FROM aqua aerobics to dance workshops, this year's Maitland Seniors Festival has something for every older resident in the region.
The 2020 Seniors Festival theme is 'Love to Celebrate' and runs until Sunday, February 23.
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The festival will feature a variety of free and low cost activities and events from meditation to aqua fitness, croquet to technology lessons, an Aboriginal art workshop and more.
Council's Community and Recreation Planning coordinator Emily Livens said there was something for everyone in the festival's extensive program..
Mayor Loretta Baker officially opened the festival at Maitland Aquatics Centre on Wednesday with the first activity - seniors aqua fitness.
For Valentine's Day and align with the festival's theme, Maitland Council has installed a 'love seat' at the Riverlink for couples, families and friends, to reminisce, share their stories and have their photo taken.
To view the 2020 NSW Seniors Festival Program of Events for Maitland, visit maitland.nsw.gov.au/seniors or visit Maitland Council's facilities.