Events for Saturday, 18th March 2017


The Magic of Minsmere - Weekend Walk

Organised by: RSPB
Venue: RSPB Nature Reserve, Minsmere IP17 3BY link
Never been to Minsmere before? Then this is the walk for you! With over 5600 recorded species and a wealth of history and archaeological highlights at Minsmere, there is so much to discover. Our friendly and knowledgeable RSPB guides will take you through the sights and sounds to be enjoyed at this time of year. Walks generally last 3-4 hours and are tailored according to the season and visitor knowledge. 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
10:00 – 15:00

Friends of Southwold Library - BIG BOOK SALE

Organised by: Friends of Southwold Library
Venue: Scout Hall, Mights Road, Southwold
Massive Selection of Donated Fiction, Non Fiction and Children’s Books. Fill a bag for £3.00.
Who to Contact: Southwold Library 01502 722519
10:00 – 14:00


Organised by: Walberswick Red Nose Events
Venue: The Barn, The Street, Walberswick IP18 6UH
Come and rummage for Comic Relief! Clothing, Toys, Bric-a-Brac, Household items, Books, small items of Furniture, Gifts, also Home-made Cakes and Breakfast Butties. ALL money raised goes to Comic Relief.

Items for sale appreciated. These can be left at the venue between March 13th-17th or contact numbers given below.
Who to Contact: 07816 575631 or 07881 400761
10:30 – 15:30

The Alfred Corry Lifeboat Museum Open Today - WEATHER PERMITTING

Venue: Alfred Corry Museum, Southwold Harbour (by public car park) link
Open weekends only - weather permitting - until Easter. To check before you visit phone 07944 586 269 or 01502 724484.
Ticket Details: FREE admission - Donations always welcome
Who to Contact: phone 07944 586 269 or 01502 724484 - especially if weather inclement to check if open

A NIGHT OF INDIAN RAGAS, with Baluji Shrivastav

Venue: The Cut Arts Centre, Halesworth IP19 8BY link
Launching his album ‘The Best of Baluji Shrivastav’, the recently OBE awarded sitar master performs a special evening of mesmerising Indian classical music, accompanied by Sanju Sahai on tablas. Take part in an extraordinary musical experience and let sound be a creative energy, taking you on a journey to the land of Bhārat Gaṇarājya, inhabited by no less than 330 million gods!

One of the greatest instrumentalists to come from India, Baluji Shrivastav is a blind musician who excels in playing the sitar, dilruba and tabla among other traditional Indian instruments.
Ticket Details: Standard ticket £12, Concession £10
Who to Contact: Box Office and Booking Tickets 0300 3033 211
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