What's on in Countesthorpe

Village events are detailed below. If you are organising an event that takes place in Countesthorpe, consider adding it to our listing.
 
November   2018  top

20th November 2018 [Tuesday]
Relax Kids - Magical Adventures
16:15 - 17:15 - Countesthorpe Village Hall

For children aged 6-9 Years. Classes help children learn tools to control their emotions and wellbeing using Relax Kids unique, award winning 7 steps. Booking is essential.

For more information visit:
https://www.facebook.com/relaxkidsleicesterwithpaula/

For bookings go to:
http://www.relaxkids.com/class-booking.aspx?class=13088


24th November 2018 [Saturday]
Active Arts Rob Gee
7pm doors show 7.30 - Countesthorpe Village Hall

The 'seriously funny' (Sunday Mirror) comic, poet and psychiatric nurse Rob Gee strikes storytelling gold with his smart, dark and very witty comedy-theatre crime show set on a dementia ward.

Tickets @£10 and £8 conc. from our Hotline 07531440 365


27th November 2018 [Tuesday]
Relax Kids - Magical Adventures
16:15 - 17:15 - Countesthorpe Village Hall

For children aged 6-9 Years. Classes help children learn tools to control their emotions and wellbeing using Relax Kids unique, award winning 7 steps. Booking is essential.

For more information visit:
https://www.facebook.com/relaxkidsleicesterwithpaula/

For bookings go to:
http://www.relaxkids.com/class-booking.aspx?class=13088


29th November 2018 [Thursday]
LE8 FIVE Brass Quintet Festive Music
5.00 pm - Cherry Lane-Glebe Garden Centre

Christmas music for Cherry Lane Customer rewards night
 
December   2018  top

1st December 2018 [Saturday]
Active Arts Christmas Wreath making
10-12noon - Countesthorpe Cricket Club

With Linda Warner

£15 per person, all material provided.
Bring your own bling!

For a place on the workshop please contact our Hotline.

Must be pre booked please.
If you want to book a place please get in touch via the Active Arts contact page https://www.activearts.info/contact


2nd December 2018 [Sunday]
SERVICE OF LIGHT
4.30pm - St Andrew's Church

A service to remember loved ones now departed
Tree of Light


2nd December 2018 [Sunday]
LE8 FIVE Brass Quintet Festive Music
12noon-2pm - Cherry Lane-Glebe Garden Centre

Festive music for Cherry Lane Customers


4th December 2018 [Tuesday]
Relax Kids - Magical Adventures
16:15 - 17:15 - Countesthorpe Village Hall

For children aged 6-9 Years. Classes help children learn tools to control their emotions and wellbeing using Relax Kids unique, award winning 7 steps. Booking is essential.

For more information visit:
https://www.facebook.com/relaxkidsleicesterwithpaula/

For bookings go to:
http://www.relaxkids.com/class-booking.aspx?class=13088


8th December 2018 [Saturday]
Methodist Church Christmas Tree Festival
Open 10.00 - 16.00 - Countesthorpe Methodist Church

Annual Christmas Tree Festival will be on from 10am until 4pm
Tea, coffee and cakes available all day.
Lunch (jacket potatoes) served between 12.30 and 2pm.
There will also be some musical entertainment from the children of Greenfield School in the morning.
Admission is free.
Ramp access into church.
Car parking at rear of church or use nearby village car parks.


9th December 2018 [Sunday]
Christingle Service
Service starts at 10am - Countesthorpe Methodist Chapel Wigston St

Traditional Christingle Service


11th December 2018 [Tuesday]
Relax Kids - Magical Adventures
16:15 - 17:15 - Countesthorpe Village Hall

For children aged 6-9 Years. Classes help children learn tools to control their emotions and wellbeing using Relax Kids unique, award winning 7 steps. Booking is essential.

For more information visit:
https://www.facebook.com/relaxkidsleicesterwithpaula/

For bookings go to:
http://www.relaxkids.com/class-booking.aspx?class=13088


12th December 2018 [Wednesday]
CAKES and CAROLS
2.00pm - St Andrew's Church

CAKES AND CAROLS CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION
Good company. Gifts and cards.
Information from Gail Mackley 277 8982


15th December 2018 [Saturday]
Messy Church
4.00-6.00pm - St Andrew's Church

Worship and Activities for all the family


16th December 2018 [Sunday]
Carol Service
6.00pm - St Andrew's Church

Annual service of lessons and carols


17th December 2018 [Monday]
Active Arts Sing Christmas
7pm start - Countesthorpe Village Hall

Come and join us again when we Sing Christmas
via BBC Radio Leicester and the rest of the county in our village hall.

Doors open at 6.30 for a 7pm start.

New community choirs invited, so come early to get a seat.

A FREE event but we will be collecting tins of food for our local Foodbank


20th December 2018 [Thursday]
LE8 FIVE Brass Quintet Festive Music
12noon-2pm - Leicester New Market Square

Festive Music at The Craft Fair in Leicesters New Market Square


23rd December 2018 [Sunday]
Carol Service
Service starts at 4pm - Countesthorpe Methodist Chapel Wigston St

Mince pies/cakes/coffee/tea after the service


24th December 2018 [Monday]
Christingle Services
3.00pm and 5.00pm - St Andrew's Church

Christmas Eve Christingle services.
A delightful children's service to raise money for The Children's Society


24th December 2018 [Monday]
'Midnight' Communion
11.30pm - St Andrew's Church

Annual Christmas Eve Midnight Holy Communion


25th December 2018 [Tuesday]
Christmas Day Service
Service starts at 10am - Countesthorpe Methodist Chapel Wigston St

Short service to start the Christmas celebrations. Perhaps bring one of your presents along to show everyone!


25th December 2018 [Tuesday]
All Age Christmas Communion
10.00am - St Andrew's Church

Christmas service for all the family
 
January   2019  top

18th January 2019 [Friday]
Active Arts Kate Dimbleby Sing Happy
Doors 7pm show starts 7.30 - Countesthorpe Village Hall

A cabaret artist at the top of her game, Kate (daughter of broadcasting icon David) Dimbleby's acclaimed one-woman a cappella show is a 'life affirming, must-see show' (Sunday Times), weaving stunning vocals with self-deprecating humour.

Magnetic stage presence and self-deprecating humour tells the story of how 'she found her own voice’.

Tickets from Hotline 0753 1440 365
at £10 & £8 Conc. or on the door


19th January 2019 [Saturday]
Messy Church
4.00-6.00pm - St Andrew's Church

Worship and Activities for all the family


20th January 2019 [Sunday]
Joint Service for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity
11.00am - St Andrew's Church

Worshipping together in the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity
 
February   2019  top

9th February 2019 [Saturday]
Active Arts Helix Ensemble
Doors 7pm show starts 7.30 - St Andrews Church

A most welcome return of the award winning Helix Ensemble, a flexible group of experienced musicians from the East Midlands who perform chamber music and small orchestral works all over the country.

Tickets from Helix or our Hotline
0753 1440 365 at £10 each.

 
March   2019  top

9th March 2019 [Saturday]
Active Arts Annual Art Exhibition
1pm-4.30 - Countesthorpe Leysland Community College

One of the most important art exhibitions in the county, now in its 28th year.
Over 300 works of art from professional and amateur artists.
Watercolours, ceramics, sculptures, photography.

Most available for sale Admission £2.50 Includes coffee & biscuits

Children free


10th March 2019 [Sunday]
Active Arts Annual Art Exhibition
10.30-4.30pm - Countesthorpe Leysland Community College

One of the most important art exhibitions in the county, now in its 28th year.
Over 300 works of art from professional and amateur artists.
Watercolours, ceramics, sculptures, photography.

Most available for sale Admission £2.50 Includes coffee & biscuits

Children free


15th March 2019 [Friday]
Active Arts Big Band Night
7.30 - Countesthorpe Leysland Community College

We used to give you two bands, now thanks to inflation we have THREE Bands for you.
The Enderby Big Band etc.etc.

Tickets from Hotline 0753 1440 365
at £10 & £8 Conc.

 
May   2019  top

10th May 2019 [Friday]
Active Arts Variety Show
7.30 - Countesthorpe Village Hall

Countesthorpe’s own Variety concert in Countesthorpe village hall with

Sliphorn. A trombone led jazz collective.
Acoustic Sound-Debbie & Nic
Fourplay Ladies a cappella group -and a host of other friends.

Tickets from Hotline 0753 1440 365
at £10 & £8 Conc.
 
June   2019  top

21st June 2019 [Friday]
Active Arts Return of Rockbottom
7.30 - Countesthorpe Village Hall

“….. Rock Bottom have their following of
1000 or so fans who like their style……”
Iain…Fanzone

Tickets £10.*From Active Arts hotline
0753 1440 365

 
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