Silver Sunday – 1st October

People having tea with information stalls in the background
Update (October 2017): A Flickr album of photos and a video from our Silver Sunday Tea at Woodhouse College is now available.

This is a great date for your diary

Venue: Woodhouse College, Woodhouse Road, Finchley, London, N12 9EY
Date: Sunday 1st October 2017
Time: 12.30 – 4.00pm

Silver Sunday is a Free Afternoon Tea Party for Fun and a Informal Drop In Event
Information – Activities – Entertainment

For more information or to book a place call Sue on 0203 778 0151 and leave a message (Sue we will call you back) or email bsabarnet@outlook.com.
Or you can reserve a place via the Contact us General Enquiry form [update: the General Enquiry form has now been removed, this post is retained for historical interest only].

The Dancing Years – 17th September

Venue: Wyllyotts Centre, Wyllyotts Place, Darkes Lane, Potters Bar EN6 2HN.
Date: Sunday 17th September 2017
Time: 2pm
Parking: Free on a Sunday
Getting Their:5 Mins walk from Train Station. 84 Bus stops near

Join the BSA Committee for an enjoyable cabaret style event with the option of Afternoon Tea during the interval.
Historian Trevor Marriott takes us on a nostalgic audio-visual trip of dance crazes from the Roaring 1920’s to the disco dances of the 1970’s. Trevor has a vast knowledge and is known for his witty presentation style.
BSA has reserved 20 tickets on a first come first served basis. Our group will be seated together or near to each other.

Concessions £11.00 plus £6.50 for Afternoon Tea served at your table at 4.00pm. Payment in advance, non-refundable unless we can sell your seat again.

BOOKING ESSENTIAL
For more information or to book a place call Sue on 0203 778 0151 and leave a message (Sue we will call you back) or email bsabarnet@outlook.com.
Or you can reserve a place via the Contact us General Enquiry form [update: the General Enquiry form has now been removed, this post is retained for historical interest only].

Spring Assembly – 31 May 2017

Barnet Seniors Assembly Spring Assembly 2017

Free public event on the theme “Ageing well in Barnet”

  • Wednesday 31st May 2017
  • 10.30am – 2.15pm. Registration opens 10am
  • Woodhouse College, Woodhouse Road, Finchley, London, N12 9EY

Buses 134 & 221 stop right outside Woodhouse College. No 43 stops nearby in Friern Barnet. It’s a 5 minute walk from Tally Ho Corner bus station.

  • Talks
  • Movement to music
  • Stalls to browse
  • Networking opportunities
  • Complementary buffet lunch

All Senior Residents are welcome.

RSVP by Telephone: 020 3778 0151 or email: bsabarnet@outlook.com by 17th May 2017

Silver Sunday – 2 October 2016

Silver Sunday - celebrating older peopleSilver Sunday is an annual day of fun and free activities for older people across the UK. It celebrates the value and knowledge they contribute to our communities while combating loneliness and isolation.

On Sunday 2nd October 2016 Barnet Seniors’ Assembly will be hosting an Afternoon Tea Party Drop In Event at Hendon Town Hall, The Burroughs NW4 4AX, from 12.30pm until 4.00pm. A complimentary afternoon tea will be available, as well as entertainment, activities and information stalls. The London Borough of Barnet is once again making the Town Hall available.

people looking at a presentation of art worksSilver Sunday 2016 will precede a week of events and activities taking place throughout the borough for all senior residents. Further details of Silver Sunday week events are in Barnet Seniors Insider 8 PDF (September / October 2016) (PDF 1000kB, 8 sides of A4), and at https://www.barnet.gov.uk/citizen-home/adult-social-care/silver-sunday.html.

Barnet Seniors’ Assembly – 13 April 2016

Free Public Event

  • Wednesday 13th April 2016
  • 10am (Registration) – 2.30pm – Buffet Lunch provided
  • Woodhouse College, Woodhouse Road, Finchley, N12 9EY (Buses 134 & 221 stop outside or 5 minute walk from Tally Ho Corner bus station)

Speakers on :

  • Scams – For-warned is for-armed
  • Patient Matters – Barnet Clinical Commissioning Group
  • Altogether Better – Barnet Ageing Well Programme

Plus INFORMATION STALLS – ENTERTAINMENT AND ACTIVITES FOR THE MAINLY OVER 55s

Please book on Email: bsabarnet@outlook.com or phone 0203 778 0151

Silver Sunday Afternoon Tea – 4 October 2015

**** Update 21 October: a video made by Barnet TV is now available on YouTube at www.youtube.com/watch?v=yMZUChcwGNg featuring interviews with people at the event. ****

**** Update 11 October: photos of this event are now available at https://picasaweb.google.com/108013208605354669958/SilverSunday4thOctober15?feat=directlink. ****


Barnet Seniors’ Assembly and Barnet Council invite senior residents, family and friends to a fantastic FREE event on Silver Sunday 4th October 2015. The programme, still being developed, promises to include great entertainment, opportunities to find out how to get the most out of living in Barnet and a chance to get a taste of some of the activities available in the borough.

Come along to Hendon Town Hall, The Burroughs, NW4 4AX from 12.30 – 4.30. This is a drop in event. A delicious afternoon tea will be provided free. To help with catering it would be useful to know if you are coming just email bsabarnet@outlook.com or call 0203 778 0151.

Silver Sunday is a national celebration of older people’s achievements. It is an annual day of fun and free activities for older people across the UK led by The Sir Simon Milton Foundation. The aim is to celebrate the value and knowledge older people contribute to our communities, while combating loneliness and isolation.

There are also other activities in Barnet primarily aimed at people aged 55+ throughout the week starting Monday 28 September 2015.