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Christmas at The Firs

Upcoming events

Create a Christmas Cracker

Wed 19 Dec 2018
10:00-15:30
Create a Christmas cracker at The Firs. The Victorians were all about new inventions and Christmas was a time for making fun ones like Christmas crackers. We have the bang, the jokes and the wrapping so give it a go at The Firs!

Christmas Card Cottage Colouring

Wed 19 Dec 2018
10:30-15:30
Come and colour in your own Christmas card whilst exploring the cottage. Find objects hidden in the rooms to match your Christmas card illustration, colour in each as you go until you discover all of the festive finds.

The Carice Trio

Sat 22 Dec 2018
11:00-11:45
Members of the Carice Trio will perform original and arranged Christmas themed music by English composers. Offering a programme of trios, duets and solos – all with a seasonal flavour.

Mr Phoebus at The Firs - Ride a Penny Farthing

Sat 22 Dec 2018
11:00-16:00
Imagine a completely unique experience where you can learn, touch, even sit upon an Iconic piece of Victorian history. Available to adults and children.

Elgar Insights

Sun 06 Jan 2019
12:00-12:30
What was the famous 'Enigma' ? Did he really write 'Land of Hope and Glory' ? Who was 'Nimrod' ? These are just some of the topics explored, and you may find there's some real surprises!

An Audience with Corinne Frost

Fri 18 Jan 2019
11:30-12:15
Come and listen to Corinne playing solo cello including Elgar and other English music. Corrinne will interact with the audience with lively ancedotes.
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