Alnwick

ARCHITECTURE

ARCHITECTURE GROUP. Meet usually 4th Thursday.

This is a group for anyone who enjoys looking at, and finding out about, buildings.

Venue: St Michael’s Church Hall, (the small hall at the rear), junction of Canongate/Walkergate, Alnwick, 2 to 4 pm. DUE TO COVID RESTRICTIONS - from October 2021 - for a period, presentations will take place in the Large Hall.

.For programme dates and topics prior to this click on: Previous Architecture Programmes
DATE 2021 ARCHITECTURE GROUP - 2021 PROGRAMME
.MEETINGS – generally at 2pm every 4th Thursday
.The New Year begins with buildings that have been constructed since 1900.
14th January – 11am Some modern buildings, part 1 (Peter) ZOOM
28th January The Pompidou Centre in Paris and its place in modern French architecture (George) ZOOM
11th February Some modern buildings, part 2 (Peter) ZOOM
25th February T Dan Smith & the Brasilia of the North – 1970s Newcastle (Andy) ZOOM
11th March The Architect I M Pei (Maureen) ZOOM
25th March The Bauhaus movement (Barbara) ZOOM
8th April ‘Pevsner’s Buildings of England’, the updated new volume on County Durham including places visited by Alnwick u3a (Peter)ZOOM
22nd April The Aesthetics and Design of Bridges (Alan)ZOOM
13th May ECO buildings worldwide (Maureen)ZOOM
27th May NO MEETING
10th June Sir Edwin Lutyens (Peter)ZOOM
24th June Bridges 2 (Alan)ZOOM
8th July NO MEETING.
22nd July Garden ornaments and their contribution to the gardens of country housesZOOM
12th August NO MEETING
26th August Discussion about future group activities & the buildings of Bletchley ParkZOOM
23rd September NO MEETING.
.MEETINGS TO RETURN TO MONTHLY AT ST MICHAELS
28th October An Architectural Walk around Alnwick, possible lunch afterwards? MORNING EVENT
25th November The Buildings of Orkney St Michaels normal time

THIS LINK GIVES AN OVERVIEW OF THE ACTIVITIES OF ALL GROUPS DURING THE PERIOD OF COVID 19 RESTRICTIONS: ZOOM CONFERENCING and other means

Group Contacts:
• Existing Members refer to Yellow Booklet (or any ‘update’ given via Newsletter/or Monthly Meeting)
• Potential New Members click on the ‘Contact’ menu above.
• The overall coordinator of ALL groups can be contacted via the following link: THE GROUPS CO-ORDINATOR

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LUNCH SOCIAL GROUP Mahjong Painting & Drawing PHILOSOPHY
POETRY 1 POETRY 2 POPULAR CLASSICAL MUSIC SCIENCE
SHORT WALKS SOCIAL EVENING Spanish Ukulele
WALKING
More Group Pages
A1 - ZOOM by various groups ARCHAEOLOGY
ARCHITECTURE ART APPRECIATION
BOOK GROUP 1 BOOK GROUP 2 (Fairfields)
BOOK GROUP 3 (St Michael's) Bridge
CREATIVE WRITING French
German HERB GROUP - Exploring Plant Medicines
HISTORY LATIN ADVANCED GROUP
LATIN FOR IMPROVERS Line Dancing
LUNCH SOCIAL GROUP Mahjong
Painting & Drawing PHILOSOPHY
POETRY 1 POETRY 2
POPULAR CLASSICAL MUSIC SCIENCE
SHORT WALKS SOCIAL EVENING
Spanish Ukulele
WALKING