Events for

Halesworth Scarecrow Festival

Organised by: Halesworth Christmas Lights
Venue: Thoroughfare and Market Place, Halesworth link
Taking place daily throughout Half Term week, from Saturday 21st October to Sunday 29th October. Lots of scarecrows to view. Proceeds towards Halesworth Christmas Lights.
To know more about Halesworth or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.halesworth.net
 
– 13:00

“Kidz” Film Fun - Film, Crafts, Games, Art and more!

Venue: St. Edmund's Hall, Cumberland Road, Southwold IP18 6JP link
For Children and their families, with Southwold Library. Activities start at 10.30am.
Today featuring 'Paddington', 2014, PG, 95mins. Bring your bear and make suitcases and luggage tags. Try a marmalade sandwich and solve some Paddington puzzlers. Find out more about where the stories come from. Refreshments available.
Next event 28th October.
Ticket Prices: Under 16s £7.50 (One carer free). Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Unaccompanied and Additional Adults £5.00.
Ticket Details: see text
Who to Contact: Southwold Library 01502 722519
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 
– 12:00

Time Out, at Halesworth Library

Venue: Halesworth Library, Bridge Street, Halesworth IP19 8AB link
On Wednesdays from 10:30am to 12pm we host the popular and friendly “Time Out” session. This morning we will be celebrating the 10th birthday of the “Time Out” sessions. All Welcome. 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 https://www.halesworth.net
 
– 13:00

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 requirement of 1.1 metres tall to climb the tower. Last tour this session is at 12:30pm. 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
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 

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
To know more about Walberswick or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.explorewalberswick.co.uk
 
– 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 requirement 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
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 
– 16:00

Craft Activity for Children, at Halesworth Library

Venue: Halesworth Library, Bridge Street, Halesworth IP19 8AB link
This afternoon there will be children’s craft activity with Meraylah. This is free. We do ask that any children under 8 years are accompanied by an adult.
Ticket Details: FREE event
Who to Contact: Halesworth Library 01986 875095
To know more about Halesworth or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.halesworth.net
 

Cinema @ The Cut - KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS (PG)

Venue: The Cut Arts Centre, Halesworth IP19 8BY link
Director : Travis Knight, 2016, USA, 102 mins. With Art Parkinson, Charlize Theron, Ralph Fiennes, Matthew McConaughey.

To quote The Guardian this amazing film ‘stands out for its complexity, seductively dark themes and the extraordinary beauty of its animation’. Kubo is a small boy with supernatural gifts who sets out on a quest, travelling through the enchanting landscapes of feudal Japan. As if the visual experience was not enough the accompanying sumptuous score reflects the action perfectly.
Ticket Details: Standard £5, Cinema members £4.
Who to Contact: Box Office and Booking Tickets 0300 3033 211
To know more about Halesworth or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.halesworth.net
 
– 21:00

Blyth Poets “The Isle is Full of Voices”: poetry group meeting

Venue: Southwold Library, North Green, Southwold IP18 6AT link
Usually the last Wednesday of the month. All welcome to read or just listen. We invite contributions of original work or well-loved poems. Refreshments available.
Who to Contact: Southwold Library 01502 722519
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk