Activities and Events

Our Ryde Baptist Church building, the George Street Centre, is home to a growing number of local community activities and events, either run by ourselves or others who hire rooms. The following list summarises the activities currently on offer and organisations using the George Street Centre as their Ryde base. Please contact the person responsible for more information.

MONDAY

Art classes in oils and acrylics for beginners and experienced students, every Monday from 10am to 12 mid-day. £10 per week at the George Street Centre. For further information telephone Brian on 613070.

Seetec use the George Street Centre as a base to work and meet their clients. https://www.seetecpluss.co.uk

The Island Bridge Club meet every Monday afternoon. For further information telephone Julia Fauvel on 405994.

TUESDAY

Coffee Morning & Information Point. Aspire Ryde working with Ryde Baptist Church. Friendly social coffee and chat plus free impartial, independent and confidential information and advice if needed. Every Tuesday in August 10am until 12 mid-day.

Seetec use the George Street Centre as a base to work and meet their clients. https://www.seetecpluss.co.uk/

Watercolour Class. Art classes in watercolours for beginners and experienced students, every Tuesday from 1pm to 3pm at the George Street Centre. For further information telephone Helen Arnold on 562146.

WEDNESDAY

Seetec use the George Street Centre as a base to work and meet their clients. https://www.seetecpluss.co.uk

3rd Ryde Girls’ Brigade meet every Wednesday during School Term Times.
4-11 year olds from 6pm to 7.30pm.
11-18 year olds from 7.15pm to 9pm.
For more information contact Betty McComb on 615720 or 07725 740726.

THURSDAY

Coffee Morning hosted by Ron and Sue, Thursday mornings from 10am to 12 mid-day. Just drop in!

The Island Bridge Club meet every Thursday morning. For further information telephone Julia Fauvel on 405994.

FRIDAY

Quirky Crafters meet every Friday morning from 10am to 12 noon. Knitting, crochet and other crafts. A social morning with craft and chat. Drop in and say hello!

The Island Bridge Club meet every Friday afternoon. For further information telephone Julia Fauvel on 405994.

SATURDAY

Girls’ Brigade Coffee Morning. Monthly in the George Street Centre. Dates publicised in advance.

Ryde Social Heritage Group hold their quarterly meetings in the George Street Centre. https://rshg.org.uk/

Street Pastors use the George Street Centre as their monthly night-time base when patrolling Ryde. http://iowstreetpastors.org.uk/

SUNDAY

10.30am Morning Worship – communion usually on the 2nd Sunday of the month.


PRAYER MEETING – Monday at 7pm – this no longer meets in the building but online via Zoom. The access code is available for regular members of the church and congregation only.

HOME GROUPS – various days, times & places – having ceased during ‘lock down’ these are in process of recommencing. They are hosted in members’ homes and are by invitation only.

FRIEND 2 FRIEND – Tuesday afternoon – having ceased meeting during ‘lock down’ this group is in process of recommencing, although in a slightly different form. A relaxed time for friendship. Please watch this space.