Events Around Suffolk

Today to Thu 20 Jun    

More details - Lavenham Guildhall - Spinning Demonstrations
Visit Lavenham Guildhall on one of our spinning days and see our wonderful volunteers in action; demonstrating the traditional art of spinning wool into the yarn we see and recognise today. Our spinning demonstrations are ongoing throughout the day.
Lavenham Guildhall, Market Place, Lavenham, Sudbury
Today, Thu 30 May

More details - Orford, Clay Workshops  & Family Half Term Holiday Fun
Join us for a Clay Workshop in your area for both Beginners and the more Experienced. Groups and Individuals catered for. Emma is a practising Ceramic and Applied Artist and highly qualified Tutor, offering various Clay Workshops and has many years experience working with all ages and abilities.
Orford Craft Centre, Hayloft, Front Street, Orford
Today, Tue 28 May, Fri 14 Jun, Thu 27 Jun

More details - Jolly Tots
Designed to enhance your children’s co-ordination and rhythm and nurture their natural love of movement in a structured yet relaxed environment.
Jerwood DanceHouse Foundry Lane Ipswich
Today to Fri 5 Jul

More details - Constable Country Treasure Quest
A real life treasure quest running throughout May and June to Sun 7th July 2019. First prize of £200 cash to the lucky winner.
A multi-location treasure hunt across the Stour Valley.
Today to Mon 1 Jul

More details - The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show
The Very Hungry Caterpillar, by author/illustrator Eric Carle has delighted generations of readers since it was first published in 1969 selling more than 43 million copies worldwide.
Marina Theatre, Marina, Lowestoft

More details - Ickworth - Ickworth's Spring Trail
Join in the springtime fun at Ickworth! Discover the signs of spring along our Spring Trail and find all of natures building materials through the Albana Walk. Use your senses to learn more about the items and then pick your favourite.
Ickworth, The Rotunda, Horringer, Bury St Edmunds,
Today to Sun 2 Jun

More details - Monthly Meeting, Ipswich Group, Suffolk Family History Soc.
Following our brief Ipswich Group, (Suffolk Family History Society) A.G.M. Percy Lomax describes: “How the East of England Co-op grew from Ipswich in the 19th century to an independent member of the Co-op family today.
Co-op Education Centre, 11 Fore Street, Ipswich Ip4 1JW (Car Park in Waterworks Street IP4 1JG)

More details - Planet Craft - Southwold Makers Market
Southwold Makers Market held every Friday. Selection of local crafts including textiles, pebble art, photography, jewellery, homemade natural toiletries, paper cutting, prints, home knits, homemade cards, homemade cakes and more. Meet the makers! Everything you see is created by the stallholder.
United Reformed Church Hall, off High Street, Southwold
Fri 24 May, Fri 31 May

More details - Hadleigh Market
This market is going from strength to strength and is now a popular event in the town centre every Friday.
The Market Place, Hadleigh
Fri 24 May, Fri 31 May

More details - Medieval Graffiti
In May the Alde Valley Suffolk Family History Group will welcome Andrew Macdonald to talk to us about Medieval Graffiti. Andrew has been interested in history all his adult life.
Kelsale Village Hall
Fri 24 May 19

More details - Ickworth - Bat Walks - 2019
The Ickworth estate is home to many bats, this guided walk is a brilliant opportunity to see and hear some of them. Start the evening with a chat to our Bat experts to discover the difference between the calls of a Pipistrelle and a Daubenton’s; learn about their habitat and what we can do to improve it.
Ickworth, The Rotunda, Horringer, Bury St Edmunds,
Fri 24 May 19 and Sat 25 May

More details - Ickworth - 50 Things to do before you're 11 3/4- May half term
Celebrate the arrival of spring with our 50 things activities! Head to the 50 Things Activity Station for a range of outdoor activities to complete before you’re 11 3/4! Why not make a daisy chain, climb a hill, or choose one of the many other tasks to tick off your list' Booking Not Needed.
Ickworth, The Rotunda, Horringer, Bury St Edmunds,
Sat 25 May 19 to Fri 31 May

More details - Bentwaters Cold War Museum public open day
Visit the unique museum at the former RAF Bentwaters, housed in the former hardened wing operations command post, the only such one open to the public in Europe, an ideal all weather attraction.
Building 134, Bentwaters Parks, Rendlesham, Woodbridge
Sat 25 May, Sun 26 May, Sun 2 Jun, Sun 16 Jun

More details - Beccles Food and Drink Festival 2019
Beccles Food and Drink Festival is returning in 2019 to tantalise the taste buds. Featuring over 70 food and drink stalls, many of them local artisan producers, as well as those from further afield in East Anglia, the Festival has remained popular with both stallholders and visitors alike.
New Market, Beccles, Suffolk
Sat 25 May 19

More details - Sutton Hoo - Thegns of Mercia: Anglo-Saxon reenactment
Step back over 1000 years in time to enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of Anglo-Saxon life as we host Thegns of Mercia for a weekend full of reenactment. Step back in time with Thegns of Mercia as they transform Sutton Hoo into an Anglo-Saxon settlement.
Sutton Hoo, Tranmer House, Sutton Hoo, Woodbridge,
Sat 25 May 19 to Mon 27 May

More details - Ickworth - Children's Crafts- Make your own Ickworth
This May we’re focusing on our project with crafts based around building! Join us for May crafts, where you can design your own garden, make your own mosaic or even construct your own Rotunda! Booking Not Needed. Children welcome. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Ickworth, The Rotunda, Horringer, Bury St Edmunds,
Sat 25 May 19 to Fri 31 May

More details - Wenhaston Produce, Craft and Flea Market
A wide and ever-changing range of local foods and produce, crafts, plants, home-baking and pre-loved treasures. Refreshments available from the on-site cafe. Raising funds for Wenhaston Village Hall maintenance. Wenhaston Village Hall is a registered charity (no.1001694)
Wenhaston Village Hall, Hall Road, Wenhaston
Sat 25 May 19

More details - Cheeki Monkeys Baby & Children’s Market Bury St Edmunds
**@Cheeki Monkeys Nearly New BABY Sale** and Fun Family Days Saturday 25th May - 10:30-12:30 - Moreton Hall Community Centre, Symonds Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP32 7EW FULLY BOOKED for stalls, advertising options still available!!??
Moreton Hall Community Centre, Symonds Road, Bury St Edmunds
Sat 25 May 19

More details - Charity Art Show
The Lions Club of Ipswich will again be hosting their annual Art Show at the beautiful Tithe Barn in Sproughton. Artists can show up to six pieces of their work, which must be ready to hang.
Tithe Barn, Lower Street, Sproughton, Ipswich
Sat 25 May 19 to Mon 27 May

More details - Cockfield Art Show
Featuring over 650 paintings for sale by over 100 local artists, this is one of the largest and friendliest art shows in East Anglia. The paintings are complimented by wood turning, pottery and glassware and home made refreshments and light lunches are served throughout the three days. FREE ENTRY!
Cockfield Village Hall, Church Lane, Cockfield, Bury St Edmunds
Sat 25 May 19 to Mon 27 May

More details - An Evening with Richard Hawking
An entertaining evening with author Richard Hawking ahead of the launch of his book "At the Field’s Edge: Adrian Bell and the English Countryside.
St Mary’s Church, Harkstead
Sat 25 May 19

More details - Everyday Life through the Ages
This brilliant and entertaining re-creation with over 150 participants, takes you time travelling from the Neolithic (New Stone Age) camp all the way into the 20th century; with a few surprises along the way.
Kentwell Hall, Long Melford
Sat 25 May 19 to Mon 27 May

More details - Jimmy Carr - Terribly Funny
Jimmy’s brand new show contains jokes about all kinds of terrible things. Terrible things that might have affected you or people you know and love. But they’re just jokes – they are not the terrible things. Having political correctness at a comedy show is like having health and safety at a rodeo.
Marina Theatre, Marina, Lowestoft
Sat 25 May 19

More details - A Musical Concert for all in aid of EACH, by the Ipswich G&S Society
A Musical Concert for all! Join the Ipswich Gilbert and Sullivan Society for an evening of music. From Musical Theatre to Light Opera and Folk to Pop. In aid of EACH East Anglian Children’s Hospices.
St Augustine’s Church, Bucklesham Road, Ipswich
Sat 25 May 19

More details - Bury St Edmunds Postcard Fair
Postcard Fair including Ephemera, Autographs and Accessories 58 Tables and 35 Dealers from all over the UK Old and Modern Postcards
County Upper School, Beeton’s Way, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Sat 25 May 19

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