Venues and Activities

Canford Heath Activities

Canford Heath Community Centre (and Baptist Church)

Canford Heath Community Centre

7 Mitchell Road, BH17 8UE
Tel 07546445386 or email: chrca_events@hotmail.com              Baptist Church –  Tel 01202 684161                                               or e-mail chbcoffice@gmail.com

  • Badminton Ladies – Tues 9am -12
  • Dance classes – Various days and times
  • Hula Hoop classes – Tues 7.30pm
  • Rugby Tots East Dorset – Thurs 9-11am
  • Slimming World – Wed 9am -1
  • Townswomen’s Guild –3rd Thurs 12-3pm
  • Toddler group – Friday am
  • Zumba – Wed 7.20pm

Canford Heath Library

Canford Heath Library

Mitchell Road BH17 8UE
Tel 01202 678955 or email: canfordheathlibrary@poole.gov.uk

  • Busy Bees Gardening club – 2nd Thur 8pm
  • CHAS – Canford Heath Arts Society – 4th Thur 7pm
  • Bookstart Storytime – Tues 2.15pm
  • Bookstart Rhymetime – Mon 10.30 am and Fri 2.15pm
  • Coffee Morning – Thur 10am
  • Computer Buddy drop in – Thur 10am
  • Knit and Natter – Tue 10.30am
  • Craft club/ Lego Club – Sat 10.30am
  • Mindfulness Adult Colouring – Thur 10am
  • Reading Group – Thur 2pm (monthly)
  • Scrabble Club – Mon 2pm
  • Wine Circle – 2nd Fri 7.45pm

Ashdown Leisure Centre

Ashdown Leisure Centre

Adastral Road, BH17 8RE
Tel 01202 604224 or email: ashdowninfo@everyoneactive.com

  • 6 a-side Football league – Mon 7pm
  • Badminton/Gymnastics/Martial Arts – various
  • Junior Football coaching – various
  • Poole Athletic club –Tues 6.15-8.30pm   Sat 10.30-12.30
  • Poole Hockey club –Tues 6.30/7.30pm
  • Poole Runners – Mon/Thur 7pm

Also various exercise classes and a fitness suite – various days/times


Limelights Youth Centre

Limelights Youth Centre

Learoyd Road, BH17 8PJ
Tel 01202 672318

  • Disco Mad Dance School – Thur 4.30 pm
  • Manic Mondays (18+ additional needs– Mon 7pm
  • Melodies in Motion (musical exercise) – Mon 10 am
  • Poole Men’s Shed– Wed 10 am
  • Youth club (years 5,6 and 7) – Tue 4pm
  • Youth club (years 7,8 and 9) – Wed 6.30pm
  • Youth club (years 9 onwards) – Fri 6.30pm

The Coffee House

The Coffee House corner

10 Adastral Square, BH17 8SA
Tel 01202 684366 or email: thecoffeehouse@email.com

  • Ceramic Painting – Wed 10am
  • Community Gardening – various
  • Craft at the Café – 3rd Fri 10am
  • Knit and Natter – Thur 10.30am
  • Memories on a Monday 1st and 3rd Mon 10am
  • Ukulele Club – Sat 2pm

For various other activities see noticeboards in cafe


Beacon Church

The Beacon Church

1-3, Mitchell Road, BH17 8UE
Tel 01202 687697 or email: Bookings@churc.co.uk

  • Badminton – Fri 8pm
  • Brownies/Guides – Tue 5.30pm/7.15pm
  • Cherubs Toddler group – Mon 9-11.30am term time
  • Little Dexters Youth football – Sat 9am
  • Gemini Baton Twirlers – Tue 6pm
  • Youth club (Energise for years 3-5) – Wed 6.30-8pm
  • Youth club (Ignite for years 6-8) – Thur 6.15-7.45pm
  • Youth club (Duracell for years 9+) – Thur 7.45 -9.30pm

St Paul’s Church and Church Hall (Church of England)

St. Paul’s Church

Culliford Crescent BH17 9DW
C of E – Tel 01202 605311 or email: stpauls.canfordheath@btinternet.com

  • Art on the Heath – Wed 6.30pm/Thur 1.15pm
  • Rainbows/Brownies/Guides – Thurs/Fri
  • Community Garden – various
  • Heath Social club (for seniors) 1st / last Fri 2pm
  • Heath Café (Youth) – Fri 5-7pm
  • Just Pop-in coffee morning – inc pottery painting and manicures – last Wed 10am
  • Line Dancing – beginners and improvers – Tues 7.30pm
  • Little Treasures Mothers and Toddlers –Thur 1pm in term-time
  • Lunch Club – Wed 12pm
  • Pop-in coffee morning – every Sat 10.30am
  • Slimming World – Mon 5pm
  • SPLAT+ – arts and crafts for children yrs R-2 – Thur 3.15pm fortnightly term time
  • Tea Dance – Wed 3pm

Scout Hall

Scout hall from the road

Sherborn Cres, BH17 8AP
Contact via website http://www.pnsg.org.uk

  • Beavers/Cubs/Scouts – various
  • Espada Fencing Club – Tuesday 6.45/7.45pm