Welcome to The Place Activity Centre in the heart of Sherwood!

We’re a vibrant hub for the whole community!

With a variety of activities ranging from art to fitness, we offer a unique opportunity for people of all ages to engage in creative and social pursuits.

Whether you’re looking to discover a new talent, stay active, or simply enjoy the company of others, we’re the perfect place for you to explore your passions and connect with the community!



Sofie’s Life Drawing:

1.30pm – 4.30pm

Claudia’s Yoga – Stillness in Motion:

6.15pm – 7.15pm and 7.30pm – 8.30pm


Rita’s Art Class:

10am – 12.30pm

Vanessa’s Pilates:

6pm – 7pm and 7.15pm – 8.15pm

Creative Soul Card Workshop – Discover your inner animal:

6.30pm – 8pm (Introductory Class Tues 28th May 2024)

Ant’s Art Class:

7pm – 9pm


Jackie’s Portrait Practice:

1.30pm – 4pm (2nd Wed of every month)

Jane’s Life Drawing (SAR)

10am – 12.30pm (3rd Wed of every month)

Vanessa’s Pilates:

5.30pm – 6.30pm and 6.45pm – 7.45pm

Psychodrama Therapy Group:

6.00pm -8.15pm

(Staring 5th June 2024)

Helen’s Lino Printing:

6.30pm – 9pm


Vanessa’s Pilates:

9.15am – 10.15am
1pm – 2pm
6pm – 7pm
7.15pm – 8.15pm

Cheryl’s Body Physical – Slow Flow Yoga:

10:45am – 11:50am

Psychodrama Therapy Group with Kirsty

1pm – 3.15pm (4th, 11th & 18th July)

Carla’s Soul Source Yoga:

7pm – 8pm

Japanese Language and Culture Classes – with Jane:

2 May – 1 1 July 2024
7.15pm – 8.15pm

*Jane is also staring a beginner’s level class (subject to numbers), staring on Thursday 2nd May 2024, 6.15 – 7.15pm. Please contact her if you’re interested.


Helen’s Lino Printing:

10am – 12.30pm

Legacy Art Group:

10am – 1pm

Cheryl’s Cacao, Yoga and Sounds:

Friday 30th August 2024 only – 6.30pm – 9pm


The Sherwood Exchange:

12pm – 4pm


Sunday Life Drawing:

Bi – Monthly –First Sunday, every other month (June, August, October, December 2024)
10am – 1pm

Living Balance – Sunday Service Sound Bath 

Sunday 17th June 7pm – 8pm 

Cheryl’s Cacao, Yoga and Sounds:

Sunday 6th October 2024 only – 9am – 11am

Join a class or hire a room!

If you wish to join a class or find out more, use the direct contact details as listed.

Rooms are also available to book for sessional hire or for permanent rental on both floors.

Please get in touch if you require further information – we look forward to hearing from you.

Office Hours
Tues & Thurs 11.30am – 3.30pm, but appointments available other days/times – flexible on request!
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, 57, 58, 59, 87, 88 & 89

Enquiries & Room Hire:
contact The Place: 07487877536
email: theplace@theplaceactivitycentre.org.uk
The Place Activity Centre, 2a Melrose Street, Sherwood, Nottingham NG5 2JP


The Management Committee of The Place Community and Activity Centre and the Directors of the Sherwood Depot Action Group (SDAG – Not for Profit Company Limited by Guarantee that manages The Place) is to hold its Annual General Meeting on Friday 21st June2024 at 19:30 at The Place.

The Agenda for the meeting is given below.


SDAG Management Committee

Annual General Meeting

Friday21st June 2024 19:30 at The Place

  1. Approval of the agenda
  2. Apologies for absence
  3. Minutes of the last AGM
  4. Motion to amend the SDAG Articles of Association (Article 5a) from “Community Members shall be members who are local residents, local shop keepers and local groups in the Sherwood district of Nottingham as defined in clause three of the Memorandum of Association” to “Community Members shall be members who are local residents, local shop keepers and local groups in Sherwood ward of Nottingham and the surrounding districts as defined in clause three of the Memorandum of Association”.
  5. The Place Management Committee Report
  6. Election of officers of The Place Management Committee
  • Chair
  • Vice Chair
  • Treasurer
  • General Secretary
  • Minutes Secretary
  • Member Secretary
  • Sales Manager
  • Grants Manager
  • Events Manager

7. Election of the Directors of SDAG:

  • Chair
  • Vice Chair
  • Treasurer
  • General Secretary

8. Appointment of auditors

9. Any other business