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.


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.


Cultural Conversations

Day: Thursday (term time only)

Time: 11.30 - 13.00

Address: Mima, Centre Square, Middlesbrough, TS1 2AZ

These sessions are for people whose first language is not English. They are an opportunity to improve speaking, listening, reading and writing skills using the Middlesbrough Collection and our exhibitions for inspiration.


Marton Good Companions

Day: Every other Wednesday

Time: 13.00 - 15.00

Address: Marton Community Centre, Cypress Road, Marton-in-Cleveland, TS7 8PZ

The group is ran by MHA Middlesbrough Live at Home Scheme. The group meet for quizzes, games, speakers and activities. Cost £2.50


Coffee Morning

Day: Saturday - first in month

Time: 10.00 - midday

Address: Marton Community Centre, Cypress Road, Marton-in-Cleveland, TS7 8PZ


Senior’s Friendship Group

Day: Tuesday

Time: 10.00 to midday

Address: Alderwood Retirement Flats, The Lounge, Coulby Newham

Join the group for refreshments and activities which varies each week. Once a month they have a short service with refreshments.


Music for the Mind

Day: Wednesday - second in month

Time: 14.00 - 15.30

Address: St Mary's Cathedral, Community Hall, Dalby Way, Coulby Newham, TS8 0TW

Music for the Mind is for people living with Dementia and their carers.

Health And Wellbeing

Meditation and Mindfulness

Day: Monday

Time: 19.30 - 21.00

Address: Acklam Green Centre, Stainsby Road, Middlesbrough, TS5 4JS

£5 per class or four classes for £15.

Eating Out

Lunch Club – Live at Home

Day: Every other Wednesday

Time: 12.30pm

Address: Marton Methodist Church, Guild Room, The Grove, Marton, TS7 8AB

Contact Middlesbrough Live at Home Scheme to find out more. Cost £5.

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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