helpline
 Courses & HelplineCRAFTS
 2nd Fri or 4th Thurs
 2nd Fri or 4th Thurs
CREATIVE WRITING
 Friday after Gen Meeting
 Friday after Gen MeetingCYCLING
 Saturdays & 2nd Thursdays
 Saturdays & 2nd Thursdays
DISCUSSION
 4th Monday
 4th MondayDRAMA
 1st & 3rd Mondays
 1st & 3rd Mondays
FAMILY HISTORY
 3rd Monday
 3rd MondayFILM STUDY
 4th Monday
 4th Monday
FIVE MILES AND A CUP OF TEA
 2nd Tuesday
 2nd TuesdayFLOWER ARRANGING
 Details TBA
 Details TBA
FRENCH BEGINNERS
 Fortnightly on Mondays
 Fortnightly on MondaysFRENCH CONVERSATION
 Fortnightly on Mondays
 Fortnightly on Mondays
GENERAL MEETING
 3rd Thursday
 3rd ThursdayGREENFINGERS
 1st Monday
 1st Monday
GROUCHY GIRLS
 3rd Tuesday
 3rd TuesdayGRUMPY OLD MEN
 2nd Friday
 2nd Friday
HISTORY STUDY
 1st Monday
 1st MondayINDOOR BOWLS
 1st Tuesday
 1st Tuesday
INTERNATIONAL DINING
 Alternate 3rd Thursdays
 Alternate 3rd ThursdaysIRISH HISTORY
 2nd Thursday
 2nd Thursday
KNIT & STITCH
 1st Friday
 1st FridayLOCAL HISTORY
 3rd Tuesday
 3rd Tuesday
MAKING MUSIC FOR FUN
 2nd & 4th Wednesdays
 2nd & 4th WednesdaysMEMORY COURSE
 Various dates
 Various dates
MUSIC APPRECIATION
 4th Tuesday
 4th TuesdayNEW MEMBERS MEETING
 see Coffee Morning
 see Coffee Morning
OPERA STUDY
 Various dates
 Various datesPHOTOGRAPHY
 1st Tuesday
 1st Tuesday
POETRY APPRECIATION
 2nd Tuesday
 2nd TuesdayRAILWAY ENTHUSIASTS
 1st Tuesday
 1st Tuesday
RELIGIOUS ARCHITECTURE
 1st Thursday
 1st ThursdaySCIENCE
 3rd Friday
 3rd Friday
SCRABBLE
 Every Wednesday
 Every WednesdaySEWING
 4th Monday
 4th Monday
SINGING FOR PLEASURE
 1st Wed & 3rd Fri
 1st Wed & 3rd FriSTRIDERS WALKING
 4th Thursday
 4th Thursday
STROLLERS WALKING
 2nd Wed & 4th Fri
 2nd Wed & 4th FriTABLE TENNIS
 Winter Fridays
 Winter Fridays
TEA DANCING
 Alternate Mondays
 Alternate MondaysTEN PIN BOWLING
 2nd Thursday
 2nd Thursday
THEATRE
 Various dates
 Various datesTRIPS AND VISITS
 Various dates
 Various dates
UKULELE
 1st & 3rd Wednesdays
 1st & 3rd WednesdaysWINE TASTING
 2nd & 3rd Mondays
 2nd & 3rd Mondays