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EXHIBITIONS

LYNN: True’s Yard Museum:

Friday, 12 noon, launch of Royal King’s Lynn photographic exhibition, continues to Saturday, April 30, 01553 770479.

Lynn Arts Centre:

Saturday, 11am-6pm, celebration day marking the successes of the Arts Centre with displays, cinematic footage and exhibitions.

Greyfriars Art Space:

Friday and Saturday, 10am-3pm, Show Offs 2016 mixed media exhibition by students at Art & Design department of the College of West Anglia.

Lynn Museum:

Continuing, Art of the Mart, 10am-5pm, 01553 775001.

WESTACRE: Westacre Theatre gallery:

Continuing to February 28, Garlinda Birkbeck photography, open air theatre production shots.

FAMILY

LYNN: Library:

Friday, 9.30am-12, workshop introduction to family history, £5 per person, must book on 01553 772568;

Saturday, 9am-5pm, book sale, 01553 772568;

Wednesday, 10am-12, Scrabble club;

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

Gaywood Library:

Friday, 10.30am-12, initial meeting to form Friends of Gaywood Library Group, 01553 768498;

Friday, 2.30-4.30pm, Stress-free colouring session;

Monday, 10am-noon, Scrabble club;

Monday, 1.30-2.30pm, Under 5s story and rhymetime;

Tuesday, 10.30-11am, Baby bounce and rhyme time;

Thursday, 2-3.30pm, Audio book club.

DERSINGHAM: Library:

Monday, 1.30-3pm, Scrabble club;

Wednesday, 10.30am-12, Colour yourself calm;

Thursday, 10.30am-12, Knit and natter.

DOCKING: Ripper Hall:

Wednesday, 9am-1pm, weekly crafts and produce market.

DOWNHAM: Library:

Tuesday, 1-3pm, Friendship Group monthly meeting and session on road safety with free eyesight checks, £1 admission includes refreshments;

Wednesday, 1.30-3pm, Knit and Natter;

Thursday, 10.30-11.30am, Baby bounce and rhymetime

HOLKHAM: Nature Reserve:

Sunday, 10am-4pm, scrub clearance volunteering session, meet Lady Anne’s Drive, 01328 800730.

HUNSTANTON: Library:

Wednesday, 5.30-6.45pm, Harry Potter night, suitable for children 8 and over, must book on 01485 532280.

SWAFFHAM: Library:

Monday, 10am-12, getting started with emails, 01760 721513;

Wednesday, 10am-1pm, Living well, beat the winter blues.

FUNDRAISING

LYNN: North Lynn Discovery Centre:

Wednesdays, 7.30pm, bingo.

HILGAY: Good Companions:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, cash bingo.

INGOLDISTHORPE: Church Hall:

Sunday, 10am-2pm, indoor car boot sale in aid of hall funds, 01485 543484.

NARBOROUGH: Community Centre:

Friday, 7.45pm, bingo, for funds.

NORDELPH: Village Hall:

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

SANDRINGHAM: Park House:

Thursday, 7.30pm (doors open 7pm) quiz night with the Companions of Park House, £5 per person to include sandwiches and chips, teams up to six, 01553 631663.

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:

Sunday, 7.30pm, cash 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: Scout Hall:

Saturday, 7pm, charity bingo.

WEREHAM: Village Hall:

Sunday, 9am-1pm, outdoor car boot sale and cafe, £5 per table, 07961 130251;

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

MEETINGS

LYNN: True’s Yard Museum:

Thursday, 1pm, True’s Talks with Dr Paul Richards on the Victorian age of St Nicholas Chapel, free tickets must be booked on 01553 770479.

Thoresby College, South Quay, Lynn:

Thursday, 7.30pm, Lynn Civic Society lecture by Charlotte Paton on local artist Walter Dexter, members free, visitors £2.

Providence Street Community Centre:

Friday, 10am-12, Norfolk Knitters and Stitchers monthly meeting with Wool Shack open day;

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

Gaywood Library:

Thursday, 3-7pm, Free drop-in information session by Community Action Norfolk for voluntary, community and social enterprise groups, 01362 698216.

Freebridge Community Centre, North Lynn:

Monday, 7pm, annual general meeting for Lynn and District Trades Council.

Mr Bees Family Centre, St Augustine’s Centre, North Lynn:

Monday, 3.30-4.30pm, Macmillan Cancer Support group monthly meeting, 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.

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, annual general meeting, 01553 763402.

RBL Club, Tower Street:

Saturday, 12.30pm, Lynn Gunners, (ex Royal Artillery).

DERSINGHAM: Library:

Tuesday, 1-3pm, carers support group, 01603 763556.

DOWNHAM: Town Hall:

Thursday, 2-4pm, Silver Threads Club.

Conservative Club:

Monday, 7.30pm, RAFA branch meeting.

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, Carers group meeting.

GRIMSTON: Village Hall:

Friday, 7pm, Lynn Model Railway Club.

FAKENHAM: Masonic Hall:

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

METHWOLD: Social Club:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, West Norfolk Aviation Society meeting and talk by Michael Sibley on “Square Windows, The Comet Disasters”.

NORTH RUNCTON: Scout HQ:

Thursdays, 7.30pm, Lynn Amateur Radio Club.

ST GERMANS: Memorial Hall:

Wednesday, 7-9pm, carpet bowls session, 01553 617418.

SOUTH WOOTTON: Village Hall:

Wednesday, 2pm, West Norfolk Flower Club with demonstrations by David Wright of Norwich;

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 meeting (Coffee and Cake Enjoying Life Supportively) monthly meeting 01366 389281.

Community Centre:

Tuesday, 10.30am, Wellbeing carers 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.

WEST WINCH: William Burt Centre:

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

William Burt Centre:

Monday, 7.30pm, Lynn Camera Club, talk by Peter Yeo “Everything is connected” www.klcameraclub.org.uk

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

WIMBOTSHAM: Village Hall:

Sunday, 7.30pm, Earth’s Angels Spiritualist Group, with fundraising in aid of motorised wheelchair fund for Sophie Clark (8) of Wisbech, 01366 380224.

PUBS & CLUBS

CLENCHWARTON: 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:

Thursdays and Sundays, 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:

Sunday, 7.30 for 8pm start, quiz night 01945 773323.

SWAFFHAM: Conservative Club:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo.

CONCERTS & SHOWS

LYNN: Corn Exchange:

Saturday, 7.30pm, Lets Twist Again, £21.50, 01553 764864;

Sunday, 3.30pm, Norfolk Symphony Orchestra “Shakespeare Concert”, £16, £8 (100 free tickets to young concert-goers).

Arts Centre:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, opening night for West Norfolk G&S Society’s presentation of The Yeomen of the Guard, continues to Saturday 6th, box office 01553 764864; tickets £13.50, concessions £12, students and children £6.

WALKS & TOURS

LYNN: Norfolk Area Ramblers’ Association, Lynn Group (info@kingslynnramblers.org):

Saturday, 10am, Sandringham 6 miles, led by Helen, 01485 600153;

Sunday, 9am, Sandringham

16 miles, led by Bill F 01485 544579;

Tuesday, 10am, Wootton and Castle Rising brisk 5.5 miles, led by Judith 01553 670915;

Wednesday, 1.30pm, Roydon Common leisurely 3.2 miles, led by Sue and Allan 01553 670915;

Thursday, 10am, Hillington area 6 miles, led by Cliff 01485 541115.

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, Grimston 4 miles, meet opposite Low Road;

Friday, Two Mile Bottom 2 miles, meet picnic site on A134 Mundford-Thetford road;

Monday, 10am, Mundford 2/3.5 miles, meet at Mundford cricket club car park;

Monday, 10.30am, Snettisham beach 3 miles, meet at RSPB Reserve;

Tuesday, 10am, Weeting area

2.5 miles, meet at Saxon pub car park;

Wednesday, 9.30am, Ickburgh 2.2/3.5 miles, meet Desert Rats memorial car park, north of Mundford;

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

Wednesday, 2pm, Downham, meet library;

Thursday, 10.30am, Wiggenhall St Mary 3.1 miles, meet village hall;

Thursday, 11.45am, Lynn, meet Providence Street community centre;

WELLS-NEXT-SEA: Beach Cafe:

Tuesday, 10am, Holkham “walking women” monthly walk to last approximately one-and-a-half hours, 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.