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Older & Retired People Activities

Older & Retired People Activities

Our work with Older and Retired people

The Music Pool can provide a range of activities for older and retired people, in a variety of settings - clubs, residential homes, day centres, village halls, church groups etc.
Widely acknowledged to enhance people's well-being and independence, while combating social exclusion, the activities on offer from our team of highly skilled and experienced artists include...

- Singing

- Drama and improvisation, including reminiscence work

- Circus skills

- Creative writing, including reminiscence work

- Storytelling, including reminiscence work

- Latin-American Samba band drumming

- African drumming

- Gentle movement & expressive dance

- Harmonica playing

- Caribbean steel band.

Please contact us for more details


A weekly (term time) singing group for retired people and those aged 60+, led by Jon Watson, the leader of the Fire Choir, in partnership with The Courtyard.

Due to popular demand, there are 2 sessions per week on Mondays at The Courtyard.  First session runs from 12:00noon to 1:30pm with the second session running from 2:00 to 3:30pm.

Click here for more information on THE GARRICK SINGERS.

THE GARRICK SINGERS bookings are taken through The Courtyard Box Office - 01432 340555
                 ** Spaces are limited so we highly recommend booking in advance **


Children & Young People

Early Years

Miscellaneous projects

Older & Retired People


Special Needs & Disabilities

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