Hobbies – Clubs, Groups and Societies in Arnside

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, Orchard Road.. 
Secretary: Paul Barnes     psbarnes@live.co.uk                               07801713428
For more information visit: arnsideartgroup.weebly.com
Bridge Club   
At the Educational Institute, Church Hill.  
Mondays: Bridge for Beginners 1.00 - 1.45pm.  Chicago Bridge:  1.45 - 4.30pm. All welcome. No partner necessary.   
Tuesdays & Fridays:  Duplicate Bridge—6.45 for 7pm. Partners required.  
Contact:  George Crowther     crowthergeorge@aol.com              01524 
Camera Club
Meetings are generally held on a Friday evening in Burton-in-Kendal.
Holme & District Photographic Society is a friendly, active club that caters for all levels of experience with lectures, members evenings and outings throughout the year. It has a warm, welcoming atmosphere and the meetings are informal.
For meeting dates, see our website: holmephotosoc.co.uk 
Potential new members may attend one meeting free of charge, and then join or pay a visitor fee of £3 per meeting.
Computer Club
Tuesdays from 2—4.00pm  in The Westmorland Room at the E. I., Church Hill.
All welcome regardless of their ability or their operating system.
E.I. Members: £2  Non-E.I. members:  £3 (includes refreshments).
Contact:   Sue Harrison                                                                 01524  762638
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
Stitch-in-Time
The local team of ‘Days for Girls’ make reusable hygiene kits for girls and women in developing countries to enable them to stay in school or work. 
Knitters also make sweaters and blankets for babies overseas, or refugees.
We meet on the 1st or 3rd Tuesday of each month between 11am-4pm in the Methodist Church Hall. 
Come and join us to sew, knit and natter! 
For further details contact:  Violet Brown on  07722246241, Sheila Petersen on 01524 761317 
or Anne Hughson on 01524 761800.    arnsidecumbriauk@daysforgirls.org       www.DaysforGirls.org