A week of events and celebration 1-7 October 2016
Age Friendly Island is delighted to coordinate the Celebrating Age Festival with numerous generous partners committed to celebrating older island residents and bringing our communities together.
There will be a number of events taking place across the Island at the beginning of October.
Event: Men in sheds open afternoon
Venue: Age UK IW, Newport.
Description: A chance to visit the ‘Shed’ in Newport and get a taster of what Men in Sheds has to offer.
Event: Don’t Judge a Book by its Cover
Venue: Ventnor Library
Time: Opening hours
Description: Exhibition – “Don’t Judge a Book by its Cover”
Event: Information Café
Venue: Whitmore Court, School Lane, Freshwater PO40 9AL
Time: 11am – 2pm
Description: The following will be there to talk to: Action on Hearing Loss, West Wight Sports Centre, Alzheimer’s Society, Men In Sheds, Learning Links, Time Bank, Independent Arts (tbc), Cancer Support, Good Neighbour Scheme and representatives from Southern Housing Group.