We have a suite of halls that are used by different groups throughout the week by both community and church. Below you can find out more about regular community groups. For church users, please visit our Activities tab. If you would like to hire the hall for a one-off or regular let then please look at the conditions of let and fill in a form, which contains details of costs and return to Mr Bill McCreadie, our halls let manager. You can phone him to check availability - 01698 324339 or simply send in the form.
(Part of Girl Guiding)
There are three leaders – Jennifer, Ashley and Chloe, along with a guide helper – Holly. We do lots of fun activities including arts and crafts, dress up, science experiments and the list goes on! We also like to take the girls on exciting trips when we can. We would be more than happy to hear from you, so please don’t hesitate to contact us on 07453 317257 and Jennifer can answer your questions. It is £1.50 per week plus annual subscription.
There are four leaders – Melissa, Winnie, Fiona and Natasha.
1st High Blantyre Brownies has been running for many years. Brownies is an opportunity for girls to make friends, develop their skills and become more confident, independent individuals. At Brownies the girls take part in fun activities such as games, sausage sizzle nights and Brownie Camp. The girls also work towards completing various tasks and activities to earn badges. More information about Brownies can be found on the girl guiding website. To find out more please contact Melissa Oswald either by email on email@example.com or 07703438242. It is £2 per week plus annual subscription.
The model railway club meet every Tuesday from 7-9pm in the Hall. They are currently constructing a new layout and enthusiasts and new members welcome. If interested in more details please contact email firstname.lastname@example.org or come along.
Y&A Dance teach Modern, Freestyle, Tap and Highland dancing to girls and boys aged 2-22+ years. Teachers Caroline and Hazel have been teaching in Blantyre for over 34 years and along with assistants Jillian and Andrew currently in the Blantyre Old Parish Church Hall:
Saturday 9:30am-1:30pm and Wednesday 5pm-9pm.
Boys only Freestyle/Hip Hop Class takes place from 5pm- 5:45pm every Wednesday and is taught by Andrew Stark.
All pupils participate in our annual dance display which is held in the Village Theatre in May/June.
Pupils P2 and above are entered for BATD examinations every December and to date have achieved 100% pass rate in all examinations entered over the past 34 years.
All new pupils are welcomed, however, we limit entry to August and January every years.
For further information please contact:
Hazel: 07954391059 or Caroline: 07990912526
Friday morning 10-12
£2 per child £1 for siblings and under 1's are free
Snack provided (toast, pancakes, yoghurt, fruit, rice cakes, biscuit and juice)
Occasionally have craft activities
Song time with parachute and musical instruments at the end
We have many spaces just now as we are at half our capacity
We have a couple of parties a year and provide the Christmas gifts and all outgoings for each party and also pay for one summer trip per year.