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Events 2012

Events Leaflet 2012

Following consultation and input from a wide range of community groups and individuals in Newbiggin by the Sea, we are pleased to publish the 2012 events leaflet.

This leaflet has been distributed throughout the region and details were included in the March 2012 newsletter that went to every household within Newbiggin by the Sea.

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Or view the events by date: April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December 2012.

Learn or Explore

Museum at Night and Sleep Overs
Fri 18th to Sun 20th May at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Vanguard Craft Tour
Fri 8th to Sat 16th June at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Heritage Festival
Sat 16th June with the Northumberland Church of England Academy and Newbiggin Maritime Centre from 10am to 2pm at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Rock Pool Safari
Thu 9th Aug with Coastal Warden. £3 per family. Meet 1.30pm at Church Point Car Park

Shell Chimes
Tue 14th Aug with Coastal Warden - Create wind chimes from shells. £2.50 each child. From 10am to 12noon. Drop in on Beach at Quay Wall.

Sandcastle Competition
Fri 17th Aug with Coastal Warden – Free - Sponsored prizes. 1pm. Register on Beach at Quay Wall

Heritage Open Days
Thu 6th to Sun 9th Sep. Family Activities throughout town

Be Creative!

Newbiggin Arts Forum Workshops
First Monday of every month from 7pm at Newbiggin Arts Centre

Flights of Fancy
Kite Festival and Workshop at Newbiggin Maritime Centre from Wed 4th to Mon 9th April

Cakes and Tiaras: Jubilee Picnic and Arts Fayre
Sun 3rd June from 12noon-4pm with Newbiggin Arts Forum at Newbiggin Arts Centre

Art on the Beach
With painting demo from Newbiggin Arts Forum, all day Sat 4th Aug

The Big Draw
Sat 6th to Sun 7th Oct at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Rolf Harris: Can you tell what it is yet?
The Big Draw with the Newbiggin Arts Forum at Newbiggin Arts Centre on Sun 14th Oct

Christmas Cake Making
Tue 16th Oct at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Not Just Mistletoe and Sparkles: A Traditional Christmas Celebration
Sun 2nd Dec with the Newbiggin Arts Forum at Newbiggin Sports and Community Centre from 12noon to 4pm

Christmas Cake Decoration
Tue 4th Dec at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Come Along

Newbiggin Lifeboat Open Day
Sun 6th May from 10am to 4pm

The Ogden Sisters Theatre
Sun 6th May from 7.30pm at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Table Top Sales
Sun 26th May, Sat 23rd June and Sat 14th July. All 10am to 12noon at Quay Wall with Newbiggin Traders Association.

Queens Diamond Jubilee Tea Party
Tue 5th June at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Olympic Torch Celebration
Fri 15th June at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Crossroads Healthy Living Day
Sat 23rd June from 11am to 2pm at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Royal British Legion Armed Forces Day, Memorial Dedication and Parade
Sun 8th July

We are 1 – Family Day
Sat 21st July at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Newbiggin Lifeboat Station Open Air Service
Sun 22nd July from 3pm to 4pm

Newbiggin Lifeboat Harbour Day
Sun 29th July from 1pm to 5pm

Bad Apples Birthday Fun Day
Sun 19th Aug

St. Bartholomew’s Fair
Sat 25th Aug from 11am to 4pm

St. Bartholomew’s Fair: The Village Show
Sun 26th Aug from 12noon to 4pm

St. Bartholomew’s Church Flower Festival
Mon 27th Aug from 11am to 4pm

St. Bartholomew’s Church Summer Fair
Mon 27th Aug from 11am to 2pm

Sub 21 Beach Party Fun Day
Sat 1st Sep at Newbiggin Beach

Halloween – Shipwrecks and Sirens
Mon 29th Oct to Fri 2nd Nov at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Alternative Firework Display
Mon 5th Nov at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Wine Tasting
Fri 16th Nov at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Christmas Craft Market
Sat 24th to Sun 25th Nov at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Santa under the Sea
Sat 1st to Sun 2nd Dec and Sat 8th to Sun 9th Dec at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Get Active!

Health Walks
Every Thursday throughout the year with Blyth Valley Arts and Leisure. Meet 10am at Newbiggin Sports and Community Centre

‘Give it a Go’ Sports Engagement and holiday activity programmes
Mon 2nd April to Fri 13th April
Mon 16th to Fri 20th April
Mon 14th to Fri 18th May
Mon 4th to Fri 8th June
Mon 11th to Fri 15th June
Mon 9th to Fri 13th July
Mon 23rd July to 31st Aug
Mon 27th to Fri 31st Aug
Mon 29th Oct to Fri 2nd Nov
With Blyth Valley Arts and Leisure and Northumberland County Council at Newbiggin Sports and Community Centre and other locations

Art Walks
Wed 18th April at 11am
Tue 24th April at 11.45am
Meet at the Newbiggin Maritime Centre for a walk with KEAP Creative and Walking for Health

Newbiggin by the Sea Sailing Club activities
Racing and Pleasure Sailing on Thursday evenings from 6.30pm and Saturdays from 10am throughout the summer. www.newbigginsailingclub.org

Golf Tournament for the Poppy Appeal
Fri 10th Aug at Newbiggin Golf Club

Triathlon
Sun 9th Sep at Newbiggin Bay

Boxing Day Dip
Wed 26th Dec, including Family Activities at Newbiggin Bay

Light Entertainment

Brass Band Weekend
Fri 27th April with Consett Salvation Army Band from 7.30pm, and Sun 29th April from 10.30am and 4pm, all in the Salvation Army Hall

Promenade Music – Prelude
Fri 11th May 8.30pm at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Band Stand Concert Series
Sat 9th June – APAU: Please note: this event will be rearranged to a different date later on in the season (tbc) due to inclement weather. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.
Sat 23rd June - JAYESS Newbiggin Brass Band
Sat 7th July
Sat 21st July – JAYESS Newbiggin Brass Band
Sat 4th Aug - APAU
Sat 18th Aug
All from 1pm at the Quay Wall

Newbiggin Forward Music Festival
Throughout June, July and August

Music Night
Sat 14th July and Sat 11th Aug at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

The Old Ship Music Festival
Sat 25th Aug at The Old Ship from 6.30pm

Songs of Praise
Sun 26th Aug from 11am to 4pm at St Bartholomew’s Church

Cinema Nights

Mon 9th April: Up (PG)
Fri 27th April: Sideways (with wine tasting)
Fri 25th May: War Horse
Fri 29th June: Cool Runnings
Also, Fri 27th July, 31st Aug, 28th Sep and 26th Oct, all at the Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Events by date

April

2nd – 13th

Mon - Fri

Sports Activity Programme at Newbiggin Sports and Community Centre and other locations

2nd

Mon

Newbiggin Arts Forum Workshop at 7pm at Newbiggin Arts Centre

4th – 9th

Wed – Mon

Flights of Fancy – Kite Festival and Workshop at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

9th

Mon

Easter Cinema Screening – Up (PG) at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

16th – 20th

Mon – Fri

Sports Activity Programme at Newbiggin Sports and Community Centre and other locations

18th

Wed

Art Walk with KEAP Creative and Walking for Health. 11am at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

24th

Tue

Art Walk with KEAP Creative and Walking for Health. 11.45am at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

27th

Fri

Brass Band Weekend with Consett Salvation Army Band. 7.30pm Salvation Army Hall.

   

Cinema Night – Sideways (with wine tasting) at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

29th

Sun

Brass Band Weekend from 10.30am and 4pm

May

6th

Sun

Newbiggin Lifeboat Open Day from 10am to 4pm

   

The Ogden Sisters Theatre from 7.30pm at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

11th

Fri

Promenade Music – Prelude from 8.30pm at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

14th

Mon

Newbiggin Arts Forum Workshop at 7pm at Newbiggin Arts Centre

14th – 18th

Mon - Fri

Sports Activity Programme at Newbiggin Sports and Community Centre and other locations

18th – 20th

Fri – Sun

Museum at Night and Sleep Overs at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

25th

Fri

Cinema Night – War Horse at  Newbiggin Maritime Centre

26th

Sun

Newbiggin Traders Association Table Top Sales from 10am to 12noon at Quay Wall

June

3rd

Sun

Cakes and Tiaras: Jubilee Picnic and Arts Fayre with Newbiggin Arts Forum at Newbiggin Arts Centre from 12noon-4pm

4th – 8th

Mon - Fri

Sports Activity Programme at Newbiggin Sports and Community Centre and other locations

5th

Tue

Queens Diamond Jubilee Tea Party at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

8th – 16th

Fri - Sat

Vanguard Craft Tour at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

9th

Sat

Band Stand Concerts – APAU from 1pm Quay Wall
Please note: this event will be rearranged to a different date later on in the season (tbc) due to inclement weather. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

11th – 15th

Mon - Fri

Sports Activity Programme at Newbiggin Sports and Community Centre and other locations

15th

Fri

Olympic Torch Celebration at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

16th

Sat

Heritage Festival with the Northumberland Church of England Academy and Newbiggin Maritime Centre from 10am to 2pm at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

23rd

Sat

Newbiggin Traders Association Table Top Sales from 10am to 12noon at Quay Wall

   

Band Stand Concerts - JAYESS Newbiggin Brass Band at 1pm at Quay Wall

   

Crossroads Healthy Living Day 11am to 2pm at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

29th

Fri

Cinema Night – Cool Runnings at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Throughout June, July and August

Newbiggin Forward Music Festival

July

2nd

Mon

Newbiggin Arts Forum Workshop at 7pm at Newbiggin Arts Centre

7th

Sat

Band Stand Concerts at 1pm at Quay Wall

8th

Sun

Royal British Legion Armed Forces Day, Memorial Dedication and Parade

9th – 13th

Mon - Fri

Sports Activity Programme at Newbiggin Sports and Community Centre and other locations

14th

Sat

Newbiggin Traders Association Table Top Sales from 10am to 12noon at Quay Wall

   

Music Night at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

21st

Sat

Band Stand Concerts - JAYESS Newbiggin Brass Band at 1pm at Quay Wall

   

We are 1 – Family Day at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

22nd

Sun

Newbiggin Lifeboat Station Open Air Service from 3pm to 4pm

Starting 23rd

to Aug 31st

Sports Activity Programme at Newbiggin Sports and Community Centre and other locations

27th

Fri

Cinema Night at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

29th

Sun

Newbiggin Lifeboat Harbour Day from 1pm to 5pm

August

4th

Sat

Band Stand Concerts – APAU from 1pm Quay Wall

   

Art on the Beach with painting demo with Newbiggin Arts Forum, all day

6th

Mon

Newbiggin Arts Forum Workshop at 7pm at Newbiggin Arts Centre

9th

Thu

Rock Pool Safari with Coastal Warden. £3 per family. Meet 1.30pm at Church Point Car Park

10th

Fri

Golf Tournament for the Poppy Appeal at Newbiggin Golf Club

11th

Sat

Music Night at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

14th

Tue

Shell Chimes with Coastal Warden - Create wind chimes from shells. £2.50 each child. From 10am to 12noon. Drop in on Beach at Quay Wall.

17th

Fri

Sandcastle Competition with Coastal Warden – Free - Sponsored prizes. 1pm. Register on Beach at Quay Wall

18th

Sat

Band Stand Concerts at 1pm at Quay Wall

19th

Sun

Bad Apples Birthday Fun Day

25th

Sat

St. Bartholomew’s Fair from 11am to 4pm and Flower Festival from 10am-4pm

   

The Old Ship Music Festival at The Old Ship

26th

Sun

St. Bartholomew’s Fair: The Village Show from 12noon to 4pm

   

The Old Ship Music Festival from 6.30pm - CANCELLED

27th

Mon

St. Bartholomew’s Church Flower Festival from 12noon to 4pm

   

St. Bartholomew’s Church Summer Fair from 11am to 2pm

27th – 31st

Mon – Fri

Sports Activity Programme at Newbiggin Sports and Community Centre and other locations

31st

Fri

Cinema Night at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

September

1st

Sat

Sub 21 Beach Party Fun Day at Newbiggin Beach

3rd

Mon

Newbiggin Arts Forum Workshop at 7pm at Newbiggin Arts Centre

6th – 9th

Thu - Sun

Heritage Open Days – Family Activities throughout town

9th

Sun

Triathlon at Newbiggin Bay

28th

Fri

Cinema Night at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

October

 

 

 

 

6th – 7th

Sat - Sun

The Big Draw at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

14th

Sun

Rolf Harris: Can you tell what it is yet? The Big Draw with the Newbiggin Arts Forum at Newbiggin Arts Centre

16th

Tue

Christmas Cake Making at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

26th

Fri

Cinema Night at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

29th – 2nd Nov

Mon - Fri

Sports Activity Programme at Newbiggin Sports and Community Centre and other locations

   

Halloween – Shipwrecks and Sirens at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

November

5th

Mon

Alternative Firework Display at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

16th

Fri

Wine Tasting at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

24th – 25th

Sat - Sun

Christmas Craft Market at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

December

1st – 2nd

Sat - Sun

Santa under the Sea at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

2nd

Sun

Not Just Mistletoe and Sparkles: A Traditional Christmas Celebration with the Newbiggin Arts Forum at Newbiggin Sports and Community Centre from 12noon to 4pm

4th

Tue

Christmas Cake Decoration at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

8th – 9th

Sat - Sun

Santa under the Sea at Newbiggin Maritime Centre

26th

Wed

Boxing Day Dip – Family Activities at Newbiggin Bay