Blog: Grow

All about Willow

A two session course...12 hours for £48, concessions available. (7th & 14th May 2020)   Blooming Crafty and Heritage Lincolnshire have collaborated to deliver this unique workshop 'All About Willow'. The course is a 12 hour workshops held over two days, here in Heckington, providing you with beginners traditional basketry skills and diverse knowledge about…
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Rewriting the Past

A 4 session course...16 hours for £64, concessions available. (7th, 14th, 21st & 28th April 2020)     Rewriting the past Rewriting the past is a 16 hour GROW course in which Charlotte Davey and Jim Snee will show people how they use history and historical sources in creative writing, either fiction or non-fiction. In…
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Food History and Historical Cookery

  A 2 session course...12 hours for £48, concessions available (Tuesday 24th & 31st March 2020) Food History & Historical Cookery Join Sadie Hirst, a Food Historian, Columnist, Public Speaker, Tutor and multi award winning artisan baker and qualified chef. She is currently studying full time for her Master’s Degree in Heritage Education at Bishop…
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Riverside and Hedgerow

A 2 session course...12 hours for £48, concessions available (17th February & 24th February 2020).   Riverside and Hedgerow The exploration and practical management of two linear habitat in partnership with the Lincolnshire Wolds Countryside Service and the Lincolnshire Chalk Streams Project. Join us for this brand new course we are offering in Louth and…
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Conservation Areas – History, Use and How to Assess Them

A three session course...15 hours for £60, concessions available. (6th, 13th & 20th February 2020.)   Join our Conservation Project Manager Matt Bentley at Fydell House, Boston for this 3 session course. The first conservation areas were designated in 1967 under the Civic Amenities Act, and there are now nearly 10,000 in England. Conservation Areas…
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Maps through the Ages

A 2 session course...12 hours for £48, concessions available (3rd & 10th February 2020)   Maps through the Ages The history and everyday application of navigation and map reading in partnership with the Lincolnshire Wolds Countryside Service. This two day course, to be held at Navigation Warehouse, Louth, will chronicle the development of maps and…
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Social Media for Businesses

A 2 session course...6 hours for £24, or free to new learners, concessions available. (28th January 2020 & 4th February 2020)   What are the benefits of using social media for business? Consider that there are now more than 3 billion people using social networks across the globe and these people are using social media…
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Victorian History and Dickens

A 1 session course...6 hours for £24, or free to new learners, concessions available (5th December 2019).   Victorian History and Dickens Join our tutor Roshni Khunti here in Heckington (10am - 4pm) and immerse yourself in the Victorian era; discover how our modern rites and rituals originated from this rapid age of progress over…
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Lincolnshire Customs, Traditions and Folklore

A 2 session course...6 hours for £24, or free to new learners, concessions available. (4th & 11 December 2019)   Lincolnshire Customs, Traditions and Folklore with Tom Lane. Customs and Traditions once common in Lincolnshire often survive in one form or another. But when and how and why did they start, how did they develop…
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Introduction to Leatherwork

A two session course...12 hours for £48, concessions available. (21st & 22nd November 2019)   Introduction to Leatherwork Join Laurence and Jenny, from Shedtime Handcrafted Leatherwork, on this very interesting 2 day course. Over the 2 days you will get hands-on to learn about different types of leather, practice traditional skills and techniques of working…
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