Redbourn Village Hall

since 1921

Events in January 2017

Happy New Year!
Wishing you a fantastic 2017!

"The Halcyon"

ITV 9pm 

starting on Bank Holiday Monday 2nd Jan 

If you're watching the new ITV period drama series "The Halcyon" look out for the resident dancer at the Hotel (and Redbourn Village Hall) Carol Stone Allen.
Carol has been teaching private dance lessons in RVH for many years to both professional dancers and those wanting to dance for fun, but also dose film and TV work.
The photo shows Carol in one of her Halcyon costumes and the video clip below has Carol's character dancing (wearing this dress) with her onscreen husband at the Ball room party. 


ESKA Karate Club in Redbourn

Wednesday 6.30pm to 7.30pm


Sunday 9.30am-10.30am

Adult & Junior beginner’s course starting Jan 2017

Try a free lesson!

Special opening by the Chief Instructor of the English Shotokan Karate Association (ESKA)

Sensei Michael Nursey (9th Dan)

on Sunday 8th Jan 9.30-10.30am

Contact: Andre De Roy

Mobile: 07834 071674


Website: albans

NEW! ESKA Karate Club Redbourn has it's launch on Sunday 8th Jan at 9.30am to 10.30am in Redbourn Village Hall

It will be a great oppertunity to meet and chat with one of the highest (officially) ranked masters of Shotokan Karate in the uk.

Everyone is very welcome, whether your curious or new to Karate, in training or very experienced please come along and celebrate the new club launch morning.

Sensei Nursey (9th Dan) will address those there and give an indication of what can be achieved by studying Karate, this may well incorporate some demonstrations.
There will also be a number of black belts in attendance who will show some techniques, as well as giving everyone a taster of what they are capable of: Everyone has more ability than they realise they just don’t know it!


Play Street Cafe 

Starting Mon 9th Jan from 10am -11am

"Come and join us in the imaginary world of role play.

Enjoy good coffee and cake while your children have fun learning in our world of role play"

Weekly stay & play sessions for children accompanied by an adult.: £4 per child, £2 each sibling and under 1's free 

Coffee and cake available to purchase.

Contact: Jennifer

Phone: 07954 577354


Facebook: play-street-cafe 

Redbourn Womens Institute 

Thursday 12th Jan at 7.30pm 

Monthly members evening:  Craft and social evening

Pennies for friendship competition: 

Please bring with you (if you can):
* a pair of scissors - for paper/fabric
* a collection of colouring pencils or pens
* Pretty scraps - ribbon, lace etc.
* Your favourite sewing needles for thread and wool.

Visitors WELCOME!

Contact: Rosemary

Phone: 01582 794453

Facebook: RedbournWI

Body Endurance 

Fridays 6.30- 7.30pm (arrive 5-10 minutes before)

New class starting Friday 13th of Jan, then on Friday evenings each week. 

Fitness classes for all ages and abilities. 

Everyone is welcome.

Hour long session including warm up and cool down stretching. Please bring plenty to drink and a exercise mat if you have one.

First session is half price of your for you and a friend 

Contact: Rob Faulkner

Phone: 07940 112461



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Redbourn U3A

Wednesday 18th Jan from 2pm

"Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children" by Val Dawson

Visitors(£2.50) welcome


Thursday 26th January at 7.30 pm

Ver Valley Society Open Meeting 2017

Speaker Ian Pigott O.B.E 

Ian is a Ver Valley Farmer who initiated the Open Farms Days which has now become a nationwide event.

All meetings are free entrance to members/non members, although contributions will be asked towards refreshments (suggested minimum £2)

All welcome!

Meetings organiser:  Ernie Leahy
Phone:  01582 793144

Tillys Dance Factory

New Spring term


Tue 10th January to Thur 30th March

11 week term (not on in Feb half term) 


5.15pm -6.15pm

Street Dance Class 6 yrs+ 

New class starts Tuesday 10th Jan


5pm - 6pm

Boys only Street Dance 3-6 yrs

6pm - 7pm

Children's Cheerleading  6-14yrs+

New class starts on Wednesday 11th Jan


1.30pm - 2.15pm

Mini Dance Factory  3+

4.45pm - 5.45pm

Musical Theatre 6+

Tilly’s Dance Factory

Dance routines to all their favourite songs! 

Spring term is an 11 week block- 

£5 per class for the term in advance (£55 to be paid before first class please)

or £6 each week (drop in session)

Contact: Tilly 

Mobile: 07792 265256


Facebook: Tillys Dance Factory


Instagram: @tillysdancefactory