Our mission at the civic is to provide an excellent, community-orientated venue for cultural entertainment and special events.

We are proud to host the following community groups:




Pleasure Folk AMS One of our resident amateur dramatics groups based at the civic since 1971!




Ormskirk Bygone Times Our aim is to bring the history of Ormskirk to life through photographs, displays and talks.




Skelmersdale Food Initiative As an experienced community based nutrition project, we aim to promote the health and well-being of individuals by encouraging healthy lifestyle choices.




The Blood Service By giving blood, every donor helps meet the challenge of providing life-saving products whenever and wherever they are needed.



Aughton and Ormskirk U3A The Aughton & Ormskirk University of the Third Age is an organisation for people no longer in full-time employment. It provides educational, creative and leisure opportunities in a friendly environment. Skills & experiences are shared in a variety of ways through meetings, talks, social and group activities.



Resound Community Choir ReSound has two clear aims - to enhance the community through the enjoyment of meeting to sing, and to raise money for local charities by giving performances. We meet every week, and hold around three concerts a year.



Kundalini Yoga by Vicky Called by practitioners "the yoga of awareness", it aims "to cultivate the creative spiritual potential of a human to uphold values, speak truth, and focus on the compassion and consciousness needed to serve and heal others".



Fostering Talent A brand new performance school at The Civic! Catering for 6-18 year olds with professional tutors. Classes in drama, singing and dance. For more information email fosteringtalent@hotmail.com




Ormskirk Vocal Academy We boost confidence, improve your vocal ability and have lots of fun doing it! With an inclusive, encouraging environment we give you or your child a creative place to explore their talents!



Fitness & Fun Rave on a school night!! Clubbercise offers all abilities to get glowing!! Old Skool dance music in the dark with glow sticks!! Let me hear you......



Prince's Trust The Prince's Trust Team Programme is designed to give young people aged 16-25 the chance to gain and improve their skills so they can move into employment, further education or training.