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Mon, 10 March, 2014 – Fri, 25 April, 2014

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An exhibition to celebrate the end of The Spring’s Heritage Lottery Fund project which has included working alongside local artists Tom Bennett and Kirstie Crout, Warblington School students and the volunteer Museum Stewards. HLF funding has made possible the... Read more…
Start: Mon, 10 March, 2014 10:00 am
Venue: Mezzanine Gallery
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, 56 East Street, Havant, PO9 1BS

Leather and Velvet: 1940s Shoes and Accessories

Thu, 3 April, 2014 – Thu, 19 June, 2014

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3rd April – 19th June This collection displays a unique range of fashions in footwear, jewellery and accessories from the 1940s. Collector Bianca Davitt is a WWII re-enactor and period costume enthusiast. Bianca explains ‘It still amazes me how the women... Read more…
Start: Thu, 3 April, 2014
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
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Discover fascinating facts and revealing details about life in Roman Havant as Senior County Archaeologist Dr Hannah Fluck discusses the recent discoveries in this area, including the Homewell House Well artefacts. Animal bones, a sword and a ring (pictured... Read more…
Start: Thu, 24 April, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
Cost: £5, £3 for FoHM Members
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Professor Sue Harper is Emeritus Professor of Film History at the University of Portsmouth; specializing in 1940s and 1950s movies. She has written a wide variety of books and articles on British cinema has lectured widely across Europe; and... Read more…
Start: Thu, 8 May, 2014 7:45 pm
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
Cost: £5, £3 for FoHM Members
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An entertaining hour with the unexpected. Have you ever wondered what strange goings on have occurred in England’s most famous Royal Palace? The main residence of our Queen is significant not only for its important historical past, but also... Read more…
Start: Fri, 16 May, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
Cost: £5

FREE FAMILY OPEN NIGHT – Ghostly Goings On!

Fri, 16 May, 2014 – Sat, 17 May, 2014

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  Have you ever wondered what goes on in a Museum once the sun goes down? Perhaps The Spring has a life of its own when the doors are locked and all the staff have gone home… Do artefacts... Read more…
Start: Fri, 16 May, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
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Discover the histories and mysteries of Nursery Rhymes with expert Tessa Daines. Join us for a unique talk that will cover the facts and fictions of the childhood rhymes we all know and love. Tessa will be displaying a... Read more…
Start: Thu, 12 June, 2014 7:45 pm
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
Cost: £5 (No Concessions)

Recent Archaeological Discoverys in Havant

Sat, 21 June, 2014 – Mon, 1 September, 2014

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This Summer The Spring will be hosting an exhibition of recent archaeological finds from the Havant area. This will include ancient items from the recent excavations at Warblington Roman Villa, where in recent years Chichester and District Archaeolgy Society... Read more…
Start: Sat, 21 June, 2014
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
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The Big Dig Your chance to be an Archaeologist for a day… Have you always wanted to know more about archaeology or find out more about Havant’s fascinating past? As part of National Archaeology Month local archaeologist Dr Hannah... Read more…
Start: Sat, 5 July, 2014 10:00 am
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
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A TALK BY JAMES KENNY Thursday 24 July 7.45pm Tickets: £5 no concessions In September 2013 a team of excavation volunteers led by James Kenny of the Chichester and District Archaeology Society began a new dig at Warblington Roman... Read more…
Start: Thu, 24 July, 2014 7:45 pm
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
Cost: £5

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