Well Christmas is almost upon us and the shopping frenzy is in full swing! Just in case you have a little spare time, check out the events happening in our local LS26 area…
SATURDAY 9TH DECEMBER 10.30AM – 11.30AM
Rothwell Community Hub, Marsh Street, Rothwell, LS26 0AE
Another chance to join in with some great lego fun! See if you can create some special for Christmas!
Free event, no booking required. Suitable for families.
PHOENIX BAND CONCERT
FRIDAY 8TH DECEMBER 7.30PM
Parkside Methodist Church, Leeds Road, Outwood, WF1 2PN
Enjoy the evening and some great music with the Phoenix Band!
Admission £6 – pay on the door. Includes refreshments.
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA
SATURDAY 9TH & SUNDAY 10TH DECEMBER 8AM – 1PM
The Pavilion Cafe, Springhead Park, Oulton Lane, Rothwell, LS26 0DY
Enjoy their great breakfast menu in the company of Santa himself! He’ll be there all morning chatting to the kids (big and small!!!) and posing for photos. Not to be missed….
SATURDAY 9TH DECEMBER 2PM
St Peters Church, Lake Lock Road, Stanley, WF3 4HW
Get yourselves along to the Christmas fair to help get into the Christmas spirit and do some Christmas shopping too. There will be lots of different things available from handmade cards, gifts, candles and wreaths, to sweet treats, cupcakes, jams and chutneys, plus refreshments and much much more.
ROBIN HOOD CHRISTMAS EVENT
SATURDAY 9TH DECEMBER 4PM – 6PM
Opposite Copley Lane Post Office, Robin Hood
Robin Hood Residents Association proudly presents their Christmas Event including stalls, raffle and tombola, bouncy castle (weather permitting) and you can even visit Santa and receive your first present of the year!
There will also be hot food, mulled wine and other refreshments available on the night.
Free Entry however donations are very welcome!
SUNDAY 10TH DECEMBER 11AM START
RSPCA Leeds and Wakefield Branch
Enjoy a festive dog walk and raise money for the animals. The walk starts from the Animal Centre in East Ardsley, Moor Knoll Lane, WF3 2DX.
To sign up please visit www.rspcaleedsandwakefield.org.uk
CHRISTMAS CRAFTS AND CAROLS
SUNDAY 10TH DECEMBER 1PM – 4PM
Friends of Middleton Park, Town Street, Middleton, LS10
Enjoy Christmas crafts with park ranger Steve Joul from 1pm – 3pm. The centre will then be tidied up for the carol singing to commence with a local choir from approximately 3.30pm,
The cafe will be selling festive drinks and treats and there will also be some yummy cakes for sale.
Donations are very welcome.
**** FORTHCOMING EVENTS (TICKETS REQUIRED) ****
60’s Big Night Out – Blackburn Hall, Rothwell – 16th December – Tickets priced at £16 each are available from Mrs Bobbins, Commercial Street, Rothwell.
The Hey Diddles Christmas Show – Blackburn Hall, Rothwell – 17th December – Tickets priced at £6 (under 18 months free) are available at www.theheydiddles.com
A Winter’s Trail – Skelton Grange Environment Centre, Skelton Grange Road – 19th to 21st December – Tickets priced at £5 plus £1.44 booking fee are available at www.eventbrite.co.uk
Kids Christmas Disco – Gardeners Arms, Lofthouse – 20th December – Tickets priced at £6 are available be emailing info@gardenersarmslofthous