Barking and Dagenham are holding a week of events to celebrate Older People’s Day. Here are some of the events are taking place near you.
All events are free and 3 lucky winners will receive a 3-month free membership to use at Becontree Heath Leisure Centre or Abbey Leisure Centre. Find out more from the leaflet that you can download on the right hand side of this page.
Sunday 1 October 10am to 3pm
Celebrating Older People
Bring the Family to celebrate Older Peoples Day. Try some new activities and make new friends, join in and have fun! Also find out information from a range of local services.
Monday 2 October 10am to 3pm
Family Fun Day Celebrating Older Peoples Day
Bring the family to celebrate Older People’s Day. Try some different activities, make new friends, join in and have fun! Also find out information from a range of local services.
Tuesday 3 October 10am to 2pm
Barking and Dagenham Then and Now Bus Tour
A tour of the Borough, celebrating the old and looking forward to the new opportunities in Barking and Dagenham. The bus will take us to some of the well known sites across the borough with a chance to hear about some of the history and what we can look forward to in the future. A light lunch will be provided.
Please call 0208 227 5731 to book place.
Wednesday 4 October 4.30pm to 6pm
Whole Body Therapy - We Can Do It Club
Come and join us for exercise activities and make new friends.
1st Group class is Free. To find out more about Whole Body Therapy please visit Whole Bodt Therapy
Thursday 10.30am to 11.30am
Zumba Gold - Darts and Table Teniis
Join us at May & Baker Sports and Social Club to try a range of activities and have a free cup of Tea/Coffee.
2pm - Masterclass on the Barking Pageant
Join us at Valance House and Library followed by archive films of the Borough. Please call 020 8227 2034 to confirm booking.
For information for times, venues, contact details and information on more free activities download the leaflet on the left hand side of this page.