As well as many private hire events, The Civic is open for some great public events. Check out the listings below.

Weekly public events at The Civic

Ormskirk Vocal Academy

Monday and Thursday Afternoons, 4pm - 7pm

Offering one-to-one singing lessons and vocal training with a fully-qualified vocal coach. For more info contact Katie on 07867 410048.

Hatha Yoga

Monday and Tuesday Evenings, 7-9pm.

No experience necessary. Please bring a "sticky" yoga mat and wear loose, comfortable clothing. Nothing to eat for two hours before class. Leave your jewellery at home please. Four week course £20. For more information contact Margaret Forshaw (British Wheel of Yoga Teacher) on 01695 570212 or 07890 810212.



Bumps to Babes Fitness

Tuesday Mornings, 10.00am - 11.00am

Offering specific exercise classes suitable for pregnancy and parenthood, to help with the new demands placed upon your body, and to aid recovery.



U3A Musical Theatre

Tuesday Afternoons, 1.00pm - 4.00pm

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. The musical theatre group are an active group, performing two musicals every year at the civic. For more information contact John on 07912 879822.



Clubbercise

Tuesday Evenings, 6.30pm - 7.30pm

Run by Helen from Fitness and Fun. There's no need to book - just turn up and "glow hard or glow home".



Little Civvies

Wednesday Mornings, 10am - 11.30am

Toys, games, dress-up, crafts, baby corner and loads more! Our staff are fully qualified and can't wait to meet you and your "Little Civvies". Just £1.50 per family including refreshments. Everyone welcome.



Hatha Yoga

Wednesday afternoons, 1pm - 3pm.

No experience necessary. Please bring a "sticky" yoga mat and wear loose, comfortable clothing. Nothing to eat for two hours before class. Leave your jewellery at home please. Ten week course £65. For more information contact Margaret Forshaw (British Wheel of Yoga Teacher) on 01695 570212 or 07890 810212.



Resound Community Choir

Wednesday Evenings, 7pm - 10pm

ReSound are a sixty strong mixed age and ability choir who perform around three concerts a year. Members meet each week to rehearse a broad variety of music. For more information please email resoundchoir@hotmail.co.uk



Hatha Yoga

Thursday evenings, 7.30pm - 9pm.

A more contemplative class with simple stretches, discussion and guided visualisations. No experience necessary. Please bring a "sticky" yoga mat and wear loose, comfortable clothing. Nothing to eat for two hours before class. Leave your jewellery at home please. Ten week course £60. For more information contact Margaret Forshaw (British Wheel of Yoga Teacher) on 01695 570212 or 07890 810212.



October at The Civic



Social Dance

Saturday 5th October, 8pm

Hosted by George McDonald, this social evening will consist of ballroom, Latin American and popular sequence dancing. There will also be a charity raffle. Tickets are £7, available on the door. For more information please contact George on 01704 894035.



This is Wrestling

Sunday 13th October, 2.30pm

Tickets available from 07872 599608.



Jive Sensations

Friday 18th October, 8pm

Modern Jive is a mix of ballroom and salsa. You dont need to bring a partner as there are plenty of dancers, and we laugh, and what a great way to keep fit! Tickets are £8 including a buffet.



Cartoon Circus Live

Wednesday 23rd October, 2pm

Tickets are only £7 and are available from 07906 854269. Under 2's go free! All the fun of the circus comes to Ormskirk Civic Hall when the all new, interactive, laughter-packed stage show "Cartoon Circus Live" combines the comedy of pantomime with the thrill of the circus. The 80 minute October Holiday show features some of Britain's funniest clowns, traditional slapstick comedy, magic, illusions, balancing, high flying diabolos, cartoon characters, plate spinning, an acrobatic human slinky, puppets, prizes and surprises. There is even a performing piranha!



Simply Spellbound

Thursday 24th October, 6pm

SIMPLY SPELLBOUND...join your favourite princesses in the forbidden forest as they take you on a Halloween adventure Thursday 24th October 6pm Ormskirk civic Hall £7



Pearl of Africa Childrens' Choir

Friday 25th October, 7pm

For info contact Jim on 01695 733945.



November at The Civic



Rockin' at The Civic

Friday 1st November, 7.30pm

Full line-up TBC. for more info call Keith on 0777 333 7681.



Social Dance

Saturday 2nd November, 8pm

Hosted by George McDonald, this social evening will consist of ballroom, Latin American and popular sequence dancing. There will also be a charity raffle. Tickets are £7, available on the door. For more information please contact George on 01704 894035.



Give Blood

Thursday 14th November, 2.30pm

Our regular blood donation session. To book your appointment visit blood.co.uk



Jive Sensations

Friday 15th November, 8pm

Modern Jive is a mix of ballroom and salsa. You dont need to bring a partner as there are plenty of dancers, and we laugh, and what a great way to keep fit! Tickets are £8 including a buffet.



Chances, U3A Musical Theatre Group

Friday 8th and Saturday 9th November, 7.30pm

A musical loosely based on a true story. Chances is a love story, of fortune opportunity, betrayal and chance encounters, tragedy and heartache. Can our young sweethearts survive the unforeseeable and take a chance to fulfil their destiny? Tickets available from John Hardiker 07912 879822 and Ormskirk Civic Hall.



December at The Civic



Sleeping Beauty

Wednesday 4th - Saturday 7th December, 7.30pm and Saturday 7th December - Sunday 8th December, 2.30pm

Pleasure Folk AMS present the pantomime of your dreams! Jam-packed with all the fun you'd expect from this award-winning Drama Society. Tickets are available from www.pleasurefolk.co.uk



Jive Sensations

Friday 15th November, 8pm

Modern Jive is a mix of ballroom and salsa. You dont need to bring a partner as there are plenty of dancers, and we laugh, and what a great way to keep fit! Tickets are £8 including a buffet.



January at The Civic



Social Dance

Saturday 4th January, 8pm

Hosted by George McDonald, this social evening will consist of ballroom, Latin American and popular sequence dancing. There will also be a charity raffle. Tickets are £7, available on the door. For more information please contact George on 01704 894035.



Joyce Grenfell, The Time Of Her Life

Saturday 11th January, 7.30pm

Joyce Grenfell was a British comedienne, and queen of the comic monologue. An acclaimed comedy performer on stage, radio and television. Kimberley Russell re-imagines her iconic creations in a one women show, performing Joyce's monologues and songs, as she takes us on a journey through smiles, thoughts and tears. All the favourites appear including a harassed nursery teacher, 'stately as a galleon' and 'Lumpy Latimer '. Pure delight.



Jive Sensations

Friday 17th January, 8pm

Modern Jive is a mix of ballroom and salsa. You dont need to bring a partner as there are plenty of dancers, and we laugh, and what a great way to keep fit! Tickets are £8 including a buffet.



Boutique Baby Sale

Sunday 19th January, 10.30am - 12pm

Modern Jive is a mix of ballroom and salsa. You dont need to bring a partner as there are plenty of dancers, and we laugh, and what a great way to keep fit! Tickets are £8 including a buffet.



Pinked Floyd

Saturday 25th January, 7.30pm

This seven-piece tribute band offers an engaging and energetic performance celebrating the magical music of Pink Floyd. They have been especially praised for the accuracy of their performance based on the studio and live versions of music spanning the entire output of the Floyd from early days through to the most recently released Endless River, with firm favourites Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals and The Wall particularly featured.



Give Blood

Thursday 30th January, 2.30pm

Our regular blood donation session. To book your appointment visit blood.co.uk



February at The Civic



Social Dance

Saturday 1st February, 8pm

Hosted by George McDonald, this social evening will consist of ballroom, Latin American and popular sequence dancing. There will also be a charity raffle. Tickets are £7, available on the door. For more information please contact George on 01704 894035.



Jive Sensations

Friday 21st February, 7pm

Modern Jive is a mix of ballroom and salsa. You dont need to bring a partner as there are plenty of dancers, and we laugh, and what a great way to keep fit! Tickets are £8 including a buffet.