28 Oct

Football for Health

Hi, Please find details of Football for Health sessions. Weather permitting the outdoor pitches at the Parks are used. In poor weather there are indoor facilities. People can attend on the day and enrol or contact Ali Donkin, North Tyneside Recovery College Worker, beforehand if they would like to be accompanied at their first session…

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26 Oct

North Tyneside Art Studio (NTAS) What’s On in November

Hi, Please find our What’s On for November! (Please note that this is a draft – I’m on leave next week, but will send an update the week after if there’s any changes.) Note: the Art Journalling session on a Tuesday, whilst officially a ‘drop in’ session, has been so popular that we’re not able…

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25 Oct

North Shields memory café – 14 November 2019

Thursday 14 November, 10am to 3pm at North Shields Library Do you have any memories or stories about what life was like on the North Shields Fish Quay up to 1980? The North Shields Heritology Project would love for you to share them and any old photographs you may have at their memory cafe over…

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24 Oct

November engAGE Hobby Club – Gift Wrapping!

Good afternoon, Have you ever wanted to wrap like a professional? (not music haha) engAGE Hobby Club is holding a Gift Wrapping Workshop in time for your Christmas gifts.  Using brown paper which is fully recyclable our tutor will take you through wrapping three gifts – two boxes and a bottle!  We will also show…

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01 Aug

Connect Social Café – 7 August 2019

Next week will be the fourth Social Cafe, Connect, that we run in collaboration with VODA and Linskill Centre.  It’s a safe, informal place for people to meet people who might struggle to do so.  We have conversation starters, board games, jigsaws, all sorts to get people chatting in a non-pressured way. The next Connect…

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07 Jul

North Tyneside Mental Health Carers Forum – 10 July 2019

The Mental Health Carers forum will take place Wednesday 10th July, 6pm at North Tyneside Carers Centre, 3rd Floor, YMCA, North Shields.  Anyone who supports someone with mental health difficulties is welcome to come along.  Just get in touch if you have any questions. Thanks, Beth Beth Williams User Development Worker Launchpad, North Tyneside bethlaunchpadnt@gmail.com…

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31 May

New Little Free Library at Meadow Well Connected


The second of VODA’s SAINT project’s Little Free Libraries is now in place outside Meadow Well Connected, in the Meadow Well Estate North Shields. The library has been lovingly constructed by volunteers from VODA’s SAINT project and from Meadow Well Connected. The volunteers have also learnt a range of carpentry and construction skills in the…

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