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September 2021
Tue 28Nelson, the Norfolk Hero

Charles Lewis
Zoom only meeting

BAHS
Wed 29Paston Footprints - The Royal Game by Anne O’Brien
Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Discover how 3 Paston women came from nowhere to challenge the course of history.
This is a hybrid event, with a small in-person audience at The Archive Centre and an online audience.
For more details https://norfolkrecordofficeblog.org/paston-footprints-events/

NRO
Thu 30Introduction to House History - Online Workshop
Time: 10:00 - 10:00

Using a mixture of historical maps, census returns, trade directories, and wills to find out how to trace the history of the fabric of your building and it’s previous owners and inhabitants. Booking info https://norfolkrecordofficeblog.org/events-late-summer-autumn/

NRO
October 2021
Wed 6Paston Footprints - The Heraldry of the Pastons By Dr John Alban
Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Discover how the heraldry of the Pastons was inextricably linked with the family’s pedigree and, in particular, was a powerful instrument in the family’s assertion of its antiquity and status within society in the fifteenth century and later.
This is a hybrid event, with a small in-person audience at The Archive Centre and an online audience.
For more details https://norfolkrecordofficeblog.org/paston-footprints-events/

NRO
Thu 7Online How to ... Use Our New Online Catalogue
Time: 14:00 - 14:30

Some tips and tricks for searching for a range of documents, and explain how these can be placed on the clipboard.
Booking info https://norfolkrecordofficeblog.org/events-late-summer-autumn/

NRO
Mon 11Introduction to Family History - Online Workshop
Time: 14:00 - 15:00

Discover some tips on collecting materials and memories within your immediate family before finding out how to use census records, civil registration, and parish registers to trace your ancestors. Booking info https://norfolkrecordofficeblog.org/events-late-summer-autumn/

NRO
Wed 13The Norwich Castle: Gateway to Medieval England Project
Time: 19:30

Dr Robin Hanley
Trinity Methodist Church Hall

DHT
Wed 13Paston Footprints - Paston Heritage and the Support of Wellbeing Dr Rob Knee
Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Rob Knee describes the Paston Footprints project’s provision of engaging heritage experiences.
This is a hybrid event, with a small in-person audience at The Archive Centre and an online audience.
For more details https://norfolkrecordofficeblog.org/paston-footprints-events/

NRO
Wed 20Paston Footprints - Finding New Footprints of Paston and Oxnead Halls By Peter Stibbons
Time: 13:00 - 14:00

New research has revealed information and changes in understanding about the Paston homes,
This is a hybrid event, with a small in-person audience at The Archive Centre and an online audience.
For more details https://norfolkrecordofficeblog.org/paston-footprints-events/

NRO
Thu 21Paston Footprints -Data Impact Visualisation Workshop with Dr Karen Smyth
Time: 11:00 - 12:30

In this 90 minute workshop Dr Karen Smyth, Senior Lecturer in Literature at UEA, will help you explore how to present data gleaned from archives that is engaging and has impact.
For more details https://norfolkrecordofficeblog.org/paston-footprints-events/

NRO
Tue 26Blickling Belles – The Georgian Daughters of Blickling Hall
Time: 19:30

Kate Barnes
Cley Village Hall & on Zoom

BAHS
Wed 27Paston Footprints - Touching Paston Lives By Dr Karen Smyth
Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Karen explores the challenges in telling the Paston stories that deal with emotions, politics and morality from a bygone age.
This is a hybrid event, with a small in-person audience at The Archive Centre and an online audience.
For more details https://norfolkrecordofficeblog.org/paston-footprints-events/

NRO
November 2021
Wed 10Hobbies of Dereham
Time: 19:30

Martin Flegg
Trinity Methodist Church Hall

DHT
Tue 30Privateers, the press gang & service in the Sea Fencibles - the pressures on Blakeney & Cley’s seafarers c.1800
Time: 19:30

Margaret Bird
Followed by short AGM
Cley Village Hall & on Zoom

 
Tue 30Privateers, the press gang & service in the Sea Fencibles: the pressures on Blakeney & Cley’s seafarers c.1800

Margaret Bird
Followed by short AGM
Cley Village Hall & on Zoom

BAHS
December 2021
Wed 8A Tudor Christmas
Time: 19:30

A Tudor Christmas
Trinity Methodist Church Hall

DHT
January 2022
Wed 12The life and mysteries of St Withburga
Time: 19:30

Rod Chapman
Trinity Methodist Church Hall

DHT
   

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