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.

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Arts and Crafts

Dressmaking for beginners and improvers

Day: Thursday - first and third in month

Time: 13.00 - 16.00

Address: Memorial Hall, Meldyke Place, Stainton, TS8 9AU

Cost £6. All aspects of dressmaking including machine care. Improve your skills or learn the basics. Contact Linda Fewtrell on 01642 597572 or Ruth Matthews on 01642 292200

Arts and Crafts

Crafty Capers Marton

Day: Monday

Time: 13.30 - 15.30

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

Held on a Monday except Bank Holidays. Open to all crafters and knitters.

Cost £1 per session includes, tea/coffee and biscuit. All profits are given to members nominated charity each 3 months. Wool and needles are available.

Arts and Crafts

Craft Club

Day: Tuesday

Time: 10am

Address: The Salvation Army, Southfield Road, TS1 3BZ

£1 for tea/coffee, crafts and good company. Tea/coffee served from 9.30am. Class starts at 10am.


Young at Hart

Day: Thursday - third in month

Time: 14.00 - 16.00

Address: St Mary's Centre, 82-90 Corporation Road, Middlesbrough, TS1 2RW

This monthly LGB&/T social group hosted by Hart Gables is for people 40 and over. They provide a safe space for people to express themselves and make friends with peers.
Go along for a coffee/tea and a chat in a friendly environment.


Silver Linings Dementia Cafe

Day: Monday - last in month

Time: 14.00 - 15.30

Address: Hemlington Library and Community Hub, Crosscliffe, Hemlington, TS8 9JJ


Let’s Connect

Day: Monday

Time: 14.00 - 15.00

Address: The Salvation Army, Southfield Road, Middlesbrough, TS1 3BZ

Everyone is welcome to join for a wide range of topics, activities, discussions, quizzes, sharing faith and much more. Tea and coffee is served from 13.45


Weekly Stainton Drop In

Day: Tuesday

Time: 14.00 - 16.00

Address: St Peter and St Paul's Church, Hemlington Road, Stainton, TS8 9AJ

Go along and chat with friends, make some new ones and enjoy some delicious home baking.


Community Day Lunch at mima

Day: Thursday

Time: 13.00 - 14.00

Address: Mima (Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art), Centre Square, Middlesbrough, TS1 2AZ

The free weekly lunch offers an opportunity to meet new people and share ideas over a healthy meal. Available on a first come, first-served basis. Donations accepted.


Weekly Brookfield Drop In

Day: Thursday

Time: 14.00 - 16.00

Address: St Margaret's Church Hall, The Oval, Brookfield, TS5 8EZ

Go along and chat with friends, make some new ones and sample their refreshments.

Health And Wellbeing

Chair Exercise and Reminiscence Activities

Day: Wednesday

Time: 10.00 - 11.00

Address: Grove Hill Community Hub, Bishopton Road, Grove Hill, TS4 2RP

Chair exercise is a fun seated workout for people living with Dementia, including a vast rang of gentle exercises without leaving your chair. Join in and have fun with friends whilst reminiscing about past times.

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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