Escape the pressure of the festive season with Planet Aware and friends at the Alternative Spirit of Christmas

Escape the commercial pressure of the festive season at this event with storytelling, music, poetry as well as simple up-cycling crafts

handmade christmas wrapping paper

Christmas is a great time of year to rest and enjoy time with family and friends. But this message can often be lost in the noise of commercial interests and the pressure to spend money and consume too much stuff.

So, head to Quay Arts to escape for a while and celebrate in a different way with Planet Aware and friends.

Taking place on Sunday 1st December between 2-5pm, the Alternative Spirit of Christmas is a free event, providing the perfect opportunity to share your ideas or join in simple up-cycling crafts.

Storytelling, music and poetry
There’ll be children’s storytelling between 2.20- 3.30, as well as live music and poetry between 3.45pm – 5pm.

Head to Quay Art, 15 Seas Street, Newport Harbour to escape the commercial pressure of the festive season.

Find out more about Planet Aware by visiting their Website.

Image: Kira auf der Heide under CC BY 2.0

Saturday, 30th November, 2019 9:07am

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2 Comments on "Escape the pressure of the festive season with Planet Aware and friends at the Alternative Spirit of Christmas"

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Jenny Smart

Certainly avoid buying anything off Amazon

Why should I support companies who do not pay their fair share of taxes in the UK?

henry

Have you noticed the pathetic Amazon TV adverts of happy smiley workers on zero hour contracts, delighted because a colleague brings in fairy cakes. Spin worthy of Bob Seely

Clearly Amazon are feeling it!