Discover the wide range of activities, events, groups and opportunities that your community has to offer.
Ageing Better Middlesbrough Cafe Meet Up – Turtle Bay
Time: 4pm to 7pm
Location: Turtle Bay Middlesbrough
Ageing Better's new addition to the Cafe Meet Up programme is Middlesbrough's new Caribbean Social restaurant and bar, Turtle Bay.
The staff welcome anyone 50 and over for free tea and coffee, while you enjoy a game or two of dominoes, chess and more.
Ageing Better Middlesbrough Cafe Meet Up – Debenhams
Day: Monday - first in month
Time: 15.00 - 16.30
Location: Debenhams, The Corner, 1 Newport Road, Middlesbrough, TS1 1LE
On the first Monday of the month Debenhams cafe, third floor, will have a space for Ageing Better Middlesbrough members to get together. We hope this is a space for people to come together and spark new friendships.
Joanne and her team at Debenhams are looking forward to meeting members.
Please note that tea/coffee will not be provided for free by Ageing Better Middlesbrough.
Singing for the Brain – Thorntree
Day: Thursday - alternate weeks
Time: 2.00pm - 3.30pm
Location: Thorntree Hub, Birkhall Road, Middlesbrough, TS3 9JW
Using music and movement to provide opportunities to express and interact in a friendly, relaxed environment. A mixture of old and new songs, actions, simple part-singing and stimulating activities.
Beyond the Binary
Time: 13.30 - 15.30
Location: The Lodge, 408 Marton Road, Middlesbrough, TS4 2PB
Location: Marton Cricket Club, Stokesley Road, Marton, Middlesbrough, TS7 8JU
Have you recently moved to the area and want to meet new people? Have you lost a partner and feel lonely? Do you want to boost your social life? The club offers you an opportunity to meet friends and widen your social life. They are a club for single people aged 40+ but are not a dating agency. People can join as temporary members for £10 for three months.
Book Club – Waterstones
Day: Sunday - last in the month
Location: Waterstones, 17 Newport Crescent, Captain Cooks Square, TS1 5UA
Join the monthly book club at Waterstones Middlesbrough. There is no joining fee and it includes up to 20% discount on selected titles.
Book Club – Costa Coffee
Time: 10.30 - 12.00
Location: Costa Coffee, Cleveland Centre, Middlesbrough.
Enjoy discounts on refreshments, make new friends, swap stories and share thoughts on your favourite books.
Hemlington Library Reading Group
Day: Thursday - first in month
Time: 10.00 - 12.00
Location: Hemlington Library, Crosscliff, Hemlington, TS8 9JJ
The Stephenson Locomotive Society
Day: Tuesday - third in month
Time: 19.00 onwards
The group is a society that will give you in depth coverage of matters relating to locomotives and railway operation both old and new. Visitors are welcome. Annual subscription first year £10 subsequent years £25.
Singing for the Brain – Alzheimer’s Society. St Mary’s Church Hall
Day: Tuesday - fortnightly
Time: 14.00 - 15.30
Location: St Mary's Church Hall, Green Lane, Middlesbrough, TS5 7RX
Singing for the Brain is a stimulating group activity for people living with dementia, encouraging them to enjoy the songs of yesteryear with their carers to boost their general well-being and confidence.
You'll meet others with similar experiences in a relaxed setting. You can join in a variety of songs, as much or as little as you like. Come along and give it a try!
Contact Maddy (01642 286122) or Audrey (01642 442030)
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Ageing Better Middlesbrough doesn’t provide information about local services. To find information on other services in Middlesbrough, use the links to these useful websites: Middlesbrough Matters, Middlesbrough Council, Middlesbrough Community Learning, Love Middlesbrough and Active Middlesbrough