November Events

Thursday 7th November – Kirkby Stephen Memory Club – Methodist Hall, Kirkby Stephen

10.30 am to 12 pm.  Everyone welcome, particularly those experiencing memory problems.  Help and support for carers.  Music, crafts, games and entertainment. Tea, coffee, biscuits and a chat with friends.  For further information contact Tony Taylor on 017683 42702 or email [email protected]

Friday 8th November – Kirkby Stephen Hearing Services – Kirkby Stephen Local Links

10 am to 12 noon. Kirkby Stephen Hearing Services run their clinics for anyone needing repairs or servicing to their hearing aids, here at the Local Links on the 2nd Friday of each month.  This service is BY APPOINTMENT ONLY – please ring 07724132277.

Hearing aid batteries can be provided her.e at Local Links, free of charge, if you are registered at a doctors in Eden.  Our opening hours are Mondays and Wednesdays, 10am to 12 noon, and 1 pm to 3 pm. Please bring details of the battery size you require.

Saturday 16th November – Brough Farmers’ Market – Brough Memorial Hall

9 am to 12 pm.  Only two more markets until Christmas…..Come and see one of the best farmers markets in the country.

Thursday 21st November – Kirkby Stephen Memory Club – Methodist Hall, Kirkby Stephen

10.30 am to 12 pm.  Everyone welcome, particularly those experiencing memory problems.  Help and support for carers.  Music, crafts, games and entertainment. Tea, coffee, biscuits and a chat with friends.  For further information contact Tony Taylor on 017683 42702 or email [email protected]

Saturday 25th November – Meet Santa and his reindeer and Christmas Light Switch On – Kirkby Stephen

2 pm to 5 pm.  For £6.50 our child gets to … play festive games, walk through a winter wonderland, meet the main man himself, receive a certificate and gift, and feed the reindeer.  Sharon Hughes will be on hand to take a professional picture of you with Santa – a digital print will be £6, prints can be provided at an additional cost.  This is a non-profit making event, so the price is to cover the cost of the reindeer and gift.  At 5.30 pm there will be a Festive Tractor Run through Kirkby by Pennine YFC followed by the lights switch on at 6 pm.

Saturday 25th November – Christmas Show – Kirkby Stephen Parish Church

Activities around town from 10 am to 6 pm, including Children’s Christmas crafting, Christmas show exhibits, trampolines and rides, guess the Song of the Christmas Windows, Winter Wonderland walk and festive games.  Refreshment stalls, live music.  Lit up tractor parade leaving the auction mart at 5.30 pm, Santa arriving in Market Square 5.35 pm, lights switch on 6 pm followed by Christmas window competition.