a list of our regular hirers


Click on the event to find out more information, including when the event takes place.

MONDAYS - DancExcess - Every Monday

DanceXcess is a smooth modern dance & social club, which offeres various styles of dance inlcuding French Jive, Smooth Jive, Blues, WCS and tango influence.

Visit for full information on events, workshops and classes.


 at 19.30 – 23.00.

The Friday freelance is on every first Friday of month at 20.00 – 23.00

Contact Information:

Chris Jones

Tuesdays - Pilates with Francesca - every Tuesday

Francesca runs 3 classes at the corn exhange

9.15 – Improvers / Intermediate
10.20 – Beginners / Rehab / Low Level
11.30 – Beginners / Improvers

Please see website for full details

Time:  09.15 – 12.30 (except school holidays)

Contact Information:

Francesca Megicks

07855 149015

Tuesdays - Karate - Every Tuesday

Time:  18.00 – 19.00

Contact Information:

Sandra Ingham

Tuesdays - Tai Chi - Every Tuesday

An established, friendly group who practice Tai Chi every Tuesday.

During Tai Chi practice, muscles and tendons are alternately stretching and relaxing. Over time, this makes them flexible and the joints become looser.

Time:  19.00 – 21.30

Contact Information:

Dorothy Cowley

Tuesdays - The Riverport WI Group - Third Tuesday of the month

Time:  19.30 – 21.30  (not yet recommenced after lockdown). 

Contact Information:

Jade Hockie

Wednesdays - The Football Fun Factory - Tots Indoor Football - Wednesday mornings during term time

Let your tots learn football skills in a safe indoor environment. 

Time: 09:30 – 10:00 am

Further information, see:

Contact Information:

Lee Hayward

07714 192575  /



Wednesdays - U3A - Painting - Second & fourth Wednesday of the month

University of the Third Age (U3A) Painting for Pleasure Group.  (Not yet recommenced following lockdown).

Please visit their website for further details.

Wednesdays - U3A - Sketchbook Art - First & third Wednesday of the month

University of the Third Age (U3A) Sketchbook Art group.  (Not yet recommenced following lockdown).

Please see their website for further details.

Wednesdays - St Ives Table Top - Wednesdays fortnightly on 2nd and 4th Wednesdays in the month

This is a fortnightly group for those who love board games, including: 

  • Tabletop RPGs (we have a good amount of experience running); and
  • Board games (we have hundreds between us!).

This group will recommence on Wednesday 25th August. 

Time:  19:30 – 22:30 pm

Further Information:

Contact Information:

Ross D’Souza

Tel 07875 357036  /

Thursdays - Windmill Yoga - Every Thursday during term time

Windmill Yoga Classes are warm and welcoming. 

Gift yourself an hour to fully connect with body, breath and mind, and leave feeling reset.

Classes consist of asana (yoga postures), pranayama (breathing practices) and relaxation.

A warm welcome awaits. .

Time:  10:00 – 11:00

Contact Information:

Verity Windmill

Tel 07703 737123  /

Thursdays - U3A - Cribbage - First & third Thursday of the month

University of the Third Age (U3A) Cribbage group.  (Not yet recommenced following lockdown).

Please see their website for further details.

Thursdays - Yoga Inner Calm - Thursdays during term time

A Yoga class which explores mindful movement physically, which in turn can help to create mental and emotional wellbeing. 

My classes are ‘Subtle Yoga’ inspired, working with the nervous system through the practice of postures, breathing, meditation and relaxation to help bring about changes that can benefit the body and mind. 

Time:  19:00 – 20:00 pm.

Contact Information:

Debra Ashurst

Thursday- Screen St Ives - Third Thursday of the month

Come and watch the latest blockbuster films on the giant screen in the Charter Hall. 

Screenings recommenced on 15th July. 

See SSI website for future showings:



19.00 – 22.00 – Screening at 20.00

Contact Information:

Marilyn Zanconato  /


Thursdays - U3A - Monthly Meeting - Second Thursday of the month (afternoons).


10.00 – 12.00 or 14.00 – 16.00  (Not yet recommenced following lockdown)

Monthly meeting for the local University Of the Third Age (U3A).  Please visit their website for further details

Weekly Friday Craft and Vintage Market

This market is an opportunity to purchase homemade foods, plants or crafts, or to get together with your friends over a takeaway cake or pastry or coffee from the Riverport Cafe upstairs in the Corn Exchange. 

Come and see us !


09:00 – 13:00 pm

Contact Information:

Jade Hockie  /


Fridays - U3A - Ukulele - First & third Friday of the month

University of the Third Age (U3A) Ukulele Group.  (Not yet recommenced following lockdown).

Please contact their website for more information

Saturdays - Samadhi Yoga

Time:  08:00 – 09:00

Contact Information:

Sam Wilson

07729 486921

SATURDAYS and SOME SUNDAYS - Craft & Gift Fair - St Ives Corn Exchange

Pat and Carrie, the organisers of this Craft Fair have introduced interesting new crafters who make hand crafted, unusual and unique items.

You will find up to 32 stalls of high quality art, crafts and gift ideas.

Time:  10:00 – 16:00  –  See events page for list of dates. 

Free entry and refreshments are available.

Contact Information:

Please also check out the organisers’ own facebook page:

Thursdays - Riverport Singers (St Ives Dementia-friendly Community Choir) - Every Thursday during term time

Come and join us for a fun hour singing your favourite songs.

Newcomers very welcome.  

This session takes place in the large Charter Hall with plenty of social distancing !  There is easy access to the hall from the outside. 

Time: 10:15 – 11:15 am

Further Information:

Contact Information:

Agi Peach