Events – Friday 2nd October 2015

Tea Tasting at the Northern Tea Merchants.

Tea Tasting at the Northern Tea Merchants

Little Chatterboxes Nursery Groups, from Chatter Independent Speech Therapy Ltd 45min slots all day – call/email in advance to book Calling all day nurseries & preschools. Do you have concerns about a child’s communication skills? Free taster Little Chatterboxes groups. We’ll come to you, & bring our fun, engaging group activities with us. Our groups support the children in your nursery to become happy, confident communicators. Location:  Various Nurseries/Pre-schools by advance appointment. Contact: 07841 862439/07834 829869 •

Brampton’s Bake Off    During School Hours Children from Brampton Primary school are invited to make and design a cupcake that represents our community. Judging panel led by Chesterfield’s ‘Chef of the Year’. Location: Brampton Primary School. Contact: Miss Litchfield  232817 •

Fighting Poverty through Trade 9.30am to 3.30pm Traidcraft stall, selling fairly traded food; drinks; chocolate; unique beautiful craft & jewellery; hand-made cards & charitable Christmas cards will be in the foyer. Location: St Thomas’ Centre. T: 566257 •

Cushions without Zips & Patchwork Introduction 9.30am to 12.30pm & 1pm – 4pm Fabric can be purchased from us/bring your own lightweight cotton/heavier fabric for cushions. £20, Booking necessary. Location: The Studio, 667 C’Worth Rd. Contact: 566739 •

‘Drop-In’ at Storrs Road Pre-School 10am to 2pm We invite you to our pre-school open day, to see the type of activities our children do. Call in at any time between 10am and 2pm. Location: Storrs Road Pre-School, Storrs Road Community Centre. See Thursday entry.

Wool Dressing 10am to 4pm Be part of a shared project to create a Festival ‘Wool Dressing’ – similar to a well dressing but using wool and different techniques! Try out our range of wools, meet new people and have fun! FREE session, (donations for Chesterfield’s new Cancer Centre welcome.) Location: Chameleon, 420 C’Worth Rd, S40 3BQ. T: 07526 455410.

Knit and Natter Shoebox Shopping Day 10am to Noon St Thomas’ Knit & Natter ‘Shoebox Shopping Day’. Come & buy items suitable for putting in your ‘Operation Christmas Child’ Shoebox. Pick up a bargain, leaflet & possibly even a wrapped shoebox to help you get started on yours! Location: St Thomas’ Centre. Contact: Jane 07974 831274 •

Tea Tasting 11am to 12.30pm If you have never enjoyed a Tea Tasting Experience, this is your opportunity. Early booking by telephone is essential, as places are limited to 6 maximum per session. Location: Northern Tea Merchants. Contact:  Kate or Louise 01246 232600.

Free tasting of Teresa Lambarelli’s produce 11am to 3pm Pop into Café Aroma and sample Teresa Lambarelli’s Award winning products. 10% off all product purchases. Location: Café Aroma, 7 C’Worth Rd. Contact: Teresa Lambarelli 07727618741 • 555516 Pasta & Prosecco at Café Aroma 11.30am to 3pm, and 6pm to 10pm Teresa Lambarelli’s Award winning sauces to enjoy on pasta throughout the Festival. Book your table on 07727618741. Location: Café Aroma, 7 C’Worth Rd. Contact: Teresa 07727618741 • 01246 555516 •

Hot Roast Cob Lunch Special Noon to 2pm Choice of hot roast cob with accompaniments & a bottle of beer, finished with dessert for £9.95. [See website for more details.] Location: Blu Bistro & Coffee House. Contact: Jill 277344 •

Meringue Pizzeria Noon to 5pm For today only, let’s go to Italy! Pizza and Peroni, or Pasta and Prosecco. £10 per head. Booking advised. Location: Meringue Bakery and Café. Contact: 277888 Posture Issues?

Discover the Alexander Technique 12.30 to 3pm Whether you sit at a desk, drive, are active or sedentary your posture may have developed ‘bad habits’ which could affect your health, moods or at the very least comfort levels. Discover through our taster session and informal chat how the Alexander Technique can help. Location: Brampton Therapy Centre, 349 C’wrth Rd, S40 2BZ. Contact: Ellena Outram 01246 768140 •

After School Family Fun 3.30pm to 6pm PARENT V CHILD Games and Activities. Location: POOKYKIDS, 288 C’Worth Rd. Contact: Vic @ POOKY & Hannah @ Little Fish 01246 231400 •

Pizza Workshop 4pm to 6pm Make pizza and eat it with us afterwards! Max 12 people. £2 per person. Location: Monkey Park, Chester St [previously Tile Centre].   Contact: Alastair Meikle 01246 520820 • • FB: Monkey Park

Pamper yourself with Reflexology and Massage 5pm to 8pm Why not relax while enjoying a small taste of reflexology and a neck and shoulder massage by our highly qualified therapists. Each therapy will last between 15 and 20 minutes. Due to limited space, pre-booking is essential. Location: Brampton Therapy Centre, [See above]

Festival Late Night Homemade Hot Food Menu 5pm to 8pm Late night opening, with a home-made hot food menu, to include meat and potato pie, curry, meatballs and more… Location: Harriets – Butties Bakes and Cakes (was the Butty Box) 243 C’Worth Rd. Contact: Phyllis 07553347475 •

Tea Time Poetry and a Pint @ The Real Ale Corner 6pm start We are privileged to welcome the rising star of British poetry, Helen Mort (born in Sheffield but bred in Chesterfield) – the current Derbyshire Poet Laureate – who has agreed to pop along for a short reading. Helen will be signing copies of her acclaimed book “Division Street.” Location: The Real Ale Corner, 415 C’wrth Rd. Contact: Alan 01246 202111

International Festival Wine Tasting 6pm to 9pm 4 course menu with 4 wines for £24.95. International Festival based menu with wine chosen by Majestic Wines, to complement each dish. Location: Blu Bistro & Coffee House. Contact: Jill 277344 •

Cycle Workshop 6.30pm to 8pm Skill share workshop. puncture repairs, brake and gear adjustments. Max 6 people, bring your own bike. £2 per person. Location: Monkey Park, Chester St [Was Tile Centre]. Contact: Alastair Meikle 01246 520820 • • FB: Monkey Park

Felt Making Friday 6.30pm to 8.30pm Felt Making beginners workshop just £10 includes materials. Limited spaces, booking essential. Learn how to use the wet felting technique and colourful merino wool fibres to create handmade felt for a corsage or purse. Location: Harlequin Arts Studio, Unit 2a, Brampton Courtyard, Old Hall Road, S40 3RG. T: Karen Herrick 07980 039647 •

Football Quiz 8pm start Football quiz with pie and pea supper. Entry by donation to Salvation Army. Football card etc. inc prizes.Location: The Barrel. Acoustic Singer ‘Angela Turner’ From 9pm Free entry for all – Open until Midnight. Location:  The Royal Oak. Contact: Lee or Madeleine Griffin  01246 205015 •


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