Events & activities

Events & activities at Lady Katherine Housing & Care

At Lady Katherine Housing & Care we encourage all residents to come together for the regular activities and events we offer in our home, within our Temple Balsall hamlet or visits to interesting venues in nearby towns which would keep you active in mind and body as you engage, laugh and make friends with others – all the key to well-being and happiness.

Upcoming Events:

Care Home Open Day

Join us for a fun-filled Care Home Open Day on Saturday, June 22nd starting at 10:30am on wards.
Explore our facilities with tours of residential care and independent living flats.
Enjoy a day of activities as we celebrate 350 years of the Lady Katherine Foundation!
It’s a great opportunity to:
-See what our care home offers.
-Learn about independent living options.
-Meet our friendly staff and residents.
-Enjoy tea and cake

We look forward to seeing you there!

Your week could like this:

Day

Morning

Afternoon

Monday

Art and crafts

Basketball shootout

Tuesday

Pamper day

Board games

Wednesday

Let’s bake

Scrabble

Thursday

Service with schoolchildren

Sing-along

Friday

Musical exercise

Live entertainment

Saturday

Shopping trolley

Flower arranging

Sunday

Church service

Movie and popcorn

Other activities may also include the following:

  • Cheese and wine parties
  • Arts and crafts
  • Nature walks
  • Cake and coffee in the Old Hall
  • Pottery
  • Gardening
  • Visiting singers and entertainers
  • Bingo
  • Quiz afternoons
  • Residents’ coffee mornings
  • Animal visits (dogs, rabbits and snakes!)

Day trips

We have a minibus and organise regular visits to nearby towns with examples of recent events as follows:

  • Ten pin bowling
  • Visit to a Dog Café
  • The Sealife Centre in Birmingham
  • The Safari Park
  • The Botanical Gardens in Birmingham