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Wildlife Family Fun Day, 26th July 2018, 12:00 to 16:00 at Holywells Park, Cliff Lane, Ipswich (20 miles)
Bring the whole family down to Holywells Park to enjoy a day immersed in nature. Whether it is learning about the parkâ??s wildlife, having fun with a bug hunt, trying out some pond dipping or doing some nature themed arts and crafts, the kids are sure to have a great day out!
This event is free for the whole family to attend, although some activities may incur a small charge.
Fire Rally, 28th July 2018 to 29th July 2018 at Bressingham Steam Museum & Gardens, Low Road, Bressingham (1.9 miles)
Fire Engines from the days of steam through to the present day will be displayed at Bressingham throughout the weekend. There will be a whole host of activities and demonstrations taking place from fire crews on both days.
Norfolk Fire Museum have helped organise this special weekend and they have arranged for a wide variety of fire engines to attend for our visitors to interact with. There will be live demonstrations from the crews and there will be plenty of opporiunitites to squirt water from a fire engine hose!
Karaoke, 28th July 2018, 21:30 at The Raven, Hening Avenue, Ipswich (21 miles)
Come and enjoy a sing-along down at your local Generous George
Fireman Samâ?¢ Visits, 29th July 2018 at Bressingham Steam Museum & Gardens, Low Road, Bressingham (1.9 miles)
Fireman Sam visits Bressingham on Sunday only!
Sketchbook Strolls, 29th July 2018, 10:00 at Stable CafÃ©, Holywells Park, Cliff Lane, Ipswich (20 miles)
We welcome all ages of any skill, no experience necessary.
A chance to:
Make new friends
Develop you drawing skills
Increase your fitness
All attendees will be given a free sketchbook and pencils, though you're more than welcome to bring your own.
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Immersion Theatre: Peter Pan, 3rd August 2018 at Suffolk Punch Centre, St Davids Lane, Hollesley, Woodbridge (22.9 miles)
Immersion Theatre invite you to soar away to Neverland as they proudly bring their trademark energy to their most magical musical to date, PETER PAN.
Get ready to think happy thoughts and fly high as the mischievous Peter embarks on an awfully big adventure, introducing the Darling children to the lost boys, the cheeky Tinkerbell, the hilarious Smee, and a ost of other exciting characters before facing the most feared villain of them all, the infamous Captain Hook!
Filled with catchy music, heaps of audience interaction, a laugh-a-minute script, and the opportunity to meet the characters after the show, this hilarious and exciting musical of the boy who never grew up promises to have every member of the family entertained throughoutâ?¦Youâ??ll be HOOOKED!
Derek Nash Quartet, 3rd August 2018Concert, 19:45 to 22:00 at St Peter's by the Waterfront, St Peters Street, Ipswich (19.4 miles)
Derek Nash, leading UK saxophonist, leader of the award-winning SAX APPEAL, co-leader of funk/groove band PROTECT THE BEAT and featured member of the JOOLS HOLLAND RHYTHM & BLUES ORCHESTRA comes to St Peter's with his quartet in August 2018.
He is renowned for his energetic, vibrant, passionate and charismatic performances on all four saxophones - from sonorous baritone to soaring soprano - and is an award-winning performer having received the John Dankworth Award and the British Jazz Award (Small Group) for Sax Appeal. He received Best Jazz CD of the Year for Young Lions, Old Tigers with the late Spike Robinson, receiving the same British Jazz Award for "Joyriding" by The Derek Nash Acoustic Quartet in 2012. He regularly appears in the British Jazz awards nominations in several categories (Alto/Tenor and Baritone) and was nominated for Jazz Musician of the Year by the Global Music Foundation.
Tickets Â£10 in advance and Â£12 on the door.
Funky Voices Charity Concert, 4th August 2018Concert, 20:00 to 21:30 at St Peter's by the Waterfront, St Peters Street, Ipswich (19.4 miles)
To help celebrate our 10th anniversary we're very pleased to welcome back Funky Voices to St Peter's in 2018.
Showcasing their recognised 'wall of sound', Funky Voices will be taking to the stage at St Peters by the Waterfront to raise money to go towards more fantastic events within Music and Arts at St Peters. Performing their versions of songs by artists known and loved such as Stevie Wonder, Spandau Ballet, Jessie J and many more, the choir promise you a night of uplifting, energetic and inspirational music for the whole family.
St Peter's is a community arts and heritage centre providing space for local organisations to hold activities, rehearsals, music and theatre productions and put on many events with local, national and international acts. The centre receives no funding and relies entirely on bookings, ticket sales and the generous support of the local community through donations.
Tickets are Â£6 for adults and free for children
Photo Workshop, 5th August 2018, 10:00 to 17:00 at Suffolk Owl Sanctuary, Pettaugh Road, Stonham Aspal, Stowmarket (11.3 miles)
Photo Workshop Days at the Suffolk Owl Sanctuary offer something special for all keen photographers - a day in the close company of owls, with an expert wildlife photographer on hand to offer tips & tricks of how to get the best from the experience
East Anglia Garden Rail Show, 11th August 2018 at Bressingham Steam Museum & Gardens, Low Road, Bressingham (1.9 miles)
Trade Stands and Layouts Including Live Steam.
Steam in Miniature Weekend, 11th August 2018 to 12th August 2018 at Bressingham Steam Museum & Gardens, Low Road, Bressingham (1.9 miles)
Bressinghamâ??s annual Steam in Miniature weekend has come around again where working scale models of steam locomotion are on show, ranging from the large and decorative engines used by fairground showmen and the travelling fairs to the more humble road rollers used to maintain the highways and by-ways. Scales range from 2Â½ inches to the foot to the larger models of approximately half the size of the originals.
Craft & Gift Fair, 11th August 2018, 10:00 to 16:00 at St Peter's by the Waterfront, St Peters Street, Ipswich (19.4 miles)
Discover handmade gifts for family and friends, cards for that special someone and children's books along with many more great items.
Entry is free and refreshments are also available from our bar.
Bury St Edmunds Farmers' Market, 12th August 2018, 10:00 to 16:00 at The Traverse, The Traverse, Bury St. Edmunds (16.5 miles)
The farmers' market is held on the second Sunday of every month (apart from January when the market is closed) on The Traverse in the centre of Bury St Edmunds where you will find a fabulous line up of the region's very best local producers, delighting shoppers with freshly baked local bread, honey, homemade pies and savouries, delicious cakes and fudge, Suffolk pork and beef, fresh fruit and vegetables, traditional puddings, vegan and gluten free products, sauces and chutneys and lots more.
Diss and District Camera Club meet at Grasmere Club, Lower Denmark Street (0.4 miles)
We meet on the first and third Tuesday of each month from September to May and the programme includes competitions, guest speakers, and external visits. Work includes both traditional and digital
The club is the place to enjoy yourself, and share good ideas with like minded people; Membership is open to anyone with an interest in photography (amateurs, enthusiasts, and professional)
If you'd like more information, you can email the club or visit thier website
Royal British Legion meet at Grassmere, Lower Denmark Street (0.4 miles)
We meet at "Grassmere" Denmark street, diss, the old conservative club on the third monday of the month, the actual club opens @ 7pm and will sell drinks to our group, the meeting is at 7.30pm in the adjoining hall, we have a speaker and the general meeting with a small break for comfort and a refill, we have an extensive social programme, i.e. five outings including a five day trip to Edinburgh taking in the Tatoo, we have quizz evenings, fish & chip suppers, and an annual BBQ, everyone is most welcome, you don't necessary of served, you can become an affiliated member, we need help to fund raise, sell poppies and keep the branch alive, PLEASE COME ALONG AND HAVE FUN WHILST HELPING OTHERS. TRICIA EDWARDS social sec., and deputy Standard Bearer.
Silver Dollar Country Music Club meet at The Park Hotel, Denmark Street (0.1 miles)
The Silver Dollar Country Music Club meets alternate Sundays for an evening of country music. We pride ourselves in providing a good mixture of country music. The Club has been going for over 30 years. Membership is available.
If you'd like more information, you can telephone John and Teresa Stannard on 01603 433918
Wilby Caterpillar Dance Club meet at Wilby Coronation Hall, Marriotts Close, Wilby, Eye (8 miles)
The Caterpillar Dance Club provides an opportunity for members to practise sequence dances, both old and new, in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Meets 7.30 Monday evenings in the Coronation Hall. New members welcome any Monday evening. Social Dance to Live Music most Saturdays 8.00 - 11.45pm
If you'd like more information, you can telephone on 01728 638357 or email the club