Eccleshall Community Centre
Eccleshall Community Centre, the former Middle School, was purchased by Eccleshall Parish Council in 1993 for community use. The Centre is leased long term to the Eccleshall Community Centre Association for day to day management.
The excellent facilities include several rooms suitable for meetings and various activities, There is a well equipped, kitchen and a large hall with stage for dances, parties and drama productions. Eccleshall pre-school occupies part of the premises but sadly the Day Centre has now closed.
The Community Centre Association consists of a group of volunteers and representatives from various user groups, who ensure that the centre runs smoothly. At the Annual General Meeting held on May 11th 2015 the following Officers were elected - Mr. Gordon Dale Chairman, Mr. George Simkin - Vice-Chair, Mrs.Tina Price- Treasurer and Mrs. Christine Heelis - Secretary.
The following events are held regularly at the Community Centre - Bowls, Ballet, Pre-School, Badminton. Pilates and Kung Fu. Stay and Play and Before and After School Sessions There are monthly meetings of the Historical Society and Guides Trefoil and Textile and Craft together with a Country and Western night once a month Educational classes held include Upholstery, Ornithology, Yoga and Italian Other events held at the centre include Blood Donor sessions and 'Flu jabs. Textile and craft, Umpah night, Children's parties, Private discos, Wedding reception, Katharine House Fund Raising, Cricket Club, Holy Trinity Church, Eccleshall Singers, Birthday Parties, Wedding Anniversaries, Band Practice, Elections, Allotments, Public Meetings, Eccleshall Show Committee, Eccleshall Scouts, Beggars Ball, Age Concern, Drama and many more. Events are booked periodically by the Association.
The Main hall is decorated to a very high standard and is the perfect venue for wedding receptions and parties. A conservatory was built onto the Jubilee Room in 2010 If you wish to book the Centre, or enquire about any of the activities please contact Mrs. Libby Dale 01785 850124. The Centre is well used and very popular to avoid disappointment bookings need to be made well in advance. Tel. 01785 850124
DATES FOR YOUR DIARY:-
November 12th, 2016 - Carolann B
December 31st, 2016 - Bobby Jones
(New Year’s Eve). Ticket only
February 11th, 2017 - Pete Jones
March 11th, 2017 - Double Focus
April 8th, 2017 - Richie Jones
May 13th, 2017 - Alan Williams
September 9th, 2017 - Bob Morgan
October 14th, 2017 - Mick Denver
November 11th, 2017 - Bobby Jones
December 31st, 2017 - Carolann B & Richie Jones
(New Year’s Eve) -Ticket only
All events start at 8pm
Bring your own food and drink
Gordon Dale - 01785 850124
Stan Hall - 01785 850843
George Simkin - 01630 673033