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Want to get out or share a hobby or interest with others? Like to learn something new or just keep your brain ticking over?

From visiting museums to photography and films, our rapidly expanding list of clubs and groups will hopefully have something to interest you. Have a look at our current list of activities by clicking the link below.

If nothing takes your fancy, why not volunteer to start a group to share your interests with others?

No-one needs to be lonely - join us today!

Silver Screen Film Club

From black and whites to recent years we show all kinds of films to suit everyone.

Become a member of our audience …

We meet at Rosewood

Every other Monday. Screenings are from 1.30pm 3.30pm

With tea/coffee and biscuits.

True Colours LGBT group

We meet in our Resource Centre 341-343 High Street Gateshead every other Wednesday from 1.00pm-3.00pm.   

Help us plan the future of our LGBT group.

Tell us about your idea of socialising?                     

Friendship Groups

We hold a number of friendship groups across the borough to suit everyone.

These are held:

Gateshead Civic Centre- every alternate Tuesday from 10.30pm-12.30pm

 Blaydon Libary- Every other Monday 1.00pm-3.00pm

Barmoor Hub Ryton- Every Wednesday other 12pm-2.30pm

 Contact us for more information on these.

Woollen Tops

Come and join us at Christ Church Hall Felling every  Wednesday from 10.30am-12.30pm

We knit, crochet and sew for Charities including our own from baby knits to bobble hats!

Grainger Writers

Our creative writing group meet every week to share their love of writing, encouraging ordinarily people who want to write.

We meet at The Old George Pub, Old George Yard, NE1 1EZ every Wednesday from 10.15 am-12.00pm

Late Bloomers Garden Club

Help us in our all year round garden at House on the Hill, Sunderland Road, Felling. Help us create and maintain our allotment, herbs, flowers fruit and vegetables!