Christmas Playscheme

Date: 13th November Location: Across Cumbria

FOUR events have been lined up for the Carlisle Mencap Christmas Playscheme. All trips cost £10.

The playscheme starts on Monday December 23 with a trip to Theatre by the Lake to see The Legend of the Jazz Penguin - an interactive musical including an octopus playing the drums! 

Bring a packed lunch and meet at The Sands Centre in Carlisle at 9am. Back in Carlisle at 3pm.

On Saturday December 28, it's Pizza Party Time at Newtown School featuring disco and games and pizza for all. Meet at Newtown School in Carlisle at 10.30am. Event finishes at 3pm.

The third event is on Thursday January 2 with a Sensory Session at our Grace Little Centre in north Carlisle. Bring apacked lunch and meet at the centre at 10pm. The session ends at 3pm.

Finally, on Friday, January 3, there is a trip to the Upfront Puppet Theatre at Hutton-in-the-Forest to see Puss In Boots. Meet at The Sands Centre at 1.15pm, back in Carlisle 4.45pm.

If you think your child would enjoy any of these activities please contact the Carlisle Mencap office BEFORE DECEMBER 5 on 01228 674393 or email [email protected] and give their name along with their event preferences. There is a restriction on the numbers we can take, therefore we will have to share them out if there is an over-subscription on a particular day. If you have any questions, please contact the office on the above number or email address. Remember, each trip is £10 per person.

Upcoming Events

Activity Breaks funded by BBC Children In Need

Date: 17th January Location: Cumbria & Scottish Borders

WE'VE got some great Activity Breaks lined up for next year - fully funded by BBC Children In Need! Click on headline for more details.

Christmas Playscheme

Date: 23rd December Location: Across Cumbria

PIZZA parties and puppets - there is a lot to do on the Carlisle Mencap Christmas Playscheme. Click on the headline for more details!

Fabulous Festive Quiz!

Date: 12th December Location: Old Fire Station, Peter Street, Carlisle

RETURNING by popular demand! The Big Festive Quiz is back at the Old Fire Station this December. Click on the headline to find out more!

Get in touch

For further information please contact us:

Phone: 01228 674393
Email us: [email protected]

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