What's On: November 2019


Saturday 13 July 4 months

Event:The Chief, The Missionary, His Wife & Her Brother
Details: 13th July - 2nd November 2019

Discover the amazing father of our museum founders and their fascinating lives amongst the Ainu, the indigenous people of Hokkaido, North Japan.

Illustrated by fantastic Japanese items from our collections as well as examples of Ainu culture loaned by the British Museum.

Its Free! Donations welcome!

Open Tues - Sat 10am - 5pm
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:1992582686

Saturday 2 November

Event:Hertford Choral Society: Concert
Details: Hertford Choral Society will be performing Schubert's Mass in A Flat, Schubert's Unfinished Symphony and Bob Chilcott's Dances of Time, a collection of five choral songs addressing different aspects of time.

HCS regularly brings professional musicians to Hertford that add an extra dimension to our concerts. This time we will be joined by the superb Chameleon Arts Orchestra and by soloists Alexandra Stevenson, Janet Shell, Matthew Spillett and Thomas Humphreys.

Tickets are £16 (reserved), £12 (unreserved) and £4 for students under 25.
Website: www.hertfordchoral.org.uk
Venue:All Saints Church, Hertford SG13 8AY
Tel:07936 719498

Saturday 2 November 1 day only

Event:Museums at Night: Sing a Song for Europe!
Details: Saturday 2nd November 7.30 - 9.30pm
Whether youre Leave, Remain or undecided, lets put differences aside and mark the Halloween Brexit deadline by going out on a song! Its also the last day of our Japanese exhibition so every reason to join us at Hertford Museum for an evening of karaoke and community fun! Licensed bar and great selection of songs - including all your Eurovision faves! Its free, fancy dress and donations welcome!
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:01992582686

Tuesday 12 November 5 weeks

Event:Improvers Photography - 5 week course, 2 hrs p.w.
Details: Suitable for anyone with an interest in photography - simply bring along your digital camera and instruction manual and start to learn how to take incredible shots using all the settings. Includes free tea and coffee. Cost £80.
Venue:Skills and Learning Centre, 67 Fore Street, Hertford, SG14 1AL
Contact:Martin Newton
Tel:01992556194

Tuesday 12 November 5 weeks

Event:Beginners Photography - 5 week course, 2 hrs p.w.
Details: Suitable for those with limited knowledge of their digital camera - bring along your camera and instruction manual and learn more about how it works and how to take the best shots. You'll look at batteries, memory cards, lenses, focus, ISO, aperture, white balance, shutter speed and much more to help you get the most from your camera.
Free tea and coffee. Cost £80.
Venue:Skills and Learning Centre, 67 Fore Street, Hertford, SG14 1AL
Contact:Martin Newton
Tel:01992556194

Wednesday 13 November 5 days

Event:Christmas Card Making - 3 hour short course
Details: Come and learn to make beautiful, personalised Christmas cards in central Hertford - perfect for gifts. Course runs from 9:30am-12:30pm.
Free tea and coffee. Cost £30
Venue:Skills and Learning Centre, 67 Fore Street, Hertford, SG14 1AL
Contact:Martin Newton
Tel:01992556194

Friday 15 November For 7 days (excl.Sundays)

Event:Thomas Tallis
Details: This unusual piece of theatre brings together the life and music of celebrated choral composer Thomas Tallis, all performed live on stage. Born at the beginning of the 16th century, Tallis lived and worked through turbulent times for both church and state, with each successive monarch, from Henry VIII to Elizabeth I, bringing a radically new religious tradition and with it new rules for church music.
Venue:The Little Theatre, Hertford
Tel:

Wednesday 20 November One day

Event:Christmas Card Making - 3 hour short course
Details: Short 3 hour Christmas card making course - come along and learn to make your own beautuful cards. Free tea and coffee. £30.
Venue:Skills and Learning Centre, 67 Fore Street, Hertford, SG14 1AL
Contact:Martin Newton
Tel:01992556194

Friday 22 November 1 day only

Event:Christmas Extravaganza at Hertford Museum
Details: Friday 22nd November 4pm - 8pm
Drop in for carol singing, Christmassy crafts storytelling and of course Father Christmas in his grotto! Its Free! Small charge to visit Father Christmas includes a quality gift.
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:01992582686

Friday 22 November 2 days (2 x Fridays)

Event:Paediatric First Aid - Two Day Course
Details: Do you work in a job with children? Are you up to date with your certification? Come and undertake Level 3 qualification in this two day course running on 22 November and 29 November - 9:30am-4:30pm. Certificate and booklet included. More info on HAFLS website. Training is in central Hertford.
Venue:Skills and Learning Centre, 67 Fore Street, Hertford, SG14 1AL
Contact:Martin Newton
Tel:01992556194

Saturday 23 November 1 day only

Event:Christmas Shopping in Victorian Hertford
Details: Saturday 23rd November 3pm
Join local historian Edgar Lake for a lively illustrated talk on the thrill of Christmas shopping in Hertfords bustling Victorian centre. Enjoy some delicious tea and cake and discover how Hertford folk geared up for the big day.
£5 per person includes refreshments. Booking essential!
Tickets available from Hertford Museum 01992 582686 or online at https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/whats-on?q=hertford%20museum
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:01992582686

Tuesday 26 November 1 day only

Event:Toddler Tuesday at Hertford Museum – Woof! Woof!
Details: Tuesday 26th November 2019
10.15 - 11.30 am
Join us for crafts, singing, stories and fun in our friendly museum. £3.50 per child, including drink and snack for children. Booking essential at the museum or at https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/whats-on/18-bull-plain/hertford-museum/toddler-tuesday/2019-11-26/10:15/t-lmongz
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Hertford Museum
Tel:01992582686


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