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"In the heart of rural Hampshire"


Forget the classroom environment - all of these classes are informative, hands-on and very rewarding; you'll be hard-pressed to fit it all in!

Chilled Art

Every picture tells a story.  This club is bound to get your creative side flowing on Thursday mornings at 10.00am in the Wickham Room.  Patricia Fray runs this group and she can be contacted on 01329 832751 for more details.

Computers made Easy!

Aged 50+? Bring your knowledge, skills and abilities into the 21st Century with one-to-one tuition, for only one hour per week, up to 8 weeks duration. 

Learn to use with ease the basic applications ("apps") on your computer, laptop, tablet or mobile device. Internet, photos, social media, emails, shopping and home-study learning.

Call TODAY to enrol for one of our friendly and informative training sessions at your local centre  or email

Marwell Photography Group

The group is a member of the Southern Photographic Federation, affiliated to the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain.

We aim to promote photography through contacts with other Photographic Groups and photographers.

We have a specialist interest in animals. Even with this bias towards animal photography, this does not mean we ignore everything else on the contrary we have a set of competitions which ensure the membership are stretched including Animal Free, Landscape/Seascape and also floral only competitions.

We meet twice a month on Wednesday's at 7:45pm throughout the year (except June to August) in the Wickham Community Centre.

We are a friendly group with a range of photographers covering beginners to professionals. You are more than welcome to visit one of our meetings without charge or obligation but please send an e-mail to the Chairperson, Secretary or Membership Secretary first.

Paul Barnes - Chairperson

Scallywags School for Dogs

You'd be barking mad to miss this class!  Claire offers positive, force-free, reward based dog behaviour and training advice for dog owners.  Classes take place in the Long Room on Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm until 9.00pm.  For more information call her on 01329 833813.

Slimming World

Suzi has two back-to-back informal meetings on Wednesdays.  Group times are 4pm, 5.30pm and at 7.30pm and there is excellent support and advice to help achieve your ideal weight, in a fun and friendly atmosphere.  Call her on 07899 817840

University of Third Age, Meon Valley

Never dull, U3A cover the most interesting topics during their meetings, which take place every other Tuesday in the Houghton Room between 2.00pm and 4.00pm. They even have refreshments! Pop along or call Brian Barrett on 01329 833384 to confirm the date of the next meeting.



Every Thursday during term-time, Georgina Lucas will develop your interest in furniture and design during this informative course, giving step by step instruction in a modern, friendly environment.  Call her to discuss your project on 02380 767115.

Weight Watchers

Weight Watchers International is an American company that offers various products and services to assist weight loss and maintenance.Meetings are Monday mornings at 9:30am, call Jayne for more information on 07795258155

If you are looking for a local counseller then please follow this link it is run by the same man who does the computer courses here.