Arts Groups and Societies for Deal and Walmer
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"Acting Up!" Club Meets in the Community Church Deal, Victoria Road, Deal, 5pm-6pm every Friday. An acting and musical theatre club for 7- to 12-year-olds. Jon Fox
07590 471210
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"Dance Fit!" Club Meets in the Community Church Deal, Victoria Road, Deal, 6.30pm-7.30pm every Tuesday and Friday. Latin and ballroom dancing to tone muscles and get fit. £6 a session. Jon Fox
07590 471210
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Friday Folk Club, Deal Meet in the Royal Marines Association Club, 37 The Strand, Walmer, every Friday at 8pm for a singers' night and occasional guest musicians. Sue Watson
01304 360877
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Handelian Society,
Deal and Walmer
The last surviving society of its type in the UK, founded as a 'small choral society with affinity towards Handel' in 1946 by Dr James S Hall, an eminent Handelian Scholar. The Society presents three concerts a year, one of which is a Handel Oratorio. Rehearsals: Mondays 7.30pm-9pm. Community Church, Victoria Road, Deal. website Secretary:
Danielle Middleton
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Landmark Jazz Club Meets in the Top Room, The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal on the first Tuesday of most months. Live jazz to raise funds for Landmark Community Centre. Organiser:
John Spooner
01304 360228
Landmark Show Choir An adult amateur choir open to all who fancy learning and singing songs from all genres including pop and musical theatre. No experience required; just bring your voice. Meets at: The Landmark Centre, High Street, Deal and other venues. Call organiser for details. Madeleine Cordes
01304 239055
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Life Drawing Group, Deal Art group for professional and experienced amateur artists interested in depicting the human figure. Meet: weekly - in Sea Scout Hall, Marine Road, Walmer on Tuesdays at 10am; and in the Astor Theatre studio, Stanhope Road, Deal on Wednesdays at 7pm. Also hold occasional all-day events. website. Malcolm Gregory
01304 373752;
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Railway Swing Band, The The Railway Swing Band features professional and serious amateur musicians living within a 20 mile radius of Deal. Their ages range from 13 to 87 and they have built up a reputation by raising money for local charities. website Dave White
01303 264579
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Shepherdswell
Art Group

Meets every Wednesday from 9.15am to 12.15pm in The Village Hall, Cox Hill, Shepherdswell, CT15 7NN. For painters or would-be-painters of all abilities and experience, working in any style or media. Programme includes regular tutorials and feedback by a professional artist. New members warmly welcomed - with free "taster" sessions available. website

Michael Burney
01304 852686
Singing for Pleasure Meets at two local venues during school term times to learn folk songs from around lhe world; no experience is necessary. Sessions cost £5 and are at:
Deal Community Church Hall, Stanley Road, Deal, on Tuesdays, 2pm-3pm; and
Kingsdown Village Hall, Upper Street, Kingsdown, on Wednesdays, 2pm-3pm.
Natasha Greenham
07912 184808
Spooner's
Blues Club
Meet at The Alma, 126 West Street, Deal CT14 6EB on the second Thursday of the month for live Blues Music sessions. John Spooner
07767 127928
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Yvonne's
School of Dance

Classes in Ballroom and Latin dance, Held at Ringwould Village Hall, A258 Dover Road, Ringwould on Friday evenings.
5pm-6pm Over 50's Dance Exercise;
7pm-8pm Intermediate Ballroom and Latin;
8pm-9pm Beginners Ballroom and Latin. Class fee: £5; pay as you come.

Yvonne Culverhouse
01227 710869
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updated on September 20, 2017
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