Find our full listings here, including the complete regular activities timetable and special events. For groups that run in the L A Cafe on a weekly basis, please click here.

Dec
19
Wed
Step & Stone Bakery @ Village Hall Kitchen
Dec 19 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Step & Stone Bakery @ Village Hall Kitchen

Bristol-based bakery Step and Stone, makes handmade lavosh flatbreads with a social purpose. They work with young people with learning disabilities, helping to develop their skills and confidence so they can eventually find employment in the mainstream catering world. They’re a community interest company, so all profits are ploughed straight back into the bakery.

Sessions run on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 09:30-15:00.

For more information, have a look on the website here or the Facebook page here

Music with Mummy @ Youth Hut
Dec 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Music with Mummy @ Youth Hut

In the toasty warm and refurbished Youth Hut on Wednesday Mornings.  Music with Mummy takes your child on a musical journey from birth till three. We wave, clap, sing songs & dance, play simple percussion, and have bubble time!

Music with Mummy (approx. 15 months to 3 years) at 9:30

Jolly Babies (birth to approx. 15 months) at 10:10

Sessions run in 6 week terms (during school term time) on Wednesday mornings.  Taster sessions available

Facebook page here

Art (Watercolour Classes) @ Jubilee Pavilion
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Watercolour classes for beginners and mixed ability. One to one  teaching and demonstrations in a friendly environment.   Everyone brings their own materials and refreshments are provided. £8 per session.

Fit Steps with DanceXcellence @ Keeds Hall
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Fit Steps with  DanceXcellence @ Keeds Hall

Strictly come dancing stars Natalie Lowe and Ian Waite have teamed up with six time champion world swimmer Mark Foster, a former strictly contestant and an expert in fitness and conditioning to produce a unique dance and fitness programme   ‘Fit Steps’.

They have combined for the first time, the best known and popular Latin and Ballroom dances with proven fitness techniques to develop a dance/fitness programme that is capable of delivering fast fitness results, with a heap of fun thrown in.

LA Cafe @ Club Room
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm
LA Cafe @ Club Room

This is run by the Community Association and takes place every weekday morning from 10:00-13:30 in the Club Room, as well as the first Saturday of the month (village market day) from 09:30-16:00. Come and enjoy a delicious cup of coffee, homemade cake, light snack, or lunch.  All welcome, as well as well-behaved dogs. Children’s options too, as well as a loyalty card scheme. Come on a Monday or Tuesday to take advantage of our early-week offers:

Mondays: Slice of cake + tea/Americano for £2.50

Tuesdays: Soup/sandwich + tea/Americano for £3.50

Facebook page here and more information about the cafe, and the various groups that meet there can be found here

Post-natal pilates @ Village Hall
Dec 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

£85 for a 10 week course

Website www.fit2drop.com

Dance (child-friendly classes) @ Village Hall
Dec 19 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Dance (child-friendly classes) @ Village Hall

Adult dance classes that are child friendly! Sessions will be held during term time at Long Ashton Village Hall and your first session is FREE!  Numbers in class are kept purposefully small so early booking is essential! Please contact Stacey, on rainbowmaydanceschool@outlook.com  or visit us on Facebook for more information and to book your place today.

Mummy and Me

Is for you and your babies aged from 3–12months old. Wednesdays 12.30pm – 1.20pm.

Dancing Mummy

Is for you and your little ones from 12months+. Wednesdays 1.30 – 2.30pm.

Football (Junior Football Club) @ Outside
Dec 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Long Ashton Junior Football Club offers football for all from U6’s to U15’s, with training during the week and local matches most weekends

Training:

Fridays 5-6pm (U6’s, U7’s, U8’s) 6-7pm (U9’s, U10’s, U11’s)

Wednesdays 6-7 (U12’s, U13’s)

Thursdays 6-7pm (U14’s, U15’s)

To find out more email lajfc.sec@gmail.com or call 07827 967155

 

Gravity Supreme Cheerleading Academy
Dec 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Gravity Supreme Cheerleading Academy
This class is for the junior and senior teams (aged 9-18) to come together for cheerleading training. These teams work on stunt and tumbling drills as well as conditioning to build up their strength. This class is only open to athletes who are already training with us as part of our competition teams.
Please contact gscacheerleading@gmail.com for more information, or check our their Facebook page here 
Taekwon-do (for kids) @ Village Hall
Dec 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Taekwon-do (for kids) @ Village Hall

Looking for a new fun and absorbing way to build on confidence, fitness, flexibility and self-defence skills for your children?

Little Pumas (4-6 year olds), Mondays and Wednesdays at 17:00

Juniors (7-12 years), Mondays and Wednesdays at 17:35

www.bristolmartialarts.com

Youth Club @ Club Room
Dec 19 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Youth Club @ Club Room

A great way to make friends and take part in activities such as arts and crafts, cooking, street dance and sports.

Contact Beccy on 07765 982544 or Phil on kathyandphil.jackson@virgin.net for more details.

Find more information on the website here or Facebook page here

Taekwon-do (for adults) @ Village Hall
Dec 19 @ 6:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Taekwon-do (for adults) @ Village Hall

Looking for a new fun and absorbing way to build on confidence, fitness, flexibility and self-defence skills?  Free trial lessons.

LAILA @ Village Hall
Dec 19 @ 7:15 pm – 9:15 pm

LAILA (Long Ashton Independent Ladies Association) was formed in 2008 and is an informal and friendly group  meeting on the third Wednesday of the month between 19:15-21:15 in the Village Hall. Speakers are invited to attend some meetings and days out and theatre trips are arranged too.

Pilates @ Village Hall
Dec 19 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

£85 for a 10 week course

Website www.fit2drop.com

Postnatal Pilates @ Village Hall
Dec 19 @ 10:30 pm – Dec 20 @ 11:30 am

 £68 for 8 weeks

Website www.fit2drop.com

Dec
20
Thu
Step & Stone Bakery @ Village Hall Kitchen
Dec 20 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Step & Stone Bakery @ Village Hall Kitchen

Bristol-based bakery Step and Stone, makes handmade lavosh flatbreads with a social purpose. They work with young people with learning disabilities, helping to develop their skills and confidence so they can eventually find employment in the mainstream catering world. They’re a community interest company, so all profits are ploughed straight back into the bakery.

Sessions run on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 09:30-15:00.

For more information, have a look on the website here or the Facebook page here

Boogie Bop @ Village Hall
Dec 20 @ 9:45 am – 11:45 am
Boogie Bop @ Village Hall

Creative movement class for little people and their grown-ups.  Lots of music, movement, songs, stories and rhymes.  Village Hall on Thursdays, Walking-Pre-school 9.45-10.45, babies-walking 10.45-11.30.

Facebook page here

LA Cafe @ Club Room
Dec 20 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm
LA Cafe @ Club Room

This is run by the Community Association and takes place every weekday morning from 10:00-13:30 in the Club Room, as well as the first Saturday of the month (village market day) from 09:30-16:00. Come and enjoy a delicious cup of coffee, homemade cake, light snack, or lunch.  All welcome, as well as well-behaved dogs. Children’s options too, as well as a loyalty card scheme. Come on a Monday or Tuesday to take advantage of our early-week offers:

Mondays: Slice of cake + tea/Americano for £2.50

Tuesdays: Soup/sandwich + tea/Americano for £3.50

Facebook page here and more information about the cafe, and the various groups that meet there can be found here

Beats Dance @ Village Hall
Dec 20 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Beats Dance @ Village Hall

*New* dance classes taught by an instructor with over 20 years dance experience. All abilities welcome. Various dance styles covered to include street and jazz.

Dance is a great way to improve confidence, maintain a healthy lifestyle and make new friendships.

4-7yrs – 4-5pm

8+yrs – 5-6pm

Football (Junior Football Club) @ Outside
Dec 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Long Ashton Junior Football Club offers football for all from U6’s to U15’s, with training during the week and local matches most weekends

Training:

Fridays 5-6pm (U6’s, U7’s, U8’s) 6-7pm (U9’s, U10’s, U11’s)

Wednesdays 6-7 (U12’s, U13’s)

Thursdays 6-7pm (U14’s, U15’s)

To find out more email lajfc.sec@gmail.com or call 07827 967155

 

Yoga with Steph @ Village Hall
Dec 20 @ 6:15 pm – 7:15 pm
Yoga with Steph @ Village Hall

*NEW* Yoga class on Thursday evenings,  taught by a friendly Long Ashton Mum!

Every Thursday evening during term-times 6.15-7.15pm.  All levels welcome, £8 drop-in (first session at half price)

For fitness/flexibility/head space

Facebook page here

Youth Club @ Club Room
Dec 20 @ 6:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Youth Club @ Club Room

A great way to make friends and take part in activities such as arts and crafts, cooking, street dance and sports.

Contact Beccy on 07765 982544 or Phil on kathyandphil.jackson@virgin.net for more details.

Find more information on the website here or Facebook page here

Dec
21
Fri
Step & Stone Bakery @ Village Hall Kitchen
Dec 21 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Step & Stone Bakery @ Village Hall Kitchen

Bristol-based bakery Step and Stone, makes handmade lavosh flatbreads with a social purpose. They work with young people with learning disabilities, helping to develop their skills and confidence so they can eventually find employment in the mainstream catering world. They’re a community interest company, so all profits are ploughed straight back into the bakery.

Sessions run on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 09:30-15:00.

For more information, have a look on the website here or the Facebook page here

Rugby Tots @ Village Hall
Dec 21 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am

Rugby Tots is a specifically designed play programme  using the multiple skills of Rugby to create a fun and enjoyable environment whilst developing core motor skills. For girls and boys aged 2-5 years. Located in the main village hall.

Tuesdays 9:30 (for 2- 3.5 year olds) and 10:15 (for 3.5-5 year olds)

Fridays 9:45 (for 2- 3.5 year olds) and 10:40 (for 3.5-5 year olds)

Website: www.rugbytots.co.uk and Facebook page here

LA Cafe @ Club Room
Dec 21 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm
LA Cafe @ Club Room

This is run by the Community Association and takes place every weekday morning from 10:00-13:30 in the Club Room, as well as the first Saturday of the month (village market day) from 09:30-16:00. Come and enjoy a delicious cup of coffee, homemade cake, light snack, or lunch.  All welcome, as well as well-behaved dogs. Children’s options too, as well as a loyalty card scheme. Come on a Monday or Tuesday to take advantage of our early-week offers:

Mondays: Slice of cake + tea/Americano for £2.50

Tuesdays: Soup/sandwich + tea/Americano for £3.50

Facebook page here and more information about the cafe, and the various groups that meet there can be found here

Singing Tree @ Youth Hut
Dec 21 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

The Singing Tree music classes are run by a community of teachers (and friends), passionate about the Kodaly approach to music teaching. We are motivated by a love of music pure and simple and hope to plant the seeds of musicality in your children, as we have done with our own and with the children who attend our classes.

Runs from 10:00-10:30 on Fridays in the youth hut, and suitable for under-fives. Call Piri on 07984897450 to book a FREE trial session

Website here

Yoga @ Jubilee Pavilion
Dec 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am

Drop-in.  No booking required.  Come any week. Come every week.  Each class costs £9.  No experience required.  Mixed ability class.  Yoga mats, blocks and belts provided. Learn how to practise yoga postures, connect with your breathing and quieten the chattering mind with meditation.

More details from www.yogabristol.co.uk

Gary has been practising since 1995 and teaching yoga since 2002.

Facebook page here

Tai chi @ Jubilee Pavilion
Dec 21 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Tai chi @ Jubilee Pavilion

Over 50’s Tai Chi, gentle seated and standing exercise to promote balance, relaxation and well being

www.tony.likeatree.org.uk

Kids Kung Fu @ Keeds Hall
Dec 21 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Kids Kung Fu @ Keeds Hall

Learning Kung Fu is an excellent way for children to develop self-confidence, discipline and respect for others. It also improves fitness, coordination and mental focus. Classes are specifically geared to children and run in a safe environment by a fully qualified martial arts instructor and primary school teacher. Typical sessions include warm ups, Kung Fu drills, games and forms.

Friday afternoons at 17:00-18:30pm in Keeds Hall. Little Dragons class (3-7) at 17:00 and Junior Dragons class (7+) at 17:45.

Find out more at citygongfu.com or like the Facebook page here

Football (Junior Football Club) @ Outside
Dec 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Long Ashton Junior Football Club offers football for all from U6’s to U15’s, with training during the week and local matches most weekends

Training:

Fridays 5-6pm (U6’s, U7’s, U8’s) 6-7pm (U9’s, U10’s, U11’s)

Wednesdays 6-7 (U12’s, U13’s)

Thursdays 6-7pm (U14’s, U15’s)

To find out more email lajfc.sec@gmail.com or call 07827 967155

 

Dec
22
Sat
Little Kickers @ Keeds Hall
Dec 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

We give your children a positive introduction to sport by teaching high quality football skills in a friendly, pressure-free environment.

Website: www.littlekickers.co.uk and Facebook page here

Football Club @ Recreation Ground and Griffin Lounge
Dec 22 @ 2:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Football Club @ Recreation Ground and Griffin Lounge

The Long Ashton Football Club runs 3 teams. The First Team play in the Somerset County League, with the Reserve & ‘A’ Teams playing in the Bristol and Suburban Association Football League. The club is always looking for new players, aged 16+. There is also an associated Social Club on Saturdays in the Griffin Lounge. Training takes place at 18.30 on Thursday evenings on the 3G pitch at Bristol Grammar School. We meet in the car park at Old Bristolians, Longwood Lane and walk a short distance to the pitch. There is a cost of £1 per player, payable before training, to cover the hire charge.

Contact the secretary on longashtonfc@gmail.com for further details

There is also a veteran’s team (aged 35+) operating under the name LA Codgers, who compete in the Bristol Casuals League. Games take place on Sunday mornings, with kick-off times varying from 10:30 – 11:00. There are 89 games a season.

Please contact the LA Codgers Manager, Mark Bartlett for more details:  Mobile 07973419530

Find more information online here: http://www.pitchero.com/clubs/longashtonfc 

Tennis Club @ Long Ashton Tennis Courts
Dec 22 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Long Ashton Tennis club offers affordable, year round fun, friendship and tennis for all in congenial outdoor surroundings.

Dec
23
Sun
Samba Drumming @ Club Room
Dec 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Run by an experienced drummer and qualified drum teacher.  No experience needed.  19:30-21:00 on Sunday evenings.  £5 per session.

Facebook page here

Dec
24
Mon
Baby Sensory @ Keeds Hall
Dec 24 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
Baby Sensory @ Keeds Hall

Baby Sensory, a multiple  award winning and fully researched programme, will introduce you and your baby to a world of sensory delights where you can relax, spend quality time with each other and enjoy meeting other new parents. Specifically designed  to aid your child’s development from birth,  the programme is packed with an incredible variety of sounds, smells, sights, textures, music, dance, signing and massage – you’ll never experience the same class twice.

Facebook page here

LA Cafe @ Club Room
Dec 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm
LA Cafe @ Club Room

This is run by the Community Association and takes place every weekday morning from 10:00-13:30 in the Club Room, as well as the first Saturday of the month (village market day) from 09:30-16:00. Come and enjoy a delicious cup of coffee, homemade cake, light snack, or lunch.  All welcome, as well as well-behaved dogs. Children’s options too, as well as a loyalty card scheme. Come on a Monday or Tuesday to take advantage of our early-week offers:

Mondays: Slice of cake + tea/Americano for £2.50

Tuesdays: Soup/sandwich + tea/Americano for £3.50

Facebook page here and more information about the cafe, and the various groups that meet there can be found here

Tennis Club @ Long Ashton Tennis Courts
Dec 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Long Ashton Tennis club offers affordable, year round fun, friendship and tennis for all in congenial outdoor surroundings.

Yoga @ Village Hall
Dec 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Classes are run on a termly basis. Yoga is a wonderful antidote to the speed of modern living. It’s not just exercise – you can experience a whole range of benefits including better sleep, increased muscle tone, strength and flexibility, and feeling happier!

Facebook page here

Post-natal Fitness @ Village Hall
Dec 24 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Monday 12:30-13:30 postnatal fitness- £35 for 5 classes

Call Sarah Dineen for further details: 07855 427305 or email sarah@fit2drop.com

Website www.fit2drop.com

Pilates @ Village Hall
Dec 24 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

£68 for an 8-week course

Website www.fit2drop.com

Futsal / Soccer Shooters @ Keeds Hall
Dec 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Futsal / Soccer Shooters @ Keeds Hall

Futsal is an exciting, fast-paced small sided game played with a slightly heavier ball and focuses on technique and skill over size and athleticism, but the best thing about it, is that kids absolutely love it! For girls and boys.

Thursday evenings between 4.00-6.30pm

400 pm to 445pm Y1 and Y2
445 pm to 530pm Y2 and Y3

In Keeds Hall, during term time. Places limited, email to reserve your free trial session.

Web: www.soccershooters.com

Facebook and twitter search: @soccershooters1

Taekwon-do (for adults) @ Village Hall
Dec 24 @ 6:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Taekwon-do (for adults) @ Village Hall

Looking for a new fun and absorbing way to build on confidence, fitness, flexibility and self-defence skills?  Free trial lessons.

Beginners Pilates @ Village Hall
Dec 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

 £85 for a 10 week course

Website www.fit2drop.com

Youth Club @ Club Room
Dec 24 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Youth Club @ Club Room

A great way to make friends and take part in activities such as arts and crafts, cooking, street dance and sports.

Contact Beccy on 07765 982544 or Phil on kathyandphil.jackson@virgin.net for more details.

Find more information on the website here or Facebook page here

Circuits @ Outside
Dec 24 @ 7:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Parish Council @ Jubilee Pavilion
Dec 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Parish Council @ Jubilee Pavilion

The Long Ashton Parish Council and its Committees meet most Monday evenings from 19:30 in the Jubilee Pavilion. Meetings are open to  the public. The office runs a drop-in day for the public on Tuesdays between 10:00-12:00 for those who have any queries or concerns

Website: www.longashtonparishcouncil.com and Facebook page here

Pregnancy Pilates @ Griffin Lounge
Dec 24 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Monday 19:30-20:30 pregnancy pilates- £50 for 6 classes

Website www.fit2drop.com

Tennis Club @ Long Ashton Tennis Courts
Dec 24 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Long Ashton Tennis club offers affordable, year round fun, friendship and tennis for all in congenial outdoor surroundings.

Yoga @ Village Hall
Dec 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Classes are run on a termly basis. Yoga is a wonderful antidote to the speed of modern living. It’s not just exercise – you can experience a whole range of benefits including better sleep, increased muscle tone, strength and flexibility, and feeling happier!

Facebook page here

Dec
25
Tue
Rugby Tots @ Village Hall
Dec 25 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am

Rugby Tots is a specifically designed play programme  using the multiple skills of Rugby to create a fun and enjoyable environment whilst developing core motor skills. For girls and boys aged 2-5 years. Located in the main village hall.

Tuesdays 9:30 (for 2- 3.5 year olds) and 10:15 (for 3.5-5 year olds)

Fridays 9:45 (for 2- 3.5 year olds) and 10:40 (for 3.5-5 year olds)

Website: www.rugbytots.co.uk and Facebook page here