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Hertford is a historical city that houses numerous landmarks. Use our handy site to find out what's on in Hertford and Ware, from charity quiz nights at Stevenage Borough Football Club to ghost walks hosted by the Hertford Tourist Office. The city of Hertford is rumoured to be haunted, but don't let the fear of paranormal presences stop you from enjoying wedding shows, networking brunches, and football games throughout the year.
General Events
Hertford is my Home
  • Tuesday 25th January, 10:00am - Until Sunday 10th April, 5:00pm
This exhibition by Hertford Museum, both here at the museum and online, shares stories of arrival and making a home in Hertford. View event
The Holocaust
  • Thursday 27th January 7:00pm until 8:00pm
Thursday 27th January at 7pm Online via Teams View event
Fever! The History of Disease in Herts (online event)
  • Thursday 27th January 7:30pm until 8:30pm
This talk traces the many diseases and epidemics that have affected Hertfordshire since the 1300s. We'll be exploring original records to find out how local people were affected by the 'swetyng sycknesse',... View event
Toddler Tuesday: Chinese New Year!
Join us for crafts, singing, stories and fun for the Under 4s! £4 per child, includes a drink and a snack. View event
Getting started at HALS Feb 2022 (online event)
  • Monday 7th February 10:00am until 11:00am
A free guide to researching our archive and local studies resources. View event
A Celebration of Writing
  • Monday 7th February 7:45pm until 9:00pm
with Kings Langley Community Library via Zoom Monday 7th February View event
London Online Speed Dating
Have you always wanted to try Speed Dating, but don’t want to – or can’t – leave home to do it? Could you do with some help to meet like-minded singles near you? View event
Artist in Residence
North Watford Library Wednesday 9th February Monday 14th February View event
My Story Take over
  • Thursday 17th February 11:00am until 4:00pm
Hatfield Library Thursday 17th February 11am to 4pm View event
My Story Take Over with Alex McIntyre
  • Thursday 17th February 11:00am until 4:00pm
Hatfield Library Thursday 17th February 11am to 4pm View event
My Story Take Over with Kerry Lanigan-Coyte
  • Thursday 17th February 11:00am until 4:00pm
Hatfield Library Thursday 17th February 11am to 4pm View event
My Story Take Over with Heba Rena Yassin
  • Thursday 17th February 11:00am until 4:00pm
Hatfield Library Thursday 17th February 11am to 4pm View event
Do, Make & Mend: pin cushions
  • Friday 18th February 2:00pm until 3:30pm
We'll be learning about zero waste living in the past and making pin cushions from recycled materials. All welcome! All materials and equipment supplied. View event
Protest and Change: Hertfordshire people taking a stand (online event)
  • Thursday 24th February 7:30pm until 8:30pm
In the half century since the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality in England, views and laws have shifted. Join us online for this talk as we chart a course through the Wolfenden Report, Section... View event
Getting started at HALS March 2022 (online event)
  • Tuesday 1st March 7:30pm until 8:30pm
A free guide to researching our archive and local studies resources View event
Hertfordshire's Masonic Connection (online event)
  • Wednesday 9th March 7:30pm until 8:30pm
This talk delves into the history of Freemasonry and its connection to Hertfordshire that has existed since the mid-18th century, whilst exploring some of their practices and secrets. Discover original... View event
Honouring the Fallen (online event)
  • Wednesday 23rd March 7:30pm until 8:30pm
This illustrated talk by Dr Roger Bowdler looks at the origins, symbolism and design of war memorials and explores the attitudes brought to them today, a century on from the Armistice. View event