Carrickvale Community Centre

The Centre that has something for everyone

Activites for Adults


Dance yourself fit in this fun and enjoyable class. Tues 10-11am. For more information or to join call David on 07875 692533

Golden Zumba

Dance yourself fit with a wiggle and a giggle Wednesday 10-11am

Golden Zumba 50+

Come and join this friendly class which involves gentle movements and increases flexibility and fitness. We are joined by David Lowe one of the Zumba Boys. Great fun class for all.
Mondays 10-11am

Line Dancing

Come and meet, tap your feet and swing your hips at this easy going class. Tues 7.15pm-8.45pm £3

Sequence Dancing

Strictly Sequence Dancing. Social Sequence Dancing, good music, good company. All dancers welcome, old favourites and new dances. Suitable for beginners, brushing up or just having fun. Friday 1.45pm—3.45pm

Highland Hustle

Scottish inspired fitness class for adults. Get fit, feel great and most of all have fun. Suitable for all fitness levels. Monday 6pm-6.45pm. Call Frankie on 07479


New Dance fitness craze. Taking key steps from favourite Ballroom & Latin dances including the cha, cha, cha, quickstep, waltz and jive. Come and join this crazy fun class and do it at your own pace. Thurs 10-11am for more information contact David 07875 692533

Pilates Class

Pilates is a form of exercise that focuses on using both the mind and body. Mon 6-9pm ,Thurs 6-9pm. For more information or to join contact Tom 07980 692929

Carpet Bowls

Enjoy a game of indoor bowls in this friendly group. Tues 1.30-3.30pm 50p member & £1 non member.

Forever Young

The Forever Young Club is for older people in the Stenhouse, Saughton Mains and Whitson areas. Our aim is to provide quality care and activities for the elderly which include bingo, dominoes, quizes, discussions, Reminiscence, crafts & trips.
For more information on how to join or help a member of your family attend contact
June or Laura on 0131 443 4167

Carrickvale Connections

Group for isolated adults - 12.30pm-2.30pm Our new social group for isolated adults. Come and join us for a chat, soup and cuppa. We will be visiting Saughton Park, Water of Leith, Heart of Midlothian FC, having creative sessions, discussions and much more. Call 0131 443 6971 and ask for Lydia or Neil.

Auld Yins Youth Club

65+ Meet others in a warm, friendly group and try activities such as: Dominoes, playing cards, crafts, social history, darts, Guid fer a laugh, fun with Scots language, reminiscing, carpet bowls, seated exercise, films, flower arranging, gardening or tell us what you would like to do. Also trips to: Museum of Scotland, Dean Village, Botanic Gardens, Ten Pin Bowling, Saughton Park, Water of Leith and much more. Come have a bowl of soup, cup of tea & a biscuit. Starting 27th October 12-2pm Call Lydia on 07515 399873 or Shirley on 0131 443 6971

Literacy / Numeracy Classes for Adults

Are you needing support with your literacy and numeracy skills to enable you to help your kids with their homework or just to boost your confidence then please give us a call. Literacy classes on Tuesdays 10-12noon & Thursdays 12.30-2.30pm. Numeracy class on Fridays 12.30-2.30pm

Adult Education

Carricvale hosts a number ofclasses in the Edinburgh Council's Adult Education Programme