Families can have exciting times at the Chapel Gallery in December with plenty of exciting free events.
There are free family fun events at the gallery on Saturday 6, 13 and 20 December when people can enjoy the gallery’s Family Friendly room between 10am and 4pm. No need to book, just drop in. There will be simple colouring in, cutting and sticking festive activities for children and adults to make and do together. Children must be supervised by a responsible adult.
Also on Saturday 13 December children can enjoy free festive storytelling as Sue Allonby takes them on a magical journey with her Christmas tales between 10.30am and midday.
Talented musician Naomi Koop will be performing at the gallery on Monday 22 December, charming all who visit with her own special brand of music, providing amazing vintage sounds on her violin.
Then on Tuesday 23 December the gallery hosts a great creative Christmas party family event between 10.30am and 12.30pm and 1.30pm and 3.30pm. Hosted by a Christmas Angel there will be a plenty of festive activities. Fancy dress is optional but there’s free face painting for anyone who arrives in fancy dress.
Places must be booked in advance for the festive storytelling and the Christmas family event, so please call the gallery on 01695 571328 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Councillor David Sudworth, portfolio holder for Leisure, said: “Christmas will be here before you know it, so get in the festive mood by coming along to the gallery and enjoying one of its events.”
The gallery is open every Monday before Christmas in December as well as from Tuesday to Saturday, so this gives people more time to visit and enjoy the Objects of Desire exhibition, where they can choose a unique Christmas gift from fabulous items made by around 30 high-end designers. They can also see the showcase of magical and dreamlike work by award-winning artist Judy Musselle.