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Find events, workshops, consultations, concerts, exhibitions and more. You could even cycle, run or trek for Age NI!

April 2017

Silver Surfers Days
April - Local libraries
Free computer, iPad & internet classes for older people.

Digital Age Project Workshops
Digital technology workshops for those who work with older people.
Tuesday 25 April 2.30pm-5pm - Derry Central Library

Trek for Age NI: Peru Inca Trail
April - Machu Picchu, Cuzco, Peru

City of Derry Jazz & Big Band Festival
28 Apr - 1 May Derry-Londonderry

EU Day of Solidarity between Generations
29 April - Throughout Europe


May 2017

Run for Age NI
Monday 1 May - Belfast City Marathon
Sunday 28 May - Newry City Marathon

Walled City Tattoo
1-31 May Derry-Londonderry

Cycle for Age NI
10-22 May - Land's End to John O'Groats (England - Scotland)
11-15 May - Euro City Cycling Challenge (London - Amsterdam - Brussels)

Trek for Age NI: Grand Canyon, USA
13-20 May - Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona

Charity Collection
Saturday 20 May - Tesco Newtownbreda, Belfast


June 2017

Volunteers Week
1-7 June (TBC) - Give it a wee go - volunteer for Age NI

Music: Walled City Music Festival
1-4 June Derry-Londonderry

Tea Dance
1 June 1pm-4pm - Sandy Row Community Centre, Belfast
Book: 028 9032 5403

Charity Collections
Friday 2 June - Tesco Enniskillen
Saturday 3 June - Tesco Carrickfergus
Friday 16 June - Tesco Lisburn
Friday 23 & Saturday 24 June - Tesco Ballymena

Cycle for Age NI
Sun 4 June - 
Gran Fondo Italia d'Italia (Titanic Belfast)

Run for Age NI
Sun 4 June - Derry Walled City Marathon
Wed 14 June - Lisburn Half Marathon, 10K & Fun Run
Fri 23 June 6:30pm - Ards Half Marathon & Walk (Newtownards)
Sat 24 June - Dromore Community 10K & 5K Road Race (Co.Tyrone)

Carers Week
5-11 June - Show your support for carers

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
15 June - www.un.org/en/events/elderabuse

World Wide Knit in Public Day
18 June - www.wwkipday.com

Trek for Age NI
22 June - 2 July - Tanzania - Kilimanjaro Machame Trail
23-25 June
 - Ben Nevis (Fort William, Scotland)


July 2017

Charity Collection
Thursday 20 July - Tesco Dungannon


August 2017

Charity Collection
Friday 11 August - Tesco Banbridge

Cycle for Age NI
27 August - Lap the Lough (Lough Neagh - Start at Dungannon)


September 2017 - dates to be confirmed

Run for Age NI
Sunday 3 September (TBC) - Waterside Half Marathon, Relay & 2K Fun Run (Derry-Londonderry)
Sunday 17 September
 (TBC) - Belfast City Half Marathon
Saturday 23 September (TBC) - Causeway Coast Marathon
Sunday 24 September (TBC) - Berlin Marathon

Cycle for Age NI
Giant's Causeway Coast Sportive
Ireland Coast to Coast Cycle Ride

European Heritage Open Days
9 &10 September (TBC)
Over 300 properties and events across NI will be open free of charge

Trek for Age NI
16-23 May 2017 - Grand Canyon, USA
15-17 September 2017 - 
24 Peak Challenge (Lake District National Park)
21 September - 1 October - Tanzania - Kilimanjaro Machame Trail
29 September - 1 October 2017 - Ben Nevis (Fort William, Scotland)


October 2017 - dates to be confirmed

Positive Ageing Month - TBC
Festival of events and activities for older people in Belfast

Cycle for Age NI
Sunday 1 October (TBC) - Three Counties Charity Cycle for Age NI

Run for Age NI
Sunday 22 October (TBC) - Runher Titanic Quarter - Womens 10K & 5K (Belfast)
Monday 31 October (TBC) - Dublin Marathon


November 2017

Free IT & internet classes
Throughout month - various libraries


December 2017

No One Should Have No One
Age NI loneliness campaign

Christmas Day
25 December 2016

Age NI Head Office (Lower Crescent, Belfast)
Closed 25-26 December 2017 & 1 January 2018

Further information

For more information: Call Age UK Advice: 0800 169 2081