Taurus Crafts what's on guide: December 2014
All the coming events for this month. Follow this link to read our most recent enewsletter, for upcoming events for next month and beyond visit read the coming soon listing. Keep up with all the Christmas dates and events by visiting our Christmas diary page.
Christmas at Taurus Crafts
We have a fabulous assortment of activities, markets, the christmas shop, choral singing, theatre performance, the christmas concert, christmas trees all happening here over Christmas and Santa will be here as well! On Monday and Tuesday come and join in with our Free art activity: Help decorate our Christmas Trees. From Christmas Eve drop in to see our Gingerbread house show.
'Invited friends' Christmas Markets are Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st December The markets will be open to the public from 10.00am until 5.30pm with free parking and entry.
Our next door neighbours, Coinros Garden Centre are hosting Santa too!
Our own gift shop and the resident artisan businesses are here throughout the week and weekends supplying original crafts, designer gifts, local art, toys, candles, jewellery, pottery, leather work, stone carving, chocolate, picture framing, knitting, men’s and women’s fashion and health and beauty.
Music and Story
Pillowell Training Band
Saturday 20th Dec 2-3.30pm A brass band concert of festive music. Free entry 2.00pm
Charles Dickens 'A Christmas Carol'
Sunday 21st Dec 2.00pm - 3.30pm. £3.00
The classic Christmas tale comes to Taurus Crafts in a one-man show based on Dickens’ own public reading version. Meet Scrooge and the ghosts of Christmas past, present and yet to come, meet Bob Cratchit and his family and worry over the fate of Tiny Tim.
Told simply, it lets the beauty of Charles Dickens’ story speak for itself and the production runs just 75 minutes.
Gift Shop and Artisan Businesses
Original crafts, designer gifts, local art, toys, candles, jewellery, pottery, leather work, stone carving, chocolate, picture framing, knitting, men’s and women’s fashion, health and beauty. Follow this link for more information.
Cowshill Farm Shop
Offering the finest local rare breed meats, local produce and a continental delicatessen selection to tempt for Christmas.
We still have a few high quality, Norway Spruce, fresh cut local Christmas Treescoming from Lydney Park Estate and Over. Lydney Park Estate can also cut larger trees to order, so if you want something extra big give us a ring. Ingo or Elizabeth on 01594 844841.
We also have a range of speciality, needle fast trees from further afield.
Directions to Taurus Crafts
Download a poster with the dates of our christmas events and activities here
EXHIBITION: An Artists View
29th November 2014 - 4th January 2015
In the Taurus Crafts Cafe.
An exhibition of two popular landscape artists, Susie Grindy and Lee Wright.
Read more about the exhibition here.
Evening Yoga classes
Tuesdays and Wednesdays 7pm – 8.30pm
To book your place and call Carolyn on 07793 503046
4 Sessions thoughout the day and evening
Thursday at Taurus Crafts, 9.30am, 3.30pm, 5.30pm and 7.30pm
Call Debbie for full details 07724 081630
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