Other Activities

As well as our day care activities for the elderly and those with support needs, The Open Door in Morningside, Edinburgh also runs clubs and extends hire of our rooms for outside groups.

Friday art group – 10.00am – 12.00 noon
Cost £3 per week
Our Friday Art Group is a source of creative inspiration, a place to come if you are looking for friendship and encouragement. Bring your preferred medium in which to paint or draw, there is no formal tuition but guidance and support from some very talented people.

Poetry society – first Friday of every month, 6 – 8pm
Cost £3 per meeting
This is a small friendly group of people who get together to read, write and discuss poetry and a whole lot more. As with our art group we are fortunate to have some very talented people. If you feel you would like to share your poetry with others, or simply like to learn a little more, then come along and join in.

Community Groups

South Edinburgh Quaker Meeting
Sunday 10.15am – 12.30

YWCA Women’s Interest Group
2nd Monday of every month 2.15pm – 4pm

Morningside Community Council
3rd Wednesday of every month 7.30pm – 9pm

Ian Murray MP Surgery
3rd Saturday of every month 12pm – 1pm

Jim Eadie MSP Surgery
2nd Saturday of every month

Morningside Justice and Peace
Every Wednesday 10 – 11.30am

Please also note the Day care services at The Open Door.

Q. Does your club or group need a good quality, accessible and central venue?

Find out more about booking our premises or pop in and ask to have a look around.