Age Exchange’s groups and classes are currently on hold due to COVID-19 restrictions and guidelines

The safety of our supporters and volunteers are our priority and we look forward to welcoming you to our classes & groups when it is safe to do so.

Did you know that you can order one of our new reminiscence arts activity boxes? Find out more here

Here are some examples of the classes and groups that we normally run.

Download our monthly timetable (also available from our Information Desk)

Please scroll down and click to read more about each event or class

Centre activities

A variety of classes and groups held at the Bakehouse Theatre or the Studio

Weekly activities and support for carers and people living with long-term conditions like dementia, led by Reminiscence Arts Practitioners

All of the Caring Together groups must be booked in advance.
If you would like to know more or make a referral please contact Aga, Naomi or Lydia on 0208 318 9105 or email hello@age-exchange.org.uk
Read more about our groups and how to join one.

Events organised by Friends of Age Exchange

Raising funds for Age Exchange and our community library


Pilates, 9.45-11am, Bakehouse Theatre
Chair Pilates, 11am-12pm, Bakehouse Theatre
The Wellbeings, 11am-3pm, Lingham Court, 10 Lingham Street, Stockwell, London SW9 9HF
Inspired Caring, 12.30-2.30pm, Bakehouse Theatre
Kids Yoga Well Living, 4.30-5.30pm, Studio


Chair Yoga Well Living, 11am-12pm, Bakehouse Theatre/Studio
Age Exchange Day Care, 11am-3pm, Bakehouse Theatre
Café Create
, 12.30-2.30pm, West Norwood Library and Picturehouse, 1-7 Norwood High Street, London SE27 9JU
Rhyme Time with Nisha, 2-2.45pm, Studio (This has moved from Mondays)

Penny and Heidi’s Reader Group, 3.15-4.45pm, Studio


Art Class with Jackie, 10am-1pm, Studio
Living in Harmony, 10.30-11.30am, Bakehouse Theatre (on a break until May)
Belly Dancing, 11.45-12.45pm, Bakehouse Theatre
Cinnamon care homes drop in (last Wednesday each month), 12-2pm, Cafe, Age Exchange
Artful Caring, 2-4pm, Bakehouse Theatre
ABADA Capoeira 4 Kids, 4.30-6pm, Bakehouse Theatre (summer break over August)
Pre-Natal Yoga with Julie, 6.15-7.15pm, Bakehouse Theatre
Pre-Natal Yoga with Julie, 7.30-8.30pm, Bakehouse Theatre


Café Connect (every other week), 10.30am-12.30pm, Bakehouse Theatre (starts on March 12)
Kaleidoscope Café (2nd and 4th week)
, 11am-12pm, Bakehouse Theatre
The Living Well Group, 11am-3pm, Cheviot Gardens, 36 Cheviot Road, London SE27 0DD (starts 13 February)

Dancing for Pleasure and Health, 11am-12pm, Studio
Creative Caring, 1-3pm, Bakehouse Theatre
A Stitch in Time, 2-4pm, Studio
Dynamic flow with Blackheath Yoga, 6.30-7.30pm, Bakehouse Theatre
Restorative flow with Blackheath Yoga, 7.30-8.30pm, Bakehouse Theatre


Friday Rhymes with Swarna, 9.45-10.30am, Studio (break over February, back in March)
ArtyFacts, 10am-12pm, Bakehouse Theatre (please see the timetable to confirm dates)
Chair Yoga with Blackheath Yoga, 11am-12pm, Studio
Chair Yoga with Blackheath Yoga, 12-1pm, Studio
Babies Ballet, 1-3pm, Bakehouse Theatre
Free lunchtime concert from Trinity Laban, 12-1pm, Bakehouse Theatre (last Friday except  July, August and December)


Councillors Surgeries, 10am-11am, Studio
Book Sale, 10am-4pm, Bakehouse Bookshop (second Saturday other than August and December)
Pop-up Makers Market, 1-4pm, Bakehouse Theatre

That Embroidery Girl, 10.30am-5pm, Studio (please see timetable to confirm dates)


Sundays at Sunfields (first Sunday each month), 1-4pm, Sunfields Methodist Church, 95 Old Dover Road, Blackheath, London SE3 8SJ

Special one-off and limited events

Bump and Baby Club, 12.30-3pm and 7.30-9.30pm, Bakehouse/Studio (please see timetable to confirm dates)
Vinyl Bites, 12-4pm, Studio (please see timetable to confirm dates)
Computer classes for retired people, starting in October
The Music Castle, starting in January includes free trial lesson, 9am-12pm, Bakehouse Theatre
Age Exchange’s Charity Gala
, Tuesday 1 September, The Trafalgar Tavern, Park Row, Greenwich, London SE10 9NW