Age UK West Cumbria encourages older people to improve their health and well being, make new friends and get out and about and socialise in their area. Here is a range of activities at our centres and in the local communtity.
To see our full range of activities and events please click on the title below. Alternatively you can do a search for keywords in the search bar at the top of the page e.g. Keswick and Swimming, to find exactly what you are looking for.
There are several arts and crafts clubs, these include painting, knitting, card making, embroidery and much more.
There are a number of Dance groups which cater for all needs whether you are a beginner or have been dancing for years, there will be something for you. These include dance groups that offer lessons or social dancing for those who just want to have a dance and meet new people.
Full range of groups including choirs, singing for fun, or playing an instrument.
There is a huge number and range of exercise and fitness activities for you to choose from here. They are aimed at different fitness levels and interests. Whether you are looking to improve your health through exercise and get moving or if you are a fitness fanatic, there will be something for you.
There is a good range of sports activities for you to choose from here. They are aimed at different interests and fitness levels. Whether you are looking to improve your health through exercise and get moving, learn something new or if you are looking to meet new people and make new friends, there will be something for you.
For those of us out there who need a little help with improving our diets and making ourselves healthier. These could help you.
Whether you enjoy a nice coffee, a good hearty nutritious lunch or are just looking for company, to meet new people and have a natter, there will be a get together for you.
Do you enjoy playing bingo or board games? Well come along to one of the Bingo afternoons or evening. Or maybe try something new. Have a look and see what is on in your area.
No one wants to sit at home alone every day so why not come out and join one of the many social groups and clubs in your area. Meet new people, make new friends and maybe even learn something new.
If you enjoy reading, writing or researching, there will be something for you. Come along to one of the groups and keep your mind active and meet new people.
Do you dislike the idea of computers, have you never used one before but would like to learn in a friendly environment with your peers? Even if you are a novice or have some experience with computers but would like some more, come along to one of these sessions and there will be someone who can help you.
There are number of support and advice groups, have a look and see what is available in your area.
Find your local Women's Institute, come along and join a group near you.
Please see the links below for other sites who might provide activities in your area.
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