Category Archives: Clubs and Classes

Drama workshops for children, 5-9 August

Mary-Beth at MBArts has some spaces available in her summer drama workshops for the week beginning 5th August. The workshops are very flexible and run from 9.00-3.30pm with mornings, afternoons, single days or a full week available, depending on your needs. There’s a £5 discount off a full week booking for local residents.

Please contact MBArts for more information and to book a place for your child.

Summer drama workshops

Mary-Beth at MBArts has a few places left in her summer drama workshops. She has a limited number of places available in July and there are some available in August too. There’s a discount for Garvald residents. Also she is hoping to offer drama picnics for 3-5 year olds on 13th and 20th July.

Please contact MBArts for more information and to book a place for your child.

MBArts – Summer school 2019

Bookings now open for a performing arts summer school in Garvald.

Here’s more information from Mary-Beth, Creative Director of MBArts:

MBArts Summer School is now open for bookings!

Our very first Summer School will offer young people a great way to socialise and learn new skills during the long Summer Holiday. With Specialised Workshops in Stage Make-up, Vocal Skills, Movement and Technical Theatre we aim to create a brand new piece of cutting edge theatre. This Summer School is 100% flexible as we allow for you to dip in and out depending on your Summer plans. You can also choose to have your lunch provided by us as an add-on option when booking. Book now to make your child’s summer one they won’t forget.

Ages: 6-13 years
Dates: July 8th-12th, July 15th-19th, Aug 5th-9th
Location: Garvald Village Hall
Time: 9am-3:30pm daily (30min Lunch)


  • Full Week, All Day, Every Day £85 (2.80ph)
  • Full Week, Mornings/Afternoons (Mix and Match) £50 (£3.30ph)
  • Full Single Days £20 (£3.30ph)
    (Book 3 or more Single Days in a week to get a £5 Discount per day, i.e. £15 per session)
  • Single Mornings or Afternoons Mix and Match £12.50 per session (£4.17ph)
    (Book 3 or more Mornings/Afternoons in a week for a daily discount of £2.50 i.e. £10 Per Session)
  • Add a packed lunch to your booking for an additional £1.50

Book now via our website:

Facebook: MBArts

Spaces are limited to 28 so booking is essential.

Pilates on Tuesdays

Message from Rachael Milligan:
Hello ladies and a happy New Year to everyone I hope you had a lovely time. Just a wee reminder that Pilates will be running tomorrow (Tuesday) in Garvald Village Hall,
from 5.30pm. Please let me know if you going to make it (contact form below or get in touch via facebook). Look forward to seeing you all!

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Pilates on Tuesdays

Message from Rachael Milligan:

Just a quick reminder that my Pilates class will run from this Tuesday in Garvald village hall at 5.30pm. It will be suitable for all ability levels, please bring a drink and a mat if you have one, and layered clothing we will get warm and possibly cool! Don’t worry if you don’t have a mat, I have mats available. Sometimes a wee towel to roll up can be useful. I will charge £8 for the first session and am hoping to run 6 week blocks at £42, saving of £6.

A bit about me: I’m fully qualified and insured and have been teaching for 4 years now. I teach a variety of classes around East Lothian and in the Aubigny and Mussleburgh leisure centres. I am passionate about fitness and really want you to enjoy your sessions! I’m looking forward to seeing you all. Contact me if you need more information.



Fitness classes

Fresh fit strength and toning class with Rachael, this week only, tonight (Tuesday) at Garvald village hall. 7-8pm.

Alternatively come along to the Wednesday morning workout at Gifford park 9-10am.

Or come to Buggy Busters this Friday at Poldrate Mill, Haddington 11am. A great fun, low to medium workout to build back core strength and stamina. All welcome, £3.

Pilates classes from Nov 6th

From Tuesday November 6th there will be a new weekly Pilates class at 5.30pm in Garvald village hall, run by Rachael Milligan. Cost is £8 per class or £40 for 6 classes, saving you £8. Please contact Rachael via the contact form below if you’d like to join the class.

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Back to Hockey – Ladies fun fitness sessions

Haddington Hockey has recently added a new session to their range of opportunities – Back to Hockey!

This is ideal for ladies of any age who want a fun, social and friendly approach to being active. Maybe you have played before and want to get back into it or maybe you have never picked up a stick before. Maybe you are a young mum or maybe you are a granny. Maybe you have a child at the club or maybe you don’t. It doesn’t matter, you are all welcome!

Your first session is FREE and thereafter £2.50 per session on a pay-as-you-play basis. Sticks are provided, and we have some spare shin-guards too. Wednesday nights, 7pm-8pm, at the Aubigny Sports Centre. Any questions message through their facebook page or email via their contact form Haddington Hockey: Back to Hockey Contact Form on the Haddington Hockey website.

Come on ladies, get involved and join the hockey revolution!


Fabulous Thursday Workout!

Thursday 15th February 7 – 8 pm there will be a Fabulous Workout in Garvald Village Hall led by one-time Garvald resident Rachel Milligan.

It’s usually held in Gifford and is great fun as well as hard work.

Everyone welcome – young, old, fit, not-so-fit, female, not-so-female. £6 for the session.