Elderberries - Older People learning, growing and flourishing together

Monthly programme of nature based activities such as environmental arts, wildlife identification and photography sessions as well as gardening.

Weekly drop in gardening sessions for adult 55+ to undertake conservation and horticulture tasks such as growing vegetable and maintaining wildlife habitats.

When: every Wednesday, 9.30am - 2.30pm.  Please get in touch for a tour of the garden and a chat about how to get involved.

Where:  Scotswood Natural Community Garden (based in the grounds of

Further information:  contact Leanne 0191 200 4706 or email [email protected] .


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Carpet Bowls Club - Wednesday Evening

Carpet bowls offers gentle exercise and good company with a cup of tea and a biscuit.

ICE (IT Classes for Elders)

If you have never used a computer or simply want to use one a bit more with friendly help, the students are there to be that help.