What’s On


Give It A Go and try something.  Make new friends.  There is something for you in Kirknewton.  Please contact the individuals or organisations running each class direct.   Most events run during school term times.  To add or update info on this page e mail infokirknewton@gmail.com with your event,  day, time, venue and brief description. 

If you’d like to use the Green Room during the day for a chat, workspace or get together contact us at least 48 hours in advance to check availability.

To book the Green Room or Village Hall for your parties, cinema parties, baby showers, events or groups telephone 01506 883988 or contact Gill Greaves on 07816880175.  You can also e mail at bookingkirknewton@gmail.com with any queries you may have.  Hire is approx £10 an hour for both venues.  Details for the Church Hall and Potter Around are below.


Will be announced here

FREE TRIAL DANCE CLASS – Thur 17 August in the Village Hall.  Details here on facebook

WHISKY TASTING – Fri 18th August, 7pm in the Green Room.  £15 in aid of Gala Funds.  E mail infokirknewton@gmail.com for tickets


For more details go to the Gala Facebook Page here

GALA PET SHOW – Wed 23 August.  Full details here on facebook.

GALA FUN RUN – Thur 24 August.  Register online at https://www.entrycentral.com/kirknewton-gala-run

GALA FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT – Fri 25 August.  Full details here on facebook

GALA BAKE OFF – Sat 26th August.  Full details here on facebook.

The Kirknewton Gala is on Saturday 26th August from 12th noon in the park with races, bouncy castles, Tricky Ricky, circus skills, cool creatures, tombolas, ice cream, tea tent, gala burgers, beer & prosecco tent and live music.

COMMUNITY COUNCILLORS EVENT – Standing or thinking of standing for the Community Council.  Then come to the Green Room on Tuesday 29th August at 7pm for help to meet others, fill out and get signatures for nomination forms, run through a few scenarios and get help with your short election biography.

VOLUNTEERS THANK YOU EVENT – Thur 31st Aug, 7-9pm, Green Room.  Thank you to all volunteers who work in the village, including at Saturdays Gala event – groups have been invited and you must RSVP for numbers for this event.  Further details available here on facebook.

Kirk Gala


MINI & ME, Noise to well known nursery songs plus coffee & chat afterwards, 2pm – 3pm, Green Room

KEYBOARD CLASS 7+, 6pm-7pm & 7pm-8pm, Contact Penny at pianopj@gmail.com, 07920 463966, Green Room

BOXCIR, 7pm-9pm, Contact Michael on 07436114196, Village Hall

EAST CALDER GUIDES, 7 – 8.45, Contact Susan Banks on 01313331657, Church Hall

KIRKNEWTON INNKEEPERS DART TEAM – Mondays for matches.  For details go to https://www.facebook.com/groups/685343351628402/


PLAYGROUP, 9.15am-11.30am, Call 07444 813293, www.communityplaygroups.co.uk/, https://www.facebook.com/Kirknewton-Community-Playgroup Village Hall

KIRKIE KIDS POP UP SOFTPLAY, 1.30-1.45pm, Fortnightly Village Hall £2.50 per person

KIDS CROWCHEZ, 3.30pm-4.30pm, Contact Penelope at penelope@crowchez.co.uk or 07914277464, Village Hall

EAST CALDER BROWNIES, 6.30pm – 8pm, Church Hall

EK PILATES, 6.45 – 7.45pm, Improvers to Intermediates, Contact elise@ekpilates.co.uk, https://www.facebook.com/ekpilates/?fref=ts Village Hall

CARL JOHN COUNCILLOR DROP IN, 6pm-6.45pm, Second Tuesday of the month, Green Room

COMMUNITY COUNCIL, 6.45pm – 9pm, Second Tuesday of the Month, Observers welcome (other groups who use the Green Room are Gala, The Community Association, Muddy Boots, the Development Trust, Harperrig Nature Reserve group and The Allotments Association)

KIRKNEWTON INNKEEPERS DART TEAM – Various times.  For details go to https://www.facebook.com/groups/685343351628402/


PLAYGROUP, 9.15am-11.30am, Call 07444 813293, www.communityplaygroups.co.uk/, Village Hall

CLLR DAVE KING DROP IN, 3pm, Village Hall

KIDS CROWCHEZ, 3.30pm-4.30pm, Contact Penelope at penelope@crowchez.co.uk 07914277464, Village Hall

RAINBOWS, 5pm-6.15pm, Contact Gill at gillww@hotmail.com, Village Hall

BROWNIES, 6.30pm-8pm, Contact Gill at gillww@hotmail.com, Village Hall

INTREPID TAE KWON DO, 6.30 – 8pm, http://itkdc.com/clubs/#west-lothian-classes, Church Hall

ART THERAPY, 7pm, Fortnightly, Contact  Tammy at  happinessworks@outlook.com, https://www.facebook.com/tammywoodbrown1?fref=nf, Green Room


EK PILATES, 9am-10am, 10am-11am Contact Elise at elise@ekpilates.co.uk https://www.facebook.com/ekpilates/?fref=ts, Village Hall

BABY AND TODDLERS GROUP, 9.30am, Contact https://www.facebook.com/kirknewtonbabyandtoddlergroup/ , Church Hall

ADULT ZUMBA, 7.30-8.25pm, https://www.facebook.com/zumba.kat, Village Hall

BODY CONDITIONING, 8.30pm – 9.30pm, https://www.facebook.com/zumba.kat, Village Hall

KIRKNEWTON GAMERS, For dates and times in the Green Room check out their facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/1176002505801320/


PLAYGROUP, 9.15am-11.30am, Call 07444 813293, www.communityplaygroups.co.uk/, Village Hall

ACCESS 2 EMPLOYMENT JOB CLUB, 9.30 – 11am, Job hunting & CV advice, Green Room – call 0800 032 9768 and ask for Fraser Purdie to make an appointment https://www.westlothian.gov.uk/access2employment

BOOK BUGS, Songs and stories for toddlers, 11.30pm – 12 noon, Green Room

A Star SPORTS 12:30 – 1:15 for under 3’s, 1.30 – 2.30 for under 5’s – begins 21st April

Contact https://www.facebook.com/dale.greenan1

KOSY CAFÉ, 4pm-5pm, http://www.knec4jesus.org.uk, Village Hall

YOUTH CLUB, 6pm-8pm, Contact laurakirknewton@gmail.com, Village Hall or Green Room – full details of Youth Club restarting for the school term before summer soon


DANCE CLASSES ALL DAY – Street Dance, Ballet, Tap, 9.30am – 6pm, Check West Lothian School of Dance on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/westlothianschoolofdance/?fref=ts, Village Hall


KIRKNEWTON INNKEEPERS DART TEAM – Various times for practice.  For details go to https://www.facebook.com/groups/685343351628402/


The Kirknewton East Calder Church run various activities and outside groups from Tae Kwon Do, Brownies, Ladies Bible Studies, Babies and Toddlers groups, Pilates, Singing Groups and Women’s Rural.  Guides are on Mondays, Brownies on Tuesday, Tae Kwon Do on Wednesday and Baby and Toddlers Group on Thursdays.

For more information please contact: Knec-mail@knec4jesus.org.uk  or go to http://www.knec4jesus.org.uk/index.php                


For more information on events at Potter Around go to http://www.potteraround.co.uk/workshops/