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Group Name Day They Meet Time They Meet Venue Contact Details Website
10th Darlington Brownies group Tuesday 5:45-7:15pm Willow Road Community Centre wendy@babyhippo.com
18th Darlington (1st Middleton St George) Scout Group Monday Beavers meet 6-7pm Cubs 7-8pm and Scouts 8-9pm The Crib, Middleton St George Community Centre, Station Road Middleton St George , DL2 1JG 0845 094 6370 and admin@18thdarlingtonscout.org.uk Visit Website
2012 Art Group Wednesday 9:30am The Bridge, Yarm Road richard.moses289@btinternet.com or gretajcoates@gmail.com
Age UK Darlington Various Various Various 01325 362832 Visit Website
Amateur gardening club First and third Wednesday of the month 7:30pm Bondgate Methodist Church 01325 384918
Art in the afternoon Monday 1:30-3:30pm Room 2, Bondgate Methodist Church 01325 360352 or janbrad33@yahoo.co.uk
Audio book club First Monday of the month 2-4pm Crown Street Library 01325 462034 Visit Website
Autumn Years Second Wednesday of the month 1-2:30pm Bradbury House (Age UK), Beaumont Street West 01325 362832 Visit Website
Bank Top Community Partnership Third Wednesday of the month 6pm Community Room, Wesley Court ianson64@hotmail.com or 01325 265448
Beading Circle Alternate Tuesdays 10am-noon Tennyson Gardens Community room beadyjan@yahoo.co.uk
Bennet House Writers Monday 10:30am Bradbury House (Age UK), Beaumont Street West Call Mary on 01325 283401
Bipolar support group First Monday of the month 7-9pm eVOLution, Church Row info@bipolaruk.org.uk Visit Website
Blimey! Darlington First Wednesday of the month 7:30-9pm Darlington Central Working Men's Club blimeydarlington@yahoo.com Visit Website
Bondgate Art Group Monday 9:30-11:30am Bondgate Methodist Hall alolhs@ntlworld.com
Bondgate Players Theatre Group Monday and Wednesday 7:30-10pm Various 07761986749
Branksome and Cockerton Community Partnership Usually third Monday of the month 6pm Branksome Community Centre david.regan@darlington.gov.uk or 07870221836
Breathe Easy First Tuesday of the month 1:00-3:30pm The Copper Beech, Neasham Road breatheeasydarlington@hotmail.com Tel: 07858615154
Brick Alley Adult LEGO User Group Second Sunday of the month 1:30-3:30pm Head of Steam Railway Museum brickalley53@gmail.com or 01325 281564 Visit Website
Bumps and Babies Tuesday 1:30-3pm (term time only) Quaker Meeting House darlingtonanddistrict@nct.org.uk Visit Website
Burlesque Darlington Monday 7:30pm Voodoo Cafe 07789010083 Visit Website
CAMEO (come and meet each other) Fourth Tuesday of the month 10am Kings Church, Whessoe Road 01325 469884 Visit Website
Care and share Wednesday 1-3pm Kings Church, Whessoe Road 01325 469884 Visit Website
Chess club Monday 6-7pm Juniors 7-11pm Adults Cockerton Band Club darlingtonchessclub@gmail.com Visit Website
Central Community Partnership Usually third Monday of the month 6:30pm YMCA, Middleton Court falasarna@ntlworld.com
Cockerton Band Wednesday and Sunday 7:30-9:30pm Cockerton Club 07500866535 or evycornet@gmail.com
Cockerton East Community Partnership Various Various Various jan.cossins@ntlworld.com or 01325 241124 Visit Website
Coffee morning Thursday 10:30-11:30am Friends Meeting House 01325 466810
Coniscliffe Carving Club Tuesday (term time only) 7-9pm High Coniscliffe Primary School http://www.britishwoodcarversassociation.co.uk/bwa-durham-and-north-yorkshire
Connect and Craft Friday (term time only) 12:30-2:30pm Middleton St George Community Centre tmallaby@gmail.com or lanemelissa4@aol.com
Crescendo Youth Choir Mondays (term time only) 6:30-8pm Hummersknott Academy acsmith@musicforall-darlington.co.uk Visit Website
Darlington advanced motorists First Tuesday of the month 7:15pm Sherwoods Motors, Chesnut Street 07765192346 Visit Website
Darlington and District Soroptimist club Second Monday and fourth Tuesday of the month 7:30pm Dalkeith House http://sigbi.org/darlington/contact-us/ Visit Website
Darlington and Spennymoor budgerigar society Second Tuesday of the month 7:30pm Park Place Community Centre For details call 01325 260456/01325 311562
Darlington and Teesdale breast cancer support group First Tuesday of the month 7:30pm Surgical Outpatients, C Floor, Darlington Memorial Hospital 01325 743290 Visit Website
Darlington and Teesdale naturalist's field club Monday 7:30pm Queen Elizabeth Sixth Form College 01325 466471 Visit Website
Darlington bee-keeping association Various Various Various darlingtonbka@gmail.com Visit Website
Darlington branch of the Royal British Legion Fourth Wednesday of the month (except December) 8pm Cleveland Bridge Social Club t.gerrard-rbl@virginmedia.com Visit Website
Darlington Bridge Club Various Various St George's Bridge Centre 01325 360340 or anybody@stgeorgesbridge.co.uk Visit Website
Darlington Business Club Various Various Various 01325 482985 Visit Website
Darlington Camcorder club Various Various Various http://darlingtoncc.weebly.com/contact-us-form.html Visit Website
Darlington camera club Mondays (September to June) 7-9pm Various enquiries@darlingtoncameraclub.co.uk Visit Website
Darlington Choral Society Wednesday (September to March) 7:30pm St Cuthbert's church hall 01325 381250 Visit Website
Darlington Chrysanthemum and Dahlia Society First Tuesday of the month 7:30pm Copper Beech, Neasham Road wise755@btinternet.com
Darlington clarinet ensemble Various Various The Grange Community Centre 01325 350415 Visit Website
Darlington Community wind band Tuesday 7:30-9:30pm Hurworth Grange Community Centre http://www.darlingtonwindband.co.uk/index.php/contact Visit Website
Darlington deaf older persons' group Monday 12:30-3:pm eVOLution, Church Row 01325 346727 (fax 01325 346457)
Darlington European language conversation Various Various Various None Supplied
Darlington film club Monday 8pm The Forum 01325 363135 Visit Website
Darlington Gaming Club Sunday 6pm Cafe Refresh (Age UK) None supplied
Darlington flower club Various Various Various 01325 374732
Darlington Folk Club Thursday 8pm The Copper Beech, Neasham Road 07890 006204 or gharmstrong@virginmedia.com Visit Website
Darlington for Culture Various Various Various darlo4culture@gmail.com Visit Website
Darlington friends Thursday 11:30am Friends Meeting House, Skinnergate 01325 466810
Darlington fundraising group for Marie Curie Various Various Various darlingtonfundraisinggroup.mariecurie@hotmail.co.uk Visit Website
Darlington Historical Society Various 7:30pm Friends Meeting House, Skinnergate http://darlingtonhistoricalsociety.wordpress.com/ Visit Website
Darlington Jazz club Various Various The Forum http://www.theforumonline.co.uk/ Visit Website
Darlington Lecture Association Various 7:30pm Carmel RC College dlecture@live.co.uk Visit Website
Darlington Lions club 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month 7:45pm Darlington Cricket Club 0845 8339874 Visit Website
Darlington Milonga society Thursday 7:45pm Voodoo Café 07789010083 Visit Website
Darlington Model Railway Club Various Various Head of Steam https://www.facebook.com/pages/Darlington-Model-Railway-Club/182215085143409?id=182215085143409&sk=info
Darlington Music Society Various Various Various 01325 467163 / 01325 456265 Visit Website
Darlington Operatic Society Various Various Various darlingtonos@hotmail.co.uk / 07984 139 212 Visit Website
Darlington Orchestra Tuesday (term time) 7-9pm St Thomas Aquinas Community Hall 01325 718414 or darlingtonorchestra@hotmail.com
Darlington piano society Various Various Dolphin Centre 07730870589 Visit Website
Darlington Probus Club Second and fourth Monday of the month Various Elm Ridge Methodist Church 01325 266061
Darlington Railway Preservation Society Various Various Various paul@drps.org.uk Visit Website
Darlington recorded music society First and third Wednesday of the month 7-9pm Elm Ridge Methodist Church alanfrowe@gmail.com Visit Website
Darlington R'n'B club Various Various The Forum http://www.darlington-r-n-b-club.co.uk/contact.html Visit Website
Darlington Royal Naval association Second Friday of the month 7:30pm Navy Club, Corporation Road 01325 241228 or johnbrant@hotmail.co.uk
Darlington RSPB Second Thursday of the month (except August) 7:30pm Cockerton Methodist Church cgevans1@virginmedia.com Visit Website
Darlington Society of Arts Wednesday 7pm Hummersknott Academy lisalamb@ntlworld.com or 01325 353482/462675 Visit Website
Darlington Sugarcraft Guild 3rd Saturday in month - except Aug and Dec 2-4pm Walkington House Hall, Vane Terrace, DL3 7AT 01325 269541 or stephaniehall48@hotmail.com - quote BSG in subject Visit Website
Darlington West Womens Institute (WI) Second Wednesday of the month 7:30pm Walkington House, Vane Terrace 01325 246632
Darlington wildlife group Third Thursday of the month TBC Cockerton Methodist Church 01325 466471 Visit Website
Darlington Woodland Bowling Club Various Various Woodland Bowling Club, Hollyhurst Road 01325 486629
Darlington Youth Partnership Last Tuesday of the month 5:30pm Town Hall andy.whittam@darlington.gov.uk Visit Website
Deaf and hearing impaired forum Various Various Various 01325 346200 (minicom: 01325 468504)
Drawn Threads sewing circle Monday 10am-noon Bobbin Shed, Lingfield Point drawnthreadsuk@gmail.com
Dual sensory loss group Every other Thursday 1-3pm Darlington Social Club for the Blind, 73 Corporation Road 01325 346727 (01325 346457 fax)
Eastbourne Community Partnership 2nd Wednesday of the month TBC Firthmoor Community Centre or Pilmoor Green Community Centre 01325 488413 or lee.vasey@darlington.gov.uk
Excel Church Sunday 10:30am The Forum 0845 4505871 Visit Website
Flamenco Darlington Wednesday 7:30-8:30pm Voodoo Cafe 07412494299 or martita9786@hotmail.com Visit Website
Friends of Darlington Railway Museum Various Various Head of Steam http://www.friendsofdrcm.org/faq.html#contact Visit Website
Friends Lunch Club Various 12-2pm Various 01325 362832
Friends of South Park First Saturday of the month (March-September) 9:30am South Park 01325 383099 / friendsofsouthpark@hotmail.co.uk Visit Website
Friends of the earth Second Monday of the month 7:30pm Friends Meeting House, Skinnergate 01325 469582 Visit Website
Girl Guides Various Various Various pr@girlguidesdurhamsouth.org.uk Visit Website
Hard of hearing club Thursday 7-9pm Havelock Street Community Centre 01325 487622 (01325 350232 fax)
Harlequin Women's Morris Tuesday 8-10pm Brafferton Village Hall 01325 465129
Haughton residents association First Thursday of the Month TBC St Andrew's Church Hall 01325 388515
Headway First Tuesday of the month 1-3pm Various 0191 3324543
Heighington Baden Powell Scout Group Various Various Various heighington_scouts@outlook.com
High Coniscliffe woodcarving club Most Tuesdays 7-9pm High Coniscliffe Primary school helendoeswoodcarving@yahoo.co.uk
High Grow Darlo Various Various All over Darlington highgrowdarlo1@gmail.com or 07756 999941
Hilarity Bites Comedy Club Various Various Various info@hilaritybites.co.uk Visit Website
IT drop in sessions (Age UK) Monday and Wednesday 2:15-3:45pm Bradbury House (Age UK), Beaumont Street West 01325 362832 Visit Website
Lascelles Community Partnership 2nd Wednesday of the month (except January) Various Rosemary Court christinedickinson28@yahoo.co.uk
Learning and skills Various Various Various 01325 248021 Visit Website
Lip reading group Wednesday 10am-12pm eVOLution, Church Row 01325 346880 (fax 01325 346457)
Litterfree Durham Various Various Various 01325 347434 Visit Website
Locomotion sea angling club Various Various Various 01325 315834 Visit Website
Locos-in-motion border morris dancers Tuesday Sadberge Village Hall 8-10pm sooze2007@yahoo.co.uk Visit Website
Locomotion boys choir Monday (during term time) 6:30-7:30pm Cockerton Primary School www.locomotionchoir.co.uk
Lucky fish arts Various Various Various rosithornton@gmail.com Visit Website
National Council of Women Fourth Tuesday of the month 10am All Saints Community Centre 01325 353053 Visit Website
Neighbourhood Watch Third Thursday in March, June, September and December 6:30pm St Cuthbert's church hall 01325 348832
New Orleans Jazz Club Various Various Various ray@darlingtonjazz.co.uk or graham@darlingtonjazz.co.uk Visit Website
Northern vintage transport association Third Tuesday of the month 7:30pm Middleton St George cricket club bailey86@tiscali.co.uk
Northgate community partnership Usually 2nd Wednesday of the month 7pm Corporation Road Baptist Church Hall 01325 243891 or 07963677504
North Eastern Locomotive Preservation Group Various Various Various http://www.nelpg.org.uk/
Northern Voices Various Various Various info@northern-voices.co.uk Visit Website
Openart Studio Mondays, Fridays, Saturdays 10am-12:30pm, 1:30-4pm (Mondays and Fridays), 10am-12pm (Saturdays) The Bridge 01325 244174 or bonnie.davies@darlington.gov.uk.
Open Mic Night - Jukebox at Avalon Thursday 8pm Avalon https://www.facebook.com/AvalonDarlington Visit Website
Open Mic Night First Wednesday of the month 7:30pm The Forum 01325 363135 Visit Website
Open Mic Night Last Thursday of the month 7pm Voodoo Cafe darlo4culture@gmail.com Visit Website
Opus 4 Jazz Club Various 8pm for 8:30pm The Traveller's Rest 01325 382676 and opus4jazz@gowind.plus.com
Parachute regimental association Third Thursday of the month 7:30pm TA Centre, Neasham Road 01642 592365
Park East community partnership First Monday of the month 6:30pm Skerne Park Youth and Community Centre sandramanners@yahoo.co.uk
Pauline Quirke Academy of Performing Arts Sunday 09:45am - 1pm Queen Elizabeth Sixth Form College 084567 32022 Visit Website
Junior Reading Group Saturday 2-3pm Crown Street Library 01325 462034
Red Hall community partnership Last Thursday of the month 6pm Red Hall community centre martin.landers@ntlworld.com / jillianpayne@hotmail.co.uk
REJIG sewing sessions Thursday and Friday Thursdays 10am-12pm, 1-3pm, 7-9pm and Friday 1-3pm Pilmoor Green Community Room (Thu) and South Park (Fri) rosithornton@gmail.com Visit Website
Royal Signals Association Third Thursday of the month 8pm TA Centre, Neasham Road 01325 284662
St Augustine's Repertory Society (STARS) Friday and Sunday 7:30pm St Augustine's Parish Centre See website Visit Website
Sans Pareil Singers Wednesday 7:30-9pm All Saints Church Visit our website Visit Website
Sewing group Friday 10am-2pm Crown Street Library Contact Sarah Oatley on 07970048802
SING community choir Wednesday 7:30-9:30pm Cockerton Band Club 07542 167503 Visit Website
Skerne Park residents association Second Thursday of the month 6:30pm Skerne Park Youth and Community Centre 01325 388515
Skerne Park Youth Club Wednesdays 4-5pm Skerne Park Community Centre https://www.facebook.com/pages/Skerne-Park-Youth-Club/733091803438703?fref=ts
Slimming World Various Various Various Please visit website Visit Website
Soapbox Sessions Sunday 6pm Hole in the Wall soapboxsessions.hitw@gmail.com
South Durham Model Engineers Tuesday 7pm Hurworth Grange Community Centre 01325 466923 Visit Website
South Durham society of model engineers Every Tuesday 7pm Basement of Hurworth community centre 01325 466923 Visit Website
South Park gardening club First Saturday of the month (March to September) 9:30am South Park (meet at main Parkside entrance) Call 01325 383099
Stroke Club Monday 10am-2:30pm Bradbury House (Age UK), Beaumont Street West 01325 362832 Visit Website
St John Ambulance Cadets Wednesday 6:30-8:30pm 161 Northgate 07851 682049 or matthew.todd1@sja.org.uk
The Bridge Centre for Visual Arts Various Various The Bridge, Yarm Road 01325 244174 Visit Website
The Knitting Circle Monday 10am-12pm Crown Street Library 01325 462034
Theatre Hullabaloo Various Various Various info@theatrehullabaloo.org.uk Visit Website
Toddle and talk Every other Saturday 10-11am Various 07580 239153 Visit Website
Ukulele class Thursday 2-3:30pm Bradbury House (Age UK), Beaumont Street West 01325 362832 Visit Website
University of the third age (U3A) Second Friday of the month 10am-12pm Bondgate Methodist Church http://www.u3a.org.uk/ Visit Website
Veg patch kids Monday 4-5:30pm Skerne Park Children's Centre 01325 248020
Veterans Cafe First and third Wednesday of the month 10am-12pm Bradbury House (Age UK) 01325 362838
Voices of Darlington adult choir Fridays - term time only TBC Queen Elizabeth Sixth Form College voicesofdarlington@outlook.com
Wednesday Arts Network Wednesdays 6-8pm The Forum Music Centre 07889 554931
405 (Darlington) Squadron Air Cadets Mon & Thurs evenings every week 7pm - 9.30pm Bradford Armoury, Neasham Rd, Darlington 01325 484489 (Mon/Thurs evenings only) oc.405@aircadets.org Visit Website
Word and worship Tuesday 10am-12pm (not in the summer) Kings Church, Whessoe Road 01325 469884 Visit Website
Whinfield Residents Association Every two months on agreed dates (see website) 7pm Oban Court, Whinbush Way (opposite Asda) call 01325 482685 or email info@whinfieldresidents.co.uk Visit Website
Darlington & District Talking Newspaper 01325 465101 dtnewspaper@outlook.com Visit Website
Kim Chung Do Kwan - Taekwondo Tuesday each week 6:00pm - 7:00pm Dolphin Centre, Horsemarket, Darlington, DL15RP 07586292907 emma.roscher@gmail.com
Darlington's Dogs of War Every Saturday and Wednesday Saturday from 11:00-16:00 and Wednesday from 17:00 - 22:00 Voodoo Cafe / Cantina 01234 567890 darlingtonsdogsofwar@hotmail.co.uk Visit Website
St Cuthberts Bell Ringers Every Monday 7:30pm St Cuthberts Church, Market Place, Darlington 07806561096, kpmaughan@gmail.com