Details about forthcoming events to be held at the Centre are shown below. Abbots Langley Community Centre supports and hosts a variety of events throughout the year. Many charities have hired the Centre for fundraising events, which have included quiz nights, line dancing, table-top sales and ladies nights; all with great success. Concessionary rates apply to such events, so click on the CONTACT US tab above or call 07530 266 293 to ask our Bookings Manager for further information.
If you would like your event to be promoted on this page, or on our Facebook page @AbbotsLangleyCommunityCentre please just ask the Bookings Manager when you apply to hire the Centre.
Sunday 28th January 2018, 7.45pm - FREE
Snow stopped play for the Orchestra's concert that they planned to hold in December, so they are performing it informally on January 28th at the Community Centre. This is a very special year as both the Orchestra and Community Centre are celebrating their 50th anniversary. This informal FREE concert is the start of the Orchestra's celebrations. The programme includes Beethoven's Overture Leonora No. 3, Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake Suite, and Beethoven's Symphony No. 4. The conductor is Gonzalo Acosta; the leader is Marion Garrett.
Sunday 11 February 2018, 12 noon (dance workshop) and 3pm (concert)
These Sunday concerts provide fantastic musical afternoons. The Hither Side of the Hedge is a show that celebrates traditional Hampshire songs and dances which were collected from Gypsy families during the early 1900s. There will be step dance workshop 12.00-1.15pm (£8) followed by a concert at 3pm (£12) which includes tea and cake at the interval. For further information visit the ALWAC website www.oldtimetim.com/alwac.htm.
Your Date TBC
If you're holding an event at the Centre and you'd like the public to attend, then you can advertise it here! If you send us a digital picture and some further details, we can display them on this page. If you'd like to take advantage of this facility, just let our Bookings Manager know. Please click on the CONTACT US tab at the top of this page to make a request or telephone on 07530 266 293.
Annually, in June
The Community Centre organised a brand new competition for the 2017 Carnival: the Prince and Princess of the Parade! Congratulations to William and Summer, who were the first year's winners! The children rode around the village in their very own horse-drawn carriage, to the cheers and admiration of the Carnival crowds. You can view further highlights of the competition on our Facebook page @AbbotsLangleyCommunityCentre.
This Year's Show Date: Saturday 8 September 2018
The Abbots Langley Gardening Society holds its autumn show at the Centre. Members exhibit a wonderful collection of their homegrown and homemade produce, and there is also judging and prize-giving. Everyone is welcome to visit the show. If you would like further information about the Society please visit the website http://www.algs.org.uk/
Annually, in September or October
The Community Centre hosted a stall at the 2017 Apple Fest! Lots of people visited our stall to find out about what goes on at the Centre, and to have a go at our lucky apple dip. Prizes included free taster sessions for the Centre's clubs and classes and some sweet surprises. Thank you for joining us! See you next year!
This Year's Race Day: Sunday 7 October 2018, races start from 9.30am onwards
This popular 10K race is accompanied by a fun run, and 3K and 5K events. The Tough Ten raises funds to help local clubs and charities. The Community Centre gives the runners a base with a changing area and toilet facilities and where they can sign in and get refreshments. The race winners' presentation is held outside the Centre. For more information please visit tough10.co.uk
Your Date TBC
If you're holding an event at the Centre and you'd like the public to attend, then you can advertise it here! If you send us a digital picture and some further details, we can display them on this page. If you'd like to take advantage of this facility, just let our Bookings Manager know. Please click on the CONTACT US tab at the top of this page to make a request or telephone on 07530 266 293. We can also post your event on the Community Centre's Facebook page. You can visit our page by going to @AbbotsLangleyCommunityCentre .