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The Old School

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Cameron Street
Heckington, Lincolnshire NG34 9RW United Kingdom
01529 461499 www.heritagelincolnshire.org/contact

November 2019

Introduction to Leatherwork

21 November at 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
The Old School, Cameron Street
Heckington, Lincolnshire NG34 9RW United Kingdom
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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 with leather and produce your own project piece that is achievable in the course time. The project piece could be a phone cover, tablet cover,…

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December 2019

Lincolnshire Customs, Traditions and Folklore

4 December at 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
The Old School, Cameron Street
Heckington, Lincolnshire NG34 9RW United Kingdom
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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 and what do they mean now? From Plough Plays to Maydays, Hiring Fairs to Harvest Home, we will attempt to understand the survival of the…

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Victorian History and Dickens

5 December at 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
The Old School, Cameron Street
Heckington, Lincolnshire NG34 9RW United Kingdom
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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 a century ago. Turning through the pages of history and some of the greatest novels ever written, you will gain an insight into how our…

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April 2020

Rewriting the Past

7 April 2020 at 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
The Old School, Cameron Street
Heckington, Lincolnshire NG34 9RW United Kingdom
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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 four workshops, covering such topics as research, reconstruction, the historical voice and the demands of different media, Charlotte and Jim will lead the group in…

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May 2020

All about Willow

7 May 2020 at 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
The Old School, Cameron Street
Heckington, Lincolnshire NG34 9RW United Kingdom
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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 willow. We will cover the history of willow growing and basketry throughout Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire, growing your own willow, favourite varieties of willow, harvesting, sorting…

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