Events for

– 17:00

Wild things at Halloween at RSPB Minsmere

Organised by: RSPB
Venue: RSPB Nature Reserve, Minsmere IP17 3BY link
Taking place Saturday 20 October to Sunday 28 October. There are some wonderfully Wildthings lurking in the woods this October. Discover our new autumn trail and meet the creatures of the woodland, from giant spider webs to hibernating hedgehogs. Be wise or bewildered as you venture along our secret forest path, solving riddles along the way. Snuggle up in our family story circle and listen to an autumnal nature tale – make sure to ask in reception for story times. Free self-guided activity
Ticket Details: Free activity. Normal entry fees apply.
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

Creepy craft workshop at RSPB Minsmere

Organised by: RSPB
Venue: RSPB Nature Reserve, Minsmere IP17 3BY link
Taking place Monday 22 October to Friday 26 October. Our creepy craft workshop will get you in the mood for Halloween. Make sure to pop into the Discovery Centre where you can make and take home some spooky natural art. No booking required.
Ticket Details: Price: £3 per child plus reserve entry fees, or £2.40 for RSPB Wildlife Explorers. No booking required.
Who to Contact: Telephone: 01728 648281
To know more about Walberswick or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.explorewalberswick.co.uk
 
– 12:00

Time Out, at Halesworth Library

Venue: Halesworth Library, Bridge Street, Halesworth IP19 8AB link
Today it’s Time Out’s Birthday! We started the group 11 years ago, with “Apple Day”, and had 3 people…! Come and celebrate our success. All Welcome.
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

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

Venue: St. Edmund's Hall, Cumberland Road, Southwold IP18 6JP link
Film, Crafts, Games, Art and more! with Southwold Library for Children and their Families. Today 'Early Man', 2018, PG, 100min. Come and make your own plasticine characters and a caveman club of your own, look the part in a wild caveman beard, decorate an edible bone or a football biscuit or cheese.
Ticket Prices: Under 16s £3.00 (Two carers free), Children under 8 years must be accompanied by an adult. Unaccompanied and Additional Adults £3.00. Refreshments available.
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
 
– 16:00

Tours of Southwold Lighthouse

Organised by: Southwold Millennium Foundation
Venue: Southwold Lighthouse, Stradbroke Road, Southwold IP18 6LW link
Built in 1887 and standing 31 metres high Southwold Lighthouse is one of only ten lighthouses which Trinity House open to the public. Tours take place on selected dates March to October inclusive and are organised under licence by Southwold Millennium Foundation. Note that there is a MINIMUM HEIGHT restriction of 1.1 metres tall to climb the tower. Last tour commences 30 minutes before closing time. CLOSED FOR LUNCH 1pm-2pm.
Enquire in advance for tour bookings by schools, special interest groups and 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: visitor.centre@trinityhouse.co.uk
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk
 
– 16:00

DIAL drop-in information session

Venue: Halesworth Library, Bridge Street, Halesworth IP19 8AB link
This afternoon Andrew Riley from DIAL will be at Halesworth Library for a drop-in session. If you, or someone for whom you care, is disabled or has long-term ill health, then DIAL is here to help. They can support you in accessing benefits, completing forms or providing advice on disability related issues.
Who to Contact: Halesworth Library 01986 875095
To know more about Halesworth or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.halesworth.net
 
– 16:00

Poppy-making Activity for Children, at Halesworth Library

Venue: Halesworth Library, Bridge Street, Halesworth IP19 8AB link
A children’s activity making poppies with Meraylah. This is a free activity, donations welcome. Under 8’s must have an adult with them.
Ticket Details: FREE event. Donations welcome. Under 8’s to be accompanied by an adult.
Who to Contact: Halesworth Library 01986 875095
To know more about Halesworth or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.halesworth.net
 

Halesworth Arts Festival October 13-28 : DAD'S ARMY RADIO HOUR

Organised by: Halesworth Arts Festival
Venue: The Cut Arts Centre, Halesworth IP19 8BY link
Halesworth Arts Festival is a non profit making charity and is run by volunteers, both on the organising committee and at the venues. Now a major force in the arts in North Suffolk, it attracts capacity crowds every October, who come for the chance to see top quality artists in small, intimate surroundings.
This evening - Dad's Army Radio Hour. Two actors play 25 characters in this brilliant staging of classic radio scripts based on favourite episodes from the original TV series. Based on the classic BBC sitcom by Jimmy Perry and David Croft, performed by David Benson and Jack Lane.
**Book for 3 or more qualifying events and get a 15% discount off the total ticket price** See https://www.halesworthartsfestival.org.uk/bookinginfo.php
Ticket Details: Standard ticket £18.50. See https://www.halesworthartsfestival.org.uk/bookinginfo.php
Who to Contact: boxoffice@halesworthartsfestival.org.uk
To know more about Halesworth or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.halesworth.net
 

THE MARINER by Pat Whymark

Venue: St. Edmund's Hall, Cumberland Road, Southwold IP18 6JP link
Presented by Common Ground Theatre. A musical adaptation of Samuel Taylor Coleridge's The Rime Of The Ancient Mariner. The show will feature live action, puppetry, film and original music by Pat Whymark, sung by a live choir. Coleridge will be played by Patrick Neyman and The Mariner by Julian Harries.
Ticket Details: Standard ticket £12.00 / Concession £7.00 (Under 21s)
Who to Contact: Box Office : 01502 722572
To know more about Southwold or for accommodation in the area go to https://www.exploresouthwold.co.uk