Regular Events

The Hall is an excellent venue used for a wide variety of public events, society / club meetings, lectures, Yoga, keep fit and dance classes, as well as children’s parties and family celebrations.

Regular Users

Coffee Mornings

Traditionally held on Bank Holiday Mondays throughout the spring and summer.

These are hosted in turn by Holy Trinity Church, The Memorial Hall, The Methodist Chapel, and the YCA,Yorkshire Countrywomen’s Association 

Craft Club

This Arts & Crafts Club had been running for 17 years now, but is currently not active

Theres an opportunity to revive this if a group would like to reform : We like to try our hands at just about any arts, crafts and traditional skills.


Yorkshire Countrywomens Association, 3rd Tuesday in the month

Ballroom Dancing Group

Monday afternoons : currently not active.

Yoga, Pilates, Stretch

There are a number of classes currently: please contact the providers for more details

Harmony and Balance Dru Yoga, with Rebecca West

Black Cat Pilates with Sarah Allan

Feldenkrais Awareness Through Movement Classes with Liz Shepherd

South Ainsty Archaeological Society

Periodic Meetings

Felt Picture Workshops

Teaching workshops in Felt Picture making


Acaster Malbis Parish Council

Monthly meetings, and the Annual Parish Meeting contact

Acaster Malbis Parish Council | (

The hall is also a venue for meetings for:

The Knowles Trust

The KEF is a charity whose Trustees meet 3 times a year to award grants towards the cost of any educational need for children/students in the villages of Acaster Malbis and Naburn e.g. towards the cost of music/sports lessons/exams, educational trips/music tours, D of E award trips, educational course books, equipment inc.computers & towards any other cost relating to an educational course at either school, college or university level.

Please contact Julia Campbell, 39 Mill Lane, Acaster Malbis, York, YO23 2UJ, or by e-mail to

Mount Pleasant Residents Association

Mill Garth Residents Association

Polling Station

The Memorial Hall is hired as a polling station and for Ward meetings