on Saturday 8th June join us for a World Oceans Day event at Cleethorpes Discovery Centre from 10am-3pm for litter picks, photographic competition, plastic sculpture workshops, arts and crafts and more. Contact Victoria for more information and more details next week. (Victoria@vanel.org.uk, 01472 315437).
This year, as part of the revived St. James’ Festival at Grimsby Minster, the IGNITE team at VANEL are organising an event in Grimsby to celebrate Make Music Day.
Make Music Day is a global festival of music that takes place on the 21st June every year and IGNITE are looking for singers and musicians who are interested in taking part.
We are looking for music makers of any age, skill level and musical style. If you are interested in playing at this event please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01472 315437 for more information.
Download the poster below and help us to promote the event or scroll down for the call for musicians poster. See you all there!
Or download the poster below for more information about taking part in the event
Armed Forces Day in Cleethorpes.
Facebook page is here https://www.facebook.com/events/363737721089162/
This is now the largest event on the East coast of England thanks to the support of our visitors, sponsors and local businesses. With a host of displays, parades, entertainment and trade stands we have something for everyone.
Up to date information about exhibitors and what’s happening here https://www.grimsbytelegraph.co.uk/whats-on/whats-on-news/armed-forces-day-cleethorpes-army-2888276
VANEL staff and the IGNITE team will be at the event. And the Blue Lights Brigade team and plenty of volunteers will both have a stand and will be out and about throughout the weekend of the event. Come and say hello.
YMCA Humber are hosting a 175th Anniversary roadshow event at Grimsby Central Hall from 9th-12th September.
More details in Press Release here
contact YMCA direct for information.
The public day is 12th Sept and community day is 11th Sept.
As part of Heritage Lincolnshire Heritage Open Days, there is an open event at Cleethorpes Town Hall on Sat 14th September 2019
Meggies Heritage along with Cleethorpes Charter Trustees welcomes you to WWII Cleethorpes.
The exhibition focuses on local preparations for war, with highlights including healthcare pre-NHS, casualties and personal memories as well as Blitz Kidz DVD which evocatively explores wartime childhood.
Further information here https://www.heritagelincolnshire.org/heritage-open-days
NEL Council are holding a living well event on this date. More details to follow in due course.
Churches Together in N.E. Lincolnshire are hosting a day of information and reflection on Modern Slavery
Speaker: Bishop Alastair Redfern
Former Bishop of Derby and Anglican Co-ordinator of antislavery initiatives.
Tea and coffee available. Bring a packed lunch.
The event is free.
To book a place, contact Sr Bridgetta Rooney CSJP
Tel: 01472692370 or email: email@example.com
An Older People’s Advice Day will take place at Cleethorpes Memorial Hall on the 2nd October.
It will be between 10am and 3pm. Information and guidance about a whole host of issues for older people.
VANEL will be there ready to talk to people about Volunteering and Big Local North Cleethorpes will be represented to share news about support for local people (including free IT support).
Save the date – Funding & Information Fair 2019!
Wednesday 6th November, 9:30am – 4.00pm, Centre4, Wootton Road, Grimsby, DN33 1HE.
Please note this event is only open to organisations who are based or work within North East Lincolnshire.
This will be our largest event to date. We are excited to announce ‘new to our funding fair’ funders will be attending this year – news to follow.
All funders and agencies will be available for one-to-one conversations on the day.
Booking information and a full agenda will be distributed nearer the time.