Below is a small selection of the various activities and events that are available on a regular basis
Funded by Winsford Town Council, runs every Friday from 7 – 9 pm, except on selected holiday periods. Complete mix of arts & crafts, sports, games, games consoles and other projects. This is for 8 -11 year olds and admission is only 50p. Special party nights – linked to Valentines, Halloween and Christmas are also a feature of the Junior Club.
SATURDAY SENIOR CLUB
Funded by Cheshire West and Chester Council, runs every Saturday except Bank Holiday weekends from 7 – 9 pm ( Details as above ) for the over 12`s – free admission
For those with a specific interest in gaming, virtual reality and skills around drone flying, modelling and 3D printing. This is for the over 13`s on Tuesdays from 3.30 – 6 pm and selected dates during school holidays. Funded by CWAC – free admission.
ACTION FOR LEISURE
Social club for adults ( 18 plus ) with Special Educational Needs meets every Tuesday from 6.30 – 8.30 pm. Mix of arts & crafts, board games, gaming low key sports and music. Carers are welcomed. This is run by volunteers and costs just £1.50.
Run by Cheshire West & Chester Council for those aged 13 and above with special needs, this event is every Thursday from 7 – 9 pm. Activities include mix of arts & crafts, board games, gaming low key sports and music
Cheshire Autistic Practical Support group. This youth club, runs every first and third Monday of the month. Junior section from 7 – 8.30 pm for those aged 11 – 17 years old and from 8.30 – 10 pm for the 18+ group. This is free of charge.
CHESHIRE YOUNG CARERS
Meets every first and third Wednesdays of the month, but not during school holidays. Targeting those youngsters who undertake support for family members. This takes place from 6 – 8 pm.
MIXED MARTIAL ARTS ( MMA)
Meets every Monday, Wednesday and Friday nights from 6-9 pm. Mondays & Fridays from 6 – 7.30 pm this is dedicated to Juniors. Other times available for the over 18`s are Saturday from 8 am – 3 pm, this is dedicated to 121 sessions of MMA and is a full contact combat sport, that allows both striking and grappling while either standing or on the ground. This uses techniques from a variety of martial arts and combat sports.
BRAZILIAN JU – JITSU
Group every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday from 7 – 9 pm (note some Sunday’s from 4 pm ). This is a martial art and combat sport that requires just a ‘submission’ via grappling techniques, normally after getting your opponent onto the floor.
Presently 3 bands rehearsing within the centre, every Tuesday and Friday most Wednesdays and some Mondays. There is limited space, but opportunities for others maybe available. Bands need to bring their own equipment, costs are only £12 per night.
Every Thursday from 10 – 11 am. This is aimed at the elderly and those who want a less energetic Zumba session! (note – closed most of July & August)
COUNTRY LINE DANCING
Every Tuesday ( except in August) from 10 – 11 am. This provides gentle exercise whilst improving your concentration and helping developing the level of skill and coordination required.
Community Cafe within a social setting, every Tuesday and Thursday, this is run primarily by volunteers. Open from 10 – 1 pm. Weaver Vale Housing Trust – job search are in attendance every Thursday, helping and supporting you with potential job opportunities and techniques for improving job seeking skills. Cheshire charity Brightlife attend every Tuesday they are an organisation that specialises in helping the over fifties make friends join various group actives and avoid the pitfalls of social isolation – Please visit www.brightlifecheshire.org.uk for further details.
Training every Sunday from 9.30 – 2 pm. Physically demanding but enjoyable ! There are wrestling shows every 6/7 weeks on Saturday nights from 7 – 9 pm. This is a great family event. Please see posters and banners/website/Facebook for dates
Every 6/7 weeks for all. This is run by volunteers to help raise funds for New Images. Please see this website/Facebook/posters/banners for dates
SOCIAL TABLE TENNIS
Open to all for gentle or full blown exercise, regardless of skill level. Presently only at night – daytime sessions from September. See website/Facebook/posters for details