Clubs & Societies


Contact Shirley on 223749

Played in the Community Hall on Thursday evenings. £2 per person on the night


Youth Club

Contact Kayleigh Smith 



The Youth Club is open every Wednesday evening in term time from 7 until 9 pm at the Community Centre. Young people aged from 11 to 17 are very welcome. Subs are £1 per evening ( free on the first visit )and there are a wide variety of activities planned. These include anything from trips out, sports activities, arts and craft, BBQs, football, badminton and much more. Youth Workers Kayleigh and Jean look forward to welcoming you to the club.
Please contact for more information
If you would be interested to know more about volunteering to work alongside Kayleigh and Jean about once every 5 weeks please contact either Kayleigh or Kate o'Boyle - kate, they can tell you more.



Short Mat Bowls 
The Charltons Short Mat Bowls Club meets at Kingsdon Village Hall on Mondays 7.30 - 9.30 pm. and Tuesday mornings 10.00 - Noon.
We are a very happy friendly Club who enjoy a roll-up with occasional friendly matches being arranged with other local clubs.
The annual joining fee is £10.00 and we pay £2.00 per game. 
We have social outings in the Summer and a Christmas meal.  We are currently considering a short mat bowls holiday next March.
We welcome new members and woods are available to try out for weight.  Two weeks "taster session" is not chargeable. 


Contact Liz Defries 223770


Wildlife Contact

Kevin Anderson 223462


Tennis Club 
Members are provided with a key to the padlock at the tennis court on the Community Playing Field. A booking diary is within the court fence.
Membership costs £20 per individual, £25 for a couple and £30 for a family. The court is due for refurbishment this year.
Contact Dee
Art Group 

Contact Terrie Elliss 224225

Meets in the Reading room


CHADS - Amateur Dramatic Society

Chairman Terrie Elliss 224225

The society produces a Winter pantomime and a Summer Open Air theatre production. This year it is Will Shakespeare's Comedy of Errors ... 
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Garden Club 
The club meets weekly between April and September to visit interesting gardens, have lunch or tea and enjoy a chat. We are a company of mature gentlefolk who would appreciate a few younger members. See Calendar for details.

Contact Biddy Chittenden 223297

The Charltons Historical Society 

Research Celia Mycock 223575

Active research into the history of people and places with an active Facebook page ...


Sea Scouts -

Contact Julie Manns 224083


Bell Ringers

Contact Pauline Whitaker 223777