Food, Fuel, Friendship Festive Community Frolic

Join COPEScotland for their Festive Community Frolic offering tips on staying warm, well fed and connected even when money is tight.

Food, Fuel, Friendship Festive Community Frolic

About Food, Fuel, Friendship Festive Community Frolic

To provide a fun event aimed at adults and parents with children to offer hints and tips in a fun way around staying warm, well fed and connected even when money is tight by raising awareness and building connections between community members and services and groups who can offer support as well as ideas for action individuals can take for themselves, capturing ideas shared by the community on what else we can do. While the event maybe suitable for children, they would need to be under parental/guardian supervision the event is aimed at adults and does not have childcare provided. The event aims to

• Raise awareness of help with fuel costs and alternative heating also share community designed tips for winter warmth info sheet
• Fun discussion at table on other ideas to keep warm in winter while making draught excluder pompom caterpillars which people can take home (the parts for the caterpillars are being made in advance by 5 local groups so on the day people can assemble one to their taste)
• Film demonstration of healthy appealing meals which can be made at low cost and with items commonly donated to a foodbank and promotion of local cookery classes
• Fun discussion at table on ideas for recipes on the cheap which will be captured and made into a community cookbook
• Discussion at tables on what we can all do locally to help everyone stay warm, well fed and connected to others in a way they find useful this winter
• Stalls of local services which offer support around issues raised in workshops including stalls to stay safe in winter
• Goodie bags to take away including flat pack meals for the first 100 people who come on the day

A hearty free breakfast will also be provided for up to 200 people so come early.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Food, Fuel, Friendship Festive Community Frolic are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Community Events you might like...

Christmas Ball
Christmas Ball
15th December 2018
The Pyramid at Anderston, Glasgow West End
Pure Zest invites you to their Christmas Ball, bringing members of the community together to celebrate the festive season as one big happy family!
Monte Carlo Classic Car Rally
Monte Carlo Classic Car Rally
30th January 2019
West Dunbartonshire will host one of motorsport's most iconic and world-renowned events, the Monte Carlo Classic Rally when it departs from Clydebank on January 30th!
Find Community events in Glasgow

Health Events you might like...

Reiki Training Courses
Reiki Training Courses
16th December 2018
The Whiteinch Centre, Glasgow West End
Reiki is a system of energy healing, used both for self-healing, and for treating others, join New Earth Therapies & Training at the Whiteinch Centre and learn how to become a Reiki Healer.
Run4It Glasgow Runs Intervals
Run4It Glasgow Runs Intervals
17th December 2018
Run4It Glasgow City, Glasgow City Centre
Join Run4It Glasgow for their weekly interval training sessions leaving from their city centre store!
Winter Wee Retreat - Meditation, mince pies & mulled wine!
Winter Wee Retreat - Meditation, mince pies & mulled wine!
21st December 2018
Cathcart Baptist Church, Glasgow South Side
Join The Wee Retreat at Cathcart Baptist Church for a cosy, seasonal evening of mindfulness meditation, mince pies & mulled wine!
Find Health events in Glasgow

Find other events in Glasgow

Sponsored Links

Popular Events

The Bodyguard
The Theatre Royal Glasgow are delighted to announce that the international smash hit musical, The Bodyguard will open its UK tour at Theatre Royal, Glasgow this Christmas!
Christmas Drive-In Movies
Join Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity for their annual Christmas Drive-in Movies at Glasgow’s Riverside Museum!
We Love the 90s
Dust off the platform heels and grab the knee-high socks, because the nineties are officially rolling into Glasgow!
Elaine C Smith returns as Widow Twankey in the magical pantomime adventure Aladdin, catch it at the King's Theatre Glasgow in 2018!
Glasgow Christmas Markets
The Glasgow Christmas Markets return to George Square & St Enoch Square again for 2018 offering a wide selection of festive delights!

Advertise With Us

Advertise With Us

Looking to reach new customers? We offer a variety of advertising options with prices starting from just £30 per month!

Click here to find out more »