HIVE Directory: Hobbies Arts & Crafts Clubs

Baffins, Alderman Lacey library

In line with the government’s roadmap out of lockdown our libraries reopened on 12 April with the following services:

Browsing and borrowing books and resources
Portsmouth History Centre (at Central Library).
Click & Collect services
Access to PCs and printing
Photocopying
Visitor Parking Permits

Tangier Road
Copnor
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO3 6HU
02392 823991

Circle Dance for Wellbeing

Closed for now but please keep looking as we will hopefully re-open in the Autumn.

For people affected by dementia, parkinsons or stoke and their carers.

Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO3 6BB
02392 811802

Company of Makers

Open as normal. Opening hours may have changed and Adhering to strict Government COVID-19 Advice.

The Company of Makers design and make products inspired by the British military's influence on pop culture.

Broad Street
Old Portsmouth
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 2FS
02392 367309

Cosham Library

Loaning of books, CD's, DVD's, magazine online subscription. The library runs a 50+ craft club and rhymetimes as well as public access to computers for library users.

Thursday's Storytime - 2pm
Friday's Rhymetime - 11am
Places are strictly limited. Please phone; email or visit the branch in person to book your place. If you cannot attend on the day, please let the library know so the place can be allocated to someone else.

Spur Road
Cosham
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO6 3EB
02392 376023

Craft Clubs in Portsmouth Libraries

COVID-19 Update: Currently craft clubs in Portsmouth Libraries are on hold

If you enjoy crafting or would like to learn a new crafting skill, pop along to a craft club. We recommend you ring the library first to check the club is running that week.

Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 2DX
02392 688057

Crochet Clubs in Portsmouth libraries

COVID-19 Update: Currently craft clubs in Portsmouth Libraries are on hold

If you would like to learn how to crochet drop-in to a crochet session. £2.50 per session. We recommend you ring the library first to check the club is running that week.

Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 2DX
02392 688057

Eastney Community Centre

COVID-19 Update: Closed during Lockdown

Eastney Community Centre runs a wide variety of classes and sessions, has bookable rooms and a café.

Bransbury Road
Eastney
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO4 9SU
02392 864306

Ellipsis Academy of Musical Arts

COVID-19 Update : Please contact Buckland Community Centre for a list of available Groups and Clubs that are still running and not suspended due to COVID-19.

The Ellipsis Academy offers dance classes in 5 different styles to students aged from 18 months to adults in central Portsmouth.

Malins Road
Buckland
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO2 7BT
07702 236416

Fratton Carnegie Library

In line with the government’s roadmap out of lockdown our libraries reopened on 12 April with the following services:

Browsing and borrowing books and resources
Portsmouth History Centre (at Central Library).
Click & Collect services
Access to PCs and printing
Photocopying
Visitor Parking Permits

Loaning of books, CD's, DVD's, magazine online subscription. The library runs Knit & Natter group, rhymetimes and Food for thought as well as public access to computers for library users.

Fratton Road
Fratton
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 5EZ
02392 822581

Funk Format

Funk Format runs street dance classes for children and adults.

Greetham Street
Southsea
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO5 4LH
07400 976284