Community Groups

Here you will find details of all the clubs, groups and societies in the village, with information about what they’ve been up to and what’s happening in the future. If you have any further information to contribute, then please contact us at Cilcennin Cyntaf. mailto:cyntaf@cilcennin.cymru

Ancestry Team

Ancestry Team

An enthusiastic group of volunteers researching and recording the local history of the village.
Anyone who has personal memories, photographs, or historic documents relating to the village that they wish to share please drop in to one of our meetings – check event calendar for dates.

Cilcennin WI

Cilcennin WI

Cilcennin WI was established in October 1956, and has succeeded since. We have regular meetings with excellent speakers. Members are involved in helping knitting, crafting and gardening with the children in the local school.
We serve tea and help in the annual Fun Day which is held in July.
Meetings are held in the village hall on a Monday evening at 7.30 pm. We try to have two meetings a month, and from time to time we have an afternoon meeting which is held at 1.30pm. There is an outing usually in May, and in July we prepare for the Fun Day. We go to see a Musical in the Aberystwyth Arts Centre every summer. A very warm welcome to new members.

Gardening Club

Gardening Club

Meetings are held in the Village Hall at 2.00 pm on the first Wednesday of each month from March to November (inclusive), the club members come from in and around the Cilcennin community. The aim is to provide a chance for people to share information on seeds and plants, discuss design ideas, talk about gardening problems and provide help where possible – all with a cup of tea and biscuits. Discussions include how to set up a nursery and the problems doing this, how to grow tomatoes and how to grow beautiful plants in a hanging basket.
We also hold the following events:-
Spring Show and photography competition in April
Plant Sale at the end of May
Summer Trip
September Garden and Produce Show

History Club

History Club

Cilcennin Local History Group Meets up in the Village Hall at 7.30 pm on the second Wednesday of each month. It is an opportunity to develop an understanding of our local community history.
Entrance to meetings cost £1 and includes refreshments, fees are used to fund historic activities. If you want to join the group (no joining fee) or have anything you could contribute to the group, you can contact:
Chairman – Ray Williams
Secretary – Tony Morgan
Digital scanning equipment is available at every meeting, so if you wish to come along to share or want to conserve your old documents, bring them along..

Luncheon Club

Luncheon Club

The Luncheon Club, for senior citizens supported by Ceredigion Social Services, meets every Tuesday in Cilcennin Village Hall at 12 midday.
Meals cost £5.00 each and are provided by local volunteers using the kitchen facilities of the Village Hall.
Help is appreciated.

Textile Art

Cilcennin Stitchers

Original creative stitching and use of fabric classes.
Alternate Thursdays 10.00am – 12.30pm (check event calendar for dates)
Tutor: Sonia Turner shmjturner@gmail.com

Vale of Aeron Riding Club

Vale of Aeron Riding Club

We are a small riding club located in West Wales and have been established for over 20 years. We run with members from the surrounding areas of Lampeter and Aberaeron. We offer training and development to our members, mounted and unmounted, as well as social events. New members, senior or junior, are always welcome.
We hold open meetings at Cilcennin Village Hall so if you would like to come and meet other members or find out more about us then come along. Contact: Marina Boyes

Whist Club

Whist Club

A whist drive takes place in Cilcennin Village Hall on the first Saturday of every month, usually at 7.30pm.