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Events: Calendar September 2015

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Thursday 3 September 2015 1pm The Winding of the Elephant Automaton House & Garden Normal admission charges apply Book Online
Thursday 3 September 2015 8pm Così fan Tutte - Garsington Opera at Wormsley Music
Performance
Free (seats need to be reserved in advance, Book Online or call 01296 653226) Book Online
Friday 4 September 2015 10.45am-12.15pm. Coffee on arrival 10.15am Behind the Scenes Tours Collection
House & Garden
£23. NT Members - £15 Book Online
Friday 4 September 2015 2pm-4pm Windmill Hill Archive Public open afternoons Collection
House & Garden
Admission Free to Windmill Hill.
Friday 4 September 2015 Gates open 7pm, film starts at 8pm Summer Nights Film Screening: Singin' in the Rain (U) Music
Performance
£12 Book Online
Saturday 5 September 2015 10am to 5pm Chilli Festival Weekend Food & Wine
Family
Sales
Normal Garden admission charges apply - Adult: £8, Child: £4, Family: £20. Book Online
Saturday 5 September 2015 Gates open 7pm, film starts 8pm Summer Nights Film Screening: Into the Woods Music
Performance
£12 Book Online
Sunday 6 September 2015 10am to 5pm Chilli Festival Weekend Food & Wine
Family
Sales
Normal Garden admission charges apply - Adult: £8, Child: £4, Family: £20. Book Online
Wednesday 9 September 2015 10.45am-12.15pm. Coffee on arrival 10.15am Artist's Tour with Jane Wildgoose Collection
House & Garden
£23 includes Garden admission. £15 (National Trust members) Book Online
Thursday 10 September 2015 10.45am-12.15pm. Coffee on arrival 10.15am Study Sessions: Riches of the Earth Exhibition Tour Collection
House & Garden
£23.00 includes Gardens admission. £15 National Trust members & Art Fund members Book Online
Friday 11 September 2015 10.45am-12.15pm. Coffee on arrival 10.15am Study Sessions: Waddesdon at War Exhibition Tour Collection £31.20. Includes your house and garden admission. Book Online
Friday 11 September 2015 2pm-4pm Windmill Hill Archive Public open afternoons Collection
House & Garden
Admission Free to Windmill Hill.
Friday 11 September 2015 6.30pm Château Lafite Wine Dinner Food & Wine £85.00
Saturday 12 September 2015 10am-5pm Heritage Open Day with our local community and emergency services House & Garden
Family
Free
Saturday 12 September 2015 7.30pm Choral celebration with Voice Bucks Youth Choir Music
Performance
£15.00 Book Online
Sunday 13 September 2015 10.45am-12.15pm. Coffee on arrival 10.15am. Artist's Tour with Simon Periton Collection
House & Garden
£23. Includes your garden admission charge. Book Online
Thursday 17 September 2015 10.45am-12.15pm. Coffee on arrival 10.15am Study Sessions: Henry Moore - from paper to bronze 100 drawings Hill Arches and King & Queen Exhibition Tour Collection £23. Includes your garden admission charge (free for National Trust and Art Fund members) Book Online
Friday 18 September 2015 10.30am-5pm Seasonal photography workshops with Stuart Bebb House & Garden £92.20 per person. Includes your garden admission. Cancelled
Saturday 19 September 2015 7.30pm Wine Lovers' Weekend - An evening of Rothschild Classics from Bordeaux Food & Wine £75.00 Book Online
Sunday 20 September 2015 12noon Wine Lovers' Weekend - A tasting of Rothschild Classics from Bordeaux Food & Wine £25.00 Sold out
Wednesday 23 September 2015 10.30am-4pm Special Interest Day: The Drawings Cabinet at Waddesdon Manor Collection
House & Garden
£60 includes Gardens admission. £50 National Trust members & Art Fund members Book Online
Thursday 24 September 2015 10.30am-4pm Special Interest Day: High Tech for Life Collection
House & Garden
£60 includes Garden admission. £50 National Trust members & Art Fund members Book Online
Friday 25 September 2015 2pm-4pm Windmill Hill Archive Public open afternoons Collection
House & Garden
Admission Free to Windmill Hill.
Saturday 26 September 2015 7pm Parkinson's UK Spooky Sprint Family
Wednesday 30 September 2015 3.30-3.55pm Henry Moore: From Paper to Bronze Introductory Talk Collection Free. Normal House and Garden admission charges apply.
Thursday 1 October 2015 10.45am-12.15pm Study Session: British Portraits at Waddesdon (1 October) Collection
House & Garden
£31.20. Includes your house and garden admission. How to Book
Friday 2 October 2015 10.45am-12.15pm. Coffee on arrival 10.15am Behind the Scenes Tours Collection
House & Garden
£23. NT Members - £15 Book Online
Friday 2 October 2015 2pm-4pm Windmill Hill Archive Public open afternoons Collection
House & Garden
Admission Free to Windmill Hill.
Sunday 4 October 2015 12noon, 1pm, 2.30pm and 3.30pm Special Afternoon Teas with Live Music from Gary Mullins Music
Food & Wine
Family
£23.50, £18.50, £8.50. Normal Garden admission charges apply. How to Book
Wednesday 7 October 2015 10.45am-12.30pm and 2pm-4pm Specialist Study sessions with Sally Dormer: Illuminated Manuscripts Collection
House & Garden
£40.00, £70.00. Normal House and Gardens admission charges apply How to Book
Thursday 8 October 2015 10.45am-12.15pm, coffee on arrival Study Sessions - The Waddesdon Archive at Windmill Hill: Working at Waddesdon Collection
House & Garden
£23 includes Garden admission. £15 National Trust members & Art Fund members Book Online
Thursday 8 October 2015 10.30am-4pm Special Interest Day: Furniture Migrations Collection
House & Garden
£60 includes Garden admission. £50 National Trust members & Art Fund members Book Online
Friday 9 October 2015 10.45am-12.15pm. Coffee on arrival 10.15am Study Sessions: Renaissance Museum Exhibition Tour Collection
House & Garden
£23, £15 for National Trust members & Art Fund members Book Online
Friday 9 October 2015 2pm-4pm Windmill Hill Archive Public open afternoons Collection
House & Garden
Admission Free to Windmill Hill.
Saturday 10 October 2015 12noon Introduction to Rothschild Wine Food & Wine £35.00. Normal Garden admission charges apply. Book Online
Sunday 11 October 2015 12noon Cheese and Wine tasting with the Fine Cheese Company Food & Wine £20.00. Normal Garden admission charges apply. Book Online
Sunday 11 October 2015 12noon, 1pm, 2.30pm and 3.30pm Special Afternoon Teas with Live Music from Gary Mullins Music
Food & Wine
Family
£23.50, £18.50, £8.50. Normal Garden admission charges apply. How to Book
Friday 16 October 2015 2pm-4pm Windmill Hill Archive Public open afternoons Collection
House & Garden
Admission Free to Windmill Hill.
Friday 16 October 2015 7.30pm for 8pm dinner Game Dinner at The Five Arrows Hotel Food & Wine
Five Arrows
£40.00, £175.00 for two adults sharing.
Sunday 18 October 2015 12noon, 1pm, 2.30pm and 3.30pm Special Afternoon Teas with Live Music from Gary Mullins Music
Food & Wine
Family
£23.50, £18.50, £8.50. Normal Garden admission charges apply. How to Book
Wednesday 21 October 2015 10.15am-12.15pm Study Sessions: Rubies and Rogues - The Smoking Room Jewels (October) Collection
House & Garden
£15.00. Normal House and Garden admission charges apply. Sold out
Wednesday 21 October 2015 3.30-3.55pm Henry Moore: From Paper to Bronze Introductory Talk Collection Free. Normal House and Garden admission charges apply.
Friday 23 October 2015 2pm-4pm Windmill Hill Archive Public open afternoons Collection
House & Garden
Admission Free to Windmill Hill.
Wednesday 4 November 2015 10.30am-4pm Christmas Cookery School Food & Wine £45.00. Garden admission charges also apply How to Book
Thursday 5 November 2015 10.30am -
4.30pm
Christmas Cookery School Food & Wine £45.00. Garden admission charges also apply How to Book
Friday 6 November 2015 10.30am -
4.30pm
Christmas Cookery School Food & Wine £45.00. Garden admission charges also apply How to Book
Saturday 7 November 2015 7.30pm Champagne Lovers' Dinner Food & Wine £95 per person Sold out
Wednesday 18 November 2015 10am-
5pm
Christmas Fair 2015 House & Garden
Food & Wine
Sales
Normal admission charges apply
Thursday 19 November 2015 10am-
5pm
Christmas Fair 2015 House & Garden
Food & Wine
Sales
Normal admission charges apply
Friday 20 November 2015 10am to 7pm Christmas Fair 2015 House & Garden
Food & Wine
Sales
Normal admission charges apply
Friday 20 November 2015 10.15-12.45pm Clocks and Automata Lectures Collection
House & Garden
£15. Normal Garden admission charges apply How to Book
Friday 20 November 2015 10.15-4pm Special Interest Day: Clocks and Automata Collection
House & Garden
£60, £50 Sold out
Saturday 21 November 2015 10am to 7pm Christmas Fair 2015 House & Garden
Food & Wine
Sales
Normal admission charges apply
Sunday 22 November 2015 10am to 7pm Christmas Fair 2015 House & Garden
Food & Wine
Sales
Normal admission charges apply
Wednesday 25 November 2015 10am to 5pm Christmas Fair 2015 House & Garden
Food & Wine
Sales
Normal admission charges apply
Thursday 26 November 2015 10am to 5pm Christmas Fair 2015 House & Garden
Food & Wine
Sales
Normal admission charges apply
Thursday 26 November 2015 10.30am-4.00pm Special Interest Day: Housekeeping at Waddesdon, Then and Now Collection
House & Garden
£60 includes Garden admission charges. £50 National Trust members & Art Fund members Book Online
Friday 27 November 2015 10am to 7pm Christmas Fair 2015 House & Garden
Food & Wine
Sales
Normal admission charges apply
Saturday 28 November 2015 10am to 7pm Christmas Fair 2015 House & Garden
Food & Wine
Sales
Normal admission charges apply
Sunday 29 November 2015 10am to 7pm Christmas Fair 2015 House & Garden
Food & Wine
Sales
Normal admission charges apply
Wednesday 2 December 2015 10am to 5pm Christmas Fair 2015 House & Garden
Food & Wine
Sales
Normal admission charges apply
Thursday 3 December 2015 10am to 5pm Christmas Fair 2015 House & Garden
Food & Wine
Sales
Normal admission charges apply
Friday 4 December 2015 10am to 7pm Christmas Fair 2015 House & Garden
Food & Wine
Sales
Normal admission charges apply
Saturday 5 December 2015 10am to 7pm Christmas Fair 2015 House & Garden
Food & Wine
Sales
Normal admission charges apply
Sunday 6 December 2015 10am to 7pm Christmas Fair 2015 House & Garden
Food & Wine
Sales
Normal admission charges apply