What’s On… in Royston and Beyond The Listing What’s On guide is the most comprehensive guide in the area, helping you to plan how to spend your free time. Our online diary and printed pages are reserved for one-off events, rather than reoccurring events, meetings and classes. Click here to visit our online organisation directory for more information on our local clubs and societies.
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Every Thursday, 9.30 – 11am, except for school holidays.
A friendly baby and toddler group run by Royston Parish Church.
Suggested donation of £1. Includes snacks, story, singing, chatting and much more.
We have an enthusiastic group of trained volunteers who lead our two, weekly Walking for Health walks at Wandlebury. The first is slightly faster while the second is more leisurely, accommodating people who are not so fit or are newcomers to the group.
Each walk lasts around 30 minutes and covers about 1.5 miles. With the slower second walk, we offer a shortcut back to the base if needed.
This social group meets all year round at 10am every Thursday morning, with the slower walk starting at 10.30am. Walks are well-attended, with 50-60 people joining most weeks. Teas and coffees are available afterwards.
Joost Lijbaart drums & percussion, Bram Stadhouders guitar & electronics, Sanne Rambags lyrics & vocals.
£18 / £15 Students inc.U3A & accompanied Under 18s.
An informal business breakfast networking event, organised by Royston and District Chamber of Commerce.
Held on the third Friday monthly, 7.30 – 9.30am. Alternate venues between The Jolly Postie & The Old Bull Inn, Royston,
To book your place email: email@example.com
Every Friday, 2.05 – 2.35pm, Royston Library.
Toddler Tales is the perfect step on from Baby Rhyme Time, with a mix of lively stories and rhymes for you and your child to join in with. The stories chosen are aimed at toddlers and pre-school children but babies are welcome too.
Sharing stories and rhymes with your child helps to develop their listening skills, language and imagination. Enjoy the stories together by sitting with your child during the session and then spend time browsing and borrowing from our extensive range of picture books.
This activity is free; however we do welcome a voluntary contribution of £1 per family.
Street Food Heroes are coming for you once again in 2019!
June 21st, July 19th & august 16th, 4 – 9pm.
We have only been allowed 3 dates in Royston but they are great summertime months to come out and enjoy the food, drinks & music in the Priory Gardens with family & friends.
Let’s fill the park up folks, tell all those you know!
Showcasing the musical talents of some of the young people of Royston. All welcome.
Tickets at £6 (under 16’s free) including tea/coffee and biscuits.
All proceeds to Penniwells Riding for the Disabled.
Contact Sue: email:firstname.lastname@example.org
3 course supper, live music from the Ben Smith Band. Black tie & ballgowns.
£40 per person.
At this event, experienced tutors and players will be on hand to enthuse, encourage and allow you to have a hands on, practical experience of several instruments. They will be able to answer your questions and help you to decide which instrument is the perfect one for you.
This is completely free. There is no need to book in advance, and you do not have to be a current member of the Music Workshop to come along – so just arrive and have a go!
St Mary’s Church in Reed will once again be a hive of activity as we team up with Friends of Reed School on Saturday 22nd June from 12pm to 4pm for our Summer Fair.
Come and enjoy the tasty BBQ and after browsing our cake, nearly new and toy stalls, have a relax with a cup of tea and delicious cake or strawberries and cream or something cold from our bar. There will be something for everyone and all are welcome.
Reed Choir will be staging a concert to raise money to purchase choral music and to launch an organ fund for St Mary’s Church in Reed.
The concert will take place on the evening of Saturday, 22nd June in the church and will feature a broad range of music, both sacred and secular.
All are invited to come along to this special evening, where you are guaranteed to hear music from a range of genres, eras and composers including Mozart, Faure, Rutter and Stainer as well as many familiar tunes from Abba to Labi Siffre and Simon and Garfunkel to Elivs Presley.
A bar and barbecue will be available from 6.30pm and a bar will be available in the interval. Tickets cost £10 for adults and £5 for children over 5 years. Tickets can be reserved in advance from email@example.com and some tickets will be available on the door.
Reed choir welcomes singers from age 8 upwards. There is no age limit and no auditions are required.
For information about the choir or the concert, please contact Liz Kershaw on firstname.lastname@example.org or 07702 838006
Every Sunday, 10 – 11am.
Weekly free 2k timed run for 4-14 year olds.
Royston in Blue in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust.
Sunday 23rd June 2019 at 11am. Warm up and welcome from 10.30am,
BBQ, Refreshments, NUTS (Nostalgic & Unusual Transport).
More information: www.facebook.com/redcrossherts
Grab your net and prowl the woods and ponds, hunting high and low for extraordinary beasties! The action-packed Wandlebury Adventures session is £15. Sessions will be, to a certain extent, child-led and once established, the children will play a large part in choosing and creating activities.
NB: Places limited so please book in advance. Unaccompanied event – parents are not required to attend the sessions with their children. All activities are run by two of our experienced Field Teachers who are DBS checked and first-aid qualified. Activities may be changed or adapted if the weather is not suitable. Children will need to be prepared for the weather – suitable footwear for wet and muddy conditions and waterproof clothing (just in case!). Based in the Stable Rooms at Wandlebury.
Directions: Wandlebury Country Park is on the A1307, 2.5km south of the Addenbrooke’s roundabout. CB22 3AE. Parking is available on site and costs £3 per vehicle, members free.
For more information and booking: email email@example.com or telephone 01223 243830