Singing for pre-school youngsters

Morpeth Methodist Church.
Morpeth Methodist Church.

Pre-school youngsters are being invited to get on song at an event in Morpeth.

Toddlers, parents, carers, nurseries and schools are invited to Morpeth Methodist Church on Friday, December 4, to celebrate the story of St Nicholas and the start of Advent.

There will be an interactive story, songs, carols and a look at European Christmas customs with the help of parents .

There may even be a visit from St Nicholas himself.

Billed as being suitable for all pre-school children, the event starts at 10.30am.

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Members of the church are akso inviting people to celebrate the festive season with a carol-singing session at Costa Coffee’s cafe in Bridge Street, Morpeth.

Carol sheets will be provided, and the event is open to both old and young.

Two carol concerts are being lined up. They will take place at 4.30pm on Wednesday, December 23, and on Christmas Eve.

Donations will be collected for Stannington-based charity the Toby Henderson Trust.

Founded in 1999 by Lesley Henderson, Toby’s mum, it helps provide support and early intervention for autistic children.