Find groups and events

We run local groups and activities across North Essex to help you connect with others. Are you aged 60 or over and living in North Essex? Take part in activities such as dancing, arts & crafts, light sports or knitting and start living happier and healthier.

Here you will find lots of activities run by us and others run by local community projects.

Find groups and events

We run local groups and activities across North Essex to help you connect with others. Are you aged 60 or over and living in North Essex? Take part in activities such as dancing, arts & crafts, light sports or knitting and start living happier and healthier.

Here you will find lots of activities run by us and others run by local community projects.

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Dementia Friendly Activity Group – Colchester

Age Well East Hub 63 North Hill, Colchester, Essex

For people living with the early stages of Dementia. (carers and partners welcome)  Age Well East's group is run in the Veranda on North Hill, Colchester.

£2
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Fun & Friendship Café – Clacton

CVS Tendring, Imperial House 20-22 Rosemary Road, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex

CVST’s Friendship cafes are weekly groups for anyone who feels isolated and wants to make new friends. There are fun activities and outings are planned throughout the year. It’s a great place to meet others for a cuppa and a chat!

£2
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Tuesday Club – Colchester

Kingsland Church 86 London Road, Colchester, Essex

We offer a range of activities each week - art, craft, pool competitions, quizzes, music session, sewing, puzzles, darts competitions. Providing social clubs, activities, advocacy and support to people with Learning Disabilities in North East Essex.

£6
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Board Games – Colchester

Age Well East Hub 63 North Hill, Colchester, Essex

Enjoy a range of Board Games from 10am – 12 midday every Tuesday. The board games are available any time but there is a club that meets each Tuesday too. All proceeds go to Age Well East which enables us to keep helping people within the local community.

£2
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Knit & Natter – Colchester

Age Well East Hub 63 North Hill, Colchester, Essex

We welcome you to be a part of the Age Well East family, filled with laughter, new friendships and copious amounts of tea or coffee. Whether you are a knitting expert or just want to make new friends and enjoy a good chat over a cuppa, we meet every Tuesday and Friday to knit blankets […]

£2
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Monthly Coffee Morning – Colchester

Quaker Meeting House 6 Church Street, Colchester, Essex

Essex Sight are running a coffee morning. If you, or a member of your family is visually impaired, or if you are a carer for someone with sight loss, then come along for a chat and enjoy coffee and biscuits. Essex Sight staff and volunteers will be on hand to offer information and support. This […]

£2
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Coffee Morning – Colchester

Age Well East Hub 63 North Hill, Colchester, Essex

Those that attend love sharing coffee, laughter and stories. Coffee and biscuits £1.50. We look forward to seeing you! All proceeds go to Age Well East which enables us to keep helping people within the local community. Held at our centre on North Hill, Colchester.

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Community Garden/Men’s Shed – Clacton

Car Park - Kennedy Way Clacton, Esse

CVS Tendring’s Community Garden is the result of collaboration between North East Essex Clinical Commissioning Group (NEECCG), site owners NHS Property Services (NHSPS) and CVST. Everyone is welcomeCome along and find out about the community Garden and how you can get involved. FREE

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Friendship Café – Jaywick

Jaywick Community Resource Centre Brooklands Gardens, Jaywick, Essex

CVST’s Friendship cafes are weekly groups for anyone who feels isolated and wants to make new friends. There are fun activities at every session and outings are planned throughout the year. It’s a great place to meet others for a cuppa and a chat!

£1
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Love to Move – Clacton

Clacton Leisure Centre Vista Road, Clacton, Essex

Sports for Confidence Love to Move sessions are aimed at older adults and people living with dementia.

£3
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Lunch Club – Clacton

Clacton Lunch Club 99 Carnarvon Road, Clacton- on- sea, Essex

If you are wanting to attend you will need to give a 24hr notice.

£0.50