The following groups hold activities at the Memorial Hall
The Choir is an enthusiastic group of singers numbering around 42 members of varied age from all walks of life. The Choirs repertoire consists of a variety of music including; popular, classical,
traditional, spiritual, sacred and theatre pieces. Rehearsals take place in Draycott Memorial Hall
from 7.30 -
Cheddar Short Mat Bowls Club meets at Draycott Memorial Hall on Wednesdays from 2pm and Fridays from 7pm with three indoor mats available. Run by an elected management committee the Committee welcomes new members and help is always given to beginners by experienced members.
Contact: Brian Crashley
Dance fitness classes are run on:
Mondays 6.30 – 7.30pm
Mondays 7.30 – 8.30pm
Classes are run by Rhian Weston who is a certified dance teacher.
The Draycott Art Club meets every Thursday (Mornings 10am -
Draycott Bowls Club meets at the Memorial hall every Monday at 7.00pm and is open to anyone
who would like to take up the sport of indoor bowls.
This is a friendly club made up of players from Draycott and the surrounding villages and it welcomes
anyone to come along and give bowls a try. Bowls is a good social game and also gives some
exercise over the two hour session.
Mendip Players meet at the Memorial Hall for rehearsals on Wednesdays and use the Hall for their
summer production and pantomime.
Pilates classes are run on:
Mondays 9.30 – 10.30am With Kathy Gardner
Mondays 10.30 – 11.30am With Kathy Gardner
Fridays 10.00 – 11.00am With Catherine Jones
Run by Chartered Physiotherapists these are mat work pilates classes using theraband resistance,
foam rollers and soft balls.
All abilities are welcome after an individual induction session to establish your medical history, level
of control, strength and flexibility.
Strawberry Tots is a popular and welcoming toddler group held at the Memorial Hall every Wednesday throughout the year from 10.00am – 12pm
It is suitable for 0 to 5 year olds (0lder slings are welcome during holidays) and offers a place to meet other parents with plenty of coffee and biscuits.
Strawberry Tots also holds craft sessions and seasonal celebrations.
Contact: ‘Strawberry Tots Draycott’ -
A whist drive is held on every Thursday (except the first in each month) at 7.30pm. Refreshments are provided.
Contact: 01934 782711
Rodney Stoke and Draycott WI meets in the Memorial Hall on the first Thursday in every month (except August). Meetings start at 7.30 and usually end by 9.30 – 10.00pm. The WI have a wide variety of interesting speakers and hands on activities and organise social gatherings throughout the year.
WI meetings offer an opportunity to make new friends and chat over a glass of wine or a cup of tea/coffee. New members are always welcome.
Contact: Jan Warne 01749 871221