Event archive

Telephone book group

10:30am–11:30am, 4th May 2021

Our popular audio book group will be meeting by telephone on Tuesday 4th May at 10.30am. This time we will be discussing two titles: Tom Hickman’s account of the Bevin Boys, ‘Called up, Sent Down’ and the intriguingly titled ‘Instead of a Book’ by Diana Athill.¬†We can supply copies on audio CD, or you are […]

Exercise Group via ZOOM

12:30pm–13:30pm, 6th May 2021

Our popular Exercise group, led by our friends at Xercise Haxby, continues to run via Zoom every Thursday at 12.30pm. This is a great keep fit opportunity in a supportive group, with all exercises clearly described by the tutors. The class includes some work with weights, but no specialist kit is required – two 400g […]

Telephone Discussion group

10:30am–11:30am, 12th May 2021

Our telephone Discussion group will be meeting on Wednesday 12th May at 10.30am for some ‘conversation with content’. History, current affairs, local news – you choose the topic. Please note, this group is currently full but please let us know if you would like to join and we’ll put you on the waiting list. Bring […]

Technology group

11:00am–12:30pm, 13th May 2021

This group meets to discuss all things tech in a relaxed, friendly and supportive environment. Currently meeting via Zoom, they are always happy to welcome new members, from the novice to the expert. Please let us know if you would like to join them and we will put you in touch.

Support with MySight group 2

14:15pm–15:15pm, 20th May 2021

Our monthly support groups for anyone with sight loss are now meeting virtually. These are an informal opportunity to share knowledge and tips for managing everyday life as well as meeting friends old and new. We have three groups currently running on different days of the week. Please get in touch if you would like […]

Esme’s Friends

10:30am–12:00pm, 26th May 2021

Our support group for anyone who experiences visual hallucinations as a result of sight loss (also known as Charles Bonnet Syndrome). This group is currently running by telephone on the last Wednesday morning of every month. Please let us know if you are interested or would like to find out more. A warm welcome guaranteed!

Telephone Discussion group

10:30am–11:30am, 26th May 2021

Our telephone Discussion group will be meeting on Wednesday 26th May at 10.30am for some ‘conversation with content’. History, current affairs, local news – you choose the topic. This month we welcome Clive Dawson to speak on the fascinating history of York’s cemeteries. Please note, this group is currently full but please let us know […]

Support with MySight group 3

10:30am–11:30am, 27th May 2021

Our monthly support groups for anyone with sight loss are now meeting virtually. These are an informal opportunity to share knowledge and tips for managing everyday life as well as meeting friends old and new. We have three groups currently running on different days of the week. Please get in touch if you would like […]

Great Telephone Quiz!

15:00pm–16:15pm, 28th May 2021

Our popular monthly virtual quiz is back! Come and pit your wits against Quizmaster Jo’s latest set of fiendish (but fun) questions. No prizes, just an enjoyable way to end the week with friends. All you have to do is let us know you’d like to come along.