Dates and Diary


 

Practice on Thursday 12th is definitely cancelled.

Also, the Council require the premises as usual for the local elections on May 3rd.  The practice on May 3rd will take place at The Elms (off Unthanks Road and near Park Lane).

We do not meet on Bank Holiday Mondays or during August except for the Thursday group which continues throughout.


Dates and times are subject to change so please check this page regularly.

For choir performances as a rule of thumb arrive 45 minutes before the performance.  Always wear choir colours black and purple and a choir badge.


2018

May 

May 7th

May day fair at Heigham Park. Time TBC.

Map

Time TBC

May 26th 2018

Meg’s Singing Workshop 11 - 12.30 pm

at Mangreen Country House.

All welcome.  

Songs to lift your spirits £10 11am.12-30pm Wayside Medicine £15 2- 5pm

£20 if you attend both workshops 


June 

June 9th 2018

Big Sing 2 pm to 5.15 pm.

St George’s Church Hall, Sprowston Road.  Map.

This venue is easy to find with good acoustics and parking.  It is an important rehearsal to prepare for the concert on 29th July.

The cost will be £5  (it's normally £8 but on this ocassion will be subsidised from the Social fund).


June 10th

The Bishop’s Garden, Norwich Cathedral 2 pm

The Bishop of Norwich will be opening the gates of his private garden for the public to view the amazing hidden garden in the centre of Norwich.

Raising money for The Norfolk and Norwich Association for the Blind.

More information here. 

Please arrive 1.15 pm to warm up.  Meet outside the cafe.


June 16th

Busking in central Norwich

2 pm

Meet outside the library/Forum.

An important publicity event to let people know about our important tenth birthday concerts.


June 30th 2018

6.30 pm Summer buffet party at Maryrose’s house. 

£10 which includes buffet, alcohol and soft drinks.

All welcome, open to friends and family.  

Entertainment will be provided by choir members.  Let Meg know if you have an act.

Mid May we will begin to take payments.

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July 29th 2018

An afternoon of song and stories Paul Jackson with 

Norwich Community Choir

Sunday 29th July 2018

The Noverre Ballroom, Assembly House, Norwich 2 pm.  You will need to be available to rehearse in the morning (10.30-12.30 pm) with the storyteller Paul Jackson.  This will be part of Norfolk Day.


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September 


October  

October 13th 2018 Quiz

6.45 for 7.30 pm Quiz

At Eaton Golf Club.


November

November 17th Saturday 

Big Sing 2 pm to 5.15 pm.

In preparation for our Cathedral concert.

Venue TBC


November 24th 2018

10th Birthday Celebration Concert will be on the evening of 

Saturday 24th November 2018

at Norwich Cathedral 7.30 pm

You will need to be available for the afternoon also:

Arrive at the 4.15 pm for rehearsal finishing at 6.30 pm.

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December

Saturday 1st December 2018

Global Village Market at the Forum Norwich

1.10 pm  Warm up 12.40 pm

Sing for an hour with a break in the middle

Mulled wine provided


Tuesday 4th December 2018

Mancroft Carol Service

Service starts at 7.30 pm

Please arrive at 6.30 pm

Saturday 8th December 2018

Mancroft Concert 

Shared with the very good Poringland Singers and schools choir.

Starts at 7 pm.

You may be needed to attend in the afternoon for a sound test.

Monday 10th December 2018

Carol Service for Nelson’s Journey

Service starts at 6.30 pm

Buffet for choir afterwrd

Octagon Barn Ltd

Bungay Road, Norwich, NR14


Saturday 15th December 2018

Carol Service St Mary and St Margaret’s church Sprowston

6 pm

Saint Marys Grove & Saint Margarets Drive

Norwich, NR7 8AW, England

Arrive  5.15 pm


Sunday 16th December 2018

Sing St Andrews Hall 1 pm

Food Fair


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PAST EVENTS 

2017

December


Saturday 2nd December 

Sing 

1.10 pm (ten past one).  

Global Market at the Forum, Norwich.

Singing carols for about an hour with a break half way for mulled wine.

Meet 1240 near the entrance.

We will be singing outside but under cover.


Tuesday 5th December 

Carol Service  7.30 pm

Arrive one hour before the service.  Put belonging downstairs then return for sound test. 

St Peter Mancroft Church Norwich 

O Holy Night

When a Child

Tomorrow Shall be

Candlelight

Winter Wonderland

Saturday 9th December 

2.30 pm 

Arrive 1.30 pm

Carol Concert 

St George’s Church, Sprowston Road

Monday 11th December 

Carol Service for Nelson’s Journey 6.30 pm

Arrive 5.30 pm

Refreshments afterwards.

Singing: Candlelight Carol, O Holy Night, Field Mice Carol and Winter Wonderland.

The Octagon, Little Plumstead.   

Hospital Rd, Little Plumstead,  NR13 5FH


Wednesday 13th December      

Concert  

At The Octagon, Colegate, Norwich, NR3 1BN

7 pm

Arrive 6 pm

A CD will be made of this concert.

Octagon Norwich Candlelit

An amazing building to sing in and a first for us!

At The Octagon, Colegate, Norwich, NR3 1BN

Come and join us for an evening of choral performance. The Norwich Community Choir will be performing a selection of carols and Christmas songs to entertain and delight. Mulled wine and mince pies will be served at the interval and are included in the ticket price. All welcome. 

The evening is in aid of AGE UK NORFOLK, Arnolds Keys' charity of the year 2017. This is the finale event and culminates a year of fundraising for the property services firm.

TO BOOK CLICK HERE

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Fridday 15th December 

Concert 

at Costessey Methodist Church, Norwich Road. 

7 - 9 pm

Arrive 6 pm

Tickets: £5.  Email Ray or phone or phone 01603 743345. 


Saturday 16th December 

Carol Service St Mary and St Margaret’s church Sprowston

6 pmSaint Marys Grove & Saint Margarets Drive

Norwich, NR7 8AW, England

Arrive  5.15 pm

When a Child

Tomorrow Shall Be

O Holy

Winter Wonderland

I think we will be singing The Drummer Boy with the band but I haven’t received the music yet!

Try to arrive 5.30 pm.  There is nowhere to warm up but we do need to sort out seating. 

Church Lane, Sprowston, NR7 8AW



 

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Saint Marys Grove & Saint Margarets Drive

Norwich, NR7 8AW, EnglandJune 30th 2018