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  • Drawing and Sketching at Leventhorpe

    Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 4:30pm to Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 6:30pm

    Starting on Tuesday 2nd October until 27th November from 4.30 - 6.30pm for a eight week course for adults.   Based at Leventhorpe School, Cambridge Road, Sawbridgeworth, Herts, CM21 9BY

    Fee £104 includs all materials and paper. 

    An eight week course encompassing different approaches to drawing and suitable for all abilities. Through observational drawing, students will explore aspects of drawing including proportion and composition, through line, tonal and colour studies using a variety of media.

    For more information or booking call 01279 603 105 or email jj@leventhorpe.net or www.leventhorpe,net

     

  • Saffron Walden Museum Collections Re-crafted

    Saturday, October 6, 2018 - 10:00am to Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 4:30pm

    Saffron Walden Museum presents a display of 40 textile Artworks by 30 artists, inspired by Saffron Walden and the museum's outstanding collection by the Eastern Region Textile Forum.   

    Opening times: March to October 10am- 5pm November -February 10am-4.30pm Tuesdays - Saturdays.  Sunday and Bank Holidays 2-5pm March to October and 2pm - 4.30pm in November to February.

    Entrance fee: £2.50 children under 18 free Concessions £1.25 Annual tickets are available too.

    Venue: 
    Saffron Museum, Museum Street, Saffron Walden, Essex CB10 1JL
  • Cambridge Living History Market

    Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 10:00am to Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 4:00pm

    Cambridge Living History Market for history enthusiasts by history enthusiasts!! Come and visit Cambridge History Market for a full day of entertainment and shopping for the whole family. At Wood Green Animal Shelter, London Road, Godmanchester, Cambs PE29 2NH .  More than 50 historic traders offering goods for museums, re-enactors, the film industry and history enthusiasts. Gladiator fights, full contact Knights tournaments (HEMA), Storyteller, Devilstick Pete, best dressed hisorical figure competition. Opening times 10am -5pm Saturday and 10am - 4pm Sunday.  Admissions Adults £2 children free contact info@historiaoriginata.co.uk 

    Venue: 
    Wood Green Animal Shelter, London Road, Godmanchester, Cambs, PE29 2NH
  • Lowewood Museum - 200 years of St Catherine's School

    Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 10:00am to Saturday, January 19, 2019 - 5:00pm

    Lowewood Museum presents; 200 years of St Catherine's School in Hoddesdon, starting from 20th October 2018 - 19th January 2019. To celebrate 200 years of St Catherine's School and step back in time with our interactive Victorian classroom.

    The Museum opening hours are: Wednesday - Friday 10am - 4pm and Saturday 10am -5pm

    Lowewood Museum High Street, Hoddesdon, Herts EN11 8BH contact 01992 445596 for more information.

    Venue: 
    Lowewood Museum, High Street, Hoddesdon, Herts, EN11 8BH
  • Grove Cottage Volunteer Recruitment Morning

    Saturday, October 20, 2018 -
    10:30am to 1:00pm

    On Saturday 20th October 2018 at The Charis Centre, Water Lane, Bishop's Stortford, Herts CM23 2JZ  starting at 10.30am  for refreshments and at 11.00 am a presentation on why volunteer for Grove Cottage.  
    Find out how Grove Cottage supports local people with learning disabilities. their families and their carers.  Have a opportunity to ask about our current volunteer opportunities.  And how you can make a difference!

     

     

    Venue: 
    The Charis Centre, Water Lane, Bishop's Stortford, Herts CM23 2JZ
  • Fire walk for Isabel Hopsice

    Saturday, October 20, 2018 -
    6:30pm to 10:00pm

    At Sherrardswood School, Lockleys, Welwyn, on Saturday 20th October from 6.30pm. Why not try something unusual!!  Want to do something once in a lifetime or maybe you want to go again!  This event is huge fun for everyone and don't worry you will be given training and support!  There is a bar, music and food available on the night for you and your friends.  Tickets cost £30 and we are asking all participants to raise at least £70 in sponsorship.  

    Contact Olivia on 01707 382 535

    Venue: 
    Sherrardswood School, Lockleys, Welwyn, Herts, Al6 0BJ
  • Barn Dance for Isabel Hospice

    Saturday, October 20, 2018 -
    7:30pm to 10:45pm

    On Saturday 20th October at Welwyn Garden City United Reform Church Isabel Hospice presents a Folk Dance. Tickets cost £8 with light refreshments included! Admission by ticket only and tickets must be brought in advance!  

    Please call 01707 320 299 or 01438 817785 for more information.

    Venue: 
    Welwyn Garden City United Reform Church, Church Road,Welwyn Garden City. Herts AL8 6PS
  • Isabel Hospice- Organ and Trumpet.

    Saturday, October 20, 2018 -
    7:45pm to 11:00pm

    On Saturday 20th October at All Saints Church, Hertford, a superb concert in aid of Isabel Hospice in the presence of the Lord's Lieutentant of Hertfordshire!  Featuring the King's Men, The Choral Scholars from Kings College Chapel Cambridge, Michael Smith - organ and with special guest Crispian Steel-Perkins Trumpet. Tickets cost £25.00 and concessions cost £18

    To get tickets call, 07860 116 202 or 01920 464117 or email Isabel Hospice 

    Venue: 
    All Saints Church, Hertford, Herts SG13 8AY
  • Saffron Walden Museum - Half Term Fun

    Wednesday, October 24, 2018 -
    10:30am to 3:30pm

    On Wednesday 24th October why not bring the family down to the museum and as part of our current exhibition on Re-crafting, we are making up-cycled bottle top badges. £1.50 per session over 3's and each session last half an hour.  from 10.30- 12.30 and 1.30pm - 3.30pm. Tickets can be brought in advance or on the day (cash only).  Usual entrance fees apply.

     

     

    Venue: 
    Saffron Walden Museum, Museum Street, Saffron Walden, Essex CB10 1JL
  • Saffron Walden Museum - Half Term Fun

    Thursday, October 25, 2018 -
    10:30am to 3:30pm

    On Thursday 25th October as part of our up-cycling exhibition why not come down during the half term with the family and make a Upcycled Keyring.  Fee £1.50 and children must be of 3 years of age and above.  Usual entrance fee applies.  Sessions run for half an hour and run from 10.30am until 3.30pm  

    Venue: 
    Saffron Walden Museum, Museum Street, Saffron Walden, Essex CB10 1JL
  • Saffron Walden Museum - Half Term Fun

    Friday, October 26, 2018 -
    4:30pm to 7:30pm

    On Friday 26th October come and see the Museum by torch light!  See the creepie crawlie display and complete the spooky trail, why not dress up too!  Normal fees apply.

    Venue: 
    Saffron Walden Museum, Museum Street, Saffron Walden, Essex CB10 1JL
  • Richard Whittington School - Flock Comedy Night

    Friday, October 26, 2018 -
    8:00pm to 11:00pm

    On Friday 26th October 8pm, Flock Comedy presents an evening of fun for adults as the Flock comedy group, comes to Bishop's Stortford. 

    It's the first time this outstanding Cotswold Comedy group have come to Bishop's Stortford to help with a school fundraiser. So why not come along to help a local school and have an enjoyable evenings entertainment too!

    Tickets are avilable from the Richard Whittington School directly or via the Flock Comedy website www.flockcomedy.com and are £15 each.

     

    Venue: 
    Richard Whittington School. Thornbera Road, Bishop's Stortford, Herts, CM22 3NP
  • St Michael's Church Coffee Morning

    Saturday, October 27, 2018 -
    10:00am to 12:00pm

    On Saturday 27th October 10am - 12 noon at Windhill Churches Centre,  coffee, cake, books and more!  

    Venue: 
    St Michael's Church, Windhill, Bishop's Stortford, Herts
  • The Gibberd Garden - Autumn Colour Day

    Sunday, October 28, 2018 -
    11:30am to 4:00pm

    On Sunday 28th October from 11.30am - 4pm.  Come along and enjoy the beautiful autumn colours in this stunning garden. Soup served until 2.30pm along with our usual refreshments and afternoon tea. 

    We are looking for volunteers in our Barn Tea Room, the shop and the Gibberd Rooms. If you are looking to help out please contact Ann by email, enquiries@thegibberdgarden,co.uk

    Venue: 
    The Gibberd Garden, Marsh Lane, Harlow, Essex, CM17 0NA

October 2018