From The Friends of Walkers Heath Park:

The event is SATURDAY 19th MAY 2012 from12-4pm. The activities/sports* are…

Street Golf
craft tent
Rounders (with the England Under 16 Girls team!)
Bike Polo
Bike Hut (free bike checks/minor repairs)
Tug of War
British Military Fitness
Opening Ceremony with group Street Dance warm-up exercise
Closing Ceremony with medals and prizegiving.
Arena activities including child’s ‘Sports Day’ event and performers
Conservation and Wildlife activities
Photography competition
Local history and consultation tent with video booth!

* activities/sports subject to change

Be prepared to join in! For cycle events, a bike and helmet are required.

For people who want to be involved as Volunteers on the day, we have a meeting planned at Greaves Hall, Greaves Square, off Hillmeads Road, Kings Norton on Tuesday 1st May 2012 at 6 – 7.15pm (to include a brief walk over the park). Just turn up! This will be followed by a meeting to finalise plans/share information for the Community Games for all other partners as well. Volunteers who attended the firest meeting are welcome to stay for this. This is also an ‘open event’ so all welcome.

We are interested in hearing from local groups and organisations who might want to have a stall at the event…also gardeners who sell plants or local artisans who might want a stall.

People can get in touch via email or 07814 394 149 as well as via the blog….
or the Facebook page at
or the website

Charity Catch 22, based on the Three Estates, is staging a Fun Run this coming Sunday (29th April) in the park. If you’re interested in taking part click here for details!

AMENDMENT: The fun run has been postponed until Saturday 9th June due to the weather.


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