Oh we do love to be beside the … Waterfront! Yes, preparations are under way for the fabulous Ipswich Maritime Festival, which offers fun and frolics by the water on Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th August. The two days will be filled with music, historical...
Aug
12
We had the pleasure of welcoming Just Jay Dance, and his dancers, Laura & Vicky last week as part of our Summer Holiday Club. We were expecting a good experience for the children but what he delivered exceeded our expectations. We found that the Just Jay Dance experience...
Aug
09
The school holiday is in full swing and there are a lot of fun events to keep the children amused over the next week. If you like donkey rides, fairground and bouncy castles, head to Holywells Park on Wednesday 9th August for the latest Family Fun Day. This is...
Aug
08
Snape Maltings Nature Trail Pick up a Nature Trail map  from our Visitor Centre or Little Rascals and find our friends around the Snape Maltings site. The Nature Trail ends in Little Rascals where a small prize for children will be waiting! There’s also a...
Jul
24
Summer events and activities for all the family across libraries in the next few weeks WOODBRIDGE LIBRARY Sat 22 Jul, 0930 Woodbridge Library Comic Art Masterclass for children aged 7+ with Kev F - morning session During the 2 ½-hour session, children will...
Jul
20
22 July-3 September Get summer sorted with Suffolk Museums and discover something new with over 60 low cost, familyfriendly activities on your doorstep What will you disc over this summer? If you are looking forfun, low cost activities for all the family to enjoy this...
Jul
19
The Ipswich summer fun continues next weekend with Global Rhythm and the Indian Mela. Both events are FREE and are held in Ipswich’s Christchurch Park. On Saturday (8th July), Global Rhythm takes centre stage – well, three stages actually – between 1pm and 7pm,...
Jul
05
RSPB Woodbridge Group is running the Havergate Adventure again this year. It will run over three days from Saturday August 12 to Monday August 14. We welcome families, individuals, those new to bird watching and those with experience to see what birds and other wildlife...
Jun
28
Ipswich Museums have launched a trial Early Bird opening hour for people with special needs who would appreciate a quiet time to see all the treasures on show. Organiser Mark Barrett, a Museums Service trainee, had the idea of the quiet hour on the first Friday of each...
Jun
27
Ipswich County Library is holding its ninth annual Multicultural Day this Saturday (24 June). This free event runs from 10.30am to 3.30pm in the library and has become a very popular celebration of the diversity of Ipswich and world cultures. Throughout the day there will...
Jun
23
Written by Esmee Hall My six year old son and I attended There And Back Again – An Odyssey at The Marina Theatre in Lowestoft. This was presented by the Lyngo Theatre and stared Patrick Lynch star of CBeebies ‘Let’s Celebrate’ series. Patrick Lynch took to the stage to...
Jun
22
Written by Katie Mackenzie My 6 year old son and I went to see the Elves and the Shoemaker on a very hot Saturday afternoon at the Theatre Royal in Bury St Edmunds. The show is part of The Once Upon a Festival programme, an annual Childrens Arts Festival in Theatres...
Jun
18