Regular events in centre

Several groups use our rooms , which are available to hire. Some meet on a weekly basis, some monthly and some meet on only one occasion. Below you will find details of these groups and who to contact for further information.

Embroidery group.

This is an active group that meets in room 1 every Tuesady over the winter months.

The Yarn Group and the Saturday Group

Sunflowers made by Yarn Group for Open Art Exhibition 2017

These lively groups meet every week on a Wednesday and on a Saturday afternoon. Meetings start in the cafe but move to room 2 if they need the room. They are a slef led group who discuss and make goods from yarn, knitting crocheting and possibly spinning if there is enough interest. They are avery friendly and welcoming group and, as the name suggests they are also interested in chat. To find out more about these groups contact or just come along on a Wednesday from 10.00am or on a Saturday afternoon.


An art group for children on Friday afternoon run by Alison Tait. Alison is an artist and qualified teacher. Youg students are encouraged to find their own way of expressing themselves using various media. For moe dtails contact Alison at

Flamenco dancers by

Crafts 4 all

Join jenni in Penicuik Town Hall on the first Saturday of every month from 11.00am for a practical workshop in felting. Suitable for young and old. Involves the use of needles and will not suit very young children.