Hobbies – Arnside Clubs, Groups and Societies

Arnside Stitchers
Meet Wednesdays: 1.30-3.30pm in the Westmorland Room at the E.I., Church Hill from September to March. We welcome anyone interested in needlework, textile art and any stitching activity, whether beginners or experienced.
Call in and see what we do!
Contact:  Marj Robinson         hartsop97@gmail.com                        01524 762634 
Art Group
Meets weekly on a Wednesday afternoon 2 - 4pm at the W.I. Hall. 
Secretary: Paul Barnes     psbarnes@live.co.uk                               07801713428
For more information visit: arnsideartgroup.weebly.com
Bridge Club   
At the Educational Institute.  
Mondays: Bridge for Beginners with Chicago Bridge: 1.30- for 1.40pm.  All welcome. No partner necessary.   
Duplicate Bridge: Tuesdays & Fridays—6.45 for 7pm. Partners required.  
Contact Alan Farmer:      01524 735366
Computer Club
Tuesdays from 2—4.30pm (September to Easter) at The Westmorland Room at the E. I., Church Hill.
E.I. Members: £2  Non-E.I. members:  £3 (includes refreshments).
Contact:   Pat Clifford                                                         01524  762065
Horticultural Society  
Contact Neville for a Membership Card to receive details of visits etc and the Spring & Summer Shows.  
Contact: Neville Jackson    01524 761158
Lecture Group 
A series of lectures starting January & November in the W.I. Hall, Orchard Road. 2.15—4.30pm. 
Contact the secretary for details.
Secretary: Daphne Jarvis                                                             01524 761606
Scrabble (For Fun)
Wednesdays: 7.00pm at the Educational Institute.   
Contact: Fiona Stevens          fms.woodbine@googlemail.com   01524 762371
Sewing Bee
1st and 3rd Monday of the month: 7.30-9.30pm in the W.I. Hall.
All kinds of sewing and simple pattern cutting. £5 to include refreshments. (Proceeds to W.I. Hall funds.)
Contact: Pauline Smith             01524 761136
Stitch-in-Time
Knit, Natter & Sew! The local team of ‘Days for Girls’ make sustainable hygiene kits for refugees and girls in developing countries to enable them to stay in school or work. 
Knitters are also welcome to make sweaters for sub-Saharan babies (www.DaysforGirls.org)  
Just turn up on the 1st or 3rd Tuesday of each month between 11am-4pm in the Methodist Church Hall.
For further details contact:      Violet Brown on  07722246241   or Sheila Petersen  on   07752811985