Beware the Boggart – Lincolnshire Folklore and other Curiosities @ North Lincolnshire Museum
Nov 11 – Dec 14 all-day
Beware the Boggart - Lincolnshire Folklore and other Curiosities @ North Lincolnshire Museum

An exhibition on a collection of Lincolnshire folklore by the renowned researcher Ethel H. Rudkin, who has long been regarded as the person who knows virtually everything about the customs of this county.

Lincolnshire Folklore delves deep into this area, extracting old beliefs, customs and stories including tales of Boggarts, Black Dogs, Witches and Tiddy People.

Check opening times before travelling as exhibition will take place within a shared space.

A Victorian Style Flower Festival @ North Lincolnshire Museum
Dec 7 – Dec 24 all-day
A Victorian Style Flower Festival @ North Lincolnshire Museum

A Victorian Style Flower Exhibition

The exhibition will take place in the Iron Stone cottage.

Beautiful Christmas floral decorations using a mixture of fresh and dried flowers, provided by Botanical Engineers.

Baby’s First Friends @ Barton Children's Centre
Dec 11 @ 09:00 – 11:00

Play session for babies & their parents/carers.

Support for your baby’s development.

The Health Team will be available on a regular basis for advice and information.

For more information, please contact your local Children’s Centre.


Date Reviewed: 8.11.19

Coffee and Conversation @ Henderson Avenue Children's Centre
Dec 11 @ 09:00 – 10:00

A session for parents and carers to seek advice and support, share ideas and build friendships within the community.

Delivered in partnership with Oasis Academy Henderson Avenue school.

Takes place every Wednesday, term-time only from 9am to 10am at Henderson Avenue Children’s Centre.


Date reviewed: 12.11.19

Stay and Play Toddler Group @ Bushfield Road Infant School
Dec 11 @ 09:00 – 11:00

Friendly local toddler group ran within the school hall at Bushfield Infant School.

Takes place every Wednesday, term-time only, from 9am to 11am.

Costs £1 per family.

Suitable for children aged 0 to 5 years.


Date reviewed: 20.11.19

Westwoodside Tiny Tots Playgroup @ Westwoodside Village Hall
Dec 11 @ 09:15 – 11:15

Westwoodside Tiny Tots Playgroup is a baby and toddler, non-profit, volunteer group run by local parents:
* The group is a great play and socialising opportunity for little ones, as well as a chance for parents and carers to meet new friends, share parenting tips and receive/provide support
* Each session includes snack time for the children, with plenty of toys and craft material to entertain them. There is also coffee, tea and biscuits for the adults.
* Sessions are 9:15am to 11:15am every Wednesday during term time . Sessions are sometimes held during the school holidays and this information will be updated on our Facebook page.
* Each session is £2 per child. Every additional child (12 months and over) is £1. Children 0-11 months are free with an accompanying paying child .
For more information you can contact Lisa via the Westwoodside Tiny Tots Playgroup Facebook page.

Active Ageing – Walking Football (Brigg) @ Ancholme Leisure Centre
Dec 11 @ 09:30 – 10:30

Part of the Active Ageing programme.

Walking football is a variant of football that is aimed at keeping people aged over 50 involved with football if, due to a lack of mobility or for other reason, they are not able to play the traditional game.

The sport can be played both indoors and outdoors.

Booking Required.

Date reviewed: 2.12.19

Ashby Salvation Army Parent and Toddler Group @ Salvation Army Worship and Community Centre
Dec 11 @ 09:30 – 11:30

We offer a warm friendly environment where children can play in comfort and safety. We try our best to provide a learning environment.

We realise how important our group is as it’s the first step for children to learn from before they go into nursery and we hope parents/carers feel relaxed knowing we’re there to give help and support if and when needed.

Children are encouraged to sit at tables when its snack time. At the end of the session, children love helping to tidy away and join circle time of singing action songs.

We finish with small prayer then children collect a small bag of chocolate buttons.


Date reviewed: 27.11.19

Blue Door Advice Service @ Brigg Children's Centre
Dec 11 @ 09:30 – 17:00

Weekly drop in session for anyone who may be experiencing domestic abuse. Call the centre for more information.


Date reviewed: 8.11.19

Stay and Play @ Ashby Children's Centre
Dec 11 @ 09:30 – 11:30

A lively stay and play session in the large community room at Ashby Children’s Centre.

A variety of play and learning activities for children.

A large, safe outside play area for children to run around and exercise.

A chance for parents to meet other parents and talk to staff about any concerns that are affecting their family.

Suitable for 0-5 years in term time, older children welcome in holidays.


Date reviewed: 13.11.19