The following ‘Singing for Health’ classes incorporate Singing for Breathing principles (they promote better lung health and are affiliated with the British Lung Foundation). They are also affiliated with Sing to Beat Parkinson’s. Everyone welcome!
Fridays at Sheringham Community Centre at 2:30pm for tea/coffee – singing from 3-4pm. £4 voluntary donation requested per participant. View/download class poster
Fakenham and District Skylarks – 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month
Heather Barrow Court (Community Room), Fakenham NR21 8NX (turn into Thorn Road off the Norwich Road). 11:00am for tea/coffee, singing 11:30am til 12:30pm. £4 voluntary donation per person. View/download class poster (PDF)
North Walsham and Aylsham District Skylarks – 1st and 4th Wednesdays of each month. Sacred Heart Church Hall, Kings Arms Street, North Walsham NR28 9JP. 11am for tea/coffee, singing 11:30am until 12:30pm.
View/download class poster (PDF)
Ukuleles! Learn to play the ukulele with this lovely, friendly and supportive group. Mondays (term-time) 4:30 – 5:30pm at The Tyneside Club in Sheringham (by the roundabout). For more information, contact us. £4 each.
Mid-Week Music at the Hub on Wednesdays at Sheringham Little Theatre, 4-6pm. We make time for refreshments and social time from 4pm and the singing/music-making workshops start at 4:30 (finishing at 5:30pm). All welcome! See our programmes below – we have different themes each week:
You can also pick up a programme from Sheringham Little Theatre’s box office.
This is a lovely friendly and informal, drop-in session suitable for all ages, levels and abilities. You don’t need particular musical or singing experience to come along and join in the fun!
This session is FREE to participants. It is a joint project between Playing for Cake and Sheringham Little Theatre and this season’s programme has been funded by the Norfolk Community Foundation and Awards for All (The Big Lottery).
Dates for 2019 (with themes shown in brackets) are as follows for our sessions at the Sheringham Dementia Support and Activity Group :
Monday 15th April (Easter!)
Monday 15th July (A musical day out!)
Monday 21st October (Halloween!)
Monday 16th December (Christmas!)
Our next session at the Cameo Café (day care centre) in North Walsham will be at 1:30pm on 31st January 2019.
Playing for Cake will be running a community music session on the afternoon of Monday 20th May in the Spiegel tent in Chapelfield Gardens, Norwich as part of the Norwich Festival! Come and join in the fun! More details to follow soon.
Other community singing opportunities:
Sing Your Heart Out – Free singing workshops across Norfolk (Sheringham, Kings Lynn, Norwich, Attleborough and Gt Yarmouth).
Singing Down Memory Lane – 3rd Thursday of the month – 3-4pm at The Lighthouse, Cromer Road, Sheringham. Friendly, supportive environment for singing with others/enjoying music. People with dementia and their carers especially welcome.
Natasha Hood runs various singing sessions locally (North Norfolk). Visit her website here.
Other local events: