Whether you want to meet new people, get healthier, stay mentally active, volunteer, or just relax and have fun there is something on offer at the Shirley Centre for everyone.

The following activities that happen at the Shirley Centre are run by members of the Shirley Community Association and if you become a member (current annual fee is £14 for adults) you can access these activities at a cheaper rate. Please call in at the caretaker’s office for a membership form.

Keep Fit for the over 50s. Monday 1 – 3pm.

Yoga Thursday 7.30 – 9pm. 

Short mat bowls Tuesdays 10am (1 session) Wednesdays 10am and 11.30am (2 sessions) Fridays 10am and 11am (2 sessions)

Art for Fun Thursdays 10am – 12pm. 

Centre Stage Amateur Theatre group. Wednesdays 7.30 – 10pm and Sundays 6.45 – 9pm

Modern Sequence Dance Wednesdays 7.30 – 10pm

Afternoon Tea Dance Thursdays 1 – 4pm

Line Dancing Fridays 2.30 – 4pm. 

Ballroom and Sequence Sunday Dance Sundays 7.30 – 10pm

Whist Mondays and Fridays 1.30 – 4pm


More activities

These activities are provided and run by external hirers. Contact details and prices to be added soon – in the meantime, contact us.

Exercise class Mondays 9.30 – 11.30am

Kumon Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 4.30 – 6.30pm, Saturdays 11.30am – 1.30pm

Solo Club Mondays 7.45pm – 10.30pm

Arden Bridge Club Tuesdays 7.15 – 9.15pm

Kids Kick Boxing Tuesdays 4 – 6.30pm

Exercise Class (previously National Osteoporosis Society) Thursdays 10.15 – 11.45am

Weight Watchers Saturdays 9 – 11am

Independent Tutor Sundays 10.30am – 3pm

Pokemon League Alternate Saturdays 11.30am – 1.30pm

Amateur Radio Society 3rd Thursday monthly 7.45 – 9.45pm

Solihull and Meridan Labour Party 3rd Thursday monthly 7.45 – 9.45pm

Multiple Sclerosis Society 3rd Monday monthly 10am – 1pm

Solihull Rate Payers Alternate months, Fridays 2 – 4pm