RiponHere are a view suggestions. More groups and activities are listed in the ‘Ripon Gazette’.




Arts Class  (Age UK)

Wednesdays 2 – 4pm at The Meads, South Crescent. Runs from September – May

Book Club

Meet in Ripon Library 10.30 – 12md on second Wednesday every two months. Annual membership fee £7.50, plus small charge fro room hire. Refreshments.

Coffee Mornings (Age UK)

First Wednesday of the month 10.30 – 12md at Bondgate Court. Lots of activities. £3.50

Exercise classes (Age UK)*

Extend   Fridays 10 – 11.30am at the Cathedral Hall, High St Agnesgate

Zumba Gold   Mondays 1.30 – 2.30pm at Allhallowgate Church Hall

Tai Chi   Thursdays 10 – 11am at Hazel House (at the rear of Community House)

* £3.30 per class, including refreshments.

Lunch Club (Age UK)

Various venues in town most Thursdays.

North Yorkshire Fell Club

Join ‘a friendly group of keen walkers’ for Sunday walks around Yorkshire and beyond. Contact 01765 698961

Ripon City Photographic Society

Talks, workshops and competitions. Meetings take place on Mondays at The Arches, Holy Trinity church, Kirkby Road, Ripon at 7.30 – 9.30pm.  For more information look at their website: www.riponcityphotographic

Ripon Ramblers

Country walks of various types. For further details contact: 01765 609406/600013

Singing Together (Age UK)

On the last Wednesday of each month at Community House 10.30 – 12md. £3.50 including refreshments.

Spa Strollers (Age UK)

Short gentle walks for everyone. Meet at 10.30am at the entrance to Spa Gardens on the first Tuesday in the month

Walking group (Age UK)

Gentle, lively group. Meet 10am Monday mornings outside the library. Refreshments afterwards.