Norwich 99.9 - What's On in the Norwich area
Fri 4th Sep 2015
Hawthorns Care Home, Norwich, 270 Unthank Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 2AJ
Being held in aid for the care home activities.
Sat 5th Sep 2015
Ingham Village Hall (near Stalham) NR12 9TD
Stalls include Jumble, Nearly New, Books, Bric a Brac, Gifts, Cakes, Raffle and Refreshments. Proceeds to Village Hall and Recreation Ground funds (charity No 303988).
AUTUMN FLOWER SHOW
Sat 5th Sep 2015
St Margaret’s Church Hall, Blacksmith’s Way, Old Catton, NR6 7DT
The Old Catton Horticultural and Flower Arrangement Club will be holding its Autumn Show, with many exhibits of fruit, vegetables, plants, cookery, flower arrangements and photography as well as a master Composer demo, tombola and refreshments.
The winners presentation will be followed by an auction of produce at approx. 3.30 pm. All welcome! Entry £1.
Sat 5th Sep 2015
The Lighthouse Inn, Walcott
Featuring 60s - 90s music with Bobby Graham and the Wipeout Band. Tickets £6 in advance, £7 on the door from Veronica (01692 405408) or the Lighthouse Inn.
All proceeds shared between Oesophagogastric Cancer Surgery Fund and the Norfolk Heart Trust.
THE GLITTER BALL
Sat 5th Sep 2015 - Mon 5th Oct 2015
Sprowston Manor, Norwich NR7 8RP
Raising money for Macmillan, with three course meal, live music from Ignite, a raffle, auction, and much more. Tickets £35 per head. Contact email@example.com for more information.
MUSICAL KEYS IN THE BISHOP'S GARDEN
Sun 6th Sep 2015
Bishop’s Garden, St-Martin-at-Palace Plain, NR3 1SB
Norfolk based charity Musical Keys is marking 25 years with a fundraising family fun day.
By kind permission of the Bishop of Norwich and Mrs Julie James, Musical Keys in the Bishop’s Garden includes something for everyone. Music and arts based drop-in sessions, treasure hunt and garden games, cakes and refreshments, plant sales, cake competition and performance by the Hemblington Harmony choir. The beautiful garden is one of Norwich’s hidden secrets and is only open for a small number of charity events each year.
Entry £3 per adult, children and wheelchair users free.
Fri 11th Sep 2015 - Sun 13th Sep 2015
St Peter’s Hall, South Elmham, nr Bungay, Suffolk NR35 1NQ
Friday 5pm - 10pm, Saturday 11am - 11pm, Sunday 11am - 4pm
Local micro breweries & entertainment.
Sat 12th Sep 2015 - Sun 13th Sep 2015
St Mary's Church, Mattishall Lane, North Tuddenham, NR20 3NJ
10am - 4pm both days
A charity event to raise much needed money for the beautiful Grade 1 listed church.
The festival is entitled 'Creations - a Kaleidoscope of Arts'. There will be free entry and ample free parking. Refreshments available all day, each day: light lunches, teas, coffees and of course delicious homemade cakes.
Internationally acclaimed ceramicist Ruthanne Tudball will be displaying, alongside Bridget Heriz whose glorious sculptures will include 'Great Mother', a mother and son sculpted from balsa wood and wire especially with St Mary's Church in mind.
Dereham Photographic Club will be exhibiting their members evocative work, and 4 artists - Marie Louise Bacon, Zelda Eady, Judi Graham and Jane Ironside will all be showing their varied, beautiful works within the church. Many of the artists will have items for sale, and a percentage of these sales will also be donated to our charity.
There's also a 'Grand Art Raffle' of works generously donated by the exhibitors, with first prize being a glorious watercolour 'Dreaming (Anemones)' given by an Avril Blanshard, a name synonymous with a style of vibrant, colourful, loose painting.
On Saturday 12th evening the 'West End Waiters' are performing in the church. It promises to be an evening of music and laughter with their unique blend of humour, songs and monologues.
Tickets on the door will be £7.50 which includes a glass of wine and nibbles.
COLTISHALL VILLAGE GARAGE SALE
Sun 13th Sep 2015
10am - 3pm
In aid of Coltishall & Horstead Pre School - providing early learning education for local tots
Come and visit ' base camp ' in Coltishall Village Hall where there will be a table top sale, toy sale, tea and coffee and cakes
Buy your sale trail map from the village hall and map Scouts around the village
Contact Trudy at T.C Fines and Sons for more details on 01603 737500 or 07747 663565 to book a pitch
THURLTON SCARECROW FESTIVAL
Sat 19th Sep 2015
Beginning at Thurlton Village Hall, Thurlton, NR14 6RJ
This is being organised by the Womens Institute to celebrate their group being 95 years old. At the Village Hall you will collect your map (costing £1.00) of all the scarecrows which are being displayed around the village and our adjoining village of Norton Subcourse. There will be treasure hunt, at the location of the scarecrow, there may also be an event such as a craft stall or garage sale etc organised by the household/business. Back at the village hall, there will be a raffle, tomola, craft and produce stalls together with refreshments being served.
There will also be on display village archives including minutes from the first WI Meeting held at Raveningham Hall in June 1920, photographs and displays from the last 100 years to tie in with our theme of the Festival, 100 years of Village Life. The local bell ringing society will also be giving a demonstration. There is plenty of free parking at the Village Hall, Bowls Club and Norton Chapel.
FAMILY FUN DAY
Sat 19th Sep 2015
Bowthorpe Hall (NR5 9AA) - behind the big red wall near Roys!
11am - 4pm
Archery, massages, bouncy castle and lots of other fun activities for everyone. This is the third Neesa Project Family Fun Day, which is a voluntary group aiming at providing social and educational activities for woman and children in Norwich and Norfolk.
ACLE GARAGE SALE
Sun 20th Sep 2015
9.30am - 2.30pm
Acle and Brundall Lions Club are holding their annual ‘Big Acle Garage Sale’. Residences around the village will be taking part and will be selling from their garages/gardens. Maps will be available on the day (for a small donation) from the Lions stall which will be outside the Library on Bridewell Lane, Acle.
PRIME NORFOLK BEATS
Fri 9th Oct 2015
Epic Studios, Magdalen Street
Local artists including Zara Jones, Queen Addy, Enigma, Exit Through The Gift Shop and Seany B
THE KINGS CROWN AWARD
Sat 10th Oct 2015
10 Elvis Impersonators competing for the crown
Half time raffle
In aid of Magpas Helimedix Air Ambulance
The Talk on Oak Street
Doors open 6:30pm Show starts at 7:30pm
Tickets £12 each available from The Talk and KO's Sports Diner on Hall Road
'SPIRIT IN THE EVENING'
Thu 19th Nov 2015
Broadlands Sports Club NR29 3AE
7pm - 10pm
Spiritual Residue would like to invite you to a wonderful spiritual evening raising money for 'Nelsons Journey' children's charity.
There will be 3 hours of clairvoyance, readings, palmistry and a select collection of stalls selling some of the best spiritual gifts you will ever see.