What's On

Additional Needs

Here at GL11 we have a goal – to see all people fulfil their potential within the community regardless of the challenges that we face. Our aim is to offer a comprehensive range of activities to build confidence and skills which can be taken back into the lives of our families and friends. GL11 offers a number of courses, activities and work experience – come and join us! Are you looking for something in particular – talk to us and we'll try to build something to meet your requirements. Contact us for a chat.

Work Skills

Job Search

CV writing support and free computer use for those searching for jobs, Wednesdays 2-4pm and free to attend!

Literacy and Numeracy for Adults

Maths: Tuesdays 10-12noon, or 6-8pm
English: Tuesdays 12:30-2:30pm, or 6-8pm
Just drop in on a Tuesday to speak with our tutor, Leslie.

Computers for Beginners

A free 10 week computers for beginners course, run by Stroud College on a Monday 9.30-11.30am. Contact Us to book a place

Leisure

For a full list of our programme of activities take a look at our current newsletter HERE

Mondays

Walking Group

A supported walking group for some gentle exercise. Explore Cam, Dursley and surrounding areas with like minded people who know the way! Every Monday, 10am-12noon. £1 per session

Mindfulness Meditation

A session led to help you relax, de-stress and learn practices to help meditate at home. Every Monday, 10-11am. £1 donation per session

Invisible Illnesses Group

Is M.E, Fibromyalgia, depression or another invisible illness a part of your life? Join this group for like minded chat, an understanding ear and optional arts and crafts thrown in for good measure. The sessions run every Monday, 1-3pm, drop in or Contact Us for details. £2 per session

Mens Shed

Do you lack the space or tools and materials to create things at home? Or perhaps you fancy up-cycling some furniture to help the local community? This is a group for men, run by men. Every Monday afternoon 1-3pm. Free to attend

GL11 Voices Choir

If you like singing, come and join our group! No singing ability or experience needed. A fun and friendly choir, we're always happy to welcome new members – we meet every Monday from 3.15-5pm. £3 per session

Yoga

Mondays, 7:45-8.45pm and Thursdays, 7:30-8.30pm. Evening yoga sessions to relax, de-stress and unwind those stiff joints and aching muscles. £8.50 per session or £7 per class for block bookings of 4 sessions

Tuesdays

Ukulele Improvers Group

A fun ukulele group runs every first and third Tuesday of each month 10am-12noon. Just £3 per session , with free use of ukuleles if you do not have your own.

Knit & Natter

Second Tuesday of each month from 10am-12noon for friendly chat and busy fingers! £1 per session

Sewing Bee

Fourth Tuesday of each month from 10am-12noon for friendly chat, pattern swapping and tip sharing! £1 per session

ESOL English

Runs every Tuesday, 12noon-2pm. Free English lessons for speakers of other languages. Tailored to most levels of ability. Drop in to find out more.

Wednesdays

Seated Yoga

Gentle seated yoga sessions on Wednesdays at 10:30-11:30am. £1 donation .

Art Lift with Macmillan

Starts 5th October, 1-3pm. Art with a flourish for anyone affected by cancer. Free to attend, but a referral is needed from your local GP.

Carers Group

This friendly group meets monthly to share advice, support and information with fellow carers, and new members are always welcome. Takes place on the last Wednesday of the month, 2-4pm – Contact Us for details. Free to attend

Beginners Ukulele Group

A fun ukulele group for absolute beginners runs every first and third Wednesday of each month 2.30-4.30pm. Just £3 per session , with free use of ukuleles if you do not have your own.

Evening Knit & Natter

Every other Wednesday from 7-9pm for friendly chat and busy fingers! £2 per session

Thursdays

Cafe and Kitchen Skills

Every Thursday, 10am-2pm. Hands-on kitchen and cafe skills group. Free to attend!

Community Lunch

Come and join us for a wholesome lunch, a chat and some good company. You are welcome every Thursday at 12 noon for a home cooked, 2 course meal. £5 per person – Booking preferable. See Café page for details.

Art and Chat

Making friends and beautiful craft at the same time! Every Thursday afternoon from 2-4pm. £1 donation

Yoga

Mondays, 7:45-8.45pm and Thursdays, 7:30-8.30pm. Evening yoga sessions to relax, de-stress and unwind those stiff joints and aching muscles! £8.50 per session or £7 per class for block bookings of 4 sessions

Fridays

Morning Yoga

Friday mornings 9.30-10.30am. Yoga sessions to relax, de-stress and unwind those stiff joints and aching muscles! £8.50 per session or £7 per class for block bookings of 4 sessions