Thursday 24th May

Thursday 24th May

6.00am – 7.00am Can Change Challenge

FitBusters, Authorpe Road (opposite East of Arcadia), Meanwood

Call ‘Buster’ on 07990610218 to book a place due to small group sessions. Free

FITBusters studio (F.I.T. - Focused Inspirational Trainers) are here to help and in the early days was described as ‘Meanwood’s best kept secret’. ‘Buster’ set up a one stop shop in Meanwood in November 2015 and now runs small groups with a maximum of 8 per class where all levels and abilities are welcome

9.30am – 10.30am Circuits

FitBusters, Authorpe Road (opposite East of Arcadia), Meanwood

Call ‘Buster’ on 07990610218 to book a place due to small group sessions. Free

FITBusters studio (F.I.T. - Focused Inspirational Trainers) are here to help and in the early days was described as ‘Meanwood’s best kept secret’. ‘Buster’ set up a one stop shop in Meanwood in November 2015 and now runs small groups with a maximum of 8 per class where all levels and abilities are welcome

2.00pm Stanley Holloway’s Comic Monologues recited by Chris Swales

Grab a cuppa and a slice of cake at The Well and sit back and enjoy a selection of old favourites such as ‘Albert and the Lion’, ‘Yorkshire Pudden’ and ‘Old Sam’ which will be performed with gusto by Chris Swales. Great fun and reminiscent of a time gone by, these classics live on and on in the history of comedy.

Free but places strictly limited so get there early!

The Well Cafe, 169 Stonegate Road, LS6 4PU.

www.thewellcafe.co.uk

3.00pm – 4.30pm Beauty in the Ordinary

A photography walk to look at the environment of Meanwood and do exactly what the project title says, find ‘beauty in the ordinary’ – art in everyday elements of our built and natural surroundings which are often passed by without a second thought but thoughtfully photographed reveal what makes our neighbourhood special. This walk is open to all ranges and abilities and will particularly appeal to those who want to improve the photos they take on their smartphone.

Please bring your own digital, film or mobile phone camera.

Meanwood Park Play Area

Free

5.00pm – 9.00pm Meanwood Dinnerbox

Due to the popularity of last year’s event, the Meanwood Dinnerbox is back !

We have teamed up with newcomers, Tandem, and our lovely next door neighbours Hungry Bear, to bring you a taste of Meanwood right to your table. The first course will be provided by Tandem, the main by Hungry Bear, and for dessert there will be a choice of 3 British Cheeses with crackers, chutney and grapes, or a warm brownie with cream.

Alfred Bar, Stonegate Road, Meanwood, LS6 4HY

£18 – tickets available in advance from Alfred bar. Vegetarians please pre-book.

6.30pm – 7.30pm Boxacise

FitBusters, Authorpe Road (opposite East of Arcadia), Meanwood

Call ‘Buster’ on 07990610218 to book a place due to small group sessions. Free

FITBusters studio (F.I.T. - Focused Inspirational Trainers) are here to help and in the early days was described as ‘Meanwood’s best kept secret’. ‘Buster’ set up a one stop shop in Meanwood in November 2015 and now runs small groups with a maximum of 8 per class where all levels and abilities are welcome

6.30pm – 10.00pm

 

Spoon Whittling and Supper

Learn to carve your very own spoon with Frankie and Rory (Whittle Works). Workshops are perfect for all-levels with all materials and tools provided, including an after-care kit to take home with you. Within two and a half hours you’ll be guided through designing and whittling your own wooden spoon, in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.

Tandem will be serving up a delicious simple supper and some complimentary wine or beer.

Tandem, 574 Meanwood Road.  Cost £45

Pre-booking essential via : : https://www.whittle-works.com/events/2018/3/14/spoon-carving-supper

www.whittleworks.com

 

6.30pm– 8.00pm Wine and Spirits Festival with Majestic Wines

Join us for a fun evening of wine and spirits in store as we open a range of exciting products from around the world. Fizz to start, lots of wines and a few gins and rums to finish. No wine knowledge needed, so come along and explore !

Donation of £5 for charity and booking is required as places are limited. Ring Lee on 0113 224 9735

Majestic Wine Warehouse, Northside Retail Park, Stonegate Road.

 

7.00pm Bourbon and Pickle Matching Evening.......with a little blues on the side

Like the hula hoop, the unholy marriage of whisky and pickles makes no sense but somehow it’s a beautiful, beautiful thing. We’ll be mixing up some great bourbons with some interesting pickleish delights, talking you through some particulars and nuances then letting you do the work, simple.

£20 - tickets available in advance.

East of Arcadia, 607 Meanwood Rd, Leeds LS6 4HQ