Weekly Activities & Clubs

Something for Everyone

Weekly Events, Clubs and Activities in the Centre

Card Craft

Craft group

When: Monday 9.30a.m.-11.30a.m.

PALS - Over 50s Club

Over 50’s group

When: Tuesday & Thursday 9.30a.m.-12.00p.m.

Cost: £3 per session

Includes badminton and refreshments. All welcome.

Gentle Yoga

Stretches, breathing practices and relaxation to improve muscle tone, increase flexibility and help cope with stress.

When: Tuesday 1.30-3.00p.m.

Cost: £6 per session


Join Bishop Auckland Gymnastics Club for children's gymnastics.  Contact bishopaucklandgymnasticsclub@outlook.com / 07584672080 for details.

When: Tuesday 5:00p.m. - 6:00p.m.


Badminton Club serves up an ace evening every Tuesday from 7pm-9pm. Court hire is also available for non-club members and courts are available during weekdays and weekends.

When: Tuesday 7-9pm


Walking Football

If you can walk then you can play Walking Football.  The game follows the same rules as normal football except no running or sliding tackles...it's a free kick if you do!  Walking Football takes place in our sports hall so no worres about the weather.

Every Wednesday (except during school holidays) from 1:30p.m.-2:30p.m. The cost is £3 per person per session.

Weight Watchers

Join Weightwatchers and start a new chapter in your life.  With Weightwatchers leader Sally Downie.

When: Wednesday 5.30p.m.-6.30p.m.

Tai Chi Chuan

Join us for Tai Chi on a Thursday from 12:30pm – 1:30pm with Tracey from MDA North East UK Branch.  Classes involve centralising energy in Chi Kung/Qi Gong and then circulating energy in foundation form. 

The cost is £5.50 per session.

Contact Spectrum reception to book a place.

Weight Watchers

Join Weightwatchers and start a new chapter in your life.  With Weightwatchers leader Danielle.

When: Friday 9.30a.m.-10.30a.m.

CREE – Men’s Socialisation Group

When: Friday 1.30p.m.-3:00p.m.  

Sessions can include walks, day trips, art and craft, sport, board games and always include socialisation and refreshments.

Contact: Nigel at Spectrum for details

Cost: FREE

Family Roller Sessions

Get together with the family every Saturday and enjoy the retro-fuelled fun that is roller skating! Choose from one of two sessions (times as shown). We even include skate hire but sizes are limited!

Families can skate together or adults can enjoy a drink and a snack while watching their children have fun!  Please note this is a family session and children cannot be left unattended and adults must be with a child!

When: Every Saturday



Cost: £2.50 per skater per session

Additionally we have a Wednesday session from 2.00p.m.-3.30p.m. during school holidays for only £3 per skater (except December).

Roller hockey coaching

Roller Hockey is a fast and furious all-action sport perfect for adrenaline-fuelled boys and girls – and we’re always looking for new players! It’s quick and easy to learn so don't worry if you've never skated before. We now compete in the Northern Counties Roller Hockey Association.

When: Saturday 12.00pm-1.00pm 


Durham City Rolling Angel’s Roller Derby

Durham City Rolling Angels are a Women's Flat Track Roller Derby squad. Catch the club’s Facebook page for details and get your skates on!

When: Sunday 11am-1pm