* UPDATE - November 2021  *

 

The current health situation affecting the country is obviously making a big difference to what is currently taking place at Canolfan Dewi Sant Centre.   Due to the current guidelines and restrictions, many different groups and agencies that have previously used our venue are still unable to take place.  We have been contacting all of the groups that had previously been based here. Any updates about their return will be entered on here in due course. 

 

For more information about our Centre, please contact Theresa Curran (Centre Administrator) on  07975 543020. FOR FULL UPDATES OF WHAT IS HAPPENING HERE, PLEASE FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK AND TWITTER, OUR TWITTER PROFILE IS @dewisant4 AND OUR FACEBOOK PAGE is https://www.facebook.com/CanolfanDewiSant/.  Just click on the Facebook and Twitter icons above to be directed to our profiles. 

Here is a run-down on what is currently happening at the Centre.

St. Davids Church

The weekly services at St. David’s Church take place on Tuesday mornings at 10.30am. Everyone is welcome. 

Dewi Sant Drop In

9.30am to 12 noon - BRAND NEW Dewi Sant Drop-In.  Come along to the Bistro room at the front of the building, enjoy a cuppa, a chat and company. Open to everyone who may be feeling lonely, isolated or just want to have some company in a safe environment. We are here for you.

  

Community Clothes Share

Taking place on the fourth Friday of each month. * Will not be taking place in December * 

11am to 1pm - Community Clothes Share Project - in the main hall.  Pre-used, clean children's clothing - free of charge.  You can also bring along any of your children's clothing you may wish to donate. Recycling and helping families in our community. 

  

Food Share Pensarn 

FoodShare offers a helping hand to families and individuals in the community. Its takes place every Friday at our Centre.  Those joining the FoodShare club are able to take home free food, and pay a club subscription, dependent on the monetary value of the food they choose. The club members complete an online booking form (which appears on the Canolfan Dewi Sant Centre Facebook page every Wednesday or Thursday) or can contact the organisers of FoodShare on 01492 472321. In addition, members can visit the market shop, when they come to collect their pre-ordered good.    FoodShare is open to EVERYONE. It is totally inclusive. You don't need a referral, you can be unemployed or employed, living on your own or have a family, receiving benefits or not receiving benefits. 

Citizens Advice Bureau Conwy

Citizens Advice Bureau Conwy hold face to face advice services here at Canolfan Dewi Sant Centre.  If you need advice and help regarding such issues as Universal Credit, Debt, Employment, Benefit Checks, Immigration, Housing, Consumer, Energy Advice they are the people to help you.

Tuesday's sessions are from 12.30pm to 4.30pm.

Friday's sessions are 9.00am to 1.00pm.  

Full Covid Secure procedures are fully followed at all times.  For more details or to make an appointment please contact them on 01745 828705 or email advicecyngor@caconwy.org.uk .  Please make the most of this free service, they are here to help you. 

Pritchard's Martial Arts

Pritchard’s Martial Arts have Karate, Kick Boxing and HABIT Fitness training at our Centre on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays.  Fitness and fun for all age ranges - all under completely Covid - Secure conditions.    For more details please telephone Jack Jordain on 07496 051416 or visit www.pmaabergele.com

 

 

Singsation Pop Choir 

The wonderful Singsation Pop Choir have now re-started their weekly rehearsals here on a Thursday evening at 7.30pm. For more information please email them on  singsationnorthwales@outlook.com

Cherry Jammers ukulele group

We are delighted to announce that The Cherry Jammers ukulele group have a new base here at Canolfan Dewi Sant Centre - Pensarn ! Their weekly sessions will be starting on 1st October and will be held on Friday afternoons from 2pm to 4pm. New members are welcome, please email Cherry on cherryjammers@hotmail.com for more information !!

Let It Be Yoga

Every Wednesday Wendy of Let it be Yoga is here with her two separate Yoga classes:-

9.30am to 10.30am is General Hatha Yoga - £5 a class

11.15am to 12 noon is Chair Yoga - £3.50 a class

Get in touch if you would like more information or to book a space on 07443456109 or email letitbeyoga@zoho.com

Tai Chi

Tuesday afternoons 3pm to 4pm - Tai Chi with Phil East. Only a few places still remain for a free course of 6 Taichi sessions here at Canolfan Dewi Sant Centre. For more information or to book please email the Community Wellbeing Team on stayingwell@conwy.gov.uk or telephone them on 01492 577449

WinterGreen UK -PLEASE NOTE THESE CLASSES WILL BE RE-STARTING IN THE NEW YEAR ****

ADULT MINDFULNESS MEDITATION classes here every 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month.  £5 per session.

Learn how to free yourself from overwhelm, establish a sense of presence and everyday empowerment.

Two time slots available: 

 12:30 to 13:30

 14:00 to 15:00

Please visit https://www.wintergreenuk.org/ 

Welsh Blood Service

Our Centre is a base for Blood Donation Sessions with the Welsh Blood Service. Regular sessions take place throughout the year. Please go to https://www.welsh-blood.org.uk/ for more information about any upcoming sessions. 

Canolfan Dewi Sant Centre

The Centre

Offering the use of 5 versatile rooms plus an outside area to the rear, the Dewi Sant Centre is at the heart of the Pensarn community. From one to one appointments through to major training events/concerts/conferences - we have rooms to suit your requirements. 

 

Regular Events

Each week there is a variety of events going on for people of all ages.   Please note that due to the Covid 19 pandemic, activities at the Centre have been greatly affected. 

St David's Church

St David's Church has been on the site since 1880 and is still an integral part of the Dewi Sant Centre, with Church in Wales Services held every Tuesday morning followed by tea and coffee in the bistro.

 

Furnishings from the old Church are being used in this new and modern space.

 

The local community is welcome to join us. Everybody is invited to come and see the whole facility and marvel at the vision of old to new.