The Church and Halls continue to be well used for Community programmes such as dancing classes, adult group classes and Community Council meetings. They are regularly used for concerts by groups such as North East of Scotland Music School, the International Youth Festival, Children 1st and the Orpheus Choir.
Girlguiding is a girl led organisation consisting of Rainbows, Brownies, Guides and Senior Section. They do lots of different activities including games, badges, trips, overnight stays, camps and lots more. The unit at Craigiebuckler Church meet on a Monday night and is always growing in numbers and welcomes any new members. For more information please contact the Church Office.
During school terms.
We meet fortnightly in Craigiebuckler Church Hall at 7.30pm. The Association has been in existence for over 100 years. Our meetings offer a warm welcome to all even if you don’t belong to the Buchan area. Varied entertainment, a tea break with the opportunity to socialise and a chance to win a raffle, all for £3 per person. Contacts – Gladys Lamb, Secretary, 01224 723722 or Tom Yule, Treasurer, 01224 314887.
Craigiebuckler and Seafield Community Council
The Community Council Meets regularly on the first Tuesday of every month in the Douglas Lounge at 7.30pm until 9.00pm.
All year except January.
Danscentre offers a variety of classes including Ballet, Jazz, Tap and Hip Hop following both the RAD and ISTD syllabi. They are based on Hutcheon Street and hold classes in many venues around Aberdeen City including classes at Craigiebuckler Church on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons and Saturday morning.
Lo Impact Fitness Class
Improve your health and wellbeing in a fun social environment. Our classes are suitable for all ages and fitness levels and can be adapted to suit the individual. The sessions run on Tuesdays at 10am and cost £5 per class. A general exercise questionaire completed prior to doing the class establishes individual requirements and can be discussed with the instructor. Contact the Church office for more details.
Craigiebuckler RSCDS Class
Primary and Secondary pupils enjoy Scottish Country dancing on Fridays at the RSCDS class run by Branch Teacher Doris Young. The pupils have the opportunity to take part in the Scottish Country Dance section of the Music Festival, and each year pupils are put forward for the Society Medal tests. The children work well together and reach a high standard of technique and formations as well as having fun dancing together. For more information contact the Church Office.
Hatha Yoga is the style of yoga most widely practised and taught here in the West. There are two classes held in the Church Hall, Tuesday evening 7.00 – 9.30pm and Wednesday afternoon, 1-2.30pm. For more information contact the tutor by phone: Tuesday – 07838 754058 and Wednesday – 07754 054146
Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9.30am.