Things to do in Dorset this weekend
PUBLISHED: 09:56 14 January 2019
Great things to do in Dorset this weekend: art exhibitions, walks, concerts, theatre, places to visit and other events and ideas
THE LIFT OF PURBECK AND WHY IT IS SO SPECIAL
Discover wild Purbeck in this illustrated talk by wildlife expert Bob Gibbons. 7.30pm, Allendale Centre, Wimborne. Find out more at dorsetwildlifetrust.org.uk
THE EDUARDO NIEBLA EXPERIENCE
The legendary flamenco jazz guitar virtuoso performs tracks from his latest album at Dorchester Corn Exchange.
Box office 01305 266926
NORDIC WALKING TASTER SESSIONS AT CORFE CASTLE
Learn a new skill or brush up on your technique with a Nordic walking expert followed by coffee and cake. Suitable for all levels of fitness, runs 9.30 – 11.30am. Cost £15. Booking essential on 0344 2491895
SUNRISE WALK AT STUDLAND
Join a wildlife expert on this 8am sunrise walk around the Studland Peninsula followed by breakfast. Cost £25. Booking essential on 01929 450500
19 – 26 January
Boo, hiss and cheer as good triumphs over evil in this rags-to-riches tale from the award-winning Highcliffe Charity Players in what promises to be pure panto gold.
Regent Theatre, Christchurch 01202 499199
THE INCREDIBLE MRS VAN DER ELST
Brian Bates tells the story of the former scullery maid who spent a quarter of a century campaigning against the death penalty. Starts 1pm, includes soup and roll, Shire Hall Historic Courthouse Museum, Dorchester.
Booking 01305 261849