What's On

Discover the wide range of activities, events, groups and opportunities that your community has to offer.

 

Click here to view the latest taster sessions run by our team. Taster sessions are one off activities to give you a chance to try something new or revisit an old hobby. They are very relaxed and a great way to meet people in a welcoming environment.

If you go to or run an activity, event or group that you would like to be listed here, click the button and fill in the form and submit your activity details.

Health And Wellbeing

Mindfulness & Meditation

Day:  Tuesday

Time: 18.00 - 19.00

Address: Acklam Library, Acklam Road, Middlesbrough, TS5 7AB

Cost: Donations welcome.

Call in and unwind after a busy day and learn ways to de-stress your mind. No need to book, but if it is your first class please call or text to check any changes.

Community Craft Sessions

Day: Friday

Time: 12.00 - 13.30

Address: Easterside Community Hub, Broughton Avenue, Middlesbrough, TS4 2RP

Support

Pulmonary Fibrosis Support Group

Day: Thursday last in month

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

Address: North Ormesby Working Men’s Club, 66 Westbourne Grove, Middlesbrough TS3 6EF

Arts and Crafts

Learn to Crochet

Day: Wednesday – first and third in month

Time: 13.00 - 15.00

Address: TS3 Community Church, Salvation Army Hall, Admirals Avenue, TS3 8ET

Cost £5 per session, with all materials and tea and coffee provided. Petrina will take you through the basics of crochet, building each week until you have all the skills you need to make all sorts of items. You will learn how to read a pattern and a chart so that you can take your skills and make new things.

Computers And Games

Jigsaws and Games

Day: Monday

Time: 9.30 - 12.15

Address: TS3 Community Church, Admirals Avenue, Middlesbrough, TS3 8EL

A morning of jigsaws, games and fun with a friendly bunch before lunch. The session is free, but donations are welcomed for tea and coffee.

Excercise & Sport

Heart and Soul

19.00 - 20.00 teaching sequence dancing and modern ballroom, 20.00 - 22.00 social time and dancing.

Day: Friday

Time: 19.00 - 22.00

Address: Langdon Square, Coulby Newham, Middlesbrough, TS8 0TF

Singles and couples are welcome to join this fun and welcoming group. Any new starters are welcome to join the group for a free taster session, which you need to book in by text, call or email: 07740 265956, hartandsouldancing@gmail.com

Computers And Games

Games Afternoon

Day: Wednesday

Time: 14.00 - 16.00

Address: Linthorpe Road Methodist Church and Resource Centre, 54 Borough Road, Middlesbrough, TS1 2HJ

Games afternoon Wednesday from 9th January 14.00 - 16.00

Cost: £2 to include refreshments

Eating Out

Lunch Club

Day: Wednesday

Time: 12.00 - 14.00

Address: Linthorpe Road Methodist Church and Resource Centre, 54 Borough Road, Middlesbrough, TS1 2HJ

Lunch Club starts on the 9th January and will run every Wednesday 12.00 - 14.00

Two course lunch Cost: £3

Excercise & Sport

Walking Rugby

No running, no tackling

Day: Thursday

Time: from 6pm

Address: Acklam Rugby Club, Talbot Park, Saltersgill Avenue, Middlesbrough, TS4 3PR

Rugby without the running, tackling and the mud. Great fun that is suitable for all abilities with very simple rules. The focus is on a fun and friendly experience. No specialist kit required. Trainers or walking shoes and a warm top. Wear layers because you will warm up quickly once you get going. 

Excercise & Sport

Harmonize Tai Chi and Qigong

Day: Monday

Time: 1.30

Address: Marton Community Centre, Cypress Road, Marton, Middlesbrough, TS7 8PZ

Weekly classes from 10th September. A gentle exercise which strengthens muscles through slow controlled movement. It calms the mind and body through a sequence of mindful movements attuned to the breath. The session combines simple, accessible forms of Tai Chi with Qigong. These complementary exercises have long been practised in China and Southern Asia for health. The benefits are becoming more recognised in the West as it is recognised that people of all ages and levels of fitness can participate. Most people comment on how they feel relaxed yet energised after a session.
Please contact harmonizetaichiandqigong@gmail.com for further details

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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