Art Courses

Tandridge Trust has an established Arts and Culture department which over the past 11yrs has become recognised for providing excellent and inspiring arts opportunities for the local community and across the region. We work across all art forms, including dance, drama, craft, music, fine art, literature and other cultural areas such as heritage and countryside. All our activities are run by carefully selected arts professionals, who are DBS checked and offer a wealth of experience to participants.

This year we have introduced a series of one off workshops for adults, children and families. These will run on selected weekends throughout the year and include Clay Modelling, Painting, Drawing , Pottery and Printing, amongst other things.

For more information on our latest arts courses please contact the Arts Team: arts@tandridgetrust.co.uk

Term Time Courses

Dip Your Brush -

Learn the basics, traditional and exciting techniques for beginners and mixed ability art lovers too.

Wednesdays, 1.30pm - 3.30pm (term time only)
10 week course £114

 

Watercolour Technique -

Learn traditional and innovative techniques for those with a passion and have some experience in painting.

Tuesdays, 10.30am - 12.30pm (term time only)
10 week course £114

 

Materials are not provided - a list of those required is available from arts@tandridgetrust.co.uk and also from the tutor.


World Record Art Challenge!

The Society for All Artists (SAA) are attempting to set the World Record for the largest number of original artworks to be displayed together under one roof - and Tandridge Trust Watercolour classes have taken part! Take a look at the beautiful work our artists have created:

 

 

These works of art were all added to The SAA World Record Art Challenge. Launched in September 2015, it aimed to get the nation painting to set the record for 'The Largest Number of Original Artworks Exhibited Under One Roof'. Entries were submitted from all over the country, and the grand total after final count and processing was 32,383! Congratulations to all our Tandridge Trust artists.

For more information about this world record attempt, please visit www.saa.co.uk/worldrecord

For more information about our Art classes for all levels, please email arts@tandridgetrust.co.uk or telephone 01883 716717 and select Option 4.

 

Sports Courses

Sport and physical activity is a very important part of a healthy lifestyle. We believe it is beneficial for people of all ages and abilities to be active and take part in sport or fitness. We aim to provide a variety of rewarding and fun courses and activities at an affordable price.

All of our sports courses for children are coached by fully qualified and DBS checked coaches who specialise in coaching children of different ages and abilities, and, most importantly, help them have fun whilst they learn.

Our courses don’t stop at the teenage years, we also have courses aimed at sporty adults who want to keep fit and healthy through regular exercise. Our adult courses are coached by fully qualified coaches with years of experience in their field, who will get the best out of you no matter what your ability and help you keep fit in a fun environment, whilst also teaching you a new or forgotten skills! 

Click here to view our current Sports and Fitness brochure

Special Projects

Live and Direct

Live and Direct is a programme of weekly rock and pop music workshops for teenagers aged 11-15 years. These sessions took place at The Orpheus Centre in Godstone, who provided a fantastic venue, instruments and recording equipment for the young people taking part. The project is funded through Youth Music Foundation and supported by Tandridge Trust, Surrey County Council, Rhythmix and importantly Surrey Youth Development Services who managed the weekly sessions. Over 60 young people were involved with the project.

The young people have now organised themselves into several bands and have performed at local venues including The Barn Theatre, Euphonic music festival, Celebrating Surrey and The Arc. Evaluation of this project demonstrates how it has had a positive effect in developing self-esteem amongst the young people involved.

Local Artists, Arts Groups & Organisations

We actively work with local arts groups and individual artists to develop new arts opportunities for Tandridge. This may be by supporting their planning of a new project or by signposting them to possible funding opportunities. We are also happy to help promote local arts initiatives through our networks and audience database where possible.

Successful projects which have been accomplished in the past by working with local artists and arts groups include Tandridge Lantern Festival, Publication of Tandridge Arts Information, Artists network evenings, Young @ Arts performance events

If you would like to speak with someone in the arts team or simply be added to our email information list please contact: Katy Potter, Head of Culture and Partnerships on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Present

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Past

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Get active 50+

At Tandridge Trust we are proud to be able to introduce physical activities specifically for local people over 50yrs, as part of Active Surrey’s - Get active 50+

This project aims to inspire over 50s to try something new to improve their health and wellbeing. We have a number of great sessions available at a discounted price; so why not give it a go, feel stronger, healthier and make some great friends in the process?

 

Water confidence swimming sessions
It is never too late to learn to swim! These sessions are suitable for adults aged 50+ who would like to overcome their fear of the water, or for those who have never learnt to swim. You will be in the water in a small group of no more than 6 adults who are of a similar ability. Two experienced instructors will be in the water with you easing you into the water and using gentle practises to build up your confidence.

 

The Village Health Club, Caterham
Thursdays, 11.30 - 12pm or 12 - 12.30pm
20 April - 25 May: £24 (usual price £30.50)
8 June - 13 July: £24 (usual price £30.50)  

For further information or to book please call The Village Health Club on 01883 716717 (option 3)

 

Table Tennis
Table Tennis is a fun and social sport, proven to help with cognitive skills, improvement of memory and reactions. These sessions can help you live your life to the full! Equipment provided, please bring a drink
Thursdays 7-8pm
de Stafford Sports Centre, Burntwood Lane , Caterham, CR3 5YX
Member £3 / Non member £3.50
01883 716717 option 2