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What’s on Guide: 22nd – 29th March

NOTE: This content is old - Published: Thursday, Mar 21st, 2013.

Friday 22nd March


Michael Jackson Tribute Concert

Described as ‘the hottest tribute show in Europe’., The World’s Greatest Michael Jackson Tribute Concert is selling out in venues up and down the country. Fronted by one of the USA’s leading Michael Jackson tribute artists, along with an incredible live band and dance troupe, this acclaimed production will leave you in no doubt as to why Michael will always be remembered as the King of Pop. Featuring  all your favourite hits including the early Jackson 5 classics and mega hits such as Thriller and Smooth Criminal – this is one show that any Michael Jackson fan cannot afford to miss!  Suitable for all ages.

Venue: The William Aston Hall, Glyndwr University

Time: 7:30pm

Ticket Price: £16.00

Contact: http://glyndwr.ticketsolve.com/shows/873482344/events OR contact the Box Office on: 01978 293293


Saturday 23rd March


Saturday Art Mash-up and Saturday Studio Sessions

Join artist Jo Marsh for a fun afternoon of arts and crafts in this mini art school. There are classes throughout the afternoon suitable for 7 – 12 year olds and for ages 13+.

Venue: Oriel Wrecsam

Time:  1:00pm – 3:30pm

Ticket Price: £5 per session

Contact: Oriel Wrecsam on 01978 292093 or email oriel.wrecsam@wrexham.gov.uk


Chris Addison – The Time is Now, Again

Due to popular demand, star of The Thick of It and Mock the Week bringing his critically acclaimed, and twice extended tour to Glyndwr University. Expect a fantastic night of comedy from one of the UK’s most talented comedians. There are still a few tickets left, so grab them while you can.

Venue: The William Aston Hall, Glyndwr University

Time: 8:00pm

Ticket Price: £20.00

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Sunday 24th March


Indoor / Outdoor Car Boot Sale

Do you have things stuck in cupboards/lofts that you never use? Or do you adore a bargain? Fed up of winter weather stopping your car booting? Hate stupid dark mornings? Then pop along to the RAFA Club for a morning of bargain hunting. Bar opens from 11am for alcohol, however tea coffee and cold drinks are available from 9.30 am.

For sellers £8 gets you a space in the car park or a huge table in the conference room and there are up to 80 tables available.

Venue: RAFA Club Ruthin Road Wrexham

Time: 9:30 am – 12:30pm

Ticket Price: Free

Contact: Nicci on 07825240872 or email wrexhamcarbootsales@gmail.com


Monday 25th March


Multi-Skills Dragon Sport

A new way of teaching children the skills for a life in sport is set to give Welsh youngsters the same sporting start as in countries like Australia and New Zealand Dragon Multi-Skills and Sport will focus on embedding basic skills – such as agility, balance and co-ordination – that give the essential building blocks, before moving on to playing a specific sport. This is event is suitable for 6-11 years

Venue: Morgan Llwyd Sport Centre (Winter)

Time: 5:15pm

Contact: Multi-Skills Dragon Sport on 01978 355826 or email Queensway.Stadium@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: £2.40 (discount with PURE Card)


Tuesday 26th March


Professional BMX Coaching

The chance to experience some extreme sports with some professional training. The is event is suitable for 7+ and advanced booking is required

Venue: Ponciau Banks

Time: Beginners – 10.30am – 12.30pm, Non Beginners – 1.00pm – 3.00pm

Ticket Price: £3.00

Contact: Ponciau Banks on 01978 844028 or email countryparks@wrexham.gov.uk OR  contact the Box Office on: 01978 844028


Make an Easter Card

Come along and make a card for Easter. This is event is suitable for all ages.

Venue: Nant Mill Visitor Centre

Time: 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Ticket Price: £2.00

Contact: Nant Mill on 01978 752772 or email countryparks@wrexham.gov.uk


Easter Craft Session

A special Easter craft session for children. Suitable for ages 3+. Advanced booking is required.

Venue: Coedpoeth Library

Time: 3.00pm – 4.00pm

Ticket Price: 50p

Contact: Coedpoeth Library on 01978 722920 or email library@wrexham.gov.uk. OR contact the Box Office: 01978 722920


Wednesday 27th March


Easter Trail

An afternoon of Easter fun. Follow the clues and claim your chocolate reward. This event is suitable for all ages.

Venue: Alyn Waters

Time: 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Ticket Price: £2.00

Contact: Alyn Waters on 01978 763140 or email countryparks@wrexham.gov.uk


Junior Boxercise

A 45 minute work out for all abilities in a new, fun-filled exercise.

Venue: Queensway Stadium

Time: 4:30pm – 5:15pm (ages 8-11) and 5:30pm – 6:15pm (ages 12-15)

Ticket Price: £2.90 (discount with PURE Card)

Contact: Junior Boxercise on 01978 355826 or email Queensway.Stadium@wrexham.gov.uk


Blood Donation Session

Come along and support your community hospitals by donating blood. Giving blood can dramatically improve or save the lives of those in need of blood transfusions, in fact a single donation can be broken into three component parts (red cells, plasma and platelets) which means that one donation can potentially save or improve the lives of up to three people. Anyone aged between 17 – 65, weighing more than 50 kg (7 stone 12lbs) and in general good health could potentially start saving lives by becoming a blood donor. There is no upper age limit for donors who have donated in the last two years. To book an appointment call the Donor Line on 0300 123 23 23 or visit www.blood.co.uk

Venue: Ramada Hotel

Time: 10:00am – Noon  and 1:30pm – 3:45pm

Contact: National Contact Centre on 03001232323


Thursday 28th March


Easter Chick Hats

A chance to make your very own Easter chick hat. This event is suitable for all ages.

Venue: Ty Mawr

Time: 1.30pm – 3.30pm

Ticket Price: £2.00

Contact: Ty Mawr on 01978 822780 or email countryparks@wrexham.gov.uk


Easter Egg Hunt

Time to embrace the Easter spirit and spend the afternoon hunting for Easter eggs. Meet at the playgrounds. This event is suitable for all ages.

Venue: Acton Park

Time: 1:00pm

Ticket Price: Free

Contact: Acton Park on 01978 763140 or email countryparks@wrexham.gov.uk


Easter Egg Hunt

Meet at the Bandstand. Donations to Friends Group. This is event is suitable for All ages

Venue: Bellevue Park

Time: 10am – Midday

Ticket Price: Donations

Contact: Bellevue Park on 01978 264150 or email countryparks@wrexham.gov.uk

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