The guiding movement seeks to empower girls to be their best and face the challenges of growing up today through adventure, activity, friendship and fun. We are fortunate to have weekly (term time) sessions at Cranbrook for Rainbows (ages 5-7), Brownies (ages 7-10) and Guides (ages 10-14).
Scouting helps young people reach their full potential by developing skills including teamwork, time management, leadership, initiative, planning, communication, self-motivation and commitment. It offers opportunities to experience the outdoors, interact with others and gain confidence. We are fortunate to have weekly sessions running in Cranbrook.
Youth Genesis aims to transform the lives of young people, offering support for issues such as confidence and aspirations, substance misuse, mental health, relationships, bullying and health. Sessions run on Tuesday evenings 7-9pm in the Younghayes Centre (term time only, membership basis) aged 11-16; and on Wednesday evenings Streetbase works young people, in the outdoor spaces of Cranbrook. To find out more or if you are interested in volunteering please contact email@example.com or visit their website.
Cornerstone is a modern church community in the heart of this town. It aims to be inclusive, modern, generous, caring and reflective of God’s love for all residents. It meets in venues around the town and runs a variety of activities including Messy Church, coffee mornings, a toddler group and community events. To find out more, email firstname.lastname@example.org search for Facebook Cornerstone Church in Cranbrook or ring 01404 514935.
Cranbrook’s Badminton Club welcomes players at all levels aged 16+ and meets at the Cranbrook Education Campus on Thursday evenings 7-9pm. All abilities are welcome, equipment is provided (low cost per session). To find out more visit their Facebook page.
Cranbrook’s Table Tennis Club meets every Sunday at the Younghayes Centre: 7.30pm ages 8-15, session fee £1 per week and 8.30pm adults, session fee £1.50 per week. For more information contact Mitch on 07766 242 682.
Cranbrook’s Football Club invites anyone interested in playing football to come along to training on Wednesday evenings at 6.30pm-7.30pm. For more information visit Facebook’s Belonging to Cranbrook and search for Football Club.
Cranbrook’s local running group, Cornerstone Runners offers regular runs and all abilities are welcome though ideally you should be able to run 5k without stopping. Sessions are led by trained Run England leaders and there’s no obligation to come each week. To find out more visit their Facebook page.
For information about Cranbrook’s Cycle Club visit their Facebook page.
If you have a camera and like taking photos, why not join Cranbrook Cornerstone Camera Club which encourages members of all abilities and run occasional competitions. To find out more visit their Facebook page.