Activities for older people

The Council doesn't directly run leisure services in the town, but instead works with Stevenage Leisure Ltd to deliver them.

Stevenage Leisure manage the Leisure 50 programme. Apart from the numerous parks, open spaces and access to Leisure Centres the Leisure 50 offers opportunities to get involved in courses ranging from Theatre Skills to Calligraphy and fine to Pottery, from Swimming to keep fit at a variety of community centres within Stevenage.

  • Line dancing - Western style sequence dancing
  • Exercise & Relax - Ideal for the over 50's
  • Vitality 50+ - workout for the young at heart - they also run a club on the 2nd Friday of each month (2nd floor in the Ellen Terry conference room)
  • Pilates - 6 week course (contact us for start date)
  • Extra Care Circuit - Cardiac rehabilitation class
  • Extend - Gentle exercise for people with health/physical disabilities
  • Leisure 50 Circuit - Circuits designed for the young at heart
  • Yoga
  • Leisure 50 Walks

Contact details

Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre
Lytton way
Herts SG1 1LZ

Education: 01438 242 761
Box Office: 08700 131 030
Visual Arts Co-ordinator: 01438 242 644