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New Low Cost Counselling Service at the Balsam Centre

Wed 14 Sep '11, 09:08
By Mandy Hedges
New Low Cost Counselling Service at the Balsam Centre

Qualified Counsellor Mandy Hedges returns to the Balsam Centre to offer a new affordable service.

Local Author Finds Healing in Writing About His Traumatic Experience

Fri 9 Sep '11, 10:01
By Andrew E J Webster
Local Author Finds Healing in Writing About His Traumatic Experience

Andrew Webster was referred to the Balsam Centre's creative writing classes to help him recover from illness. There, he wrote his book; 'Paris in Springtime', a lucid and uplifting account of his descent into 'madness' and his profound spiritual awakening.

Country Market Comes to the Balsam Centre

Thu 25 Aug '11, 11:46
By Lynn Ward
Country Market Comes to the Balsam Centre

The 43-year-old Wincanton Country Market, previously hosted by the Dolphin pub on the High Street, has now moved to the Balsam Centre for want of larger premises.

New Classes at The Balsam Centre

Tue 12 Apr '11, 16:45
By Lynn Ward
New Classes at The Balsam Centre

Tai Chi for beginners and Pilates for beginners and improvers have started at the Balsam Centre, each Thursday.

Want to Join a Knitting Group?

Sat 2 Apr '11, 18:19
By Lynn Ward
Want to Join a Knitting Group?

Want to try knitting? A very relaxing and interesting way to be creative and make friends!

New Courses Coming Soon for 2011 at the Balsam Centre

Mon 10 Jan '11, 10:49
By Lynn Ward
New Courses Coming Soon for 2011 at the Balsam Centre

With the New Year there are new avenues to follow and interests to pursue. The Balsam Centre may be able to provide some of these with a range of courses coming soon.

Christmas Fayre at the Balsam Centre

Fri 3 Dec '10, 19:20
By Lynn Ward
Christmas Fayre at the Balsam Centre

Come along and visit our Christmas Fayre at the Balsam Centre, Wincanton from 10am to 1pm on Saturday 11 December. Browse for that special gift or just enjoy the event. Take time for a coffee and chat.

Ditch the Workout, Join the Party! New Zumba Fitness Class Comes to Wincanton

Tue 28 Sep '10, 11:45
By Lynn Ward
Ditch the Workout, Join the Party! New Zumba Fitness Class Comes to Wincanton

Zumba fitness starts at the Balsam Centre, Wincanton every Tuesday 8.30-9.30pm from 14th September.

Apple Juicing with The Balsam Centre

Tue 28 Sep '10, 11:36
By Chris Fenton
Apple Juicing with The Balsam Centre

Do you fancy making your own apple juice? Tim from the Balsam Centre has arranged sessions at the Centre, Templecombe and Galhampton. Just bring your own apples and bottles.

Hatha Yoga Lessons at the Balsam Centre

Thu 2 Sep '10, 09:14
By Chris Fenton
Hatha Yoga Lessons at the Balsam Centre

The Balsam Centre is now offering Hatha Yoga on Saturday mornings between 9:30am-11:00am, suitable for both beginners and experienced participants.

Mother and Baby Workout at the Balsam Centre Starting Tuesday 7th September

Thu 2 Sep '10, 09:00
By Chris Fenton
Mother and Baby Workout at the Balsam Centre Starting Tuesday 7th September

The Balsam Centre is keen to invite new mothers and their babies to the new Mother and Baby Workout sessions which are to be held on Tuesday mornings between 10:30am-11:00am in the Veronica Room.

The Growing Space - Community and Therapeutic Gardens

Thu 29 Jul '10, 13:15
By Hazel Luetchford
The Growing Space - Community and Therapeutic Gardens

The Growing Space is a charity. It forms part of the Healthy Living Partnership and Children's Centre and is based at the Balsam Centre in Wincanton. We have developed the Centre's gardens to encompass a wide variety of needs.

You Are Invited to the Balsam BBQ

Mon 21 Jun '10, 17:25
By Rachel Kennedy
You Are Invited to the Balsam BBQ

You are invited to an open air BBQ in the beautiful gardens of the Balsam Centre which are now looking their best. Come for a lunch to remember on Friday 25th June with burgers and hot dogs from only £2.

Growing Space Garden Propagating House Opens

Mon 21 Jun '10, 16:44
By Jeanette Locke and David Winter
Growing Space Garden Propagating House Opens

As a result of generous grants the Growing Space community garden now has a handsome new Propagating House.

The Colour of Sound - A New Community Choir

Wed 9 Jun '10, 17:44
By Rachel Kennedy
The Colour of Sound - A New Community Choir

Experienced vocalist and choir leader Rachel Gadd is hoping to launch a new Community Choir at the Balsam Centre in Wincanton on the 16th June. If the chance to sing with others attracts you, this could be what you are looking for.

Sue Place talks about the Balsam Centre

Sun 18 Oct '09, 14:49
By Sue Place
Sue Place talks about the Balsam Centre

The Balsam Centre is a flourishing resource for the community and we have recently celebrated our 10th birthday. In that time our facilities and activities have grown and are now used by hundreds of people each week.

A Growing Space Gardener and Volunteer

Wed 16 Dec '09, 19:55
By John Baxter
A Growing Space Gardener and Volunteer

Julia Mottershshaw is a volunteer who works with The Growing Space.

K.tog - Knitting Group in Wincanton

Fri 15 Jan '10, 21:00
By Lynn Ward
K.tog - Knitting Group in Wincanton

The 'K.tog' knitting group meet on Monday evenings at the Balsam Centre in Wincanton and has proved popular and friendly, welcoming newcomers so that they immediately feel part of the 'knitting community', even if they are learning from scratch.

Counselling at the Balsam Centre

Fri 22 Jan '10, 14:22
By Jane Maklin
Counselling at the Balsam Centre

A counselling service available for those in need of emotional support in the Wincanton area.

Didgeridoo Workshop with Mike Rigby

Thu 28 Jan '10, 22:20
By Lynn Ward
Didgeridoo Workshop with Mike Rigby

A new activity for the Balsam Centre - very interesting and all welcome!

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