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.
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
For a full list of our programme of activities take a look at our current newsletter HERE
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
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
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
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
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
Fourth Tuesday of each month from 10am-12noon for friendly chat, pattern swapping and tip sharing! £1 per session
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.
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.
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
Cafe and Kitchen Skills
Every Thursday, 10am-2pm. Hands-on kitchen and cafe skills group. Free to attend!
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
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
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