Written by James Powell  Lowestoft Library is playing a big role in the new Flipside Lowestoft festival later this month. The library is hosting a wide range of events during half-term between Tuesday 24 October and Thursday 26 October. Flipside Lowestoft is...
Oct
05
Not many parents would consider taking their toddlers to a museum for fear of them being; too young to appreciate ancient objects, too hyper to stay still or too noisy for a traditionally quiet place! This has changed over the years, with museums recognizing the need to...
Sep
25
Always Available during museum Opening Hours TREASURE TRAIL Clare Ancient House Learn something new whilst exploring the beautiful 14th century Ancient House and discover how Clare helped shape the Magna Carta! Children go free, Ages 13+, Drop-in WEIRD AND WONDERFUL...
Jul
01
Suffolk Libraries will also soon be offering an exciting new resource from the BookTrust aimed at 0-5-year-olds. ‘Bear’s Reading Adventure’ is a new sticker storybook which has been developed to encourage families to visit libraries and read together every day. The project...
Jul
01
Looking for things to do with the kids this summer? Take a look at what museums in Waveney have to offer. Always Available During museum Opening Hours MARITIME MUSEUM TRAIL Lowestoft Maritime Museum. Become maritime museum explorers with your handy map and compass to...
Jun
30
School is back!!  What about making the everyday routine of taking the kids to school a bit more exciting? Town 102 has come up with a fun idea to encourage the little ones to get up and ready at least once on a school morning! Their Street Team will collect you and your...
Apr
11
Ipswich Wildlife Watch is run by a group of enthusiastic volunteers who hosts wild learning and nature themed crafts and activities for children aged 6 – 12 in the beautiful setting of Holywells Park, Ipswich.  We were very busy last week in our bumblebee...
Mar
28
Theatre for under 5s is specifically designed for little ones. It often involves singing, dancing, magic, balloon modelling and much more! We have put together the top upcoming shows for you. If you are looking for more family shows, check our Suffolk Kids calendar  ...
Feb
25
World Book Day, which falls on 3rd March 2016, is a fantastic opportunity to get your little ones reading. Inspire your kids this year by going beyond just reading your kids’ favourite books - take the fun to the next level! 1.       Have fun...
Feb
23
Thinking on renting an allotment but don't know where to start? Firstly you need to decide what your motives are!  Do you want an allotment for your children's benefit, or do you mean business and are determined to learn how to grow your own veggies ? Ideally...
Mar
23
I once came across "a rhyme session" for pre-school  children being promoted by my local library but I was quick to dismiss it, I thought my son would be walking around causing mayhem and it didn't seem like a suitable place for him to do that. It was only when I...
Mar
16
If your kids can’t wait to get up on Sundays what better way to burn some of that energy but by running around the park with other kids? Now that spring is around the corner why not give Ipswich Junior parkrun a go. Junior parkrun is a FREE initiative ran by volunteers...
Mar
06