50+ Forum meetings and events
All forthcoming 50+ Forum meeting dates and events are listed on this page.
To join your local 50+ Forum please fill in the online form on our join us page.
Alfreton and Ripley
Virtual forum, please see Alfreton and Ripley 50+ forum for details.
Film project - the Empire Cinema Group continues to show two films a month on Friday night and Saturday morning at the Empire Social Club during most of the year. Tel: 01335 345269 for more details.
Ashbourne 50+ Forum open meetings are held between 10am and 12.30pm at Elim Church, The Waterside Centre, Waterside Road on:
- 7 July 2017
- 10 November 2017 - AGM.
Belper 50+ Forum open meetings are held at Belper Congregational Church, Church Walk on:
- 9 June 2017 between 10am and 1pm
- 8 September 2017 - AGM
- 8 December 2017 between 10am and 1pm.
Bolsover and District - The Older Peoples Forum open meetings at various venues:
- 23 June 2017 between 10am and 3pm − Shirebrook Leisure Centre - AGM
- 1 or 8 September 2017 - Pinxton
- 1 or 8 December 2017 between 10am and 3pm.
Chesterfield 50+ Forum open meetings are held between 10.15am and 12.15pm at Chesterfield Town Hall on:
- 13 July 2017
- 14 September 2017
- 9 November 2017.
Chesterfield 50+ Forum has developed a toe-nail cutting scheme for anyone in the community who has difficulty in cutting their own nails for reasons of age or health. The service is available on Tuesdays and Fridays between 1 and 2pm at Physiotherapy Clinic, 98 Saltergate (old NUM building) and costs £6.50 per session. No appointment necessary.
Clay Cross and Surrounding Communities 50+ Forum open meetings are held between 1.30 and 4pm at Clay Cross Social Centre on:
- 27 September 2017
- 29 November 2017.
Virtual forum, please see Dronfield 50+ Forum for details.
GALOP (Glossop Action for Local Older People) meetings are held between 2pm and 4pm at Bradbury Community House, Glossop:
- 5 September 2017
- 5 December 2017 between 10am and 2pm − AGM
Heanor 50+ Forum open meetings 2017 are held at Heanor Welfare Centre on:
- 19 June 2017 between 1.30pm and 4pm
- 25 September 2017 between 1.30pm and 4pm
- 27 November 2017 between 1.30pm and 4pm - AGM.
Ilkeston 50+ forum runs regular events such as coffee mornings, computer courses and day trips. For more information please contact Rita Leverton, tel: 01159 328409 or Judy Barratt on tel: 07985 793361.
Open forum meetings are held from 10am at Gladstone Lodge on:
- 3 August 2017 between 10am and 12.30pm
- 7 December 2017 between 10am and 2pm.
Long Eaton 50+ forum open meetings are held between 9.45am and 12pm at Council Chamber, Long Eaton Town Hall:
- 12 June 2017 - AGM
- 11 September 2017
- 11 December 2017.
On Monday mornings, Roy Smith runs a drop-in session in the library at Long Eaton. Come along and join this popular activity! It starts at 9am.
We also run computer and tablet help sessions on Monday afternoons at Community House, Derby Road, Long Eaton from 1pm to 3pm. These are very informal and they're free. There will be three or four forum members to help with your queries and you can try our new Task Cards. These help you through the very first simple tasks you might want to do on your iPad or Android tablet.
The forum also puts on three coach trips a year to a variety of locations.
For more information contact Ian Neill, tel: 0115 972 6057 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Matlock 50+ Forum open meetings are held between 2pm and 4pm at Imperial Rooms on:
- 19 June 2017
- 18 September 2017
- 4 December 2017.
Staveley Seniors Forum open meetings are on the last Thursday of every month between 10.30am and 12pm at Staveley Neighbourhood Community Centre. Doors open at 10am for light refreshments.
A toenail care service is held weekly on a Tuesday from 1.30pm at Rectory Road Surgery. Places must be booked. There's a small charge of £5 per visit. Please see the poster attached to this page for more details.
Swadlincote 50+ Forum open meetings are held between 10.30am and 1pm on:
- 21 November 2017.
Emmanuel Church Hall
The following documents are in Portable Document Format (PDF). You can download software to view PDF documents for free from the Adobe website (opens in a new window)
- 50 plus forums 2017 Open Forum meeting dates (81KB)
- Chesterfield Foot Care Service poster (83KB)
- Staveley Foot Care Service poster (64KB)
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