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The Place Activity Centre

Welcome to The Place Activity Centre where you can enjoy social and creative activities in the heart of Sherwood: the place for art, music, dance, fitness classes and more.

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Office Hours
Monday to Friday: 10am – 5pm
Available to hire 9am – 9pm including weekends.
Closed Bank Holidays, Christmas & New Year.

Access & Facilities
Fully accessible ground floor classrooms & toilets
First floor rooms – access by stairs only.
Hot & cold drink making facilities.

Limited parking for disabled drivers & staff only.
Free parking in Sherwood – a few minutes walk.

Public Transport
Direct bus route from city centre to Sherwood.
City Transport Bus route:  56, 58, 59, 87, 88 & 89

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Enquiries & Room Hire:
contact The Place 0115 985 6777


Why not try Pilates or Yoga to improve your agility. Or flex your vocal chords in the choir

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Improve your brush strokes and sketching skills in one of our many art classes!

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We have a wide variety of other classes including Writers Club and Laughter Club!

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Room Hire for any occasion

We have two great rooms for you to hire.
Whether it?s a class, conference, talk or social evening,
we have the place for you. Call or email for more details.