Activities for over 50s

Dance Aerobics

Come along on Tuesdays to either our 10-11am session or our 11am-12pm session or on Thursdays at our 10-11am session held at the Colombo Centre. This low-impact class is perfect for improving fitness and flexibility for people aged 50 and over.

Date: Tuesdays at either 10-11am or 11am-12pm and Thursdays at 10-11am

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Venue: Colombo Centre

Price: £2 for local residents / £5 otherwise

Should I book? Must register first

Age Range: Over 50s

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

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

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

Time: 11:00am - 2:00pm

Venue: Colombo Centre

Price: £2 for local residents / £5 otherwise

Should I book? Must register first

Age Range: Over 50s

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 (term time only)

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: Every Monday or Thursday

Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm

Venue: Coin Street neighbourhood centre

Price: FREE

Should I book? Book in advance or just turn up. Must book with Harjinder 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 3 May (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

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 (term time only)

Time: 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Venue: Colombo Centre

Price: £2 for local residents / £5 otherwise

Should I book? Must register first

Age Range: Over 50s

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 (term time only)

Time: 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Venue: Coin Street neighbourhood centre

Price: FREE

Should I book? Just turn up

Age Range: All ages welcome