The Young Storytellers’ Festival
Saturday -11 – 7 – Llandudno – Venue Cymru
*** FREE ***
A celebration of Storytelling for all ages!
Writer and storyteller Gillian Brownson – Community Theatre Practitioner & Writer is once again bring Wales’ Storytelling talent together to share stories with both experienced young storytellers and those who would just like to have a go!
*** PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS ***
* Gwobr Esyllt Preview
Sian Miriam will be using YSFW to preview this special piece for the very first time
* Story Surgery (bookable event) – Fiona Collins will be on hand to help you on your storytelling journey
* Special performances and workshops – from Peter Stevenson, Storyteller, Illustrator and Writer. Plus more special guests!
* The Open Stories Stage – have a go yourself! Email in advance to firstname.lastname@example.org or turn up on the day
*Tell for the Title – can you tell a story in five minutes?
Tree of Lights Service
Sunday 4:30 – 5:30 – Rhos-On-Sea
Remember your loved ones this Christmas time by dedicating a light on the St David’s Hospice Tree of Lights.
At St David’s Hospice, we understand the joys that Christmas can bring, as well as the challenges that families face at this time of year as we naturally reflect and think of those who are no longer with us.
For a small donation, you are invited to dedicate a light on one of the four Hospice’s Tree of Lights to remember a loved one and support the work of the Hospice at the same time.
Friday – 7:30 -10:00 – Henryd
Fundraiser for the school, we are hosting a cocktail evening. Tickets are £15 to include a taster of 10 cocktails using local produce where possible by Grandma’s Cupboard, hot food and a lift to a local drop off point.
Country Walks – The Slate Trail
Saturday – 10 – Bethesda
Joanna will be exploring part of the Slate Trail – a series of walks tracing the industrial history of North Wales. This 6.5 mile walk will start in the upper car park in Bethesda at 10:10 – it will follow the trail down into Bangor and back.
Bee Williams Art Exhibition/Sale
Saturday and Sunday – 10 – 4 -Llandudno Junction
Browse unique wildlife and nature-themed gifts by local artist Bee Williams, including artwork, cards, journals and handmade jewellery.
Humpty Dumpty – The Pantomime
Friday -7:30 – Saturday -2:30 and 7:30 and Sunday – 2:30 – Llandudno Junction
( Saturday 30th – 2:30 and 7:30 Rhos-on-Sea )
many of the residents of Nursery Rhyme Land. One of the more important
residents is Humpty Dumpty, who superstition says must stay on his wall
for Nursery Rhyme Land to remain happy & contented – but should he ever
Friday – 7:30 – Llanfairfechan
Come and sample a wide selection of wines from around the world at The Institute, Park Road, Llanfairfechan on Friday, November 22nd from 7.30pm (Soft drinks available for drivers). Tickets available from Choc Box, Dwygyfylchi, Post Office, Penmaenmawr and Craft Shop, Llanfairfechan (by the traffic lights), any Club Member or telephone 07889 954036. ~~~~~~~Dewch i flasu dewis eang o winoedd o bob cwr o’r byd yn Yr Institute,Ffordd y Parc, Llanfairfechan Nos Wener, Tachwedd 22ain o 7.30pm ymlaen. (Diodydd ddi-alcahol ar gael i yrwyr). Tocynnau ar gael o Choc Box, Dwygyfylchi, Swyddfa’r Post, Penmaenmawr a Siop Grefftau, Llanfairfechan (wrth y goleuadau traffig), unrhyw Aelod o’r Clwb neu ffoniwch 07889 954036.
Tickets £8 – all proceeds to go to the Rotary’s Purple for Polio Programme
Waves, Mud and Mountains
Saturday – 11AM – Dolgarrog
Adventure Parc Snowdonia’s unique take on obstacle course
racing is back! Get ready to test yourself to the extreme this November – the 10k multi-terrain course will pit
you against the waves of the world-first inland surf lagoon, a mud-fuelled obstacle course, a frosty forest
challenge and the infamous killer pipeline of pain. At Adventure Parc Snowdonia, Dolgarrog from 11am. Entries
from £30, free to spectators. Phone: 01492 353123. Web: www.adventureparcsnowdonia.com
Ty Hapus Christmas Fayre (behind Asda)
Saturday -10 – 4 – Llandudno
30+ Handmade Craft Stalls
Visit Santa’s Grotto
Meet Elf on the Shelf!
Friday – 8pm – Rhyl
Christmas Party night out?🎄Early Christmaspresent to yourself/friend/family or partner? 🎁 What better way than to kick start the festive season than a night out full of laughter! 😂 Book early to avoid disappointment 📱💻📞
Dine in 1891 before the show with our fantastic ‘two course, drink & ticket’ offer for only £36.00 per person. Call the box office to book this package. 🍛🍝🍻🍹🍷
Friday – 9:45 – Betws-Y-Coed
Walking Journey, Betws y Coed to Capel Curig – a chance for Welsh learners to practice whilst walking the Eryri Slate Trails
Cychwyn / Starting 9.45
Anelu Aim Higher Hunaniaith Dysgu Cymraeg / Learn Welsh Llwybr Llechi Eryri – Snowdonia Slate Trail
Christmas Lights Switch on – The Carlton – Llandudno
Sunday – 6pm
Join us as we switch on our 2019 Chrismas lights.
all children must have a ticket, which will be exchanged for a Santa’s Grotto pass and hot chocolate token, on the night.
keep checking our page for more information and to find out how your little ones can help Santa turn on our lights.
Art Exhibition – Opening Night
Saturday – 2- 4 – Conwy – RCA
Saturday – 10 – noon – Rhos -on-Sea – Methodist Church
Plenty of bargains, including nearly new clothes, cakes, bric-a-brac etc.
Thursday -7:30 – Mostyn
Saturday – 2- 4 – Colwyn Bay
Come along to The Old Convent Nursing Home ( 15 Lansdown Rd ) for their Winter Fayre this Saturday.
Saturday – 10-12:30 – Rhos-on-Sea – United Reformed Church
Lots of stalls, raffle, refreshments, tombola, cakes, crafts, plus local artist Tommy Baker – and much more.
Come and meet the hounds
Entrance £1 includes tea/coffee and a mince pie
Saturday – 1- 3 – St. George’s Church – Rhos-on-Sea
Various stalls, raffle, children’s games and crafts
Theatr Colwyn – Colwyn Bay
25 November – NT Live: Hansard at 7pm.
Theatr Colwyn – Abergele Road, Colwyn Bay. Phone: 01492 556677/872000. Web: www.theatrcolwyn.co.uk
Venue Cymru – Llandudno
The Lacey Lecture – Averting the Insect Apocalypse
Saturday – 7pm
Dave Goulson specialising in bee ecology, and author of the Sunday Times bestseller ‘A Sting in the Tale’, alerts us to the crisis affecting insects, the potential impact on the planet and what we can do about it. Enjoy some refreshments, discover more about the amazing work of the Wildlife Trust; and pick up gifts for Christmas from our visiting shop.
• 23 November – Sixties Gold at 7.30pm.
• 24 November – BBC National Orchestra of Wales at 3pm.
Venue Cymru – Promenade, Llandudno. Phone: 01492 872000. Web: www.venuecymru.co.uk
Sunday – 4:30 – Craig-Y-Don – St. Paul’s
Public Lecture – “Farming Post-Brexit; A Once In A Lifetime Local Opportunity “
Friday – 7:30 – Llanbedr-Y-Cennin – Memorial Hall
Sunday – 7:30 – Coast Cafe – Rhos-on-Sea
Free Guided Bike Ride
Sunday – 9:45 – 11:30 -Bangor – Penrhyn Castle
The event will be informal & fun! Great If you’re new or returning to cycling and would like to build up your confidence or just fancy a sociable morning on your bike. Led by British Cycling trained ride leaders.
You need to bring your own bike & the ride is suitable for all bike types (including e-bikes). Children need to be accompanied by an adult (more details on the link below)Please sign up on the link below ahead of time (and for more details). And questions please get in touch.https://letsride.co.uk/rides/penrhyn-castle-winter-rides-sociable-sunday-at-the-castle__________________________________________________________________________________
Sunday – 10:30 – 3:30 – Trefnant
Beaumaris Victorian Christmas Weekend
Saturday and Sunday – Beaumaris – Anglesey
Beaumaris Victorian Christmas weekend is an excellent opportunity to get into the Christmas spirit!
With a wide range of craft stalls, charity stalls and all of the shops in Beaumaris it’s a great opportunity to start or finish your shopping.
There will be plenty of activities for all ages, including SANTA 🎅🏻 and ELF SCHOOL, keep an eye on here to stay updated with everything!
This is a family event, with FREE PARKING, so what are you waiting for, get your friends & family together, put the date in your diary and book your hotel!
For more info go to https://www.facebook.com/events/325165461680123/
Tuesday 26th – 7pm – Conwy- The Albion
ONGOING AND REPEATED EVENTS
Mix and Mingle
Every 2nd Tuesday of the month – Rhos-on-Sea
Thursdays, 6.30pm to 8.30pm – Venue Cymru – Llandudno
Supporting people with dementia and their families through the joy of song.
The Forget-Me-Not Chorus meets each week to sing in a relaxed and safe environment. Each session is both empowering and enabling, providing an opportunity for friends and families to enjoy a shared activity, meet new people and experience the joy of singing together.
A partnership project with Forget-Me-Not Chorus and Venue Cymru
FFIN Y PARC – LLANRWST
10 November to 4 December – Exhibitions: Anne Aspinall, Book Launch and Kate Pasvol.
Open Wednesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm, Sunday 11am to
5pm. Phone: 01492 642070. Visit the website for details of more activities at this site: www.welshart.net/
Ffin y Parc Gallery – Betws Road, Llanrwst.
MOSTYN – LLANDUDNO
9 November to 1 March – Anj Smith – Working primarily with painting, Anj Smith is interested in reflecting
on the very possibilities and limitations of the medium itself.
• 9 November to 1 March – Chiara Camoni – Including new and recent works, Chiara Camoni’s exhibition
includes a collaborative piece made specifically for MOSTYN.
• 9 November to 1 March – Nobuko Tsuchiya: 30 Ways to Go to the Moon – This new body of work by
Japanese artist Nobuko Tsuchiya is showing for the first time in Wales.
– 12 Vaughan Street, Llandudno. Open Tuesday to Sunday, 10.30am to 4pm. Phone: 01492 879201.
Visit the website for details of more activities at this site: http://www.mostyn.orgwww.mostyn.org
RCA – CONWY
Royal Cambrian Academy – Crown Lane, Conwy. Open Tuesday to Saturday from 11am to 5pm. Phone:
01492 593413. Visit the website for details of more activities at this site:http://www.rcaconwy.org www.rcaconwy.org
savouries, biscuits, homemade crafts and seasonal plants for sale. Refreshments available, everyone welcome.
At United Reformed Church, Colwyn Avenue, Rhos-on-Sea from 10am to 12pm. Phone: 01492 544920
Cancer Support Group
Every first Friday of the Month- 10:30 – 12:30 – Deganwy
The Cancer Support Group is on tomorrow (Friday) 10:30-12:30 at All Saints Church in Deganwy. It is a lovely informal setting with cakes and drinks and open to everyone.
Classic Movie Club
on the 1st and 3rd Friday of every month – 2pm Llanrhos
Come along to the Llanrhos Old School in Deganwy – movies start at 2:30 – refreshments from 2
Call Julie on 07860232641 for more info
Up to 32 tables crammed with Vintage and Antiques from our quality 15 stall holders. Parking around the venue is restricted, there is a pay and display at the rear of the Town Hall. Good disabled access. Toilets are in the building.
Admission is 50p which includes a free Hot drink Tea or Coffee
We have amazing crafters from around North Wales
So much quality.
Our crafters will include
Prestige Pens, beautifully crafted wooden pens, and stunning wooden bowls
Terrence Bunce will be at the Town Hall with his amazing Welsh Pottery
Cath and Allie’s amazing Photography
Jewellery from some of Wales top crafters, Including Sea Glass, Swarovski, Beads, amazing designs from our Top jewellers
Greeting from Bri and Jen will have amazing crafted cards
Honey wax products
Oil painted Art
Our Generation dolls clothes
There is so much to see, visit Llandudno’s premium Craft Fair Every Tuesday Llandudno Town Hall
9am – 4pm