Youth Activities and Services

Chill Out Zone
36 Broad Street Newent, GL18 1AJ   Drop In Youth Cafe facility: 01531 820753
Cooking, Garden project, Xbox, Pool, Trips and other activities.
Opening Times:  Monday – 7pm – 9pm  Tuesday – 6.30pm – 9pm
Wednesday – 6pm – 9pm

Tel:  ( Youth Service Manager)07967683853

Tuesdays 5pm – 6pm  Newent Community Centre,  Ross Road
Mrs H Murphy    01452 790601 

Brownies  Tuesdays 6.15pm – 7.30pm
Newent Community Centre,  Ross Road
Mrs D Sealey    01531 821064

Tuesday 7 pm – 8.30 pm  Newent Community Centre,  Ross Road
Mrs H Murphy    01452 790601

Senior Section – Pauntley Village Hall on Fridays

Beavers, Cubs and Scouts
1st Newent Scout Group
   Scout HQ at rear of Newent Youth and Community Centre,  Ross Road
Beavers:    Tuesday (Apache)  5.45 – 7.00  and Thursday (Cherokee) 6.00 – 7.15
Cubs:  Monday  (Tiger) 6.30 – 8.00
Scouts: Tuesday 7.15- 9.00
Andrew Winterbotham      01531 890734   07496789007

 186 (Newent) Squadron RAF Air Cadets     Thursday 7.15- 9.30
Newent Youth and Community Centre, Ross Road.
“If you are aged 12-18 years and are a fan of aviation, action and adventure, love sports and getting to meet new people then the RAF Air Cadets is for you! We parade on Monday and Thursday evenings (excluding bank holidays).   To find out more about what one of the best youth organisations in the country has to offer, please contact our Commanding Officer (CO), Flight Lieutenant Grimshaw, on 07796954841 or“

St Mary’s Baby and Toddler Group  meet each Thursday 9.30 – 11.00 during term time    Louisa Mason  01531 820248

St Mary’s Children and Youth Work
Every Sunday from 10.15 for Children aged 3 and over.
Music, games, quizzes, crafts and more.  Scripture Union materials with Bible – based sessions.  An team of qualified teachers run this in a relevant enjoyable way.
Louisa Mason 01531 820248 .  Also Junior choir meet Thursdays  01531 821641

Little Pickles Playgroup  -
Bradford’s Lane  Newent
Pre-school  (2yrs 6 mths – school age)
9.00 am- 12 noon and 12 noon – 3:00 pm
01531 828076  07756266634
Wednesday - 1-3pm. Babies and Toddlers, Little Pickles playgroup

Gorsley church toddlers  10.15  - Thursdays

Newent Library  High Street  GL18 1AS
Baby bounce and Rhyme
   Tuesday 11.00am – 11.30pm
for babies and toddlers.  As well as helping your child’s development, it’s also a great way for you to meet other parents and carers.
Storytime at Newent Library – Friday 11’15 – 11.45

Community Centre Ross Road- Koffee and Kids, Friday - 9.00-11.00
Babies and Toddlers, Mums, Dads, Grans, Grandads and Carers welcome

Dymock toddler group 1st and 3rd Friday in term time 9:30 – 11:30

Newent and District Childminders
meet once a month on 2nd Friday at Childrens Centre, Bradfords Lane, GL18 1QT
01531 822745  9am – 11.30 am

Young Anglers Project  fun and interactive training.
Keith Urch 07885397781

Newent Dolphin Gateway Club
We are a Youth Club for adults and teenagers with a learning disability.  We meet most Tuesday evenings at Newent Community Centre from 7.00pm to 9.00pm.
Activities include Crafts, Indoor Games, Skittles,   Cooking etc.
New members and volunteers welcome.  Contact:  Yvonne Lamb
01989720471 for details.

TRAC  Tom Roberts Adventure Centre – local charity based at Yates Farm, Malswick, GL18 1HE
TRAC Provides a residential/non-residential Camping and Adventure Centre able to sleep 70 including 41 sleeping indoors. Activities include assault course, trampolines, g0-karting, camping and sports field, barn and boating lake.  01531 822606   email:  08453 380350 or Mobile 07969 614208

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