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Local History Networking Event

Local History Networking Event 150 150 Dustin Frazier Wood

Local History Networking Event Saturday, 22 February 2020 9.30-16.00, Spalding Baptist Church, Swan Street, Spalding, PE11 1BP SGS invites representatives of local museums, libraries, archives, volunteering organisations and research groups and projects to joins us for a local history networking day on Saturday, 22 February 2020. Attendees will hear from other collections and groups from…

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Hannah Saunders, Artist in Residence

Hannah Saunders, Artist in Residence 150 150 Dustin Frazier Wood

HANNAH SAUNDERS, ARTIST IN RESIDENCE Hannah Saunders is an Artist, Medieval Art Historian, Creative Producer and Curator based in the Fenlands. Her work has been exhibited internationally, featured in publications including Dazed & Confused and Fotografia, and her first radio series Isle of Thorns was broadcast on BBC Cambridgeshire in 2019.  Her most recent work…

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Next Open Sunday in February

Next Open Sunday in February 150 150 Nick Casswell

We will be giving our hard working stewards a rest in January. Our next Open Sunday will be on February 16th.   More details will be posted towards the end of January.   Happy New Year

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Open Sunday December 29th

Open Sunday December 29th 150 150 Nick Casswell

Our December Open Sunday will be on the 29th not the third Sunday in the month. We hope this will give Christmas holiday visitors to Spalding a chance to look round our intriguing museum. You will find one or two new displays, including one incorporating some of our unique archival material with early Society artefacts.…

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General Knowledge Quiz

General Knowledge Quiz 150 150 Dustin Frazier Wood

A Quiz for all the Family   The Spalding Gentlemen’s Society is an accredited museum and a registered charity. We have created a NEW quiz to help raise funds for our current and future funding needs. It is 100 questions and the theme is ‘General Knowledge’. The entry fee is a minimum of £1, other…

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Open Sunday

Open Sunday 150 150 Nick Casswell

The Museum will be open to the public and members alike on Sunday November 17th between 2pm and 4pm.   There is no need to pre-book and you do not have to take part in a guided tour. Take your time to explore the varied and curious items in our collection. Our friendly stewards will…

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Open Sunday

Open Sunday 150 150 Nick Casswell

The Museum will be open to the public and members alike on Sunday October 20th between 2pm and 4pm.   There is no need to pre-book and you do not have to take part in a guided tour. Take your time to explore the varied and curious items in our collection. Our friendly stewards will…

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Heritage Open Day September 22nd

Heritage Open Day September 22nd 150 150 Nick Casswell

Our next Open Day is on Sunday September 22nd. The Museum will be open to the public between 11:00 and 16:00. There is no need to book, no admission charge and you are free to wonder round at your leisure. Our friendly guides will be happy to try and answer questions. This event is part…

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Pictures Plus Quiz results July 2019

Pictures Plus Quiz results July 2019 150 150 Nick Casswell

‘PICTURES PLUS’   QUIZ RESULTS   THERE WERE SIX WINNERS WHO SHARE THE £35 POT, THEY WERE: B. STONE from Sussex F. DAVEY from Lincolnshire C. CHANTLER from Somerset J. BAKER from Derbyshire D. WINFIELD from Staffordshire C. CHAPPLE from Fife   THE AMOUNT RAISED WAS £208 FROM 67 ENTRIES MANY THANKS TO ALL THAT…

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Open Sunday

Open Sunday 150 150 Nick Casswell

The Museum will be open to the public and members alike on Sunday July 21st between 2pm and 4pm.   There is no need to pre-book and you do not have to take part in a guided tour. Take your time to explore the varied and curious items in our collection. Our friendly stewards will…

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