Events Calendar

Welcome to our events page.

June 2019

Ageing Well Festival and Exhibition

Ageing Well Festival and Exhibition

Wednesday 19th June from 10am to 3pm

EVERYONE WELCOME Free information, advice and help on a wide range of topics including care, housing, money benefits, leisure and many more. Have a cup of tea or coffee and watch or even take part in various taster sessions of music, dance and exercise.

Saturday Stress Busting

Saturday Stress Busting

Saturday 29th June from 1pm to 4pm. Free

Enjoy a variety of relaxing and sociable activities to help improve feelings of wellbeing.

July 2019

Live Smart - Employability Course

Live Smart - Employability Course

Monday 1st July 2019 at 11am

Live Smart - Employability Course Pathway Live Smart provides a platform for individuals to build on and position themselves in a mentally positive frame of mind to succeed in a Job Search. Time is taken with each individual to build an individualized plan to develop patterns and control around a range of personalized subjects. We recognise that there are many barriers in modern day life that can prevent us from achieving the goals which we set ourselves and none more so than achieving our desired employment or career status. Within Live Smart we work to address some of these barriers with you and support in identifying personalized strategies to ensure that you are the very best version of yourself and feeling ready to engage in a meaningful and successful job search.

Caring & Money

Caring & Money

Tuesday 2nd July 2019 10.30am - 12.30pm (registration from 10am)

Are you confused about what benefits you are entitled to and how to access them? Concerned about paying for care? Or about financial planning for the future?

Stakeholders Forum

Stakeholders Forum

Tuesday 9th July 2019 from 10am - 12.00 midday

An opportunity to hear what is going on locally with the CMHT and associated services Open to Service Users, Carers and their families

Vintage-Style Book Wraps - Recovery College

Vintage-Style Book Wraps - Recovery College

4 Week Course starting Tuesday 16th July 2019 11am - 1pm

Weatherley Centre, Eagle Drive, Biggleswade

September 2019

Street Arts Festival

Street Arts Festival

Saturday 7th September 2019

SpectaculArts is hosting a Street Arts Festival in Bedford Park on 7th September to celebrate the wide cultural diversity in Bedford. The festival will take the form of a rolling interactive procession with planned stops for performances in Dance, Theatre Music and Art providing opportunities for audience participation. As you know, Bedford has a diverse cultural population and similarly to your organisation the Street Arts Festival will bring many communities together to share their passion for the Arts and showcase their skills and talents. It offers the opportunity for great audience participation at various points through the parade.

London to Brighton Cycle Ride in Support of Mind BLMK

London to Brighton Cycle Ride in Support of Mind BLMK

Sunday 15th September 2019

Mind BLMK are delighted to say that they have recently opened new London to Brighton cycling spaces on 15th September, to raise funds and awareness of Mind BLMK. In celebration of their recent 40th birthday, they will now be offering a limited number of spaces free of charge, with a low fundraising target of £150.00. This is an amazing opportunity to really give back to your local community, to raise funds in aid of your local mental health charity and support people across Bedfordshire, Luton, and Milton Keynes. To join the Mind BLMK cycling team and find out more information, please e-mail fundraising@mind-blmk.org.uk today. Biggest thanks in advance for your kind consideration, look so forward to hearing from you soon.