What's On: June 2018

Friday 20 April Third Friday of the Month

Event:Chair-based Exercise at Hertford Museum
Details: 3rd Friday of the Month: 15th June, 20th July
10.30 am - 11.30 am
£1 Drop In, spaces are limited
Join Viv Thornton as she leads these great, low impact sessions. Its a fun, new way to keep fit! Refreshments are provided.
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey

Saturday 28 April 2 months

Event:Hides, Homes and The Harts Horns
Details: 28th April 30th June 2018. Free Entry. Tuesday Saturday 10 am 5 pm
Come and find out about the history of Hornsmill and the characters who lived there in this new exhibition at Hertford Museum. The exhibition is illustrated by a wide range of objects, photos and recorded memories of those who made the area their home.
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey

Sunday 3 June 12noon - 4pm

Event:Cars at the Castle
Details: The castle lawn will be home to an array of cars for the afternoon, from modern to classics. Visitors will be able to roam around the grounds looking at the vehicles whilst children indulge in fun activities. The Castle will also be open for visitors to explore free of charge.
Free entry to the public.
Venue:Hertford Castle, Hertford, SG14 1HR
Contact:Hertford Town Council
Tel:01992 552885

Sunday 10 June For six days

Event:Hertfordshire Festival of Music
Details: This year’s Festival explores the many ways in which musicians explore the hinterlands of everyday experience. Hertfordshire is blessed with lush countryside and replete with historic buildings, unusual architecture and many fine independent restaurants and hotels. The county town of Hertford also boasts a fascinating connection to Haydn who stayed here for several weeks in the Summer of 1791. It’s the perfect place to indulge in a flight of musical fancy.

For the first time, HFoM encompasses an entire week of concerts, talks, community engagement, and a masterclass. Tickets for HFoM events are generously priced, with an outstanding offer of just £2 per seat at our main events for anyone under 18, or in full-time education. The most expensive tickets in the Festival are only £25.
Venue:various locations
Contact:Clara Fiedler

Sunday 17 June for one day only

Event:Bayford Musical Gardens Day
Details: Bayford resident's open their gardens to the public: visit pretty cottage gardens and grand formal gardens whilst enjoying live music, cream teas, ploughmans' lunches, barbeques and bars a plenty. There's a children's trail, walks around the picturesque village, stalls and an art sale. Money raised is given to local charities. This year is the events' 30th anniversary and the team are looking to raise £30 000 bringing the total raised over the 30 years to £300,000.
Venue:Bayford Village
Contact:Charles Lambert
Tel:01992 511 380

Saturday 23 June 1 day only

Event:Sketch Club
Details: Saturday 23rd June 2018. 6.30 pm 8.30 pm
Enjoy a relaxed, friendly evening of drawing with wine and nibbles at Hertford Museum.
Professional instruction and ideal for beginners
£15 per person, includes all refreshments and materials.
Booking essential, either at the museum or www.ticketsource.co.uk
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey
Tel:01992 582686

Sunday 24 June 12noon - 5pm

Event:Hertford Castle Carnival And Fun Day
Details: Previously known as 'Carnival at the Castle', this event is organised by Hertford Rotary Club in partnership with Hertford town Council. There will be live entertainment throughout the day and over 50 stands will exhibit on the castle lawn offering clothes for sale to funfair games and charity stands.
Hertford Castle will be open for visitors to explore and this charity event is free of charge to attend.
This event will raise money for charity, donations welcome.
Venue:Hertford Castle, Hertford, SG14 1HR
Contact:Hertford Town Council
Tel:01992 552885

Sunday 24 June 12-5

Event:Hertford Carnival 2018
Details: Roll up, roll up! - Hertford Carnival takes place on Sunday 24 June 2018. See website and twitter for how to get involved. See you there!
Venue:Hertford Castle

Friday 29 June 1 day only

Event:Hertford – Around the World and Back with Mr Smith
Details: Illustrated photography talk and product launch
Saturday 29th June 2018. 6.30 pm 9.30 pm
Presenting a new range of images generously donated by Martin Smith in support of Hertford Museum. Meet Martin, learn about the fascinating storied behind his photographs and enjoy a glass of wine.
Open door event, free entry, donations welcome.
Venue:Hertford Museum
Contact:Ruth Hursey

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