Crafts & Gardens

Broadly doing some Crafts activity, including gardening.

Flower Arranging

We meet every 2 weeks on  Monday afternoons at The Cloisters, 36 Barrington Road, Letchworth.
We are a very enthusiastic group who enjoy making pretty arrangements. Our skills vary considerably from complete novices to almost professional.
New members are always welcome.
If you would like to know more please get in touch with the Group contact.

Playing the Recorder for Fun

Wednesdays, 10:30am to 11:30am.

Venue: Check with the Group Contact.

We have a couple of spare places. Some experience of playing the recorder would be useful.

Ukulele Group

Thursdays 1pm - 3pm

St Thomas Church Hall, 103 Bedford Road, Letchworth SG6 4DW.

We meet each week to play, sing and socialise. We range from beginners to more accomplished players.

Why not come along with your ukulele and give it a try?

We have started a new Beginners Ukulele group which is held before the advanced one - see Events panel on right. Please contact David Flower if interested in joining


Sewing group

We have nine members, a very diverse set of talented ladies.

We meet from 2.00 - 4.00pm on the first and third Thursdays of the month.

The group covers most forms of needlework. There is sometimes space for a new member so get in touch if you are interested.

If anyone would like to start a second group contact William Armitage (see New Groups) or leave your details at David’s Bookshop.

Textile Enthusiasts and Weavers

This textiles community group meets once a month, usually on a Tuesday evening, to take part in a textile-related activity or craft. 

The meetings, which include all materials and equipment as well as refreshments, are £4 per person.

We meet at Digswell Arts in The Fenners Building, 7 Openshaw Way, just off the Wynd. Free parking is available on site.

New members always welcome.

To find out more and for details of the next meeting, please get in touch with the group contact.

Patchwork Group

Informal gatherings to patchwork together and swap tips. Plus of course a bit of chat!
Please note that we will be meeting at the Premier Inn in Station Road, on the first Thursday of each month between 11.00am and 1.00pm
Please bring your own materials with you.
There will be a small charge to cover room hire.
Free tea and coffee.
No need to book, just turn up.
Open to all LALG members:.charges members £2.00, non-members £3.00.

Learning and Practising Lip Reading

Please contact Veronica or Jean (details to the right) for infomation about meetings.

This group is currently full, but new groups are being formed as existing ones fill up, so please contact William Armitage on 01462 643537 about the possibility of setting up a new lip reading group.


Clock Group

Wednesdays, 7 - 9.30pm
Mrs Howard Memorial Hall (free parking after 6pm)
We service and repair clocks under our tutor Richard Edwards with the assistance of Bernard Bailey.
Sessions begin with a short presentation on theory followed by practical work on members’ own mechanical clocks.
The spring term is now underway and the group is currently full. We do not run during the summer term, but if you would like to go on the waiting list for the autumn please contact Richard Edwards.

Wild Flowers

Our rambles take us where we hope to see a good display of wild flowers, followed by lunch.

This group will recommence in Spring 2020.

Textiles Group

We are a small group who share ideas regarding all elements of textiles. We meet at one of our members’ homes. If you fancy joining us, you would be most welcome - please contact Linda.



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