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January 2021
Wed 20The de Argentein Family: Cup Bearers to Medieval Kings - Cancelled

David Wollweber

LDLH
Mon 25Mindful Monday - Online Get Together
Time: 13:00

A relaxing way to begin your week.
Join us for 45 mins on our virtual Mindful Monday session. We will send colouring sheets with images from the archives to colour in or bring your own project along.
Book your free ticket here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/mindful-monday-online-get-together-tickets-133671887213?aff=

NRO
Tue 26The Norwich Castle: Royal Palace Reborn Project—Principles and Processes
Time: 19:30

Dr Agata Gomolka, Project Assistant Curator, Norwich Castle - Online with Zoom

BAHS
Wed 27Online History Talk - Conserving Norwich’s Antarctic Heritage
Time: 13:00

Following his latest visit to the Antarctic Peninsula, Geoff Cooper will explain his role as a conservator for the UK Antarctic Heritage Trust, which includes looking after 3 historic huts built by Norwich firm Boulton and Paul.
No need to book Zoom link can be found here https://norfolkrecordofficeblog.org/events-online-spring-2021/

NRO
Wed 27Online History Talk - Conserving Norwich’s Antarctic Heritage
Time: 19:00

Following his latest visit to the Antarctic Peninsula, Geoff Cooper will explain his role as a conservator for the UK Antarctic Heritage Trust, which includes looking after 3 historic huts built by Norwich firm Boulton and Paul.
No need to book Zoom link can be found here https://norfolkrecordofficeblog.org/events-online-spring-2021/

NRO
Thu 28Shardlake's Norwich - CJ Sansom's Tombland and Kett's Rebellion

Paul Dickson

ALHS
Thu 28Caring for your Books and Documents at Home
Time: 11:00

Find out how you can look after your important family papers at home with our Senior Conservator, Nick Sellwood.
Book your free place here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/caring-for-your-books-and-documents-at-home-tickets-133695604151?aff=

NRO
February 2021
Tue 2Advanced Family History - Online Workshop
Time: 10:00

This online workshop will introduce you to new sources to help explore your family history.
Book your free ticket here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/advanced-family-history-online-workshop-tickets-133669512109?aff=

NRO
Wed 3The Black Death in Norfolk

Mark Bailey, 2.30pm - Postponed

WLHG
Wed 3How to Use Our New Online Catalogue
Time: 14:00

Short practical session on using our new online catalogue.
Book your free place here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/how-to-use-our-new-online-catalogue-tickets-133698793691?aff=

NRO
Fri 5Making a Notebook- Online Workshop
Time: 10:00

Have a go at making your very own small notebook inspired by documents in the Norfolk Record Office.
Book your free place here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/making-a-notebook-online-workshop-tickets-133691417629?aff=

NRO
Tue 9Small Bites- Workhouse Records
Time: 10:00

An introduction with a 30 min session with a talk and time for questions.
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/small-bites-workhouse-records-tickets-133677845033?aff=

NRO
Wed 10George Skipper
Time: 19:30

Richard Barnes
On line presentation ahead of the meeting. Zoom discussion with Richard on 10 February at 7.30 pm. Please see Society website for further information.

DHT
Fri 12Reading from the Archives
Time: 10:00

Join us for a half-hour relaxation whilst listening to stories from the archives.
The first session will look at migration.
Book your ticket to this free online event here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/reading-from-the-archives-tickets-133694464743

NRO
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Fri 19 Mar
Roman Coins From Rivers and Wells in Britain: Hoards or Gifts for the Gods?

Roger Bland - Online Presentation

GYLH
Sat 20In the Steps of King John
Time: 14:00

Mike Brown and Graham Sampson
Meet at Ferry Square, then drive to Clenchwarton, Church Road, for various locations.
Social follows at The Partridge Inn beer garden.
Contact clivejbond@ao.com, 01553 671239, before day of event.

WNKL
Mon 22Caring for your Books and Documents at Home
Time: 13:00

Find out how you can look after your important family papers at home with our Senior Conservator, Nick Sellwood.
Book your free place here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/caring-for-your-books-and-documents-at-home-tickets-133696699427?aff=

NRO
Tue 23Eighteenth-century East Anglian Antiquaries
Time: 19:30

Dr Lucilla Burn - Online with Zoom

BAHS
Wed 24Online History Talk - The Women’s Suffrage Movement in Great Yarmouth
Time: 13:00

The rare survival of the Yarmouth Suffrage Society minute book means that we can analyse the suffrage movement in a typical provincial town. With Frank Meeres.
No need to book Zoom link can be found here https://norfolkrecordofficeblog.org/events-online-spring-2021/

NRO
Wed 24Online History Talk - The Women’s Suffrage Movement in Great Yarmouth
Time: 19:00

The rare survival of the Yarmouth Suffrage Society minute book means that we can analyse the suffrage movement in a typical provincial town. With Frank Meeres.
No need to book Zoom link can be found here https://norfolkrecordofficeblog.org/events-online-spring-2021/

NRO
Thu 25The Walsingham Study

Ian Hinton, Norfolk Historic Buildings Group

ALHS
Fri 26Introduction to House History - Online Workshop
Time: 10:00

This workshop is designed to help you use online sources to begin discovering the History of your House from home.
Book your free ticket here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/introduction-to-house-history-online-workshop-tickets-133354217053?aff=

NRO
March 2021
Wed 3Binham Priory

Nicholas Vincent 7.30pm - Postponed

WLHG
Wed 3Quiz Evening with the Norfolk Record Office
Time: 19:00

Join us for a fun evening to test your knowledge of Norfolk history, and maybe learning something new along the way.
No need to book Zoom link can be found here https://norfolkrecordofficeblog.org/events-online-spring-2021/

NRO
Thu 4What the Victorians threw away

Dr Tom Licence (UEA)

WHS
Thu 4How to Use Our New Online Catalogue
Time: 10:00

Short practical session on using our new online catalogue.
Book your free ticket here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/how-to-use-our-new-online-catalogue-tickets-133700167801?aff=

NRO
Tue 9Introduction to Family History - Online Workshop
Time: 10:00

This online workshop will help you take your first steps into exploring your family history.
Book your free ticket here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/introduction-to-family-history-online-workshop-tickets-133668446923?aff=

NRO
Wed 10Digging Sedgeford: 25 years of Archaeological Research
Time: 19:30

Gary Rossin
On line presentation ahead of the meeting. Zoom discussion with Gary on 10 March at 7.30 pm. Please see Society website for further information.

DHT
Wed 10The Norfolk and Norwich Nurses’ Registers, 1900-28
Time: 13:00

For International Women's Day find out what Daryl Long had discovered in the first three volumes of these registers.

No need to book Zoom link can be found here https://norfolkrecordofficeblog.org/events-online-spring-2021/

NRO
Mon 15Mindful Monday - Online Get Together
Time: 10:00

A relaxing way to begin your week.
Join us for 45 mins on our virtual Mindful Monday session. We will send colouring sheets with images from the archives to colour in or bring your own project along.
Book your free ticket here
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/mindful-monday-online-get-together-tickets-133676707631?aff=

NRO
Tue 16Norfolk Wildlife Trust’s Roydon Common and Grimston Warren Nature Reserves and their Archaeology
Time: 16:00

Dr. Clive Jonathon Bond
Meet at Roydon Common, Lynn Road PE32 1A, at the newly refurbished Norfolk
Wildlife Trust Western car park, with picnic in hand
Contact clivejbond@ao.com, 01553 671239, before day of event.

WNKL
Wed 17Online History Talk - The Civil War Petitions Project
Time: 13:00

Professor Andrew Hopper, will showcase the evidence in the Norfolk Record Office that demonstrates the care and welfare afforded to maimed soldiers, war widows and orphans of the English Civil Wars.
No need to book Zoom link can be found here https://norfolkrecordofficeblog.org/events-online-spring-2021/

NRO
Wed 17Online History Talk - The Civil War Petitions Project
Time: 19:00

Professor Andrew Hopper, will showcase the evidence in the Norfolk Record Office that demonstrates the care and welfare afforded to maimed soldiers, war widows and orphans of the English Civil Wars.
No need to book Zoom link can be found here https://norfolkrecordofficeblog.org/events-online-spring-2021/

NRO
Fri 19Scrapbooking- Online Workshop
Time: 10:00

Have a go at making your very own scrapbook inspired by documents in the Norfolk Record Office.
Book your free place here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/scrapbooking-online-workshop-tickets-133693072579?aff=

NRO
Mon 22Advanced Family History - Online Workshop
Time: 13:00

This online workshop will introduce you to new sources to help explore your family history.
Book your free ticket here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/advanced-family-history-online-workshop-tickets-133671461941?aff=

NRO
Thu 25Introduction to House History - Online Workshop
Time: 10:00

This workshop is designed to help you use online sources to begin discovering the History of your House from home.
Book your free ticket here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/introduction-to-house-history-online-workshop-tickets-133354534001?aff=

NRO
Fri 26Small Bites-Settlement Papers
Time: 10:00

A 30 min session with a talk and time for questions.
Book your free ticket https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/small-bites-settlement-papers-tickets-133686234125?aff=

NRO
Tue 30The Grand Tour and Beyond
Time: 19:30

Victoria Draper, Norfolk Record Office - Online with Zoom

BAHS
April 2021
Thu 1Hempton Priory

Matthew Champion

WHS
Wed 7Early Policing in Wells II

Steve Adcock 7.30pm

WLHG
Wed 14AGMDHT
Tue 20The Open Fields of South-West Norfolk – A Midlands System in East Anglia?

Michael Medlar

 
Tue 20Tydd St Mary RFC Landing Ground: The Archaeological Survey in 2014
Time: 18:00

Paul Markillie & Dr. Clive Jonathon Bond
Meet at Markillie S. & Son Ltd, Grange Farm, Tydd St Mary, with a picnic in hand.
Contact clivejbond@ao.com, 01553 671239, before day of event.

WNKL
Tue 27Travels in the footsteps of James Baillie Fraser
Time: 19:30

Dr Ben Cartwright - Online with Zoom

BAHS
May 2021
Wed 5Blickling Hall

Liz & Robert Scott 7.30pm

WLHG
Thu 6Lucy Lavers return to Dunkirk 75 years on

Simon Garnier

WHS
Wed 12AGM & members social evening

7.30pm

WLHG
Wed 12Making tracks through Mid-Norfolk
Time: 19:30

Dr Patrick Anstey
On line presentation ahead of the meeting. Zoom discussion with Patrick on 12 May at 7.30 pm. Please see Society website for further information.

DHT
June 2021
Wed 9John Abel - horse-dealer of Norwich
Time: 19:30

Judith Havens
On line presentation ahead of the meeting. Zoom discussion with Judith on 9 June at 7.30 pm. Please see website for further information.

DHT
   

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