pottery jar



manual typewriter

Creative Writing

coloured pencils


silhouettes of women doing yoga


archery target


close-up of knitting

Cast Offs

Wellbeing Classes

We have a variety of Wellbeing classes to improve your physical and mental health, develop your skills, improve your employment opportunities, and help you to get to know other people in Govanhill and nearby.

For more information on any of the classes featured below, please email ruby@govanhillbaths.com or you can use the enquiry form at the bottom of the page. You can also call our office on 0141 433 2999.


We run two classes:

Pottery for Beginners

In this class participants are introduced to different techniques and learn to make pots and sculptures including, pinch, coil, slab and tiles. Explore decoration to see your ideas come to life! Classes run on Friday mornings in six-week blocks.

Pottery for Improvers

Once you have completed the above class you can join the Improvers class and develop your skills further along with learning new techniques, like using plaster molds to make bowls. Classes run on Friday afternoons in six-week blocks.

Yoga for Beginners

Our gentle yoga classes could help you stay fit and healthy! They run on Monday mornings in six-week blocks.

Drawing for Beginners

This course suits absolute beginners as well as anyone who wants to improve their existing skills. This course is fun, creative and a great way for to learn how to draw more accurately. You will explore using with different materials and focus on gaining a new skill in each class. The classes run in eight-week blocks on Tuesday evenings. At the end of the course you will get to exhibit your work in an art show !

Creative Writing

Suitable for absolute beginners as well as those with more experience. Here you can develop your skills in poetry and prose with coaching from an expert. You will also be able to share your work and learn from others in the class. Sessions run in six-week blocks.


Learn new skills every week, perfect your aim and technique to hit the bullseye! Sessions run on Saturdays for six-week blocks and equipment is provided.

Fly Tying for Beginners

Learn how to tie flies for angling and fishing. Our two expert tutors will teach you the basics of fishing with flies. This eight-week course will culminate in a trip to a local fishery where you put the flies you have tied to use. All materials and equipment will be provided.

Day: Thursday
Time: 6.00pm to 8.00pm

Chess Club

Absolute beginners and those with more experience are all welcome! Come and play chess with your neighbours while receiving coaching from our expert chess tutor. Sessions will run on Monday evenings on a drop-in basis.

Dates: Runs 12th November to 17th December
Day: Monday
Time: 4.00pm to 6.00pm
Location: Neighbourhood Centre, 6 Daisy Street

Cast Offs

Want to lean to knit or crochet? Or improve your knitting skills or exchange patterns in a friendly atmosphere then come along to Cast Offs, which runs every Monday at 12.30pm.

Wellbeing Class Enquiry