The group is about getting together and making friends. We spend time talking, exchanging ideas and working on our projects or starting new ones. We do all kinds of needlework: cross stitch, tapestry, crochet, knitting etc.

NEAREST METRO: Kropotkinskaya

COSTS: Materials starting from 200 rubles which need to be provided by participants.

TIME: Monday 13.00 – 16.00

Sahaja yoga meditation is a spontaneous and effortless technique by which a person is completely relaxed and free from all depression, anger, anxiety and aggression. It is practiced by people from all over the world irrespective of cast, creed, sex or religion. It was founded in 1970 by her holiness Shri Mataji NIRMALA Devi who was born in a Christian Family and was a doctor of medicine. By practicing Sahaja yoga meditation a person becomes completely calm and peaceful from within, his/her health also improves and there is a positive change in his/her personality.

NEAREST METRO: Pushkinskaya, Nastyasinski perulok 8/1

COSTS: classes are free of cost

TIME: during the summer on every Tuesday 11:00 to 12:30s, evening from 19:00 to 20:00.

Learn how to make traditional Russian dolls using simple techniques. Discover that dollmaking provides a fascinating insight into Russian social and cultural history from the female perspective. There is more to these dolls than you think! Our teacher Anna has a wealth of knowledge to share.

This simple craft is suitable for anyone with interest. We invite you to join our small group (maximum of 8 people) to make a souvenir that is truly Russian.

DAY ​​ Advanced: Every second Tuesday

Beginner: Every second week – Wednesday or Friday (to be decided)

TIME​​: 10.00 am – 1.00 pm

COST:​​  2000  rubles per class (all materials provided)

LOCATION: Central city location

Why should we get bored if we are staying in Moscow during the summer months of July and August? Some Interest Groups continue to run during summers too.
Check out Regular Interest Groups and Weekend and Evening Groups.

Before July and August, we will publish the list of Summer  Interest Groups. If you are interested in joining any of these groups, or for more information on who to contact for the classes, please contact  the Interest Group Team at You can also look at the full list of Regular Interest Groups and Weekend and Evening Groups.