Due to Monday being a bank holiday, school will open for the start of the Summer Term on Tuesday 22nd April. Wishing you all a very Happy Easter.
Get down to an Easter activity day at Portsmouth Central Library. The free event includes a host of ‘egg-citing’ activities starting at 11am to 12am and from 2pm to 2.30pm.
Tuesday 15th April – 11am – 4pm
Come and join the Top Banana circus and learn fun circus skills like juggling, Diablo, devil sticks, hula, poi, pedal-racers and plate spinning. Port Solent kids club runs in the holidays on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11am – 4pm. All activities are FREE and run on a drop-in basis unless specified. Please meet by the playground and make sure your children are accompanied by an adult.
Visit http://www.portsolent.com for further information.
The Boardwalk, Port Solent, Portsmouth, Hampshire PO6 4TP
Contact telephone: 02392210606
Lots and lots of cyclists will fill the city’s bike paths for the Lord Mayor’s Bike Ride tomorrow – Sunday 13th April. Portsmouth Lord Mayor Cllr Lynne Stagg will lead the event to raise money for charity and encourage people to get back in the saddle. There will be an eight-and-a-half mile ride starting at 11am for families. For those who want more of a workout there will also be a 16-mile ride starting at 10.30am. The Portsmouth Cycle Exchange has also donated bikes for the ‘best-dressed rider’. Could be fun if you go to watch the cyclists, many of whom will be dressing up.
For details see myjourneyportsmouth.com/lordmayorsbikeride.
Many music shops around the country are offering free ‘taster’ sessions enabling you to access instruments such as drums and keyboards. There are a wide variety of instruments to try out and it is FREE. You do need to call ahead to book a session. One venue is at: Nevada Unit 12 Fitzherbert Spur Farlington Portsmouth Hampshire PO6 1TT Contact telephone: 02392 205100
Wow, what a day! Year 2 create their very own 1960s festival!
Highlights included: a fashion show featuring items sewn, printed and tie dyed by the children; a twist competition; flower power chalking; 1966 football matches and a picnic. Well done Year 2 for a fantastic morning – have an enjoyable and safe Easter break.