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January's Event Information

Date Event Information
1st Happy New Year!
Bring, share & smile! Welcome in the New Year with Whitby In Bloom at the Conservative Club on Upgang Lane. Bring your lunch, share with old and new friends and smile! From 12 noon to around 2pm. Everyone welcome!!
Jumanji: The Next Level (12A)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 2.30pm. Running time: 2hr 3mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
2nd IT Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday – two sessions: 10.00am-12 noon and 2.00pm-5.00pm. Help with all your computer problems. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
Le Mans '66 (Ford vs Ferrari (12A)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 7.30pm. Running time: 2hr 32mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
Pilates Class
Held every Thursday at Castleton Village Hall 6.30pm - 7.15pm. Friendly class suitable for all abilities including beginners! For more information contact Pilates instructor Anne on 07921 312130.
The Empty Chair Bereavement Group
Meets at the Coliseum 1.30-3.30pm. For more information contact Pat Charlesworth 01947 603773.
‘New Year, New Sweep’
Whitby Beach Sweep at 2pm Tate Hill Sands. All welcome. Please bring own litter picking equipment if possible & wear sensible footwear. Check social media before you set off if possible. For more info email whitbybeachsweep@gmail.com or see info Whitby Beach Sweep Facebook page.
Family History Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday afternoons 2.00pm-4.00pm. Stuck researching your family tree? Help is at hand! Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
3rd IT Help
At Whitby Library on Friday mornings 10.00am-12 noon. Help with all your computer problems Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
5th Sunday Service
Held at the Salvation Army, St. Peter’s Court Whitby. For more information contact Major Pat Charlesworth 01947 603773.
Whitby & District Astronomical Society Observing Night
Held at the Bruce Observatory, Caedmon School Normanby site. Weather permitting Starts 7.00pm. Further details: http://www.whitby-astronomers.com or call Mark Dawson on Whitby 605516.
6th Computer drop-in session
At Whitby Coliseum 2.00-4.00pm. Help with computers, tablets, laptops etc. Tel: Whitby 825000 for further details
7th Theatre Drama Classes for boys & girls 6 years old & upwards
At Whitby Coliseum 4.00-4.50pm. £3.50 per child. No need to book – just turn up. Taught to a structured syllabus by Barbara Benson-Smith. Senior Examiner of the UKA. For further details call Whitby 603229. NB Term-time only.
Craft Club
From 1.30-3.30pm at Salvation Army, St. Peter’s Court Whitby. For more information contact Major Pat Charlesworth 01947 603773.
Card Making Class
From 1.00-3.00pm at the Salvation Army, St Peter’s Court. For more information contact Major Pat Charlesworth 01947 603773.
Veterans Support Whitby Social Lunch Group
Join us for chat, bite and banter. Victoria Garden Centre 12noon-2pm. For more info call Harry on 01947 600263 / 07716 698008 or Steve on 01947 601159 / 07551 190309.
Whitby & District Astronomical Society Monthly Meeting
Held in Room H1 Caedmon College Normanby Site. Starts 7.30pm. Further details: http://www.whitby-astronomers.com or call Mark Dawson on Whitby 605516.
Coffee Morning
From 10.00-11.30am at the Salvation Army, St. Peter’s Court Whitby. For more information contact Major Pat Charlesworth 01947 603773.
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Tuesdays 2.00pm-4.00pm. Help with all your computer problems. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
8th Quiz Night
Held at Turnball Bar, Whitby Town FC, Upgang Lane. Starts 8.30pm. £1 entry per person. Cash prizes & free nibbles! Charity quiz night last Wednesday of month.
Coffee & Crochet
Held at Mr Cooper’s Coffee Shop, Church St. 10.00am-12 noon. Bring your own hooks & yarn. Learn or teach, make lovely crochet items to sell for Whitby Lifeboats.
9th Whitby Photographic Society
Meeting at St. Johns Ambulance Hall (back St Hildas Tce) 6.45pm. for 7pm. Richard & Janet Burdon, Kirkbymoorside Camera Club will present ‘The Art of Landscape Photography’. Non-members welcome, £2.
Pilates Class
Held every Thursday at Castleton Village Hall 6.30pm - 7.15pm. Friendly class suitable for all abilities including beginners! For more information contact Pilates instructor Anne on 07921 312130.
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday – two sessions: 10.00am-12 noon and 2.00pm-5.00pm. Help with all your computer problems. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
The Guilty (Denmark 2018)
Whitby Film Society at the Coliseum. A tense thriller about an alarm despatcher and former police officer who answers a call from a kidnapped woman, beginning the search for the woman and her kidnapper. Doors open 7.15 pm, curtain up 7.45pm. Entrance: £6.00. Light refreshments available.
Family History Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday afternoons 2.00pm-4.00pm. Stuck researching your family tree? Help is at hand! Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
10th Kidz Klub
From 4.00-5.30pm for children 7-12 years old at the Salvation Army, St. Peter’s Court Whitby. For more information contact Major Pat Charlesworth 01947 603773. NB Term time only – first meeting on 10 January.
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Friday mornings 10.00am-12 noon. Help with all your computer problems Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
Whitby Friends on Friday
Dementia Forward's wellbeing café for people living with dementia and their carers. From 1pm-3pm at Ruswarp Village Hall. £4 including soup and a roll. Volunteers needed to help out at the café too! Call 03300 578592 or email info@dementiaforward.org.uk for further information. NB no café on Friday 3 January.
11th Whitby Naturalists’ Club meeting
NB New venue for January only Whitby Spa Pavilion. Starts 2pm (Northern Lights Suite). Wildlife Photography and Conservation – Twin Passions by Steve Mills. Everybody welcome: £1 (member); £2 (visitors).
12th Whitby & District Astronomical Society Observing Night
at the Bruce Observatory, Caedmon School Normanby site. Weather permitting Starts 7.00pm. Further details: http://www.whitby-astronomers.com or call Mark Dawson on Whitby 605516.
13th Computer drop-in session
At Whitby Coliseum 2.00-4.00pm. Help with computers, tablets, laptops etc. Tel: Whitby 825000 for further details
Whitby Dairy Discussion Group
Silage Competition Awards and Talk: Dr Ruth Lawson, Ruminant Nutritionist, W E Jameson & Son Ltd. 7.45pm start. The Stables at Cross Butts, Whitby YO21 1TL. Members & guests welcome. Event contact: Joyce Stangoe, Secretary, WDDG. Mob: 07733 615650.
Mother Goose
Whitby Apollo Players present this classic family pantomime at Whitby Pavilion with a whole host of colourful characters and lots of comedy, toe-tapping songs, amazing costumes and special effects.Evening performances at 7.00pm with additional afternoon matinee on Saturday at 2.00pm. All tickets £5 Mon/Tues then £8 (£7 under 14s) Weds-Sat. Runs from Mon 13 January to Sat 18 January.
Story Tots
At Whitby Library 10.30am-11.15am. Includes interactive stories, singing, rhymes, crafts and lots of fun for 0-5 year olds.. Term-time only. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details. NB First meeting after the festive break is on Monday 13 January
Yorkshire Country Women's Association, Sleights Branch AGM
Sleights Village Hall at 2pm which includes a bring and buy table for members, book exchange and raffle, tea and biscuits, and good company. Guests and new members warmly welcomed. The group meets the second Monday of every month. For further details contact our secretary on 01947 811827.
Hinderwell W.I.
Meets at St. Hilda’s Old School, 7.00pm. Speaker Mr. Graham Aldous “Sir Tony Robinson Talks Like Me – Never work with helicopters or horses!”. Comp: create an item beginning with the letter “B”. Subs of £43.00 due this evening. If you are considering joining the W.I. you are very welcome to come along. Visitors are invited - admission of £3.50 includes refreshments. For further information please call 01947 840343.
14th Mother Goose
Whitby Apollo Players present this classic family pantomime at Whitby Pavilion with a whole host of colourful characters and lots of comedy, toe-tapping songs, amazing costumes and special effects.Evening performances at 7.00pm with additional afternoon matinee on Saturday at 2.00pm. All tickets £5 Mon/Tues then £8 (£7 under 14s) Weds-Sat. Runs from Mon 13 January to Sat 18 January.
Craft Club
From 1.30-3.30pm at Salvation Army, St. Peter’s Court Whitby. For more information contact Major Pat Charlesworth 01947 603773.
Aislaby Y.C.A. meeting
Aislaby Parish Hall at 2pm. Ann Livesy will be giving a talk and slides of one of her holidays. Visitors welcome, for details call Pam on Whitby 810628.
Ruswarp WI Meeting
Ruswarp Village Hall 7.00pm. Speaker: Steve Foster ‘Life in Costa Church’. Comp: ‘Something beginning with the letter S’. Ruswarp WI meets every second Tuesday in the month. New members always welcome. Further details: Tel: 604042.
Theatre Drama Classes for boys & girls 6 years old & upwards
At Whitby Coliseum 4.00-4.50pm. £3.50 per child. No need to book – just turn up. Taught to a structured syllabus by Barbara Benson-Smith. Senior Examiner of the UKA. For further details call Whitby 603229. NB Term-time only.
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Tuesdays 2.00pm-4.00pm. Help with all your computer problems. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
15th Coffee & Crochet
Held at Mr Cooper’s Coffee Shop, Church St. 10.00am-12 noon. Bring your own hooks & yarn. Learn or teach, make lovely crochet items to sell for Whitby Lifeboats.
Free Jigsaw Library
Held at the Coliseum, Whitby (James Cook Theatre behind the café)10.30am-12.30pm. 1000+ jigsaws! Jigsaw donations welcomed. Further details: 07743 725586.
Mother Goose
Whitby Apollo Players present this classic family pantomime at Whitby Pavilion with a whole host of colourful characters and lots of comedy, toe-tapping songs, amazing costumes and special effects.Evening performances at 7.00pm with additional afternoon matinee on Saturday at 2.00pm. All tickets £5 Mon/Tues then £8 (£7 under 14s) Weds-Sat. Runs from Mon 13 January to Sat 18 January.
16th Family History Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday afternoons 2.00pm-4.00pm. Stuck researching your family tree? Help is at hand! Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
Pilates Class
Held every Thursday at Castleton Village Hall 6.30pm - 7.15pm. Friendly class suitable for all abilities including beginners! For more information contact Pilates instructor Anne on 07921 312130.
Whitby Photographic Society
Meets at St. Johns Ambulance Hall (back St Hilda's Tce) 6.45pm. for 7pm. A Practical evening by members who will pass on their photographic knowledge. Non-members welcome, £2.
Mother Goose
Whitby Apollo Players present this classic family pantomime at Whitby Pavilion with a whole host of colourful characters and lots of comedy, toe-tapping songs, amazing costumes and special effects.Evening performances at 7.00pm with additional afternoon matinee on Saturday at 2.00pm. All tickets £5 Mon/Tues then £8 (£7 under 14s) Weds-Sat. Runs from Mon 13 January to Sat 18 January.
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday – two sessions: 10.00am-12 noon and 2.00pm-5.00pm. Help with all your computer problems. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
17th IT Help
At Whitby Library on Friday mornings 10.00am-12 noon. Help with all your computer problems Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
Sleights Art Group
Sleights Art Group are seeking new members for the new year art sessions beginning 17th January 2020. 2-hour art sessions in friendly company at Sleights Village Hall, with art tuition and advice from professional artist Dave Jeffery. Beginners, intermediate and more accomplished artists welcome. Please contact Dave for further information Tel:01947 821832 Mob: 07765 380 737. Email: djart@mypostoffice.co.uk www.davejeffery.co.uk
Whitby Friends on Friday
Dementia Forward's wellbeing café for people living with dementia and their carers. From 1pm-3pm at Ruswarp Village Hall. £4 including soup and a roll. Volunteers needed to help out at the café too! Call 03300 578592 or email info@dementiaforward.org.uk for further information.
Kidz Klub
From 4.00-5.30pm for children 7-12 years old at the Salvation Army, St. Peter’s Court Whitby. For more information contact Major Pat Charlesworth 01947 603773.
Mother Goose
Whitby Apollo Players present this classic family pantomime at Whitby Pavilion with a whole host of colourful characters and lots of comedy, toe-tapping songs, amazing costumes and special effects.Evening performances at 7.00pm with additional afternoon matinee on Saturday at 2.00pm. All tickets £5 Mon/Tues then £8 (£7 under 14s) Weds-Sat. Runs from Mon 13 January to Sat 18 January.
18th Mother Goose
Whitby Apollo Players present this classic family pantomime at Whitby Pavilion with a whole host of colourful characters and lots of comedy, toe-tapping songs, amazing costumes and special effects.Evening performances at 7.00pm with additional afternoon matinee on Saturday at 2.00pm. All tickets £5 Mon/Tues then £8 (£7 under 14s) Weds-Sat. Runs from Mon 13 January to Sat 18 January.
Whitby "WHALER" U3A Coffee Morning
At St. John Ambulance Hall, Back St Hilda’s Tce. Held third Saturday of each month 10.00am- 11.30am.
Whitby Naturalists’ Club meeting
NB New venue for January only Whitby Spa Pavilion. Starts 2pm (Exhibition Room Suite). The Walmsleys of Robin Hood’s Bay: father & son, artist & writer by Jane Ellis. Everybody welcome: £1 (member); £2 (visitors).
Coffee Morning
Sleights Bowling Club Coffee Morning held at Church House Sleights from 10am-12 noon.
19th Cats (PG)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 7.30pm. Running time: 2hrs 00mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
Whitby & District Astronomical Society Observing Night
at the Bruce Observatory, Caedmon School Normanby site. Weather permitting Starts 7.00pm. Further details: http://www.whitby-astronomers.com or call Mark Dawson on Whitby 605516.
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (!2)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 2.30pm. Running time: 2hr 35mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
20th Computer drop-in session
At Whitby Coliseum 2.00-4.00pm. Help with computers, tablets, laptops etc. Tel: Whitby 825000 for further details
Cats (PG)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 7.30pm. Running time: 2hrs 00mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (!2)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 2.30pm. Running time: 2hr 35mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
21st Craft Club
From 1.30-3.30pm at Salvation Army, St. Peter’s Court Whitby. For more information contact Major Pat Charlesworth 01947 603773.
Card Making Class
From 1.00-3.00pm at the Salvation Army, St Peter’s Court. For more information contact Major Pat Charlesworth 01947 603773.
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (!2)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 7.00pm. Running time: 2hr 35mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
Theatre Drama Classes for boys & girls 6 years old & upwards
At Whitby Coliseum 4.00-4.50pm. £3.50 per child. No need to book – just turn up. Taught to a structured syllabus by Barbara Benson-Smith. Senior Examiner of the UKA. For further details call Whitby 603229. NB Term-time only.
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Tuesdays 2.00pm-4.00pm. Help with all your computer problems. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
Coffee Morning
From 10.00-11.30am at the Salvation Army, St. Peter’s Court Whitby. For more information contact Major Pat Charlesworth 01947 603773.
Cats (PG)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 2.30pm. Running time: 2hrs 00mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
22nd Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (!2)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 7.00pm. Running time: 2hr 35mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
Quiz Night
Held at Turnball Bar, Whitby Town FC, Upgang Lane. Starts 8.30pm. £1 entry per person. Cash prizes & free nibbles! Charity quiz night last Wednesday of month.
Coffee & Crochet
Held at Mr Cooper’s Coffee Shop, Church St. 10.00am-12 noon. Bring your own hooks & yarn. Learn or teach, make lovely crochet items to sell for Whitby Lifeboats.
Cats (PG)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 2.30pm. Running time: 2hrs 00mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
Quiz & Supper Night
Held at the Conservative Club, Upgang Lane raising funds for Whitby RNLI. £5.00 pp to include supper. 7.30pm start.
23rd Family History Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday afternoons 2.00pm-4.00pm. Stuck researching your family tree? Help is at hand! Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
Pilates Class
Held every Thursday at Castleton Village Hall 6.30pm - 7.15pm. Friendly class suitable for all abilities including beginners! For more information contact Pilates instructor Anne on 07921 312130.
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday – two sessions: 10.00am-12 noon and 2.00pm-5.00pm. Help with all your computer problems. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (!2)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 7.00pm. Running time: 2hr 35mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
Whitby Photographic Society
Meets at St. Johns Ambulance Hall (back St Hildas Tce) 6.45pm for 7pm. Members evening where members will present some of their work in the form of small presentations. Non-members welcome, £2.
Faces Places (France 2017)
Whitby Film Society at the Coliseum. A unique documentary manifested as an essay/road movie following the journey of an odd but evenly matched couple in a van that is also a mobile photo booth. Doors open 7.15 pm, curtain up 7.45pm. Entrance: £6.00. Light refreshments available.
24th Whitby Friends on Friday
Dementia Forward's wellbeing café for people living with dementia and their carers. From 1pm-3pm at Ruswarp Village Hall. £4 including soup and a roll. Volunteers needed to help out at the café too! Call 03300 578592 or email info@dementiaforward.org.uk for further information.
Sleights Art Group
Sleights Art Group are seeking new members for the new year art sessions beginning 17th January 2020. 2-hour art sessions in friendly company at Sleights Village Hall, with art tuition and advice from professional artist Dave Jeffery. Beginners, intermediate and more accomplished artists welcome. Please contact Dave for further information Tel:01947 821832 Mob: 07765 380 737. Email: djart@mypostoffice.co.uk www.davejeffery.co.uk
Spies in Disguise (PG)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 5.00pm. Running time: 1hrs 44mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Friday mornings 10.00am-12 noon. Help with all your computer problems Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
Kidz Klub
From 4.00-5.30pm for children 7-12 years old at the Salvation Army, St. Peter’s Court Whitby. For more information contact Major Pat Charlesworth 01947 603773.
25th Little Women (U)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 7.30pm. Running time: 2hrs 15mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
Spies in Disguise (PG)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 2.30pm. Running time: 1hrs 44mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
Whitby Naturalist’s Club meeting
NB New venue for January only Whitby Spa Pavilion . Starts 2pm (Northern Lights Suite). Jet Rock and Mass Extinctions by Timothy Burnhill. Everybody welcome: £1 (member); £2 (visitors).
Saltburn Blues Club
Saltburn Blues Club presents Broken Levee with support John Carroll at Saltburn Cricket Club Tickets £10 from Milos Café, Saltburn, www.yorkshireticketshop.co and 07960 935263. Doors 7.30pm.
26th Little Women (U)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 7.30pm. Running time: 2hrs 15mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
Spies in Disguise (PG)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 2.30pm. Running time: 1hrs 44mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
Whitby & District Astronomical Society Observing Night
at the Bruce Observatory, Caedmon School Normanby site. Weather permitting Starts 7.00pm. Further details: http://www.whitby-astronomers.com or call Mark Dawson on Whitby 605516.
27th Computer drop-in session
At Whitby Coliseum 2.00-4.00pm. Help with computers, tablets, laptops etc. Tel: Whitby 825000 for further details
Little Women (U)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 2.30pm. Running time: 2hrs 15mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
Whitby Flower Club
Meeting in Sleights Village Hall, at 2pm. This will be the Annual General Meeting, followed by a flower arranging demonstration. Visitors welcome, admission £4. For details call Monica on 604881 or Margaret 603297.
28th IT Help
At Whitby Library on Tuesdays 2.00pm-4.00pm. Help with all your computer problems. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
Craft Club
From 1.30-3.30pm at Salvation Army, St. Peter’s Court Whitby. For more information contact Major Pat Charlesworth 01947 603773.
Card Making Class
From 1.00-3.00pm at the Salvation Army, St Peter’s Court. For more information contact Major Pat Charlesworth 01947 603773.
Little Women (U)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 7.30pm. Running time: 2hrs 15mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
Theatre Drama Classes for boys & girls 6 years old & upwards
At Whitby Coliseum 4.00-4.50pm. £3.50 per child. No need to book – just turn up. Taught to a structured syllabus by Barbara Benson-Smith. Senior Examiner of the UKA. For further details call Whitby 603229. NB Term-time only.
'Tea on the Green'
Held in the schoolroom at Hawsker Methodist Church from 2.00-4.00pm last Tuesday of every month. Fairtrade tea and coffee, homemade cakes and a friendly chat! Also free second-hand uniform service for Hawsker-cum-Stainsacre School!
29th Charity Quiz Night
Held at Turnball Bar, Whitby Town FC, Upgang Lane. Starts 8.30pm. £1 entry per person. Cash prizes & free nibbles!
Coffee & Crochet
Held at Mr Cooper’s Coffee Shop, Church St. 10.00am-12 noon. Bring your own hooks & yarn. Learn or teach, make lovely crochet items to sell for Whitby Lifeboats.
Little Women (U)
Cinema at Whitby Pavilion’s Digital Cinema. Starts 7.30pm. Running time: 2hrs 15mins. Ticket prices: Adults: £6.00 / Children: £5.00 / Friends of Whitby Pavilion: £5.50 / Family of 4: £22. NB Prices shown are ticket face value. Facility fee applies. NB Please check the Whitby Pavilion website at www.whitbypavilion.com or call the box office on Whitby 458899 as dates and times can change.
30th IT Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday – two sessions: 10.00am-12 noon and 2.00pm-5.00pm. Help with all your computer problems. Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
Pilates Class
Held every Thursday at Castleton Village Hall 6.30pm - 7.15pm. Friendly class suitable for all abilities including beginners! For more information contact Pilates instructor Anne on 07921 312130.
Whitby Photographic Society
Meets at St. Johns Ambulance Hall (back St Hildas Tce) 6.45pm for 7pm. Mike Shaw, Whitby, will present ‘An Artist with a Camera’. Non-members welcome, £2.
Whitby Ladies Luncheon Club AGM
Followed by luncheon at The Saxonville Hotel. As this is our AGM, there isn’t a speaker. If you would either like to join our group or just come for luncheon, please contact Hilda on 01947 821591.
Family History Help
At Whitby Library on Thursday afternoons 2.00pm-4.00pm. Stuck researching your family tree? Help is at hand! Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
31st Sleights Art Group
Sleights Art Group are seeking new members for the new year art sessions beginning 17th January 2020. 2-hour art sessions in friendly company at Sleights Village Hall, with art tuition and advice from professional artist Dave Jeffery. Beginners, intermediate and more accomplished artists welcome. Please contact Dave for further information Tel:01947 821832 Mob: 07765 380 737. Email: djart@mypostoffice.co.uk www.davejeffery.co.uk
Coffee Morning
Held at Whitby Conservative Club. Held last Friday of every month. 10.30am-12 noon. Coffee, cakes, chat, book exchange. All welcome.
Hilarity Bites presents Ivan Brackenbury supports Tom Binns: The ‘Psychic’ Comedium
Taking place at at the Coliseum Whitby. Doors 7.30pm for 8.00pm start. Tickets: £10 in advance (£12 OTD) from the Coliseum or online direct from the Hilarity Bites website.
IT Help
At Whitby Library on Friday mornings 10.00am-12 noon. Help with all your computer problems Booking advisable. Tel. 01609 534350 or email whitby.library@northyorks.gov.uk for more details.
Kidz Klub
From 4.00-5.30pm for children 7-12 years old at the Salvation Army, St. Peter’s Court Whitby. For more information contact Major Pat Charlesworth 01947 603773.
Whitby Friends on Friday
Dementia Forward's wellbeing café for people living with dementia and their carers. From 1pm-3pm at Ruswarp Village Hall. £4 including soup and a roll. Volunteers needed to help out at the café too! Call 03300 578592 or email info@dementiaforward.org.uk for further information.

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