Thursday, 27 September 2012
Also yesterday, I had the pleasure of chairing the latest meeting of the West End Christmas Fortnight committee.
This year's Christmas events start on 17th November and run until 1st December. We had a really productive meeting and the West End Christmas Fortnight is taking great shape! Events will include:
* Launch Day - 17th November : Community Fayre at Dundee West Church; Guild Christmas Coffee Morning; Dundee Art Society Christmas Fair (17th and 18th) and other launch events.
* Monday 19th November : Children's activity at Blackness Library - making handprint Christmas trees.
* Christmas Concert and Lights Switch On in the West End - 21st November : The annual West End Christmas Concert at Dundee West Church, Christmas Lights switch on at Seabraes, visit by Santa and spectacular fireworks display.
* Saturday 24th November : Blackness Library Coffee Morning; Harris Academy Christmas Fayre; Christmas Fortnight Primary Schools Football Tournament; Pennycook and Sinderins Courts - Christmas Coffee Morning.
* Tuesday 27th November : Children's activity at Blackness Library - making a snowman.
* Saturday 1st December : Blackness Primary Christmas Fair; Friends of the University of Dundee Botanic Garden "Gardeners' Question Time"; St Peter's Free Church Christmas Fayre.
The 2012 Christmas events will be the biggest and best yet - and the first time we have a whole fortnight of events - with more planned - so don't miss the West End Christmas Fortnight!