This December newsletter has some extra forthcoming dates for your diary – we hope to seasonally sing with you at something! Wintersong on Monday is slightly different in style for this short season, to recognise the special Yuletide vibe! We have 2 more jolly weeks from this Monday 4th through till our singing sharing party on Dec 11th. Details of this and other future singing dates below.
Come and get a warm wintry glow through singing in community with others this season. 2 x Mon eves 4th & 11th Dec. Learn to sing Wintry joyous songs from diverse traditions, Dark Ages to Boney M! All voices welcome, no need to read music, no one is ever put on the spot!
Dec 4th 6.45 for 7 pm – [Dec 11th 6.30 for partying beforehand!]
2 gorgeous fun Monday evenings of singing for wellbeing. Songs ancient and modern plus a team karaoke moment at the end, just for the joy of it! We will sing in the beautiful flat access wellbeing gallery in the centre of Croydon, Studio Upstairs, 2-4 Park Street, arrive 6.45 to pay and get settled then we start from 7 – 8.30 pm. Right by the bus stops, couldn’t be easier….. New people welcome.
Fees: 2 week block £10 or £8 concessions. Drop in rates £7 or £5 concessions – pay less by block booking. Please bring cash or cheques (payable to Creative Croydon) or cash on the night. Thanks!
It is helpful to know that you are coming so we can put out the right amount of chairs so please let us know via firstname.lastname@example.org. Remember a bottle of water is helpful when singing. Welcome to bring snax to share on the last eve. And please tell your friends! https://www.facebook.com/events/167912573812480/
Voicework vouchers are pretty and work well for singing or speaking with confidence. Or gift the Jan 2018 Wassailing 4 week block of sessions. Email us for info email@example.com
Croydon Snowy pine
Thanks to Anne Crump for this wintry local image.
January 2018 – new Singing series [4 Monday eves]
4 weeks series – more new wintry songs & Wassailing (option to wassail in a local park 20 Jan 2018) starts Jan 8th. Same rates as 2017! Includes The Rose, Warhorse song, Baby it’s cold outside, When Winter Comes (Game of Thrones) plus songs for world Holocaust Memorial day.
December forward look at other diary dates: FREE
Carers Choir Regular FREE Wednesday Sessions
10.30-11.45am All carers are welcome to attend Creative Croydon drop in free sessions for Croydon carers. There’s time for a cup of tea before/ after in the Cafe at the Carers support centre George Street. It’s always fine to just drop in when you can, we know that Carers have lots of commitments. A big thank you to Fairfield Councillors (LB Croydon) who selected our Carers Choir for their Community grant support. Join Katie Rose Weds 6th & 20th Dec 10.30 – 11.45 am
at the Carers centre in George Street opposite the tram stop. https://www.carersinfo.org.uk/whats-on
Thurs 14th Dec Studio Upstairs, open evening, arts music refreshments and more 5.30 – 7 pm
Sing in the park Sat Dec 16th 4.30 – 6pm Family friendly https://www.facebook.com/AddiscombePark/
Lunchtime singing 15th & 22nd Dec, personal invitation in central croydon, please contact us for info.
Surrey Street singing Dec 17th noon book through firstname.lastname@example.org
Hospital (CUH) singing Dec 21st gather Chapel 7pm
Creative Christmas Cafe 1.30 – 4 pm afternoon 28th Dec at Studio upstairs funded by NHS Healthwatch locally
Check croydon community choir on Facebook for other local singing events. Link below.
Meanwhile you are very welcome to follow us on the links below. Please help us spread the joy by telling those dear to you! Thank you!
Warm & serene wishes
Anne & Catherine
Anne and Catherine
Creative Croydon – Creating Community Through Song, Story and The Arts