This is a listing of the Categories in the Isle of Wedmore Health & Wellbeing Directory.  During the COVID-19 pandemic most organisations listed will have changed their opening hours and made specific arrangements for social distancing.  You must check with them beforehand.

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Wellbeing Theme Category:
Purpose/role:

Get fit and meet people

When & where:
Wedmore Village Hall on a Tuesday from 10 – 11am, all year.
Person to contact:
Rhian Weston
Phone:
07854 594268
Cost:
£6 per session
Who can attend:
Open to anyone over 50. Optional chair variation for people with limited mobility.
Support with attending :
Contact Rhian Weston to discuss.
Wellbeing Theme Category:
Purpose/role:

To learn and develop drama skills, to work as part of a team, to increase confidence, self-esteem and have fun!  CURRENTLY SUSPENDED DUE TO COVID - please make contact for updated information on re-opening

When & where:
Wedmore Village Hall on Tuesdays after school. 3.45 to 4.45 for 5-9 year olds 4.45 to 6.15 for 9-14 year olds. CURRENTLY SUSPENDED - COVID
Person to contact:
Lou Merrifield
Phone:
07973 429947
Cost:
£6.00 for 5-9 year olds £8.00 for 9-14 year olds
Who can attend:
Children from 5 – 14. Open to new members.
Support with attending :
Contact Lou Merryfield to discuss.
Purpose/role:

A society for men, designed for self improvement and to do charity work.

When & where:
Masonic Hall second Tuesday each month from October to May at 6.30pm
Person to contact:
Robert Hector
Phone:
01934 712954
Cost:
Annual subscription of £85
Who can attend:
Open to men who believe in a superior being.
Support with attending :
Contact Robert Hector to discuss.
Wellbeing Theme Category:
Purpose/role:

To help increase core strength, improve body alignment and flexibility

When & where:
Thursday 1.30 - 2.30pm Wedmore Village Hall - when restrictions allow
Person to contact:
Michelle Reynolds
Phone:
07825 543414
Cost:
Cost is £45 for a seven week block
Who can attend:
All abilities
Support with attending :
Not available
Wellbeing Theme Category:
Purpose/role:

To meet together, primarily for Christian worship, but also for community events.

When & where:
Regular services held, as set out in the Isle of Wedmore News or Allerton News. Additional Events, e.g. 'Quest' Children's Group
Person to contact:
Jane Midgley (Church Warden) or Reverend Richard Neill
Phone:
Jane - 01934 712642 or Richard – 01934 713566
Cost:
No cost to attend services.
Who can attend:
Open to all.
Support with attending :
Please contact Johnny to discuss.
Wellbeing Theme Category:
Purpose/role:

A welcoming place for the whole community and also for regular Christian worship.

When & where:
Services every Sunday at 10.30am - Prayer meetings, Men's & Ladies events also held on regular occasions. Youth Group, in normal term times.
Person to contact:
Mrs Sam Harvey
Phone:
01934 710779
Cost:
All free events
Who can attend:
Everyone is welcome, of any faith and none.
Support with attending :
Contact Sam Harvey to discuss.
Wellbeing Theme Category:
Purpose/role:

Start learning the skills needed for life by making friends and trying new activities.

When & where:
Monday evening from 5.45 – 6.45pm at The Scout Den, Combe Lane
Person to contact:
Bill Belshaw
Phone:
01934 712438
Cost:
£10 per month
Who can attend:
Children over 5 3/4years old. Go to website to register an interest
Support with attending :
Parents need to arrange, due to safeguarding requirements.
Wellbeing Theme Category:
Purpose/role:

This is a Community Choir, not a church choir. It provides opportunities to sing together for fun & enjoyment and to meet together.

The choir sings at social occasions, eg weddings, fetes and in care homes.

When & where:
Blackford Church, 8 – 9pm on Monday evenings
Person to contact:
Deirdre (Bun) Sisson
Phone:
01934 713617
Cost:
Free. A voluntary contribution of £1.00 for church funds is welcome, but there is no obligation
Who can attend:
Everyone welcome, no audition is required
Support with attending :
Contact Deirdre (Bun) Sisson to discuss.
Purpose/role:

To enable the whole village to meet together for an evening to celebrate the harvest coming home

When & where:
The event is held each year on the 1st Saturday in August in the field in the church. There are also fund-raising events throughout the year, eg the ‘Winter Warming’ evening.
Person to contact:
Mike Isgar
Phone:
01934 712087
Cost:
Ticket prices are set for the harvest home event as low as possible, to enable as many people as possible to come.
Who can attend:
Open to everyone.
Support with attending :
Contact Mike Isgar to discuss.
Wellbeing Theme Category:
Purpose/role:

For sport and social interaction

When & where:
All year round at the recreation ground, indoor and outdoor sessions from 09.30am
Person to contact:
Keith Pettit
Phone:
01934 733237
Cost:
Annual fees on website
Who can attend:
Open to all
Support with attending :
Disabled facilities are available at club.  No transport available.