Events for Wednesday, 26th April 2017

10:30

Fiona Fitzgerald - PAUL NASH,WAR,AND BRITISH LANDSCAPE 1914-1945

Venue: The Cut Arts Centre, Halesworth IP19 8BY link
Renowned as an official war artist in both the First and Second World Wars, Nash’s experience of war led him to interpret his environment in a way that probed issues of humanity and identity. This talk will explore Nash’s perspective through both his own history and the wider context of British landscape painting.
Ticket Details: Ticket price - Standard £8.00
Who to Contact: Box Office and Booking Tickets 0300 3033 211
To know more about Halesworth or for accommodation in the area go to www.halesworth.net
 
10:30 – 12:00

Time Out, at Halesworth Library

Venue: Halesworth Library, Bridge Street, Halesworth IP19 8AB link
Today – “What we are reading”, a group discussion. Many thanks to everyone who contributes to this group and makes it so special.
Who to Contact: Halesworth Library 01986 875095
To know more about Halesworth or for accommodation in the area go to www.halesworth.net
 
13:30

Birdwatching for Beginners

Organised by: RSPB
Venue: RSPB Nature Reserve, Minsmere IP17 3BY link
Event lasts approximately two and a half hours. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Come and learn how to identify the fantastic birds that gather on the reserve at this time of year. Our RSPB guides will take you through all the steps for bird identification as well as showing you how to use binoculars and which field guides are best for you. No previous experience needed. Don't forget to bring your binoculars or ask at reception about loaning a pair for the day. Children must be accompanied at all times. Places are limited. so booking is essential.
Ticket Details: Price: Adults £8, children £4 plus normal reserve entry fees for non-members. BOOKING ESSENTIAL
Who to Contact: Telephone: 01728 648281
 
14:00 – 16:00

Tour of Southwold Lighthouse

Organised by: Southwold Millennium Foundation
Venue: Southwold Lighthouse, Stradbroke Road, Southwold IP18 6LW link
Tours of Southwold Lighthouse take place on selected dates between April and October and are organised by Southwold Millennium Foundation under licence from the Corporation of Trinity House. PLEASE NOTE minimum height restriction of 1.1 metres tall to climb the tower. Last tour today is at 3:30pm. NB-Please telephone in advance for group bookings of ten or more people.
Ticket Details: Adult £4, child £3 (minimum height 1.1 metres). Family Ticket for 2 adults and up to 3 children £12
Who to Contact: 01255 245156
 
14:30

Halesworth Community Nursing Care Fund : AGM

Venue: Patrick Stead Hospital IP19 8HP link
Taking place in the Garden Room at Patrick Stead Hospital. Come and hear our exciting plans for the Information and Support Centre, and watch a video walk-through of the building and landscaped gardens.
To know more about Halesworth or for accommodation in the area go to www.halesworth.net
 
19:00

Royal Shakespeare Company - JULIUS CAESAR

Venue: The Cut Arts Centre, Halesworth IP19 8BY link
Live satellite screening. Angus Jackson directs Shakespeare’s epic political tragedy, as the race to claim the empire spirals out of control. Caesar returns from war, all-conquering, but mutiny is rumbling through the corridors of power. The Rome season in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre opens with the politics of spin and betrayal turning to violence. Following his sell-out productions of Tom Morton-Smith’s Oppenheimer (2014) and James Fenton’s adaptation of Don Quixote (2016), Season Director Angus Jackson steers the thrilling action.
Ticket Details: Ticket price - Standard £12.00
Who to Contact: Box Office and Booking Tickets 0300 3033 211
To know more about Halesworth or for accommodation in the area go to www.halesworth.net