Full Events Listing 2012

Date Title
28 Sept Norfolk Black History Month Launch Event
29 Sept The Plugg presents ONRA & Submotion Orchestra
30 Sept Football Unites, Racism Divides
30 Sept Black History Month Family Festival
30 Sept African Café – family cookery workshop CANCELLED
Throughout BHM Read & Share
Throughout BHM African Stories & Craft Sessions
Throughout BHM Develop Your Skills
Throughout October Smash Mouth Education and Rai2Ban
Throughout October Danny Keen Retrospective Exhibition
Throughout October Another Voice That Speaks
1-7 Oct BHM African Market
1-14 Oct Containing Multitudes Exhibition
1 Oct Containing Multitudes Introductory Lecture
2 Oct Autumn INSET Evening for teachers
2 Oct BHM – 1968 at the Mexico Games
2 Oct Richard Street
2 Oct Osiligi Maasai Warrior Troupe
2 Oct Mark Bassey & Simon Brown Trio
3 Oct Obama and Oprah
3 Oct Dixie Mix
3 Oct Dub Colossus Dub Band + Support
4 Oct Black Presence in Norfolk 1589 to 1883
4 Oct The Joy of Healthy Eating
4 Oct Red Tails
5 Oct Hollywood Representations
5 Oct Blonde on Black
6 Oct Decadance
7 Oct Amandla! A Revolution in Four Part Harmony
8 Oct Joy Kwesiga
8-21 Oct African Market at Castle Mall
8 Oct The Williams’ Plantation
8 Oct Black History Month Pub Quiz
9 Oct Team Uganda Mission 2012
9 Oct White Maps, Black Routes
9 Oct Kate Williams Quartet
10 Oct Teofilo Stevenson
10 Oct The Skints + support
10 Oct Andy Cooper Mainstream Jazz
11 Oct Harry Belafonte
11 Oct Toni Morrison lecture
11 Oct Pangaea
12 Oct Team Uganda Mission 2012
12 Oct It’s a Gas! Gas! Gas!
12 Oct Cold Specks (John Peel Festival of New Music)
12 Oct Beatfix BHM Special
13 Oct Norwich ‘Through My Eyes’ Exhibition
13 Oct The Magdalen-Augustine Street Celebration
13 Oct Remembering the Founders
14-18 Oct Norfolk’s Hidden Heritage
14 Oct Stormy Weather
15 Oct Baking Craft with Tendai
15 Oct Minority Networking
16 Oct British & Muslim: The Story of Islam in Norfolk
16-20 Oct Julius Caesar RSC
16 Oct Time Zone
17 Oct Joanna Eden
18 Oct The Harder They Come
19 Oct Celebrating Clive Lewis
19 Oct Sojourn in Rhythm
20 Oct Tambai! African Family Afternoon
20 Oct Sundiata, the Lion King of Mali
20 Oct Made in Norfolk presents Stoned Cherrie
20 Oct Disability is not Inability
20 Oct Celebrating Francis Ampofo
21, 29, 31 Oct Tinga-Tinga Tales
21 Oct BHM meets The Big Draw
21 Oct Marley
21 Oct Dan Friend
21 Oct Joan Armatrading
24, 25 Oct, 1 Nov How Norfolk Got the Groove
24 Oct Stardust Melodies
26 Oct Celebrating Benjamin Mwaruwari
26 Oct BHM All Star Jam Session
26 & 27 Oct Stephen K Amos – Laughter is My Agenda
27 Oct – 3 Nov Danny Keen – Abstract Paintings
27, 28 Oct How Lion Became King of Tinga Tinga Land
27 Oct Wangaria Maathai
28 Oct Marigold Man – the public performance CANCELLED
28 Oct Benda Bilili!
29, 30, 31 Oct All About Africa
29, 31 Oct, 2 Nov Anansi the Spider – story time
29 Oct – 4 Nov BHM African Market
29 Oct Our Life in Zimbabwe
30 Oct Making Ndebele Houses
30 Oct African Film Evening – Zeka Laplaine
30 Oct Nigel Price Hammond Organ Trio
31 Oct African Drumming and Dance for all the family
31 Oct Tom Harris Trio
31 Oct Nigel Price Hammond Organ Groove
1 Nov Soweto Kinch
2 Nov Flag Fun Time
2 Nov Caribbean Stories and Craft Time
2 Nov The Mingus Project Jazz Concert
2 Nov Geno Washington’s Yo Yo Blues!
3 Nov BHM Finale: Seckou Keita Band + DJ session

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1 Nov Soweto Kinch
2 Nov Flag Fun Time
2 Nov Caribbean Stories and Craft Time
2 Nov The Mingus Project Jazz Concert
2 Nov Geno Washington’s Yo Yo Blues!
3 Nov BHM Finale: Seckou Keita Band + DJ session

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