WOW24/7 Leisure Listings: Friday, March 11th

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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:

To Saturday, Changing Vista by local artist Lorraine Bewick.

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.

WESTACRE:

Westacre Theatre gallery:

Continuing to April 3, John Hughes art workshops showcase mixed media.

FAMILY

LYNN: Library:

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

Friday, 5-8pm, mega sale weekend of DVDs, CDs and games, 01553 772568;

Saturday, 9am-4.30pm, Book sale plus mega sale weekend of DVDs, CDs and games, 01553 772568;

Monday, 10-11am, Football Focus;

Tuesday, 10am-12, Knit and natter;

Tuesday, 10am-12, Beginners’ internet session (second part of free course);

Tuesday, 1-2.30pm, Energy advice drop-in session;

Wednesday, 10am-12, Scrabble club;

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

Thursday, 10am-12, Local History Club.

Gaywood Library:

Friday, 2pm, Friends of Gaywood Library Group meeting;

Friday, 2.30-4.30pm, Stress-free colouring sessions, 01553 768498;

Monday, 10am-12, Scrabble club;

Tuesday, 10.30-11.30am, Baby bounce and rhyme time;

Wednesday, 9.30-11.30am, Get to know your sewing machine course continues;

Thursday, 4-5pm, Young people’s reading group.

Christian Fellowship, Wellesley Street:

Friday, 6-7.30pm, messy church with fun, games, activities etc, £1.50, 01553 766333.

Duke’s Head Hotel:

Saturday, 11am-4pm, Mystic, holistic and artistic festival, free entry, 01406 259167.

Pedlars Hall Cafe

Thursday, 7.30pm, St Patrick’s night celebrations, tickets £3, 01553 340897.

Knights Hill:

Continuing to March 13, Circus Mondao; call 07722 791 777 for more info on tickets and performances or visit www.circusmondao.co.uk

DERSINGHAM: Library:

Monday, 1.30-3pm, Scrabble Club;

Monday, 6-7pm, Crime book club, 01485 540181;

Wednesday, 2-4pm, Introduction to word processing, £5 must book on 01485 540181;

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

DOCKING: Ripper Hall:

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

DOWNHAM: Library:

Tuesday, 1-3pm, Scrabble Club;

Tuesday, 3-4pm, Reading group;

Wednesday 1.30-3pm, Knit and natter;

Wednesday, 10am-12, Online basics (second week) booking essential;

Thursday, 10.30-11.30am, Baby bounce and rhyme time.

HUNSTANTON: Library:

Monday, 10.30am-12, Colour yourself calm;

Monday, 2-4pm, Introduction to Excel, tickets £5 must book on 01485 532280.

SWAFFHAM: Library:

Friday, 10.15-11am Baby bounce and rhyme time.

WEST WINCH: Primary School:

Saturday, 2-4pm, messy church, children accompanied by an adult welcome for stories, songs, crafts and tea, 01553 840344.

FUNDRAISING

LYNN: King Edward VII Academy:

Sunday, 10am-2pm, Spring craft and gift fair, in aid of the music and drama departments, 50p entry.

North Lynn Discovery Centre,

Columbia Way:

Wednesdays, 7.30pm, bingo.

BARROWAY DROVE: Village Hall:

Saturday, 7.30pm, Bingo in aid of hall funds, 01366 324207.

DERSINGHAM: Methodist church hall:

Saturday, 10am, Jumble sale in aid of the Earth Workers Cooperative, 20p entrance, refreshments and tombola, 07804 885010.

FAKENHAM: Community Centre:

Saturday, 7.30pm, Quiz night, teams of 4 (£12 per team) in aid of Fadlos;

Sunday, 11am-1pm, Jumble sale in aid of Fadlos funds.

FINCHAM: Memorial Hall:

Sunday, 10am-12, Jumble sale in aid of hall funds, 20p admission, 01366 347305.

HILGAY: Good Companions:

Tuesdays, 7.30pm, cash bingo.

HILLINGTON: Ffolkes Arms:

Friday, 7.30pm, bingo in aid of East Anglian Air Ambulance funds, 01485 600868.

METHWOLD: Social Club:

Wednesday, bingo 7.30pm, 077706 13880/078180 74683.

NARBOROUGH: Community Centre:

Friday, 7.45pm, bingo, for funds.

NORDELPH: Village Hall:

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

ST GERMANS: Memorial Hall:

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

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 playing field funds;

Sunday, 7.30pm, cash bingo in aid of

village hall funds.

SWAFFHAM: Assembly Rooms:

Friday, 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.

TILNEY ST LAWRENCE: Village Hall:

Thursday, 7.15pm, Bingo in aid of 3rd Marshland Scouts, 01945 880718.

WATLINGTON: Village Hall:

Saturday, 7.30pm, quiz night in aid of hall funds, teams of 4 to 8, entry £5 on door including light refreshments, bring your own drink, 01553 810584/810732.

WEREHAM: Village Hall:

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

WEST DEREHAM: Village Hall:

Saturday, 7.30pm eyes down for prize bingo, 07833 192629.

MEETINGS

LYNN: Professional Development Centre, Kilhams Way:

Friday, 10am, U3A meeting and talk by Christine Adams on “Female on the Footplate” new members welcome, 01553 841596.

True’s Yard Museum:

Thursday, 1pm, True’s Talks with Chris Pope-Marsh on West Norfolk aviation since 1945, free entry but must book on 01553 770479.

Conservative Club, Gayton

Road, Gaywood:

Saturday, 11.15am, Old Coldstreamers’ Association, also past and present members of Brigade of Guards, 01366 387003.

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:

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

12th Scout Hut, Beulah Street:

Friday, 7.15pm, King’s Lynn Philatelic

Society, 01485 544743;

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

BRANCASTER STAITHE:

Village Hall:

Tuesday, 7.30pm, Brancaster Camera Club meeting and talk by world-famous author and wildlife photographer David Tipling, entry £5 to include refreshments, 01553 674725.

DOWNHAM: Methodist Church Hall:

Tuesdays, 7.30pm Downham Singers, all welcome;

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

Town Hall:

Thursday, 2-4pm, Silver Threads Club.

Sovereign Centre, Trafalgar Industrial Estate:

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

GRIMSTON: Village Hall:

Fridays, 7pm, Lynn Model Railway Club.

HUNSTANTON: Town Hall basement:

Wednesday, 10.30am, HDFA poetry morning, “Mad March and Nature”, £2.50 to include tea/coffee and cake, 01485 533933.

NORTH RUNCTON: Scout HQ:

Thursday, 7.30pm, Lynn Amateur Radio Club.

ST GERMANS: Memorial Hall:

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

SOUTH WOOTTON:

Village Hall:

Sunday, 2.30pm, West Norfolk National Trust Association meeting with illustrated talk by Shelagh Ashe on Gleanings from Gertrude Jekyll, entry £4.

STOKE FERRY: All Saints’ Academy:

Thursday, 10.30am, coffee morning;

Thursday, 12, lunch club, £4, must be booked Tuesday before on 01366 500704.

STOW BRIDGE: Village Hall:

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

SWAFFHAM: Community Centre:

Tuesday, 10am, Wellbeing carers group.

TERRINGTON ST CLEMENT: King William:

Wednesday, 8pm, West Norfolk Motorcycle 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, open image improvement discussion

www.klcameraclub.org.uk

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

WIMBOTSHAM: Village Hall:

Sunday, 7.30pm, scheduled meeting of Earth’s Angels Spiritual Group with Tara Rice cancelled due to illness.

WALKS & TOURS

LYNN: Norfolk Area Ramblers’

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

Saturday, 10am, Holkham and Wells 6 miles, led by Jan and Deri 01553 840651;

Sunday, 10am, Hunstanton coast and country 13 miles, led by Gerald 01485 532987;

Tuesday, 10am, Brancaster brisk 7 miles, led by Gerald 01485 532987;

Wednesday, 1.30pm, West Dereham leisurely 3.5 miles led by Hazel and John 01366 385772;

Thursday, 10am, Pott Row 4 miles, led by Carol and Ray 01328 838822.

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, West Acre 2.8 miles, meet at the church;

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

Monday, 10.30am, Burnham Overy Staithe 4 miles, meet harbour car park;

Tuesday 10am, Weeting 3 miles, meet Saxon pub;

Tuesday, 10.10am, Saham Toney 4 miles, meet community centre;

Wednesday 9.30am, Swaffham 3.21 miles, meet Buttercross car park;

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

Wednesday 2pm, Hilgay 2.8 miles, meet East End Road and Bridge Street junction;

Thursday, 10.30am, Shouldham Warren, meet picnic site.

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.

PUBS & CLUBS

LYNN: Rathskeller:

Wednesday, 8pm, quiz night £1 per person, teams up to 6, half proceeds to King’s Lynn Special Care Baby Unit, 01553 773713.

Woolpack:

Sunday, 7.30pm, poker night.

DERSINGHAM: Coach and Horses:

Thursday, quiz night, cash prize, 01485 540391.

DOWNHAM: Cock Inn:

Monday, 8pm, Poetry night.

Downham Club, Paradise Road:

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

EAST WINCH: Carpenters Arms:

Thursday, 8pm, Quiz night in aid of Blossoms Rescue Centre at Beccles

HEACHAM: Fox & Hounds:

Thursday, 9.30pm, quiz night, 01485 570345.

HUNSTANTON: United Services Club:

Friday, 8pm, quiz night, £2 entry plus food 01485 535348.

Waterside Bar:

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

SWAFFHAM: Conservative Club:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, bingo.

TILNEY ALL SAINTS: Coach and Horses:

Monday, 7.30pm, Charity quiz night, maximum 5 per team, £5 entry includes basket meal.

WEST WINCH: William Burt Social Club:

Thursday, 8.30pm, St Patrick’s Night celebration Irish music and comedy with Green Velvet, guests £2.

THEATRES & SHOWS

LYNN: Arts Centre:

Thursday, 7.30pm, King’s Lynn Players present The Graduate, £10 (continues Friday and Saturday), 01553 764864.

Corn Exchange:

Saturday, 7.30pm, The Illegal Eagles, £24 concs £23, 01553 764864;

Tuesday, 7.30pm, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, continues to Saturday 19th, call 01553 764864 for tickets and performances.

Town Hall:

Friday, 7.30pm, King’s Lynn Fiction Festival opens, continues Saturday and Sunday, www.lynnlitfests.com or call 01553 691661 for ticket details.

Wednesday, 7.30pm, King’s Lynn Music Society recital with baritone Timothy Nelson, visitors welcome £10 at the door, free for under 18s, students and those with affiliation to FRMS.

St John’s Church:

Wednesday, 7.30pm, Electronic organ and keyboard concert with Chris Stanbury, £6.50, 01553 774664/671285.

HUNSTANTON: Princess Theatre:

Friday, 7.30pm, Nathan Carter in concert (sold out);

Wednesday, 2pm, Golden Days of Music Hall, £14.50, concs £12.50, 01485 532252.

St Edmund’s Church:

Sunday, 2.30pm, West Norfolk Jubilee Youth Orchestra concert “From Norfolk to Outer Space”, free admission with retiring collection.

WESTACRE: Westacre Theatre:

Friday and Saturday, 7.30pm, Westacre Theatre Company present Heroes, translated by Tom Stoppard, £16, 01760 755800.