Idea Store - New Activities & Events April - May

New Activities & Events April - May

April

Prime Time
Come along to our weekly gatherings! We aim to bring you culture, news, books, activities, talks and outings. Golden Time sessions are a great way to unwind and relax with a cup of tea.
Fun for the over 50s
Thursdays, 10:00am – 12:00pm

27 April – Fun & Games

The Top 10 Health Habits for Optimal Health and Wellbeing
Join us for part two of the health workshops given by Dr Maria Zoutsou. Using scientific data we will discuss and demystify how certain habits, if followed, can contribute to vibrant health and wellbeing. These include Awareness (thoughts, emotions, behaviours), Food and Nutrition, Sleep, Social interaction, Movement, Light and Nature, Toxins and Detox, Dental Hygiene, Digital Hygiene and Electromagnetic Radiation and Medications.
Thursday 27 April 10:00am-12:00pm

Book Break: Short Stories [adults]
Tuesdays 2:00 - 3:30pm
Sit back and relax as we read stories and poems together and enjoy a shared reading experience. Talk about the issues and topics raised over a cup of tea and biscuits. For this April we shall be reading a variety of short stories and poems. If there’s anything you’d recommend for the session, feel free to make your suggestions.

Creative Writing for Teenagers [Ages 12+]
For the Teen Book Group this April we shall be focussing on making our own stories and creative writing, and looking at different methods and ideas for how to write. Each week we shall explore different genres, so make sure you come along to hone your story-telling skills.

27 April – Writing Dystopian Futures
Thursdays 4:00 – 5:00pm

 

May

Medicine for the Soul at Idea Store Chrisp Street
Did you know that regularly visiting a library or Idea Store can have a great positive impact on your happiness and wellbeing? Take part in this session to discover all the possible health benefits you can find at Idea Store Chrisp Street. Discover online resources such as PressDisplay and Zinio where you can download the latest health magazines. Also learn how to use Freegal, where you can download relaxing music for free.
Every Tuesday in May 5:00-7:00pm                                        

Prime Time
Come along to our weekly gatherings! We aim to bring you culture, news, books, activities, talks and outings. Golden Time sessions are a great way to unwind and relax with a cup of tea.
Fun for the over 50s
Thursdays, 10:00am – 12:00pm

4 May – Gransnet (IT Session)
11 May – Catch up on the latest news
18 May – Brain Teasers & Quiz
25 May – Fun & Games

Book Break: Short Stories [Adults]
Sit back and relax as we read stories and poems together and enjoy a shared reading experience. Talk about the issues and topics raised over a cup of tea and biscuits. For this April we shall be reading a variety of short stories and poems. If there’s anything you’d recommend for the session, feel free to make your suggestions.
Tuesday in May 2:00 - 3:30pm

Writing Fantasy for Teenagers [Ages 12+]
For the Teen Book Group this May we shall be focussing on making our own fantasy stories. Each week we shall explore different genres, from dragons to fairy tales, so make sure you come along to hone your story-telling skills.
Thursdays in May 4:00 – 5:00pm

4 May – Knights and Dragons
11 May – Science Fiction
18 May – Witchcraft and Wizardry
25 May – Beasts and Creatures