A COMMUNITY centre has re-opened after a refurbishment. The Heath Community Centre in Uttoxeter has had a refurbishment and now hosts even more activities than before. The Holly Road venue's grand re-opening celebration took place on Sunday, January 27 and visitors were invited to take a look around the newly upgraded centre to be able to discover all it has to offer to the community.
The day-time event saw community and craft groups showcasing their initiatives and wares, as well as food on offer.
There was also a host of entertainment for all to enjoy including face painting, a bouncy castle, an eco pop-up shop and a range of games.
A spokesman at the centre said of the day: “What a fantastic way to celebrate our reopening.
“Thank you to everyone who came along. We hope they enjoyed it as much as we did.”
They added: “It’s a very exciting time, and we are enjoying working alongside Uttoxeter Cares and Globe Foundation to ensure the best we can achieve for our community.
“We would welcome any suggestions for events/activities at the centre and new trustees and friends are always welcome.”
Activities and events which take place at the centre include: U3A classes, Dog Club, Ballroom Dancing,
The venue now hosts a new youth club which gives young people the opportunity to have a chat, share ideas, catch up on homework, socialise, or generally just hang out.
For further information find ‘Uttoxeter Heath Community Centre Youth Club on Facebook.
To find out more about what’s on at the Heath Community Centre, go online to www.uhcc.co.uk.
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