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2023  Events

Our events......

Wednesday 15th March 2023, 7.30 pm

Talk by Stephen Poulter - Supernatural Norfolk - Stories of hauntings, witchcraft, devil dogs and other unexplained phenomena

March 2023 - Mah Jong taster session - date and time to be confirmed. Contact Janet 07713 858054 if you are interested in joining the session - Postponed  until April/May

Wednesday 29th March 2023, 7.30 pm           

Talk by Margaret Griffiths – Bletchley Park 1939-45 - Margaret shares tales of the Government's Code & Cypher School, during the war


Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th April 2023 (Easter weekend) 11 am - 3.00 pm
Grand Opening of a new exhibition in the Museum; including a 1930's sitting room, children's toys, domestic appliances and much more.  Also introducing the Waveney Museums Trail, and an Art Exhibition by children of year 5 from Dickleburgh Primary School.

Wednesday 26th April 2023, 7.30 pm           

Talk by Stuart Bowell – Secrets of the Seats - A closer look at Medieval Church Woodcarvings


Wednesday 17th May 2023, 7.30 pm           

Talk by Basil Abbott – Going to the Flicks - Remembering Diss Picture House    


Wednesday 7th June 2023, 7.30 pm           

Talk by Chris Brooks of Waveney River Trust - Scole Nature Trails Trust - Pocket Parks.  The River Trust volunteers work tirelessly to protect the river and its environment , including the 'pocket parks' dotted along its course.  Did you know they existed? 


Saturday 17th June 2023, 9 am – 12 noon        

Brockdish Village Garage Sale - With the base at Waveney Heritage Centre withe stalls, BBQ,tea and cake, maps and facilities, there will be further stall around the village.


Wednesday 12th July 2023, 7.30 pm 

A walk around Harleston with Gordon Lascelles - History of Harleston Walk - Discovering why it exists and finding hidden parts of the town.

Sunday 30th July 2023, 10.30 am – 2 pm                     

Summer Craft Fair - Variety of stalls, BBQ, teas and cake


Wednesday 16th August 2023, 7.30 pm               

Talk – TBA


Wednesday 13th September 2023, 7.30 pm       

Talk by Gordon Lascelles – Education in Harleston over the last 600 years, also in Brockdish and Thorpe Abbotts


Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th September 2023, 11 am – 3 pm 

Proposed Exhibition of WHC museums, TBA


Wednesday 18th October 2023, 7.30 pm 

Talk by Graham Moore – Waveney Wireless - A brief history of broadcasting in the UK, to include some interesting items from our museum


Wednesday 8th November 2023, 7.30 pm       

Talk by Gary Alderton - WW1 - Gary will show us and talk about a collection of WW1 artefacts which local people brought back


Sunday 26th November 2023,10.30 am – 2 pm       

Christmas Craft Fair - After the success of last year's Christmas Craft Fair, plans are for bigger and better this year


Wednesday 6th December 2023, 7.00 pm 

Annual General Meeting, followed by a Talk at 7.45 pm TBA - POSTPONED UNTIL 8 FEBRUARY 2024  


Call 01379 669057 (Jill) or 01379 668279 (Mary) for more information


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