Newsletter December 2014

The coffee shop will close for a Christmas break for the volunteers and staff at 2pm on Tuesday 23 Dec and re-open on Monday 5 January 2015 at 10am

There will be some Pilates classes running on Tuesday 23 Dec and on Tuesday 30 Dec at 10.15 (level 1-2 studio), 11.30 (level 2-3 studio) and 7pm mixed (Hall) and also at 10am (mixed Hall) on Fri 2 Jan. Do come and join a class.

Most classes re-start in the following week. You can check these by going to, clicking on Function rooms and then the room you are interested in (Studio, hall or Coffee shop) and see the calendar

Whirl and Twirl starts on Wed 7 Jan but the Cha Cha intake starts on 14 Jan at 7pm

Thursday 8 Jan 2-4pm Cambs Hearing Help and monthly on second Thursday


Mon 22 Dec  Mad Science for children  –

Community Cinema Sun 11 Jan at 3pm The Lego film and at 7.30 Pride. Book your tickets very soon.

Sun 25 Jan  defibrillator training and Emergency First Aid – contact Miranda at

World Cancer Day – latest advances presentation by Dr Simon Pacey (Addenbrokes), Lyndy Wesley Cancer Research UK and Dr Simon Poole of Firs House surgery – Wed 4 Feb at 7pm. Please register at Coffee shop or Drs surgery to attend.

Cottenham Community Centre AGM Come and hear a detailed review on Thursday 12 March at 7.30pm

Repair Café in the hall 10-2 on Sat 28 March – bring your broken items.

Dads Play, Arts Night, and The Roost –please see website, e-mail on, or facebook at revcoffeecottenham, or follow on twitter @revcoffeeccc.

We are keen to hire out the rooms, especially for new activities to Cottenham or for parties (the coffee shop can provide food) so if you would like to hire one of our 3 rooms (main hall, Studio (upstairs) or coffee shop, to book. The hall is available some afternoons to book. You are now able to check bookings (and classes) by looking on the website at Function Rooms and then the room and looking for the date.

We are actively looking for new volunteers. If you would like to volunteer in the coffee shop, or with administration, meet people and improve your skills, do get in touch by replying to or phoning 01954 202109

If you, and/or your friends, would further like to support our exciting facility the website has a link to shop on-line with “easy fundraising”. It costs you nothing more but brings in extra income for CCC.

Membership –a form is on the website. Receive a free drink after 10 drink purchases and 10% discount on hires.

For information about the Community Centre see the Website, Facebook or follow us on Twitter at @Cottcommcentre.   The Coffee shop opening times are 10.00 – 4.30 on Monday and 10.00 – 2.00 Tuesdays to Saturdays. We provide 2 free newspapers as well as free Wi-Fi and now have a defibrillator near the entrance.

Check for any special events or provide your e-mail to to receive newsletters.  I hope you find the newsletter useful. You are receiving these email newsletters to keep you up to date with CCC, as you provided your e-mail address, either as a member or volunteer. If you no longer wish to receive these, please send an email to requesting to be removed from our mailing list.   Mike Smith on behalf of CCC trustees (Charity number 1128604)