What’s on in Coopers Edge this week……….

We post a weekly diary of events in Coopers Edge to keep everyone up to date with what’s going on.  If there is anything going on you want added, or you have some activities you want to run please drop an email to hello@coopersedgecommunitygroup.co.uk


The Coopers Edge Trotters are meeting at 7.30pm at the Community Centre, all abilities welcome, for more information please see http://wp.me/P1I9Px-44


1pm til 3pm – Family time at the Community Centre. Run by Brockworth Children’s Centre this is an ideal opportunity for parents and carers with children under five to get together.


It’s a big day of mid-week fitness on Wednesdays! 10am til 11am – Buggies Mummies –  One hour every Wednesday
of safe effective training to help you burn off your ‘baby fat’, and tone up your muscles. First class is free, for more information and contact Andy on 07739791939 or see http://www.dymondstrength.co.uk/#/coopers-edge/4549165924

Zumba is on Wednesday evenings.  There are two classes, one from 6pm til 7pm and 7.15 til 8.15pm. (Please note there
is a wait list only for the second class as its full at the moment). You need to book as there are only 15 spaces in each class, its £4 per session. For more
information contact Rachel on 077778599670, or go to http://www.dance-tec.co.uk/ or https://www.facebook.com/groups/256677851010982/


09.30am until 11.30 am it’s Stay and Play! Stay and Play is suitable for parents and carers with pre-school age children and is a good opportunity to meet up with fellow
parents and carers. There is a selection of toys and a snack and drink will be provided for the children and tea/coffee for adults. We just ask for a donation
of £1 to cover drinks and snacks (plus 50p for each extra child).

On Friday evening Howard Timms will be performing a solo show he recently performed in Chicago! This will take place at the Temporary Community Centre at 7.30 pm. Please come along and see the show, and donate afterwards, if you feel like it, to the Alzheimer’s Trust who the performance is in aid off.  This will also kick off a drive to form a drama group for acting training and local performance. Please not this show is not suitable for under 12’s. To quote a reviewer from the Chicago performance this show has it all, from humour to heartbreak. Howard said “Trying to reconnect my
elderly Mum with her former life through song uncovers funny, sad, and tragic memories, for more information please see http://www.howardtimms.com/Let-The-Lady-Sing.html


The first ever Coopers Edge Clean up day take places on Saturday 24th of September. Starting at 10am from the bus stop near the T junction. It is basically going to consist of picking up the litter – womble style. As such we will need a number of team leaders to help with the organisation and a host of volunteers to pick the litter – the more the merrier. Hopefully it will show what a pro-active bunch we are and that we want to take charge, pride and care of our environment and our community in a positive way.


For those early risers out there Sunday morning circuits is on between 9 and 10, if you want to take part you must contact Andy in advance to fill out a health screening
questionnaire. 07739791939 or see http://www.dymondstrength.co.uk/#/coopers-edge/4549165924

Coming next week…..

Monday 26th of September

Public meeting & Community Soapbox – Come along to talk through all the latest news from The Edge. We’ll cover an update from the Councils & Developers. It’s also a chance to have your say
about all things to do with The Edge.  7pm in the Community Centre.

Coming Soon…..

Pilates with Laura! Laura will be starting Pilates soon, she just wants to hear from residents  as to when the best times would be – please see http://wp.me/p1nESX-4a for more information.

And don’t forget

Coopers Den, your opportunity to make your idea for Coopers Edge into reality! Check out details here……. http://wp.me/p1nESX-3Z

Also you can now enter the September draw of the 250 Club…..details here http://wp.me/p1nESX-2O

Plus Matt and Alan would like to hear from people interested in the Football and Cricket Clubs

Football – http://wp.me/p1nESX-3M      Cricket – http://wp.me/p1nESX-2u

Assisted places

Please note Buggie Mummies, Circuits, Zumba and Pilates are posted for information only and these activities are not endorsed by the Community Group. However we do want to support residents in getting healthy, its one of our aims and if you would like to go but have an genuine case of financial hardship please email the trust or call in and see Bill in confidence and we will consider financially supporting your attendance.


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