Christmas in Point Cook
With the festive season fast approaching, many seniors are looking for ways to celebrate Christmas with their friends and family. This is a busy time of year for everyone with plenty to do and see and no shortage of organised activities to choose from whether you like to get out and socialise, spend time with your grandchildren or sit back and watch a live performance. If you live in the Point Cook area there are a number of different activities that are on during December, some exclusively for retirement village residents and others which are open to the wider community.
Point Cook Village activities
On Monday 9th December at 10am there will be carols performed by Heathdale College, exclusively for Point Cook village residents. There is also a Christmas dinner due to be held on the 19th December at 6.30pm. Enjoy celebrating Christmas as part of the Point Cook village community and soak up the festive spirit with your friends in the village this year.
Community Christmas activities
There are plenty of festive activities to choose from the Point Cook area, from carol singing to Christmas craft for kids. If you are looking for somewhere to take the grandchildren, the My Special Christmas Tree workshops are running from November 26th – December 17th and offer a range of Christmas themed activities for primary school aged children.
Enjoy a Christmas dinner with a difference on December 6th as chef Bart Beek shows you how to cook a magnificent three course dinner. The evening includes wines, dinner, antipasto on arrival and giveaways as well as a cooking demonstration and show.
On Saturday December 14th you can join the Christian Churches of Wyndham at Werribee Park for Carols by Candlelight. This event for the whole family includes a retelling of the Christmas story with live camels and you can bring along a picnic and relax while you watch the show.
On Sunday December 15th the Werribee Racing Club is holding its Christmas Party Race day, a chance to get dressed up and celebrate Christmas and the end of the year in style.
The Spirit of Wyndham Christmas is on Tuesday December 17th at 11am. Featuring Chris McKenna as the compere, this Christmas production features traditional Christmas carols and more contemporary songs and is a leading performance all over the country.
If you need to do some last minute Christmas shopping, Twilight Street Market is being held on Friday December 20th at the Wedge Street Piazza in Werribee. Here you can find unique gifts and enjoy a number of different art, craft and food stalls. There is also entertainment including tai chi demonstrations and dancing.
Make the most of the festive season this year and get out and about in the Point Cook area. Whether you want to celebrate with friends, family or the rest of your community there are plenty of activities to suit all ages and tastes.