Regular Monthly Events at the Allendale Centre, Wimborne


Here you'll find information about regular monthly events at the Allendale Centre. For details, including dates and times, please follow the links where available or contact us at the Centre.


Please also see Regular Weekly Events, Health & Fitness Classes and the individual What's On pages for each month.





Wimborne Horticultural Society

Usually second Monday of the month

Read more about each event at Wimborne Horticultural Society.

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Somerset & Dorset Family History Society

Third Monday evening of the month

Find out more at

The Arts Society Wimborne & Blandford

Usually third Monday of the month, 2.15pm


Discover more about the Society and each event at The Arts Society.

Wessex Astronomical Society at the Allendale Centre, Wimborne.

Wessex Astronomical Society

First Tuesday of the month, 7.30pm



Wimborne Civic Society at the Allendale Centre, Wimborne.

Wimborne Civic Society

Tuesday evenings, 7.30pm


Please see for more information, including event details and dates.

Strictly Come Tea Dancing

First Wednesday of the month, 2.30pm


Come and dance to live music provided by the Soggy Biscuit Dance Band, who play Dance Tempo, Ballroom, Latin and 'Oldtime' numbers to get you on your feet - or just come and listen to high quality live musical entertainment, in a warm and friendly social atmosphere.

Entrance fee:

£7.50 per person / £5.00 per person for non-dancers / £2.50 per person for groups of 4+ from lunch clubs or care homes. 

Wimborne Wine Society at the Allendale Centre, Wimborne.

Wimborne Wine Society

Usually first Wednesday of the month, 7.30pm


For full details, please see

Gauge 0 Guild at the Allendale Centre, Wimborne.

Gauge 0 Guild

Wednesday evenings, 7.15pm

Central Southern Gauge 0 Group. Please see for information and dates.

Women's African Drum Circle

Wednesday evenings (every three weeks), 7.30pm


An informal, friendly group - come and give yourself a new, fun and therapeutic experience!

Feel free to attend as and when you wish. No Djembe drum needed.


For more info and dates, please call 07796 196867.




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Golden Oldies Film Club

Thursday afternoons: films start at 1.30pm, unless otherwise stated

Come and join us for some classic older films (see details here).

  • Ticket price includes tea & cake served to your table

  • Cabaret seating, with linen table cloths and fine bone china

  • Just £5 per person (unless otherwise stated)

BOOK NOW (booking fee applies online) or at the Allendale.

Over 50's Lunch Club @ the Allendale

Fridays: Doors open 12pm with Lunch served at 12.30pm

BOOK NOW (booking fee applies online) or at Allendale Centre reception (no booking fee)

Dorset Wildlife Trust

Fridays, usually 7.30pm

For information, please see Dorset Wildlife Trust.

NHS Blood and Transplant

Blood Donation Sessions, usually at least once a month


Find out more, including session dates and times at