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Full of Life Fair 2021

Published on 15 September 2021 08:57 AM

Full of Life is Richmond upon Thames’ flagship annual event to provide residents aged 55+ with the information they need to live independent and happy lives.

This year's fair will consist of a combination of online events delivered by various local organisations coordinated by Richmond Council. In addition, Age UK Richmond will be running in person events at our three Social and Wellbeing Centres and The Exchange in Twickenham.

Our Full of Life events will take place on Friday 1 October 2021.

We will be running the events free of charge, please note booking is essential by calling the numbers below.

Twickenham Wellbeing Centre
Please call Jayne Fanning to make a booking on 020 8538 9254
12.50pm - Exercise class taster
1.20pm - Line dancing taster
2.15pm - Tea and cakes with a talk about our new Age UK Richmond short stories book.
Displays from our art, poetry and embroidery groups.

Barnes Green Centre
Please call Jan Eaton to make a booking on 020 8876 2377
12pm - Coffee, cake and book talk
1pm - Mobility, flexibility and strength taster class
1.30pm - Bodies of water dance taster session

Whitton Social Centre - all events in partnership with Multicultural Richmond
Please call Surinder Kaur to make a booking on 020 8894 4963
10.30am - Doors opening
11.00am – 11.30am - Taster Yoga Session
11.45am – 12.15pm - Taster Zumba Session
12.30pm – 1.30pm - Lunch
2.30pm – 3.00pm - Book Reading
2.30pm – 3.00pm - Dance
3.00pm – 4pm - Cream Tea
3.30pm - Raffle draw

The Exchange Twickenham - Connect to Tech workshop

Please call Carol Horne to make a booking on 020 8744 1965
Tablet and smartphone workshop at The Exchange in Twickenham 10am to 12pm. At this friendly group workshop, you will be paired with an Age UK Richmond IT tutor who will show you how to make the most of your tablet or smartphone.

Online Events

For this year's fair the Council is organising a number of online events provided by various organisations in the borough. As part of this, we will be running a taster Zumba Gold online class at 2pm, which needs to be booked via the link below.

For the online events, you will need access to the internet and an email address to attend. Computers can be booked and accessed for free at your local library.

There is a timetable of events available on the council's website here. All events need to be booked in advanced on the same website.

See you soon!