At the heart of Hanover

Weekly Classes & Groups

A wide variety of groups and classes meet at the Hanover Centre. The timetable varies to meet the needs of users – for example, some groups don’t meet in school breaks and holidays – but typical weeks follow the following plan:


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Our current groups and classes are listed below. Click on the name for more information – including any charges and enrolment conditions (where we know about them). Please contact the leader of the class or group if you need to know more.

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ActAble Academy

ActAble Academy...

ActAble Academy is a weekly drama class, held on Mondays during term time. Students learn how to be star performers barely without noticing, because at the core of ActAble Academy is fun! Each w[...]

Art for Women

Art for Women...

Group leader: Sue Nunn The Art for Women course has run at the Hanover Community Centre since 1990. Always open to new members, the course usually boasts a big variety of[...]

Bertram School of Dance

Bertram School of Dance...

We have Ballet classes throughout the week. Hanover Community Centre, Southover Street, Brighton, on Thursday & Friday afternoons,  Kingston Nr. Lewes, Sussex, on Wednesday afternoon and Park Hill Evangelical Church Hall, [...]

Breastfeed Drop-in

Breastfeed Drop-in...

For advice or help call Cathy Fry on (01273) 551 870[...]

Brighton Morris

Brighton Morris...

Brighton Morris meets at the Hanover Centre for Morris dance practice. Group leader: Mark Price. The meetings are suitable for male adults (fit or unfit) who are seeking a fun time, with[...]

Buenos Dias

Buenos Dias...

Pre-school Spanish (in school term time only). Contact: (01273) 323 431 www.buenosdias.co.uk[...]

Celtic Plant Study Group

Celtic Plant Study Group...

This unique series of evenings will be studying Britain's natural flora using authentic Shamanic traditions of Britain such as story-telling, meditation and the Celtic Tree Ogham. It will be packed with both creative ex[...]

Curiosity Hub

Curiosity Hub...

Curiosity Hub provides quality, fun, hands-on robotics, computer programming, science and engineering workshops for kids and teens! Our classes allow kids to get creative with exciting, cutting-edge technology and software. Our[...]

Dog Training

Dog Training...

One of our most popular and longest-established courses! Tutor: Lee Lampert Contact: (01273) 305 566.[...]

DreamSpin Hoop Dance

DreamSpin Hoop Dance...

Hoopdance is a fun, exciting and challenging way to keep fit. Hoops are provided, they are weighted, adult size and make hooping so much easier to learn. Hoop dance will strengthen and tone [...]

Fencing for Kids

Fencing for Kids...

The Sussex Fencing School's flyer says it all - click on the image if you can't read it![...]

Hanover Toddlers Drop-in

Hanover Toddlers Drop-in...

Drop-in sessions for toddlers and their carers (in school term time only). Group leader: Lisa Fulthorpe. Contact (01273) 271294[...]

Hatha Yoga Drop In Classes

Hatha Yoga Drop In Classes...

Hatha Yoga drop in classes: suitable for all levels. Yoga poses, breathing and relaxation for strength, fitness, flexibility, focus, well-being and peace. Hatha yoga balances the energies in the body whilst[...]

Hula Hoop Beginners 2 Course

Hula Hoop Beginners 2 Course...

If you already have some experience of hoop work this course teaches stunning new hoop dance moves, isolations, throws, twin hoop moves and more. 6 - 7pm starting 20th October 2010. Suitable[...]

Inside Tai Chi

Inside Tai Chi...

Tai Chi / Chi Gung sessions. Tutor: Brian Cooper Contact: (01273) 506 833 www.insidetaichi.com[...]

Kettlebell Training

Kettlebell Training...

A 45 minute session that focuses on an all over body workout. Kettlebells, dumbbells, TRX’s and more will be used in this class which is aimed to get you stronger, l[...]

KidsDance

KidsDance...

Kidsdance offers contemporary dance to children, taught by experienced dance professionals in a fun and friendly environment. Kidsdance is the right dance class for any child who: Loves dancing and moving, without[...]

Kung Fu Drop-In

Kung Fu Drop-In...

  Drop in Kung Fu class suitable for all levels. Tuesday evenings 8:45 - 10:00pm   £6 (£5 concs) Learn Traditional Chinese Martial Arts in a friendly environment. Ideal for keeping fit and learning pr[...]

Magic Moves

Magic Moves...

Creative dance for children; movement and dance to all kinds of music using props and lots of imagination. 2-4 year olds - Monday 1.15-2.00pm, Tuesday 1.15-2.00pm 4-7 year olds - Tuesday 3.45-4.30pm Cost: Trial[...]

Musical Bumps

Musical Bumps...

Musical Bumps offer top quality, friendly music classes with traditional songs and rhymes, musical games and percussion from around the world. Our classes are the perfect way to learn and[...]

Pilates

Pilates...

Jan teaches beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels of Body Control Pilates® matwork. Classes have a maximum of 12 people and run in blocks of 6-10 weeks, payable in advance on a [...]

Pilates with Katie

Pilates with Katie...

I like to create a warm and friendly environment in my classes, helping everyone feel at ease and encouraged to achieve their goals. Classes are kept to a maximum of[...]

Pregnancy Yoga

Pregnancy Yoga...

Exciting news for pregnant women! A new kind of pregnancy yoga class: one that will prepare you physically and emotionally for pregnancy, birth and parenthood, inspiring and nurturing you through this[...]

Spaceplace

Spaceplace...

You are cordially invited to be part of a new project - Spaceplace - a place where there is space. Come along and allow yourself time and space to explore your[...]

Story Carousel

Story Carousel...

Come to the Story Carousel where children will be magically transported into the world of stories through role-play, music & movement, games, sensory play and art & craft.  ABOUT The 'stay and [...]

Suitcase Theatre

Suitcase Theatre...

Drama classes on a Thursday afternoon 3.45-4.30 for children aged 4-7 years, who are interested in play making and acting. To build confidence in an inspiring, playful atmosphere. We are a[...]

Tai Chi & Qi Gong

Tai Chi & Qi Gong...

Tutor: Karen White Karen has practised Tai Chi and Qi Gong since 1989. She started with Yang Style Tai Chi and was later introduced to the Wu Style Short Form through[...]

Tai Chi Wisdom

Tai Chi Wisdom...

Tutor: Simon Robins Contact: (01273) 239 054 www.taichiwisdom.net[...]

Vajrasati Yoga

Vajrasati Yoga...

Tutor:h Jim Tarran Contact: 07960 192 662 www.vajrasatiyoga.co.uk[...]

Woodcraft Folk – Onanme Pioneers

Woodcraft Folk - Onanme Pioneers...

We meet weekly in term time for young people aged 9-12. We play games, have fun and much more. Leader: Jo Ansell Cost: £1.50 - £2.00 per week. Contact: Maddy Williams - ruth.osullivan1@gmail.com www.woodcraftfolk.org.uk[...]

Yoga Drop-In

Yoga Drop-In...

Tutor: Dianne Farrell (AIYP, BWY accredited) Undo unnecessary tension and increase wellbeing in this gentle, welcoming class. Suitable for all levels including beginners. Diane has been practicing yoga for over 15[...]

Yoga Recovery

Yoga Recovery...

Yoga Recovery drop-in classes: aimed at beginners. For a long time yoga has been well-known to help bring balance to people’s lives. Yoga is also recognised to be an aid to help people rec[...]

Zumba Fitness

Zumba Fitness...

We would like to welcome Joanna as our new ZUMBA instructor at the Hanover Community Centre. The classes will run every Tuesday and Friday morning at 9.15am in the main[...]