ALL MEETINGS ARE HELD IN THE WATTON CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY CENTRE, HIGH STREET, WATTON AT 7.45 PM UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED
19 December 2018
Chanter’s Jigge will give us their Christmas performance, instruments and readings with focus on Christmas past. Website www.chantersjigge.co.uk.
Mulled wine and mince pies will be served. The cost for this meeting will be £6 for members and £8 for non-members.
Wednesday, 16th January
Evening visit to Watton Museum. 7.30 pm. at the Museum. Members only.
Wednesday, 20th February
Georgette Vale – she will become Harriet Martineau, ‘The Little Deaf Woman from Norwich’. Journalist, Abolitionist, Novelist and much more.
Wednesday, 20th March
Brenda Willison – Lady Town Crier.
Wednesday, 17th April
Shaun Jeffery – The Burston Strike School – the longest school strike in English history and how villagers rebelled when teachers were sacked.
Wednesday, 15th May
Genista Davidson – Art Deco- An Iconic Era,
Wednesday, 19th June
Visit to Dale Farm. Sandy Lane, Dereham, NR19 2EA. Please arrive by 2pm. We shall have a tour then tea and cakes at about 3pm. The cost for this tour is £7.50 per person payable on the day. Open to members only in the first instance. If you are not a member and would like to go please phone 01953 882613.
Wednesday, 17th July
Thursford Collection for lunch and back stage tour plus access to museum. Members only in the fist instance. If you are not a member and would like to go please phone 01953 882613.
No meeting in August.
Wednesday, 18th September
We hope to have a speaker from the Norfolk Wildlife Trust to tell us about the Breckland area, what does ‘Breckland’ mean, where the reserves are and what you can see. Update to follow.
Wednesday, 16th October
AGM. Norfolk and Norwich Association for the Blind.
Wednesday, 20th November.
Colin Hawgood – Saw Sharpener and more and for a charge you can bring your items for sharpening. Demo, talk on his history and anecdotes.
Wednesday, 18th December.
Bryan Thurlow – Music Hall Memories (Bryan did a recent talk on Being an Evacuee which was most interesting and entertaining).
The next quiz is on Friday, 18th October, 2019, 7.30 pm at the Queens Hall. If you would like to enter a team please phone 01953 882613.
The 2020 Programme
The 2020 Programme will be issued in October 2019 at the Annual General Meeting.