• Whist every Thursday afternoon!

  • Enjoy Weekly Pilates & Keep Fit Classes

  • Monthly Hailey Centre Cinema screenings.

  • Craft & Art Classes every week.

  • Join us for a delicious lunch Monday, Wednesday & Friday

The Meeting Place for the over Fifty Fives in Sawbridgeworth.

Art, Craft, Bingo, Whist, Outings, Keep Fit, Holidays, Lunches, Refreshment, Shopping Trips, Cinema, Quizzes and much more... You're welcome to come and join us!
We are open 9.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday and 10am - 12Noon Saturday.

Lunch Club
Every Monday - 12.30pm / Cost: £5.00 / Booking Essential

Enjoy a delicious home cooked nutritional two course meal, made on the premises from scratch by our cook Fiona and her team. Our volunteers will look after you and you will soon feel that you are out for lunch with a great group of friends. Subsidised transport can be provided if necessary.

Silver & Active Keep Fit
Every Monday 2.00-3.00 / Cost: £4.00 per session / Booking Essential

Exercise can energize your mood, relieve stress, help you manage symptoms of illness and pain, and improve your overall sense of well-being. In fact, exercise is the key to staying strong, energetic, and healthy as you get older. Join our in-house fitness instructor who will guide you through an hour of gentle exercise to help you maintain and improve your fitness levels

Chair Based Fitness Fun Hour
Every Tuesday 10.15-11.15. / Cost: £2.00 / Booking Essential

Come along and join us for an hour of chair based fitness and fun. Make new friends, enjoys some laughs whilst improving your all round fitness and mobility levels.
Exercises designed to suit all abilities.

Pilates
Every Tuesday 11.30-12.30 and 12.30-1.30 /Cost: £4.00 per session / Booking Essential

Pilates aims to strengthen the body in an even way, with particular emphasis on core strength to improve general fitness and wellbeing. Regular Pilates practice can help improve posture, muscle tone, balance and joint mobility, as well as relieve stress and tension

Hoy Bingo
Tuesday 2nd May / 2.00-4.00 pm / Cost £5.00 to include light refreshments

Come along and join us for an afternoon of fun Hoy Bingo. Not only can you win cash and prizes but you can meet up with old friends and make new ones too, whilst enjoying the entertainment and refreshments on offer.
Don’t be shy, come along and give us a try. “Top of the shop”

The Hailey Fun Quiz
Tuesday 9th May 2017 / 2.15-4.15pm / Cost £4.00 to include light refreshments. Booking Essential

Come along and show off your retention for trivia at our ever popular monthly quiz. You are guaranteed at the very least to have a great deal of fun whilst being entertained by our quizmaster double act Eddie & Peter. If that is not enough to tempt you, then I am sure that our home made cream scones and the chance to win cash prizes will !

Eye in the Sky
The Hailey Cinema present Eye in the Sky Tuesday 23rd May 2017 at 2pm. Cost £4.00 to include Choc Ice and Refreshments. Booking essential.

Eye in the Sky – Col. Katherine Powell, a military officer in command of an operation to capture terrorists in Kenya, sees her mission escalate when a girl enters the kill zone triggering an international dispute over the implications of modern warfare.

Lunch Club
Every Wednesday - 12.30pm / Cost: £5.00 / Booking Essential

Enjoy a delicious home cooked nutritional two course meal, made on the premises from scratch by our cook Fiona and her team. Our volunteers will look after you and you will soon feel that you are out for lunch with a great group of friends. Subsidised transport can be provided if necessary.

Art Club
Every Wednesday / 2.30-4.30pm / Cost: £4.00

Are you are a established hobby artist or just looking to explore how to get started in drawing or painting ? Then come along and meet our experienced guide Betty who will navigate you through the first steps or help you master new techniques that will increase your overall enjoyment of this pastime.
We have a very friendly bunch attending the club who will offer a very warm welcome to any new joiners.

Chair Based Fitness Fun Hour
Every Thursday 10.15-11.15. / Cost: £2.00 / Booking Essential

Come along and join us for an hour of chair based fitness and fun. Make new friends, enjoys some laughs whilst improving your all round fitness and mobility levels.
Exercises designed to suit all abilities.

Liz's Cafe
Every Thursday - 11.30 - 1.00pm / Cost: £3.50

Join us at Liz’s Cafe where we will be serving Homemade Soup and bread roll or a hot savoury “Special of the Day” both with a hot drink for only £3.50.

Whist Club
Every Thursday / 1.45-4.00pm /

Come along to our friendly Club where new members are made very welcome, even if they have never played before. Our existing members will be only too happy to help you to get started until you pick up the basics of the game. As we have around 20 players attending each Whist Drive, you can either come along on your own or, if you prefer, bring some friends with you.

Lunch Club
Every Friday - 12.30pm / Cost: £5.00 / Booking Essential

Enjoy a delicious home cooked nutritional two course meal, made on the premises from scratch by our cook Fiona and her team. Our volunteers will look after you and you will soon feel that you are out for lunch with a great group of friends. Subsidised transport can be provided if necessary..

Bingo
Every Friday / 2.30-4.00pm / Cash Prizes

What a better way to finish the week than to come along to our friendly Friday afternoon Bingo session. Not only can you win cash and raffle prizes but you can meet up with old friends and make new ones too, whilst enjoying the entertainment and refreshments on offer.
Don’t be shy, come along and give us a try. “Top of the shop”

Our Famous Bacon Rolls
Join us on the first Saturday of every month for our now famous Bacon Rolls. No need to book, just drop in between 9am and 12 Noon.

Receive a warm welcome from our famous Queen of bacon rolls, Pat, along with our team of merry volunteers who are waiting to say hello and provide you with delicious locally sourced bacon rolls and hot drinks. Come along and meet new and old friends at the warm and comfortable Hailey Centre.

Tesco and Sainsbury's Shopping Bus
Tesco & The Range Shopping Bus : Departs 11.00am Wednesday 3rd May 2017. Cost £3.50 Sainsbury Shopping Bus : Departs 10.00am Monday 15th May 2017. Cost £3.50 Please book in office. Limited places available.

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The Latest News

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May
At the end of April we will have finished our Spring Session of six meetings which began in February. Time certainly flies when you are having fun. Speaking of which, 29 members and their guests had a fantastic day at the Big Cat Sanctuary (BCS) at Ashford in Kent on ...

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May
Dear Reader   I hope you all had a lovely Easter break.   There are a couple of dates for your diary for May, Monday 1st and Monday 29th May are bank holidays and the Centre will be closed.  The Centre will also be closed on Thursday 4th May as we are used as ...

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May
Hello Folks, Any time now the baby birds should start to arrive in the gardens with mum or dad, to be shown the best places to fill up and please don’t forget, don’t feed whole peanuts as they can choke young birds.  So, try peanut pieces or small bird food. I have ...