Tonbridge boasts a host of community and charitable organisations, clubs and other groups who all meeting on a regular basis or organise events in the town.
You will find many of them listed below. If your group is not on the list, please let us know by emailing your details.
Forsyth Hall, Bradford St., TN9 1DU.
Angel Community Gardeners
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167 High St., TN9 1BX. Look out for other late night opening venues north of the Big Bridge. www.artspringgallery.co.uk.
Beginners2Runners Running Club
Get running 5K in 10 weeks! Longmead Stadium, Darenth Ave., TN10 3JF. First class free, then £4.50. www.beginners2runners.co.uk
A fun activity to keep you fit and exercise the brain. We’d love to teach you. If you can climb stairs and count to 8 you qualify! Practice on Friday evenings, ring Sunday mornings and evenings. St Peter & St Paul’s, Church Lane, TN9 1HD. Contact Angela Clark 01732 364309.
Castle Bridge Club
Friendly club playing duplicate bridge. Forsyth Hall, Bradford St., TN9 1DU. Entry £2.50.
Tel 07973 322834
In addition to services, many churches also host events and clubs. Please follow links for more information
Dunorlan Recorder Group
Recorder players of all ages who can read music welcomed. Wide repertoire. Occasional public concerts. Methodist Church, Higham Lane, TN10 4JG. Info from srp.org.uk, 07801 054756, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Girls and Boys Brigades
Youngsters gather to learn through fun activities and projects. Baptist Church, Darenth Ave., TN10 3HZ. £15 per term. Tel 01732 352824 /
email@example.com / www.tbc-online.org.
Fun, friendship, challenge and adventure for girls 5 - 25 years old.Several local units, info from www.girlguidingtonbridgedivision.org.uk.
Ave. du Puy, TN9 1QH. See angelibc.co.uk for info.
“Knit & Natter”
Come along and meet new friends.Town Library, Avebury Ave., TN9 1TG.
EVERY MONDAY, 7pm - 10.45pm
‘Les Puces’ Early Years French classes
For preschool and primary aged children. London Rd., TN10 3AJ (mornings), Christ Church, High St., TN9 1SG (afternoons). £60 per half term. www.lespuces.co.uk.
Little Kicks and Junior Kickers
A fun introduction to football for 2 - 5 year olds. Angel Centre, Angel Lane, TN9 1SF. Various times and prices, call 020 8432 0982 for details.
Make a Racket!
Badminton/tennis/table tennis/short tennis. Tonbridge School Centre, London Rd., TN10 3AD. £5.30 incl. coffee.
Tel 01732 304111
Fun, educational music and singing classes for babies, toddlers and their grown-ups! Free taster sessions. St Peter & St Paul’s, Church Lane, TN9 1HD. firstname.lastname@example.org / 07736 244142 / www.musicalbumps.com
New Venture Club
For unattached people aged 50+ to meet other single people. Meetings at Vauxhall Inn, Vauxhall Lane, TN11 0NA. www.newventureclub.co.uk
A 5km Run/Jog/Walk around Tonbridge
Park and Barden Lake. Meet at The Racecourse - behind the swimming pool. Free event. parkrun.org.uk/tonbridge
Fun & friendly introduction to rugby for 2 - 7 year olds. Angel Centre, Angel Lane, TN9 1SF. £8 a session. www.rugbytots.co.uk
South Tonbridge WI
Tonbridge Angels Football Club
Longmead Stadium, Darenth Ave., TN10 3JW. Adults £12, concessions available. Enquiries to 01732 352417.
Tonbridge Bowling Club
Outdoor lawn bowling club welcoming all ages and abilities. Tonbridge Farm Ground, Darenth Ave., Longmead TN10 3JF. See www.tonbridgebowlingclub.co.uk for details.
Tonbridge Bridge Club
Duplicate bridge for 16 year olds onwards. All welcome but phone first - 01732 355919/01892 833278. Weald of Kent Grammar School, Tudeley Lane, TN9 2JP.
Tonbridge Camera Club
For all photographers, from beginners to advanced. Weald of Kent Grammar School, Tudeley Lane, TN9 2JP.
Tonbridge Canoe Club
Canoe & kayak training, racing, recreational. All welcome from age 12. New Wharf Rd., Tonbridge TN9 1DS. www.tonbridgecanoeclub.org.uk
Tonbridge Civic Society
Tonbridge Community Singers
Delarue Hall, Shipbourne Rd., TN11 9NN. Email email@example.com. New members always welcome.
Tonbridge Flower Arrangement Club
Christmas Workshop. New members very welcome, no experience necessary. Angel Centre, Angel Lane, TN9 1SF. Info from 01732 832491.
Tonbridge Model Railway Club
All welcome. Scout Hut, Lambert’s Yard, TN9 2LE. Secretary: 01959 523840
Tonbridge Rock Choir
No experience needed. Pop, rock, Motown. Juddians Rugby Club, The Slade, TN9 1HR. £25 a month, contact 01252 714276 / www.rockchoir.com for your free singing taster session.
Tonbridge Tennis Club
Social & competitive tennis for all levels, supported by qualified coaches. Hugh Christie Tech.College, White Cottage Rd., TN10 4PU. Contact via www.tonbridgetennisclub.co.uk
Monthly meeting with talk by an interesting speaker, and refreshments. Anyone interested in knowing more about TU3A may attend once. Medway Hall, Angel Centre, Angel Lane, TN9 1SF.
More info at www.tonbridgeu3a.com.
A comparison between quality and budget wines, with tastings. Angel Centre, Angel Lane, TN9 1SF.