Events




 

August 2017

U3A - Waveney Valley Study Group - Some Coaching Inns of the Waveney Valley

Wednesday 23rd August 2017

Harleston U3A meet at the Masonic Rooms, Harleston, IP20 9EN at 2pm.

For further information including contact details please visit - https://u3asites.org.uk/harleston/contact 

Talk is part of the festival programme and will be held at King Georges Hall at 2.30pm.

This is the Waveney Valley Study Group's presentation of some of the many and very varied Coaching Inns in our Waveney Valley towns, detailing their stories, their significance and their prominence in our local communities.

Internet Cafe

Internet Cafe

Friday 25th August 2017

12.30-3.30pm at Harleston Information Centre


Come along to our Internet Cafe and access the internet for free.  A dedicated volunteer will be on hand to help with any queries.  Everyone welcome, tea and coffee available.

Marion's Alley Sale

Saturday 26th August 2017


At John's Church, Harleston. Time 9.30 - 11.30am.

Stalls including -  Bric a Brac - Cakes - Books - Tombola - Plants - Craft Jewellery Decorations.

Refreshments available throughout.

All proceeeds to Church Funds.

See the website for more details: www7churches.org.uk

H&W Festival - Harleston's Big Sing

Sunday 27th August 2017

As part of the Harleston and Waveney Festival:


Harleston's Big Sing

Saint John the Baptist Church, Harleston

Starts at 6 pm - come and join us - all very welcome.

Eye Family Fun Day

Sunday 27th August 2017


Eye Community Centre, Magdalen Street, IP23 7AJ


Flight displays of Hawks, Owls, Buzzards etc.
Full afternoon of arena events; lurcher and fun dog shows, alpacas, vegetable and produce show, competitions, fruit, flowers and cakes, and much more...


From 11am FREE ENTRY

Family Fun Day

Family Fun Day

Monday 28th August 2017

Harleston and Waveney Festival Family Fun Day at the Recreation Ground.

A great day for all the family. Free event.

Pick up a leaflet at the information centre for more detail about the day.


Careers Advice

Careers Advice

Thursday 31st August 2017

12.30pm - 3.30pm at the Information Centre


A professional Careers Adviser will be holding 1:1 appointments offering additional support to anyone looking for work or seeking a change of career. 


Please call Lucy Marjoram to book your  free place on 01379 851920 or email jobsclub@harleston-norfolk.org.uk

Digital Jobsearch Workshop

Digital Jobsearch Workshop

Thursday 31st August 2017

10am-12pm at the Information Centre

Come along to the Digital Job Search workshop and find out how to make the best use of job search sites, networking and social media, including Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin.  Please call Lucy Marjoram to book your place on 01379 851920 or email jobsclub@harleston-norfolk.org.uk.

September 2017

Internet Cafe

Internet Cafe

Friday 1st September 2017

12.30-3.30pm at Harleston Information Centre


Come along to our Internet Cafe and access the internet for free.  A dedicated volunteer will be on hand to help with any queries.  Everyone welcome, tea and coffee available.

St. John's Church PCC

Saturday 2nd September 2017

Coffee Morning and Cake Stall in the Church from 9.30 - 11.30am

Everyone Welcome

Our coffee mornings are held on the 1st Saturday of every month.

Friends of St Mary's Friends of St Mary's Redenhall

Saturday 2nd September 2017

HEXACHORDIA  6.00PM

Tony Scheuregger : Lute          Rosamund Walton :  Soprano

Towards the end of the Elizabethan era high quality poetry was accompanied by the sonorous sound of the lute.

This recital explores the development of these songs with some of the most popular works of  John Downland, Thomas Campion, Thomas Morley and  other 'golden age' composers.

£5.00 at the church door  --Light refreshments.

Proceeds for the maintenance of St Mary's.

For further information please contact: valeriebarrell@hirsts.me.uk       01379 853120

Dentill 2017

Sunday 3rd September 2017

Venue Norwich Road, Denten, IP20 0BD

Gates open 10am to 5pm.  9am for exhibitors  -----Audlts £5. - Concession £4. - Under 16 £1 - Under 2 free

Threshing * Tractors * Food, Bar & Denton Cyder * Child Play Area * Craft Fair  * Vintage Cars * Static Displays * Trailer Rides

Tractors have a communal ploughing and cultivatiion field

More information wwwdentill.co.uk or email: info@dentill.co.uk 

Harleston Camera Club

Monday 4th September 2017

Camera Club meet i the Studio Rooms, Archbishoip Sancroft High School, IP20 9DD

Times are 7.15pm till 9,15pm. Doors open at 7pm with a break for refreshments

Schedule of events will be updated throughout the year and can be found on the Harleston Camera club website and facebook

Harleston Flower Club

Thursday 7th September 2017

Harleston Flower Club - held at Wortwell Community Centre - Starts 2pm

For information contact Jenni Baker - 01986 782377

Event -    Mr Nick Grounds  "Rhubard and Roses"         (Our Diamond Anniversary)

Internet Cafe

Internet Cafe

Friday 8th September 2017

12.30-3.30pm at Harleston Information Centre


Come along to our Internet Cafe and access the internet for free.  A dedicated volunteer will be on hand to help with any queries.  Everyone welcome, tea and coffee available.

Internet Cafe

Internet Cafe

Friday 15th September 2017

12.30-3.30pm at Harleston Information Centre


Come along to our Internet Cafe and access the internet for free.  A dedicated volunteer will be on hand to help with any queries.  Everyone welcome, tea and coffee available.

Weybread Church Music Night

Saturday 16th September 2017

Enjoy another stirring musical evening in the company of the South Norfolk Youth Symphonic Band at 7PM for a 7:30 start.

£10 Adults 
£5 Children under 16. 
Light refreshments. Raffle Draw. All proceeds will support St Andrews Church. 
To reserve your tickets contact Jim Hutchinson on 01379 586 888 or by email at 
james.hutchinson840@btinternet.com

Wortwell Community Centre

Saturday 16th September 2017

Wortwell Community Centre Silver Festival. A party to celebrate 25 years since opening. A day of fun, games, music, stall, demonstrations, bbq and finishing with a ceilidh in the evening.

Free entrance. Come and see what the centre has to offer

For further information please contact Margaret Colyer - 01986 788511 or mad12maqs@btinternet.com

South Norfolk Symphonic Band

Saturday 16th September 2017

St Andrew's Church Weybread
IP21 5TR

Harleston Camera Club

Monday 18th September 2017

Camera Club meet i the Studio Rooms, Archbishoip Sancroft High School, IP20 9DD

Times are 7.15pm till 9,15pm. Doors open at 7pm with a break for refreshments

Schedule of events will be updated throughout the year and can be found on the Harleston Camera club website and facebook

Event - Judging for the third round of the Maggie Wilson photo challenge

Ladies Evening Group

Wednesday 20th September 2017

Evening Group meets every third Wednesday in the month at 7.30pm at the Methodist Church Hall, Harleston.

Unless otherwise stated. All Ladies very welcome  come and join us.

President :- Mrs Beryl Phillips. 01379 852859

Event :- AGM  -  Quiz  -Fish & Chip Supper






U3A - Nick Sanderson 'The Broads Authority - its History & Future'

Wednesday 20th September 2017

Nick Sanderson will give a talk on 'The Broads Authority - its History and Future' - full details to follow

French for Beginners 1

Thursday 21st September 2017

A 10 week course suitable for complete beginners or those with a small amount of previous learning.

Fancy learning a bit of French for your holiday? Or maybe you have always wanted to learn another language? This course will teach you all basics including;  - Introductions - Numbers - Likes and Dislikes - Food and Drink - Time -Places in the town.

Classes start  on Thursday mornings from 21st September for 10 weeks at 9.45am - 11.15am at Harleston Information centre, Exchange Street, Harleston,IP20 9AB  -  (No class 26th October)

Course fee £80.00 payable in advance

To find out more information or to book a place contact Helen at Waveney Languages Tuition

Internet Cafe

Internet Cafe

Friday 22nd September 2017

12.30-3.30pm at Harleston Information Centre


Come along to our Internet Cafe and access the internet for free.  A dedicated volunteer will be on hand to help with any queries.  Everyone welcome, tea and coffee available.

Harvest Supper

Saturday 23rd September 2017

Weybread Hall Farm Barn
IP21 5TR
7pm - 7:30pm

Contact Paula - 01379852110

Harvest Service

Sunday 24th September 2017

St Andrews Church Weybread
IP21 5TR
6:30pm

Contact Paula - 01379852110

Careers Advice

Monday 25th September 2017

9.30am - 3.30pm at the Information Centre


A professional Careers Adviser will be holding 1:1 appointments offering additional support to anyone looking for work or seeking a change of career. 


Please call Lucy Marjoram to book your  free place on 01379 851920 or email jobsclub@harleston-norfolk.org.uk

Internet Cafe

Internet Cafe

Friday 29th September 2017

12.30-3.30pm at Harleston Information Centre


Come along to our Internet Cafe and access the internet for free.  A dedicated volunteer will be on hand to help with any queries.  Everyone welcome, tea and coffee available.

Baby & Child First Aid

Baby & Child First Aid

Saturday 30th September 2017

2-4pm at Harleston Information Centre


It is with thanks to the Co-op Members that we are able to offer this FREE Baby & Child First Aid course for parents and grandparents.


Would you know how to spot meningitis, treat a burn or help a child who is choking?

Mini First Aid are holding a 2 hour class that covers CPR, Choking, Meningitis, Febrile Convulsions, Bleeding, Burns, Breaks and Head Injuries.


Please contact Lucy Marjoram at the Information Centre to book your place on 01379 851920.

October 2017

Harleston Camera Club

Monday 2nd October 2017

Camera Club meet i the Studio Rooms, Archbishoip Sancroft High School, IP20 9DD

Times are 7.15pm till 9,15pm. Doors open at 7pm with a break for refreshments

Schedule of events will be updated throughout the year and can be found on the Harleston Camera club website and facebook

Harleston Flower Club

Thursday 5th October 2017

Harleston Flower Club - held at Wortwell Community Centre - Starts 2pm

For information contact Jenni Baker - 01986 782377

Event -   Mrs Brenda Tubb  "Another fine mess"    ---Ex  "Twisted and Tangled"

Bring a friend +cake stall

The Maverick Medium

Friday 6th October 2017

The Maverick Medium, Alex Lovelock and Friends

For a Charity Evening of Clairvoyance & Mediumship with Readers, including Tarot Cards and More.

In the Carvey Rooms, The Swan Hotel, 19 The Thoroughfare, Harleston. IP20 9AS

Doors open 6.00pm - 11.00pm.  --  Show Starts 7.00pm - 9.30pm with interval. Fully Licensed Bar. Food Available.

Tickets - Early Bird £5.00  - On the Door £7.00 (Subject to availability)

Money raised will benefit The Harleston and District Dementia Friendly Community

To book tickets or for more information, please contact : Patricia Simmonds 01379 676557 - patricia.simmonds@mail.com

Freyja Mardell 07387189575  - freyjamardell@gmail.com

Please leave a voicemail with your contact details and quantity of tickets required. We will call you back.

Take you tickets to the bar to receive 10% off food on the night.

Harleston Camera Club

Monday 16th October 2017

Camera Club meet i the Studio Rooms, Archbishoip Sancroft High School, IP20 9DD

Times are 7.15pm till 9,15pm. Doors open at 7pm with a break for refreshments

Schedule of events will be updated throughout the year and can be found on the Harleston Camera club website and facebook

Ladies Evening Group

Wednesday 18th October 2017

Evening Group meets every third Wednesday in the month at 7.30pm at the Methodist Church Hall, Harleston.

Unless otherwise stated. All Ladies very welcome  come and join us.

President :- Mrs Beryl Phillips. 01379 852859

Event :- "Natural Skin Care"  -  Talk/Demo  - Helen Chapman

U3A - Ian Hunter - 'Odd Job - The Life & Times of a Reluctant Submariner'

Wednesday 18th October 2017

U3A member Ian Hunter covers the time from joining the "Old Navy" in 1966 through to leaving the less "fun" Navy of 1988.
It will also shed light on the abolition of "the tot" in 1970 and the introduction of new structures.

Most of the presentation will cover "Hunter killer" submarines, their role, and what it was like living on them.

Careers Advice

Friday 20th October 2017

9.30am - 3.30pm at the Information Centre


A professional Careers Adviser will be holding 1:1 appointments offering additional support to anyone looking for work or seeking a change of career. 


Please call Lucy Marjoram to book your  free place on 01379 851920 or email jobsclub@harleston-norfolk.org.uk

November 2017

Harleston Flower Club

Thursday 2nd November 2017

Harleston Flower Club - held at Wortwell Community Centre - Starts 2pm

For information contact Jenni Baker - 01986 782377

Event -   Members  "Have-a-go"

Harleston Flower Club

Thursday 2nd November 2017

Harleston Flower Club - held at Wortwell Community Centre - Starts 1.30 - 4pm

For information contact Jenni Baker - 01986 782377

Workshop  -  Wreath making

 



Harleston Camera Club

Monday 6th November 2017

Camera Club meet i the Studio Rooms, Archbishoip Sancroft High School, IP20 9DD

Times are 7.15pm till 9,15pm. Doors open at 7pm with a break for refreshments

Schedule of events will be updated throughout the year and can be found on the Harleston Camera club website and facebook

Ladies Evening Group

Wednesday 15th November 2017

Evening Group meets every third Wednesday in the month at 7.30pm at the Methodist Church Hall, Harleston.

Unless otherwise stated. All Ladies very welcome  come and join us.

President :- Mrs Beryl Phillips. 01379 852859

Event :- Annual Dinner  - T.B.A

U3A - Sally Dearman-Cummings 'Women Can Fly'

Wednesday 15th November 2017

From following in her brother's footsteps jumping from the landing window to out of perfectly serviceable aeroplanes, Sally saw the light and became a pilot, first civil and later military.
In this talk she shares what led her to becoming the first woman through the RAF's fast-jet flying training.

Harleston Camera Club

Monday 20th November 2017

Camera Club meet i the Studio Rooms, Archbishoip Sancroft High School, IP20 9DD

Times are 7.15pm till 9,15pm. Doors open at 7pm with a break for refreshments

Schedule of events will be updated throughout the year and can be found on the Harleston Camera club website and facebook

Event - Annual General Meeting

Careers Advice

Thursday 23rd November 2017

9.30am - 3.30pm at the Information Centre


A professional Careers Adviser will be holding 1:1 appointments offering additional support to anyone looking for work or seeking a change of career. 


Please call Lucy Marjoram to book your  free place on 01379 851920 or email jobsclub@harleston-norfolk.org.uk

Craft Fair with refreshments

Saturday 25th November 2017

Weybread Hall Farm Barn
IP21 5TR
25th & 26th November
10am - 4pm
Homemade soup, tea, coffee, cakes, biscuits

Contact Sue 01379586434 OR sueofnunnery@btinternet.com

December 2017

Harleston Camera Club

Monday 4th December 2017

Camera Club meet i the Studio Rooms, Archbishoip Sancroft High School, IP20 9DD

Times are 7.15pm till 9,15pm. Doors open at 7pm with a break for refreshments

Schedule of events will be updated throughout the year and can be found on the Harleston Camera club website and facebook

Event - Judging for the   forth round of the Maggie Wilson photo challenge

Ladies Evening Group

Wednesday 6th December 2017

Evening Group meets every third Wednesday in the month at 7.30pm at the Methodist Church Hall, Harleston.

Unless otherwise stated. All Ladies very welcome  come and join us.

President :- Mrs Beryl Phillips. 01379 852859

Event :- "The Dentones"  - Singing Group

Harleston Flower Club

Thursday 7th December 2017

Harleston Flower Club - held at Wortwell Community Centre - Starts 2pm

For information contact Jenni Baker - 01986 782377

Event -  Mrs Adele Kent   "Christmas is coming"       Ex  "Advent ring"

Harleston Camera Club

Monday 11th December 2017

Camera Club meet i the Studio Rooms, Archbishoip Sancroft High School, IP20 9DD

Times are 7.15pm till 9,15pm. Doors open at 7pm with a break for refreshments

Schedule of events will be updated throughout the year and can be found on the Harleston Camera club website and facebook

Event - Presentation evening including judging for the Gilbert Clarke trophy for Landscapes abd the Shirley Wilson Memorial trophy for Wildlife and Nature.

U3A - Christmas social

Wednesday 13th December 2017

Xmas social

Candle lit Carol Service

Sunday 24th December 2017

St Andrews Church Weybread
IP21 5TR
6:30pm

Contact Paulda 01379852110

January 2018

Harleston Flower Club

Thursday 11th January 2018

Harleston Flower Club - held at Wortwell Community Centre - Starts 2pm

For information contact Jenni Baker - 01986 782377

Event -  AGM and Tea

U3A - Ruth Walker 'Why Ring Birds'

Wednesday 17th January 2018

Ruth Walker from the British Ornithologicial Society gives a talk describing how bird ringing started, how it has expanded and the main focus of gathering information on the survival & productivity of birds, showing how this data helps us understand more about the lives of our birds.

February 2018

U3A - Roger Kennel 'Willian Pretty & Son - A Suffolk Family and Corset Manufacturer'

Wednesday 21st February 2018

Roger Kennel tells the story of William Pretty, his son, and their part in the major Ipswich store of Footman Pretty. The associated factory was claimed to be the first of its kind in the country, producing a great range of corsets in innovative styles which were exported all over the world.

March 2018

U3A - Peter Davidson 'Ups & Downs - Barnardo's Foster Children in East Anglia 1890 - 1950'

Wednesday 21st March 2018

Peter Davidson gives a talk exploring the stories of the thousands of children boarded out with families in rural East Anglia, some of whom ended up a long way from home while others still live close to where they were brought up.

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