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ARCHAEOLOGY

ARCHAEOLOGY

Meetings normally held between 2-4pm on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at St Michael's Church Hall, in the small hall at the rear, but refer to programme below for further detail including field trips. Field Trips usually begin in the morning.

From May 2020 meetings by ZOOM started at 4pm. FROM SEPTEMBER 2021 MEETINGS returned to St Michael's starting at 2pm. See right hand column for details.

.Donations may be requested from time to time for expenses of visiting speakers.
.For programme dates prior to this click on: PREVIOUS ARCHAEOLOGY PROGRAMMES
DATE 2020 ARCHAEOLOGY GROUP - 2020 PROGRAMME
17th November: at 4pm Zoom Meeting BUTRINT - a UNESCO World Heritage Centre was an ancient Greek and later Roman city and bishopric in Epirus. It is situated in southern Albania close to the border with Greece. (Presentation by Jane Glass). ZOOM
15th December: at 4pm XMAS QUIZ VIA ZOOM. (Presentation John G with the help of members). Link: XMAS QUIZ 2020 - with the answersZOOM
DATE 2021 ARCHAEOLOGY GROUP - 2021 PROGRAMME - ALL MEETINGS BY ZOOM until further notice
19th January: at 4pmA REVIEW OF THE LAST 12 MONTHS & DISCUSSION (Presentation by John G).ZOOM
16th February at 11am Origins of the Silk Road. Part 1 Persia - NOTE TIME CHANGE JUST FOR TODAY. (Presentation by Pat Ashton) ZOOM
16th March at 4pm Dolmen de Menga, Antequera, Spain (Presentation by George Ellames) ZOOM
20th April at 4pm Trier and Volterra (Presentation by Maureen Sayers) ZOOM
18th May at 4pm Temples of Tamil Nadu (Presentation by Trevor Robinson) ZOOM
15th June at 4pm Otzi, the Iceman (Presentation by Anne McMillan) ZOOM
20th July at 4pm The Qin Emperor's Tomb (Presentation by Tessa Nichol) ZOOM
17th August at 4pm The Wall Game - Condercum Roman Fort and Temple (Presentation by Barbara Wood) ZOOM
21st September at 2pm Meeting deferred due to technical difficultiesSt Michael's Main Hall
19th October at 2pm Anglo-Saxon Sites in Northumberland and Durham (Presentation by Peter Carter) St Michael's Main Hall
16th November at 2pm XMAS QUIZ (Presentation George E. with the help of members) – CANCELLED due to unforeseen circumstances – to be rearranged St Michael's Main Hall
21st December NO MEETINGNO MEETING
DATE 2022 ARCHAEOLOGY GROUP - 2022 PROGRAMME
18th January at 2pm Angkor Wat (Trevor Robinson) St Michael's
15th February at 2pm Seaton Sluice and the Glassworks (Andy Griffin) St Michael's
15th March at 2pm Silk Road 2 (Pat Ashton) St Michael's

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 ALNWICK u3a WELCOME PACK (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

For various other links - see the right-hand sidebar of this page (or the page bottom on a phone).

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More Group Pages
A1 - ZOOM by various groups ARCHAEOLOGY ARCHITECTURE ART APPRECIATION
BOOK GROUP 1 BOOK GROUP 2 (Fairfields) BOOK GROUP 3 (St Michael Bridge
CREATIVE WRITING Cribbage French Geology (in abeyance)
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
More Group Pages
A1 - ZOOM by various groups ARCHAEOLOGY
ARCHITECTURE ART APPRECIATION
BOOK GROUP 1 BOOK GROUP 2 (Fairfields)
BOOK GROUP 3 (St Michael Bridge
CREATIVE WRITING Cribbage
French Geology (in abeyance)
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