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Find out here about activities and events taking place at Age UK Hythe and Lyminge.

Age UK Hythe and Lyminge run a programme of events for fundraising, information and fun.

Please also see our Facebook site for the most up-to-date information.

Most people come to Age UK Hythe and Lyminge for the companionship, fun and opportunity to take part in activities.

Both centres have cafes (open 9.30am - 4.00pm), serving refreshments and homemade cakes, so you can pop-in for a snack, attend an activity of your choice or stay all day and include a full two-course lunch!

If you choose to stay all day we can provide door-to-door transport. The charge for a full day, including transport and lunch, is £13.50 for people in our catchment area. If you drop-in under your own steam, there is a £3.10 charge to take part in an activity and lunch is £5.50.

Our two Centres run the following social activities - please always call first to check arrangements - 01303 269 602. Click here to see our weekly chart of activies.

There are no waiting lists for any activities - please feel free to pop in and give it a try. You will receive a warm welcome!

Convenience shop - while you are here, you can buy your basic "necessaries" from our small convenience stores.

We also organise accompanied day trips and holidays.

Regular activities

  • Cookery

    Regular cookery classes at both our centres with delicious hot food and friendly faces.

  • Computer classes

    Want to learn how to log on, send an email, and search the internet? Join our computer classes!

  • Chairobics

    We have classes for many abilities to help you stay fit and healthy in later life.

  • T'ai Chi

    We run a T'ai Chi class at the Hythe Centre on a Tuesday. This popular form of gentle exercise is well supported and provides a venue to meet new people.

  • Knit ‘n’ Natter

    We are constantly in need of wool for our projects as we produce a lot of goods for our chosen charities. 

  • Various Games

    A sociable activity that is mentally beneficial as it keeps the brain alert and exercises attentiveness. 

  • Art classes

    A stimulating class covering painting, drawing and sketching under the tuition of a trained artist.  This is an informal social group suitable for beginners and more proficient pupils.

  • Walking group

    We offer both a long and short walks programme for people who are 50 and over.

  • Book group

    Stories and poems are read aloud generating discussion, laughter and thought. All are welcome. There is no pressure to talk, read or even drink tea.

Regular Events