Dementia Friendly screening - Doors open 11am, film starts 11.15. Carers go free. Feb 22nd: Calamity Jane (1953) - Doris Day and Howard Keel The story of Calamity Jane, her saloon, and her romance with Wild Bill Hickok. 101 minutes. The screenings are made dementia-friendly through the use of brighter lighting, quieter sound and an interval. They seek to offer a safe space where those who live with dementia and their carers can engage with the community in a calm and happy environment. The Wetherspoons next door is also allowing drinks to be pre-ordered for the interval. " people can bring a blanket or a favourite cushion, a thermos flask, sandwiches and whatever is going to make them feel comfortable" Tickets are available here: https://www.wegottickets.com/event/386334 Hitchin Film are running a full season of dementia friendly screenings - please check further listings for other dates and times.
Open Mic Nights at The Caledon Community Centre, London Colney, St Albans. Last Wednesday of every month, FREE entry and bar open.
The Coral Shoot Out, one of snooker’s most exciting tournaments, will run from February 23 to 26 at the Watford Colosseum. Since it was first staged in 2011, the Shoot Out has gained vast popularity among fans and TV audiences.
A Jelly is an event where people bring their laptops and come to work in a central venue. It’s taken place in over a hundred cities where people have come together (in a person’s home, a coffee shop, or an office) to work for the day. At the King Harry Pub, St Albans.
Organised by Hertfordshire Age UK , Men in Sheds is a friendly place where men over 50 can learn new hobbies, pass on skills they’ve acquired and have the opportunity to socialize.
Hertfordshire Health Walks are free, led, local, health-focused walks happening across the county helping everyone get outdoors, get more active and reap the benefits.
Meeting point Cinema Entrance, Campus West, Welwyn Garden City. Weekly at 10am on Thursdays.
Getting Together hosts weekly neighbourhood-based clubs in Watford and Three Rivers for Older People.
Toddler Mornings at Mill Green Museum, Hatfield - once a month on Thursday mornings
Signed, Sealed, Delivered! Discover East Hert's Postal Heritage