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Seniors Festival Celebration

City of Ryde Seniors Celebration occurs each year around the NSW Seniors Festival, with a month long program of events celebrating the valuable contribution seniors make to our community.

There are many events taking place in our community, and most are FREE. This is a great opportunity to learn about the services available in the local area, to try some new experiences and to meet others! 

Events hosted by City of Ryde

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Retire Ready - A free seminar | Thursday 1 March
A free seminar for anyone who is close to retirement and wanting to know how to prepare, or retired and wanting to understand their financial options. Bookings are essential, view more details

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Age Well, Plan Early - A free information session | Wednesday 14 March
This session will be presented by North Ryde Community Aid. There will be time for questions and attendees can meet with local service providers to find out more about the services they offer. Bookings are essential, register online

Senior-Couple-talking_MREC.jpg Understanding your Pension - Finance Seminar | Monday 26 March 
This seminar is presented by a specialist staff member from The Department of Human Services Centrelink. Bookings are essential, register online.

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Digital Discoveries - Tablet Class | Wednesday 4 April
Discover tips and tricks to get the most out of your device! Learn how to access e-books, audiobooks, e-magazines & comic books using your library card. Bookings essential, click here for more details

Senior-Female-Driver_MREC.jpg Senior Low Risk Driving Workshop | Thursday 5 April
A free senior low risk driving workshop presented by a Qualified Driving Instructor and Senior Assessor. Bookings are essential, view more details.

InFocus-Logo_MREC.jpg Infocus Talk - Walking the Camino and other spiritual Journeys | Friday 6 April
Join Noel Braun an 84 year old  young adventurer and hear about his journey from grief to joy. Bookings are essential, register online
  

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Musical Morning Tea - The Good Life Chorus | Monday 9 April
This Dementia friendly local choir presents a sing along  that will entertain with old favourites from the Sound of Music to the Beach Boys. Bookings are essential, register online

Guided Walk - Seniors Week Seniors Week Walk - Anderson Park to Meadowbank Park | Tuesday 10 April 
Guided walks are a great way to explore the local area. Guides will share information on heritage, plants, birds and bugs while walkers become familiar with yet another aspect of our wonderful city.  

Volunteer Volunteering Information Session | Wednesday 11 April
Come and hear what opportunities are available. Bookings are essential, register online.  
 

Other community events

Stryder Social Bus Outing to Lane Cove | Tuesday 10 April
Stryder (formerly Ryde Hunters Hill Community Transport) invites senior residents to participate in one of their door-to-door social outings. For more details please click here

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Tea Dance with North Ryde Community Aid | Thursday 12 April
Revisit your youth, celebrate your past or present at our ‘Trocadero’ dance hall. Whether you are fleet of foot, a free styler, or happy to simply chair dance. 
For more details please click here

Stryder Social Bus Outing to Yarra Bay | Tuesday 17 April
Stryder (formerly Ryde Hunters Hill Community Transport) invites senior residents to participate in one of their door-to-door social outings. For more details please click here

Last updated on 15 February 2018