What's on at the Centre

Durham Children's UniversityHere you can find details of the groups that meet and activities that take place across the week.


9am - 12.30pm : St Paul's Job Club

10am - 12noon : Art Group (part of the St Paul's Job Club)

4pm – 6pm : KUMON Maths and English tuition

Sue Salmon Tel. 01388 811688

7pm – 9.30pm : Adults Badminton Club (Term-time)
John Nichol Tel. 01388 812860

7pm – 9pm : St Paul’s Mothers' Union (Term-time)
Meet in the Green Room on the second Monday of every month
Jane Oxenham Tel. 01388 816805


10.30am : Computer Class
Drop in session for anyone looking to brush up on their computer skills.

1.45pm - 2.45pm : Parkinson's Group
Meets for light exercise

5.15pm  - 6.30pm : Pilates (Term-time)
Contact Janet Arnold – approved Body Control Pilates Association Instructor and Level 3 Pilates Instructor with the Register of Exercise Professionals.
Tel. 07967 620670
janetpilates@aol.com / www.janetpilates.co.uk

7pm - 8.30pm : Yoga with Tracey
The classes are aimed at beginners and those with a mixed ability.
Contact Tracey Henderson on 07963334991 (after 6pm) or traceyhyoga@gmail.com
Each session is £6 and to be paid in cash on the night.


9am - 11am (term time) : Playdays Playgroup
A group for children (0-4 years old) and their parent/guardian or carer. We have a baby sensory area for the littlest ones and for the older children there’s a chance to play games, dress up and partake in a range of arts and crafts activities and each session ends in song time. Throughout the year special themed events will take place. Wednesday 9 -11am (term time)
Contact: Stephen 07908 788123

1.30pm - 2.45pm : Singing Group
An informal group for people who love to sing!

5.30pm - 6.30pm : WeightWatchers
Karen Pullman Tel. 07811 579529

8pm : After8 (third Wednesday of the month)
A opportunity for Christian fellowship over a cuppa and cake

8pm - 10pm : Cobweb Orchestra (open to beginners and advanced musicians to share their love of music)
Greg Pullen Tel. 01388 811005


10.30am - 11.30am : Boogie Beat
A unique group that incorporates music, dance and singing. The pre-school classes have dance themes based on traditional fairy tales and nursery rhymes using all of our own music and illustrations. 

1.30pm – 3.30pm : Tea Dance
Tel. 01388 813404

5pm - 6pm : St Paul's Rainbows (Term-time)
6pm – 7.15pm : St Paul’s Brownies (Term-time)
7.15pm – 9pm : St Paul’s Guides (Term-time)
E-mail -
To register for a place - www.girlguiding.org.uk 


10am - 12noon : Foodbank Distribution Point
(Please note - food is only available to those who have a red foodbank voucher by one of the official referrers. Visit
durhamfoodbank.org.uk for more details.

4pm – 6pm : KUMON Maths & English tuition
Sue Salmon Tel. 01388 811 688


10.30-11.15am - Trekkers

Trekkers is the Sunday children's ministry at St Paul's. The weekly session is for children aged between 3 and 11 and is designed to introduce them to the Christian faith in a fun and creative way. The session lasts for approximately 45 minutes before everyone comes back into church for the rest of the main Sunday service.
Tel. Revd Matt Tarling, 01388 327603