Workshops & Activities

Arts & Performance

Glenkens Acoustic Sessions
Last Sunday of every month  |  2-4pm  |  FREE


A great opportunity to meet and jam with the many talented local musicians from around the area. Or if you prefer just to listen, come along to chill out and enjoy a coffee and a slice of cake.This is an informal session where musicians can feel relaxed playing together. So come along with an instrument, or just bring yourself, and enjoy some great local music.

Sing it Out – Singing Workshop
Thursday  |  11am-12noon  |  £4

For people who want to sing with others.

All ages and styles.
Ability to read music not essential.

Health & Fitness

Exercise to Music
Every Monday  |  10-11am  |  £4


A fun class suitable for all ages and abilities.
This workout class uses a combination of
traditional aerobic class moves combined with simple dance steps that are choreographed to music. This is followed by some work with light hand weights (optional) and mat exercises (which can also be done sitting on a chair).


Please wear comfortable clothing and trainers.


A great way to start your week!

Thursdays  |  4.15pm & 5.30pm  |  £4.50

For core strength and stability. Pilates also helps to improve your balance, breathing, co-ordination, concentration, tone and posture. Please contact to book.

Wednesdays  |  7.30-8.30pm  |  £4

New Galloway Town Hall Zumba - A fusion
of latin and international music that creates a
dynamic, exciting and effective dance based
fitness workout.

Zumba Gold
Fridays  |  10am  |  £4


Join the latin-inspired dance fitness programme that is sweeping the nation. Zumba Gold is exhilarating, easy and effective. A great low impact workout that is suitable for all ages and even participants that are new to exercise. It is great for the body, mind and spirit. A simple to follow programme that includes Merengue, Salsa, Cumbia, Flamenco, Tango and more!!!


Wear comfortable clothing and soft soled shoes and join the party!!!!

Other Activities

Carers, Coffee & Chat
1st Tuesday of Month  |  10am-12pm  |  FREE

Are you caring for someone? Would you like to meet others in a similar situation and share your experiences?


Could you benefit from information and support?


If so, come along for a coffee and cake.


Transport may be available if required, please phone 01644 420374.

Afternoon Tea Club
2nd Friday of Month  |  2pm


Film screenings (starts at 2.00pm) and cream teas for retired members of the Glenkens community.


Annual membership £5 per year.


Cream teas £2.50 per week.

CatStrand            Opening Hours
High Street                  Mon - Fri
New Galloway          10am - 5pm
Castle Douglas       Sat        Sun
DG7 3RN               10 - 4     11 - 4

Our Supporters


T: 01644 420374

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