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. 

01May

Wellbeing for Life Session - Preview of Jesmond Community Festival

Join us on the 1 May at Jesmond Library at 10.30am followed by light refreshments for a preview of the Jesmond Community Festival.

 
03May

Older Voices - the Elders Council's Radio Programme May

Tune in to ne1fm 102.5 for our monthly radio programme. In May our theme will be getting to know our neighbours

 
08May

May Transport and Highways Working Group

If you want to ensure that the experiences of older people are influencing the way in which services and policies are developed join us on the 8 May at 2pm at Good Space.

 
08May

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.

 
13May

May Older Person Friendly City Working Group

If you want to ensure that the experiences of older people are influencing the way in which services and policies are developed please join us on the 13 May at 10.30am at Good Space.

 
15May

May 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 while Elders Councils members Liz and Ken play music and other songs from shows.

 
22May

Fun & Fitness for the over 50s

Come along and join us for an enjoyable afternoon of fun with indoor and outdoor games!

 
24May

May Housing, Health and Social Care Working Group

If you want to ensure that the experiences of older people are influencing the way in which services and policies are developed join us on the 24 May at 10.30am at Good Space.

 
05Jun

Wellbeing for Life - Nature on your doorstep

Join us on the 5 June at Jesmond Library at 10.30am followed by light refreshments to discuss nature on your doorstep.

 
07Jun

Older Voices - the Elders Council's Radio Programme for June

Tune in to ne1fm 102.5 for our monthly radio programme. In June our theme is Scams

 
03Jul

Wellbeing for Life Session - Print Making

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