Here at Woodleigh Christian Care Home, we always have a number of events happening through the year. From entertainers, to day trips to the coast, from services to fairs, there is always something for everyone to enjoy.
Below you will find information about all of our upcoming events at Woodleigh, including if we are looking for any volunteers to help us. If you are interested in helping us as a volunteer, give us a call and ask for Marion.
Our Regular Events
Professional Entertainer visits including musicians, magicians etc
Visits by a professional Chiropodist
Local school events (from drama to craft)
Regular days out & Bus trips - relatives welcome
Local area tea parties (2nd Thursday of every month)
Friday Friends Club (Knit, Natter, and games) - Every Friday at 11am
Holy Communion With Rev. Linda Williams - 2nd Monday of every month (14:30)
Additional events are regularly advertised in the foyer
Mothering Sunday Service
Sunday 11th March
Our Chaplain Helen Curzon will be leading us in a service of thanks for Mothers everywhere.
Everyone is welcome to join us. The service will last approximately 30 minutes and will be followed by hot drinks and refreshments. It would be lovely to see you there
Spring Fayre & Coffee Afternoon
Saturday 7th April
14:30 - 16:00
We will be hosting our annual Spring Fayre and Coffee afternoon at Woodleigh, where we will have various stalls and refreshments available. This is a chance to get together and have a tea/coffee and some cakes with frieds and family.
We would love to see you there and meet with you.
Times to be confirmed
Easter is one of the biggest events on the Christian Calendar, and here at Woodleigh Christian Care Home we always make sure that those that want to can join in the celebrations and worship without having to leave the comfort of Woodleigh.
Our Chaplain Helen Curzon along with some local church ministers will be leading a service on Palm Sunday, Good Friday and Easter Monday. These services are open to everyone to join, and there will be refreshments available. We would love to be able to celebrate Easter with as many people as possible, so it would be wonderful to see you there.
Sunday 29th April
We warmly invite you to join us for a service 'In Loving Memory' of those that we have lost in this past year.
Our Chaplain Helen Curzon will lead a short service of remembrance where we will light a candle for each of our loved ones. The service will last approximately 30 minutes, and will be followed by afternoon tea.
Please join with us in celebrating the lives of those dearly loved ones who are no longer with us.
Father's Day Celebrations
Sunday 17th June
Where would we be without our Fathers? Please join us in an afternoon of celebration and thanksgiving for our Fathers and Grandfathers lead by our Chaplain Helen Curzon.
The service will last for approximately 30 minutes including some worship. Everybody is welcome to join us and there will be refreshments available.
Saturday 21st July
14:30 - 16:00
Here at Woodleigh Christian Care Home we regular hold events with the aim of raising money for the 'Friends of Woodleigh' charity, which helps to pay for activities, trips out and events for the residents.
Our Summer Fayre is one of our highlights of the year where we host Stalls, Games and sales run by staff, Residents and volunteers. There will be all sorts available to buy and browse including cakes, clothing, games, raffles and tombolas.
We would love to see you there!
Date to be Confirmed
Time to be confirmed
Each year we always look forward to hosting our annual Bonfire Night Firework Display. It is always one of our highlights of the year and often includes a variety of food, drink and stalls available.
We don't currently have a date and time for our Firework display, but we will publish it as soon as we do. Keep a close eye on this page.
Armistice Day Service
Sunday 11th November
"Lest We Forget"
Armistice Day is very important to us here at WoodleighCare. We will never forget the sacrifice that our friends, family and loved ones have made for us both at home and abroad.
We are very lucky to be based so close to Chesterfield Road where the Armistice Day parade will walk past us. We will be lining the street to join the parade as it passes us, and then returning to Woodleigh for a short service lead by our Chaplain Helen Curzon.
Everyone is welcome and we would love to have you join us in remembrance on this day.
Saturday 24th November
14:30 - 16:00
As we approach the lead up to Christmas, we always enjoy welcoming everyone in to Woodleigh for our annual Christmas Fayre. It is always a very busy afternoon with plenty to see and do, including raffles, tombolas, cake stands, clothing, Christmas decorations and gifts and more.
These events help to raise money for the 'Friends of Woodleigh' charity which pays for activites, events and days out for the Resident's, so it would be wonderful to see you there as you have a fun afternoon and support our Residents.
Carols Round the Christmas Tree
Monday 24th December
Come and join us on Christmas Eve as we come together with our friends and family to sing Christmas Carols.
Lead by our very own 'Woodleigh Warblers' Choir, we will sing a range of carols and share some mince pies and mulled wine (non-alcoholic refreshments will be available).
We would love for you to join us we welcome in Christmas!