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EXHIBITIONS

LYNN: True’s Yard Museum:

Continues to Saturday, April 30, Royal King’s Lynn photographic exhibition, 01553 770479.

Greyfriars Art Space:

Friday, 7-9pm, preview of Printmaking exhibition by Greyfriars Art Space members, continues to April 16, Monday-Saturday 10am-4pm

Custom House:

Continuing to April 17, Baden Powell cockling boat exhibition, adults £1, children 50p, Monday to Saturday 10am-4.30pm, Sunday noon-4.30pm.

Lynn Town Hall:

Continuing, Stories of Lynn exhibition, open daily 10am-4.30pm, £5, £3.50 (child/conc), £13.50 family.

Lynn Museum:

Continuing, Art of the Mart, 10am-5pm, 0553 775001.

NORTH CREAKE: Creake Abbey Café:

Continuing to June 6, Sarah Caswell new series of floral paintings.

SWAFFHAM: Museum:

Continuing, RAF Marham centenary year, Monday-Friday 10am-4pm, Saturday 10am-1pm, 01760 721230.

THORNHAM: Village Hall:

Continuing to Sunday, 10am-5pm, West Norfolk Artists’ Association spring exhibition Coast II, free admission, 01485 520590.

WESTACRE: Westacre Theatre gallery:

Continuing to Sunday, John Hughes art workshops showcase mixed media.

FAMILY

LYNN: Library:

Friday, 10.30-11.30am, “Read and Rabbit” fun book group;

Friday, 2-5pm, Job help free drop-in session, 01553 772568;

Friday, 6-7pm, Practise your English conversation, 01553 761393;

Saturday, 9am-4.30pm, Book sale;

Monday, 10.30-11.30am, Big read event – celebrate 400 years of Shakespeare by sharing together The Bard’s plays and poetry;

Wednesday, 10am-12, Scrabble club;

Thursday, 10-10.30am Baby bounce and rhyme time.

Gaywood Library:

Friday, 2.30-4.30p, Stree free colouring session;

Monday, 10am-12, Scrabble club;

Thursday, 2-3.30pm, Audio book group for the blind, 01603 629558;

Natural Therapy Centre, Nelson Street:

Thursday, 6.30-7.30pm, continuing Meditation and Mindfulness six-week course 01553 777133.

BURNHAM MARKET: Sussex Farm:

Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9am, Burnham Market Horse Trials.

DERSINGHAM: Library:

Monday, 1.30-3pm, Scrabble club;

Tuesday, 1-3pm, Peer support group for carers;

Wednesday, 10.30am-12, Colour yourself calm, 01485 540181;

Thursday, 2-4pm, Tablet helpdesk, booking essential on 01485 540181.

DOCKING: Ripper Hall:

Wednesday, 9am-1pm, craft and produce market.

DOWNHAM: Library:

Tuesday, 1-3pm, Friendship Group session, £1 includes refreshments, local history talk, must book on 01366 383073;

Wednesday, 10.30-11.30am, Big read event – celebrate 400 years of Shakespeare by sharing together his plays and poetry;

Wednesday, 1.30-3pm, Knit and Natter group.

HUNSTANTON: Library:

Monday, 10.30am-12, “The crazy world of Tom Gates”, doodle a monster, design a band T-shirt (not suitable for under 7s), tickets £3 per person must be booked in advance on 01485 532280.

MARHAM: Sandringham Centre:

Thursday, 12-5pm, food and craft market.

FUNDRAISING

LYNN: Morley House, Goodwins Road:

Friday, 10am-12, Easter coffee morning with Easter Egg and Bunny Hunt, crafts, plants etc, 01553 772157.

North Lynn Discovery Centre:

Wednesdays, 7.30pm, bingo.

St Raphael Club, Parkway, Gaywood:

Saturday, 10.30am, jumble sale, in aid of club funds.

BRANCASTER STAITHE: Village Hall:

Saturday, 10am-3pm, table top sale in aid of local charity A Change of Scene for Children, £7.50 per table, free entry, refreshments available, 01485 211076.

DENVER: Village Hall:

Friday, 7.30pm, bingo, in aid of hall funds,

FINCHAM: Memorial Hall:

Friday, 7.30pm, quiz night, teams up to six, £2 per person, bring your own refreshments.

FLITCHAM: Community Centre:

Monday, 7.30pm, bingo in aid of Good Companions funds, 01485 544358.

HEACHAM: Old Friends Hall:

Friday, 9.30am-12, coffee morning with home-made cakes, tombola, raffle etc in aid of Nelson’s Journey which supports bereaved children.

HILGAY: Good Companions:

Saturday, 9.30-11.30am, Coffee morning for club funds;

Tuesday, 7.30pm, cash bingo.

HILLINGTON: Norfolk Hospice Tapping House:

Saturday, 10am-1pm, Spring fair for hospice funds, 01485 601701.

NARBOROUGH: Community Centre:

Friday, 7.45pm, bingo, for funds.

NORDELPH: Village Hall:

Friday, 7pm, bingo, in aid of hall funds, Daphne: 01366 324213.

NORTH WOOTTON: House on the Green:

Sunday, 10am-1pm, Car boot sale in aid of King’s Lynn Phoenix youth project, cars £6, vans/trailers/trucks £8.

ST GERMANS: Memorial Hall:

Friday, 7.30pm, bingo, in aid of Sunshine Club funds, 01553 617550.

SNETTISHAM: Memorial Hall:

Friday, 7.30pm, bingo, in aid of hall funds.

The Paddocks:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, charity bingo.

Salvation Army Centre, Alma Road:

Thursday, 10am-noon, Salvation Army coffee morning and stalls.

STOKE FERRY: Village Hall:

Friday, 7.30pm, cash/prize bingo in aid of hall funds.

STOW BRIDGE: Village Hall:

Monday, 7.30pm bingo, in aid of hall funds.

SWAFFHAM: Assembly Rooms:

Fridays, 9am-2pm, indoor market, free entry, 01760 725499, in conjunction with Iceni Partnership to raise funds for town events.

TERRINGTON ST JOHN: St John’s Church:

Friday, 7.30pm, Concert by Kevin Barry, 60s and country music, tickets at the church or 01945 880811/880866.

Methodist Church Hall:

Saturday, 9.30-11.30am, coffee morning with stalls, raffle etc, proceeds for church funds, 01945 881026.

Scout Hall:

Saturday, 7pm, charity bingo.

WEREHAM: Village Hall:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo, in aid of hall funds, 01366 500218.

WEST DEREHAM: Village Hall:

Monday, 7.30pm, Casserole supper night, £5 per person.

MEETINGS

LYNN: Marriott’s Warehouse:

Sunday, 3-4pm, “Pleasant Sunday Afternoons” lecture A Short History of Castle Rising, by Fred Cooke, no booking and no admission charge.

Thoresby College:

Thursday, 7.30pm, Lynn Civic society lecture on the Archaeology of St Nicholas’ Chapel by Giles Emery, visitors £2.

Royal British Legion Club:

Monday, 7.30pm, Illustrated talk King’s Lynn Horticultural Society history revisited, by Kelvin Fairweather.

St Augustine’s Centre:

Monday, 3.30-4.30pm, Macmillan Cancer Support group, 01553 692797.

Reffley Community Centre:

Friday, 1.30-4.30pm, Pro-Active Care Support activity and social group, 01553 816519;

Wednesday, 10am-noon, Reffley Art Group, all welcome.

Ouse Sailing Club, Ferry Lane:

Wednesday, 8.30pm, Renaissance Singles social club.

Providence Street Community Centre:

Friday, 10am-12, West Norfolk Knitters and Stitchers, first birthday celebration at the Wool Shack;

Wednesday, 7-9pm, Fenland Ukeleles (Flukes) group.

12th Scout Hut, Beulah Street:

Sunday, 1-6pm, King’s Lynn Roleplay and Wargames Club, 07704 161890.

Red Cross Hall, Austin Fields:

Monday, 7.30-9.30pm, Diabetes UK, Lynn and District Voluntary Group and talk on Growing up in Germany, 01553 763402.

DOWNHAM: Conservative Club:

Monday, 7.30pm, Royal Air Forces Association mothly meeting.

Town Hall:

Thursday, 2-4pm, Silver Threads Club.

Downham Methodist Church Hall:

Tuesday, 7.30pm Downham Singers, all welcome;

Thursday, 7.30pm, Singers Inspired Capella Choir, all welcome.

Sovereign Centre, Trafalgar Industrial Estate:

Friday, 10.30am-12.30pm, Downham Carers’ Group.

FAKENHAM: Masonic Hall:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, Fakenham and District Flower Club, £2, £5 non-members, 01328 851733 or 01328 700421.

GRIMSTON: Village Hall:

Friday, 7pm, Lynn Model Railway Club.

HILLINGTON: Ffolks Arms:

Friday, 12.30pm, Young at heart carers group.

HUNSTANTON: St Edmund’s Church Hall:

Saturday, 11am-1pm, CALM support group for people with dementia and their carers.

Town Hall:

Wednesday, 10am-4pm, one-day creative writing course with Sue Burge, £16, 01485 533367.

METHWOLD: Social Club:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, West Norfolk Aviation Society monthly meeting.

NORTH RUNCTON: Scout HQ:

Thursday, 7.30pm, Lynn Amateur Radio Club.

SNETTISHAM: Memorial Hall:

Saturday, 8-10.30pm, Torc Sequence Dance Club, members £2.50, non-members £3;

Thursday, Torc Sequence Dance Club, members £2, non-members £2.50.

SOUTH WOOTTON: Village Hall:

Wednesday, 2pm, West Norfolk Flower Club;

Wednesday, 7.30pm, Lynn & District Sugarcraft Club, new members welcome, visitors £4.50, Lilian: 01485 571496.

STOW BRIDGE: Village Hall:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, Jive survivors dance group, 01553 617392.

SWAFFHAM: Green Britain Centre:

Monday, 2-3.30pm, Cacels group (Coffee and Cake Enjoying Life Supportively) no need to book.

Community Centre:

Sunday, 6.30pm, Spiritual Awareness Group with Wendy Thompson;

Tuesday, 10.30am, Swaffham Wellbeing group.

TERRINGTON ST CLEMENT: King William:

Wednesday, 8pm, west Norfolk Motor cycle Action Group.

TILNEY ALL SAINTS: Coach & Horses:

Thursday, 8pm, King’s Lynn Kruisers, classic, custom and American vehicle enthusiasts.

TILNEY ST LAWRENCE: Village Hall:

Sunday, 7.30-10.30pm, Jive survivors dance group, 01553 617392.

WEST WINCH: William Burt Centre:

Monday, 7.30pm, Lynn Camera Club, “Beside the Seaside” talk by Ann Miles, www.klcameraclub.org.uk

Tuesday 2-4pm, New-Lynn Dance Club, admission £3, 01553 760632.

PUBS & CLUBS

LYNN: Woolpack:

Sunday, 7.30pm, Poker night.

CLENCHWARTON: The Victory Inn:

Wednesday, 8pm, quiz night, maximum team of four, £1.25 per person, in aid of Mayor’s Charity, 01553 775668.

DERSINGHAM: Coach and Horses:

Thursday, quiz night, cash prize, 01485 540391.

DOWNHAM CLUB, Paradise Road:

Thursday and Sunday, 7.30pm, bingo, 01366 382246.

HEACHAM: Fox & Hounds:

Thursday, 9.30pm, quiz night, 01485 570345.

HUNSTANTON: Waterside Bar:

Thursday, 9pm, quiz night, free, 01485 535810.

INGOLDISTHORPE: Sports and Social Club:

Saturday, 7.30 for 8pm, Bingo, 01945 773323.

SUTTON BRIDGE: Riverside:

Monday, 7pm, Bikers’ night 07711 212736.

SWAFFHAM: Conservative Club:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo.

WALKS & TOURS

LYNN: Norfolk Area Ramblers’

Association, Lynn Group (info@kingslynnramblers.org):

Saturday, 10am, Oxborough 5.5 miles, led by Maureen and Roy, 01553 278569;

Sunday, 10.30am, Castle Rising 8 miles, led by John R 01485 543844;

Tuesday, 10am, Little Barningham brisk 6.5 miles, led by Bill C 01328 711937;

Thursday, 10am, Narborough 5.5 miles led by Alan B 01760 444033.

FIT TOGETHER WALKS:

West Norfolk and Breckland areas:

West Norfolk contact is Jackie Squires on 01553 616279; Breckland contact is Stephanie Middleton on 07771 618 565.

Friday, 10.30am, Reffley 2.5 miles, meet Reffley Community Hall;

Sunday, 10am, Ashill 2.4 or 3.4 miles, meet Community Centre;

Monday, 10.30am, Hunstanton 3.5 miles, meet Lighthouse Close;

Tuesday, 10am, Weeting 1.3 or 2 miles, meet Saxon pub;

Wednesday, 9.30am, Sporle 4.4 miles, meet McDonald’s overflow car park;

Wednesday, 10.30am, Lynn Walks, meet main gate London Road;

Wednesday, 2pm, Downham, meet Leisure Centre;

Thursday 10.10am, Ashill, 2.4 or 3.4 miles, meet Community Centre;

Thursday, 10.30am, Stoke Ferry, meet Bluebell pub.

HOLKHAM: Holkham Park:

Tuesday, 10am, walking women, free, call 07825 290703.

TWALK, Denver and Downham walk and talk group:

Walks start at 10am. Contact Ken: 01366 382310.

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, meet outside Denver Village Hall;

Wednesday and Friday, meet outside Downham Library.

THEATRES & SHOWS

LYNN: Corn Exchange:

Friday, 7.30pm, KL.FM’s “Nothing but the 90s”, £11, 01553 764864;

Saturday, 7.30pm, The Magic of the Bee Gees, £21.

WATLINGTON: Village Hall:

Tuesday, 2.30pm, Rumpelstiltskin puppet fun, advance tickets £4 adult, £3 child/conc, £12 family, box office 01553 810732; tickets on the door £5 adult, £4 child/conc, £16 family.

WESTACRE: Westacre Theatre:

Saturday, 7pm, Westacre Theatre’s Young people present The Musicians, also Sunday at 5pm and 7pm, tickets £8 (£5 under 21s) 01760 755800.