Regular Activities & Classes

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Please note that our regular classes may not run during the Fringe Season.

Monday:

 

 

Toddler and Baby Group

10am-11:30am
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We are an informal drop-in group for under-twos and carers. We welcome child with parents, grandparents, carers, on Monday mornings from 10am-11:30am, to meet, chat, play, sing and snack. £2 per family, and proceeds after costs go to children’s charities.

 

Tai Chi

7.45pm

Instruction in tai chi chuan, the renowned health and self-development art. Our members welcome beginners (and more advanced practitioners). Classes in International Wu Shu Federation (Beijing), standard training syllabus for Tai Chi Chuan – international competition forms, combined styles (Yang, Wu, Chen and Sun) – traditional long forms and weapons forms of Tai Chi Chuan.  There is also supplemental training in a variety of Chi Gung methods. 

Tuesday:

 

Yoga Drop in Class:  Tuesday Morning Flow

7am-8am
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Join me in the beautiful skylit space, Start your day off right. In this class Jacob will guide you through a strengthening sequence of movements that will help progress you in your understanding of your body and yoga, leaving you to feel great in your body and calm and collected in your mind leaving you ready to tackle your day.

Medical parent and baby group

1pm to 3pm
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Group for all local parents with babies 6 months or under. Health Visitors offer support with breast/infant feeding and all other aspects of baby and child care. Contact Health Visitors on 0131 260 9222.

Girls Brigade

6:30pm

Girls Brigade is a Christian organisation and part of each meeting involves Bible story time and worship. We also do loads of games and crafts. We do lots of other things too like singing, baking, helping other people and learning about our world. We take part in events with other Girls’ Brigade companies in Edinburgh.

Wednesday:

 

Midweek Service
& Lunch

12:15 pm

A simple meal available at 12:15pm, followed by  a short worship service at 1pm.

 

Stockbridge and Inverleith Community Council 

The 3rd Wednesday of the month at 7.00pm
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The Stockbridge and Inverleith Community Council (Edinburgh), exists to ascertain, co-ordinate and express the views of the Stockbridge and Inverleith Community to Local Government and Public Authorities. All members of the community are welcome to attend and participate.Stockbridge and Inverleith Community Council generally meet the third Wednesday of the month at 7.00pm at Stockbridge Church.


Pilates +

8-9pm
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Pilates Plus was established in 2010, bringing you Pilates designed and instructed by qualified physiotherapists. Tess and Laura are the co-founders of Pilates Plus. Since 2009 the team has grown since then, and they are now a team of 10. They all share a passion for Pilates and are qualified physiotherapists and Pilates instructors. All welcome! Contact number 07971778962.

 

CAP (Celebrating
Age Project)

CAP group meets twice monthly from Oct-May on a Wednesday with a wide range of speakers & a time of  fellowship together. Check the Order of Service to see when the group meets next.

Thursday:

 

 

Young Engineers

Thursdays at 3.45pm and 5pm 
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Young Engineers sessions educate and excite children about Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) by providing fun and inspirational classes using K'nex and Lego.  We are passionate about engineering and believe that our programmes help inspire our young people to get excited by technical subjects and give them the opportunity to learn about and explore their world in a fun and exciting way.  

 

Stockbridge and Newtown Community Orchestra

Rehearsals are on Thursday at 7pm
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Stockbridge and New Town Community Orchestra is a for-fun organisation of Edinburgh-area amateur musicians who like to get together Thursday nights for a bit of playing. They have been around since 1995 and hold two concerts every year - but meet mostly just to play. Musical focus varies from orchestral favourites like Sibelius's Finlandia and the March to the Scaffold from Berlioz's Symphonie Fantastique to smaller works for soloists, such as Mozart's 4th horn concerto, immortalised in Flanders & Swann's affectionate pastiche Ill Wind. 

Rock Solid

7pm-8.30pm

Every Thursday during term time, we collaborate with other churches to run a youth group in St. Stephen’s Comely Bank.

Friday:

 

 

Diane Simpson's Yoga

Class is on Friday at 9.45am

Drop in yoga classes in Stockbridge with Diane Simpson. Come and join our friendly yoga class, everyone is welcome from the complete beginner to the more experienced practitioner. Bringe a mat and a block if possible, I do have some spare ones too. Wear comfortable clothing and most importantly come and enjoy and leave feeling relaxed and Yourself but an improved version of you. Price is £8.

Malawi Coffee Mornings

These are held on Friday mornings in the Church between 10.30am and 12 noon when Fair Trade teas and coffees are served.  Greeting cards are also for sale.  All profits go to our Malawi Project. Everyone can be sure of a warm welcome!

Qigong Relaxing Class

Classes are on Friday at 11.30am -12.30pm 
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In this class we will focus mainly on a set of Qigong exercises (called the Tai Chi Qigong) which are simple and easy to learn, yet very effective for bringing about a feeling of relaxation and peace of mind, while gently exercising the body. They are ideal for people of all ages and most levels of fitness and can be modified to suit those who need to sit down.

Saturday:

 

Sing and Sign

10am
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Each session includes roughly half an hour of signing and signing, and ample social time for tea or coffee while your baby plays and makes friends.  Sing and Sign classes follow a 10 week curriculum covering all the signs you need to know for day to day life with your baby or toddler.  There are 3 different age-appropriate stages available: 2-7 months old, 6-18 months old, and 14 months to 2 years and beyond.

 

Singing with Yvonne Burgess

2pm-5pm
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An exciting and beautiful to sing, with wonderful
acoustics.  Some days are devoted to singing
beautiful Taize chants, or African songs.

Sunday:

 

Sunday Service

11am

We welcome visitors to our service and hope you will stay for tea/coffee afterwards.

Evening Service—6pm: Takes place on the 2nd Sunday of the month in Trust Housing Deanhaugh Street.

The Craft Group

2-4pm

The group meets on the first Sunday of each month. Coffee and lunch are available beforehand.
Come and join us!

 

 
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