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CoWorking opportunity at the Community Learning and Resource Centre Hub (CLaRC)


12th December 2017

CoWorking opportunity and the Community Learning and Resource Centre Hub (CLaRC)
Quality, Affordable, Flexible Room Hire in Central Dorset

The Community Learning & Resource Centre (CLaRC) opened in 2003 as a multipurpose venue providing a range of meeting facilities in the centre of the town of Wimborne, for  voluntary and community groups, independent tutors and local businesses.  The building itself is a fully accessible, converted Victorian school which has been extensively refurbished providing five meeting rooms of varying sizes, and providing an atmospheric venue for both meetings and training.

Why chose CLaRC?


  • Choice of five mulltipurpose - meeting rooms of varying sizes, suitable for a range of activities, from business meetings, workshops, to events e.g. Wimborne’s Literacy Festival & East Dorset’s Funding Fayre.

  • Fully serviced office space - ideal for small, start up businesses.

  • Accesible by all majour travel routes - situated a five minute walk from Wimborne town centre, taxi rank, bus routes, and adjacent to King street public car park.

  • Benefit from our small team of friendly staff -  a helpfull member of staff on site at all times who will ensure that your booking runs smoothly, with a manned reception desk to welcome your clients and signpost them to your room.

  • No waiting for a response - no need to email or telephone to see if a room is available, just view our online real time calendar on the Room Availability tab.

  • Competitively priced -  flexible payment and cancellation terms available


All of our rooms are hired complete with whiteboard, flipchart, flipchart paper and pens.  Care is taken to liaise with each customer prior to the date booked to ensure that the training room is ready for use upon their arrival.  In addition if required, equipment can be hired and set up in advance.  By using CLaRC you can also:


  • RELAX in our open plan café, or garden, available for clients to wait, lunch breaks or small break out groups;

  • SHOWCASE & SELL your or other local artists work, using our flexible exhibition space                                    

  • ENJOY FLEXIBLE REFRESHMENT options to suit every budget, through our partners Sorrels Professional Caterers, offering something to suit all budgets. From all-inclusive to bring your own.

  • ACCESS FREE WiFi throughout the building

  • ENJOY  A GREENER, CLEANER  COMMUTE, using our cycle racks.

There are 5 rooms available click here to view more information on all available rooms and costings


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Volunteer Centre Dorset are thankful for the support from:

Dorset County Council
Dorset Community Foundation
Volunteering Fund