Like to plan ahead? Here’s some of my featured events are on for the month of June…

Whatever the weather, my what’s on guide has something for everyone – or check out my blog posts for lots of Days Out ideas too.

Saturday 9th June

Bedford Kite Festival 2018

Russell Park, Bedford
09/06 - 10/06 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
As in previous festivals the event will showcase kites from the four corners of the globe including America, Canada, Japan, China, Germany, France, Holland and Belgium as well as flyers [...] Read More
Community | Advance Booking

The Owl and the Pussycat

The Place Theatre, Bedford, Bedford
09/06 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
PRESENTED BY: FULL HOUSE THEATRE  SATURDAY 9TH JUNE TIME: 11.00AM & 2PM TICKETS: £7.50 / £5 RUNNING TIME: 55 MINS VENUE: THE PLACE, BEDFORD RECOMMENDED AGE: 3+ Join Owly-cat and fellow family members Jumblie and Quangle [...] Read More
Cinema & Theatre | Advance Booking

Hitchin Fire Station Open Day

Hitchin Fire Station, Hitchin
09/06 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
At a fire station open day you can have a look round a fire engine, watch a 'cooking oil fire' demonstration or see someone rescued from a car. Read More
Community | Just Turn Up

Tilehouse St Pre-school & Nursery 50th Birthday Fête

Smithson’s Receation Ground, Hitchin
09/06 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join us to help celebrate the 50th birthday of Tilehouse St Pre-school & Nursery. Entry is free and entertainment includes Creation Station, Busy Hands Messy Play as well as Toddler [...] Read More
Fairs & Fetes | Just Turn Up

The Owl and the Pussycat

The Place, Bedford, Bedford
09/06 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
PRESENTED BY: FULL HOUSE THEATRE  SATURDAY 9TH JUNE TIME: 11.00AM & 2PM TICKETS: £7.50 / £5 RUNNING TIME: 55 MINS VENUE: THE PLACE, BEDFORD RECOMMENDED AGE: 3+ Join Owly-cat and fellow family members Jumblie and Quangle [...] Read More
Cinema & Theatre | Advance Booking

Sunday 10th June

Triangle Community Garden Open Day, Fun Dog Show and Bake Off

Ransom’s Recreation Ground, Hitchin
10/06 @ 12:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Cost: FREE (Dog show £2 per entry, Bake Off 50p per entry) Location: Ransom's Recreation Ground, off Grove Road Hitchin A fun day out for all ages in aid of your local [...] Read More
Community | Just Turn Up

Pirton Open Gardens

Pirton Open Gardens, Pirton
10/06 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Enjoy the gardens plus owls, tea and cakes, pants, train rides and grand raffle. Around 16 gardens open for you to enjoy. All proceeds are pledged for the fabric renovations [...] Read More
| Just Turn Up

A Square World

The Higgins, Bedford, Bedford
10/06 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
PRESENTED BY: DARYL BEETON SUNDAY 10TH JUNE TIME: 3PM TICKETS: £4 RUNNING TIME: 50 MINS VENUE: THE HIGGINS RECOMMENDED AGE: 3+ A Square World is an honest, touching and quirky story of three friends and what happens [...] Read More
Cinema & Theatre | Advance Booking

Monday 11th June

Open Day at Pirton Pre School

Pirton Pre School, Hitchin
11/06 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Looking for a pre school place from September 2019? Come and see what Pirton Pre School can offer you. Fully qualified workforce, purpose built provision, extensive outdoor area and lots [...] Read More
Support & Advice | Advance Booking

Friday 15th June

Ella's Story Time Yoga - Family Yoga

St Ippolyts Village Hall, St Ippolyts
15/06 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am
Family Yoga every Friday morning Children aged between 1-5 years To book, email lisa@ellasstorytimeyoga.co.uk with the child/children's name and date of birth and the adult name/s Read More
Health and Wellbeing | Advance Booking

Saturday 16th June

Fair in the Square - Phase Hitchin

Hitchin Market Square, Hitchin
16/06 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Come on down to Hitchin Market Square and enjoy games, competitions, cakes, raffle and much, much more and help support the young people of hitchin. As part of the event [...] Read More
Fairs & Fetes | Just Turn Up

Plaits, buns and braids workshop

Secret Garden, Hitchin
16/06 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Plaits, Buns & Prosecco! Perplexed by plaits and baffled by buns? If you’re all fingers and thumbs when it comes to hair styles for ballet, school photos or special occasions, [...] Read More
Health and Wellbeing | Advance Booking

Tuesday 19th June

Reading Fairy Launch

Secret Garden, Hitchin
19/06 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Booking now open! Come and join us for a FREE taster session at the Secret Garden and enjoy 50% off entry to play area. Created by early reading experts, Reading [...] Read More
Baby & Toddler Group | Advance Booking

Soft Play Cinema

Hitchin Town Hall, Hitchin
19/06 @ 11:00 am - 1:15 pm
WOOP WOOP! Kicking off the new year with some awesome movies for our soft play cinema. Starting next month with Sing-along Grease... Fed up of singing twinkle twinkle little star? [...] Read More
Cinema & Theatre | Advance Booking

Friday 22nd June

PopArt

Holy Saviour Church, Hitchin
22/06 - 24/06 @ 10:30 am - 11:15 am
PopArt are brand new original Music, Art and Craft classes for children age 1 upwards. We are not messy play! Children will learn valuable skills, make memorable crafts and music [...] Read More
Baby & Toddler Group | Advance Booking

Saturday 23rd June

Bike4Books

Mary Exton School, Hitchin
23/06 @ All Day
BIKE4BOOKS SATURDAY 23 JUNE Mary Exton School PTA are organising a new and exciting event Bike4Books on Saturday 23 June (reserve date Sunday 24 June).  Bike4Books is a sponsored cycle [...] Read More
Community | Advance Booking

PIRTONFEST 2018

Pirton School, Pirton
23/06 - 24/06 @ All Day
Bands, Camping, Stalls, Children’s entertainment and sports, licensed bar, food and lots more! All welcome - tickets available at Pirton PTA teacher association Facebook page Come along and join us. Read More
Community | Advance Booking

Sunday 24th June

Lily and Bear

Broadway Cinema & Theatre, Letchworth Garden City
24/06 @ 11:30 am - 12:20 pm
Once in a while, along comes the perfect picture book, bearing the hallmarks of a true classic. Lisa Stubbs’ Lily and Bear is one such book, now adapted for the [...] Read More
Cinema & Theatre | Advance Booking

Elsewhere on This Hitchin Mummy…

 

 
 
  • We have some lovely playgrounds in town. Why not pack a picnic and head to a new one. Here’s my guide to where to find them: Hitchin’s local play areas
 
  • The splash parks across North Herts including Hitchin, Letchworth, Baldock and Royston are now open for the season as are the outdoor pools in Hitchin and Letchworth. For info on all our local splash parks visit my guide here.