Hall Hire in Wigginton
Wigginton Old School
The Old School (YO32 2PU) is located on Mill Lane adjacent to the
village pond. Many local groups meet regularly for a variety of
functions as shown below.
It is also available for hire for private parties and social events-contact: email@example.com
Facilities at the Old School include:
All round accessible access and exiting, alarmed accessible toilets, car parking for 11-14 vehicles including accessible parking. The car park can be fully secured during use. There are blackout blinds at all windows and projector screens in both our meeting/function rooms and a fully stocked kitchen with hot water boiler and microwave oven. There is a music licence and the rooms have full sound absorption panels. LED lighting is installed throughout the building.
The following organisations and groups meet in the Old School:
The Flying Ducks Theatre Group, children’s sections meet at the Old
School Wigginton on Monday and Tuesday late pm-early evening term time.
The Quacks group on Monday and Tuesday between 4pm and 5pm and the
Little Ducklings on Monday evening 5-15 to 6-16pm.
IAIDO MARTIAL ARTS
Iaido Martial Arts Group meet each Friday evening throughout the year
at the Old School between 8pm and 9-30pm.
OAKEN GROVE YOUTH AND COMMUNITY CENTRE
Oaken Grove Youth and Community Centre based at the end of Ellis
Avenue (Oaken Grove) Haxby, offers a wide range of educational and
leisure activities for local people in Haxby and Wigginton (and York).
As well as hosting community groups, local businesses and local
services, a very active group of volunteers organise weekly activities
for the benefit of local people of all ages and abilities. It holds
sessions for young people in the Old School.
For youth provisions: firstname.lastname@example.org
Shine 21 is a charity dedicated to enhancing the lives of children
with Downs Syndrome and is passionate about supporting their families.
Shine 21 meets term time every Monday and Tuesday morning from
9-30-12-30 at the Old School Wigginton providing regular development
sessions with trained speech and language therapist, and physiotherapy
and personal needs support- as well as lots of fun activities.
Silver Swans will meet every Friday morning commencing in September
2021 from 10-11am, at the Old School Wigginton. The classes play such an
important role in the elderly community through the benefits of dance.
This helps to combat anatomical issues associated with the aging process
and to stave off degenerative conditions such as dementia, falls
prevention and social isolation.
The Old School Wigginton hosts two (2) separate Spiritualist meeting
each week. Sensing Spirits meets Wednesday evenings 7-15-9 (except the
3rd Wednesday of the month) and on the third Sunday evening each month.
Whilst Simon Peters, Spiritualist leader holds his meetings every
Thursday evening between 6-30 -9 30.
Contact: Sensing Spirits email email@example.com and Simon Peters email- firstname.lastname@example.org
SUE CLAYTON ART
Award winning local artist Sue Clayton will be introducing two (2)
new exciting art courses each Thursday in September 2021 at the Old
School Wigginton. Painting and Drawing 10-12 noon and Purely Portraits
Each themed six-week course will include art demonstrations and delve into art history as the groups explore artists and movements inspiring your own artwork.
The groups are fun, relaxed, friendly and most welcoming and open to all from absolute beginners to selling artist.
Contact: @sueclaytonart on twitter, facebook and Instagram or visit www.sueclaytonart.com
Tiny Stompers meets on a periodic basis at the Old School Wigginton
providing a baby massage service. The sessions are very relaxing with
basic to advanced techniques taught in every class aid to bonding and
child development. Techniques are also shown to help decrease pain
caused by colic, constipation and teething. The service is also held
around York and in own homes.
For further information: www.facebook.com/tinystompersbabymassage/
U3A CAMERA CLUB (occasional) and U3A LINE DANCING
Meet on Tuesdays between 1-30 and 3pm at the Old School Wigginton.
Contact: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
The WEA meet on a Wednesday afternoon between 2-4pm at the Old School
Wigginton, for Greek language tutoring, and on Wednesday at 2-4pm at the
St Nicholas Church Hall for the History Group. These very friendly
groups invite new members. The WEA also offers a whole range of course
held at various locations around York.
WING CHU KUNG FU
Wing Chu Kung Fu, the Chinese Martial Arts group, meets every Monday
evening at the Old School Wigginton between 7-30 and 9pm. Established in
2001 the class is taught by a resident Sifu who has a diverse background
in the martial arts. This is a simple, direct and highly effective
martial art, ideal for self-defence.
YORK CITY FC FOUNDATION-MEMORIES
York City FC Foundation runs a weekly session every Monday from
1-2-30pm at the Old School Wigginton using sport as a vehicle to talk.
The aim of the sessions is to bring people out of their homes, providing
the opportunity to share York City stories and chat about current
affairs with like-minded people creating a network of peer support.
YORK VINTAGE DANCE GROUP
York Vintage Dance Group meet at various York Locations including the
Old School Wigginton and Wigginton Recreation Hall. The Community Dance
Group promotes, demonstrates and teaches adult dance classes in a social
and relaxed environment, covering a wide range of individual and partner
dances from the 1920’s to the 1940’s and 50’s. In addition, they arrange
themed dance nights, social evenings, outings and displays.
In addition to those events shown, various retail events are held at
the Old School throughout the year principally at weekends and include:
Persian Rug sales contact: email email@example.com,
Carpet and laminate flooring sales contact: email firstname.lastname@example.org,
Beds and Mattress sales contact: email email@example.com
and occasionally Antique valuation and purchase days.