What’s on

We have set up some fantastic new virtual group activities and are adding more very soon. These are all delivered via MS Teams Guide to Download MS Teams and are available to anyone living or working in County Durham who wants to join in. Why not join in and you might make some new friends, learn new skills, have a laugh or just keep yourself busy during lockdown.

Virtual Groups can Include:

  • Box Fitness
  • Singing for Health
  • Craft and Chat
  • Mindset Matters: How we think affects how we feel
  • Eat Wise
  • Seated Exercise

If there’s anything else of interest please let us know by using the contact us button above

Click on the Virtual Events tab below to see the calendar, click on the title of the activity to see more information and booking details

Virtual Events

Event Event Venue Event Team Further information Time Date
February 2023

Eatwise with Catherine (Virtual)

Healthy eating isn’t just about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients…It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and...

MS Teams

Well Being For Life

Please contact Catherine Nicholson for further information on 07842 307879

17:30pm- 18:30pm

Wednesday 01 February

Events in East Durham

Event Event Venue Event Team Further information Time Date
February 2023

Artworks

Are you interested in having fun and learning or improving your art skills?  Why not come along to our friendly group, all abilities welcome. ...

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, County Durham SR8 3EX

 

Healthworks Reception – 0191 372 8710

12.30pm-4pm

Wednesday 01 February

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients….It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, County Durham SR8 3EX

Samantha Lindsay

Healthworks Reception – 0191 372 8710

1pm-3pm

Thursday 02 February

Cooking on a Budget

Affordable, tasty & nutritious meals for you & your family. Explore ingredients & tastes, learn how to balance & create, whilst being affordable. It...

Horden Youth Centre

Allison Murray - 077470640204

Horden Youth & Community Centre, Eden St, Horden, Peterlee SR8 4LH

 0191 586 3088

10am - 12pm

Thursday 02 February

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients….It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

Seaham Youth & Community Centre, Strangford Road. Seaham. SR7 8QE

 

Samantha Lindsay

Call Healthworks 0191 372 8710 for information

10am-11.30am

Friday 03 February

Stroke Support Group

A friendly group offering people who have experienced a stroke a chance to meet and share experiences.  Meets fortnightly.

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, County Durham SR8 3EX

Healthworks Reception

0191 372 8710

1:30pm - 3:30pm

Monday 06 February

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients….It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

Blackhall Community Centre, Hesleden Rd, Blackhall Colliery, Hartlepool TS27 4LG

Julie Hughes

Blackhall Community Centre, 0191 586 7396

1:30pm-3pm

Monday 06 February

MS Support Group

A friendly group offering people with MS a chance to meet and share experiences.  Meets fortnightly.

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, County Durham SR8 3EX

Healthworks Reception

0191 372 8710

10:30am-12:30pm

Tuesday 07 February

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients….It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

Seaham Youth & Community Centre, Strangford Road. Seaham. SR7 8QE

 

Samantha Lindsay

Call Healthworks 0191 372 8710 for information

10am-12pm

Tuesday 07 February

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients….It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

Greenhills Centre, Wheatley Hill Community Centre, Stephen’s Terrace, Wheatley Hill, Durham DH6 3JS

Rachel Mian 0770 6359395

Greenhills Centre, Wheatley Hill Community Centre, Stephen’s Terrace, Wheatley Hill, Durham DH6 3JS

 01429 820214

1pm - 3pm

Tuesday 07 February

Artworks

Are you interested in having fun and learning or improving your art skills?  Why not come along to our friendly group, all abilities welcome. ...

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, County Durham SR8 3EX

Healthworks Reception – 0191 372 8710

 

12.30pm-4pm

Wednesday 08 February

Diabetes Support Group

A friendly group offering people with diabetes a chance to meet and share experiences.  Meets Thursday on a monthly basis.

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, County Durham SR8 3EX

Healthworks Reception 0191 372 8710

1:30pm-3pm

Thursday 09 February

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients….It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, County Durham SR8 3EX

Samantha Lindsay

Healthworks Reception – 0191 372 8710

1pm-3pm

Thursday 09 February

Cooking on a Budget

Affordable, tasty & nutritious meals for you & your family. Explore ingredients & tastes, learn how to balance & create, whilst being affordable. It...

Horden Youth Centre

Allison Murray 07747 640204

Horden Youth & Community Centre, Eden St, Horden, Peterlee SR8 4LH

 0191 586 3088

10am - 12pm

Thursday 09 February

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients….It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

East Durham Trust, Community House, Yoden Rd, Peterlee SR8 5DP

 

Corinne Coull

Call East Durham Trust on 0191 569 3511 for information

9.30am-11am

Friday 10 February

Friendship Group

Are you looking to make new friends, talk to other people in a relaxed atmosphere or just get out of the house for some...

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, Peterlee, County Durham, SR8 3EX

1:30pm-3pm

Monday 13 February

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients….It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

Seaham Youth & Community Centre, Strangford Road. Seaham. SR7 8QE

 

Samantha Lindsay

Call Healthworks 0191 372 8710 for information

10am-12pm

Tuesday 14 February

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients….It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

Greenhills Centre, Wheatley Hill Community Centre, Stephen’s Terrace, Wheatley Hill, Durham DH6 3JS

Rachel Mian 0770 635 9395

Greenhills Centre, Wheatley Hill Community Centre, Stephen’s Terrace, Wheatley Hill, Durham DH6 3JS

 01429 820214

1pm - 3pm

Tuesday 14 February

Artworks

Are you interested in having fun and learning or improving your art skills?  Why not come along to our friendly group, all abilities welcome. ...

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, County Durham SR8 3EX

Healthworks Reception – 0191 372 8710

 

12.30pm-4pm

Wednesday 15 February

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients….It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, County Durham SR8 3EX

Samantha Lindsay

Healthworks Reception – 0191 372 8710

1pm-3pm

Thursday 16 February

Cooking on a Budget

Affordable, tasty & nutritious meals for you & your family. Explore ingredients & tastes, learn how to balance & create, whilst being affordable. It...

Horden Youth Centre

Allison Murray 07747 640204

Horden Youth & Community Centre, Eden St, Horden, Peterlee SR8 4LH

 0191 586 3088

10am - 12pm

Thursday 16 February

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients….It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

East Durham Trust, Community House, Yoden Rd, Peterlee SR8 5DP

 

Corinne Coull

Call East Durham Trust on 0191 569 3711 for information

9.30am-11am

Friday 17 February

MS Support Group

A friendly group offering people with MS a chance to meet and share experiences.  Meets fortnightly.    

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, County Durham SR8 3EX

Healthworks Reception – 0191 372 8710

 

10:30am-12:30pm

Tuesday 21 February

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients….It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

Seaham Youth & Community Centre, Strangford Road. Seaham. SR7 8QE

 

Samantha Lindsay

Call Healthworks 0191 372 8710 for information

10am-12pm

Tuesday 21 February

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients….It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

East Durham Trust, Community House, Yoden Rd, Peterlee SR8 5DP

Corinne Coull

Call East Durham Trust on 0191 569 3711 for information

09:30am-11am

Friday 24 February

Friendship Group

Are you looking to make new friends, talk to other people in a relaxed atmosphere or just get out of the house for some...

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, Peterlee, County Durham, SR8 3EX

1:30pm-3pm

Monday 27 February

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients….It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

Seaham Youth & Community Centre, Strangford Road. Seaham. SR7 8QE

 

Samantha Lindsay

Call Healthworks 0191 372 8710 for information

10am-12pm

Tuesday 28 February

March 2023

Artworks

Are you interested in having fun and learning or improving your art skills?  Why not come along to our friendly group, all abilities welcome. ...

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, County Durham SR8 3EX

Healthworks Reception – 0191 372 8710

 

12.30pm-4pm

Wednesday 01 March

MS Support Group

A friendly group offering people with MS a chance to meet and share experiences.  Meets fortnightly.    

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, County Durham SR8 3EX

Healthworks Reception – 0191 372 8710

 

10:30am-12:30pm

Tuesday 07 March

Artworks

Are you interested in having fun and learning or improving your art skills?  Why not come along to our friendly group, all abilities welcome. ...

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, County Durham SR8 3EX

Healthworks Reception – 0191 372 8710

 

12.30pm-4pm

Wednesday 08 March

Artworks

Are you interested in having fun and learning or improving your art skills?  Why not come along to our friendly group, all abilities welcome. ...

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, County Durham SR8 3EX

Healthworks Reception – 0191 372 8710

12.30pm-4pm

Wednesday 15 March

Artworks

Are you interested in having fun and learning or improving your art skills?  Why not come along to our friendly group, all abilities welcome. ...

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, County Durham SR8 3EX

Healthworks Reception – 0191 372 8710

 

12.30pm-4pm

Wednesday 22 March

Artworks

Are you interested in having fun and learning or improving your art skills?  Why not come along to our friendly group, all abilities welcome. ...

Healthworks, Paradise Lane, Easington Colliery, County Durham SR8 3EX

Further Info – Healthworks Reception – 0191 372 8710

 

12.30pm-4pm

Wednesday 29 March

Events in South West Durham

Event Event Venue Event Team Further information Time Date
February 2023

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients…It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

Dean Bank Institute, St Cuthbert’s Terrace, Ferryhill County Durham. DL17 8PP

Well Being For Life

Tina Irving: 07826 869085

10:00am - 12:00pm

Wednesday 01 February

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients…It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

Foundations Building, 51 – 55 Church Street, Shildon, County Durham. DL4 1DX

Well Being for Life

Julie Heslop, tel; 07513717381

10:00am - 12:00pm

Wednesday 01 February

Dance a Size (Open group)

Dance a Size is a low/medium impact dance/aerobics class to music… suitable for all abilities (even seated). The group starts on Wednesday 11th January...

Deanbank & Ferryhill Institute, St Cuthberts Terrace, Ferryhill, DL17 8PP

Well Being For Life

Jules Howe 07809 342192

09:30am - 10:30am

Wednesday 01 February

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients…It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

Dean Bank & Ferryhill Literacy Institute, St Cuthbert’s Terrace, Ferryhill. County Durham. DL17 8PP

Well Being For Life

Please contact Tina Irving, tel; 07826 869085

15:00pm - 17:00pm

Wednesday 01 February

Eatwise with Lauren

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients…It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

Henknowle Community Centre, Cumbria Place, Bishop Auckland. Co. Durham. DL14 6TJ

Well Being For Life

Lauren Copping -07525 815173

13;00pm - 14;00pm

Thursday 02 February

Dance a Size (Open group)

Dance a Size is a low/medium impact dance/aerobics class to music… suitable for all abilities (even seated). The group starts on Thursday 12th January 09:30am...

Coundon & Leeholme Community Centre, Welfare Road, Coundon,  County Durham. DL14 8HN

Well Being For Life.

Jules Howe 07809 342192

09:30am - 10:30am

Thursday 02 February

Eatwise

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients…It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

The Community Centre, 11 Selby Close, St. Helen Auckland, Bishop Auckland. Co. Durham. DL14 9ED

Well Being For Life

Catherine Nicholson 07842 307879

10:00am - 12:00pm

Friday 10 February

Eatwise at St Paul’s Church, Spennymoor.

Healthy eating isn’t about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients…It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and share...

St Paul’s Church, Whitworth Terrace, Spennymoor. County Durham. DL16 7SG

Well Being For Life

For further information please contact Catherine Nicholson tel 07842 307879

10:00am - 12:00pm

Tuesday 14 February

Events in North Durham

Event Event Venue Event Team Further information Time Date
February 2023

Eatwise & Exercise – Wednesdays – Stanley

Healthy eating isn’t just about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients…It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. These sessions will also be paired...

The Venue, Community Centre, Wear Rd, Stanley, County Durham DH9 6AH

Sam Myers - 0790 110 3803

This group runs on Wednesdays from 18th January for 8 weeks to the 15th March 2023. (No session on Feb 22nd)

18:00 to 20:00

Wednesday 01 February

Cooking on a Budget – Wednesdays – Middleton-in-Teesdale

Would you like to learn some new budget-friendly recipes to enjoy at home? Come and join us for tips and support on meal planning, shopping...

UTASS
9-11 Chapel Row
Middleton-in-Teesdale
Co. Durham
DL12 0SN

To book a FREE place contact UTASS ON 01833 641010 or email [email protected]

This group runs for 4 weeks on Wednesdays from 25th Jan to 15th February.

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Wednesday 01 February

Eatwise Group – Mondays – Stanley

Healthy eating isn’t just about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients…It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and...

The Venue, Community Centre, Wear Road, Stanley, Co Durham, DH9 6AH

Tammy Parke - 07917 133 650

Group runs weekly on Mondays from  07/11/2022 until 19/12/2022, and then  09/01/2023 until 27/02/2023. (No sessions 26th Dec & 2nd Jan)

10:00am until 11:30am

Monday 06 February

Eatwise & Exercise – Mondays – Staindrop

Healthy eating isn’t just about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients…It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. These sessions will also be paired...

Scarth Memorial Hall
5 South Green
Staindrop
County Durham
DL2 3LD

Nicole Martin - 0782 723 1131

This group runs on Mondays from 23rd January for 8 weeks to the 20th March 2023. (No session on Feb 20th).

13:00 - 15:00

Monday 06 February

Eatwise Group – Mondays – Consett

Healthy eating isn’t just about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients…It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and...

St Patrick’s Hall
Victoria Road
Consett
DH8 5AX

Wendy Scofield-Marlowe - 0783 348 2316
Tracy Hammell - 0734 271 0887

Group runs for 8 sessions weekly on Mondays from 23/01/2023 until 13/03/2022.

10:00 until 11:30

Monday 06 February

Eatwise Group – Mondays – Stanhope

Healthy eating isn’t just about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients…It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and...

Stanhope Community Association
11 Front Street
Stanhope
DL13 2NQ

Ellie Dhiman - 07827 982 462

This group runs on Mondays from 23/01/2023 until 20/03/2023. (No session on 20/02/2023).

09:45 - 11:45

Monday 06 February

Eatwise Group – Tuesdays – Barnard Castle

Healthy eating isn’t just about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients…It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices.  Join like-minded people to socialise and...

Girl Guide HQ
Birch Road
Barnard Castle
DL12 8JR

Nicole Martin - 0782 723 1131

This group runs on Tuesdays from 24th January for 8 weeks to the 14th March 2023.

13.00 until 15.00

Tuesday 07 February

Eatwise Group – Wednesdays – South Stanley

Healthy eating isn’t just about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients…It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. Join like-minded people to socialise and...

St. Stephen’s Centre
Holly Hill Gardens East
South Stanley
DH9 6PG

Julie Stobbart - 0771 732 0074

Group runs for 8 sessions weekly on Wednesdays from 18/01/2023 until 08/03/2022

09:30 - 11:30

Wednesday 08 February

Eatwise and Exercise – Wednesdays – Frosterley

Healthy eating isn’t just about calorie counting, elimination diets or expensive ingredients…It’s real ingredients and wiser food choices. These sessions will also be paired...

Frosterley Village Hall
27 Front Street
Frosterley
DL13 2QW

Ellie Dhiman - 07827 982 462

This group runs for 8 weeks on Wednesdays from 1st February to the 29th March 2023.

09:30 - 11:30

Wednesday 08 February

Chair Based Exercise – Thursdays – Langley Park

Chair-based exercise is the class for you if you have poor balance or mobility issues. An instructor will safely take you through chair based...

The Miner’s Institute,
Church St,
Langley Park,
Durham
DH7 9TZ

Abbie Murray 0750 097 4919
Supported by Courtney Turnbull and Sam Myers

This group runs for 6 weeks on Thursdays from 23/02/2023 to 30/03/2023.

13:30 to 14:30

Thursday 23 February