What's On: September 2017


Saturday 1 July Three months

Event:Kitsch! An Exploration of Taste
Details: 1st July 30th September
Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5pm
Discover a world of kitsch as this exhibition examines the diversity of personal taste and why we are drawn to certain stylistic elements.
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey
Tel:01992 582686

Saturday 1 July Two months

Event:Remembering the Regiment: The Centenary of the Battle of St Julien
Details: 1st July 2nd September
Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5pm
Commemorating the centenary of the Battle of St Julien, this small display details the enormous sacrifice and courage of the Hertfordshire Regiment.
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey
Tel:01992 582686

Saturday 9 September Two Days

Event:Hertford Heritage Weekend
Details: Sat 9th Sep Sun 10th Sep
In conjunction with the National Heritage Weekend, Hertford will be putting on two days worth of entertainment and activities to take visitors back to times gone by.
01992 552885
www.hertford.gov.uk
Venue:Various venues Hertford
Contact:Melissa Reynolds
Tel:01992 552885

Saturday 9 September One Day

Event:Hertford Town Centre Heritage Day
Details: Sat 9th Sep, 10am 4pm
Local groups will be putting on displays featuring local history, traditional arts such as weaving and spinning. Local historical buildings will open their doors to the public and the streets will be filled with historical re-enactment, folklore and dance from days gone by.
Also join in with the Heritage Trail and historical walks around the County Town.
01992 552885
www.hertford.gov.uk
Venue:Various venues Hertford
Contact:Melissa Reynolds
Tel:01992 552885

Saturday 9 September 1 night only

Event:Open Air Cinema - The Bodyguard (15)
Details: Open Air Cinema - The Bodyguard (15) in aid of The Nightingale Cancer Support Centre (Reg. Charity No: 1094435). This is not a drive in so bring your chairs, blankets and picnics although there will be food available to purchase at the venue. Entertainment from 18:30 and film starts from 20:00 (depending on sunset) £10 p/p or £60 for 7. To book please call 0208 366 9674 or see our website www.nightingalesupport.org.uk
Venue:Lee Valley White Water Centre, Station Road, Waltham Cross, Herts EN9 1AB
Contact:The Nightingale Cancer Support Centre
Tel:0208 366 9674

Saturday 9 September 1 day only

Event:Hertford Museum Stores Open Day
Details: Go behind the scenes at Hertford Museum stores.
Discover how we store and care for our vast and varied collection.
Visit the Roman corn drying oven and learn more about the fascinating Foxholes Farm excavation.
Visit our reference library and see some of our volunteers in action conserving collections in the workroom.
Free Admission (donations welcome!)

At: The Seed Warehouse, Maidenhead Yard, The Wash, Hertford, SG14 1PX
Venue:The Seed Warehouse
Contact:Ruth Hursey
Tel:01992 582686

Sunday 10 September One Day

Event:Hertford Castle Heritage Day
Details: Sun 10th Sep, 12noon 4pm
As part of National Heritage Weekend, Hertford Castle will open its doors to the public free of charge. Visitors will be able to explore the basement, dungeons, Robing Room and Downshire Suite. The Castle lawn will host a medieval encampment, medieval battles, falconry and much more. Free Entry, Charity Donations Welcome
01992 552885
www.hertford.gov.uk
Free Entry
Venue:Hertford Castle Hertford
Contact:Melissa Reynolds
Tel:01992 552885

Thursday 14 September 1

Event:Smartphone Video Academy Workshop
Details: At the upcoming 'SmartPhone Video Academy Workshop' we will arm you with all the knowledge you need to start creating dynamic video content for your business in a 1 day workshop. I will be revealing the step-by-step blueprint for creating video content using just your smartphone. The workshop will be fun and fully immersive covering strategy and practical skills. We provide you with ongoing support to ensure that you are seeing real results from your video content!
Venue:The Townhouse, 114-116 Fore St, Hertford, SG14 1AJ
Contact:Tony Slater
Tel:07526 941347

Thursday 21 September 1 day only

Event:The Culture of Kitsch
Details: Thursday 21st September
6.30pm-8.30pm
£6 Booking Essential
Pauline Palmer from the University of Hertfordshire introduces the history of Kitsch, and opens up for discussion our love-hate relationship with the art form. Enjoy a glass of wine and a chance to see the exhibition after hours!
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey
Tel:01992 582686

Sunday 24 September 1 day only

Event:Hidden Hertford Walks - How Hertford's Pub Scene Was Shaped
Details: Why not take a leisurely stroll to work up an appetite on a Sunday morning? All walks begin at 11am prompt. Booking is essential. £2 payable per person in advance.

How Hertfords Pub Scene Was Shapedled by Les Middlewood on Sunday 24th September 2017
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey
Tel:01992 582686

Wednesday 27 September 1 day only

Event: Arts & Crafts for Adults: Clay Sculpting Workshop
Details: Wednesday 27th September
10am 12.30pm £15 per person
BOOKING ESSENTIAL!
Be inspired by an introduction from our Curator to the amazing world of ceramics within our collections.
Design and sculpt your own clay tile.
No experience necessary, full instruction from experienced artists.
All materials provided, includes tea and coffee.
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey
Tel:01992 582686

Saturday 30 September 1 day only

Event:Hertford Hijinks
Details: 10 am 4pm Saturday 30th September
Hertford Theatre, The Wash, Hertford, SG14 1PS

Come and say hello to us in the foyer at Hertford Theatre, where you can marvel at mystery objects and more! Learn some wondrous and fascinating facts about our artefacts and chat to our friendly and knowledgeable team.
Venue:Hertford Theatre
Contact:Ruth Hursey
Tel:01992 582686


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