Silhill


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Fri Sep 4th Chris Dingley - TBA
Fri Oct 2nd John Ross - The Life and Times of Gilbert & Sullivan
Fri Nov 6th TBA -
Fri Dec 4th Christmas Dinner
Other Events
Tue Oct 20th Music Society - MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS - Solihull Library Theatre 2:30 P.M. Tickets £13:00

Touring with huge success since 2007, and now includes great new songs, costumes and routines. From the biggest nostalgia show producers in the UK, a stunning musical journey through the past six decades. To book a place contact Linda Hornby or to find out more about this production go to http://www.solihullartscomplex.co.uk/Arts/Memories-are-Made-of-This/3746
Outings
Mon Sep 7th DARWIN’S NAUTICAL DELIGHT. Details of Nautical Delight
Wed Sep 30th Globe and Rose Theatre Tours and Exhibition. Details of Sept Globe Trip
Mon Oct 19th Behind the scenes tour of the RSC Stratford upon Avon Details of behind the scenes tour
Mon Dec 21st Christmas Wassail at The Crescent Theatre, Birmingham 7.30pm
Fri Feb 19th Trip to Kingussie, Scotland (4 nights) Details of Kingussie trip
Bookworms
Mon Sep 14th Group B :- The Murder Bag by Tony Parsons
Mon Sep 14th GROUP A - When We Were Orphans by Ishiguro Kazuo - Pat O'Connor
Mon Oct 12th Group B - An Officer and a Spy by Robert Harris
Mon Nov 9th Group B - Suite Francais by Nemirovsky
Mon Dec 14th Group B -Each member of the group to come with a five minute talk about a book s/he wishes the group to read next - Talking Up Your Book Choice!
Gardening
Fri Sep 4th Core Mtg – Afternoon cream tea/light tea – Chateau Impney, Droitwich + gardens £14.95 pp (tbc) Max 15
Fri Oct 2nd Core Mtg + TALK - Dr Steve Reynolds – “Foliar Pests and foes plus What’s Up Doc plant clinic – take in poorly plants for diagnosis!
Fri Oct 23rd Batsford Arboretum – 10.00 am to 4.00 pm TBC
Fri Nov 6th Core Mtg – TALK – Celia Davis – “Wild bees and wasps in the garden”
Fri Dec 4th Core Xmas Meal
Fri Apr 22nd Floralies of Medieval Ghent, Belgium - 3 days. This opportunity comes round once every five years! Book early to avoid disappointment.
Photography
Mon Sep 7th CAMERA FUNCTIONS & REVIEW OF CEMETERY PHOTOS

Bring your manual if you have one, or look at the website for your camera for specific queries and print off the information, to discuss - Lead by Geoff Williams
Mon Oct 5th Review Picasa – bring your specific queries
Mon Nov 2nd Files, Folders and sub-folders – creating and using - Lead by Geoff Williams
Mon Dec 7th Review of the Year and a get together in a local pub – venue to be advised
Rummikub & Bananagram
Fri Sep 25th Meeting at the Dickens Heath Parish Rooms 2.00pm to 4.30pm
Fri Oct 30th Meeting at the Dickens Heath Parish Rooms 2.00pm to 4.30pm
Fri Nov 27th Meeting at the Dickens Heath Parish Rooms 2.00pm to 4.30pm
Walking
Thu Sep 10th Meet at 10.00 am at The Bear at Berkswell. 5.5 mile walk. Pub have given permission for us to park but cannot accommodate us for lunch so the Wilson's Arms at Knowle has been booked for 1.15 pm. Walk leaders Derek & Val Jacobs