Older People's Day 2014

October 1st is Older People's Day in the UK and coincides with the UN International Day of Older Persons.

In Llangunnor a week of activities and events have been planned around the 1st October. The aim of the week is to celebrate the achievements and contributions that older people make to our society and to challenge negative attitudes and outdated stereotypes

Joining in a Older People's Day event is a fantastic chance to meet new people and to try something new.

Programme of Event's

Monday 29th September

10.00 - 12.30 Information & Resources: A chance to find out what is available to people locally, various agencies and groups will be on hand with information.
Cost - FREE
13.30 - 15.30 Sewing Group Quilting Class: Come along and join in with the regular sewing group. Bring your own work.
Cost - £2
19.00 Riotous Carmarthen: Join Alun Lenny who will be giving a talk on the riotous past of Carmarthen.
Cost - £FREE

Tuesday 30th September

10.00 - 12.00 Coffee Morning: Come along and join in with Tregynwr Social Club for this free coffee morning with live entertainment by Ivor Wilson.
Cost - £FREE
18.00-21.00 Quiz Night: An event suitable for young and old and a chance for a mixing of the generations. £40 Morrisons voucher for the winning team.
Cost - £2.00 per person or 2 Time Credits per person.

Wednesday 1st October

10.00 Fun Bingo A fun bingo session and a warm welcome to all.
Cost -
14.00 Age Cymru Arts and Crafts: A regular session held at Yr Aelwyd this week they will be joined by Shelbyart. The session is open to other crafters who may like to come along.
Cost - £1 or 2 Time Credits.
18.00 Film Night Showing "Saving Mr Banks"
Cost £0.50 or 2 Time Credits (tea and biscuits included)

Thursday 2nd October

14.00 Age Cymru LIFT Class Regular 50+ fun exercise class, welcome to all.

Friday 3rd October

15.00 Performance of "Grand Slam" A bilingual show sure to entertain.
Cost - £6 a ticket (includes refreshments) Contact Lis Duffy 07972826296 for tickets or further information.


All activities will take place at - Yr Aelwyd, Tregynwr, Carmarthen SA31 2ED (Map)


Wherever possible costs have been kept to an absolute minimum and special thanks need to given to all those who have supported the week of events. Please see individual items for details of costs.

Wonder what a "Time Credit" is find out a little more here


If you would like any further information regarding the activities planned please contact:

Lis Duffy 07972826296

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