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CANCELLED: Poverty - Must the poor always be with us?
John Garrett memorial lecture Speaker Pat Hollis, Rt. Hon. Baroness Hollis of Heigham DL This lecture will look at the range of policies towards alleviating poverty, including controversies about social security ...
Friday 23rd February 2018 at 19:00
- Thomas Paine Study Centre Lecture Theatre
CANCELLED: A new age of anxiety? - Dragon Hall Debates at The Fo
With an epidemic amongst young people in depression and anxiety, and policy-makers now looking at ways of addressing public wellbeing, we ask if we are living in a new age of anxiety. Political economist Will Davies...
Monday 26th February 2018 at 19:30
- Millennium Library
CANCELLED Apocalypses Now
"This civilisation is finished" Dr Rupert Read, response from Deepak Rughani (Co-founder Biofuelwatch)
Tuesday 27th February 2018 at 18:15
- Thomas Paine Study Centre
Vigil for Peace
Friends. The next peace vigil will be held at Midday - 1pm Saturday 3rd March meet outside Saint Peter Mancroft Church Bring petitions, leaflets and love. In peace. (Vigils are monthly at the same time and lo...
Saturday 3rd March 2018 at 12:00
- St Peter Mancroft Church
Grapes Hill Community Garden Annual General Meeting
Tuesday 6th March 2018 – Annual General Meeting 7pm to 8.30pm. The Chapel, Douro Place, Norwich, NR2 4BQ. All welcome including non-members. We hope to be electing some new members to the committee and give you ...
Tuesday 6th March 2018 at 19:00
The Grapes Hill Community Garden Group - The Chapel
Ceilidh fundraiser for Freedom from Torture
With thanks to The Marisco Trio for donating their time & skills. Bar, tea, coffee available. Tickets from: 01603 483523
Saturday 10th March 2018 at 19:15
- Trinity United Reformed Church Hall
Sunday afternoon Gardening get-togethers
Participate in your community garden! Get your hands dirty! Sundays 11th and 25th March, 8th and 22nd April, May 20th, 10th and 24th June 2018. Plus Saturday 5th May from 2 - 4pm to tidy up the day before the first...
Sunday 11th March 2018 at 14:00
The Grapes Hill Community Garden Group - Grapes Hill Community Garden
Apocalypses Now
"That we carry on like this IS the catastrophe" Chris Hedges (Pulitzer Prize Winner), response from Dr Rupert Read. This event is followed by a drinks reception which is free and open to all.
Tuesday 13th March 2018 at 18:15
- Thomas Paine Study Centre
Probing past climates using trees and thermometers
Prof Tim Osborn - School of Environmental Sciences and Climatic Research Unit Human activity is causing changes to our climate that are greater and faster than the natural variations we previously experienced. But ...
Tuesday 13th March 2018 at 18:30
- Julian Study Centre Lecture Theatre
The 'new' political arithmetic of poverty
The School of Education and Lifelong Learning presents a series of research seminars from five key speakers in the field of education. This session will be presented by Prof Stephen Gorard, Professor of Education a...
Wednesday 14th March 2018 at 17:30
- Julian Study Centre room 2.02
New Thursday afternoon volunteer gardening sessions
Thursdays: March 15th & 29th; April 12th & 26th; May 10th & 24th; June 14th & 28th. A chance for some hands-on participation in your community garden with an educational twist. Learn from our own pa...
Thursday 15th March 2018 at 14:00
The Grapes Hill Community Garden Group - Grapes Hill Community Garden
The Peace Cycle - Film
A unique documentary film of the first ever international Peace Cycle 3,500 km from London to Jerusalem in 2004 Followed by a short address by Cllr Lesley Grahame and Q&A
Thursday 19th April 2018 at 19:00
- Auditorium, The Forum
Who's afraid of populism? Dragon Hall Debates at The Forum
The election of Donald Trump, the threat of populists in France and the Netherlands – not to mention in Poland, Hungary and Turkey – has caused some to fear for the health of liberal democracy itself. Why are so...
Monday 23rd April 2018 at 19:30
- Millennium Library
Family Fun and Nature Day with Hawks and Owls community sculptur
Nature in the Garden with Hawks and Owls plus nest box building workshops and help create a community sculpture in the garden. Sunday 6th May 2018 Registered Charity Number 1156616. If you would like to volunteer...
Sunday 6th May 2018 at 11:00
The Grapes Hill Community Garden Group - Grapes Hill Community Garden