Celebrating NSW Seniors Festival in Leeton

SIT BACK, RELAX: The Roxy Theatre will screen A Beautiful Day in the Neighbourhood as part of Seniors Week.
SIT BACK, RELAX: The Roxy Theatre will screen A Beautiful Day in the Neighbourhood as part of Seniors Week.

This year the theme of NSW Seniors Festival is Love to Celebrate, and events in Leeton will be doing just that.

The festival officially runs from February 12 to 23 and provides opportunities for people over 60 to be active, healthy and engaged in their community.

From a Services Expo in Whitton, to yoga and meditation, events and activities in Leeton shire have been arranged and co-ordinated in conjunction with a range of organisations and services.

Thursday, February 13

Yoga and Meditation for Mobility and Memory

  • 9.30am
  • Western Riverina Community College, 3 Wade Ave, Leeton
  • Bookings 6953 3777

Maximum nutrition for vitality! Healthy vego cookery

  • 11.30am to 1.30pm
  • Western Riverina Community College, 3 Wade Ave, Leeton
  • Bookings 6953 3777

Bingo @ Leeton Soldiers Club

  • Noon
  • Bookings and inquiries 6953 3444

Monday, February 17

Tennis

  • 10.30am
  • Equipment provided, but welcome to bring a racquet
  • Leeton Indoor Stadium tennis courts

Bingo @ Leeton Soldiers Club

  • 11.30am
  • Bookings and inquiries 6953 3444

Tuesday, February 18

Whitton Services Expo

Presentations and organisations exhibiting services for the seniors community.

  • 9.30 to 11.30am
  • Whitton Community Hall

Tuesday Morning Casual Art

  • 9.30am
  • Gordon Hall, Wade Ave, Leeton
  • Bookings and inquiries: Vita Vitelli, 0427 532 262

Leeton Library Knitters Group

Bring along work in progress, learn a new skill, or join the knitters in making squares for donated blankets.

  • 10.30am to midday
  • Leeton library

Learn a New Smart Phone Skill

Learn about cyber safety, apps and digital photo storage.

  • 2.30pm to 4pm
  • Leeton library
  • Bookings required, 6953 0945

Wednesday, February 19

Seniors Week storytime

A pre-schoolers and seniors storytime session; seniors-friendly stories, songs and craft.

  • 10.30am to 11.30am
  • Leeton library

Seniors Week Brain Games

Join the regular Brain Games group for a fun session of puzzles and activities.

  • 2pm to 3pm
  • Leeton library

Thursday 20 February

The Talespinners

The Talespinners present "There's a Newcomer in Town" - a one-hour show featuring stories and sing-alongs.

  • 10.30am to 11.30am
  • Leeton library
  • Bookings 6953 0945

Bingo @ Leeton Soldiers Club

  • Noon
  • Bookings and inquiries 6953 3444

Seniors Week Lego

Join the weekly Lego session - lots of bricks to build whatever your imagination can dream up

  • 3.30pm to 5pm
  • Leeton library

Friday, February 21

Croquet @ the Stadium

  • 10:30am, $3
  • Leeton Indoor Stadium, Palm Avenue

Friday, February 21 - Sunday, February 23

A Beautiful Day in the Neighbourhood

Film screening

  • Friday - 11am and 7pm
  • Saturday - 10.30am
  • Sunday - 2pm
  • Tickets from the box office
  • Leeton Roxy Community Theatre

Pick up a copy of the program from Leeton Shire Council or the Leeton library.

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