Older Fitzrovia newsletter, April and May 2017

British Museum Outreach will be bringing a mystery collection of objects to Fitzrovia Court on Wednesday, 26 April, 2-3pm. Come and explore different times and cultures through the things people made and used! Free. 

 
Hokusai: beyond the Great Wave is the upcoming exhibition at the British Museum – we have free Community Preview tickets for Sunday 21 May at 12.30pm. Please let me know if you would like to go to this by phoning 020 7580 4576.
 
Tea and Cakes on a Sunday will next be on Sunday, 21 May 3-5 pm, at Honey & Co, 25a Warren St W1T 5LZ – Itamar and the staff look forward to welcoming you back for their lovely tea and cakes! Free.
 
Singing sessions will continue at Fitzrovia Court on Mondays 11-12 after Easter (from 24 April) for another six weeks! Sponsored by Open Age. Come have fun and meet new people! £1
 
Knit, Natter and all crafts between Mondays 2-3pm at Fitzrovia Court is a chance to share and learn craft skills plus have a jolly good chat! £1
 
Massage Alan Wysman, a local resident who is a trained acupuncturist and masseur, has offered massages free of charge. We’re keeping the same day, Wednesday, 2-4 at Fitzrovia Court. If you’re interested, please get in touch with me on 020 7580 4576 to book an appointment. Free
 
Reminiscence for Older Adults (50+): Fridays 10.30-12.30 at Fitzrovia Court will run for another 6 weeks after Easter. These sessions explore not only personal stories but local history in general. Sponsored by Open Age. Free.
 
Margaret Street Lunch Club  over 60 is closed for April, opens again May 5, 19 at the WORD tearoom at the London Jesus Centre, 83 Margaret St, W1W 8LH. 12pm Lunch and Desert with Tea/Coffee for £4.50 – served at 12.30. Info: Doris Kahnes 020 7637 0600
Fitzrovia Centre on Foley Street has a fitness programme for people over 55. Term-time only.
Mondays: Zumba dance (mixed age): 9.15-10am (£2),
                   Fitzrovia Village (dance and social): 12– 3pm (Free)
Tuesdays: Zumba Gold for older adults: 11-12am (Free),
                   Tai chi/Chi Kung (mixed age): 2-3pm (£2)
Thursdays: Legs, bums and tums fitness (mixed age): 9.15-10am (£2)
 
Best wishes for Easter!
Barb

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