Community Groups

We offer a variety of community groups for all ages & abilities, these groups are ideal in supporting those who are struggling with mental health or isolation issue since the pandemic . Some of these groups are open as part of warm haven which is a safe & warm location to come
 
All our groups are friendly and welcoming and disabled friendly.
All groups has plenty of space to move around in, so if your still have concerned about Covid, your welcome to still wear masks. We still offer hand sanitizer points around the venue.
Please see the groups below ,they will be more than happy to welcome you and help where they can with your questions. If you wish to discuss any of the groups please use t
he Contact Page.

Model Train Group

Like trains, building tracks etc then why not pop down to our friendly South Wigston Model Railway Club.
Come and have a cuppa, make new friends, learn new skills and share yours.
All ages and abilities welcome dad, sons and grandparents and grandchildren etc welcome.
Meets Thursday
6 pm till 9 pm
Refreshments will be available
Cost £5.00 adults
         £3.00 children (under 18)
 

 

The Shed Project

The Shed welcomes anyone who enjoys woodworking, making & fixing items. 
Our shed is a place where we share and learn new skills in our own safe space. The shed is open to anyone who would like to use and share practical skills, tools and resources to work on projects of their own choosing, or supporting others in the group. Whichever activities are pursued, the essence of a Shed is not the building but the network of relationships between the members.

Meets Mondays & Tuesday
9 am till 1 pm
Refreshments will be available
Cost £3.00
 



Over 50's Men Club

This group is for men over the age 50 to attend, where you can come and chat over a cuppa & cake, while enjoying games, like indoor bowls, snooker, darts, scrabble, drafts etc, discussing or showing gardening tips in our community garden.
We also arrange days trips and meals out for those who wish to attend
Meets Wednesday
1 pm till 4 pm.

Refreshments will be available
Cost £3.00

Green Gym Community Garden

Elliott Halls community raised gardens are ideal for any body wishing do a little gardening, from growing seeds, planting flowers or vegetables, or just come and sit and enjoy the wildflower garden with a cuppa. The gardens are open to any ages where people can meet and share skills and knowledge with others. We are encourage young people to become more involved and gain their green fingers. No time limit,
Meets Monday to Friday.
Refreshments will be available. 





Scalextrics and Mecano Group

New group, working alongside the train model club, come along and build new tracks and cars, building different layouts. 
This group is open to any age group. Great lads and men's group, females are welcome.

Creative Art Group

Creative art self help art group, are a lovely group who help and support each other, learning and sharing skills. Come and meet fellow artists and chat over a cuppa.
Meets Tuesday
1.30 pm-3.30 pm

Refreshments will be available
Cost £3.00

Wood Carving Group

This group is open to anyone who enjoys or wishes to learn wood carving.Who wish to learn different skills using wood.
Pop along make new friends.

Meets Wednesday

7 pm - 9.30 pm


Cake,Craft & Chat

The new craft group opened in January 2023, offering safe, warm space for people to bring crafts, learn new, bring a friend and make new ones, this group is ideal for those who do not like large gatherings.  Pop along and enjoy a cuppa, cake and chat while making crafts,
Meets Tuesdays
9.30 am - 12.30 pm
£3.00  





South Leicestershire Tai Chi

Come learn Tai Chi in a relaxing friendly atmosphere, Ideal for those who wish to relax before the working week..
Meets Sunday
5.30 pm - 6.30 pm
Cost £5.00

Tools For Self Reliance

Tools for Self Reliance is a UK based charity providing quality tools and training to help people in Africa earn a sustainable income. The tools we send are donated in the UK and refurbished by our volunteers, such as the Leicester Oadby & Wigston volunteer group - who support our charity in the local area.
This group will meet at Elliott Hall. For more information please click on link below
 

 


 

 Groups For The Younger Ones

South Wigston Play Group

 

We are a play group for parents and children from 0-5 years running term time only.

A friendly group open to new members.
Meets Wednesdays
10 am - 11.30 am
Cost £1.00

Sunny Sandcastle Preschool

A Pre-School set in the heart of South Wigston. Opened by local professionals who have a passion for creating a stimulating, safe and stable environment. Sunny Sandcastles is the perfect place for little explorers to find their superpowers. 

Meets Monday-Friday
8.30 am- 4 pm

Youth & Sports

 

Mega Strikers

Fun, structured weekly sports sessions, also in nurseries/Schools (wrap around care included). We take children on a journey of their first sporting adventures, with engaging and energetic coaches supporting them along the way.
Meets Wednesday
5.45 pm -7.45 pm
Saturday
9 pm - 10.50 pm

 

Step Out Youth Group 

Step Out Youth group opened in 2005 is run by a group of trained volunteers. The offer and provide a safe and welcoming environment for the youth of South Wigston and even further a field. Giving them the opportunity to meet, make friends and take part in many activities. The group offers a tuck shop, a console computer room, snooker, table tennis and lots more hands on crafts and cooking.
Open to any child aged between 8 years to 16 years.
Meets
 Tuesdays & Thursday (term time)
6 pm till 7.30 pm
Cost £2.00 

 

Young Carers Group 

New Young Carers group starting Monday . Starting  6th February
5.30 pm till 7.30 pm
For more information please click on link below 

Foot Care Service

Do you have trouble with your feet, struggling with general foot heath care?
Contact the Foot Lady who attends Elliott Hall every two weeks on a Wednesday

Elliott Hall For The Youth & Community (CIC)

14 Albion Street,

South Wigston,

Leicester,

LE18 4SA


07703 441894

07880 715656


Email the following:
elliotthallyouthandcommunity@gmail.com


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ELLIOTT HALL FOR YOUTH AND COMMUNITY C.I.C.
Company number 12458934