Tuesday, 18 Jun 2019
 
 

Events & Functions Guide

Ipswich and Suffolk Club Events June 2019 | Print |

Club Restaurant & Bar

The Ipswich & Suffolk Club's Restaurant and Bar are open every weekday offering both traditional silver service and bistro style dining.

Bar open from 11am. Restaurant 12:30pm - 2:00pm.


Thursday 6th June - Speakers Lunch - John Barbour History beneath our feet

Everywhere we walk people have been there before. In the course of their walking, or even working in the fields; they have lost or discarded items of personal use. John will let you see and hold such items found with a metal detector over the past twenty five years ranging from the Iron age, Roman bronze and silver, medieval coinage and artefacts and see a PowerPoint show of a number of beautiful ancient items.

Pre-lunch drinks 11.45. Lunch 12.15pm. Cost: £17.00 per person.


Monday 10th June - Mahjong Group

Come and join John and Mo to this new addition to the Club calendar. With over 20 year’s experience John and Mo can teach absolute beginners and provide a forum for players who have some knowledge.

10.00am - 12.30pm. Entry cost including T&C is only £3.00 for Club members. £5.00 for non-member guest.


Wednesday 12th June - Scrabble Evening with Supper

Test your knowledge on a great fun evening.

Bar opens 6.30pm with a simple hot supper (diets catered for). Scrabble to follow. Entry cost including supper is only £13.00 with a prize for the winner.


Thursday 13th June - Bonhams Valuation Day

Regional specialists will be available between 10am and 2pm at the Ipswich and Suffolk Club to provide free and confidential advice on your jewellery, watches, silver, ceramics, fine art and other antiques. For larger items, a photograph should suffice. To avoid disappointment, appointments should be booked in advance with the Bonhams team directly on 01284 716190

First appointment 10.00am through to 2:00pm.


Thursday 13th June - Club Quiz Night

Come and join us for a great fun night with a team or we will create one for you. Including Hot supper. Prize for the best team.

Bar opens 7.00pm. Quiz 7.30pm. Cost: Only £15.00.


Monday 24th June - Mahjong Group

Come and join John and Mo to this new addition to the Club calendar. With over 20 year’s experience John and Mo can teach absolute beginners and provide a forum for players who have some knowledge.

10.00am - 12.30pm. Entry cost including T&C is only £3.00 for Club members. £5.00 for non-member guest.


Thursday 27th June - Speakers Lunch - Eve Regelous The History of Harrods

Before she retired from her business as a Professional Event Organiser, Eve worked closely with the world famous store, Harrods, for almost a decade. She now gives her unique insight into this incredible company and gives a glimpse behind the scenes of day- to-day life at Harrods.

Pre-lunch drinks 11.45. Lunch 12.15pm. Cost: £17.00 per person.


Saturday 29th June - ADDITIONAL EVENT - A thrilling programme of Russian Classics with the Ipswich Symphony Orchestra

We had an initial allocation of tickets for this highly anticipated event and owing to popular demand, have now been able to secure limited additional tickets. Join us for a pre-show supper at the Club followed by the evening's concert at The Ipswich Corn Exchange. The concert will include such classics as Shostakovich – Festive Overture, Rachmaninov – Piano Concerto no.2 with Award Winning International Pianist: Noriko Ogawa, Tchaikovsky – 5th Symphony.

Limited seats for fully inclusive 2 course supper and coffee along with concert ticket £31.50pp. Arrive 5.45pm. Supper 6.00pm. Show at Corn Exchange: 7.30pm.


Please click here to enquire about availability or to reserve your place at any of these events.


For further listings of forthcoming events, please visit the full social diary which can be accessed here

 
Snooker | Print |

snooker at the Ipswich and Suffolk ClubThe Ipswich and Suffolk Club boast a superb snooker facility with two first class tables in gererously proportioned adjacent rooms, conveniently located next to the club bar!

Here a thriving snooker section plays informally on a daily basis and throughout the year in club and inter-club competition.

The snooker section has for many years been under the capable stewardship of Snooker Captain Allan Williams, who with the help of the snooker committee makes sure that the full programme of matches are always well attended and much enjoyed by all.

 
Book Group | Print |

The Ipswich and Suffolk Club Book GroupOwing to their popularity, the Ipswich & Suffolk Club runs two Book Groups for the enjoyment of its members.

Running throughout the year, the Book Group operates on either the first or the third Wednesday of every month depending upon which group you join.

The club Book Groups see an eclectic range of modern and classic literature discussed by its members.

All members are welcome to come along and join the discussions plus enjoy an informal light lunch afterwards.

 

 
Bridge | Print |

Bridge at the Ipswich and Suffolk ClubCaptained by Maurice Barnes, the Ipswich and Suffolk Bridge Club meets every Tuesday morning for bridge in the Adam Room ahead of an enjoyable lunch in the club restaurant.

Here duplicate bridge is keenly contested by members and guests.

 
Golf | Print |

Regular golfing activity for members in IpswichMany of our members are keen amateur golfers and the club’s golf section provides regular opportunities to play in friendly competition.

Matches are played annually against local rivals, the Bury Farmers Club and the Colchester Garrison Officers Club and every year the Barnard Cup (stableford golf day) and Northgate Trophy (knockout) are keenly contested.

For more information about club Golf please contact our Captain of Golf, Allan Gosling. via the club general office.

 
Scrabble | Print |

Our Scrabble Club usually runs in the evening of the second Tuesday of the month.

Test your wordplay skills and knowledge against other club members at a great fun evening.

Bar opens 6.30pm with a hot supper (diets catered for) and Scrabble to follow.

 
Chess | Print |

Our Chess Club runs the second Wednesday of every month commencing 6:30pm and is open to all members whether you are a complete beginner, rusty player or more experienced as the group can cater for all levels and abilities. Please do bring along a board if you have one.

Please note that there is no catering at this event but the Club Bar will be open.

Any queries regarding this event should be directed to fellow club member Elizabeth Molander This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it