Silhill

Events


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Fri Sep 2nd Speaker Mr Dean Harris - Internation Search and Rescue
Fri Oct 7th Speaker Mr Andrew Lound - Titanic! The Return of a Dream
Fri Nov 4th Speaker Ms Diane Mannering - Our Monarchs...which were "Born to Rule"
Fri Dec 2nd Christmas Lunch
Outings
Wed Sep 7th Treasure Hunt in Lichfield Details of Treasure Hunt
Mon Sep 26th Titanic Experience and Giants Causeway.(3 nights)Details of Titanic Experience
Mon Oct 10th Queens 90th birthday celebration Music Hall and Lunch, Nailcote Hall.....Details for Nailcote Hall
Tue Dec 20th Xmas Wassail at The Crescent Theatre .Details for the Wassail
Mon Feb 20th
→Fri Feb 24th
Paignton.....(4 Nights at The Redcliffe Hotel)
Thu Mar 23rd Billy Elliot. Matinee at The Hippodrome......Details for Billy Elliot
Other Events
Sat Nov 19th 5TH ANNIVERSARY BARN DANCE - Oliver Bird Hall, Solihull
Outings
Wed Sep 7th Treasure Hunt in Litchfield Details of Treasure hunt
Wed Sep 21st Arts Appreciation. Lowry Centre. See Details of trip to The Lowry Centre
Mon Sep 26th
→Thu Sep 29th
Northern Ireland ( 3 nights ) Details of trip to Northern Ireland
Mon Oct 10th Nailcote hall Musical/Lunch Details of Nailcote Hall Musical
Wed Nov 30th Arts Appreciation trip to London. See Details London trip
Tue Dec 20th Xmas Wassail Details of Xmas Wassail
Mon Feb 20th
→Fri Feb 24th
Paignton (4 nights away)
Thu Mar 23rd Billy Elliot the musical Details of Billy Elliot
Art & Craft
Thu Sep 1st 1st meeting all welcome
Thu Sep 15th meeting at St. Margaret's church hall
Thu Oct 6th Meet at St. Margaret's church hall
Thu Oct 20th Meeting at St. Margaret's church hall
Arts Appreciation
Fri Sep 2nd Van Dyke to Lucien Freud, Birmingham. Details of BMAG Tour
Fri Sep 9th Discussion Group ANTIQUES ROAD SHOW See Schedule Discussion Group
Wed Sep 21st THE LOWRY CENTRE Details of trip to The Lowry Centre
Wed Sep 28th OOTS Haydn Concert. See Details of OOTS concerts
Wed Oct 12th OOTS Mozart Concert See Details of OOTS Concerts
Fri Oct 14th Discussion Group LOWRY See Schedule Discussion Group
Wed Nov 9th OOTS Bach Concert. See Details of OOTS Concerts
Fri Nov 11th Discussion Group DESERT ISLAND DISCS See Schedule Discussion Group
Tue Nov 15th The Tempest. Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Wed Nov 30th National Portrait Gallery London. Details LONDON trip
Wed Feb 22nd OOTS Mozart Concert. See Details of OOTS Concerts
Wed Apr 12th OOTS Tchaikovsky Concert. Details of OOTS Concerts
Wed May 24th OOTS Mozart Concert. Details of OOTS Concerts
Bookworms Groups A, B, C and D
Mon Sep 12th GROUP A - No meeting as many members will be on holiday,
Mon Sep 12th GROUP B - Go Set A Watchman - Harper Lee
Mon Sep 12th GROUPS Cand D - The Road Home - Rose Tremain
Mon Oct 10th GROUP A - Woman on the Edge of Time - by Marge Piercy - chosen by Janet.
Mon Oct 10th GROUP B - Unknown Terrorist - Richard Flanagan
Mon Oct 10th GROUPS Cand D - I Let you Go - Clare Mackintosh
Mon Oct 10th GROUPS Cand D - I Let you Go - Clare Mackintosh
Mon Nov 14th GROUP A - TBA (Linda)
Mon Nov 14th GROUP B - Us - David Nicholls
Mon Dec 12th GROUP A - Possession by A S Byatt chosen by Pauline W.
Mon Dec 12th GROUP B - The Shack - Paul Young
Mon Feb 13th GROUP A - Anna Karenina chosen by Julia
Cinema Club
Mon Aug 29th There is a good family film, Swallows and Amazons, based on the classic book.
It is screening at Solihull Cineworld on Monday 29th August.
Starts at 12.45 pm

For cheaper seats, pre book on line. Concessions.
We are in E8 & E9 & there are plenty of seats available.

Meet in the foyer 1230
Film starts at 12.45
Discussion approx at 2.50pm
Venue for discussion to be confirmed.

Please let me know if you are coming. Thank you. Wendy
Mon Sep 26th Programme to be advised
Mon Oct 24th Please note the change of date to the fourth Monday in the month, NOT the last Monday!
Mon Nov 28th Programme to be advised
Mon Dec 26th Boxing Day.
We hope you are having a great Christmas.
There will be NO Monday Matinee today.
Family History
Wed Aug 31st Family History Meeting 11.15 am Dickens Heath Parish Rooms
Thu Sep 15th Family History Meeting 10am Solihull Library
Gardening
Fri Sep 2nd Late Summer Lunch at Saxon Mill and local gardens walk . . . Details for Saxon Mill Late Summer Lunch.
Sat Sep 10th
→Sun Sep 11th
Details about Heritage Weekend
Fri Oct 7th 12.15 pm - Meeting in Community Hall - speaker - Mandy "Importance of Evergreens and early Spring interest"
Fri Oct 14th Westonbirt Arboretum . . . Details for Westonbirt Arboretum
Fri Nov 4th 12.15 pm - Meeting Community Hall - Talk by Chris Ward - Wildlife Gardening.
Fri Jun 2nd
→Mon Jun 5th
Trip to magical Alnwick Garden and Lindisfarne (Holy Island) in Northumbria. Details for this 4 day / 3 night coach trip to Alnwick Garden & Lindisfarne
Luncheon club
Fri Sep 23rd The Bull at Meridan, Main Rd, Meriden CV7 7NN telephone 01676 523798
12.15pm will need to pre order
Poetry Appreciation
Thu Sep 15th Poetry Appreciation meeting at 10.am. Usual venue.
Singing
Tue Aug 30th NO CHOIR REHEARSALS DURING AUGUST.
Tue Sep 6th 6:45pm. Choir Rehearsals Resume. Led by STEPHEN.
Sunday Lunch Club
Sun Sep 11th THE FIRST MEETING OF THE SUNDAY LUNCH GROUP WILL BE HELD ON SUNDAY 11th SEPTEMBER AT THE STABLES, COTTAGE FARM, HOCKLEY HEATH, B94 6DL. COST OF £11 INCLUDES MAIN COURSE, DESSERT AND TIP. DEPOSIT OF £2 REQUIRED.