Events

Book Group

10:30am–12:00pm, 3rd December 2019

Our friendly group is for anyone who enjoys reading. The group listens to an audio book at home, then meets to discuss it once a month. Romance, thrillers, comedy, history or travel – we’ve got it all covered.

Activity Planning Group

10:30am–11:30am, 4th December 2019

People with sight loss and staff come together to plan one-off activity workshops and trips. Please contact Caroline (01904 731124) if you would like to be involved.

Exercise Group

10:30am–12:00pm, 5th December 2019

A great keep fit opportunity, followed by a cup of tea and a catch up. Weekly on Thursday 10:00 – 12:00  

Mobile technology support group

12:00pm–14:00pm, 5th December 2019

Drop in to our friendly group to share ideas and tips, problem-solve and discuss all things mobile tech-related. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced user you will be very welcome.

Boccia

10:00am–11:30am, 6th December 2019

Boccia is a fun and exciting precision ball sport, similar to bowls or petanque.  The aim of the game is to throw leather balls – coloured red & blue – as close as possible to the white target ball (jack). Followed by refreshments and a chance for a catch-up.

Tai chi

13:30pm–14:15pm, 9th December 2019

Our popular course with tutor David Levey. Advance booking is required for these sessions. Please note that this is the last session of the current series; January dates are still to be confirmed.

Knit & Natter

10:30am–12:00pm, 10th December 2019

A great group for anyone who has given up knitting because of failing eyesight. This group is fully supported by volunteers and we are currently producing cushions, hats, scarves, blankets and crochet handbags for our hospital stall. 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month 10:30 – 12:00

Christmas Social

12:00pm–14:00pm, 11th December 2019

Join us for light refreshments and Christmas festivities with staff and friends from 12-2pm at our Merchantgate premises. Please let us know if you intend to come.

Exercise Group

10:30am–12:00pm, 12th December 2019

A great keep fit opportunity, followed by a cup of tea and a catch up. Weekly on Thursday 10:00 – 12:00  

Games

10:30am–12:00pm, 18th December 2019

Whether it be chess, dominoes or Monopoly, we can support you to play all your favourites at the games group. Meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month, 10:30 – 12:00.