Events in and around Surrey UK.
We have put together in the following pages a selection of Surrey Events covering a wide range of interests such as Keep Fit, Meeting People, Making Friends, Dance, Theatre, Yoga, Arts and Crafts, Kids Stuff, Walks, Lectures, Jumble Sales, Markets, Exhibitions, Drama, Workshops, Weight Loss, Hypnotherapy, Gardening, Wildlife, Family History ...
Elkie Brooks Live on Stage
Saturday 9th March 2013, 8.00pm
Quite simply one of the most successful and popular singers the UK has ever produced.
Now in the 5th decade of her career, she is still proving to be one of the most powerful and versatile vocal talents of our generation.
With numerous hit singles, million selling albums and awards, her annual tours are treat for fans old and new.
Performing some of her classic hits, blues, jazz and songs from her new album ‘Powerless’, an electric evening with Elkie is guaranteed to leave you begging for more.
Elkie released her much anticipated autobiography “Finding My Voice” in 2012.
Elkie is a stunning performer and whatever she does, she does it best live. Don't miss the chance to see a truly great artist in action.
Phone for Details: 01737 276500
Harlequin Theatre, Warwick Quadrant, Redhill, Surrey RH1 1HN
Reigate New!! Over 30's Party for Singles & Couples
Friday 15th February 2013, VALENTINE PARTY, and then Monthly from 2013, 8.30pm until 1.30am, at the Bridge House Hotel.
Top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from '70s to
THE place for over 30s to dance, romance, meet new people and make new
Future dates: Friday 15th February 2013, Friday 15th March, Friday 5th April, Friday 17th May and Friday 14th June.
Tickets: £8 online or on the door.
Our parties at the Bridge House Hotel will be VERY POPULAR so it's a good idea to pre-book.
To pre-book or get details of more events, simply visit www.dance-parties.co.uk
Smart denim OK. Collared shirts. No trainers, T shirts, etc. Right of admission
Phone for Details: 01344 870277 or 07913 400444
Bridge House Hotel, Reigate Hill, Reigate, Surrey RH2 9RP
Kids and Young Adults Driving Experience at Mercedes-Benz World
Throughout the year. Check times on website.
Why wait until your 17th birthday to get behind the wheel of a car? At Mercedes-Benz World you’ll find a range of exciting driving activities designed exclusively for young people!
If you’re tall enough to reach the pedals of an A-Class (at least 1.5m), you’re old enough to Drive at Mercedes-Benz World.
Your first time behind the wheel is only the beginning. Our professional instructors will always be by your side as your confidence grows and you pick up new driving skills.
When you’re ready, they’ll move you onto the main tracks, teach you advanced skills including dynamic handling and skid management, and even prepare you for your driving test.
Phone for details: 01217 133797
Mercedes-Benz World, Brooklands Drive, Weybridge, Surrey KT13 0SL
Motown Hits featuring Roy G Hemmings
Thursday 6th December 2012, 7.30pm
Original Drifters member Roy G Hemmings' "Reach Out To Motown" is a celebration of 50 years of Motown, with hits by The Supremes, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, The Four Tops, The Temptations, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder and Lionel Ritchie, to name but a few.
This electrifying show features such classic hits as "Baby Love", "Dancing In The Street", "My Girl", "I Can't Help Myself", "I Heard It Through The Grapevine", "Reach Out" and many more.
Front man Roy G Hemmings has been the longest serving member of the Drifters and has appeared at prestigious venues around the world, including a memorable performance at the White House for the then president Bill Clinton.
Reach Out To Motown features "The Love Supremes" as well as "The Tops and Tempts" paying tribute to Motown's legendary vocal groups.
Tickets: From £17.00
Phone for Details: 01372 728812
Epsom Playhouse, Ashley Avenue, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 5AL
Christmas Craft Fair
Saturday 1st December 2012, 12noon to 4.00pm
In aid of the Joy Community School, Zambia.
A light lunch of homemade soup & rolls, hot mince pies & tea & coffee will be on
Craft stalls, books, bric-a-brac, cake stall, raffle.
Contact Sheila Haines for details at firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone for Details: 01306 627195
Oakwood Hill Village Hall, Dorking, Surrey RH5 5PY
The Swing Joint - Jive and Jitterbug Classes and Social Dance Club.
Friday 7th December 2012, 8.00pm.
1930's,40's & 50's Jitterbug, Swing, Jive & Stroller Classes.
A monthly club(normally first Friday every month), specialising in 1940's & 50's live music.
£7 per night.
Licenced Bar. Wooden Dance Floor. Free parking opposite.
5 mins away from Jnct6/M25
Phone for Details: 07954 591631(Mark) or 07804 593503 (Julie)
The Swing Joint, upstairs at The Legion, 15 Town End, Caterham, Surrey CR3 5UJ
A Victorian Child's Christmas
Saturday 8th December 2012, 2.00pm at Farnham Library.
The Friends of Farnham Library are delighted to invite children to 'A Victorian Child's Christmas'.
Admission per child is £4 and includes Father Christmas giving all
children a handmade Victorian style Christmas Card.
Tickets are available from the Farnham Library HelpDesk.
Phone for Details: 0300 200 1001
Farnham Library, Vernon House, 28 West Street, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7DR
Over 30s, 40s, 50s Party for Singles & Couples - Heathrow
Friday 7th December 2012(Christmas Party), 8.30pm until 1.00am
NEW & UNMISSABLE! Over 30s Party Nights for Singles and Couples with top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from '70s to date.
THE place for over 30s to dance, romance, meet new people and make new friends.
Future dates: Friday 11th January 2013. Monthly thereafter - more dates to follow for 2013.
Entrance: £8 online or on the door.
Our parties at this BA Club are very VERY POPULAR so it's a good idea to pre-book.
To pre-book simply visit www.dance-parties.co.uk
Smart denim OK. Collared shirts only. No trainers, T shirts, etc. Right of adm.
Details and more events: Phone 07913 400444 or 0800 313 4441 or visit website.
The Concorde Club (in the Pavilion Suite), Crane Lodge Road, Cranford, TW5 9PQ
Caterham Indoor Market
Saturdays 15th December 2012, 9.00am to 12.30pm
Stalls of home made Jams, Cakes, Cards, Jewelry and Novelties.
Local Honey, Local Eggs, Nearly New Clothes, Bric-a-Brack and additional stalls
which vary each month.
Something different from the High Street where you will
be able to buy that special present from the large range of stallholders.
Phone for Details: 01883 340812
United Reformed Church, Harestone Hill, Caterham Valley, Surrey CR3 6SX
Pantomime - Aladin and his Magic Lamp
Tuesday 18th to Friday 28th December 2012
We've teamed up with leading family producer That's Entertainment Productions - the people behind our hit show last year "High Jinx Magic and Circus Roadshow" - to present to you a very spectacular Aladdin and His Magic Lamp!
With live music, brilliant illusions and fantastic scenery be prepared to be amazed and captivated from start to finish with this traditional and much loved tale.
Book now so you can reserve the best seats in the house - but also take advantage of our early bird offers.
If you're booking a group, then for every ten tickets, we'll give you two free!
Daily performances vary from 10.30am to 7.00pm so please check website below.
Phone for Details: 01372 365141 or
See Website: www.the-theatre.org
The Leatherhead Theatre, Church St, Leatherhead, Surrey KT22 8DN
Swing-Thing Dance Classes - New in Redhill
Tuesday 4th December 2012, and EVERY Tuesday evening at 8.00pm
Beginner and Intermediate Lindy-Hop Classes.
Performance Group and Wedding Dance Classes.
The bar is open until 11.00pm serving a fine selection of alcoholic and soft drinks including lashings of ginger beer.
Plenty of free parking.
The dance floor here has been described as the best in Surrey!
Telephone: John or Carol on 07939 938877
The Perrywood Sports & Social Club, Honeycrock Lane, Redhill, Surrey RH1 5JP
Mum2Mum Market - Baby and Kids' Nearly New Sales
Regularly held on Saturdays, 2.00pm to 4.00pm.
Next sale Saturday 1st December 2012 at Wimbledon YMCA.
A pop up market of nearly new baby,
kids and maternity goods in Wimbledon where mums sell to mums.
See website for dates and venues or join us on facebook at www.facebook.com/mum2mummarket
Entry is £2 on the door and everyone welcome. (Children are free).
SELL your outgrown baby and kids stuff to other mums and keep 100% of the
Don't worry if you've never sold before - our sellers pack will guide
you through the process, helping you to get the pricing and presentation right
so you maximise your sales on the day.
Get all details and book your stall online at www.mum2mummarket.co.uk
Wimbledon YMCA, 200 Broadway, Wimbledon SW19 1RY
Mini Maestros - Music for Toddlers
Weekly - Thursdays 9.20am, 10.00am and 2.10pm (all 40 mins)
Musical Maestros introduces pre-school children to the magic of our musical heritage.
We are committed to providing a creative and inspirational programme to stimulate your child’s imagination.
Using a mixture of classical music, nursery rhymes and education songs we will help your child to develop into confident, expressive and sociable young people with a lifelong love of music and the arts.
The groups are run by trained musicians who have a passion for bringing music to young people.
All of our music is played live by the group leaders.
Classes available from 12 months to 4 years
Phone for Details: 01252 727617
Farnham Music and Drama, 78 Tilford Road, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 8DW
Christmas Carol - A magical ballet
Friday 7th December 2012, 7.30pm
One magical night Scrooge, a penny clutching old miser, is visited by mystical ghosts, who show him there is more to life than work and money and slowly he begins to recognise the true meaning of Christmas.
Filled with joy, laughter and heartbreaking moments from the troupe that brought you The Snow Queen, Ballet Theatre UK’s new production combines traditional ballet with captivating theatre performed to a glorious classical score.
This production is not only for fans of dance, but also for those experiencing dance for the first time and includes beautifully hand crafted costumes and sets that conjure up the delightful Dickensian London perfectly.
“A pleasure to witness a production of this calibre” - Dance Europe Magazine.
Tickets: Adult: £18, Friends: £16, Under 16s: £12.50
Phone for Details: Box Office 01372 365141
Leatherhead Theatre, 7 Church Street, Leatherhead KT22 8DN
Sunday Jazz Lunch
Sunday 30th December 2012, and last Sunday of every month, 1.30pm to 4.30pm
The Anne Boleyn Hotel. Harri, New York Jazz Vocalist performs with UK's top jazz musicians.
Indian Buffet or 3-course English Roast £17.95 incl. jazz, dinner, coffee, VAT. Booking required.
Phone for Details: 01784 435396
Arrive at 1pm. Food is served at 1:30. Jazz is 2-4:30pm. Comfortable newly refurbished room. A jazz orientated audience who are there primarily for the music. A fun afternoon with excellent food.
The Anne Boleyn Hotel, 29 The Hythe, Staines, TW18 3JD
Storytime for Children
Fridays 11.00am until 11.30am at Farnham Library.
All the staff at Farnham Library warmly welcome all parents/guardians and their children to storytime at the library in a lively mix of stories and colouring in.
Phone for Details: 0300 200 1001
Tell all your friends. All very welcome
Farnham Library, Vernon House, 28 West Street, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7DR
Mondays and Wednesdays. Mondays - Cranleigh Golf and Leisure Club, 10.30-11.30am. Intermediate level.
Wednesdays - Guildford Community Centre, 12.45-1.30pm. All levels. Beginners welcome.
Phone for Details: 07971 262428
Full details on Website: www.surreyballroomandpilates.com
Guildford and Cranleigh, Surrey
Alpine Garden Society - Monthly Talk
Thursday 6th December 2012 and first Thursday of every Month, 7.30pm. A different talk each time plus a plant sale and refreshments. New members and visitors always welcome. 01372 374624.
Mayford Village Hall, Saunders Lane, Mayford, Surrey GU22 0NN
Surrey Local SGI Buddhist Meetings
Weekday evenings 7.30pm-9.00pm and weekend mornings 10.30am-12.00noon. Local SGI Buddhist meetings in Horley, Reigate,Redhill and Dorking
Informal and friendly buddhist meetings in members homes, and at Hookwood Hall.
An opportunity to ask questions for interested people and find out more about the teachings of buddhism and their effect in daily life. Chanting Nam-myoho-Renge-Kyo and studying the writings of Nichiren Daishonin.
Phone for Details: 01293 782527
Tenbury, Mill Lane, Hookwood, Surrey RH6 0HX
Meditation Yoga Reiki Past Life and Soul Regression Ladies Retreats
Throughout 2012. Dates and times on application. Ladies retreats for spiritual development, relaxation and treatments. Reiki treatments, Reiki Courses, Past Life and Soul Regression, Meditation and Yoga, Relaxation Groups/Workshops. Details: 01483 720015
Woking, Surrey. Venues to be advised.
Evergreens 50+ Club
Mon, Wed, Thur, Fri, 8.00am-2.00pm and Tue 1.00-4.00pm. Regular activities inc. swimming, fitness, indoor bowls, badminton, table tennis, and short tennis. 020 8770 4800.
Westcroft Leisure Centre, Westcroft Rd, Carshalton SM5 2TG
Local SGI Buddhist Meeting in Horley
Weekday evenings, 7.30 to 9.00pm and weekend mornings, 10.30 to 12noon. Informal and friendly meetings to discuss Soka Gakkai International Buddhism with study and chanting. An opportunity to find out more and meet local members. Guests welcome anytime.
Phone for details: 01293 782527
Hookwood Hall, Withey Meadows, Hookwood, Horley, Surrey RH6 0AZ
Runnymede Greenpeace Group
Tuesday 4th December 2012 and every 1st Tuesday in the month at 7.30pm.
Local Greenpeace Group meets to discuss environmental campaigns, public awareness of a wide variety of issues.
We're a fun and socialble group, come and join us to help in whatever way you can, from an hour a week to an afternoon a month.
Phone for Details: 01784 466890
The Almamata, 40 Station Rd, Egham, Surrey TW20 9LF
Byfleet Art Group
Every Tuesday, 7.00pm-10pm. Learn or practise painting. Tutors are on hand to help and advise. Still life, model or workshops are set up once a month. New members always welcome. 01483 401327.
St Mary's School, Hart Rd, West Byfleet, Surrey KT14 7NJ
Embroiderers Guild - Woking Branch
Third Thursday every month, 10.00am-12.15pm. For everyone from the complete beginner to the skilled embroiderer and those who just enjoy looking. Visitors welcome. There is also a Young Embroiderers Group. 01483 760738.
Trinity Methodist Church Hall, Brewery Rd, Horsell, Woking, Surrey GU21 4LH