Current classes include:

Writing for Fun – monthly on Thursday afternoons, a 90-minute class with Pat Smail for people developing their skills in writing who may have a project in mind

Ukelele with Ian Cooper – a weekly 2-hour class (with tea break) for learners at all levels, building a wide repertoire of modern and accompanied melodies and popular ukulele-accompanied songs.

Aromatherapy – all about Do-Terra essential oils with Nikka Claassens.These workshops which explain the benefit of individual essential oils, and how they can be used, take place every couple of months.

Contact us for the above tutors’ contact details.

Our two classrooms and Meeting Room 1 can be hired by tutors or facilitators for classes and workshops organized for private or public groups. Contact us for further details. If you have an idea about running a regular class, or leading a one-off workshop, or think there’s a demand something particular do let us know


Stitch Together meets every Thursday morning for two hours. Participants bring their craft projects with them and enjoy the company and swapping skills and ideas.

The Melville’s class rooms, meeting rooms and café-bar are available for hire at reasonable rates by private or public groups which come together e.g. to promote wellbeing, enjoy the arts and protect the environment.



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WRITING 4 FUN (creative writing)

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USKULELE  (Ukulele orchestra)



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