Saturday 1 December – Wilbury Christmas Fayre
Returning to St Thomas’, Bedford Road to entertain those visiting the Wilbury Community Forum’s Christmas Fayre – the Fayre starts at 10.45, and finishes at 12.30, with GCS there for the last hour.
Monday 10 December – Rotary Club Christmas Dinner
Our 3rd invitation to sing with these charity loving gents and their ladies for their celebratory dinner. One of our favourite calendar regulars, such fun!
Saturday 15 December – Our Christmas Concert at 7.30pm
At Letchworth Free Church, supporting Garden House Hospice, during the Christmas Tree Festival weekend. Garden City Singers performs a host of Christmas classics and some choral faves! Audience participation guaranteed and mulled wine and mince pies for all.
Tickets available from Tourist Information Centre, David’s Bookshop and the Singers. £7.50 adults, £5 children over 10, under 10s free! Come with a friend bring your kids and their friends and get a Saver ticket for £20 – 2 adults and 3 children over 10.
Wednesday 19 December
Back to Providence Court Care Home in Baldock for our Christmas Carol singalong. Starting at 7pm
Sunday 23 December
Singing Festive songs for Sainsbury’s on Third Avenue Letchworth
Raising money for their nominated charity – Carers In Herts. Come and hear us while doing your last minute shopping, we’re there from midday!
Past Events 2018
Saturday 6 October – Singalonga Saturday
At Trembaths Care Home, Letchworth from 2.30pm. Our popular Singalonga event with our treasured seniors comes to Trembaths this Saturday.
Saturday 15 September
At Garden City Court, Whiteway Letchworth from 11am, back for our second visit this Summer, we loved lifting the spirits of our valued seniors.
Saturday 8 September – back for the 4th year running
Our FREE cream tea concert at Dunton Parish Church raised over £100 in aid of the Church fabric fund.
14 July – Something Old, Something New Summer Concert
The charity chosen to benefit from this event was Macmillan Cancer Support and we were so pleased to raise £350
Garden City singers were proud to take part in an event commemorating our fallen men and women, singing in Broadway Gardens as part of Armed Forces Day.
We were delighted to celebrate the 80th Anniversary of St Thomas’ Church Wilbury, performing at a fund raising event for them on Saturday 23 June. Not only was nearly £300 raised for Jackie’s Drop in Centre, funds were raised for the church fabric and a donation was made towards our chosen charity – Macmillan Cancer Support.
Autumn Winter 2017
Then on the 10 November at St Francis’ College we helped celebrate 30 years raising funds for the Kanyike Project. Garden City Singers opened the show which was included many other artists and performers and helped contribute towards much needed funds for one of our favourite causes. More details available here.
Other events over the Christmas period included:
Sunday 3 December 2017 at Letchworth Free Church at 4pm
Our Christmas concert, this year featured the Biddenham Hand Bell Ringers. Find out more about Biddenham Hand Bell Ringers here. Photos coming soon!
Tuesday 12 December for the Christmas Party of Letchworth’s WI
We sang for these lovely ladies, who enjoyed joining in the fa la la! Booked to sing for them again in 2019 already.
Wednesday 13 December at Providence Court Care Home, Baldock
One of our favourite places to visit at Christmas, we sang carols with the residents again this year and had so much fun we went to their sister home at Garden City Court on Friday 15th December.
Singing at Sainsbury’s, Letchworth Retail Park 17th and 20th December.
For our third consecutive year we are sang in Sainsbury’s Letchworth to raise funds for their chosen charity. In 2017 they supported Heathlands Animal Sanctuary. For more info about this charity click here.
Lots of lovely customers generously donated to this charity and joined in singing and ringing the Jingle Bells.