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Find out here about activities and events taking place at Age UK Redbridge, Barking & Havering

Regular activities at our Wanstead Activity Centre

  • Meals and Refreshments

    Our Activity centre is based at the Allan Burgess Centre, 2 Grove Park,Wanstead, E11 2DL.

    There are activities every day ranging from art and craft classes to chair based exercise and zumba!

    You can get a freshly cooked 2 course meal Monday-Friday, and they are open for coffee on Saturday mornings. There are also snacks and refreshments throughout the day.

  • Computer classes

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

    You can learn on a one to one basis at your own pace.

    We also have a specialist class for learning to use tablets and smart phones.

  • Exercise classes

    We have classes for every ability to help you stay fit and healthy in later life.

    At Wanstead, we offer chair based exercise, chair yoga, and zumba.

    We also offer a zumba class at the Cherry Tree cafe on Tuesdays.

    Find out about our exercise classes all over Redbridge.

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    The Redbridge Rhymesters is a poetry group led by local poet Alexandra Wilde. Alexandra holds regular sessions at the Wanstead Activity centre where they  share poetry with children from Snaresbrook Primary School

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    Fancy something creative and different?

    Try our Sugarcraft classes held at our Ilford offices on Friday mornings

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    Di's Diamonds & Diamond Geezers

    Find out about the many activities this service has to offer across Redbridge, Havering and Barking & Dagenham

  • Redbridge Community Lunch Club

    Redbridge Community Health & Social Care host a lunch club on Monday and Thursday at the Living Well Resource Centre, Chadwell Heath. 

    Link up for Lunch at Link Place Hainault, is also available fortnightly on Fridays

    Both clubs are for Redbridge residents over 65

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  • Redbridge Music Lounge

    Redbridge Music Lounge offers the opportunity to network with other local musicians, of all genres and ages, to promote, develop and perform the diverse musical culture found within our local community.

     For more information please contact:

    Phone Chris Wyatt 07929 071155

  • Di's Diamonds

    June 2019 activities include:

    • D-Day Themed Cream Tea in Rush Green
    • Fun and Social afternoon
    • RAF Hendon Museum

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