KIRKNEWTON CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL PREVIEW
It’s Christmas and the Kirknewton Christmas Festival has been refreshed and there are a number of new events for this year at Hilly Cow Wigwams, Potter Around and Jupiter Artland plus events at Kirknewton Primary School and the Church – some still to be announced…
Torchlight Procession / Christmas Light Switch On – Sunday 1st December, 4.45pm, FREE
Meet at 4.45pm in Meadowbank (new location) for 5pm set off to the tree then Festive Refreshments in the Village Hall. Flashing glow sticks free for kids.
School Christmas Fair Friday 6th December, 10am-12noon
Hilly Cow Wigwams – Sunday 8th December, 12.30pm
A Hilly Cow Christmas including Santa Wigwam Grotto• Floral and Christmas Cake Demonstrations
• Mulled Wine & Mince Pies
• Santa’s Wigwam Grotto
For more information http://www.hillycowwigwams.co.uk / 07824 770568
School Carol Concert in Kirknewton Church – Monday 9th December, 7pm
Potter Around – Saturday 14th December, 10.30am
Mrs Claus Crafts and Cookies
10.30-12.30. £10 per child
Mrs Claus is coming to visit us with some of the elves! Drop your children off to have some homemade cookies and hot chocolate with Mrs Claus and make some gorgeous Christmas tree decorations and little gifts. You’ll be free to do your Christmas shopping while your kids enjoy the magic of Christmas.
Make your own Christmas decorations –
Tuesdays 3, 10 & 17 December 7.30-10pm.
This one is for the adults – come and make your own Christmas decorations – choose from felting, pottery painting, clay or knitting and make your own cards too. Various prices. Call to book.
For more information http://www.potteraround.co.uk / 01506 238961
Jupiter Artland – Christmas Artsparks
Saturday 21st December.
Suitable for ages 5-14. Time 10.00-3.30pm.
£40 per workshop.
Seasonal workshop packed with fun-filled indoor and outdoor creative arts activities, inspired by the Jupiter Artland sculpture collection set within the magical winter landscape. In both workshops we look at different festive themes and children will return home with something extra special to decorate your home this Christmas.
For more details call 01506 889900 or visit http://www.jupiterartland.org/whatson
Joint Christmas Nativity service 22 December 2013 @ East Calder Church 11:15 am
Joint Christmas Family Service 24 December 2013 @ East Calder Church 7 pm.
Torchlight Procession – 24 December 2013 @ Kirknewton 10 pm
Joint Christmas Eve Service 24 December 2013 @ Kirknewton Church 11:30 pm.
Kirknewton Primary School
12th December – P1-3 Nativity 2.30pm*
13th December – P1-3 Nativity 9.30am*
16th December – P1 and P2 Christmas Party 1.15pm
17th December – P3 and P4 Christmas Party 1.15pm
18th December – P5, P6 and P7 Christmas Party 1.15pm
19th December – Nursery Christmas Party pm group Time TBC – see Nursery Information Board
20th December – Nursery Christmas Party am group Time TBC – see Nursery Information Board
Kirknewton Church of Scotland
Christmas party of “Forget me not Café” for people suffering with dementia on 19th December @ East Calder church hall from 10am to 12 midday.