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Centres are being developed to promote wellbeing and create social gathering opportunities for people over 50 living within the communities of Gwynedd and Anglesey. They provide activities of your choice, and the opportunity to sit and have a chat and a cuppa, in an accessible local community venue.

What activities are currently available? 

To name a few – Tai Chi, indoor bowls, bingo, yoga, crafts, cooking, local history, computer training, open days and much more. Activities are developed within the centre tailored to the needs of the local community it serves.
 
Where are these centres?

  • Nefyn, Gwynedd 
  • Bala, Gwynedd
  • Dolgellau, Gwynedd 
  • Criccieth, Gwynedd
  • Penrhyndeudraeth, Gwynedd 
  • Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd 
  • Llanrug, Gwynedd 
  • Brynsiencyn, Anglesey 
  • Abersoch, Gwynedd 
  • Maesincla, Caernarofn 
  • Bontnewydd, Gwynedd 

    Can I help?

Interest in your local area, or want to help develop a new centre by volunteering? Contact 01286 685921
If you would like to volunteer at one of our existing centres, please contact our volunteer co-ordinator to discuss what opportunities are available on 01286 808732.

Dolgellau Programme

Dolgellau Rugby Club  and  Dolgellau Leisure Centre 

Alan Barnes 01341 450631    

Monday   Wednesday Friday

9.30 – 10.00  Zumba 

Light exercises to Latin music

10.00-10.30      

Keep fit and have fun 
New to these activities? - come and give it a go

11.00-12.00

Computer advice 1-2-1

2.00 – 4.00

Whist Drive 

Everyone welcome

10.00 – 11.00  

Badminton

11.00 – 12.00   

Table Tennis

Welcome to all beginners and experienced players.

09.30 – 10:00  Zumba 

10:00 -  10:30

Keep Fit and have Fun

10:30 – 11.15 
Zumba Gold   

1.00– 4.00  

Knitting and Crochet

Learn here or bring your own work.  

Come for a cuppa and a chat.

2.00 – 4.00
Bingo
Everyone welcome

   

Criccieth Programme

Encil y Coed (Behind Doctor’s Surgery) Ann Jones 01766 523259

Tuesday 

10yb /am - 11:30yb  
IT Sessions - Basic Computer and Internet Use (£2.50)

11yb /am - 1yp /pm:
Knitting Club, including a half hour lunch

12yp /am - 12:30yp /pm:
Lunch Club (2 course meal)(£6.00)

1:00yp /pm - 2:00yp /pm:
Gentle Chair Exercise Class (£3.00)

2:30yp /pm - 4:00yp /pm:
Table Games and Socialising

Monthly Raffle

Occasional Trips

Information and Advice Surgery (3rd Tuesday of the month)

Cuppa Tea / Coffee and a biscuit and good company all day!

Bala Programme

Y Ganolfan, Bala - Gwenan Watkins 01678 520937

Thursday

10:00am – 11:00am

Keep fit – and keep moving

11:00am – 11:15am

Cuppa and Chat Club

11:15am – 12:15pm

Card Playing Club

1:30 – 3:30

Computers

Awel y Coleg

Clwb Cinio

Lunch Club

Art Classes

Date to be arranged soon

Cuppa Tea/Coffee and a biscuit and good company all day

Raffle and weekly prizes

Blaenau Ffestiniog Programme

Ganolfan Gymdeithasol, Blaenau Ffestiniog - Rhian Williams 01766 831901 

Wednesday

10:30am - 11.30am:
Tai Chi Class (£3.00)

11:45am - 12:45pm:
Indoor Bowls (£1.50)

12pm - 1pm:
Creative Hour (Art) (£3.00)

1pm - 2pm:
Gentle Chair Exercise (£3.00)

2pm - 3pm:
Card Playing Club  

Cuppa Tea / Coffee, a biscuit and good company all day!

Penrhyndeudraeth Programme

Memorial Hall - Anita Cooke 01766 770 497 / Beryl Jones 01766 770622

Friday

10am - 12:00pm:
Coffee Morning (£2.00)

10:00am - 11:00am: 
Local History Club (last Friday of every month) (£2.00)

11:00am - 12:00pm:
Indoor Bowls

Weekly Raffle £1

Ocassional Conversations

Occasional Trips

Cuppa Tea / Coffee and a biscuit and good company!

Nefyn Programme

Ganolfan, Nefyn - Caroline Wilkes 01758 720067 

 Monday Wednesday Friday

9.30am – 10.30am
Gentle Chair Exercise

10:45am – 12:45pm
Art Class

2pm – 3pm
Ballet for the older person

Drop In all day

 9:30am – 11:30am
Crafts

11:45 – 1:15
Drama Classes

1:30pm – 3:30pm
Age Well Choir

2.00pm - 3.00pm 
Welsh beginners class 

 Drop In all day

9.30am – 10.30am
Extra Chair Exercise

2.30pm – 4.00pm
Line Dancing

 Drop In all day

Llanrug Programme

Hafan Elan, Llanrug - Eilwen Charters 01286 669287

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Friday

10:00am – 1.00pm

Art Class

(Tutor: Stephen J Owen)

1:30am – 3:30pm

Computer Class

Coming Soon!!

 

11:45 – 1:30pm

Hafan Elan Lunch Club

 

(Raffl wythnosol/Weekly Raffl)

 

10:00am – 11:00am

Bingo / Coffee Morning

 

10:00am – 11:00am

Gentle Chair Exercise

 (Tiwtor/Tutor: Myra Cook)

 

Maesincla Programme

Scouts Hut, Maesincla - Glenys Griffiths 01286 675462

Wednesday Friday

10.00am-11.00am 

Gentle Chair Exercise

(Tutor: Caroline Moncrief)

10.00am – 11.30am

IT Class 

(Tiwtor/tutor: Brian Roberts)

Bontnewydd Programme

Y Cartref, Bontnewyddd - 01286 808732

Monday 

Tuesday 

Wednesday 

Thursday 

Friday 

10:30—12:00
Men’s Shed Gardening

09.30 - 3.30 
Day Care 

10:00 —1:00
Arts ans Crafts  

 

 

 

1:00—3:00
Computer Club £3.00

09.30 - 3.30 
Day Care 

10:00—4:00
Card Creation £5.00

1:00—3:00
Card playing group £3.00

 

10:00 - 12:00
Knitting Club 

2:00 - 3:00
FABS Exercise
£3.00

09.30 - 3.30 
Day Care  

Brynsiencyn Programme

Y Ganolfan, Brynsiencyn - Dave Shone 01248 430469

Monday & Tuesday

Wednesday Thursday

10.30-12.30

Book Club

Crafts

Tuesday

10.00 – 1.00

Local history

1.00 – 3.00

Bingo

(First Tuesday every month)

7.00pm - 9.00 pm

Film Club

(every other Tuesday evening)

10.00 – 12.00

Coffee Morning

Clwb y Bryn

10.30

Walking Club

11.30 – 12.30

Tai Chi

2.30 – 3.30

Falls Prevention

9.30 – 11.00

Computers

10.30

Shopping Scheme

(Contact for more details)

7.00pm – 9.00pm

Bingo