Being socially active is critical to your wellbeing and having the best possible life as you age.

ECH offers a great range of social events, activities and experiences so you can meet likeminded people, learn new skills or share your hobbies and interests.

Discover below the complete overview of our events and experiences or search for the event of your preference.

Choose a ‘Region’ and ‘Type’ of Event that interests you to see what is available, or select ‘All’ to see all the Events coming up over the next few weeks.

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Felt Flower Making

When: Wednesday 5 October 2022 at 9:30am
Where: ECH Day Program Happy Valley, 16-24 Hay Street, Happy Valley
Cost: From $12 or $5 (with Government subsidy)
Do you want to try something new or put your skills to the test? Join us at ECH Happy Valley…

Weekly Art Classes

When: Wednesday 5 October 2022 at 9:30am - 12:30pm,
Wednesday 12 October 2022 at 9:30am - 12:30pm,
Wednesday 19 October 2022 at 9:30am - 12:30pm,
Wednesday 26 October 2022 at 9:30am - 12:30pm,
Wednesday 2 November 2022 at 9:30am - 12:30pm,
Wednesday 9 November 2022 at 9:30am - 12:30pm,
Wednesday 16 November 2022 at 9:30am - 12:30pm,
Wednesday 23 November 2022 at 9:30am - 12:30pm
Where: Cumberland Park Community Centre, 390 Goodwood Road, Cumberland Park
Cost: Gold coin donation. (You will need to bring your own materials)
Join us every Wednesday for art classes with Koruna, our ECH Complementary Therapy Coordinator! This is a great opportunity to…

Cumberland Park Community

When: Wednesday 5 October 2022 at 10:00am - 1:00pm,
Wednesday 12 October 2022 at 10:00am - 1:00pm,
Wednesday 19 October 2022 at 10:00am - 1:00pm,
Wednesday 26 October 2022 at 10:00am - 1:00pm,
Wednesday 2 November 2022 at 10:00am - 1:00pm
Where: The Cumberland Park Community Centre, 390 Goodwood Road, Cumberland Park
Cost: Free
Do you love to be a part of a community and try new activities? Join us each Wednesday at the…

Henley Beach Mystery Tour Bus Trip

When: Thursday 6 October 2022 at 9:00am - 4:00pm
Where: ECH Day Program Henley Beach, 11 Laidlaw Street, Henley Beach 5022
Cost: Subsidised price of $35
Jump on board the ECH bus and take part in a fun social activity this month. If you enjoy surprises…

Neighbourhood Gardening Club

When: Thursday 6 October 2022 at 9:30am - 11:00am,
Thursday 20 October 2022 at 9:30am - 11:30am,
Thursday 3 November 2022 at 9:30am - 11:00am,
Thursday 17 November 2022 at 9:30am - 11:00am,
Thursday 1 December 2022 at 9:30am - 11:00am
Where: The Pear Café, 49 Sussex Street, Alberton 5014
Cost: Free
Do you love to garden and meet new people? If so then please join us at the Pear Café to…

Carer Support Group

When: Friday 7 October 2022 at 1:30pm - 2:30pm,
Friday 4 November 2022 at 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Where: ECH Morphett Vale Wellness, 26 Pimpala Road, Morphett Vale
Cost: Free
Our ECH Carer Support Group provides a welcoming environment to meet others and share experiences. Meeting on the first…

Board Games in the Bistro

When: Monday 10 October 2022 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm,
Monday 17 October 2022 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Where: Alberton Hotel, 124 Port Road, Alberton 5014
Cost: Free
Join us on Monday afternoons to play some board games, chess and cards! You can even come for just a…

Encore Community Garden

When: Tuesday 11 October 2022 at 10:30am - 11:30am,
Tuesday 18 October 2022 at 10:30am - 11:30am
Where: ECH Encore Apartments, 85 Smart Road, Modbury
Cost: Free
Are you a lover of gardening or want to develop your gardening knowledge and skills? Join us at ECH Encore…

Board Games, Puzzles & Coffee!

When: Tuesday 11 October 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm,
Tuesday 18 October 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm,
Tuesday 25 October 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm,
Tuesday 1 November 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm,
Tuesday 8 November 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Where: The Windsor Hotel, 410 North East Road, Windsor Gardens
Cost: Free
Come and join us every Tuesday at the Windsor Hotel for a fun morning of board games and jigsaw puzzles.

Knitting and Crochet over a Cuppa

When: Wednesday 12 October 2022 at 9:30am
Where: ECH Day Program Happy Valley, 16-24 Hay Street, Happy Valley
Cost: From $12 or $5 (with Government subsidy)
Do you want to try something new or share your skills with others? This week at our Get Connected Session…

Wednesdays in our Garden

When: Wednesday 12 October 2022 at 10:30am - 12:00pm,
Wednesday 26 October 2022 at 10:30am - 12:00pm,
Wednesday 9 November 2022 at 10:30am - 12:00pm,
Wednesday 23 November 2022 at 10:30am - 12:00pm,
Wednesday 7 December 2022 at 10:30am - 12:00pm
Where: ECH Henley Beach Day Program, 11 Laidlaw Street, Henley Beach 5022
Cost: Free
Do you have a green thumb and want to get your hands dirty in the garden? Then join us at…

Learn about Edible Flowers

When: Thursday 13 October 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Where: The Organik Café, 37 Broadway, Glenelg 5045
Cost: Free
Do you love to garden and meet new people? Join us at the Organik Café every month for a new,…

Create a Sketchbook in Victor Harbor!

When: Thursday 13 October 2022 at 10:00am - 11:30am,
Thursday 10 November 2022 at 10:00am - 11:30am
Where: Cup-a-Cake Café, 4/70 Ocean Street, Victor Harbor 5211
Cost: Free
Join us at at the Cup-a-Cake Café to capture your ideas and improve your art skills through developing a sketchbook!…

Online Security Presentation

When: Friday 14 October 2022 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Where: Victor Harbor, ECH Encore Apartments, Modbury and Christie Downs
Cost: Free
Please join us for an Online Security presentation with our Digital Specialist, Kat Milner. Kat will teach you how to…

Stitches with Heart

When: Monday 17 October 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm,
Monday 24 October 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm,
Monday 31 October 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm,
Monday 7 November 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Where: Wholers Richmond, Richmond - ECH Encore Apartments Community Room, Modbury
Cost: Free
Do you love to sew, quilt, knit and crochet? Or would you like to learn?  Come and join our community…

Learning to work with Leather

When: Wednesday 19 October 2022 at 9:30am
Where: ECH Day Program Happy Valley, 16-24 Hay Street, Happy Valley
Cost: From $12 or $5 (with Government subsidy)
Are you looking for the chance to learn something new? This week at our Get Connected Session in Happy Valley…

Tuesday Tune-ups at the Windsor

When: Tuesday 25 October 2022 at 10:30am - 12:00pm
Where: The Windsor Hotel, 410 North East Road, Windsor Gardens
Cost: $10, includes coffee and cake
Calling all people who enjoy singing, listening to music or lip syncing!   Are you a ‘Dancing Queen’ or maybe…

Watercolour Painting

When: Wednesday 26 October 2022 at 9:30am
Where: ECH Day Program Happy Valley, 16-24 Hay Street, Happy Valley
Cost: From $12 or $5 (with Government subsidy)
This is the perfect chance to get creative through painting with watercolours! This week at our Get Connected Session in…

Carrick Hill Estate Tour

When: Wednesday 26 October 2022 at 11:30am - 3:00pm
Where: 46 Carrick Hill Drive, Springfield 5062
Cost: $12 for the guided tour, paid on the day
Are you interested in local history? Join us for a visit to Carrick Hill Estate, one of the few period…

Create a Sketchbook at the Annex Café

When: Thursday 27 October 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Where: The Annex Café, 3 Waterloo Street, Glenelg 5045
Cost: Free but please support The Annex Café by purchasing a refreshment.
Join us at The Annex Café to capture your ideas and improve your art skills through developing a sketchbook! You…

Coffee and Chat at the Halifax Café

When: Thursday 27 October 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm,
Thursday 3 November 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm,
Thursday 10 November 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm,
Thursday 17 November 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm,
Thursday 24 November 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm,
Thursday 1 December 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm,
Thursday 8 December 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Where: Halifax Café, 187 Halifax Street, Adelaide 5000
Cost: Free
Are you looking for a way to meet new people and learn new skills? Then please come and join…

Advance Care Directive Workshops, Queenstown

When: Tuesday 1 November 2022 at 10:30am - 12:00pm,
Tuesday 15 November 2022 at 10:30am - 12:00pm
Where: The Queenstown Hall, 69 Spring Street, Queenstown 5014
Cost: Free
Completing an Advance Care Directive (ACD) can be challenging. An Advanced Care Directive empowers you to make clear legal arrangements…

Advance Care Directive Workshop, Victor Harbor

When: Wednesday 2 November 2022 at 10:30am - 12:00pm,
Wednesday 16 November 2022 at 10:30am - 12:00pm
Where: The Queenstown Hall, 69 Spring Street, Queenstown 5014
Cost: Free
Completing an Advance Care Directive (ACD) can be challenging. An Advanced Care Directive empowers you to make clear legal arrangements…

Discover Adelaide!

When: Thursday 24 November 2022 at 10:00am - 12:00pm
Where: The Annex Café, 3 Waterloo Street, Glenelg 5045
Cost: Free
Would you like to explore Adelaide and discover some of its hidden gems?   If the answer is yes then please…

Nutrition for Life Dietitian Workshop

When: Friday 25 November 2022 at 10:00am - 11:30am
Where: The Queenstown Hall, 69 Spring Street, Queenstown 5014
Cost: Free
Our nutritional needs change as we age and can be impacted by various health conditions. In this workshop ECH Dietitian,…