What's on, where and when

WEDNESDAY, 27/08/2008EVENTSBRANDON. Library: Bookstart sessions, for mums, toddlers and babies, stories and nursery rhymes, 10-10.30am.Full Gospel Church, Fengate Drove: Adult Bible study, youth and children's clubs, 6.

WEDNESDAY, 27/08/2008

EVENTS

BRANDON. Library: Bookstart sessions, for mums, toddlers and babies, stories and nursery rhymes, 10-10.30am.

Full Gospel Church, Fengate Drove: Adult Bible study, youth and children's clubs, 6.30-8pm.


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Breckland Middle School: Thetford District Railway Club, 7.30-10pm, 01842 814999.

CASTLE ACRE. Castle Acre Priory: Traditional games, 11am-5pm £4.90/concs £3.90/children £2.50, family £12.30, English Heritage members free.

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EAST HARLING. Sports and Social Club: Harling and District Social Support Group, music and movement, 10.30am .

HOUGHTON-ON-THE-HILL. St Mary the Virgin Church: Church open, with England's earliest wall paintings, 2-4pm daily.

SWAFFHAM. Oasis Centre, Cley Road: Open Doors drop-in centre, free internet access, free second-hand clothes and books, help with form filling, tots area, free tea/coffee, 10am-12.

Ex-Servicemen's Social Club, Lynn Street: Bingo, 8pm members £3.60, non-members £4.60.

THETFORD. Toy Library, Fulmerston Road: Toy library, play session including snack and craft activity, 9am-12 £1 per family.

Church of the Nazarene: Coffee morning, with free coffee, 9am-1pm.

Methodist Church Hall: Thetford Leg Club (TLC), free leg care/check by trained nurses, for any age group, 9am-12.30pm.

Riversdale, Tanner Street: Amoghasiddhi Buddhist Centre, Meditation classes, 12-1pm £4, 01953 451937.

St Michael's Close Community Room: Thetford Elders' Lunch Club, freshly cooked lunch, £3.50, 01842 763722.

Methodist Church Hall: Arthritis Care, monthly meeting, 1.30-4pm.

Abbey Neighbourhood Centre: Bingo, adults only, refreshments, 2-4pm.

Room 34, Rosemary Musker High School: Thetford Youth and Community Chess Club, junior and adult sessions, 6.30-8.30pm, 01842 755182.

Small Courtroom, Guildhall, Market Place: Thetford Spiritualist Church service, 7.30pm.

WEETING. Village Hall: Weeting Weenies, parent/carer and toddler group, all welcome, 0-4 years, 10am-12.

Old School House, Main Road: Speakers without Borders, a public speaking and leadership club, 6.15-8.30pm, 01842 814679/07719 899601.

DANCES

BARTON MILLS. Village Hall: Modern square dance classes, 8pm.

BRANDON. Community Centre, Bury Road: Ballroom and popular sequence tea dance, 2-4.30pm £2.50.

CROXTON. Village Hall: Thetford Modern and Old Time Dance Club, sequence dancing, with tuition, 8-10pm, 01842 761283.

SAHAM TONEY. Wells Cole Community Centre, Bell Lane: Modern jive with the Jive Club, beginners and improvers 8-10pm.

THURSDAY, 28/08/2008

EVENTS

BRANDON. Baptist Church: Coffee morning, 9.30-11.30am.

Harvest Centre, Brandon Full Gospel Church, Fengate Drove: Healing Rooms ministry, 5.30-8.30pm, appointments on 01842 828537.

CASTLE ACRE. Castle Acre Priory: Traditional games, 11am-5pm £4.90/concs £3.90/children £2.50, family £12.30, English Heritage members free.

THETFORD. Riversdale Centre, Tanner Street: Thetford healers session, open to public, 9.30-11.30am free, donations accepted.

Abbey Neighbourhood Centre: Matthew House Project, needle exchange and community drop-in, 12-2pm.

Fulmerston Church, Pine Close: Big Sitting Room youth group, 13-18 years, 7-9pm.

WATTON. Pentecostal Church, Old Dereham Road: Noah's Ark toddler and baby group, 9.30-11.30am, 01953 881358; Noah's Ark 3-5s and parents/carers, 1.30-3pm £1 per family, 01953 882986.

DANCES

ATTLEBOROUGH. Scouts' Hall, Station Road: Modern jive with the Jive Club, beginners and improvers 8.30-10pm.

CARBROOKE. Village Hall, Church Street: Carbrooke Sequence Dance Club, tuition 7.30-8pm, dancing 8-10.15pm £1.50.

SWAFFHAM. Hamond's High School, Brandon Road: Line with Dave, beginners 7.15-8.15pm, improvers 8.15-10pm, 01328 863697.

FRIDAY, 29/08/2008

EVENTS

CASTLE ACRE. Castle Acre Priory: Traditional games, 11am-5pm £4.90/concs £3.90/children £2.50, family £12.30, English Heritage members free.

IXWORTH. Village Hall: Evening of clairvoyance with medium Fiona Nicholls, 7 for 7.30pm tickets £7 (including refreshments) from 01359 232182; in aid of healing in Bosnia.

SWAFFHAM. Ex-servicemen's Social Club, Lynn Street: Super meat draw, tickets 5 for £2 from club, 10pm.

THETFORD. Toy Library, Fulmerston Road: Toy library, play session including snack and craft activity, 9am-12 £1 per family.

Kings Court, Earl Street: Cancer Support Group, 10-11.30am.

St Michael's Close Community Room: Thetford Elders' Lunch Club, freshly cooked lunch, £3.50, 01842 763722.

Laburnum Grove Day Centre, Elm Road: Age Concern lunches, 3-course lunch, transport available 1pm £3.60, bookings 01842 750088.

WATTON. Pentecostal Church, Old Dereham Road: Friendship club, meet new people, chat, tea/coffee, 10am-12, 01953 881358.

DANCES

BECK ROW. Community Centre: Square dance classes, 8-10pm first evening free.

WATTON. Wayland Hall: Ballroom and Latin, class 7.30-8.30pm £3, 01953 885158.

SALES

HOLME HALE. Village Hall: General auction, goods in from 1.30pm, start 6pm; information 07940 212256.

SWAFFHAM. Assembly Rooms, Market Place: Cakes, plants, crafts, books, toys, jewellery, cards, raising funds for an indoor ice rink at Christmas, 9am-1pm.

SATURDAY, 30/08/2008

EVENTS

BRANDON. Scout Hut: 1st Brandon Beaver Group, 5¾-8 years, 11.30am-12.30pm, 01842 814145.

CASTLE ACRE. Castle Acre Priory: Herb Weekend, walk and talk about herbs in re-created medieval herb garden (1pm and 3pm), demonstrations, make harvest crafts, 1-4pm normal admission/English Heritage members free .

DEREHAM. Mid Norfolk Railway: Fish n Chip train, information and bookings, 01362 851723.

MARHAM. Blacktop Car Park (next to Rainbow Centre): Extreme Knockout Marham Challenge, team events for adults, children's events, fairground, stall, food and bar, entertainments, 11am-6pm entry £20 per team (6-10 people), 01760 337261 (ext 7425) or 337261 (ext 7884); in aid of the Norfolk Hospice Tapping House .

SWAFFHAM. Assembly Rooms: Coffee morning, 9am-12; proceeds Swaffham Swimming Pool Association funds. Bingo, 7.30pm.

St Peter and St Paul Parish Church: Coffee morning, 9.15am-12.

THETFORD. Toy Library, Fulmerston Road: Toy library, play session including snack and craft activity, 12-2pm £1 per family.

Laburnum Grove Day Centre, Elm Road: Age Concern lunches, 3-course lunch, transport available 1pm £3.60, bookings 01842 750088.

GIGS

SWAFFHAM. Ex-Servicemens Club, Lynn Street: Live entertainment, members £1, members guest £2, non members £5.

SALES

THETFORD. Baptist Church, King Street: Thetford Centre Fairtrade stall, wide range of fairly traded goods on sale, 10am-12.

WATTON. Queens Hall: Craft market, 9.30am-2pm; in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.

EXHIBITIONS

WATTON. Dragonfly Exhibition Centre, Wayland House, High Street: Ceramics by Riverside Potters and photographs by Kate Hesketh Moore, 10am-1pm free.

SUNDAY, 31/08/2008

EVENTS

BRANDON. Full Gospel Church, Fengate Drove: Worship celebration and the Word, 10am.

BRECKLES. St Margaret's Church: Holy communion, 10.30am.

CASTLE ACRE. Castle Acre Priory: Herb Weekend, walk and talk about herbs in re-created medieval herb garden (1pm and 3pm), demonstrations, make harvest crafts, 1-4pm normal admission/English Heritage members free .

GRISTON. Ss Peter and Paul's Church: Evening prayer, 6.30pm.

MARHAM. RAF Marham, Black Top car park (behind Rainbow centre: Car boot sale, £5 per pitch pre-booked, £7 per pitch on the day, 01760 339944.

ROCKLAND ST. PETER. Rockland Manor, Scoulton Road: Rocklands Arts and Craft Fair, plus grounds open with larger sculptures and demonstrations by craftspeople, live music from the Rum Brothers, dancing by the Kenninghall Morris, the author, illustrator and Observer cartoonist Chris Ridell drawing portraits, refreshments available, 11am-5pm £3/children (11-16) £1/under 11s free.

SWAFFHAM. Oasis Centre, Cley Road: Breckland Christian Fellowship, worship and ministry, 10.30am.

Community Centre: Aphesis Community Church meets every Sunday to celebrate Jesus, 10.30am.

Community Centre, Beech Close, Campingland: Swaffham Spiritual Awareness Group, with Sheila James (Clenchwarton), 6.30pm £2.50.

Ex-Servicemen's Social Club, Lynn Street: One house jackpot bingo, 9.30pm.

THETFORD. Cloverfield Community Church, Rosecroft Way: Service, 10am.

Church of the Nazarene, Croxton Road: Service, 10.45am.

MONDAY, 01/09/2008

EVENTS

THETFORD. Toy Library, Fulmerston Road: Toy library, play session including snack and craft activity, 9am-12 £1 per family.

CADS, Thetford Community Healthy Living Centre, Croxton Road: Linking Together, parents and carers of substance misusers support group, 01553 768155.

United Reformed Church, Earls Street: Bumps and Babies Café, all pregnant women and families with babies welcome, drop in an time between 9.30-11.30am.

Riversdale Centre: Thetford Elders Lunch Club, freshly cooked lunch, £3.50, 01842 763722.

Abbey Neighbourhood Centre: Dads Place, information and support for dads, drop-in, 1-3pm, 01842 821643.

St Michael's Community Hall: Nexus, everyone welcome, disabled and non disabled, teas, chat and weekly raffle in aid of Nexus, 1.30-3.30pm.

Fulmerston Church: KClub, for 5-11 years, activities and games, 4.30-6pm free, 01842 821643.

Salvation Army, Magdalen Street: Kids Alive Club, 4-11 years, 5.15-6.15pm, 754712.

Riversdale Centre, Audrey Room, Tanner Street: Thetford healing group, healing sessions open to the public, 7.30-9pm free but donations accepted..

DANCES

THETFORD. Carnegie Rooms: Salsa classes, beginners 7.30pm, intermediates 8.30pm, 07863 291074.

Admiral School: Line dancing classes, 8-10pm.

EXHIBITIONS

WATTON. Dragonfly Exhibition Centre, Wayland House, High Street: Ceramics by Riverside Potters and photographs by Kate Hesketh Moore, 10am-4pm free.

TUESDAY, 02/09/2008

EVENTS

BRANDON. Full Gospel Church, Fengate Drove: Kidzone, parent and toddler group, 10am-12.

Baptist Church Hall, High Street: Brandon Arts Society, all abilities welcome, 2-4pm, 01842 810677.

Scout Hut: 1st Brandon Cub Group, 8-10 1/2 years, first session free, 6.30-8pm, 01842 814145.

Sports and Social Clubroom: Social chess, training on request, 7pm, 01842 810506.

SWAFFHAM. Baptist Church: Parent and toddler session, 9.30am £1 per family including refreshments.

THETFORD. Redcastle Furze Community Centre: Coffee morning, free internet use, 9.30am-1pm.

Riversdale Centre: Thetford Elders Lunch Club, freshly cooked lunch, £3.50, 01842 763722.

Homestart, 63 Vicarage Road: Baby Buddies, friendship and support for young parents, 12.30-2.30pm, 01842 821642.

Riversdale Centre: Learn first aid with the British Red Cross, 7-9pm.

United Reformed Church, Earls Street: Thetford Society, annual meeting with speakers Owen Jenkins and Tim Edmunds: Highways Strategy for Thetford, refreshments, 7.30pm.

WEETING. Village Hall: Over 60s Club, 2-4pm..

GIGS

FLEMPTON. The Greyhound: Folk session, sing, say or play, 8-11pm.

DANCES

HOLME HALE. The Pavilion, School Road: Latin with Xavier, class 9-10pm £5, 01760 336410.

WATTON. Wayland Hall: Ballroom and Latin, class 7.30-8.30pm £3, 01953 885158.

Exhibitions

WATTON. Dragonfly Exhibition Centre, Wayland House, High Street: Ceramics by Riverside Potters and photographs by Kate Hesketh Moore, 10am-4pm free.

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