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Hampshire Cultural Trust – Winter Activities

February 1st, 2018 Comments off

The Hampshire Cultural Trust have lots of fun things going on all across Hampshire this Winter, for all ages and many of which are free.

The LEGO exhibition at Milestones Museum, Basingstoke brings Greek Mythology to life for children of all ages, our arts centres across the county have a vast programme of special events as part of their “Children’s Festival 2018” and there are loads of half term activities going on in the museums too. Most venues also have free children’s make-and-takes and trails during the half term week, which you don’t have to book, just drop in. Please see this leaflet for details.

AMTC Starlights- Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

July 13th, 2017 Comments off

Over the Summer, we are pleased to announce that several of our students will be appearing in Andover Musical Theatre Company’s Youth Group (Starlights) production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at The Lights Theatre on 23rd-26th August.

Ticket information can be found on their flyer here.

Family Fun this Summer

July 12th, 2017 Comments off

This summer there are lots of fun things going on all across Hampshire, for all ages and many of which are free. Jane Austen exhibitions and events bringing history to life, and loads of summer activities too, plus most venues have free drop in children’s make and takes, trails, etc. Please see attached flyer from the Hampshire Cultural Trust for details.

Community Fun Day 2017

June 15th, 2017 Comments off

In aid of local charities, a Community Family Fun Day is being held at Vigo Recreational Ground on Saturday 17th June, 12pm – 8pm. See poster for more details.

BCoT – Apprenticeship Open Evening

June 8th, 2017 Comments off

Basingstoke College of Technology (BCoT) have their final Open Evening of this academic year on Monday 19th June, 4.00pm – 7.30pm.

This Open Evening will be a great chance for students of all ages to come have a look at the college and find out more about an Apprenticeship. They offer Apprenticeships in a range of subjects including engineering, construction, plumbing, hair and beauty, creative and digital media and many more! More information can be found here.

Wild Woods Fun Day – Harmony Woods

May 26th, 2017 Comments off

Andover Trees United are hosting a Wild Woods Fun Day at Harmony Woods in Enham Alamein on Sunday 25th June. There will be activities such as bush craft, archaeology and a bug hunt. See poster for more details, or their website

Parent and Carer Workshops – 15th June

May 18th, 2017 Comments off

CAMHS in Hampshire will be running a parent and carer event on June 15th at Princes Hall Aldershot. Please see attached a flyer and a draft agenda of the workshops that will be running. There will also be a significant number of information stands providing specialist information and advice from a wide variety of organisations.

This is a Hampshire wide event and therefore anyone is welcome to attend. To register a place (some of the workshops do have limited capacity) visit click on PACE and register a place.

Andover Young Carers Ramble

April 26th, 2017 Comments off

A fundraising ramble is taking place on Sunday 7th May, in order to raise money for Andover Young Carers. A 3 mile walk around the beautiful town of Stockbridge, starting from outside The Grosvenor Hotel and will end back on the High Street. All ages, abilities and dogs are welcome. See poster for further details.

Around the World Brick Adventure

April 7th, 2017 Comments off

“Around the World Brick Adventure” LEGO event held at Milestones Museum, Basingstoke, until 23rd April. This interactive exhibition features over 100 incredible LEGO models of buildings, animals and treasures from around the world and has plenty of activities to keep children busy, from completing the detective trail to helping us build a giant LEGO Big Ben! There’s also 20% off if you book online and under 5s go free. More information here.

A-FEST 2017

April 6th, 2017 Comments off

A-Fest is being held on Andover High Street on the 23rd April 2017, 14:00-18:00. There will be lots of family attractions, and local bands. This year they are supporting two local charities; Andover and District Mencap, and The Abel Foundation. More information here.