Love to Celebrate
Seniors Festival
Love to Celebrate - Activities to suit everyone!

Welcome to the 2020 Seniors Festival

 

This year's festival theme is 'Love to Celebrate' and Council has organized a wide variety of activities, events and programs to help our seniors do just that.

Our event program is run in partnership with several local services and highlights include creative art classes, exercise sessions and food workshops. 

 

The 2020 NSW Seniors Festival runs from the 12-23 February 2020.

 

North Sydney Seniors Festival 2020 - Full Program (25MB)

 

Seniors Festival Launch & Seniors Forum

Wednesday, 12 February 2020
Find out about NSW Govt services for Seniors with Felicity Wilson

Public Art Trail @ Seniors Festival

Wednesday, 12 February 2020
Three Stops - join us for a short walk to see three iconic public art sites.

Painting Workshop for Seniors

Wednesday, 12 February 2020
Join local artist Sandy Shilansky for some colourful expressionism.

Men's Shed Open Day @ Seniors Festival

Thursday, 13 February 2020
See projects and current techniques, and enjoy a BBQ lunch. Welcome.

Grow your own microgreens @ Seniors Festival

Thursday, 13 February 2020
Come along and learn how to grow your own!

Safer Driving for Seniors

Friday, 14 February 2020
Free workshop to address concerns and get your questions answered.

Aqua Aerobics @ Seniors Festival

Saturday, 15 February 2020
Sample how and why pool aerobics can be so good for you.

Behind the Scenes @ Seniors Festival

Saturday, 15 February 2020
Meet the producers at the Northside Produce Market

In Conversation with Morris Gleitzman

Sunday, 16 February 2020
Join us for an afternoon of... laughs!

Morning Music @ Seniors Festival

Monday, 17 February 2020
Join pianist John Martin for classical favorites, ragtime and anecdotes...

CCNB Financial Wellness @ Seniors Festival

Monday, 17 February 2020
Workshop specialist advice for Seniors making financial decisions.

Knit and Natter @ Seniors Festival

Monday, 17 February 2020
Join us to yarn-on while knitting and crocheting.

Hatha Yoga @ Seniors Festival

Monday, 17 February 2020
Yoga, fruit and a cuppa at the Crows Nest Centre...

Guided Tour @ Seniors Festival

Tuesday, 18 February 2020
Of the Coal Loader site and platform, Waverton: history, sustainability, to today!

Garden Luncheon @ Seniors Festival

Tuesday, 18 February 2020
Join us for our annual Garden Party at Kirribilli Centre

Walk and Talk @ Seniors Festival

Tuesday, 18 February 2020
Free launch event with a view to more walks!

Virtual World Tour @ Seniors Festival

Tuesday, 18 February 2020
A sensory experience with vivid imagery!

Bollywood Music @ Seniors Festival

Wednesday, 19 February 2020
A celebration of Indian music

Ballroom Dancing for Seniors

Thursday, 20 February 2020
Enjoy the freedom of dance with Aust champion ballroom dancer Benny Rozen.

Film Screening @ Seniors Festival

Thursday, 20 February 2020
Make merry at the movie of STC's hilarious satire 'Wharf Revue'!

Feldenkrais @ Seniors Festival

Thursday, 20 February 2020
Come and try Feldenkrais at the Crows Nest Centre.

Sketch Crows Nest @ Seniors Festival

Thursday, 20 February 2020
Get creative and sketch your own image of Crows Nest.

Tai Chi Plus @ Seniors Festival

Friday, 21 February 2020
Join us for a Tai Chi class, fruit and a cuppa!

Buff Bones @ Seniors Festival

Friday, 21 February 2020
Pilates Class specifically for those with osteoporosis and osteopenia.

Treasures from the Archives @ Seniors Festival


Free tour of Council's archives with Stanton Library's Historical Team

Tech Help for Seniors @ Seniors Festival


Learn more about Smartphone features - BYO Smartphone!

Shall we dance? @ Seniors Festival

Friday, 21 February 2020
Performance of cultural dances and an opportunity to join in!

Meet the Makers @ Seniors Festival

Sunday, 23 February 2020
Artisan Market Tour at the Coal Loader

Tech Help for Seniors @ Seniors Festival (1)


Learn more about Tablet features - BYO Tablet

Tech Discovery Drop-in @ Seniors Festival

Tuesday, 18 February 2020
Discover new and interesting technology at Stanton Library