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  • You can apply for as many talks as you like 
  • For the time being these will be allocated on a first come first served basis.
  • Once we have your payment we will confirm your place, then send you a link with instructions on how to join the talk (subject to meeting minimum numbers)
  • You can pay either by cash, cheque or BACS, prices vary between £3-£4 for each Zoom
  • Apply by downloadable form (January Zoom Talks)
  • Apply by downloadable form (February Zoom Talks)
  • or Telephone: 01603 624580
  • or Email Helen at admin@norfolkwi.org.uk

January

DateTimeTopicSubjectCost

Mon 18th

10.30

Charity

Dogs for good

Lydia Martin – Dogs for Good

Dogs for Good is a charity, exploring ways dogs can help people overcome specific challenges and enrich and improve lives and communities. Our dogs can be trained to do many everyday tasks Our work supports adults and children with a range of disabilities and also children with autism through the help of a specially trained dog

£3

Thurs 21st

2 pm

History

Bawdy Baronet

Peter Hague –The Bawdy Baronet

Favourite pastimes of the rakish baronet - Sir Francis Dashwood. We look at his home at West Wycombe Park, Buckinghamshire, its theatrical grounds and the man himself - founder of the notorious Hell Fire Club

£3

Thurs 26th

7 pm

History

Charles Dickens

David Allen

The Amazing Mr Dickens

An Affectionate romp through the life of the world’s greatest storyteller, from his early life working in a factory to his life as a writer. Readings from some of his popular works, including Oliver Twist & Great Expectations.

£4

Wed 27th

2 pm

Entertainment

Blessed are the Cheesemakers

John Pearson-

Blessed are the Cheesemakers

John has spent all his working life in the food industry, primarily with M&S. In 2011 he was appointed “Cheese Personality of the Year” by the British Cheese Board.

In this talk, he will describe some of his encounters with suppliers and impossible customers, be ready for some cheesy laughs!

£3

February

DateTimeTopicSubjectCost

Mon 1st

7 pm

Gardening Quiz

Simon White - Gardening Quiz

Come join in with this fun gardening quiz

Do you know your weeds from your flowers or all the different varieties of roses?

if you think you do this is the quiz for you

£3

Wed 3rd

2 pm

Local History

Richard Matthews – The story of Dragon Hall

How it was built,

lost after the 15th century,

and rediscovered in the late 20th century'

£3

Wed 17th

2.30 pm

Well-Being

Penny Simmonds – Let your feet do the talking!

- an insight into what your feet can tell us about your personality and health.

Penny will refer to anonymous photos of group member's feet, to be shared during the session, and provide an insight into what your feet are telling us.

£3

Tue 23rd

7 pm

Nature

Saffron Summers - When birds sing

Experience and learn the wonders of birdsong from a musician’s perspective.

A wonderful journey of Birdsong and music for wellbeing.

£3