2021 Winter season: Coffee morning, concert and winter talks
We are delighted to announce the return of favourite annual events. Reduced seating capacity will be in place, appropriate to the event (along with restrictions on numbers in the room for the book-sale.)
Christmas Coffee Morning: Saturday 4th December. 10.00am – 12.00 noon. Pick up presents with a local flavour, as well as catching up with friends over seasonal refreshments.
Christmas Concert with Parnham Voices: Friday 10th December at 7.30pm.
Tickets are now on sale. Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or pop into the museum any Friday 10 – 12 noon.;
Our popular winter talks return, all on Tuesdays at 2.30pm. £3 per person entry. First come, first served for seating.
5 objects that define the history of Beaminster by team from the Museum.
Following Neil McGregors concept for talks on BBC 4 on history in 100 objects, a number of our volunteers will be each taking an object from our museum display and explaining its significance in the history of Beaminster.
4th January Mr Hearne’s Long Walk by Brian Earl
18th January A History of Corscombe by Freda Hennessy
1st February Coker Canvas – a History of Sailcloth by Richard Sims
15th February Smuggling and the Dorset Connection by Trevor Ware
1st March The Durotrigian to Roman transition in West Dorset by Matthew Kirkman
More details available shortly on the above talks.