5 New Skills To Learn in 2024 in Wimbledon

Challenge yourself this year by stepping beyond your comfort zone by trying a totally new activity or experience in Wimbledon. You never know what might become your new favourite hobby!

1. Master a new language

Embrace the opportunity to learn a new language in 2024 by enrolling in part-time evening classes for a ten-week course. Develop on your language skills in either Spanish, French or Italian at The Wimbledon School of English.

Wimbledon School of English

2. Invest in your creativity

Brush up on your artistic skills this January with drop in classes at art-k Wimbledon. Experiment with exciting art techniques and mediums including graphite, watercolour and acrylics, clay, pastels and inks

Be intuitive this year with a drawing class that enables you to release your emotions through art at Wimbledon Library. Or immerse yourself in a mindful painting session at the library, crafting serene coastal scenes, boats, and tranquil waters.

art-K Wimbledon

3. Craft Your Narrative

Why not join a Zine-making workshop? Zines (short for fanzines or magazines) are a independently produced publications which often have a DIY (do-it-yourself) aesthetic.

Work with artist Lu Williams in this unique workshop which will cover a wide range of topics, including art, politics, music, and personal experiences. All the materials will be provided, and you will go home with your own mini-zine. 15th January, 11:30am-1PM.

Wimbledon Library

4. Find your voice

Develop your singing skills with a variety of amazing Choirs at St Mark’s Chruch

If you love to sing, you’ll love Rock Choir. No auditions and no musical knowledge needed. It’s all about singing, fun, community, friendship. Got a passion for being theatrical? Join the West End Musical Choir, learn the songs from the musicals that you love, led by professional West End Musical Directors.

Be become part of The People’s Show Choir at Holy Trinity Church. This choir in Wimbledon is a local community-focused group, offering affordable, inclusive exciting musical experiences.

St Mark’s Church

5. Be More Active

Discover the thrill of golf this month at South-West London’s premier indoor golf destination— The Golf Groove. No matter your skill level, immerse yourself in the game with TrackMan golf simulators that bring the magic of golf indoors for all to enjoy!

Explore Wimbledon’s first-ever bouldering gym, The Boardroom Climbing. From beginners to seasoned climbers, they offer an unparalleled climbing experience, state-of-the-art Moonboard and Kilterboard, a well-stocked climbing shop and café.

The Boardroom Climbing