Today to 18 Apr 18 within 40 miles.

More details - Plant Propagation
Lots of plants can be had for free by swapping cuttings with friends and family, or propagating your own. If you’re new to all this, or just want to learn more, then join Nick Hamilton to find out all about the different methods of stem, root and leaf cutting, division and layering.
Barnsdale Gardens, The Avenue, Exton, Oakham

More details - Watercolour Painting Day: Hellebores
Join local artist Sandra Peck for a relaxed and creative day. Sit up close to watch her demonstration, then have a go at your own pace, with help as you need it throughout the day.
Barnsdale Gardens, The Avenue, Exton, Oakham
Thu 22 Mar

More details - Garden Design Workshop
While many of us are happy to design and decorate our homes the ideas can dry up as soon as we move outside. Where is the best place for a patio or path, the greenhouse or arbour? And then there is the whole question of choosing and using plants...
Barnsdale Gardens, The Avenue, Exton, Oakham
Sat 24 Mar

More details - Easter at Barnsdale Gardens
Come for a fun-filled family weekend! Everyone can paint an egg to help decorate our special Easter Tree and youngsters can have a cracking good time hunting for tokens to swap for a chocolatey Easter treat.
Barnsdale Gardens, The Avenue, Exton, Oakham
Fri 30 Mar to Mon 2 Apr

More details - Gunthorpe Hall - Open Garden for NGS
Large garden in a country setting with extensive views across the Rutland landscape with the carpets of daffodils being the outstanding feature. A great deal of recent re-design has transformed this garden with more recent works being undertaken on the kitchen garden and around the (former) stable yard.
Gunthorpe Hall, Oakham
Sun 25 Mar

More details - Sunday Afternoon Music For All Tastes
Come along and enjoy 2 hours of Show Tunes, Film Themes, Big Band, Classical, Ballads, Orchestral, Jazz and Popular Easy Listening Favourites played by top professional artistes on electronic keyboard orchestra instruments. Free light refreshments during the 30 minute interval.
Market Overton Village Hall, 52 Main Street
Sun 8 Apr

More details - Woolsthorpe Manor - Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt
Nature trails with a science twist - your prize will be a Cadbury choccy treat! Booking Not Needed. Families welcome. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Woolsthorpe Manor, Water Lane, Woolsthorpe by Colsterworth, near Grantham
Fri 30 Mar to Mon 2 Apr

More details - Woolsthorpe Manor - Crafty Sundays at Woolsthorpe
One Sunday a month we’re inviting local stallholders to bring their wares to Woolsthorpe for a mini-craft event - just drop in and see what’s here this month! Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Woolsthorpe Manor, Water Lane, Woolsthorpe by Colsterworth, near Grantham
Sun 8 Apr, Sun 13 May

More details - Iain Stirling - U OK HUN? Tour
BAFTA-winning comedian Iain Stirling is back after a summer narrating smash hit Love Island (ITV2) and now you can see his actual face on his brand new tour.
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre, Broad Street, Stamford, lincs
Sat 14 Apr

More details - A Tiger's Tale
2pm & 4pm A new show written by Mike Kenny Directed by Gilly Baskeyfield Music by James Atherton M6 Theatre presents a fantastical new production by the award winning playwright Mike Kenny.
Stamford Arts Centre 27 St Marys Street Stamford
Tue 3 Apr

More details - Easton Walled Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
A 400-year-old, restored, 12 acre garden set in the heart of Lincolnshire. Home to snowdrops, sweet peas, roses and meadows. The tearoom serves delicious light lunches and cream teas and there is a well-stocked gift shop and plants for sale. Other highlights include a turf maze, swing, yew tunnel and bird hide.
Easton Walled Gardens, Easton
Fri 30 Mar

More details - Burghley House Private South Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
On 7 and 8 April the Private South Gardens at Burghley House will open for the NGS with spectacular spring bulbs in park like setting with magnificent trees and the opportunity to enjoy Capability Brown’s famous lake and summerhouse. Entry to the Private South Gardens via Orangery.
Burghley House Private South Gardens, Stamford
Sat 7 Apr and Sun 8 Apr

Mad Hatter’s Tea Party - Easter Monday 2nd April 10am - 5pm More details - Mad Hatter's Tea Party - Easter Monday 2nd April 10am - 5pm
Join us for our 7th Mad Tea Party! A fun filled family event, with lots of tea & cake and creative things to see and do! Help us transform a real live pony into a UNICORN! • Unicorn painting £2.50 • Face painting £2.
Old Brickyard Tea Garden, C&C Plants, Eastwell Road, Scalford, Melton Mowbray
Mon 2 Apr
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More details - Helen's Plants @ the Paddocks
Plants for Sale in aid of local charities. Clematis ,Jasmins, honeysuckles & many more climbers. Herbaceous plants,potted bulbs, shrubs, heucheras,ornamental trees,hardy ferns& lots more Now is the time to start your spring planting Last weekend was cancelled due to the snow so here’s hoping for better weather...
The Paddocks Main Street Hungarton Leics
Sat 24 Mar and Sun 25 Mar

More details - Grimsthorpe Castle - Open Garden for NGS
The Grade l listed gardens encompass nearly 65 acres and incl large formal lawns, fine topiary and formal hedges, ornamental and productive kitchen garden, large herbaceous borders, rose parterre and woodland walks with spring bulb displays.
Grimsthorpe Castle, Bourne
Sun 8 Apr, Wed 6 Jun

More details - Whispers Art Exhibition
There is a whisper in the wind of beautifully crafted artworks coming together for an exhibition bringing exciting unique works in a variety of styles and media.
Rooftop Arts Centre 9 Chisholm House, Queen Srq, Corby
Thu 5 Apr to Sat 28 Apr

More details - West Deeping Heritage Group
“Voices from the Past – folk songs as historical sources” . Lincolnshire folk singer Kate Witney visited West Deeping Heritage Group in November 2016 to talk about and perform the music of the 14th century illuminated manuscript commissioned by Geoffrey Luttrell, the Luttrell Psalter.
Village Hall, King Street, West Deeping
Wed 18 Apr

More details - Belvoir Castle Easter Egg Hunt
Join us over the Easter Weekend for a magical trail through the woodlands of Belvoir Castle. Search high and low to find your clues, maybe they’ll be beside the statue in the Rose Garden or maybe hiding in the Hermit’s Hut. Don’t forget to check the branches of the Handkerchief tree!
Belvoir Castle Belvoir Grantham Leicestershire
Fri 30 Mar to Mon 2 Apr

More details - Easter Boat Trips on the Grantham Canal
Narrowboat trips, refreshments in the canal depot, displays, s/h books, canal guidebooks, mini-beasts - dipped from the canal. Guided tours around the Lock 15 restoration site TBC. All proceeds go towards the continued restoration and maintenance of the canal.
Carpenter’s Shop Canal Depot, Duck Lane, Woolsthorpe by Belvoir, Nr. Grantham. (make for the Dirty Duck Pub)
Sun 1 Apr and Mon 2 Apr

More details - Making Noise Grantham
Making Noise is a series of weekend musical workshops for parents and carers and their children and young people with disabilities or sensory impairment in Grantham, Sleaford and Lincoln! Parents and carers are encouraged to participate in the workshops.
Guildhall Arts Centre St Peter’s Hill Grantham
Sat 7 Apr, Sat 21 Apr

More details - You've Got Dragons
“Dragons come when you least expect it. You turn round…and they’re there.” Lots of people get them; bad dreams, swirly tummy, feeling prickly. And sometimes they make you feel alone. So, what can a young child with a bad case of the dragons do?
Guildhall Arts Centre St Peter’s Hill Grantham
Thu 12 Apr

More details - Kids Stuff Sale!
Kids Stuff Sale! Saturday 24 March 2018, 10am-1pm, Kibworth Grammar School Hall Pre-loved and new toys, books, clothes, sports kit, baby equipment and more, for children of all ages and special needs. Come and sell and raise a few extra £s for the Easter holidays, or come and buy and grab a bargain or three!
Kibworth Grammar School Hall, School Road, Kibworth
Sat 24 Mar

More details - Lyveden - Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt
Join family and friends at Lyveden this Easter and help us hunt for Bunny. Explore our spiral mounts, woods and labyrinth as you search for clues and earn a chocolate surprise at the end of your hunt! Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Lyveden, near Oundle,
Fri 30 Mar to Mon 2 Apr

More details - Lyveden - Discovering Lyveden
Explore the garden and woods in a new family trail at Lyveden and get closer to nature with a range of themed activities. Booking Not Needed.
Lyveden, near Oundle,
Tue 3 Apr to Sun 15 Apr

More details - Chester Farm: the latest archaeological discoveries
A lecture by Ian Meadows for the Middle Nene Archaeological Group. Ian is the archaeologist responsible for all excavations undertaken at Chester Farm, and will talk to us about this amazing heritage site and its 10,000 years of history.
Oundle Methodist Church, Drumming Well Lane, Oundle
Fri 23 Mar