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Events and Activities

Timetable of activities and courses for Barry Communities First residents 2017

 

To book a place please contact:

 

 events and activities
Activity Location Date Booking Required?

Job Club

Receive support in completing job applications, interviews, identifying training needs and much more.

Barry Library, First Floor Computer Room. Kings Square, Barry, CF63 4RW.

 

 

Vale Hub, Aberaeron Close, Gibbonsdown, Barry,

CF62 9BT

Mondays

10am - 12 noon

 

 

  

Every Wednesday, 10am - 12 noon

Yes

 

 

 

 

 

Yes

Digital Drop In

A place for people to access computers and the internet for free, learn new skills such as email or find out how to use a tablet/smartphone. 

Barry Library, Ground Floor, Youth area. Kings Square, Barry, CF63 4RW

 

Vale Hub, Aberaeron Close, Gibbonsdown, Barry,

CF62 9BT

 

Margaret Alexander Community Centre, Alexandra Crescent, Barry, CF62 7HU

  

Age Connects Cafe, 

38 Holton Road, Barry, CF63 4HD

Mondays

10am - 12pm

 

 

Tuesdays
10am - 12pm

 

 

Wednesdays

1pm - 3pm

 

 

 

Thursdays 10am - 12pm

No

Citizens Advice Bureau - Advice Surgery

Drop in advice sessions for those needing assistance with housing, benefits, health
issues or anything else.

Flying Start Family Centre, Gladstone Road, Barry, CF63 1NH.

 

Coastlands Church, Tennyson Road, Colcot, Barry, CF63 4HD.

Mondays

9:30am - 12:30pm 

 

Thursdays
4:30pm - 6pm

No

School Transition Support

This Transition project gives Year 6 and 7 pupils the opportunity to work together to build their confidence and abilities in order to make the transition to a Secondary school easier.

Various Communities First Schools (A list of schools is shown on our School Transition Support link)

10 week project starting in September

Yes, booked via the schools before the start of September.

Family Cinema

A free monthly family cinema club which has a widescreen projector, surround sound and cheap sweets on sale.

Parkside Christian Centre, Laleston Close, Barry,

CF63 1TZ

First Friday of every month, 6pm - 8pm.

No

Various School Holiday Activities

Various locations throughout Communities First areas.

February half term, Easter half term, Summer Holidays,

October half term.

Yes

 

Please keep checking on our Facebook page or Website for more details of all holiday projects.

Handling Teenager's Behaviour

Parkside Christian Centre, 33 Laleston Close,

CF63 1TZ

27/2/17 - 3/4/17

Yes

Baby Massage

Gibbonsdown Children's centre, Ramsey Road, Barry, CF62 9DF

28/2/17 - 4/4/17

Yes

Foodwise Weight Loss Group

An eight week course which includes how to interpret food labels, correct portion sizes and much more.

Barry Leisure Centre, Greenwood street, Barry, CF63 4JJ

 

 

Every Tuesday

11am - 12:30pm

 

Yes

Community Get Cooking Course

Ty Iolo Hostel, Ar Y Nant, Barry, CF63 1RT

Mondays 10am - 12 noon.

Yes

Healthy Eating Transition Toolkit

Various locations throughout Communities First Primary and Secondary Schools.

As required.

Yes

Sexual Awareness Sessions

Various locations throughout Communities First areas.

As required. 

Yes

Elderfit Strength and Balance Exercise Class

Margaret Alexander Community Centre, Alexandra Crescent, Barry, CF62 7HU

Mondays 2pm - 3pm

Yes

Cwtch Cymru

Peer support group for people who are feeling depressed, anxious or isolated.

Vale Hub, Aberaeron Community Centre, Aberaeron Close, Barry, CF62 9BT

Every Friday 11am - 1pm

Yes

Street Games Multisports

A mixture of different sports including football, tennis, dodgeball, rounders and much more.

Holm View Leisure Centre, Skomer Road, Barry,

CF62 9DA

 Mondays 4:30pm - 5:30pm

 No

Cardiff City Premier League Kicks Project
These weekly football sessions are aimed at young people aged 14 - 19. During these sessions there will be coaching and competitions in addition to other educational sessions on offer. 

Colcot AstroTurf,

Colcot Road, Barry,

CF62 8UJ

Every Thursday

6pm - 8pm

No
Friday Night Football

Holm View Leisure Centre, Skomer Road, Barry,

CF62 9DA

Fridays 4pm - 5pm

No

 

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