Activities for kids

summer holiday sports clubs

Good Morning I hope you had a lovely weekend With the summer holidays just around the corner we would really appreciate it if you could promote our summer holiday clubs. We have attached our booking form to this email but here is some more information as to why we feel this is the holiday club [...]

By | 2017-07-18T20:22:24+00:00 July 18th, 2017|Activities for kids|

Children’s Picture Treasure Hunt (a Feast Week event)

Come and have a go at the Children's Picture Treasure Hunt starting on the Green on Sunday 2nd July, from 10am to 4pm. Treasure Hunt sheets at £1 each will be available on the Green on Sunday 2nd July. A great way to get around the village and spot all the pictures.

By | 2017-05-31T15:20:30+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Activities for kids, Feast Week|

Fishes Club – Calling All Kids!

St Andrew’s Church Fishes Club is starting again following the summer holidays. Join us on Sunday 18th September at 11am for the first get-together then every week at 11am! Come and join us for a variety of learning, craft and fun activities for children of all ages. Either come along and meet us at the [...]

By | 2016-10-17T11:40:20+00:00 September 7th, 2016|Activities for kids, Church, Events, Rev. Janet Tebby|

Cycle track to link Whissendine and Oakham – vote here!

The poll is now closed. Thank you for voting. The Parish Council would like to know how much interest there is in a cycle track to link Whissendine to Oakham, ahead of making any application to Rutland County Council. Previous experience has shown the most direct route via Langham is too costly because of the [...]

By | 2017-12-30T19:30:56+00:00 June 9th, 2016|Activities for kids, Parish Council|

Rainbows to Re-open in Whissendine

Whissendine Rainbows will re-open in Whissendine after Easter! Rainbows are girls aged five to seven and follow a programme called the Rainbow Jigsaw, through which they can take part in lots of different activities with girls their own age. They get their hands dirty with arts and crafts, cooking and playing games. Being a Rainbow [...]

By | 2016-03-05T08:05:26+00:00 March 5th, 2016|Activities for kids|

Pancake Party

On Shrove Tuesday, Whissendine Primary School sent a delegation of five hungry kids from Class 3, two from Year 4 and one each from years 1 and 2, together with a stray preschooler, to join Rev. Janet's Pancake Party. Olive won the pancake toss with an impressive 24 flips in 30 seconds, while Polly, Dylan [...]

By | 2016-02-09T19:30:19+00:00 February 9th, 2016|Activities for kids, Church|

Living Nativity

Walk from "Nazareth" (St Andrew’s Church) to "Bethlehem" (White Lion “stable”) as we live out the Nativity Story. ALL ARE WELCOME TO COME ALONG. Meeting in Church at 6pm for an organised walk around the village, looking with Mary and Joseph for somewhere to stay. We encounter shepherds and wise men on the way, and [...]

By | 2017-12-30T19:31:03+00:00 November 16th, 2015|Activities for kids, Church|

Rutland Ride & Stride 2015

Rutland Ride & Stride is a sponsored event for cyclists, joggers, walkers and horse riders. The event is held in Rutland once every two years in order to raise money for the preservation of the county's beautiful and ancient church buildings. Participants challenge themselves to visit as many churches as they can by their chosen [...]

By | 2017-12-30T19:31:08+00:00 August 23rd, 2015|Activities for kids, Church, Events|

Eddie Hayes Trophy for Pancake Tossing 2015

Thank you to all the helpers and visitors to our Shrove Tuesday Coffee Morning and to the children who helped to make the pancakes which were delicious. The Eddie Hayes Trophy was won by Sonia Greaves who achieved the highest score of 109 tosses in 1 minute — believed to be a Whissendine record! The [...]

By | 2015-03-21T16:53:17+00:00 March 21st, 2015|Activities for kids, Church|

Good Friday Activity Morning for Kids

Reverend Janet Tebby invites all children in Whissendine and surrounding parishes to join her for Good Friday Activity Morning at St Andrews Church, Whissendine, on 3 April from 10 am to 12 noon. There will be a film, crafts, songs and lots of other activities going on for children as we explore the story of [...]

By | 2017-12-30T19:31:16+00:00 March 16th, 2015|Activities for kids, Church, Events, Rev. Janet Tebby|