Free

Health Event

 

Raising health awareness with partners from Age Concern, RRAVS, Provide, CAVS and more. Pop in for a chat and get some health checks and enjoy a free mince pie and festive drink.

For more information contact us on 03330 132 688 or visit www.essex.gov.uk/libraries

All events are FREE unless stated

 

 

Date: 
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 10:00 to 12:00

Festive Fun Fortnight

 

Get all festive with our fun craft activity table for children leading up to Christmas.

Drop in and get creative with festive themed crafts and post your Christmas wishes to Santa in the festive post box

For further information contact Essex Libraries on 0345 603 7628 or visit https://libraries.essex.gov.uk/events

Date: 
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 09:00 to Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 17:00

Frost Fayre

 

Traditional Frost Fayre in All Saints' Church and Church Road Barling Magna

Fun for all the family admist the twinkling lights of Church Road, Barling Magna, mulled wine, hot chesnuts, homemade cakes, barbequed burgers and hot dogs, roast pork rolls, doughnuts, grand raffle, bric a brac, adults & children's tombolas, lucky dip, face painting, guess the weight of the goose and MUCH MORE!

Father Christmas will arrive in his sleigh at 1.30pm (leaves St. Mary's Church, Little Wakering at 1pm). Car parking. Traffic stewards.

Date: 
Saturday, December 8, 2018 - 13:30 to 17:00

Rayleigh Christmas Tree Festival

 

Decorated Christmas trees in Holy Trinity Church

Holy Trinity church Rayleigh is filled with beautifully decorated glowing Christmas trees.

The trees are all sponsored and decorated by local groups, schools and individuals. Entry is free.

Thursday 29th November to Sunday 2nd December, 2018, Holy Trinity Church Rayleigh

Organised by the Friends of Holy Trinity Rayleigh

See the church filled with decorated Christmas trees.

open:-
Thurs. 3.30 – 7pm,
Fri. 10am – 12.30 and 3 – 5.30pm
Sat.10am – 4pm
Sun. 3pm – 6pm.

Date: 
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 10:00 to Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 16:00

Rural Crime Advice Day

 

Essex Police Rural Crime Advice Day

Wednesday 14th November 2018 - 10am - 3pm

Slamseys Farm, Blackley Lane, Great Notley, Braintree, CM77 7QW

Visit the many exhibitors showcasing crime prevention products, gain crime prevention advice & information from Essex Police and the exhibitors.

Includes relevant policing departments, partners, farming organisations, security products, CCTV, access control, equine advice, drones and much more.

FREE ENTRY AND PARKING ON SITE

Date: 
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 10:00 to 15:00

Free Allergens Training Workshops for business

 

Do you run a food business and are currently worried about allergen labelling and controls within your workplace? -  Essex County Council are here to help

Free Workshops covering

  • Legal Requirements
  • Practical solutions for providing consumer information
  • Producing and delivering allergen safe food

Usual delegate fee £40 per person but being offered free of charge for these two one off workshops. Both venues have free parking.

Date: 
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 10:00

Free Allergens Training Workshops for business

 

Do you run a food business and are currently worried about allergen labelling and controls within your workplace? -  Essex County Council are here to help

Free Workshops covering

  • Legal Requirements
  • Practical solutions for providing consumer information
  • Producing and delivering allergen safe food

Usual delegate fee £40 per person but being offered free of charge for these two one off workshops. Both venues have free parking.

Date: 
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 10:00 to 13:00

Meet the Author at Rochford Library

 

Rochford Library are delighted to have author Amanda Brandon join them to read and chat all about her children’s books. No booking required.. Just come along, its FREE!

For more information on any of the events contact Rochford Library on 03330 132 688 or visit www.essex.gov.uk/libraries

 

 

Date: 
Friday, October 26, 2018 - 14:00

All Ears – Living With Hearing Loss

 

A free to attend ‘All Ears’ event will take place at Southend University Hospital Education Centre, in the Seminar Room from 3pm to 5pm on Monday 29 April, and people with hearing loss are invited to take part.

People who are new to NHS hearing aids will find it particularly beneficial, though established users, friends and carer’s are welcome to attend and find out more about the services and help available to them.

Date: 
Monday, April 29, 2019 - 15:00 to 17:00

Christmas Craft & Gift Fayre

 

The Freight House is hosting it's Annual Christmas Craft & Gift Fayre on Sunday 11th November 2018.

This exciting event has a large number of talented exhibitors sharing an excellent variety of unique craft and gift items, perfect for Christmas!

The event is open from 10am to 3pm and admission/car parking is free.

Refreshments also available.

For further information please call on 01702 548977.

Date: 
Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 10:00 to 15:00