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Make crafts, indulge in afternoon tea and enjoy a film as we put on festive fun for the whole family.

Christmas is coming! Here are some highlights of what's happening at Locomotion through the festive season.

Make a Christmas card

30 November – 23 December
11.00–16.00
Suitable for all ages
Free

Be inspired by our a range of craft materials and make a card to give to friends or family to celebrate the festive season.

Festive afternoon tea

1–20 December
£11.95 per person

Treat yourself to a sumptuous afternoon tea at Locomotion’s Café No. 1. Enjoy a selection of sandwiches and crisps, cranberry and white chocolate scone and seasonal cakes including stollen, mini iced fruit cake, salted caramel profiterole and mini sweet mince pie, plus refillable tea or coffee. Booking is essential, please call 03000 266580.

Make a Christmas gift

7–8, 14–15 and 21–22 December
11.00–15.00
£3 per gift
Recommended for ages 5–11

Join our Explainers to make a Christmas gift to take home—you’ll find a different gift available to make each week.

Festive film session

7–8, 14–15 and 21–22 December
11.00 and 14.00
Recommended for 5- 11-year-olds
£14.50 per person

Take a seat in our film screening area to watch a family-friendly festive movie. Then enjoy some hot chocolate and a cookie, before heading over to our craft area to make a Christmas gift to take home. Booking is essential for this activity, please call 01904 685780.

Make a Christmas wreath

10 and 17 December
13.00
Recommended for adults
£30 per person

Join an expert florist to make your own Christmas wreath using seasonal foliage and decorative materials. All materials and tools are provided. Booking is essential for this activity, please call 01904 685780.

Make a 2020 calendar

27 December – 5 January
10.00–16.00
Suitable for all ages
Free

Get set for the year ahead and make your own 2020 calendar in our craft area.

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