Activities for over 50s

Dance Aerobics

Come along on Tuesdays to either our 10-11am session or our 11am-12pm session held at the Colombo Centre. This low-impact class is perfect for improving fitness and flexibility for people aged 60 and over.

Date: Tuesdays from 8 January at either 10-11am or 11am-12pm

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Venue: Colombo Centre

Price: £2

Should I book? Must register first

Age Range: Over 60s

Gentle Gardening

Everyone is welcome at our weekly gardening sessions. Meet new people, learn about growing vegetables, herbs and plants and share healthy food.

Date: Tuesdays from 8 January

Time: 11:30am - 2:00pm

Venue: Colombo Centre

Price: FREE

Should I book? Just turn up

Age Range: All ages welcome

Coffee Morning with 10 minute massage

Come and meet the Community Programmes team for a friendly chat, access computers, advice and find out about local services and activities at our coffee mornings. NEW! 10 minute massage sessions are now available. Donate what you can. Just turn up.

Date: Thursdays from 10 January

Time: 11:00am - 12:30pm

Venue: Colombo Centre

Price: FREE (massage requires donation)

Should I book? Just turn up

Age Range: All ages welcome

Feel Good Saturday

Take part in fitness and well being sessions with a healthy lunch and massage. You can take a spin class to your favourite tunes or enjoy a stretching session. Or catch up with friends over a tea or coffee. There's lots to chose from every Saturday.

Date: Saturdays from 12 January

Time: 11:00am - 2:00pm

Venue: Colombo Centre

Price: £2

Should I book? Just turn up

Age Range: Over 50s

NEW! Community Choir

Enjoy singing? Want to improve your technique with coaching and advice from a trained professional? Then join us for our weekly sessions which focus on vocalisation, performance and much more! Together we will sing everything from musical theatre classics to pop songs.

Date: Thursdays from 10 January

Time: 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Venue: Coin Street neighbourhood centre

Price: Free

Should I book? Just turn up

Age Range: All ages welcome

Employment Support

 Not in education or employment? Would you like help getting your dream job? Join us for one to one sessions and get tailored career support with a Peabody employment advisor.   

Date: Mondays from 14 January or Thursdays from 10 January

Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Venue: Coin Street neighbourhood centre

Price: FREE

Should I book? Book in advance or just turn up. Must book for Thursday session.

Age Range: Mondays (All ages) Thursdays (18 plus)

Art Group

Let your creativity flow at our fortnightly art sessions. Meet new friends and learn new skills. Sessions are held at the Coin Street neighbourhood centre from 11am-1pm & 2-4pm and are only £2 per session or £3 for both sessions to cover the cost of materials.

Date: Fridays from 11 January (every fortnight)

Time: 11:00am - 4:00pm

Venue: Coin Street neighbourhood centre

Price: £2 or £3 for both sessions

Should I book? Just turn up

Age Range: Over 50s

NEW! Rambert Mercury Movers at Colombo

Join us at the Colombo Centre for fun accessible dance classes for over 50s led by Rambert dance professionals, all abilities welcome.

Date: Saturdays from 12 January (term time only)

Time: 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Venue: Colombo Centre

Price: £2

Should I book? Just turn up

Age Range: Over 50s

Spring at Rambert: Mercury Movers Creative Practice Group

Classes designed for participants 60+ with all levels of ability are welcome.

Date: Wednesdays from 9 January

Time: 10:15am - 11:45am

Venue: Rambert Studios

Price: £30 for local residents to the Coin Street area

Should I book? Yes

Age Range: 60+

Spring at Rambert: Mercury Movers

Classes designed for participants aged 60+ and with all levels of ability.

Date: Thursdays from 10 January

Time: 10:15am - 11:45am

Venue: Rambert Dance Studios

Price: £30 for Coin Street residents

Should I book? Yes

Age Range: 60+

NEW! Community Singing

Come along to this fun inclusive class for all abilities. You don’t need to be the next Madonna to give our group a go. Enjoy singing? Then join us.

Date: Thursdays from 10 January

Time: 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Venue: Coin Street neighbourhood centre

Price: FREE

Should I book? Just turn up

Age Range: All ages welcome

NEW! Fitness & Health Programme

A personal training session with weight loss guidance. Limited places available so please book to avoid missing out!

Date: Thursdays from 10 January

Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Venue: Colombo Centre

Price: £2

Should I book? Must register first

Age Range: 18 plus