Events & Workshops

This section includes information about events and workshops organised by the Elders Council of Newcastle.

Many organisations in the city offer different types of activities aimed at older people.   To find out about what's on look on www.informationnow.org.uk. 

02Jul

Elders Council AGM 2 July 2019

Our AGM and 18th Birthday On 2 July we will be holding our AGM and celebrating our 18th birthday. We'd love to have a birthday card from you! As well as wishing us a happy birthday, please tell us about what you value about the Elders Council and what it has done for you and other older people in the City. As an 18 year old, we also need advice on what you think the Elders Council can do to make Newcastle a great place to grow older. Cards or email gratefully received! We elect the Board of the Trustees at the AGM and we are always looking for new people who are willing to come forward and support the work of the organisaiton. Could this be you? If you would like to know what it involves, please contact [email protected] or ring 0191 2082701.

 
03Jul

Wellbeing for Life Session - Make a Print

Join us on the 3 July at Jesmond Library at 10.30am followed by light refreshments for print making

 
05Jul

Older Voices - Elders Council's Radio Programme for July

Tune in to Nova Radio North East 102.5 for our monthly radio programme. In July our theme is summer activities with the grandchildren.

 
10Jul

Transport and Highways Working Group July

Would you like to join a group that values the experiences and opinions of older people in respect of transport and highway issues. If so come along on the 13 March 2019.

 
10Jul

Grainger Market Information Sessions

Elders Council will be hosting a monthly information session in the Grainger Market on the second Wednesday of the month from 10am – 1pm.

 
17Jul

July Milecastle Get Together

Join us at the Milecastle. Our informal get-together is an opportunity for you to get to know other members over a coffee.

 
26Jul

Housing, Health and Social Care Working Group July

If you want to ensure that the expereinces of older people are influencing the way in which services and policy develop join us on the 22 March at 10.30am at Good Space.

 
02Aug

Older Voices - Radio Programme for August

Tune in to Nova Radio North East 102.5 for our monthly radio programme. In August our theme is summer activities with the grandchildren.

 
07Aug

Wellbring for Life - Summer Celebration

Join us on the 7 August at Jesmond Library at 10.30am followed by light refreshments for a summer celebration

 
21Aug

August Milecastle Get Together

Join us at the Milecastle. Our informal get-together is an opportunity for you to get to know other members over a coffee.