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Age Takes Centre Stage is a month long festival held every year throughout October to recognise and celebrate older age. As part of this festival a programme of groups, events and activities are delivered across the borough of North Tyneside to showcase what is available in the local area for people aged 50+ to get involved in to help improve their health and wellbeing.

From line dancing, to arts and crafts, walks and strolls and competitions, events and activities are hosted by a range of organisations including charities and local businesses.

You can browse the programme of events by clicking on the headers below or download a copy of the programme leaflet from the links at the bottom of this page.

Age Takes Centre Stage People's Awards

The Hunt for Heroes is on.We are hunting for heroes making a difference to the lives of older people in North Tyneside.

As part of this year’s Age Takes Centre Stage festival, we are launching the Age Takes Centre Stage People’s Awards to celebrate the achievements of local people aged 50+ living and working in North Tyneside.

Dawn McNally, Chief Executive Age UK North Tyneside says “Every one of us will be able to identify an older person who continues to do great things in their community. This is an opportunity to have them recognised for what they do, by nominating them for an Age Takes Centre Stage People's award.”

These awards are designed to recognise the accomplishments and contributions of local people in line with the ‘5 Ways to Wellbeing’ to celebrate the ways in which local older people are making more of life. If you can think of individuals or groups who deserve recogniton for their community work please nominate them please find out more on our Age Takes Centre Stage People's Awards page.

Wideopen Men’s Group

Name of organisation(s): Wideopen Men’s Group - AUKNT

Title of event: Wideopen Men’s Group

Brief description: Social Group for older men to meet and chat, as well as take part in organised activities and trips out.

Date & time of event: Tuesday 1st and 15th October 10am – 12 noon

Event venue address: Wideopen Library, Canterbury Way

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2877012

Event contact email address: alexis.brown@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? ? Yes If yes, how much?……£2…………..

Do people need to book in advance? ?No

Provide booking information if necessary: Just drop in

 

Wideopen Friendship Group

Name of organisation(s): Wideopen Friendship Group - AUKNT

Title of event: Wideopen Friendship

Brief description: Social Group for older people to meet and chat, as well as take part in organised activities and trips out.

24th October will be the groups 3rd Birthday so come along for celebratory birthday cake!

Date & time of event: Thursday 10th and 24th October 10am – 12 noon

Event venue address: Wideopen Library, Canterbury Way

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2877012

Event contact email address: alexis.brown@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? no Do people need to book in advance? No

Provide booking information if necessary: Just drop in

 

Whitley Bay Cuppa Club

Name of organisation(s): Whitley Bay Cuppa Club - AUKNT

Title of event: Whitley Bay Cuppa Club

Brief description: Social Group for older people to meet and chat. Buy a cuppa in the café and spend some time in this lively social group that also links into a meals out with friends lunch and evening programme.

Date & time of event: Every Tuesday 2pm

Event venue address: Rendezvous Café, Dukes Walk Northern Promenade

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2877012

Event contact email address: alexis.brown@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

 

Older People’s Transgender Group

Name of organisation(s): AUKNT

Title of event: Older People’s Transgender Group

Brief description: This is a supportive social group for older transgender or trans curious people. The groups provides real life peer to peer support as well as hosting activities, workshops and talks.

Date & time of event: Meets fortnightly on Thursday evening

Event venue address: Whitley Bay

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2877012

Event contact email address: alexis.brown@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? ? Yes If yes, how much?……£2…………..

Do people need to book in advance? ? Yes

Provide booking information if necessary: Contact Alexis to discuss attending the group – new people very welcome

Is there a charge for the event? No ??If yes, how much?… Just the cost of your cuppa in the cafe…………..

Do people need to book in advance? ?No

Provide booking information if necessary: Just drop in

 

Knit and Natter

Name of organisation(s): Knit and Natter AUKNT

Title of event: Whitley Bay Knit and Natter

Brief description: Get your knitting needles out and come along for a chat.

Date & time of event: Thursday 3rd and 17th October 10am – 12noon

Event venue address: Whitley Bay Comrades Club

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2877012

Event contact email address: alexis.brown@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? ? Yes If yes, how much?……£2…………..

Do people need to book in advance? ?No

Name of organisation(s): Friendly Faces - AUKNT

Title of event: Springfield Friendly Faces

Brief description: A new group offering a friendly face and a place to meet new people to get out and about with.

Date & time of event: Every Monday 11am – 1pm

Event venue address: Springfield Community Centre, Springfield Park, Forest Hall

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2877012

Event contact email address: alexis.brown@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? No If yes, how much? just your cuppa in the cafe…………..

Do people need to book in advance? No

 

Busy Buddies

Name of organisation(s): Busy Buddies - AUKNT

Title of event: Busy Buddies

Brief description: Drop in to the café to meet new people and find out what’s going on.

Date & time of event: 2nd and 16th October 10.30am – 11.30 am

Event venue address: Jarretts Coffee Shop, Bradbury Centre, 13 Saville Street West, North Shields

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2877012

Event contact email address: alexis.brown@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? oNo If yes, how much?…just your cuppa in the cafe……………..

Do people need to book in advance? No

 

Garden Pottering

Name of organisation(s): Garden Pottering - AUKNT

Title of event: Garden Pottering in North Shields

Brief description: gentle gardening on our allotment site off Eustice Terrace in North Shields – tea and coffee provided. New to gardening of fully green fingered all are welcome.

Date & time of event: Every Tuesday 10am – 12.30

Event venue address: Eustice Terrace North Shields

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2808480

Event contact email address: kay.bradshaw@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? No

Do people need to book in advance? No

 

 

Annual General Meeting

Name of organisation(s): Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Annual General Meeting

Brief description: Meeting for customers, funders and partners to hear what has been achieved in the last financial year

Date & time of event: October 1st 11:00-12:30

Event venue address: Linskill Centre

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2877017

Event contact email address: sue.santos@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? No

Do people need to book in advance? Yes

Provide booking information if necessary: Your contact details

 

Music In Hospitals and Care

Name of organisation(s): EveryDay Care at Home and Music In Hospitals and Care

Title of event: Music In Hospitals and Care

Brief description: Live music presentation

Date & time of event: October 1st 13:30-14:30

Event venue address: Linskill Park Wellbeing & Social Activity Centre

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2630511

Event contact email address: michelle.clement@everydayuk.org

Is there a charge for the event? No

Do people need to book in advance? Yes

Name of contact person : Michelle Clement

 

Singalong Memories Forest Hall Library

Name of organisation Dementia Connections Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Singalong Memories Forest Hall Library

Brief description: Stimulating and enjoyable activity

Date & time of event: Every Thursday 3rd, 10th, 17th 24th & 31st October

Event venue address: Forest Hall library, Forest Hall

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2808484

Is there a charge for the event? No

Do people need to book in advance No

 

Singalong Memories

Name of organisation(s): Dementia Connections Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Singalong Memories

Brief description: Stimulating and enjoyable activity

Date & time of event: Every Monday 7th,14th,21st & 28th October

Event venue address: St Columbus Church Hall, Northumberland Square, North Shields

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2808484

Event contact email address: Gemma.Musson@northtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? No

Do people need to book in advance? No

 

Olive’s Memory Café

Name of organisation(s): Dementia Connections Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Olive’s Memory Café

Brief description: Social group for people with Dementia and their family/carers

Date & time of event: 9th, 23rd October

Event venue address: Whitely Bay Metro Station, Whitley Bay, NE26 2QT

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2808484

Event contact email address: Gemma.Musson@northtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? Yes £2.60 per session

Do people need to book in advance? No

 

Café My Place Memory Cafe

Name of organisation(s): Dementia Connections AgeUK North Tyneside

Title of event: Café My Place Memory Cafe

Brief description: Social Group for people with Dementia and their family/carers

Date & time of event: 14th & 28th October

Event venue address: The White Swan Centre, Killingworth

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2808484

Event contact email address: SarahJane.Scott@northtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? Yes £2.60 per session

Do people need to book in advance? No

 

Time Travellers

Name of organisation(s): Dementia Connections Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Time Travellers

Brief description: Explore monthly themes and make history come to life

Date & time of event: 2nd October

Event venue address: Segedunum Museum, Buddle Street

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2808484

Event contact email address: SarahJane.Scott@northtyneside.org.uk

Please note: all contact details provided will be used in the programme as contact information for anyone interested in attending the event.

Is there a charge for the event? £2:60 per session

Do people need to book in advance? No

 

Arts and Crafts

Name of organisation(s): Dementia Connections Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Arts and Crafts

Brief description: For people living with Dementia – facilitated by Dementia Service Co-ordinator, all materials provided

Date & time of event: 2nd, 16th,30th October

Event venue address: North Shields Customer First Centre, Northumberland Place, North Shields

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2808484

Event contact email address: SarahJane.scott@northyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? Yes £2:60

Do people need to book in advance? No

 

Peer Support

Name of organisation(s): Dementia Connections Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Peer Support

Brief description: Informal Chat & first-hand information about local services

Date & time of event: 29th October

Event venue address: Saville Exchange, Howard Street, North Shields

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2808484

Event contact email address: Lynsey.Ralph@northtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? No

Do people need to book in advance? No

 

Woollies start Christmas!

Name of organisation(s): engAGE (Linskill Centre)

Title of event: Woollies start Christmas!

Brief description: Bring your project, needles or hooks and get stuck into some festive patterns.

Date & time of event: Wednesday 30th 10am to 12 noon

Event venue address: The Linskill Centre, Linskill Terrace, North Shields, NE30 2AY

Event contact telephone number:0191 257 8000

Event contact email address: charlotte@linskill.org

Is there a charge for the event? No

Do people need to book in advance? Yes

Name of contact person: Charlotte Mulvaney

Telephone number (if different from above): 0191 257 8000

Email charlotte@linskill.org

 

GNM: Hancock Museum - Dippy on Tour - Free Curators talk

Name of organisation: Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums

Title of event: GNM: Hancock Museum - Dippy on Tour - Free Curators talk

Brief description: The Natural History Museum's famous Dinosaur Dippy the Diplodocus has arrived in Newcastle. Unveiled to the British public in 1905, Dippy was cast from the type specimen found in America. The full skeleton is 21.3 metres long, 4.3 metres wide and 4.25 metres high!

Date & time of event: Tuesday 1st October – 3-4pm

Event venue address: Great North Museum: Hancock, Barras Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne,

NE2 4PT

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2772297

Event contact email address: Joanne.charlton@twmuseums.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event No

Do people need to book in advance? Yes

Name of contact person: Joanne Charlton 0191 277 2297

Email: Joanne.charlton@twmuseums.org.uk

 

engAGE (Linskill Centre)

Name of organisation(s): engAGE (Linskill Centre)

Title of event: engAGE Sunday Lunch

Brief description: Two course Sunday lunch in Café 32.

Date & time of event: Sunday 27th October. 12 noon – lunch served at 12.30.

 

Event venue address: The Linskill Centre, Linskill Terrace, North Shields, NE30 2AY

 

Event contact telephone number: 0191 257 8000

 

Event contact email address: charlotte@linskill.org

 

Is there a charge for the event? Yes £5

Do people need to book in advance? Yes

Bookings by Friday 18th October

Name of contact person: Charlotte Mulvaney

Telephone number (if different from above): 0191 257 8000

Email; charlotte@linskill.org

 

Slow Museum afternoons

Name of organisation(s): Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums

Title of event: Slow Museum afternoons

 

Brief description: Slow Museums provides a welcoming environment for anyone who needs more time to visit our museums and galleries. We support people with communication or literacy difficulties, people living with dementia, anxiety and stroke survivors etc... as well as their families and carers. Staff have received extra training and are delighted to offer a warm welcome.

 

Date & time of event:

 

8th October - Segedunum Roman Fort - Buddle Street, Wallsend, NE28 6HR

14th October - South Shields Museum and Art Gallery – Ocean Road, South Shields, NE33 2JA

25th October - Shipley Art Gallery – Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4JB

31st October - Laing Art Gallery - New Bridge Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8AG

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2772297

Event contact email address: Joanne.charlton@twmuseums.org.uk

Please note: all contact details provided will be used in the programme as contact information for anyone interested in attending the event.

 

Is there a charge for the event No

Do people need to book in advance? No

Provide booking information if necessary: Joanne Charlton on 0191 277 2297

 

Free entry to Segedunum Roman Fort for people over 55.

Name of organisation(s):Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums

Title of event: Free entry to Segedunum Roman Fort for people over 55.

Brief description: Please mention Ageing with Style at the welcome desk to gain free entry for one day only—1st October

Date & time of event: Tuesday 1st October

Event venue address: Buddle Street, Wallsend, Tyne & Wear NE28 6HR Tel: (0191) 2784217

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2772297

Event contact email address: Joanne.charlton@twmuseums.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event No

Do people need to book in advance? No

 

Name of contact person: Joanne Charlton

Email: Joanne.charlton@twmuseums.org.uk

 

 

Scribblers’ Winter Book Launch

Name of organisation(s): engAGE (Linskill Centre)

 

Title of event: Scribblers’ Winter Book Launch

 

Brief description: Celebrate the Scribblers’ creative writing and winners of Linskill’s children’s writing competition. Enjoy a morning listening to a selection of short stories.

 

Date & time of event: Monday 28th October. 10.30am to 12 noon.

 

Event venue address: The Linskill Centre, Linskill Terrace, North Shields, NE30 2AY

 

Event contact telephone number: 0191 257 8000

 

Event contact email address: charlotte@linskill.org

 

Please note: all contact details provided will be used in the programme as contact information for anyone interested in attending the event.

 

Is there a charge for the event? No ?

Do people need to book in advance? Yes

Name of contact person: Charlotte Mulvaney

Telephone number (if different from above): 0191 257 8000

Email; charlotte@linskill.org

 

PageTurners

Name of organisation(s): engAGE (Linskill Centre)

 

Title of event: PageTurners

 

Brief description: Page Turners is a monthly book group for people who love to read and dissect the plot and characters! We meet on the last Tuesday of the month and it’s a nice social hour.

 

Date & time of event: Tuesday 29th October. 1pm to 2pm

 

Event venue address: The Linskill Centre, Linskill Terrace, North Shields, NE30 2AY

 

Event contact telephone number:0191 257 8000

 

Event contact email address: charlotte@linskill.org

 

Please note: all contact details provided will be used in the programme as contact information for anyone interested in attending the event.

 

Is there a charge for the event? Yes £1.50

Do people need to book in advance? Yes

Name of contact person: Charlotte Mulvaney

Telephone number (if different from above): 0191 257 8000

Email; charlotte@linskill.org

 

Coffee, Click and Chat

Name of organisation(s): Meadow Well Connected

 

Title of event:Coffee, Click and Chat

Brief description: Join us for a cup of coffee and a chat, learn how to use the internet in a relaxed and informal environment whilst meeting new friends

Date & time of event: 15th October 2019 10 until 12

Event venue address: Meadow Well Connected, Waterville Road, North Shields

Event contact telephone number: 0191 341 0033

Event contact email address: lynn@meadowwellconnected.org.uk

 

 

Is there a charge for the event? No

Do people need to book in advance? No

Name of contact person: Lynn

Email:lynn@meadowwellconnected.org.uk

 

Film Club: Green Book

Name of organisation(s): engAGE (Linskill Centre)

 

Title of event: Film Club: Green Book

Brief description: The October film is another feel good true story called Green Book; a working class Italian American bouncer becomes the driver of an African American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American south.

Date & time of event: Wednesday 2nd October. 1pm start – come 5 minutes before to grab a seat and a cuppa. Film running time is 2hours 10 minutes.

Event venue address: The Linskill Centre, Linskill Terrace, North Shields, NE30 2AY

Event contact telephone number:0191 257 8000

Event contact email address: charlotte@linskill.org

 

Is there a charge for the event? No

Do people need to book in advance? Yes

Name of contact person: Charlotte Mulvaney

Telephone number (if different from above): 0191 257 8000

Email; charlotte@linskill.org

 

engAGE 3 year celebration afternoon.

Name of organisation(s): engAGE (Linskill Centre)

 

Title of event: engAGE 3 year celebration afternoon.

Brief description: Come and join us for a slice of cake in Linskill’s Trevelyan Hall. Find out what engAGE has been up to and see what’s on offer to get involved with. Meet the different groups, have fun on the tombola and visit the Woollies craft table.

Date & time of event: Thursday 3rd October. 1pm to 3pm.

Event venue address: The Linskill Centre, Linskill Terrace, North Shields, NE30 2AY

Event contact telephone number:0191 257 8000

Event contact email address: charlotte@linskill.org

Is there a charge for the event? ? Yes

Do people need to book in advance? Yes Provide booking information if necessary

Name of contact person: Charlotte Mulvaney

Telephone number (if different from above): 0191 257 8000

Email; charlotte@linskill.org

 

Discovery Museum - Free building History Tour

Name of organisation(s): Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums

Title of event: Discovery Museum - Free building History Tour

Brief description: Discovery Museum is housed in the old Co-operative Wholesale Society building, Blandford House. Opening in 1899, it quickly became an iconic building in Newcastle city centre. Blandford House became a museum in 1978 and was re-launched as Discovery Museum in 1993.

Date & time of event: Sunday 6th October

Event venue address: Discovery Museum, Blandford Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4JA

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2772297

Event contact email address: Joanne.charlton@twmuseums.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? No

Do people need to book in advance? Yes

Provide booking information if necessary: please call Joanne Charlton on 0191 277 2297

Name of contact person: Joanne Charlton

Email: Joanne.charlton@twmuseums.org.uk

Digital Champions

Name of organisation(s): engAGE (Linskill Centre)

 

Title of event: Digital Champions

Brief description: Digital Champions is the place to come and get help using your laptop, phone, tablet or computer. Use our machines or bring yours in. This is a very friendly drop in weekly session led by volunteers.

Date & time of event: Thursdays throughout October. Drop in between 10am and 12 noon.

Event venue address: The Linskill Centre, Linskill Terrace, North Shields, NE30 2AY

Event contact telephone number:0191 257 8000

Event contact email address: charlotte@linskill.org

Is there a charge for the event? No

Do people need to book in advance? No

Provide booking information if necessary

Name of contact person: Charlotte Mulvaney

Telephone number (if different from above): 0191 257 8000

 

Tuesday Lunch, Activities and Reminiscence Club

Name of organisation HAND IN HAND

 

Title of event:Tuesday Lunch, Activities and Reminiscence Club

Brief description: Hand in Hand offer a warm welcome to anyone over 65 with a chance to meet and chat with others. We start with a chat over a cup of tea, or maybe a game of Scrabble or Dominoes, followed by a home cooked 2 course lunch. In the afternoon we have a variety of activities including quizzes, chair exercises, entertainers and crafts and finish with an optional game of Bingo

Date & time of event: every Tuesday 11-2.30

Event venue address: Trinity Methodist Church Hall, Station Road Wallsend

 

Event contact telephone number: 07968732252

Event contact email address: admin@handinhandproject.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? Yes £5.50 +£1 for Bingo

Do people need to book in advance? Yes

Name of contact person: Sandra Grant

 

 

ATCS – Physical Groups

Tai Chi North Shields

Name of organisation(s): Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Tai Chi North Shields

Brief description: Slow and purposeful movements both beneficial for mindfulness and building muscle strength

Date & time of event: Wednesday 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd 30th 12pm-1pm

Event venue address: Christ Church Parish Centre, Preston Road

Event contact telephone number: 0191 287 7027

Event contact email address: Caitlin.calvert@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? ? Yes If yes, how much? £3

Do people need to book in advance? ?No

Seated Exercise, North Shields

Name of organisation(s): Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Seated Exercise, North Shields

Brief description: Seated exercise to music including tai chi, aerobics, stretching and weights

Date & time of event: Thursday 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st

Event venue address: The Linskill Centre, Linskill Terrace

Event contact telephone number: 0191 287 7027

Event contact email address: Caitlin.calvert@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? ? Yes If yes, how much? £2.50

Do people need to book in advance? ?No

 

Gentle Exercise Class, Whitley Bay

Name of organisation(s): Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Gentle Exercise Class, Whitley Bay

Brief description: Gently exercise to music with exercises adapted to fit your physical abilities

Date & time of event: Thursday 2pm-3pm 3rd, 10th, 17th 24th 31st

Event venue address: St Pauls Church Hall, Whitley Road

Event contact telephone number: 0191 287 7027

Event contact email address: Caitlin.calvert@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Please note: all contact details provided will be used in the programme as contact information for anyone interested in attending the event.

Is there a charge for the event? ? Yes If yes, how much? £2.50

Do people need to book in advance? ?No

 

Tai Chi, Whitley Bay

Name of organisation(s): Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Tai Chi, Whitley Bay

Brief description: Slow and purposeful movements both beneficial for mindfulness and building muscle strength

Date & time of event: Monday 10am-11.30am 7th 14th 21st

Event venue address: Foxhunters Pavilion, Rake Lane

Event contact telephone number: 0191 287 7027

Event contact email address: Caitlin.calvert@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? ? Yes If yes, how much? £2

Line Dance, Whitley Bay

Name of organisation(s): Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Line Dance, Whitley Bay

Brief description: Line dancing is a group dance, repeating a sequence of steps to both traditional country music and disco songs.

Date & time of event: Friday 10am-11.30am 4th, 11th, 18th 25th

Event venue address: Whitley Bay Baptist Church, Park Road

Event contact telephone number: 0191 287 7027

Event contact email address: Caitlin.calvert@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? ? Yes If yes, how much? £3

Do people need to book in advance? ?No

 

Walk- Wylam to Thornley Woods 7.5miles

Name of organisation(s): Age UK North Tyneside Walking Group

Title of event: Walk- Wylam to Thornley Woods 7.5miles

Brief description: Join our walking group on their walk for October. Meet at Eldon Square Bus Station before 10.15am to catch the 10.26am bus.

Date & time of event: Wednesday 9th meeting at 10.15am

Event venue address: Wylam to Thornley Woods

Event contact telephone number: 0191 287 7027

Event contact email address: Caitlin.calvert@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? ? Yes If yes, how much? £1

Do people need to book in advance? ? Yes

Stroll – Silver Lonnen to Lemington via Denton Dene 4.5 miles

Name of organisation(s): Age UK North Tyneside Walking Group

Title of event: Stroll – Silver Lonnen to Lemington via Denton Dene 4.5 miles

Brief description: Join our walking group for their stroll for October. Meet at Eldon Square Bus Station at 10.15am

Date & time of event: Wednesday 23rd

Event venue address: Silver Lonnen to Lemington

Event contact telephone number: 0191 287 7027

Event contact email address: Caitlin.calvert@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? ? Yes If yes, how much? £1

Do people need to book in advance? ?No

 

Tai Chi, Wallsend

Brief description: Slow and purposef

Name of organisation(s): Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Tai Chi, Wallsend

Brief description: Slow and purposeful movements both beneficial for mindfulness and building muscle strength

Date & time of event: Monday 2.30-3.30pm 7tj, 14th, 21st, 28th

Event venue address: Wallsend Customer First Centre

Event contact telephone number: 0191 287 7027

Event contact email address: Caitlin.calvert@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? ? Yes If yes, how much? £3

Do people need to book in advance? ?No

 

Gentle Exercise

Name of organisation(s): Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Gentle Exercise

Brief description: Gently exercise to music with exercises adapted to fit your physical abilities

Date & time of event: Friday 9.30-10.30am 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th

Event venue address: Wallsend Customer First Centre

Event contact telephone number: 0191 287 7027

Event contact email address: Caitlin.calvert@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? ? Yes If yes, how much? £2.50

Do people need to book in advance? ?No

 

Yoga, Forest Hall

Name of organisation(s): Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Yoga, Forest Hall

Brief description: Exercise to become more fit and flexible, improve breathing and relax your mind

Date & time of event: Wednesday 1-2pm 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th

Event venue address: Springfield Community Centre, Springfield Terrace

Event contact telephone number: 0191 287 7027

Event contact email address: Caitlin.calvert@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? ? Yes If yes, how much? £ 2.50

Do people need to book in advance? ?No

 

Line Dance, Killingworth

Name of organisation(s): Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Line Dance, Killingworth

Brief description: Line dancing is a group dance, repeating a sequence of steps to both traditional country music and disco songs.

Date & time of event: Monday 1.30-3.30pm 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th

Event venue address: White Swan Centre, Citadel East

Event contact telephone number: 0191 287 7027

Event contact email address: Caitlin.calvert@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? ? Yes If yes, how much? £2.50

Do people need to book in advance? ? No

 

Line Dance, Dudley

Name of organisation(s): Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Line Dance, Dudley

Brief description: Line dancing is a group dance, repeating a sequence of steps to both traditional country music and disco songs.

Date & time of event: Tuesday 1-2.30pm 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd

Event venue address: John Willie Sams Centre, Market Street, Dudley

Event contact telephone number: 0191 287 7027

Event contact email address: Caitlin.calvert@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? ? Yes If yes, how much?……£2.50…………..

Do people need to book in advance? ?No

 

Wallsend Men’s Group

Brief description: This fortnightly

Name of organisation(s): Age UK North Tyneside

Title of event: Wallsend Men’s Group

Brief description: This fortnightly group of older men meet to chat, organise trips and bring in speakers

Date & time of event: Friday 12noon – 2pm 11th and 25th October

Event venue address: Cedar Grove Wellbeing Centre, Cedar Grove

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2877012

Event contact email address: Alexis.brown@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Is there a charge for the event? ? Yes If yes, how much?……£2.00…………..

Do people need to book in advance? ?No

 

North Tyneside Talking Therapies Wellbeing Work Shop

Name of organisation(s): North Tyneside Talking Therapies

Title of event: North Tyneside Talking Therapies Wellbeing Work Shop

Brief description: one off Wellbeing Workshop to individuals living or working in the North Tyneside area and who wish to gain further insight into their mental wellbeing and how this can be improved.

Date & time and venue :

Friday 4th– 1pm -3pm Cedar Grove Wellbeing Centre, Cedar Grove, Wallsend

Monday 14th - 1pm – 3pm Bradbury Centre, 13 Saville Street West, North Shields

Wednesday 30th - 1pm – 3pm Whitley Bay Training Suite, Park Road

Event contact telephone number: 0191 2808480

Is there a charge for the event? No

Do people need to book in advance? No

Name of contact person: Michael Phillips

Telephone number (if different from above): 0191 295 2775

Email: Michael.phillips@northumbria-healthcare.nhs.uk

 

Introduction to the pool (swimming teacher led)

Name of organisation(s): Hadrian Leisure centre, St Peters Road, Wallsend, NE28 7LQ

 

Title of event: Introduction to the pool (swimming teacher led)

 

Brief description: If you would like to come along and speak to a swimming teacher on becoming more water confident or maybe you need to improve your breathing or swimming technique

 

Date & time of event: Monday 7.15pm to 7.45pm ……7th, 14th and 21st Oct

 

Event venue address: Hadrian Leisure centre, St Peters Road, Wallsend, NE28 7LQ

 

Event contact telephone number: 0191 643 2025 (limited spaces)

 

Event contact email address: hadrianleisure@northtyneside.gov.uk

 

Is there a charge for the event? No

Do people need to book in advance? Yes

 

Age Takes Centre Stage Awards event

Name of Organisation Age UK North Tyneside

Brief description: Age Takes Centre Stage Awards event (award winners and nominees only)

Date & time of event October 31st PM

Event venue address: Wallsend Hall

Event contact telephone number: Sue Santos 0191 2877017

Event contact email address sue.santos@ageuknorthtyneside.org.uk

Downloads

You can view or download a copy of the full programme and the Awards nomination form by clicking on these links.