Category Archives: Events & Activities

Lancashire Break time Summer Sessions

      Break Time offers short breaks for primary carers of children living in Hyndburn with a Special Educational Need or Disability, during the school holidays. Sessions offer fun activities suitable for children aged 4-11 years old. Places must be booked—if you are interested please contact Anna on 01254 387757 to discuss your child’s…
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Outdoors and Up For It – Family Forest School

Come along and enjoy some time with your children in your local woodland and get a taste of the fun of Forest Schools with our trained leaders. We recommend old clothes, long sleeves, long trousers and wellies - please call us if you’d like to borrow any children’s waterproofs. Families and children of all ages…
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Pie Week at Big Cook Little Cook

Families attending our Big Cook Little Cook session this week we're getting to grips with pastry. For many, making pastry from scratch was a whole new experience. After making such a delicious pie, families couldn't wait to give it another go! Families discovered not only the versatility of pastry and how it could be used in…
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Capturing Forest School Memories

This slideshow requires JavaScript. Our Teens and Toddlers group from St. Christopher's group had a brilliant time at their penultimate session this week sharing the fun and learning they've enjoyed since the start of the programme back in October 2017. Our Little Stars pre-school children worked with their teen mentors to create their own unique…
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Little Stars at The Oaks Celebrate Halloween

Children and staff at Little Stars at the Oaks celebrated Halloween today, some of the activities the children took part in included making a pumpkin, baking cakes, chocolate apples, drawing and painting spiders, making a Halloween hat, carving a pumpkin and exploring pumpkin seeds - a whole lot of fun to pack in to one day!  
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Life Changing Success for Teens and Toddlers

St. Christopher’s students had a work experience with a difference! The school joined forces with, Teens and Toddlers and Little Stars Nursery at the Park to give the students the opportunity to mentor a child in nursery and support them. For the 10 youngsters it was a real challenge as they each supported their toddler…
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Adventure Hyndburn’s Tree Planting Marathon!

Adventure Hyndburn, in partnership with Prospects and Hyndburn Borough Council, have taken on a mammoth feat this tree planting season - to plant over 500 trees at our Rothwell Heights Forest School! We knew we couldn't do it alone so invited local schools and families to help us take on the challenge. School classes and groups have been…
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Mother’s Day Celebrations @ Little Stars at The Oaks!

Little Stars at The Oaks, Richmond Street, Accrington celebrated Mother's Day in style last Friday, 24th March. Children and their Mum's took part together in a whole host of fun activities including decorating cakes and biscuits, making flowers, colouring and playing with play dough.  They enjoyed drinks, fruit, pastries and cakes together. We finished the session with a story, "Mummy I Love You",…
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Babies Come First – It’s Official!

Adventure Hyndburn hosted at The Park one of three Lancashire-wide celebrations of achievement of Stage 3 of the Baby Friendly Initiative. A range of Lancashire services: the Voluntary sector, Health and County Council have worked together to achieve the highest BFI award from UNICEF. This international award is only given for those areas that can demonstrate excellence in supporting breastfeeding and promoting close loving parent and child relationships.

County Councillor Munsif Dad, presented the awards to the agencies who have done so much transform services so that babies do come first. Councillor Dad is also a Trustee of Adventure Hyndburn that has been one of the driving forces behind the Bosom Buddies group that meets on a Friday as part of the very popular One Stop Shop.

For more information contact the Park on 01254 387757.


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