Wednesday 23rd May

Wednesday 23rd May

10.00am The Barn Coffee Shop Coffee Tasting  : Processing Methods

This year we will be focusing on processing methods (how the bean is extracted from the coffee cherry). We will be tasting some classic examples of washed, natural and honey/pulped natural processing, noting it’s effect on flavour.

Follow us at fb.com/thebarnmeanwood and @thebarnmeanwood for more information.

The Barn Coffee Shop located in the Meanwood Valley Urban Farm, Sugarwell Road, LS72QG. Free

 

2.00 – 3.00pm ‘Open House with the Meanwood Institukes’ 

People are invited to come along to listen to and sing along with Meanwood’s very own ukulele band during our weekly get together. This is an informal, drop in event, tea and coffee will be available. We welcome people to to bring along a ukulele if they would like to join in. We will be happy to chat all things ukulele too !

Free.

www.yourukuleletutor.com

Meanwood Institute, 94 Green Rd, Leeds LS6 4LD

3.15pm – 5pm  Teddy Bears Picnic

For under 8’s. Bring your favourite Teddy and a picnic for a fun time. Prizes and entertainment. Free.

Ivy Cottage, Green Road (Meanwood School if it’s wet).

   
4:30pm – 5.30pm Drama Workshop by Dramarama

A drama workshop for children aged 6 to 12 years. The hour will be filled with fun drama games, improvisations and storytelling. The session will be led by Regan Bevons who already runs the Dramarama club for children in Meanwood.

Parents are welcome to sit and watch the workshop.

Holy Trinity Community Hall,  Memorial Drive, Meanwood.

Free - if you would like to bring your child along please book a place in advance via email to reegibee@gmail.com

5.00pm – 6.00pm Kettlebells Taster Session

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

6.15pm – 7.15pm QiGong Taster Session (breathing and exercise for health)

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

8.00pm – 10.00pm Live Irish Music Night

Des and his friends are back ! The much loved Irish music returns to Alfred bar after a hugely successful turnout last year. It is guaranteed to be a fun and lively set and definitely busy – so make sure to get in early to grab a table ! Free

Alfred Bar, 6 Stonegate Road, Meanwood, LS6 4HY

7.30pm – 9.00pm Hatha Yoga

FitBusters, Austhorpe 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

7.30m- 9.30pm Sweet Sorrows Barn Live Music

Every month The Barn Coffee Shop welcomes the best acoustic acts. For the Meanwood Festival we are excited to host The Sweet Sorrows – a ‘Celticana’ rock combo.

Check them out at https://sammyhorner.bandcamp.com/

BYOB – Coffee and Supper Available.

The Barn Coffee Shop located in the Meanwood Valley Urban Farm, Sugarwell Road, LS72QG. £3 entry

9.00pm – 11.00pm A Special Quiz Night hosted by and in aid of Wheatfields Hospice

All money raised on this guaranteed great night will go to Wheatfields without exception. Have a great night in aid of a great cause.

East of Arcadia, Meanwood Road, Meanwood. Free