adultlearningProgramme of Meetings & Social Events 2016/2017

Mildenhall Museum Society holds an annual programme of adult learning lectures through the year on a range of subjects. We are also developing a new programme of creative activities for adults.
All events start at 7.30pm unless stated otherwise


5th January                  AGM – 7.30 sharp
Your chance to make your voice heard!     

2nd February    “Words, Wheat and Wuffings”    James Marston,   Miller and Wordsmith

Friday 14th Feb at 2.00 pm. Rev Sue Leathley will come to the Museum in Nepalese Dress and talk about her Life in Bhutan and Nepal.

2nd March         “East Anglian Wildlife”                    Kevin Sawford, Prize winning wildlife photographer

Monday 6th March                     Travels in India                                               Stephanie Palmer
Illustrated talk at 2 p.m                                   (NOTE TIME)

6th April            “There Is No Such Thing as A Good Tax”        Sarah Doig
A light hearted look at the history of taxation to prepare you for the new tax year!

4th May                  The Warrens of Breckland                               Anne Mason
                                                                                              Chair of Friends of Thetford Forest

Friday May 12th      Fish n’ Chip Quiz Supper at the Jubilee Centre 7.30 – 10.00 pm

1st June                        Life of Duleep Singh                                   Karen-Emma White

Friday July 28th        Museum Summer Garden Party   Hosted by Hazel Traylen and Mike Philcox at Hereward House, 2A Hereward Avenue, IP28 7LW
Parking is along the road at the back of St Mary’s School.  Only disabled parking is available on the driveway.  Hereward House is also known as the Old Vicarage.

Only six tickets left as at 15th July

7th September            “From Fame to Shame”                        Ruth Miller
                                    History of the Foundling Hospital

5th October                  Personal Memories of Old Mildenhall            David Turner, Bob Cocksedge
                                       Plus a Display of trading and local shops       and friends

10th November            An Evening with Joyce Grenfell                    Gillian Grinham
                                        RIVERSIDE HOTEL DINNER                        t.b.c.

Thank you to all the members who have suggested talks and speakers.

Meetings start at 7.30pm at the museum and are followed by refreshments.