Children for the adventure playground showing off their onions.
Children & Young People

Playground kids know their onions

Burngreave children have been busy celebrating after harvesting a bumper crop of spring onions. The Pitsmoor Adventure Playground team were recipients of training from the Royal Horticultural Society on how to grow vegetables as part [Read more]
Messenger Spring 2022 spread

Spring 2022 Issue 152 online

The Spring 2022 issue of the Burngreave Messenger online. All the stories and the Reach Up Sisterhood Mini Messenger from issue 152, with PDFs for download and offline viewing. [Read more]

What’s On in Burngreave

Aug
16
Tue
11:00 am Burngreave Children’s Centre bab...
Burngreave Children’s Centre bab...
Aug 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Burngreave Children’s Centre covers the Burngreave, Firvale and Wensley areas. Please phone or pop in to find out about all the services on offer for families with children under 5. Tuesdays 11am—2.30pm Contact 0114 252 [Read more]
3:15 pm Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Aug 16 @ 3:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground is run by a charitable organisation set up by local people, and is as popular as it’s ever been. Qualified staff are on site during opening hours to ensure a safe and [Read more]
Aug
17
Wed
10:00 am Burngreave Library open
Burngreave Library open
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Burngreave Library open
Our award winning Burngreave library is run by Marcia Layne and her team of volunteers. They are supported by SOAR and the Burngreave TARA. Come along to use computers, WIFI and of course borrow books, [Read more]
1:30 pm Ellesmere Toddler Group
Ellesmere Toddler Group
Aug 17 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
TERM TIME ONLY. Contact 0114 281 2143 or ellesmerecc@gmail.com to find out more
3:15 pm Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Aug 17 @ 3:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground is run by a charitable organisation set up by local people, and is as popular as it’s ever been. Qualified staff are on site during opening hours to ensure a safe and [Read more]
Aug
18
Thu
10:00 am Green City Action allotment session
Green City Action allotment session
Aug 18 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm
Green City Action allotment session
A free session for men and women wanting to learn to ‘grow your own’. If you would like to come along and see what its all about, get in touch at sarah@greencityaction.org.uk / 07718 609 [Read more]
3:15 pm Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Aug 18 @ 3:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground is run by a charitable organisation set up by local people, and is as popular as it’s ever been. Qualified staff are on site during opening hours to ensure a safe and [Read more]
Aug
19
Fri
10:00 am Burngreave Library open
Burngreave Library open
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Burngreave Library open
Our award winning Burngreave library is run by Marcia Layne and her team of volunteers. They are supported by SOAR and the Burngreave TARA. Come along to use computers, WIFI and of course borrow books, [Read more]
10:00 am English Conversation Club (schoo...
English Conversation Club (schoo...
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Do you want to practice your English? Would you like to meet people? Then join the Abbeyfield Park House English Conversation Club – every Friday 10am – 12pm (online only). The Abbeyfield Park House English [Read more]
3:15 pm Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Aug 19 @ 3:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground is run by a charitable organisation set up by local people, and is as popular as it’s ever been. Qualified staff are on site during opening hours to ensure a safe and [Read more]
Aug
20
Sat
12:00 pm BitFixIt computer repair café
BitFixIt computer repair café
Aug 20 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
BitFixIt computer repair café
We’ve been fixing computers every Saturday since 2003. BitFIXit is a volunteer-run repair café that specialises in computer repairs, malware removal and making PCs run faster. We run our workshops as a pay-as-you-feel service from [Read more]
12:00 pm Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open
Aug 20 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground open @ Pitsmoor a
Pitsmoor Adventure Playground is run by a charitable organisation set up by local people, and is as popular as it’s ever been. Qualified staff are on site during opening hours to ensure a safe and [Read more]

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Play-Doh pterosaur.
Arts & Culture

Spot the pigeon

If you’re thinking our Messenger pigeon logo this issue looks more like a pterosaur, then you’re not wrong. Made out of Play-Doh, it was created by Martin Currie at one of the sculpture workshops hosted [Read more]