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Thu. 15 Nov, 2018

Christmas Shopping at at RHS Wisley

Thu. 15 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Christmas at Wisley is a wonderful shopping opportunity with the Plant Centre, Wisley Christmas Shop and the Shop, which will remain open late (8pm) during Christmas Glow (1st Dec - 2nd Jan). Plants, seeds and gardening accessories are available at the Plant Centre, the Shop has a wide range of books, food and gifts such as candles, cosmetics and china including the new RHS designs; the Wisley Christmas shop has everything to make your Christmas bright, with wreaths, trees, decorations and lights. Every sale supports the charitable work of the RHS. There is also a mini Christmas market on the Terrace with several favourite local artisan food sellers, open from 1st – 23rd December. Please check website for details.

The Rural Crafts Association Loseley House Christmas Fair

Thu. 15 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Rediscover the art of enjoyable Christmas shopping at Crafts for Christmas, presented by the Rural Crafts Association. An opportunity to purchase inspirational craftwork and specialist foods in comfortable surroundings.

Buggyfit at Polesden Lacey

Thu. 15 Nov, 2018 10:00 am - 11:00 am

This post natal exercise program aims to help strengthen and stabilise the post pregnancy body, specifically targeting those weaker muscles.

Classes vary each week to always keep exercises interesting and fun in the fabulous fresh air and beautiful grounds of Polesden Lacey.

Winter Walk at RHS Wisley

All day

Bring the family for a walk through the frosrty landscape of Wisley on a winter's day. Explore this seasonal walk full of winter scents, colours and textures. With architectural outlines softened by modern mass plantings, there are many views to enjoy. Free with normal Garden entry, and if you book in advance there is a 10% discount.

Christmas Lights Switch On in Guildford

Thu. 15 Nov, 2018 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm

There will be unicorns outside Debenhams, a host of children’s entertainment around town throughout the afternoon plus live music on the Experience Guildford stage outside Holy Trinity Church, at Guildford Fringe Buskers’ Corner and from roaming choirs.

Find the EG Christmas Elves as they dash around town throughout the day (3 – 6 & 7 – 8), take a selfie with them and share it via Facebook, Instagram or Twitter using #ElfieSelfie and #GuildfordLights to be entered in to a prize draw to win a family ticket to this year’s Yvonne Arnaud pantomime, Cinderella (T&Cs apply).

At 6.00pm 96.4 Eagle Radio’s Peter Gordon will host the balcony show from the Guildhall ahead of the light switch on at 7.00pm. Meet the cast of the Yvonne Arnaud panto, Cinderella, along with local sports teams and surprise guests. Afterwards, there will be a spectacular firework display courtesy of White Lion Walk and even more music at the Experience Guildford stage.

This year there will be two dedicated quiet spaces at Cosy Club and Skipton Building Society, so that those who might find the crowds a little overwhelming can still soak up the atmosphere of the evening.

Oxted Christmas Fair

Thu. 15 Nov, 2018 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Oxted's Christmas Lights Switch On and Late Night Shopping event takes place on Thursday 15 November from 5pm to 8pm with an evening of free entertainment for all the family.

Activities include:

  • 5pm: Free entertainment starts including fairground rides, side shows, jugglers, face painting, balloon sculpting and stilt walkers, as well as a gaming bus and traditional fairground stalls.
  • 5pm: Christmas shop window reveal will start on Station Road West moving to Station Road East.
  • 6pm: Father Christmas will arrive by horse and carriage to switch on the festive lights outside Lorimers.

There will be plenty of warming seasonal food on offer and the shops will be packed with gifts, crafts and produce to get your Christmas shopping started in style. The Oxted Band will be playing and visitors can enjoy free carriage rides courtesy of Alex Jones.

Please come along to help celebrate the magic of Christmas in Oxted and show support for local businesses. For more information visit www.loveoxted.co.uk.

Fri. 16 Nov, 2018

Christmas Shopping at at RHS Wisley

Fri. 16 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Christmas at Wisley is a wonderful shopping opportunity with the Plant Centre, Wisley Christmas Shop and the Shop, which will remain open late (8pm) during Christmas Glow (1st Dec - 2nd Jan). Plants, seeds and gardening accessories are available at the Plant Centre, the Shop has a wide range of books, food and gifts such as candles, cosmetics and china including the new RHS designs; the Wisley Christmas shop has everything to make your Christmas bright, with wreaths, trees, decorations and lights. Every sale supports the charitable work of the RHS. There is also a mini Christmas market on the Terrace with several favourite local artisan food sellers, open from 1st – 23rd December. Please check website for details.

The Rural Crafts Association Loseley House Christmas Fair

Fri. 16 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Rediscover the art of enjoyable Christmas shopping at Crafts for Christmas, presented by the Rural Crafts Association. An opportunity to purchase inspirational craftwork and specialist foods in comfortable surroundings.

Winter Walk at RHS Wisley

All day

Bring the family for a walk through the frosrty landscape of Wisley on a winter's day. Explore this seasonal walk full of winter scents, colours and textures. With architectural outlines softened by modern mass plantings, there are many views to enjoy. Free with normal Garden entry, and if you book in advance there is a 10% discount.

Crafty Storytime at Haslemere Library

Fri. 16 Nov, 2018 10:30 am - 11:15 am

Come along to Haslemere Library for our themed Storytime and related craft activity. Every Friday morning from 10:30 - 11:15 during term time. This event is free to attend. Today we will be reading Who ate the cake by Kate Leake

As Quiet as a Mouse at Haslemere Museum

Fri. 16 Nov, 2018 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

For under 5s with their parent/carer.

Friday 16 November | 1.30 pm –2.30 pm               

Join us for this fun action story and make a mouse finger puppet

Children £2 | Adults £1 |No need to book

Sat. 17 Nov, 2018

Christmas Shopping at at RHS Wisley

Sat. 17 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Christmas at Wisley is a wonderful shopping opportunity with the Plant Centre, Wisley Christmas Shop and the Shop, which will remain open late (8pm) during Christmas Glow (1st Dec - 2nd Jan). Plants, seeds and gardening accessories are available at the Plant Centre, the Shop has a wide range of books, food and gifts such as candles, cosmetics and china including the new RHS designs; the Wisley Christmas shop has everything to make your Christmas bright, with wreaths, trees, decorations and lights. Every sale supports the charitable work of the RHS. There is also a mini Christmas market on the Terrace with several favourite local artisan food sellers, open from 1st – 23rd December. Please check website for details.

The Rural Crafts Association Loseley House Christmas Fair

Sat. 17 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Rediscover the art of enjoyable Christmas shopping at Crafts for Christmas, presented by the Rural Crafts Association. An opportunity to purchase inspirational craftwork and specialist foods in comfortable surroundings.

Winter Walk at RHS Wisley

All day

Bring the family for a walk through the frosrty landscape of Wisley on a winter's day. Explore this seasonal walk full of winter scents, colours and textures. With architectural outlines softened by modern mass plantings, there are many views to enjoy. Free with normal Garden entry, and if you book in advance there is a 10% discount.

Christmas Fair - East Molesey Methodist Church

Sat. 17 Nov, 2018 10:30 am - 3:00 pm

Come and visit the East Molesey Methodist Church Christmas Fair on Saturday 17th November. Open from 10.30am - 3.00pm at Manor Road KT8 9JU. Includes Christmas shopping ideas from handmade gifts and greetings cards, plants, jams and chutneys. There is also a children's craft and play area with rides. Plus there is an amazing model railway exhibition in the adjacent hall. Refreshments and food are available all day and entry is free. Fun for all the family - what's not to like?

Meet Peppa Pig at The Square Camberley

Sat. 17 Nov, 2018 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

As part of the Camberley Christmas Light Switch On event, families will have the chance to meet the popular Peppa Pig!   Taking place at The Square Camberley, Peppa Pig will be appearing in intervals between 10.30am and 3.00pm.  Families and young shoppers will get the chance to meet and take photos with the famous TV star!

'The Big ENORMOUS Present' in Guildford

Sat. 17 Nov, 2018 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

It’s big, it’s huge, it’s… ENORMOUS!  A mysterious present has appeared in the school playground.  Who can it possibly be for?  Jack, Dot or Polly?  What could be waiting inside? The Big ENORMOUS Present (Saturday 17 November) explores the pressures of fitting in, where we find happiness and how giving can sometimes feel as good as receiving.  Most suitable for ages 3-8 years. The Mill Studio, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre All tickets £9 (Price includes a 50p Restoration Levy and 50p Booking Fee) Box Office: 01483 44 00 00 Website: www.yvonne-arnaud.co.uk

RSPCA South Godstone Christmas Fair

Sat. 17 Nov, 2018 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday 17 November 2018 11 am - 4 pm    Our Christmas Fair is festive fun for all the family!   The entertainment will include games, stalls, face painting, craft stalls and lots more.   Visit Santa and his elves in their special Christmas grotto! Admission to Santa's Grotto: £3.00 per child, present included.   Burgers, home-made cakes and drinks   Free parking   All proceeds directly support the animal centre

Christmas Lights Switch-on event in Redhill

Sat. 17 Nov, 2018 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

All the fun starts at 12 noon with loads of fantastic free family entertainment, including dancers, jugglers and acrobats, an amazing pyrotechnic display and explosive Lights Switch-on at 4pm!

Busylizzy Pregnant Mums Meetup in Guildford

Sat. 17 Nov, 2018 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

We are hosting this meetup to give local pregnant mums the chance to meet each other and get to know each other over coffee / tea / whatever you fancy! Meet in the cafe at Nuffield. Non members are very welcome to join us!

Christmas Lights Switch-on in Cranleigh

Sat. 17 Nov, 2018 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us for live entertainment around the Christmas Tree in Fountain Square from 5pm before the lights are officially switched-on at 6pm.

There will be fairground rides in the High Street, an Italian market in Stocklund Square, a visit from Father Christmas and special offers from our local retailers.

5pm – Cranleigh Dance & Theatre Arts Junior Display Team

5.30pm – Will Kelsey

6pm – Christmas Lights Switched On by TV presenter Katherine Higgins

6.05pm – Surrey Youth Music Theatre

Sun. 18 Nov, 2018

Christmas Shopping at at RHS Wisley

Sun. 18 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Christmas at Wisley is a wonderful shopping opportunity with the Plant Centre, Wisley Christmas Shop and the Shop, which will remain open late (8pm) during Christmas Glow (1st Dec - 2nd Jan). Plants, seeds and gardening accessories are available at the Plant Centre, the Shop has a wide range of books, food and gifts such as candles, cosmetics and china including the new RHS designs; the Wisley Christmas shop has everything to make your Christmas bright, with wreaths, trees, decorations and lights. Every sale supports the charitable work of the RHS. There is also a mini Christmas market on the Terrace with several favourite local artisan food sellers, open from 1st – 23rd December. Please check website for details.

The Rural Crafts Association Loseley House Christmas Fair

Sun. 18 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Rediscover the art of enjoyable Christmas shopping at Crafts for Christmas, presented by the Rural Crafts Association. An opportunity to purchase inspirational craftwork and specialist foods in comfortable surroundings.

Winter Walk at RHS Wisley

All day

Bring the family for a walk through the frosrty landscape of Wisley on a winter's day. Explore this seasonal walk full of winter scents, colours and textures. With architectural outlines softened by modern mass plantings, there are many views to enjoy. Free with normal Garden entry, and if you book in advance there is a 10% discount.

Military Vehicles Day at Brooklands Museum

Sun. 18 Nov, 2018 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Over 80 vehicles, spanning the decades and representing the field of conflict from around the world, are expected for our annual Military Vehicles Day. As well as the spectacular displays in the Paddock and around the site, there will be the chance to see some of these machines put through their paces as they tackle Test Hill and the off-road circuit at Mercedes-Benz World. In addition to the Military Vehicles display, we will be welcoming a host of war-time re-enactors from across the decades, to the site.

Christmas Parade in Staines-upon-Thames

Sun. 18 Nov, 2018 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Staines-Upon-Thames will be kicking off the festive season with their annual Christmas Parade, running through Staines High Street on Sunday 18th November.   Starting at 10.30am, come down to Staines-Upon-Thames and watch Father Christmas, his elf and many other Christmas themed characters parade their way through the High Street!

The Make Space at Watts Gallery

Sun. 18 Nov, 2018 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

No space at home to be messy? Drop in to the Make Space. From printmaking to painting and sewing to sculpture, families can explore different kinds of materials and making.

Nearly New Sale - Baby and Children's Market in Guildford

Sun. 18 Nov, 2018 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

***ALL SELLERE STALLS FULLY BOOKED - WAITING LIST BEING TAKEN*** WHERE: Guildford Children's Centre Hazel Avenue Guildford GU1 1NR WHEN: Sunday 18th November 2018   2PM - 4PM WHATS ON OFFER? Lots of stalls bursting with top quality LIKE NEW and NEW baby and Children's items frombirth to around 8 years. Plus a small selection of local businesses in the Baby and Children's industry showcasing and selling their products and services all under one roof! Great brands at up to 90% off the full retail price! * £1 entry per adult, kids FREE * INDOOR market *Plenty of FREE parking available * Bring plenty of CASH, no ATM on site For more information please contact Ellie: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. document.getElementById('cloak95d5b333a1fa90f0a6bfdb37de84ac07').innerHTML = ''; var prefix = 'ma' + 'il' + 'to'; var path = 'hr' + 'ef' + '='; var addy95d5b333a1fa90f0a6bfdb37de84ac07 = 'ellie' + '@'; addy95d5b333a1fa90f0a6bfdb37de84ac07 = addy95d5b333a1fa90f0a6bfdb37de84ac07 + 'babyandchildrensmarket' + '.' + 'co' + '.' + 'uk'; var addy_text95d5b333a1fa90f0a6bfdb37de84ac07 = 'ellie' + '@' + 'babyandchildrensmarket' + '.' + 'co' + '.' + 'uk';document.getElementById('cloak95d5b333a1fa90f0a6bfdb37de84ac07').innerHTML += ''+addy_text95d5b333a1fa90f0a6bfdb37de84ac07+''; www.babyandchildrensmarket.co.uk

Mon. 19 Nov, 2018

Christmas Shopping at at RHS Wisley

Mon. 19 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Christmas at Wisley is a wonderful shopping opportunity with the Plant Centre, Wisley Christmas Shop and the Shop, which will remain open late (8pm) during Christmas Glow (1st Dec - 2nd Jan). Plants, seeds and gardening accessories are available at the Plant Centre, the Shop has a wide range of books, food and gifts such as candles, cosmetics and china including the new RHS designs; the Wisley Christmas shop has everything to make your Christmas bright, with wreaths, trees, decorations and lights. Every sale supports the charitable work of the RHS. There is also a mini Christmas market on the Terrace with several favourite local artisan food sellers, open from 1st – 23rd December. Please check website for details.

Buggyfit at Polesden Lacey

Mon. 19 Nov, 2018 10:00 am - 11:00 am

This post natal exercise program aims to help strengthen and stabilise the post pregnancy body, specifically targeting those weaker muscles.

Classes vary each week to always keep exercises interesting and fun in the fabulous fresh air and beautiful grounds of Polesden Lacey.

Winter Walk at RHS Wisley

All day

Bring the family for a walk through the frosrty landscape of Wisley on a winter's day. Explore this seasonal walk full of winter scents, colours and textures. With architectural outlines softened by modern mass plantings, there are many views to enjoy. Free with normal Garden entry, and if you book in advance there is a 10% discount.

Storytime at RHS Wisley

Mon. 19 Nov, 2018 11:30 am - 11:50 am

Bring your children along to our weekly Storytime sessions in the Wisley Garden Library where they can get lost in the natural world of creepy-crawlies and garden adventures.

Sessions last around 20 minutes and run every Monday (except Bank Holidays). Suitable for under 5yrs accompanied by an adult.

Tue. 20 Nov, 2018

Christmas Shopping at at RHS Wisley

Tue. 20 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Christmas at Wisley is a wonderful shopping opportunity with the Plant Centre, Wisley Christmas Shop and the Shop, which will remain open late (8pm) during Christmas Glow (1st Dec - 2nd Jan). Plants, seeds and gardening accessories are available at the Plant Centre, the Shop has a wide range of books, food and gifts such as candles, cosmetics and china including the new RHS designs; the Wisley Christmas shop has everything to make your Christmas bright, with wreaths, trees, decorations and lights. Every sale supports the charitable work of the RHS. There is also a mini Christmas market on the Terrace with several favourite local artisan food sellers, open from 1st – 23rd December. Please check website for details.

Winter Walk at RHS Wisley

All day

Bring the family for a walk through the frosrty landscape of Wisley on a winter's day. Explore this seasonal walk full of winter scents, colours and textures. With architectural outlines softened by modern mass plantings, there are many views to enjoy. Free with normal Garden entry, and if you book in advance there is a 10% discount.

Art Workshop - Creative Screenprinting - Create Your Own Art - Dorking

Tue. 20 Nov, 2018 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

DESCRIPTION – CREATIVE SCREENPRINTING Are you looking to explore your creativity? Want to learn a fun and easy way to create colourful artwork. Ever wondered whether you can screenprint artwork that looks modern, elegant and colourful? Become a printing expert artist and create your very own original artwork at this fun workshop.   This hands-on class is ideal for those looking to explore their creativity and learn more than just basic screenprinting. This class is not just another intro-to-screenprinting class. Instead, in this this workshop, the boundaries of what screenprinting is and how it can be used to create stunning original art will be stretched. In this “Creative Screenprinting” workshop, you will learn five main techniques that go beyond basic screenprinting, including monoprinting, linocuts, stamping, reverse printing and creating texture in your prints through a technique used by Andy Warhol. The workshop will give you the knowledge and practical expertise to create your very own original screenprint artwork. Note that some knowledge of screenprinting is helpful but not necessary for this workshop. Beginners are welcome and will learn the basics of screenprinting as well.   All materials will be provided and you will go home with your very own fantastic original printed artwork ready to display.   The class is limited to 6 participants to ensure plenty of chances to ask questions and learn directly from Vera. Complementary refreshments will be provided.  

SURREY MUMMY DISCOUNT: To get 30% off your ticket, simply quote SURREYMUMMYWORKSHOP at checkout.       To learn about Vera’s other art workshops, check out https://www.veraveraonthewall.com/collections/workshops   About the venue: Tuesday, November 20, 2018 10:30 am – 1:00 pm   Westcott & Williams 41 West StreetDorking, Surrey, RH4 1BU    

Website and online art gallery: https://www.veraveraonthewall.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/veravera.onthewall/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/veraveraonthewall/  

Wed. 21 Nov, 2018

Christmas Craft Fair at RHS Wisley

Wed. 21 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

The very popular Christmas Contemporary Craft Fair returns to Wisley and visitors can see a calibre of exhibitor not often seen at other craft fairs. The UK has a wealth of individual and talented designer craftmakers and artists who produce wonderful original items that cannot be found amongst the mass-produced and imported goods on the high street. Over 200 hundred exhibitors will be present. The event is being held within the Garden so be sure to make time for a stroll around the beautiful surroundings for a breath of fresh air with surprising winter colour and the warmth of the awe-inspiring Glasshouse. Normal Garden admission applies, which includes entry to the Craft Fair, remember that advance booking gives you a 10% discount. RHS Members and a family guest go free. Last entry one hour before closing. Please note that the Fair will close one hour earlier on Sunday at 4:30pm.

Christmas Shopping at at RHS Wisley

Wed. 21 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Christmas at Wisley is a wonderful shopping opportunity with the Plant Centre, Wisley Christmas Shop and the Shop, which will remain open late (8pm) during Christmas Glow (1st Dec - 2nd Jan). Plants, seeds and gardening accessories are available at the Plant Centre, the Shop has a wide range of books, food and gifts such as candles, cosmetics and china including the new RHS designs; the Wisley Christmas shop has everything to make your Christmas bright, with wreaths, trees, decorations and lights. Every sale supports the charitable work of the RHS. There is also a mini Christmas market on the Terrace with several favourite local artisan food sellers, open from 1st – 23rd December. Please check website for details.

Toddler Time at Rydes Hill Prep

Wed. 21 Nov, 2018 9:30 am - 10:30 am

FREE Toddler Time at Rydes Hill Prep, every 9.30-10.30am. For 18 months to 3 year olds.

The theme today is Let's Get Active.

Book early to avoid disappointment.

Winter Walk at RHS Wisley

All day

Bring the family for a walk through the frosrty landscape of Wisley on a winter's day. Explore this seasonal walk full of winter scents, colours and textures. With architectural outlines softened by modern mass plantings, there are many views to enjoy. Free with normal Garden entry, and if you book in advance there is a 10% discount.

Guildford Mummies Club & Busylizzy Coffee Morning

Wed. 21 Nov, 2018 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Guildford Mummies Club & Busylizzy Guildford have teamed up to hold a coffee morning for all the wonderful mummies in the local area. So please come & join us for coffee, cake & a chat in a friendly & relaxed environment. Bring the children or enjoy some me time. No booking required, everyone (members and non members) welcome! Hope to see you there 😁

Full Afternoon Tea at Box Hill

Wed. 21 Nov, 2018 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Providing a delicate afternoon tea & homemade cakes. With an assortment of savoury delights, our own hand-made fruit scones, strawberry jam and clotted cream. Make it an afternoon to remember.

Booking is essential.

Thu. 22 Nov, 2018

Christmas Craft Fair at RHS Wisley

Thu. 22 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

The very popular Christmas Contemporary Craft Fair returns to Wisley and visitors can see a calibre of exhibitor not often seen at other craft fairs. The UK has a wealth of individual and talented designer craftmakers and artists who produce wonderful original items that cannot be found amongst the mass-produced and imported goods on the high street. Over 200 hundred exhibitors will be present. The event is being held within the Garden so be sure to make time for a stroll around the beautiful surroundings for a breath of fresh air with surprising winter colour and the warmth of the awe-inspiring Glasshouse. Normal Garden admission applies, which includes entry to the Craft Fair, remember that advance booking gives you a 10% discount. RHS Members and a family guest go free. Last entry one hour before closing. Please note that the Fair will close one hour earlier on Sunday at 4:30pm.

Christmas Shopping at at RHS Wisley

Thu. 22 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Christmas at Wisley is a wonderful shopping opportunity with the Plant Centre, Wisley Christmas Shop and the Shop, which will remain open late (8pm) during Christmas Glow (1st Dec - 2nd Jan). Plants, seeds and gardening accessories are available at the Plant Centre, the Shop has a wide range of books, food and gifts such as candles, cosmetics and china including the new RHS designs; the Wisley Christmas shop has everything to make your Christmas bright, with wreaths, trees, decorations and lights. Every sale supports the charitable work of the RHS. There is also a mini Christmas market on the Terrace with several favourite local artisan food sellers, open from 1st – 23rd December. Please check website for details.

Buggyfit at Polesden Lacey

Thu. 22 Nov, 2018 10:00 am - 11:00 am

This post natal exercise program aims to help strengthen and stabilise the post pregnancy body, specifically targeting those weaker muscles.

Classes vary each week to always keep exercises interesting and fun in the fabulous fresh air and beautiful grounds of Polesden Lacey.

Winter Walk at RHS Wisley

All day

Bring the family for a walk through the frosrty landscape of Wisley on a winter's day. Explore this seasonal walk full of winter scents, colours and textures. With architectural outlines softened by modern mass plantings, there are many views to enjoy. Free with normal Garden entry, and if you book in advance there is a 10% discount.

Christmas at Kew

All day

See the Gardens light up for an unforgettable after-dark festive trail of lights. 22 November 2018 to 5 January 2019.

'The Spirit of Christmas' at Epsom Market Place

Thu. 22 Nov, 2018 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm

'The Spirit of Christmas' at Epsom Market Place on Thursday 22 November from 4-8.30pm.

The event features family fairground rides, Santa's grotto, a giant selfie snow globe, yummy festive treats, mulled wine, live entertainment throughout the evening and lots more! 

The stage sponsored by Epsom & Ewell Families will showcase local talent with performances from 4pm onwards by Ambition School of Dance, Surrey Dance Addicts, Starstruck Dance Academy, Terri-Jayne's School of Dance, Stagecoach Epsom, Dandelion Theatre Arts, Protegem and Lucie Benson school of Dance.

Father Christmas and the Mayor of Epsom & Ewell, Councillor Neil Dallen will switch on the Christmas tree and Clock Tower lights at 7pm. This year's event will raise funds for the charity, Epsom Riding for the Disabled.

Fri. 23 Nov, 2018

Christmas Craft Fair at RHS Wisley

Fri. 23 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

The very popular Christmas Contemporary Craft Fair returns to Wisley and visitors can see a calibre of exhibitor not often seen at other craft fairs. The UK has a wealth of individual and talented designer craftmakers and artists who produce wonderful original items that cannot be found amongst the mass-produced and imported goods on the high street. Over 200 hundred exhibitors will be present. The event is being held within the Garden so be sure to make time for a stroll around the beautiful surroundings for a breath of fresh air with surprising winter colour and the warmth of the awe-inspiring Glasshouse. Normal Garden admission applies, which includes entry to the Craft Fair, remember that advance booking gives you a 10% discount. RHS Members and a family guest go free. Last entry one hour before closing. Please note that the Fair will close one hour earlier on Sunday at 4:30pm.

Christmas Shopping at at RHS Wisley

Fri. 23 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Christmas at Wisley is a wonderful shopping opportunity with the Plant Centre, Wisley Christmas Shop and the Shop, which will remain open late (8pm) during Christmas Glow (1st Dec - 2nd Jan). Plants, seeds and gardening accessories are available at the Plant Centre, the Shop has a wide range of books, food and gifts such as candles, cosmetics and china including the new RHS designs; the Wisley Christmas shop has everything to make your Christmas bright, with wreaths, trees, decorations and lights. Every sale supports the charitable work of the RHS. There is also a mini Christmas market on the Terrace with several favourite local artisan food sellers, open from 1st – 23rd December. Please check website for details.

Winter Walk at RHS Wisley

All day

Bring the family for a walk through the frosrty landscape of Wisley on a winter's day. Explore this seasonal walk full of winter scents, colours and textures. With architectural outlines softened by modern mass plantings, there are many views to enjoy. Free with normal Garden entry, and if you book in advance there is a 10% discount.

Christmas at Kew

All day

See the Gardens light up for an unforgettable after-dark festive trail of lights. 22 November 2018 to 5 January 2019.

Crafty Storytime at Haslemere Library

Fri. 23 Nov, 2018 10:30 am - 11:15 am

Come along to Haslemere Library for our themed Storytime and related craft activity. Every Friday morning from 10:30 - 11:15 during term time. This event is free to attend. Today we will be reading Who ate the cake by Kate Leake

Christmas Market at Weald & Downland

Fri. 23 Nov, 2018 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Find that perfect gift and enjoy a great day out at the Museum! Our bustling Christmas Market sees over 150 stands – selling arts, crafts, food, unusual gifts and much more – ‘pop up’ in our collection of rescued historic buildings and houses, in our award-winning Gridshell building and around other locations on the Museum site. Follow the signs and explore!

As well as craft and trade stands, there will be festive music and tasty seasonal treats to sample and buy.

Sat. 24 Nov, 2018

Christmas Craft Fair at RHS Wisley

Sat. 24 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

The very popular Christmas Contemporary Craft Fair returns to Wisley and visitors can see a calibre of exhibitor not often seen at other craft fairs. The UK has a wealth of individual and talented designer craftmakers and artists who produce wonderful original items that cannot be found amongst the mass-produced and imported goods on the high street. Over 200 hundred exhibitors will be present. The event is being held within the Garden so be sure to make time for a stroll around the beautiful surroundings for a breath of fresh air with surprising winter colour and the warmth of the awe-inspiring Glasshouse. Normal Garden admission applies, which includes entry to the Craft Fair, remember that advance booking gives you a 10% discount. RHS Members and a family guest go free. Last entry one hour before closing. Please note that the Fair will close one hour earlier on Sunday at 4:30pm.

Christmas Shopping at at RHS Wisley

Sat. 24 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Christmas at Wisley is a wonderful shopping opportunity with the Plant Centre, Wisley Christmas Shop and the Shop, which will remain open late (8pm) during Christmas Glow (1st Dec - 2nd Jan). Plants, seeds and gardening accessories are available at the Plant Centre, the Shop has a wide range of books, food and gifts such as candles, cosmetics and china including the new RHS designs; the Wisley Christmas shop has everything to make your Christmas bright, with wreaths, trees, decorations and lights. Every sale supports the charitable work of the RHS. There is also a mini Christmas market on the Terrace with several favourite local artisan food sellers, open from 1st – 23rd December. Please check website for details.

Christmas Willow Wreath Workshop in Guildford

Sat. 24 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Nothing says "Christmas is here" like putting up a home-made wreath to welcome your festive guests! Lots of help will be on hand as you use locally sourced willow to create a unique wreath. All materials including flowers will be provided, as well as tea, coffee and mince pies. In the morning you will be guided through each step to create a truly individual wreath which you will be proud to hang on your door. In the afternoon you will create your own advent centerpiece with candles to light on each of the four Sundays leading up to Christmas Day. Book online today - only £95!

Winter Walk at RHS Wisley

All day

Bring the family for a walk through the frosrty landscape of Wisley on a winter's day. Explore this seasonal walk full of winter scents, colours and textures. With architectural outlines softened by modern mass plantings, there are many views to enjoy. Free with normal Garden entry, and if you book in advance there is a 10% discount.

Christmas at Kew

All day

See the Gardens light up for an unforgettable after-dark festive trail of lights. 22 November 2018 to 5 January 2019.

Christmas Weekend at Watts Gallery Artists' Village

Sat. 24 Nov, 2018 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Following last year's sell-out event, the Christmas Weekend is back! Experience the sights, scents and sounds of midwinter this November.

Make beautiful Christmas crafts, from wrapping paper to wintry wreaths and unique poetry paper-chains inspired by our exhibition, Christina Rossetti: Vision & Verse. Ice gingerbread goblins, make pomanders, tell Father Christmas your Christmas wishes, see performances by the Holly King and his merry band, and hear festive music and carol singing.

Enjoy warming food from the Tea Shop and fill your basket with seasonal delights from our artisan stallholders and our Shop.

Visit Father Christmas at Morden Hall Park, National Trust

Sat. 24 Nov, 2018 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Visit Father Christmas and his elves in an enchanted grotto to receive a gift chosen just for you! Children can draw and send their wish lists to Father Christmas via our special postcard express, and in a cosy enchanted grotto they will meet Father Christmas and his elves to receive a special gift. Suitable for babies toddlers and kids. Dogs on leads are welcome. Booking Essential:  Call 0344 249 1895  / 020 8545 6850  £10 per child.   10am – 5pm. See link for details: https://bit.ly/2CQPQO5    

Time4Us Family Sessions in Shamley Green

Sat. 24 Nov, 2018 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Time4Us is a unique and therapeutic family "team building" programme to increase confidence, learn more about each other and break down barriers of communication with the aid of animals. Elysian at Westland are running a series of programmes for families, merging ‘Family Fun’ with ‘Therapeutic Growth’. They are suitable for all families, who wish to: Have fun together Spend some time nurturing relationships Understand own family dynamics better Work on/improve any family challenges (e.g. communication)   Each session consists of a programme of activities with our animals at the farm. You will find yourselves doing a range of activities from llama or goat walking, pig petting, rabbit racing, feeding, leading, grooming, herding or dressing up a whole range of animals, as part of Equine and Animal Assisted therapy activities with emotional well-being and progression aims.   Time4Us is a 2 hour programme where groups of families undertake fun and meaningful animal assisted learning exercises together. It is a unique experience of ‘team building’ wrapped together with getting up close and personal with a whole variety of animals.   There are 6 different Time4Us programmes, so families can choose to just come once, or come for further sessions and have a varied experience each time.    Booking essential (www.elysianatwestland.org) Prices from £10.00 per person Shamley Green, Guildford GU5 0TL  

Christmas Market at Weald & Downland

Sat. 24 Nov, 2018 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Find that perfect gift and enjoy a great day out at the Museum! Our bustling Christmas Market sees over 150 stands – selling arts, crafts, food, unusual gifts and much more – ‘pop up’ in our collection of rescued historic buildings and houses, in our award-winning Gridshell building and around other locations on the Museum site. Follow the signs and explore!

As well as craft and trade stands, there will be festive music and tasty seasonal treats to sample and buy.

Meet Santa's Reindeer in Staines-on-Thames

Sat. 24 Nov, 2018 11:00 am - Sun. 25 Nov, 2018 3:00 pm

Join us in Staines-Upon-Thames as we celebrate the holidays with our friends from the North Pole! Visit us on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th November to meet and greet two of Santa's reindeer. The reindeer will be in Staines-Upon-Thames High Street from 11am - 3pm, don't forget your camera!

Hersham Village Market Christmas Fair

Sat. 24 Nov, 2018 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

If you are looking for unique hand crafted Christmas presents, home cooked cakes and bakes, pies or biscuits, Christmas wreaths or table centrepieces, then the Hersham Village Market's Christmas Fair is the place to find them. Saturday 24th November, All Saints Catholic Church Hall, Queens Road, Hersham, KT12 5LU.  Open from 12:30pm - 3:00pm.  There will be a raffle and light lunches will be served in our Coffee Lounge.  Free parking and free admission.  Cash only accepted inside the market.   

Bumps2Babies Nearly New Sale in Redhill

Sat. 24 Nov, 2018 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Pop along to see what's on offer for you and your little ones, buying quality Nearly New at a fraction of the cost.

 

The Selfish Giant in Farnham

Sat. 24 Nov, 2018 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Oscar Wilde’s classic tale is reimagined for the stage in this magical adventure for the whole family by Wrongsemble. In a very cold, grey town, not too far from here, hidden behind a crumbling wall and a thousand signs which say ‘KEEP OUT’, lives… The Selfish Giant. So selfish he shut away the garden where the children used to play and cursed the town to never-ending winter. Or so the story goes… But one curious child wants to discover what really lies within!

Festive Illuminations at Painshill Park

Sat. 24 Nov, 2018 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

See the landscape garden transformed with twinkling colourful lights and laser beams. Walk around the magical winter trail to discover glowing follies, amazing reflections and breath-taking illuminations. The winter festivities continue under the stars with a live band, food stalls and a marshmallow camp fire.

Booking essential.

The Selfish Giant (early eve) in Farnham

Sat. 24 Nov, 2018 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Oscar Wilde’s classic tale is reimagined for the stage in this magical adventure for the whole family by Wrongsemble. In a very cold, grey town, not too far from here, hidden behind a crumbling wall and a thousand signs which say ‘KEEP OUT’, lives… The Selfish Giant. So selfish he shut away the garden where the children used to play and cursed the town to never-ending winter. Or so the story goes… But one curious child wants to discover what really lies within!

Sun. 25 Nov, 2018

Meet Santa's Reindeer in Staines-on-Thames

Sat. 24 Nov, 2018 11:00 am - Sun. 25 Nov, 2018 3:00 pm

Join us in Staines-Upon-Thames as we celebrate the holidays with our friends from the North Pole! Visit us on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th November to meet and greet two of Santa's reindeer. The reindeer will be in Staines-Upon-Thames High Street from 11am - 3pm, don't forget your camera!

Santa's Christmas Party at The Electric Theatre

Sun. 25 Nov, 2018 1:30 am - 3:30 am

SUN 25TH NOV

SANTA’S CHRISTMAS PARTY

1:30pm | Tickets £12

The show where every child receives a present from Santa! Following last year's sellout performances, comes a brand new show this festive season. Christmas is the busiest time of year at the North Pole, when Father Christmas makes

all of his presents and when everyone gets ready for Santa's Christmas Party. But this year it looks as though somebody wants to stop the party and that someone is Jack Frost.

Christmas Craft Fair at RHS Wisley

Sun. 25 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

The very popular Christmas Contemporary Craft Fair returns to Wisley and visitors can see a calibre of exhibitor not often seen at other craft fairs. The UK has a wealth of individual and talented designer craftmakers and artists who produce wonderful original items that cannot be found amongst the mass-produced and imported goods on the high street. Over 200 hundred exhibitors will be present. The event is being held within the Garden so be sure to make time for a stroll around the beautiful surroundings for a breath of fresh air with surprising winter colour and the warmth of the awe-inspiring Glasshouse. Normal Garden admission applies, which includes entry to the Craft Fair, remember that advance booking gives you a 10% discount. RHS Members and a family guest go free. Last entry one hour before closing. Please note that the Fair will close one hour earlier on Sunday at 4:30pm.

Christmas Shopping at at RHS Wisley

Sun. 25 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Christmas at Wisley is a wonderful shopping opportunity with the Plant Centre, Wisley Christmas Shop and the Shop, which will remain open late (8pm) during Christmas Glow (1st Dec - 2nd Jan). Plants, seeds and gardening accessories are available at the Plant Centre, the Shop has a wide range of books, food and gifts such as candles, cosmetics and china including the new RHS designs; the Wisley Christmas shop has everything to make your Christmas bright, with wreaths, trees, decorations and lights. Every sale supports the charitable work of the RHS. There is also a mini Christmas market on the Terrace with several favourite local artisan food sellers, open from 1st – 23rd December. Please check website for details.

Winter Walk at RHS Wisley

All day

Bring the family for a walk through the frosrty landscape of Wisley on a winter's day. Explore this seasonal walk full of winter scents, colours and textures. With architectural outlines softened by modern mass plantings, there are many views to enjoy. Free with normal Garden entry, and if you book in advance there is a 10% discount.

Denbies Santa's Cellar Grotto

Sun. 25 Nov, 2018 10:00 am
On the 25th Novemeber Santa pays us his first visit. You will recieve a warm welcome from his Elves and an outdoor train ride followed by a visit to see Father Christmas and tell him your Christmas wishes, its the perfect start to Christmas! Other Information: Tickets will cost £8.25 per person and will include a gift from santa, the train ride and a santa sticker book. Adults go for £3 and this includes the trains ride and a Mince Pie.  Santa will also be visiting Denbies Wine Estate on the 1st & 2nd, 8th & 9th, 15th - 24th December.

Christmas at Kew

All day

See the Gardens light up for an unforgettable after-dark festive trail of lights. 22 November 2018 to 5 January 2019.

Christmas Weekend at Watts Gallery Artists' Village

Sun. 25 Nov, 2018 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Following last year's sell-out event, the Christmas Weekend is back! Experience the sights, scents and sounds of midwinter this November.

Make beautiful Christmas crafts, from wrapping paper to wintry wreaths and unique poetry paper-chains inspired by our exhibition, Christina Rossetti: Vision & Verse. Ice gingerbread goblins, make pomanders, tell Father Christmas your Christmas wishes, see performances by the Holly King and his merry band, and hear festive music and carol singing.

Enjoy warming food from the Tea Shop and fill your basket with seasonal delights from our artisan stallholders and our Shop.

Visit Father Christmas at Morden Hall Park, National Trust

Sun. 25 Nov, 2018 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Visit Father Christmas and his elves in an enchanted grotto to receive a gift chosen just for you! Children can draw and send their wish lists to Father Christmas via our special postcard express, and in a cosy enchanted grotto they will meet Father Christmas and his elves to receive a special gift. Suitable for babies toddlers and kids. Dogs on leads are welcome. Booking Essential:  Call 0344 249 1895  / 020 8545 6850  £10 per child.   10am – 5pm. See link for details: https://bit.ly/2CQPQO5    

Christmas Market at Weald & Downland

Sun. 25 Nov, 2018 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Find that perfect gift and enjoy a great day out at the Museum! Our bustling Christmas Market sees over 150 stands – selling arts, crafts, food, unusual gifts and much more – ‘pop up’ in our collection of rescued historic buildings and houses, in our award-winning Gridshell building and around other locations on the Museum site. Follow the signs and explore!

As well as craft and trade stands, there will be festive music and tasty seasonal treats to sample and buy.

The Make Space at Watts Gallery

Sun. 25 Nov, 2018 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

No space at home to be messy? Drop in to the Make Space. From printmaking to painting and sewing to sculpture, families can explore different kinds of materials and making.

Meet Santa's Reindeer in Staines-on-Thames

Sun. 25 Nov, 2018 11:00 am - Mon. 26 Nov, 2018 3:00 pm

Join us in Staines-Upon-Thames as we celebrate the holidays with our friends from the North Pole! Visit us on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th November to meet and greet two of Santa's reindeer. The reindeer will be in Staines-Upon-Thames High Street from 11am - 3pm, don't forget your camera!

Festive Illuminations at Painshill Park

Sun. 25 Nov, 2018 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

See the landscape garden transformed with twinkling colourful lights and laser beams. Walk around the magical winter trail to discover glowing follies, amazing reflections and breath-taking illuminations. The winter festivities continue under the stars with a live band, food stalls and a marshmallow camp fire.

Booking essential.

Mon. 26 Nov, 2018

Meet Santa's Reindeer in Staines-on-Thames

Sun. 25 Nov, 2018 11:00 am - Mon. 26 Nov, 2018 3:00 pm

Join us in Staines-Upon-Thames as we celebrate the holidays with our friends from the North Pole! Visit us on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th November to meet and greet two of Santa's reindeer. The reindeer will be in Staines-Upon-Thames High Street from 11am - 3pm, don't forget your camera!

Christmas Shopping at at RHS Wisley

Mon. 26 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Christmas at Wisley is a wonderful shopping opportunity with the Plant Centre, Wisley Christmas Shop and the Shop, which will remain open late (8pm) during Christmas Glow (1st Dec - 2nd Jan). Plants, seeds and gardening accessories are available at the Plant Centre, the Shop has a wide range of books, food and gifts such as candles, cosmetics and china including the new RHS designs; the Wisley Christmas shop has everything to make your Christmas bright, with wreaths, trees, decorations and lights. Every sale supports the charitable work of the RHS. There is also a mini Christmas market on the Terrace with several favourite local artisan food sellers, open from 1st – 23rd December. Please check website for details.

Buggyfit at Polesden Lacey

Mon. 26 Nov, 2018 10:00 am - 11:00 am

This post natal exercise program aims to help strengthen and stabilise the post pregnancy body, specifically targeting those weaker muscles.

Classes vary each week to always keep exercises interesting and fun in the fabulous fresh air and beautiful grounds of Polesden Lacey.

Winter Walk at RHS Wisley

All day

Bring the family for a walk through the frosrty landscape of Wisley on a winter's day. Explore this seasonal walk full of winter scents, colours and textures. With architectural outlines softened by modern mass plantings, there are many views to enjoy. Free with normal Garden entry, and if you book in advance there is a 10% discount.

Christmas at Kew

All day

See the Gardens light up for an unforgettable after-dark festive trail of lights. 22 November 2018 to 5 January 2019.

Storytime at RHS Wisley

Mon. 26 Nov, 2018 11:30 am - 11:50 am

Bring your children along to our weekly Storytime sessions in the Wisley Garden Library where they can get lost in the natural world of creepy-crawlies and garden adventures.

Sessions last around 20 minutes and run every Monday (except Bank Holidays). Suitable for under 5yrs accompanied by an adult.

Late Night Shopping and Christmas Craft Fair at Denbies

Mon. 26 Nov, 2018 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Come and join us for late-night shopping and a Christmas Craft Fair on 26th Novemeber from 5pm - 8pm. There will be original gifts, music, carolling, free mulled wine and mince pies with another speical visit from Santa, its the perfect way to get in the Christmas spirit.  Other Information: Free Entry and Free Car Parking

Festive Illuminations at Painshill Park

Mon. 26 Nov, 2018 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

See the landscape garden transformed with twinkling colourful lights and laser beams. Walk around the magical winter trail to discover glowing follies, amazing reflections and breath-taking illuminations. The winter festivities continue under the stars with a live band, food stalls and a marshmallow camp fire.

Booking essential.

Tue. 27 Nov, 2018

Christmas Shopping at at RHS Wisley

Tue. 27 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Christmas at Wisley is a wonderful shopping opportunity with the Plant Centre, Wisley Christmas Shop and the Shop, which will remain open late (8pm) during Christmas Glow (1st Dec - 2nd Jan). Plants, seeds and gardening accessories are available at the Plant Centre, the Shop has a wide range of books, food and gifts such as candles, cosmetics and china including the new RHS designs; the Wisley Christmas shop has everything to make your Christmas bright, with wreaths, trees, decorations and lights. Every sale supports the charitable work of the RHS. There is also a mini Christmas market on the Terrace with several favourite local artisan food sellers, open from 1st – 23rd December. Please check website for details.

Winter Walk at RHS Wisley

All day

Bring the family for a walk through the frosrty landscape of Wisley on a winter's day. Explore this seasonal walk full of winter scents, colours and textures. With architectural outlines softened by modern mass plantings, there are many views to enjoy. Free with normal Garden entry, and if you book in advance there is a 10% discount.

Christmas at Kew

All day

See the Gardens light up for an unforgettable after-dark festive trail of lights. 22 November 2018 to 5 January 2019.

Storytelling for under 5s at The Lightbox

Tue. 27 Nov, 2018 11:00 am - 11:45 am

Join us for some stories, rhymes and hands-on creative fun either in the Studio or around the gallery. Spaces are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis at Reception from 10.30am on the day.

Festive Illuminations at Painshill Park

Tue. 27 Nov, 2018 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

See the landscape garden transformed with twinkling colourful lights and laser beams. Walk around the magical winter trail to discover glowing follies, amazing reflections and breath-taking illuminations. The winter festivities continue under the stars with a live band, food stalls and a marshmallow camp fire.

Booking essential.

Wed. 28 Nov, 2018

Christmas Shopping at at RHS Wisley

Wed. 28 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Christmas at Wisley is a wonderful shopping opportunity with the Plant Centre, Wisley Christmas Shop and the Shop, which will remain open late (8pm) during Christmas Glow (1st Dec - 2nd Jan). Plants, seeds and gardening accessories are available at the Plant Centre, the Shop has a wide range of books, food and gifts such as candles, cosmetics and china including the new RHS designs; the Wisley Christmas shop has everything to make your Christmas bright, with wreaths, trees, decorations and lights. Every sale supports the charitable work of the RHS. There is also a mini Christmas market on the Terrace with several favourite local artisan food sellers, open from 1st – 23rd December. Please check website for details.

Toddler Time at Rydes Hill Prep

Wed. 28 Nov, 2018 9:30 am - 10:30 am

FREE Toddler Time at Rydes Hill Prep, every 9.30-10.30am. For 18 months to 3 year olds.

The theme today is Music and Movement.

Book early to avoid disappointment.

Stories and songs with Santa at RHS Wisley

Wed. 28 Nov, 2018 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Join Santa for stories, songs and a present in his Grotto in the Plant Centre. There will be gingerbread decorating and other craft activities. All details on the website and online booking opens Monday 17th September.

Winter Walk at RHS Wisley

All day

Bring the family for a walk through the frosrty landscape of Wisley on a winter's day. Explore this seasonal walk full of winter scents, colours and textures. With architectural outlines softened by modern mass plantings, there are many views to enjoy. Free with normal Garden entry, and if you book in advance there is a 10% discount.

Christmas at Kew

All day

See the Gardens light up for an unforgettable after-dark festive trail of lights. 22 November 2018 to 5 January 2019.

Guildford Sling Library drop in session

Wed. 28 Nov, 2018 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Come and try from our range of baby slings and carriers, supported by trained volunteers.  Try something new or get help with your own carrier.  The Cafe Bar will be open all day so why not stay for a coffee after your session?  Toys, books, buggy parking and baby change facilities available. Hire fee £10 per fortnight (plus refundable deposit).  Our advice is free if you use one of our carriers, and we ask that you consider a donation of £2 for help with your own sling.  During busy sessions we may only be able to spend 10 minutes with each family; if you feel you would like more time private consultations are available (fees apply).

Art Class - Workshop - Intro to Mixed Media Art- Dorking

Wed. 28 Nov, 2018 10:30 am - 1:00 pm

DESCRIPTION – INTRO TO MIXED MEDIA ART WORKSHOP Are you looking to explore your creativity? Ever wondered what mixed media art actually is? Become a mixed media artist and create your very own artwork using multiple media at this fun workshop.   This hands-on class is ideal for those looking to explore their creativity and learn the basics of mixed media art. In this “ Intro to Mixed Media Art” workshop, you will learn four main techniques of how to incorporate different media into an artwork – from using different tools and paint media, to using paper, and even incorporating textiles and natural elements. The workshop is inspired by the art of artists such as Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Chris Ofili, and Edgar Degas. The workshop will give you the knowledge and practical expertise to create your very own mixed media artwork.   All materials will be provided and you will go home with your very own fantastic mixed media artwork ready to display.   The class is limited to 6 participants to ensure plenty of chances to ask questions and learn directly from Vera. Complementary refreshments will be provided.  

SURREY MUMMY DISCOUNT: To get 30% off your ticket, simply quote SURREYMUMMYWORKSHOP at checkout.      

To learn about Vera’s other art workshops, check out https://www.veraveraonthewall.com/collections/workshops  

About the venue: Wednesday, November 28, 2018 10:30 am – 1:00 pm   Westcott & Williams 41 West StreetDorking, Surrey, RH4 1BU    

Website and online art gallery: https://www.veraveraonthewall.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/veravera.onthewall/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/veraveraonthewall/  

Full Afternoon Tea at Box Hill

Wed. 28 Nov, 2018 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Providing a delicate afternoon tea & homemade cakes. With an assortment of savoury delights, our own hand-made fruit scones, strawberry jam and clotted cream. Make it an afternoon to remember.

Booking is essential.

Festive Illuminations at Painshill Park

Wed. 28 Nov, 2018 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

See the landscape garden transformed with twinkling colourful lights and laser beams. Walk around the magical winter trail to discover glowing follies, amazing reflections and breath-taking illuminations. The winter festivities continue under the stars with a live band, food stalls and a marshmallow camp fire.

Booking essential.

Thu. 29 Nov, 2018

Christmas Shopping at at RHS Wisley

Thu. 29 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Christmas at Wisley is a wonderful shopping opportunity with the Plant Centre, Wisley Christmas Shop and the Shop, which will remain open late (8pm) during Christmas Glow (1st Dec - 2nd Jan). Plants, seeds and gardening accessories are available at the Plant Centre, the Shop has a wide range of books, food and gifts such as candles, cosmetics and china including the new RHS designs; the Wisley Christmas shop has everything to make your Christmas bright, with wreaths, trees, decorations and lights. Every sale supports the charitable work of the RHS. There is also a mini Christmas market on the Terrace with several favourite local artisan food sellers, open from 1st – 23rd December. Please check website for details.

Buggyfit at Polesden Lacey

Thu. 29 Nov, 2018 10:00 am - 11:00 am

This post natal exercise program aims to help strengthen and stabilise the post pregnancy body, specifically targeting those weaker muscles.

Classes vary each week to always keep exercises interesting and fun in the fabulous fresh air and beautiful grounds of Polesden Lacey.

Stories and songs with Santa at RHS Wisley

Thu. 29 Nov, 2018 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Join Santa for stories, songs and a present in his Grotto in the Plant Centre. There will be gingerbread decorating and other craft activities. All details on the website and online booking opens Monday 17th September.

Winter Walk at RHS Wisley

All day

Bring the family for a walk through the frosrty landscape of Wisley on a winter's day. Explore this seasonal walk full of winter scents, colours and textures. With architectural outlines softened by modern mass plantings, there are many views to enjoy. Free with normal Garden entry, and if you book in advance there is a 10% discount.

Christmas at Kew

All day

See the Gardens light up for an unforgettable after-dark festive trail of lights. 22 November 2018 to 5 January 2019.

Festive Wreath-Making Workshop at Morden Hall Park, National Trust

Thu. 29 Nov, 2018 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Craft your own wreath from natural materials under the expert eye of local florist Catherine Hall. All materials are supplied. This two hour workshop will teach you wiring techniques and will give examples of different styles so that your wreath is unique to you. You'll be working with fresh pine and mixed evergreens, holly, berries, pine cones, ivy and topping it off with a florist's bow. Tea, coffee, hot chocolate and biscuits will be provided to help the wreath making process along! £55 per adult. Only 15 places available per session. 29 November  11-1pm & 2-4pm 6 December   11-1pm & 2-4pm Booking Essential: Book online https://bit.ly/2R0pMDi or Call 0344 249 1895  / 020 8545 6850    

Festive Illuminations at Painshill Park

Thu. 29 Nov, 2018 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

See the landscape garden transformed with twinkling colourful lights and laser beams. Walk around the magical winter trail to discover glowing follies, amazing reflections and breath-taking illuminations. The winter festivities continue under the stars with a live band, food stalls and a marshmallow camp fire.

Booking essential.

Christmas Art Market, Artist Talk, Wine and Canapes - An Evening With The Artist at Albury Vineyard

Thu. 29 Nov, 2018 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us for an evening with local nature inspired abstract artist Vera Blagev. As a wine enthusiast, Vera has created a unique series of original artworks celebrating our best harvest since our founding 10 years ago. Using real vine leaves gathered during the harvest from our vineyard, Vera has created a series of monochrome abstract artworks celebrating the individual fingerprint of each vine leaf. The evening will include a short talk by Vera where she shares her inspiration behind her artworks at 7:00pm. Visitors will have a chance to ask Vera questions and to view several of her art collections in a relaxed and informal setting. Doors open at 6:00pm for this atmospheric art exhibition. In addition to her brand new wine harvest artworks, Vera will be displaying some additional artworks that are perfect Christmas presents for the art lover in your life!

 Ten percent of the proceeds from art and wine sales on the evening will be donated to support theHome Start charity.  Book your place here - https://www.eventbrite.com/e/an-evening-with-the-artist-artist-talk-with-wine-canapes-tickets-52350803663

Fri. 30 Nov, 2018

Christmas Shopping at at RHS Wisley

Fri. 30 Nov, 2018 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Christmas at Wisley is a wonderful shopping opportunity with the Plant Centre, Wisley Christmas Shop and the Shop, which will remain open late (8pm) during Christmas Glow (1st Dec - 2nd Jan). Plants, seeds and gardening accessories are available at the Plant Centre, the Shop has a wide range of books, food and gifts such as candles, cosmetics and china including the new RHS designs; the Wisley Christmas shop has everything to make your Christmas bright, with wreaths, trees, decorations and lights. Every sale supports the charitable work of the RHS. There is also a mini Christmas market on the Terrace with several favourite local artisan food sellers, open from 1st – 23rd December. Please check website for details.

Stories and songs with Santa at RHS Wisley

Fri. 30 Nov, 2018 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Join Santa for stories, songs and a present in his Grotto in the Plant Centre. There will be gingerbread decorating and other craft activities. All details on the website and online booking opens Monday 17th September.

Winter Walk at RHS Wisley

All day

Bring the family for a walk through the frosrty landscape of Wisley on a winter's day. Explore this seasonal walk full of winter scents, colours and textures. With architectural outlines softened by modern mass plantings, there are many views to enjoy. Free with normal Garden entry, and if you book in advance there is a 10% discount.

Christmas at Kew

All day

See the Gardens light up for an unforgettable after-dark festive trail of lights. 22 November 2018 to 5 January 2019.

Giant Snow Globe in Staines-Upon-Thames

Fri. 30 Nov, 2018 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Step inside the fun this winter with the Giant Snow Globe in Staines-Upon-Thames!   On Friaday 30th November, Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd December, the snow globe will be set up in Staines-Upon-Thames High Street from 10am - 5pm. Step inside the snow globe and pose for a festive photo!

We’re Going on a Bear Hunt at Haslemere Museum

Fri. 30 Nov, 2018 10:30 am - 11:30 am

For under 5s with their parent/carer.

Friday 30 November | 10.30 am – 11.30 am        

Come with us on an expedition to find a bear and act out the popular story       

Children £2 | Adults £1 |No need to book

Crafty Storytime at Haslemere Library

Fri. 30 Nov, 2018 10:30 am - 11:15 am

Come along to Haslemere Library for our themed Storytime and related craft activity. Every Friday morning from 10:30 - 11:15 during term time. This event is free to attend. Today we will be reading Who ate the cake by Kate Leake

Exploring the Arboretum at Winkworth

Fri. 30 Nov, 2018 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Meet at the kiosk for a guided walk around the Arboretum. Well behaved dogs on a short lead welcome.

Festive Illuminations at Painshill Park

Fri. 30 Nov, 2018 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

See the landscape garden transformed with twinkling colourful lights and laser beams. Walk around the magical winter trail to discover glowing follies, amazing reflections and breath-taking illuminations. The winter festivities continue under the stars with a live band, food stalls and a marshmallow camp fire.

Booking essential.

Ashtead Park Garden Centre Christmas Shopping Evenin

Fri. 30 Nov, 2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Ashtead Park Garden Centre Christmas Shopping Evening, Friday 30th November, 6-9pm.

For one night only, join us for an evening of Christmas shopping and mulled wine supping, with 20% off your purchases! Exclusions apply, see website. Choose magical Christmas, decorations, lights, gifts and gardening goodies. If all that shopping leaves you hungry, The Olive Tree will be open for dinner too. Find us at: Pleasure Pit Road, Ashtead, Surrey, KT21 1HU

More details at: https://www.ashteadpark.com/christmas/late

Traditions of Christmas Dinner at Morden Hall Park, National Trust

Fri. 30 Nov, 2018 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Sit down for a sumptuous, three-course Victorian Christmas meal and enjoy a talk on Victorian Christmas traditions. Booking essential – call 0344 249 1895.  Specify any special dietary requirements on booking. Friday 30th November 2018  7-9pm   Admission: £40 per adult.   On-line details: https://bit.ly/2pZtemf

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Welcome to our what's on in Surrey calendar. We aim to fill it with the latest local events and activities so that you know what's on in and around Surrey. Click into each day to see the full list of what's on in Surrey events and further details. Remember that things can change, so we do recommend that you click through to the what's on event holders website to check that the event is still running before you leave.

You can post your own what's on in Surrey events here too. Simply log in to the box below (sign up first if it's your first time) and click the Add What's On button on the User Menu that you will see below once logged on. We will be notified that you have posted a new what's on in Surrey event and we will approve it before it shows up in the what's on in Surrey calendar.

 

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