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Events Programme for 2020

 

Here is our programme of events, in partnership with Guildford Borough Council – do come along!

 

 

Last updated: Feb. 12, 2020

 

 

     

Month

Public - do come along!

 

Members only - do join us!

 

 

In Guildford

 

In Freiburg

 

March

 

 

German dinner celebrating Freiburg's 900th anniversary in the Guildhall, High Street, Guildford. For details see here.

Wednesday 4 March:

6.30 for 7 pm

 

May


Public lecture on “The German Love Affair with Shakespeare” by Dr Ben Schofield of Kings College London University in the Council Chamber, Borough Council Offices, Millmead House, Millmead, Guildford GU2 4BB (free admission):

Wednesday 13 May: 7.15 pm

 

For details, see here

 

International twin town start-up network, Guildford’s participation managed by Guildford Borough Council:

 

7-10 May 

 

 

“DiverCity 2020 art-lab” – a collaborative workshop by young people from all 12 twin towns, facilitated by Freiburg, with performance, full details to follow:

 

8-25 May 

 

June

 

GTA stand at Picnic in the Castle Grounds (free admission):

 

Date to be confirmed

 

 

 

Exhibition of artworks from all of Freiburg’s 12 twin towns, including Guildford, in Meckelhalle

23 June – 23 July 

AGM in the Council Chamber, Borough Council Offices, Millmead House, Millmead, Guildford GU2 4BB:

 

Wednesday 24 June: 7.30pm
   

Festival of Choirs, Guildford Vox participating:

 

26-28 June

 

July

 

   

Partner Cities Fair in Rathausplatz, Guildford stand run by GTA and Guildford Borough Council (free admission):

 

10/11 July

 

 

    Members' trip to Freiburg, detailed programme to follow (includes visit to Partner Cities Fair):

 

9-13 July

August

 

 


 

 

Summer lunch:

Sunday 23 August

1-4pm

September

Heritage exhibition at Guildford House Gallery, 155 High Street, Guildford GU1 3AJ (free admission) – details to follow

 

Heritage exhibition tea party at Guildford House Gallery – details to follow

October

Public lecture on Beethoven - in celebration of his 250th anniversary year - by Prof Erik Levi of Royal Holloway, University of London at Council Chamber, Millmead (free admission):

Date to be advised

 

 

 

November

Mini German Christmas market in the Guildhall, High Street, Guildford GU1 3AA:

Sunday 29 November:
11am - 4pm

 

 

 

All enquiries to guildfordtwinning@gmail.com

 

Note: you may also like to click here to go to the British German Association's website, and see details of some of their forthcoming events.