Regular Groups and Activities

Highnam Community Centre is home to a large and varied number of groups and activities.

Dance for All
Meeting Day & Time: Monday Children 4.15 to 5.15pm Adults 6.15 to 7.15pm
Group Leader: Jayne Marsh
Contact E-mail:
Contact Telephone: 01452 533203/07773 207721
Activity: Come and learn to dance in a friendly and supportive environment. All ages shapes and levels of fitness are welcome

The Chestnut Club
Meeting Day & Time: First Wednesday of each month 2 to 4pm
Group Leader: Rosemary Henry
Contact E-mail:
Contact Telephone: 01452 386656
Activity: Social Club open to all residents of Highnam and District. Includes speakers, trips and other various activities - see Village Link

Gloucestershire Lettering Arts
Meeting Day & Time: Thrid Saturday of each month 10am to 4pm
Group Leader: Josie Brown
Contact E-mail:
Contact Telephone: 01452 387768/07799 646202
Activity: Monthly workshops for calligraphers, lettering and book artists. New members are welcome

Highnam Cub Scouts
Meeting Day & Time: Tuesday 6.30 to 8pm during Term Time
Group Leader: Gavin Abbott
Contact E-mail:
Contact Telephone: 01452 415281
Activity: Fun for 8 to 10 3/4 year olds, games, activity badges, awards and much more

Highnam U5's Little People
Meeting Day & Time: Thursday 9.30 to 11.30am during Term Time
Group Leader: Kelly Meadows
Contact E-mail:
Contact Telephone: 01452 690193
Activity: Let your children play. Toys include: Ride-ons, dressing up, playhouse and more. Weekly craft activities, snack time and singing. Cost £2 per session

Highnam Players
Meeting Day & Time: Variable
Group Leader: Dave Ginman
Contact E-mail:
Contact Telephone: 01452 505781
Activity: Friendly, lively drama group, staging plays revues and more. All welcome both on-stage and back-stage involment.

Highnam Quilters
Meeting Day & Time: Tuesday evenings and Saturday afternoons
Group Leader: Katie Sargent
Contact E-mail:
Contact Telephone: 01452 502455
Activity: Patchwork and quilting, talks and workshops. Suitable for all abilities and levels of experience

Highnam Tae Kwon Do
Meeting Day & Time: Tuesday and Sunday 6 to 7pm
Group Leader: Matthew Underwood
Contact E-mail:
Contact Telephone: 07809 411953
Activity: A modern martial art that will improve strength, flexibility, co-ordination, stamina and confidence. Men, women and children over 8 years are welcome

Highnam Womens Institute
Meeting Day & Time: Third Thusday of month at 7.30pm
Group Leader: Sue Thomas
Contact E-mail:
Contact Telephone: 07541 090526
Activity: We are a friendly group who enjoy crafts, listening to interesting speakers and socialising too. You would be made very welcome

Highnam Youth Café
Meeting Day & Time: Friday 7.15 to 8.45pm during Term Time
Group Leader: Christine Dorrington
Contact E-mail:
Contact Telephone: 01452 502661
Activity: The Youth Café is for young people aged 10 to 16 years. Meeting every Friday during Term Time at the Old School

JP Premier Fitness Camps
Meeting Day & Time: Monday to Friday 4 days for 6 weeks from 14th January 2013
Group Leader: James Powell
Contact E-mail:
Contact Telephone: 07879 261299
Activity: Activity: 1,4 &6 week fitness & weight loss camps, which include health checks. 1 hour classes & food plans to help you lose weight

National Childbirth Trust
Meeting Day & Time: Various
Group Leader: Caroline Anderson
Contact E-mail:
Contact Telephone: 0844 243 6945
Activity: NCT antenatal courses. Our teachers will help you explore choices around labour, birth and parenting. Concessionary rates available

Highnam Garden Club
Meeting Day & Time: Second Thursday of month at 7.30pm
Group Leader: Lesley Darnell
Contact E-mail:
Contact Telephone: 01452 312626
Activity: A friendly sociable club with members from novice to very knowledgeable gardeners. We have speakers covering many garden related topics