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Past events

  • November

  • October

    • Halloween Fancy Dress Disco

      Friday, 27th Oct 2017

      2:00 PM

      Eat, drink and be scary! It’s our annual Halloween fancy dress disco – come along in your most horrible outfit for scary tunes and spooky games.

      2:00pm-3:30pm

      Children £3.00 entry. Adults and under 18 months go free.

       


  • November

    • Christmas Market

      Sunday, 19th Nov 2017

      11:00 AM

      Come along to our fourth annual Christmas Market. We will have a range of stalls selling gifts and treats for the festive season.

      Bar 22 will be open for hot food, drinks and confectionery.

      There is no entry fee to members of the public and free parking is available on site. The centre is on one level for ease of access and has steps or a ramp from the car park.

       


  • December

    • Pantomime - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

      Saturday, 2nd Dec 2017

      6:00 PM

      This wonderful show takes place in a colourful circus setting. The children will see all their favourite pantomime characters. They will love to boo the horrible Dame Gertie Grump as she causes mischief wherever she goes, roar with laughter at the antics of Silly Billy and of course they will meet Goldilocks herself, plus ..the friendliest Three Bears you’re ever likely to see.

      Packed full of comedy, sing-a-long songs,dame-gertie-grump adventure and audience participation, Goldilocks and the Three Bears has been especially adapted to entertain children from 3 to 12 years of age.

      A self contained show with a performance running time of 75 minutes.

      The cost is £5.00 per person.

       


    • Christmas Party

      Sunday, 10th Dec 2017

      11:30 AM

      Come along to our annual Christmas Party.

      We have Christmas music, bouncy castle, party games, a face painter and a magician.

      Tickets cost £5.00 which includes a visit to Santa in his sleigh, a present and reindeer dust.

      Tickets on sale now! Contact Spectrum reception – tickets can be bought and paid for by phone!

       


    • Lunch Club Christmas Special

      Tuesday, 12th Dec 2017

      12:00 PM

      As it is December and Christmas is almost upon us, we are having a special Age UK lunch club!

      We have a three course Christmas lunch, a carol concert featuring children from local schools and coffee and mince pies to round the afternoon off.

      Contact Age UK on 0191 374 6577 to book.

       


    • Breakfast With Santa

      Saturday, 23rd Dec 2017

      9:00 AM

      Join us for our first ever breakfast with Santa! Children will receive cereal, toast, fruit juice, etc. in the presence of Santa Claus himself.

      They will also be able to do their letter to him and collect reindeer dust to sprinkle on the lawn on Christmas Eve.

      The cost is £6.00 per child.

      The cafe will be open if parents want to buy bacon or egg sandwiches or toast.

       


    • Santa's Last Stop

      Sunday, 24th Dec 2017

      2:00 PM

      Last chance to visit Santa before the big day!

      Following on from last year’s successful event, this year the party is even bigger with an extra hour added to the event!

      We will have bouncy castles and music in the hall.

      Children receive a present and reindeer dust from Santa.

      Food is included in the price for adults and children as requested after last year’s event.

      £10 for children. £5 for adults.

      Tickets are on sale now from Spectrum – either in person at reception or by phone.

       


  • March

    • Easter Saturday 31st March 2018 - Easter Roller Disco

      Saturday, 31st Mar 2018

      10:00 AM

      Our usual Saturday morning roller disco sessions with an Easter twist – fancy dress contest with a bunny and chick theme! Non-bunnies and non-chicks also welcome.

      The best bunny or chick from each session will win two tickets for tomorrow’s Easter Eggstravaganza.

      Session 1 – 10:00am – 11:00am
      Session 2 – 11:00am – 12:00pm

      £2.50 per skater per session.

       


  • April

    • Easter Sunday 1st April 2018 - Easter Eggstravaganza

      Sunday, 1st Apr 2018

      1:30 PM

      Easter disco – bunny and chick themed, but non-bunnies and non-chicks are also welcome!

      In addition to the disco, We will also have a bouncy castle, games, a raffle and a face painter (a charge will apply).

      Pay £1 to enter a decorated egg in to our competition! Eggs can be brought in from Saturday morning – but please leave your name and contact details!

      ALSO we have the Greater Willington Cake Off! £1.00 per entry. There are four categgories.

      Under 16 years

      Categgory 1: Large Decorated Cake
      Categgory 2: 6 Cupcakes

      Over 16 years

      Categgory 3: Large Decorated Cake
      Categgory 4: 6 Cupcakes

      Cakes must be at Spectrum between 1:00pm and 1:30pm. Entry form must be completed at time of leaving cake(s). Judging will be at 3:00pm by Councillor Olwyn Gunn and Councillor Fraser Tinsley.

       


  • October

    • School Holiday Session - Halloween Fancy Dress Disco

      Friday, 26th Oct 2018

      2:00 PM

      Eat, drink and be scary! It’s our annual Halloween fancy dress disco – come along in your most horrible outfit for scary tunes and spooky games.

      2:00pm-3:30pm

      Children £3.00 entry. Adults and under 18 months go free.

       


  • November

    • Christmas Market

      Sunday, 18th Nov 2018

      11:00 AM

      Come along to our fifth annual Christmas Market. We will have a range of stalls selling gifts and treats for the festive season.

      We are open to the public from 11:00am until 4:00pm.

      Bar 22 will be open for hot food, drinks and confectionery.

      There is no entry fee to members of the public and free parking is available on site. The centre is on one level for ease of access and has steps or a ramp from the car park.

       


  • December

    • Panto - The Adventures of Treasure Island

      Saturday, 8th Dec 2018

      5:30 PM

      Doors open at 5:30pm.

      Cost per ticket is £5.00 per person. Under 18 months go free.

      Packed full of comedy, sing-a-long songs, adventure and audience participation, The Adventures of Treasure Island has been especially adapted to entertain children from 3 to 12 years of age and lasts for 75 minutes.

      Followed by family fun with bouncy castles.

      Cafe/bar open throughout.

       


    • Christmas Party

      Sunday, 9th Dec 2018

      11:30 AM

      Doors open at 11:30am and close at 3:30pm.

      Tickets cost £6.00 (includes visit to Santa)

      Unicorn and dinosaur theme!

      An afternoon of fun with Santa, a princess, Hudson the Polar Bear, bouncy castle, party games and a very special guest!

      Cafe/bar open throughout.

      Santa is available from 11:30am – 1:00pm and again from 1:30pm – 3:00pm.

       


    • Breakfast With Santa

      Saturday, 22nd Dec 2018

      9:15 AM

      From 9:15am – 10:30am

      Tickets: £6.00 per child and £3.00 per adult (includes bacon/sausage/egg sandwich and coffee for adults).

      Enjoy your breakfast with Santa.

      Cafe open throughout.

       


    • Santa's Last Stop

      Monday, 24th Dec 2018

      2:00 PM

      Doors open at 2:00pm and close at 6:00pm

      Tickets: £10 per child – £5 per adult (includes food)

      Children have the chance to speak to Santa just before he starts his deliveries. It includes food for all ticket holders, a gift for children and a fun packed afternoon to tire them out!

      Cafe/bar open throughout.

       


  • April

    • Easter Disco

      Friday, 12th Apr 2019

      2:00 PM

      Join us for our Easter Disco on Friday 12th April from 2:00pm until 3:30pm.

      Enter a decorated egg in to our competition! ‘Categgories’ are 4-8 years, 9-12 years and over 12 years! Prize per ‘catteggory’.

      Eggs can be brought in from 10.30a.m on Friday morning – but please leave your name and contact details! The eggs will be judged by the Easter Bunny!

      Cafe open for Easter treats.

      Entry is £3.00 per child. Adults are free.

       


  • September

    • Family Night

      Saturday, 14th Sep 2019

      7:00 PM

      Our monthly family night! From 7:00pm til 10:00pm.

      Activities can include bouncy castle, soft play, table tennis, badminton, football, etc. Unfortunately we are no longer able to offer roller skating as part of this.

      Fully licensed bar open for adults and food available.

       


  • October

    • School Holiday Activity - HALLOWEEN FANCY DRESS DISCO

      Thursday, 31st Oct 2019

      2:00 PM

      Our annual Halloween Fancy Dress Disco with traditional Halloween music. Cafe/bar open with scary decor – pop in for a bite! Booking not necessary. £3.00 per child.

      2:00pm – 3:30pm.

       


  • November

    • Christmas Market

      Sunday, 17th Nov 2019

      11:00 AM

      The Christmas market is being held indoors in our sportshall. This will be our fifth Christmas market. The centre opens at 9:30am for stall holders and then 11:00am for shoppers. The market closes to the public at 4:00pm and the centre closes at 5:00pm.

      The centre is on one level with wide doorways for ease of access for pushchairs, wheels chairs and different physical abilities. There is onsite car parking with access to the centre via steps and a ramp.

      We have a small bar/cafe area which will be open for light refreshments.

       


  • December

    • Panto - Beauty and the Beast

      Saturday, 14th Dec 2019

      5:30 PM

      Our popular annual panto is back again. This year we have Beauty and the Beast!

      Tickets cost £5.00 per person (adults and children). First 100 tickets £3.50!

      Doors open at 5:30pm.

      This is followed by Family Night at 7:30pm with the bouncy castle.

      Fully licenced bar and snacks available throughout.

       


    • Christmas Party

      Sunday, 15th Dec 2019

      11:30 AM

      Our annual Christmas Party with Santa.

      Tickets cost £6.00 per child. First 100 tickets £5.00!

      Event is open 11:30am – 3:30pm.

      Fully licenced bar and snacks available throughout.

       


    • Breakfast With Santa

      Saturday, 21st Dec 2019

      9:15 AM

      Tickets cost £6.00 per child and £3.00 per adult. Food is included with all tickets and children receive a present from Santa.

      Event is 9:15am – 10:30am. Last admittance is 10:00am.

      Cafe is also open.

       


    • Santa's Last Stop

      Tuesday, 24th Dec 2019

      2:00 PM

      Last chance to visit Santa before the big day!

      We will have bouncy castles and music in the hall.

      Children receive a present and reindeer dust from Santa.

      Food is included in the price for adults and children.

      £12.00 for children. £6.00 for adults. First 100 tickets £10.00 for children/£5.00 for adults).

       


  • October

    • Halloween Fancy Dress Disco

      Friday, 29th Oct 2021

      2:00 PM

      Eat, drink and be scary! It’s our annual Halloween fancy dress disco – come along in your most horrible outfit for scary tunes.

      2:00pm-4:00pm

      Cafe/bar will be open for refreshments.

      Booking is essential as places are strictly limited. Please message us through FB messenger or ring reception on 01388 747000.

       


  • November

    • Christmas Market

      Sunday, 21st Nov 2021

      10:30 AM

      Come along to our annual Christmas Market. Doors open to the public at 10:30am and entry is free.

      Stalls include:-
      - Body Shop
      - Scentsy
      - Oriflame
      - Handmade jewellery
      - Vintage/retro items with a Christmas feel
      - Gifts and Christmas items
      - Hair bows, clips and bobbles
      - Baby products (outfits, cardigans, dummy clips, etc)
      - Cakes, brownies, cookies, tray bakes
      - Hand-bound journals and notebooks, wood burned plaques and key-rings, hand-painted ornaments and key-rings
      - Christmas decorations, tree baubles, gonks, decorated boxes, photo albums, Christmas cards
      - Christmas homeware items and ornaments
      - Handmade Christmas deocrations, wreaths, Christmas trees, centrepieces, baubles
      - Art and craft items
      - Baby and toddler hand-knits

       


  • December

    • Panto - Red Riding Hood

      Saturday, 4th Dec 2021

      5:30 PM

      Join us for our annual panto presented by Chaplins.

      Tickets are £5.00 (children under 18 months go free).

      Doors open at 5:30pm for a 6:00pm start.

      Tickets are now on sale at Spectrum reception – call in or ring us on 01388 747000

       


    • Breakfast With Santa

      Saturday, 18th Dec 2021

      9:30 AM

      We have our Breakfast with Santa event back again!

      Tickets are £6.00 for children or £4.00 for adults – food is included with all tickets and children also receive a gift.

      Tickets are now on sale at Spectrum reception – call in or ring us on 01388 747000.

       


    • Santa's Last Stop

      Friday, 24th Dec 2021

      2:00 PM

      It’s almost time!

      Take a break from the veg and the present wrapping and come along to Santa’s Last Stop!

      Tickets are £12 for children and £6 for adults. All tickets include food and children will receive a gift from Santa. The bouncy castle and bouncy slide will be in the hall to help tire the children out so they don’t wake up and catch Santa delivering their presents.

      Tickets are now on sale at Spectrum reception – call in or ring us on 01388 747000

       


  • November

    • Christmas Market

      Sunday, 20th Nov 2022

      10:30 AM

      Our annual Christmas market is taking place on Sunday 20th November. We are open to the public from 10:30am – 3:30pm.

      Held in our sports hall, we will have a range of stalls selling:

      • Clean Living household products (eco friendly and vegan)
      • mandala gifts
      • Body Shop
      • lambswool scarves, wraps, pashminas
      • craft supplies
      • hand crafted cards and gifts
      • Christmas decorations, stockings, knitted items and table decorations
      • jewellery
      • hair accessories
      • baby gifts
      • Scentsy
      • sweet treats and cakes
      • cosmetics
      • children’s handmade clothing
      • charity merchandise
      • homemade dog treats
      • Christmas gifts
      • wax melts and, reed diffusers
      • room sprays, soaps, bath bombs, air fresheners
      • hand knitted items
        and more!

      The cafe/bar will be open for light refreshments and snacks.

       


    • Christmas Market

      Sunday, 19th Nov 2023

      10:30 AM

      Come along to our annual Christmas Market. We will have a range of stalls selling gifts and treats for the festive season.

      Bar 22 will be open for hot food, drinks and confectionery.

      There is no entry fee to members of the public and free parking is available on site. The centre is on one level for ease of access and has steps or a ramp from the car park.

      STALL HOLDER ENQUIRIES – please send an email to spectrumreception@slamcdt.co.uk